Dan Pink

We got to speak to Dan Pink on the eve of the release of his brand new book, ‘When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing’. We read and reviewed Dan’s book Drive back in 2016 as one of our very first episodes, then more recently … Continue readingDan Pink

Dan Ariely [Author of: ‘Predictably Irrational’]

Dan Ariely. Absolute legend. Author of ‘Predictably Irrational’, ‘The Upside of Irrationality’, ‘The Honest Truth About Dishonesty’ (which was made into a Netflix documentary called (Dis)Honesty: The Truth About Lies), ‘Payoff’ and his latest book, ‘Dollars & Sense’. We shared a few red wines, a … Continue readingDan Ariely [Author of: ‘Predictably Irrational’]

Naomi Simson [Author of: ‘Ready To Soar’ and ‘Live What You Love’]

Naomi Simson is the founder of RedBalloon, a ‘shark’ on Shark Tank Australia, Australia #1 LinkedIn profile with over 2.4m followers, and the author of the books ‘Ready To Soar’ and ‘Live What You Love’.   In this episode, we talk about: – The skills … Continue readingNaomi Simson [Author of: ‘Ready To Soar’ and ‘Live What You Love’]

Joel Bakan [Author of: ‘The Corporation’]

Joel Bakan is the author of the books ‘The Corporation’ and ‘Childhood Under Siege’. The Corporation (the last book we read and reviewed) talks about how the structure of large companies essentially forces them to focus purely on profit and disregard any other obligations or responsibilities they … Continue readingJoel Bakan [Author of: ‘The Corporation’]

Frans Johansson

We got the opportunity to speak to Frans Johansson, the author of The Medici Effect and The Click Moment. We spoke about both of these books, and our discussion spanned uncertainty, purposeful bets, click moments, doubling down, innovation, and a whole lot more. Frans is … Continue readingFrans Johansson

Chris Guillebeau [Author: ‘Side Hustle’ and ‘The $100 Startup’]

Chris Guillebeau is the author of ‘The $100 Startup’, ‘Born For This’, ‘The Happiness of Pursuit’, ‘The Art of Non-Comformity’, and is about to release his brand new book ‘Side Hustle’. He hosts the daily podcast ‘Side Hustle School’ which you can find wherever you’re … Continue readingChris Guillebeau [Author: ‘Side Hustle’ and ‘The $100 Startup’]

Andy Molinsky [Author of: ‘Reach’ and ‘Global Dexterity’]

Our interview with Andy Molinsky, the author of ‘Reach’ and ‘Global Dexterity’. We delve deeper into the ideas of getting outside your comfort zone as we discussed on our previous episode, our review of the best bits of Andy’s book Reach. We also talk about Andy’s … Continue readingAndy Molinsky [Author of: ‘Reach’ and ‘Global Dexterity’]