PODCAST

The Business of Your Mind

Felipe Barganier

Felipe Barganier brings nearly 20 years of knowledge from the insurance and financial service industries to The Success Network. As the CEO of GAB International, LLC, an insurance, employee benefits, retirement benefits and payroll provider, he is one of the only African-American founders of successful benefits brokerage firms. His work extends globally through GAB International, as well as his bestselling book "Breaking Through The Status Quo" - a compilation of industry best practices and influential advice to guide business owners.
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The Business of Your Mind - Episode 15
The Business of Your Mind - Episode 15The Business of Your Mind - Episode 14 (Feat: Dr. Brandye)The Business of Your Mind - Episode 13 (Feat: Phil Reynolds)The Business of Your Mind - Episode 12The Business of Your Mind - Episode 11The Business of Your Mind – Episode 10 (Feat: Che Brown)The Business of Your Mind - Episode 9 (Feat: Mani Saint Victor, MD)The Business of Your Mind - Episode 8
In the eighth installment of The Business of Your Mind, Felipe tackles the sensitive issue of anxiety and the many forms it comes in. Anxiety is always present and it can be relentless. Today, there are countless factors that are generating anxiety for people, including the recent presidential election, the COVID-19 global pandemic, economic downturn, and much more! To help you, Felipe dives into his personal experiences with anxiety and provides strategies to overcome these crippling feelings. Want to check out more insightful and intriguing content from Felipe? Check out his page on The Success Network below! https://www.thesuccessnetwork.tv/podchannel/felipe-bargainer/ Timecodes: 02:30 - It's time to dig deep into the root of what is causing your anxiety 07:00 - Why worry about tomorrow, when you have no control over it 10:00 - Your mind can hinder you or it can propel you 16:50 - The vast majority of what we're anxious about never happens 23:30 - Parents can transfer anxious energy to their children 29:00 - I don't need to be anxious about what if, just what is 34:00 - Overcoming anxiety is a true empowerment of yourself 46:00 - The thoughts in your head need to be pushing you forward 50:30 - Focus on what you want in life 58:00 - Don't let your anxiety keep you from being the epitome of yourself 01:04:30 - Don't let someone else put F.U.D. into your life 01:10:00 - Every man puts on his pants one leg at a time 01:14:15 - We control more of our lives then we give ourselves credit for 01:22:00 - The conversation with your subconscious mind Resources: Website - https://gabint.com/felipe-barganier-gab/ (FelipeBarganier.com) Connect with Felipe Barganier: https://www.facebook.com/felipebarganiersr/ (Facebook) https://www.linkedin.com/in/felipe-barganier-844a5b87/ (LinkedIn) https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgBSa1TAKZqL_QtUzrDo0Kw (YouTube)
Nov 19 2020
1 hr 29 mins
The Business of Your Mind - Episode 7 (Feat: Rodney Jackson)
In this week's episode, Felipe welcomes on Rodney Jackson, a thought leader, business partner, change agent, educator and coach, to discuss the strategic value of the "end game." Having an end game can make or break certain personal and professional decisions throughout your life. Sit back, relax, and enjoy a wealth of knowledge and wisdom that Rodney and Felipe bring to your living room. Want to check out more insightful and intriguing content from Felipe? Check out his page on The Success Network below! https://www.thesuccessnetwork.tv/podc... Timecodes: 02:00 - Dr. Jackson introduction 10:00 - How Dr. Jackson views 2020 and the adversity it has thrown at us 15:02 - The family unit can hurt or help during these hard times 18:00 - Your family can set you up for success or failure, but it's up to you to take responsibility for your future 21:45 - The Parental Triangle 29:00 - If you can change the way you think, you can change your life 36:00 - The brain is the only organ that creates the experience before you physically experience it 39:30 - We're hardwired to think about the negatives over the positives 46:00 - Every cell in your body eavesdrops on your mind 49:00 - The greater the setback, the greater the comeback 54:00 - At this very moment, what is life trying to teach you? 01:00:00 - What is the legacy you want to leave so you stay in the game forever? 01:10:00 - You should always desire to evolve and change yourself Resources: Book - https://www.amazon.com/15-Invaluable-Laws-Growth-Potential/dp/1599953676/ref=sr_1_2?crid=1E5YKGTMCABDD&dchild=1&keywords=15+invaluable+laws+of+growth+john+maxwell&qid=1603989633&sprefix=15+invalu%2Caps%2C602&sr=8-2 (The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth: Live Them and Reach Your Potential) Connect with Felipe Barganier: https://www.facebook.com/felipebarganiersr/ (Facebook) https://www.linkedin.com/in/felipe-barganier-844a5b87/ (LinkedIn) https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgBSa1TAKZqL_QtUzrDo0Kw (YouTube)
