17 episodes

Million-copy bestselling author Matt Rogers is no stranger to heroes, with nearly 40 thrillers under his belt starring characters larger than life.

Join Matt and host Billy Bentley each week for “Heroic Traits: A Bestselling Author’s Guide” as they take a deep dive on Matt’s acclaimed Dante Jacoby Series, unpacking lessons we can apply to our own lives in the pursuit of betterment.

Heroic Traits: A Bestselling Author’s Guide Matt Rogers

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Million-copy bestselling author Matt Rogers is no stranger to heroes, with nearly 40 thrillers under his belt starring characters larger than life.

Join Matt and host Billy Bentley each week for “Heroic Traits: A Bestselling Author’s Guide” as they take a deep dive on Matt’s acclaimed Dante Jacoby Series, unpacking lessons we can apply to our own lives in the pursuit of betterment.

    Hard Work (Book 2: Double Life)

    Hard Work (Book 2: Double Life)

    In this episode of "Heroic Traits: a bestselling author's guide," Matt and Billy discuss the concept of hard work and the importance of putting the right amount of effort into mastering a skill. They explore how focusing on the process of learning and embracing failure can help overcome fear and self-doubt.
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    • 28 min
    Be your own mentor (Book 2: Double Life)

    Be your own mentor (Book 2: Double Life)

    “‘Be your own Mentor’, Dante grips his shoulder, a little tighter, ‘trust me, it's possible’” In the sixth episode of Season 2, Matt and Billy dive into one of the many popular highlighted quotes from Double Life, Book 2 of the Dante Jacoby Series. This episode of the podcast delves into the themes of mentorship, family, and the personal flaws of individuals through the fictional journey of the Dante Jacoby character. 
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    • 29 min
    True Healing (Book 2: Double Life)

    True Healing (Book 2: Double Life)

    "A bandaid only delays the problem, worsening it if left untreated. Stitches are painful upfront, but necessary for True healing."  In the fifth episode of Season 2, Matt and Billy dive into one of the many popular highlighted quotes from Double Life, Book 2 of the Dante Jacoby Series. This episode of the podcast delves into the themes of self-improvement, obligation, and productivity through the fictional journey of the Dante Jacoby character.
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    • 30 min
    Words are Empty (Book 2: Double Life)

    Words are Empty (Book 2: Double Life)

    "Dante's experience with modern gangsters is that they're opportunists, flexible with their words to suit their own selfish interests. They will use one of these moral codes to justify their actions, but as soon as the same goat has negative implications on their lifestyle, they'll discard it like it's paper mache. Words are empty."  In the fourth episode of Season 2, Matt and Billy dive into one of the many popular highlighted quotes from Double Life, Book 2 of the Dante Jacoby Series. This episode of the podcast delves into the themes of morals, challenges, and the prices of promises through the fictional journey of the Dante Jacoby character. 

     
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    • 29 min
    Pay Attention (Book 2: Double Life)

    Pay Attention (Book 2: Double Life)

    “How someone lives their life is obvious, if you would only pay attention" In the third episode of Season 2, Matt and Billy dive into one of the many popular highlighted quotes from Double Life, Book 2 of the Dante Jacoby Series. This episode of the podcast delves into the themes of distraction, paying attention, and cherishing life through the fictional journey of the Dante Jacoby character.
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    • 26 min
    Sharpening your mind (Book 2: Double Life)

    Sharpening your mind (Book 2: Double Life)

    “Sharpening your mind, makes you realize how much time you have, if only you would use it properly”

    In the second episode of Season 2, Matt and Billy dive into one of the many popular highlighted quotes from Double Life, Book 2 of the Dante Jacoby Series. This episode of the podcast delves into the themes of distraction, self-discovery, and the importance of challenging your mind through the fictional journey of the Dante Jacoby character.
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    • 31 min

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kindle_mad ,

Author insight.

I have been reading your books for years and love the direction you’re taking with Be Somebody. Such a great read and definitely learning a lot from listening to your podcasts!!

Nrob82 ,

Great Insight to this Author

Read Matt’s books and stumbled across his podcast. Really insightful to your process as a writer and life in general. Can’t wait for your next episode!!

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