The Big Leap is about two main things; one, Your Upper Limits. How much we can accomplish or achieve? How much love and abundance we can receive? And two, Discovering Your Zone of Genius. The difference between stagnation and success lies in the decisions you make in the moments that matter. This podcast is about those turning points -- the single decisions in life and business that change everything because the difference between stagnation and success lies in the decisions you make in the moments that matter. Gay and Mike will talk about business, relationships, limiting beliefs, and creating freedom and from time to time, you’ll also meet some of their favorite thinkers, thought leaders and celebrities and hear about their Big Leaps.
The Books That Changed Our Lives - Part Two
“There's nothing better than a remarkable person who writes a remarkable book that can affect you in remarkable ways.”
Welcome to Part Two of "The Books that Changed our Lives."
This time, Mike and Gay are focusing on different types of books than they did in Part One.
The Books That Changed Our Lives - Part One
“You will be the same person in five years as you are today except for the people you meet and the books you read.” ― Charlie Tremendous Jones
Are you a big reader?
Is there a book or two that, after reading, completely changed your entire life?
That’s what today’s episode is all about. The books that changed Mike and Gay's lives.
Taking Responsibility for Your Own Life
Today, Gay and Mike are getting really raw and diving into a heavy subject… Taking Responsibility for Your Own Life.
They talk about how to get a teenager to take responsibility, and their own personal struggles with family members experiencing Dementia, Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease.
They'll also get into the internal struggles they have when they know they're not taking responsibility, lying to themselves and stuck in their addictive ways.
Taking responsibility for your own life is one of the BIGGEST challenges that any human being will ever face. Needless to say, it’s a complicated beast.
5 Steps to Finding + Staying in Your Zone of Genius
Some of Mike and Gay's most POPULAR Big Leap episodes have to do with operating and staying in your Genius Zone, which of course came from Gay’s book, The Big Leap.
But Mike believes that today’s podcast is the BEST one they've ever done.
If you've ever wanted to find a way to spend all your time doing the thing you LOVE to do, the thing you're BEST at, the thing that makes you lose all track of time… then you're going to love this episode!
Gay’s New Memoir - “Loving Life. Tales of My Wondrous Journey.”
Should You Write One Too?
Should you write a memoir or why should you write a memoir?
Gay just finished writing his memoir, which is coming out very soon. It's called “Loving Life. Tales of My Wondrous Journey.”
In today’s episode, Gay and Mike are talking about four of Gay’s most interesting chapters, including:
- His secret birthday wish
- Adventures in non-ordinary consciousness (which involves some psychedelics)
- Thrown off the bus at the border
- And celebrating his big brother
Attaining, Atoning and Attuning with Chip Conley
Today Gay and Mike are interviewing one of their heroes. Someone whose wisdom they have great respect for, so needless to say, they've been looking forward to this one for a while.
His name is Chip Conley. He’s a New York Times bestselling author and the hospitality maverick who helped Airbnb's founders turn their fast-growing tech start-up into a global hospitality brand.
He’s also the founder of the Modern Elder Academy, where a new roadmap for midlife is offered at a beautiful oceanfront campus in Baja California Sur, Mexico.
In today’s episode they'll talk about where you’ll find the greatest level of purpose in your life—plus Chip explains attaining versus attuning and atoning.
Living miracles, getting unstuck
Wow! Every episode blows me away and makes me hungry for more. Being a kinesthetic learner also, I get stuck in perfection & details. I have to create time to use my analytical genius in me to find ways to get unstuck and solve problems.Your advice and wisdom is helping me do this faster. Thank you!
Love Hour - KevOnStage & Melissa
I just watched the episode from last year! Thank you for sharing your time and book details.
Getting me all the way together
Loved your episode on The Love Hour. The Big Leap is on my list for next month. Thank you for sharing your insight.