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Dr. Michael Gervais on Not Caring What People Think and the Future of Stoicism (Pt 1)



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On this episode of the Daily Stoic Podcast, Ryan talks Fear of other peoples opinions, Stoic connection, The reality of imposter syndrome, What’s incredible about meditations and his book The First Rule of Mastery: Stop Worrying What Other People Think of You, with one of the world’s top high-performance psychologists and leading experts on the relationship between the mind and human performance Dr. Michael Gervais.

He has spent his career being called on by the best of the best across the worlds of business, sport, the arts, and science when they need to achieve the extraordinary. Dr. Gervais’s client roster includes Super Bowl winning NFL teams, Fortune 50 CEOs, Olympic medalists, internationally acclaimed artists, and more. He is also the founder of Finding Mastery and the founder/host of the Finding Mastery Podcast, the co-creator of the Performance Science Institute at USC. His work has been featured by NBC, ABC, FOX, CNN, ESPN, NFL Network, Red Bull TV, The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Outside Magazine, WIRED, and ESPN Magazine.

Signed copies of his book: The First Rule of Mastery: Stop Worrying What Other People Think of You at The Painted Porch.

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YouTube: @FindingMastery

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