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If your job requires substantial thinking and collaboration, this podcast will help you flourish at work. Each week, I grill thought-leaders and results-getters to discover specific, actionable insights that boost work performance. These practical nuggets sharpen the universal skillset every professional needs. Pete has coached world-class thinkers from 50 countries, every Ivy League university, and many elite companies to work brilliance. Now, let his VIP guests guide you to becoming a better thinker, doer, presenter, and leader. More career fun, wins, meaning, and money await. Transcripts, show notes, and handy resources available at our website.

If your job requires substantial thinking and collaboration, this podcast will help you flourish at work. Each week, I grill thought-leaders and results-getters to discover specific, actionable insights that boost work performance. These practical nuggets sharpen the universal skillset every professional needs. Pete has coached world-class thinkers from 50 countries, every Ivy League university, and many elite companies to work brilliance. Now, let his VIP guests guide you to becoming a better thinker, doer, presenter, and leader. More career fun, wins, meaning, and money await. Transcripts, show notes, and handy resources available at our website.
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If your job requires substantial thinking and collaboration, this podcast will help you flourish at work. Each week, I grill thought-leaders and results-getters to discover specific, actionable insights that boost work performance. These practical nuggets sharpen the universal skillset every professional needs. Pete has coached world-class thinkers from 50 countries, every Ivy League university, and many elite companies to work brilliance. Now, let his VIP guests guide you to becoming a better thinker, doer, presenter, and leader. More career fun, wins, meaning, and money await. Transcripts, show notes, and handy resources available at our website.

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Episodes

379: The Four Steps to Creating Chemistry with Others with Barney Feinberg

12/12/2018
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Veteran life coach Barney Feinberg shares how appreciating your many values can help you better connect with others and facilitate chemistry for smooth working relationships. You'll Learn: How to identify your values from your life’s peak momentsApproaches for discovering the values of others from what they sayHow we end up settling in our relationships About Barney: Barney Feinberg began his career as a CPA learning the language of business. At the age of twenty-five, his career...

Duration:00:46:56

378: How to Tackle Uncertainty--and Enjoy It with Josh Kaufman

12/10/2018
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Josh Kaufman shares his research regarding tackling uncertainty, the value of persistence in new skill acquisition, and best practices for self-directed learning. You’ll Learn: About Josh Josh’s research focuses on business, skill acquisition, productivity, creativity, applied psychology, and practical wisdom. His unique, multidisciplinary approach to business mastery and rapid skill acquisition has helped millions of readers around the world learn essential concepts and skills on...

Duration:00:53:50

378: How to Tackle Uncertainty--and Enjoy It with Josh Kaufman

12/10/2018
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Josh Kaufman shares his research regarding tackling uncertainty, the value of persistence in new skill acquisition, and best practices for self-directed learning. You’ll Learn: About Josh Josh’s research focuses on business, skill acquisition, productivity, creativity, applied psychology, and practical wisdom. His unique, multidisciplinary approach to business mastery and rapid skill acquisition has helped millions of readers around the world learn essential concepts and skills on...

Duration:00:59:07

377: How to Disarm the Energy Vampires at Work with Dr. Judith Orloff

12/7/2018
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New York Times bestselling author and psychiatrist Dr. Judith Orloff shines on light on highly sensitive people, how to connect with them, and how to defend against forces that drain your energy. You’ll Learn: About Judith Dr. Judith Orloff is a New York Times bestselling author who specializes in treating sensitive people in her Los Angeles based private practice. Dr. Orloff is on the psychiatric clinical faculty at UCLA. Her work has been featured on The Today Show, CNN, PBS, and in...

Duration:00:35:58

376: How to Become the Success Nobody Saw Coming: Research Insights into “Dark Horses” from Harvard’s Todd Rose

12/5/2018
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Bestselling author and Harvard professor Todd Rose dissects how Dark Horses became successful and how you can apply their secret to live a reliably fulfilling career and live You'll Learn: The implications of pursuing personal fulfillment vs. power, wealth, or prestigeThe most important step to understanding what fulfills youWhy fulfillment isn’t just for the rich About Todd: Todd Rose was a high school dropout with D- grades and a GPA of 0.9. He caused a ruckus in class and was...

Duration:00:49:00

375: How and Why to Communicate Mindfully with Oren Jay Sofer

12/3/2018
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Meditation practitioner and author Oren Jay Sofer hashes out the tenets of mindful and non-violent communication to help get ot the heart of every interaction. You’ll Learn: About Oren Oren Jay Sofer leads retreats and workshops on mindful communication throughout the United States. A member of the Spirit Rock Teachers Council, he holds a degree in comparative religion from columbia University and is a Somatic Experiencing Practitioner and a Certified Trainer of Nonviolent...

Duration:00:47:17

374: Future-Proofing Your Career through Three Key Skills with Stephen Warley

11/30/2018
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Stephen Warley shares the critical skills that keep you valuable in a changing work landscape. You'll Learn: Two exercises for increasing self-awarenessFour key questions to ask yourself every single dayWhy--and how--to embrace discomfort better About Stephen: Stephen Warley has been self-employed for more than a decade, and he shares how to build the life skills that matter for the new nature of work. Stephen helps people build self-awareness and other skills through his writing and...

Duration:00:44:42

373: Getting Consistently Good Results from Yourself and Others with Weldon Long

11/28/2018
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Weldon Long explains how his FEAR framework helped turn him from three-time ex-convict to a New York Times bestselling author and top sales expert. You'll Learn: How Weldon went from being a dropout and convict to a star salespersonA five-step process for getting what you want from othersAchieving more consistent results through the FEAR framework About Weldon: Weldon Long is a high school dropout who spent 13 years in prison for robbery, money laundering, and mail fraud. While in...

