The Poker Life and HSPLO Podcasts

Discussing Self-Confidence W/ Dr. Ivan Joseph

May 2, 2017

Timestamps Below!!! Dr. Ivan Joseph has given my favorite TED talks and one of the most popular TED talks of all time on the skill of self-confidence. We will discuss self-confidence and belief more in-depth and find out ways that poker players can work on their own self-confidence.

Link to the talk:

2:38 famous TED speech
3:58 (over) self-confidence
7:22 source of the knowledge
9:41 dysfunctional family situations

14:14 career background
16:29 balance feedback/criticism
19:38 family/work balance
22:21 sabbatical year plans
32:29 tough coaching
34:43 public speech strategies
42:08 identify self-confidence
45:57 his book “You Got This”


6:27 mental self check
18:36 work ethic
21:29 motivation
25:02 career / job transitions
33:22 focus on the top
39:17 expression of success
43:10 be prepared
44:24 books
48:37 simple tasks