Concentration Training as a necessity

When you initially start concentration training, since it’s a slow incremental change, you don’t notice the big changes immediately. You only notice them over time… or, more quickly, if you are particularly in tune with your mental processes. But,...

Why mind power for personal magnetism?

One of my main questions early on in my training was: “Why do I need to develop my mind power, Will and concentration if all I want is personal magnetism?” Don’t get me wrong, I absolutely LOVED the exercises on mind power, concentration and Will. I...

The discipline of a kung-fu master, the focus of a zen monk

This week we’ve been discussing about the power of concentration and focus. On Tuesday, we talked about it on more general terms, yesterday we discussed the initial 20 minutes and the buildup of mental energy. Today we are going to talk about how you already...

The first 20 minutes

Yesterday I wrote about the power of mind control and focus. Today we are going to discuss one of the hardest aspects of concentration: the first 20 minutes.The first 20 minutes are the hardest on any concentration effort. This is when the flood of mental...

Mind Control in Daily Life

To develop a certain degree of control over your own mind is not just a matter of personal magnetism or charisma. Sure, control over your own mind is necessary to develop your magnetism. No doubt about it. It’s hard to focus on your energy and influence when...