Pick the Brain Podcast: Productivity | Motivation | Self Improvement | Health

By Erin Falconer and Jeremy Fisher host shows about productivity, motivation, health, self-help, personal development, inspiration, minimalism and more

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From the Self-Improvement Phenomenon blog PickTheBrain.com comes the Pick the Brain Podcast, the show where we pick the brains of the brightest minds in productivity, health, and self improvement. Pick the Brain has been named in over 100 “Best of the Web” lists, and Refinery29 named co-host Erin Falconer one of the Top 10 Women Changing the Digital Landscape for Good. Join hosts Erin Falconer and Jeremy Fisher as we retrain our brains to experience and expect the best from ourselves and the best from life.

Episode Date
How to Cope With a Crazy Busy Life
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We all have so much to do! In today's episode Erin and Jeremy will discuss tips from <a href="https://melrobbins.com/">Mel Robbins</a> on how to cope with a crazy busy life, find balance, and be in control of our own worlds as much as possible.<br><br>Show Notes:<br><a href="https://youtu.be/JoQEY2sIMTg">Original Video Clip 1</a><br><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kkMbNceHHxA">Original Video Clip 2</a><br><a href="https://melrobbins.com/">More from Mel Robbins</a><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Sep 17, 2018
31 Inconvenient Career Truths
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Should you be elitist? Does ageism matter? How important are degrees? On today's show Erin and Jeremy will be discussing a list of inconvenient careers truths from career coach <a href="http://www.martynemko.com">Marty Nemko</a>. Let's jump in!<br><br>Show Notes:<br><a href="https://www.amazon.com/Careers-Dummies-Marty-Nemko/dp/111948233X/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1536770178&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=careers+for+dummies">Dr. Marty Nemko's Book Careers for Dummies</a><br><a href="https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/how-do-life/201803/31-inconvenient-career-truths">Original Article</a><br><a href="https://youtu.be/1EMTGFbp1k0">Marty's Narration</a><br><a href="http://www.martynemko.com">Marty's Website</a><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Sep 13, 2018
Life Lessons From a Rare Steve Jobs Interview
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On today's episode of the Pick the Brain podcast Erin and Jeremy will discuss points made by the late Steve Jobs in a 1994, after he had already achieved success with Apple computers&nbsp; but before he made one of the most influential changes of all time, the introduction of the iphone. Let's jump in!<br><br>Show Notes:<br><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zklbZR9025Y">Original Interview</a><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Sep 10, 2018
Special Episode: Principles From a Billionaire
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In this episode we'll be hearing a short web series created by Bridgewater founder and billionaire Ray Dalio. The audio from this episode was originally published on youtube <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B9XGUpQZY38&amp;t=266s">HERE</a> as a video series and is based on Ray Dalio's book Principles, which can be found <a href="https://www.principles.com/">HERE</a>.<br><br>Show Notes:<br><a href="https://www.bridgewater.com/">More from Ray Dalio</a><br><a href="https://www.principles.com/">Ray's Book</a><br><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B9XGUpQZY38&amp;t=266s">Original Video</a><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Sep 06, 2018
3 Surprising Ways Music Effects Our Well Being
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You probably already know that music is a great tool for dealing with stress, but what other effects does music have on our well being? That's the topic on today's show where Erin and Jeremy tackle music and all of its benefits. <br><br>Show Notes:<br><a href="https://www.pickthebrain.com/blog/3-strange-and-surprising-ways-music-affects-your-well-being">3 Strange and Surprising Ways Music Effects Our Well Being</a><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Sep 03, 2018
How to Turn Our Adversities Into Our Advantages
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Muniba Mazari is a Pakistani artist, model, activist, speaker, singer, and television host. In today's episode Erin and Jeremy will be discussing perspectives provided by Muniba on how she converted a physical limitation into an advantage.&nbsp;&nbsp;<br><br>Show Notes:<br><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I68Y81ZpjNM">Original Speech</a><br><a href="https://twitter.com/muniba_mazari?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Eauthor">More from Muniba Mazari</a><br>Ted Talks from <a href="https://www.ted.com/">Ted.com</a><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 30, 2018
They Key to Unlocking Your Mind's Full Potential
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How do we program ourselves? Are we in control of our emotions or do they control us? On this episode of the show Erin and Jeremy will be listening to a clip from an <a href="https://impacttheory.com/episodes/">Impact Theory</a> video featuring&nbsp; <a href="https://impacttheory.com/episodes/">Impact Theory</a> and <a href="http://www.drjoedispenza.com/">Dr. Joe Dispenza</a>. Ready to pick your own brain? Let's do it!<br><br>Show Notes:<br><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=La9oLLoI5Rc">Full Video</a><br> <a href="https://impacttheory.com/episodes/">Impact Theory</a><br> <a href="http://www.drjoedispenza.com/">Dr. Joe Dispenza</a><br> <a href="https://impacttheory.com/episodes/">Impact Theory</a><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 27, 2018
Get Motivated With This Incredible Spoken Word Mix
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Are you ready for another inspiring spoken word mix?! Today's show features a great mix of talented performers. Check out the links below to visit their youtube pages for more!<br><br>Show Notes:<br><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4GMVKH_M3HQ">Harvard Commencement by Donovan Livingston</a><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OEISfsocCJw">Dark Black and The Wrong Truth by Indigo Williams</a><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EBQihB_Ankg">When You Love the Wrong Person by Taz Alam</a><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GZDNUGMMxLk">America in 4 Minutes by Branden Wellington</a><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 23, 2018
