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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

231: How to Stay Motivated and On Track with Ed Latimore

11/17/2017
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Professional boxer and physics student Ed Latimore teaches how to stop caring about what other people think and stoke the fires of motivation. You'll Learn: How human behavior is subject to the laws of momentumHow to find motivation when it seems elusiveWhy it’s better to focus on the process rather than the outcome About Ed: Ed Latimore is a professional boxer, adult physics student at Duquesne University, a veteran of the United States Army National Guard, chess player, and author....

Duration: 00:39:38


230: How to Get an MBA Education (and more!) for Under $1,000 with Laurie Pickard

11/15/2017
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No-Pay MBA guru Laurie Pickard explains Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) and reveals precisely how to get quality education for under $1,000. You'll Learn: All about MOOCs! What they are, where to find them, and how to pick the winnersHow to use Loss Aversion to avoid quitting online coursesHow to build a prestigious network without going to a prestigious university About Laurie: When some of the most prestigious business schools in the world began providing free versions of their...

Duration: 00:46:15


229: How to Wow with Powerful Words and Presence with Frances Cole Jones

11/13/2017
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Communications consultant Frances Cole Jones shares her best strategies to address her clients’ most pressing questions. You'll Learn: How to tell if you’re a boring speaker...and what do about it.The key word that instantly makes your message more engagingAnother power word that increases listener buy-in from 60 to 94% About Frances: Prior to founding Cole Media Management Frances worked first as a nursery school teacher and then as an editor of commercial nonfiction in NYC. Being a...

Duration: 00:39:53


228: The Essential Keys to Team Excellence with Gary Morton

11/10/2017
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Gary Morton reveals the key ingredients to the “secret sauce” allowing teams to be at the top 1% of their fields. You'll Learn: The first steps toward achieving clarity of purposeHow to spark empowered obsession in your teamGuidelines for unleashing your group’s creativity About Gary: Gary Morton graduated from West Point with honors and had a five-year career as a tank officer, the highlight of which was being part of an extraordinary unit that achieved unprecedented results at the...

Duration: 00:42:43


227: Becoming More Persuasive with Donald Kelly

11/8/2017
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Fellow podcaster Donald Kelly reveals keys to being more persuasive, building influence, and hustling everyday. You'll Learn: Principles of sales that everyone can use to become more influentialTwo strategies to overcome the fear of rejectionApproaches for making an effective cold call or email About Donald: Donald Kelly evangelizes effective ways for salespeople and entrepreneurs to find more qualified prospects, close more deals and make more money. He does this through motivating...

Duration: 00:49:59


226: Finding the Energy for Optimal Performance with Cate Stillman

11/6/2017
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Health entrepreneur Cate Stillman shares wisdom on how you can inject more energy in your day to day to become more productive. You'll Learn: A small tweak in your eating habits that makes you feel much better the next dayWhy and how to deliver a self-massageHow reducing stimulation leads to increasing energy About Cate: Cate empowers thrive-seekers to uplevel their health, their careers, and their lives in real time. She also teaches wellness pros to grow their impact and their...

Duration: 00:42:36


225: How to Build Your Dream Network with J. Kelly Hoey

11/3/2017
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Kelly Hoey dismantles networking misconceptions and share how you can make connections effectively. You'll Learn: Why networking is more important now than ever beforeHow to come up with better ice breakers than the weatherHow to present yourself optimally on social media About Kelly: J. Kelly Hoey is a writer, investor, connector and networking expert, lauded everywhere from Forbes (“1 of 5 Women Changing the World of VC/Entrepreneurship”) to Fast Company (“25 Smartest Women On...

Duration: 00:42:24


224: How to Sound Amazing with Julian Treasure

11/1/2017
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Communications expert Julian Treasure shares the best practices of speaking, listening, and good sound for effective communication. You'll Learn: The primary filters people listen throughHow to develop it a powerful voiceThe RASA framework for a more engaging conversation About Julian: Julian is a sound and communication expert. He travels the world training people to listen better and create healthier sound. He is author of the books How to be Heard and Sound Business. Julian’s five...

Duration: 00:44:28


223: Becoming Happier at Work with Dr. Annie McKee

10/30/2017
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Famed executive coach Annie McKee makes the case linking increased happiness to increased work performance...and shows how to improve both at once. You'll Learn: Best practices for more happiness at workHow following your “shoulds” can undermine happinessKey clues to help discern when something’s wrong at work About Annie: Dr. Annie McKee is a Senior Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania where she teaches and is the Director of the PennCLO Executive Doctoral Program. She is the...

Duration: 00:31:48


222: The Quickest Ways to Earn an Extra Half Million Over Your Career with Rich Jones and Marcus Garrett

10/27/2017
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Paychecks and Balances Podcast hosts Rich Jones and Marcus Garrett share some of their biggest money lessons learned from guests, experiences, and past mistakes. You'll Learn: Pro-tips on getting hired for your dream jobThe critical thing to do before sealing the deal on your new jobWhy 90% of people become stagnant in their career by age 45… and how to avoid that About Rich & Marcus: Rich Jones, along with Marcus Garrett, co-host Paychecks & Balances, a funformative podcast covering...

