Episodes

May 2, 2021

1,000 True Fans by Kevin Kelly - why you shouldn't focus on the milli…

I’m talking about something a little bit different this week, it’s not a book, but an essay. And one that is talked about and ref…

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April 25, 2021

Designing Your Life by Bill Burnett and Dave Evans: Why you don't nee…

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April 18, 2021

Who Not How by Dan Sullivan and Dr Benjamin Hardy: the one question t…

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April 11, 2021

Almanack of Naval Ravikant by Eric Jorgenson: the principles behind w…

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April 4, 2021

*REBROADCAST* The Happiness Trap by Russ Harris: Happiness is not the…

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March 28, 2021

The five best books I've read in 2021... so far!

A slightly different episode this week as I wrap up the first quarter of 2021 (I know, how did that even happen?!) with a round u…

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March 21, 2021

Thriving Mind by Dr Jenny Brockis: how to get smarter by looking afte…

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March 14, 2021

Think Like a Rocket Scientist by Ozan Varol: how to solve more compli…

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March 7, 2021

Magnetic Stories by Gabrielle Dolan: how to find the stories that bri…

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Feb. 25, 2021

Think Again by Adam Grant: why you need to rethink your life

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Feb. 21, 2021

Company of One by Paul Jarvis - why you need to be better, not bigger

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Feb. 14, 2021

A Promised Land by Barack Obama: the ultimate lessons on leadership

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Feb. 7, 2021

Ikigai by Héctor García and Francesc Miralles: the real secrets to li…

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Jan. 31, 2021

Greenlights by Matthew McConaughey: why you need to choose words with…

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Jan. 24, 2021

Anything You Want by Derek Sivers: the surprising way to grow a compa…

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Jan. 17, 2021

Upstream by Dan Heath: why we keep throwing kids in the river (and ho…

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Jan. 10, 2021

2021 reading thoughts: why setting a reading goal might be a bad idea

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Jan. 3, 2021

REBROADCAST - Courage to be Disliked: denying trauma & having the cou…

REBROADCAST – over the December/January break I’m re-sharing two older episodes that are by far the most downloaded episodes of t…

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Dec. 27, 2020

REBROADCAST: Dare to Lead by Brené Brown: Empathy, courage and sh1tt…

REBROADCAST - over the December/January break I'm re-sharing two older episodes that are by far the most downloaded episodes of t…

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Dec. 20, 2020

2020 Wrapped Up: The five best books and podcasts of this year

Five best books for 2020 Range by David Epstein Listen to the episode: Range by David Epstein: why you need to stop specialising …

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Dec. 13, 2020

This is Water by David Foster Wallace: The capital T truth-about life

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Dec. 6, 2020

The Practice by Seth Godin: Why everything you thought you knew about…

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Nov. 28, 2020

Own Your Career, Own Your Life by Andy Storch: why you need to take m…

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Nov. 22, 2020

Special Episode: Talking books with Steph Clarke and Kelly Irving

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