In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul visits with Nicole Carpenter, a popular blogger, author, and speaker. Nicole found herself in a dark place as a young mom that didn’t even make…

Joining Dr. Paul in this episode of Live On Purpose Radio is author, counselor, and speaker Brett Williams, MFT. Brett’s book, You Can Be Right, Or You Can Be Married, is part of this discussion…

In this powerful episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by professional speaker Chris Williams. In a sudden and tragic event not so many years ago, Chris’ life was unexpectedly turned upside down. Despite the magnitude of pain and trials he faced Chris chose a path of forgiveness and healing, inspiring countless others through his example. Tune in to hear more about Chris’ experience and how you too can ‘Let Go’ of the pains and roadblocks in your life to build a better and brighter future today. Visit Chris’ website here.  Watch the LDS Church’s video of Chris’ story here.

For this week’s episode of Live On Purpose Radio we have a special treat. A while back Dr. Paul and his lovely wife Vicki were guests on Dino Watt’s show, the Business of Marriage and were interviewed about how to create a successful marriage. Tune in to see how you might also find better ways to have a successful and fulfilling marriage. Click here to see the original show and listen to more of the Business of Marriage.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by the famous Child Whisperer. Guest Carol Tuttle is a nationally acclaimed author of several books and an expert in understanding and raising children.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by Jeanie Cisco-Meth as they discuss her book Bully Proofing You and how to deal with and overcome a variety of bullying.

In today’s episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul meets with Elizabeth Smart. Elizabeth’s story made national news when she was rescued after nine months of captivity when she was abducted from her bedroom at age 14. You can get her story in her own words with her book, My Story.

In today’s episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul visits with the Positive Mom, Elayna Fernandez. Finding herself alone with two young children in a new country, Elayna realized that she had a choice. She asked herself some powerfully positive questions that have changed her life. Now she helps others do the same thing as an author, keynote speaker, and guide to MOMpreneurs everywhere.

You may have already seen this image of Scott Mackintosh that went viral in the fall of 2013. In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by Scott and Becky, who share the story of this Utah Dad who donned short shorts in a creative and courageous move to teach a principle to his teenage daughter, and made a worldwide splash in the attempt. Get the story first hand here at Live On Purpose Radio. A powerful message to parents and teens alike.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by his good friend Dr. Matt Townsend. Usually a guest on Matt’s show, Dr. Paul turns the tables in this episode to pick the mind of a leading relationship expert. STARVED is an acronym to help couples get to the root of their communication difficulties. The “smoke” of conflict is usually based on the “fire” of these seven needs: Safety, Trust, Appreciation, Respect, Validation, Encouragement, and Dedication. You can get the book on Matt’s website: www.matttownsend.com.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by Dr. Russ Gaede. Dr. Russ is an author, speaker, and executive director of the Life Enhancement Center. Communication is key to establishing lasting and rewarding relationships. Enjoy insights from this relationship expert’s book by the same title.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul visits with Amy Walker. Amy is a powerful business leader and consultant who trains in time management and balance. Powerful business leader and consultant? Yes. BECAUSE she understands that she has more important jobs as a person, wife, and mother. New possibilities to get past overwhelm and into true joy while succeeding at your most important jobs. Get connected with Amy and receive a free five week course in The Balancing Act at Amy Walker Consulting.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul interviews John Simmons, who is an author, businessman, and especially an adoption advocate. We don’t always get to help who we think or want to help, but the important thing is to do something. Catch John’s earlier appearance on our show as well, “The Marvelous Journey Home.”

