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.
January 22nd, 2020 | Season 5 | 14 mins 2 secs
make the most of your life, teaching a growth mindset, time is gold
Sam Harris gives a short podcast to make you panic less about aging and learn to seize the day to make the most of your short time on Earth. Impending doom is always there, but you won't be, so you might as well enjoy the time you are around 🙃
January 20th, 2020 | Season 5 | 46 mins 3 secs
change the world, future technology, live longer, stop aging
Aubrey De Grey is a biomedical gerontologist based in the UK and California, USA, and is the Chief Science Officer of SENS Foundation, a California-based charity dedicated to combating the aging process.
He is also Editor-in-Chief of Rejuvenation Research, the world highest-impact peer-reviewed journal focused on intervention in aging.
Aubrey shares his story of how he came to be a biologist from being destined to be a pianist according to his mother in the beginning and later choosing programming out of a wish to make more of a contribution to the progress of mankind.
January 13th, 2020 | Season 5 | 1 hr 19 mins
best seller author, mindset coach, rapid transformational therapist, worthy human
Tracy Litt is a Certified Mindset Coach, Rapid Transformational Therapist, speaker, and author.
Through Tracy’s experiences, learn how mastering your mindset can be a tool used to improve your life. The more effectively you can master your mindset and how you approach the world around you, the more successful you can be.
January 9th, 2020 | Season 5 | 1 hr 6 mins
entrepreneur, food, gender expression, gender identity, telling stories
Noam Kostuki is a celebrated Ted speaker, author and success coach. His fine dining restaurant is rated #1 on Trip Advisor for the whole of Costa Rica and has one of the top 25 dishes to travel the world for.
Noam has questioned everything his entire life and is always seeking new answers to timeless questions. In this episode we learn how he turned his crazy cooking and story telling ideas into such a success by questioning all normal principles people have for fine dining. We then move onto gender and what it means to us and why and question everything about. The lines we are used to get completely blurred as we move into this new age of experimentation and expression.
December 30th, 2019 | Season 5 | 1 hr 9 mins
different perspective, entrepreneur, food, life coach, observer of life
Meet Noam Kostuki – a life artist and business coach with a diverse professional portfolio, the author of “You Are Your Brand” and “Seek to Keep: How to Find the Best Mentors and Keep Them,” and also the pioneer of a jungle culinary adventure called HiR Fine Dining in Costa Rica.
Noam talks about his experiences and perspective he has on life. How he enjoys reinventing himself through different adventures that allow him to get to his true self.
December 23rd, 2019 | Season 5 | 54 mins 37 secs
ai, file-sharing, future technology, kazaa, skype
Jaan Tallinn is known for being the co-founder of Kazaa, a file-sharing platform, and his participation in the development of Skype that took communication to a whole new level. He has focused heavily on effective altruism and mitigating existential risks from AI.
Jaan shares his insights on programming and the future of AI technology.
December 19th, 2019 | Season 5 | 1 hr 30 mins
environment-friendly, environmental politics, feminist, political science, united nations
Jessica Templeton is a political scientist and award-winning educator who has worked with LSE100 since its inception in 2010. She ponders and shares her knowledge in global environmental politics and how individuals could better contribute to the ecosystem.
December 16th, 2019 | Season 5 | 1 hr 43 secs
aqua culture, biotechnology, carbon waste gases, edible protein, genetic-engineering, pollution, single-carbon protein
An expert in innovation management and biotechnology, Deep Branch Bio's Peter Rowe wants to save the planet through an effort in transforming the polluters of today into the producers of tomorrow.
Peter encourages us to change our perspective on how we could save our eath and highlights the importance of recycling and sustainable protein production.
December 12th, 2019 | Season 5 | 56 mins 1 sec
data, health, medicine, science, user interface
Sergey Musienko is a technology expert with over a decade's worth of experience, specifically in the health sector. He is the CEO of Atlas Biomed, the personalised health company.
Sergey emphasizes the importance of genetics in understanding our health and its limitation, and the essentials of having a diverse diet.
December 9th, 2019 | Season 5 | 55 mins 11 secs
forward-thinking, home automation, lighting system, mood-setting, startup stories, stitcher
Colin Billings, founder, and CEO of Orro, the first truly responsive home lighting system that conveniently integrates with all your devices at home. Colin previously worked as VP of Product at Stitcher where he led the team from the founding days to exit when the company was acquired by Deezer, the world’s second-largest subscription music service.
Colin features the need for automated technology, the guidelines on how to be an effective leader and the history of podcasting through a podcast network, "Stitcher."
December 5th, 2019 | Season 5 | 40 mins 51 secs
education, entrepreneur, online degree
Grant Aldrich, founder, and CEO of OnlineDegree.com is working to remove the major barriers adults are often faced with when deciding whether or not to go back to school. And as somebody who personally experienced the overwhelming impact of student debt, the company’s mission – to make higher education more accessible and affordable for everyone.
December 2nd, 2019 | Season 5 | 1 hr 4 mins
business coach, clothing business, finance, make more money
Ingrid Thompson is the Founder of Healthy Numbers and host of ‘So You Want to Start a Business’ podcast. She empowers anyone to take control of their money to achieve their dreams.
Ingrid takes us on her journey emigrating from Ireland to Australia, and her insights on starting a business while growing in life.
November 30th, 2019 | Season 5 | 1 hr 7 mins
experiential event organizing, food companies, startup stories
Cynthia Samanian is the founder of Hidden Rhythm, an experiential events studio for food brands.
From interactive dinners to cocktail parties, Cynthia shares her journey to success as an entrepreneur, while highlighting the importance of "enjoying what you do."
November 27th, 2019 | Season 5 | 1 hr 39 secs
coaching, highly sensitive entrepreneurs, mindsets for success, wellness
Heather Dominick overcame her own struggles with burnout when she learned about what it really meant to be a highly sensitive person. She discovered pushing herself so hard in her work was a symptom of being highly sensitive.
Now. Heather has dedicated her work to helping other highly sensitive entrepreneurs to wield their sensitivities as assets. Heather stressed the importance of being creative, being sensitive as a strength and being productive.
November 25th, 2019 | Season 5 | 1 hr 14 mins
coaching, entrepreneur, how to think about money, millionaire stories
Mario Nawfal, the CEO and Founder of International Blockchain Consulting (IBC), talks about investing in innovation.
Emphasizing the importance of getting things right, Mario discusses how to mitigate or lessen the risk by dipping your toes in the water to see if it will pay off in time.
November 15th, 2019 | Season 5 | 1 hr 10 mins
energy, life lessons, optimism, painful lessons in life, positive thinking
Sam dives in on the topic of staying positive through adversity is a useful skill to build so that problems don't multiply.
Sam conveniently had a terrible accident in October and is currently in recovery with humble aspirations of walking again
Sam attempts to relive his epic failure and provide take-home lessons in the hope of sounding intelligent and bottling some of this near-death wisdom for listeners.