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Mike Grogan is an Inspirational Speaker, a Peak Performance Coach and a Transformational Trainer. He has helped 1000’s of people go further faster in 8 countries from Corporate America, to Hospitals in Africa, to Humanitarian Organizations in Palestine. Today Mike lives and works in the Philippines. He is the founder of “Best of You” a movement committed to inspiring and empowering 1 Million Pinoys to go further faster by Easter 2018. Each week Mike will interview an inspirational person with a message designed to empower you to go further, faster. We strongly believe that listening to these messages will make you a better version of you. Subscribe now so that you will never miss an episode.

Mike Grogan is an Inspirational Speaker, a Peak Performance Coach and a Transformational Trainer. He has helped 1000’s of people go further faster in 8 countries from Corporate America, to Hospitals in Africa, to Humanitarian Organizations in Palestine. Today Mike lives and works in the Philippines. He is the founder of “Best of You” a movement committed to inspiring and empowering 1 Million Pinoys to go further faster by Easter 2018. Each week Mike will interview an inspirational person with a message designed to empower you to go further, faster. We strongly believe that listening to these messages will make you a better version of you. Subscribe now so that you will never miss an episode.
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Mike Grogan is an Inspirational Speaker, a Peak Performance Coach and a Transformational Trainer. He has helped 1000’s of people go further faster in 8 countries from Corporate America, to Hospitals in Africa, to Humanitarian Organizations in Palestine. Today Mike lives and works in the Philippines. He is the founder of “Best of You” a movement committed to inspiring and empowering 1 Million Pinoys to go further faster by Easter 2018. Each week Mike will interview an inspirational person with a message designed to empower you to go further, faster. We strongly believe that listening to these messages will make you a better version of you. Subscribe now so that you will never miss an episode.

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English


Episodes

Episode 91 Adrian Pantonial:Giving up a 12 year career for Freelancing, What money can't really buy?

1/13/2019
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Adrian Pantonial worked for 12 years in the BPO industry. While it pays well, he decided to leave that path and pursue as a freelance in event's hosting and such. He also shares a very personal and emotional tragedy that served as a wake up call to him.

Duration:00:38:07

Episode 90: Finding your passion, How did a Frenchman turn into a farmer in the Philippines?

1/4/2019
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Louis Faure was looking for a new and challenging environment during his gap year in college. Not knowing what to expect, he chose the Philippines and became a social entrepreneur in Gawad Kalinga in Bulacan. There he raised livestock animals and truly fell in love with the country's people and culture and decided to stay.

Duration:00:38:35

Episode 89: Why did a British choose to live and work with the poor in the Philippines?

12/27/2018
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Author of the best-selling book The Genius of the Poor and founder of Mad Travel, Tom Graham, ditched his suit and tie and decided to live and work with the poor communities of Gawad Kalinga. There he discovered the genius of the Filipino people and fell in love with the country.

Duration:01:06:44

Episode 88: OFW for 17 years, Excellent Job; But what made Jocelyn Pick comeback in the Philippines?

12/20/2018
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Jocelyn Pick - President of Profiles Asia Pacific, Inc. Jocelyn was overseas for 17 years but what made her comeback? She talked about why she decided to return to the Philippines for good despite having an excellent job abroad. And how she defines it as one of the best decisions she made in her life.

Duration:00:49:03

Episode 87: What does success really look like, How to thrive as a single mom with Grace De Castro

12/7/2018
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With this episode, Grace De Castro, a Management Consultant Expert, imparts her idea of what success look like for here from before compared to now. She also talks about how being a single mother can be a blessing and change your whole story.

Duration:01:11:42

Episode 86: Answer Job Interview Questions, Hire the right people with TalentView CEO, Anj Vera

11/19/2018
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With this episode, CEO of TalentView, Anj Vera, shares her insights and tips on how to select the right candidate for your company. Anj also talks about questions you should be prepared for in a job interview.

Duration:01:09:01

Episode 85: Why I quit my Corporate job to make Breads with Danny Moran

3/20/2017
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Join us in this podcast episode where Mike sat down with Danny Moran in his very own successful restaurant Amici. They talked about the journey behind Danny Moran’s successful run in his venture and what made him decide to leave his promising professional life behind and be an entrepreneur. And also find out how Philippine Mango helped Danny in one of the most challenging parts of his business life.

Duration:00:46:44

Episode 85: Why I quit my Corporate job to make Breads with Danny Moran

3/20/2017
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Join us in this podcast episode where Mike sat down with Danny Moran in his very own successful restaurant Amici. They talked about the journey behind Danny Moran’s successful run in his venture and what made him decide to leave his promising professional life behind and be an entrepreneur. And also find out how Philippine Mango helped Danny in one of the most challenging parts of his business life.

Duration:00:46:44

Episode 84: Ditching the Shirt and Tie with Tom Graham

3/2/2017
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The Philippines has a long history with colonizers. From the Spaniards in the 16th century to the Americans after the Philippine Revolution to the Japanese in World War II. So while we're welcoming to foreigners who come to visit the country for a holiday, we're wary of those who decide to stay and explore opportunities in the country. It's inevitable to think that they're here to exploit our resources and get rich off our backs. Such is the challenged faced by English journalist Tom Graham...

