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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

358: Solving the Five Problems of Virtual Communication with Dr. Nick Morgan

10/17/2018
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Communication expert Dr. Nick Morgan describes how the five problems of virtual communication have made the world angrier over the last decade, and what to do about it. You'll Learn: The magic question that bridges much of the virtual gapHow bad online behavior is leaking into face-to-face communicationHow video calls confuse our sixth sense and exhaust us About Nick: Dr. Nick Morgan is one of America’s top communication theorists and coaches. A passionate teacher, he is committed to...

Duration:00:48:33

357: The Six Morning Habits of High Performers with Hal Elrod

10/15/2018
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Miracle Morning author Hal Elrod condensed the six habits of the most successful people in history into the SAVERS acronym and describes how they changed his life—and how they can change yours, too. You'll Learn: Approaches for silence that generate new ideasHow NOT to do affirmationsThe impact of tiny amounts of exercise About Hal: He is one of the highest rated keynote speakers in America, creator of one of the fastest growing and most engaged online communities in existence and...

Duration:00:48:53

356: Living Out the Wisdom of Napoleon Hill with Jeffrey Gitomer (Host of the Sell or Die podcast)

10/12/2018
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“King of Sales” Jeffrey Gitomer discusses his new book Truthful Living, a compilation if the wisdom of Napoleon Hill. He also hashes out his tips for persuasion and personal development. You'll Learn: Why Napoleon Hill is still worth listening to 100 years laterThe number one thing people don’t do that will benefit themThe five most important words in the English language according to Napoleon Hill About Jeffrey: Jeffrey Gitomer is the New York Times bestselling author of some 15 books...

Duration:00:38:54

355: Channeling Emotions Productively with Hitendra Wadhwa

10/10/2018
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Columbia Business School professor Hitendra Wadhwa defines inner mastery and shows how to achieve it. You'll Learn: The five pillars of inner masteryKey questions and framework for daily reflectionTwo strategies for redirecting your emotions positively About Hitendra: Hitendra Wadhwa is Professor of Practice at Columbia Business School and founder of the Institute for Personal Leadership (IPL). Hitendra graduated from the University of Delhi in mathematics and received his MBA and a...

Duration:00:43:17

354: Establishing Evening Routines to Optimize the Day Ahead with Jarrod Warren

10/5/2018
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Success 101 podcaster Jarrod Warren details an evening routine that will grant you a deep, restful sleep—and a successful way to tackle your day. You'll Learn: How to turn stress around with your perspectiveEight tips for a solid evening routine and quality sleepWhy to consider taping your mouth shut, literally About Jarrod: Jarrod is the managing director of a financial planning practice and hosts the Success 101 podcast. View transcript, show notes, and links at...

Duration:00:59:16

353: Optimizing Your Mood and Productivity through “Sonic Vitamins” with Lyz Cooper

10/3/2018
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Founder of the British Academy of Sound Therapy Lyz Cooper explains how different sounds—or sonic vitamins—can help you relax, get energized, and/or enter a flow state. You'll Learn: The types of music that energize and sootheWhy it’s good to break up focused work with sound breaksHow to manipulate sound to get into the zone About Lyz: Award-winning entrepreneur and author Lyz Cooper has been working in the holistic health field for 33 years and with therapeutic sound since 1994. She...

Duration:00:54:45

352: Conquering Fear and Expanding Awareness with Emma-Kate Swann

10/1/2018
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Emma-Kate Swann shares how increased awareness enables you to be a better employee and a better person. You'll Learn: The four key practices for becoming more consciousTips for becoming more secure in your identitySix ways to counter your fear responses About Emma-Kate: Emma-Kate Swann is the Vice President of Leadership & Transformation at Healthy Companies International working alongside a team to both support and lead key client engagements. As part of her mission to bring about...

Duration:00:37:19

351: Bridging Skill Gaps through Strategic Learning with Andy Storch (Host of the Talent Development Hotseat and Entrepreneur Hotseat podcasts)

9/28/2018
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Learning and development programs designer Andy Storch discusses the biggest skills gaps he encounters among leaders-in-training and how to bridge them. You'll Learn: Three steps for creating an effective learning programThe number one problem facing new managersHow to better understand customers with the ROPE framework About Andy: Andy Storch is an executive coach, consultant and facilitator specializing in helping clients turn strategy into action and results. He helps leaders...

Duration:00:45:04

350: Productivity Principles to Make Time for What’s Important with Jake Knapp

9/26/2018
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Jake Knapp shares how to deliberately design your day around what’s important to you, and how to give yourself more energy in the process. You'll Learn: A fresh definition for what makes a day successfulWhy and how to set the highlight of your day before it startsApproaches to clear out distractions for laser focus About Jake: Jake spent 10 years at Google and Google Ventures, where he created the Design Sprint. He has since coached teams like Slack, Uber, 23andMe, LEGO, and The New...

Duration:00:54:35

349: The Case for Kindness at Work with Dr. Richard Shuster

9/24/2018
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Dr. Richard Shuster shows how being kind to others just because can help make you even more awesome at your job. You'll Learn: The implications of being kind to others at workThe two kinds of kindness and which one is better for your healthThe number one pro tip for being kind to your colleagues About Richard: Dr. Richard Shuster is a licensed clinical psychologist and the host of The Daily Helping with Dr. Richard Shuster: Food for the Brain, Knowledge from the experts, Tools to Win...

