BEP001 – Intro to Be Education Podcast

January 1, 2018

Welcome to the Be Education Podcast, brought to you by the Highlander Institute! This first episode gives you an overview of what to expect from this podcast in terms of content, the frequency of episodes, and why we do what we do. Hosted by Nick DiNardo and Christina Corser, this weekly podcast aims to provide actionable, … Read more

Episode 190: The Mechanics of the Mind with Performance Coach Len Wright

December 29, 2017

Peak performance coach and NLP Master Practitioner Len Wright talks about the mechanics of the mind, and what it takes to actually use adversity to your advantage, and as an opportunity.   Guest Bio: Len Wright of ZenLenCoaching.com is a performance coach, Neuro Linguistic Programming Master Practitioner, Psycho-linguistics Practitioner and Certified Hypnotherapist. Len loves seeing … Read more

Episode 189: Mental Health in Entrepreneurship with Impact Founder Kristin Darga

December 26, 2017

In this episode, Kristin Darga, founder of  Impact Founder, talks about mental and emotional health, and working with entrepreneurs struggling with depression and feelings of inadequacy and failure. Guest Bio: Through her work, Kristin Darga, Founder of Impact Founder, saw the need for a community where founders could connect and share their stories of success and … Read more

Episode 188: Looking into the Future with Entrepreneur & Bestselling Author Rob Reid

December 19, 2017

Entrepreneur and bestselling author Rob Reid talks about his many interests, mainly technology and the future. He also shares his writing process, his books and his podcast, After On. Guest Bio: Rob Reid is an author of speculative fiction based in New York City. His new novel, After On, concerns a diabolical social network (Phluttr) … Read more

Episode 187: How to Build True Resilience with Muay Thai Champion Chris Romulo

December 12, 2017

Muay Thai Champion Chris Romulo talks about his upbringing, his relationship with his father, and the amazing story of adversity he’s gone through to build this resilience. Guest Bio: Chris Romulo is a Queens, New York native who always yearned for growth. In his early twenties, he transformed himself from a street kid into a … Read more

Episode 186: The Relentless Pursuit of Greatness with NFL Player Thomas Williams

December 5, 2017

NFL Player Thomas Williams talks about how to fully maximize your potential, setbacks and their role in success or failure, and how to be a a real, strong, genuine human being. Guest Bio: As a Published Author, Public Speaker, Guest Lecturer and NFL Player Engagement Ambassador. Thomas R. Williams is  “The Professional Reminder.” Known for … Read more

Episode 185: The Art of Making Things Happen with Bluefish Founder Steve Sims

November 28, 2017

Meet Education Project gives you another perspective, from entrepreneurs, psychologists, neuroscientists, and others, on best practices for teaching and learning. In this episode, Steve Sims, author of Bluefishing, talks about entrepreneurship and being your authentic self. Guest Bio: Steve Sims is the visionary founder of Bluefish: the world’s first luxury concierge that delivers the highest … Read more

Episode 184: Exploring Success & Perspective with Larry Hagner

May 30, 2017

Guest Bio: The surface doesn’t always reflect what is really deep underneath. Truth: we don’t know what experiences someone brings to the table when we meet them. Nothing more real can be said about Larry Hagner’s story than that. To meet Larry, one would not know, first hand, his tumultuous childhood. Childhood Raised by a … Read more

Episode 183: The Importance of Transparency with Book in a Box Co-Founder Zach Obront

May 23, 2017

Zach Obront is co-founder of Book in a Box, a publishing company that helps surround experts with the professional publishing team necessary to help them write, publish, and market their books. He’s worked directly with hundreds of authors to professionally publish and promote their books, reaching millions of readers. He is also the co-author of … Read more

Episode 182: Jon Hanover, Founder of Roots Elementary

May 16, 2017

Jon Hanover led the successful application of Roots Elementary to the Denver Public School Board where it received unanimous approval. He has led the organization through its early development and is the Executive Director and Principal of the school. Before launching Roots, Jon was a Founding Kindergarten Teacher, Grade Level Chair and member of the … Read more