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UPBEAT with Parker Kane

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UPBEAT is a weekly motivational and personal development podcast hosted by beatboxer, musician, and speaker – Parker Kane. Binge-listen to our in-depth conversations with top-of-their-game entrepreneurs, thought leaders, and creators who are actively pursuing what they love to do. Learn their proven… read more

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143: How to Lead Authentically

September 13th, 2021


I spoke at an event this week that was all about authentic leadership, and it reminded me of the amazing lessons I learned from John Laurito. John is …

141: Responsibility to Uplift (Interviewed by Alex Williamns)

August 30th, 2021


Alex Williamns invited me to be on his podcast – My Wax Museum! Alex hosted a phenomenal interview and it really brought out more information from me than usual – especially about my experiences going viral! I hope you …

140: Turn to Positivity

August 23rd, 2021


This episode of UPBEAT is a replay from August 2020. Every storm will pass. Your trials won't last forever. Turn to positivity. Double-down on your …

139: Focusing On What You Love – Jaylynn Nash

August 16th, 2021


Jaylynn Nash is a renowned Professional Sports Photographer with an inspiring story of ultimately focusing on what she loves and achieving her …

138: 5 Lessons I Learned from Zach Babcock

August 8th, 2021


I learned a TON from Zachary Babcock in a recent episode and I wanted to share some of those resonating lessons with you! Enjoy! :)

Full show notes …

137: Every Person You Meet Knows Something You Don't

August 2nd, 2021


In this episode I break down what it means to actually be an expert! Everything from the simple fundamentals to respecting those who are experts in …

136: Underdog Empowerment – Zachary Babcock

July 26th, 2021


Zachary Babcock went from serving 5 years in prison to building incredibly successful businesses, brands, and podcasts.

Zach is the Creator & …

135: Best of UPBEAT (Last 6 Months)

July 19th, 2021


I cannot believe it's already been 6 months! This is another 6-month review episode to catch you up if you're not caught up and to help you customize your listening experience by finding the episodes you'd like the most!

134: You're NOT Moving Backwards!

July 12th, 2021


In this episode I look back on episode 29: Business Beyond Business – Paul Edwards and cover a message that permanently impacted me and still …

133: My Interview on KAMcast with Samara Hurley

July 5th, 2021


Samara Hurley invited me to be on her podcast – KAMcast! Samara hosted a phenomenal interview and it really brought out more information from me …

131: You Are Not Your Failures

June 28th, 2021


In today's episode, I share some really motivational messages that have been top-of-mind for me recently. I've been working on some things in my own …

130: The More Experiences the Better – Casey Iola

June 21st, 2021


Casey Iola is an Instagram Business Strategist, full-time Vanlifer, World Traveler, and Host of The Casey Way Podcast! In this episode, we talk about …

129: 5 Powerful Takeaways from Recent Episodes

June 14th, 2021


The last 2 months of UPBEAT have been absolutely stacked with incredible guests – thus – incredible content! :) In todays episode, I share my …

128: Speaking of Roadblocks – Melissa Bright (The Bright Side of Life Podcast)

June 7th, 2021


Melissa Bright is Host of The Bright Side of Life Podcast and also one of The TOP 50 Mom's In Podcasting! :) In this episode, we talk about how she's …

127: Just Keep Going – Lisa Delcampo (The Circle)

May 31st, 2021


Lisa Delcampo is a cast-member on Netflix's lighthearted competition series – The Circle! She played as Lance Bass from NSYNC! Outside of The Circle, Lisa is Lance's personal assistant and she claims to know him better …

126: Influencers "IRL" – Lee Swift (The Circle)

May 24th, 2021


Lee Swift is a cast-member on Netflix's lighthearted competition series – The Circle! On the show, Lee played as a catfish character named River. Lee is also a well-known writer and author.

