Episodes
Published 05/03/24
Discover all of the podcasts in our network, search for specific episodes, get the Optimal Living Daily workbook, and learn more at: OLDPodcast.com. Episode 1298: Kara Goldin's article showcases the empowering journey of going against the grain, illustrating how challenging conventional wisdom and industry experts can lead to groundbreaking innovation and success. Through personal anecdotes and examples from her career, particularly with her company Hint, Goldin encourages embracing risk,...
Published 04/20/24
Discover all of the podcasts in our network, search for specific episodes, get the Optimal Living Daily workbook, and learn more at: OLDPodcast.com. Episode 1297: Lisa Merlo-Booth's article counters the passive approach traditionally advised for dealing with mean-spirited behavior in the workplace. By advocating for self-respect and assertiveness, Merlo-Booth empowers readers to confront such negativity directly, ensuring they don't silently endorse unacceptable behavior. Her guidance is a...
Published 04/19/24
Discover all of the podcasts in our network, search for specific episodes, get the Optimal Living Daily workbook, and learn more at: OLDPodcast.com. Episode 1296: Margo Aaron demystifies SEO, transforming it from a daunting task into a manageable one, even for the non-tech savvy. Through her insightful conversation with Michael Tesalona, she outlines the simplicity behind SEO's perceived complexity, focusing on foundational elements and actionable steps that can significantly boost your...
Published 04/18/24
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Published 04/17/24
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Published 04/16/24
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Published 04/15/24
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Published 04/14/24
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Published 04/13/24
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Published 04/12/24
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Published 04/11/24
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Published 04/10/24
Discover all of the podcasts in our network, search for specific episodes, get the Optimal Living Daily workbook, and learn more at: OLDPodcast.com. Episode 1287: In "As An Entrepreneur You Can Expect a Lot of Things," Mike Smerklo shares the emotional rollercoaster of entrepreneurship, emphasizing the inevitable challenges and the critical moments of self-doubt that come with pursuing one's dreams. Through personal anecdotes and a simple yet profound "three whys" exercise, Smerklo offers a...
Published 04/09/24
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Published 04/08/24
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Published 04/07/24
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Published 04/06/24
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Published 04/05/24
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Published 04/04/24
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Published 04/03/24
Discover all of the podcasts in our network, search for specific episodes, get the Optimal Living Daily workbook, and learn more at: OLDPodcast.com. Episode 1280: Lisa Harrison of Mad Money Monster shares practical advice on mastering the art of frugal lunches for work, focusing on homemade, nutritious meals to further financial goals. Through personal anecdotes and a weekly menu guide, Lisa highlights the balance between saving money and enjoying food, proving that with a bit of creativity...
Published 04/02/24
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Published 04/01/24
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Published 03/31/24
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Published 03/30/24
Discover all of the podcasts in our network, search for specific episodes, get the Optimal Living Daily workbook, and learn more at: OLDPodcast.com. Episode 1276: Martin Bjergegaard shares his transformative journey from dreading his job at a prestigious consultancy to finding work he loves and eventually co-founding a successful company. Through his personal experiences, Bjergegaard distills five essential lessons for aligning one's career with their true passions and priorities,...
Published 03/29/24
Discover all of the podcasts in our network, search for specific episodes, get the Optimal Living Daily workbook, and learn more at: OLDPodcast.com. Episode 1275: Discover the freedom and financial destiny that comes with being your own boss, as Preston Lee of IWillTeachYouToBeRich.com shares invaluable insights and practical steps. From starting as a side hustle to choosing a low-cost business model, Lee guides you through the journey to self-employment, ensuring you make the leap at just...
Published 03/28/24