Kicking Back with James Schramko and Joel Ozborn https://www.kickingback.com Unapologetically hype-less and heartfelt Fri, 25 May 2018 10:04:32 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Unapologetically hype-less and heartfelt... James Schramko and Joel Ozborn yes James Schramko and Joel Ozborn james@superfastbusiness.com james@superfastbusiness.com (James Schramko and Joel Ozborn) 2017 SuperFastBusiness Kicking Back with James Schramko and Joel Ozborn Kicking Back with James Schramko and Joel Ozborn https://s3.amazonaws.com/kickingback/KICKING_BACK.jpg https://www.kickingback.com Movies and Mischief - Kicking Back with James Schramko and Joel Ozborn https://www.kickingback.com/podcast/movies-and-mischief/ https://www.kickingback.com/podcast/movies-and-mischief/#comments Wed, 02 Mar 2016 08:27:30 +0000 http://www.kickingback.com/?p=617 James and Joel are back for another fun KickingBack episode. They talk about mischief (legal and otherwise), better jokes, shopping experiences and great movies.
Seen any great movies lately?

Seen any great movies lately?

Episode highlights:

01:12 – Unlimited WiFi & FOMO
04:14 – California mischief
06:35 – Legalized mafia
13:11 – Siri does this to you
17:48 – He’s a good Samaritan
20:03 – Radical honesty
22:36 – Better jokes, more laughs
27:05 – How do you find jokes?
31:39 – You’ve got to be good at something
33:31 – Remodeling your apartment
36:31 – 4 types of people
40:49 – Movie recommendations
57:19 – Why call it a fun run?

Tweetables:

You can’t have everything. [Click To Tweet]
Education in itself isn’t selling. [Click To Tweet]
Think of the bigger picture. [Click To Tweet]

More episodes are on iTunes

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https://www.kickingback.com/podcast/movies-and-mischief/feed/ 4 James and Joel are back for another fun KickingBack episode. They talk about mischief (legal and otherwise), better jokes, shopping experiences and great movies. Episode highlights: 01:12 – Unlimited WiFi & FOMO 04:14 – California mischief 06:35 – Lega... Episode highlights:
01:12 – Unlimited WiFi & FOMO

04:14 – California mischief

06:35 – Legalized mafia

13:11 – Siri does this to you

17:48 – He’s a good Samaritan

20:03 – Radical honesty

22:36 – Better jokes, more laughs

27:05 – How do you find jokes?

31:39 – You’ve got to be good at something

33:31 – Remodeling your apartment

36:31 – 4 types of people

40:49 – Movie recommendations

57:19 – Why call it a fun run?
Tweetables:
You can’t have everything. [Click To Tweet]

Education in itself isn’t selling. [Click To Tweet]

Think of the bigger picture. [Click To Tweet]
More episodes are on iTunes
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The Really Really Long One (With Time Travel Secrets) - Kicking Back with James Schramko and Joel Ozborn https://www.kickingback.com/podcast/the-really-really-long-one-with-time-travel-secrets/ https://www.kickingback.com/podcast/the-really-really-long-one-with-time-travel-secrets/#comments Tue, 21 Jul 2015 10:10:17 +0000 http://www.kickingback.com/?p=597 James and Joel is back for another fun and insightful episode of KickingBack. This week, they talk about the story of Mike Tyson and some controversial celebrities, inventing a time machine, timeless TV series, great jokes – as well as serious advice.

modern-day-gladiator

Violent sport – as old as the gladiators

In this podcast:

01:43 – Criminal acts
05:16 – Why Mike Tyson’s autobiography is the best ever
06:27 – What’s Joel been up to?
08:21 – Crafting jokes
13:55 – Footage manipulation
17:11 – The shark and the surfer
25:36 – When history (and business) repeats itself
27:35 – How comedy and marketing are the same
36:10 – Heroes and the modern-day gladiator
42:23 – Celebrities behaving badly
48:00 – What inspired Joel’s next one-man show
51:21 – KickingBack is organic
52:14 – What’s next for James?
52:30 – If you could make a time machine
58:28 – Why you could be dissatisfied with your life
60:03 – James’s advice for his 5-year-ago self
62:59 – A tough challenge for a business leader
68:22 – What’s the best TV series ever?
69:29 – The truth about working in an office
71:46 – Parody, cheese and B.S.
76:04 – Heard of these jokes?
85:03 – When only profit is the point

Tweetables:

Focus on what’s at hand. [Click To Tweet].
Challenge your assumptions. [Click To Tweet].
Being in the moment is very rewarding. [Click To Tweet].

