Simple Minds Podcast

Simple Minds Podcast

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Six mates unpack two topics over a new drink each week


Best Of SMP #2: How to Plan Your Week For Success
Jul 2 • 48 min
🥳 SMP is now 100 episodes old! 🥳 We thought we’d celebrate by replaying our favourite episodes so far! In this episode, we’re going to give away the secret to having a GREAT week - hint: you need to plan it out like a pro!
Best Of SMP #1: How to Master Your Emotions
Jun 25 • 48 min
🥳 SMP is now 100 episodes old! 🥳 We thought we’d celebrate by replaying our favourite episodes so far! Today’s Best Of episode is all about how to master our emotions. They’re inescapable parts of our lives and influence just about everything we do if we…
How To Come Out of Isolation Stronger Than Before - with Dorry Kordahi
Jun 11 • 63 min
In this episode, recorded when we were in full lockdown, we’re chatting on how you can come out of isolation stronger than you were before, with better connections, an awesome business network and upgraded leadership skills!
How well do you know yourself? Ready to find out?
Jun 4 • 46 min
Today we’re chatting about the lifelong journey of getting to know ourselves, with all its twists and turns. What sparks the desire to get to know oneself? What are the tools that help us on our journey to self-discovery and self-development? The lads…
Mental Health Through These Times And Beyond
May 28 • 72 min
In this episode, which was recorded on Zoom a few weeks back, the SMP lads have an insightful chat with Greg Hire about all things mental health. Can we turn our vulnerability into strength?
What We Learned From Kobe Bryant
May 21 • 42 min
In this episode, recorded soon after the tragic passing of Kobe Bryant, we reflect on the lessons we’ve learned from the basketball legend. What was the mindset that helped him climb to the top and how can we apply it in our own lives?
Mindset In Challenging Times
May 14 • 79 min
In this iso episode, recorded a few weeks back on Zoom, the lads chat about how important mindset is in challenging times and share their own tips to keep things balanced in these uncertain times.
What Type of Entrepreneur Are You
May 7 • 40 min
In this episode, recorded before the COVID-19 restrictions were put in place, the SMP crew has some fun with a short quiz that reveals what kind of entrepreneurs they are. Which also raises the question: what exactly makes a good entrepreneur?
How To Handle Stress
Apr 30 • 50 min
Everyone cracks at some point! What is the difference between pressure and stress and how can we overcome difficult situations in life? In this episode, recorded before the COVID-19 restrictions, Justin and the lads discuss the different methods of…
Would You Follow Jesus Today?
Mar 5 • 47 min
Inspired by the words of Sadhguru on the topic of whether people would accept a modern-day Jesus Christ, Conrad asks the guy about the blocks we put in front of ourselves when presented with an opportunity for change. Why do so many people refuse to…
The Horrible Truth Behind Milestones
Feb 27 • 44 min
Both Travis and Justin have turned thirty in the past week and it’s got Trav thinking. Why do we have milestones and can focusing on these things actually be more detrimental than helpful? The lads have a series of questions on just what the hell Travis…
Understanding Your Motivations
Feb 20 • 48 min
Justin has been reading a lot lately on the topic of motivation. As a result, he’s also spent a good deal of time ruminating on the concept of motivating himself and the tools we use to make things happen. Sometimes, those things lead down some strange…
How to Relax and Get Things Done
Feb 13 • 47 min
Matt Explains how stress and uneven work habits could be slowing us down.
Simple Minds Live! Part 2
Feb 7 • 37 min
It’s Part 2 of the Simple Minds Live Show! This week, we drop audio of the lads answering questions from the audience at their first-ever Q&A Session. Fitness analogies are abundant and we’re fairly certain Conrad takes things far too literally at one…
Simple Minds Podcast Live! Part 1
Jan 30 • 56 min
It’s the Simple Minds Podcast live! This time around, the lads record a new episode in front of an audience for the first time while covering a range of topics in the process in a throwback to the older content form adopted when the show first began in…
The Word of the Year
Jan 23 • 15 min
As it turns out, the guys have been using words as a way to help them with their decision making and goals for every year. They usually keep it to themselves but Travis decided to be a nosey parker and make everyone reveal and reflect on what their word…
How to Kick the Curse of “Being Busy” and Be More Creative
Jan 16 • 47 min
Matt keeps on getting distracted these days, it seems like every day he has a new thing that keeps him busy and away from the creative stuff he’d rather be doing. The rest of the lads (except Conrad of course) feel it too and are keen to have a look into…
How to Master Your Emotions
Dec 19, 2019 • 48 min
Emotions are funny things, they’re inescapable parts of our lives and influence just about everything we do if we let them. Justin, being Justin, isn’t about to let that happen though and decides to go on a quest to figure out a way he can lock his…
Head, Heart, or Gut?
