188: How to Beat Imposter Syndrome | Jason Straughan | CEO of CodeUp

[smart_track_player url=”https://traffic.libsyn.com/secure/pathwaystosuccess/3-11.mp3″ title=”188: How to Beat Imposter Syndrome | Jason Straughan | CEO of Codeup” ] Jason Straughan is the CEO of Codeup, a career accelerator that uses an immersive approach to training software development to students with little to no prior programming experience. Jason is the former CEO of Grok Interactive and continues to […]

Do Work You Love

Do you love your work? Do you wake up every morning with passion and excitement? Does the simple act of “doing” your job give you an endless source of energy and enthusiasm? If it doesn’t, you may want to take some time to pause and reflect. Bottle Rocket taught me the importance of doing work […]

Why Passion Matters In Your Career

What an amazing experience to share with the students at North Dallas High School about the importance of discovering your unique gifts and passion to build a successful career. 

100: How to Achieve Success – Julian Placino – Creator, Pathways to Success Podcast

[smart_track_player url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/pathwaystosuccess/Julian_Placino_Episode_100_Audio_Only.mp3″ title=”100: How to Achieve Success – Julian Placino – Creator, Pathways to Success Podcast” ] Julian Placino is a Recruiting Professional with 11 years of experience in agency and corporate staffing. He’s been instrumental in advancing the careers of hundreds of technology, creative and sales professionals around the country. Today, he leads talent […]

Why Consistency Pays Off!

Podcasting has actually led me to becoming a professionally represented actor and model. This is the most important lesson I’ve learned about getting booked for jobs!

How this Podcast Became My Pathway to Success!

Had the opportunity to catch up with Jason Croft 1 year after my first appearance on his show. Without Jason, I wouldn’t have a podcast at all! It’s amazing how this podcast has radically changed my life.  

Do Work You Love

  This is a 6 minute talk I gave at Bottle Rocket Studios on the importance of, “Doing work that you love.” This message is not just for Rocketeers but anyone who feels like they have a greater calling in life. I’d really appreciate it if you share this video message with one person who […]


This is a recap of the lessons I learned from my interview with Jason Wang, Executive Relations Manager for Defy Ventures. (Link) in FB EP 67: http://bit.ly/JasonWang EP 68: http://bit.ly/JasonWang2 Defy Ventures: https://defyventures.org/ Subscribe to Podcast: iTunes: http://bit.ly/Pathwaystosuccess Stitcher: http://bit.ly/1MmRW7T

Examining the Word “Genius”

Over the years, I’ve had the tendency to place too much emphasis on what I felt others thought about me. Trying to adjust my life according to the expectations of others drowned out my inner voice and any uniqueness I could bring into the world. Recently, I’ve developed an appreciation for etymology which is study […]


  This is a video recap of the top 3 lessons I learned from my interview with Co-Founder of Becomethelion.com, Trevor Oldham. Our full podcast interview was packed with information about the following topics: The entrepreneurial mindset The smart way to approach education How to bounce back from failure Learning from mistakes The importance of […]