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by Hale Dwoskin
Avoid the 5 Most Common Wealth and Success Myths that keep 90% of People in a State of Lack, and Join the Ranks of the 10% who Manifest the Life of their Dreams!
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com . yet elegant method enables you to let go of any unwanted feeling or emotion right in the moment. 60 Tortilla Drive. Sedona. For more than three decades. transforming their lives dramatically in the process. The Sedona Method is the “vaccine for emotional turmoil” that returns you to the power of your True Presence.sedona. Arizona. Hale Dwoskin Hale Dwoskin is the New York Times best-selling author of The Sedona Method. Hale has taught The Sedona Method to hundreds of thousands of people worldwide. This amazingly simple. based in Sedona. and co-author of the bestselling Happiness Is Free: And It’s Easier than You Think. AZ 86336 • 888.About the author. Hale is one of the original 24 teachers from the blockbuster book and movie.282. The Secret and a founding member of the Transformational Leadership Council.5656 • www. 2 Copyright © 2009 Sedona Training Associates. All rights reserved. He is the CEO and Director of Training at Sedona Training Associates.
There may be some truth to this.Dear Reader. 60 Tortilla Drive. You can ﬁnd thousands of wealth and success seminars and self-help courses wherever you look—along with hundreds of thousands of people taking these courses on a regular basis. Obviously. Sedona. wealth and success come more naturally to the few than to the many.5656 • www. Or do they? What is the ultimate deﬁning factor that separates the wealthiest and most successful individuals from the other 90% of the population? Many people say it’s education. the numbers remain fairly constant across the board: Approximately 10% of the richest adults in the world own 85% of our global resources. but it’s not the ultimate deﬁning factor. Yet. 3 Copyright © 2009 Sedona Training Associates.sedona. All rights reserved. AZ 86336 • 888.282. How do you know? Step into any one of those wealth-building mega-seminars and take a closer look.com .
282. as they say.” the one arguing will say.sedona. Other common responses to the what’s-the-diﬀerence question may sound like this: “It takes money to make money—and I just don’t have it. but never do anything spectacular with what he’s received. The other student. The same education. when you argue for your limitations. One of the students had emotional barriers that prevented him from acting when the time was most opportune. One will learn a lot and feel like he got great value. simply moved forward according to plan and reaped the rewards of doing so. AZ 86336 • 888. and time to implement their newly-found knowledge. you always win. the same educational materials.” Examine two students sitting side by side. “My life is so busy just making a living that I don’t have time to be wealthy and successful!” Unfortunately.“I don’t have enough (education / money / time… ﬁll in the blank) to become wealthy and successful. Two similar students. “But you don’t understand. All rights reserved.5656 • www. 60 Tortilla Drive. resources and opportunity.” Or even. from moving forward when the light was green. creative inspiring ideas. now receiving the same motivational pep talk. from trusting his gut.com 4 . The other one? He’ll triple his income with just a single idea and become a powerhouse in his ﬁeld. without the conﬂicting thoughts and feelings that create self-sabotage and other internal blocks. with similar backgrounds. Sedona. Copyright © 2009 Sedona Training Associates. What’s the diﬀerence? Very simple.
the last time you thought about it or paid bills. thought about your income or your entire ﬁnancial situation. All rights reserved. DO THIS NOW BEFORE READING ANY FURTHER! Done? Good! • Now.And that statement is followed by a story or a very personal reason of why wealth or success has eluded the one who is speaking. after each sentence ask yourself this question: “What is the emotion that is associated with this thought?” • And then jot down the emotion of that sentence in the margin. Sedona. checked your credit report. Just take 5 minutes and write non-stop in answer to the question above.282. So. take a look at what you have written. 5 Copyright © 2009 Sedona Training Associates.com . As you read what you wrote aloud. it’s true. what am I saying to myself or others?” • Brieﬂy review in your mind your last conversations about money. It’s Time to Find Out EXACTLY What’s Holding You Back… • Take out a pen or get on your computer and write down any and all answers that come to mind when you ask yourself the following question: “When I am thinking or talking about money and ﬁnances. 60 Tortilla Drive. Well. AZ 86336 • 888. and so on.5656 • www. went to get a loan.sedona. But don’t think too much. Your blocks to your wealth and success are very personal to you. tried to make a sale or close a deal. here’s a short exercise to give you a glimpse of what your very personal blocks are…. looked at your bank statement or portfolio.
