Mick Unplugged
Mick Unplugged

Mick Unplugged

Mick Hunt

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Mick Unplugged is a thought-provoking and inspiring podcast that invites listeners to embark on a transformative journey beyond the conventional concept of 'Why' and into the empowering realm of 'Because.' Hosted by the engaging and insightful Mick Hunt, this podcast is perfect for those who are not just dreamers but doers, leaders, and anyone aspiring to make a significant impact in their personal and professional lives. Each episode of "Mick Unplugged" delves deep into how understanding and embracing your 'Because' – your core driving force – can turn aspirations into actions and dreams into realities. Listeners can expect to gain practical advice on how to identify their own 'Because,' learn to make it a daily focus, and understand how it can fuel their journey towards success and fulfillment. Whether you're looking to find deeper motivation, set meaningful goals, or simply seeking inspiration to overcome challenges, "Mick Unplugged" offers valuable insights and tools to help you on your path.

Recent Episodes

Bri Seeley | Empowering Female Entrepreneurs: Vision for Success - Mick Unplugged [EP 32]
JUL 22, 2024
Bri Seeley | Empowering Female Entrepreneurs: Vision for Success - Mick Unplugged [EP 32]

Mick Hunt dives into a transformative discussion with Bri Seeley about her passion for helping women find their voice in the entrepreneurial world. Bri shares her journey from observing her mother's challenges to becoming a catalyst for change for women in business. The episode sheds light on the importance of valuing one's services appropriately and provides actionable advice for female entrepreneurs.

Bri Seeley's Background: Inspired by her mother's resilience and entrepreneurial spirit, Bri Seeley has embraced a journey of empowering women through her coaching and speaking endeavors.

Defining Moments: Bri shares insights from her TEDx talk and her approach to helping clients achieve significant financial breakthroughs by aligning their pricing with the value they provide.

Discussion Topics:

  • Bri's early influences, especially her mother's struggle and triumph in various entrepreneurial ventures.
  • The transition from corporate constraints to entrepreneurship is fueled by a desire for freedom and a better quality of life.
  • Strategies Bri uses to help women charge appropriately for their services, emphasizing value over worth.

Key Quotes:

  • "You're undercharging... triple your prices and see the transformation in your client engagement."
  • "Charge based on value, not worth. Value is based on facts, which don't change."

Next Steps:

  • Learn More: Follow Bree Seeley for more insights into entrepreneurship and women's empowerment.
  • Reflect: Evaluate how you price your services and consider adjustments to reflect the true value you provide.
  • Engage: Share how this episode has inspired you to embrace your entrepreneurial potential using #MickUnplugged.

Connect & Discover:

  • LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/entrepreneur-coach-bri-seeley
  • Instgram: instagram.com/briseeley
  • Facebook: facebook.com/bri.seeley
  • Website: briseeley.com
  • Podcast: The Entrepreneur Coach
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26 MIN
Lauren Sisler | Resilience on the Sidelines: Journey of Personal Triumph- Mick Unplugged [EP 31]
JUL 20, 2024
Lauren Sisler | Resilience on the Sidelines: Journey of Personal Triumph- Mick Unplugged [EP 31]

Mick Hunt and Lauren Sisler delve deep into Lauren's compelling life story, highlighting her rise as a leading sports journalist and her courageous battle against the shadows of her past. Lauren discusses her healing journey and how she uses her experiences to fuel her passion for storytelling and advocacy.

Lauren Sisler's Background: An esteemed ESPN reporter who transformed personal tragedy into a platform for advocacy and empowerment.

Defining Moments: The powerful narrative of facing her parents' tragic fate head-on inspired Lauren to help others by sharing her story.

Discussion Topics:

  • Lauren’s touching personal story of losing both parents to opioid addiction and how it shaped her life and career.
  • Her commitment to breaking the stigma around addiction and her advocacy work through her upcoming book, "Shatterproof."
  • Insights into the challenges and triumphs of a career in sports journalism reflect her resilience and determination.

Key Quotes:

  • "Owning my story has been freeing, though it wasn't always easy."
  • "My parents' legacy isn’t defined by their addiction; it's defined by how their story helps others."

Next Steps:

  • Learn More: Follow Lauren Sisler's work and support her efforts in addiction awareness.
  • Reflect: Think about the challenges you face and how you can turn them into opportunities for growth and to help others.
  • Engage: Share how Lauren’s story inspires you to overcome personal challenges and contribute positively to your community using #MickUnplugged.

Connect & Discover:

  • LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/laurensisler
  • Instagram: Instagram.com/laurensisler
  • Facebook: facebook.com/LaurenSisler
  • Website: laurensisler.com
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22 MIN
Shawn Springs | Tackling New Challenges: Journey from the NFL to Innovating Safety - Mick Unplugged [EP 30]
JUL 18, 2024
Shawn Springs | Tackling New Challenges: Journey from the NFL to Innovating Safety - Mick Unplugged [EP 30]

In this insightful episode, Mick Hunt explores Shawn Springs’ remarkable transition from an NFL star to a pioneering entrepreneur in safety technology. Shawn discusses the motivations behind his career shift, the challenges of innovating in a competitive field, and how his personal values and experiences shaped his approach to business and leadership.