Science Backed Ways to Improve Your Memory
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Do you ever have trouble remembering people's names? In this episode Erin and Jeremy will be discussing science based hacks for improving your memory. Speaking of memory, make sure you remember to subscribe to this show!<br><br>Show Notes:<br><a href="https://www.pickthebrain.com/blog/7-science-based-hacks-to-improve-your-memory/">7 Science Based Hacks for Improving Your Memory</a><br><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B4-iM846k_0">Help Remembering People's Names</a><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 20, 2018
The Most Underrated Emotion We'll Ever Feel
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What's the most underrated emotion you'll ever feel? You'll find out on today's episode from Marquette University's 2018 Commencement Address, which featured Jeannie Gaffigan, Comm '92, and Jim Gaffigan, who talk about the experiences they've had when facing illness and how to maintain one of the most important emotions we'll ever feel.&nbsp;<br><br>Show Notes:<br><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XHfsGWWKa2U">Original Speech</a><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 16, 2018
7 Minimalist Ways to Declutter Your Life
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One of the most popular subjects in the self improvement space right now is the art of minimalism, particularly as it pertains to the amount of things you have in your life. In this episode Erin and Jeremy discuss steps suggested in a PTB article about minimalism and how we can apply some of the best principles to our lives. <br><br>Show Notes:<br><a href="https://www.pickthebrain.com/blog/7-minimalist-ways-to-declutter-your-life/">7 Minimalist Ways to Declutter Your Life</a><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 13, 2018
Won't You Be My Neighbor? Timeless Lessons from a Familiar Voice
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If you were a child in the 80s or 90s you probably had some familiarity with Fred Rogers, Mr. Rogers, host of the very popular children's show Mr. Rogers Neighborhood. In this episode Erin and Jeremy will be talking about the impact of Mr. Rogers and discussing the commencement address he made where he reminds us that our differences are smaller than we think.<br><br>Show Notes:<br><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=907yEkALaAY&amp;t=3s">Original Commencement Speech from Mr. Rogers</a><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 09, 2018
Ready to LOL? Why Laughter is Good For Your Brain
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In this special episode of the show Erin and Jeremy will be listening in on a few comedy bits from some very funny comedians and discussing the health benefits that your brain experiences from laughter. Ready to laugh out loud?<br><br>Show Notes:<br><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=80hcQJuo6NE&amp;feature=youtu.be ">Ellen benefits of laughter video</a><br><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GSkjJaf8f-Q&amp;t=6s">Jim Gaffigan Full Video</a><br><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_W9JZkHdCdA&amp;t=255s">Ellen DeGeneres Full Comedy Special</a><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 06, 2018
Controlling the Momentum of Limiting Beliefs and Fear - Conclusion - Matthew McConaughey
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Is fear a good thing? When are our limiting beliefs realistic and when are they man-made? How much does the stacking of stressors begin to take a toll on us? All of these questions and more are discussed on this part 2 episode of the podcast where Erin and Jeremy will finish up discussing ideas presented by actor Matthew McConaughey.<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Aug 02, 2018
Happiness Should Not be Your Goal - Matthew McConaughey
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With so much talk of happiness out in the personal development space you might be hard pressed to hear someone say that happiness should not be your goal. In this episode of the podcast Erin and Jeremy will hear part one of a speech delivered by actor Matthew McConaughey delivered to graduates of the University of Houston. <br><br>Show Notes: <br><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BmCTQ_mkzHU">Original Video</a><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jul 30, 2018
"What's in Your Life's Blueprint?" - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
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In this episode of the podcast Erin and Jeremy will be hearing and discussing a speech delivered by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., leader of the American civil rights movement and one of the most influential people of all time. Today's speech was delivered to students at Barratt Junior High School in Philadelphia on October 26, 1967. Today's message has inspiring calls to action in the pursuit of beauty, love, and justice.&nbsp;<br><br>Show Notes:<br><br><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZmtOGXreTOU">Original Speech<br></a><br><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jul 26, 2018
Surprising Truths About Persistence, Endurance, and Beauty
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Today's show features segments from a speech delivered by record-breaking hiker <a href="http://jenniferpharrdavis.com/">Jennifer Pharr Davis</a> on the lessons she learned hiking the Appalachian Trail. In 2011, despite facing sickness and hypothermia, Jennifer became the fastest person (male or female) to hike the 14 state-long Appalachian trail. If you're like Erin and Jeremy, you might be surprised to hear what she learned on her journey.<br><br>Show Notes:<br><a href="http://jenniferpharrdavis.com/">More from Jennifer Pharr Davis</a><br><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CxeZxQjL5Qc&amp;t=947s">Original Full Length Speech</a><br><a href="https://www.amazon.com/Pursuit-Endurance-Harnessing-Record-Breaking-Resilience/dp/0735221898/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1532100986&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=jennifer+pharr+davis&amp;dpID=51o8ENNaquL&amp;preST=_SY291_BO1,204,203,200_QL40_&amp;dpSrc=srch">Jennifer's Book</a><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jul 23, 2018
Feeling Emotionally Drained? This Might Be Why...
