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The School of Greatness

Lewis Howes is a New York Times best-selling author, 2x All-American athlete, keynote speaker, and entrepreneur. The School of Greatness shares inspiring interviews from the most successful people on the planet—world-renowned leaders in business, entertainment, sports, science, health, and literature—to inspire YOU to unlock your inner greatness and live your best life.


5 Keys to Make Their Relationship Thrive (3 Red Flags to Look For!) | Taylor Swift & Travis Kelce
In this special episode of The School of Greatness, Lewis reacts to the internet-breaking news of Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce's new relationship. Drawing from the expertise of six of his favorite relationship experts, Lewis offers valuable insights and advice, including a discussion on the three red flags to be on the lookout for in relationships. This episode serves as a unique opportunity to explore the dynamics of high-profile relationships while gaining valuable wisdom from experts in the field, all in the context of the buzzworthy Swift and Kelce romance.Sadia Khan discusses the importance of asking a fundamental question before dating and navigating relationship red flags. Michael Bungay Stanier offers insights on pre-marital considerations and how to address challenges in relationships, while Martha explores why women often choose troubled partners over healthier options. Sheleana Aiyana debates the need for complete personal healing before starting a new relationship. Mark Manson defines toxic relationships and the significance of trust and respect, prompting self-reflection. Dr. Caroline Leaf explores the attraction to broken partners and the desire to fix them in relationships.In this episode you will learn,The biggest red flags to look for when starting a new relationship.The single most important question to ask someone before you start dating.Three critical questions to ask before getting married.The #1 reason so many people seek out toxic relationships.If it is possible to find lasting love while you’re still healing your personal emotional wounds.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960FULL EPISODES:Sadia Khan – Bungay Stanier – Higareda – Aiyana – Manson – Caroline Leaf –
55:21 29.09.23
TRANSFORM Your Mindset to MANIFEST More! (Let Go of THESE Beliefs!) | Erwin McManus
Lewis sits down with the renowned communicator and author, Erwin McManus. Erwin McManus, a mind, life, and cultural architect, has not only written award-winning books but has also spoken to millions of people worldwide. He has advised CEOs, athletes, and even worked with organizations like the NFL and the Pentagon. McManus is on a mission to help people break free from their internal limitations and unlock their personal genius.In this episode you will learn,The importance of embracing vulnerability in communication. Being open and authentic allows for deeper connections and trust between individuals.Insights on how to develop and nurture this ability, enabling us to connect on a deeper level with others.McManus provides tips on how to express ideas clearly and confidently, reducing misunderstandings.Integrity in your words and actions is vital. McManus shares how integrity builds trust and credibility in communication.The frequency of compassion and how showing kindness and understanding can lead to more harmonious interactions.Buy Erwin's book, Mind Shift: It Doesn't Take a Genius to Think Like OneFor more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Want more communication hacks?Vanessa Van Edwards: Ramani Durvasula: & Gottlieb:
82:18 27.09.23
Kevin Bacon on Overcoming Self-Sabotage, Manifesting His Dreams, and the Key to His 35 Year Marriage
This episode we're joined by the legendary actor and cultural icon, Kevin Bacon. Kevin shares his remarkable journey through the world of Hollywood, offering profound insights into building meaningful relationships in an industry known for its competitiveness. Drawing inspiration from the "Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon" concept, he reveals his strategies for creating genuine and lasting connections in a web of connections that link every actor to him in six steps or less.In this episode you will learn,How Kevin Bacon approaches building meaningful relationships in a competitive industry where any actor can be connected to him in six degrees or less.Kevin Bacon's journey of building an extensive network in Hollywood, including his initial steps in connecting with others and his strategies for building meaningful connections.Specific practices and habits Kevin Bacon has adopted in his daily life to continuously expand his network and enhance his interpersonal skills, making him undeniably magnetic.How Kevin Bacon has used his ability to connect with people to give back and be of service to others, and the legacy he has created through these connections.Kevin Bacon's perspective on self-love and where he lands on a scale of 1-10, as well as a specific experience where he consciously employed charisma to establish a valuable connection.Subscribe to his podcast – Six Degrees with Kevin BaconFor more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Want more episodes with Hollywood's Greatest?Matt Damon – McConaughey – Crews –
64:36 25.09.23
Harnessing the Power of Stress & Anxiety | Dr. Wendy Suzuki
Do you recall the feeling of fear, dread, or uneasiness, often accompanied by sweating, restlessness, and a rapid heartbeat? If your brain said, “yes” to that, then you, my friend, have been a victim of anxiety.Dr. Wendy Suzuki is an award-winning professor of neuroscience and psychology at New York University where she studies the effects of physical activity and meditation on the brain. She is a passionate thought leader spreading the understanding of how we can use the principles of brain plasticity to maximize our brain’s performance and transform our lives for the better.Besides being a TED speaker, Dr. Wendy is also a best-selling author for her book, Healthy Brain, Happy Life. It is like a personal program to activate your brain and do everything better, which has also been made into a PBS special. Her latest book, Good Anxiety: Harnessing the Power of the Most Misunderstood Emotion, is now out in the stands for you guys to check out.In this episode you will learn,What the most common forms of anxiety are.How to reframe how you look at anxiety.The most effective ways you can manage anxiety.How love and social connection play a role in your anxiety, as well as your longevity.How to become comfortable with uncertainty and use it to your advantage.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Want to explore more ways to reduce anxiety?Dr. Sten Ekberg – Mark Hyman – Kyle Gillet – Jason Fung –
