Episode #177: How to Turn Fear into Health, Wealth and Happiness

With Fearvana author Akshay Nanavati

Recently, and out of the blue, I had a friend and former client introduce me via email to today’s guest.

As I studied up on him, I decided to check out his book. The main title was, initially at least, lost on me. But when I read the subtitle, that’s when it all came together. I knew this was an author and book I needed to feature.

Allow me then to introduce you to Akshay Nanavati, author of Fearvana: The Revolutionary Science of How to Turn Fear into Health, Wealth and Happiness. For a few weeks, the book is available at that link for free (you just pay shipping). Otherwise, you can grab it on Amazon.

In the book, Akshay essentially asks, “What if you could turn your greatest fears and obstacles into your biggest advantages and opportunities?”

With Akshay’s help, you’ll learn to turn traditionally negative emotions like fear, anxiety and guilt into health, wealth and happiness.

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In today’s episode, Akshay and I discuss:

  • The superpower we’re all born with and what it means
  • How to train yourself to mold your mindset
  • The myth of work/life balance
  • …and much more!

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Akshay‘s Latest Book

You can pre-order Fearvana: The Revolutionary Science of How to Turn Fear into Health, Wealth and Happiness right now!

Akshay in Action

Books Akshay Recommends

Buddha’s Brain: The Practical Neuroscience of Happiness, Love and Wisdom by Rick Hanson

Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise by Anders Ericsson

When Bad Things Happen to Good People by Harold S. Kushner

Check Out Akshay‘s Resources

The best place to find out more about Akshay is at his website.

Grab a copy of Akshay‘s book courtesy Amazon.

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