92: Making The Impossible Possible - Then Remembering How To Do It Again

92: Making The Impossible Possible - Then Remembering How To Do It Again

You have done the impossible, but it just doesn’t feel that special because it is a thing of the past. You have grown since then. The person that found it ‘impossible’ no longer exists. Thus it is increasingly easy to discount those accomplishments.

Try to remember how hard it was, and despite that difficulty, you persisted and succeeded any way.

Realise that this will happen again. What you think of as impossible, will (with time and effort) be overcome, and it too will become easy.

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76: On Effective Weight loss, Being Triggered & An Ask From You

76: On Effective Weight loss, Being Triggered & An Ask From You

Effective weightless involves a process that is both sustainable and able to be integrated gradually into your life.

In this episode I share the approach that is working for me, and suggest some of the pitfalls that you should avoid if you want to succeed!

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72: Weekends Don't Exist (Ch: 6.7 How To Get Your Sh!t Together)

72: Weekends Don't Exist (Ch: 6.7 How To Get Your Sh!t Together)

Weekends don’t exist, at least not for those who want to make a change in the world or for those with a dream.

If you have a passion project, a business that you are building up, or a dream that you want to follow, you need all the time you can possibly get your hands on.

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65: Why Persistence Is The Key To Success In All Things

65: Why Persistence Is The Key To Success In All Things

Unless you have persistence, constancy and discipline, the chances of your dreams eventuating into reality fall to almost zero.

It takes time to learn the lessons, develop a practice and hone the skills necessary for success in any area.

In this episode I share my journey both in my writing and personal life - where I have come from, to where I am now, to where I want to be - focusing on what it takes to see real results.

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61: Vagabonding and Following Your Dreams (w/Fred Saleeba)

61: Vagabonding and Following Your Dreams (w/Fred Saleeba)

Today I am joined by Fred Saleeba. He shares the his journey of escaping the monotony of regular life, into one of vagabonding - travelling the world for the sake of travel, no destination, no base, just for the experience.

This interview gets quite personal with Fred discussing issues with (and how he is working on) self confidence and forming new relationships.

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56: Don't Let Chronic Illness Stop You From Following Your Dreams (Interview With Kelly Paris)

56: Don't Let Chronic Illness Stop You From Following Your Dreams (Interview With Kelly Paris)

If you suffer from a chronic illness, but don’t want to let that stop you from following your dreams, this episode is for you.

Kelly Paris joins me on the podcast to discuss how she manages her chronic illness (fibromyalgia +) yet still manages to follow her dreams.

We discuss the importance of finding a good therapist, focusing on your ‘why’, taking rest days when needed, learning to rely on yourself, as well as looking for the ‘yes’ rather than focusing on the ‘no’ …

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36: What I Learnt Grappling for 24 Hours Straight

36: What I Learnt Grappling for 24 Hours Straight

I have just completed a 24 hour Grapple-A-Thon, which is 24 hours of continuous Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) and I want to share the lessons that I have learnt from this experience.

03:40 - General Takeaways
06:50 - BJJ Specific Takeaways
11:48 - Mindset
17:30 - Nutrition and Recovery

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34: The Importance Of Self Care (short thought)

34: The Importance Of Self Care (short thought)

The importance of self care cannot be understated. There is no point in working yourself so hard that you have a break down. In this episode, Zachary shares his recent experience of overworking himself to the point of break down, as well as the lessons that he has learnt from the experience.

QOTD: How do you practice self care?

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33: Finding the balance between work and relaxation

33: Finding the balance between work and relaxation

Finding the balance between work and relaxation is vital for both mental health and productivity. Work too much, and you run the risk of becoming run down. Relax too much and your dreams will forever stay as dreams. 

In this episode I discuss my continuing journey to finding a balance between these two aspects of life. 

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26: Why Work Doesn't Have To Suck

26: Why Work Doesn't Have To Suck

In this episode, Zac discusses why people get trapped working in a job that they don't like and suggests ways that they can change into a career that they actually enjoy and look forward to performing.

"Counting time until retirement is not for me" ...

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5: If You Want to Succeed You Need to Keep Turning Up

5: If You Want to Succeed You Need to Keep Turning Up

Zachary discusses the concept of turning up to achieve success. If you want to accomplish something amazing, you first need to turn up and put the work in. Remember, the world owes you nothing, only you can shape your future. 

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