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Are you feeling emotionally drained? This episode is for you. Often it's the people in our lives that we care the most about that drain us the most. In this episode Erin and Jeremy will be discussing how to avoid being a people pleaser and how to establish boundaries with people that are emotional vampires. Let's jump in!<br><br>Show Notes:<br><a href="https://www.pickthebrain.com/blog/7-mind-hacks-to-permanently-erase-the-people-pleaser-mentality/">7 Mind Hacks to Permanently Erase the People Pleaser Mentality&nbsp;</a><br><a href="https://www.pickthebrain.com/blog/5-ways-to-deal-with-people-who-drain-you-emotionally/">5 Ways to Deal with People Who Drain You Emotionally</a><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jul 19, 2018
Get Motivated with Kick Ass Quotes from Kick Ass People
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Are you ready to get motivated? In today's special episode you'll hear from five kick ass people that share their views on the world and what it means to be a human. Get ready to get inspired. <br>Are you subscribed to this show? Recently PTB changed it's podcast feed so make sure you didn't lose your subscription - just check to make sure the "Subscribe" button has been clicked in iTunes, Podcasts, Podcast Addict, Castbox, or whatever app you use to listen to the show!<br><br>Show Notes:<br><br><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NwoohzjscHY">Dr. Neal Degrass Tyson</a><br><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DAUMRktU8FY">Lauren Hill</a><br><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X5UhRJd_K7A&amp;t=203s">Alan Watts</a><br><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p5zn6pgmlTE">Mo Gowdat </a><br><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=78I9dTB9vqM">David Goggins</a><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jul 16, 2018
Simple Steps to Make Healthy Eating Easier
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Sometimes the person in the mirror is the one that makes healthy eating difficult. In this episode of the show Erin and Jeremy will be discussing ways to stop sabotaging your health. They'll also tackle the subject of how to eat healthy on a budget. Let's jump in!<br><br>Show Notes:<br><a href="https://www.pickthebrain.com/blog/3-step-guide-to-stop-sabotage-make-progress-on-your-health/">How to Stop Sabotaging Your Health</a><br><a href="https://www.pickthebrain.com/blog/how-to-eat-healthy-on-a-budget/">How to Eat Healthy on a Budget</a><br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jul 12, 2018
Elon Musk’s Top Tips for Success in Life and Business
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Rarely does the world produce seemingly superhuman individuals that impact the world. Elon Musk is proving to be one of those individuals. On today’s episode of the podcast we’ll be featuring a mix of Elon Musk’s top tips that will inspire you to never give up, no matter what odds you face. Show Notes: Elon … Continue reading "Elon Musk’s Top Tips for Success in Life and Business"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jul 09, 2018
Laugh Out Loud Lessons from Mindy Kaling
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“Don’t let anyone tell you that you can’t do something but especially not yourself. Go conquer the world.” – Mindy Kaling. On today’s episode Erin and Jeremy will be discussing the funny stories and inspirational advice that actress, writer, and producer Mindy Kaling delivered at her 2018 Dartmouth commencement address. This will inspire you and … Continue reading "Laugh Out Loud Lessons from Mindy Kaling"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jul 05, 2018
“He Knocked My Mother Out” – Terry Crews
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On today’s show Erin and Jeremy will be discussing a speech made by actor Terry Crews that covers several traumatic events he’s experienced in his life and how he’s overcome those experiences. This speech was originally delivered at a Safe Horizon award ceremony where Terry was given an award for courage in speaking out against … Continue reading "“He Knocked My Mother Out” – Terry Crews"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jul 02, 2018
The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us
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What does science have to say about what motivates us? Are we simply motivated by a simple carrot dangling in front of our nose or is there more to what motivates us? We’ll find out in today’s show where Erin and Jeremy discuss concepts brought to us from author Daniel Pink in a speech he … Continue reading "The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jun 28, 2018
Exploring Life’s Journey Through the Eyes of the Wise
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On today’s show Erin, Jeremy and a special guest will discuss life’s journey and the stories told by three centennials (100 year + old people) and how they have survived two world wars, economic downturns, and personal tragedies, but still remain hopeful and enthusiastic about life.  Let’s get inspired! Show Notes: Original Video<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jun 25, 2018
Simple Steps for Improving Your Self Image
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How often do you think about what other people think? Probably a lot if you’re like the average person. In this episode Erin and Jeremy are going to discuss bad habits to kick and how to improve your confidence and self image. Show Notes: 10 Bad Habits and Misunderstandings to Toss Improve Your Self Confidence … Continue reading "Simple Steps for Improving Your Self Image"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jun 21, 2018
How to Find Your Life Purpose in 5 Minutes
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Um…what? Find my life purpose in 5 minutes?! In today’s episode of the podcast Erin and Jeremy will discuss a strategy put forth by Adam Leipzig on how to discover your life purpose in under 5 minutes. It’s a big hype title – find out if it is able to pass the test! Show Notes: … Continue reading "How to Find Your Life Purpose in 5 Minutes"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jun 18, 2018
Your Brain Will Never Be the Same After Listening to This
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Is it possible to shape your brain or are you predestined to live with biological limitations within your brain that can’t be changed? That’s the topic Erin and Jeremy will be discussing on today’s show based on a sample message from Dr. Lara Boyd, where she describes how her research on the topic of neuroplasticity … Continue reading "Your Brain Will Never Be the Same After Listening to This"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jun 14, 2018
10 Tips for Better Decision Making and Intuition Training
