How do the best achieve superior results? Do they work 10,000 hours? Do they spend years sharpening the saw? While it takes work and grit, the type of work achievers focus on may surprise you. We’ll dive into the science of greatness with Dr. Ron Friedman, author of the new bestseller Decoding Greatness. It’s a wide-ranging discussion that will change the way you think about your career, your goals, and how you spend your time.
During our headlines segment we’ll share a sad statistic about COVID and benefits. It turns out that LOTS of people who are eligible for help aren’t applying for it. We’ll share some ideas that will hopefully help you find money if you need it. Of course it’s Monday, so that means we’ll also share a TikTok video from a brilliant creator who shares some amazing (maybe too amazing) math about AMC stock.
Of course, we’ll also throw out the Haven Life line to a lucky caller who’s worried about fees in his portfolio AND of course we’ll share some of Doug’s monkey business called “trivia.”
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Talking Real Money
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- Are You Missing Out on Free Money? 80% of Americans Aren’t Taking Advantage of COVID Relief (Yahoo!Money)
- TikTok Minute: Mathematically speaking, is it statically possible for AMC to reach anywhere between $500K and $1Mil a share? (@TikTokInvestors Twitter)
Dr. Ron Friedman
A big thanks to Dr. Friedman for joining us! Find more from Ron HERE.
Grab yourself a copy of his book Decoding Greatness: How the Best in the World Reverse Engineer Success
- The world’s largest zoo, measured by acres, just so happens to be in the U.S., so what Zoo is it?
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- Stacker Albert wants to know if he should keep contributing to his 403B, despite high fees?
Mentioned in today’s show
- The Best Place to Work: The Art and Science of Creating an Extraordinary Workplace offers employees and executives alike game-changing advice for working smarter and turning any organization–regardless of its size, budgets, or ambitions–into an extraordinary workplace.
- Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative. An inspiring guide to creativity in the digital age, Steal Like an Artist presents ten transformative principles that will help readers discover their artistic side and build a more creative life.
Written by: Tina Ichenberg
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