54 episodes

Patrick J. McGinnis, creator of the term FOMO (Fear of Missing Out), talks to leaders in business, entrepreneurship, politics, and culture. How do they choose from among the many opportunities in their busy lives and find the courage to miss out on the the rest? Patrick is the author of "The 10% Entrepreneur."

The views expressed on this podcast are those of its hosts, guests, and callers, and not those of Harvard Business Review.

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Patrick J. McGinnis, creator of the term FOMO (Fear of Missing Out), talks to leaders in business, entrepreneurship, politics, and culture. How do they choose from among the many opportunities in their busy lives and find the courage to miss out on the the rest? Patrick is the author of "The 10% Entrepreneur."

The views expressed on this podcast are those of its hosts, guests, and callers, and not those of Harvard Business Review.

    Startup vs. Pandemic: Farmgirl Flowers’ Fight for Survival

    Startup vs. Pandemic: Farmgirl Flowers’ Fight for Survival

    Farmgirl Flowers founder (and friend of the show) Christina Stembel returns to share how she navigated difficult emotions and impossible decisions during the early days of the Covid-19 crisis, as she tried to save the startup that she spent 10 years building. Plus, Zibby Owens, creator of the podcast, “Moms Don't Have Time To Read,” helps us broaden our reading horizons during lockdown.

    • 30 min
    How to Get What You Really Want in a Negotiation

    How to Get What You Really Want in a Negotiation

    Professor Alexandra Carter, director of Columbia Law School’s Mediation Clinic, explains how to overcome FOMO when negotiating for work and in everyday life. Plus, social media comedy sensation Matt Buechele (@mattbooshel) tells us how he’s creating viral internet comedy during the Covid-19 lockdown.

    • 30 min
    Bring Deep Focus to Working from Home

    Bring Deep Focus to Working from Home

    Caveday founders Jake Kahana, Jeremy Redleaf, and Molly Sonsteng explain how an experiment in productivity among friends became a startup that helps companies, teams, and individuals around the world reshape their work rituals to become more productive, focused, and engaged. Plus, Kate Eberle Walker, CEO of remote education company PresenceLearning, offers homeschooling tips for parents and kids.

    • 31 min
    How Chobani Wins in Business While Giving Back

    How Chobani Wins in Business While Giving Back

    Chobani President Peter McGuinness explains how the American food company’s actions outside the boardroom reflect the values of its founder and its employees, and how a commitment to doing good can drive innovation and market success.

    • 28 min
    Will FOMO Survive the Pandemic? (with Hello Monday’s Jessi Hempel)

    Will FOMO Survive the Pandemic? (with Hello Monday’s Jessi Hempel)

    Hello Monday host and LinkedIn Senior Editor at Large Jessi Hempel takes over as host for a day, interviewing Patrick about how he has explored the world to learn how FOMO and FOBO arise as a function of culture, social status, and even as our response to crisis, such as during the current Covid-19 pandemic.

    • 28 min
    Cultivating Resilience in a Pandemic

    Cultivating Resilience in a Pandemic

    Yael Melamed, a psychotherapist and executive coach, explains how she cultivates spirituality, humor, and resilience in the face of adversity – lessons she learned from a wide-ranging career that started in business. Melamed says that tragedy and hardship can be powerful opportunities for personal growth.

    • 27 min

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176 Ratings

176 Ratings

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Worthwhile Content and Thought Processes

Exceptional and insightful content. Applicable to a wide range of professional arenas.

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This podcast will change your life! Patrick is inspirational, entertaining and insightful also the sound quality is great!

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