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From the Self-Improvement Phenomenon blog PickTheBrain.com comes the Pick the Brain Podcast, the show where we pick the brains of the brightest minds in productivity, health, and self improvement. Pick the Brain has been named in over 100 “Best of the Web” lists, and Refinery29 named co-host Erin Falconer one of the Top 10 Women Changing the Digital Landscape for Good. Join hosts Erin Falconer and Jeremy Fisher as we retrain our brains to experience and expect the best from ourselves and the best from life.

From the Self-Improvement Phenomenon blog PickTheBrain.com comes the Pick the Brain Podcast, the show where we pick the brains of the brightest minds in productivity, health, and self improvement. Pick the Brain has been named in over 100 “Best of the Web” lists, and Refinery29 named co-host Erin Falconer one of the Top 10 Women Changing the Digital Landscape for Good. Join hosts Erin Falconer and Jeremy Fisher as we retrain our brains to experience and expect the best from ourselves and the best from life.
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From the Self-Improvement Phenomenon blog PickTheBrain.com comes the Pick the Brain Podcast, the show where we pick the brains of the brightest minds in productivity, health, and self improvement. Pick the Brain has been named in over 100 “Best of the Web” lists, and Refinery29 named co-host Erin Falconer one of the Top 10 Women Changing the Digital Landscape for Good. Join hosts Erin Falconer and Jeremy Fisher as we retrain our brains to experience and expect the best from ourselves and the best from life.

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Episodes

Ignoring the Best Advice I've Ever Received

11/19/2018
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On today's show Erin and Jeremy will discuss part two of the speech delivered by author Neil Gaiman. Should we copy other people? And how to we enjoy the journey that we're on instead of missing it? Let's jump in! Show Notes: Big thanks to Kettle and Fire for sponsoring today's episode. For 15% off all products + FREE shipping on 6 cartons or more use the promo code PICKTHEBRAIN (available in the US only). Original Video Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:21:31

Impostor Syndrome and the Struggles of Success

11/15/2018
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In today's episode Erin and Jeremy will be discussing part one of a speech delivered by author Neil Gaiman on the importance of accepting that we don't know what we're doing, staying on track following our calling, accepting failure, and making good art in the good times or the bad times. Show Notes: Big thanks to today's sponsor LOLA. Use the promo code BRAIN at mylola.com to get 40% off your subscription! Original Video Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:23:17

Luck: When Opportunity Meets Preparation

11/12/2018
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On this show Erin and Jeremy will be discussing a segment of a conversation from woodworker and actor Nick Offerman in a piece he did with Big Think, where he discusses the relationship between luck and hard work. Let's jump in! Show Notes: Original Video More from Big Think More from Nick Offerman Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:18:45

Exploring the Meaning of Life

11/8/2018
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Today we'll be hearing a segment of a lecture given by Dr. Jordan Peterson, a clinical psychologist and author who will be discussing suffering and the meaning of life. Show Notes: Original Video More from Dr. Jordan Peterson Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:18:09

Get Motivated With This Inspirational Mix

11/5/2018
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Ready to kick start your week? Today's episode is another inspirational mix from all kinds of different speakers. Let's get started! Show Notes: Sample Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=web-JrtE5rQ Joe Rogan - www.joerogan.com Oprah Winfrey - www.oprah.com Les Brown - www.lesbrown.com Gary Vanerchuck - www.garyvaynerchuck.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:32:20

How a Billionaire Overcame Homelessness Twice

11/1/2018
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Billionaire John Paul DeJoria is best known as a co-founder of the Paul Mitchell line of hair products and The Patrón Spirits Company. On today's show we'll hear about his life and how he went from being homeless twice to becoming a billionaire. Show Notes: Original Video Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:17:26

The Truth About Moms and Beauty Sleep

10/29/2018
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You’d willingly sacrifice plenty for the sake of your new baby, but one thing you should be more selfish about is your sleep. In this episode we'll be hearing the narration of an article written by our own Erin Falconer. Let's jump in! Show Notes: Original Article Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:56

A Story So Good They Made a Movie About It

10/25/2018
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On today's episode Erin and Jeremy will be discussing the lessons learned from Jim Morris, the MLB's oldest rookie who, at the age of 35. His story was so inspirational Disney made a film about his journey called The Rookie, which starred Dennis Quaid. Show Notes: Big thanks to today's sponsor Care/Of. Use the Promo Code BRAIN to get 25% off your first month's order! Original Video More from Jim Morris Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:25:05

