Growth Mindset Podcast

Embrace your curiosity and discover your potential

About the show

A growth mindset is the belief that you can do anything if you work for it.

Your host Sam Harris finds remarkable individuals doing extraordinary things and breaks the processes down to show how anyone can achieve anything.

Sam has launched several businesses, travelled the world, and nearly died a few times, all in the spirit of curiosity and adventure. Some highlights include touring North Korea to hitch-hiking across Kazakhstan. He brings his insatiable appetite for learning to the podcast and challenges his guests with unusual questions to bring listeners unique insights.

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  • 168: Top 3 tips to be a powerful leader - Brian Biro, Professional Speaker and Bestselling Author

    May 12th, 2021  |  Season 7  |  19 mins 3 secs
    breakthrough leadership, ceo mindset, growth hack

    America’s Breakthrough Coach, Brian Biro, joins the podcast as we dive into 3 simple yet dynamic 'controllables' that teaches us how to shape the future, energize the team and build effective relationships.

    Gain a new appreciation for your impact on others and how you can make a genuine difference.

  • 167: Hooked book summary - the science of forming habits - Nir Eyal

    April 27th, 2021  |  Season 7  |  37 mins 58 secs
    book review, customer engagement, hooked, startup, wiser than yesterday podcast

    Me and my co-host, Nico Vereecke, discuss and review the book Hooked: Building a Habit Forming eCommerce Business by Nir Eyal. We get to provide you with practical insights to create user habits that stick and suggest actionable steps for building products people love. Nir's work is an essential cheat sheet for any startup looking to understand user psychology.

  • 166: Make a plan, work the plan - Chris Bello

    April 20th, 2021  |  Season 7  |  41 mins 38 secs
    entrepreneurship, mindset, podcasting, productivity

    Have you been searching for motivation in running your business? Look no further. Entrepreneur and host of the Entrepreneur Motivation Podcast, Chris Bello, shares his personal entrepreneurial journey and covers the mindset as well as practical actions that are critical for entrepreneurs to be able to enjoy work and play balance.

  • 165: Applying Growth Mindset to business, startups and life - Matt Lerner, Founder Startup Core Strengths

    April 13th, 2021  |  Season 7  |  49 mins 44 secs
    ceo tips, growth hacking, growth mindset, investing, startup tips

    London-based growth marketer, strategist and VC, Matt Lerner, joins the podcast, as we dive into a mindset of a CEO and what it takes to build your startup and developing your team from the ground up. We also get to talk about things around growth mindset and recommended books to improve one's mindset.

  • 164: Morning routine - Stop hacking it and start enjoying it - Sam Harris

    April 6th, 2021  |  Season 7  |  16 mins 14 secs
    daily tip, morning routine. growth mindset, success mindset

    I do believe that a good morning routine is very important to having a good day and really setting you up for success. So here I'm going to give you my best solid tips for setting yourself up around your mindsets and giving you just your general mindset and approach to the morning routine.

  • 163: ALL things purpose, passion, and PLANTS - JP, Founder allplants

    March 30th, 2021  |  Season 7  |  47 mins 54 secs
    allplants, business mindset, entrepreneurship, plant-based foods, startup tips

    Co-founder and CEO of allplants, Jonathan Petrides, joins the podcast as he shares his journey of starting his plant-powered food start-up with his brother and hear what inspired him with allplants.

  • 162: Making bets that pay off - Annie Duke, Author, Speaker and Decision Strategist

    March 23rd, 2021  |  Season 7  |  42 mins 22 secs
    decision making, forced quitting, philantrophy, poker, success mindsets

    The only woman to ever win the NBC National Heads-Up Poker Championship and author, Annie Duke, joins the show to discuss things such as her journey into poker, how to be a better decision-maker, and finding your place in the world.

  • 161: Mindsets and methodology for taking big shots - Listener questions

    March 16th, 2021  |  Season 7  |  25 mins 37 secs
    goals, mindsets, questions

    I am going to be doing something I haven't done before, answering questions from our listeners. In the episode, Jomiro asks a question about success and help for his partner.

  • 160: Fulfil your (multi)potential - Beta Lucca, Entrepreneur and Investor

    March 9th, 2021  |  Season 7  |  59 mins 59 secs
    business mindset, podcasting, relationships, startup, therapy

    Roberta Lucca (aka Beta Lucca) is a serial entrepreneur, angel investor, international keynote speaker and host of Hyper Curious podcast.

  • 159: Tips for Launching ideas - with Sean Castrina, Dan Murray-serter, and Cynthia Samanian

    March 2nd, 2021  |  Season 7  |  13 mins 40 secs
    business planning, investing, startup tips
  • 158: Mindsets for growing a podcast - Debbie Arcangeles, Dan Murray-Serter and Christina Nicholson

    February 23rd, 2021  |  Season 7  |  19 mins 34 secs
    business mindset, podcast tips, podcasting

    Lately, I've been getting a lot of questions about how to start a podcast, the lessons you learn and the mindsets you need to run one. So, I'm digging through some of the archives to showcase some of the best advice that I've received on the subject of running a podcast.

  • 157: Wiser Than Yesterday podcast - The best books of 2020

    February 16th, 2021  |  Season 7  |  38 mins 38 secs
    books, philosophy, recap, wiser than yesterday

    A look back at the favourite books Sam and Nico read in the Wiser than Yesterday podcast from last year 2020 and the biggest lessons they kept with them.

  • 156: Study now, pay later - Austen Allred, CEO and co-founder Lambda School

    February 9th, 2021  |  Season 7  |  40 mins 17 secs
    business tips, code, online education

    We are joined by the co-founder and CEO of Lambda School, Austen Allred. Austen saw a problem that no one else was willing to fix, and decided to do something about it. He has some exciting solutions in the education space and we look into the past, present and future of education.

  • 155: Making humans Indistractable - Nir Eyal, author ‘Hooked’ and ‘Indistractable’

    February 2nd, 2021  |  Season 7  |  42 mins 17 secs
    habits and attention, hooked, indistractible, social media

    For those of us who feel hopelessly addicted to technology, this episode can offer some guidance on how to start breaking bad habits. Author and investor, Nir Eyal, shares the practical techniques to control your time and attention—helping you live the life you really want.

    We dive deep into the steps we can take to take to regain control of our attention. We also discuss his four-step, research-backed model that will help you manage distractions and finally do what you say you will do.

  • 154: Startup Investing - Nick Telson, Horseplay Ventures and Pitch Deck Podcast

    January 26th, 2021  |  Season 7  |  11 mins 43 secs
    angel investor, business tips, investing, pitch deck podcast, podcasting, syncify

    Angel Investor and cofounder of Horseplay Ventures, Nick Telson, shares his insights on being an angel investor and his experiences with different founders. We also go into podcasting and, the app I'm currently building - Syncify.

  • 153: Impact investing with Dhiraj Mukherjee, cofounder Shazam

    January 19th, 2021  |  Season 7  |  11 mins 54 secs
    clean tech, investing, shazam, tech for good

    Angel investor and Shazam co-founder, Dhiraj Mukherjee, joins the show as we share with you our discussion on his projects that are focused on tech for good and our passion to change the world.