Scarcity to Abundance with Mark Monchek

Apr 12, 2023


Did you know that mindset can shape your life and impact your success? By embracing an abundance mindset, you can unleash your full potential and increase your chances of achieving your goals. When it comes to money and wealth, your mindset plays a crucial role in your financial outcomes. With an abundance mindset, you can overcome financial obstacles and thrive, while a scarcity mindset can hinder your growth and limit your potential for success. Which mindset do you have?

In today’s episode, we welcome back Mark Monchek as we discuss the complexity of an abundance and scarcity mindsets and unpack how they impact our personal and professional success. Mark is the Founder and Chief Opportunity Officer of Opportunity Lab, a consultancy that specializes in strategy and facilitation to help mission-driven organizations create thriving and resilient businesses that generate abundance for all stakeholders.

In our conversation, we first discuss the relationship between time and money before unpacking how it impacts our emotions, perceptions, and behaviors. We talk about how we utilize time and money, the impact money has on personal relationships, and creating virtuous circles as opposed to vicious ones. Hear about the stages of human development, how those stages impact our experience of time and money, whether following a morning ritual increases productivity, keeping a balance between time and money, why finding your truth is essential, and much more! Tune in and discover how time and money can act as a window into the soul with Mark Monchek!

What you’ll learn about in this episode:

  • We start by discussing how time and money are both abstract and concrete.
  • Mark shares his perspective on the nature of money.
  • Root causes of uncertainty and the tension people experience about time and money.
  • He explains the paradox that occurs between time and money.
  • Hear about the trends people are pursuing to accumulate wealth.
  • Learn how to strategically use your time to be more productive.
  • Why the perspective of time and money is based on subjective experiences.
  • Following morning rituals versus doing what feels natural for your body.
  • Discover the difference between scarcity and abundance.
  • We unpack the meaning of stewardship and following your passions.
  • Mark shares his advice for listeners struggling with the concept of scarcity and abundance.

Transcript: Here

Additional Resources:

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/markmonchek/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mark.monchek

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/opportunity_lab/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/MarkMonchek

Opportunity Lab: https://opplab.com/

Sharon Spano:

Website: sharonspano.com

Facebook: facebook.com/SharonSpanoPHD

Instagram: instagram.com/drsharonspano/

LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/sharonspano/

Book: thetimemoneybook.com

Contact: sharon@sharonspano.com

Twitter: twitter.com/SharonSpano

The Other Side of Potential Podcast: sharonspano.com/podcast/