August 28, 2015

 

Interview with Eric Maisel, author of the book Brainstorm: Harnessing the Power of Productive Obsessions

 

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Mike Carruthers:
Does it even seem that you never quite get around to those important projects and goals that you’ve set for yourself? This is really quite common and the solution as simple as it might sounds is to just show up and start working on them.

 

Eric Maisel:
And the regularity and routine of showing up day in and day out makes a tremendous difference.
 


Eric Maisel


August 27, 2015

 

Interview with Dr. Shami Kang, author of the book The Self-Motivated Kid: How to Raise Happy, Healthy Children Who Know What They Want and Go After It (Without Being Told)

 

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Mike Carruthers:

Over-parenting is a real problem today. What is it?

 

Dr. Shimi Kang:

Overscheduling, over-instructing, over-protecting and its wreaking havoc on children’s motivation and also their mental health in terms of anxiety, depression, rising rates of addiction.
 


Dr. Shimi Kang


August 26, 2015

 

Interview with Dr. Shami Kang, author of the book The Self-Motivated Kid: How to Raise Happy, Healthy Children Who Know What They Want and Go After It (Without Being Told)

 

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Mike Carruthers:
Never before have parents been so involved in their children’s day-to-day lives.

 

Dr. Shimi Kang:
Yet children have never been so ill with things like obesity, diabetes, anxiety, depression, addiction, plus - entitlement, narcissistic traits and all these things we’re seeing in our society.
 


Dr. Shimi Kang


August 25, 2015

 

Interview with Nora Klaver, author of the book Mayday!: Asking for Help in Times of Need

 

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Mike Carruthers:
Are you good at asking for help when you need it? Most of us are not - why?

M. Nora Klaver:
People are really afraid of looking weak, or incompetent or incapable or not on top of things. Men and women both struggle with that.
 


Nora Klaver


August 24, 2015

 

Interview with Joan Kingsley, author of the book The Fear-free Organization: Vital Insights from Neuroscience to Transform Your Business Culture

 

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Mike Carruthers:
Traditionally many employers use fear to get employees to do their work - fear of getting in trouble, getting yelled at, getting fired.

 

Joan Kingsley:
If you tap into another person’s fear system you’ve tapped into their survival system. So you get somebody working with you or for you who is surviving rather than thriving.
 


Joan Kingsley


August 21, 2015

 

Interview with Andrew Bernstein, author of the book The Myth of Stress: Where Stress Really Comes From and How to Live a Happier and Healthier Life

 

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Mike Carruthers:
When you get all stressed out what’s really going on in your mind is that you’re thinking…

 

Andrew Bernstein:
Life should be different than it is - and as a result of that belief we experience a negative emotional charge.

 


Andrew Bernstein


August 20, 2015

 

Interview with Dr. Mitch Gaynor, author of the book The Gene Therapy Plan: Taking Control of Your Genetic Destiny with Diet and Lifestyle

 

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Mike Carruthers:
What science believes about how our genes work has changed.

 

Dr. Mitch Gaynor:
Because we used to think is that if we had a family history of people being overweight or a lot of cancer, diabetes, heart disease that, that was going to be our genetic destiny. And what we know now is we can change our gene expression depending on the foods we’re putting in our body.
 


Dr. Mitch Gaynor


August 19, 2015

 

Interview with Deborah Price, author of the book The Heart of Money: A Couple's Guide to Creating True Financial Intimacy

 

www.moneycoachinginstitue.com

 

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Mike Carruthers:

Just about everyone’s had money trouble and often the problem is your brain or specifically the instinctive part of your brain.

 

Deborah Price:

The instinctive brain is wired for desire and therefore we tend to become human wanting’s.
 


Deborah Price


August 18, 2015

 

Interview with Deborah Price, author of the book The Heart of Money: A Couple's Guide to Creating True Financial Intimacy

 

www.moneycoachinginstitue.com

 

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Mike Carruthers:
If there’s a subject which almost everyone has trouble with from time-to-time it’s money.

 

Deborah Price:
Money is a tough topic because we have no training; money is often a very sensitive and triggering conversation in families, amongst couples.
 


Deborah Price


August 17, 2015

 

Interview with Casey Hawley, author of the book 10 Make-or-Break Career Moments: Navigate, Negotiate, and Communicate for Success

 

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Mike Carruthers:
In the quest to further your career or just get a new job the conventional advice is to get out there and network, but there’s more to it than that.

 

Casey Hawley:
Especially if you’re in the job market today, you’re trying to think, “How can I market, me, me, me.” But really the way to be most winsome is to think about the other person.

 


Casey Hawley


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