They are the software in our operating system.sedona. it’s only unmastered emotions that stand in the way of 90% of the population having the wealth and success that they truly desire. AZ 86336 • 888. Sedona. Margate. Emotions like fear. 6 And this brings us to… Copyright © 2009 Sedona Training Associates. frustration. “I’ve bought the sports car of my drea ms. NJ Although we may get a really good idea of what is holding us back from an exercise like this. All rights reserved. And they run their programs day and night. anger. emotions like these will override anything else! This can take you out of the game every time.282. Remove emotions like these and people tend to move forward toward their goals with far greater ease and success. grief and shame. positive goals and intentions you may have.I have a feeling you may ﬁnd this exercise very insightful. that is. Yes. manifested a house overlooking the Intercoastal Waterway and have a significant a mount of money in the bank. 60 Tortilla Drive. Sometimes before the game has even started! It’s not your perceived limitations that keep you where you’re at. And you may be interested to know that more than 90% of the people who do this exercise ﬁnd that nearly every sentence they have written is full of emotions such as fear. but your feelings about your circumstances that stop you from moving into the tenth percentile of those who manifest the life of their dreams. no matter what conscious.5656 • www. Many people who have discovered this get discouraged because they think they have to spend hour upon hour ﬁguring out exactly what it is that is holding them back. below the level of conscious awareness. grief and shame are NOT green light emotions! In fact.com . These thoughts and feelings are the most powerful.” – Kris Waldron. frustration. many of our thoughts and feelings are subconscious. anger.
Never mind not any fun! But the truth is your subconscious thoughts and feelings are being reﬂected in your moods and emotions from moment to moment. am I able to?) “Would I let this feeling go?” (Or. So here’s exactly what to do to get at those sabotaging thoughts and feelings… All you have to do is to pause and release any feeling that is arising in the moment.282.“I have to know what my subconscious programs are or dig up the past in order to let them go. Sedona. AZ 86336 • 888.” People spend years in therapy and doing self-help programs looking for underlying beliefs that are sabotaging their success. A Simple Process to Release Unwanted Emotions Now Take a moment to check inside and notice any feeling you may be having in this moment. When you go to pay bills and you feel like throwing something against the wall—or eating a quart of ice cream—you do not have to run to therapy or probe your past to ﬁnd a corresponding negative belief. This can be very timeconsuming and exhausting.5656 • www. Now ask yourself the following questions: “Could I let this feeling go?” (In other words. 60 Tortilla Drive. All rights reserved.sedona.com . am I willing to?) “When?” (This is an invitation to let it go now!) 7 Copyright © 2009 Sedona Training Associates.
I knew the previous 3 months had been great for business. you don’t need to dig up your past or spend years in therapy. eﬀectively and without dredging up any past trauma.5656 • www. however. Great Britain Yes.You don’t even have to name the feeling “frustration” or know that it started when you were ﬁve years old when your brother always got the good stuﬀ and you didn’t.com . What I didn’t realize untill now is in the past 3 months of actively releasing each day. “You cannot solve a problem from the sa me consciousness that created it. I know. AZ 86336 • 888. All rights reserved. “Today I sat down to pull together my business accounts.sedona. All you have to do is notice the feeling you are having right now—and then let it go. The practice of releasing emotions as they arise in the moment eliminates limiting beliefs quickly.282. You’ve probably heard that before! Which brings me to the next very popular cultural myth about wealth and success… 8 Copyright © 2009 Sedona Training Associates. And your thoughts create your reality.” – Verity Smith. You must learn to see the world anew. You do. Sedona. Self-sabotaging beliefs are gone for good. your emotions are the glue that holds your thoughts and beliefs in place. Westcliff on Sea. I’ve earned more than 100% of what I’d earned in the previous 9 months. I know. need the skill of being able to change your emotional state in the moment. 60 Tortilla Drive.” –Albert Einstein If you want to be able to manifest the life of your dreams.