Dec 12, 2019 • 39 min
Did you know we have neurons in our stomachs and hearts, not just the brain? Yup. And that’s precisely what Travis hopes to speak about with the guys as he discusses the process of decision making and how our bodies’ own intuition can be a massive aid in…
[Book Review] Lost Connections: Uncovering the Real Causes of Depression - and the Unexpected Solutions
Dec 5, 2019 • 55 min
Conrad recently read a book that had him thinking extensively on the subject of depression. Particularly in men and the culture of modern stoicism that seemingly keeps men from speaking about the issue. The lads also join in and give accounts of their own…
The Judgement: What’s in a First Impression?
Nov 28, 2019 • 47 min
Matt felt himself getting pretty judgemental of some other people recently and wanted to reach out to the guys to see if he was being unreasonable. This is especially perplexing considering the lads all went on a trip to tackle their own worldly…
Why Tough Conversations Don’t Have to be Tough
Nov 21, 2019 • 44 min
Tough conversations are sometimes inescapable, but that doesn’t mean they have to be something to dread, especially if you know they’re coming. In this episode, Justin asks the guys about the tough conversations they’ve had to endure and whether they were…
How to Speak Your Love Language
Nov 14, 2019 • 41 min
How we talk about love is kind of a tricky thing. It requires a bit of vulnerability and honesty that most men aren’t really keen to actually do. Thankfully, Trav has found a source of enlightenment in his approach to love and tries to encourage the rest…
How to Construct Your Reality with William Whitecloud
Nov 7, 2019 • 60 min
The lads are on the East Coast and halfway through a special course led by William Whitecloud through his Natural Success Academy and, for the most part, things sound like they’re going pretty well.. Naturally, they want to make a podcast about it and…
How to Plan Your Week for Success
Oct 4, 2019 • 44 min
Planning for success is usually considered a fairly simple thing to do. We know the usual tenants, stay consistent, keep organised and have a clear goal in mind. But we never really think about the actual “success” side of things. What is success? What…
Why No One is Coming to Save You
Sep 27, 2019 • 44 min
Justin keeps telling the guys to stop looking for “the silver bullet” as though we all know what that’s actually supposed to mean. But it’s ok, the lads have him figured out and know to not look for excuses no matter how tall and strong and fresh from the…
The Moral Bucket List
Sep 20, 2019 • 54 min
We’re always looking for qualities that help us become better at our jobs and careers. Whether that’s being more efficient or more consistent in our work. But what our ability to be better people morally? What kind of qualities do we have to develop to…
The Ballad of the Virile Man
Sep 13, 2019 • 42 min
The word “Virile” has been around for thousands of years, in one form or another. Yet, in the last 100 years the term has fallen deeply out of fashion, being considered often to “icky” or sexual to be used with any sort of seriousness. In this episode,…
Rewind: Toxic Masculinity - Where Do Men Turn To?
