The Liberation Mentor Podcast
Summary: Hosted by transformational coach, entrepreneur, martial artist and psychonaut Nicolas Gregoriades, this show features interviews with accomplished and unique individuals dedicated to helping men lead lives of more passion, adventure and connection. In it we discuss relationships, philosophy, health and many other endeavors affecting the path men take through the modern world.
One of my favorite expressions is ‘Everything you want is on the other side of fear’. Chuck J. Rylant, bestselling author of The Perfect Life Manifesto, is somebody who is committed to facing his fears. In this episode of the show he and Nic have a deep conversation about the way fear affects men both physiologically and mentally. Chuck and Nic both share strategies on dealing with these fears and discuss the breakthroughs and freedom doing so allows.
Former MMA fighter Nick Chapman looks like a thug and he wouldn't have it any other way. It's caused people to underestimate him countless times and given him the upper hand in business and social situations. Nick explains how his dedication to continual learning has given him the life of his dreams. He also shares why he chose to escape England by moving to Thailand, and the huge rewards that decision has brought him.
Is fatherhood the cure for selfishness? Up until the birth of his twins two years ago, Thomas Huisking had always lived life on his terms. As an aspiring polymath, actor & model, Thomas was focused on his own development at the expense of everything else in his life. But the arrival of his children and a powerful Ayahausca trip radically changed the way he moves through the world. Thomas joins us to share how he’s adapted to his new reality as a father, and explains the focus & determination it's given hi
Regardless of your circumstances, if you're not sick then the current events have presented you with a huge opportunity.You can choose to waste this time by binging on Netflix, drinking and forwarding memes to your friends. Or you use it to work on yourself, increase your wisdom and emerge from this a wiser, healthier and more capable version of yourself.My latest guest Huntley Smith explains how he plans to make the quarantine the most productive and expansive of his life & how you can do the same.
This week's guest, Dominick Quartuccio, gives an open and honest account of how he succumbed to sex addiction and the events that made him realize he needed to change. Finding the courage to face this issue took him on a powerful journey of self-discovery and healing. Dominick shares how this journey helped him overcome the demons of his past and became the man he'd always dreamed of being. He also gives some thoughtful advice on how men can create healthier relationships with their sexuality.
Jay Campbell used to be know amongst his colleagues and clients as the 'F%ck you, pay me' guy. After a spiritual awakening and a lot of deep work on himself he has been able to transform from ruthless self-serving businessman into a more connected, healthier and ultimately happier individual. In this episode Jay explains how he learned to love and trust himself and explains why he's not afraid of coronavirus and why you shouldn't be either.
After entering the Air Force under a sense of obligation and duty, Richard Bejtlich to the rank of captain and specialized in Information Warfare before he could no longer ignore the inner voice telling him that he was on the wrong path. With great courage he left the stability of the military and carved out a highly successful career as a cybersecurity expert. Along the way he learned several lessons on the dangers of burnout and career fulfillment which he shares in this conversation.
Peter Lakatos has spent his life separating what actually works in the fields of health and wellbeing from what doesn't, through study, trial and error. In this episode he shares his current, cutting-edge perspectives on body composition, respiratory health and sleep, and gives easy-to-implement tips on how to improve your health safely and quickly.
Dan Dietrich arrived in the United States with nothing but his wits and a strong work ethic. Through creative thinking and a lot of hustle he achieved success and the lifestyle he'd always dreamed of. Besides being one of the most detail-oriented people I've ever met, Dan is also someone who is dedicated to excellence - and it shows in his businesses, his environments and his relationships.
Author of 'The Gift of Adversity', Marcus Aurelius Anderson has overcome struggles that would have broken the average man into a million pieces. At his darkest moment, paralyzed from the neck down thousands of miles from home, he found deep peace and purpose. In this conversation Marcus shares some key insights that will allow you to reframe your biggest challenges as your greatest gifts. Check out Nic's Coaching Program at liberationmentor.com
Like health and wealth, relationships are one of the most important pillars of every man's life. Pablo Rosario describes his journey from heart-broken 10 year-old who was dumped on the playground to a full-time dating and relationship coach. According to Pablo's philosophy, the most important thing you can do to improve your relationships with women is to become a better man, and in this show he gives insights on how to do just that.
Love him or hate him, Mike Cernovich is as real as they come. A hugely controversial figure in the worlds of media and politics, Mike is also the author of 'Gorilla Mindset', a manifesto on the thought patterns and self-talk required for greatness. In this episode Mike openly shares how he overcame poverty and soul-crushing bullying to carve an empowered and successful life for himself.
Deep down, Dan Mendilow always knew that he didn't fit in with the 9-5 script that society had laid out for him and yet he tried to anyway. But living out of alignment with his purpose and who he truly was led to burnout and depression. Eventually he reached a point where he couldn't continue living the lie. By taking courageous action which included joining & escaping an underground spiritual cult, Dan was able to carve out a life in which he experiences both material success & personal fulfillment.
Khemit Bailey has had a truly interesting and impressive journey. From his military service where he served as a Mandarin translator in China, to his work at Apple where he safeguarded corporate secrets, everything he has done has been adventurous and unusual. In this episode, Khemit discusses the new Character Arc system that he has devoted himself to, and how you can use it to identify key themes in your own life and overcome challenges that you may be facing.
We've all been told that sugar is unhealthy and that carbs make us fat. But is the science behind those claims really as conclusive as we're led to believe? Kyle Mamounis, PhD is currently a researcher at University of Central Florida in Orlando and has come to some interesting perspectives on the ketogenic diet and the demonization of sugar. In this episode Kyle explains why his findings indicate that almost everything about the current diet craze might be detrimental to your health.