I am Driven Podcast

I am Driven Podcast

Hosted by: Douglas Brackmann

Some people are born with a drive often seen in entrepreneurs, pro-athletes, adventurers and Navy SEALs. It's in their DNA. Research has shown that certain genes can manifest resilient and highly focused people who...

Episodes

Episode 44: Drew Myers

Season #1

Drew Myers wrapped his arms around his father's advice: "if you're not happy, do something else." It took Drew 11 jobs in 11 years to figure out that happiness isn't 'found' in what we're doing. We talk with Drew...
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Episode 43: What is Pain?

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What gets people 'into Dr. Doug's office' is a sense of aloneness. Humans are wired for attachment. Every cell in our bodies is connected to the cells next to it. Separation creates pain. A cut to the skin is...
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Episode 42: Justin Foster

Season #1

Justin Foster noticed his defiance at a young age and his Driven behaviors grew in the shadows, manifesting as the imposter syndrome that so many Driven's are familiar with. Justin shares with us key awakenings in his...
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Episode 41: Relationship Pt. 2

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In part 2 of 2 on driven relationships, Dr. Doug talks us through the unconscious behaviors that may often put us at odds with our partner, and how we discern when our masculine or feminine energy may be at work. We...
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Episode 40: Relationship Pt. 1

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There's been a lot of interest from our Driven audience in understanding dynamics of intimate relationship with another Driven person. Whether you are married or seeking a partner, there are likely areas of consistent...
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Episode 39: Matt Terwilliger

Season #1

Matt Terwilliger learned through competitive sports that emotions, when unchecked, can be exploited by your opponent. He strived for stoicism all the way through his basketball career, landing him in the 2007 NCAA...
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Episode 38: Joey Coleman

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Joey Coleman grew up as one of seven kids in a household that allowed his Drive to bloom from the start. A former criminal defense lawyer and jack of many trades, Joey now travels the country speaking and coaching...
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Episode 37: Imposter Syndrome

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On today's podcast we aim to wrap our hands around Imposter syndrome. Dr. Doug defines it broadly as the creation of an ideal or expectation in the outer world that doesn't match our inner world identity. As Driven...
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Episode 36: Paul Chek

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Paul Chek has always been a seeker of knowledge and comprehensive understanding, constantly asking the question 'what caused that?'. This led him to a life of learning, first as an auto mechanic, then in the 82nd...
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Episode 35: Scott Thompson

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Entrepreneur turned investor, Scott Thompson grew up in Pennsylvania and identified as a 'pusher' from an early age. He pushed himself to become an Eagle scout by the age of 14 and All-state Wrestler by 17. Scott...
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Episode 34: Don Joseph Goewey

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Don Joseph Goewey worked hard throughout his career, finally landing himself a dream job at Stanford University. As fate would have it, his world was turned upside down with the diagnosis of a brain tumor, thrusting...
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Episode 33: Brad Mills

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Brad Mills used his dream of making a movie, and the desire to fund it, to fuel his navigation through life. The now retired serial entrepreneur was always an early adopter of technology and was one of the first to...
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