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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

209: How to Get Better at Anything with Tom Bilyeu

9/25/2017
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Quest Nutrition founder Tom Bilyeu shows how to get better at anything by having crystal clear goals, a growth mindset, and powerful systems. You'll Learn: The WOOP process for figuring out if you should persist or quitHow to make the switch from discovering to developing your passionWhy identity drives behavior and not the other way around About Tom: Tom Bilyeu is the co-founder of 2014 Inc. 500 company Quest Nutrition — a unicorn startup valued at over $1 billion — and the co-founder...

Duration: 00:45:28


208: How to Make Your Message Resonate--Live and on Video with Vern Oakley

9/22/2017
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Award-winning filmmaker Vern Oakley shares his wisdom for connecting more sincerely whether you’re speaking on video or live. You'll Learn: How breathing helps you release fearThe optimal mindset for delivering a presentationThe essential question to answer when designing your communication About Vern: A veteran filmmaker, teacher, speaker, and industry thought leader, Vern Oakley has been helping institutions and leaders connect with and mobilize their tribes through soul expression...

Duration: 00:36:44


207: Getting Psyched Up For High Performance with Daniel McGinn

9/20/2017
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Harvard Business Review editor Dan McGinn applies techniques from athletes, musicians, the military, and more to get yourself psyched for success. You'll Learn: How to amp up confidence and dial down anxietyHow to psych yourself up with your own “greatest hits”The best pump up music there is About Daniel: Daniel McGinn is a senior editor at Harvard Business Review, where he edits the IdeaWatch and How I Did It sections, manages the magazine’s annual Best Performing CEOs in the World...

Duration: 00:41:37


206: Owning, Loving, and Growing Your Job with Lisa and Elizabeth McLeod

9/18/2017
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Mother and daughter team Lisa and Elizabeth McLeod share their mindset of taking the reins and leading yourself towards meaningful success at work. You'll Learn: Key questions to ask yourself for better self-assessmentA mindset that will make you enjoy your job moreWhy to view your peers as colleagues instead of competitors About Lisa & Elizabeth: Lisa McLeod is a keynote speaker, author, and consultant who espouses the "noble purpose" approach. She has served clients ranging from...

Duration: 00:39:08


205: Doing Big Things with Your Team with Craig Ross

9/15/2017
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Craig Ross explains what is required in order to do big things and how teams can attain epic impact. You'll Learn: The 3 decisions required in order to do big thingsThe 3 enemies of fulfillmentHow to guide the energy of your team toward achieving big things About Craig: Craig W. Ross is a facilitator, coach, author, speaker and CEO of Verus Global. For 20 years Craig has partnered with c-suite executives and leadership teams across numerous industries in global organizations, such as...

Duration: 00:45:01


204: How to Survive the Jerks at Work with Robert Sutton

9/13/2017
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Robert Sutton shares his expertise on confronting, coping with, and forgiving the jerks at work. You'll Learn: Internal mind tricks to help you cope with jerksHow to use The Benjamin Franklin Effect to win over jerksHow and when to fight back About Robert: Robert Sutton is Professor of Management Science and Engineering at Stanford University. He co-founded the Stanford Technology Ventures Program (and the Hasso Plattner Institute of Design (“the d school”). He is a Fellow at IDEO,...

Duration: 00:48:08


203: Cultivating Sponsors, Developing Fearlessness, and Living Brilliantly with Simon Bailey

9/11/2017
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Educational entrepreneur Simon T. Bailey shares tactics to take control of the steering wheel of your career. You'll Learn: Key habits that get influential colleagues talking you upWhy to take the projects no one else wantsFive questions to help you bounce back from any setback About Simon: Simon T. Bailey is the CEO of Simon T. Bailey International, a premium education company specializing in creating learning and development content. He has worked with over 1,500 organizations and...

Duration: 00:41:31


202: Discovering the Work You’re Built to Do with Don Hutcheson

9/8/2017
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Talent guru Don Hutcheson shares how to better know yourself in order to select jobs that optimally align to your talents. You'll Learn: Approaches to get more insight into your unique talentsHow to break out of your bubble and expand your perspectiveThe seven ways people get stuck About Don: Don Hutcheson is a lifelong entrepreneur, inventor, author and coach. He hosts the daily podcast: “Discover Your Talent—Do What You Love,” which he created to help people find their true talents...

Duration: 00:36:28


201: How to be Happier at Work with Jennifer Moss

9/6/2017
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Plasticity Labs co-founder Jennifer Moss shares how to build psychological fitness to deal with workplace challenges. You'll Learn: Research insights into what impacts happiness at workThe critical ingredient called the “granddaddy” of happinessTwo minute exercises that slash stress and enhance effectiveness About Jennifer: Honored as the 2016 Canadian Business Innovator of the Year, Jennifer Moss and her groundbreaking work on the power of happiness are transforming hundreds of...

Duration: 00:43:19


Happy Labor Day and Thanks a Million!

