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The Conscious Pivot Podcast

From entrepreneurship and leadership – to purpose and spirituality – the Conscious Pivot Podcast is the place for powerful insights, interviews, stories, tools, and actionable advice from people who have successfully reinvented some area of their business and and personal life. Gain greater insights to navigate your own pivot, learn how to fully embrace new opportunities, increase your performance, master the art and science of innovation and resilience, and love your life!

Join Adam for a much needed dose of energy, HEART and real talk. Let your pivot begin!

Episode Blogs

Developing The Bulletproof Mindset To Thrive And Succeed With Casanova Brooks

Adversity builds character … only if we understand and have the tools to use that adversity to empower ourselves. Award-winning author, high-energy keynote speaker, real estate professional, and entrepreneur, Casanova Brooks is no stranger to adversity. Through his own battles across many life phases - including stage four Lymphoma cancer, and the loss of his mother, job, and home in a matter of weeks - Casanova learned to develop a bulletproof mindset that helped him to thrive and succeed in...
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A Physical Pivot: Finding An Algorithm For Human Transformation

  Human transformation is a science and a step-by-step process. In this episode, Angelo Poli, founder of MetPro, joins Adam Markel for the second time to dive deeper into Angelo’s experience and fascination with human transformation; a mission that eventually translated into his work in nutrition and the founding of his company. Angelo talks about the severe injury that introduced him to neuromuscular reeducation and his experience doing a TEDx Talk. Adam and Angelo dive into the science that MetPro...
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Personal Resilience Tips From A Human Freedom Advocate With Mitzi Perdue

Very few people have the courage to pick up the standard of the fight against human trafficking, partly because it is such a difficult topic and a very stressful one to handle. How does an advocate for human freedom build the personal resilience that they need to get through the emotional burden of the cause they chose to fight for? Joining Adam Markel to share her own resilience tips and stories is Mitzi Perdue, a speaker, science and health writer,...
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Unlocking Emotional Resilience In The Age Of Rage With Ralph De La Rosa, LCSW

From the pandemic to social unrest and political divisiveness, there is a lot of outrage in the environment. How do we, in this "age of rage", build the emotional resilience that keeps us from falling apart? Guest, Ralph De La Rosa, LCSW, a psychotherapist, meditation instructor and author of Don’t Tell Me to Relax, takes a deep dive into this topic. He shares with Adam the rationale and significance of the book and what we can learn from it in...
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Strategies For Success When Your Entire Industry Pivots

  Over the years, we have seen and gone through many pivots. There was the financial crisis of 2008, then 9/11 happened and now this pandemic. Despite these pivots and their impact on entire industries, companies have found a way to continue to do business, finding creative ways to navigate uncharted waters. Nothing is more true for Adam Markel’s guests for today’s episode, Richard and Angela Schelp from the Executive Speakers Bureau, a firm that delivers professional speakers and expert...
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Developing Resilient Organizations Featuring Brian Halligan of HubSpot

  Founded by fellow MIT graduates Brian Halligan and Dharmesh Shah in 2006, HubSpot is an American developer and marketer of software products for inbound marketing, sales, and customer service. It is a modern software system that enables companies to transform the way they market, sell, and serve to match the way humans actually shop, buy, and consume. In this special INBOUND 2020 episode, Brian, its Cofounder and CEO, sits down with Adam Markel to talk about HubSpot’s beginnings and...
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Navigating The “New Normal“ Of Virtual Events with Rainey Foster

  Rainey Foster, Executive Vice President and Partner at Leading Authorities, Inc., is here with Adam Markel to discuss the current state of online events. Even the highest-profile speakers and entertainers are finding their careers drastically affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The virtual solution may not exactly have the same appeal as the “real” thing, but it is our current reality. Rainey and her team are creating the best solution that respects the needs of both parties. In this wide-ranging...
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The Resilient Lawyer With Sam Glover

As a former attorney, host Adam Markel knows what is required to build and sustain a thriving practice in what is widely considered a tough industry - resilience. In this episode Adam interviews Sam Glover, the founder of Lawyerist, to discuss the myriad of changes the practice of law has gone through with modernization. Sam’s company focuses on extending a helping hand to lawyers so they’re equipped with industry information, tools and resources to help them thrive in the face...
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Reinventing A Business Model With Transformational Service With Dr. Travis Zigler

  In this episode, Dr. Travis Zigler, the founder of Eye Love, a company dedicated to naturally healing dry eyes around the world, joins Adam Markel to discuss how he reinvented his business model through the use of transformational service. Dr. Zigler created great connections that enabled him and his foundation to meet people's needs in many different arenas. He shares the story of how their mission came to fruition and how they went from operating a practice to an...
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Achieving Clarity For a Successful Career Pivot with Tracy Timm

  At some point in our lives, we may stop and ask ourselves if where we are professionally is actually where we are supposed to be. Answering this question requires a process to achieve career clarity … one that’s not always easy. The process may put us in the uncomfortable position of questioning our very ability to build the life that we want. Career clarity coach, Tracy Timm has been through that process herself and experienced first-hand what it takes...
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