101:24 23.09.23
3 Key Secrets to Mastering Negotiation
Few skills can be more valuable in a wider variety of areas than negotiation can. From salary talks to landing top-tier clients to navigating a miscommunication with your spouse, learning how to negotiate can take you further than you might have ever thought was possible. In this special episode, we’re bringing together Tony Robbins, Daymond John, and Sara Blakely to share their origin stories and the lessons they learned from negotiating that led to their success.In this episode,Tony Robbins, entrepreneur, best-selling author, philanthropist, and the nation’s #1 life and business strategist, shares why your past do not equal your future.Daymond John, American businessman, investor, television personality, New York Times bestselling author, and motivational speaker, explains the simple process of getting started on your first business when you’re broke.Sara Blakely, businesswoman, philanthropist, and the founder of Spanx, explains why you don’t need a lot of money in order to be ultra successful and how ten minutes of someone’s time is all you need.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Original Episodes:Tony Robbins - John - Blakely -
55:27 22.09.23
Manifest ABUNDANCE: 5 Limiting Beliefs Blocking Your QUANTUM Breakthrough | Price Pritchett
Price Pritchett is one of the foremost experts on fast-growth strategies and breakthrough innovation. His book You² inspires readers to embrace a quantum leap mindset, emphasizing that success and transformation often require a radical shift in thinking rather than incremental efforts. With its unique and thought-provoking approach, You² encourages individuals to break free from limiting beliefs and conventional constraints to unlock their full potential and achieve extraordinary results.Buy Price’s book here - up for his Masterclass - this episode you will learn,The concept of limiting beliefs and how they significantly affect your potential for success.You will discover how limiting beliefs develop, whether they are primarily influenced by external factors or internal thoughts.You will explore the strategies people employ to make quantum leaps toward achieving their biggest dreams and ambitions.You will understand why simply "trying harder" may not always be the solution for achieving greater success.You will learn when to embark on your own quantum leap.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Want more financial freedom?Jaspreet Singh on thriving in a recession – Cardone’s habits of all millionaires –
81:46 20.09.23
THESE are the CHARACTER Traits Of Irresistible People | John Maxwell
John C. Maxwell is a #1 New York Times bestselling author, speaker, coach and leader who has sold more than 34 million books in fifty languages. He is the founder of Maxwell Leadership—the leadership development organization created to expand the reach of his principles of helping people lead powerful, positive change. Maxwell’s books and programs have been translated into 70 languages and have been used to train tens of millions of leaders in every nation. His work also includes that of the Maxwell Leadership Foundation and EQUIP, non-profit organizations that have impacted millions of adults and youth across the globe through values-based, people- centric leadership training. As an exclusive offer to the Lewis’s Podcast audience, John’s team is offering a limited-time discount on the book plus free shipping. Go to and use Promo Code LEWIS at checkout.Order John’s book, The 16 Laws of Communication - this episode you will learn,The character traits and habits that make people irresistible, understanding what draws others towards them effortlessly.The essential qualities that set exceptional leaders apart from their average counterparts, gaining insights into the traits that drive exceptional leadership.The significance of vulnerability in effective leadership and how leaders can effectively balance vulnerability with maintaining their authority.Clear distinctions between magnetic leadership and toxic leadership.Key principles and strategies in leadership that are often overlooked or underrated, providing you with a deeper understanding of what truly drives successful leadership.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Want more Irresistible Traits content?Vanessa Van Edwards: Ramani Durvasula: & Gottlieb:
71:09 18.09.23
Mastering Money to Thrive in a Recession
From prudent financial management to strategic investments, this episode covers a wide range of topics aimed at helping individuals and businesses navigate the challenges posed by a recession. Whether it's building a robust financial cushion, diversifying income streams, or adapting to market shifts, this episode offers a roadmap to not only endure recessionary periods but to seize opportunities for growth and prosperity.In this episode,Jaspreet Singh, also known as ‘The Minority Mindset’, tells us what he wishes we were all taught about money.Billionaire Ray Dalio shares his opinion on the most common investing mistakes people make during times of hardship.Rachel Rodgers, the founder of Hello Seven, explains why we need to be having different conversations around money in order to welcome financial abundance into our lives.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Full Episodes:Jaspreet Singh - Dalio - Rodgers -
51:32 15.09.23
Jameela Jamil: REVEALS the TRUTH about FAME, Cancel Culture & Learning to LOVE Yourself
