Nov 9, 2017
"Success leaves a
My friends success leaves a
blueprint and we are lucky to have 10 amazing guests who shared
their blueprint - trials, errors, challenges, wins, successes, joys
- with us this season.
Learning from their model, we
will become more inspired in the way we lead our lives.
I can't believe we get to hang out with these amazing
II’ll recap my favorite lessons,
so you can be reminded and/or encouraged to go back to the
episodes that are most relevant for you; so that
you can live your most inspired life with a little help
from our friends.
Ep. #45: SALLY HOGSHEAD, listen
here. Sally typically shares her expertise on
branding with major brands like Nike, Ikea and Target. On this
episode, she helps us identify our best qualities, and those of our
businesses, so we can better connect with others and live inspired.
You'll love the simple Fascination Quiz she shares so you can dig
deeper after the episode.
Sally also told a story she doesn't
often share, during which she said, "My dad gave me life and then
10 years later, he gave it back to me." You'll understand more
about what she meant by the quote and what it means to each of us
when you listen.
Ep. #46 DENNIS GILLAN, listen here. This was a
special episode for Suicide Prevention Month and one of the
most emotional, yet joy-filled and humorous ones, we've had.
Dennis has been to the darkest places and yet come back out
to show us how we can live in the light. Dennis
committed his life to reducing the number of completed suicides and
removing the stigma around mental health after losing his two
brothers to suicide. His story helps us break down the stigma
around mental health and better care for ourselves, those we love
and those in the wake of suicide already.
Ep. #47 DANIEL SILVERSTEIN - listen here. So many
of us are experts at identifying what is wrong in the world, aren’t
On this episode we were
joined by a guest who didn't just identify what was wrong in his
industry, he created a solution to the problem… and built an
inspired business around it. Daniel Silverstein will inspire
you to look at your challenges as opportunities to make a bigger
My favorite quote was: "Why NOT me?" Why
can't I be the change needed in my
industry, neighborhood, family.
Ep. #48 MARK SANBORN - listen here. “It was out
of abject failure that I learned to professionally speak.”
This was astounding to hear Mark Sanborn say as he hero of mine,
giant in the speaking industry and author of the much loved
The Fred Factor and just released
The Potential Principle.
Hang out with us to realize the truth in one of his popular quotes,
"We enjoy our successes but learn more from our setbacks.”
Ep. #49 DINA DWYER-OWENS - listen
here. Dina is a new friend that I met through
Rory Vaden, a self-discipline expert who joined us in Season 2
on episode 3x. Rory rocked. When he said "You gotta meet Dina"
I was ALL IN.
Dina is co-chairwoman of Dwyer Group, has 3,000 franchisees across
North America and appeared on the CBS hit Undercover Boss. She runs
her business by focusing on clients, employees and a clear core
value system. Learn how to apply this 3-part focus in your life so
you can live and work inspired, too.
Ep. #50 CURT STEINHORST - listen here. Ready to
learn hacks to save your attention for things that REALLY
Did you know that: Every 6 minutes people
check their phones. Married adults spend more time online than
with their spouse. People spend 1 – 4 hours loafing on the
internet during a work day. Wow — it’s easy to see the
Curt explains the solutions he shares in his new
I Have Your Attention? so you can live inspired in
this tech-centered world.
Ep. #51 EDIE LITTLEFIELD SUNDBY - listen here. On
this episode we went on an amazing journey, spanning the 1,600
miles of the El Camino Real "Mission" trail from Mexico to
California. Better than the journey we took was the
guide who led us.
Edie Littlefield Sundby is know as "the mission walker" and her
mantra is "while alive, live." Edie took a devastating cancer
diagnosis and turned it into an opportunity to follow her dreams
and look at every day as a "bonus".
This episode is for anyone touched by illness. Edie's
spirit will inspire you in ways you didn't know possible.
Ep. #52 JOHN RUHLIN - listen here. "Are you
sowing seeds for 50-year relationships or 5-minute
John Ruhlin will help you better understand this question and the
importance of how you answer it. He teaches generosity as a
competitive advantage in business for clients like NASCAR and the
Miami Dolphins and is the author of
Giftology. Join us to learn how to give more
inspired gifts this year and always.
Ep. #53 OZZIE SMITH - listen here. Join me and
one of the St. Louis Cardinals players who signed baseballs for me
when I was 9 and learning to write again after my fire.
[Don't know the epic story?
Listen to Ep. #32 to hear how Hall of Fame Cardinals Announcer
Jack Buck changed my life + rallied the entire Cardinals team to
join in his effort.]
Ozzie shared about being a hall of fame shortstop and man. This
episode was so special to me we recorded a video of it, too.
Ep. #54 Richard Bach - listen here. We
ended the season with the legendary author of Jonathan Livingston Seagull -
a book that spent 2 years on the New York Times bestseller
list and one that many of our podcast guests have listed as their
favorite book when asked in the Live Inspired 7 at the end of every
Richard's writing, embraced by millions since the 1970s, suggests
we are born to fly, and, we are free.
Don't miss this epic interview with a man who doesn't often give
interviews. It's an honor to have him on the show. Don't miss
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