Well. The ﬁrst one is all the emotions you have that are running counter to whatever you are holding in mind—as we learned from the previous myths. The second is that the process is not complete until you have let the goal itself go! Let me say that again: You have to let the goal itself go! 9 Copyright © 2009 Sedona Training Associates.sedona. yes and no. Setting a goal and holding it in mind can assist universal energy in coalescing in a certain way. talked about the importance of the Law of Attraction. But this process can easily be thwarted by a couple of things. if you hold in mind that which you desire to create.“If I hold in mind what I want long enough—and desire what I want hard enough—it will manifest in my world. The Secret. Sedona. All rights reserved. But let’s take a moment to separate truth from error. there is also some truth to this.282. as you may know. you will attract it to you. This myth has been propagating wildly out of control since the debut of the blockbuster ﬁlm The Secret grabbed the attention of the world. There are a couple of clariﬁcations that need to be made here.” As in Myth #1. AZ 86336 • 888.com . 60 Tortilla Drive.5656 • www. In short.
Many years ago.282. They also tend to stay in a transaction longer than they should.” And ultimately. All rights reserved. Most investment decisions are emotionally based. 60 Tortilla Drive. because it might get better. often begin counting their gains and losses before a transaction is actually closed. often without even realizing it.sedona. Sedona. It was Lester Levenson. They count their paper proﬁts and spend them mentally before the actual results come in. when I was selling real estate. as opposed to being based on solid facts and clear intuition.5656 • www. Unsuccessful investors. AZ 86336 • 888. you can let go of your lust instantaneously by using a simple releasing process that’s an alternative to “head banking” that really works: 10 Copyright © 2009 Sedona Training Associates. That means I was constantly thinking about all the money I was going to make and have. you are simply lusting after a goal. and even some successful ones. my mentor and the man who inspired the creation of The Sedona Method. you don’t achieve your goals when you desire them strongly enough. Contrary to popular belief.com . who gave me the advice to “Bank in the bank and not in your head. but also in investing. Both of these actions are due to lust and its inherent substitution of fantasy for what is. I had a practice of “head banking” instead of banking in the bank. If you ﬁnd yourself fantasizing about your ﬁnancial situation. And lust is an emotional state in which we hold ourselves back from having what we want.Otherwise. Head banking is not only popular in sales. when I allowed myself to let go of the lust that was causing me to fantasize about how great it was going to be to make sales—and instead just went about the business of making sales—I closed many more deals.
Sedona. Can you feel the feeling of “I can’t” built into the lust? • Can you welcome the sensations. you are simply fantasizing about success.Releasing the “I Can’t” in Lust Take a moment and think of something you want. The more you use the Method in all your business activities. And that’s because it works. making it much more likely that your goal will manifest. It all boils down to: Would you rather fantasize about success—or would you rather have it? This is not just my point of view. you will ﬁnd that your timing improves. sounds and pictures coming from the feeling of “I can’t”? • Just for now. you will be able to tell the diﬀerence between intuition and fear or greed. you’ll make wiser investment decisions. but it’s in the process of letting go of your desire that the energy is freed up within you. 60 Tortilla Drive.com 11 . If you also let go before you act when you have a hunch. If you honestly examine your past experiences. you’ll discover that most of the goals you’ve achieved are the ones that you let go of wanting – even if not by choice.5656 • www.282. • Can you feel the lust feeling associated with that want? • Dig a little deeper. Copyright © 2009 Sedona Training Associates. You may have really wanted them at one time. All rights reserved. If you release before you enter or leave any business deal or stock transaction. Without this greater understanding of the Law of Attraction. Nearly half of the other original 24 teachers of The Secret besides me also use letting go or “releasing” to manifest their heart’s desires. the more you will ﬁnd yourself following fact instead of fantasy. AZ 86336 • 888.sedona. could you let that want go? • Could you be open to the feeling of having as best you can? When you do. and intuition rather than lust and fear.
