The Dentist Freedom Blueprint Podcast

Get the latest insights on passive real estate, dentist retirement plans, and more here. #buildingresilience building resiliencePlanning for and moving toward future goals are two different things. My long-time friend and colleague in orthodontics, Dustin Burleson, joins the show today to tackle how to do both. Dustin covers decision-making and action-taking in a way that considers the long game—even in a fast-paced world. Rather than continuously pushing goals into the future, he breaks down how you can navigate your life and career more intentionally and successfully.

Listen in as Dustin unpacks the common pitfalls in how we think about the future and our goals. You’ll learn the consequences of short-term thinking on long-term plans and valuable insight into asking the right questions, making better decisions, and soaking up important lessons as you go.

Minute Markers:

  • 2:54 – The issues that arise from short-term decision-making on long-term issues.
  • 8:10 – The problem with certainty and the importance of avoiding ignorance.
  • 11:15 – Why you have to be willing to fail, learn, and try again.
  • 13:09 – The innovation that comes out of difficult times.
  • 16:42 – A modern example of changes happening and how to adapt.
  • 21:50 – Why you need to double-check what you’re re-enforcing.

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P.S. Whenever you’re ready, here are some other ways I can help fast track you to your Freedom goal (you’re closer than you think) :

1. Schedule a Call with My Team:

If you’d like to replace the earned income you need from your practice with investment income in as little as 2-3 years, and you have at least 1M in available capital (can include equity or practice sale), then schedule a call with my team. If it looks like there is a mutual fit, you’ll have the opportunity to attend one of our upcoming member events as a guest.

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