Episodes
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 1310: Christine Comaford of Smart Tribes Institute delves into the essential brain-based traits that earmark high-potential individuals for success. With insights from neuroscientist Kevin Ochsner, Comaford illuminates how focus, learning, personal insight, and social skills not only define but can also be developed in future leaders,...
Published 05/02/24
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 1309: Emma Scheib of Simple Slow Lovely.com debunks the myth that having a career is incompatible with slow living. She offers insightful tips for integrating a slower pace of life without sacrificing professional success. Emma's personal journey from a dream job to embracing a fulfilling, slower lifestyle underscores the possibility of...
Published 05/01/24
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 1308: Dr. Jeff Cornwall provides a comprehensive guide to thoughtful business growth through his "bottom-up" forecasting approach, emphasizing the importance of planning and financial discipline for entrepreneurs. By sharing the journey of his daughter and son-in-law's business, Harpeth Painting, Cornwall illustrates how to determine the...
Published 04/30/24
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Published 04/29/24
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 1306: Kristin Wong provides a candid exploration of the discontentment many feel in their jobs and offers practical steps for change. Wong draws on personal anecdotes and studies to highlight four key indicators of job dissatisfaction and begins to navigate the complex journey of finding fulfillment beyond the constraints of an...
Published 04/28/24
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Published 04/27/24
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Published 04/26/24
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Published 04/25/24
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Published 04/24/24
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Published 04/23/24
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Published 04/22/24
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Published 04/21/24
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Published 04/20/24
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Published 04/19/24
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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
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 1288: Karl Staib of Dig to Fly.com delves into the often overlooked emotional undercurrents of career dissatisfaction in "When Your Career Sucks, You Can Fix It." He discusses the subtle impact of failures on our confidence and the pivotal role of confronting fears to forge a fulfilling career path. Through personal anecdotes and...
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
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 1286: James Altucher of JamesAltucher.com delves into the widespread dissatisfaction many feel towards their jobs, blending personal anecdotes with broader societal observations. Altucher articulates how modern work culture, with its inherent constraints and pressures, often leads to a profound sense of disillusionment, advocating for a...
Published 04/08/24