Joshua Spodek

Author of Initiative and Leadership Step by Step, host of the Leadership and the Environment podcast

http://joshuaspodek.com
Joshua Spodek, PhD MBA, wrote Initiative and the #1 bestselling Leadership Step by Step, hosts the award-winning Leadership and the Environment podcast, is a professor at NYU, writes a column for Inc., and blogs daily at joshuaspodek.com. He holds five Ivy League degrees, including a PhD in astrophysics and an MBA from Columbia, where he studied under a Nobel Laureate. He visited North Korea twice, swam across the Hudson River, has done burpees daily since 2011 (108,000 and counting), takes 16 months to produce one load of garbage, and hasn’t flown (by choice) since March 2016. Full bio.
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Community//

A Mozart of Food in Culver City, LA

by Joshua Spodek
Community//

Book review: Poached: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife Trafficking, by Rachel Love Nuwer

by Joshua Spodek
Well-Being//

Everybody Cares About the Environment Until They Want to See the Eiffel Tower

by Joshua Spodek
Well-Being//

My Greatest Anxiety and How it Calmed Me

by Joshua Spodek
Time Well Spent//

How To Do The Things You Dream Of

by Joshua Spodek
Wisdom//

Why I Like Helping People Discover Their Inhibited Passions

by Joshua Spodek
Wisdom//

Two Big Problems With How We Work on Global Warming, and Solutions

by Joshua Spodek
Wisdom//

Seek Reward And Joy, Not Deprivation

by Joshua Spodek
Well-Being//

You Have Too Much Garbage

by Joshua Spodek
Wisdom//

The Most Effective Self-Awareness Exercise I Know

by Joshua Spodek
Well-Being//

16 Tips to Start Habits You Want and Stop Ones You Don’t

by Joshua Spodek
Wisdom//

Why People Join Good Projects and Leave Bad Management

by Joshua Spodek
Science//

“You Haven’t Even Failed”

by Joshua Spodek
Wisdom//

Learning How to Talk About Passion Takes Practice, but It Pays Off

by Joshua Spodek
Work Smarter//

Employers Reject Resumes: Why You Should Stop Sending Them.

by Joshua Spodek
Well-Being//

Get to Know This Emotional Cycle: It Will Improve Your Life

by Joshua Spodek
Wisdom//

3 Obstacles Blocking Your Passion and How to Overcome Them

by Joshua Spodek
Wisdom//

6 Lessons I Learned at Lunch With One of the Top Leaders in America

by Joshua Spodek
Wisdom//

There Are 2 Kinds of Inspiration. If You Want to Inspire, Better Know Both.

by Joshua Spodek
Purpose//

I Wrote 70 Gratitude Emails. I Was Amazed by the Response

by Joshua Spodek
Wisdom//

It’s Time to Make Luck Happen for You

by Joshua Spodek
Well-Being//

The Rewards, Pleasures, And Life Lessons Of Running Fast

by Joshua Spodek
Wisdom//

The Myth You Believe About Yourself That Causes You To Fail

by Joshua Spodek
Wisdom//

Why We Should Question How Much Stuff We Have

by Joshua Spodek

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