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Your daily, quick fix of inspiration to start your day! Wake Up and Level Up is your daily, 5 minute fix of inspiration to kickstart your day! Every morning, Emmy winner Mario Armstrong brings you actionable advice with the enthusiasm and direction you need to have your best possible day. Mario is a NBC TODAY show contributor, host of the Never Settle Show, entrepreneur and lifestyle mentor who went from being broke to winning Emmy awards. His daily bites of enthusiastic advice are derived from his past failures and successes. Mario teaches through transparency, sharing formulas, tips and new perspectives on topics like self-doubt, fear, success, mindfulness, personal branding, productivity, career and entrepreneurial advice. Wake Up and Level Up is your daily quick hit of motivation to position you for greater success and joy for the journey.

Your daily, quick fix of inspiration to start your day! Wake Up and Level Up is your daily, 5 minute fix of inspiration to kickstart your day! Every morning, Emmy winner Mario Armstrong brings you actionable advice with the enthusiasm and direction you need to have your best possible day. Mario is a NBC TODAY show contributor, host of the Never Settle Show, entrepreneur and lifestyle mentor who went from being broke to winning Emmy awards. His daily bites of enthusiastic advice are derived from his past failures and successes. Mario teaches through transparency, sharing formulas, tips and new perspectives on topics like self-doubt, fear, success, mindfulness, personal branding, productivity, career and entrepreneurial advice. Wake Up and Level Up is your daily quick hit of motivation to position you for greater success and joy for the journey.

Location:

United States

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Your daily, quick fix of inspiration to start your day! Wake Up and Level Up is your daily, 5 minute fix of inspiration to kickstart your day! Every morning, Emmy winner Mario Armstrong brings you actionable advice with the enthusiasm and direction you need to have your best possible day. Mario is a NBC TODAY show contributor, host of the Never Settle Show, entrepreneur and lifestyle mentor who went from being broke to winning Emmy awards. His daily bites of enthusiastic advice are derived from his past failures and successes. Mario teaches through transparency, sharing formulas, tips and new perspectives on topics like self-doubt, fear, success, mindfulness, personal branding, productivity, career and entrepreneurial advice. Wake Up and Level Up is your daily quick hit of motivation to position you for greater success and joy for the journey.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Side Hustlers Report

2/25/2020
Side hustling is a growing aspect of the job market. Do you want to keep your side hustle as a way to make extra income, or do you want your side hustle to become your full time job? Both are possible. Subscribe to our new YouTube channel, the Never Settle Network: http://bit.ly/NeverSettleNetwork Download the 2020 […]

Duration:00:04:23

Are You The Only One in the Room: Overcoming Marginalization

2/24/2020
Often you are the only one in the room that looks like you. The only woman, the only person of color, the youngest etc… Too often people ask me how to deal with being the “only one” in the room. What makes you different is what makes you unique. Unique ideas are the ones that […]

Duration:00:03:16

PSA: A Couple of Changes to Wake Up and Level Up

2/21/2020
Starting next week, you’ll notice a couple of changes to the Wake Up and Level Up podcast. For one, there is now a video version on YouTube! That’s right, in addition to the audio version of your favorite podcast to kickstart your day, you can now also watch me deliver that same quick fix of […]

Duration:00:03:46

Student Run Banks: Teaching Financial Literacy

2/20/2020
High school students can now run banks! It’s all part of Capital One’s program to teach students financial literacy from a young age. Mario chats with Shaleena Campbell, the Project Coordinator of the Student Banking Program. Not only does she help run the program, she also went through it herself. Shaleena and the team at […]

Duration:00:06:11

Get Support For Your Dream By Creating a Slide Deck

2/19/2020
You have an amazing side project that you want to be your career. Corporate sponsorship is an excellent way to do that, but first, you have to sell your idea. Creating a slide deck or a pitch presentation is necessary in order to let sponsors know that your ideas are valuable. Download the 2020 Reflection […]

Duration:00:05:39

Overlooked Funding Ideas

2/18/2020
Many of us have great ideas but no money to get these ideas off the ground. There are several ways to get seed money that have been traditional in the past, but there are a few alternative ideas that work as well. Your options to fund your ideas are not as limited as you might […]

Duration:00:05:11

Lessons from Oscar Winner Hair Love

2/17/2020
Big dreams start with small actions. One tweet from eight years ago resulted in a 2020 Oscar Win for best animated short. It is important to state your intentions out loud and follow them up with actions. Let the world know about your side projects, continue to work hard on them, and you will get […]

Duration:00:04:35

ENCORE: What Are Your Three Wins This Week?