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul Jenkins is joined by Owen Ashton, who is an author, speaker, and CPA.  In the dog eat dog world of corporate America, Owen was often responsible for accounting for the bottom line of major companies and organizations.  His speaking, however is centered around promoting and taking care of mental health.  Having experienced serious clinical depression himself, Owen is uniquely qualified to talk about the impact that this has on individuals, families, and organizations.  He has also identified some of the principles and strategies that allow people to “rise above fog” and experience much more in life.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined once again by Connie Sokol, author of Motherhood Matters and Faithful Fit & Fabulous.  Connie drills right down on the three primary roles that we as parents fill with some very practical and energizing tips for keeping it all in balance.  This little book will make a fabulous gift for Mother’s Day!  Learn more about Connie and her books at http://www.8basics.com.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by Tiffany Berg.  Tiffany has been a success coach for over a decade, and has recently been working as a hospital chaplain with end of life patients and their families.  This life change for Tiffany came as a result of her own husband being diagnosed with a terminal condition.  The context of facing mortality brings a lot of things into perspective.  Part of this conversation is focused on taking care of yourself and emotional intelligence.  You can learn to say “no” appropriately when you really begin to “know” yourself.  Don’t miss this episode especially if you are a care giver, or know someone who is.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by Bill Seger, author of “Why Me? A Gay Man’s Struggle for Love and Family.”  Bill shares his experience in discovering that choice is the way out of a lifestyle that was not working for him.  At some point, Bill stopped beating himself up for something he was ashamed of and asked a new question – Why Not Me?  Bill is going to take some heat for suggesting that there is choice involved in the issue of homosexuality, but will also create new possibilities for others.  Learn more about Bill at www.whyme-whystruggle.com.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by Dino Watt, founder of The Business of Marriage. There are basic principles that help businesses to succeed – those same principles can be applied to marriage. In this episode, Dino shares the three core principles that he has found to work in establishing a healthy foundation for marriage. Don’t miss this one if you are married, or ever planning to be married.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by Connie Sokol, author of Faithful, Fit, and Fabulous.  Connie is on a mission to assist women to Live On Purpose.  Her practical and energetic approach help to illuminate the principles to take on the improvements in your life that you have been meaning to do, and to do it in “chewable chunks”.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by corporate change specialist and novelist, Janice Van Dyck.  Janice shares her experience about dealing with changes and negotiating though some of the changes of choice as well as those that are kind of thrust upon us.  Janice’s novel, Finding Frances, is a powerful exploration of a family dealing with the final change created by the death of their mother.  Use this conversation to examine your own changes and create new possibilities moving forward.  You might also enjoy this article Janice wrote for About.com.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by Harriet Cabelly, a life coach in New York.  Life’s challenges and adversity create opportunities to create something beautiful.  Learn to live life to the fullest despite, and sometimes because of, your challenges.  You can see more of what Harriet does through her website – http://www.rebuildyourlifecoach.com/home.html.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by Dr. Dan Smith, who has committed a life of service through the Air Force as a flight surgeon and emergency physician.  While doing various assignments throughout the world, Dan and his lovely wife Anne have involved their family as well in serving the people in the areas where they have lived.  Enjoy this conversation with a true hero and example of the lovely people of our world.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by Dick and Gayle Powell.  Dick and Gayle are a great example of success in many ways, as they have successfully founded two phenomenally successful companies (Mrs. Powell’s Cinnamon Rolls and Kyani) and created behind all of that a marriage of 40 years and a loving successful family.  Enjoy this conversation with Dick and Gayle as you consider the principles that will take you to success in your own life.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul has a conversation with David who is 10 years old, and who has been successful in overcoming some fears.  David also shares some insights about respect and attitude that are far beyond his years.  What possibilities can you create in your own life as you hear this remarkable young man share his own experience with slaying the Goliaths in his life.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by Ann Webb, a successful Lifevision expert. Ann shares her story of being a mother of five who found herself in economic dire straits. She then followed some simple, yet powerful advice about writing and recording your purpose and goals. You are only a few steps away from realizing your dreams. Bring Ann into your prosperity network through her websites, http://createalifevision.com and http://ideallifevision.com.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by Demitrius Siruno, a successful young entrepeneur.  Demitrius shares his experience with failure, with education, with networking, and with creating a firm belief that carries you forward to accomplish things you never before thought to be possible.  You won’t want to miss this episode!

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by Larry Gelwix.  Larry is the coach of the Highland Rugby Team, which was featured in the movie, “Forever Strong”.  Now in his 35th year of coaching the team, Larry has led the team to an amazing 401-9 record.  This is not a matter of luck or recruiting the top talent, but an application of principles that create success.  Coach Gelwix shares the foundations of this success along with five strategies that can be applied not only on the rugby field, but in all aspects of life.  Connecting with the Coach is best done through his business, Columbus Travel.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul shares the mic with LeeAnn Taylor, who is an author and film maker from Los Angeles and a mother of five.  LeeAnn’s story includes the remarkable experience she has had with three of her children being afflicted with Fragile X Syndrome which has left them severely disabled.  This experience, along with many others, has helped LeeAnn to discover a new definition for the word “perfection”.  Her story is sure to inspire and bring hope even in the darkest of times.  You can visit LeeAnn’s website at www.leeanntaylorstory.com.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul interviews Blu Robinson.  Blu shares his experience of growing up in less-than-favorable circumstances, which would lead many to a life of dysfunction and unhappiness.  As a successful husband and father, Blu is a great example of how to rise above history and background to choose a more excellent way in life.  Blu has also chosen a career path to assist teens in overcoming similar challenges.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by Dr. EJ Raven. Health and wellness are at the forefront of many people’s minds, yet all too often we defer some of the most important decisions about our health, happiness, and prosperity to others. Even the experts and professionals we bring onto our team are just members of the team. You are responsible for your own health and happiness. Take charge and live on purpose. You can learn more about Dr. Raven and his chiropractic practice at www.incredibledryou.com. During the show there was also mention of Paul Zane Pilzer and his books which you can find here as well.


