The Flywheel Podcast with Victor Jimenez: Entrepreneurship | Happiness | Business | Passion | Life | Meaning
By Victor Jimenez: Entrepreneurship Mentor, Growing a Business and Building a Life
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This podcast is for entrepreneurs and creative free thinkers that value relationships and people over just making money. Business and the world economy is not just about money, it’s much more than that. It’s about helping people, and learning to be better human beings. We focus on business philosophy, strategy,and techniques with a blend of personal development.Your host is veteran entrepreneur and top ranked podcaster Victor Jimenez from the Cycling 360 Podcast. In each podcast we discuss, learn, and explore how to navigate our business and personal lives to build an impact and experience greater fulfillment. The podcast features expert guests and everyday innovator’s. Topics related to Entrepreneurship, Meditation and Mindfulness in Business, Book Writing, Design Thinking, Innovation, Art, Sustainability, Giving back, Leadership, among others. This podcast will not only help you grow a better business but will help you lead a more fulfilling life.
||ExplicitTFP-032-Disruptive Design & Systems Thinking-Leyla Acaroglu||Using Disruptive Design and Systems Thinking to Build a Better World As entrepreneurs, we create products and services. As we create them we often are thinking of the use of the product or service but we rarely think about what happens at the end of a .||7/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-031-Entrepreneurship, passion, and communities – Ernesto Sirolli||Why passion is the ultimate driver in entrepreneurship and economic development Entrepreneurship is really about doing what you are passionate about, then finding others to help you by doing what they are passionate about.||6/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-030-Being a Transcendent Leader – Fred Kofman||Learn how to be the kind of leader that inspires and empowers people to make a broader mission their own. In this episode, I am talking with Fred Kofman, leadership advisor at Google and former VP of executive development and leadership philosopher at .||5/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-029-How Spending Time In Nature Can Make Us Happier and Healthier- Florence Williams||Something as simple as a walk in the woods can help us live a better life In this episode, I am talking with Journalist and prize-winning author Florence Williams about her latest book Nature Fix. We discuss the current problems with our hyper-connect||11/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-028-Knowing Yourself- Dr Tasha Eurich||How self-awareness can lead to a better business and a more fulfilling life We all know, that to be a smart entrepreneur or leader of our community, we need strong self-awareness so that we can understand people and their motivations. Yet often,||11/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-027-What is your Relationship with Money? – Dr. Sarah Newcomb||Money : It’s a loaded word and idea. We all have stories that we tell ourselves about money, what it is and how we interact with it. Some people pursue it as an end goal while others avoid it like the plague. Either way,||10/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-026-The Neuroscience of Trust – Paul J Zak||In this episode, I am talking with neuroeconomist Paul J Zak about the science of creating high-performance companies. We talk about his latest book Trust Factor and touch on the principles that create a culture of trust within any organization.||10/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-025 – Happy Startup – Carlos Saba||Building a Happy Start-Up When many of us hear the words startup we think of the lone genius working in her garage with some breakthrough idea that is going to turn into a huge business that they can then “exit”,||9/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-024-Compassion in Business- Monica Worline||Compassion-One of Our Best Business Tools. Since the beginning of the industrial revolution (likely earlier), societies have treated business and work as something separate from our humanity and our compassion.||3/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-023-Should Your Business Be Not For Profit?-Donnie Maclurcan||Why you should consider not for profit as a structure for your business On this podcast and in many other business circles people are talking about creating meaning and purpose in their business. We talk about social and environmental justice and creat||3/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-022-Creating Meaning in Your Business-Emily Esfahani Smith||Man’s search for meaning is fundamental to what makes us human. Yet we live in a culture that encourages us to set this search aside when it comes to work and business. In this episode, my guest and I are talking about here book The Power of Meaning||2/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-021 The Art of Building Community||Building Communities That Inspire Connection In this episode, we are talking about community and connection. Consider this, most businesses rise and fall based on the strength and depth of connection they build with employees, partners,||1/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-020 Liminal Thinking – Dave Gray||How do we begin to understand another point of view so that we can create and embrace change? Creating change is difficult. It requires us to think differently and be open to new possibilities and different views of reality.||12/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-019 Building a People-Centered Business- Jeb Banner||Are you building a people-centered business? Ask any business owner or CEO, Who the most important people in their business are, and most will say “the customer is of course.” But what if we refocus that lens and make our employees and colleagues||12/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-018 Becoming The Creative Entrepreneur You Are – Carl Nordgren||Are you really creative? Many people don’t think of themselves as creative or entrepreneurial. In this episode, my guest and I discuss how incredibly wrong this is and how we are literally born as creative entrepreneurs. My guest,||11/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-016 Building Connections with Podcasting||Building connections through podcasting. Most people think about podcasting as a way to reach and build an audience. It is a great medium for building an audience, but there are many other ways to use podcasting to grow our network and build connection.