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Positive University Podcast

Jon Gordon

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Positive University Podcast
Positive University Podcast

Positive University Podcast

Jon Gordon

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19
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Positive inspiration and encouragement to help you overcome your challenges and make a greater impact! Hosted by bestselling author, Jon Gordon.

Latest Episodes

Candace Parker | The Drive of a Winner

On this episode of the Positive University Podcast, bestselling author Jon Gordon talks with Candace Parker. Candace is one of the most decorated female basketball players to ever put on a uniform. Candace is an ALL-STAR player for the WNBA’s Los Angeles Sparks, she was also the first overall pick in the 2008 WNBA Draft. She's more than just a star on the court, she is an inspiration to all those around her and you’ll find out why during this interview. A big takeaway from Candace is how the best are always striving to get better. Her drive as a winner is contagious. If you want to go to the next level in your life and career, don’t settle. Keep pursing greatness. In addition to these Positive University interviews, we have many resources to help you. Just go to jongordon.comwhere you can find Jon’s bestselling books, tools for success and you can sign up for Jon’s FREE Positive Tip email newsletter. Connect with Candace athttps://candaceparker.com/

34 MIN4 days ago
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Candace Parker | The Drive of a Winner

Focus on The Root | A Positive Moment

This is a short encouraging message from Jon Gordon. Always remember the amount of fruit we produce is just an outcome and measurement of how well we are nurturing our root. If we take care of our root we'll always have an abundant supply of fruit. Ignore the root and say goodbye to the fruit.

1 MIN5 days ago
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Focus on The Root | A Positive Moment

Jesse Cole | How to Stand Out by Thinking Different

On this episode of the Positive University Podcast, bestselling author Jon Gordon talks withJesse Cole. Jesse is the founder of Fans First Entertainment and owner of two multimillion-dollar summer league baseball teams, the Gastonia Grizzlies and the Savannah Bananas. He's been featured on MSNBC and as a keynote speaker all over the country, promoting his motto "If it's normal, do the exact opposite.” Not only does Jesse share some amazing insights on creating a great culture, he’s also actually living it by how he approaches his team and his customers. His CARE acronym alone is a gold nugget. Listen in to learn it and how they modeled it to turn around a struggling baseball park into a thriving business selling out 4500 seats per game. Connect with Jesse athttps://findyouryellowtux.com/ Connect with Jon athttp://jongordon.com/ Access more Positive University episodes athttps://positiveuniversity.com/

32 MIN1 weeks ago
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Jesse Cole | How to Stand Out by Thinking Different

Matt Brown | Truth Plus Love and Maximizing Influence

On this episode of the Positive University Podcast, bestselling author Jon Gordon talks with Matt Brown. Mattis the founder of Think Eternity and the author of the book TRUTH PLUS LOVE. Matt shares some great perspectives and advice on life, leadership, faith and influence…how we can maximize it to make a greater impact in the world.

34 MIN2 weeks ago
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Matt Brown | Truth Plus Love and Maximizing Influence

Pat Williams | Lessons on Character, Leadership and Life

On this episode of the Positive University Podcast, Jon Gordon talks with Pat Williams. Pat is a basketball Hall-of-Famer, co-founder of the NBA's Orlando Magic and former general manager of the Philadelphia 76ers. He's Also one of America's top inspirational corporate speakers and the author of over 100 books, his most recent being CHARACTER CARVED IN STONE, highlighting the leadership secrets of the United States Military Academy at West Point. This is one of those episodes you might want to listen to twice! Pat really delivers a ton of great leadership insights and advice for life. The leadership poem alone that he shares is gold. Don't miss that. If you want to become a better leader or to develop better leaders within your organization, go to powerofpositiveleadership.com There you'll find details on our power of positive leadership trainings, workshops and more. You can attend upcoming trainings or have our team come to you!

