Are You Being Real? | The One & Only Podcast show

Are You Being Real? | The One & Only Podcast

Summary: We interrupt the noisy & superficial status quo to bring you refreshingly honest conversation, inspiring stories, and deep discussion about life's most important questions. Tune-in weekly for new episodes that will make you think, help you remain clear & connected to what's most important (to you), and keep you motivated to do and be your best. Hosted by former Showtime Exec turned Tedx Speaker & Winning Weeks founder, Mark Shapiro. With over 150 episodes, incredible guests such as Lewis Howes, Ricki Lake, the Real Jerry Maguire - Leigh Steinberg, and with over 200,000 people having tuned in globally, come join the conversation and help us co-create a new norm where honest dialogue about what really matters, courageous authentic living, & working together to make a positive impact, becomes the new standard.

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 164 My Unfiltered Truth & Big Vision For The Future | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 39:33

Today marks the three year anniversary of the podcast! Join me for a reflective episode in which I share my journey of building the show to where it is today, my vision for where Are You Being Real? is headed in the future, and the five biggest takeaways from the last three years. Thank you to all of our listeners for your support — here’s to another year of Being Real! Full show notes and links at

 163 Jayson Gaddis – Relationship GOLD | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:12:48

Jayson Gaddis is the founder of The Relationship School and the host of The Smart Couple Podcast. Jayson is a relationship student and teacher, and a true wealth of knowledge when it comes to love. In today’s episode we dive into the intricacies of romantic relationships, including the three stages of love, how to identify your non-negotiable needs, what intimacy really means and how to cultivate it. Tune in for practical tips about how to be true to yourself, call in the ONE, or deepen a relationship with a current partner. Full show notes and links at

 162 Emily Fletcher – Mastering Mindfulness, Meditation & Manifestation | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:07:56

Emily Fletcher is the founder of Ziva Meditation and has taught meditation to over 7,000 people worldwide. The Ziva method teaches mindfulness, meditation, and manifestation. In today’s episode we hear Emily’s journey from Broadway to becoming a meditation teacher, and how she overcame her perfectionism and cured her insomnia along the way. We also discuss Emily’s theory of the three modes of life, and how recognizing which mode you are in can help you make the best decision in each moment. Tune in to learn how you can take your life — and your productivity — to the next level! “We meditate to get good at life, not to get good at meditation.” - Emily Fletcher Full show notes and links at

 161 Andrew Horn – How To Become A Master Communicator (and Eliminate Awkwardness) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:20:57

Andrew Horn is a social entrepreneur, a speaker, and the founder of Tribute, a company that makes it easy for communities to create video montages to show appreciation for one another on any occasion. In today’s episode Andrew shares how learning to effectively communicate has enabled him to lead a life of entrepreneurship and service. We discuss why effective communication is the #1 indicator of success and how showing appreciation for others can improve your overall quality of life. Tune in to learn Andrew's go-to questions to build meaningful connection with a key funder, a new friend, or your next romantic interest. Full show notes and links at

 160 Matty Mo – Why Everyone & Everything is Inauthentic | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:16:31

Matty Mo is the most famous artist. Matty went from a tech entrepreneur to the most famous artist — in a day. In this episode Matty shares a near-death experience, the most humiliating story I have ever heard, and what to do if you feel trapped by your identity. Tune in to learn why Matty thinks nothing is authentic anymore, and how this knowledge gives us the power to be whoever we want to be. Full show notes and links at

 159 Cam Adair – How To Break Bad Habits | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:14:43

Cam Adair is the founder of Game Quitters, the world’s largest support community for video game addiction, with over 20,000 members globally. Through sharing his own story in an open and vulnerable way, Cam inspires others to break up with bad habits and patterns. In this episode, Cam shares how to recognize addiction in your life, his three-step process for breaking addiction, and the difference between having fun in the moment and being truly happy. We also discuss the entrepreneurs journey, and how to know that your work is making an impact in today’s world of passive consumption. Full show notes and links at

