282 | Garrain Jones | Change Your Mindset, Change Your Life: Lessons of Love, Leadership and Transformation

This episode of The Greatness Machine will delve into Garrain’s extraordinary journey from the depths of imprisonment in a foreign land to becoming a beacon of hope and empowerment. Through his harrowing experiences and transformative insights, Garrain shares how he turned his darkest moments into the foundation for his greatest transformations.

In this episode, Garrain and I talked about:

  • The disparity between appearance and actual success in the entertainment industry
  • The lasting effects of childhood trauma in terms of decision-making and worldview
  • The importance of building grit and resilience
  • The impact of intergenerational trauma and the power of individual choice in breaking such cycles
  • The concept of mindset and behavioral change
  • Honoring one’s true self and addressing unmet needs from childhood
  • Garrain reflects on his experiences of imprisonment in France
  • Garrain talks about his company Artist Power and what they offer
  • And other topics…

Meet Garrain:

Garrain Jones is an entrepreneur, transformational speaker, and author known for overcoming homelessness and a prison sentence to achieve success. He wrote “Change Your Mindset, Change Your Life,” which shares his philosophy on using a positive mindset for personal growth. Garrain inspires and mentors others through his speaking engagements and coaching, helping individuals unlock their potential and transform their lives.

Meet Darius: 

Darius is your host of The Greatness Machine. Darius is a mad scientist, high-growth CEO, serial entrepreneur, author, conscious capitalist, speaker, and entertainer. Darius is on a quest to create 1,000,000 Core Value Driven Organization by 2030. He is calling this “The Core Value Revolution.” Darius is an alumni of the Birthing of Giants Entrepreneurial Program at MIT and Stagen Integral Leadership Program. Darius’s accolades include being ranked #9 Top Rated CEO in America on Glassdoor, has won numerous Stevie Awards, and has founded and grown organizations that have been ranked #40 in the Inc. 500 and were ranked #3 Best Places to Work By the San Francisco Business Time. He is all about the P’s: Passion, Pizza, Puzzles, and, especially, Pink Unicorns. His book, The Core Value Equation, is an Amazon #1 Best Seller and is available at www.thecorevalueequation.com.

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