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Have you ever made decisions based on what your gut told you? Is it possible to train that gut instinct to help you make better decisions more often? That’s the topic on today’s show where Erin and Jeremy discuss how to make better decisions and how to train your intuition. Let’s jump in! Show Notes: … Continue reading "10 Tips for Better Decision Making and Intuition Training"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jun 11, 2018
Put Your Past Behind You With Lisa Nichols
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It’s easy to get stuck in the past. But how do we take the experiences we’ve had, whether they be good experiences or bad, learn the lessons and move on? In this episode of the show Erin and Jeremy discuss a perspective given from author and speaker Lisa Nichols on putting the past behind you. … Continue reading "Put Your Past Behind You With Lisa Nichols"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jun 07, 2018
Royal Wedding’s Bishop Michael Curry on the Power of Love
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The wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle was held on 19 May 2018 in St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle in the United Kingdom. During the ceremony Most Reverend Bishop Michael Curry delivered a message on the power of love and on today’s show Erin and Jeremy discuss how love impacts every facet of … Continue reading "Royal Wedding’s Bishop Michael Curry on the Power of Love"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jun 04, 2018
Get Motivated with This Spoken Word Mix
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You know we like mixing it up on this show so today we’re going to do a spoken word mix from four different performers. These performances speak for themselves so you won’t be hearing Erin and I break the topics down like we normally do but I know these will feed your soul and provide … Continue reading "Get Motivated with This Spoken Word Mix"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
May 31, 2018
Simple Steps that Can Change Your Life with Jim Rohn
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Is it possible to see things that aren’t already there? Farmers do this anytime they plant seeds because they know those planted seeds will turn into harvested crops. Why don’t we do that with our own lives? In this episode of the Pick the Brain Podcast we’ll hear from the great Jim Rohn on simple … Continue reading "Simple Steps that Can Change Your Life with Jim Rohn"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
May 28, 2018
How to Live to Be 100+
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Do you know what “blue zones” are? They’re places in the world where large percentages of the population live to be 100+ years old. Dan Buettner spent years researching these blue zones and has compiled a complete list of factors that contribute to longer, much more energetic lives. Let’s find out what he has to … Continue reading "How to Live to Be 100+"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
May 24, 2018
7 Scientific Ways to Be More Productive
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Are there any scientific principles that can help us be more productive? Actually there are 7! In this episode of the Pick the Brain Podcast Erin and Jeremy will be discussing seven scientific ways to become more productive and how to be productive in the face of sickness. Let’s jump in! Show Notes: PTB Article: … Continue reading "7 Scientific Ways to Be More Productive"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
May 21, 2018
Why People Matter with Starbucks Founder Howard Shultz
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Is it possible to build a business that’s not solely focused on a profit but rather puts the best interests of its employees first? You might be surprised to learn that a huge percentage of the most successful companies in the world have that as a core philosophy. In today’s show we’ll hear from Starbucks … Continue reading "Why People Matter with Starbucks Founder Howard Shultz"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
May 17, 2018
Finding True Balance with Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
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We hear a lot about finding balance in work and in life. But what does that really mean? And how is that even possible without becoming so stringent that we can’t do anything spontaneous or interesting without coming out of balance? In today’s show Erin and Jeremy will be hearing a collection of thoughts from … Continue reading "Finding True Balance with Sri Sri Ravi Shankar"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
May 14, 2018
Why Your Flaws Might Actually Be Your Strengths
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Is it possible that the things you view as flaws might actually be your strengths? And how do our strengths play a role in finding what we’re passionate about? That’s the topic of today’s Pick the Brain Podcast when we’ll hear two articles on the topics of viewing our flaws as strengths. Show Notes: PTB … Continue reading "Why Your Flaws Might Actually Be Your Strengths"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
May 10, 2018
Warren Buffett’s Top Tips for Success in Life and Business
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On this episode of the Pick the Brain Podcast we’ll hear from one of the most successful investors of all time, Warren Buffett. Besides being a multi-billionaire, Warren is known for being a wonderful humanitarian and entrepreneur. Today we’ll break down a mix of his top tips and strategies for success in life and business. … Continue reading "Warren Buffett’s Top Tips for Success in Life and Business"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
May 07, 2018
If You Want to Change the World Start by Making Your Bed
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On this episode of the Pick the Brain Podcast United States Navy Admiral William H. McRaven delivers a speech about the importance of making sure you are doing little things in life like making your bed and never forgetting the importance of leaning on those around you to help you paddle where you want to … Continue reading "If You Want to Change the World Start by Making Your Bed"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
May 03, 2018
Don’t Wait. Light Up the Night with Peter Dinklage
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Are you facing a change that you’re not sure you have the courage or permission to face? On today’s episode of the Pick the Brain Podcast we’ll hear an inspiring speech from Peter Dinklage about his experience working at a data processing company for several years, almost abandoning his dream of becoming a successful actor, … Continue reading "Don’t Wait. Light Up the Night with Peter Dinklage"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Apr 30, 2018
5 Rules to Follow to Find Your Spark
