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Episode 41 – Why Talking Politics is the Solution to Everything

In this episode I discuss why talking politics is the solution to most of societies most intractable problems.

Episode 40 – How to Live a Creative Life

In this episode I discuss how to start living the creative life.

Episode 39 – Using Innovation to Solve the Abortion Debate

In this episode, I will discuss how we can use innovation to solve the abortion debate. I am not going to debate the right or wrong of abortion itself.

Episode 38 – The power of Innovation

In this podcast, I discuss why I believe that innovation can change the way we approach almost any issue in life. From politics to business, innovative thinking can revolutionize our approach to seemingly intractable problems.

Episode 37 – The Persuasive Power of Martin Luther King

In this episode, I will discuss how Martin Luther King managed to successfully persuade so many people, and why his powerful words live on today.

Episode 36 – Is Our Right to Free Speech Under Threat?

In this episode I discuss why I believe that free speech is under threat. The current climate in the United States is threatening the very underpinnings of our rights, our freedom and our democracy. 

Episode 35 – Why is it so Difficult to Persuade People?

In this episode, I will discuss the difficulties of persuasion. I started this podcast with the idea that if you have a set of logical proposals, it should not be difficult to persuade people to change their minds. It appears that I was wrong.

Episode 34 – This New Year, Let Us Unite America

I will discuss whether we can bring Americans back together as a nation. The current climate in America, both political and social seems hopelessly divided. It appears that almost everything divides us as a nation.

Episode 33 – Obama and the Gentle Art of Persuasion

In this episode, I will discuss the gentle, and sometimes not so gentle art of persuasion. I demonstrate how a public speaker can start a speech in a manner conducive to persuasion, using President Obama as an example. 

Episode 32 – Can Empathy Improve Your Speeches?

In this episode I will discuss why I believe that Empathy will improve your speeches, your communication and your message. Empathy may be one of the most important changes you can make to your speeches.