277: Battle-Tested Strategies and Exercises for Being Your Best with Dr. Mark Guadagnoli -


277: Battle-Tested Strategies and Exercises for Being Your Best with Dr. Mark Guadagnoli

November 1, 2023

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Dr. Mark Guadagnoli has worked in industry and academia for over two decades. He has taught/lectured at Harvard University, MIT, UCLA, UNLV, and USC. He has been featured in publications including The New York Times, Time Magazine, USA Today, and GolfDigest and has appeared on the History Channel and CBS Sports.

He has published over 100 articles and abstracts and is the author of two books, Human Learning: Biology, Brain, and Neuroscience and Practice to Learn, Play to Win.

Mark Guadagnoli is currently a professor of neuroscience and neurology for the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV. He will develop and execute the school’s “Intersession” program, which provides medical students with resources for effective learning and performance strategies, communication and life skills, and specialized medical curricula. All of which are woven into the culture of medical school, from its students to faculty to administration.

Guadagnoli has also worked in performance optimization with athletes of the USA Olympic Elite Track and Field Coaches, PGA, and LPGA.

He specializes in optimizing performance, communication, leadership, and learning in academia and industry (e.g., Zappos). He has received numerous awards, including Student of the Year, Teacher of the Year, Faculty of the Year, and Researcher of the Year.

Join James + Mark as they dive into Mindset, Leadership, communication, and performance.

Challenge Point Theory
Competitive vs. Cooperative Communication
Leadership and teaching strategies
Ego traps preventing us from learning
Releasing our need for control
Mindfulness and Presence

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