The Mental MacGyver: From Cult Member to Top Performing Business Strategist with Dr. Robyn Odegaard

by | Apr 10, 2024 | Living Ageless and Bold, Podcast | 0 comments

Dr. Robyn Odegaard is an accomplished author, and former competitive beach volleyball player with a fascinating life story, including having a doctorate in high-performance business psychology. She’s written three books and delivered a successful TED Talk, earning her the nickname “Mental MacGyver” for her ingenious problem-solving skills.

In this episode, Dr. Odegaard shares her incredible journey with Christina, covering her upbringing in a cult, early forced marriages and the challenges that accompanied them, and her evolution into a renowned expert in psychology. She discusses her path from feeling trapped and undereducated to pursuing higher learning later in life and eventually becoming an influential figure in business psychology. Her story is a testament to resilience, personal growth, and the power of transformation through adversity. Dr. Odegaard’s approach to overcoming life’s hurdles and her insights into managing psychological barriers offer listeners valuable lessons in perseverance and self-improvement.


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