Aug 21, 2019 • 40 min
The lads knuckle down in this rewind episode to discuss the idea of toxic masculinity and how it impacts men and society. The lads also give their perspective on the famous Gilette ad that aired earlier this year and wonders the wider implications of the…
Gratitude in Business and Getting What You Deserve
Aug 16, 2019 • 54 min
Jacob is feeling warm and fuzzy and tries to express gratitude to the lads for their support during a testing time in his business. Naturally, this raises eyebrows, with the group deciding to deep dive into the psychology of business ownership and the…
7 Things I Learnt from the First 3 Months of Fatherhood
Aug 9, 2019 • 47 min
Big Trav is at it again and wants to chat to the guys some more on the concept of fatherhood! It’s been three months since his son Farley was born and Trav wants to discuss with the lads the lessons he’s learned in that time, both in how to be a father…
Rewind: Artificial Intelligence and Writing Your Eulogy
Jul 30, 2019 • 80 min
With Michael having recently left the show, we thought it would be great to do a throwback episode and showcase one of the more iconic topics that Michael brought in for the lads. Things get trippy as Mike asks the guys to consider whether they’re living…
The Case for TV Dads
Jul 26, 2019 • 47 min
It’s safe to say that Dads in the media get a bad rap, from Homer Simpson strangling Bart to the man-child that is Phil Dunphy in Modern Family. The lads dive into these portrayals and discuss whether these have affected their relationships with their…
The Moon Landings: Fact or Fiction?
Jul 19, 2019 • 49 min
The lads are back and ready to launch a very special edition of the Simple Minds Podcast! Conrad wants to get to the bottom of what he thinks is the greatest conspiracy in human history: The Moon Landings. Seems like good timing considering the 50th…
Kaboom! 10x Your Life With Cambrian Explosions!
Jun 28, 2019 • 45 min
Explosions! Fire! Loud Noises! Matt emerges from the rubble to tell the lads that explosions are the key to business success! The guys are skeptical at first, but let me tell ya, it’s a wild ride when Matt gets started.
Why You Should Get A Mentor. Right. Now.
Jun 21, 2019 • 43 min
Are you looking for a mentor? Do you wish you had a better idea on how to acquire one? Well, Travis is here to give you the lowdown, with the lads, on how to get your grubby hands on someone and use that to better your own career.
Mindfulness V Meditation
Jun 14, 2019 • 39 min
Conrad wants the guys to discuss the benefits of practicing mindfulness as opposed to meditation and whether practicing one over the other yields better results. The lads have a good variety of answers and even start trying to figure out a consensus on…
When I Grow Up…
Jun 7, 2019 • 42 min
What did you want to be when you grew up? That’s the question Jacob is asking the lads as we delve into the weird and wonderful world of “what if?” Jacob also tries to get the guys to write some more strange letters to themselves. The alcohol was really…
Don’t Be Absurd!
May 31, 2019 • 47 min
Michael wants the guys to consider the potential absurdity of existence and whether they think any conclusions could be drawn from this line of thinking. The lads also discuss the validity of studying philosophy as a practice and their personal takes on…
To Be Honest With You…
May 24, 2019 • 42 min
What with all of the talk of success and motivation that goes on, Justin wants everyone to get honest with themselves and be more introspective about what they’re doing and where they’re going.
How To Ignore The Haters With Sain Dzemail
May 17, 2019 • 66 min
Matt’s too lazy to host the show so he’s brought in a special guest to share the load. Thankfully, Sain is a pretty chatty Kathy and tells the guys all about how he doesn’t believe he has any “haters” at all.
Why Should We Pursue Greatness?
May 10, 2019 • 42 min
Justin asks the guys whether there are any merits to pursuing “greatness” or if it’s something we’re given. The guys also discuss the validity of “great men” and what it means to be “great”.
Don’t Worry, Be Happy
May 3, 2019 • 43 min
Michael is feeling happy at the moment by the sounds of it, and he’s looking to get the guys views on what happiness is and whether happiness even really exists. (We’re really all about these sorts of light topics on this show.)
Why You Should Write A Letter To Your Younger Self
Apr 25, 2019 • 36 min
Inspired by Kobe Bryant and other athletes from the Players Tribune who have taken part in their “Letter To My Younger Self” project, Conrad gets the guys to consider what they’d tell their younger selves if they had the opportunity and reflect in their…
Are You Spiritual Bro?!
Apr 19, 2019 • 42 min
Jacob tells the lads he’s not spiritual at all and doesn’t really believe in anything. The guys then discuss their own faiths and beliefs and whether they lean more towards the clerical or philosophical side of the argument. Also American Football gets…
How To Stop Comparing Yourself To Others
Apr 11, 2019 • 39 min
Are you comparing yourself to others? How are making comparisons affecting emotionally? In this episode, Big Trav wants the guys to stop negatively comparing themselves to others. The guys also try to differentiate between making comparisons and modeling…
The Myth of Millennial Entrepreneurs
Apr 4, 2019 • 43 min
Matt discusses with the lads the subject of millennial entrepreneurs and what the right age is to start a successful business.