Duration:00:28:48

Episode 84: Ditching the Shirt and Tie with Tom Graham

3/1/2017
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The Philippines has a long history with colonizers. From the Spaniards in the 16th century to the Americans after the Philippine Revolution to the Japanese in World War II. So while we're welcoming to foreigners who come to visit the country for a holiday, we're wary of those who decide to stay and explore opportunities in the country. It's inevitable to think that they're here to exploit our resources and get rich off our backs. Such is the challenged faced by English journalist Tom...

Duration:00:28:48

Episode 83: Pursuing You Best Life with JB Borromeo

2/13/2017
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You know at least one person like this. This may even be you. A person who's going through the motions of living. Waking up every morning, dragging himself/herself to work, coming in late most of the time. Someone who's so unmotivated that work becomes a prison he/she seeks to escape from the moment that secondhand declares it's 5PM. Someone who finds no sense of fulfillment or happiness from their career. Our guest for today, author and motivational speaker JB Borromeo, was such a person....

Duration:00:43:05

Episode 83: Pursuing You Best Life with JB Borromeo

2/12/2017
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You know at least one person like this. This may even be you. A person who's going through the motions of living. Waking up every morning, dragging himself/herself to work, coming in late most of the time. Someone who's so unmotivated that work becomes a prison he/she seeks to escape from the moment that secondhand declares it's 5PM. Someone who finds no sense of fulfillment or happiness from their career. Our guest for today, author and motivational speaker JB Borromeo, was such a...

Duration:00:43:05

Episode 82: Trading a Diploma for Ducks with Alvie Benitez

12/29/2016
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For Filipinos, a diploma holds a certain kind of power. It opens up a lot of opportunities and is considered key to a good, if not better, life. That's why when Alvie Benitez informed his grandparents that he will be dropping out of college after failing his thesis, he heard the longest string of Spanish bad words in his life. To say that he encountered strong opposition from his close family and friends would be an understatement. A man with weaker conviction would have caved in and...

Duration:00:44:54

Episode 82: Trading a Diploma for Ducks with Alvie Benitez

12/28/2016
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For Filipinos, a diploma holds a certain kind of power. It opens up a lot of opportunities and is considered key to a good, if not better, life. That's why when Alvie Benitez informed his grandparents that he will be dropping out of college after failing his thesis, he heard the longest string of Spanish bad words in his life. To say that he encountered strong opposition from his close family and friends would be an understatement. A man with weaker conviction would have caved in and...

Duration:00:44:54

Episode 81: On the Quest for Excellence with Marie Cavosora

12/21/2016
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Picture this. You’re in your 30s living in San Francisco in an apartment that is your source of pride and joy. You have a supportive network of family and friends around you as well as a dream job with great employers. There’s really nothing else you could want. You love your life. Now, think about giving all of these up. Would you? Our guest for this episode Marie Cavosora, founder and CEO of CalaBoo, did. She sold her apartment to live in an urban ashram with just a tent and a yoga mat...

Duration:00:51:02

Episode 81: On the Quest for Excellence with Marie Cavosora

12/20/2016
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Picture this. You’re in your 30s living in San Francisco in an apartment that is your source of pride and joy. You have a supportive network of family and friends around you as well as a dream job with great employers. There’s really nothing else you could want. You love your life. Now, think about giving all of these up. Would you? Our guest for this episode Marie Cavosora, founder and CEO of CalaBoo, did. She sold her apartment to live in an urban ashram with just a tent and a yoga mat...

Duration:00:51:02

Episode 80: Coming Home to Opportunities with Dr Cris Enriquez

12/14/2016
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With the current political climate, many Filipinos abroad are feeling hopeless for the Philippines. They'd rather stay abroad and, if possible, migrate with their family, believing that a better life awaits them in a foreign country. Not Dr. Cris Enriquez. Recognized as the only medical doctor in the world who trained and specialized in four different medical specialties, Dr. Cris decided to move back to the Philippines after living and practicing medicine in the US for 50 years. He...

Duration:00:40:37

Episode 79: The Rise of the Pinoy Podcast

12/14/2016
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After a long hiatus, we're back with a better and more inspiring podcast for Filipinos all over the world! Listen and find out what you can expect in "The Rise of the Pinoy Podcast."

Duration:00:08:00

Episode 80: Coming Home to Opportunities with Dr Cris Enriquez

12/14/2016
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With the current political climate, many Filipinos abroad are feeling hopeless for the Philippines. They'd rather stay abroad and, if possible, migrate with their family, believing that a better life awaits them in a foreign country. Not Dr. Cris Enriquez. Recognized as the only medical doctor in the world who trained and specialized in four different medical specialties, Dr. Cris decided to move back to the Philippines after living and practicing medicine in the US for 50 years. He...

Duration:00:40:37

Episode 79: The Rise of the Pinoy Podcast

12/14/2016
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After a long hiatus, we're back with a better and more inspiring podcast for Filipinos all over the world! Listen and find out what you can expect in "The Rise of the Pinoy Podcast."

Duration:00:03:46