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Powerful conversations with incredible Entrepreneurs and Creatives all around the world will empower you to dispel the emotions of fear, worry, or self-doubt and know that, whatever your goals, you’ve got this! Why? Because Dreams ARE Real. Dan McPherson, International Speaker and Founder of Leaders Must Lead is on a mission to help you overcome the momentum of zero and own your story on the way to building your ideal life.

Powerful conversations with incredible Entrepreneurs and Creatives all around the world will empower you to dispel the emotions of fear, worry, or self-doubt and know that, whatever your goals, you’ve got this! Why? Because Dreams ARE Real. Dan McPherson, International Speaker and Founder of Leaders Must Lead is on a mission to help you overcome the momentum of zero and own your story on the way to building your ideal life.

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Powerful conversations with incredible Entrepreneurs and Creatives all around the world will empower you to dispel the emotions of fear, worry, or self-doubt and know that, whatever your goals, you’ve got this! Why? Because Dreams ARE Real. Dan McPherson, International Speaker and Founder of Leaders Must Lead is on a mission to help you overcome the momentum of zero and own your story on the way to building your ideal life.

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English


Episodes

Ep 201: Seek to become the hollow bamboo flute on the lips of the Divine with Peter Walker, Author and Creator of The Village

11/10/2022
You are so much more than anyone has ever let you know. Peter Walker, Author and Creator of The Village, has learned to step beyond societal norms, give up all that many would hold dear, and yet live in an incredibly expansive manner. Peter shares so much including his successful career in radio, a battle with alcohol, the decision to and learnings from leaving everything and everyone behind to walk 13,000km through 9 countries, as well as the calling he felt as he founded The Village and...

Duration:02:27:57

Ep 200: (Behind the Mic) 200 Episodes: 3 Years and a Lifetime of Learning

10/20/2022
Podcasting consistently is a big commitment. Much bigger than I may have imagined 200 episodes ago. It also provides value beyond measure and is so very worth every bit of effort. This is the story of our podcast and its impact upon my life and business and the lives and business of so many who have shared and listened. I’ll share what has changed, what I’ve learned, and, best I can, where we go next. People matter most and relationships are everything. In that belief and hope I treasure...

Duration:00:42:11

Ep 199: Discover your unique creative power with Creative Power Business Alchemist Soochen Low

10/13/2022
Stop apologizing for who you are and instead discover what’s worth celebrating about yourself. After being a fashion designer and losing everything, Soochen Low entered the corporate world and worked her way up. She then built a business with her family before being asked to leave and experiencing her personal rock bottom. This process revealed her true path. Soochen is an author, speaker, and Creative Power Business Alchemist helping women blast through barriers to achieve measurable...

Duration:01:55:55

Ep 198: Falling in love with Fear with Trillion Dollar Impact Co-Founder Guillaume Sauve

10/6/2022
The experience of something is far more important than the result. This is why failing at insane, unrealistic goals is often more powerful than succeeding at challenging, realistic ones. Guillaume Sauve, Co-Founder of Trillion Doller Impact has lived this example by taking a year off school at 15 to write his first book, becoming a successful erotica writer, embracing insane challenges like living in darkness for 5 days or running an ultramarathon with no training, and selling everything he...

Ep 197: Discover the mystical hero within you with Holistic Life Coach and Intuitive Counselor Kirtideva Peruman

9/22/2022
Not many would guess a stubborn child from Mauritius who struggled to pay attention and was kicked out of school would earn multiple degrees and become a successful Intuitive Counselor and Holistic Life Coach. Once you meet Kirtideva Peruman, however, it all makes sense. As an Author, Speaker, Counselor, and Coach Deva helps many to embrace and be grateful for both their shadow and their light and move beyond toxic masculinity toward a better understanding of balance and the Divine...

Duration:02:07:24

Ep 196: (Behind the Mic) Moving Beyond Failure.

