Life Is A Marathon: Life Coaching | Mentoring | Personal Development | Positive Thinking | Personal Branding

by Bruce Van Horn: Life Coach, Motivational Speaker, Thought Leader, Entrepreneur, Spiritual Teacher, Cancer Survivor

Life Is A Marathon: Life Coaching | Mentoring | Personal Development | Positive Thinking | Personal Branding
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 415
  • Last: 12 Mar 2018
The Life is a Marathon show gives you inspiration, motivation, and resources to empower you to thrive and win in the marathon we call “life!” Bruce Van Horn is a Transformational Life Coach, Mentor, Thought Leader, Best-Selling Author, Empowering and Motivational Speaker, Dad, and Marathon runner who loves you too much to let you live an ordinary life. His personal motto is "Life is a Marathon, so let's train for it!" He brings his respected insight, wisdom, perspective, thought leadership, and storytelling abilities to this podcast to share with you information, life training tips, entertaining and heart-warming stories with the goal of helping you to transform your life, change your ordinary life into Extraordinary, build your self-esteem, recognize your value to the world, and live as the fullest expression of who you were created to be. Your thinking defines who you are in every way. Your mindset, how you think about yourself, others, and the world around you, effects your self-esteem, self-image and self-worth and personal branding. It also controls the way you perceive the world and how you interact with others. You can change your life by changing your thoughts. Use this podcast as your personal mentoring program as you transform your life by the renewing of your mind. When you find peace within yourself, know your life's purpose, and have a clear vision of what you want in life, you will have the emotional endurance to go the distance in life!

Episodes (415)

  • LIAM 414 – Self-Employed Mindset
    LIAM 414 – Self-Employed Mindset
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    Published: 12 Mar 2018 Duration: 50:02
    Regardless of who signs your paycheck or where you go to work each day, you are self-employed. You represent the greatest business ever created: YOU! If you feel trapped in your job because there is little opportunity for advancement, it's ... Read more →
    Regardless of who signs your paycheck or where you go to work each day, you are self-employed. You represent the greatest business ever created: YOU! If you feel trapped in your job because there is little opportunity for advancement, it's ... Read more →

  • LIAM 413 – Personal Branding: Why it Matters
    LIAM 413 – Personal Branding: Why it Matters
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    Published: 8 Mar 2018 Duration: 48:47
    There is a lot of confusion and mixed messages about what a "brand" is and what "personal branding" means. It's all very simple. Everything is energy. A "brand" is the energy a person feels after interacting with a company, their product, o... Read more →
    There is a lot of confusion and mixed messages about what a "brand" is and what "personal branding" means. It's all very simple. Everything is energy. A "brand" is the energy a person feels after interacting with a company, their product, o... Read more →

  • LIAM 412 – Lotus Eaters and Mega Malls
    LIAM 412 – Lotus Eaters and Mega Malls
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    Published: 6 Mar 2018 Duration: 31:20
    Mega Malls have just about everything a person could want: food, clothing, furniture, entertainment, and some even have hotels attached to them. You could live in a Mega Mall. In the Odyssey, Odysseus and his crew landed on the island of th... Read more →
    Mega Malls have just about everything a person could want: food, clothing, furniture, entertainment, and some even have hotels attached to them. You could live in a Mega Mall. In the Odyssey, Odysseus and his crew landed on the island of th... Read more →

  • LIAM 411 – What State Do You Live In?
    LIAM 411 – What State Do You Live In?
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    Published: 2 Mar 2018 Duration: 55:41
    What state do you live in? I don't mean geographically; I mean energetically, emotionally, and spiritually. When we are born, we have no real ego or self-concept; we live predominately in the Theta energy. As we grow and form our self-conce... Read more →
    What state do you live in? I don't mean geographically; I mean energetically, emotionally, and spiritually. When we are born, we have no real ego or self-concept; we live predominately in the Theta energy. As we grow and form our self-conce... Read more →

  • LIAM 410 – Be Careful What You Want
    LIAM 410 – Be Careful What You Want
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    Published: 27 Feb 2018 Duration: 56:40
    I meet people who are very passionate about their goals. They want more money, better relationships, to lose weight, etc. Or maybe they don't... People often hit their goals and then lose the money or put the weight back on, and then start ... Read more →
    I meet people who are very passionate about their goals. They want more money, better relationships, to lose weight, etc. Or maybe they don't... People often hit their goals and then lose the money or put the weight back on, and then start ... Read more →