Ironically. Which brings us to our next obstacle to achieving wealth and success… “I don’t believe it will happen for me. 60 Tortilla Drive. To some of you this may sound outlandish. We get stuck in a certain mindset and set of circumstances and we just simply don’t believe wealth and success are a present possibility because they are in such stark contrast to our current reality.sedona.” Many of us get so wound up in the spiral of living from paycheck to paycheck and struggling to get by. AZ 86336 • 888. And/or we dwell on our past mistakes and let them stop us from taking chances now. we get mired in our emotions and a sea of “I can’ts.5656 • www.” Copyright © 2009 Sedona Training Associates. here’s the kicker. But if you take a look at history. the more hootless you are about your goals.So. A more recent variation of this myth. there are always people who thrive despite what’s going on around them.” Hootlessness is when you don’t “give a hoot” whether you achieve the goal or not. the more likely you are to get them. All rights reserved. feeling and believing. “I don’t believe it will happen for me in this economy.” really has a foothold on many people right now. The economy at large is just a general reﬂection of what the greater numbers of people are thinking.282. Results are most easily achieved by reaching an internal feeling state that Lester Levenson called “hootlessness. even in the worst economic times. that we have no concept that wealth and success is even possible for us. Sedona. So we allow our beliefs to hold us back from taking action or even being open to the possibility that we can change our lot in life.com 12 . We grumble and complain and feel envious of those who appear to be able to manifest their dreams. Instead of believing in ourselves and moving forward.
Copyright © 2009 Sedona Training Associates.5656 • www. one at a time. • Ask yourself the following question: Can I allow myself to feel as stuck as I do? • Then take a moment to feel anything that comes up for you with this question.Even if we are somewhat successful.282. All rights reserved. A Holistic Release You Can Do Right Now to Get Unstuck One of the ﬁve ways of releasing is called Holistic Releasing. you’ll have lightened your load of suﬀering. Then. back and forth between the two questions. • Now ask yourself: Can I allow myself to feel as abundant and prosperous as I do? • And take a moment again to tap into the feeling of abundance within you. As you do this. • Keep asking the questions until your emotions on both sides are neutral. you will either achieve it or you won’t.com 13 . 60 Tortilla Drive. Either way. taking a moment with each one to notice what you feel. AZ 86336 • 888. • Ask the questions again. • Do this several times.sedona. When you set a goal for yourself. we may not believe that we can break through to the next level of success because we doubt our ability to do what it takes and have the attitude that we dont’ know we need for success. you can choose to bring into your awareness the attachments and aversions you have to that particular issue. you may notice the emotions on either side of the equation become less charged. It does not have to be this way! All forms of releasing help you break free of your limiting beliefs. This is a technique in which you release back and forth between two diﬀerent polarities or opposites. Sedona. as you release or let go of your attachments and aversions to the goal.
