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More. Better. Faster. Success Strategies for Creative Professionals

64 EpisodesProduced by Gordon P. FiremarkWebsite

Success Strategies for Show Business ProfessionalsHelping Actors, Writers, Directors, Producers and other Show Business Professionals to set and achieve powerful goals and realize their dreams.

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Approaches to Mental Fitness

September 14th, 2021


in this episode, I'm exploring some strategies for keeping your mind sharp and mental status on track. NOTE: This is NOT intended as psychological or …

Changing your attitude about exercise and fitness

August 31st, 2021


This is the first episode in a a mini-series on health and self-care. This time, we're exploring exercise, along with some of (my) limiting beliefs and how I'm reframing them as I commit to exercising more.

On Harmony

August 27th, 2021


Life is like a symphony, with ups and downs, many surprises, triumphal marches, and instruments in sync with each other.  In music, harmony refers to the combination of complimentary notes. In our daily lives, we seek …

Focus & Distraction

July 27th, 2021


Focus and Distraction Intro I’m Gordon Firemark, and I’ve got a problem. I have a really hard time getting focused. Staying focused. I’m easily distracted. I’ve never been diagnosed, but I’ve probably got a minor form …

Authenticity: Be yourself... your best self

July 13th, 2021


In this episode, we explore the masks we wear, and how to be more authentic about who we are, what we believe, stand for, and care about.

Where you live matters!?

July 8th, 2021


Let's explore where you're living and how it impacts your success, happiness and achievement. Listen for more details.. it's not how you're thinking.

Its all in the plan

June 29th, 2021


In this episode, I reveal the power of a carefully assembled plan in achieving your goals. With this system in place, you are three times more likely …

Procrastination and Purpose Driven Life

June 25th, 2021


This episode explores why we procrastinate, how we can stop and prevent it, and how living from a clarity of purpose can help. Get our free Vision Worksheet at And sign up for a …

"Patience Is A Virtue" us a load of BS!

June 17th, 2021


In this episode, Lawyer/Coach/Entrepreneur Gordon Firemark explains why IMPATIENCE is the true virtue for creatives, leaders and business owners.

Diet, Nutrition & Success!

May 4th, 2021


A recent personal experiment got me thinking about the real meaning behind “You are what you eat”, so in this episode we’re going to talk about the ways that diet and nutrition interact with our succeeding in achieving …

You are what you eat, read, listen to, etc...

April 29th, 2021


"You are what you Eat, read, watch, focus on, etc." In this episode, I'm recommending books, podcasts, blogs and more to help you on your journey to success and happiness. Drop your favorite motivational and self help …

Hack Your Inner Critic

April 20th, 2021


In this episode, we're talking about that noisy, nosy, obnoxious inner critic we all have, and how to turn it into a positive, useful source fo …

On Accountability

April 1st, 2021


What is accountability? Why does it work? How does it help you achieve More, better, faster? How do you hold yourself accountable? How do you build …

Wisdom from the mouth of a puppet?

March 23rd, 2021


Exploring the idea of Wisdom. We sometimes find it in surprising places.

Using Mind Maps to Unlock Your Creative Flow

February 23rd, 2021


Ever hit creative block? This can happen no matter what field you’re in, but when creative work is your lifeblood, ya gotta find a way out, to stay motivated and push through to the other side. Sometimes, it just takes …

The power of routines, systems and processes

February 2nd, 2021


In this episode, I examine the power of Routines, Systems and Processes in our daily lives, business, and creative expression.

Perfection: Enemy of Success?

January 19th, 2021


In this episode, I explain why perfection (or perfectionism) is really the enemy that prevents you from achieving success!

Slow down to speed up

January 5th, 2021


In this episode, I explain why sometimes it's necessary to slow down, take stock, adjust, implement systems, automations, delegations, before you can accelerate your pace toward your goals.

Positivity, Optimism, Gratitude

December 22nd, 2020


In this episode, I reflect back on the year 2020 and what's happened in my life and business, and how I've let optimism, positivity, and gratitude lead me to a pretty good year, despite a pandemic and all the troubles …

“Imposter Syndrome - Don’t let it fake you out”

December 17th, 2020


In this episode, I explain how Imposter Syndrome can cause even the highest achievers to experience doubts and fear, and share some ideas on overcoming the issue.

Breaking Barriers: What's Stopping You?

December 8th, 2020


After a short hiatus, I'm excited to be back! In this episode, we examine our barriers and limitations, and how to break through. And I review and recommend a book that's changed things for me... "The Big Leap" by Gay …

What's YOUR 3-point plan?

August 4th, 2020


Welcome to More Better Faster!, the business success podcast for creative professionals. In this episode, we explore the power of the 3-point plan as way to get and stay focused and motivated to succeed. Within this …

Story In Your Career & Business with Nick Demos

July 7th, 2020


In this episode, I'm joined by my friend, Nick Demos for a fun discussion of why storytelling is powerful for your brand, what the biggest …

Defining success on your own terms

June 23rd, 2020


In this episode, I implore you to define success according to your vision and values, rather than someone else's idea of what you "should" do or …

Success is a team sport!