Shawn Springs' Background: From a celebrated NFL career to leading Winpak, a company dedicated to enhancing safety in sports through innovative technology.

Defining Moments: Reflecting on the profound emotional experiences in the NFL, including playing a game with only ten players to honor teammate Sean Taylor and his induction into the Smithsonian for his contributions to sports safety innovations.

Discussion Topics:

  • Shawn's transition from professional sports to entrepreneurship was inspired by his experiences and the need for better safety equipment in sports.
  • The development of Winpak and its impact on sports safety, including collaborations with military applications to protect service members.
  • Shawn’s journey and the influences of his father's NFL legacy and his mother's military discipline on his career choices.

Key Quotes:

  • "It's not just about making money; it's about making a difference."
  • "You've got to find something you love, work hard at it, and the success will come."

Next Steps:

  • Explore: Check out the innovations by Winpak and how they’re making sports safer.
  • Reflect: Consider how your experiences and background can influence your career path and passions.
  • Engage: Share how Shawn's story inspires you to pursue meaningful work in your field using #MickUnplugged.

Connect & Discover:

  • LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/shawnsprings
  • Instagram: instagram.com/shaw_springs
  • Facebook: facebook.com/shawnsprings.7
  • Website: windpact.com
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23 MIN
Wendy Moten |  Soulful Survivor: Triumphant Journey on The Voice- Mick Unplugged [EP 29]
JUL 15, 2024
Wendy Moten | Soulful Survivor: Triumphant Journey on The Voice- Mick Unplugged [EP 29]

 Mick Hunt dives into a deep and inspiring conversation with Wendy Moten, exploring her impactful journey on The Voice and her life as a performer. Wendy shares insights into the resilience and determination that have defined her career, from her early days in Memphis to her profound moments on national television. This episode sheds light on the strength of the human spirit and the enduring power of music.

Wendy Moten's Background: From her roots in Memphis to captivating audiences nationwide on The Voice, Wendy shares her musical evolution and experiences on the iconic TV show.

Defining Moments: Wendy discusses the impact of her performance of "Don't Give Up" on The Voice, in which she embodies her personal resilience and connects deeply with audiences.

Discussion Topics:

  • Wendy's strategic decision to join The Voice as a seasoned artist, aiming to rejuvenate her solo career.
  • She experienced challenges and growth during the show, including performing with two broken arms.
  • Wendy's reflections on her approach to music emphasize authenticity and emotional connection.

Key Quotes:

  • "Being on The Voice was not just about competition; it was about proving to myself and others that passion doesn't age."
  • "I fell and broke both my arms, but the music kept me going. That’s the power of not giving up."

Next Steps:

  • Listen: Explore Wendy Moten’s music, including her powerful performances from The Voice.
  • Reflect: Consider the role of perseverance and resilience in your own pursuits.
  • Engage: Share how Wendy’s story of resilience and renewal inspires you using #MickUnplugged.

Connect & Discover:

  • LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/wendy-moten-b53ab018
  • Instagram: Instagram/com/wendymoten
  • Facebook: facebook.com/wendymotenofficial
  • Website: wendymoten.com
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17 MIN
Justin Benton | Challenge to Triumph: Harnessing the Power of Hemp for Health - Mick Unplugged [EP 28]
JUL 12, 2024
Justin Benton | Challenge to Triumph: Harnessing the Power of Hemp for Health - Mick Unplugged [EP 28]

In this insightful episode, Mick Hunt speaks with Justin Vinn about his journey into the world of CBD and hemp following a personal family health crisis. Justin shares his experiences with shifting his business model to adapt to new market realities and discusses the broader implications of wellness in the digital age.

Justin Benton's Background: He is a serial entrepreneur who pivoted to the CBD industry following his son's health challenges, utilizing his expertise in holistic health and plant-based medicine.

Defining Moments: Justin's breakthrough in understanding and leveraging the power of hemp for health led to significant personal and professional growth.

Discussion Topics:

  • Justin's son's transformative health journey inspired Justin to delve into the benefits of hemp and CBD.
  • Discussion on the nutritional and medicinal benefits of juicing cannabis and the impact on wellness and homeostasis.
  • His rapid shift of business to online platforms in response to global changes involved adapting strategies from Russell Brunson's mentorship.

Key Quotes:

  • "The miracle plant helped my son, and it has the potential to help millions more."
  • "2024 is about understanding the modern buyer and adapting to how the world has changed."

Next Steps:

  • Learn More: Visit Justin Vinn's website to explore his products and educational content about CBD and hemp.
  • Reflect: Consider how natural supplements like CBD can be incorporated into your health regimen.
  • Engage: Share how the episode has inspired you to look at natural health solutions using #MickUnplugged.

Connect & Discover:

  • LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/justinbenton
  • Instagram: instagram.com/secretsofsuccess
  • Website: http://www.secretsofsuccess.com/jv?afmc=1eh9


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33 MIN