Oct 29 2020
1 hr 18 mins
The Business of Your Mind - Episode 6 (Feat: Andy Neary)
In this week's episode, Felipe welcomes on former MLB pitcher, keynote speaker, and performance coach Andy Neary to discuss habits that lead to a more successful life! In this remarkable episode, Andy shares stories from his wealth of experience in baseball, business, and completing two Ironman Triathlons! Sit back, relax, and allow Andy and Felipe to share tips on how to achieve your maximum performance in life! Want to check out more insightful and intriguing content from Felipe? Check out his page on The Success Network below! https://www.youtube.com/redirect?q=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.thesuccessnetwork.tv%2Fpodc&event=video_description&redir_token=QUFFLUhqa0hSZllncFJ5Y3NlSWFjT0txQ1VCMTZ1V25pQXxBQ3Jtc0trbXFiS3R6VkprRFdqMjRwRDFId0thNlk1ZDFRYjVnMTQ0b1FEQzRiSEJlNkhIX1pLSVJCZFhvWm1MMENPd1BneUF0OVNhSnczUHBWQ1l0ZTFaSmlwU0dCQUNmbHJqMm43a0loZ3lmVXhvQkFid2ZCVQ%3D%3D&v=LkO79ayJ0Vk (https://www.thesuccessnetwork.tv/podc)... Timecodes: 02:00 - Introducing Andy Neary as guest on the show 05:50 - Andy Neary's background and upbringing 08:45 - "How can you pitch when you're 5'6"!" 12:00 - Hernia story 22:30 - Growing up in a baseball family 25:30 - Good habits Andy utilizes in his life 27:30 - Addressing the negative noise in your life 31:00 - The people pulling you down have issues themselves 35:45 - You can control the environment you're in 40:00 - You need to control your morning 42:00 - The 3x3x3 44:00 - How to stick with good habits and not stray away after time 46:00 - Life is a long game, don't look for short-term results 54:00 - People are hungry for authenticity and transparency 57:50 - Life is about momentum, go get some and defeat your self-doubt 01:12:45 - Sports teams impacting people and their mindsets 01:17:00 - Being prepared is one of the most important things you can do 01:21:00 - The world doesn't owe you anything, so go out and earn it Resources: Book -https://www.amazon.com/ONE-Thing-Surprisingly-Extraordinary-Results/dp/1885167776 (The ONE Thing: The Surprisingly Simple Truth Behind Extraordinary Results) Connect with Felipe Barganier: https://www.facebook.com/felipebarganiersr/ (Facebook) https://www.linkedin.com/in/felipe-barganier-844a5b87/ (LinkedIn) https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgBSa1TAKZqL_QtUzrDo0Kw (YouTube)
Oct 26 2020
1 hr 27 mins
The Business of Your Mind - Episode 5
In this week's episode, Felipe dives into the power of relationships. We all encounter an array of people throughout our lives. Some relationships are positive, while others can be negative. Felipe sheds light on how to differentiate between the two, as well as provide insight on how you can achieve more in life with the right people around you. Timecodes: 01:00 - Show overview 04:30 - Sometimes we have the wrong people in our life and we outgrow them 10:00 - I don't fear adversity, but I don't welcome it 15:00 - The problem with wanting to bring everyone along on your success journey 22:00 - Live and stay in the eye of the hurricane 34:30 - There is a certain level of commitment we have to one another 37:30 - The three key people that helped Felipe through his 2018 tragedies 49:25 - Look around and decide if those closest to you fir your current circumstances 52:00 - The best relationships happen when you are authentic and radically transparent 01:06:00 - When you're stuck in a grey area with someone, that's the most dangerous person in your life 01:09:00 - How far could you go if every relationship you had was in alignment with your life goals? 01:13:00 - Examine the quantity and quality of your relationships 01:18:00 - Closing remarks Resources: Felipe on The Success Network - https://www.thesuccessnetwork.tv/podchannel/felipe-bargainer/ (https://www.thesuccessnetwork.tv/podchannel/felipe-bargainer/) Felipe's book: https://www.amazon.com/Breaking-Through-Status-Quo-Innovative/dp/098828233X/ref=sr_1_1?crid=1N93YGFDUE0YD&dchild=1&keywords=breaking+through+the+status+quo&qid=1598536533&sprefix=breaking+through+the+stat%2Caps%2C164&sr=8-1 ("Breaking Through the Status Quo") Connect with Felipe Barganier: https://www.facebook.com/felipebarganiersr/ (Facebook) https://www.linkedin.com/in/felipe-barganier-844a5b87/ (LinkedIn) https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgBSa1TAKZqL_QtUzrDo0Kw (YouTube)