In this episode, we talk …

125: Art Heals – Clara Berta

May 17th, 2021


Clara Berta is a contemporary painter with a passion for creating abstract fine art that imparts a sense of serenity to promote healing and wellness for both herself and the observer, and her mission is to share her art …

124: You Are Your Business – Italina Kirknis

May 10th, 2021


Italina Kirknis is an online presence expert, social media manager, professional speaker, Inman News contributor, and championship tennis player! :)

In this episode, we break down the difference between a personal brand …

123: You Are Who You've Been Looking For – Adam Roa

May 3rd, 2021


Adam Roa is an internationally-touring spoken word artist, poet, filmmaker, motivational speaker, and musician.

His poem, "You Are Who You've Been Looking For" went massively viral – receiving well over 200 million …

122: My Interview on Breakthrough Walls

April 26th, 2021


Ken Walls invited me to be on his podcast – Breakthrough Walls! Ken hosted a phenomenal interview and it really brought out more information from me …

121: #GetUpNGrow – Tony Rodrigues

April 19th, 2021


Tony Rodrigues is a Mindset Mentor, Tony Robbins Trainer, Life/Business Strategist, Broker/Owner @ EXP Realty, Investor, Talk Show Host, and Keynote Speaker.

Tony is a Certified High-Performance Strategist who has …

120: Make Time for Yourself

April 12th, 2021


The last 3 episodes of UPBEAT with Levi Stanford, Ann & Ban, and Johnny Elsasser have been absolutely incredible. I've learned so much from them …

119: Authentic Masculinity – Johnny Elsasser

April 5th, 2021


Johnny Elsasser is a Former Special Operations U.S. Army Ranger turned Podcast Host of a Top 15 Men's podcast – The Art of Masculinity.

In this …

118: Confidence Through Creativity – Ann & Ban

March 29th, 2021


Ann Merritt & Ban Markos are sisters with an absolutely phenomenal story! They are Artists and Founders of You & I Paint – a sip and paint …

117: Resilience Through Adversity – Levi Stanford

March 22nd, 2021


Levi is a self-taught composer, producer, musician, resilience/motivational speaker, and content creator with over 1M followers on TikTok!

In 2015, …

116: 3 Lessons I Learned from Heather Falter & Craig Siegel

March 15th, 2021


I've learned so many lessons in the last 2 interviews with Heather Falter & Craig Siegel – here are my top 3! Enjoy the episode! :)

My Clubhouse …

115: Revamping Your Mindset - Craig Siegel

March 8th, 2021


Craig Siegel pivoted from his lucrative, stable job to pursue his absolute passion and purpose in life – it just took revamping his mindset!

He is …

114: Emotional Healing Through ART - Heather Falter

March 1st, 2021


Heather Falter is an Artist, Certified Therapeutic Art Life Coach, and Author of the new book – Becoming Whole. She is a wife, mother, and passionate …

113: My Take on Clubhouse

February 22nd, 2021


In this episode, I share my initial thoughts, tips, tricks, and strategies on the new popular app -- Clubhouse!

Enjoy the episode!

Full show notes …

112: Blind Ambition & Succeeding on Your Own Terms - Aaron Golub

February 15th, 2021


Aaron Golub is the first legally blind athlete to play football in a Division 1 football game, and he later went on to become a Free Agent in the …

111: 5 Lessons I Learned from Eric Siu

February 8th, 2021


In this episode, I share 5 key takeaways from last week's episode with Eric Siu -- Business & Marketing Professional, Host of Leveling Up & …

110: How to Master the Game of Life - Eric Siu

February 1st, 2021


Eric Siu is an investor, podcast host of a top 5 marketing podcast, business and marketing professional, and author of the new book -- Leveling Up: How to Master the Game of Life!

Eric is the CEO of content intelligence …

109: How to Live Your EPOCH - Jason Dowse

January 25th, 2021


Jason Dowse is a strength & conditioning specialist that has been helping guide elite athletes for over a decade. When his personal life …

108: 5 Lessons I Learned from Anthony Trucks

January 18th, 2021


In this episode, I share 5 key takeaways from last week's episode with Anthony Trucks -- former NFL football player & American Ninja Warrior!

107: Making Shift Happen Daily - Anthony Trucks

January 11th, 2021


Anthony Trucks is a former NFL football player & American Ninja Warrior! He's now an international speaker, host of the Aww Shift podcast, and founder of Identity Shift coaching.

In this episode, we talk about how …

106: Why 2021 is YOUR Year!

