The Jordan Harbinger Show

starstarstarstarstar

Join Jordan Harbinger (critically-acclaimed host, formerly of The Art of Charm) as we get deep into the untapped wisdom of the world’s top performers -- from intelligence operatives to legendary musicians, iconoclastic writers to visionary changemakers. We deconstruct the playbooks of the most successful people on earth -- and learn new strategies, perspectives and insights you can’t find anywhere else. Then, take these practical insights into your own life and live what you listen.

RSS Feed URL

The Jordan Harbinger Show navigateright Episode

374: Kelly McGonigal | The Upside of Stress

Kelly McGonigal (@kellymcgonigal) is a research psychologist, a lecturer at Stanford University, and an award-winning science writer. She is the author of The Joy of Movement, The Willpower Instinct, and The Upside of Stress.


What We Discuss with Kelly McGonigal:



  • How much does the way you think about stress affect your health?

  • Contrary to what medical professionals have been telling you for years, can there really be such a thing as good stress?

  • Why trying to shame someone out of a harmful coping mechanism (overeating, smoking, etc.) can generate the very stress that prompts reliance on that mechanism.

  • How anxiety, pangs of loneliness, and other indications of stress can be seen as calls to action instead of triggers for inappropriate responses.

  • How do genetics play into your relationship with stress?

  • And much more...


Full show notes and resources can be found here: jordanharbinger.com/374


Sign up for Six-Minute Networking -- our free networking and relationship development mini course -- at jordanharbinger.com/course!


Like this show? Please leave us a review here -- even one sentence helps! Consider including your Twitter handle so we can thank you personally!