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Are you someone who always sees what’s in the way of what you want instead of what you actually want? Today’s show features a segment of Simon Sinek’s speech from UshersNewLook, a foundation empowering and preparing youths for leadership. Simon gives his 5 rules for following your spark and inspires us to go after what … Continue reading "5 Rules to Follow to Find Your Spark"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Apr 26, 2018
Tips for Managing Stress and Feeling Overwhelmed
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In today’s world it’s easy to feel overwhelmed and stressed out by daily responsibilities, career and family obligations, as well as everything else that seems to come our way. In this episode Erin and Jeremy will discuss tips for managing stress in a stressful world from Prince Ea as well as techniques to help us … Continue reading "Tips for Managing Stress and Feeling Overwhelmed"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Apr 23, 2018
Free Yourself From Being a Slave to Money
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Are you a slave to money? Many people feel like they are. It might not be fun to talk about but money is one of the most important topics that we need to address in order to have a successful life. Ack, just thinking about the topic of money turns people’s stomach – but it … Continue reading "Free Yourself From Being a Slave to Money"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Apr 19, 2018
Finding True Vision: How the Blind Can Lead the Blind
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Today’s show features an incredible message from speaker Vera Jones (verasvoiceworks.com) on her experience with finding your true vision. Vera is a hall of fame athlete, broadcaster, and speaker whose experience as a mother taught her incredible lessons about the blind leading the blind. Show Notes: Full Speech: How the Blind Can Lead the Blind … Continue reading "Finding True Vision: How the Blind Can Lead the Blind"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Apr 16, 2018
The Incredible Power of Momentum
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There is one quality that might be one of the most underrated topics in making progress in your life. That quality is MOMENTUM. In this episode Erin and Jeremy will discuss the incredible power of momentum and discuss a few game changing products that can help you get the ball rolling to getting what you … Continue reading "The Incredible Power of Momentum"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Apr 12, 2018
Get Motivated: Special Episode Monday Mix
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Are you ready to GET MOTIVATED?! On this special episode of the podcast we will be featuring a mix put together by Youtuber Motiversity which features music and clips from Tony Robbins, Les Brown, Steve Jobs, and other inspirational voices that will  kick us into gear and inspire us to rise and grind. Ready…set…GO!!! Show … Continue reading "Get Motivated: Special Episode Monday Mix"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Apr 09, 2018
“Thank God I Got Fired” – Lisa Kudrow
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Sometimes life happens. For many people that’s getting fired from their job, missing out on opportunities, or even having friends betray you. Often times however, those events can lead you down a path that you would have never found had you not experienced those events. Today we’ll hear from actress Lisa Kudrow on why she’s … Continue reading "“Thank God I Got Fired” – Lisa Kudrow"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Apr 05, 2018
The Funny Relationship Between Success and Failure
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Often there’s an all too close relationship between success and failure. Sometimes you don’t know what’s going to be the thing that makes you successful or the thing that’s going to be your next failure. On today’s show we’ll hear an excerpt from one of the most successful and funny people on the planet, Will … Continue reading "The Funny Relationship Between Success and Failure"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Apr 02, 2018
3 Steps for an Incredible Life with Oprah Winfrey
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On this episode of the Pick the Brain Podcast we’ll hear from one of the most influential women to ever live, Oprah Winfrey. Oprah has three steps that she feels is critical for building an incredible life – steps that she attributes to her massive success. And as always Erin and Jeremy break down the … Continue reading "3 Steps for an Incredible Life with Oprah Winfrey"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Mar 29, 2018
How to Read 47 Books Per Year Without Breaking a Sweat
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Is it possible to read 47 books in a single year? It might be easier than you think. In this episode Erin and Jeremy will discuss how to read faster as well as things you can do that will actually increase your intelligence. Show Notes: PTB Article: How to Read 47 Books in One Year … Continue reading "How to Read 47 Books Per Year Without Breaking a Sweat"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Mar 26, 2018
World Changing Choices with Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos
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Jeff Bezos is not only the wealthiest man alive, he’s the founder of a world changing company, Amazon.com. In today’s show he’ll be expressing his opinions on the importance of choices and as always Erin and Jeremy will be recapping and discussing his perspective.  <br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Mar 22, 2018
The Importance of Living From Someone Who’s Dying
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After being diagnosed with terminal cancer, Professor Randy Pausch gave a lecture at Carnegie Mellon University titled “The Last Lecture”. And though the lecture’s title comes from the final lecture that will be given to a professor’s students before the next semester beings, in Randy’s case this might have actually been his last lecture. In … Continue reading "The Importance of Living From Someone Who’s Dying"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Mar 19, 2018
The Surprising Science of Happiness
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Harvard psychologist Dan Gilbert says our beliefs about what will make us happy are often wrong which is an idea that he’s spent studying and explained in today’s episode of the Pick the Brain Podcast. The full version of this speech originally aired at Ted.com and can be found by clicking HERE. Dan’s book Stumbling … Continue reading "The Surprising Science of Happiness"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Mar 15, 2018
Science-Backed Brain Foods for More Energy and Better Moods
