Summary: Imagine having a mix of experienced mentors teaching you their expertise, packing decades of research, testing and tough lessons into a concise curriculum. Were AJ & Jordan Harbinger, and weve created one of the premiere mens lifestyle programs available anywhere, and its free. This is the show we wish we had a decade ago.
Michael Margolis from GetStoried.com drops back in to help Jordan craft a compelling story for The Art of Charm. Also: How to tell people what you do at a cocktail party when you don't want to go down the rabbit hole. How to tell people what you do when you DO want to go down the rabbit hole. How to craft your own compelling story specifically tailored to your audience.
Dr. Paul Zak -the Hug Doctor/Love Doctor/Oxytocin Doctor/TED-talk Doctor/Doc-of-all-trades -an old friend of the show, finally (after 3+ years) swings by to talk about his new book and how con men use Oxytocin and trust. Also: -He's a neuroeconomist. What the heck is that? -Are people good or evil by nature? -What does morality have to do with economic prosperity? -Does money make you happy? (Actually, it does!) -How do I naturally increase my oxytocin? -How can I use these concepts to increase trust and rapport with the opposite sex?
Holy crap! The Tim Ferriss interview! Finally! The new book is out and AJ & Jordan talk with Tim about: -Meta-Learning -Life-hacking -Startups -Innovations that will change the world forever I mean, it's Tim Ferriss, 'nuff said, right?!? (See the show notes for bonuses from Tim & The Art of Charm and for links to all the resources mentioned in the show!)
Jordan sits down with Jason Hincks, the CEO of the Movember charity. What is The Movember Movement? What's with the upswing in hipster moustaches you're seeing around town? Why is charity important to being a well-rounded man? Not your usual episode, but a tiny bump for a worthy cause. :) Join the AoC Movember team! (see show notes for link)
Luke, a graduate of The Art of Charm week-long residential program, is now in college and tearing it up using his newfound skills. Join us as he shares some of his inside info on how to get the most out of the university social scene and uses his newfound charm to live the college dream!
Eric Disco, founder of approanxiety.com and dating coach since 2006 stops by to discuss his new book "She's Six Steps Away" -an excellent step-by-step approach guide for guys who have trouble starting conversations. Eric has appeared on CNN & Psychology Today and now, more importantly, PickUp Podcast. ;) Jordan and Eric discuss: · What is approach anxiety? · How to get past approach anxiety · Why you need to learn to approach women instead of just having an interesting life · Dealing with depression, anxiety and obsession. · Should you work on yourself before you get better with women? · How to get motivated · What kind of fears/anxiety guys deal with once they get past approach anxiety · How to deal with rejection and embarrassment · Is it better to go out specifically to meet women or just practice meeting women whenever you see them? Buy the book through the PickUp Podcast and throw us a frickin bone here! :)
Dan Dennick has been helping men who are going through "unusually painful" break ups for the past 6 years. Dan and Jordan talk about how to handle a break up, how to deal with the "heartbreak" afterwards and how to get back in the game as fast and painlessly as humanly possible. Dan Dennick is the author of Over Her Overnight: The Modern Man's Complete Guide To Conquering the Heartbreak, Jealousy & Loneliness After A Painful Break Up.
Olivia Fox Cabane — Author of The Charisma Myth (Kindle version here), released early 2012. An expert in the fields of charisma and leadership, Olivia Fox Cabane has lectured at Stanford, Yale, Harvard, MIT and the United Nations. As a frequent keynote speaker and executive coach to the leadership of Fortune 500 companies, she helps people become more persuasive, influential, and inspiring. From a base of thorough behavioral science, Olivia extracts the most practical tools for business; giving her clients techniques she originally developed for Harvard and MIT. Her course at Berkeley’s Business School was so popular that university staff had to guard the entrance to ensure that only admitted students gained entrance. In addition to being a columnist for Forbes, FastCompany and The Huffington Post, Olivia is often featured in media such as The New York Times, Bloomberg or BusinessWeek. She has been profiled in The Wall Street Journal as well as NPR’s Marketplace show. Olivia was featured as one of the “25 Men and Women Who Are Shaping Our Profession” by the speaking profession’s insider publication, Speaker Magazine. Olivia has both French and American nationalities and is fluent in 4 languages; her books have been translated into 8 languages and she is the youngest person ever to have been appointed Foreign Trade Advisor to the French Government. Get more from Olivia at: AskOlivia.com
Sadie Smythe stops by to discuss how she set up & maintains her open marriage. Join us as we discuss: -Rules & Logistics -Managing your partner's feelings -Common problems with an open marriage and how to avoid them. Find out more, at http://www.sadiesmythe.com
The newest addition to The Art of Charm team, Kimberly Seltzer (a certified image consultant and licensed therapist), drops by to discuss dating after divorce: -Revamping your 'divorced guy' wardrobe -Dating when you've got kids -Staying motivated when you're back on the market Kimberly's bio at The Art of Charm: http://theartofcharm.com/kimberly-seltzer/ p.s. We got a new audio setup and apparently I did my bit to ruin this podcast by failing to turn off my keyboard-mounted mic on the new hardware. Enjoy it for the content, Lamborghinis and keyboard-clicks inclusive!
Ramit Sethi is back on the show with some Dream Job tactics to help you: AVOID cognitive stagnation EXECUTE dream job strategies SYSTEMIZE and change tiny habits for big success Also hear how Jordan networked his way to a job on Wall Street before co-founding The Art of Charm. Bonus stuff: http://www.iwillteachyoutoberich.com/aoc
Sex Coach Eric drops by to discuss bedside sex coaching (yep, you read that right) as well as dishes on some technique you guys can apply right out of the box (see what we did there?)
In this latest 'sexpert' interview, Sex Nerd Sandra of Nerdist.com dishes on how to knock her socks off the first time you're intimate with a woman and the ins-and-outs of being a sex coach (see what we did there?)
(cont'd from part 1) Dr. Glenn Doyle is a licensed psychologist, and founder and clinical director of The Doyle Practice in Washington, DC. Dr. Doyle believes that there are HUGE differences in thought patterns and mindsets between the way people who lead inspired, successful lives and those who don't. Once we can learn to identify and disrupt those old, distorted patterns of thinking, we can replace them with new, reality-based, empowering ways of thinking. The skills involves are simple-- but the trick is learning which skill to use in which situation, and then practicing them time and time and again. And this skill set is what we discuss on this episode of the PickUp Podcast.
Dr. Glenn Doyle is a licensed psychologist, and founder and clinical director of The Doyle Practice in Washington, DC. Dr. Doyle believes that there are HUGE differences in thought patterns and mindsets between the way people who lead inspired, successful lives and those who don't. Once we can learn to identify and disrupt those old, distorted patterns of thinking, we can replace them with new, reality-based, empowering ways of thinking. The skills involves are simple-- but the trick is learning which skill to use in which situation, and then practicing them time and time and again. And this skill set is what we discuss on this episode of the PickUp Podcast.