Duration:00:42:22

372: How to Take the Work out of Networking with Karen Wickre

11/26/2018
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Karen Wickre shares ways both introverts and extroverts can grow their networks without that transactional feeling. You'll Learn: A pro-tip for how to build up your network despite social anxietyHow to farm for contacts instead of hunting for themThe strength of weak ties About Karen: Karen Wickre is the former Editorial Director at Twitter, where she landed after a decade-long career at Google. She is a member of the Board of Visitors for the John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships at...

Duration:00:33:18

Black Friday 2018

11/23/2018
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Here are a few of our favorite things when it comes to productivity at work and at home. View show notes, and links at http://AwesomeAtYourJob.com/bf18

Duration:00:16:30

Happy Thanksgiving 2018

11/21/2018
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We talk about gratitude's power for your capacity to be awesome at your job and more. View show notes, and links at http://AwesomeAtYourJob.com/thanks18

Duration:00:06:47

371: The Keys That Make a Great Team with Don Yaeger

11/19/2018
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Nationally acclaimed speaker and long-time Sports Illustrated editor Don Yaeger highlights the key differences that make a great team. You'll Learn: How every organization is changing the world in some wayKey practices that can bring your team’s “why” to lifeHow great teams address dysfunction About Don: Don Yaeger is a nationally acclaimed inspirational speaker, longtime Associate Editor of Sports Illustrated, and author of over 30 books, eleven of which have become New York Times...

Duration:00:39:55

370: Increasing Your Perceived Competence with Jack Nasher

11/16/2018
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Professor and mentalist Jack Nasher shares compelling research revealing how conveying additional confidence perceived competence. You'll Learn: About Jack: Jack Nasher is on the faculty of Stanford University and the widest read business psychologist in continental Europe. An Oxford graduate, he has worked with the UN, the European Court of Justices, and Skadden. He is the founder of the NASHER Negotiation Institute and is a leading expert on reading and influencing people. A member...

Duration:00:48:21

369: Avoiding The Perils of Workplace Technology with Dan Schawbel

11/14/2018
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New York Times bestselling author Dan Schawbel discusses appropriate uses of technology and how to find fulfillment in your career. You’ll Learn: About Dan Dan Schawbel is a New York Times bestselling author, Partner and Research Director at Future Workplace, and the Founder of both Millennial Branding and WorkplaceTrends.com. Through his companies, he’s conducted dozens of research studies and worked with major brands including American Express, GE, Microsoft, Virgin, IBM, Coca Cola...

Duration:00:41:43

Happy Veterans Day 2018

11/12/2018
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Reflecting on Veterans Day with gratitude and how veterans have a lot to teach us when it comes to being awesome at our jobs. View transcript, show notes, and links at http://AwesomeAtYourJob.com/VeteransDay2018

Duration:00:04:41

368: Upgrading Your Productivity through Accountability with Focusmate’s Taylor Jacobson

11/9/2018
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Focusmate founder and CEO Taylor Jacobson breaks down how tribal psychology and accountability work partners can do wonders for your work and life. You'll Learn: About Taylor: Taylor is the founder and CEO of Focusmate building productivity software that works when nothing else will. He's a trained executive coach with clients like Yale, Cornell, and Wharton, a wannabe adventurer and a recovering pizza addict turned holistic health aspirant. For transcript , links, and shownotes,...

Duration:00:48:13

367: How to Project Vocal Confidence with Allison Shapira

11/7/2018
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Speech coach and ex-opera singer Allison Shapira teaches tips and tricks for better projecting your voice. You'll Learn: How you’re likely breathing wrong and what to do about itThree ways the power of your voice is reducedThe key things most people neglect when preparing for a speech About Allison: Allison is the CEO/Founder of Global Public Speaking LLC. A former opera singer and TEDx speaker, she teaches at the Harvard Kennedy School and offers keynote speeches, workshops, and...

Duration:00:37:50

366: Mastering Conversations through Compassionate Curiosity with Kwame Christian

11/5/2018
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Negotiate Anything podcast host Kwame Christian lays out the compassionate curiosity framework and how to apply it to negotiations with others and with yourself for any aspect of your life. You'll Learn: How and why to deal with our “inner toddler” in high-stakes conversationsHow being persuadable makes you persuasiveTwo key phrases for when you don’t know what to say About Kwame: Kwame is a corporate attorney with a passion for using negotiation and the psychology of persuasion to...

Duration:00:53:08

365: How to Switch to a Completely Different Career with Dr. Dawn Graham

11/2/2018
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Wharton Career Director and Author of Switchers Dr. Dawn Graham shows how to make yourself an attractive candidate during a career switch. You'll Learn: The number one advantage of being a switcherThree tips for rebranding yourself on LinkedInHow to answer the “Why do you want this job?” question About Dawn: Dr. Dawn Graham is a career switch coach, Wharton Lecturer & EMBA Career Director, author, licensed psychologist, Forbes contributor, and Sirius XM Radio Host of the popular...

Duration:00:46:49

364: Overcoming Overwhelm with Tonya Dalton (Host of the Productivity Paradox podcast)

10/31/2018
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inkWELL Press Founder & CEO Tonya Dalton gives her take on being more productive daily by figuring out and focusing on your passions instead of on other people’s fires. You'll Learn: Where overwhelm truly comes fromHow to craft the three components of your personal North StarApproaches for doing a brain dump that boosts productivity About Tonya: Tonya Dalton is a highly sought-after productivity expert and successful entrepreneur. Tonya started her current business, inkWELL Press, in...

Duration:00:39:39