8/25/2022
Losing streaks are brutal and often have a powerful and disproportionate impact upon our emotions and lives. How do we deal when the losses start piling up and we’ve exhausted our resiliency? How do we get back to a good place without doing more damage? Should we even talk about failure in the first place? If these questions hit close to home, you’re in the right place. I’ve got you. The past 7 months have been the toughest I’ve experienced. Now I’m on the other side and happy to share...

Duration:00:40:44

Ep 195: Waging Peace on the world with Mindset and Environment Mastery Coach Nick Devlin

8/18/2022
Our experiences create the treasure map of our lives. As a life adventure guide and veteran who served with the 75 Ranger Regiment, Nick Devlin’s journey is proof positive. Nick’s story is one of big dreams, false starts, and new beginnings. Though impacted by deep personal loss and damaging addiction, he’s done the work of recovery and shines as a light of hope. Nick now helps unhappy achievers release a life of control in favor of a giant, co-creative adventure and is on a mission to...

Duration:02:16:06

Ep 194: (Behind the Mic) Do you have the guts to ask?

8/11/2022
Becoming more curious is the #1 skill we can develop but asking more and better questions isn’t always easy. Answers can be tough to hear and feedback, while helpful, is often hard. I’ve been asking my friends one of those tough questions recently. It’s been scary, but also powerful. That question is why we’re here having this conversation. It inspired a broader discussion about curiosity that includes a 10 question tool you can use to check in, assess, and move forward in the kindest of...

Duration:00:32:32

Ep 193: (Behind the Mic) Escaping My Own Self-Made Prison

7/28/2022
When our tears break through, we often do as well. We all experience tough moments in life. The past few weeks of mine have been filled with difficult endings, new beginnings, and powerful realizations, but also of light and hope. Through my recent separation and divorce after a marriage of 25 years, ongoing health issues, and my first move in more than 13 years, I’ve experienced more than my share of both tears and what we’ll call ‘moments of growth.’ Despite this, I find myself both...

Duration:00:46:39

Ep 192: Become the inspired architect of your life with Author and Business Strategist Chad Nedland (Part 2)

7/21/2022
In any situation in life, you can choose to be a victim or a victor. In every situation we get to choose our role. Topics for Pt. 2 of my conversation with Business Strategist, Coach, and Author Chad Nedland include: Chad’s philosophy of service and faith, his truly inspirational response to the loss of his 10-month-old son, impact for the homeless, incredible provision from unexpected abundance, and the essence of impact. Chad is an expert at helping you become the inspired Architect of...

Duration:01:44:39

Ep 191: Become the inspired architect of your life with Author and Business Strategist Chad Nedland

7/14/2022
Everything you do must be in alignment with your identity. It’s a simple statement with powerful ramifications. Do you know who you are? Do you know who you need to be? Chad Nedland, Business strategist and coach and author of the Book on Being Better does and he’s here to help. Some stories in part 1 include: Chad’s school challenges, his time in the army, living as an enforcer for a drug dealer, walking to California with a heart of service but no money, and spending 7 years walking the...

Duration:01:50:40

Ep 190: Building Brand You with International Visibility and Leadership Coach Kym Hamer.

7/7/2022
The biggest barriers to our success are the stories we believe about ourselves. Many fail or never even try because they can’t see what is possible. Not Kym Hamer. After being bedridden for 4 years as a kid, committing as a young adult to be financially independent, and leaving a successful career to pursue a lifestyle of personal freedom, she’s custom-fit for this. With Building Brand You, Kym’s created a clear path to help unlock what you already have and build the kind of business and...

Duration:02:05:40

Ep 189: From Foster Home to Founder with Courtland Tyler, Founder of Unfocused Entertainment and Production Studios

6/30/2022
Courtland Tyler, Founder of UEP Studios, grew up rough. Hard enough that I’m sure many others gave him little chance of success. They were wildly wrong. Despite not meeting his father until his late 20s and spending 10+ years in group homes and foster care because his mother was very ill before eventually passing way, Courtland has never given up. In fact, encouraged by his professor, he’s become an entrepreneur who has developed teams that design video games and produce impactful anime...