January 4th, 2021


Welcome to 2021! This is going to be your year! In this episode, I share 5 steps to help you with your 2021 resolutions :)

Enjoy the episode!

Full …

105: Best of UPBEAT (Last 6 Months)

December 28th, 2020


I hope you had a great Christmas! This is another 6-month review episode to catch you up if you're not caught up and to help you customize your listening experience by finding the episodes you'd like the most! All of …

104: Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays!

December 21st, 2020


Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays!

In this episode we discuss the importance of family time and giving without expecting anything in return!

For more …

103: There's Always Hope

December 14th, 2020


Hope has become a recurring theme in my life the last week or so, and I felt inspired to make this solo episode a quick rant about it. Hope is a …

102: Be a Captain Not a Coach - Jeff Lopes

December 7th, 2020


Jeff Lopes is a family man, a proud father of two, and a seasoned serial entrepreneur with over 24 years of experience building brands, even globally known brands like Kimurawear.

He's built these companies while also …

101: Triangulating for Truth - Brian Dille

November 30th, 2020


Brian Dille teaches Political Science at Maricopa Community Colleges. He has his Bachelor's in Political Science and Communications from BYU and his …

100: 100 Episodes of UPBEAT!

November 23rd, 2020


100 episodes of UPBEAT! I can't believe it! Thank you so much for supporting the podcast through 100 episodes! In this celebratory episode, I share My Top 5 Lessons Learned & My Top 5 Favorite Moments in the last …

99: Start with Belief - Darryll Stinson

November 16th, 2020


Darryll Stinson is an entrepreneur, pastor, speaker, and suicide survivor. We learned his story last time he was on the podcast, and it's one that will inspire you and move you to tears. This time, we discuss a wide …

98: Anchor Your Identity - Pastor Travis Hall

November 9th, 2020


Pastor Travis is the Lead Pastor at Life Church International in Atlanta, GA where he resides with his wife Tina and their 5 children. He is also Host of the podcast, Transformational Truths.

This is a really special …

97: 60 Days to Success!

November 2nd, 2020


There are 60 DAYS left in the year. A LOT can happen in 60 days. Take advantage of this time and finish out the year strong! :)

Do you want $95?! I'm looking for people who want to start a podcast. If you refer someone …

96: Your World Within - Eddie Pinero

October 26th, 2020


Eddie Pinero is the Founder of Your World Within, a wildly successful YouTube channel that reaches millions of people around the world with Eddie's …

95: Bank on Yourself - Rob Poleki

October 19th, 2020


Rob Poleki is a former elected official turned entrepreneur! He is an inventor and Founder/CEO of Washie -- a new generation of "clean" and cleaning …

94: The UPBEAT Suite!

October 12th, 2020



When I make solo podcast episodes, I often use bullet points to maintain some sort of show structure.

When I …

93: Becoming an Authentic Leader - John Laurito

October 5th, 2020


John Laurito is a Keynote Speaker, Business Consultant, Leadership Expert, Executive Coach, and Host of the "Tomorrow's Leader" Podcast.

In this …

92: Rediscovering Yourself & Finding Clarity - Jessica Fillmore

September 28th, 2020


Jessica Fillmore is a business and visibility mentor, personal growth leader, and speaker who's passion is helping people confidently stand out and make money doing what they love.

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91: Finding Your Voice & Making It Your Career - Jim McCarthy

September 21st, 2020


Jim McCarthy is the Owner of Jim McCarthy Voiceovers, Host of the JMVO Weekly Primer Podcast, and Co-Host of The Rich Redmond Show.

He's an award-winning voice over agent with two decades of experience and over 10,000 …

90: UPBEAT's Got a New Style!

September 14th, 2020


Thanks to Jim McCarthy and Randy Slaugh, UPBEAT has some new style -- a new music track for intros, outros, transitions, and anything else I can think of haha!

In this short episode, I share the entire behind the …

89: Cherish Today & Create Tomorrow - Kevin Palmieri & Alan Lazaros

September 7th, 2020


Kevin Palmieri & Alan Lazaros are the hosts of the former Hyper Conscious Podcast and now Next Level University podcast. They're also business coaches, podcast coaches, speakers, and entrepreneurs.

