Don’t Wait. Light Up the Night with Peter Dinklage

Are you facing a change that you’re not sure you have the courage or permission to face? On today’s episode of the Pick the Brain Podcast we’ll hear an inspiring speech from Peter Dinklage about his experience working at a data processing company for several years, almost abandoning his dream of becoming a successful actor, which is what he is today.

Show Notes:

Original Speech from Peter Dinklage at Bennington College

5 Rules to Follow to Find Your Spark

Are you someone who always sees what’s in the way of what you want instead of what you actually want? Today’s show features a segment of Simon Sinek’s speech from UshersNewLook, a foundation empowering and preparing youths for leadership. Simon gives his 5 rules for following your spark and inspires us to go after what we want out of life.

Show Notes:

Source – Original Video

Tips for Managing Stress and Feeling Overwhelmed

In today’s world it’s easy to feel overwhelmed and stressed out by daily responsibilities, career and family obligations, as well as everything else that seems to come our way. In this episode Erin and Jeremy will discuss tips for managing stress in a stressful world from Prince Ea as well as techniques to help us calm our minds while we’re trying to fall asleep.

Show Notes:

Prince Ea’s How to Get Rid of Stress in 60 Seconds

PTB Article: Too Stressed to Sleep? Here’s How to Relax

Free Yourself From Being a Slave to Money

Are you a slave to money? Many people feel like they are. It might not be fun to talk about but money is one of the most important topics that we need to address in order to have a successful life. Ack, just thinking about the topic of money turns people’s stomach – but it doesn’t have to. In this episode Erin and Jeremy discuss tactics to free yourself from feeling like a slave to money and how to keep it from damaging your most important relationships.

Show Notes:

PTB Article: Are You a Slave to Money?

PTB Article: Don’t Let Finances Ruin Your Relationship

Finding True Vision: How the Blind Can Lead the Blind

Today’s show features an incredible message from speaker Vera Jones (verasvoiceworks.com) on her experience with finding your true vision. Vera is a hall of fame athlete, broadcaster, and speaker whose experience as a mother taught her incredible lessons about the blind leading the blind.

Show Notes:

Full Speech: How the Blind Can Lead the Blind

Vera Jones

The Incredible Power of Momentum

There is one quality that might be one of the most underrated topics in making progress in your life. That quality is MOMENTUM. In this episode Erin and Jeremy will discuss the incredible power of momentum and discuss a few game changing products that can help you get the ball rolling to getting what you want out of life.

Show Notes:

PTB Article: The Psychology of Momentum

PTB Article: 9 Game Changing Products to Improve the Quality of Your Life

Get Motivated: Special Episode Monday Mix

Are you ready to GET MOTIVATED?! On this special episode of the podcast we will be featuring a mix put together by Youtuber Motiversity which features music and clips from Tony Robbins, Les Brown, Steve Jobs, and other inspirational voices that will  kick us into gear and inspire us to rise and grind. Ready…set…GO!!!

Show Notes:

Source: Rise and Grind Motivational Mix

“Thank God I Got Fired” – Lisa Kudrow

Sometimes life happens. For many people that’s getting fired from their job, missing out on opportunities, or even having friends betray you. Often times however, those events can lead you down a path that you would have never found had you not experienced those events. Today we’ll hear from actress Lisa Kudrow on why she’s happy she was fired.

The Funny Relationship Between Success and Failure

Often there’s an all too close relationship between success and failure. Sometimes you don’t know what’s going to be the thing that makes you successful or the thing that’s going to be your next failure. On today’s show we’ll hear an excerpt from one of the most successful and funny people on the planet, Will Ferrell.

Show Notes:
Will Ferrell’s Commencement Address

3 Steps for an Incredible Life with Oprah Winfrey

On this episode of the Pick the Brain Podcast we’ll hear from one of the most influential women to ever live, Oprah Winfrey. Oprah has three steps that she feels is critical for building an incredible life – steps that she attributes to her massive success. And as always Erin and Jeremy break down the most important points at the end of the show!

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