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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  • 73: Getting People to Think Your Idea is Their Idea - Oren Klaff, bestselling Author & Investor

    November 6th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  1 hr 10 mins
    hard work, how to close deals, millionaire stories, neuroeconomics, pitch anything

    Author and investment banker Oren Klaff distilled the wisdom of his work consulting with some of the world’s largest companies to help them change the way they think about investing time and resources into sales. Oren emphasizes on how being aware of "the message" can save time and energy — and make a pitch better.

  • 72: The Outward Mindset - Heather Adams, The Arbinger Institute

    October 22nd, 2019  |  Season 5  |  58 mins 46 secs
    brain power, inward mindset, mindset coach, mindsets for success, outward mindset

    Heather Adams is director of marketing at the Arbinger Institute, a training and consulting firm that helps individuals, teams, and organizations move from the default self-focus of an inward mindset to the others-inclusive focus of an outward mindset.

    Heather gives insights into what makes relationships work and how to view others. She also highlights the outward mindset as a brilliant tool for promoting personal and organizational mindset change—which is the change that actually yields results.

  • 71: The Mindsets for Leadership and Success - Ryan Gottfredson PhD

    October 7th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  1 hr 40 mins
    different mindsets, leadership, mindset coach, success

    Our mindsets fuel our thinking, learning, and behaviour. Yet, for most people, our mindsets are something we are not aware of. Did you know that there are four primary mindsets that fuel our success?

    In this episode, Ryan discusses how to harness the power of these mindsets to reach unprecedented success.

  • 70: Coaching Olympic Success - Frank Dick OBE (Current coaching strategy with England Rugby team)

    September 30th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  1 hr 14 mins
    coaching, leadership lessons, mindsets for success, sports

    Frank Dick is one of the world's finest sports and motivational coaches ever. This episode is an absolute masterclass in coaching yourself or those around you for success. Whether you are in sports or any field creating excellence is something we can all do better.

  • 69: The Ultimate Guide - Life Lessons from Great Minds

    September 22nd, 2019  |  Season 4  |  1 hr 54 mins
    bigger picture, guide, highlights, life lessons, mindsets for success

    This episode is an ultimate guide to life and entrepreneurship. After two years of interviewing some of the greatest minds, Sam distils their wisdom into a 2-hour mini-audiobook.

    Hear the best tips from some of the most amazing individuals stitched together into a narrative that transcends each chapter.  From fascinating stories of the highest moments to the lowest lows we learn a lot.

  • 68: Putting Quality Back into Relationships

    September 11th, 2019  |  Season 4  |  19 mins 48 secs
    connect more, healthy relationships, life lessons, mental health

    With the rise of the connected world, we are sacrificing the quality of our relationships for quantity.

    Sam outlines some key tips on how to change your way of dealing with relationships to get a lot more out of them.

  • 67: Three Colossal Flaws with Technology that Destroy Your Mind

    August 18th, 2019  |  Season 4  |  24 mins 56 secs
    be more connected, connect with life, disconnect from technology, life lessons, self-improvement lessons

    Sam Harris explains some of the biggest flaws with our technology and what it is doing to our minds.

    Sam identifies 3 main factors that are contributing to making our minds a worse place to be.

    With the rise of mental health issues such as stress, anxiety, and depression it's worth working out how to change your environment and behaviours to empower you to think better.

  • 66: Sam Harris - The Lost Art of Listening to Yourself

    August 11th, 2019  |  Season 4  |  19 mins 21 secs
    listening, meditation, mindsets for success, self-improvement lessons

    Sam explains the lost art of listening to ourselves, the damage it is causing us and how we could find moments for yourself for ideas and solving your own problems.

  • 65: Sam Harris - LifeHack 2019 - The Art of Skill Breaks

    August 3rd, 2019  |  Season 4  |  20 mins
    be better, behaviour change, learn more, life hacks, motivation

    Sam shares his biggest life hack for 2019. Sam explains the process of a technique he calls, "Skill Breaks" as a way to learn new things quickly and easily with minimal pain and frustration yet maximum results and motivation.

  • 64: Sam Harris - Mastery and Mindsets - Mid 2019 Update

    July 28th, 2019  |  Season 4  |  41 mins 27 secs
    be present, change the world, coaching, coders, health hacks, life lessons, web development

    This is the first episode in a mini-series of advice from Sam that will cover major tips and tools to upgrade how you think.

    Sam Harris breaks down some key lessons on Mastery and Mindsets as a mid-year update for 2019.

  • 63: When Terrible == Awesome - Edd Read, Founder CTO Graze, Founder CTO

    July 22nd, 2019  |  Season 3  |  58 mins 17 secs
    business lessons, childcare industry, engineering, food business, mindsets for success

    Edd Read is a self-confessed geek and lover of engineering solutions to problems. A fascinating conversation into the mind of an innovator and doer. We cover a lot of ground and learn about Edd’s story as well as some brilliant life lessons along the way

  • 62: Mental Health without the BS - Petra Velzeboer - Psychotherapist and Executive Coach

    June 30th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  47 mins 27 secs
    executive coach, mental health, mindful process, mindsets for success, public speaking, self-improvement

    An episode with Petra Velzeboer, a mental health consultant, executive coach and podcaster.

    Petra provides lots of insights and tips for really being true to yourself, taking accountability and becoming the person you should be.

  • 61. Light Yourself Up - Kathryn Binkley

    June 22nd, 2019  |  Season 3  |  38 mins 54 secs
    be unique, become better, business coaching, feminism, marketing

    Kathryn Binkley, a success coach helping women achieve awesome things, is a delightful bundle of amazing advice.

    She covered some of the most important things you need to change your mindsets such as how to be original and finding your voice. Also how to market yourself and show up in life.

  • 60. Doing the Difficult Thing - Dr Niall McCann - Intrepid Explorer and Director of National Park Rescue

    June 13th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 5 mins
    climate change, conservationist, life lessons, save the world, science, sustainable economy, wildlife

    This episode highlights an inspiring conversation with Dr. Niall McCann about his work.

    One of our guest's main topic was how to create a sustainable economy that solves environmental and climate problems to pave way for future generations.

  • 59. The World Of Martech with Scott Brinker: VP Platform - Hubspot | CoFounder - Ion Interactive

    June 3rd, 2019  |  Season 3  |  25 mins 38 secs
    agile marketing, computer programmer, marketing technologist, mindsets for success

    Scott Brinker, a computer programmer, one of the most prominent figures in the world of 'Martec' and entrepreneur, shares his knowledge and experience on marketing technology.

    Scott also adds some tips on how to write and start a conference.

  • 58. Travis Jones - CEO, RBT Gym Group [Launching gyms, businesses and dreams]

    May 26th, 2019  |  Season 3  |  38 mins 34 secs
    become an influencer, business coach, exercise, gym, health hacks, marketing

    Travis Jones is the owner of a gym chain, marketing business and a charity. A truly relentless entrepreneur and badass, Travis discusses a multitude of topics and experiences from nearly dying, raising money in a tight spot and big lessons on mindsets.