Alan is an …

88: Life Gets Better When We're Grateful

August 31st, 2020


Life gets better when we're grateful for -- it just does!

In this short episode, I share my thoughts on gratitude and how we can push through the …

87: The World is Full of Abundance - Travis Huff

August 24th, 2020


Travis Huff is CEO @ Real-time Outsource, Podcast Host of the Be Real Show, investor, and musician. He has a lot of experience in the digital media space and he worked for the Walt Disney Company and ABC-30 Television.

86: Every Storm Will Pass

August 17th, 2020


Every storm will pass. Whatever trials you may be going through right now, it won't last forever.

In this short episode (probably the shortest one I've ever made haha!) I share my insight on the phrase, "every storm …

85: What It Takes to be an Elite Champion - Chris Helwick & Jeff Meyer

August 10th, 2020


PART 2: Chris Helwick is a professional Decathlete in USA Track & Field and an Olympic Hopeful for 2021. He has an amazing story of retiring …

84: Finding Real Prizes & Challenges You Enjoy - Chris Helwick & Jeff Meyer

August 3rd, 2020


PART 1: Chris Helwick is a professional Decathlete in USA Track & Field and an Olympic Hopeful for 2021. He has an amazing story of retiring …

83: A Guest Appearance on The Business Bros Podcast

July 27th, 2020


The Business Bros invited me to be on their podcast - the #1 podcast in San Diego! Hernan & James bring a ton of energy to their show and it was …

82: How to Build Your Wealth in 2020 - Rob Berger

July 20th, 2020


Rob Berger is a Deputy Editor @Forbes. He's an investor, lawyer, blogger, podcaster (The Dough Roller Money Podcast), and author of the book, Retire …

81: New Chapters & New Website!

July 13th, 2020


It's time for a new chapter! In this episode, I share some recent life updates and announce my new website,!

I also …

80: Understanding & Improving Your Mental Health - Michelle E. Dickinson

July 6th, 2020


Michelle is a passionate mental health advocate, TEDx speaker, and published author of a memoir entitled Breaking Into My Life.

She has an amazing story and years of experience in this space, so this episode is all …

79: This is Why I Love my Mom!

June 29th, 2020


My Mom answers YOUR questions about me! For this week's episode, I decided to change things up and interview my mom! Over the weekend I got a bunch of questions from Patrons and listeners on social media, and my mom …

78: The Internet is LOUD

June 22nd, 2020


The Internet is LOUD. How are you coping with everything that's going on? Here are some tips to help boost you up through these crazy times! :)

Full …

77: Own Your Story - Darryll Stinson

June 15th, 2020


Darryll’s (@stinsonspeaks) story is one that will bring you to tears, and his message of “owning your story” will motivate you to take action today and encourage you to really appreciate life – because you never know …

76: Accept What Is & Just Start Doing - Louis Amira

June 8th, 2020


Louis became the Co-Founder & CEO of Crimson Advantage after 7 years of leading multi-hundred million-dollar projects at Google.⁣⁣ He's a Harvard …

75: Best of UPBEAT (Last 6 Months)

June 1st, 2020


75 EPISODES of UPBEAT!? Can you believe that?! Thank you ALL for your support. This is a highlight episode that recaps some of the best parts of …

74: Launching Something Great - Scott Stockdale

May 25th, 2020


Scott Stockdale is the host of Entrepreneurs Can Party - a Top 10 Rated Apple Podcast in the UK! He is very knowledgeable in the world of SEO, social media, and launching podcasts!

In this episode we share our …

73: Becoming a Student of Life - Rich Redmond

May 18th, 2020


Rich is a professional drummer widely known for drumming with the country music singer, Jason Aldean. He's also an actor, voiceover artist, author, and podcast host of The Rich Redmond Show!

In this energetic and …

72: The Importance of Trying New Things!