Oct 15 2020
1 hr 19 mins
The Business of Your Mind - Episode 4 (Feat: Dr. C.W. Copeland)
The Business of Your Mind is back to provide another dose of necessary knowledge! In this week's edition, Felipe welcomes on Dr. C.W. Copeland, a financial advisor, to discuss finances during these uncertain times. We have to make smart decisions with our money in order to secure our futures. In order to get your mind right, you need to make sure your money is right! Timecodes: 02:30 - Dr. Copeland's introduction 06:45 - Dr. Copeland's childhood experiences and career path 09:00 - How Dr. Copeland is calming people's financial fears during Covid 19 11:15 - Tips to help protect yourself financially during Covid 19 15:45 - Every financial decision you make takes you closer or further from your goals 16:45 - Our money habits are learned from parents and those close to us 29:00 - Everyone has the ability to move forward financially 32:30 - Is there any age that is too late to change financial habits? 36:15 - Advice for clients on spending habits 41:00 - Husband and wife need to have their spending habits aligned 49:30 - Strategies people can take to prevent a negative impact from Covid 19 50:00 - The strategy of "Indexing" 01:03:45 - The earlier you start, the better off you are 01:08:00 - Weigh the costs. Do you need to spend that much to satisfy your need? 01:12:00 - The numbers don't lie 01:15:30 - Saving for your child's education vs. saving for your retirement 01:20:00 - Final remarks Connect with Felipe Barganier: https://www.facebook.com/felipebarganiersr/ (Facebook) https://www.linkedin.com/in/felipe-barganier-844a5b87/ (LinkedIn) https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgBSa1TAKZqL_QtUzrDo0Kw (YouTube)
Oct 2 2020
1 hr 25 mins
The Business of Your Mind - Episode 3 (Feat: Dr. Mani Saint-Victor)
In his third episode, Felipe welcomes renown physician-hypnotist, Dr. Mani Saint-Victor to The Business of Your Mind. Together, they highlight the difficult nature surrounding toxic relationships and how they can impact you. Sometimes we never know we are in a toxic relationship until it's too late. Allow Felipe and Dr. Mani to shed some light on how you can identify them and remove them from your life respectfully. Timestamps: 00:30 - Introducing Dr. Mani Saint-Victor 05:15 - Developmental trauma 12:40 - Coming to your truth as a parent 19:50 - Get out of being in 'adult mode' when you're with your children 24:20 - How to overcome imposter syndrome with authenticity 30:00 - If you're criticized on the bad, you need to hear the reinforcement for the good 31:30 - Teaching kids it's okay to be brilliant 35:55 - Why is it easier to criticize others? 42:30 - The Triangulation Process 52:00 - The concept of competition in a relationship 54:50 - Relationships should be about growth and learning 01:03:30 - What is the need or belief behind someone's toxic behaviors 01:15:00 - Indicators of love versus competition in relationships 01:19:45 - What healthy competition looks like in a relationship 01:25:50 - How to get in touch with Dr. Mani for consultation Resources: Book - https://www.amazon.com/Attached-Science-Adult-Attachment-YouFind/dp/1585429139 (Attached: The New Science of Adult Attachment and How It Can Help YouFind - and Keep - Love) Book - https://www.amazon.com/Outliers-Story-Success-Malcolm-Gladwell-ebook/dp/B001ANYDAO (Outliers: The Story of Success) Dr. Mani's Website - http://manisaintvictormd.com/asylum-awaits/ (Asylum Awaits) Connect with Felipe Barganier: https://www.facebook.com/felipebarganiersr/ (Facebook) https://www.linkedin.com/in/felipe-barganier-844a5b87/ (LinkedIn) https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgBSa1TAKZqL_QtUzrDo0Kw (YouTube)
Sep 25 2020
1 hr 33 mins
The Business of Your Mind - Episode 2
