ceremony & ritual

Freaking Out About Crypto or the Market?

It makes sense if you are worried, and worry won’t put you in the position you need to be in to not only survive the economic shifts, but to thrive throughout the changes.

Me telling to stop worrying isn’t the answer either, so instead what I’d like to do is support you to take that worry and convert it into the energy that will direct your attention to where it needs to go — with your eyes wide open.

Yes, the economy is changing. We can all see it. 

And, as a result of these changes, some will thrive, others won’t.

You can be on the side of thriving.

But to do that, you really need to not freak out, and convert the worry into right focused energy and action.

It’s time to reclaim your most valuable resources — time, energy, and attention — and put them where it matters most right now.

You must take back what you’ve been freely given away. 

Your time, energy and attention are everything. 

I know in a world of overnight Amazon shipments (or even same day) and Netflix, the big companies have led you to believe your time, energy and attention aren’t worth much.

Consume, consume, consume …. gobble, gobble, gobble.

But, you aren’t a turkey. You are a human being with a massive ability to create in the world.

If you reclaim your time, energy and attention.

Your worry about money or your focus on losses or past failures is costing you way too much. 

You can always make more money. Especially if you learn from the past.

And, as you can see during these inflationary times, money is becoming less and less valuable. 

And, yes, you’ll need more and more money to enjoy the same lifestyle you have in the past, but you won’t be able to get more and more of it by keeping your thinking, and your use of time, energy and attention the way you have in the past.

So, how do you get more and more of this infinite, fungible, made up thing that we’ve put so much energy into? 

Is it by constantly putting your attention on how you can save as much as possible with the hopes of earning money on your money on your money and one day having enough?!

NO, that’s exactly what got us into this predicament we are collectively in right now.

Now is the moment for us to get into right relationship with our resources, individually and collectively.

Watch this video clip from last week’s Eyes Wide Open: the Membership call to see where you can put your time, energy, attention and money to thrive ever more during this changing economic reality.

Remember: people get wealthy every time the economy changes. Most don’t. But some do. And, you can absolutely be part of the group of people who do.

Economic changes have the impact of sorting the wheat from the chaff … filtering out those who have been skating, coasting, riding the waves of ease and those who are working smarter, not harder, in true service, making a real difference and making smarter investments rather than trying to get rich quick and profit off of a broken system.

If you want to be in position to get truly wealthy during this next big economic shift, you’re in the right place.

I’m going to help you do that, eyes wide open style.

Yes, you may need to change your ideas of what true wealth is — don’t worry, I’ll be helping you do just that.

And, yes, you are likely going to have to operate very differently than you have in the past. 

I’m here for it. I’ve invested the past 12 years preparing for this exact moment, so I could support you through it.

You aren’t alone. I’ve got your back. We’re going to thrive together.

Eyes Wide Open …

❤️

Ali

Upcoming Events:

FOR LAWYER’S: YOU’RE INVITED TO A DUAL LIVE … (THOUGH HONESTLY, IT’S GOING TO BE GREAT FOR ANYONE WHO IS BUSY AND WANTS TO HAVE IT ALL - SO FEEL FREE TO REGISTER EVEN IF YOU AREN’T A LAWYER)

Thursday June 16, 2022 at 6:30PM ET/3:30PM PT

If family matters to you, you’ll want to be there to hear Pam and I give you our best tips on how to have it all this summer. Pam will be sharing lessons learned from taking maternity leave while running a firm. Don’t miss this!

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FOR EVERYONE, NOT JUST LAWYERS …

YOU’RE INVITED TO A WEEK-LONG EVENT - Dive In Now, It’s Not Too Late:

June 13-18, 2022

One of the best business owners I’ve ever met, Ryan Levesque, is putting on an insightful workshop that you’ll want to be at this week. When you follow the link here, you’ll be able to watch a 3 minute video to check out what he’s training you on during the LIVE sessions. 

If your business feels stagnant and you want to change its trajectory…you want to start serving people really well… then you need to find out how to make a great Quiz Funnel. Ryan will show you how to get more people landing on your website and how to use quizzes to build trust with your ideal clients online. Live Q&A is included as well as access to an abundance of resources such as Quiz Funnel Templates and a Step-by-Step Quiz Funnel Blueprint. I can’t wait to catch more of the sessions this week!

The workshop is FREE for you when you use my $100 OFF Coupon Code: NLBM.

Reserve your seat here: https://cu262.isrefer.com/go/22qfw-nlbm/alikatz/

AND ANOTHER ONE FOR THE LAWYERS:

YOU’RE INVITED TO A WEBINAR:

Tuesday June 21, 2022 at 12PM ET/9AM PT

Have you ever wondered if maybe you are too pushy or if people don’t like you or if you are being understood when attempting to talk about your services? If so, you want to join us for this Art of Conscious Communication Workshop with New Law Business Model Lead Coach, Allison Osborn.  

The Conscious Communication Workshop will give you the 4 parts of how to go from being a transactional lawyer, or litigation oriented interrogator to being seen as a professional that your referral sources, prospects and clients LOVE to talk with, and work with and refer to everyone they know. 

We’ve repeatedly heard from the lawyers who have learned these 4 parts of conscious communication in our C4 program that it doesn’t just make their law practices better, but it turns them into better parents, partners, and friends too. 

Will we see you there?

