Michael Shermer

Michael Shermer is the founder of the Skeptic Society, which boasts over 55,000 members today. He is also the editor-in-chief of Skeptic Magazine. Skepticism means viewing the world through a rational eye, always looking for scientific evidence to support or refute new claims, and always … Continue readingMichael Shermer

Greg McKeown

Greg McKeown is the author of the book ‘Essentialism’. In this episode, we talk about: – The ‘Busy’ Bubble – Elon Musk’s ‘First Principles Thinking’ – How we can be less ‘busy’ but more productive – How employees can apply the principles of Essentialism even … Continue readingGreg McKeown

Dan Heath

We spoke to Dan Heath, one half of the Heath Brothers, who wrote two books we read and loved (Switch & The Power of Moments), as well as Made to Stick and Decisive which we are yet to read (but certainly will soon!). Aside from … Continue readingDan Heath

Kevin Kelly

We spoke to Kevin Kelly, author of The Inevitable, to find out all of te thing that are coming in the next three decades. KK describes the ’12 technological forces’ that will shape our future, and we spent the first half of the interview talking … Continue readingKevin Kelly

Doctor Karl

We headed to Dr Karl’s place and had one of the most fascinating conversations of our lives. Probably the smartest and most curious dude we’ve ever met, Karl certainly taught us a thing or two. We covered: – the downside of Adam Jones quitting coffee … Continue readingDoctor Karl

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

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

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’]