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Certain foods have the potential to alter our brain health and energy levels. This raises the exciting possibility that changes in diet are a viable strategy for enhancing cognitive abilities, protecting the brain from damage and counteracting the effects of aging. In today’s episode of the podcast Erin and Jeremy will discuss science-backed brain foods … Continue reading "Science-Backed Brain Foods for More Energy and Better Moods"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Mar 12, 2018
Jim Carrey and Eckhart Tolle’s Perspectives on Obsessive Thinking
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On this episode of the podcast we’ll be hearing from one of the most well known actors in the world, Jim Carrey, who will be discussing his journey from struggling comedian to successful entertainer and how those experiences lead him to a realization that has shaped a new world view. We’ll also be hearing from … Continue reading "Jim Carrey and Eckhart Tolle’s Perspectives on Obsessive Thinking"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Mar 08, 2018
The Benefits of Failure from JK Rowling
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On this episode of the podcast we’ll be hearing about lessons in failure from one of the most well known writers in history, JK Rowling, author of the Harry Potter series. JK will be discussing how many failures she had before she ever saw success and sharing how those failures were actually of critical importance … Continue reading "The Benefits of Failure from JK Rowling"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Mar 05, 2018
The Power of Silence
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Can silence rewire your brain? What do studies show happens when we’re silent? That’s the topic of today’s show where Erin and Jeremy discuss the benefits and impact of finding moments of silence in our often chaotic  and distracted world. Show Notes: Special thanks to Cairn for sponsoring today’s show. Visit getcairn.com/ptb and use the … Continue reading "The Power of Silence"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Mar 01, 2018
Brain Hacks from Mel Robbins to Stop Thinking and Start Doing
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Is motivation garbage? How to you go from knowledge to action? On this episode of the show we’ll hear a clip from Inside Quest from Mel Robbins on the concept that motivation might be garbage and a brain-hacking technique called the 5 second rule. Show Notes: Special thanks to Cairn for sponsoring today’s show. Visit … Continue reading "Brain Hacks from Mel Robbins to Stop Thinking and Start Doing"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 26, 2018
Tips from Will Smith and Tim Ferriss for Facing Fears
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Today on the show we’ll hear a story told by actor Will Smith which will put a smile on your face and teach an important lesson on facing fear. Then we’ll hear from author Tim Ferriss about a technique he uses for facing fears and measuring risk called ‘fear setting’. Show Notes: Special thanks to … Continue reading "Tips from Will Smith and Tim Ferriss for Facing Fears"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 22, 2018
Tiny Habits that Lead to Huge Results
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Sometimes the most high-impact habits are those that don’t require very much time or energy. In this episode of the podcast Erin and Jeremy will discuss 3 simple habits for living a bold and authentic life as well as 5 simple habits that research shows can increase your happiness and overall well being. Show Notes: … Continue reading "Tiny Habits that Lead to Huge Results"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 19, 2018
Life Lessons From Ellen DeGeneres
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One of the most entertaining and inspiring people in the world is Ellen DeGeneres and in this episode of the podcast Erin and Jeremy are going to hear a commencement speech delivered by Ellen back in 2009. In the speech Ellen shares her story and how she bravely chose to be true to herself even … Continue reading "Life Lessons From Ellen DeGeneres"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 15, 2018
Eliminating Limiting Beliefs
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“Whether you think you can or think you can’t, you’re right” – Henry Ford Our minds are powerful. So powerful that they can convince us that something isn’t possible even though it is. In this episode of the podcast Erin and Jeremy discuss an article written by Tom Bilyeu from Impact Theory on the topic … Continue reading "Eliminating Limiting Beliefs"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 12, 2018
Feeding Your Brain Uplifting Content with Ione Butler
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On this very special episode the founder and CEO of Uplifting Content Ione Butler stops by to chat with Erin and Jeremy on the importance of feeding your brain positive news and stories. Traditional media outlets know that bad news gets our attention much more than good news which results in most of the news … Continue reading "Feeding Your Brain Uplifting Content with Ione Butler"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 08, 2018
Get Motivated with Maya Angelou
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On this episode of the podcast we learn from the wisdom of one of the most influential people in history, poet Maya Angelou. We love her message so much we decided to devote an entire episode to hearing samples of a live reading she did to an audience of several thousand people. Get ready to … Continue reading "Get Motivated with Maya Angelou"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 05, 2018
Making the Impossible Possible with Marc Angelo Coppola
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On this very special episode the founder and CEO of Superhero Academy, Marc Angelo Coppola joins Erin and Jeremy to discuss the idea that we should look at the world through a superhero lens if we really want to try to make an impact. How do you make the impossible possible? This episode is a … Continue reading "Making the Impossible Possible with Marc Angelo Coppola"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Feb 01, 2018
5 Best Apps for Boosting Your Productivity
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One of the most common recommendations by successful and productive people is to have a morning ritual or morning routine to start your day off on the right foot. In this episode Erin and Jeremy discuss the importance of morning routines for increasing your productivity. They also discuss how to leverage technology with the 5 … Continue reading "5 Best Apps for Boosting Your Productivity"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jan 29, 2018
Stop Comparing Yourself to Others and Learn the Art of Saying No
