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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

491: How to Have Powerful Conversations that Improve Performance with Jonathan Raymond

9/18/2019
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Refound CEO Jonathan Raymond teaches how to communicate feedback that gets results. You'll Learn: About Jonathan After twenty years of not being able to decide whether he was a business executive or a personal growth teacher, Jonathan stopped trying to figure it out. He’s the author of Good Authority — How to Become the Leader Your Team is Waiting For, and the Founder & CEO at Refound, a people training company that teaches people how to have human conversations at work. Refound...

Duration:00:56:14

490: Uncovering Your Why and Bringing it to Work with Justin Jones-Fosu

9/16/2019
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Justin Jones-Fosu explains how to lead a more enriching work life by aligning your now with your why. You'll Learn: How to get into your “achieve more” zone12 questions for uncovering your whyHow to turn any job into meaningful work About Justin: Justin is on a mission to help professionals and workplaces to Work like they mean it! He is a meaningful work speaker and social entrepreneur who speaks 60-70 times per year to companies, organizations and associations in the US and...

Duration:00:51:04

489: The Mindset of the Most Effective Leaders with Bob Anderson

9/13/2019
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Bob Anderson discusses the ways you’re inhibiting your leadership potential—and how to remedy them. You'll Learn: The surprising source of highly-accurate feedbackThe two leadership operating systemsPowerful questions for unlocking your leadership potential About Bob: Robert J. Anderson has been a pace setter in the field of Leadership Development for over 30 years. He is the Founder, Chairman and Chief Development Officer of The Leadership Circle and the Full Circle Group, and the...

Duration:00:47:40

488: Finding The Productivity System That Works for You with Asian Efficiency’s Thanh Pham (Host of The Productivity Show)

9/11/2019
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Thanh Pham from Asian Efficiency shares his expert tips and favorite resources for optimal productivity. You'll Learn: The biggest productivity mythHow to be more productive while doing lessA simple productivity tip to exponentially improve your focus About Thanh: Thanh is the Founder and Managing Director of Asian Efficiency. He is considered one of the top thought leaders in the productivity industry and he has been featured in Fast Company, Inc.com, Forbes, Huffington Post, and The...

Duration:00:55:10

487: Communicating Powerfully, Succinctly, and Clearly with Erica Mandy (Host of the Newsworthy podcast)

9/9/2019
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Erica Mandy shares essential--but often overlooked--keys to becoming a more successful communicator in the modern environment. You'll Learn: How what you’re doing on Facebook can damage your credibility at workWords to purge from your communicationThe fundamental test to improve your communication About Erica: Erica Mandy is an award-winning broadcast journalist and former TV news reporter who is building a new kind of media network, starting with her daily news podcast, The...

Duration:00:48:16

486: How to Build Powerful Relationships, Better with Dave Stachowiak (Host of the Coaching for Leaders podcast)

9/6/2019
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Dave Stachowiak shares how to develop the strongest personal and professional relationships. You'll Learn: The productivity hack that helps you be more presentThe under-appreciated value of small talkWhat to do when you don’t like networking About Dave: Dave Stachowiak is the host and founder of Coaching for Leaders, a top-rated leadership podcast downloaded over 10 million times. With more than 15 years of leadership at Dale Carnegie and a thriving, global leadership academy, Dave...

Duration:00:56:29

485: Learning like a Superhuman with Jonathan Levi (Host of the Superhuman Academy Podcast)

9/4/2019
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Jonathan Levi shares how speedreading and visual mnemonics can enhance your learning. You'll Learn: The scientifically-proven method for speedreadingHow curiosity improves learningA simple trick to remember names and faces About Jonathan: Jonathan is a serial entrepreneur, author, and lifehacker born and raised in Silicon Valley. He’s the author of the Become a SuperLearner series, and the host of the award-winning Superhuman Academy podcast. His passions include learning languages,...

Duration:00:47:43

484: The Overlooked Basic Skills Essential for Career Success with Dean Karrel

8/30/2019
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Dean Karrel makes the case for mastering the basic skills that will put you above the rest. You'll Learn: How “B students” can achieve more in their careersHow to survive and thrive in office politicsThe secret to building unshakable confidence About Dean: Dean Karrel is a Career and Executive Coach. He is the instructor of twelve courses with over 600,000 views available on LinkedIn Learning and has also been in senior leadership positions for more than three decades with major global...

Duration:00:47:36

483: How to Take Control of Your Attention with Nir Eyal

8/28/2019
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Nir Eyal identifies the surprising reason why we get distracted and how you can overcome it. You'll Learn: Why mainstream productivity advice doesn’t workThe four steps to becoming indistractableThe real motivation for all human behavior About Nir: Nir Eyal writes, consults, and teaches about the intersection of psychology, technology, and business. The M.I.T. Technology Review dubbed Nir, “The Prophet of Habit-Forming Technology.” Nir founded two tech companies since 2003 and has...

Duration:00:46:23

482: David Allen Returns with the 10 Moves to Stress-Free Productivity

8/26/2019
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David Allen provides an approachable overview of his legendary Getting Things Done (GTD) system. You'll Learn: GTD in a nutshellThe saving power of an external brainTwo power questions for prioritizing About David: David Allen is an international best-selling author who is widely recognized as the world's leading expert on personal and organizational productivity. He wrote the international best-seller Getting Things Done, which has been published in over 28 languages. TIME magazine...

