Self Mastery

Create the best self imaginable
All great change begins with you. In this section, we discuss the thoughts, principles and behaviors that make up your life—from the habits that form your routine to the beliefs that shape your decisions. Here we explore the deeper foundations of productivity, empowerment and identity.

Bruce Feiler | The Lie We’ve Been Taught About Life and How to Prepare for Lifequakes


In today’s episode, we cover the myth of linear success with Bruce Feiler. Bruce is the author of seven New York Times bestsellers, the presenter of two prime-time series on PBS, and the inspiration for the drama series Council of Dads on NBC. Many of us have grown up with a misconception about how life is “supposed to go” – … Read More


in Art of Personal Development, Finding Your Purpose, Life Hacks, Podcast, Self Mastery

Toolbox: The Myth About Friendship and 3 Ways to Make a Deeper Connection


In today’s episode, we cover emotional connection with Michael Herold. Michael is the instructor for the Art of Charm’s Core Confidence program and uses evidence-based psychotherapy to help clients overcome their social anxiety and become the best versions of themselves. In today’s data-driven world, many of us are struggling to connect with those around us because we don’t know how … Read More


in Art of Personal Development, Lifestyle, Making Friends, Podcast, Profiles of Success, Self Mastery, Toolbox Episodes

Geoff Woods | Why Discipline is a Lie & The Billion Dollar Secret to Achieving Your Goals Faster


In today’s episode, we cover prioritization with Geoff Woods. Geoff is the Vice President of The ONE Thing and the host of The ONE Thing podcast which is in the top 5% of all podcasts in the world. Many of us get distracted by everything we think we have to do and all the directions other people pull us in, … Read More


in Art of Personal Development, Empowerment, Finding Your Purpose, Life Hacks, Lifestyle, Podcast, Productivity, Self Mastery

J. Douglas Holladay | How to Redefine Success for a Fulfilling Life


In today’s episode, we rethink the definition of success with J Douglas Holladay. Doug is the founder and CEO of Path North, a Georgetown University professor, former White House advisor, and the author of Rethinking Success: Eight Essential Practices for Finding Meaning in Work and Life. In an age when more and more people are finding themselves trapped by the … Read More


in Art of Personal Development, Finding Your Purpose, Podcast, Self Mastery

Jen Gottlieb and Chris Winfield | The Art of Being a Super Connector


In today’s episode, we cover connecting and commitment with Jenn Gottlieb and Chris Winfield. Jenn and Chris are the founders of Super Connector Media and have helped hundreds of humans master the art of connection. Connecting with people takes intentional effort, but where should that effort go in today’s digital age, what can you do to take the pressure off … Read More


in Building A Connection, Connecting, Making Friends, Networking, Podcast, Podcasts, Self Mastery

Gary John Bishop | The Art of Being Wise AF


In today’s episode, we cover assertive self-talk with Gary John Bishop. Gary is one of the world’s leading personal development experts and the author of New York Times best-seller, Unfu*k Yourself: Get Out of Your Head and into Your Life. How you talk to yourself can mean the difference between success and failure, but what is the “right way” to … Read More


in Art of Business, Art of Personal Development, Confidence, Life Hacks, Podcast, Self Mastery

John Mackey | The Art of Conscious Leadership


In today’s episode, we cover conscious leadership with John Mackey. John is the CEO and cofounder of Whole Foods as well as author of bestselling Conscious Capitalism and Conscious Leadership. Being an effective leader is not just about leading the people around you, but being conscious of each individual and how you can help them grow around you, so what … Read More


in Art of Business, Art of Personal Development, Deal Making & Negotiations, Empowerment, Entrepreneurship, Finding Your Purpose, Life Hacks, Networking, Podcast, Productivity, Self Mastery

Jim McKelvey | The Art of Audacity and Humility


In today’s episode, we cover the innovation stack with Jim McKelvey. Jim is an entrepreneur most known for cofounding Square and the author of The Innovation Stack: Building an Unbeatable Business One Crazy Idea at a Time. Innovation is not something that happens when you want it to, but when you’re backed into a corner and innovation is the only … Read More


in Art of Business, Entrepreneurship, Podcast, Productivity, Self Mastery

Guy Raz | The Art of Inspiring Curiosity


In today’s episode, we cover vulnerability and curiosity with Guy Raz. Guy is a host and correspondent who has interviewed more than 6,000 people, is the co-creator of How I Built This and the TED Radio Hour, and is now the author of How I Built This: The Unexpected Paths to Success from the World’s Most Inspiring Entrepreneurs. Expressing vulnerability … Read More


in Art of Business, Art of Personal Development, Confidence, Entrepreneurship, Podcast, Self Mastery

Dr. Vikram Mansharamani | The Art of Critical Thinking


In today’s episode, we cover how to think for yourself with Dr. Vikram Mansharamani. Dr. Vikram is a global trend-watcher who shows people how to anticipate the future, manage risk, and spot opportunities, and is the author of Think For Yourself: Restoring Common Sense in an Age of Experts and Artificial Intelligence. We’re often told to think for ourselves, but … Read More


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