In his second episode, Felipe dives into three separate tragedies he suffered in 2018 and how they propelled him to turn his life in a new direction. During the height of his career, he was struck with a massive loss of income, the loss of a spouse, and the loss of his mother. He faced rock bottom but sought help from friends, family, and ultimately the universe itself. He knew that before he could move beyond these tragedies, he had to address his own mind. Timestamps: 01:20 - The importance of trauma 02:30 - The bigger the adversity, the bigger the consequence 08:45 - The height of his career and heading to China for new business 10:00 - "If I don't make it, tell everyone I love them" 15:30 - Arriving home to a changed mother 19:30 - High blood pressure 22:45 - The last sounds I heard from my mom 29:30 - I had to find out who Felipe was 38:30 - Rock bottom 43:00 - We control our own narrative 47:50 - Concentrate on what you want 52:00 - You have to be in control of your mind 01:00:30 - I want you to take control of your life 01:03:30 - If you need help, text me here 01:08:00 - I'll always be in your corner Resources: https://www.amazon.com/Breaking-Through-Status-Quo-Innovative/dp/098828233X/ref=sr_1_1?crid=1N93YGFDUE0YD&dchild=1&keywords=breaking+through+the+status+quo&qid=1598536533&sprefix=breaking+through+the+stat%2Caps%2C164&sr=8-1 ("Breaking Through the Status Quo") https://my.captivate.fm/%22The%20Four%20Agreements:%20A%20Practical%20Guide%20to%20Personal%20Freedom%22 ("The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom") Connect with Felipe Barganier: https://www.facebook.com/felipebarganiersr/ (Facebook) https://www.linkedin.com/in/felipe-barganier-844a5b87/ (LinkedIn) https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgBSa1TAKZqL_QtUzrDo0Kw (YouTube)
Sep 10 2020
1 hr 15 mins
The Business of Your Mind - Episode 1
Felipe Barganier brings nearly 20 years of knowledge from the insurance and financial service industries to The Success Network. As the CEO of GAB International, LLC, an insurance, employee benefits, retirement benefits and payroll provider, he is one of the only African-American founders of successful benefits brokerage firms. His work extends globally through GAB International, as well as his bestselling book "Breaking Through The Status Quo" - a compilation of industry best practices and influential advice to guide business owners.  In his inaugural podcast, Felipe provides a 10,000ft view of his life, including the trials and tribulations faced within the corporate insurance and financial service industries, as well as the personal tragedies that forced him to look inward. Before you can change your life on the outside, Felipe encourages all to focus on The Business of Your Mind.  Timestamps: 00:41: The purpose of The Business of Your Mind podcast 05:15: His start in 'Corporate America' - "Always read the employee handbook" 08:17: Perception is projection 10:36: People can change and they don't know me 14:00: Meeting with financial advisors for new career opportunities 17:34: I took the leap of faith towards a new life - stolen scrubs story 22:02: Begin thinking positively about everything - stop saying 'try' or 'but' 27:02: Writing down all the goals he wanted to accomplish in life when he was 13 years old 31:05: The importance of your spouse believing in you and your dreams 39:40: You have to be willing to do things that make you uncomfortable 41:42: Meeting gospel radio DJ Larry Young and getting opportunity to be on his station 46:04: Going on the air and watching his business skyrocket as a result 50:38: Leaving his firm after they took business away from him  54:04: I don't burn bridges, I blow them up 56:16: Getting into insurance and benefits sales 59:20: Something magical happens when you hire the right people 01:06:10: Three separate tragedies striking within one year 01:09:37: Soul searching 01:13:00: I stopped worrying and started doing Resources: https://www.amazon.com/Breaking-Through-Status-Quo-Innovative/dp/098828233X/ref=sr_1_1?crid=1N93YGFDUE0YD&dchild=1&keywords=breaking+through+the+status+quo&qid=1598536533&sprefix=breaking+through+the+stat%2Caps%2C164&sr=8-1 ("Breaking Through the Status Quo") "The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom" Connect with Felipe Barganier: https://www.facebook.com/felipebarganiersr/ (Facebook) https://www.linkedin.com/in/felipe-barganier-844a5b87/ (LinkedIn) https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgBSa1TAKZqL_QtUzrDo0Kw (YouTube)
Aug 27 2020
1 hr 15 mins

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