reMarkable in-depth review

reMarkable in-depth review

Here is my in Depth review of the reMarkable writing tablet. It’s written from the standpoint of actually using the device vs. just comparing bullet point features (though I do that as well). A little background I have always been in love with writing, and...
What is change?

What is change?

What is change, exactly? We hear that word so much. I tell you what change really is, what it means to you (and me) and why it scares you. You might want to re-listen to this podcast before you make a major change in your life…...
Refugee resettlement

Refugee resettlement

I spoke with Jeffrey Kirk. By day he runs an SEO business and has been doing so for 20 years. However, like so many he doesn’t just have a career but also a calling. Like some they are two very separate things. For the past 20 years Jeffrey has helped settle...
June updates

June updates

June has been an interesting month and I’m taking a few minutes out to updates you on all the goodies. Book signing, June 15th – Blüm Coffee Garden. Come say hi, donate to Leukemia and Lymphoma society, and challenge me with a question C&C Book...
Nicholas Arnold

Nicholas Arnold

In my conversation with Nicholas, we chat about being in the zone, and the feeling of having that spark – and just as importantly how it felt to not have that spark. Filmmaking taught him both. We talk about honoring a promise he made to himself as a five year...
Suffering Experience and Wisdom

Suffering Experience and Wisdom

We all suffer. Looking back after many years you realize that suffering is now wisdom. At the time though all we think about is the experience, how it’s painful, or not fun. All we want to do is get through it and get over with it. You could probably list 10...
If you want to be a podcast guest read this.

If you want to be a podcast guest read this.

Appearing on podcasts can increase your reach diversify your audience and give you very human exposure.  Done correctly it can be a great way to magnify your outreach. Done incorrectly it can be a frustrating affair for both you and the host. Here are some tips from...
Never Mind…

Never Mind…

Once you decide what you need to do you actually have to do it.  If you are not willing to do that then one of two things must happen next: You give up on the thing you are trying to accomplishYou BECOME willing to do it. Giving up – it’s not what you...
What rule do you live by?

What rule do you live by?

Everyone is familiar with The Golden Rule, but is it really the best rule to live by? Is the Golden Rule a selfish rule? What other conceptual rules are there? In this podcast I talk about: The Platinum RuleThe Golden RuleThe Silver RuleThe Bronze Rule And as a bonus:...
Alchemy For Life – the book.

Alchemy For Life – the book.

Three books ago I sat down to write this book. But the books would not have it; they wanted to be first, and second, and third. This patient book is finally written and will be released this spring. Alchemy For Life contains all the wisdom I have sought to impart upon...
The Canary Does Not Mine Coal

The Canary Does Not Mine Coal

The canary Are you a canary? Do you have talents and contributions that set you apart from others on your team, your group or your family? Feel a little different? Listen in. The Canary Does Not Mine Coal is an excerpt from my latest book – “Alchemy For...
Collette Gee

Collette Gee

Collette Gee took time out from her busy schedule to chat with me. We discuss her initial beginnings as a nurse and how she because a Certified Healthy Relationship Expert, Violence Prevention Specialist, and Author. Information about Collette, her book and...
Sunday and updates!

Sunday and updates!

Happy Sunday. I have some interesting updates for you, some insider information, and a reminder about how you just need ten minutes to make next week suck less. http://www.alchemyfor.life/podcasts/reminder.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android |...
Mark Concannon

Mark Concannon

Mark Concannon is a four-time Emmy-award-winning storyteller. He’s connected with audiences through video his entire career – previously as a decorated journalist. He grew up in Philadelphia doing sportscasting, and came to Milwaukee in 1987 to join the...
Free book: The Status Game II

Free book: The Status Game II

Want a free 202 page book that explains how we connect with other people, why they choose you over someone else, and even why you stay at a job you hate? I made The Status Game II kindle version free this weekend (feb 23rd & 24th) for anyone that wants it. If...
Status conversations

Status conversations

Sometimes guests approach me for the podcast, and sometimes I reach out. I’ve had excellent luck with reaching out to guests – they are almost always cordial, timely and respectful. I ask for less than an hour, allow them to talk about (for the most part)...
Valentines: Lisa De Pasquale

Valentines: Lisa De Pasquale

Author and columnist Lisa De Pasquale joins me for a chat about her book – The Social Justice Warrior Handbook,  #1 in political humor on amazon. We also chat about her three other books including her romance novel. We cover things from outrage mobs to...
OneSelf

OneSelf

The last podcast was about keeping the resolution to write that book. As it so happens at that same time I published my third book – hopefully showing you that I might actually be making sense. 🙂 Today I want to be a bit different and talk about the new book, my...
Cynthia Starich

Cynthia Starich

Have questions about what it’s like to be a talent agent? Want to know what they actually look for? How about Opera, or being in a band in Milwaukee? In my continuing series on Milwaukee I sit down and have a lovely chat. Cynthia Starich takes a moment out of...
My mission and crabbiness

My mission and crabbiness

Since it’s still the beginning of 2019, I thought I’d restate my mission in this podcast, and give you an unusual way to look at things. The Anti-Coach Coaching is a pretty amazing thing – it’s part mentor, part teacher, part motivator, part...
The Amazing Lucas

The Amazing Lucas

Today I speak with The Amazing Lucas. Calling him a “youtube commentator” is a disservice; he’s much more than that – a bodybuilder, researcher, artist and lover of all things spiderman. We discuss the origin of the phrase he uses to start each...
Resolutions: Steering from afar

Resolutions: Steering from afar

Did you make resulutions? I hope not. I tell people every year not to make resolutions. Not that there’s anything wrong with resolutions, but if you don’t make it a system rather than an orphaned goal nothing is going to happen. Beginning your year with a...
Look Forward / Look Back – One year

Look Forward / Look Back – One year

Happy New year… almost. I am sure that you are being bombarded by posts, articles and information about your New years, your new years Resolutions and achieving goals in general. Everywhere you look – LinkedIn, Twitter, FaceBook, Instagram, Pinterest...
The Zone – AFL Podcast

The Zone – AFL Podcast

In The Zone Have you ever been “in the zone?”  Have you ever heard someone say “I’m in the zone, don’t bother me?”  If you have then you know what I am talking about.  If you’ve never really been in the zone...
Absurdity Filter

Absurdity Filter

The Absurdity Filter Do you have an absurdity filter?  Of course you do.  But are you using it correctly?  Do you keep messing with the sensitivity depending on who you point it to?  Of course you are.  Does this have to do with status?  Yep. Listen to gain an...
Too much positivity?

Too much positivity?

Can positivity be bad? Can positivity be as bad as negativity? How much is too much positivity? Why would there be a limit to how positive you can be?  What happens? Listen to the latest AFL podcast for answers to these questions.  The keyword to most of these...
Fall Back

Fall Back

Time It’s Daylight Savings Time in most of the US (and some other countries).  If that’s true for you then you “fell back” this morning.  You probably don’t even realize you did it, as by design it happens at 2am. Homework and fun We talk...
Doubt

Doubt

As I said in the Dread podcast, I read a lot of articles on productivity, personal development and all that jazz.  The result is invariably the same – there’s a huge build up of hopes and expectations and then they are dashed on the rocks below.   Great...
Dread

Dread

I read a lot of articles on productivity, personal development and all that jazz.  More accurately, I naively see a great title, start to read the article, and then find its the same thing over and over.  I’ve learned that the more the title promises, the more...