Darius Mirshahzadeh

Darius Classic | Are You Building A Life Of Competition Or A Life Of Gratitude?

By Darius Mirshahzadeh / March 1, 2024 /

In this episode, I will share what it means to have a competitive attitude and why healthy competition is essential as we work on our dreams. I will also discuss passion as an essential key to achieving professional goals.  In this episode, I talked about: Meet Darius:  Darius is your host of The Greatness Machine.…

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263 | Guy Kawasaki | Think Remarkable: 9 Paths to Transform Your Life and Make a Difference

By Darius Mirshahzadeh / February 28, 2024 /

In this episode of The Greatness Machine, Darius is joined by Guy to talk about his experiences at Apple during the Steve Jobs era, recounting the demanding yet transformative nature of working alongside the visionary leader. The conversation transitions to the creative process and grit required to succeed in entrepreneurship, drawing parallels between the processes…

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TGM Classic | Rene Rodriguez | Amplifying Your Influence As A Leader

By Darius Mirshahzadeh / February 26, 2024 /

In this episode, Darius and Rene talk about overcoming rejection and embracing suffering, the power of influence and how to leverage it, and the importance of authenticity in business. Rene also discusses negative bias and why humans give more psychological weight to unpleasant news and information.  In this episode, Rene and I talked about: Meet…

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262 | The Journey is NOT the GOAL

By Darius Mirshahzadeh / February 23, 2024 /

This episode of The Greatness Machine will encourage listeners to explore the richness of the journey, finding meaning, and fulfillment in every step taken. I will also highlight the benefits of breaking free from the treadmill of goal-chasing and cultivating a more fulfilling journey. In this episode, I talked about: Meet Darius:  Darius is your…

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261 | Rebecca Homkes | Survive, Reset, Thrive: Leading Breakthrough Growth Strategy in Volatile Times

By Darius Mirshahzadeh / February 21, 2024 /

In this episode of The Greatness Machine, Darius is joined by Rebecca to delve into strategies for thriving in today’s volatile market, addressing common misconceptions about uncertainty and offering practical advice for businesses to identify their unique strengths and leverage them to capitalize on emerging opportunities while mitigating risks.  In this episode, Rebecca and I…

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TGM Classic | Mike McCarthy | How Do You Build an Amazing Legacy

By Darius Mirshahzadeh / February 19, 2024 /

In this episode, Darius and Mike discuss the pros and cons of family businesses, the importance of workplace and family core values, the fascinating benefits of living in the present, the downside of hustle culture, and the advantages of abundant thinking. In this episode, Mike and I talked about: Meet Mike: Mike McCarthy is a…

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260 | Action Organized: Why You Should Take Imperfect Action to Realize Your Dreams

By Darius Mirshahzadeh / February 16, 2024 /

In this episode of The Greatness Machine, I will reveal the importance of embracing imperfect action, rather than waiting for the perfect moment, as a catalyst for growth. This discussion will also highlight the importance of adaptability, clarifying goals, balancing priorities, and viewing failures as learning opportunities.  In this episode, I talked about: Meet Darius: …

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259 | Grace Puma and Christiana Smith Shi | COO of Pepsi and Nike President of Retail Tell Us How to Succeed

By Darius Mirshahzadeh / February 14, 2024 /

In this episode of The Greatness Machine, Darius is joined by Grace and Christiana to discuss strategies for crafting a successful career, embracing resilience, and strategically navigating the ever-changing landscape of professional life. They also talk about Grace and Christiana’s upcoming book, Career Forward, set to launch on February 20, 2024. In this episode, Grace,…

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TGM Classic | Nathanael Chawkin | The Art Of Conscious Leadership

By Darius Mirshahzadeh / February 12, 2024 /

In this episode, Darius and Nathanael discuss the impact of conscious leadership in an organization,  the benefits of meditation, the differences between spirituality and religion, and it is important for a leader to have a greater purpose. In this episode, Nathanael and I talked about: Meet Nathanael: Nathanael Chawkin is a catalyst for organizational transformation,…

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258 | How To 10X Your Business By Enrolling The Right Person In Your Cause

By Darius Mirshahzadeh / February 9, 2024 /

In this episode of The Greatness Machine, I will talk about partnering for success, providing value to potential partners, and the benefits of seeking external perspectives. This episode will also explain why persistence and building relationships are crucial in enrolling others in your cause and achieving extraordinary results. In this episode, I talked about: Meet…

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