3 Things (with Ric Elias)

3 Things (with Ric Elias)

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I’m Ric Elias, one of the luckiest people you’ll ever meet. I was lucky enough to survive a plane crash - and to share on the TED stage 3 things I learned from that experience. On this show, I’ll share conversations I feel lucky to have had with…
BONUS: NBA Deputy Commissioner Mark Tatum
Feb 16 • 22 min
During NBA Allstar Weekend in Charlotte, Deputy Commissioner Mark Tatum discusses the future of sports betting, what the NBA is doing right (and the NFL is doing wrong), and Lebron vs MJ.
Chef Bobby Flay
Feb 12 • 21 min
He’s a world-famous chef, restaurateur, and TV star. We spoke about how he got his start, leadership lessons from the kitchen, and whether or not he’s ever cooked a frozen pizza. (No spoilers)
Nobel Peace Laureate Leymah Gbowee
Feb 5 • 21 min
Leymah Gbowee is a Nobel Peace Prize winner who helped end the civil war in Liberia and revolutionized women’s rights in Africa. We spoke about what it was like to stand up to the President of Liberia, how anyone can start a movement, and much more.
Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz
Jan 29 • 23 min
Howard Schultz, former CEO of Starbucks, just announced he may run for President in 2020. Ric spoke with him last year about his childhood, servant leadership, and that one time Bill Gates Senior helped him stand up to a bully.
NFL Superstar Larry Fitzgerald
Jan 22 • 21 min
Larry Fitzgerald is the second-leading receiver of all time, an eleven-time Pro Bowler, and a close friend. We spoke about competition at the highest level, and what it means to be coachable.
Astronaut Chris Hadfield
Jan 15 • 21 min
As commander of the International Space Station, Colonel Chris Hadfield became a social media celebrity. We spoke about the pace of progress in space exploration, and when humans can expect to start living on the moon.
Introducing: 3 Things with Ric Elias
Jan 9 • 1 min
I’m Ric Elias, one of the luckiest people you’ll ever meet. I was lucky enough to survive a plane crash - and to share on the TED stage 3 things I learned from that experience. I was lucky to grow up in Puerto Rico and end up building a…