Shows We Love :: Inside Quest

One of the most influential discoveries we came across while rebooting our Friends We Love mission was Tom Bilyeu's show, Inside Quest. His mission is a simple one:  Find your Passion. Evolve your Mindset.  

With each interview, Bilyeu unpacks unbelievably useful nuggets of wisdom with some of the world's top leading thinkers, authors, entrepreneurs and culture shifters as they discuss the roadblocks, influences, lessons learned, and rules to live by on the journey to success.

Their goal is to arm the audience with the tools they need to discover and WALK their own path to success. Inside Quest brings together the conversational enthusiasm of a podcast with the intention and structure of a Charlie Rose-style talk show.

Below is a small collection of some of my favorite episodes that I go back to when I need that mental boost to the get-up, get out and achieve something unbelievable! #brainfood

Learn how to solve the world's biggest problems, pivot with purpose and how to become a serial entrepreneur with Naveen Jain on Inside Quest!

In this episode:
-Naveen talks about why he loves the XPrize
-Innovation and staying on top of the exponential growth of technology
-Naveen discusses his life in India
-Naveen talks about his literal Moon Shot
-Understanding symptoms and root causes of problems

Discussed in this interview: 
1. Xprize:
2. Moon Express:

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Are leaders made or born? Author and TED speaker Simon Sinek dispels myths about leadership and reveals the one thing that good leaders always get right on this episode of Inside Quest with Tom Bilyeu.

Combining aspects of biology and psychology within the context of the human condition, Simon Sinek’s unique approach to leadership has revealed surprising insights on how humans interact in business. His ideas have garnered critical acclaim around the world for their unparalleled potency and usability.

Simon’s lessons on leadership ring true, not only because he spent the better part of a decade systematically studying leaders, but because his transition from marketing consultant to evangelist for global change came as a result of a personal crisis. Having fallen out of love with the very company he created, he turned a bout with depression into a revolution of the self that has helped him become one of the most impactful voices in the world of leadership. His TED Talk on "How Great Leaders Inspire Action" is the third most viewed talk of all time on

Simon Sinek is also the two-time, best-selling author of "Start With Why," and "Leaders Eat Last," whose ideology has captured the imagination of some of the most important leaders of our time, including the heads of many Fortune 500 companies, the US Government, multiple branches of the military, and the United Nations. This man’s vision for the future of leadership is inspiring, and he shares his insights on this episode of Inside Quest.

In this episode:
-Responsibilities of a Leader
-Simon's story of the Vegas barista
-Measuring Trust
-Simon discusses Dunbar's Number
-Bad Business Practices of the 80's and 90's
-Simon talks about taking phones away in meetings

Discussed in this interview:
1. Start with Why by Simon Sinek:
2. Together Is Better: A Little Book of Inspiration by Simon Sinek:

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Founder and CEO of Motivating the Masses Lisa Nichols joins host Tom Bilyeu on Inside Quest to discuss what she learned while transforming her life from struggling single parent to world-renown speaker and business leader.

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In this episode:
-Lisa discusses her transformation
-Embrace imperfection
-3 things to say in the mirror
-Choosing who you are every day
-Teaching people to connect with themselves

Discussed in this interview:
1. Lisa's Books:
2. Abundance Now Online:
3. Motivating the Masses:

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Tony Robbins sits down with host Tom Bilyeu to discuss pathways to power, the superhuman state, and ultimately what it means to live a "great life".

In this episode:
-Tony discusses preparing for an interview for 18 hours
-Tony talks taking risks
-Tony's view of suffering

Tony Robbins' 5 Tips to Success:

Discussed in this interview:
1. Money: Master the Game by Tony Robbins:
2. The Anthony Robbins Foundation:
3. George Soros:
4. Inside Job Movie:

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Bestselling author (The 48 Laws of Power, The 50th Law, Mastery, The Art of Seduction) and advisor to politicians and pop stars all over the world, Robert Greene sits down with Tom Bilyeu to discuss mining your passions, navigating a brutal machiavellian world, and the books that almost killed him.

Robert Greene's 5 Tips to Success:

Discussed in this interview:
1. Mastery by Robert Greene -
2. The 50th Law by 50 Cent and Robert Greene -
3. The Art of Seduction by Robert Greene -
4. The 48 Laws of Power by Robert Greene -
5. Bold: How to Go Big, Create Wealth, and Impact the World by Peter H. Diamandus and Steven Kotler -
6. The Art of War by Sun Tzu -
7. Ryan Holiday on Inside Quest -

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Todd Yasui, longtime veteran producer has worked for the most famous names in Late Night: Leno, Craig Kilborn, Craig Ferguson. He sits down with IQ host Tom Bilyeu to discuss arming yourself against adversity, the utility of compassion, and outworking the people who stand in your way. 

Todd Yasui's 5 Tips to Success:

Discussed in this interview:
1. Seth Godin's Linchpin:
2. The Late Shift: Letterman, Leno, and the Network Battle for the Night by Bill Carter:
3. Tom's Essential Reading List:
4. Tony Robbins:

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