Register today to attend: https://get.newlawbusinessmodel.com/cw-asm

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Open loops, the gifts of C*vid + the MAGIC of ceremony & ritual

As you read last time I wrote, the Vid finally got me, and in some ways at the worst time possible. My entire executive team flew to Boulder to meet in person, and I had a big video shoot planned to upgrade our curriculum.

Crap! 

On top of that, my business partner’s wife also got Covid at the exact same time. So, now, neither of us would be attending the in-person offsite.

And one of our key team members in Boulder also got Covid, so we ended up reshuffling everything so our out of town team could all meet together in a local hotel conference room, and the three Boulder team members would Zoom in …

Irony! 

The good news was that I got to see and feel how adaptable we are, and we still had a great 2-day offsite, pushed our video shoot to the weekend and managed to find a way to make it work, as a team.

The realities of meeting as a team when 3 out of 4 of you have Covid!

But, we pulled it off, and rescheduled the video shoot, and we’ve got some great new content and curriculum coming for our lawyer community, and for all of you, soon.

Here’s one of the big gifts I found from Covid now that it doesn’t seem to be a major killer, but more of a highly contagious cold. If there’s anything you really don’t want to do, Covid is a great excuse for not doing it. And, it will also show you what you really do want to do. For some, Covid brought on high emotions around the fear of death, and perhaps feelings of am I doing with my life what I really want to make sure I am doing before I die. 

These inquiries: what am I doing that I don’t want to be doing, and am I doing what I need to do before I die, are inquiries that should be happening in your life with or without Covid (in my opinion) because the use of your time, energy, and attention is literally how your life is created.

So, if Covid gets you thinking about life and death in ways you have not before, good … it got me to create some clarity in my own life about what I want to keep doing and what I don’t. 

And, one thing is clear to me, I want more time with my loved one’s playing and having fun.

All of that led into some big things happening this past week or so that have helped me to understand the critical importance of signing agreements, closing loops and the true magic of ceremony and ritual.

I’m starting to understand that as a lawyer, I’m actually operating at two very different levels — the 3D/practical/surface level of agreements, contracts and the like … and then there is the “field”, sometimes called the 5D.

If you’ve done any Family Constellation work, you know about this field … it’s the energy field that exists all around us, all the time, and in which everything is happening all at once.

Funny enough, years ago, when I was in my first turn of the wheel of awakening, I named my company “It’s All Happening” to remind me whenever I would forget, and it’s burned into the wood on the back of my van, and yet I can still sometimes forget.

We live in a quantum universe in which time is actually an illusion we’ve imposed on ourselves so we can interact on this 3D plane of existence. But, in Reality (capital R reality), all things are actually happening all at the same time, and as Creators we are constantly choosing to live into the timelines of future and past by the choices we make in this 3D plane.

We choose the timelines through the power of ritual, ceremony, and yes contracts and agreements.

So, when I married myself this past February with a full wedding ceremony, I continued a storyline of commitment that began when I first created my marriage contract (called a Ketubah in the Jewish tradition).

But, here’s what’s really odd … I never signed the actual ketubah!

Until last week.

I was in an immersion around the expansion of my personal brand, and as we were moving through the process of discovery, the magician I was working with (and he truly is a magician) and I realized I had never signed the actual contract!

Right then and there, he said … let’s do it. Let’s complete this ceremony and sign this contract. So, we did.

Watch the Unedited Video of Me Signing My Ketubah Here.

Following that ceremony, I went into a 2-day immersion with my business partner, Andrew, and two more magicians. I’ll be sharing more details of that immersion soon because truly a miracle occurred during the immersion.

But, I can’t share the details right now as I’m heading out into another immersion — yes, it’s a time of immersions for me — this one with the Luminous Awareness Institute so I can do more of the work I need to in the subtle energy realms.

In the meantime, here’s what I’d like you to consider …

What are the open loops, unsigned agreements or contracts, that may be creating turbulence in your field and keeping you from making the kind of progress you want to be making?

Divine/Universal law is real. Closing loops, making explicit agreements, signing those agreements … it all has more meaning than you may see on the surface.

Until next time … keep your eyes wide open.

Love,

Ali

Upcoming Event for Lawyers:

YOU’RE INVITED TO TUNE IN LIVE:

How to Attract More Clients Through Effective Storytelling

June 8, 2022 at 4:30 ET/1:30 PT

It’s important that your clients understand the “why” about what you do, along with “why” it matters to them. Telling your story authentically—complete with the missteps, pivots, and learnings—helps clients connect to you as a person. They will see why you’re the right lawyer for them and they will trust you to bring results.

Here’s what you can expect to receive at our FREE NLBM Storytelling Marketing workshop:

  • Live coaching on how to leverage storytelling to attract clients and stand out from the competition
  • Step-by-step instruction on how to outline your compelling firm story using our Character Arc Worksheet 
  • Actionable methods on how to implement your new firm story in your marketing and attract new clients

Show-up Bonus #1: Storytelling Marketing Starter Kit

Show-up Bonus #2: My Proven Firm Story Template

This is the same exact template that over 3,030 NLBM Member Lawyers have used successfully to create their own compelling firm story, helping them attract and engage more clients and, ultimately, build the law practice and life they desire.

I’m looking forward to seeing you there as Kim and Allison help you create content you can use right away!

Reserve your seat here: https://get.newlawbusinessmodel.com/storytelling-workshop-nl

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