2/14/2020
You’re doing better than you think. You should recognize that! Every week, Mario’s family sits down and talks about the three big wins they had from the week. This helps to build a habit of gratitude and looking at the positive in life. Learn how you can implement this into your life in today’s podcast. […]

Duration:00:03:53

ENCORE: IF You’re Going to Work for Free, Do THIS

2/13/2020
If you’re going to work for free or at a discounted rate, fine. But if you’re going to do it, there’s something very important you need to understand. If you don’t, it could make or break the partnership you’ve built. Take a listen to learn what it is. This is the last week of repeat […]

Duration:00:03:53

ENCORE: Be a Walking Billboard of Positivity

2/12/2020
The world needs more positivity and Mario knows that. That’s why he conducted a social experiment on the streets of NYC: wearing positive messages on a t-shirt. The reactions he got will surprise you! He tells the story and shares some ideas of how you can implement this in your life. This is the last […]

Duration:00:03:30

ENCORE: There’s No Such Thing as a Bad Day

2/11/2020
This might be one of the most powerful tools you’ll learn on this podcast. Today, Mario teaches you why there is no such thing as a bad day and how to turn what you THINK is a bad day around with looking at a situation differently. This is the last week of repeat episodes, we […]

Duration:00:03:38

ENCORE: How to Get Your Dream Job

2/10/2020
Listener Lisa reached out to ask about her current journey for her dream job. She has a head hunter helping her find a position, but she wants to do MORE! Yet she doesn’t know where to start. Mario shares his top tips of what you can do right now to find your dream job, and […]

Duration:00:05:17

Mario’s Challenge to Add Gratitude To Your Life

2/7/2020
Mario has a challenge for you today. He’s on a mission to get more people in life to practice gratitude and appreciate the little things in life. He has a way for you to start this mission for yourself today. Take a listen and join in on the fun! Download the 2020 Reflection Action Plan […]

Duration:00:04:50

Build the Courage to Do What’s Right for YOU

2/6/2020
This podcast is a special message from your gut: LISTEN TO ME. Those feelings you have deep down just aren’t your breakfast making some noise. Your body has an instinct to things that your brain might not pay attention to. And your job? Find the courage to listen to it and make it happen. Download […]

Duration:00:02:58

Give Your Brain a Break!

2/5/2020
There’s a good chance that by the time you’re done reading this sentence, you’re already thinking about something else you need to do. Our brains are so weird now to think we need to do multiple things at the same time. But it’s not designed for that! Today in the podcast, Mario wants you to […]

Duration:00:03:37

Mario’s Go-To Tactic for Self-Doubt

2/4/2020
By the end of this episode, you will learn the three words that Mario uses to help himself beat self doubt. These words can be added before every self-doubt statement your brain can come up with. And these words can help you see through the BS your brain is trying to trick you into believing. […]

Duration:00:03:20

Share Your Pain and Free Someone From Theirs

2/3/2020
Your story can be something that can help someone in THEIR situation. Something you’re going through or have gone through might be the same thing someone else is going through on their own right now. And your story of how you overcame it can be the guiding light THEY need. Take a listen to this […]

Duration:00:03:02

Two Words That Bring You Ultimate Success

1/31/2020
Read any self-help book or blog and there’s tons of words to help motivate you to live the life you want to live. It can be overwhelming. But Mario realized that it all really boils down to two words. Two distinct words that, when implemented in your life, help you get to the ultimate success […]

Duration:00:04:44

Act IS IF

1/30/2020
You’ve heard the phrase “Dress for the role you want.” That’s actually not quite accurate. It’s so much more than that. If you want something in life, you need to act AS IF in every aspect of your life. This isn’t “fake it until you make it.” It’s so much more than that. It’s taking […]

Duration:00:04:02

Make Better Decisions by Asking This Simple Question

1/29/2020
It can be overwhelming to stand at a crossroads in your life when you need to make a big decision. How do you choose between competing options? Mario explains his approach to making a decision and shares the question you need to ask yourself to guide yourself to the right choice. Download the 2020 Reflection […]

Duration:00:03:14