41 MIN3 weeks ago
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Pat Williams | Lessons on Character, Leadership and Life

Allie Long | Turning Setbacks into Triumphs

On this episode of the Positive University Podcast, bestselling author Jon Gordon talks with Allie Long. Allie is aProfessional soccer player for the Reign FC and the U.S Women's National Team who recently Won the World Cup. This interview is super powerful as Jon and Allie dive into her story of turning setbacks into triumphs, the importance of preparation, having the right mindset and so much more. Allie has an infectious personality and just hearing her drive and commitment to greatness will energize you! As a special bonus with this episode, we want to offer you complimentary access to Jon Gordon’s TRAINING CAMP Video Training Program. It’s an11 module online training where Jon Gordon will coach you on each of the eleven traits and habits of success from his bestselling book Training Camp: What the Best Do Better than Everyone Else.You can access it for free at jongordon.com/trainingcampfree

49 MINSEP 14
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Allie Long | Turning Setbacks into Triumphs

Marcie Frost | Courage, Perseverance, and Great Leadership

On this episode of the Positive University Podcast, bestselling author Jon Gordon talks withMarcie Frost, chief executive officer of CalPERS, a pension fund which administers a retirement system for more than 1.9 million California public sector workers and their families and purchases health care for more than 1.4 million public sector employees. Marcie oversees a global investment portfolio of more than $350 billion dollars, approximately 2,800 employees, and manages an annual budget of $1.8 billion to administer the system. She knows a thing or two about leading at a very high level and in this interviewMarcie shares a ton of great leadership insights that we know you will benefit from! If you want to dive deeper and learn how to become a better leader who creates positive results like Marcie, attend one of our upcoming Power of Positive Leadership 1-Day Trainings or have our team bring a training to you! You can get the details at powerofpositiveleadership.com- While you're there, take our free positive leader self assessment todetermine your positive leadership score.

42 MINSEP 7
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Marcie Frost | Courage, Perseverance, and Great Leadership

A Positive Moment | Feed the Positive Dog

We all have a positive and negative dog inside of us. It's part of our human nature. The key is to feed the positive dog and starve the negative dog. The more we feed the positive dog the bigger it gets and the stronger it becomes. The actions are simple. We just need to make them a habit and do them every day. www.jongordon.com

1 MINSEP 7
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A Positive Moment | Feed the Positive Dog

Never Settle | Marty Smith

On this episode, bestselling author Jon Gordon talks with Marty Smith. Marty is one of ESPN's most popular and recognized reporters and hosts who currently covers a variety of sports including college football, basketball, both the NFL and NBA, NASCAR and more. This interview is really impactful as Marty talks about what it means to Never Settle in work and life. He also shares how he went from an unknown motor sports writer to being recruited to work for ESPN, how what seemed like a devastating setback in college actually led to his current career and success, what the soul of America is… and much much more. Fire up your notes app or pull out a pen and paper, you’ll definitely get some nuggets of wisdom from this one! And when you're done listening, be sure to go grab a copy of Marty’s new book NEVER SETTLE. It's available everywhere books are sold. If you enjoy this interview, subscribe in iTunes(for free) so you get the next episode too. We release one each week with a dynamic guest. You can also visit PositiveUniversity.com where you can access dozens of other interviews with people like Dabo Sweeny, Sean McVay, Kerri Walsh Jennings, Tony Bennett and more.

47 MINAUG 31
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Never Settle | Marty Smith

Living to Be a Miracle | Austin Hatch

"My life is only a miracle if I can be a miracle for others." - Austin Hatch On this episode of the Positive University Podcast, bestselling author Jon Gordon talks with Austin Hatch. Austin has the rare distinction of being someone who has survived two plane crashes. The odds of this happening are almost unimaginable. Yet as miraculous as this is, the doctors believe it was even more miraculous that Austin not only walked again but graduated high school, attended Michigan, and joined the basketball team. His story is amazing but even more powerful his perspective on life after surviving the crashes which took the lives of his mom, dad, brother and sister. You'll definitely be encouraged by what Austin has to share. Featured Resource: If you want to develop a more positive perspective in your life, check out this episodes free resource. It’s The Power of a Positive You 7 Step Action Plan. It's a simple plan to help youmake positive changes in your life and to Get results by taking zoom focused actions.You can download it for free at jongordon.com/plan

