Posts Tagged ‘adversity’

SA 086: The Mechanics of the Mind with Performance Coach Len Wright

Len Wright

Peak performance coach and NLP Master Practitioner Len Wright talks about the science and mechanics behind how to train your brain to use adversity to your advantage. Guest Bio: Len Wright of ZenLenCoaching.com is a performance coach, Neuro Linguistic Programming Master Practitioner, Psycho-linguistics Practitioner and Certified Hypnotherapist. Len loves seeing people shed and release what’s…

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Going Through A Tough Time? Lucky You

going through a tough time in college

College is a unique time.   It’s the first time most of us become independent.  We make the decisions.  Mom and Dad aren’t in our ear, telling us what to do.   High school cliques? Gone.  We have a clean slate. But there’s a lot more pressure.  With independence, comes accountability.  Each decision is on…

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SA 067: Tuan Nguyen on Work/Life Integration and Leadership for Ambitious Dads

Guest Bio: Tuan Nguyen is a serial entrepreneur.  He’s run several multi-million dollar internet companies and business advisory practices.  Tuan has delivered over 300 speaking engagements, including 3 TEDx talks (within 20 months). Tuan’s success is equaled only by the adversity moments he endured.  Tuan survived fleeing Vietnam after flatlining on the trip: TWICE.  He…

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Nick Dinardo – Slacking Ambition with Matt Wells

Listen as I discuss The Game of Adversity with Matt Wells on the Slacking Ambition podcast. Matt Wells interviews inspiring people who have realized their potential and are making their ideal lifestyles happen to try and figure out what it takes. Also, Matt chronicles his own journey out of slackerdom and into the exciting and scary world…

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Bounce Back and Thrive: The Secret to Turning Adversity into Opportunity

Turning Adversity into Opportunity

We all face adversity in our lives in dramatic and small ways. How can you take action and turn adversity into opportunity today? Orignially published in Tiny Buddha “Sweet are the uses of adversity which, like the toad, ugly and venomous, wears yet a precious jewel in his head.” ~William Shakespeare                                                                         It’s hard for…

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SA 047: Dr. Nassir Ghaemi on the Advantages of Mental Illness

Dr. Nassir Ghaemi

In this episode, I interview Dr. Nassir Ghaemi, an academic psychiatrist. We talk about the benefits of mental illness, about adversity and how we’re able to build resilience, and many other things about mental illness and mental health. Guest Bio: Nassir Ghaemi MD MPH is an academic psychiatrist specializing in mood illnesses, depression and bipolar…

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SA 009: Stacey Copas, Author of “How to Be Resilient”

In this episode, I interview Stacey Copas, strategist, consultant and the author of “How To Be Resilient.” She talks about her amazing story, about resilience and how you can use it to your advantage. Guest Bio: Originally from Sydney and now living in the Adelaide Hills, Stacey has not let a devastating accident that left…

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