Check out more episodes on iTunes

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https://www.kickingback.com/podcast/the-really-really-long-one-with-time-travel-secrets/feed/ 11 James and Joel is back for another fun and insightful episode of KickingBack. This week, they talk about the story of Mike Tyson and some controversial celebrities, inventing a time machine, timeless TV series, great jokes – as well as serious advice. In this podcast:
01:43 – Criminal acts

05:16 – Why Mike Tyson’s autobiography is the best ever

06:27 – What’s Joel been up to?

08:21 – Crafting jokes

13:55 – Footage manipulation

17:11 – The shark and the surfer

25:36 – When history (and business) repeats itself

27:35 – How comedy and marketing are the same

36:10 – Heroes and the modern-day gladiator

42:23 – Celebrities behaving badly

48:00 – What inspired Joel’s next one-man show

51:21 – KickingBack is organic

52:14 – What’s next for James?

52:30 – If you could make a time machine

58:28 – Why you could be dissatisfied with your life

60:03 – James’s advice for his 5-year-ago self

62:59 – A tough challenge for a business leader

68:22 – What’s the best TV series ever?

69:29 – The truth about working in an office

71:46 – Parody, cheese and B.S.

76:04 – Heard of these jokes?

85:03 – When only profit is the point
Tweetables:
Focus on what’s at hand. [Click To Tweet].

Challenge your assumptions. [Click To Tweet].

Being in the moment is very rewarding. [Click To Tweet].
Check out more episodes on iTunes
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iPhone Woes, Skydiving And The Sopranos - Kicking Back with James Schramko and Joel Ozborn https://www.kickingback.com/podcast/iphone-woes-skydiving-and-the-sopranos/ https://www.kickingback.com/podcast/iphone-woes-skydiving-and-the-sopranos/#comments Tue, 28 Apr 2015 09:10:56 +0000 http://www.kickingback.com/?p=585 James and Joel are together again for another episode of KickingBack. Listen as they do the nerd talk, discuss lessons on comedy, magic and business and other entertaining insights.

phone-protection

An overprotected iPhone?

 

Topics discussed:

01:48 – When your battery fails you
04:44 – Too much protection
07:16 – A train in tracks
09:40 – Choosing reasonable flight times
14:29 – Paddison Program for Rheumatoid Arthritis
15:01 – Humor at the SuperFastBusiness live event
18:12 – Why it took so long for this new episode
22:54 – What Joel says on the radio
24:27 – Watch out for the selfie sticks!
25:36 – Accidental discoveries
28:07 – How some surfing communities came about
30:21 – Own that website
32:03 – A critique about criticisms
35:08 – A lesson from the super violin player
38:39 – Trying out T25 and other fitness programs
39:49 – Why surfing is a great workout
41:28 – Guys who look like chicks
43:45 – Marketing lesson: Taboos
45:36 – What happens in the beginning
46:48 – When you’re just not ready
49:21 – Challenges make or break you
50:12 – Fascinating storytelling
53:28 – What comedy, magic and selling have in common
53:50 – From Shakespeare to The Sopranos
56:33 – Understanding the “bad guys”
58:01 – Enjoying Netflix
59:39 – Be careful what you wish for
60:39 – Focus
61:07 – Get rid of the clutter
62:16 – Win this

Want to win one?

Want to win one?

Tweetables:

Routine sets you free. [Click To Tweet]
People reveal themselves through their criticisms. [Click To Tweet]
Paint yourself the theater rather than being the busker. [Click To Tweet]
What’s held back is wanted more. [Click To Tweet]
You don’t need to be the victim if you know how it works. [Click To Tweet]

Go to iTunes for more episodes

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https://www.kickingback.com/podcast/iphone-woes-skydiving-and-the-sopranos/feed/ 6 James and Joel are together again for another episode of KickingBack. Listen as they do the nerd talk, discuss lessons on comedy, magic and business and other entertaining insights.   Topics discussed: 01:48 – When your battery fails you 04:44 – Too mu...  
Topics discussed:
01:48 – When your battery fails you

04:44 – Too much protection

07:16 – A train in tracks

09:40 – Choosing reasonable flight times

14:29 – Paddison Program for Rheumatoid Arthritis

15:01 – Humor at the SuperFastBusiness live event

18:12 – Why it took so long for this new episode

22:54 – What Joel says on the radio

24:27 – Watch out for the selfie sticks!

