The Portfolio Life with Jeff Goins

On The Portfolio Life this week, I’m chatting with Peak Performance Expert, Eric Partaker. Eric helps entrepreneurs become better leaders using behavioral science and techniques from the worlds of elite sports and the military, where peak performance is key.

Eric is the author of the new book The 3 Alarms: A Simple System to Transform Your Health, Wealth, and Relationships Forever. Check out his website at

What we’re talking about:

  • How dedicated effort, planning, and tenacity help you achieve your goals
  • How a medical emergency on an airplane changed the course of Eric’s life
  • The three core areas of a balanced life
  • Why living every day as your last isn’t the right mindset for a fulfilling life
  • Eric’s method for rating how effective his days are 
  • The concept of antifragility and the effect of the COVID-19 virus on business
Direct download: ericpartaker_-_2321_1.09_PM.mp3
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On The Portfolio Life this week, I’m talking to Elida Field, a professional artist whose work has been featured in the White House and on magazine covers. She’s currently working on her first book, Nobody Dies in Art Class. To learn more about her work, check out  

What we’re talking about:

  • How reaching out to other artists and influencers can help you grow.
  • Why so many people have preconceived beliefs that they’re not “artists” when they really are, and how you can fight against that negative belief.
  • What happens when children realize that their parents are just people who don’t know the answers to everything.
  • How to make a living doing what you love.
  • How you can find different ways to use your artistic side to create diverse income streams.
  • The process of finding your artistic flow.
Direct download: elidafield.mp3
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