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Kevin Bacon

Kevin Bacon on Overcoming Self-Sabotage, Manifesting His Dreams, and the Key to His 35 Year Marriage

Follow your muse and play the long game!

This episode we’re joined by the legendary actor and cultural icon, Kevin Bacon. Kevin shares his remarkable journey through the world of Hollywood, offering profound insights into building meaningful relationships in an industry known for its competitiveness. Drawing inspiration from the “Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon” concept, he reveals his strategies for creating genuine and lasting connections in a web of connections that link every actor to him in six steps or less.

“Fame, it hasn’t hit me yet. There’s always something to aspire to and places I want to go. Some day I’ll have to accept what I’ve done is good, but I’m not there yet.” @kevinbacon  

And now let’s jump into episode 1505 of The School of Greatness!

“I’ve been in it for a long time. The secret to longevity is – you need to be in it for a LONG TIME see the fruits of your labor.” @kevinbacon  

Some Questions I Ask:

  • 6 Degrees of Kevin Bacon – “Any actor living, or dead, can be connected to Kevin in 6 steps or less.” How do you approach building meaningful relationships in an industry known for its competitiveness?
  • Can you share your journey of building such an extensive network in Hollywood? How did you initially start connecting with others and what are your strategies for building meaningful connections?
  • Are there specific practices or habits you’ve adopted in your daily life that have helped you continuously expand your network and enhance your interpersonal skills to become UNDENIABLY MAGNETIC?
  • How have you used your ability to connect with people in order to GIVE BACK and be of SERVICE to others?
  • What legacy have you created with these connections and if you take yourself out of the equation, does your legacy still stand?
  • On a self-love scale of 1-10, where do you land?

In this episode, you will learn:

  • How Kevin Bacon approaches building meaningful relationships in a competitive industry where any actor can be connected to him in six degrees or less.
  • Kevin Bacon’s journey of building an extensive network in Hollywood, including his initial steps in connecting with others and his strategies for building meaningful connections.
  • Specific practices and habits Kevin Bacon has adopted in his daily life to continuously expand his network and enhance his interpersonal skills, making him undeniably magnetic.
  • How Kevin Bacon has used his ability to connect with people to give back and be of service to others, and the legacy he has created through these connections.
  • Kevin Bacon’s perspective on self-love and where he lands on a scale of 1-10, as well as a specific experience where he consciously employed charisma to establish a valuable connection.
  • Plus much more…

Show Notes:

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