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As we grow and work on ourselves, it’s wise to find mentors and follow people that we find inspiring so we can learn from them qualities that help us pursue our goals. But that doesn’t mean that we should compare ourselves to others to the detriment of our individuality. In this episode you’ll learn how … Continue reading "Stop Comparing Yourself to Others and Learn the Art of Saying No"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jan 25, 2018
Monday Inspiration to Kick Start Your Week
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Sometimes inspiration is all around us, we just don’t notice. In today’s episode Erin and Jeremy hear an inspirational story from an unexpected place, then you’ll hear 22 inspirational quotes from Ralph Waldo Emerson. Show Notes: Special thanks to Cairn for sponsoring today’s show. Visit getcairn.com/ptb and use the Promo Code PTB5OFF for $5 off … Continue reading "Monday Inspiration to Kick Start Your Week"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jan 22, 2018
Get Motivated and Stay Motivated With One Simple Habit
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Are you ready to GET MOTIVATED?! In today’s show Erin and Jeremy discuss 10 motivational tips that will actually make your life better and how to get motivated and stay motivated almost all the time using one simple habit. Ready…Set…GO! Show Notes: Special thanks to Cairn for sponsoring today’s show. Visit getcairn.com/ptb and use the … Continue reading "Get Motivated and Stay Motivated With One Simple Habit"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jan 18, 2018
Special Episode: How to Become a Successful Writer and Blogger
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What should a writer do to make sure they’re writing things people want to read? How can a writer get a publishing deal? What does the publishing process look like and how does it work? What’s it like to run a blog like Pick the Brain? If these are question you’ve ever asked this podcast … Continue reading "Special Episode: How to Become a Successful Writer and Blogger"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jan 15, 2018
Facing Life’s Toughest Moments and Embracing the Unacceptable
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There are a lot of voices in the self-improvement world that suggest burying your head in the sand when bad things happen and pretending that bad things don’t happen to good people. That’s simply not true. Sometimes life hands you lemons that are too rotten to make lemonade with. In this episode Erin and Jeremy … Continue reading "Facing Life’s Toughest Moments and Embracing the Unacceptable"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jan 11, 2018
Friendship Detoxing and Finding Your True Tribe
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In this episode Erin and Jeremy discuss Jim Rohn’s quote “You are the average of the 5 people you spend the most time with”. It’s important to identify whether or not people in your life are helping you get where you want to go. If you have any toxic friendships it might be time for … Continue reading "Friendship Detoxing and Finding Your True Tribe"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jan 08, 2018
Tips for More Energy and Better Sleep in the New Year
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Finding energy to last through the day seems to be harder than ever, especially now that many of us spend the majority of our day sitting in our offices staring at a computer. Not only is our energy being impacted by inactivity, but our sleep is also being interrupted. What can we do? That’s the … Continue reading "Tips for More Energy and Better Sleep in the New Year"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jan 06, 2018
How to Stop Worrying and Live in the Moment
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So many of us are letting life pass us by without being mindful of where we are right now. In a way, right now is all we really have. Our past is now just a memory in our mind and the future hasn’t happened yet so all we have it now. Let’s take the time … Continue reading "How to Stop Worrying and Live in the Moment"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jan 04, 2018
How to Get Shit Done in 2018
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Are you ready to make 2018 your best year ever? The New Year is here and everyone is going to be scrambling to figure out what their resolution is going to be, and how they actually make their resolutions stick unlike past years where they give up by February. In the very first episode of … Continue reading "How to Get Shit Done in 2018"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Jan 01, 2018
Finding Flexible Work and Taking Control of Your Career
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In this episode of the podcast Erin Falconer and Jeremy Fisher will be discussing 4 tactics to take control of your career. Is taking control of your career even possible? That’s the question we’ll be answering on this show. And, we’ll hear a story about someone who was able to take control of his career … Continue reading "Finding Flexible Work and Taking Control of Your Career"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Dec 28, 2017
Get Motivated with Malala Yousafzai
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Are you ready to GET MOTIVATED? What better way to face your fears and get inspired to stand up for what you believe in than learning from one of the most inspirational and powerful women on the planet today – Malala Yousafzai. Malala is a Pakistani activist for female education and even after surviving being … Continue reading "Get Motivated with Malala Yousafzai"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Dec 25, 2017
Calling Bullshit on “Fake it Till You Make It”
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Some people think confidence is obtained by faking a confident attitude. In this episode Erin and Jeremy call bullshit on the “fake it ’till you make it” perspective and discuss REAL ways to discover your true confidence from within. Erin and Jeremy will also discuss 10 tips to 10x your communication skills so you can … Continue reading "Calling Bullshit on “Fake it Till You Make It”"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Dec 21, 2017
How to Break Your Bad Habits for Good
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Do you finally want to kick that bad habit of procrastination, or smoking, or eating unhealthy for good? The new year is almost here and tons of people are going to be making new year resolutions, but research shows that most people drop their resolutions within the first few weeks! In this episode Erin and … Continue reading "How to Break Your Bad Habits for Good"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Dec 18, 2017
No Time to Meditate? Try This to Find Peace and Inspiration
