Self-Improvement Episodes

Entrepreneurship | Business Self-Improvement

Life's Most Important Resource (Not Money) feat. Aaron Tang | EZ On The Money #2

March 24, 2021

Financial writer Aaron Tang, explains why we never seem to have enough time - and why your time, and not wealth, is your most precious resource. If you’re someone who has money (and less time), Aaron reveals the formula of how to live a more meaningful life. Also, how do we rewire our lives to stay…

Entrepreneurship | Business Self-Improvement

How Much Money Is Enough? feat. Julian Ng | EZ On The Money #1

Feb. 23, 2021

Determined to transform his relationship with money, Ezra begins the conversation about personal finance. With Julian Ng, co-founder of robo-advisor Akru , they discuss how much money is enough for you to have a life you love, now and in the future? What conscious choices can you make to improve yo…

Relationships Self-Improvement Society & Culture

Takahara Suiko — Processing The Rage is Tiring

Dec. 14, 2020

Takahara Suiko is the brainchild behind The Venopian Solitude, the genre-defying experimental electro-pop-nusantara indie band. In this episode, she reflects on the concept of “Hō-ren-sō” (報・連・相) from her time in Japan; how she brings that to the dynamics of being in a band and her personal relatio…

Entrepreneurship | Business Self-Improvement

Damian Hughes — Sit Down When You Punch

Nov. 26, 2020

Best-selling author (and now podcaster) Damian Hughes shares what it's like to be in the corner of a world boxing title fight. Also, what does it take to deliver a message that has maximum impact? How does storytelling help process complex information? He explains what tripwires are and how we can …

Entrepreneurship | Business Self-Improvement Leadership | Management

Project Notes: Behind High Performance and Guided Discovery

Nov. 26, 2020

On this bonus episode, Damian Hughes (ep 002) explains the common feature of high performers and explains the significance of the Dunning–Kruger effect. Notable mentions in the chat include: José Mourinho and the principle of the guided discovery, the evolution of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as Manchester…

Relationships Self-Improvement

John Hendry — On Why Relationships Matter

Nov. 12, 2020

Ezra reconnects with his ex-house master from school, John Hendry. In this episode, John discusses how the loss of a loved one can alter one's perspective on relationships. Committing his life as an educator for more than 50 years, John reflects on a defining moment that altered the direction of hi…

Relationships Self-Improvement Learning & Education

Project Notes: The 5 Key Elements of a Quality Relationship

Nov. 12, 2020

On this bonus episode, John Hendry (ep 001) shares the 5 key elements of a quality relationship. The basic elements of a quality relationship are trust, forgiveness, integrity, hope (optimism), and compassion. And while they are important individually, together they in fact substantiate the relatio…