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You Were Born An Original… Don’t Die A Copy

I remember the first time I heard the expression… You Were Born An Original… Don’t Die A Copy I thought, ouch, that’s so true. I couldn’t help but wonder why in the world do we do that? Why do we take the precious gift of life and spend most of it not being ourselves? […]

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Are You Running From Fear Or Running Towards Your Dreams?

I haven’t met many people that get excited to admit they are afraid of something. Look, we’re all afraid of something but the real question are you making major decisions in your life based on fear? Or, are you making decisions in your life based on what you really want? This episode we take […]

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How You Do Anything Is How You Do Everything

I heard it said a couple of years ago that how you do anything is how you do everything. Do you think that’s true? This episode we’re talking about it along with the power of making your bed and putting the toilet seat down:)  

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When People Say Nasty Things [2 Ways To Respond When They Sink Their Fangs Into You]

Live long enough and it’s bound to happen. Someone, someone even close, will say something nasty about you. It’s not fun. It can hurt and really tangle you up if you’re not careful. So what is the right way to respond when someone says something nasty about you? In this episode of The Better […]

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Get Excited About Something! How Excitement Makes You A Better Husband and Dad

In this episode we talk about the benefits of excitement and enthusiam. They are two powerful elements in being a better husband, dad, and professional. What’s great is we have the best teachers in the world to show us how… our kids! Check out this episode.  

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Designing A Great Soundtrack For Life

Back in 2012 when we first started the The Better Guy Show and the website one of our first episodes was about friendships. The great Jim Rohn was fond of saying, You are the average of the five people you spend the most time with. There is tremendous truth in that. It doesn’t matter […]

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Mike Vardy Talks Productivity Balance and Boundaries

Late in 2014 as I was plotting the resurrection of abetterguy.com and The Better Guy Show, I began making a list of show ideas and potential guests. I made a pretty awesome list but the very first person on the list was a no brainer… I had to interview Productivityist founder Mike Vardy. How Podcasts […]

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The Fortune Is In The Follow Up

If you’re looking for a radical way to differentiate yourself from the pack in life you can’t miss this episode. In this episode we examine the practice of effective follow up with people in our lives. From co-workers, customers, friends, and others… if you master follow up you open up a entire new world of […]

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Marriage Rescue… Say You’re Sorry Faster

In this episode we talk about two of the most powerful words on the planet. This is more than a simple Hallmark style advice trip about saying you’re sorry. We discuss how saying sorry faster helps us not only diffuse conflict but also how it helps us build charcahter and how to model leadership […]

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Want To Be A Better Guy? Do What You Say You’re Going To Do

Want to be a better guy? Do what you say you’re going to do. Seems obvious but how many times have you flaked out in your life? Said you were going to be somewhere and didn’t show up? Said you would do something and didn’t? In this episode we talk about the power of […]

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