In: Breather

18
Sep

Tennis Temper Tantrums

This show is an interesting compare and contrast to my earlier breather show about the Japanese men’s World Cup soccer team, and the evolved competitive spirit of doryoku (“honor in the effort”) that is a central…

07
Sep

Breather: Personal Advice That Makes Me Want to Gag and Some Cool Stuff

I complain about the trend of overused, over-glorified peak performance tips and tricks. How about this one: “Making your bed could change your life and increase productivity 10x!” We get the spirit of the idea—that doing…

31
Aug

Breather: Relationship Advice Tidbits

This show introduces you gently to the concept that we will be talking about healthy, loving relationships from time to time on the Get Over Yourself podcast. Having been deeply immersed in the worlds of elite…

21
Aug

Breather: Japanese Soccer Team’s Evolved Competitive Spirit (and Clean Locker Room!)

After the most devastating loss imaginable on the biggest athletic stage on the planet—the World Cup—the Japanese men’s national soccer team cleaned up their locker room, leaving it spotless, and left a handwritten sign saying ‘thank…