Today we have a truly remarkable guest, Jameela Jamil, who is not only a talented actress but also a passionate advocate for self-love, body positivity, and mental health. Stay tuned for this powerful conversation on finding self-love and how to channel your own voice to be a force for positive change in the world!In 2018, Jameela launched a movement and allyship platform called I Weigh—a platform and community of change makers who come together to share ideas, experiences and ultimately mobilize activism; exploring social issues that stem from mental health to climate change to the representation of marginalized groups. this episode you will learn,The key principles behind cultivating self-love and body positivity, as Jameela Jamil shares her personal journey and insights.Effective strategies for harnessing your own voice and using it as a powerful tool for promoting positive change in your life and the world.Valuable insights into the importance of mental health and how to prioritize it in your daily life, drawing inspiration from Jameela's advocacy.The role of authenticity in personal growth and learn how embracing your true self can lead to a more fulfilling and purpose-driven life.Real-life stories and experiences from Jameela Jamil that illustrate the transformative power of self-love and self-acceptance, inspiring you to embark on your own journey towards self-discovery and empowerment.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960More SOG episodes on Radical Self Love & Acceptance:Jason Derulo – Brown – –
84:41 13.09.23
Narcissism: Your Ultimate Toolkit
Narcissists are master manipulators, and it’s incredibly tough to spot their intentions from the onset of getting to know them. It’s natural to want to give people the benefit of the doubt in situations, and narcissists take full advantage of the opportunity. In this episode, we’re going to walk through the ways you can spot, handle, and avoid narcissists in all your relationships. I’m excited to share this one with you all because I’ve seen the deep, sometimes lifelong damage that narcissists can do to their partners, their friends, and their family.In this episode you will learn,The Red Flags of Narcissism: Discover key personality traits and behaviors that are indicative of narcissism, helping you identify narcissists in your life more effectively.Effective Communication Strategies: Learn how to interact with narcissists and employ communication techniques that can defuse tense situations and minimize their impact on your well-being.Self-Preservation Techniques: Gain insights into self-care practices and boundary-setting strategies to protect yourself emotionally and mentally when dealing with narcissists.Navigating Relationships: Understand the various types of relationships where narcissists can be encountered, from personal to professional, and develop strategies for managing and minimizing their influence.Preventative Measures: Explore ways to proactively avoid getting entangled with narcissists, including tips on recognizing potential narcissistic individuals before they become a significant part of your life.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Full episodes:Vanessa Van Edwards: Ramani Durvasula: & Gottlieb:
58:19 11.09.23
Ramit Sethi's Key Money Habits for Financial Success
Ramit Sethi is a New York Times bestselling author of I Will Teach You To Be Rich and founder of He studied technology and psychology at Stanford and has helped over a million people live a “Rich Life.”Ramit shares tools and strategies to make the most out of your money no matter how much you make.He argues that you can buy as many lattes as you want and still be financially successful by focusing on the bigger picture.In this episode you will learn,The three biggest questions high earners askAbout the D to C PrincipleThe different “money dials” that people useThe incorrect assumption people make about high earnersThe mistake entrepreneurs often makeFor more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Want more financial freedom?Jaspreet Singh on thriving in a recession – Cardone’s habits of all millionaires –
54:44 09.09.23
Cedric The Entertainer: From Selling Insurance To Building a Comedic Empire
From his early days as a State Farm insurance agent to gracing the stages of Def Comedy Jam, from captivating audiences in stand-up comedy to bringing beloved characters to life on the big screen, Cedric's journey is nothing short of extraordinary. And today, we're here to dive deep into the world of comedy, huge success and how you yourself can find your voice and achieve great success.Cedric Antonio Kyles, better known by his stage name Cedric “The Entertainer,” is an Executive Producer, Director, Actor, Comedian, and now – a Novelist. Over the course of a career spanning 30 years, he has solidified his status as one of the world’s premier performers on the stage, in film, and on television. In this episode you will learn,What makes someone undeniably magnetic and entertaining.How to break from destructive habits and live the life of your dreams.The mindset shifts necessary to move from a traditional career path to one in entertainment.The lifestyle sacrifices of a top-tier performer.How to speak to an ever-changing audience from a place of authenticity.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960More SOG episodes with our favorite comedians:Bert Kreischer: Andrew Schulz: 
61:08 08.09.23
Pioneering Your Path & Achieving Entrepreneurial Greatness
The Summit of Greatness is back! Buy your tickets today – – James Clear’s book, Atomic Habits: An Easy and Proven Way to Build Good Habits and Break Bad Ones is an awesome source of information, and it’s been many years in the making. In fact, James Clear told me about how this book (and his writing career as a whole) is really the result of his taking his own advice.Jaspreet Singh, otherwise known as the Minority Mindset, is a qualified attorney, investor, and CEO of both Market Briefs and Market Insider. Although he didn’t receive any formal financial education, he is on a mission to make financial education fun and accessible. His brand has helped countless people get out of debt, start investing, and create a plan for building wealth.For more than 25 years, Sukhinder Singh Cassidy has been a leading tech entrepreneur and CEO who’s grown, scaled, and advised for companies like Google, Amazon, and more. She’s currently the Founder and Chairman of theBoardlist, a