Ambition-Innovation-Effort Podcast

Ambition-Innovation-Effort Podcast
Travis Daigle teaches personal growth and development. In this Podcast he explores what it means to experience freedom in all areas of life and how we grow more resilient as we face challenges in the process. Travis shares lessons learned from personal experiences: overcoming obesity, getting out of debt, working as an Electrical Engineer in Corporate America, and becoming a US Army Green Beret/Combat Veteran.
25: The Hardest Thing You’ll Ever Do
Mar 22 • 30 min
Changing our behavior patterns seems to be the most difficult challenge we encounter in this life. However, it’s precisely that resistance that develops our character. Here’s the YouTube link I mention in the Podcast:
24: AIE Foundations - EP4 - Relationships
Mar 16 • 38 min
Episode 4 in the Foundations series. The ever complicated realm of human relationships… If only everybody thought like me… It would be terrible! LOL! Love Y’all!
23: What is Work, Anyway?
Mar 9 • 34 min
‘Get a job!’ ‘I want a Career!’ ‘You need to Work!’ - I’ve heard it all, but what is this magical thing that we are obssessed with, called ‘work’? Remember, we all want the freedom to do work we find meaningful… no matter the context. Hope you enjoy!
22: AIE Foundations EP3 - Health - Moving and Eating
Mar 2 • 48 min
When it comes to our physical health, there are some fundamental realities that we have to face. Biology isn’t changing much in our lifetimes. Therefore, we must change in order to consistently implement, the simple principles that I lay out in this…
21: Company of One by Paul Jarvis - Book Reflections
Feb 23 • 34 min
Focus, Relationships, Passion with Practicality - These were my big takeaways in reading Paul Jarvis’s book Company of One. Whether you are doing your own business or trying to do innovative things inside of an existing organization, this is a good read.…
20: AIE Foundations EP2 - Money and Material Possessions
Feb 17 • 58 min
Episode 2 in the series breaking down my philosophy on how with can approach life to optimize personal growth. In this episode I discuss how managing money well can create the opportunity to experiment with the life you want. Here’s the first Episode from…
19: Slave - A Book on One Woman’s Experience with Modern Slavery
Feb 11 • 43 min
Gratitude and The Power of Conditioning in our modern world. Those were the two big takeaways from reading the book “Slave” by Mende Nazer and Damien Lewis. Email me at [email protected] with questions, comments, or business inquiries. Next time…
18: Winter 2019 UWT GCM 2/5 - Solving Health Problems
Feb 3 • 43 min
This is the second class from the Winter Quarter of Grit City Monday’s at UW-Tacoma. I talk primarily about asking questions about what is ‘true’ relative to being healthy. What do we want to be able to do with our bodies in the future and where are we…
17: Individual Awareness and Group Awareness - GTCF Youth Philanthropy Board
Jan 27 • 60 min
“We need to have better individual awareness so that we can have better group awareness.” That’s a quote from one of the young women in the audience that I presented to January 23rd, 2019 at the Greater Tacoma Community Foundation. They have a group of…
16: Relationships - Iraq War, Auto Mechanics, FaceBook
Jan 23 • 44 min
What does the leadership philosophy of General Stanley McChrystal, The Brand of my Local Auto Mechanic’s Business, and The Landscape of Social Media have to do with one another? Relationships. The way we build trust and form relationships is changing…
Winter 2019 UWT Grit City Mondays 1/5: 3 Principles of Freedom
Jan 14 • 59 min
Audio from the class at UWT. Sorry for the audio quality at points. The VIBE is always different when I’m presenting to a group. Be sure to listen. Questions? - [email protected]
AIE Foundations EP1 - 3 Principles of Freedom
Jan 7 • 47 min
1st Episode of the year breaking down my philosophy of personal development. Pursuing freedom (personal growth) is predicated on three principles in my mind: 1. Fundamentals - There are four core areas of life: Health, Resources, Relationships, and Work.…
EP13: Pain, Freedom, and The Way Forward
Dec 30, 2018 • 44 min
In this episode I do some reflections on 2018 (which you should also be doing) and talk through plans for the coming year. I get into the ‘beautiful ironies’ of life as I experienced one of my best years and one of my toughest years simultaneously. I did…
EP12: Autoimmunity, Women, and Social Conditioning
Dec 17, 2018 • 61 min
In this episode Tifani and I discuss a particular issue that I have come across repeatedly in the last 3.5 years being a Speaker and Personal Development Coach. In that time I have meet ten or more women who struggle with autoimmune issues. I’ve felt…
EP11: Real Talk - The Gap in Personal/Professional Development
Dec 10, 2018 • 21 min
I have struggled with the question of, “Who’s your audience?!” For the last 5 years I have been empowering and inspiring people in overcoming difficult challenges in life. Is my audience corporations? Is it small Businesses? Is it Athletes? Is it people…
EP10 - The 40 Hour Work Week
Dec 3, 2018 • 58 min
On this episode Tifani and I explore the implications of spending a significant amount of time and energy in any single endeavor. In this case, how does work impact our everyday existence and are we okay with that impact. Fire on this one!
Fall 2018 UWT Grit City Mondays 5/5: Quarter Review
Nov 16, 2018 • 58 min
A review of all the concepts covered in this quarter of Grit City Mondays.
Fall 2018 UWT Grit City Mondays - 4/5: The ‘Stuff’ that Wins
Nov 5, 2018 • 46 min
In this class I talk about the way material possessions can hinder or help our progress in life and business. Thanks for listening!
Fall 2018 UWT Grit City Mondays - 3/5: Cash Flow is King!
Oct 27, 2018 • 47 min
Third clash of GCM fall 2018 Quarter. Talking about money! Life blood of a business and a Life!
EP6: Finding Balance Interview
Oct 21, 2018 • 30 min
In this episode I sit down with a friend and answer some questions about my philosophy on grit and determination. How do we balance a commitment to effort and focus on our dreams with out losing sight of loved ones and self-care? Maybe they should all be…
Fall 2018 UWT Grit City Mondays- 2/5: 300% Rule
Oct 19, 2018 • 55 min
This is the second class of the Fall 2018 Quarter of Grit City Mondays at UWT. In this class we talk about a principle that helps us maintain personal accountability and ownership. Overall we want to keep learning and keep getting better.
Fall 2018 UWT Grit City Mondays - 1/5 : Welcome to You Inc
Oct 11, 2018 • 48 min
Welcome to You Inc. In this class I talk about the perspective we take on painful circumstances, challenging scenarios, and all the resistance that comes with chasing our own version of freedom.
EP3: Working Through our Trauma
Sep 28, 2018 • 21 min
When was the last time you took the time to look at your personal history? How have certain events shaped your behavior for better or worse? Adapted from the blog post:
EP2: The Hard Truth about Money
Sep 17, 2018 • 17 min
In order to have the freedom to do work you love you must master money:
EP1: What does it cost to be healthy?
Sep 16, 2018 • 13 min
From the blog post: