The great thing about living in our technologically advanced world is the huge variety of ways we have of absorbing information. And when it comes to personal development, many of the world’s finest have taken to YouTube to provide us with their expertise.
The following are 7 of the most awesome of these. If you’re looking to become the best you possible, then these guys have definitely got some key info for you…
1. Jim Rohn
When you start delving into personal development experts, one of the first names that comes up is Jim Rohn. Known as ‘America’s Foremost Business Philosopher’, Rohn has taken to You Tube with a great array of personal development videos.
This guy’s principles are based around his belief that the sooner you accept yourself, then the quicker you can change, move forward, and develop. This is a huge life lesson for many of us, and Rohn shows us exactly how we can begin this journey. Once commenced, his messages then provide us with the information we need to forge forward and find the success we crave and deserve.
2. Tony Robbins
Robbins learned underneath the great Jim Rohn. And today he’s a hugely successful personal development guru in his own right. His YouTube Channel is choc a block with videos that are viewed in their thousands by those who want to be the very best they can.
With 5 bestselling books and having coached numerous influential clients (think Oprah, Princess Diana, Mother Theresa, Nelson Mandela…), Robbins himself comes from humble beginnings – living proof that it’s not where you come from that counts, but it’s where you’re travelling to.
He truly believes that all of us have greatness within – and it’s just a matter of working out what it is YOU need to do in order to develop into the success you deserve to be.
3. Stephen Covey
Author of the massively successful book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, you can also absorb Covey’s awesome personal development advice via his You Tube videos.
He’s inspired millions of people during his career – from the regular Joe, like you and I, through to those who walk the boards of the Oval Office. Time Magazine list him as one of the 25 most influential Americans, and since his death in 2010, millions continue to soak up the advice and principles he lived by through his books and videos. An awesome guy – and one from whom everyone can learn a thing or two.
4. Jay McGraw
Son of Dr. Phil, Jay McGraw is a New York Times bestselling author whose personal development is aimed at children, teenagers and their parents. Some of his You Tube videos are presented with his father, and what Jay is really incredible at is how he gets into the ‘teen’ mindset – totally being able to communicate at a level that hits the spot.
This law degree graduate is now widely accepted as one of the USA’s go-to people when it comes to a respected guide for helping teens develop and reach out towards attaining their goals.
5. Rob Bell
Rob Bell (real name, Robert Holmes), is a pastor turned motivational speaker and author – and boy has he made a success of his chosen path! He uses humor, big ideas, and practical everyday activities to explain in easy steps the way forward on the path to personal development.
His books, E-courses, and You Tube videos use a combination of powerful tactics along with spiritual development to help you gently climb the path to success in any and every area of your life.
But don’t make the mistake of thinking that all of Bell’s teachings are religious in their base. Because what he believes in, and what comes across profoundly in all his teachings, is the need to accept spirituality as an awareness that there’s more going on in life than is initially apparent. Once you’ve understood this, then you can truly harness your own abilities to attain what it is that you crave.
6. Michael Puett
Strange as it might first appear, his methods – although based on ancient principles – really are relevant to modern day life. For anyone who has even the slightest interest in the oldest of Asian teachings, then discovering Puett’s unique spin and 21st-century upgrade is absolutely fascinating.
Through the knowledge of ancient wisdom, it’s truly possible to open yourself up to ideas and goals you never even imagined were possible. We have to admit, this is powerful stuff – and he’s certainly got a point….
7. Noah Elkrief
When it comes to learning to believe in yourself, there’s no-one more masterful at imparting information than Noah Elkrief. He’s a true believer that having everything you want is important – but not necessarily fulfilling. And if you’re looking at how to move towards that often out of reach nirvana state of being completely happy with yourself and your achievements, then you need to tune into his YouTube Channel.
In his own inimitable way, Elkrief covers topics to help you deal with virtually every subject under the sun, including dealing with anxiety, dealing with a breakup, how to be happy, relationships, and happiness myths…
Any form of personal development includes a big part of understanding your own emotions. Only by managing this happy state will you be able to attain a state of peace. And, let’s face it, no matter what it is that we want to achieve, isn’t a sense of inner peace what all of us are looking for…?