sedona. • These emotions can be conscious or subconscious. All rights reserved. 60 Tortilla Drive. AZ 86336 • 888. Releasing sets you free to have.” – Kay O’Connor.When you practice releasing consistently. This leaves you free and unencumbered to create the wealth and success you desire. be and do whatever you desire. This is the way you achieve emotional mastery—and mastery over your own life. • The good news is that you can eliminate thoughts and feelings that sabotage your success by learning to release them in the moment without having to dredge up the past or spend years in therapy. “My real estate commissions have increased by well over $100. positive mental attitude that will help you succeed where others might fail.5656 • www. As you use your natural ability to release. you’ll ﬁnd that releasing negative emotions in the moment will dissolve the charge that locks the underlying beliefs in place. 14 Copyright © 2009 Sedona Training Associates. do or have whatever you desire.282. Then the beliefs that once felt so strong and locked into place will just naturally fall away on their own. New York So here’s what we know so far: • It’s only your own unwanted emotions that stand in the way of you manifesting the life of your dreams. This is the way you create the optimum state within yourself most likely to produce the results you want. you’ll create a solid. • The practice of releasing negative thoughts and emotions as they arise sets you free to be. even in today’s challenging economic times. but the subconscious ones are the most powerful. Sedona.000 a year.com .
The Sedona Method by Hale Dwoskin 15 Copyright © 2009 Sedona Training Associates.sedona.com . including fear of failure and success • Work smarter not harder • Boost your self-conﬁdence and ﬂexibility Here’s what you receive: • The complete program on 20 CDs in a beautifully packaged vinyl album • The 198-page workbook—a $30. a bonus copy of the New York Times best-selling book.282. As you use the powerful Sedona Method goals process. including ﬁnancial security.00 value—ﬁlled with exercises to help you get the most from these four programs • Free 24-hours-a-day.5656 • www. 60 Tortilla Drive. you’ll ﬁnd that struggle is unnecessary. 7-days-a-week support through The Worldwide Releasing Community • And. This can keep you moving forward and taking right action on your million dollar ideas. The Sedona Method helps you to easily break the patterns of thought and behavior that cause your self-sabotage to reoccur and prevent you from having what you want. The actions that you take to achieve your goals will be taken with a lot less eﬀort and drama. for a limited time. 7-days-a-week releasing support.The Sedona Method® The series of techniques called The Sedona Method have helped hundreds of thousands of people around the world create the life of their dreams for over thirty years. Sedona. worry and anxiety. AZ 86336 • 888. All rights reserved. The most popular way to learn The Sedona Method is through a 20-CD home-study course that comes with personal 24-hours-a-day. It will also help you to: • Dissolve all the inner barriers to lasting eﬀortless wealth and success • Master the process of achieving your goals • Make more money with less eﬀort • Access your intuitive knowing and clear reason in order to make better investments and life decisions • Free yourself of fear.
282.sedona. get a full refund of the purchase price. would you use it? If you knew you could be peaceful and motivated in any and all ﬁnancial environments. Eﬀortless Relationships and Eﬀortless Health and Well-being.com . We’ve given you a small taste of how The Method combats common wealth and success myths and can help improve your prosperity. Eﬀortless Relationships and Eﬀortless Health and Well-being will do for you! If you knew there was a key to creating abundant wealth. Now it’s your turn.5656 • www. Copyright © 2009 Sedona Training Associates. Purchase The Sedona Method 4-in-1 Course which includes Eﬀortless Wealth and Success. The life of your dreams is only waiting for you. Use this dynamic audio program for up to the next 180 days and if you don’t have a positively life-changing experience.Take The Sedona Method Challenge The Sedona Method Challenge is our guarantee that The Sedona Method is all that we say it is and will help you transform your entire life and ﬁnancial situation in ways you never dreamed possible. 16 You have absolutely nothing to lose. imagine what the full Sedona Method Course plus Eﬀortless Wealth and Success. Take one step forward and take The Sedona Method Challenge. Moving Forward into Your Wealth and Success Think of The Sedona Method as a powerful myth buster. Sedona. Here’s how. 60 Tortilla Drive. If the few insights available through this special report seemed empowering and helpful. AZ 86336 • 888. would you choose it? The Sedona Method has transformed the lives of hundreds of thousands of people around the globe. All rights reserved. You have up to six full months to use The Sedona Method Audio Course and our online interactive support community to prove to yourself that The Sedona Method will radically change your life for the better.