You have all those different customers with different problems, so you want to create your own system to deliver consistent results to people. In fact, honestly, I cannot tell you the last time I was this excited to interview a guest on my podcast and when I talk about my guest, after 21 years of working with elite athletes, performers, and leaders, it is the one and only Mr. What was actually happening, was a series of triggers and switches going off in his head as he stepped into his batting alter ego. It was Jason from Friday The 13th. They just were not showing up. I put on the glasses to be a super version of myself in business and what I did was when I put on those glasses that was like that the decisive, the articulate, and the confident version of myself which were all the three things that I lacked at the time. Herman also shares his own story: he knew that inside was a confident, self-assured, intelligent person who could help others get better results in their lives.
Originally from Alberta, Canada where he grew up on a large farm and ranch, where he developed a healthy dislike of chicken coops. Even if nobody is there, show up anyway. If the real you because, again, someone might be frustrated with their current performance. And ultimately, we miss out on what could be life-changing moments, and we end up not living up to our potential. The answer are out there doing it. When he started using superman's classic trick—putting on a pair of glasses—he learned to trigger the specific traits he needed to achieve his goals.
Why am I successful or why do I deserve? They were using an outside-inside approach rather than the opposite. Who am I to be special? You talk in Chapter 3 I think it was you start talking about this idea of the trapped self and I remember as I was reading and I love the way you put it. A top performance expert reveals the secret behind many top athletes and executives: creating a heroic alter ego to activate when the chips are down. Rogers may not be the alter ego that you want to bring into the boardroom. And, I mean, the Mr. In this episode of the Tony Robbins Podcast, we sit down with performance coach and advisor, Todd Herman. Is this like about the thing that I just recently discovered? Herman also shares his own story: he knew that inside was a confident, self-assured, intelligent person who could help others get better results in their lives.
Elrod, the most excited man on the planet. He always said the right things. To your point about you mentioned about how me embodying the qualities of my mentor. And now, do you need to build out an alter ego that lives with you every single moment of your business life? Rogers one is a good example now because of his documentary. Once you start living using the alter ego, it begins to set your attitudes and beliefs. But at the same time, there is another narrative that goes on with people. Superman put on the glass to be Clark Kent.
In that moment, he resolved to stop being Bo Jackson, and start being Jason the moment he stepped on the field. What is the best place for people to find it? After a little bit of cajoling, he agreed, and then when I went out there three months later so we worked on it and when I went out there two months later, I was sitting down with his staff and if they were ready to go to battle for him before, they were going to go to battle for him definitely now. Todd Herman as a high-performance coach for top athletes, entrepreneurs, and companies around the world. That person is already inside you. Why is this alter ego so important? Herman also shares his own story: he knew that inside was a confident, self-assured, intelligent person who could help others get better results in their lives. They need the fun and playful and wants to get on the ground and play with them dad to show up there.
This is just us being very intentional. The Alter Ego Effect is not about creating a false mask—it's about finding the hero already inside you. In this transformative guide, Herman teaches you how to create and control an Alter Ego like Bo—and the thousands of other athletes, business leaders, entrepreneurs, and entertainers who have used this simple tool to change their lives. After twenty-one years of working with elite athletes, performers and leaders, Todd Herman is revealing how you can use your alter ego to achieve the seemingly impossible. After twenty-one years of working with elite athletes, performers and leaders, Todd Herman has discovered how you can use your alter ego to achieve the seemingly impossible. Subscribe on For more episodes visit us at Did you enjoy the podcast? They end up seeping their way into how we act and, I mean, you know this better than anybody.
The Solution — Herman Alter Ego Model Explained Todd found a clever solution to his challenge. They felt they were trapped by something that was outside of them. I can make it my own. Rogers would easily get on the ground on his one knee and he would embrace his son or daughter if they were flying off the handle. That person is already inside you. So, there are a couple reasons why I really want to get this out to people.
His programs have been twice recognized as being the world's top leadership and skill development program by the Stevie awards. The Alter Ego Effect will show you exactly how to do this. I want to take that off the table right away. Or what characteristics do you want to embody and show more of? In that moment, he resolved to stop being Bo Jackson, and start being Jason the moment he stepped on the field. He wrote this book to help you leverage the one thing that sets apart from all other animals: Your creative imagination. This other part of you is your Alter Ego.
You just need to unlock them. His company has a suite of programs serving Olympic athletes, Entrepreneurs, and Leaders, and is the author of, 'The Alter Ego Effect: The Power of Secret Identities to Transform Your Life', and creator of the 90 Day Year a performance system designed to create remarkable results for business owners, fast. We all build an alter ego for all of our life. After twenty-one years of working with elite athletes, performers and leaders, Todd Herman has discovered how you can use your alter ego to achieve the seemingly impossible. I love kids who played it.
Follow me on social media and. A powerful character that lived in a secret place deep in the recesses of his mind and would only be summoned when the slap of his hands and the plume of dust appeared. Listen and go, well that sounds inauthentic. We are definitely going to be working on those things. Or you can suspend your disbelief about what you can or cannot do and embody an alter ego that can go and do that.