 158 Jason Goldberg – A Fun & Subtle Shift That Can Transform Your Life | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:18:02

Jason Goldberg is the #1 international best-selling author of Prison Break, a transformational speaker, and an overall inspiring and resilient man. In today’s episode, Jason and Mark take a deep dive into how you can stop being the victim of your life, take control of your thoughts, and find your genius zone. Tune in for not-to-be-missed tips, and a free gift exclusively for our listeners! Full show notes and links at

 157 Danna Pycher – Healing Through Expression & Unlearning | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:08:53

As a hypnotherapist and speaker, Danna Pycher supports people worldwide in overcoming chronic illness, addiction, and trauma. In today’s episode, we discuss how hypnosis works, why the subconscious mind clings to trauma, and how you can start peeling away the layers of repression to rediscover your true self. Tune in to learn why Danna was skeptical when she first encountered hypnosis, and how it was since transformed her life. Full show notes and links at

 156 Light Watkins – The Art of Living on PURPOSE | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:10:42

Light Watkins is a meditation teacher, the founder of The Shine Movement, and a TEDx speaker. In this episode we discuss his new book, Bliss More: How to Succeed in Meditation Without Really Trying. Light discusses the fundamentals of meditation, how it’s easier than you think it is, and the benefits of incorporating meditation into your daily life. Full show notes and links at

 155 Cara Thomas – How To Gamify Your Life | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:11:02

Have you bought coffee for a complete stranger this week? Asked the happiest couple you know for the meaning of love? Cara Thomas is all about risk taking and living life to the fullest — she’s all about Serenflipity. Tune in to learn how a deck of cards that Cara collected from her friends before she left on a solo adventure around the world changed her life, and how she’s built a business around sharing that experience. Full show notes and links at

 154 Adam Roa – The Art of Channeling & Allowing | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:17:12

In this episode we sit down with Adam Roa to discuss his new book Cosmic Philosophy: A Month in the Light. Adam is a spoken word poet, a filmmaker, a coach, and the host of the Deep Dive podcast. In today’s conversation, we discuss Adam's process for writing Cosmic Philosophy, why he didn’t edit, and how he has learned to follow his intuition and allow life to flow. Full show notes and links at

 153 Adam Growald – How To Communicate Who You Are | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 1:08:01

Adam Growald is a consultant, writer, and speaker with expertise in transformational philanthropy, practical philosophy, and contemporary spirituality. Adam has a contagious curiosity about how the world works and uses philosophical thinking to address issues around business strategy, innovation, and interpersonal relationships. Listen in as we discuss how to communicate who you really are, give yourself the permission to be that true self, and create space for others to do the same. Full show notes and links at

 152 Marianne Cantwell – Making Honesty The New Norm | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Marianne Cantwell is a business strategy mentor and the founder of Free Range Humans. Marianne’s work has been featured by The Guardian, Forbes, Business Week, CBS, and BBC. In today’s episode we discuss doing business without compromising who you are, how to market emotional truth, and the hidden power of not always fitting in. Listen in to learn why Marianne initially thought her viral TEDx talk was the worst business decision she ever made… Full show notes and links at

 151 Ira Israel – How to Survive Your Childhood Now That You’re an Adult | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Ira Israel is a psychotherapist and the author of How to Survive Your Childhood Now That You’re an Adult. In today’s episode we discuss why we carry the beliefs and defense mechanisms that we form as kids into our adults lives — and most importantly — how to break out of these patterns to become our most authentic selves. Do you know how many text messages are the equivalent to one real hug? Tune in to find out! Full show notes and links at

 150 Celebrating The End of a Marathon Year | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Happy New Year! Join me as I reflect on my top wins and lessons of 2017 and move into 2018 with new commitments. I talk about how radical acceptance, choosing powerfully, and having clear intentions have been game changing for me this year, and how you can apply these concepts in your own life. Thank you for all your love and support this year, it’s been such an honor to be on this journey with you and I look forward to BEING REAL with you in 2018! Full show notes and links at


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