talent marketplace focused on putting diverse leaders into key executive positions. She also serves on the board of directors at Urban Outfitters and Upstart. Guy Raz has been studying entrepreneurs for several years. You may know him as the voice of the incredible podcast How I Built This on NPR. I was so excited to have him on The School of Greatness to give his insight on the world of entrepreneurship and what sets successful entrepreneurs apart.In this episode you will learn,The key factor that distinguishes exceptional entrepreneurs and sets them on a path to success.Whether achieving success or maintaining it poses a greater challenge and what it takes to excel in both aspects.The motivations behind individuals in business, whether they prioritize the mission or financial gains.The significance of failure in the entrepreneurial journey and how it contributes to personal and professional growth.Common misconceptions surrounding the entrepreneurial lifestyle and gain insights into the realities of being an entrepreneur.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Links to full episodes:James Clear – Singh – Singh Cassidy – Raz –
56:45 06.09.23
Dr Joe Dispenza on Rewiring Your Brain to Heal Itself
The Summit of Greatness is back! Buy your tickets today – – Dr Joe’s passion can be found at the intersection of the latest findings from the fields of neuroscience, epigenetics, and quantum physics to explore the science behind spontaneous remissions. He integrates that knowledge to teach people how to heal their bodies of health conditions, make significant changes in their lives, and evolve their consciousness. Since 2010, he has partnered with scientists and universities to perform extensive research on the effects that meditation has on the brain and body. During his advanced retreats around the world, his team has gathered more than 18,000 brain scans (quantitative QEEG) and 10,000 heart-rate variability measurements (HRV) to correlate the effects that sustained elevated emotions and self-regulation have on heart and brain function, immune response, and overall mind-body health. He and his team have also studied gene expression, protein regulation, immune response, neurotransmitter changes, telomere length, and variations in bioactive cellular metabolic particles in both novice and advanced meditators. As a New York Times best-selling author, researcher, lecturer, and corporate consultant, Dr Joe’s research has led him to develop a practical formula to help people transform their lives.Dr Dispenza's latest findings have the potential to transform your understanding of meditation's impact on immunity. Dive into the science behind it and unlock the secrets to enhancing your well-being.Explore Dr Joe Dispenza's research milestone on meditation's profound influence on immunity in his latest blog post: Read Here.For an even deeper dive into the scientific details, explore the research paper directly: Access the Research Paper.In this episode you will learn,Why so many people struggle to heal themselves, and how important the mind and body connection is to long term peace and abundance.How to define balance and wholeness for yourself, and tips to live more in alignment.Three types of stress and the impact they have on our nervous system.The power of visualization when searching for meaning and peace in your life.The root cause for so many of our chronic health issues, and the necessary steps you should take to address them.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Want more from Dr Joe Dispenza?Control Your Mind – Free From Addiction – Financial Abundance – Limitless –
84:30 04.09.23
Science-Backed Strategies for Lasting Weight Loss
The Summit of Greatness is back! Buy your tickets today – – Have you ever wondered what foods are actually good for you and what foods you should avoid? Today 4 experts come together to share science-backed strategies for achieving sustainable weight loss. Through their diverse perspectives, the experts discuss the complexities of nutrition, the influence of societal factors on our understanding of food, and the importance of a holistic approach to health that considers both the physical and mental aspects. Their collective insights provide valuable guidance for individuals seeking effective and lasting weight loss solutions.Dr. Sten Ekberg, shares information that helps to take away the nutrition guess work. Dr. Ekberg is a former decathlon athlete who competed in the 1992 Summer Olympics for Sweden and was a Swedish decathlete National Record holder. Sten won the Swedish Championship in both decathlon and heptathlon. Ekberg currently resides in the United States where he works as a chiropractor and nutritionist at his office Wellness For Life in Cumming, Georgia.Dr. Mark Hyman, M.D. is the founder and medical director of the UltraWellness Center, Director of the Cleveland Clinical Center for Functional Medicine, and the Chairman of the Board of the Institute for Functional Medicine. He is a New York Times bestselling author with books like 10-Day Detox Diet and Eat Fat, Get Thin. His latest book Food: What The Heck Should I Eat? provides an explanation of the nutritional science around food and why the political, environmental, economic and social issues corrupt our understanding of food.Dr. Kyle Gillet is a dual-board Certified MD in Obesity Medicine and Family Medicine. His practice includes preventative medicine, aesthetics, sports medicine, hormone optimization, obstetrics and infertility, integrative medicine, and precision medicine including genomics. He believes that each human is a unique creation that requires attention to their body, mind, and soul to achieve optimal health.Dr. Jason Fung, MD, is a Toronto-based nephrologist and a world-leading expert in intermittent fasting and low-carb diets. He is also the bestselling author of The Diabetes Code, The Obesity Code, and The Complete Guide to Fasting, and the creator of the Intensive Dietary Management program as well as co-founder of The Fasting Method.In this episode you will learn,What foods you should avoid at all costs.How to adjust your diet to optimize your hormones.The connection between sleep and weight loss.The issue with counting calories and alternative weight loss gimmicks.The top 5 foods to eat for a healthier life.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Listen to the full episodes:Dr. Sten Ekberg – Mark Hyman – Kyle Gillet – Jason Fung –