In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, John and Amy Simmons share their inspiring story with Dr. Paul about adopting children from Russia.  John is the author of the book, “The Marvelous Journey Home“, which is based on their experience.  It is amazing to consider all we can learn from even the smallest people about the biggest principles in life.  Enjoy this conversation, and share it with other families!

 

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul interviews Danie Jolley.  Danie shares her personal story that includes teen pregnancy and various other challenges.  Despite life’s difficulties, there is always an opportunity to learn and improve – to have a do-over.  Danie is now happily married, is a successful associate with Isagenix, and spends her time with her family and empowering others to be successful.  For a quick bio and an introduction to her company, visit Danie’s website at http://daniejolley.isagenix.com.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio Dr. Paul is joined by Becky Bursell, regional vice president of Kyani.  Becky shares her experience in creating money and time freedom for her family through network marketing, a process that is available to anyone who is willing to put in the time and effort.  Dreams can be revived and realized with the right perspective.  Learn more about Becky and Kyani at http://drpaul.kyani.net.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by Jon Gledhill and Jake Carlson, MBA/JD. Jake is the Major Gifts Counsel for the Boy Scouts of America National Foundation. Many families work hard to accumulate wealth to pass on as an inheritance, only to find that the wealth destroys the family. Jake has developed a process that helps families to create their family legacy through the initials IRS – Identify, Record, and Share. The books mentioned on the show are included here for quick access. You can contact Jake by e-mail at jake.carlson@scouting.org.

 

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by Angela Ingo, the founder and mastermind behind “Imagine Cozy”.  Angela is a wizzard at redesigning space, and creating environments that are inviting and cozy.  The same kinds of principles apply in redesigning your life.  The added bonus today is learning the three basic principles of redesign, that will immediately impact your space.  Please visit Angela’s blog (soon to be an internet buzz) at http://imaginecozy.blogspot.com/.  You will also find there before and after pictures of Dr. Paul’s bedroom!  Just another way to Live On Purpose.

Here is Dr. Paul’s room redesign!

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined in studio by Setema Gali. Setema played football with the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XXXVI. His positive energy and attitude have touched thousands. Setema and Dr. Paul share some personal experiences about facing their own giants and make a special offer for all of the listeners of this episode. Setema welcomes you to visit his facebook profile at http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1034829753&ref=ts.  Regardless of your circumstances in life, choose to lift others – to give life no matter what.  Dr. Paul and Setema are offering a special deal through http://fygpackage.eventbrite.com/?discount=Setema.

Dave Austin, Dr. Paul, Roger AnthonyIn this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by two world class speakers and trainers; Dave Austin and Roger Anthony. This episode is sure to become a favorite among Live On Purpose subscribers, as Dave and Roger bring their wit, powerful metaphors, and unmatched experience in helping people to transform life. Dave and Roger have also united to take flight with a project that will magnify the success of individuals and organizations – visit www.exceedpotential.com or call 805-910-5139 to learn more.

 

In the previous epidode of Live On Purpose Radio, you heard Frank Abagnale tell his story from his own perspective. In this episode, Mr. Abagnale very graciously joins Dr. Paul for a discussion of some of the principles and morals that make his story inspiring. What Frank did as a notorious con-man 40 years ago gave him the power to catch people’s attention. What he has done since then can illuminate the principles that could bring some enormous power into your life if you are willing to be taught from his deep bank of experience. Please visit www.abagnale.com to learn more about what Frank is offering now to the world.

This episode of Live On Purpose Radio is actually a prelude to an interview that is coming up next. Frank W. Abagnale is one of the world’s most respected authorities on forgery, embezzlement and secure documents. Mr. Abagnale’s rare blend of knowledge and expertise began more than 40 years ago when he was known as one of the world’s most notorious con-men. A film about Frank’s life was created by Steven Spielberg with Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hanks. In this episode, you will hear this fascinating story from the point of view of Frank W. Abagnale himself. I was so impressed with the way Mr. Abagnale brings this powerful story back to principle and the importance of family, that I invited him to join me for an upcoming episode. Enjoy his story, and visit www.abagnale.com to learn more about this fascinating and inspiring man.

