“My life was on the line and I was willing to do whatever to have a different result.”

Our guest, Alex Echols was diagnosed with stage 4 cancer at age 29. After doctors detected cancer in his system, he shifted his mindset and adopted new principles that helped him change his health and his life forever. Within 2 years, he was fully recovered and now, he is here to share the 7 practices he used to beat cancer with our founder, Vishen Lakhiani. Listen in.

Listen out for:

  • The story of how Alex was diagnosed with cancer. 
  • The 7 habits that helped Alex beat cancer. 


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About Alex Echols

A lifelong creator at heart, Alex’s focus is at the intersection of emotional intelligence-based leadership, mindfulness, and wealth building. He is the best-selling author of The Two-Week Notice, an advisor, and investor for disruptive companies. He is also a certified teacher for Search Inside Yourself Leadership Institute (SIYLI) which was incubated at Google. Alex is also cancer survivorship and prevention advocate, lobbying on Capitol Hill for greater support, care, and funding for those directly impacted by cancer.



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