62:53 01.09.23
5 Money Habits: What The Rich Use to Make More w/ Jen Sincero
Jen will be speaking at The Summit of Greatness this year! Don’t miss out! Buy your tickets today – – In the episode, Jen delves into key takeaways, including the profound influence of the words we speak on our reality. She highlights the concept of money as a dynamic form of energy and life force, shedding light on its deeper significance. Jen emphasizes the pivotal role of a resilient and empowered mindset as the cornerstone for leading an exceptional life. She underscores the importance of self-awareness in shaping thoughts, behaviors, and beliefs for personal and professional advancement.Jen Sincero is a #1 New York Times bestselling author, speaker and motivational cattle prod who’s helped countless people transform their personal and professional lives via her products, speaking engagements, newsletters, seminars and books. Her #1 New York Times bestseller, You Are a Badass®: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life (2013), has remained on the NY Times bestseller list for over five years, has sold over 5 million copies worldwide, is available in over 40 languages, and continues to grow in popularity around the globe.In this episode you will learn,To what extent words you speak have a profound impact on your reality.How money is a form of energy and life force.Why cultivating a resilient and empowered mindset is the foundation for leading an extraordinary life.Why developing a keen awareness of your thoughts, behaviors, and beliefs is essential for personal and professional growth.Why desiring money is not the same as being greedy.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Want more School of Greatness episodes like this one?Bruce Lipton on Manifestation: Dispenza on the Law of Attraction:
73:06 30.08.23
Why 70% of Relationships End in The First Year w/ Sadia Khan
The Summit of Greatness is back! Buy your tickets today – – After graduating in psychology and completing masters in developmental psychology Sadia began teaching in inner London schools amongst children of deprived backgrounds. She then went on to teach privileged students in Dubai and noticed not only the economic but psychological advantage wealth provides children when their parents can access therapy. Sadia decided to complete her studies in psychotherapy and decided to post a few videos online mainly to make therapy accessible to those who may struggle to afford it and to make therapy more digestible to those who may not understand the concept. The videos blew up and changed her career path to online therapist, podcaster and content creator racking over 100 million views online.In this episode you will learn,The #1 reason why men and women struggle to keep relationships and why narcissistic behaviors are so prevalent in dating today.Why women cheat more than men and the root cause of infidelity.The importance of self control when searching for a long term relationship.Practical advice to enhance your dating confidence, providing you with strategies to feel more self-assured on a first date.Strategies to handle commitment issues, enabling you to navigate this critical phase of relationships and lay the groundwork for a strong and enduring partnership.Buy Sadia's book - more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Want more relationship episodes like this one?Sheleana Aiyana - Howes solo episode on relationships -
53:39 28.08.23
Matthew Hussey's Expert Tips for Attracting and Maintaining True Love
The Summit of Greatness is back! Buy your tickets today – – On today’s episode of The School of Greatness, I talk about the key to lasting relationships with an international guru of the dating and relationship-coaching scene: Matthew Hussey. Hussey emphasizes the importance of active listening, empathetic understanding, and clear expression of feelings. He highlights that genuine communication forms the foundation of strong partnerships and helps resolve conflicts constructively.Matthew Hussey is a speaker, New York Times Bestselling author, columnist for Cosmopolitan Magazine, and dating expert on ABC’s digital series What To Text Him Back.  His corporate clients include Hugo Boss, The Perfume Shop, Virgin Gyms, Procter & Gamble, Bare Escentuals, U.S. legal giant Weil Gotshal & Manges, and global management consultants Accenture. 50,000 women have attended his live events and he has reached over 10 million online.In this episode you will learn,About “activation energy” and how dating apps destroy itWhy space is so important when navigating a disputeAbout the “castle” metaphor and why you need to build togetherWhy the “trash cans” define your relationship more than the highlightsThe four stages of all relationshipsThe first step you can do to get out of the weeds of singlehoodFor more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Want more relationship episodes like this one?Sheleana Aiyana - Howes solo episode on relationships -
86:13 26.08.23
Mastering Peak Performance Through Intermittent Fasting
The Summit of Greatness is back! Buy your tickets today – – Dr. Alan Goldhamer is one of the world’s leading experts on medically supervised,  water-only fasting. Articulate, inspiring, and energetic, he is a frequent lecturer and speaker on fasting, diet, and treatment of chronic diseases to achieve optimum health.Dr. Jason Fung, MD, is a Toronto-based nephrologist and a world-leading expert in intermittent fasting and low-carb diets. He is also the bestselling author of The Diabetes Code, The Obesity Code, and The Complete Guide to Fasting, and the creator of the Intensive Dietary Management program as well as co-founder of The Fasting Method.Sal Di Stefano emphasizes that fasting is not about deprivation or extreme restriction. Instead, he underscores the importance of finding a fasting routine that aligns with an individual's lifestyle and goals.. In this episode you will learn,The importance of intermittent fasting.The biggest myth about the Ketogenic Diet.How our mental health affects our physical health.The mindset you should have to start pursuing better health and fitness habits. Why the burning calories strategy to losing weight is a losing battle.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Listen to the full episodes from each guest:Dr. Alan Goldhammer - Jason Fung - Di Stefano -
