Are you curious? Are you curious on a regular basis? Do you want to know all about everything you see? If you said yes, then we’re like-minded, because I am curious about EVERYthing! So, today we’re talking with curiosity expert Diane Hamilton! Dr. Diane Hamilton is a nationally syndicated radio host, speaker, moderator, consultant, and educator. Through her work as the MBA Program Chair at the Forbes School of Business and at several other universities, she has taught more than 1000 business courses. I have no idea how she made the time to do all that! She is also the author of multiple books, including her most recent, Cracking the Curiosity Code: The Key to Unlocking Human Potential. She is the creator of the Curiosity Code Index assessment and I’m really excited today, (and really curious), to talk with her! Here we go- Enjoy!
In this episode Peter and Diane discuss:
1:57- Intro and welcome Dr. Hamilton! ref: “Cracking The Curiosity Code- The Key to Unlocking Human Potential”, “Take The Lead” Radio Show
2:44- Tell us about curiosity; it’s a good thing??
4:35- What are some of the things about traditional classroom learning that might hold our curiosity back?
8:45- How might you instruct parents to showcase and encourage a healthy curiosity as being a positive thing? ref: Steve Wozniak’s book “iWoz”
11:42- What is one of the most surprising things you’ve discovered in your research?
12:26- What are the negatives of stifling curiosity?
13:10- On staying curious and encouraging curiosity
15:05- Thank you Diane and Thank YOU for subscribing, reviewing and listening! You can always reach me at firstname.lastname@example.org or @petershankman on all of the socials. Also at @FasterThanNormal on all of the socials.
15:32- Faster Than Normal Podcast info & credits
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