Dr. Matthew Peterson is a specialist in pain medicine. In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul and Dr. Peterson discuss pain. Pain is one of the strongest motivating factors in human experience. Dr. Peterson’s insights are immediately applicable to help you understand pain, and what you can do with it. There are many options. Pain has a purpose, and as you understand the purpose and mechanism of pain, you can begin to gain control over it. Dr. Paul, as usual, ties this discussion into more general applications for life and happiness. Dr. Peterson is in the process of developing additional resources through his website.

www.pinnaclepaincenter.com (under construction – anticipated to be live January 2009)

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by returning guest, Summer Morris, LPC along with Mat Edvik.  Summer and Mat are both specialists who work with teenage girls, Mat as a math teacher in a residential treatment school, and Summer as a counselor and therapist.  The principles that govern esteem and self concept issues in teen girls are applicable to anyone.  Learn more about what Summer and Mat are doing at www.teenesteemcounsel.com.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul welcomes Ruel Haymond. Ruel is a teacher and student of constitutional law at George Wythe University. In a somewhat more-political-than-usual discussion, the proper role of government is the topic of conversation. Especially in this election season, it is important to acknowledge the various threats to our freedom and liberty, the greatest threat being our own ignorance.

The most common lament I hear in my psychology practice is this question.  In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul calls together the brain trust of Shaye Larsen (Idea Orbit), and Leslie Householder (The Jackrabbit Factor) to take on this question.  Some powerful take-home ideas are shared, along with a great opportunity to get more personally involved.

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In this special edition of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul invites his friend and best-selling author, Garrett Gunderson, for a live tele-seminar. Live callers from across the nation pose their questions to Garrett about his groundbreaking book on personal finance, “Killing Sacred Cows.”

One of our listeners asked Garrett what a few of the most influential books were for him personally – we’ve included a link here with his answers (see carousel below).

Also, here is a QUICK LINK to the previous interview that I did with Garrett last October just as the book was being completed.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul interviews author and life coach, Darlene Braden. Darlene is an expert in the area of NLP (neurolinguistic programming) and helps people in their professional and personal lives to overcome self sabotage.

This episode of Live On Purpose Radio features an interview with Julie de Azevedo Hanks, LCSW.  Julie is the founder and director of Wasatch Family Therapy, and the host of K-Jazz Television’s “You and Me Monday” which is part of the “Home Team” series.  Dr. Paul Interview’s Julie about moving from contention to compassion in marriage.

One of my favorite quotes is “those who say that something is impossible should get out of the way of those of us who are doing it”. For this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul interviews Jarom Thurston with special guest Monica Otero from Brazil. Jarom just completed the Badwater Ultramarathon, a grueling 135 mile race that starts in the scorching heat of death valley, and ends at the top of the Whitney Portal (elevation 8,300 ft.). This inspiring story includes ultramarathon participant, Monica, who is a cancer survivor. See the record of this inspiring feat at www.triracer.com.

If perfection makes nothing impossible then imperfection makes everything possible.

For this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul interviews Eric Malachowski, who has an interest in and considerable experience with gold and silver. The diluting of paper money is discussed, with the solution being a return to real value, both in our money and in our focus. Finding the ways that you can personally add real value to others is the foundation of establishing a firm economic future. You can e-mail Eric through mattheweric1974@msn.com .

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul takes on two six-year-olds. Noah and Anna share their cumulative dozen years of experience on a variety of topics in a very lively discussion with the shrink who expands your life. For those of you who can really relate to this show, please also visit the Parental Power blogsite.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul interviews Dino Pinder, the author of Dino’s Dime. Dino has an incurable positivity about him, and some powerful ideas to help people maintain a perspective in life. A native of Spanish Wells in the Bahamas, Dino provides some island wisdom for Live On Purpose listeners.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul interviews one of his own coaches, Colleen O’Donnell. Colleen is a very successful business owner and co-author of the book “Generous Kids“. Teaching kids the habit of giving on purpose is one way to change the world. Add power to your life by giving your time, talents, and treasure.

Investing is a dirty word to some people because of losses and difficulties secondary to poor investment choices.  In this episode of Live on Purpose Radio Dr. Paul interviews David Soper, a registered investment advisor, about the anatomy of an investment and what you can do if you’re in a position you don’t like.