57:55 25.08.23
Jiu Jitsu Master: Unlock Confidence and Achieve Balance with These Principles w/ Rener Gracie
The Summit of Greatness is back! Buy your tickets today – – Today, we have the privilege of hosting a truly remarkable individual whose life story is intertwined with the very fabric of martial arts and combat sports. Please join us in welcoming World Champion, Rener Gracie, a name synonymous with Brazilian jiu-jitsu and a legacy that stretches back to the roots of the UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship). Stick around as we discuss how being a MMA World Champion has shaped his views on confidence while finding peace and balance.In this episode you will learn,Core Principles of Jiu-Jitsu Philosophy: Gain insights into the foundational principles of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu philosophy as presented in Rener Gracie's new book, "32 Principles," and understand how these principles can be applied not only on the mat but also in various aspects of life.Life Lessons from Jiu-Jitsu: Learn how the principles of Jiu-Jitsu can translate into valuable life lessons, covering topics such as problem-solving, adaptability, humility, and the importance of a growth mindset, all of which contribute to personal development and success.Holistic Approach to Wellness: Discover how Rener Gracie's book promotes a holistic approach to wellness, combining physical fitness with mental and emotional well-being, and understand how these principles can lead to a more balanced and fulfilling lifestyle.Effective Communication and Conflict Resolution: Explore how Jiu-Jitsu principles can be applied to communication and conflict resolution, teaching listeners effective strategies for resolving conflicts, maintaining healthy relationships, and fostering understanding.Self-Defense and Empowerment: Learn about the empowerment that comes from understanding self-defense techniques and concepts, and how these principles can empower individuals to feel safer, more confident, and better prepared to navigate challenging situations in everyday life.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Want more episodes like this one?Shaolin Master, Shi Heng Yi - Masterclass on Self-Discipline with 5 Navy SEALs -
72:55 23.08.23
Adam Carolla's Guide to Overcoming Adversity and Finding Your Voice
The Summit of Greatness is back! Buy your tickets today – – Adam Carolla is a well-known comedian, podcast host, actor, and author. He gained fame as the co-host of the radio and television show "Loveline" and later became a prominent figure in the podcasting world with "The Adam Carolla Show," one of the most downloaded podcasts. Carolla's humor often touches on controversial subjects, and he is known for his candid and unfiltered approach.This conversation delves into the significance of embracing criticism and offers advice to aspiring comedians and podcasters: prioritize authentic expression over fearing consequences. This episode also highlights how cancel culture can lead to self-censorship and encourages reflection on instances where external pressures influenced content choices. In this episode you will learn,Balancing Controversy and Humor: Striking a balance between discussing sensitive subjects and maintaining a comedic tone is key to navigating potential backlash.Handling Criticism: Embracing criticism is important. Advice for aspiring comedians/podcasters: Don't fear consequences, focus on authentic expression.Avoiding Self-Censorship: Cancel culture can lead to self-censorship. Reflect on instances where external pressures influenced content choices.Maintaining Authenticity: Staying true to oneself and comedic style requires resisting external influences and staying genuine.Audience Engagement: Authenticity and addressing controversial topics can foster a loyal fan base by resonating with listeners seeking genuine discussions and perspectives.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960More SOG episodes with two of our favorite comedians:Bert Kreischer: Schulz:
78:05 21.08.23
Aging in Reverse & Debunking Common Health Myths
The Summit of Greatness is back! Buy your tickets today – – Peter Attia discusses why we’re living longer, but our quality of life is decreasing. Aging often comes with significant physical problems that are increasingly tough to deal with. As we get older, we may develop knee or hip problems, hearing or vision loss, or even memory problems. These things have a significant impact on our lives and our families — so how can we stay healthier longer?Mark Sisson is a decorated endurance athlete who used to race competitively in triathlons and qualified for the Olympic marathon team. He has decades of experience in what works and what doesn’t when it comes to diet and workouts for optimal performance. His bestselling book, The Primal Blueprint, is centered on the idea that when we get our bodies to burn fat instead of sugar or carbs, we function the way we were built to.Rich Roll battled alcohol addiction from the age of 17 to 31. When he finally went to a treatment center, he spent 100 days there, instead of the typical 28 days. But it changed his life, and he never returned to his previous bad habits. When he got out of the treatment center, he pursued a career most people would consider ideal and made a great living. The problem was, it wasn’t the life he wanted, and it physically took a toll on him.Dr. Nicole LePera is a Holistic Psychologist who believes that mental wellness is for everyone. She evolved her more traditional training from Cornell University and The New School to one that acknowledges the connection between the mind and body. Dr. LePera founded the Mindful Healing Center in Center City Philadelphia where she works with individuals, couples, and families taking gut health, sleep, movement, cellular health, belief, and mindfulness into treatment.In this episode you will learn,Which diseases are killing people the most and what to do about it.How we are going about medicine the wrong way.The four pillars of being a kick-ass 100-year-old.What are the three main pieces of our healthspan are.What things are attributing to bad sleeping patterns.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Peter Attia’s full episode - Sisson’s full episode - Roll’s full episode - Nicole Lepera’s full episode -
