In September 2018, I purchased my first Apple Watch (a GPS, cellular version), because I wanted another cool Apple gadget.
Did I really need one?
But little did I know then...but it changed my life for the better. In ways I could not have imagined.
Why is an Apple Watch so awesome?
Perhaps you're not familiar with what the draw of the Apple Watch is.
That's okay. Let me explain.
The Apple Watch was created for health reasons. It can track many health metrics about the user (with more being added with every new version).
Additionally, you can track your exercises like runs, walks, biking, swimming, and more.
In fact, it comes with three rings: move, exercise, and stand. This is how Apple explains these rings:
Known to many as Mr. Persuasion, Jeff Tippett wrote the book on persuasive communications. Speaking to international audiences through keynotes and seminars, Jeff helps attendees increase their effectiveness, gives them powerful tools to help reach their goals, and empowers attendees to positively impact their organizations or businesses. His second book, slated for a January 2019 release, is titled: Unleashing Your Superpower: Why Persuasive Communication Is The Only Force You Will Ever Need. His bold statement is that we all live or die based on our ability to persuade.
In this episode with Jeff Tippett: we all live or die based on our ability to persuade, the difference between manipulation and persuasion, and how persuasion helped Jeff adopt a baby from Haiti.
Anne Sugar is an executive coach and speaker who has advised top leaders at companies including TripAdvisor, Sanofi Genzyme, and Havas. Anne serves as an executive coach for Harvard Business School Executive Education and has guest lectured at MIT.
Prior to becoming an executive coach more than a decade ago, Anne served as a senior leader in the advertising industry, where she oversaw a team of 75 employees as SVP of Media at Digitas. She managed media planning for Fortune 500 clients including General Motors, Federal Express, and Delta. She draws on her extensive management experience, as well as her in-depth training in coaching methodology to advise senior executives and high performers transitioning into leadership roles.
In this episode with Anne Sugar: why you should read the Harvard Business Review, creating habits for success, embracing gut instinct, mental space, living in the uncomfortable, making decisions, values & goals.
Maura Nevel Thomas is an award-winning international speaker and trainer on individual and corporate productivity and work-life balance, and the most widely-cited authority on attention management. She is a TEDx Speaker, founder of Regain Your Time, and author of Personal Productivity Secrets and Work Without Walls. She was recently named one of the Top Leadership Speakers of 2018 in Inc. Magazine, and she’s a frequent media expert and a regular contributor to major business outlets, including Forbes, Fast Company, Inc., and Harvard Business Review.
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Welcome to the worst podcast I've ever done! HA! Why? Because this is my first podcast ever, so by definition, this should be my worst podcast. If not, then I'm doing something wrong. It is my goal to improve with each one.
And so it begins...
My name is Mark Struczewski and I am a next level productivity specialist. I help people just like you take their productivity to, well, the next level. What do I mean by that? I explain in this premiere episode.
In this introduction podcast, I tell you my story. Why I decided to create a podcast (and it's not because podcasts are white hot!) and what my vision is.
But wait, there's more!
I will deliver value in every episode. Including this one. So, it's not just a "Hi, I'm Mark Struczewski and this is my story" podcast.