Rad Awakenings with Khe Hy
By Khe Hy
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Khe Hy was one of the youngest Managing Directors at BlackRock before he took the plunge into deep, uncomfortable self-exploration. Bloomberg called him "The Wall Street Guru" and CNN "Oprah for Millennials" and he is the creator of the Rad Reads newsletter and Quartz's First Entrepreneur in Residence. The Rad Awakenings podcast tells the stories of individuals who are stuck, undergoing transitions, or embarking on new adventures. These authentic and vulnerable conversations will teach us about the power of emotional self-regulation, introspection, and growth mindsets. Find out more at http://radawakenings.com
||CleanHolly Rogers (Ep.26): The tiny compounding adjustments of mindfulness||Today's episode should be called mindfulness for hyper-driven skeptics with no time. Holly Rogers is a psychiatrist at the student counseling center at Duke University and the co-founder of the center for Koru Mindfulness.||12/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTed Seides (Ep.25): Money makes you more of what you already are||Let's talk Hedge Funds! Ted Seides is a long time hedge fund investor and the host of the Capital Allocators Podcast. He's a kindred spirit and we overlapped during the go-go days of the hedge fund industry.||12/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitMaya Benattar (Ep.24): Trauma with a “little t”||Maya Benattar is a psychotherapist and music therapist. She gives us a lay of the land of therapy and how it differs from life coaching. We talk cultural stigmas, different approaches such as CBT or psycho dynamics,||11/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAndrew Taggart (Ep.23): Skimming the surface of life||Andrew Taggart is a practical philosopher who works with executives and entrepreneurs. He challenges them to investigate life's basic assumptions, even if it's uncomfortable. We discuss high performers' antagonistic relationship with time and their des||11/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCaroline Webb (Ep.22): Behavioral science and your best self||I often get listener pushback when we discuss happiness and introspection - this skepticism comes from the fact that the learnings aren't grounded in data and they lack the pragmatism and relevance to our daily jobs. Today's guest,||11/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAuren Hoffman (Ep.21): Question your default options||Auren Hoffman is a serial entrepreneur and investor in over 75 tech companies. He’s the CEO and Chief Historian of SafeGraph and co-founder and former CEO of LiveRamp. This is a conversation about thinking, reasoning, and cultivating self-awareness.||11/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitJocelyn K. Glei (Ep.20): Make haste slowly||Jocelyn K. Glei lives at intersection of the creative process, self management, and the future of work. She's a creative polymath who's held editorial positions, written a book on email, and just launched the podcast Hurry Slowly. Tactically,||10/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanVenetia Pristavec (Ep.19): How a single moment can change everything||Have you ever wondered how a single moment can change everything? Venetia Pristavec is an observer and storyteller. She happened to take a picture of a mattress on her floor and then rented it out to a stranger on the Internet.||10/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKevin Delaney (Ep.18): Be bold and creative||We've all been in that meeting during which leadership says they're ready for change. Yet deep inside, you know that it's the classic Innovator's Dilemma and you'll be sitting in that same meeting for the next 10 years. In this episode,||10/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitTiago Forte (Ep.17): First principles of workflow design (part 2/2)||Tiago Forte is our resident productivity guru and he interviews me in Part 2 of our workflow series. We nerd out on our productivity toolkits and blockages and I dive into my passion around human connection - and the systems I use to accelerate serendi.||10/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitTiago Forte (Ep.17): First principles of workflow design (part 1/2)||Tiago Forte is our resident productivity and workflow guru and the founder of Forte Labs. This is part 1 (of our 2 part series) in which we geek out on our First Principles (i.e. building blocks) of workflow, productivity,||10/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBart Lorang (Ep.16): The world’s gonna have its way with you||Bart Lorang is the founder and CEO of FullContact. FullContact is a high-growth, venture-backed company (having raised $50 mm) with 250 employees and multiple offices across the world. Bart and I discuss work-life balance and how Bart balances self-car.||9/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitMark Pollard (Ep.14): Creativity is an act of rebellion||Mark Pollard is a straight up OG: he created Australia’s first Hip Hop zine and designed web sites during the early days of Web 1.0. Mark is the founder of Mighty Jungle, where he helps founders make their brands make sense — through brand strat||9/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitCara Thomas (Ep. 13): From breakdown to breakthrough||Today's guest, Cara Thomas, dared me to buy a coffee for the person in line behind me. I was terrified of the awkwardness and possible rejection - yet once I did it, felt truly alive. Cara created Serenflipity to spark that feeling in each of us after .||9/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitRichard Hughes-Jones (Ep. 12): That wasn’t in the business plan||Richard Hughes-Jones did it. After 10 years as a management consultant, he took the plunge to start his own practice - fueled in part by his love for backcountry skiing. Then on a routine check up, his doctor states “That's not supposed to be there.||8/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitScot and Jacq Tatelman (Ep. 11): Doing What You Love, With Who You Love||Imagine building a business with a heart, with the person who shares your heart. Scot and Jacq Tatelman are the founders of State Bags, a mission-driven company building on the 1-for-1 model for school kids in need. Why backpacks?||8/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSam Polk (Ep. 10): I am Enough||Imagine getting a $3.6 million bonus at age 30? The dream scenario, right? This episode's guest, Sam Polk made more money in that a single bonus than his parents had earned over their entire lives. Yet he still needed to repeat the mantra "I am Enough".||8/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitStop the Money Madness||Whether you’re an entrepreneur, college grad or retired Goldman partner, you’ve probably experienced some form money anxiety. For a tiny piece of paper, money possesses this incredible power to trigger intense feelings such as FOMO, envy,||8/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLisa Shalett (Ep. 8): You are Where You’re Supposed to Be||This week’s episode is a story of career agility,…||7/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitKate Bednarski (Ep.7): Is This All There Is?||What is a life coach? What does life coaching con…||7/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSrini Rao (Ep.6): Turning your Liabilities into Assets||And by liabilities, we mean "Angelina Jolie lips.…||7/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAnastasia Alt (Ep. 5): The Business School of the World||Anastasia was destined to be an options trader si…||6/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFred Ehrsam (Ep. 4): Why leaving with no plan, is the best plan||Fred Ehrsam is an "OG" in the crypto world. But w…||6/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDan Shipper (Ep. 3): The Scorecard is Learning||Dan is a Wunderkid entrepreneur who has been buil…||6/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitShirzad Chamine (Ep. 2): The Big Lie of Fear and Achievement||"Do you need to beat the crap out of yourself to …||5/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitTiago Forte (Ep. 1): Rewriting the Rules of Productivity and Knowledge Management||Tiago Forte is the founder of Forte Labs. He’s an…||4/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Excited to bring this into the world
To this day, RadReads has been mostly about my story. I can't wait to highlight the stories of others in a vulnerable and authentic way. We're all on this journey together and have so much to learn from one another!
Informative and honest!
If you need to dig deep and self-reflect, this podcast is for you. If you need to position yourself correctly for a current project/ side hustle / major life decision, this podcast is for you. Khe is a great guy who is passionate about putting out incredible content and truly wants to support his community of followers.
Amazing how Khe continues to build a community with amazing insight, articles and guests. Everything Rad Reads is worth a listen and read!