Random Badassery

Random Badassery

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We all have creative minds
Confrontation of Fear
Nov 5 • 18 min
Fear is the greatest enemy to creativity. What are you afraid of? What does it prevent you from doing? Where does fear live and how to we begin to defeat it? Thank you to everyone who contributed voice memos of your fear to this episode! Leave us a…
Hacking Creativity
Sep 26 • 17 min
What exactly is Hacker Dojo? Hacker Dojo is a Silicon Valley secret and the perfect place for us to begin expanding the ways that we understand what creativity is and how it works. Find out what artists and technologists have in common and what they can…
Looking Back to Move Forward
Aug 27 • 37 min
Lam & Chad look back on the original format of the show and all the lessons that they learned. As this podcast goes forward it's important to remember the past and to learn from it. This features sound from Random Badassery episode that are not available…
Episode 29: Archive: Burn Your Ships
Aug 18 • 47 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. Using criticism to grow Defining What You Do Todoist label overload Overcoming everyday obstacles Here’s a link to share…
The Coen Brothers | Kids with Chemistry Sets
Aug 11 • 100 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. Lam & Chad talk about directors Joel & Ethan Coen. Our thoughts on advertisements The intimacy of audio Making things…
The Power of Boredom
Aug 4 • 96 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. Passivity communicates lack of care 
Not instantly knowing the answers leads to wonder Learning to be ok with boredom…
Fight For a Future
Jul 28 • 92 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. Positive mindsets Looking forward with purpose Acknowledging where you make a difference Having trouble finishing books…
The Poet of The Body & The Tramp
Jul 21 • 103 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. Lam draws upon the final speak from Chaplin's The Great Dictator Our monthly creative challenge: mutation Speaking your…
Smellbuds, Popsicle Stick Sculptures & Questions
Jul 14 • 100 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. Lam’s low-tech challenge update Being present Keep your phone in your pocket Lam’s happy thirty challenge update The…
Meryl Streep | Finding the Humanity
Jul 7 • 87 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. Lam & Chad discuss the greatest actress of our time, Meryl Streep. It’s never too late in life to start something Finding…
Don’t Give Up, Fail Forward
Jun 30 • 97 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. Why the episodes have been different lately Reframing problems as challenges the importance of understanding why we do…
20 Questions Face/Off
Jun 24 • 112 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. We felt like doing something fun and different with his episode. What about a Q&A episode with a twist? What about a Q&A…
Redirect Your Flow
Jun 19 • 105 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. Lam is making big changes, the guys talk about creativity in life choices, artistic expression in coffee, the way we find…
Break the Chains
Jun 7 • 104 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. In this Inspiration episode: the problem with being clever, the need for humility, the obstacle of ego, and the illusion…
Swimming in Chaos
May 31 • 83 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. This week we cover a lot of ground from a CBD update to slowing down and being present to writing tools. Chad shares part…
Cheryl Strayed | Choose the Thorns
May 25 • 92 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. WARNING: Strong language & adult themes (like sexual assault) are touched on briefly in this epidosde. Cheryl Strayed…
Drew Roulette | The Idea is the Tool
May 18 • 81 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. A Random Baddassery styled interview with artist & musician (dredg, Dark Heavens) Drew Roulette. Drew really breaks down…
The Thing Itself & The Mood of Me
May 10 • 95 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. These Inspiration episodes are like a firehose they can spin off into any direction at any time. That's what makes them…
Into the Weeds
May 3 • 111 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. Lam and Chad go deep this week. Lam has some tips for dealing with anxiety. Chad got an iPad Pro & shares his favorite…
Björk | How to Come Home
Apr 26 • 75 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. Possibly one of the most creatively adventurous people of all time. This week Lam & Chad talk about singer Björk. How…
Memoirs of a Habitual Door Closer
Apr 12 • 82 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. Lam & Chad tackle their first "inspiration" episode. What does inspiration mean any ways? The guys bring two meaningful…
Our Podcast Method
Apr 5 • 111 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. Lam & Chad share they podcast journey and what they've learned. What tools work? What tools didn't? How have things…
Frida Kahlo | Transformation of Choice
Mar 29 • 85 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. Some art cannot be removed from the life of the artist, the two are completely interwoven, and there is no better example…
App-O-Rama
Mar 15 • 102 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. Without meaning to we talked a lot about apps and systems in this one. It's an area of creativity that isn't touched…
Neil Gaiman | The Humanity of Ideas
Mar 1 • 97 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. From Sandman to America Gods & Coraline, Neil Gaiman is an artist of both breadth and depth. Gaiman is prolific not only…
Clearing Obstacles
Feb 16 • 109 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. The first of our new mid-month episodes focused on who we are, what we are creating and what we are suing to get it done.…
Bob Dylan | Contradict Yourself
Feb 2 • 84 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. There's so much to study when tackling a subject as large and important as Bob Dylan. Over thirty albums alone! How did…
Episode 5: Archive: Sir Ian McKellen | Improving with Age
Jan 3 • 100 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. First the guys talk about starting 2017 with minimalism in mind. Then they go on to discuss the great actor Sir Ian…
Nick Cave | Confident Collaboration
Dec 6, 2016 • 89 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. With over 20 albums under his belt with an ever-changing and impressive list of collaborators, Nick Cave exemplifies the…
Isaac Asimov | Prolific Understanding
Nov 2, 2016 • 89 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. Isaac Asimov was one of the most prolific authors to ever live, perhaps THE most prolific author to ever live. He…
David Lynch | Creatively Following
Sep 20, 2016 • 84 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. Lam & Chad talk David Lynch. David Lynch is successful director but his success is rare in how little compromise he has…
The Mystery of Haruki Murakami
Aug 17, 2016 • 83 min
This is an episode from our older, long conversation format. We hope you enjoy it and please checkout our newer, more focused format. The first episode in our new creativity focused format. Our first subject is one of our favorite novelists: Haruki…