The Best Thing podcast with Modern Elder Academy founder Chip Conley

Episode 31 – Chip Conley

What You Can Learn From A Near Death Experience


Join My 7-Day Get Unstuck Challenge


In this episode of The Best Thing, Antonio Neves talks to New York Times bestselling author and the founder of the Modern Elder Academy, Chip Conley.

In a compelling conversation, they talk about Chip’s experience flatling nine times at a hospital, essentially dying, and how this life-altering event shifted and reshaped his life.

If you feel like time is passing you by, and you missed your window of opportunity, this episode is the reminder you need that it is never too take to create the life you always wanted.

Listen on Apple

Listen on Spotify

Listen on Google

Quick Episode Summary

  • Meet Chip Conley
  • Believing that the best is ahead of you, not behind you
  • Productivity to presence
  • What is the career cul de sac?
  • Moving from proving yourself to improving yourself
  • The modern elder academy: who is it for?
  • Curiosity is the elixir of life
  • The best thing that ever happened to Chip
  • Dying is not the worst thing that can happen to you
  • Beauty is right there in your life, you’ve just gotta slow down to see it
  • Attain mode vs. Attune mode
  • Death is not a pre-requisite for a big life shift
  • Transition vs. change
  • Anybody at any age can cultivate and harvest their wisdom

Quick Links

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Latest Episodes

"Just because you're going your own way doesn't mean it's the wrong way." In this episode of the Antonio Neves Show, Antonio shares a lesson he learned from his son about how there's more than one way to live your life.
Is your pot big enough? Or, are you restricting your growth? In this episode of The Antonio Neves Show, Antonio shares what you can learn from plants that can improve your life for the better.
In this episode of The Antonio Neves Show, Antonio shares an emotional story where he recalls a not so fun experience on a plane. It was one of those life changing events that provided him with a new perspective


I'm Antonio Neves

I’m a success coach and the author of Stop Living On Autopilot: Take Responsibility For Your Life & Rediscover A Bolder, Happier You.  I help successful professionals make decisions and get unstuck.

Quit...Stay...Change Industries...Start your own company? Is it time to make a career change?

Try The Decision Maker Career Coaching System today for FREE and make your next move with confidence.