Slo Mo: A Podcast with Mo Gawdat

Slo Mo: A Podcast with Mo Gawdat

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Welcome to Slo Mo, hosted by entrepreneur, bestselling author, and former Chief Business Officer of Google [X], Mo Gawdat. Featuring interviews that explore the extraordinary lives of everyday people, Slo Mo celebrates the common thread found in all wh…


Lynne Twist on the Soul of Money (Part 1)
Jul 8 • 34 min
I can confidently say I’m Lynne Twist’s biggest fan, so you can imagine my excitement in having her as my guest on Slo Mo to tell her incredible story. In fact, the talk was so good, we kept going and decided to split it into two episodes. This is Part…
Maarten van Huijstee on Humanity’s Collective Evolution
Jul 5 • 33 min
In this episode, I speak with my good friend Maarten van Huijstee. Maarten is the founder of Wisdom in Business, the Inner Peace Conference, Delight Yoga and The Playing Circle, all unique initiatives united by their focus on bringing a community of…
Michelle Gielan on Optimism, Media Negativity, and a Happy Household
Jul 1 • 41 min
I adore my guest in this episode, the brilliant Michelle Gielan. Michelle has spent the past decade researching the link between happiness and success. She is the bestselling author of “Broadcasting Happiness: The Science of Igniting and Sustaining…
Ken Jordan on Psychedelics as a Path to Awareness
Jun 24 • 37 min
Today’s guest is my friend Ken Jordan. Ken is the Editorial Director at Lucid News, a source of informed, honest and transparent journalism that covers the growing integration of psychedelics into society and their broad implications for human wellness….
Dorota Stanczyk on Discovering Self-Love in Acceptance
Jun 23 • 32 min
In this episode, my amazing friend Dorota Stanczyk opens up in the most courageous form of surrender, only to demonstrate that she is nothing short of a warrior. This is a very personal episode loaded with wisdom.Dorota is a Polish transformational…
Dr. Dan Siegel on Interconnection, Death and G.O.D. (Part 2)
Jun 21 • 37 min
This is Part 2 of my talk with the absolutely brilliant Dr. Dan Siegel.Dr. Dan Siegel is an internationally acclaimed author, award-winning educator, and child psychiatrist. He is currently a clinical professor of psychiatry at the UCLA School of…
Dr. Dan Siegel on the Wheel of Awareness, Energy and the Mind (Part 1)
Jun 17 • 45 min
Dr. Dan Siegel and I did not want to stop this incredible conversation, so this will be a two-part episode. Dan is an internationally acclaimed author, award-winning educator, and child psychiatrist. He is currently a clinical professor of psychiatry at…
Anne Therese Gennari on Modeling for a Better World
Jun 14 • 33 min
In this episode of Slo Mo, I speak with my friend Anne Therese Gennari, an ex-model, entrepreneur, sustainability coach, and stubborn believer in collective, positive change. In 2017, she co-founded Role Models Management, a talent agency that puts…
Michael Ventura on Applied Empathy
Jun 11 • 40 min
My guest today is Michael Ventura, an accomplished entrepreneur, creative director, and author who specializes in empathy. He is the founder and CEO of the strategy and design studio, Sub Rosa, and also teaches design thinking and integrating empathy…
Kim Ross on Motherhood through Divorce and Diagnosis
Jun 8 • 36 min
Today’s guest is my inspiring friend, Kim Ross. Kim is Director of International Productions at Warner Bros Entertainment, so I thought we’d be discussing the impact of media on our well being. This episode turned out to be so much more. Her story, both…
Dan Murray-Serter on Failure and Feeding Your Brain Right
Jun 3 • 39 min
In this episode, I speak with Dan Murray-Serter, a friend I admire for many reasons, particularly his commitment to live life and do business on his terms. Dan is the Co-Founder of brain health and mental wellness company Heights and the Host of the…
Rajshree Patel on Tapping Into Your Vital Force
May 31 • 36 min
