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Life is short. How do you know you're living it to its full potential? When do you stay put? And when do you change things up? When to Jump is dedicated to exploring the fundamental question we all think about: When do you chase your dreams? Hosted by Mike Lewis, who left his comfortable job in finance to become a professional squash player, and featuring inspiring conversations with all sorts of "jumpers"--from entrepreneurs and athletes to artists and side hustlers.

Life is short. How do you know you're living it to its full potential? When do you stay put? And when do you change things up? When to Jump is dedicated to exploring the fundamental question we all think about: When do you chase your dreams? Hosted by Mike Lewis, who left his comfortable job in finance to become a professional squash player, and featuring inspiring conversations with all sorts of "jumpers"--from entrepreneurs and athletes to artists and side hustlers.
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Life is short. How do you know you're living it to its full potential? When do you stay put? And when do you change things up? When to Jump is dedicated to exploring the fundamental question we all think about: When do you chase your dreams? Hosted by Mike Lewis, who left his comfortable job in finance to become a professional squash player, and featuring inspiring conversations with all sorts of "jumpers"--from entrepreneurs and athletes to artists and side hustlers.

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English


Episodes

Not making it happen isn't an option (feat. Raegan Moya-Jones)

5/7/2019
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Raegan Moya-Jones was a successful saleswoman when she started her company. Between her kids and full time job, Raegan grew the company into a million dollar business. And that's when she finally made the jump. Today, she tells us her story. You can find more about Raegan at her website, www.raeganmoyajones.com

Duration:00:42:06

Leaning in to your existing strengths (feat. Mark Manson)

4/30/2019
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Mark Manson went from aspiring musician to bestselling author. His journey helped him realize that following what feels easy and enjoyable can lead to a big payoff. This week, he talks to Mike about that journey. -- Buy the When To Jump paperback here: https://amzn.to/2VR0jPU For more great stories from Macmillan Podcasts, subscribe to our newsletter at http://bit.ly/mpnnewsletter.

Duration:00:38:58

The importance of showing up (feat. Ruth Zukerman)

4/23/2019
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Ruth Zukerman has made many jumps in her life: from dancer to wife, from wife to Soul Cycle founder, from Soul Cycle founder to Fly Wheel founder. For Ruth, what been consistent is that when things get tough, she always shows up and does what needs to be done. Hear her story this week on When to Jump. -- Buy the When To Jump paperback here: https://amzn.to/2VR0jPU For more great stories from Macmillan Podcasts, subscribe to our newsletter at http://bit.ly/mpnnewsletter.

Duration:00:36:46

The glass-shattering moment (feat. Robin Finney)

4/16/2019
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Robin Finney quit her job of 11 years to travel the world. How'd she go from office job to around-the-world jetsetter? Take a listen to this special feature episode. You can Robin's website here: wanderingaunt.com -- Buy the When To Jump paperback here: https://amzn.to/2VR0jPU For more great stories from Macmillan Podcasts, subscribe to our newsletter at http://bit.ly/mpnnewsletter.

Duration:00:18:30

The unsexy side of taking a jump (feat. Stever Robbins a.k.a. Get-It-Done Guy)

4/9/2019
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This week, we have another guest episode with Stever Robbins, the Get-It-Done Guy. Mike was on Stever's podcast a few years ago and today we're airing that episode here. Hope you enjoy! You can find out more about Get-It-Done Guy here: www.quickanddirtytips.com/get-it-done-guy -- Buy the When To Jump paperback here: https://amzn.to/2VR0jPU For more great stories from Macmillan Podcasts, subscribe to our newsletter at http://bit.ly/mpnnewsletter.

Duration:00:20:10

Taking back your agency (feat. Paul Napper & Anthony Rao)

4/2/2019
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Paul Napper and Anthony Rao want people to take back control of their lives. They want people to recognize the power of agency. This week, they talk to Mike about their personal jumps and about how agency and jumping intersect. You can find out more about the book The Power of Agency here: PowerofAgency.com. You can also listen to Paul and Anthony on the "Better at Everything" podcast here: apple.co/2WD5MJw -- Buy the When To Jump paperback here: amzn.to/2VR0jPU For more great stories...

Duration:00:28:21

The ways we hold ourselves accountable (feat. Gretchen Rubin)

3/26/2019
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This week we have a reissue of a classic episode of When to Jump: Mike's interview with Gretchen Rubin. They cover Gretchen's Four Tendencies and how to use those tendencies to get things done (including your jump!) You can find out more about the Happier podcast here: apple.co/1IRqTO2 -- Buy the newly released When To Jump paperback here: amzn.to/2VR0jPU For more great stories from Macmillan Podcasts, subscribe to our newsletter at bit.ly/mpnnewsletter.

Duration:00:33:19

Jumping with a plan and a parachute (feat. Mignon Fogarty a.k.a. Grammar Girl)

3/19/2019
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Mignon Fogarty started the Grammar Girl podcast 12.5 years ago. Today, she talks to Mike about that first jump from science writer to podcaster, and all the jumps she's made since. You can find out more about Grammar Girl here: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/grammar-girl -- Buy the newly released When To Jump paperback here: https://amzn.to/2VR0jPU For more great stories from Macmillan Podcasts, subscribe to our newsletter at http://bit.ly/mpnnewsletter.