May 11th, 2020


Moms, the importance of trying new things, and a BIG announcement! :)

My mom always encouraged me to TRY EVERYTHING so I could KNOW (without a doubt) …

71: Everything's Figureoutable - Danielle Letayf

May 4th, 2020


In this episode I talk with Danielle Letayf - Founder & CEO @Badassery_hq

We talk about building community, …

70: Calibrating Our Expectations

April 27th, 2020


This is a short episode where I just briefly share my thoughts on the power of controlling our expectations.

Connect with me :)


69: Easy Nutrition Tips During Quarantine - Nick English @barbend

April 20th, 2020


In this episode I talk with Nick English - Nutrition Editor @barbend - a leading news and media outlet for all things health, fitness, and strength.

Nick is a journalist, editor, and digital media specialist with nearly …

68: Permission to Expand - Annah Rose

April 13th, 2020


In this episode I talk with Annah Rose - a professional speaker, coach, and brand strategist. Annah is determined to help people get unstuck, find their unique purpose, and make an impact in the world.

We cover morning …

67: 3 Tips on How to "Pivot, Not Pause."

April 6th, 2020


In this episode I share my 3 tips on how to make sure we're using this time to PIVOT instead of PAUSE. If you're enjoying the podcast please follow, …

66: Monetizing Your Journey - David Meltzer

March 30th, 2020


David Meltzer is the Co-founder and CEO of Sports 1 Marketing, which he co-founded with Hall of Fame Quarterback Warren Moon. He is the former CEO of the Leigh Steinberg Sports agency which was the inspiration for the …

65: Parachuting Into New Opportunities - Kenyon Salo

March 23rd, 2020


In this episode I talk with Kenyon Salo - 1 of 5 members on the Denver Broncos Thunderstorm Skydive Team, TikTok Connoisseur (nearly 500K), world traveler, and wildly entertaining Motivational Speaker.

We talk about …

64: COVID-19: The Decisions We’re Making

March 16th, 2020


In this episode I share my thoughts on the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19). There's been a lot of hype and uncertainty lately - so I want to do my …

63: Choose to Dial In on Your Purpose - Josh Perry

March 9th, 2020


In this episode I talk with Josh Perry - Former Professional BMX Athlete, Multiple Brain Tumor Survivor, Motivational Speaker, and Holistic Health …

62: Know Your Limits - We're Not Experts at Everything

March 2nd, 2020


In this episode I break down what it means to actually be an expert! Everything from the simple fundamentals to respecting those who are experts in other fields, to knowing when to hire someone! Hope you enjoy!

Connect …

61: A Great Big Beautiful Tomorrow - Billy Boughey

February 24th, 2020


In this episode I talk with Billy Boughey - Founder & CEO of Elevate Experiences & Author of Culture Reconstructed.

We discuss everything …

60: Chase What Excites You - Announcing KaneCast!

February 17th, 2020


In this episode I talk about PASSION and introduce my new podcasting service - KANECAST. Also ... some more Would You Rather questions! Follow …

59: Be Your Biggest Competitor - David Tao @barbend

February 10th, 2020


In this episode I talk with David Tao - Founder & Editorial Director @barbend - a leading news and media outlet for all things health, fitness, and strength. We break down the typical "meathead" stereotypes, the …

58: Embracing the Mess

February 3rd, 2020


In this episode I briefly wrap up January and talk about everything from the Grammy's to the Super Bowl to "embracing the mess." I share my advice and lessons learned on how to respect the process and press forward …

57: Conscious Comparison

January 27th, 2020


In this episode I talk about the dangers of Comparison and answer a couple "Would You Rather" questions! Hope you love it! If you're listening on …

56: The Trend Trap - Emily Curtis

January 20th, 2020


In this episode Emily Curtis and I chat about the harms of "getting caught in the trends" as well as the importance of being someone who actually …

55: Polishing Our Gifts - Jenny Oaks Baker

January 13th, 2020


In this episode I sit down with Jenny Oaks Baker! She is a phenomenally talented musician and overall person :) And ... we talk about just that - …

54: 7 Ways to Push Through Adversity in 2020

January 6th, 2020


Happy New Year! In this episode I share 7 tips on how to push through adversity in 2020! It's a NEW YEAR for podcasting and I want to improve UPBEAT! DM me you're suggestions on Instagram

53: The Next Step is the Right Step - Here's to 2020!