In this episode I speak with the amazing Rajshree Patel, a woman whose words alone paint the picture of a being who has tapped into their true potential. Rajshree began her career as a prosecutor living in Los Angeles until a fateful misunderstanding of…
Dan Schneider “The Pharmacist” on the Tunnel of Hope
May 28 • 43 min
The story of Dan Schneider, also known as The Pharmacist, will be familiar to anyone who’s browsed Netflix’s list of Trending Shows within the last few months. The must-watch docuseries, The Pharmacist, tells of Dan’s perseverance in both independently…
Dr. Scilla Elworthy on the Way to World Peace
May 25 • 33 min
In this deeply personal episode, I speak with my friend and tireless force for good, Dr. Scilla Elworthy. Scilla is nothing short of inspiring, and to listen to her discuss her work and life story is to hear a clear example of a human being who found…
Jimmy Nelson on the Lifelong Journey to Find Yourself
May 20 • 47 min
Nothing I write here will capture the emotional magnitude of the conversation I had with world renowned photographer and artist, Jimmy Nelson. The world knows him as a storyteller primarily via his gorgeous photography, but here is proof that listening…
Dr. Tal Ben-Shahar on the Three Secrets to a Happy Life
May 17 • 31 min
Today’s guest is one of my role models, author and lecturer Dr. Tal Ben-Shahar. Tal taught two of the largest classes in Harvard University’s history, Positive Psychology and The Psychology of Leadership. His books have been translated into more than…
John Spence on Becoming a Great Leader
May 13 • 36 min
In this episode, I speak with the extraordinary John Spence, an author, speaker, and executive coach recognized as one of the top business thought leaders and leadership development experts in the world. John has made a career out of simplifying and…
Kevin Abdulrahman on the Evolving Meaning of Gratitude
May 10 • 29 min
Today’s guest is my friend and leading motivational speaker Kevin Abdulrahman, connecting from quarantine in Dubai. Kevin personally speaks to Fortune 500 companies and government agencies and is also the trusted advisor and go-to public speaking coach…
Will Polston on the Positive Ripple of Pursuing Your Purpose
May 6 • 28 min
In this episode, I speak with coach and mind-strategist Will Polston, the Founder of Make It Happen. Will’s mission is to empower one billion people to transform their excuses into results to benefit themselves, their family, their friends, their…
Sandra Teschner on Dancing and the Color of Near-Death
May 3 • 34 min
In this episode, I speak with my wonderful Brazilian friend and happiness ally, Sandra Teschner. Sandra is an author, businesswoman, publisher, speaker, and certified Chief Happiness Officer.Sandra radiates a contagious joy and embodies the dancing,…
Roxie Nafousi on Vulnerability and the Strength in Surrender
Apr 29 • 36 min
I haven’t met many people more admirably open than my friend Roxie Nafousi, an Emotional Health Advisor, Manifesting Expert, and Instagram Agony Aunt. Roxie is a champion of vulnerability, the epitome of an open book who courageously shares the wisdom…
Dr. Maria Sirois on Resilience and the True Meaning of Beauty
Apr 26 • 33 min
I still feel an afterglow after my conversation with Dr. Maria Sirois, a brilliant psychologist, teacher, speaker, author, and friend in the pursuit of spreading happiness. Maria and I, like many other of my guests, were supposed to meet at the World…
Karen Guggenheim on Coping and Evolving with Tragedy
Apr 22 • 34 min
In this episode, I speak with my dear friend Karen Guggenheim, a woman who embodies unwavering resilience and passion for making the world a happier place. Karen is the Founder and CEO of WOHASU (World Happiness Summit), an organization and annual…
Thupten Jinpa Langri on Finding Compassion in Crisis
Apr 19 • 37 min
Welcome to the first episode of Slo Mo. I never expected to launch my podcast in the middle of a global pandemic, but I felt compelled to explore the bright side of the COVID-19 crisis with some of my wisest friends.My guest on today’s show is the…