25:36 – Accidental discoveries

28:07 – How some surfing communities came about

30:21 – Own that website

32:03 – A critique about criticisms

35:08 – A lesson from the super violin player

38:39 – Trying out T25 and other fitness programs

39:49 – Why surfing is a great workout

41:28 – Guys who look like chicks

43:45 – Marketing lesson: Taboos

45:36 – What happens in the beginning

46:48 – When you’re just not ready

49:21 – Challenges make or break you

50:12 – Fascinating storytelling

53:28 – What comedy, magic and selling have in common

53:50 – From Shakespeare to The Sopranos

56:33 – Understanding the “bad guys”

58:01 – Enjoying Netflix

59:39 – Be careful what you wish for

60:39 – Focus

61:07 – Get rid of the clutter

62:16 – Win this
Tweetables:
Routine sets you free. [Click To Tweet]

People reveal themselves through their criticisms. [Click To Tweet]

Paint yourself the theater rather than being the busker. [Click To Tweet]

What’s held back is wanted more. [Click To Tweet]

You don’t need to be the victim if you know how it works. [Click To Tweet]
Go to iTunes for more episodes
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The Manly Tour - Kicking Back with James Schramko and Joel Ozborn https://www.kickingback.com/podcast/the-manly-tour/ https://www.kickingback.com/podcast/the-manly-tour/#comments Tue, 03 Mar 2015 03:34:44 +0000 http://www.kickingback.com/?p=572 Get to know Manly like a local as James and Joel take a walking tour and share the insider, underground guide to the best food, the best coffee, the biggest burger, hotels, back alleys and the beach in this episode.

At the beach

At the beach

Topics discussed:

02:00 – This is the JJ guide to Manly
02:57 – The no. 1 beach in NSW
04:10 – A nice day for surfing
05:06 – The home of last year’s SuperFastBusiness event
06:06 – Underground guide: great food, drinks and books
08:18 – The only restaurant on the boardwalk
10:30 – What you’ll find at the Corso steps
11:45 – This rip isn’t called “The Elevator” for nothing
12:29 – The early days in Manly
16:05 – A look at the touristy shops
18:25 – Getting to the good stuff (Tip: The best grilled salmon in the world)
19:16 – Joel took singing lessons here
19:52 – Healthy grub, or a nice Italian place?
20:55 – What makes the harbour side of Manly unique
21:30 – A great and obscure coffeeshop
23:04 – Not too much fast food in Manly
23:56 – A good rule of thumb, an exception to the touristy rule
25:20 – Very Italian, very expensive
26:17 – Outlet shops and $1 offers
27:20 – A few do’s and dont’s
28:46 – One of the oldest comedy rooms in Sydney
30:14 – Why you’d do better with an online store in Manly
32:08 – Get off the beaten path
32:14 – Some Manly history
33:31 – A library, a gallery, Japanese food, Swedish cafe
34:24 – Fancy some bodywork?
34:33 – The darker side of Manly
35:42 – A built-in Brazilian coffee machine
37:31 – For really good Mexican food…
38:30 – Cool places in Belgrave
39:49 – The last stop
41:45 – A marketing lesson from a good snack place

Bike parking

Bike parking

Tweetables:

Always go one street back. [Click To Tweet]
What not to miss in Manly [Click To Tweet]
A look around James’ turf [Click To Tweet]

Interested in the places James and Joel mentioned?

Jellyfish Restaurant
Pizza Capanna
Hemmingway’s
The Pantry
Hotel Steyne
The Corso
Humphreys
Ben and Jerry’s
Moo Gourmet Burgers
Mex and Co
Manly Grill
Bluewater Cafe
Manly Wine Bar
Yok Thai
Bench Cafe
Fishmongers
Pure Wholefoods
DeVita
Garfish
Manly Wharf Hotel
4 Pines
Out Of Africa
Chat Thai
Max Brenner Chocolate Bar
Guzman Y Gomez
Hugo’s
Bavarian Bier Cafe
Criniti’s
Hamlets Pies & Coffee
Three Beans
Mortar & Pestle
The Ivanhoe Hotel
The Old Manly Boatshed