Duration: 00:51:48


221: Becoming a Great Conversationalist with Celeste Headlee

10/25/2017
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Journalist Celeste Headlee breaks down the steps towards being a better conversationalist. You'll Learn: The top ways to have better conversationsThe myths you believe about good listeningAn eye-opening way to find out your bad habits as a conversationalist About Celeste: Celeste Headlee, Public Broadcast Radio Show Host, and Author of Heard Mentality and We Need To Talk. Celeste Headlee is the host of "On Second Thought" at Georgia Public Broadcasting in Atlanta and has been a host...

Duration: 00:39:39


220: Mastering the Art of Bouncing Back with Barry Michels

10/23/2017
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Hollywood psychotherapist Barry Michels talks about dealing with failure and how to bounce back even stronger. You'll Learn: How to identify and defeat your inner saboteurAn approach to getting over energy speed bumpsHow to bounce back faster from failures About Barry: Barry Michels has a B.A. from Harvard, a law degree from University of California, Berkeley, and an MSW from the University of Southern California. He has been in private practice as a psychotherapist in Los Angeles...

Duration: 00:50:44


219: Making the Most out of Your Workplace Anger with Marlene Chism

10/20/2017
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Marlene Chism shares how to master resentment and frustration...along with best practices for channeling the the energy of anger. You'll Learn: How feelings of resentment and frustration indicate a lack of clarityThe valuable message and energy embedded within angerThe “Release Resistance” process to better handle anger About Marlene: Marlene Chism is a consultant and international speaker whose personal passion is to help people discover, develop and deliver their gifts to the world...

Duration: 00:40:14


218: The Science-Based Paths to Massive Self-Confidence with Louisa Jewell

10/18/2017
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Positive psychologist Louisa Jewell discusses ways to become more confident and eliminate self-doubt to be able to pursue bigger goals. You'll Learn: How self-doubt holds us backThe mindset that prevents failures from impacting your self-esteemBest practices for boosting your self-confidence About Louisa: Louisa Jewell is a speaker, author, and Canada's leading expert on the topic of positive psychology who has facilitated thousands of people towards greater flourishing, both at work...

Duration: 00:41:53


217: An Effective (but Rare) Strategy to Snag Your Dream Job with Kristen Berndt

10/16/2017
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Kristen Berndt acquired the job she’s wanted for a decade--United Airline’s Manager of Baggage Planning--and shares her unorthodox approach to getting it. You'll Learn: How to let the world know what you want...and keep in touch with the critical contactsA mindset that will give you back a third of your dayHow to nail interviews with the classic STAR framework About Kristen: Kristen Berndt is the Manager of Baggage Planning at United Airlines. When Kristen was 19 years old, she...

Duration: 00:35:43


216: Transforming Conflict Into Breakthroughs with Dr. Nate Regier

10/13/2017
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Nate Regier shows how to tap into the positive powers of conflict and openness to effectively deal with drama. You'll Learn: A useful, low-intensity definition of conflictThe four-step ORPO formula for productive conflictsHow upfront openness about motives can change everything About Nate: Nate Regier, Ph.D., is CEO and cofounding owner of Next Element, a global leadership training and certification firm specializing in communication and conflict skills. He’s an expert in...

Duration: 00:40:08


215: Expanding Self-awareness Using the Top Personality Frameworks with Anne Bogel

10/11/2017
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Anne Bogel provides a whirlwind tour across leading personality frameworks, providing tips on how to apply these insights along the way. You'll Learn: How the Myers-Briggs, StrengthsFinder, Enneagram, Five Love Languages, highly sensitive people enlighten you in their own waysHow to use personality types to better your relationshipsDangers of abusing personality frameworks About Anne: Anne is a resident blogger, bookworm, and big-question-asker at Modern Mrs. Darcy. She wrote Reading...

Duration: 00:32:12


Should You Maximize Output or Discovery?

10/9/2017
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Pete ponders learning and discovery vs. producing output. View show notes and links at http://AwesomeAtYourJob.com/ColumbusDay2017

Duration: 00:04:14


214: How to Massively Expand Your Network in 10 Minutes a Day with Molly Beck

10/6/2017
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Molly Beck shares a quick and easy formula for reaching out new people who can help you achieve your goals. You'll Learn: The two components required to become an influencerThe four types of reach outs--with benchmark response ratesHow to make awesome subject lines to get more email responses About Molly: Molly is the founder of podcast creation site Messy Bun; the creator of the lifestyle blog Smart, Pretty & Awkward; and a marketing expert who has provided digital strategies for...

Duration: 00:37:37


213: Surviving and Winning Office Politics with Dorie Clark

10/4/2017
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Dorie Clark outlines how to flourish amid office politics by using electoral campaign strategies. You'll Learn: How to create a campaign plan for your careerThe power mapping approach to smarter people decisionsA genius tactic for highlighting your achievements without sounding boastful About Dorie: Dorie Clark is an Adjunct Professor of Business Administration at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business and the author of Reinventing You and Stand Out, which was named the #1...

Duration: 00:40:32

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