Best-selling author David Meerman Scott joins Dr. Paul and Michael Ray Hopkin to discuss concepts from his book, “The New Rules Of Marketing and PR”, the leading business book of 2007. Anyone can become a thought leader and get their message out to the world through the new world of information and the internet. This content is absolutely essential for entrepreneurs, business owners, and anyone else who wants to succeed in today’s marketplace.

Rick Priddis is Dr. Paul’s guest on this episode of Live On Purpose Radio. Rick is a successful entrepreneur in the area of accompaniment music which is available through www.singprosound.com. Dr. Paul and Rick discuss some of the predictable and sometimes challenging issues surrounding creating and succeeding in your own business.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul interviews returning guest, Summer A. Morris. Summer is a licensed counselor who specializes in infertility and women’s issues. Summer highlights some of the points from the book, “The Female Brain” by Dr. Louann Brizendine. This discussion is geared toward helping people to understand better the female brain and also gives some practical advice about what to do with this information. You can learn more about some of Summer’s work through her blog www.infertelligence.wordpress.com

Facing fears is a daily part of Dr. Paul’s work.  Parents sometimes wonder how they can help their kids with this thing that is even difficult for them.  In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul interviews Ken Baker, author of Brave Little Monster.  The discussion is centered around how to help kids, but the principles work for big people too.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio Dr. Paul’s guests are Dr. Robert and Carol Pope, presidents of the the Utah chapter of CEO Space, and CreationTree Coach Ross Kellyn Moore. They discuss ways for busy executives to create more space to thrive in both their business and their family.

Dr. Paul interviews clinical psychologist, Dr. Randy Hyde about the most important thing in the world – family. Dr. Hyde and Dr. Paul have both dedicated their careers to helping to strengthen families. Insights from clinical practice as well as life experience are shared, with practical advice specifically for parents. Dr. Hyde has recently completed a powerful program for helping families, especially families with teens called “Teen Miracle.” A special offer is presented exclusively for Live On Purpose listeners.

In this Valentine’s Day special edition of Live On Purpose, Dr. Paul invites returning guests, Craig Rollo and Dr. Jason Adams to discuss the topic of increasing fondness in marriage.  The men are joined and the show is enhanced by Jamee Adams (married to Dr. Jason).  The five love languages are presented as a way to increase fondness, along with other powerful principles to help you live on purpose.

An important aspect of living on purpose is being unified with your spouse.  In this episode of Live on Purpose, Dr. Paul visits with The Prosperity Coach Cynthia Clements about ten keys to assist couples in getting on the same page financially.

You can reach Cynthia by E-mail through cynthia@theprosperitycoach.com or by calling Heather at (801) 655-5450.

Dr. Paul interviews relationship expert and long time colleague Dr. Jason Adams about prioritizing relationships as a way to live on purpose.  Busy executives sometimes allow career to consume their time and energy at the expense of their family.  This episode of Live on Purpose gives some tools for rescuing and enhancing those key relationships.

You can contact Dr. Adams through his E-mail address at drjason@creationtreecoaching.com or at cashflowparadigm.com

Dr. Paul interviews attorney Will Rodgers about becoming better men, which is also the title of an upcoming book.  Will shares some of his difficult past, and discussion turns to how life circumstances are not the determining factor for prosperity and happiness in life.

Dr. Paul visits with Shaye Larsen, founder and CEO of Prosperity Idea International, about the value of ideas and the power of giving as a form of marketing.  You can contact Shaye through www.ideaorbit.com.

Death is something we all get to face.  As we understand death, our level of fear and anxiety will diminish and allow us to live more fully.  In this episode, Dr. Paul is joined by CreationTree legacy coach Darren Johansen and Funeral Director/Embalmer Shawn Warenski.  You can learn more about Shawn at www.warenski.com.  We also recommend the PBS Frontline production, “The Undertaking” which can be viewed at www.pbs.org.

Best selling author, Leslie Householder, talks with Dr. Paul about breaking through the terror barrier through understanding your mind. Check out Leslie’s website at www.thoughtsalive.com, and get a special offer as a “live on purpose” listener for her home study course at www.prosperyourfamily.com.

Dr. Paul and Police Sergeant Charlie Wakamatsu discuss risk and the three things to do with it as well as give advice about how to keep kids safe. They also give information about their NOVA Principles program. To learn more visit the website at www.novaprinciples.com or, if you live in Utah County, call Sgt. Wakamatsu at the Orem City Police Department. That phone number is (801)-229-7084.

Dr. Paul and Summer Morris dispel some common myths about self-esteem and give a principled approach for building it.

During the show Dr. Paul mentions a clip about Ben Underwood.  Click here to see the clip.