Yogurtland
Ser Bar Kebab
In Situ
Ground Zero
BenBry Burgers
Saltmotion Gallery
Fika Swedish Kitchen
Brazuca Bar
Itzumi
Wockbar
Manly Mexican
Foundry Fifty Three
Dolce Terra
Silo Espresso
Andy’s Book Shop

Visit iTunes for more episodes

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https://www.kickingback.com/podcast/the-manly-tour/feed/ 2 Get to know Manly like a local as James and Joel take a walking tour and share the insider, underground guide to the best food, the best coffee, the biggest burger, hotels, back alleys and the beach in this episode. Topics discussed:
02:00 – This is the JJ guide to Manly

02:57 – The no. 1 beach in NSW

04:10 – A nice day for surfing

05:06 – The home of last year’s SuperFastBusiness event

06:06 – Underground guide: great food, drinks and books

08:18 – The only restaurant on the boardwalk

10:30 – What you’ll find at the Corso steps

11:45 – This rip isn’t called “The Elevator” for nothing

12:29 – The early days in Manly

16:05 – A look at the touristy shops

18:25 – Getting to the good stuff (Tip: The best grilled salmon in the world)

19:16 – Joel took singing lessons here

19:52 – Healthy grub, or a nice Italian place?

20:55 – What makes the harbour side of Manly unique

21:30 – A great and obscure coffeeshop

23:04 – Not too much fast food in Manly

23:56 – A good rule of thumb, an exception to the touristy rule

25:20 – Very Italian, very expensive

26:17 – Outlet shops and $1 offers

27:20 – A few do’s and dont’s

28:46 – One of the oldest comedy rooms in Sydney

30:14 – Why you’d do better with an online store in Manly

32:08 – Get off the beaten path

32:14 – Some Manly history

33:31 – A library, a gallery, Japanese food, Swedish cafe

34:24 – Fancy some bodywork?

34:33 – The darker side of Manly

35:42 – A built-in Brazilian coffee machine

37:31 – For really good Mexican food…

38:30 – Cool places in Belgrave

39:49 – The last stop

41:45 – A marketing lesson from a good snack place
Tweetables:
Always go one street back. [Click To Tweet]

What not to miss in Manly [Click To Tweet]

A look around James’ turf [Click To Tweet]
Interested in the places James and Joel mentioned?
Jellyfish Restaurant

Pizza Capanna

Hemmingway’s

The Pantry

Hotel Steyne

The Corso

http://www.kickingback.com/?p=563 What will a delightful surprise reunion between James and Joel bring? Hint: They talk about selfies, videoke, surfing, bad burgers and some news about Arnie. Find out more in this episode.

kb-soul-arch

The iconic soul arch move

In this episode:

01:33 – Watch out for our Manly tour
03:44 – What’s up with Joel?
07:06 – The perfect gig for a comedian
12:36 – When visiting London
13:32 – A controversial comedian
15:38 – Sad fireworks & the world’s worst burger
17:18 – A marketing epiphany in the wild
18:15 – A whole lot of walking
18:55 – What’s your take on selfie sticks?
19:43 – Flash, flash, flash
21:01 – Famous, but completely unknown
23:02 – Money quotes
23:35 – Great documentaries
26:29 – Do it ‘cause you gotta do it
26:51 – Culture shock in the fitting room
29:45 – James works the videoke crowd
31:47 – This is a competition
34:57 – Here’s to do the Soul Arch
37:13 – Choosing your surfboard
38:11 – When it’s right to hold back
42:45 – Good news and bad news on Arnie
45:27 – Watching Billy Connolly
46:33 – Inspired or intimidated?
47:54 – Watch who you benchmark from
51:15 – James’s comedy stunt
57:53 – SFB Live is coming up quickly
59:04 – Joel goes nostalgic
60:18 – Watch out for next week’s episode

Tweetables:

If you have one thing to sell, it’s a starving crowd. [Click To Tweet].
It’s only money. [Click To Tweet].
Do it for passion. [Click To Tweet].

Listen to more episodes in iTunes

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01:33 – Watch out for our Manly tour

03:44 – What’s up with Joel?

