Selfish for Success: Entrepreneur | Business | Psychology | Self Esteem | Happiness | Health

A podcast that educates, empowers and inspires entrepreneurs with the mental and emotional tools for a successful business and life.

19:33 2018-10-24
Last time, we discussed how crucial Resilience is for success, how it’s vital to have the strength of mind and body to weather the bumps on the road to success. The second crucial ability you need is Resourcefulness. Resourcefulness is the ability t...
21:56 2018-10-10
Resilience is crucial for success in anything. When you pursue big dreams or goals, challenges, problems and setbacks inevitably arise. If you lack Resilience to withstand those challenges, you will fail. Resilience means having the strength of mind an...
35:59 2018-09-26
There's a lot of talk about mindset. But WHY is mindset so important, and why does your success in EVERY area of your life depend on it? Your mindset is the fundamental beliefs you hold about yourself and the world. It determines how you feel, what a...
24:33 2018-09-12
Perfectionism means always trying to meet high standards AND not making mistakes or failing as you try to meet those standards. The problem with perfectionism is NOT high standards, but the rules for HOW to meet those standards. And the rules are: I can...
25:38 2018-08-29
Everyone procrastinates. But when it becomes chronic or stops you from performing tasks required to move towards your dreams and goals, it can have a devastating impact on your life. Today, I reveal what causes procrastination, and the most effective s...
32:40 2018-08-15
Life consists of making decisions, small and big, every day. If you have fear or difficulty making decisions, it can cripple and inhibit your ability to accomplish your goals and be happy. WHY do so many people fear making decisions? The main reason is t...
23:01 2018-08-01
Fear of failure is probably the #1 reason people don’t go after their dreams. Fear comes from the perception of danger or threat. But with fear of failure, the threat is NOT physical, but something more powerful. Today, we're going to delve into fear of...
22:22 2018-07-25
One of my email subscribers, a 20-year-old named Muskaan, emailed me in response to an email I sent out about "Why it's so hard to put yourself first" (you can read his full email below). It raised some big questions for him. Like, should we give up our d...
17:32 2018-07-18
How many times have you heard someone say: "I'll pursue my dream (or goal) when..." and then they name some condition that has to be met BEFORE they go for their dream. Maybe you've done this or are doing it now with a dream you have. The condition might ...
24:47 2018-07-11
A very overlooked and rarely talked about key to success is Responsibility. I'm not talking about doing chores or fulfilling dreaded obligations, but taking responsibility for the course of your life. It comes down to two choices: 1. Take 1000% responsib...
23:59 2018-07-04
Today I give you a step-by-step process for getting ANYTHING you want. This is not hyperbole. If there's something you want in your life, this is the process you need to follow every time to get it. Episode highlights: Even if you know what you wan...
18:54 2018-06-27
To get anything you want--a successful career, fulfilling relationship, peak health--you need to believe in yourself. You need to have self-confidence. If you don't, you won't go after big goals or dreams, or you will give up quickly. Strong self-confiden...
20:40 2018-06-20
Today I talk about the crucial difference between fear and anxiety, and why it's so important for your mental health and well being. Episode highlights: What CAUSES fear and anxiety The KEY difference between anxiety and fear How fear and anxiet...
16:20 2018-06-13
Are you living the life you want? Today I talk about why I'm asking this question and why answering it is crucial to your success and happiness. Episode highlights: Why this is such a scary question for most people What to do if the answer is "NO...
15:14 2018-06-06
An article on the Today Show's website features a Tweet by Will Smith to his wife Jada Pinkett Smith for their 20th wedding anniversary. The Tweet got 1.3 million likes and 37,000 comments. I thought it was worth commenting on because there was much I agr...
15:52 2018-05-30
Are you a complainer or do you spend time around people who bitch a lot? If so, you'll want to listen to this episode to learn why this is damaging to your life and happiness, and ways to stop doing it or disengaging from those people in your life. Epis...
32:39 2018-05-23
Mark Aramli is CEO and founder of BedJet, a climate control device he engineered for beds. BedJet is the #1 customer rated product in the mattress category on Amazon and has received hundreds of five-star reviews. Mark is one of the most famous “failur...
11:41 2018-05-16
Are you more selfish if you prefer the window seat on an airplane? That's what an article in the The Telegraph says. And they quote two psychologists who claim this is science. My first question after reading the article was: Where’s the science? There...
22:42 2018-05-11
Andy Lurling is a serial entrepreneur, mostly known for founding iOpener Media GmbH, which develops a technology that allows gamers to participate virtually and in real time. He's also a co-founder of LUMO Labs, a two-year venture builder program that bes...
28:20 2018-05-02
 When there's something you really want, it can sometimes be the hardest thing to pursue. It might be a dream career, a person you're wildly attracted to or excellent health, but you find yourself not going after it and even pushing it away or avoiding i...
22:40 2018-04-25
Peter Kortenhoeven is co-founder and creative director of Pillow’s Willow VR Studios, a game developer that focuses on virtual reality, augmented reality and mixed reality. He’s been an animator, lead animator and art director for several gaming compa...
15:35 2018-04-18
Are you an Ambitious Dreamer? Do you have big goals and dreams, and doing what's necessary to go after and achieve them? Today, I explain what an ambitious dreamer is and why YOU should become one (if you're not one already). Episode highlights: Why ...
19:11 2018-04-11
Emotional fuel is critical for success as an entrepreneur. We talk about what emotional fuel is, why it's so important, and how you can generate it at will. Episode highlights: Positive vs negative emotional fuel How emotional fuel is created Emot...
29:24 2018-04-04
Casey Wahl is founder and CEO of Wahl & Case, a professional recruitment and executive search firm headquartered in Tokyo, Japan that creates digital solutions to solve the pain and frustration that exists in recruitment today. Casey was born in upstate ...
14:15 2018-03-28
In our last episode, I talked about how pride has been attacked throughout the ages and is said to be the ultimate sin. But in fact pride is crucial to your success, self-esteem and happiness as an entrepreneur. Today I give you 6 MORE reasons you shoul...
35:14 2018-03-21
Michael Acton Smith is co-CEO and co-Founder of Calm, an App for Mindfulness and Meditation, which was Apple’s app of the year for the iPhone in 2017. He’s also the founder of Firebox.com and Mind Candy – the creators of the global children's phe...
20:55 2018-03-14
Pride has been attacked throughout the ages and is said to be the ultimate sin. Instead, you're urged to be humble. But pride is crucial to your success, self-esteem and happiness as an entrepreneur. Today we discuss what pride actually is and why you de...
24:18 2018-03-07
Amarpreet Kalkat is the co-founder and chief technologist of Frrole, a social data startup defining the next-generation of consumer intelligence. We dive into his cutting-edge product, and explore his greatest mental and emotional challenges as an entre...
15:50 2018-02-28
It's rare to hear selfishness portrayed in the media positively, especially from well-known entrepreneurs. In an interview on CNBC, Shark Tank entrepreneur and founder of FUBU Daymond John says that the way high-profile people "maximize" their days is t...
14:08 2018-02-21
John Lee Dumas is an entrepreneur and host of the wildly-popular podcast Entrepreneurs ON FIRE, awarded 'Best of iTunes', where he interviews the worlds most successful Entrepreneurs 7-days a week. With over 1900 interviews, 1.3 million monthly listens, a...
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