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Are you someone that just can’t seem to find the time to meditate? Or maybe you’re someone that doesn’t really want to meditate but you’d like to experience the benefits that meditation brings. Today’s show is for you! And while we’re on the topic of meditation we’ll find peace and inspiration when we hear 12 … Continue reading "No Time to Meditate? Try This to Find Peace and Inspiration"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Dec 14, 2017
5 Simple Hacks to Speed Up Your Learning Process
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Besides their intellect, extremely smart people all seem to have one thing in common: they can learn new things very quickly and effectively. Is it possible for the average person to learn things much quicker? That’s the topic on today’s Podcast. Erin and Jeremy will also discuss the concepts of 5 books that can help … Continue reading "5 Simple Hacks to Speed Up Your Learning Process"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Dec 11, 2017
Get Motivated and Let Go of Guilt
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Are you ready to GET MOTIVATED!? In this episode Erin and Jeremy discuss 3 simple mind shifts that can dramatically change your life. And are you holding on to guilt from something that has happened in the past? Erin and Jeremy will be discussing why guilt is a TERRIBLE motivator. Show Notes: – Check out … Continue reading "Get Motivated and Let Go of Guilt"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Dec 07, 2017
Less is More: Productivity Lessons from Stoicism and Minimalism
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On this episode Erin and Jeremy will be discussing the concepts of productivity by looking through the lens of two philosophies: Stoicism and Minimalism and whether or not doing less could actually help you get more done. Sounds like a paradox, right? You’ll find out on this episode of the Pick the Brain Podcast! Show … Continue reading "Less is More: Productivity Lessons from Stoicism and Minimalism"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Dec 04, 2017
Suck at Setting Goals? Try This for Optimal Living and Creativity
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In this episode Jeremy and Erin will dive deep into the misconceptions of goal-setting, different methods to achieve them, and why setting goals might be important, but ultimately who you become matters more than what you accomplish. We’ll also be discussing some helpful techniques for getting unstuck and allowing your creativity to flow. Show Notes: … Continue reading "Suck at Setting Goals? Try This for Optimal Living and Creativity"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Nov 30, 2017
Signs You Need to Quit Your Job ASAP
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Are you finding yourself saying “Thank God it’s Friday” and “Oh God it’s Monday”? It might be time to get out of that job! On this episode of the podcast Erin and Jeremy will be discussing the warning signs that it might be time for a new job, making an exit plan, and how to … Continue reading "Signs You Need to Quit Your Job ASAP"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Nov 27, 2017
Are You Ready For a Fight? How to Get Closer Through Conflict
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Are you ready for a fight? In this episode Jeremy and Erin will be discussing the perspective given by Dr. Jennifer Freed that not only is conflict a healthy thing for our relationships with friends, family, and romantic partners, but that it might also be a path to bringing us closer to one another. Also, … Continue reading "Are You Ready For a Fight? How to Get Closer Through Conflict"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Nov 23, 2017
Get Motivated and Reclaim Your Life’s Purpose
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It’s time to get motivated! In this episode Erin and Jeremy discuss 4 culprits that hijack your motivation and 16 powerful Steve Jobs quote to help you reclaim your life’s purpose. Show Notes: – Check out SimpleLooseLeaf.com for great loose leaf teas! – Visit trywinc.com/ptb for $20 off your first wine purchase! – PTB Article … Continue reading "Get Motivated and Reclaim Your Life’s Purpose"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Nov 20, 2017
How to Eat Your Way to Being More Productive
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What kinds of foods should we be eating to maintain a productive and healthy body?  That’s what we’ll be talking about on this episode of the Pick the Brain Podcast. And since the body and mind work together, we’ll also talk about 8 ways to develop good mental health. Show Notes: – Check out SimpleLooseLeaf.com … Continue reading "How to Eat Your Way to Being More Productive"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Nov 16, 2017
Acquiring the Knowledge of 20 Personal Development Books in Under 5 Minutes
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Is it possible to acquire the knowledge of 20 personal development books in under 5 minutes? That sounds like a tall challenge but we give it a shot in this episode of the Pick the Brain Podcast! Show Notes: – Check out SimpleLooseLeaf.com for great loose leaf teas! – Visit trywinc.com/ptb for $20 off your … Continue reading "Acquiring the Knowledge of 20 Personal Development Books in Under 5 Minutes"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Nov 13, 2017
Mastering the Art of Productivity
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In the third episode of the Pick the Brain Podcast Erin and Jeremy will be discussing how to master the art of productivity and how to get more done with the time you have. Show Notes: – Check out SimpleLooseLeaf.com for great loose leaf teas! – Visit trywinc.com/ptb for $20 off your first wine purchase! … Continue reading "Mastering the Art of Productivity"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Nov 05, 2017
Is There a Link Between Negative Emotions and Disease?
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In this episode of the Pick the Brain Podcast we discuss the idea that your body and your brain are interlinked – could there be a link between negative emotions and disease? If so, how can we let go of those negative emotions to live a healthier life. Show Notes: – Check out SimpleLooseLeaf.com for … Continue reading "Is There a Link Between Negative Emotions and Disease?"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Oct 31, 2017
How to Dream Specifically
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Welcome to the first episode of the Pick the Brain Podcast! In this episode Erin and Jeremy discuss the topic of how to dream specifically and how to get motivated to follow those dreams. Show Notes: – Check out SimpleLooseLeaf.com for great loose leaf teas! – Visit trywinc.com/ptb for $20 off your first wine purchase! … Continue reading "How to Dream Specifically"<br><br>Learn more about your ad choices. Visit <a href="https://megaphone.fm/adchoices">megaphone.fm/adchoices</a>
Oct 27, 2017