The Journey of Fatherhood
Mar 29, 2019 • 43 min
Big Trav is going to be a Dad! Naturally he’s pretty unsure about the whole thing so he asks the guys how they feel about fatherhood and what to anticipate, both good and bad, when having kids.
How Tough Are You?
Mar 21, 2019 • 40 min
Jacob put us through our reps and sets this week by asking the guys how important they think being physically tough is, as men, in the relative comfort of today’s modern society.
Toxic Masculinity - Where Do Men Turn To?
Mar 14, 2019 • 40 min
Conrad tries to get the guys to discuss their views on masculinity in the modern landscape. The lads all have some good opinions.
Self-Esteem, Intellect and Learning to Love Yourself
Mar 7, 2019 • 41 min
Are you attaching too much of your success and failure to your own self worth? Can you love yourself without being a narcissist?
F*ck Self Help, Help Yourself
Feb 28, 2019 • 39 min
Is the Self-help industry actually useful? How much self-help is too much?
How to be an Awesome Leader (with Beer)
Dec 20, 2018 • 64 min
This week, the guys have a bit of a fun session at Jacobs expense, with talk about leadership. Conrad gets especially excited. This poorly organised round is on Jacob “The Prophet” Moffit with the support of Michael Duncan, Matthew J Hanham and Conrad…
Cleaning Our Damn Rooms (With Lobster Lager)
Dec 15, 2018 • 58 min
Things get spicy as the guys discuss the argument proposed by Jordan Peterson that cleaning your room can be a powerful technique in increasing productivity.
Wasting Our Time (With Cider)
Dec 6, 2018 • 54 min
This week on the Simple Minds Podcast, the guys try talking about how to not waste their time while wasting ours.
Listening to Shame (with Jamaican Ginger Beer)
Nov 29, 2018 • 59 min
This week on Simple Minds the guys discuss vulnerability and how to listen to shame, inspired by Brené Brown’s Ted Talk on shame.
Faith VS. Belief (with Root Beer)
Nov 22, 2018 • 71 min
This week’s episode was lost in the nethers of post-production, but we eventually managed to get it back! The guys talk about the difference between faith and belief and Conrad becomes a beautiful butterfly.
Defining Creativity (with Japanese Gin)
Nov 15, 2018 • 54 min
Would you call yourself creative? How do define creativity and do you use creative processes in your workplace? This week on Simple Minds we discuss how to define and harness creativity, and what it means on a larger scale to be creative in the workplace.…
Being a Bunch of Quitters with Red Wine
Nov 8, 2018 • 58 min
Are you a quitter? Are you wrestling with the idea of quitting something you no longer love? This week on Simple Minds we explore the pro’s and con’s of quitting, and whether or not there is a right or wrong time to quit something. Also, Conrad makes…
Discovering our Destiny Numbers with Fruity Wine
Nov 1, 2018 • 60 min
The guys learn about their destiny numbers and numerology from this week’s guest, Janice Wood! Find out how you can harness the power of numerology in your life.
Fearing Success (With Japanese Whiskey)
Oct 25, 2018 • 76 min
The week on the podcast, the guys discuss the idea of fearing our own success and whether that’s even a real thing or simply an umbrella term for the fear of a wider variety of things. The guys also talk about how to overcome these fears to help us become…
Confronting Our Email Addiction (with Aussie Beer)
Oct 18, 2018 • 55 min
The guys get stuck into discussing their compulsive email-checking habits and chat about how to curb it as well as talking about their social media habits. This medium strength round is on Travis Hayto with the support of Michael Duncan, Matt Hanham and…
Artificial Intelligence and Writing your own Eulogy (With Whiskey)
Oct 11, 2018 • 80 min
The guys all have a chat about some lighter subjects this week, first by discussing the possibility of whether we may or may not live inside of a simulation and whether humans would be able to live alongside our future robotic overlords once artificial…
How to Change Your Life with Sam Cawthorn
Oct 4, 2018 • 68 min
This week, Conrad brings in his buddy Sam Cawthorn who discusses with the lads how to learn from Kairos Moments, maintain grace during frustrating moments at work and how to plan for your business as though it were your own child. (Don’t worry, there are…
How to Find your Purpose and Kick Bad Habits (With Spanish Beer)
Sep 27, 2018 • 82 min
This week the guys discuss how fighting tigers can help you achieve your sense of purpose or “Ikigai”. Later in the episode, we chat about how to set better habits and how to be better people by not checking our Instagram all of the time.