Duration:00:24:32

How to prepare financially for your jump (feat. Laura Adams a.k.a. Money Girl)

3/12/2019
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This week, we have a guest episode from Laura Adams of the Money Girl podcast. Mike went on Laura's podcast in 2017 and today we bring you that conversation on all things money and jumping. You can find out more about Money Girl here: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/money-girl -- Buy the newly released When To Jump paperback here: https://amzn.to/2VR0jPU For more great stories from Macmillan Podcasts, subscribe to our newsletter at http://bit.ly/mpnnewsletter.

Duration:00:41:27

Find what makes you feel like a teenager (feat. Marjorie Gubelmann)

3/5/2019
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Marjorie Gubelmann returned to her college roots to DJ for 15 minutes at a friend's party. Those 15 minutes turned to 3 hours and DJ Mad Marj was born. -- Buy the newly released When To Jump paperback here: https://amzn.to/2VR0jPU For more great stories from Macmillan Podcasts, subscribe to our newsletter at http://bit.ly/mpnnewsletter.

Duration:00:29:03

Bold solutions instead of short term fixes (feat. Seth Godin)

2/26/2019
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This week we return with one of our best episodes: Mike's interview with Seth Godin. Find out how Seth reframes failure and what successful people have in common. -- Buy the newly released When To Jump paperback here: https://amzn.to/2VR0jPU For more great stories from Macmillan Podcasts, subscribe to our newsletter at http://bit.ly/mpnnewsletter.

Duration:00:33:01

Introducing One Plus One

2/22/2019
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Every great collaboration is a love story. It’s intense. Passionate. Along the way, there are flashes of love, hate, pride, ego, ambition, and brilliance. This is One Plus One, the show about the spark that drives two original thinkers to ultimate success. We’ll unearth the stories of Paul McCartney & John Lennon, Frida Kahlo & Diego Rivera, Beyonce & Jay-Z, Shaq & Kobe, and many more, and learn what it is about their chemistry that led them to greatness. Subscribe to One Plus One today at...

Duration:00:10:51

Taking risks when everyone says not to (feat. Chris Olsen)

2/19/2019
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Chris Olsen had a secure job in Silicon Valley, but something about the Midwest was calling his name. This week, Mike talks to Chris about leaping from the investment capital of the world to new frontiers in Ohio. You can find out more about Chris and Drive Capital here: www.drivecapital.com -- Buy the newly released When To Jump paperback here: https://amzn.to/2VR0jPU For more great stories from Macmillan Podcasts, subscribe to our newsletter at http://bit.ly/mpnnewsletter.

Duration:00:29:24

If not now, when? (feat. Peggy Allen)

2/12/2019
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Peggy Allen went from high powered executive in the television industry to sheep farmer. How'd she do it? Listen for more. You can find out more about Peggy's farm here: www.savagehartfarm.com -- Buy the newly released When To Jump paperback here: https://amzn.to/2VR0jPU For more great stories from Macmillan Podcasts, subscribe to our newsletter at http://bit.ly/mpnnewsletter.

Duration:00:31:52

Finding what brings you joy (feat. Jeff Lee)

2/5/2019
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This week, Mike talks to COO of ARod Corp, Jeff Lee. In a fascinating conversation, the two cover everything from pivoting between skillsets to how your side passions can lead you to the job of your dreams. -- Buy the newly released When To Jump paperback here: https://amzn.to/2VR0jPU

Duration:00:29:27

Balancing your passions and your responsibilties (feat. TreVorski Tylon Garrett)

1/29/2019
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Mike talks to TreVorski Tylon Garrett about a wide range of topics. From balancing your time as a student athlete to balancing what you want with what others want for you, this discussions runs the gambit. Last, they have a lively discussion on the meaning of music in their lives. -- Buy the newly released When To Jump paperback here: https://amzn.to/2VR0jPU

Duration:00:32:20

Enthusiasm goes a long way in any jump (feat. Greg Rose)

1/22/2019
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Greg Rose jumped from consulting & analytics to a more food centric role. He talks about why is love of the culinary arts helped him go the distance. -- • Buy the newly released When To Jump paperback here: https://amzn.to/2VR0jPU

Duration:00:33:20

Prioritizing the opportunities you don't want to miss (feat. Alissa Orlando)

1/15/2019
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Alissa Orlando jumped from a corporate dream job to the African continent. She reflects on her journey and what's to come. -- • Buy the newly released When To Jump paperback here: https://amzn.to/2VR0jPU

Duration:00:37:29

When your dream job isn't your dream job (feat. Alex Korchinski)

1/8/2019
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Alex Korchinski achieved his childhood dream when he started his own company. But it wasn't everything he thought it would be. Alex talks about jumping OUT of his dream job and onto a new path. -- • Buy the When To Jump book here: https://amzn.to/2to6dKH • Find out more about Alex Korchinski at alexgivesup.com

Duration:00:32:37

How a shared community can boost your jump (feat. Laura and Kelly Moffat)

1/1/2019
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Laura and Kelly Moffat, co-founders of Kirrin Finch, utilized every means possible to get their business off the ground.

Duration:00:35:25