The Myth of the Overnight Success (Part 2) w/ Femi Oyeniran

The Myth of the Overnight Success (Part 2) w/ Femi Oyeniran Powerful Nonsense Podcast

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In this episode, Cem and Wayne interview Femi Oyeniran, Actor (Kidulthood & Adulthood), Director (It’s A Lot), Producer and Entrepreneur. In this two-part podcast we delve into the truth behind the overnight success, why saying ‘yes’ can open up a world of opportunities and why keeping a close eye on your inevitable demise will often give you clarity for taking action today.

What You’ll Hear

02:40 – Social media can facilitate professional relationships

05:25 – It’s important to have someone who both pushes and supports you

08:15 – When people see that you are working hard, they want to support you

08:55 – Strive to be better

10:00 – What is success?

13:25 – Patience is a talent

16:15 – The origins of entrepreneurial flair

18:40 – Being inspired by your peers

20:20 – It’s important to give back

21:05 – People know what they want but they don’t really work for it

23:45 – Heightened awareness of death

25:35 – Health and family are the most important things not your work

28:25 – What’s the powerful piece of advice you’ve ever been given?

29:30 – What’s the biggest load of nonsense you’ve ever heard?

31:05 – Book Recommendations

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