57:49 18.08.23
Mark Manson’s 3 Harsh Truths About Love EP 1485
The Summit of Greatness is back! Buy your tickets today – – Mark is the three-time #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck, as well as other titles. His books have sold around 20 million copies, been translated into more than 65 languages, and reached number one in more than a dozen countries. In 2023, a feature film about his life and ideas was released worldwide by Universal Pictures.In this episode you will learn,Why the idea of "soulmates" and finding "the one" is a misguided approach to relationshipsThe factors that are truly crucial for building lasting and meaningful connections with partners.Strategies for couples to maintain a sense of independence while nurturing a deep emotional bondAddressing the possibility of falling in love with someone who holds conflicting life goals or beliefs and discussing methods to foster understanding and growthThe importance of creating a safe space for open and honest conversations in relationships and how to achieve thisFor more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Want more relationship episodes like this one?Sheleana Aiyana - Howes solo episode on relationships -
75:27 16.08.23
The Diet Hacks To Improve Brain Function, Improve Relationships & Live Longer w/ Shawn Stevenson EP 1484
The Summit of Greatness is back! Buy your tickets today – – Shawn Stevenson is a bestselling author and the creator of The Model Health Show, featured as the #1 health podcast in the U.S. with millions of listener downloads each year. A graduate of The University of Missouri—St. Louis, Shawn studied business, biology, and nutritional science and went on to be the founder of Advanced Integrative Health Alliance, a company that provides wellness services for individuals and organizations worldwide. Shawn has been featured in Forbes, Fast Company, Muscle & Fitness, ABC News, ESPN, and many other major media outlets. He is also a frequent keynote speaker for numerous organizations, universities, and conferences.In this episode you will learn,The number one reason why healthy habit changes often fail to work long-term for most people.How metabolism and its intricate functioning impact sustainable habit changes.The profound influence of food on brain health and cognitive functions.Identifying popular foods that are damaging to brain health.The primary nutrient crucial for brain health and cognition.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Want more health-focused episodes like this one?Michael Pollan - Jeffrey Bland -
96:00 14.08.23
Inky Johnson’s 5 Powerful Mindset Strategies for Conquering Life's Challenges & Embracing Abundance EP 1483
Inky will be speaking at The Summit of Greatness this year! Don’t miss out! Buy your tickets today – – Husband, father, collegiate athlete, entrepreneur and author, Inky Johnson is one of the most highly sought after speakers in the world. For over a decade, executives, professional sports teams, business owners and people all over have benefited from the raw energy of his thought provoking and inspirational presentations.Inky was a three year letterman and two year captain on the football team at The University of Tennessee, where he started as a cornerback. Unfortunately, on September 9th, 2006, he sustained a life threatening, career ending injury that paralyzed his right arm and hand. From that day to present day Inky has had a burning desire to use his situation and experiences to add value to peoples’ lives.In this episode you will learn,How not to take each day for granted.How to extract the positive from adversity.How your attitude can drive your performance.How to enjoy every aspect of life.How to manage all of the different emotions that come from painful experiences.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Want more School of Greatness episodes like this one?Bruce Lipton on Manifestation: Dispenza on the Law of Attraction:
93:17 12.08.23
From Doubt to Dominance & The Science of Cultivating Confidence EP 1482
The Summit of Greatness is back! Buy your tickets today – – Shaolin Master Shi Heng Yi emphasizes the importance of balancing physical, mental, and spiritual well-being. He shares practical techniques for cultivating mindfulness, managing stress, and staying focused in a world filled with distractions. His teachings encourage listeners to reconnect with their inner selves, fostering a sense of purpose and direction.Ed Mylett explains that visualizing success and using affirmations can rewire the subconscious mind, making it more receptive to self-assurance and optimism. He provides practical tips for incorporating these techniques into daily routines.Simon Sinek addresses the role of mindset in cultivating confidence. He encourages listeners to adopt a growth mindset, which entails viewing failures and setbacks as opportunities for learning and improvement. By reframing their perceptions of challenges, individuals can avoid being paralyzed by fear and instead use adversity to fuel their confidence-building journey.Evy Poumpouras’s insights on body language and nonverbal communication as tools for exuding confidence. She provides practical tips on using posture, gestures, and eye contact to convey self-assuredness in various situations, whether it's during public speaking, job interviews, or everyday interactions.In this episode you will learn,4 mindset hacks to gain more confidence.How to take control of negative emotions.The benefits of breathwork in high stress situations to regain confidence and poise.How to visualize the future of your dreams and confidently pursue your greatness.The common traits of all confident and successful leaders.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Shi Heng Yi’s full episode: Mylett’s full episode: Sinek’s full episode: Poumpouras’s full episode:
60:22 11.08.23
