Success Diversity & Adaptability

Published : April 10, 2019

Lessons We Can Learn From Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. Success Requires Both Flexibility and Diversity

While both hard work and dedication can take you a long way, most successful people are aware that flexibility and diversification are critical to the equation. It is highly recommended for most people to have multiple income streams, if financial freedom is what you are after.

While most nine to five jobs are known to provide a sense of security, the economy often takes wild swings making few jobs totally safe. Unfortunately, as a result, many people lose their main source of income. Some individuals soften the impact of losing their nine to five jobs by having multiple streams of income. Additional income streams can come in handy in times of hardship. Additionally, diversifying your income can increase your overall networth.

While some people work hard to maximize the income from their main job, there are a variety of ways to reach your financial goals. For example, if you are looking to make 80,000 dollars a year and you are making 50,000 dollars with your nine to five job, you can find a side gig to work on in your free time to make up the difference. Diversifying your income streams also require a great amount of flexibility. While it may be difficult to manage juggling several roles, it is extremely possible. If you are looking for inspiration, consider Dwayne, The Rock, Johnson American actor, producer, and semi-retired wrestler.

While many know the rock for his talent as an actor and strength as a wrestler, many people do not take into account how flexible the Rock has been in order to get where he is. Before being cast in a multitude of roles, and wrestling against characters like Steve Austin and Triple H, Dwayne Johnson was a successful football player at the University of Miami.

Overcoming Obstacles

Unfortunately, Dwayne suffered a back injury, which ultimately ended his football career. Instead of sulking and giving up, Dwayne decided to use his muscular frame for a different form of entertainment. Dwayne made his wrestling debut as Flex Kavanah in the USWA, and won the tag team championship alongside Brett Sawyer.

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From there, Dwayne Johnson began wrestling in a variety of leagues under a variety of stage names, until he eventually decided to take on the persona of The Rock. The Rock achieved great success throughout his wrestling career. His accolades even gained him recognition for his talents and jump-started his career as an actor. Today, the Rock can still be seen flexing his muscles for the big screen. Dwayne Johnson has made a name for himself as an American actor, producer, and semi-retired wrestler. While he has worked very hard to get to where he is today, his success can be attributed to his flexibility and diversification of income. He even started a tequila company!


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Dwayne Johnson is the perfect example of what it takes to be successful in today’s age. While some people can rely on one nine to five position to satisfy all of their financial needs, there are a multitude of people who have achieved success by creating multiple income streams and being flexible enough to effectively manage them. In addition to being dedicated, to achieve success you should constantly find ways to reinvent yourself and keep progressing.

That’s our aim here at The Shops @Rockvale as we have new developments for our customers’ convenience. We intend to constantly reinvent ourselves to remain relevant and powerful, just like The Rock. The Shops @Rockvale is excited to see you out. Stop in and see all the new updates we are making!


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