Disrupt Yourself Podcast with Whitney Johnson

Best-selling author Whitney Johnson (“Disrupt Yourself”) explores her passion for personal disruption through engaging conversations with disruptors. Each episode of this podcast reveals new insights about how we work, learn, and live.


Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 41m. Bisher sind 259 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 7 days 12 hours 41 minutes


Simon Sinek: If You Only Look For Obstacles, You'll Keep Finding Them (Encore)

We have an extra dose of inspiration for your week with this encore episode from January 2020. Author and speaker Simon Sinek sat down with Whitney to ask the simplest question: "Why?" "Why am I doing this work? Why am I on this career path?" These...



episode 251: Adam B. Levine: How Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies, and NFTs Actually Work

We can't talk about personal disruption without discussing disruptive technologies, so this week's episode is a bit different. It's a 101 course on blockchain, cryptocurrencies, NFTs, and the philosophy behind the decentralization movement. Most of us...



Shawn Stevenson: Food Is Your Secret Weapon (Encore)

Eating smarter is always popular in January, so we're excited to share another bonus episode with you this week. This time, it's Whitney's conversation with wellness author and podcaster Shawn Stevenson from February 2021. Shawn was diagnosed with a...



episode 250: Why You Should Hire People Into Roles They're Not Qualified For (Yet)

The S Curve of Learning is about personal development — our skills, mastery, and career aspirations. But applying it to teams unlocks a whole new way to run a business. After all, the individual is the fundamental unit of any company. In her latest...



episode 249: Dan Roam: How to Craft the Perfect Pitch

Turns out, people like Star Wars more than they like spreadsheets. That's pretty obvious, yet we constantly find ourselves in front of boring presentations. Data and facts are important, but when woven into a "hero's journey," they become...



Livingston Taylor: Life Is a Performance (Encore)

We're thrilled to bring back another one of our favorite episodes that we know you'll enjoy during Christmas week. Whitney spoke with Livingston Taylor in August 2020. He's a singer, songwriter, teacher and the brother of James Taylor. Livingston...



episode 248: Scott Miller: It's Time to Redefine Mentorship

When we think of role models, we often picture mythical heroes, overnight success stories, and leaders who made key decisions in the nick of time. But Scott Miller is far more interested in the mistakes of successful leaders. He discusses them deeply...


 2021-12-14  1h1m

episode 247: Howard Morgan: How to Make Hard Work Feel Joyful

Hard work is a pillar of any success, but it doesn't always have to feel so hard. Howard Morgan started his first company at 13 years old. Today it generates $130 million a year, and he hasn't slowed down. But Howard's joyful optimism around hard work...


 2021-12-07  56m

episode 246: Syd and Shea McGee: Make Life Beautiful (Encore)

This week we're bringing you an extra dose of inspiration. It's our conversation from October 2020 with Syd and Shea McGee, founders of Studio McGee, one of the most successful and fastest growing interior design companies in the country. But Syd and...


 2021-12-02  32m

episode 245: General Stanley McChrystal: The Biggest Risk to You Is ... Yourself

Sometimes the business landscape can be a battlefield, but this week's guest puts all that in perspective. General Stanley McChrystal is a highly decorated U.S. Army veteran who is no stranger to real battlefields. He’s a retired four-star...


 2021-11-30  42m