35 MINAUG 24
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Living to Be a Miracle | Austin Hatch

Latest Episodes

Candace Parker | The Drive of a Winner

On this episode of the Positive University Podcast, bestselling author Jon Gordon talks with Candace Parker. Candace is one of the most decorated female basketball players to ever put on a uniform. Candace is an ALL-STAR player for the WNBA’s Los Angeles Sparks, she was also the first overall pick in the 2008 WNBA Draft. She's more than just a star on the court, she is an inspiration to all those around her and you’ll find out why during this interview. A big takeaway from Candace is how the best are always striving to get better. Her drive as a winner is contagious. If you want to go to the next level in your life and career, don’t settle. Keep pursing greatness. In addition to these Positive University interviews, we have many resources to help you. Just go to jongordon.comwhere you can find Jon’s bestselling books, tools for success and you can sign up for Jon’s FREE Positive Tip email newsletter. Connect with Candace athttps://candaceparker.com/

34 MIN4 days ago
Comments
Candace Parker | The Drive of a Winner

Focus on The Root | A Positive Moment

This is a short encouraging message from Jon Gordon. Always remember the amount of fruit we produce is just an outcome and measurement of how well we are nurturing our root. If we take care of our root we'll always have an abundant supply of fruit. Ignore the root and say goodbye to the fruit.

1 MIN5 days ago
Comments
Focus on The Root | A Positive Moment

Jesse Cole | How to Stand Out by Thinking Different

On this episode of the Positive University Podcast, bestselling author Jon Gordon talks withJesse Cole. Jesse is the founder of Fans First Entertainment and owner of two multimillion-dollar summer league baseball teams, the Gastonia Grizzlies and the Savannah Bananas. He's been featured on MSNBC and as a keynote speaker all over the country, promoting his motto "If it's normal, do the exact opposite.” Not only does Jesse share some amazing insights on creating a great culture, he’s also actually living it by how he approaches his team and his customers. His CARE acronym alone is a gold nugget. Listen in to learn it and how they modeled it to turn around a struggling baseball park into a thriving business selling out 4500 seats per game. Connect with Jesse athttps://findyouryellowtux.com/ Connect with Jon athttp://jongordon.com/ Access more Positive University episodes athttps://positiveuniversity.com/

32 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
Jesse Cole | How to Stand Out by Thinking Different

Matt Brown | Truth Plus Love and Maximizing Influence

On this episode of the Positive University Podcast, bestselling author Jon Gordon talks with Matt Brown. Mattis the founder of Think Eternity and the author of the book TRUTH PLUS LOVE. Matt shares some great perspectives and advice on life, leadership, faith and influence…how we can maximize it to make a greater impact in the world.

34 MIN2 weeks ago
Comments
Matt Brown | Truth Plus Love and Maximizing Influence

Pat Williams | Lessons on Character, Leadership and Life

On this episode of the Positive University Podcast, Jon Gordon talks with Pat Williams. Pat is a basketball Hall-of-Famer, co-founder of the NBA's Orlando Magic and former general manager of the Philadelphia 76ers. He's Also one of America's top inspirational corporate speakers and the author of over 100 books, his most recent being CHARACTER CARVED IN STONE, highlighting the leadership secrets of the United States Military Academy at West Point. This is one of those episodes you might want to listen to twice! Pat really delivers a ton of great leadership insights and advice for life. The leadership poem alone that he shares is gold. Don't miss that. If you want to become a better leader or to develop better leaders within your organization, go to powerofpositiveleadership.com There you'll find details on our power of positive leadership trainings, workshops and more. You can attend upcoming trainings or have our team come to you!

