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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  • 110: Women in Business Movement - Genecia Alluora, CEO - Soul Rich Woman, Miss Singapore 2010

    May 4th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  36 mins 18 secs
    female business leader, feminism, soul rich woman

    Genecia speaks powerfully about moving beyond your limiting beliefs, how to overcome massive failures and what it truly means to be a Soul Rich Woman.

    Her epic journey from being in a six-figure debt to making her first million, fueled her passion to empower women to do the same. Genecia wants women around the world to know that it is possible to have it all - to OWN the F-word!

  • 109: Being a Person of Action - Dane Knighton, Copywriting Master

    April 27th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  38 mins 6 secs
    adversity, art of selling, copywriting, growth mindset

    Dane Knighton, copywriter, consultant and author, joins the podcast to share how he overcame adversity throughout his life and how having an open mind helped him understand his journey,

    Dane also talks about copywriting and what made him decide to write his books. Tune in to the episode to know more about Dane Knighton.

  • 108: Challenge Yourself to Change the World - Leah Chowdhry, 1st British Asian woman to swim the channel, CEO Pop Up Party and Play

    April 20th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  53 mins 44 secs
    english channel swimmer, entrepreneur, mobile childcare

    Leah Chowdhry, the first British Asian women to swim the English Channel, joins the podcast as she shares her journey towards completing such an amazing feat.

    Leah also opens up on what inspired and continues to inspire her to help children, particularly vulnerable children. Her drive towards child development allowed her to start Pop Up, Party and Play, an accessible mobile childcare service.

  • 107: From Psychotherapy to Sex therapy - Rachel Jane-Cooke, Entrepreneur and Therapist

    April 13th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  57 mins 27 secs
    emotional intelligence, mindset coach, psychotherapist, sex therapist

    Are you struggling with self-doubt, anxiety, guilt, burnout, or low self-esteem? Our guest, Rachel Jane-Cooke helps people to raise their self-worth, self-esteem and sense of purpose, become more self-accepting and compassionate. To figure out how to live better – whatever that means to you – then support you to make it happen.

  • 106: Building Empathy in a Tech-Obsessed World - Kaitlin Ugolik Phillips, journalist and author

    April 6th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  49 mins 28 secs
    digital age, teaching empathy, the future of feeling

    Kaitlin Ugolik Phillips joins the Growth Mindset Podcast as we discuss her new book - The Future Of Feelings: Building Empathy in a Tech-Obsessed World. An insightful exploration of what social media, AI, robot technology, and the digital world are doing to our relationships with each other and with ourselves.

  • 105: Teaching Kids a Growth Mindset - Maria Wilkes - Teacher and Influencer

    March 30th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  47 mins 33 secs
    educator, feminism, growth mindset, miss universe

    Maria Wilkes, a teacher and a finalist at the 2017 Miss Universe pageant, joins the podcast to share her mission to support parents of teens everywhere and help them develop a growth mindset and raise happy adults.

  • 104: Starting from Zero - Dane Maxwell, Serial Entrepreneur, Author, Musician, Coach

    March 26th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  46 mins 18 secs
    entrepreneur, self identity, self improvement

    Dane Maxwell joins the podcast as he gives out his tips on understanding your business to make it profitable and successful.

    Dane is one of those entrepreneurs and visionary leader that knows how to start and scale businesses with zero money, zero ideas, zero experience, and zero confidence

  • 103: The Best Investments Start with Yourself - Stuart Chapman, Co-Founder Draper Esprit VC

    March 23rd, 2020  |  Season 6  |  44 mins 38 secs
    tech investment, venture capital

    Stuart Chapman, the co-founder of Draper Esprit, joins the podcast to give light on investing in yourself. Investing in yourself is one of the most important investments you can make.

    Investing in yourself is the key to building sustainable wealth because you are your most important source of wealth.

  • 102: Things Don't Need to be Perfect - OddBox co-founders, Deepak Ravindran and Emilie Vanpoperinghe

    March 19th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  39 mins 25 secs
    climate change, different, fruit and veg, sustainability

    When it comes to produce, it really is what's on the inside that counts.

    OddBox co-founders Deepak Ravindran and Emilie Vanpoperinghe join the podcast to talk about their subscription box service providing 'wonky' fruits and vegetables in the UK, aimed at reducing the global food waste problem.

    Tune in to hear what inspired their quest to rescue weirdly shaped produce and learn more at

  • 101: Being the Change You Want in the World - Tom Stancliffe, CEO - TRIBE

    March 16th, 2020  |  Season 6  |  37 mins 18 secs
    entrepreneurs, natural performance nutrition, run for love, vegan supplement

    From organizing a running event to creating a vegan performance nutrition company called Tribe, Tom Stancliffe shares how creating an ethical product to support a greener environment with his buddies helped in inspiring people to reach their infinite potential.

  • 100: Mindset Lessons after 100 episodes of Growth

    March 9th, 2020  |  Season 5  |  21 mins 56 secs
    100 episode, lessons, mindsets, standup comedy, tedx

    Celebrating Growth Mindset's 100th episode, Sam looks back on 3 years worth of lessons and how his journey led him to where he is.

  • 99: Abuse, Addiction and Failure Can't Hold You Back - Rosie Holloway, Badass Musician

    February 27th, 2020  |  Season 5  |  26 mins 5 secs
    abundance mindset, feminism, singer

    Having to deal with abuse, addiction and failure at an early age, Rosie Holloway did not allow these setbacks to stop her from reaching her goals.

    Rosie shifted to an abundance mindset where she believes that there is more of everything in life. This mindset can help us lead more resilient and creative lives.

    Learn how this mindset can allow us to see possibilities rather than limits and can shift our perspective.

  • 98: Coaching your Little Inner Voice - Jason Mueller, CEO LIV, Radiohost

    February 24th, 2020  |  Season 5  |  51 mins 29 secs
    entrepreneurs, life coach, radio dj

    From overcoming adversities throughout his life, Jason Mueller - CEO of Little Inner Voice, shares his journey of making important changes.

    After years of learning, self-reflection and a lot of experimentation, Jason enlightens us on harnessing the power of your Little Inner Voice as the secret to getting unstuck and finally accelerating forward towards your most important goals in life.

  • 97: Better Copy for Better Business - Maggie Tuczapska

    February 20th, 2020  |  Season 5  |  37 mins 50 secs
    digital marketing, online traffic, organic marketing, seo strategy, writing blogs

    Maggie Tuczapska shares her insights on how to create a blog post that can help you get to Google page #1 in less than 30 days without advertising or marketing strategies.

  • 96: Incurable Entrepreneurs - Heather Thorkelson, Author, Explorer, Entrepreneur

    February 17th, 2020  |  Season 5  |  51 mins 33 secs
    building a network, entrepreneur, lifestyle and business coach, travel

    Discover the freedom of building your business outside the Matrix with Heather Thorkelson as she shares with us a few of her entrepreneurial adventures, what she has learned along the way, and how she is changing the way people think about their lives and their role in leadership and business.

  • 95: Will it Make the Boat Go Faster? - Ben Hunt-Davis, Gold Medal Olympian, Author, Entrepreneur

    February 13th, 2020  |  Season 5  |  52 mins 41 secs
    author, coach, olympian, performance expert, rowing team, speaker

    A unique take on Ben Hunt-Davis' story. Ben took us with him through his early experience travelling to his career in sports and has learnt some huge lessons over the years.

    We really dig deep on how he found success in dealing with his problems in attaining goals from his competitive sport and in life.