The Tony Robbins Effect (With Beers)
Sep 20, 2018 • 50 min
In this week’s episode, we’re talking about Tony Robbins, and how to develop a winning mindset. Later in the episode we dive into styles of leadership and unpack the question: As leaders, should we help or serve people? This round is on Conrad “Swaggy-C”…
How to Improve the Quality of Your Sleep (with Whiskey)
Sep 13, 2018 • 53 min
In this week’s episode exploring how to achieve a better night’s sleep. We’ve got sleep specialist Martin Mcphilimey with us to discuss how we can improve the quality of our sleep, and sustain a good sleep routine.
Valuing Time and Mindset with Wine On Our Pants
Sep 6, 2018 • 56 min
When you appreciate with humility and gratitude the opportunity to learn, things are always happening to you. Even if it’s spilling wine down your pants, hey Conrad hey, nudge nudge. In this week’s episode, we talk about the value of your time and how to…
Stoicism and a Chat with an Australian Bobsledder (with Champagne)
Aug 30, 2018 • 76 min
In this week’s episode, we explore Stoicism and how to draw perspective from it. Later in the episode, we chat with Aussie Olympic Bobsledder Lucas Mata and learn what he got out of his training.
Finding Happiness with a Cancer Diagnosis (with Japanese Whiskey)
Aug 23, 2018 • 80 min
In this week’s episode, we’re joined by Natasha Rijavec who shares with us her self-discovery journey after being diagnosed with stage four cancer. Find out how she achieves focus and found happiness with her diagnosis. This round is on Justin Bourn with…
Fear of People’s Opinions and How to Achieve Focus with a Potato
Aug 16, 2018 • 61 min
In this week’s episode, we discuss how we can stop making decisions based on what others think of us. Later in the episode, we do an exercise in focus and consider if there are practices around achieving more clarity in your life.
Who Inspires Us and How to Make an Impact (With Non-Alcoholic Beers)
Aug 9, 2018 • 58 min
In this week’s episode, we discuss the people who changed our lives. Later in the episode, we explore how to make an impact and what you need to understand about mentorship before taking it on.
Envy and Humility with Michael Jordan
Aug 2, 2018 • 56 min
In this week’s episode we explore what envy is and how we can harness it positively. Later in the episode we listen to Michael Jordan’s enshrinement speech and discuss if he had humility or if he was fuelled by envy.
Purposelessness and How to Process Grief
Jul 26, 2018 • 58 min
In this week’s episode, we’re talking about purposelessness and how to gain perspective from it. Later in the episode, we discuss different kinds of grief and how to process it.
How to Achieve Ultra High Performance with Olympian Natalie Burton
Jul 19, 2018 • 75 min
In this week’s episode, we’ve got Olympic Basketballer, Natalie Burton here to share with the Simple Minds gang how to achieve ultra-high performance. Later in the episode, we share tips on how to dive into a new career. This round is sponsored by Square…
The Marshmallow Experiment, Karaoke and a Shot of Vodka
Jul 12, 2018 • 48 min
In this week’s episode, we talk about the marshmallow experiment and how delayed gratification is at the core of success. Later in the episode, we take things back to our yesteryears with the top songs on the charts when we were born. We promise you…
How to Land your Dream Job over Shiraz
Jul 5, 2018 • 36 min
In this week’s episode, we discuss how to land your dream job. Hold your breath - this is gonna sting. You’ve been doing it all wrong. You’ll just have to listen if you wanna know the secrets to the process. Juicy stuff. You can’t miss this episode.
Becoming Mindful and being Motivated by Death over a few Beers
Jun 28, 2018 • 62 min
In this week’s episode, we’re exploring negativity and how to be more mindful about it. Later in the episode, we become motivated by death from Steve Jobs 2005 Stanford commencement address.
