Passion Struck® is a show focused on exploring the mindset and philosophy of the world’s most insightful people. John R. Miles unpacks guests’ wisdom on creating an intentional, purpose-driven life and turns that insight into practical advice to impact your career, wellness, life, and relationships. Learn from leaders (Robin Sharma, Admiral Stavridis, Daniel Pink, Scott Galloway), women at the top of their game (Susan Cain, Gretchen Rubin, Rachel Hollis, VADM Sandy Stosz), scientists (Katy Milkman, Ethan Kross, Ayelet Fishbach, Dominic D’Agostino), founders (Uri Levine, Bernie Marcus,) and a diverse array of captivating minds, from innovators and game changers to special forces operators and psychologists.
Passion Struck not only helps everyday people improve their performance and relationships with their spouses, partners, and coworkers but also delves into the science of human behavior change and demystifies our actions and motivations. The show aspires to speak to the humanity of people in a way that makes them want to live better, be better and impact the world by providing inspiring enjoyable, energetic, positive, and hyper-useful content—new episodes Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays. Listen anywhere you get your podcasts, and please rate and review the podcast if you enjoy it.
The show is hosted by John R. Miles - a serial entrepreneur, creative amplifier, Navy Veteran, and multi-industry CEO. Miles is known for his passion, preparation, and gift of teasing out his guests’ secrets to overcoming the odds and saying” I CAN” to life-changing opportunities.
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Arthur Smith on the Art of Intentional Storytelling EP 348
In this captivating episode of Passion Struck, I am joined by legendary TV producer Arthur Smith. We discuss his compelling memoir, ”Reach.” Throughout the interview, Arthur invites listeners into the captivating world of nonfiction television and offers a backstage pass to the remarkable story of his life and career. From rubbing shoulders with television icon Dick Clark in Hollywood to collaborating with Dwayne ”The Rock” Johnson on The Titan Games, Arthur’s anecdotes are not just entertaining but also profoundly inspiring.
Dr. Neha Sangwan on How You Heal From Spiritual Burnout EP 347
Are you experiencing burnout in your life? Join us in this illuminating episode as Dr. Neha Sangwan takes us on a journey to understand and heal a different kind of burnout—spiritual burnout. Dr. Sangwan is the author of ”Powered by Me: From Burned Out to Fully Charged at Work and in Life.”
Maj. Gen. Gregg F. Martin on Breaking the Stigma of Bipolar Disorder EP 346
Join us in this powerful episode of the Passion Struck podcast, where I sit down with an extraordinary guest, Major General Gregg F. Martin, Ph.D., US Army (Retired). In this candid conversation, Major General Martin shares his inspiring journey, from commanding troops on the battlefield to battling bipolar disorder. Discover how he overcame adversity, shattered stigma, and emerged as a beacon of hope for mental health advocacy. He is the author of ”Bipolar General: My Forever War with Mental Illness.”
Robin Steinberg on Humanizing Justice Through Compassion EP 345
In this episode of Passionstruck, John R. Miles interviews Robin Steinberg, the founder and CEO of the Bail Project and author of the book The Courage of Compassion. Steinberg has been a public defender for four decades and challenges the narrative of how she can defend those people by asking a thought-provoking question: What if your entire life was defined by the worst mistake that you’ve ever made?
Arthur Brooks on the 4 Ways to Build the Life You Want EP 344
In this riveting episode of the Passion Struck podcast, I engage in a profound conversation with Arthur Brooks, a celebrated authority in happiness research and co-author, alongside Oprah Winfrey, of the groundbreaking book, ”Build the Life You Want.” Within this captivating dialogue, Brooks not only unlocks the secrets of happiness but underscores that it is a destination accessible to all.
Dr. Amy Edmondson on Why Failure Is the Key to Success EP 343
Have you ever wondered how embracing failure could become a stepping stone to growth and enlightenment? What if we told you that there’s a paradoxical concept known as ”intelligent failures” that can drive progress and personal development? Today, we journey down this path with Dr. Amy Edmondson, a distinguished professor at Harvard Business School and author of the transformative book ”Right Kind of Wrong.”
John’s thought-provoking discussions are encouraging and enjoyable. They provide lessons on intentional living and unlocking inner potential to live a more passionate life.
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