  • LIAM 409 – Static and Red Herrings
    LIAM 409 – Static and Red Herrings
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    Published: 23 Feb 2018 Duration: 41:44
    It can be frustrating to hear your favorite song playing on a radio station that has a lot of static in the broadcast. The static keeps you from hearing the beauty and purity of the music. A "red herring" is a technique used by writers and ... Read more →
    It can be frustrating to hear your favorite song playing on a radio station that has a lot of static in the broadcast. The static keeps you from hearing the beauty and purity of the music. A "red herring" is a technique used by writers and ... Read more →

  • LIAM 408 – Meditation and Mindfulness
    LIAM 408 – Meditation and Mindfulness
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    Published: 20 Feb 2018 Duration: 55:19
    You will know true peace when the circumstances of the external or physical world do not change your internal state of being. In order to do this, however, you need to focus on and develop your internal state of being. Through the practice ... Read more →
    You will know true peace when the circumstances of the external or physical world do not change your internal state of being. In order to do this, however, you need to focus on and develop your internal state of being. Through the practice ... Read more →

  • LIAM 407 – Green Focus Power Hour
    LIAM 407 – Green Focus Power Hour
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    Published: 16 Feb 2018 Duration: 54:22
    Sun Tzu wrote: "Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win." Most people are the defeated warriors who roll out of bed after hitting the snooze button 3 times, then scrambl... Read more →
    Sun Tzu wrote: "Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win." Most people are the defeated warriors who roll out of bed after hitting the snooze button 3 times, then scrambl... Read more →

  • LIAM 406 – Let It Go
    LIAM 406 – Let It Go
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    Published: 13 Feb 2018 Duration: 58:46
    We all know the phrase "thoughts become things." It is true: everything that exists started as a thought. However, scientists have proven that thoughts and emotions in the human body emit a specific energy wave, each having its own unique v... Read more →
    We all know the phrase "thoughts become things." It is true: everything that exists started as a thought. However, scientists have proven that thoughts and emotions in the human body emit a specific energy wave, each having its own unique v... Read more →

  • LIAM 405 – Name Your Ego
    LIAM 405 – Name Your Ego
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    Published: 9 Feb 2018 Duration: 47:49
    We fear what we do not understand, and we do not understand what we do not know. God told Adam to name everything in the garden; explorers and scientists give everything they discover a name. Giving something a name helps us know what it is... Read more →
    We fear what we do not understand, and we do not understand what we do not know. God told Adam to name everything in the garden; explorers and scientists give everything they discover a name. Giving something a name helps us know what it is... Read more →

  • LIAM 404 – Diet and Exercise for Spiritual Growth
    LIAM 404 – Diet and Exercise for Spiritual Growth
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    Published: 6 Feb 2018 Duration: 47:50
    Do you realize that you cannot achieve a state of enlightenment without taking care of your body? In this life, we have a body. That body is the vehicle through which we experience the physical, emotional, and spiritual. In this episode, I ... Read more →
    Do you realize that you cannot achieve a state of enlightenment without taking care of your body? In this life, we have a body. That body is the vehicle through which we experience the physical, emotional, and spiritual. In this episode, I ... Read more →

  • LIAM 403 – 7 Steps to Stress Mastery
    LIAM 403 – 7 Steps to Stress Mastery
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    Published: 1 Feb 2018 Duration: 01:05:44
    How's your stress management plan working for you? People think that stress is just a reality that we need to learn how to deal with or manage. The truth is, stress is not real and can be mastered. This episode kicks off a new series on "Th... Read more →
    How's your stress management plan working for you? People think that stress is just a reality that we need to learn how to deal with or manage. The truth is, stress is not real and can be mastered. This episode kicks off a new series on "Th... Read more →

  • LIAM 402 – The Four Agreements
    LIAM 402 – The Four Agreements
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    Published: 29 Jan 2018 Duration: 55:01
    Years ago, I was introduced to the book The Four Agreements, by don Miguel Ruiz. The book seriously challenged me to look deeply into my beliefs and my behaviors, my "agreements with reality." I quickly discovered I had several agreements t... Read more →
    Years ago, I was introduced to the book The Four Agreements, by don Miguel Ruiz. The book seriously challenged me to look deeply into my beliefs and my behaviors, my "agreements with reality." I quickly discovered I had several agreements t... Read more →

