Patrick Sweeney – the Fear Guru – returns to the show to announce and preview the audiobook version of Fear is Fuel that is dropping on March 1, 2021! He’s created a really special audiobook format that we discuss, narrated by a former pro athlete and featuring cameo appearances from other fear and courage gurus to deliver podcast style lessons with each chapter. And we catch up on adapting and thriving to find happiness on the other side of COVID and quarantine fears.

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  • Unresolved fears perpetuate lies and shame
  • Freeze or act in the face of fear
  • What can I change that will serve me?
  • Breathing to create space
  • How to begin taking agency
  • COVID parenting and relationship fears


Patrick Sweeney, the Fear Guru, was a typical, over-compensating over-achiever in Olympic level sports and then in the tech / business world…until he’d pushed so hard he literally faced death in the form of diagnosis with a rare case of leukemia.

With the gift of a second chance at life and as the father of a young daughter at the time, Patrick committed to face his limiting fears. On the other side of those fears he has created his own future of abundance, fulfillment, joy, and happiness.

Today, Patrick is an author, key-note speaker, and adventurer, traveling the world speaking on fear and unlocking peak performance. His mission is helping thousands of people make amazing transformations in their lives.


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