53 min

76. Trusting Opportunity Over Fear with John Hagel Conspiracy of Goodness Podcast

    • Society & Culture

When you operate with an opportunity-based narrative over a fear-based one, you can move beyond fear to instead view new things with hope and excitement. This is the message of John Hagel, a Silicon Valley management consultant, entrepreneur, speaker, and author who for 40 years has been driven by a desire to help people and organizations around the world take advantage of new possibilities in this rapidly changing world. Listen in to take a journey beyond fear and change your mindset about new situations you face.
 
In addition to his new book, The Journey Beyond Fear, John is the author of 7 others, including The Power of Pull, Net Gain, Net Worth, Out of the Box, and The Only Sustainable Edge. He is widely published and quoted in major business publications including The Economist, Fortune, Forbes, Business Week, Financial Times, and Wall Street Journal. He has won two awards from Harvard Business Review for best articles in that publication and has been recognized as an industry thought leader by a variety of publications and institutions, including the World Economic Forum and Business Week.
 
Let’s dive into John’s outlook about trusting opportunities over fear!
 
[00:01 - 7:15] Opening Segment
 
I introduce John Hagel Bio  John shares his background and story. Silicon Valley. The decision to leave his work and start a new company. Seeking ways to overcome fear. Help people to find passion and opportunity. How to run our lives with less fear. The author of 8 books.
The Journey Beyond Fear  
[09:29 - 31:33] The Three Pillars
The need to help people to acknowledge their fear. Johns explains the three pillars. Narrative. The distinction between narrative and story. Narratives at multiple levels.

When you operate with an opportunity-based narrative over a fear-based one, you can move beyond fear to instead view new things with hope and excitement. This is the message of John Hagel, a Silicon Valley management consultant, entrepreneur, speaker, and author who for 40 years has been driven by a desire to help people and organizations around the world take advantage of new possibilities in this rapidly changing world. Listen in to take a journey beyond fear and change your mindset about new situations you face.
 
In addition to his new book, The Journey Beyond Fear, John is the author of 7 others, including The Power of Pull, Net Gain, Net Worth, Out of the Box, and The Only Sustainable Edge. He is widely published and quoted in major business publications including The Economist, Fortune, Forbes, Business Week, Financial Times, and Wall Street Journal. He has won two awards from Harvard Business Review for best articles in that publication and has been recognized as an industry thought leader by a variety of publications and institutions, including the World Economic Forum and Business Week.
 
Let’s dive into John’s outlook about trusting opportunities over fear!
 
[00:01 - 7:15] Opening Segment
 
I introduce John Hagel Bio  John shares his background and story. Silicon Valley. The decision to leave his work and start a new company. Seeking ways to overcome fear. Help people to find passion and opportunity. How to run our lives with less fear. The author of 8 books.
The Journey Beyond Fear  
[09:29 - 31:33] The Three Pillars
The need to help people to acknowledge their fear. Johns explains the three pillars. Narrative. The distinction between narrative and story. Narratives at multiple levels.

53 min

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