The Very Dental Podcast Network

Dr. Stephanie Zeller joins Alan to talk about the creative process and how we get "stuck" in our lives. Whether it's within a dental office, speaking career or just going to the gym many of us struggle with starting or finishing stuff. Stephanie actually interviewed Alan for her podcast "Dental Outliers" and we thought it was so good that we're featuring it here! They dive deep on the topics of perfectionism, addiction and pushing through resistance in today's episode and we think you'll find it pretty interesting.

Some links from the show:

Dental Outliers podcast

Online Course {Code: DentalOutliers for 10% off} | 8-week online program designed to help you find more flow daily: Flow More Daily by Rewiring your Mind + Body

Stephanie's coaching website: Coaching + Workshop Website

Ted Talk: Flow – The Secret To Happiness

Seth Godin’s AltMBA

Seth Godin’s Podcast

Jason's "never miss" podcast: "The Joe Rogan Experience"

Al's "never miss" podcasts: "Reply All" and "The Fifth Column"

Al's terrible impression of John Malkovich's "Teddy KGB" from the movie Rounders:

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Go Hack Yourself:

Jason: Rich Dad's Tax Free Wealth

Alan: Medit i500 latest software update (Meditlink 2.3)

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