About Shawn Schweier

The founder of Alter Shift, thought leader on business and trainer of NLP.

Why You Shouldn’t Go to College

It was 2011 and I was sitting in the office of one of the biggest CPAs in my medium-sized town. My grandfather helped arrange this meeting so that I could see where I was headed. The reason I was here had to of been that I knew somewhere deep down that I might have been [...]

By | 2018-05-05T19:02:18+00:00 June 7th, 2017|Categories: Coaching|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Why You Shouldn’t Go to College

Define Very Clearly What You Want

A problem that troubles the vast majority of people is not being able to define what they want. Probably the biggest mistake that people make with their lives, communication, or any other aspect of their daily existence is an inability to point to specifically what they want. Sure these people have goal setting sessions and [...]

By | 2018-01-27T14:44:52+00:00 May 18th, 2017|Categories: Business|Tags: , |Comments Off on Define Very Clearly What You Want

People Are Always Making the Best Choices They Can

This knowledge can and will change how you view life. People are always making the best choice that they can with the available of resources they currently have. This is an old NLP Presupposition, but it has a far reaching impact of how you can look at life. Every decision you have ever made, you [...]

By | 2018-01-27T14:42:07+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Categories: NLP for Life|Tags: , , |Comments Off on People Are Always Making the Best Choices They Can

What is Fear?

One of the most common emotions people want to get away from is fear. However, as we saw before, fear is just an emotion, and all of our emotions are intended for our own best interest. This fear is actually a good thing. Whether you are fearful of not having enough money, of how people [...]

By | 2018-01-27T14:33:25+00:00 April 30th, 2017|Categories: NLP for Life|Tags: , |Comments Off on What is Fear?

Pacing and Leading

This is one of the most most important topics in NLP. Pacing and leading is the power to gain rapport with someone and then lead them somewhere new. It can mean the success or failure of your relationship, how fluid your business associations will be, and even how well you connect with your family. Having [...]

By | 2018-01-27T14:32:11+00:00 April 22nd, 2017|Categories: NLP for Life|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Pacing and Leading

Anchoring

A simple concept in NLP has even more profound implications that some don’t touch on. Anchoring is a term that was coined in Neuro-linguistic Programming years ago. Some psychologists refer to the concept as association, but more than anything it is a concept that can be used to your tremendously positive benefit, or as many [...]

By | 2018-01-27T14:30:26+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Categories: NLP for Life|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Anchoring

Rapport

People tend to make a simple concept rather complicated and today people seem to come to confusion when discussing what rapport is. “Is it the same body language?” “Is it saying the same things?” “Isn’t it just liking someone?” It is all of those things, but it is even simpler than that. Rapport is sameness. [...]

By | 2018-01-27T14:29:20+00:00 March 14th, 2017|Categories: NLP for Life|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Rapport

What to Do When You’re With an Insecure Man

So you have found yourself with an insecure man, what do you do now? Sure we all have our insecurities, but I have found this to be the one that women hate the most. This is also one of the biggest problems that causes the most issues in a relationship. What does it mean when [...]

By | 2018-01-27T14:28:29+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|Categories: Coaching|Tags: , |Comments Off on What to Do When You’re With an Insecure Man

Why You Shouldn’t Treat Your Lover Like Your Best Friend

It is said over and over again that someone should look for a best friend in a lover, but this isn’t 100% true. People say they want someone that they can spend their life with. They say that they want someone that they can share their whole life with. And then, many times when they [...]

By | 2018-01-27T14:27:30+00:00 February 18th, 2017|Categories: Coaching|Tags: , |Comments Off on Why You Shouldn’t Treat Your Lover Like Your Best Friend

She is the Ocean and He the Ship

“Like a ship cutting through a vast ocean, the masculine decides on a course and navigates the direction: the feminine energy itself is undirected but immense, like the wind and deep currents of the ocean, ever-changing, beautiful, destructive, and the source of life.” -David Deida Lately, I have been getting a lot of questions about [...]

By | 2018-01-27T14:26:17+00:00 February 4th, 2017|Categories: Coaching|Tags: , |Comments Off on She is the Ocean and He the Ship