The success series podcast is all about the secrets, recipes and philosophies of some of the world’s most famous and successful people—be them composers, actors, actresses, entrepreneurs, authors, painters, investors, philosophers, journalists, scientists, you name it. Each episode features one person and typically, 7-10 separate pieces of advice.
However these podcasts are not interviews done by us; what we do instead is comb the internet platforms for any recordings and audio clips that already exist, study them, and then separate the wheat from the chaff. These podcasts are the wheat.
Game of Thrones Star Kit Harington: Great Art, Working With Emotions, and, 'Just How Serious Are You?'
’Tis time for another Game of Thrones star to be the subject of one of our episodes. Yes, today show features advice from the great Jon Snow — or, as he is known in real life, Kit Harington. Kit, whose actual name is Christopher, is an English actor and producer. Most of you will know […]
Jordan Peterson: 10 Lessons That Will Change Your Life
Jordan Peterson. Surely you know who he is by now? Let this be an intro to those who are unfamiliar, and a reminder to those who are. He is a clinical psychologist with over two decades of deep-in-the-trenches experience; a tenured professor of Psychology at the University of Toronto; and a truly brilliant, remarkably well-learned, […]
Cristiano Ronaldo: The Futility of Shortcut-Taking, Dealing with Criticism, the Competitive Mindset, and 'Just Playing'
Who is the world’ greatest footballer — now, and ever? Well, it seems everyone you ask has a different opinion: you’ll hear Messi, Neymar, Kane, Ronaldo, Zidane, Cantona, Best, Ronaldinho, Maradona, Hazard, Iniesta, Pele, Charlton, and so on, and so on. But whatever the opinion if these people, all of them, deep down they cannot deny […]
Peter Dinklage on Why You Probably Need to Struggle, and Walk Your Own Path, and Not Live in the Past, and Say Yes!
Today’s show features words of wisdom from the mighty Peter Dinklage. If you don’t know the name, you’ll certainly know the face. You may know him as the children’s book agent from the film Elf, alongside Will Ferrell, and memorable seen in which he grabbed Will (or rather, Elf) around the neck and tried to […]
Jim Parsons from The Big Bang Theory: On the 'Perfect' Myth, Criticism, Comparing Successes, and True Confidence
If you know not of The Big Bang Theory, then it is possible you have suffered, in recent years, a quite astonishing bout of amnesia. No, not the scientific theory—you know, about how the world began—but the TV show. If you haven’t watched any of the episodes, then no doubt you will have heard about it. […]
Drake: On Ignoring the Noise and Focusing on What Matters, Outdoing Yourself, Writing, Opportunity & Hard work
Today’s show features a few dope lowdowns from Canadian rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, actor and entrepreneur, Aubrey Graham — or as you may know him, Drake. Some of his most popular songs include One Dance, Passionfruit, and What’s My Name?. He is somewhat of a record breaker, with the most charted songs (154) among […]