Bryan Elliott

Bryan Elliott
Bryan Elliott is a media, brand, lifestyle and entertainment columnist. He sees every day as a new chance for him to be his very best. More of his independent film and commercial work can be found at TheGoodBrain.com.

What Failure Actually Means

By Bryan Elliott | March 15, 2017

https://youtu.be/eJMhOp_IVek In this episode of Behind the Brand, Bryan Elliott talks to comedian and internet personality Hannah Hart about how failure can be good for success. She discovered this for herself after trudging through a rough 2012, the year she used to call a complete a failure. Back then her ideas weren’t resonating within the…

Don’t Avoid Your Fears—Embrace Them

By Bryan Elliott | October 12, 2016

https://youtu.be/258NaylgBDk In this episode of Behind the Brand, Bryan Elliott talks to Seth Godin about the importance of learning to embrace fear. When things seem impossible, Godin relies on a specific mental compass, on feelings of shame and resistance, to remind himself that he’s on the right path. He knows that when he feels these…

Tony Robbins: Life Is a Dance Between Your Fears and Desires

By Bryan Elliott | September 28, 2016

https://youtu.be/70KE4sQwDyY In this episode of Behind the Brand, Bryan Elliott talks to Tony Robbins about how fear can create unnecessary stress in the mind—and how to get out of your head when it happens. What a lot of people call suffering is really just an overload of stress, Robbins says. When billionaires call him seeking…

Why Curiosity Is the Basis of Great Ideas

By Bryan Elliott | September 14, 2016

https://youtu.be/loYcLQuQXF4 In this episode of Behind the Brand, Bryan Elliott talks to Seth Godin about how in a world of constant innovation, being curious can lead to groundbreaking success. There was a time when being curious wasn’t important. Now that the world has evolved, and everyone is changing with it, Godin says learning new things…

The Power of ‘Why’

By Bryan Elliott | August 24, 2016

https://youtu.be/hiDhFAx4tjQ In this episode of Behind the Brand, Bryan Elliott talks to author and speaker Simon Sinek about the importance of knowing your purpose—and using it to anchor you in all that you do. Before Sinek became obsessed with finding his “why” (the one reason to carry out his daily endeavors), he had lost his…

Seth Godin: ‘I’ve Failed Way More Times Than I’ve Succeeded’

By Bryan Elliott | August 10, 2016

https://youtu.be/HnL0DAhU3GM In this episode of Behind the Brand, Bryan Elliott talks to entrepreneur Seth Godin about how failure, if done right, eventually leads to success. Godin admits he has failed more times than he’s succeeded. When he invented the first videotaped aquarium and fireplace, he told himself he’d make the product if he received 30…