9/4/2017
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Pete thanks everyone for 1 million downloads! View transcript, show notes, and links at http://AwesomeAtYourJob.com/LaborDay2017

Duration: 00:03:20


200: Finding and Being Good People with Anthony Tjan

9/1/2017
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Venture capitalist Anthony Tjan makes the performance case for character and values--revealing how to identify and cultivate more at work. You'll Learn: The benefits of cultivating goodnessHow to discern someone’s character and values upfrontApproaches to check yourself on the cultivation of your character and values About Anthony: Anthony Tjan has been at the forefront of transformational change across organizations he has either built or advised, as well as a strategic counsellor...

Duration: 00:45:12


199: Supercharging Your Productivity with Erik Fisher

8/30/2017
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Productivity podcaster Erik Fisher shares how to optimally manage your energy throughout the day to improve productivity while avoiding overloads and burn-outs. You'll Learn: How to manage your energy for peak productivityThe power of hydrationWhy shorter to-do lists beat longer ones. About Erik Erik is a Productivity Author, Podcaster, Speaker and Coach. He talks with real people who practically implement productivity strategies in their professional and personal lives. You'll be...

Duration: 00:46:13


198: Turning Great Ideas into Great Results with Mark Aramli

8/28/2017
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BedJet inventor Mark Aramli talks about the essential next steps to turn an aha moment into real-world success. You'll Learn: The best time to work on your big ideasThe “two pizza” rule for great collaborationsA key strategy for convincing executives to buy-in About Mark: Mark Aramli is the inventor and principal engineer for the patent-pending BedJet CCS. Mark's first engineering role was at United Technologies, builder of the space suit for NASA. His engineering responsibilities...

Duration: 00:40:50


197: Getting and Growing Mo’ Money with Joe Saul-Sehy

8/25/2017
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Personal finance podcaster Joe Saul-Sehy lets us in on the secrets to making more money, handling it properly, and watching it grow. You'll Learn: The first key to making more moneyImportant benefits that you might have overlookedThe top money management lesson that rich people use About Joe: Before starting Stacking Benjamins Joe Saul-Sehy was a financial planner for 16 years and a media representative for one of nation's biggest financial companies. He leads a team of people who...

Duration: 00:45:13


196: Exuding Influence with Impact with Stacey Hanke

8/23/2017
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Communications consultant Stacey Hanke breaks downs the misconceptions on influence and how to develop your influential voice in a way that resonates. You'll Learn: How to assess your level of influence in a roomThe core elements needed to command more influenceHow your smartphone can help you speak better About Stacey: Stacey Hanke equips leaders within organizations to communicate with confidence, presence and authenticity, day in and day out. Combined, her team of mentors and...

Duration: 00:34:11


195: Wise and Effortless Decision-Making with Michael Nicholas

8/21/2017
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Award-winning thinker Michael Nicholas addresses the changes and challenges of modern decision-making--and how to enhance your decisions every day. You'll Learn: The tremendous power of continually making the optimal decisionThe science behind how we make decisionsKeys to improving your decision-making About Michael: An award-winning professional speaker and leadership coach, Michael Nicholas helps people improve their performance by challenging them to revolutionize their thinking...

Duration: 00:44:00


194: How to Write like Warren Buffett with Elaine Bennett

8/18/2017
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Elaine Bennett shares how to write better business messages with greater clarity and personality. You'll Learn: Two essential pieces of information you need to be a more effective writerHow you can make a bigger impact with storytellingWinning ways to turn straight thinking into straight writing About Elaine: Elaine Bennett had a baptism by fire as a speechwriter. Less than two years after she signed on to write for the CEO of Salomon Brothers, scandal forced the executive to resign....

Duration: 00:37:09


193: Neuroscience Insights on Survival, Belonging, and Growth at Work with Dr. Britt Andreatta

8/16/2017
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Dr. Britt Andreatta surveys how our brains are wired for optimal work and best practices for creating an environment for thriving. You'll Learn: Why our brains are not built for today’s workplacesThe fundamental conditions required for teammates to thriveBest practices for developing trust within your team About Britt Dr. Britt Andreatta knows how to harness human potential. Drawing on her unique background in leadership, psychology, education, and the human sciences, she has a...

Duration: 00:51:19


192: Discovering and Developing Your Ordinary Superpowers with Mark Henson

8/14/2017
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Innovator Mark Henson explains how to discover and activate ordinary superpowers. You'll Learn: Innovator Mark Henson explains how to discover and activate ordinary superpowers.The 6 questions to help discover your ordinary superpowersKey steps to activate and enhance your ordinary superpowers About Mark: Mark Henson is a lifelong entrepreneur and the founder of sparkspace -- a unique and exceptional business retreat center in Columbus, Ohio. Mark's Ordinary superpowers are exploring...

Duration: 00:40:05


191: Writing Better with Anne Janzer

8/11/2017
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Writing coach Anne Janzer provides principles, checklists, and pro-tips for better writing at work. You'll Learn: About Anne: Anne Janzer is an author and writing coach who has worked with over a hundred technology businesses in her career. Anne has written three books on marketing and writing. Her latest book is called The Workplace Writer’s Process: A Guide to Getting the Job Done. It covers the things no one teaches you in writing class: how to set yourself up for success when...

Duration: 00:35:06

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