Welcome to Productivity Mastery!
The podcast is hosted by Stoyan Yankov - a foremost expert in productivity and performance, on a mission to help businesses and people get the most out of their time.
In this podcast - Stoyan brings on exceptional performers and A-players from all professionals areas and backgrounds. Together, they discover the habits, tools and strategies and what it really takes to master the art of mindful productivity. Tune in and enjoy the journey!
Thriving With Clarity, Awareness And Purpose: Coffee & Productivity #39 With Iskra Petrova
Iskra Petrova is a Clarity and Confidence Coach. She holds an MSc in computer science and has more than 15 years of experience as an entrepreneur in advertising, film production and e-commerce. Iskra's signature method helps her clients develop strong connection with their hearts and intuition.
With 25 years of practice and certifications in a broad spectrum of meditation and energy medicine modalities, ranging from qigong and martial arts to reiki, Bowen, chakra reading and kundalini meditations, Iskra is passionate about supporting individuals and groups to return to a balanced Self. She strongly believes in the mind-body-soul equilibrium as a prerequisite to a fulfilled purpose with a deep connection to oneself and others.
With the group and individual programs at the Clarity and Confidence Academy, her company, she supports leaders, educators, and changemakers to transition from being stuck and anxious to self-trust and joy, so that they can thrive with Clarity and Self-Awareness.
Execution Over Perfection: Coffee & Productivity #38 with Viktoriya Vasilenko
Meet Viktoriya Vasilenko - founder and CEO of Knowledge Gate Group based in Copenhagen, Denmark. The company provides a platform-based solution that connects companies to experts for micro-consultations. They work primarily within the life science sector, having received significant investments from the Danish government. Viktoriya is a graduate of Copenhagen Business School, and the founder of the company since her graduation day.
Tune in and join us for a cozy conversation!
Cycles: The Simplest Proven Way to Build Your Business: Coffee & Productivity #37 with Bryan Cassidy
Bryan Cassidy, a professor and innovation expert, is a passionate believer in anyone’s ability to innovate and build new businesses. He has personally built 11 companies in 6 different countries and made money on 8. For the last 8 years, he has been coaching start-ups and scale-ups and trying to help larger companies regain the spirit of start-ups. He has taught at the KU Leuven, The Solvay business school, EDHEC, ESCLA, and been a guest lecturer at the University of Chicago, INSEAD, Cornell, Berkeley, among many others.
Bryan is a lead author of Cycles: The Simplest Proven Way to Build your Business, a book that is a result of 4 years of research with over 400 companies on what really drives innovation success.
Business and Heart Intelligence: Coffee & Productivity #36 with Mindie Kniss
Mindie Kniss, MFA, PhD, is a writer, award-winning humanitarian, international speaker, and professional coach. She left a cushy Fortune100 career for the adventure of entrepreneurship, but the "adventure" nearly ended soon after she started her business in 2007. Mindie hit rock bottom financially and was living out of her office after facing eviction, foreclosure, and bankruptcy.
Fast forward to today, Mindie is Founder & CEO of Lucra®, a coaching practice devoted to helping entrepreneurs create wealth in all areas of life. She is the creator of the annual HeartPath retreat, along with multiple online training programs for entrepreneurs, coaches, and speakers. Also, Mindie Kniss is the host of The Lucrative Society, a podcast that debuted in the Top20 Entrepreneurship podcasts on iTunes, and she is also the author of the bestselling book The Heart of Consciousness. Her second book will be available in early 2021.
Tune in and hear us talk about what the Business and Heart Intelligence entails!
The Unsexy Truth about Scaling a Startup: Coffee & Productivity #35 with Martin Zahuranec
Martin Zahuranec is the co-founder and CEO of eyerim, a premium eyewear e-retailer currently operating in 12 countries across Europe, being one of the fastest-growing e-commerce players in Central & Eastern Europe.
Martin has spent the formative years of his career in Southeast Asia. In 2012 he joined Rocket Internet and helped launch Vietnam's branch of Lazada, South East Asia's equivalent of Amazon later acquired by Alibaba. In 2013 he joined NOVA Founders Capital and assisted GlassesGroupGlobal in becoming the first international fashion accessories e-shop in the region. Martin has broad experience in entrepreneurship, team lead, data management, and the eyewear industry, and in his free time, he likes to read and travel around the world. His dream is to conquer the Seven Summits - the highest peak of each continent.
Reinvent The Way You Work: Coffee & Productivity #34 With Jonas Altman
Meet Jonas Altman, the author of the new book: "SHAPERS: Reinvent the way you work and change the future". Jonas is on a mission to make the world of work more human. As the founder of the award-winning design practice SOCIAL FABRIC, he creates learning experiences that transform people so they can elevate how they organize, collaborate, and innovate.
Altman speaks globally about the shape of work, coaches leaders on culture change, and is an adjunct professor at The University of British Columbia’s Sauder School of Business. His chronicles have appeared in The Guardian, Quartz at Work, Fast Company, and The Sunday Times.