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21 lessons on how to master hard skills, outsmart the competition, and accelerate your career

This thread was based on my conversation with Melanie Lockert on the Pursuit of Learning Podcast. We discussed Melanie's book, Dear Debt.

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28 Lessons on paying off your debt and achieving financial independence

This thread was based on my conversation with Melanie Lockert on the Pursuit of Learning Podcast. We discussed Melanie's book, Dear Debt.

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21 ways to improve your writing and make money from your craft.

This thread was based on my conversation with Paulette Perhach on the Pursuit of Learning Podcast. We discussed Paulette's book, Welcome to the Writer's Life.

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Welcome to the Writer’s Life with Paulette Perhach

Writing is a skill, and like any other skill, we get better at that when we practice it more. As writers, we should think about what we say. First, however, it is mandatory to think about how we say it. Likewise, we may not...

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Doing Diversity and Inclusion Right with Michael Bach

Creating an environment where everyone can come together and be themselves is essential in every ecosystem. Yet, despite its impact, most of us are less aware of doing it correctly. Today we have Michael Bath, award-winning and best-selling author and global executive with tremendous...

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A Story About Breaking up with Debt with Melanie Lockert

Student debt, financial literacy, and mental health are all intertwined. However, striking the correct balance between these three components is not as simple as it sounds. In today's episode of the Pursuit of Learning, we are having a mind-blowing conversation with someone who has...

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Master Hard Skills, Outsmart the Competition and Accelerate Your Career with Scott Young

The whole philosophy behind the Pursuit of Learning podcast is based on the love of learning. And one of the drivers for creating this podcast is ultralearning, which is a concept our guest today emphasizes in his book, “Ultralearning: Master Hard Skills, Outsmart the...

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Stop procratinating and get started now with Eric Twiggs

Taking the first step toward a goal or an achievement can seem easy and simple, but it may be the hardest step in some scenarios. Many of us find ourselves in situations where we procrastinate these actions due to a plethora of reasons. This...

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A Millennial Mom’s Guide to Managing Money with Catherine Alford

Financial literacy is one of the life skills many of us have a hard time developing and don’t pay attention to. When it comes to moms, managing money can easily become a headache as they already have a lot on their plates. And with...

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Creating Kindness in Your Life and the World Around You with Donna Cameron

Kindness is one of the beautiful things that always make our lives better in some way, shape, or form. The more we practice kindness, the better we’ll feel and the better our relationships will be. In today’s episode of the Pursuit of Learning, we’re...

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Get out of your head with Brian Sachetta

The thoughts we have in our minds can heavily influence our emotions, and our thoughts are often affected by what we surround ourselves with. An environment that constantly produces thoughts that provoke anxiety within us can sometimes lead us to depression. Our guest today...

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20: Every conversation counts with Riaz Meghji

How do we build those authentic relationships? What are the most powerful questions we can ask? How can we tell stories in a way that captures attention and inspires others to take action? Today we have Riaz Meghji, Tv Host and Human Connection Keynote...

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#17: How I Navigated the Cancer World and How You Can, with Rachel Engstrom

A loved one being diagnosed with a severe illness is one of the most horrendous experiences we may have to face. And eventually, losing someone you care about is even more devastating. These sorts of experiences turn our whole world upside down, and they...

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Episode 11: Lane Kawaoka – Transcript

In today’s episode, we have a deep discussion about race, diversity and inclusion through Sport with Bo-Dean Sanders

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Episode 10: Bo-Dean Sanders Part II – Transcript

In today’s episode, we have a deep discussion about race, diversity and inclusion through Sport with Bo-Dean Sanders

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Episode 9: Bo-Dean Sanders Part I – Transcript

In today’s episode, we have a deep discussion about race, diversity and inclusion through Sport with Bo-Dean Sanders

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Episode 8: Terry Sidhu – Transcript

In today’s episode, we have a deep discussion about how the mindfulness and meditation-related practices of the east and west differ from each other, essential aspects of meditation, practicing yoga, maintaining your mental health, and more. Ultimately, we work our way through Terry’s book:...

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Episode 7: Traver Boehm – Transcript

Masculinity is a concept that has gone through huge transformations over a long time, and the way we perceive masculinity influences our lives in many aspects. Our guest today is a pioneer in inspiring men around the world to shift their experience of masculinity...

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Episode 6: Sherianna Boyle – Transcript

Sherianna Boyle is an international, Emotional Detox Coach®, author of nine books, including her most recent Emotional Detox Now: 135 Practices to Renew Your Mind, Heart & Spirit (releases Oct 2021), Emotional Detox and Emotional Detox for Anxiety. Sherianna has been featured in over...

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Episode 5: Jordan Gray – Transcript

Since 2009, Jordan Gray has made it his life’s mission to help as many people as possible create their most fulfilling, passionate, love-filled lives. His way of doing this has been through publishing books and hundreds of articles, coaching clients one-on-one in deep-dive...

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#4: Howard Rankin – Transcript

Today on the pursuit of learning. I had the pleasure of talking to Dr. Howard Rankin. Howard today is written 12 books, in his own name, co authored another eight and ghostwritten 25 others. He is a health coach, consultant, and speaker on communication,...

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#3: Nelson Soh – Transcript

Financial and life literacy with Nelson Soh on the Pursuit of Learning Podcast

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#2: Terry B. McDougall – Transcript

The Pursuit of Learning – Terry McDougall (1) Fri, 4/9 9:48PM • 1:30:39 SUMMARY KEYWORDS people, job, gremlin, talk, boss, coaching, listeners, high achievers, realize, understand, feel, recognize, terry, role, learning, thinking, book, client, bit, differently SPEAKERS Clint Murphy, Terry Boyle McDougall   Clint...

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#1 – Peter Beresford Transcript

Transcript of Episode 1 - Creativity and Mindfulness with Peter Beresford

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Amor Fati • Solar Energy • Memento Mori

Amor Fati is a Latin phrase that could be translated as either “love of fate” or “love of one’s fate”. A central tenet of the ancient and practial philosophy of Stoicism, it is often represented by the symbol of fire. As Marcus Aurelius, the...

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Principle 7 – Read Widely…Read Deeply…Challenge Your Beliefs

In Principle 6 – Never Stop Learning, one of the recommended ways of learning was to read voraciously. What does that mean though? How do I read to learn? Read on to find out.

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Principle 6 – Never Stop Learning

You can learn anything you want. In Principle 6 - Never Stop Learning, we highlight some of the methods you can use to learn anything you want

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Principle 5 – Cardiovascular Exercise

Principle 5 is near and dear to my heart. My whole life, cardiovascular fitness has been something that set me apart. Growing up, I played practically every major N. American sport, most of them at a reasonably high level. As I aged, I focused...

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Principle 4 – Lift Something…Heavy

Man or Woman, there is something to be said for strength. Increased strength can improve your quality of life and help with doing everyday activities: Improved balance Decreased risk of falls Ability to carry groceries Getting in and out of chairs These are some...

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Principle 3 – Meditate daily

Daily meditation? Why should you do that? There are immeasurable benefits to meditation. Improved sleep Clearer thinking Stress reduction Reduced anxiety Generates kindness Helps fight addictions Improved self-esteem Improved pain control Increased attention span Enhanced self-awareness Improved emotional health Reduced memory age-loss Reduced risk...

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