07:06 – The perfect gig for a comedian

12:36 – When visiting London

13:32 – A controversial comedian

15:38 – Sad fireworks & the world’s worst burger

17:18 – A marketing epiphany in the wild

18:15 – A whole lot of walking

18:55 – What’s your take on selfie sticks?

19:43 – Flash, flash, flash

21:01 – Famous, but completely unknown

23:02 – Money quotes

23:35 – Great documentaries

26:29 – Do it ‘cause you gotta do it

26:51 – Culture shock in the fitting room

29:45 – James works the videoke crowd

31:47 – This is a competition

34:57 – Here’s to do the Soul Arch

37:13 – Choosing your surfboard

38:11 – When it’s right to hold back

42:45 – Good news and bad news on Arnie

45:27 – Watching Billy Connolly

46:33 – Inspired or intimidated?

47:54 – Watch who you benchmark from

51:15 – James’s comedy stunt

57:53 – SFB Live is coming up quickly

59:04 – Joel goes nostalgic

60:18 – Watch out for next week’s episode
Tweetables:
If you have one thing to sell, it’s a starving crowd. [Click To Tweet].

It’s only money. [Click To Tweet].

Do it for passion. [Click To Tweet].
Listen to more episodes in iTunes
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James Schramko and Joel Ozborn yes 1:01:25 James Schramko, Joel Ozborn, visiting London, fame and money, culture crossover, soul arch, comedy stunts
The Reunion - Kicking Back with James Schramko and Joel Ozborn https://www.kickingback.com/podcast/the-reunion/ https://www.kickingback.com/podcast/the-reunion/#respond Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:26:23 +0000 http://www.kickingback.com/?p=552 After a short break, James and Joel get together once more and swap interesting stories. James talks about his interesting travel with his kids, and Joel shares his tale of escape from a remote town. Also, overconfidence and fame: what’s their take on it? Join their reunion in this latest episode of KickingBack.

See the komodo dragon at the Taronga Zoo

In the podcast:

01:40 – James and his kids hit Queensland
03:47 – Watching “Gone Girl”
04:25 – Looking for good films
06:33 – Wrap those gifts up!
07:48 – Fame is B.S. and a lesson from Bill Murray
10:17 – Pontificating again
13:05 – The uniform effect
15:25 – When people underestimate you
17:45 – One flipflop, one barefoot
21:42 – Ready, set, gone
24:52 – You can smell it but you can’t eat it
26:58 – The joy of eating glue
27:38 – Roar & Snore in Taronga Zoo
32:26 – Why is Joel not buying DVDs anymore?
34:43 – Goodies at the post office
36:22 – The comedian as a glorified gypsy
41:07 – Joel’s eerie experience in a strange town
46:40 – Remember this when you’re travelling in remote Australia
46:58 – More fuel stories
53:16 – In conclusion

Tweetables:

Fame is the unfortunate byproduct of what you do. [Click To Tweet].
When the glass is both half empty and half full… [Click To Tweet].

Visit iTunes for more podcast episodes

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https://www.kickingback.com/podcast/the-reunion/feed/ 0 After a short break, James and Joel get together once more and swap interesting stories. James talks about his interesting travel with his kids, and Joel shares his tale of escape from a remote town. Also, overconfidence and fame: what’s their take on ... In the podcast:
01:40 – James and his kids hit Queensland

03:47 – Watching “Gone Girl”

04:25 – Looking for good films

06:33 – Wrap those gifts up!

07:48 – Fame is B.S. and a lesson from Bill Murray

10:17 – Pontificating again

13:05 – The uniform effect

15:25 – When people underestimate you

17:45 – One flipflop, one barefoot

21:42 – Ready, set, gone

24:52 – You can smell it but you can’t eat it

26:58 – The joy of eating glue

27:38 – Roar & Snore in Taronga Zoo

32:26 – Why is Joel not buying DVDs anymore?

34:43 – Goodies at the post office

36:22 – The comedian as a glorified gypsy

41:07 – Joel’s eerie experience in a strange town

46:40 – Remember this when you’re travelling in remote Australia

46:58 – More fuel stories

53:16 – In conclusion
Tweetables:
Fame is the unfortunate byproduct of what you do. [Click To Tweet].

When the glass is both half empty and half full… [Click To Tweet].
Visit iTunes for more podcast episodes
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James Schramko and Joel Ozborn yes 54:14 travelling in Australia, dealing with ego, the life of a comedian, the price of fame, let's be cops