Giving Everything we Have and What We’ve Learnt from Our Fathers
Jun 21, 2018 • 71 min
In this week’s episode, we discuss how we measure ourselves to stay accountable. Later in the episode, we share what we’ve learned from our fathers and what we want our children to learn from us.
Plato’s Allegory of the Cave and Debunking Work Life Balance over Whiskey
Jun 14, 2018 • 64 min
In this week’s episode, we’re exploring Plato’s Allegory of the Cave. Later in the episode, we’re debunking work-life balance. This round is on Justin Bourn with the support of Matt Hanham, Michael Duncan, and Conrad “Swaggy C” Francis. The Simple Minds…
Self Discipline and Planning our Ideal Day over Champagne
Jun 7, 2018 • 66 min
Are you doing the thing that you’re passionate about? If not why aren’t you doing the thing? In this week’s episode, we talk about our own self-discipline habits. Later in the episode, we discuss our ideal day if money was no concern.
Getting Self Aware and Trying New Things Over Pierro
May 31, 2018 • 56 min
In this week’s episode, we’re exploring self-awareness. Later in the episode, we discuss how trying something new can change your life. This round is on Conrad “Swaggy C” Francis with the support of Matt Hanham, Michael Duncan, and special guest Jacob…
Self Love and Leading a Good Life Starts With One Fifty Lashes
May 24, 2018 • 56 min
When was the last time you properly looked at yourself in the mirror? Do you like what you see? It’s time to whip ourselves into shape and acknowledge our failures and achievements. In this week’s episode, we go deep and explore self-love and how to…
Being An Intrapreneur, Making Choices and San Pellegrino
May 17, 2018 • 50 min
Are you procrastinating lately? Or maybe you’re stuck in something you don’t love. Well, it’s time to make a damn choice. In this week’s episode, we talk about what being an intrapreneur looks like. Later in the episode, we discuss the importance of…
Ego, MUSTerbation and Irish Cream
May 10, 2018 • 64 min
In this week’s episode, we discuss how to identify and control the ego. Later in the episode, we’re talking musterbation and how to be vulnerable. This round is on Travis Hayto with the support of Matt Hanham, Justin Bourn, Michael Duncan, Conrad “Swaggy…
Tripping On Margaritas And Lucid Dreaming Your Way To Creativity
May 3, 2018 • 56 min
In this week’s episode, we learn that lucid dreaming is a real thing you can practice to help improve your creativity. Later in the episode, we get some perspective on things we’re struggling with lately. This round is on Matt Hanham with the support of…
Clearing Our Vision With Merlot
Apr 26, 2018 • 57 min
In this week’s episode, we explore how to define your own vision for life and business. Later in the episode, we talk forgiveness and how to treat it in order to move on. This round is on Justin Bourn with the support of Travis Hato, Michael Duncan, and…
It Might Be The Rosè Talking
Apr 19, 2018 • 67 min
Host: Marco Noe Drink: Rosé We haven’t been very honest with ourselves and others lately. But in what circumstance is it okay to be completely truthful? Why do we hold ourselves back? It’s time to make some changes. Main Points of Discussion - When have…
Kombucha Cure For Obsession
Apr 17, 2018 • 73 min
#Episode 12 - Kombucha Cure For Obsession What’s keeping you up at night? What obsession can’t you kick? Host: Travis Hayto Guest: Dale Nelson Drink: Kombucha
Drowning our Workplace Hurt with Irish Ale
Apr 16, 2018 • 54 min
#Episode 15 - Drowning our Workplace Hurt with Irish Ale Do you wear your heart on your sleeve in the workplace? Sometimes you can’t change the situation, but you can change how you feel about it. Host: Michael Duncan Drink: Irish Ale - Killkenny
It’s Your Ego, Not The Pinot
Apr 12, 2018 • 60 min
#Episode 14 - It’s Your Ego. Not The Pinot If you know what you want but you’re doing f*ck all about it what are you doing? Host: Conrad Drink: Pinot Noir Tasmania (2016)
Having a W(h)ine over Self Help Bullsh*t
Apr 10, 2018 • 73 min
#Episode 13 - Having a W(h)ine over Self Help Bullsh*t Bullsh*t is everywhere. How do you find clarity and hold yourself accountable? Host: Matt Hanham Guest: Jason King Drink: Australian Pedro Ximenez Dessert Wine (served with ice and lime)
Tall Glass of Fiction and Tempranillo
Apr 5, 2018 • 65 min
#Episode 11 - Tall Glass of Fiction and Tempranillo Are you an upholder, questioner, obliger or rebel? Host: Justin Bourn Special Guest: Andrew Murphy Drink: Castillo del Moro Tempranillo
Delving into Disney, little decisions and the journey through Peaks and Valleys
Apr 3, 2018 • 71 min
We’ve got our whiskey and we’re delving into Disney, little decisions, and the journey through Peaks and Valleys. Show Notes Drink - Highland Park 12 year old Whisky https://www.highlandparkwhisky.com/ Hero’s Journey…
Nitro brews, the evil in all of us and reflections on rejection.