||10/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-017- Are You Using Stories in Your Business?||What is it about stories? I have always been interested in stories. How they help us convey what can be otherwise very difficult to express. They also have a way, (if told well) to create lasting memories and learning. In this episode,||10/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-015-Finding your Way with Purpose Mapping-Craig Filek||Are you living your purpose through your business? It sounds so cliche, (What is your purpose?) yet it is one of the most important things to think about in your business. If you can get crystal clear on your purpose then you have a much lower risk of .||9/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-014-Becoming an Expert in a New Business -Tim Christen||Building a business around your passion and becoming an expert. Most entrepreneurs and would-be entrepreneurs never start because they have the mistaken belief that they need to be an expert in the area. In most cases,||9/5/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-013- The Neuroscience of Creativity- Dr. Andrew Newberg||What happens in your brain when you are creating? In this fascinating episode, I am talking with Neuroscientist Dr. Andrew Newberg. We talk about his research field of Neurotheology and the connection between brain activity during creative states and r.||8/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-012- Putting Your Intuition To Work – Lynn Robinson||Do you use your intuition in your business? As an entrepreneur, you are in a constant state of making decisions. Which projects to pursue, which clients to work with and even if the business you are in is worthwhile.||8/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitTFP-011- Relationships at the Core of your Business? – Robert MacNaughton||How can we deepen the relationships we have in business and in our lives? In this episode, we are talking about building meaningful relationships in every aspect of our lives. My guest and I talk about building relational intelligence.||8/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-010-Time Off Creates More Time||The importance of taking time off In this show I talked about the problems within our culture of working harder and longer and how time off can really help with creativity and problem solving. How working harder and longer doesn’t help us get more don||7/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-009 Mindful Communication in Business and Life – Dan Huston||What if we really pay attention and listen to our customers, employees and even ourselves? Today we are talking about bringing mindful communication and attention into business. In this show I talk with Dan Huston.||6/7/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-008 The Power of Story – Noah Rosenberg CEO of Narratively||Why do we connect with stories? In todays episode I talk with the Noah Rosenberg, CEO of Narratively. We talk about his journey from an on the street reporter for the New York Times, GQ, Salon, Wall Street Journal, as well as many other news outlets.||11/10/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-006-Jumping Into Uncertainty – Darryl Kotyk||Inspiring story of how Darryl Kotyk sets his focus on his passions and embraces uncertainty. Darryl talks about how he picked up his family and moved to a new country (several times) and created the life that he wanted.||10/21/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-005 Clothing Design-Embracing Change-Kids-and Business||On being a mother of twins and running a creative freelance design business. There are a lot of freelancers that are always working to balance work and time at home with kids. It can be especially challenging if your work is creative.||10/15/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-004 Is Now The Time to Write A Book?||Have you thought about writing a book to put you and your business on the map? Todays episode is about exactly that, writing a book. Not just any book but a book to share your thoughts and ideas with the world.||10/4/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-003 Using Design Thinking In Your Business||Design Thinking As entrepreneurs we are creators. By nature we are always innovating and creating new products, services, businesses, and art. Media has led us to believe that if we sit in our garage we can have this magical aha moment and create the n.||9/27/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-002 The Myth of Work Life Balance||The Myth of Work Life Balance and Entrepreneurship Todays show is about work life balance. Actually its not. Its about work life integration. Its hard to read any article on business that doesn’t talk about the need for your work life balance.||8/19/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-001 Why are You in Business?||Why are you in Business? Todays show is about your big Why. Why are you in business? On the surface it seems like an easy enough question. When asked, most people say that they are in business to make money.||8/19/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTFP-000 The Flywheel Podcast – Introduction||Introduction to The Flywheel Podcast This podcast covers a range of topics, focusing on the theme that creative individuals are the ones who drive change in this world. It’s the small businesses, the artists,||8/19/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
Really great show!
Loving this podcast. Episode topics are interesting, the content is incredibly helpful, and the episode length is perfect. Keep up the great work, Victor.
I love the variety of topics covered, it always gives me food for thought. I am glad there are people like Victor helping me take steps to be more creative and entrepreneurial.