Duration:01:16:58

Ep 188: Embracing life as a walking Venn Diagram with Sandra Bargman, Creator of The Edge of Everyday.

6/23/2022
Sandra Bargman is a walking Venn Diagram and the Creator of the Edge of Everyday. She explains that her true ‘know thyself’ core lies at the center of her worlds as an actor and singer, interfaith minister, and presentation coach. After finding success in show business, but not being content with one track to follow, Sandra went to school to become a minister and dove deep into the world of coaching before her path led her to combine all 3 careers into one fully expressed and vibrantly...

Duration:00:46:01

Ep 187 (Podcast Takeover) Personal Joy, Practical Leadership, and How to take over the world

6/16/2022
I LOVE my guests and the relationships we build. This must be why I had the crazy idea to allow any of them who were eager for it to take over the show and ask me anything they like with nothing off limits. Episode 96 guest Emi Kirschner, CEO of Empress Enterprises, is the most recent guest to jump in the driver’s seat and we cover a lot of ground from the power of curiosity and eagerness to my thoughts on how to inspire global change to my favorite colors, movies, and TV shows with a TON...

Duration:01:08:25

Ep 186: (Behind the Mic) Reflections on 25 Years of (Failed?) Marriage

5/19/2022
Doing right is infinitely more important than being right. If I’d learned this a bit sooner, maybe things would be different. My ego wasn’t the only reason our 25-year marriage ended, but it certainly contributed. This week as I face our 25 and final anniversary, I find myself reflecting, grieving, and curious. What do I wish I’d known years ago? How have I grown? Where do I go from here? I hope the answers I’ve encountered may benefit you as you enter, experience, or even exit your own...

Duration:01:03:15

Ep 185: (Behind the Mic) Abundance vs. Lack: Are you available for the upside?

5/12/2022
We’re surrounded by an abundance of time, money, and opportunity. Do you believe that? I didn’t for many years, but challenging my understanding in this area has changed my life in unimaginable ways. I grew up with a framework of fear, scarcity, and lack. It was ingrained into me that ‘this is how things are, so accept it and move on.’ It took me a long time, but I didn’t do that. I asked questions, did the work, and changed my future. In this episode, I’ll help you begin to do the same...

Duration:00:31:53

Ep 184: Resilience beyond measure and hope beyond healing with Transformation Art and Wellness Strategist, Catana Malinowski

5/5/2022
Ever met someone who’s endured more than you believed possible, yet embodies hope? Catana Malinowski is an author, podcaster, and Transformation Art and Wellness Strategist, and also one of the most resilient humans I know. Her story is difficult to hear, but also undeniable proof there’s light through darkness. After surviving mental, emotional, and sexual abuse and major medical challenges, Catana shares her life lessons to help trauma survivors find peace, hope, and love as they forge...

Duration:01:02:43

Ep 183: (Behind the Mic) The 4 Phases of Heart-Centered Entrepreneurial Growth

4/28/2022
When you’re struggling, remember that without epic challenges there would be no epic heroes. As heart-centered entrepreneurs, the impact we dream of making in the world is epic, but so are the hurdles we face. This episode provides advice to help you thrive through the 4 phases of heart-centered entrepreneurial growth: vision and planning; learning and growth; marketing and selling; and amplifying our message as we scale. About the Host: Dan McPherson, International Speaker, Business...

Duration:00:42:20

Ep 182: Becoming an Asexual Entrepreneur with Sandra Bellamy, Founder of Asexualise

4/21/2022
Speaking up can be brutally difficult, especially when we’re seen as different to the point of being dismissed, ostracized, or worse. After years dealing with bullying, abuse, depression, and Fibromyalgia, Author and Founder of Asexualise Sandra Bellamy took control of her life and now gives a voice to the voiceless. She passionately helps educate and build recognition in the world for a frequently misunderstood minority while creating a safe environment not only for herself, but for all...

Duration:02:09:52