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 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

Season #1

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

Season #1

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

Season #1

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

Season #1

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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Episode 32: Megan Hottman

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Megan Hottman was a late bloomer, athletically. She found cycling in law school and it became her passion; so much so that she spent time as a professional cyclist and then started her own law practice representing...
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Episode 31: Jason Gaignard

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Jayson Gaignard, founder of Mastermind Talks, joins us on the podcast for a deep discussion about both success and failure. He shares with us the internal battle of finding fulfillment in his work and in his life, as...
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Episode 30: Projecting

Season #1

We get back to topics on the I am Driven podcast this week with projection. We talk about what projection is and how it impacts your life in your everyday interactions with both the world in general and other people....
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Episode 29: Trey Weis

Season #1

A God fearing man with a God shaped hole in his heart, Trey Weis is yet another Driven who has turned to meditation to help channel his ambition. As a pediatric dentist, he credits his success to his education, along...
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Episode 28: Chase Hobby

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The plethora of experiences from being a big fish in a small pond all the way to recently finishing up his MBA has molded Chase Hobby into the entrepreneur he is today. He talks about life as a naval flight officer on...
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