#23 Nik Wood is a Life Athlete Podcasting in Bali

#23 Nik Wood is a Life Athlete Podcasting in Bali

At 6 feet 7 inches tall, Nic is 50% Canadian and 50% Nicaraguan, with big bold eyes and a huge smile, he just can’t be missed. Nic and his friends joined our dinner table and we got to talking about life coaching and various ways in. Nic had recently moved to Bali from Korea. Three months into his stay in Bali, and he’d already launched his first podcast, Life Athletics, which proves his thesis through interviewing incredible individuals that life can be likened to a game, and we can all level up in key areas. 

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#18: Aaron Goldberg: Lawyer, Screenwriter, Gongmaster

#18: Aaron Goldberg: Lawyer, Screenwriter, Gongmaster

You are meant to deal with all the stuff that’s coming up, and it’s essential for your inner journey.  And your outer journey is simply a reflection of your inner journey. Take your time.  Call upon your resources.  And make the full 180.  After plenty of time has passed and you’re confident that you’ve stayed the course and learned your lessons, then it’s an okay time to go back.  Because you won’t be the same person anymore.  And that’s the most important part of the 180.

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#17 From Luxury on Wall Street to Tent Living in Hawaii: Ali Slous of Kalani Retreat Center

#17 From Luxury on Wall Street to Tent Living in Hawaii: Ali Slous of Kalani Retreat Center

It took about a year to plan my exit strategy, including moving out of my apartment, donating most of my possessions, leaving my job, and, ultimately, booking a one-way ticket to the Big Island, where I signed up for a three-month volunteer engagement at Kalani. I went from living on the 29th floor of a luxury building on Wall Street to a tent in the jungle. 

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#9 Just Do It: Lauren Rinkey, Aggregator of Awesome, Artist, Marketer, Lady of the Swoosh

#9 Just Do It: Lauren Rinkey, Aggregator of Awesome, Artist, Marketer, Lady of the Swoosh

Tony Robbins spoke in a class I co-teach at USC this past year and he said, "If you're not growing, you're dying." That hit home with me in a big way. I believe that to my core. With that, impeding changes make me feel like I'm living in a live version of a "Choose Your Own Adventure" book.

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