Neuroscientist Reveals How Your Mind Blocks Love w/ Caroline Leaf EP 1481
The Summit of Greatness is back! Buy your tickets today – – Born in South Africa, Dr. Caroline Leaf is the bestselling author of such books as Switch on Your Brain, Think Learn Succeed, and Cleaning Up Your Mental Mess. Since the 1980s, she has researched the mind-brain connection, the nature of mental health, and the formation of memory. She was one of the first in her field to study how the brain can change (neuroplasticity) with directed mind input.During her years in clinical practice and her work with thousands of underprivileged teachers and students in South Africa and the USA, she developed her theory Geodesic Information Processing theory of how we think, build memory, and learn into tools and processes that have transformed the lives of hundreds of thousands of individuals with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE), learning disabilities (ADD, ADHD), autism, dementias and mental ill-health issues like anxiety and depression.In this episode you will learn,How our brains are wired for love and its impact on attracting a healthy romantic partner.The influence of childhood trauma versus a solid foundation in shaping our ability to find love.Gender differences in how the male and female brains are wired for love.Exploring whether our current wiring for love is different from our innate nature.Strategies for healing ourselves before entering a relationship.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960More relationship building advice from some of our favorite relationship experts:Esther Perel: Jenkins: Hussey: 
75:57 09.08.23
Jeezy: Escaping the Streets, Building a Music Empire & Manifesting Lessons from Jay Z, Kanye West & Rihanna! EP 1480
The Summit of Greatness is back! Buy your tickets today – – With more than a dozen RIAA gold, platinum, and multi-platinum hits to his credit, JEEZY, the Atlanta pioneer of hip-hop’s dominant trap genre, has amassed over 6.5 billion catalog streams, and over 960 million YouTube channel views. 2020 marked the 15th anniversary of Let’s Get It: Thug Motivation 101, his seminal RIAA platinum Def Jam label debut LP. It entered the Rap and R&B charts at #1 (#2 on the pop side), and immortalized trap music with the double-platinum #1 hit “Soul Survivor” featuring Akon.In this episode you will learn,Overcoming self-doubt and finding one's unique voice as an aspiring artist.Maintaining courage to share unique ideas despite the fear of judgment and criticism.Drawing parallels between creative expression in art and innovation in business.Embracing failure as a natural part of the creative process and learning from it.The power of collaboration with other artists in pushing creative boundaries.Buy Jeezy’s book: more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Want more School of Greatness episodes like this one?Bruce Lipton on Manifestation: Dispenza on the Law of Attraction:
86:15 07.08.23
From Worthiness to Wealth: Expert Advice for Tough Financial Times EP 1479
The Summit of Greatness is back! Buy your tickets today – – Rachel Rodgers is the founder of Hello Seven, a multi-million dollar company that teaches you how to earn more money and build wealth. In this episode, we discuss how to feel worthy if you’re going through a difficult financial situation, how everyone can become a millionaire and the fastest way to do it, why it’s so difficult for people to be transparent about money.Ray Dalio is the Founder, Co-Chairman, and Co-Chief Investment Officer of Bridgewater Associates, the fifth most important private company in the U.S., according to Fortune magazine. Forbes named him the 69th richest person in the world, and he has been called the “Steve Jobs of Investing” by Wired magazine, and named one of the top 100 Most Influential People by TIME magazine. Chris Hogan is a best-selling author and America’s leading voice on retirement, investing, and building wealth. His goal is to help as many people as possible avoid financial traps and set their families up for the future. For more than a decade Chris has served at Ramsey Solutions and spreads a message of hope to audiences across the country. Grant Cardone is the author of eight business books, thirteen business programs, and is the CEO of seven privately held companies. Forbes calls him one of the top social media business influencers in the world. Seriously, this guy knows how to maximize growth and success.In this episode you will learn,How to feel worthy if you’re going through a difficult financial situation.How everyone can become a millionaire and the fastest way to do it.Why it’s so difficult for people to be transparent about money.The most important conversations to have around money.The 3 things to know to develop a millionaire mindset.For more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960Rachel Rodgers full episode: Dalio’s full episode: Hogan’s full episode: Cardone’s full episode:
53:52 04.08.23
Simon Sinek: Is A.I. a Threat to Human Connection? EP 1478
The Summit of Greatness is back! Buy your tickets today – – Simon is a spark that ignites passion and ideas. He envisions a world in which the vast majority of people wake up every single morning inspired, feel safe wherever they are, and end the day fulfilled by the work they do. As an unshakeable optimist, he believes in our ability to build this world together. A trained ethnographer, Simon is fascinated by the people and organizations that make the greatest and longest lasting impact. Over the years, he has discovered some remarkable patterns about how they think, act, and communicate, and also the environments in which people operate at their natural best. In this episode you will learn,How to strike a balance between AI and empathy in relationshipsThe importance of critical thinking in the age of AIHow to use AI responsibly and ethically in your work and personal lifeWhy boundaries are so important for every kind of relationshipHow to avoid in-person isolation in a time where virtual connection is effortlessFor more information go to more Greatness text PODCAST to +1 (614) 350-3960More relationship building advice from some of our favorite relationship experts:Esther Perel: Jenkins:
93:27 02.08.23