How to Become Exactly Who You Want to Be

10/22/2018
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In this episode Erin and Jeremy will be discussing the principles behind self image and discussing if applying the techniques found in the 1960 book "Psycho Cybernetics" would be an effective way to become who we really want to be. Let's get started! Show Notes: Original Video More from The Journey Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:15:30

4 Worrying Mistakes We Should Stop Making

10/18/2018
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We all worry. Well, at least most of us. So what kinds of worrying mistakes might we be making that will allow us to stop worrying so much and start doing instead? That's the topic of today's show. Show Notes: 4 Worrying Mistakes We Should Stop Making Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:15:34

How to Ask For What You Want

10/15/2018
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Having trouble finding out how to ask for what you want out of life? On today's show Erin and Jeremy will hear a thoughtful and inspiring mix of wisdom from speaker Iyanla Vanzant on knowing who we are, how to accept criticism, and how to ask for what we want. Show Notes: Iyanla's Site Hay House Iyanla Vanzant More from Iyanla Vanzant AOL Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:24:39

5 Things Highly Focused People Do

10/11/2018
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Do you have a hard time staying focused? On today's episode Erin and Jeremy will be hearing from author Jack Canfield on what highly successful people do to stay focused. Let's buckle up for today's show! Show Notes: Big thanks to our sponsor SWAP.COM for sponsoring today's show. Use the Promo Code BRAIN to get 35% off your first order at swap.com. More from Jack Canfield Original Video Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:18:26

Life Begins Beyond Our Comfort Zones

10/8/2018
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On today's show we'll hear two fantastic stories told by speaker Gaur Gopal Das on how life begins beyond our comfort zones and how you and I can learn how to tell stories to communicate our thoughts much more effectively. Let's jump in! Show Notes: Big thanks to SWAP.COM for sponsoring today's show. Use Promo Code BRAIN to get 35% off your first order at swap.com. More from Gaur Gopal Das Original Video #1 Original Video #2 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:27:07

How Stress and Our Microbiome Effects our Brains and Our Body

10/4/2018
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What the heck is a microbiome? And what does it have to do with how we think and feel? On today's episode we'll be discussing the kind of impact stress and eating habits have on how our body operates. Show Notes: MIcrobiome Video Pick the Brain Article Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:21:40

Get Motivated with this Inspiring Monday Mix

10/1/2018
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Today's episode is going to be another motivational Monday mix to kick start your day and get your week rolling with a bang. Today's mix will contain audio from speeches by Taraji Henson, Wyclef Jean, Charlie Day, Tom Hanks, Inky Johnson, and Les Brown. Show Notes: Original Video Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:16:16

Learning How to Think Instead of Learning What to Think

9/27/2018
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How important is it to learn how to think instead of simply learning what to think? On today's episode Erin and Jeremy will be discussing that topic and more from a speech delivered by astrophysicist Neil Degrasse Tyson. Show Notes: More from Neil Original Video Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:20:13

Exploring the World of Optimism and Pessimism

9/24/2018
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Do we live in a world of sunshine and rainbows? Or do we live in a world of storm clouds and rain? Or do we live in both? On today's show we'll hear timeless lessons from the late Jim Rohn on the positive and negative aspects of life. Show Notes: Original Speech Jim Rohn Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:15:54

Why We Don't Get What We Want

9/20/2018
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On this episode Erin and Jeremy will be discussing the importance of goal setting along with perspectives from the late Zig Ziglar. Show Notes: Original Video More from the Ziglar Brand Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:27:23

How to Cope With a Crazy Busy Life

9/17/2018
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We all have so much to do! In today's episode Erin and Jeremy will discuss tips from Mel Robbins on how to cope with a crazy busy life, find balance, and be in control of our own worlds as much as possible. Show Notes: Original Video Clip 1 Original Video Clip 2 More from Mel Robbins Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:18:29

31 Inconvenient Career Truths

9/13/2018
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Should you be elitist? Does ageism matter? How important are degrees? On today's show Erin and Jeremy will be discussing a list of inconvenient careers truths from career coach Marty Nemko. Let's jump in! Show Notes: Dr. Marty Nemko's Book Careers for Dummies Original Article Marty's Narration Marty's Website Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:33:12