Duration:00:43:41

348: How Getting Curious Helps You Achieve Everything with Diana Kander

9/21/2018
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Diana Kander unpacks the importance of curiosity and the role it plays in the success of individuals and companies. You'll Learn: Why uncovering blind spots is such a rapid path to progressFour key questions to expand your curiosityThe importance of failure metrics About Diana: Diana Kander is a sought-after keynote speaker who has trained many executives and Fortune 1000 companies to be more innovative and to inspire employees to think more like entrepreneurs. She’s the author of the...

Duration:00:43:02

347: The Power of Truly Living Your Values Daily with Drew Dudley (creator of TED Talks “Everyday Leadership” and “The Leadership Game”)

9/19/2018
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Drew Dudley redefines leadership and shows what it really means to live your values. You'll Learn: The gross way we make decisions when we don’t have clear valuesHow to make leadership a practice, instead of a hobbyApproaches to discovering your own deep wisdom with “the edge of the bed advice” technique About Drew: Drew Dudley is the Founder & Chief Catalyst of Day One Leadership, and has spent the last 15 years helping individuals and organizations increase their leadership...

Duration:00:54:16

346: Seizing Career Opportunities with AstroLabs’ Muhammed Mekki

9/17/2018
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Muhammed Mekki lays out how to optimize your career opportunities. You'll Learn: Why NOT to over-plan your careerHow to identify and capitalize on each career opportunityThe nobility of management About Muhammed: Muhammed is a Founding Partner at AstroLabs, a startup hub and training academy for tech entrepreneurs in the Middle East. AstroLabs Dubai is a specialized coworking space that hosts high potential digital technology companies, assisting founders to establish their startups...

Duration:00:50:36

345: The Simple Solution to Disengagement with Dr. Bob Nelson

9/14/2018
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Dr. Bob Nelson reveals the drivers behind disengagement--and what to do about them. You'll Learn: Just how critical recognition isKey reasons managers don’t give more encouragementFive ways to reward employees at low or no cost About Bob: Dr. Bob Nelson is a leading advocate for employee recognition and engagement worldwide and the only person who has done a PhD dissertation related to the topic. He has consulted for 80 percent of the Fortune 500 as well as presented on six continents....

Duration:00:46:34

344: Confidence-Forming Habits with Jordan Harbinger

9/12/2018
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Jordan Harbinger shares mindsets and practices to boost your confidence and your results with people. You'll Learn: The secret strengths of introvertsWhy to ask for what you don’t deserveHow a post-it note can transform your non-verbal communication skills About Jordan: Jordan Harbinger has always had an affinity for Social Influence, Interpersonal Dynamics and Social Engineering, helping private companies test the security of their communications systems and working with law...

Duration:00:44:37

343: How to Be More Strategic in Six Steps with Stacey Boyle

9/10/2018
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Stacey Boyle shares the why and the how behind being more strategic at work. You'll Learn: Why to ALWAYS establish the purpose before the methodThe three building blocks of smart decisions About Stacey: Stacey has led global consulting and research departments for over 20 years, during which she has built a reputation for groundbreaking work connecting investments in people to critical business outcomes. Today she runs two consulting firms that help some of the world's best companies...

Duration:00:49:52

342: Getting Creativity to Work with Thomas Heffner (Host of the Next Year Now podcast)

9/7/2018
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Thomas Heffner shares how to improve creativity, group brainstorming, and innovation. You'll Learn: The seven rules for effective brainstormingHow to solve the hippo in the room problemThree improv comedy tips that help you innovate About Thomas: Tom Heffner is a design strategist at The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, podcaster, author, speaker, and innovation expert. His goal is to help people thrive at work and in life. Tom believes that every day, purposeful...

Duration:00:53:18

341: Decoding Body Language with ex-FBI Special Agent Joe Navarro

9/5/2018
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Joe Navarro shows how to get to the bottom of body language and why observing it can better your relationships at work and at home. You'll Learn: Why it’s so hard to tell if someone’s actually lyingFour key, reliable body language cuesThe one good mannered behavior everyone should know and use About Joe: For 25 years, Joe Navarro worked as an FBI special agent in the area of counterintelligence and behavioral assessment. Today he is one of the world's leading experts on nonverbal...

Duration:00:55:02

Happy Labor Day!

9/3/2018
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Celebrate Labor Day by reflecting on the root cause of distractions and how you can stay focused on the work that you’re doing – and an awesome way one listener draws connections between prior episodes. View notes and links at http://AwesomeAtYourJob.com/LaborDay2018

Duration:00:06:23

340: How to Be a Chief Even without a Title with Rick Miller

8/31/2018
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Rick Miller outlines what power really means and the five components needed to build it. You'll Learn: Where true power comes fromFive ways to create insight and energyWhy supporting other people’s success grows your influence About Rick: Rick Miller is an unconventional turnaround specialist, a servant leader, and a go-to Chief. He is also an experienced and trusted confidant, an author (Be Chief: It’s a Choice, Not a Title, September 4, Motivational Press), a sought-after speaker,...

Duration:00:40:19