5 Step Equipping Process – John Maxwell – Notes

Note: Begins at 25:41 and ends at 27:42

  1. I do it.
    1. You can’t teach what you don’t know.
    2. We may teach what we know, but reproduce what we are.
  2. I do it and you’re with me.
    1. Mentor
    2. Coach
    3. You watch me and observe me.
    4. Be able to ask questions.
  3. You do it.
    1. You do it and I am with you.
    2. I watch you.
    3. Help you to get better.
  4. You do it.
    1. You don’t need me anymore.
    2. You do it well.
  5. You do it, and somebody is with you.
    1. Compounding.
    2. You teach someone else.

Breakthroughs – John Maxwell – Notes


  • Breakthroughs
    • Events that mold us, and move us forward.
    • We are never the same internally or externally
  • A Dream
    • Inspiring Picture of the Future that energizes your mind, will and emotions, empowering you to do everything you can to achieve it.
  • You never forget breakthroughs
    • If you can’t remember a breakthrough, it isn’t a breakthrough


  1. Groundbreaker
    1. Encourages you to start.
    2. John’s was a personal growth plan.
  2. Icebreaker
    1. You were clogged up and couldn’t get going, but an event gets you moving
  3. Windbreaker
    1. Encourages you to stand. Adversity of dreams wants to knock you flat.
  4. Cloudbreaker
    1. An event that allows you to be able to see far.
  5. Tiebreaker
    1. Heres what I want for myself, here is what would be best.
    2. They are not the same thing.
  6. Chart Breaker
    1. An event that takes the dream way beyond what you think could happen.
  7. Heart breaker
    1. Events that cause you to stop and re-prioritize.
  8. Record Breaker
    1. An event that encourages you to smile



  • Dead people don’t add value to others’ lives.