Funny or Die Executive and former aide in the Obama White House Brad Jenkins joins Adam to talk about his journey from New Jersey kid to Presidential right hand man as well as his new podcast Fired Up with Brad Jenkins. Coincidentally Adam get's pretty fired up himself.
Former NFL star turned actor, author and motivational speaker Bo Eason returns to Take A Knee to talk about his newest book 'There's No Plan B for Your A-Game: Be the Best in the World at What You Do'.
President of Wine of the Month Club and host of the Wine Talk podcast Paul Kalemkiarian joins Adam to talk about his 30 years of experience in the wine industry and they discover that they have a mutual friend in one Mark Geragos.
Jason Rossell joins the show today to talk about his new book Yummy Healthy Dinners. He and Adam talk about the unrealistic expectations people put on themselves and why gradually changing your lifestyle is the sure-fire way to create long-lasting change. They also talk about the signs that your life needs to change AND talk about some easy dinner recipes that if you can't make at home, something's wrong with you.
This week Adam is joined by the head of Documentary Films & Director of International Distribution at XYZ Films and DeLorean super fan Tamir Ardon to talk about his journey as well as his new film 'Framing John DeLorean' available now on video on demand.
Andrew Harding and Stephen Amell join the show today to talk about the origins of their wine company Nocking Point and the new collaboration with Adam, Right on Red Pinot Noir. They talk about the origins of the wine's name, why you shouldn't waste your time and why you should ALWAYS make rights on reds.
Louis Rosenberg- technologist, inventor and CEO of Unanimous AI joins us as this week's guest. He and Adam talk about the artificial intelligence revolution and what Louis is doing to combat the negative aspects coming around the bend. They discuss the impact on the jobs market and how AI will not just eliminate unskilled labor, but highly skilled labor like hedge fund managers and radiologists as well. They next discuss Louis' concept of Swarm AI, which compiles anonymous human minds on a real-time, problem-solving platform as a means to create natural human super intellects. As the show wraps up, Adam and Louis talk about Louis’ daily routine and his aversion to modern day technology.
CEO and Founder of Gregory's Coffee Greg Zamfotis joins the show today to talk about the startup and success of his company. Adam and he talk about why he chose to get into such a competitive market, what makes his coffee different and why Starbucks stinks. They then get into government regulations that make business hard for entrepreneurs and how the boss-employee relationship has changed over the years.
Biographer and comedian Matt Balaker joins the show today to talk about his new book A Comedian's Story. Adam and Matt talk about why he chose Greg Giraldo to be his subject for the book and what made the man so fascinating. They then talk about Matt's stand up career in LA and how hard it is to grind in the stand-up scene while working a day job.
Paul Ollinger stops by the show today to talk about when and when not to pursue your dreams. We talk to Paul about his choice to leave Facebook and pursue his dream of stand up comedy. We also talk to him about his podcast Crazy Money and we answer the question does money actually make you happy?
Operational psychologist Adam Grant joins the show today to talk about his new podcast WorkLife. Adam and his namesake discuss the psychological components of a work environment and the change in the mindset of the modern employee and boss. Adam then quizzes Adam on his style of leadership and his employees.