December 30th, 2019


Happy New Year! In this episode I share 5 tips on goal-setting and preparing for 2020 as well as some cool UPBEAT insights and stats from the year …

52: Christmas with My Family

December 23rd, 2019


I'm home for Christmas! This is a Christmas episode special and I literally sit at the kitchen table with my family and talk about what Christmas means to us and so much more! For more ideas on how you can Light the …

51: Giving > Expecting

December 16th, 2019


In this episode we discuss a popular topic for this time of year - the importance of giving without expecting anything in return! For more ideas on …

50: Best of UPBEAT (Last 6 Months)

December 9th, 2019


50 EPISODES of UPBEAT!? Can you believe that?! Thank you ALL for your support. This is a highlight episode that recaps some of the best parts of UPBEAT in the last 6 months! If you're listening on Apple - subscribe, …

49: Harnessing Your Heart's Brain Power - Jeff Meyer

December 2nd, 2019


I hope you had an amazing Thanksgiving! Let's kickoff December strong with an incredible interview with Jeff Meyer! He's been on the show before & this makes for a great sequel. Check out his previous episode (21) …

48: Gratitude & Thanksgiving

November 25th, 2019


Happy Thanksgiving from UPBEAT! In this episode you'll hear what me and some of my Instagram followers are thankful for and some relevant stories of …

47: Chasing the High - Michael Dash

November 18th, 2019


Michael Dash is this week's UPBEAT guest! He's an entrepreneur, world traveler, mentor, speaker, and best-selling author of his new book Chasing the High! ( His story of overcoming 20 …

46: Progression > Perfection - Andy Audate

November 11th, 2019


This week on UPBEAT I interview Andy Audate - a published author, millennial motivational speaker, and serial entrepreneur! We discuss topics like imposter syndrome, goal-setting, and progression. Enjoy! Remember to …

45: Let's Talk: Passion

November 4th, 2019


This week on UPBEAT the topic is Passion! I did an Instagram poll and in this episode I share your responses! Enjoy! If you're listening on Apple - …

44: Becoming Legendary - Tommy Breedlove

October 28th, 2019


This week on UPBEAT I interview Tommy Breedlove - an accomplished speaker, and premiere business, relationship, and mindset coach. He has a new book - Legendary - available for preorder now on Amazon, Barnes & …

43: UPBEAT'S Origin Story

October 21st, 2019


This week on UPBEAT I decided to share more of the podcast's back-story. I created the podcast as a 2019 New Year's resolution ... but there's much …

42: Life Outside Your Comfort Zone - Elaina Ray

October 14th, 2019


This week on UPBEAT I interview Elaina Ray - an accomplished world traveler, personal transformation coach, and certified yoga teacher. We discuss a wide variety of topics including traveling, leaving your comfort zone, …

41: 85 Days to Success

October 7th, 2019


This week on the podcast I talk about revisiting 2019 goals and accomplishing your goals because there's still 85 days left in the year! I also talk about the importance of time and about a special anniversary I had …

40: Primary Children's, Drake Bell, & Gratitude

September 30th, 2019


This week on the podcast I talk about gratitude, humanity, service, and I also share some experiences that I was grateful to be a part of this week! …

39: FOMOS: Fear of Missing Out Solved - Peyton Wilfley

September 23rd, 2019


Peyton Wilfley is the Owner of FOMOS - an app all about finding new social activities and ideas for dating, friends, parties, and families. Get it now at the Apple or Google stores! 

38: The Ability to Pivot - Shawn Walchef

September 16th, 2019


Shawn Walchef is the Owner of Cali Comfort BBQ in San Diego, CA @calicomfortbbq ( and podcast co-host of "Behind the Smoke." In this interview we dive deep into the topics of …

37: Determined Women & 15 Years of Change

September 9th, 2019


This episode is a 3-week recap as well as a few words on time & technology. Did you know only 15 years ago we didn't use smartphones or the …

36: Becoming an Unstoppable Woman - Lindsay Preston

September 2nd, 2019


In this episode I interview Lindsay Preston - a multi-certified life coach who helps women transform their minds so they can live life as even more …

