6 Step Plan To Block Social Media From Controlling Your Life And Mind

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On Purpose with Jay Shetty: 6 Step Plan To Block Social Media From Controlling Your Life And Mind on Apple Podcasts

How many of us spend our free time on social media?

Do you find yourself becoming unproductive because of it?

Today, we will unravel the ways in which social media can subtly control our minds and lifestyles. The journey begins by acknowledging that if we don’t learn to use technology consciously, it can end up consuming us entirely. Step by step, we navigate through practical strategies to regain control and create a healthier relationship with social media.

These strategies guide us toward fostering more meaningful interactions, like detaching from devices during social gatherings, creating ‘no technology’ zones in our homes, and engaging in curious and vulnerable conversations with loved ones. We also learn the importance of transforming from passive consumers to active creators.

In this episode, you’ll learn:

How addictive social media can be

How to develop a healthy screen time

How to spend your time more productively

How to make genuine connections in person

Through these steps, we embark on a transformative journey towards mastering technology, ultimately reclaiming our presence and connection in the digital age.

With Love and Gratitude,

Jay Shetty

What We Discuss:

00:00 Intro

01:14 How does social media control your mind and your life?

06:57 If we don’t learn how to use technology, it ends up consuming us

10:42 Step #1 On social media, people talk about themselves 80% of the time

12:39 How can we shift into connecting with others on social media?

15:51 Step #2: Do activities without your phone with your friends

20:00 Step #3: Create a ‘no technology’ zone in your home

23:14 Step #4: Have more curious, vulnerable conversations with people you love

24:59 Step #5: Become a creator not a consumer

26:45 Step #6: Having alternatives is easier than setting blocks

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