26 episodes

Way Too Busy: a BillionMinds podcast

Way Too Busy BillionMinds

    • Education
    • 5.0 • 10 Ratings

Way Too Busy: a BillionMinds podcast

    Season 2 || Stuck Happens with George Anderson

    Season 2 || Stuck Happens with George Anderson

    George Anderson PhD PgMP is one of those people who seems to get far more done than the rest of us in the same number of hours every day. He is a Global Program Director at Microsoft, teaches classes at multiple Universities, and is the author of multiple books". In this episode Paul talks to George about how he became so effective on a daily basis, and George shares some of the secrets from his book Stuck Happens.

    Way Too Busy is brought to you by BillionMinds, a company which helps people embed the skills they need to thrive at unstructured ambiguous work in the context of their busy lives.

    You can sign up to join BillionMinds today for free by visiting www.billionminds.com/getstarted.

    • 41 min
    Season 2 || the grass is not always greener

    Season 2 || the grass is not always greener

    The team discusses the surprising findings BillionMinds has uncovered about what motivates many people to quit their jobs, why it often does not accomplish what people hope, and what individuals and organizations can do to improve the employee experience.

    Way Too Busy is brought to you by BillionMinds, a company which helps people embed the skills they need to thrive at unstructured ambiguous work in the context of their busy lives.

    You can sign up to join BillionMinds today for free by visiting www.billionminds.com/getstarted.

    • 32 min
    Season 2 || The Exponential Individual with Eric Patel

    Season 2 || The Exponential Individual with Eric Patel

    Eric Patel is the Chief Innovation Officer at BostonExO, the Co-Founder of Exponential Individuals, and a Project Co-ordinator for OpenExo. Unsurprisingly for someone with such a busy life, Eric has to work hard to optimize his day, and is what we call a Personal Effectiveness Superhero.

    In this episode, Eric shares how he got to this point, and his tips for being effective every day.

    Way Too Busy is brought to you by BillionMinds, a company which helps people embed the skills they need to thrive at unstructured ambiguous work in the context of their busy lives. You can sign up to join BillionMinds today for free by visiting www.billionminds.com/getstarted. 

    • 45 min
    Season 2 || 5 steps to a more effective workplace

    Season 2 || 5 steps to a more effective workplace

    Being effective is personal, but employers can help. If they do, their employees will likely be more motivated, resilient, and adaptable. In this episode, the team explores what practical steps employers can take to help each employee start every day with motivation and end it with accomplishment. For more details on the findings discussed here go to 5 Steps to a More Effective Workplace

    Book Mention: Dr. Matthew Walker's Why We Sleep

    • 46 min
    Season 2 || burnout

    Season 2 || burnout

    Way Too Busy is a podcast from BillionMinds. BillionMinds provides practical tools for our way too busy lives, through a 90 day transformation program that instills the behaviors of the most effective people in anyone who is open to change.
    BillionMinds has taken over a dozen years of research into the habits of the most effective among us in this new world where work and life are merging. They've distilled it down into a 90 day program targeted at employees that do unstructured ambiguous work. Employees from 5 different countries around the world are using BillionMinds to help them start each day with a purpose and end it with accomplishment.
    If you or your team wants to discover how BillionMinds can help employees optimize their work in the context of their broader life, go to billionminds.com/learnmore today.

    BillionMinds - providing practical tools for our way too busy lives. 

    • 50 min
    Season 2 || Tal & Dev with Michele Volpi

    Season 2 || Tal & Dev with Michele Volpi

    Michele Volpi is the Founder and CEO of tal & dev, a startup that helps employees steer their career in the right direction, and get matched to employers that match their skills and values. Michele talks to Paul about the highs and lows of his own diverse career, and how it has led him to focus on mentoring others, and he shares his thoughts on how employee experience will become ever more important in the future of work.

    Way Too Busy is a podcast from BillionMinds. BillionMinds provides practical tools for our way too busy lives, through a 90 day transformation program that instills the behaviors of the most effective people in anyone who is open to change.
    BillionMinds has taken over a dozen years of research into the habits of the most effective among us in this new world where work and life are merging. They've distilled it down into a 90 day program targeted at employees that do unstructured ambiguous work. Employees from 5 different countries around the world are using BillionMinds to help them start each day with a purpose and end it with accomplishment.
    If you or your team wants to discover how BillionMinds can help employees optimize their work in the context of their broader life, go to billionminds.com/learnmore today.

    BillionMinds - providing practical tools for our way too busy lives. 

    • 48 min

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10 Ratings

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Amazing!

Way Too Busy is a must-listen!

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Turn off your notifications, and give this a listen

I found this launch episode of the Way Too Busy podcast extremely thought-provoking. Anyone who feels stuck in the grind of an always-on job, and struggles to balance professional demands with personal life, will find this immediately relatable. Give it a listen.

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