  • LIAM 401 – The Domestication of Man
    LIAM 401 – The Domestication of Man
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    Published: 18 Jan 2018 Duration: 57:44
    You did not choose your language, your name, or almost everything you believe about yourself, others, and the way the world works. You were taught these things by your parents and other adults when you were a child. You were domesticated th... Read more →
    You did not choose your language, your name, or almost everything you believe about yourself, others, and the way the world works. You were taught these things by your parents and other adults when you were a child. You were domesticated th... Read more →

  • LIAM 400 – The Origin of Fear
    LIAM 400 – The Origin of Fear
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    Published: 5 Jan 2018 Duration: 52:33
    Do you live in fear? Your initial response may be "no," but fear is a sneaky energy that shows up in the most unexpected places. Our desire to belong to a certain group, wear certain clothes, have certain friends, etc., is a desire that oft... Read more →
    Do you live in fear? Your initial response may be "no," but fear is a sneaky energy that shows up in the most unexpected places. Our desire to belong to a certain group, wear certain clothes, have certain friends, etc., is a desire that oft... Read more →

  • LIAM 399 – 2017 in Review
    LIAM 399 – 2017 in Review
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    Published: 29 Dec 2017 Duration: 53:28
    My word for 2017 was "Harvest" and what an amazing year of harvest it was! As I look back over the year, I am in awe of the people, events, and circumstances that came as the direct result of seeds I had planted in years prior. In one case,... Read more →
    My word for 2017 was "Harvest" and what an amazing year of harvest it was! As I look back over the year, I am in awe of the people, events, and circumstances that came as the direct result of seeds I had planted in years prior. In one case,... Read more →

  • Bonus: What Does it Mean to Break Free?
    Bonus: What Does it Mean to Break Free?
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    Published: 26 Dec 2017 Duration: 24:54
    This is a bonus episode recorded by my partner, Bill Cortright, to answer the many questions we have received regarding our "A Weekend to Break Free!" event coming up on February 16-18, 2018, in Minneapolis, MN. Listen on iTunes or Listen t... Read more →
    This is a bonus episode recorded by my partner, Bill Cortright, to answer the many questions we have received regarding our "A Weekend to Break Free!" event coming up on February 16-18, 2018, in Minneapolis, MN. Listen on iTunes or Listen t... Read more →

  • LIAM 398 – What’s Your Christmas Story?
    LIAM 398 – What’s Your Christmas Story?
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    Published: 23 Dec 2017 Duration: 50:44
    There's a very specific reason Christmas is celebrated on December 25th. In the northern hemisphere, it is 3 days after the Winter Solstice, the darkest day of the year. It is the first day that humans can really perceive the shift from dar... Read more →
    There's a very specific reason Christmas is celebrated on December 25th. In the northern hemisphere, it is 3 days after the Winter Solstice, the darkest day of the year. It is the first day that humans can really perceive the shift from dar... Read more →

  • LIAM 397 – Restoration vs. Transformation
    LIAM 397 – Restoration vs. Transformation
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    Published: 18 Dec 2017 Duration: 40:41
    Restoring old photographs, furniture, or automobiles can be a fun and even creative hobby. Restoring health to a place where growth can begin again is a good thing. However, when we are trying to restore something, like a relationship or tr... Read more →
    Restoring old photographs, furniture, or automobiles can be a fun and even creative hobby. Restoring health to a place where growth can begin again is a good thing. However, when we are trying to restore something, like a relationship or tr... Read more →

  • LIAM 396 – I Don’t Live There Anymore
    LIAM 396 – I Don’t Live There Anymore
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    Published: 12 Dec 2017 Duration: 44:24
    I am a man who has done things that I am not proud of. However, if you go looking for me because you have things to say to me about who I was then, you won't find me. I don't live there anymore. Self-forgiveness is the greatest gift you can... Read more →
    I am a man who has done things that I am not proud of. However, if you go looking for me because you have things to say to me about who I was then, you won't find me. I don't live there anymore. Self-forgiveness is the greatest gift you can... Read more →

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