41 MIN3 weeks ago
Comments
Pat Williams | Lessons on Character, Leadership and Life

Allie Long | Turning Setbacks into Triumphs

On this episode of the Positive University Podcast, bestselling author Jon Gordon talks with Allie Long. Allie is aProfessional soccer player for the Reign FC and the U.S Women's National Team who recently Won the World Cup. This interview is super powerful as Jon and Allie dive into her story of turning setbacks into triumphs, the importance of preparation, having the right mindset and so much more. Allie has an infectious personality and just hearing her drive and commitment to greatness will energize you! As a special bonus with this episode, we want to offer you complimentary access to Jon Gordon’s TRAINING CAMP Video Training Program. It’s an11 module online training where Jon Gordon will coach you on each of the eleven traits and habits of success from his bestselling book Training Camp: What the Best Do Better than Everyone Else.You can access it for free at jongordon.com/trainingcampfree

49 MINSEP 14
Comments
Allie Long | Turning Setbacks into Triumphs

Marcie Frost | Courage, Perseverance, and Great Leadership

On this episode of the Positive University Podcast, bestselling author Jon Gordon talks withMarcie Frost, chief executive officer of CalPERS, a pension fund which administers a retirement system for more than 1.9 million California public sector workers and their families and purchases health care for more than 1.4 million public sector employees. Marcie oversees a global investment portfolio of more than $350 billion dollars, approximately 2,800 employees, and manages an annual budget of $1.8 billion to administer the system. She knows a thing or two about leading at a very high level and in this interviewMarcie shares a ton of great leadership insights that we know you will benefit from! If you want to dive deeper and learn how to become a better leader who creates positive results like Marcie, attend one of our upcoming Power of Positive Leadership 1-Day Trainings or have our team bring a training to you! You can get the details at powerofpositiveleadership.com- While you're there, take our free positive leader self assessment todetermine your positive leadership score.

42 MINSEP 7
Comments
Marcie Frost | Courage, Perseverance, and Great Leadership

A Positive Moment | Feed the Positive Dog

We all have a positive and negative dog inside of us. It's part of our human nature. The key is to feed the positive dog and starve the negative dog. The more we feed the positive dog the bigger it gets and the stronger it becomes. The actions are simple. We just need to make them a habit and do them every day. www.jongordon.com

1 MINSEP 7
Comments
A Positive Moment | Feed the Positive Dog

Never Settle | Marty Smith

On this episode, bestselling author Jon Gordon talks with Marty Smith. Marty is one of ESPN's most popular and recognized reporters and hosts who currently covers a variety of sports including college football, basketball, both the NFL and NBA, NASCAR and more. This interview is really impactful as Marty talks about what it means to Never Settle in work and life. He also shares how he went from an unknown motor sports writer to being recruited to work for ESPN, how what seemed like a devastating setback in college actually led to his current career and success, what the soul of America is… and much much more. Fire up your notes app or pull out a pen and paper, you’ll definitely get some nuggets of wisdom from this one! And when you're done listening, be sure to go grab a copy of Marty’s new book NEVER SETTLE. It's available everywhere books are sold. If you enjoy this interview, subscribe in iTunes(for free) so you get the next episode too. We release one each week with a dynamic guest. You can also visit PositiveUniversity.com where you can access dozens of other interviews with people like Dabo Sweeny, Sean McVay, Kerri Walsh Jennings, Tony Bennett and more.

47 MINAUG 31
Comments
Never Settle | Marty Smith

Living to Be a Miracle | Austin Hatch

"My life is only a miracle if I can be a miracle for others." - Austin Hatch On this episode of the Positive University Podcast, bestselling author Jon Gordon talks with Austin Hatch. Austin has the rare distinction of being someone who has survived two plane crashes. The odds of this happening are almost unimaginable. Yet as miraculous as this is, the doctors believe it was even more miraculous that Austin not only walked again but graduated high school, attended Michigan, and joined the basketball team. His story is amazing but even more powerful his perspective on life after surviving the crashes which took the lives of his mom, dad, brother and sister. You'll definitely be encouraged by what Austin has to share. Featured Resource: If you want to develop a more positive perspective in your life, check out this episodes free resource. It’s The Power of a Positive You 7 Step Action Plan. It's a simple plan to help youmake positive changes in your life and to Get results by taking zoom focused actions.You can download it for free at jongordon.com/plan

35 MINAUG 24
Comments
Living to Be a Miracle | Austin Hatch