Category : science

by Heidi Harley - 5 years ago

Fan Mail Friday #133 | Romance and Finance

Time for Fan Mail Friday, where we'll be answering your questions and dropping some knowledge and feedback to help you kick the weekend off right. Let's cut to it! In this episode: How's a college kid expected to get a date without owning a sweet ri...

by Heidi Harley - 5 years ago

654: Admiral William H. McRaven | That's So McRaven

Admiral William H. McRaven (@billmcraven) masterminded and executed the mission that brought down Osama bin Laden and is the author of Make Your Bed: Little Things That Can Change Your Life...And Maybe the World. "Opportunities, to me, are always the...

by Heidi Harley - 5 years ago

653: Robin Dreeke | The Code of Trust

Robin Dreeke (@rdreeke) is a 28-year veteran of federal service, former head of the Counterintelligence Behavioral Analysis Program, and co-author of The Code of Trust: An American Counterintelligence Expert's Five Rules to Lead and Succeed. "You can...

by Heidi Harley - 5 years ago

Minisode Monday #71 | How Does Your Pet See the World?

This Minisode Monday, we try an exercise designed to make you consider the importance of perspective and useful illusions: how does your pet see the world? The Cheat Sheet: As we've learned from conversations with David Eagleman, Isaac Lidsky, and J...

by Heidi Harley - 5 years ago

Farewell to Cassini, the epic 20 year mission to Saturn

As Cassini's epic journey to Saturn finally ends tonight, Adam Rutherford celebrates the incredible discoveries of a mission that has changed the way we see our solar system. BBC Science Correspondent Jonathan Amos is at Mission Control in Pasadena a...

by Heidi Harley - 5 years ago

652: Daniel McGinn | The Science of Mental Preparation

Daniel McGinn (@danmcginn) is a senior editor at Harvard Business Review, and the author of Psyched Up: How the Science of Mental Preparation Can Help You Succeed. The Cheat Sheet: How elite athletes and professionals deploy techniques to boost conf...

by Heidi Harley - 5 years ago

651: Frank Sesno | The Power of Questions

Frank Sesno (@franksesno) is an award-winning journalist with more than 30 years of experience, and the author of Ask More: The Power of Questions to Open Doors, Uncover Solutions, and Spark Change. "If you want to confront a problem, you have to go...

by Heidi Harley - 5 years ago

Fan Mail Friday #131 | Complicated vs. Complex

Time for Fan Mail Friday, where we'll be answering your questions and dropping some knowledge and feedback to help you kick the weekend off right. Let's cut to it! In this episode: Here's an example of advertising selling only emotion because the pr...

by Heidi Harley - 5 years ago

650: General Ann Dunwoody | A Higher Standard

General Ann Dunwoody (@AnnDunwoody) grew up as an Army brat in a family with four generations of West Pointers, became the first female four-star general in the US, and is the author of A Higher Standard: Leadership Strategies from America's First Fe...

by Heidi Harley - 5 years ago

649: Rob Reid | After On

Rob Reid (@Rob_Reid) is a tech entrepreneur (Listen.com, Rhapsody), early-stage tech investor, and author of New York Times Bestseller Year Zero: A Novel and, most recently, After On: A Novel of Silicon Valley. "The passage of time makes wizards of u...