Mar 10, 2018 • 49 min
Show notes Drink –Nitro Brew from Pixel https://www.facebook.com/Pixel-Coffee-Brewers-796134963789800/ Our Capacity for Evil Jordan Peterson Milgram Experiment Auditing your “why”, reflections on rejection…
A single malt view on journaling triggers a Ray Dalio inspired Principals debate. Oh, and this ending is just awesome!
Feb 24, 2018 • 58 min
Show notes Drink – BenRiach 10 Year Old Single Malt https://www.benriachdistillery.co.uk/our-whiskies/10-years-old Journaling https://www.intelligentchange.com/products/the-five-minute-journal What are your Principals, inspired by Ray Dalio’s book…
A Chat with the Cheshire Cat about Your Why, Defining Happiness and Thoughts on Death
Feb 12, 2018 • 58 min
Show notes Drink – Naked Apple Cloudy Cider from the Perth Hills http://www.nakedapple.com.au/ “It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.” Marcus Aurelius – Meditations…
Pushing through, metamorphoses and self awareness with a little Gin and Tonic
Feb 7, 2018 • 71 min
Show notes The Navy SEAL’s ‘40% Rule’ https://www.lifehacker.com.au/2015/12/cultivate-mental-toughness-with-the-navy-seals-40-percent-rule/ The three metamorphoses, Camel, Lion, Child http://philosophizethis.org/thus-spoke-zarathustra/ The book -…
A Trip into Switching Off, Planning and Forgiveness with Ice Cold Stubbies of VB
Jan 23, 2018 • 62 min
Show notes Drink – Ice Cold VB Stubbies https://www.victoriabitter.com.au
Reflections from an Inspired Experiment in Silence, Hacking Yourself and the Power of Proximity with Old Amigo Ron Z
Jan 11, 2018 • 72 min
Show notes John Francis’ 17 year vow of silence https://www.ted.com/talks/john_francis_walks_the_earth Bill Bryson - A Short History of Nearly Everything - https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/21.A_Short_History_of_Nearly_Everything Philosophize This!…
Love Languages, Submarines and What Motivates you on the Isle of Skye
Jan 3, 2018 • 57 min
Show notes Drink – Room temperature Champagne – Henri Abele http://www.winemag.com/buying-guide/henri-abele-nv-brut-champagne-249782 If you could pick anyone from any reality to bring into the room who would you pick and why? Marcus Aurelius On Asking the…
A conversation with Bruce Lee? on being a Student and an Imposter over Champagne
Dec 5, 2017 • 54 min
Show notes Drink – Room temperature Champagne – Henri Abele http://www.winemag.com/buying-guide/henri-abele-nv-brut-champagne-249782 If you could pick anyone from any reality to bring into the room who would you pick and why? Marcus Aurelius On Asking the…
Alchemy, Suffering and the Journey Sweetened with Pineapple Rum
Dec 5, 2017 • 51 min
Show notes The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho https://www.amazon.com/Alchemist-Paulo-Coelho/dp/0062315005/ref=dp_ob_title_bk Reflections on suffering Philospher is Schopenhauer https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arthur_Schopenhauer Tim Ferriss / Tony Robbins…