June 16th, 2020


Success is a team sport. If you're wearing all the hats, and doing all the things, chances are you're not doing anything in a really exceptional way. If you want to go fast, sure, go alone... but, the saying goes, if …

Blackout for Black Lives

June 2nd, 2020


More Better Faster Podcast is participating in the #podcastblackout Listen. Learn. Do More, Better, Faster! And here are some additional resources 75 things white people can do to for racial justice Anti-racism …

The Interplay of Intention and Goals

May 19th, 2020


It’s easy to conflate the concept of intentions with goal, so in this short episode, we'll explore the differences between the two...

Why Metrics Matter

May 12th, 2020


In this episode, I discuss the use of metrics to improve your results

On Accountability

May 6th, 2020


For nearly 30 years, I've been helping creative professionals to realize their dreams and achieve more, better, faster. One of the big mistakes I've seen countless talented people make is failing to set up …

How to Sleep Better When You Carry the Weight of the World on Your Shoulders

April 28th, 2020


In today's episode, I explore the problem of insomnia, its causes, effects, and some possible solutions to those sleepless nights. Because sleeping …

On Resilience

April 21st, 2020


In this week's episode we're exploring the trait/skill/ability to be resilient. To bounce back quickly and easily from setbacks is a key to achieving your goals. Join in as we look at the idea of reslience, it's …

Woody Allen Got It Wrong

April 14th, 2020


In this episode, I talk about how Woody Allen's famous quote "Showing up is 80% of Success" is WRONG. Join me as I explain, and share the truth about what it takes to really succeed! Please also join the More, Better, …

Cracking the Leadership Code with Alain Hunkins

March 30th, 2020


Author and business consultant Alain Hunkins shares leadership strategies and insights.

His new book is "Cracking the Leadership Code".

Keep Going! (or Get Started!)

March 24th, 2020


Now isn't the time to shrink back in "cocoon mode", it's the time to Keep Going. (or Get Started) and even to ramp things up to play a bigger, better game! Your audience... your TRIBE... they need you. Now, More than …

Forging a path to succeess in challenging times

March 18th, 2020


Talking this week about choosing to lead from optimism and positivity in the face of troubling times. #coronavirus #covid10

Know when to hold em; know when to fold em.

March 11th, 2020


Quitting sometimes makes sense, but be sure it’s for the right reasons. Here’s how to know.

Change your perspective, change your life!

March 3rd, 2020


Today, I'm talking about how simple shifts in perspective can change your entire experience, and that of the people around you.

Learning from loss and failures

February 18th, 2020


In this episode, I relate a recent loss, what I've learned, and how to take important lessons from every interaction we have.

Living In Integrity

February 11th, 2020


In this episode, I talk about integrity, and why it's so crucial to your success.


Mentioned in this episode:   Starting With Vision Worksheet


Are your inputs good for your output?

February 4th, 2020


In this episode, I talk about strategies for limiting your inputs to those best suited to helping you have a good life and achieving your goals.

The 3 R's of making connections

January 28th, 2020


In this episode, I explore the three R's of making connections in the industry, or in any aspect of life. Hint: It's about growing relationships, not exploiting them!

You Can't Worry Your Way Out Of A Problem

January 7th, 2020


  • Worrying:  Causing anxiety about actual or potential problems
    • NOTE:  I’m talking not about chronic, pathological, psychiatric level Anxiety …

Are you serious, or just kicking the tires?

December 17th, 2019


When you set your goals, ask yourself, "are you serious about achieving this, or just kicking the tires?" The symptoms of tire-kicking are many, and easier to see with hindsight, but asking the right questions will get …

Tips to stay positive and optimistic

November 26th, 2019


In this episode, I share a few tips on keeping a positive attitude and remaining optimistic

Manage Your Finances Like a Boss with Cortlon Cofield

November 20th, 2019


In this episode, we talk to financial expert Cortlon Cofield, Owner & Lead Advisor of Cofield Advisors, LLC. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Personal Financial Specialist (PFS) who has dedicated his …

Manage Your Time Like A 4-Star General

November 12th, 2019


In this episode, I explore some strategies for managing time – prioritizing our tasks for maximum productivity and achievement. And, I offered my Free, "It Starts With Vision" worksheet, to help you get clarity on your …

What gets in your way? You!

November 6th, 2019


In this episode, I relate some ideas about our own self-imposed obstacles and self sabotage when working toward our goals, and present a strategy for discovering what you really want and why.

Relationship Coach John Kenny

October 22nd, 2019



In this episode, I talk with transformational relationship coach John Kenney, author of  “The P.E.O.P.L.E. Programme” How to overcome your blocks to success.  

John helps people identify, address and overcome the …

Be Your Word

October 8th, 2019


This time, I'm sharing some thoughts on integrity, honesty, and keeping promises... and why it's important to your success path.

Job, career, or business?

October 2nd, 2019


In this short episode I explain why creative work should be viewed as a business, and how to do just that.

The Fulfillment Wheel - 7 Fulfillment Factors

September 25th, 2019


How fulfillment works and how to get your wheel rolling

Doing Everything Right is holding you back!

September 17th, 2019


In this episode, we're talking about how doing everything right is holding you back from your success. And, I invite you to download my free "It …

Attitude of Gratitude

September 10th, 2019


In this episode, I'm sharing an approach to gratitude practice that will up your game, enhance your experience, and help you achieve More, Better, Faster! on your journey to success as a showbiz professional, whether …

Introducing the show, about you, about me.

September 3rd, 2019


In this episode, I introduce the show, who it's for and why it exists, a bit about my own background and experience, and what to expect from future episodes.

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