In this episode, we take a look at a new discipline and essential life skill to help you thrive in an always-on, always-connected society. It's called #OffMode, and we introduce the premise and the basic idea of how to approach it.
On this episode I’m going to talk a bit about leadership and decision making, and the different ways we sabotage our thinking when we blindly follow the playbooks industry leaders and celebrities. The faulty logic that tricks us into fast decisions, that aren’t necessarily good ones. We’re calling this one - when not to follow the leader
In this episode, we discuss which is more important to develop first, a clear vision or a "unique" purpose. If you're stuck or frozen in a sense of lost identity and haven't declared a vision yet - this episode is for you.
On this episode, we share our post-hack experience and describe the digital slumlord web hosts, the new cyber security protection scheme they're using to try and fleece their customers, and of course what to do about it!!!
On this episode, we continue our series on Building the CAPE and getting clarity of Character, Alignment of values and principles, a true sense of Purpose, and a wealth of energy to see things through. This Episode is focused on 8 questions to answer to help you define your personal brand, your character, and to walk forward with in business and life.
This episode covers the 7 Deadly Symptoms of operating without a CAPE - Clarity and confidence of Character, Alignment of values and practices, a true sense of Purpose, and a wealth of Energy to see your goals through. This is a good one, that is jammed packed into 24 minutes. Enjoy!
We discuss how to frame a strategy to choose and use the software and apps that truly serve you vs. the many that end up wasting your money, time, energy and attention. Also, 8 app recommendations to incoporate into your everyday workflow. Part 2 of 3 in this EDC / EveryDay Carry Theme.
In this episode, Nicholas introduces the concept of EDC, Every Day Carry, and covers 13 pieces of battle proven, everyday gear recommendations for the digital nomad or tactical professional. He also talks about 4 principles behind his choices as well. This is Part 1 of 3 episodes on EDC for technology.
In this double barrel (long) episode I’m going to deep dive into platform business models, and talk about the 10 perils of platforms and 11 survival strategies to address them. 9 of every 10 businesses in the United States fails after just 18 months of operations. And only 4 in 100 businesses lives to see their 10th anniversary. One thing that the winners know - that the losers don't is how to leverage platforms. Enjoy!
In this episode I’m going to talk about some real gritty topics. I’m going to talk about the concept of fairness, the importance of unfair advantages in business and life and then I’m going to give you some unfair advantages by telling you about the corporate underground and the hidden job network for executives.
I speak often of the Heroik golden rule, cultivate that which serves you and hit the eject button on that which does not. The reality is that this requires raising your emotional intelligence in order to discern what is truly serving you. This requires you getting real, vulnerable, and authentic with your own personal history and journey thus far. So on this episode, I interview an expert, to talk about her book on the subject. So in this, my first ever interview episode, I’m going to chat...
In this episode, we discuss the strategies behind the Heroik Guide to The Dark Arts of Social Media - we cover concepts, hacks, strategies and tips to grow your following on many of the popular platforms and give a teaser of what you'll find in the downloadable guide.
In this episode we talk about why every brand deserves a CAPE; Character, Alignment, Purpose and Energy. We address the 4 big crises brands struggle with today, the 7 shifts that have increased the pressure and opportunity to build a CAPE, and some tips and tricks on this journey. Listen all the way through for the Hidden Track After Party for even more tips.
In this episode, we reflect on 15+ years of Heroik endeavor and give you 11 tips for epic business practice from the ground up. Whether you're looking to making a pivot, starting over - again, or for the first time. There are plenty of mcnuggets of wisdom you need to hear or hear again to reaffirm you are on the right track. LISTEN TO THE VERY END FOR THE HIDDEN TRACK AFTER PARTY! :)
In this episode, we expand on the skills required to cultivate confidence and bravery required to face uncertainty on a regular basis. It all stems from fueling a positive, healthy, and great sense of self worth. We provide 16 actionable tips in this episode so it's worth a listen.
In this episode, we talk about how to bring your own bravery, become your own X-factor, and confidently rock the meeting room to ensure your ideas get a fair shake. Specifically we discuss strategies and tactics to ensure you're confident, mission ready, armed with some verbal judo, to tell truth to power, and confront any bigotry and BS that may arise.