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Overwhelmed by all the hats you wear in your career and at home? Listen in as Erik Fisher talks with productivity experts and friends on how they implement practical productivity strategies in their personal and professional lives. We explore all aspects of productivity and the true end goal of productivity: living a meaningful life.

Beyond the To-Do Lis‪t‬ Erik Fisher

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Overwhelmed by all the hats you wear in your career and at home? Listen in as Erik Fisher talks with productivity experts and friends on how they implement practical productivity strategies in their personal and professional lives. We explore all aspects of productivity and the true end goal of productivity: living a meaningful life.

    Ariel Garten on Meditation, Mindfulness and Neuroscience

    Ariel Garten on Meditation, Mindfulness and Neuroscience

    Ariel Garten is a Neuroscientist, former psychotherapist and cofounder of Muse - The Brain Sensing Headband. Muse tracks your brain during meditation to give you real-time feedback on your meditation, guiding you into the “zone” and solving the problem most of us have when starting a meditation practice. Muse lets you know when you are doing it right.


    In this conversation, Ariel talks about:



    What meditation is
    What meditation is NOT
    How to get started
    The benefits of meditation
    How Muse works and helps meditation


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    • 46 min
    Megan Hyatt Miller on How To Win at Work & Succeed At Life

    Megan Hyatt Miller on How To Win at Work & Succeed At Life

    Megan Hyatt Miller is the chief executive officer at Michael Hyatt & Co. She is also the co-host of the Lead to Win podcast. Her new book, co-authored with her father Michael Hyatt is 'Win at Work & Succeed At Life: 5 Principles to Free Yourself From the Cult of Overwork'.


    In this conversation Megan talks about work/life balance, the cult of overwork and implementing the double win in your organization and at home.


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    • 47 min
    Michael Dietrich-Chastain on Reducing Stress, Accomplishing Goals, and Mastering Adaptability

    Michael Dietrich-Chastain on Reducing Stress, Accomplishing Goals, and Mastering Adaptability

    Michael Dietrich-Chastain is a psychotherapist, an executive coach, and an organizational consultant at his firm Arc Integrated. He is also the author of the book CHANGES: The Busy Professional’s Guide to Reducing Stress, Accomplishing Goals, and Mastering Adaptability.


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    Charlie Gilkey on How to Start Finishing Projects in Your Life and Go From 'Idea' to Done!

    Charlie Gilkey on How to Start Finishing Projects in Your Life and Go From 'Idea' to Done!

    Charlie Gilkey is the founder of Productive Flourishing, a website that helps changemakers (creatives, leaders, and entrepreneurs) start finishing the stuff that matters. Productive Flourishing is routinely placed in the Top 50 websites for planning, productivity, creativity, and team development for creative folk.


    Charlie's book Start Finishing presents a 9-step method for converting an idea into a project by addressing the challenges you'll face and getting the project on a reality-based schedule.


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    Kim Foley on How You Can Be Your Best in Virtual Meetings

    Kim Foley on How You Can Be Your Best in Virtual Meetings

    Kim Foley founded Smartphone Video Production Academy and trains organizations how to produce and edit professional-quality mobile video. In addition, she consults with corporations on how to create better quality virtual meetings. Her new book is Virtual Meetings With Power And Presence: The Ultimate Guide To Online Meetings.


    In this conversation, Kim talks about how you can be your best in virtual meetings, from tech to clothing and apprearance.


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    John Lee Dumas on Discipline, Mentorship, Achieving Uncommon Success

    John Lee Dumas on Discipline, Mentorship, Achieving Uncommon Success

    John Lee Dumas is the founder and host of the award winning podcast, Entrepreneurs On Fire. His first traditionally published book, The Common Path to Uncommon Success is available for pre-order now at UncommonSuccessBook.com.


    In this conversation John talks about lessons learned in podcasting, entrepreneurship, writing the book, and how discipline and mentorship helped him get started.


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Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
759 Ratings

759 Ratings

scotteb75 ,

Great show... hot microphone.

Erik, love the show but the audio coming from your mic is almost impossible to listen to. It’s high pitched with all mid range and no lows. Please fix so I can listen again!!!

Keep up the good work.

Menma14 ,

I loved Identity, Purpose and change

I believe we struggle with these things multipple times in our life. Especially with big life changes. Erik explans how to organize and get a hold of these issues in a simple an effective way!

Michael Stetina ,

Far Beyond the To-Do List!

Erik Fisher hits all the right notes in his podcast "Beyond the To-Do List". The emphasis on community and taking action are exactly what are needed to thrive in our current business climate. A Must Subscribe!

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