Duration:00:42:58

481: Easy Ways to Have More Fun at Work with Drew Tarvin

8/23/2019
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Drew Tarvin shares how to bring more humor and fun into the workplace. You'll Learn: The power of humor on your work-life productivityHow to craft good work humor that considers medium, audience, and purposeThe 3 specific situations when NOT to use humor at work About Drew: Andrew Tarvin is the world's first humor engineer, teaching people how to get better results while having more fun. Combining his background as a project manager at Procter & Gamble with his experience as a stand-up...

Duration:00:51:13

480: How to Become Ridiculously Likable with Vanessa Van Edwards

8/21/2019
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Researcher Vanessa Van Edwards explains what causes people to like one another and how to make great impressions. You'll Learn: Proven ways for making a fantastic first impressionWhat builds and what kills likability the fastestGood and bad questions to ask during first meetings About Vanessa: Vanessa Van Edwards is a behavioral investigator at her human behavior research lab, the Science of People. She is a professional people watcher—speaking, researching and cracking the code of...

Duration:00:30:48

479: How to Slash Anxiety and Keep Positivity Flowing with Anne Grady

8/19/2019
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Resilience expert Anne Grady shares how to decrease anxiety and stay in a more positive, productive zone more often. You'll Learn: How the negativity bias hijacks us--and how to fix itQuick ways to put your lizard brain back in its placeHow to better savor “delicious moments” and enjoy each workday more About Anne: Resilience expert Anne Grady is an internationally recognized speaker and author. Anne shares humor, humility, refreshing honesty, and practical strategies anyone can use to...

Duration:00:45:00

478: The Simple Secret To Better Trust and Culture with Randy Grieser

8/16/2019
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Randy Grieser offers actionable pointers to keep a workplace culture healthy and thriving. You'll Learn: How trust is built in the workplaceThe 6 key elements of a healthy workplace cultureDo's and don’ts for effective conflict management About Randy: Randy Grieser is the founder and CEO of ACHIEVE Centre for Leadership & Workplace Performance. He is the author of The Ordinary Leader, and co-author of The Culture Question. Randy is passionate about sharing the importance of creating...

Duration:00:30:39

477: Speaking Confidently and Effectively with Diane DiResta

8/14/2019
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Professional speaker Diane DiResta shares invaluable tips and tricks to level up your presentations and boost your executive presence. You'll Learn: Why knockout presentation skills are essential to your careerHow to structure the most effective presentationAn effective way to overcome your fear of speaking About Diane: Diane DiResta, CSP, is Founder and CEO of DiResta Communications, Inc., a New York City consultancy that serves business leaders who deliver high-stakes...

Duration:00:38:59

476: How to Create Courageous Change with Ryan Berman

8/12/2019
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Ryan Berman offers his tips and tricks for building your courage muscle to make exciting changes. You'll Learn: The three elements of the courage equationOne simple trick to boost your courageHow to convince your boss to make a courageous change About Ryan: Ryan Berman is the founder of Courageous, a change consultancy that develops Courage Brands® and trains companies how to operationalize courage through Courage Bootcamp. He has spent a career developing meaningful stories for...

Duration:00:43:59

475: Achieving 50% More with 1% Effort Using the 80/20 Rule with Perry Marshall

8/9/2019
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Perry Marshall explains how the 80/20 rule can help you exponentially leverage your time to achieve massive results. You'll Learn: What the 80/20 rule is—and how it’s misunderstoodHow you can achieve way more in just 5 minutesWhy “procrastination demons” reveal your priorities About Perry: Perry Marshall is endorsed in FORBES and INC Magazine and is one of the most expensive business consultants in the world. His reinvention of the Pareto Principle is published in Harvard Business...

Duration:00:48:22

474: How to turn your boss, colleagues, and customers into Superfans with Pat Flynn

8/7/2019
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Pat Flynn discusses how to turn anyone into your superfan. You'll Learn: How superfans transform your careerHow to create the moments that win superfansHow your ego can kill your blossoming superfandom About Pat: Pat Flynn is a father, husband, and entrepreneur who lives and works in San Diego, CA. He owns several successful online businesses and is a professional blogger, keynote speaker, Wall Street Journal bestselling author, and host of the Smart Passive Income and AskPat podcasts,...

Duration:00:30:54

473: How to Increase Your Productivity by Crafting your Time with Mike Vardy

8/5/2019
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Mike Vardy discusses how to fine-tune your routine and make the most of your time through mode-based work. You'll Learn: Why you shouldn't obsess over productivity appsHow to craft your time with the 5 categories of mode-based workHow to keep yourself motivated and on-track through journaling About Mike: Mike Vardy is an author, speaker, and productivity and time management strategist (or 'productivityist') based in Victoria, BC, Canada. His company Productivityist helps people stop...

Duration:00:41:14

472: What's Next for How to be Awesome at Your Job: Your Survey results Are Shaping Our Future!

8/2/2019
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We hear you! Thank you to everyone who took time to answer our recent listener survey. Here are 5 things we’re doing differently to make the podcast more awesome for you.

Duration:00:15:18