Transforming Lives: A Conversation with Dr. Herbert Harris

4 Minutes Read

Episode 229

Are you looking for a tool to help you quickly achieve success? Maybe you want to climb the mountain called "success" but feel lost and don't know where to start. You're in luck! Dr. Herbert Harris is a retired attorney turned successful author, speaker, mentor, and trainer that teaches millions the universal law of success to achieve their goals and transform their lives.
Dr. Harris' pursuit of knowledge has taken him all over the world and helped him relate to audiences of all ages, cultural backgrounds, and educational levels. His most popular book, The Twelve Universal Laws of Success, provides an organized, straightforward, step-by-step approach to basic success principles and the laws of the universe under which they operate.

Here are three reasons why you should listen to the complete episode:

  1. Learn how meditation can help you manifest health, wealth, and success.
  2. Hear how Dr. Herbert Harris uses his gift of painting a picture to connect, communicate and teach.
  3. Find out the four steps to shift your mind to success.

Episode Highlights

Who is Dr. Herbert Harris

    • Dr. Herbert Harris has been an attorney for 25 years, then became a successful author, speaker, mentor, and trainer in personal development and entrepreneurship.
    • He authored several best-selling books, including "The 12 Universal Laws of Success" and "How to Make Money in Music."
    • Dr. Harris is also the host of the Success Talk Podcast.
Dr. Harris centering exercise
    • The exercise starts by closing your eyes.
    • Take a deep breath, hold it, and let it out slowly.
    • Say the affirmation "I am at peace with myself" and "My mind is open and receptive and ready to learn."
    • This practice can bring you into a space of peace.
Dr. Herbert Harris's backstory
    • Dr. Harris decided in the early days of practicing law that he preferred trial work.
    • His reparations conference story with Johnnie Cochran.
    • Dr. Harris enjoys performing and painting the picture of the circumstance in his cases. 
The Journey of Being an Author
    • Dr. Harris realizes that he is good at telling and writing stories.
    • His aunt taught him to draw out the knowledge and be aware of it. 
    • He and his partner got a check in advance for writing the three-chapter of the book How to Make Money in Music.
How Dr. Harris became a mentor and trained millions of people
    • In Dr. Harris's one meditation, he saw himself standing before a class teaching.
    • From idea to having the opportunity to teach about achievement motivation at Malcolm Kane College in New York.
    • Dr. Harris's goal is to help other people find and have the goldmine experience.
The power of practicing meditation
    • Dr. Harris is a habitual attendee of meditation practices.
    • He saw his friend be able to help children through meditation.
    • Meditation helps Dr. Harris reduces stress and changes his state of mind.
The four steps to success for Dr. Herbert Harris
    • First, success is having clarity with yourself beyond your limitations and conditions.
    • Dr. Harris explains what success to and success from.
    • Second, success is a step-by-step evolutionary process.
    • Third, remember that it's never a mistake. You either learn or win.
    • Fourth, you're gonna keep going and growing for your goals.
What to expect from Dr. Harris's success toolbox
    • Dr. Harris believes that if you want to transform your life, you want to have all the tools.
    • They give digital and audio versions of his books.
    • They provide the core of the toolbox, "The New You Home Study Course."
    • They help you make an action plan and timeline to reach your goals and success.
    • Dr. Harris talks about his book The 12 Universal Laws of Success book.
What keeps Dr. Harris going
    • He believes that he is a can-do-it kind of person.
    • Dr. Harris wants to share God's message and touch as many people as possible. 
What Dr. Herbert Harris would like to remember for
    • Dr. Herbert Harris wants to be remembered as a man who showed up.

3 Powerful Quotes from this Episode

11:09 - "Paint a picture to always understand that communication is about creating ideas in another individual's mind and a group of individuals' minds that they can relate to and that they can understand." 
24:20 - "The meditation gave me the chance to center myself, to be very objective about the things that are necessary to maintain my health." 
46:27 - "When the student is ready, the teacher appears. But when the teacher is ready, the student appears. And so, as you proceed along the journey up the various mountains of consciousness, there's another level of people waiting for you. To be that teacher."

About Dr. Herbert Harris  

Dr. Herbert Harris is a renowned expert and trainer in personal development, entrepreneurship, and network marketing. His goal of transforming the lives of 1,000,000 people each year keeps him busy writing, speaking, conducting seminars, and mentoring superachievers to experience "outrageous success."  
After practicing law for many years, Mr. Harris retired to pursue a full-time writing and speaking career. Dr. Harris studied under Dr. Frederick Eikerenkoetter (Rev. Ike) and became the Director of the Science of Living Institute in New York City. A former national marketing director with NSA, Herbert is a much sought-after marketing and wealth-building expert. After graduating from Columbia University in New York City, Dr. Harris became committed to lifelong learning. During his term at Time Magazine in New York City, Herbert launched a freelance writing career that eventually evolved into a nationally syndicated newspaper column called Thoughts for Success. His knowledge pursuits have taken him all over the world and have helped him relate to audiences of all ages, cultural backgrounds, and educational levels.

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