35: Your Season's Calling - Kinda Wilson

August 26th, 2019


In this episode I interview Kinda Wilson - Business & Social Media Marketing Instructor at Oklahoma State University, Speaker, Author, Entrepreneur, and Founder of Travel Chicks TV. We talk about her story as well …

34: Engage Unusual Voices - Victoria Byrd

August 19th, 2019


In this episode I interview Victoria Byrd - Brand Ambassador for McDonald's! We dive into the story of her life, talk about how she made it where she is today, and discuss the importance of authentic relationships and …

33: New Listeners, Opportunity Cost & Decisions

August 12th, 2019


This episode is a WELCOME to all of the listeners that came via Johnjay Van Es! Thank you for listening and sharing. I'm happy to announce that UPBEAT peaked at #61 on the Apple Podcast (iTunes) TOP 100 charts this …

32: Taking the Unsafe Path - Johnjay Van Es

August 5th, 2019


In this episode I interview Johnjay Van Es - a national radio host from the popular morning show - Johnjay & Rich! He is the podcast host for …

31: What's Your Specific Calling?

July 29th, 2019


In this episode I recap a section from episode 29: Business Beyond Business with Paul Edwards. I share more of my thoughts about our paths being …

30: What Do You Feed Your Brain?

July 22nd, 2019


What do you feed your brain? In this short episode, I share some weekend experiences and talk about gratitude and feeding your brain! Thanks for listening! 

29: Business Beyond Business - Paul Edwards

July 15th, 2019


Paul Edwards is an International Bestselling Author, Host of the Influencer Networking Secrets Podcast, Speaker, Entrepreneur, and Body Builder! Go …

28: iHeart Media & #LovePup Foundation - Kelly Manders

July 8th, 2019


Kelly Manders is the Director of Entertainment Marketing @ iHeart Media / iHeart Radio and a board member of the #LovePup Foundation! In this episode she walks us through her journey finding her dream job and shares …

27: Dancing & Finding Common Ground - Kioa Delos Reyes

July 1st, 2019


Hip Hop Dancer, Kioa Delos Reyes, brings a ton of value to UPBEAT in this episode where we talk a lot about stereotypes, finding common ground, and loving everyone! Visit for details about …

26: Why Recharging Yourself is Important - Parker

June 24th, 2019


Do you feel stressed? Do you feel bogged down, weak, overwhelmed, tired, or unhappy? STOP IT ... and start taking care of yourself. I would …

25: Best of UPBEAT (Last 6 Months)

June 17th, 2019


It's been 6 months! Here are some of the top highlights and fan favorite moments in 25 minutes! Text (208) 557-1089 or DM @upbeatpod with any of your favorite moments! THANK YOU to …

24: Sticktoitiveness - Stuart Draper

June 10th, 2019


Stuart Draper is the founder and CEO of Stukent - a digital courseware provider that helps educators and students across the world. Stukent has the …

23: Creating Your Own Path - Ryan Carr

June 3rd, 2019


In this episode I interview one of my all-time best friends and favorite filmmakers - Ryan Carr! @ryancarr8! We chat about finding your passion, making your own path, our shared love …

22: Turning Your Day Around - Parker

May 27th, 2019


Ever had a hard week? Turn it around! This episode is about perspective and learning from your trials. I experienced a bunch of trial this week, so this topic has been on my mind! Also, the pod has a new Instagram - …

21: Neuroplasticity & Becoming a Mental Ninja - Jeff Meyer

May 20th, 2019


In this episode Jeff Meyer joins me on the show and breaks down what it takes to train your brain and be a mental ninja! Check out Jeff Meyer on IG @jeffmeyermentaledge

20: Hidden Gems of Pods & People - Parker

May 13th, 2019


I break this episode down into 3 sections! (1) General podcast stuff I just haven't shared with you in awhile. (2) A behind the scenes look at the podcast and the progress we're making! (3) SHOUTOUTS!!! I have received …

19: Bulldog Determination - Preston Lee

May 6th, 2019


In this episode hip hop radio host and rapper DJ Preston Lee talks about bulldog determination, overcoming adversity, & building a team of …

