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Have a Magical Day with Wendel Miracle

Ep. 119

Obstacles and difficulties are part of the process, and they are mandatory for success. Today I spoke with the Best-selling author of “Have a Magical Day: 7 Keys to Living Happy Every Day and the Founder and CEO of Hope Nuggets, Wendell Miracle. He started this movement to bring hope to people facing hopeless situations and giving them practical steps to accomplish their dreams. 

Let’s dive into this episode and find out how to find your happiness in life and take a positive note to turn it into a business.


Things you will learn in this episode:

[00:01 - 04:59] Opening Segment 

  • I introduce my guest,  Wendell Miracle, to the show
  • Wendell talks about being a happiness coach and how he started the Hope Nuggets movement 
  • Started the Hope Nuggets in 2013
  • Being a happiness coach for eight years after his mother passed away from breast cancer
  • Went through extreme depression anxiety and trying to find ways to overcome it and live a successful life 

[05:00- 11:19] The Principal of Gratitude 

  • Wendell shares the story of how he did business out of his passion
  • The first 3-5 years with no revenue 
  • Get ready for loss
  • Wendell talks about his journey 
  • Went through depression after his mother passed away
  • It is impossible to be grateful and sad simultaneously 
  • Start every day of your life with the attitude of gratitude
  • You have the choice to move forward and make your sadness into motivation 
  • Take what would have destroyed you to propel you to greatness 
  • Finding the right mindset to divert yourself from sorrow for too long
  • Two big emotions that scares him most is fear and sadness
  • The emotion that you have dictate your attitude toward everything
  • Choose to move forward, follow your passion and dreams
  • Take action as the manifestation of gratitude 

[11:20- 18:44] Creating Business Out of Your Passion 

  • How to make a business out of your passion
  • Create your dream team (visually, content, etc.)
  • Have a plan, find your niche and purpose 
  • Wendel talks about how long and what it takes to get established
  • He talks about the growth trajectory of the account 
  • Experiencing stagnant moments
  • Have the mindset of, no matter what, you are going to make it, even when you don’t know how and how long 

[18:45- 24:59] Have a Magical Day: 7 Keys to Living Happy everyday book

  • Wendel talks about his journey in writing the book
  • Created the book to reach out to people that love to read
  • Started to write in 2016, took three years to complete
  • 100 pages or less, nugget size
  • The motivation is to help people to manifest their dreams and happiness
  • Make something that people can take and make practical steps daily
  • The key thing to start getting people going in a certain direction 
  • Obstacles and difficulties are part of the process and mandatory to get your success
  •  You are going to win if you don’t stop in the middle 
  • Game of perspective to keep going (2 gaps in life)
  • The first gap is the gratitude gap; look at how far you have come
  • The second gap is the Faith gap; when people don’t have a goal, they lose their passion for life
  • Wendel talks about his next goals
  • Write his 2nd book 
  • Start a podcast to bring joy and happiness to the world

[25:00 - 28:49] The FOCUS FIVE Segment

  • What book have you gifted most often? 
  • The Secret by Rhonda Byrne
  • If you can get an hour of somebody's time and ask questions, who would that be and why?
  • Kobe Bryan 
  • What is one thing you believe that most people would disagree with you:
  • Hard work beats talent when talent fails to work hard
  • When you grind, you can make the most of the talent you have been given over 
  • Morning routine; How do you start your day?
  • Wake up and grab a cup of black coffee
  • Meditate and pray 
  • Yoga and stretch 
  •  What is the best place we can connect with you online and find your book?
  • See below for social links.
  • Final words from me


Tweetable Quotes: 

“Take what would have destroyed you, to propel you to greatness.”  - Wendell Miracle

“Have the mindset of, no matter what, you are going to make it, even when you don’t know how and how long.”  - Wendell Miracle

“Obstacles and difficulties are part of the process and mandatory to get to success.”  -  Wendell Miracle

“Hard work beats talent when talent fails to work hard. ”  - Wendell Miracle


Resources mentioned in the episode:



You can connect with Wendell on Instagram or visit his website at hopenuggets.com.


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