Playful Humans - People Who Play for a Living

Gamify Your Work with Caelan Huntress

December 21, 2023 Mike Montague Season 3 Episode 170
Playful Humans - People Who Play for a Living
Gamify Your Work with Caelan Huntress
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Show Notes

Have you ever considered how the world of the circus can have lessons for your productivity? Join us as we welcome the playful force of nature, Caelan Huntress, to take us on a whimsical journey, sharing his insights from acrobat to sales and marketing maverick. We explore how incorporating play into work, from virtual meetings to daily tasks, can not only strengthen relationships but also boost productivity and foster creativity. Caelan's riveting stories and insights will make you rethink your approach to work and productivity.

Work doesn't have to be a drag! With our guest, Caelan, we unpack the role of play in productivity and career success. Drawing from personal experiences and wisdom from experts like Dr. Jason Fox and Scott Adams, we highlight the power of gamifying work, learning from failures, and designing non-traditional career paths. Find inspiration in the overlap of skills and interests, and start embracing a playful approach to your work life.

And for those who can’t resist a techy twist, we dive into the exciting intersection of play and technology. From the potential of AI in brainstorming sessions to the cautionary tales of overreliance, discover how technology can enhance or hinder your playful productivity. We even touch on the challenges of adding a dash of fun to virtual meetings. And as a cherry on top, grab our free ebook on gamifying work and subscribe to our playful productivity newsletter for more fun insights. So come on, let's play our way to success! 

In our closing conversation, we emphasize the importance of living in the present and having fun through playfulness. Caelan offers insights on incorporating this into daily routines for a more fulfilled life. 

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