18: Life's Not Conspiring Against You - Bruce Peck

April 29th, 2019


In this episode I interview Bruce Peck. He's a founder and owner of DOORSTEP - a dating experience app. Check it out at! This episode contains A LOT of value and uplifting messages - hope you love it! …

17: Easter & Graduating College - Parker

April 22nd, 2019


Hey guys! This episode is definitely more "vlog-ish" as I'm just catching you up on some of the things going on in my life. However, I try to add value in every episode, so I share some special stories that have helped …

16: Deeds Over Data - Emily Curtis

April 15th, 2019


In this episode I interview TEDx Speaker - Emily Curtis! She has an amazing message of putting "Deeds Over Data." It's not about the numbers, rather the actions we make and the impact we have. Thanks for listening! Be …


April 8th, 2019


Who the heck am I? Why is the #15 special to me? Find out in this episode where I'm interviewed by JD Packer! We take a bunch of your questions and …

14: Breaking Through - Scotty B.

April 1st, 2019


Need a breakthrough? Scotty is your guy! We talk about his breakthrough process in this episode - and it's life changing! He also offered to accept any of your questions via email so …

13: Ignite Your Champion - Charity Haderlie

March 25th, 2019


ANNOUNCEMENT: Episode 15 will be a special one! Send me your questions and the entire episode will be me answering them! In THIS episode I interview …

12: Travel, Judging & Social Survival Skills - Parker

March 18th, 2019


In this episode I answer a couple of listener questions! (Thank you Jacie & Ammon)! I also chat about the recent Facebook & Instagram outage! …

11: Invested Feelings - Jay Warren

March 11th, 2019


In this episode I interview Jay Warren - an alternative R&B artist from Salt Lake City, UT. If you haven't heard of him already, definitely look …

10: Adjusting Your Focus - Dusty Draper

March 4th, 2019


In this episode I chat with Dusty Draper - an award-winning celebrity photographer out of Nashville! He specializes in commercial & concert photography, AND he does photography for the Nashville Predators & …

9: Call Me - Parker

February 25th, 2019


In this episode I play "catch-up" and explain some need-to-know information for the podcast! I also introduce a new UPBEAT phone number so you can call me with your questions and potentially get on the show! Thanks for …

8: Build It & They Will Come - Teton Guitars

February 18th, 2019


In this episode I chat with Ben & Jenn from Teton Guitars! @tetonguitars / @chesbromusic | We walk through the lessons you learn having a startup, overcoming trial and so much more! Thanks for listening! Be sure to …

7: Going for It - JT Conover

February 11th, 2019


In this episode I interview JT Conover - founder/owner of R Mountain Apparel! @rmountainapparel Thanks for listening! Be sure to follow, download …

6: Bad Grades - Parker

February 4th, 2019


It's just me in this episode! I cover some need-to-know info for this podcast, A GIVEAWAY I'm doing & whether or not school is worth it in 2019 …

5: Building A Business You Love - Hannah Lynn

January 28th, 2019


In this episode I interview Hannah Lynn - an artist who built an extremely successful online business centered totally around her passion for art! …

4: Cold Feet - JD Packer

January 21st, 2019


In this episode I interview a good friend of mine - JD Packer! He's the podcast host of Love Talk - a podcast about dating!

[5:45] You have to look at it like you're in an auditorium talking to whoever's in the seats. …

3: Idaho RizeCon - Entrepreneur Brothers

January 14th, 2019


In this episode I interview Jeremy and David Dresen - brothers and owners of Glacier Marketing.

These two are so cool! It was a great opportunity …

2: Idaho RizeCon - 3 Fast Interviews with Industry Professionals

January 5th, 2019


This episode contains 3 "mini-interviews" with industry professionals I met when I beatboxed at Idaho RizeCon! I quickly asked them what they're …

1: Introducing UPBEAT - Why I Started a Podcast

November 4th, 2018


Welcome to UPBEAT - a motivational podcast hosted by beatboxer, musician, speaker, YouTuber and social media enthusiast Parker Kane.

In this episode I break down my top 4 reasons for starting a podcast. Enjoy!

‍Please …

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