My guests are entrepreneurs, athletes, artists, and executives. Some famous names and plenty of hidden gems. All have achieved a level of mastery in their field, are gifted communicators, and appreciate the tough introspection required to master their 'inner game'. We discuss what success means to each one of them, try to decode the best parts of their mindset, and gain a deeper understanding of how the stories we tell ourselves affect everything we touch. It is a search for the common threads, principles, and patterns that listeners can apply to their own lives to make themselves healthier, happier, and wiser.
#18 Joshua Lisec - The #1 Bestselling Ghostwriter on Persuasion, Solopreneurship, and Building in Public
"Impress important people"My guest this week is Joshua Lisec, the International Bestselling, celebrity recommended, #1 Ghostwriter in the world right now. His output is prolific, he’s written 57 books before his 30th birthday. We talk about his journey...
#17 Kevin Dahlstrom - Chief Marketing Officer & Angel Investor: Living Life On Your Own Terms & Avoiding The Opportunity Trap
The best way to introduce Kevin Dahlstrom is in his own words:"Through hard work and an unfair share of luck, I’ve done some cool “bucket list” things in my career:- Raised VC from the worlds’ top firms- Helped build 100’s of millions in revenue from...
#16 Simon Ree - Trader, Author, and Martial Artist on Emotional Control, Creating Abundance, and Designing A Life
"So few of us actually spend the time to design our lives. We have this vague idea of what our life might look like. But vague and fuzzy plans, yield vague and fuzzy results."Simon spent over 25 years in the private banking and investment banking...
#15 Malcolm Wood - Serial Entrepreneur of 35+ Businesses, Filmmaker of A Plastic Ocean & The Last Glaciers, on Why Success Is A Team Sport
"The passion AND the challenge is an important combination. Make sure it's hard enough. Everything rewarding I've done, has been hard."Malcolm is best known as a leading influence in the F&B industry and cofounded the multi-award winning Maximal...
#14 Annabelle Bond OBE - Record Breaking Climber of Mount Everest and The Seven Summits on Grit, Goals, and Learning From Failure
"Only those who are not afraid to push, will ever see how far they can go"In 2004 Annabelle Bond became the fourth British woman ever to ascend Mount Everest. She then went on to scale the ‘Seven Summits’ - the highest peaks on each continent, in...
#13 James Riley - CEO of The Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group on the Importance of Luck, Challenging Assumptions, and Always Looking Forward
"It doesn't matter how trying the circumstances, how challenging the environment, how difficult the task. Ultimately, strength is shown through calm"James Riley is the Chief Executive of the Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group. He joined the Board as Group...
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More people need to hear Michael’s voice! Outstanding work!!
Thoughtful and Genuine
Michael is a very natural and thoughtful interviewer, he has an amazing ability to get through the veneer and pull out what makes his guests tick - pulling out some amazing life lessons, tips and tricks in the process. A pleasure to listen to, strongly recommend.
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It’s refreshing to hear genuine experiences, useful insight and realistic account of success. Michael creates a vibe, flow and conversation that scratches below the surface of the accomplishment we see. Can’t wait for more.