The Hard Thing Podcast

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Here, we’re going to help you overcome average.

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What we Do

The Podcast

This podcast is dedicated to the idea that in between YOU and the life you’d like to have, the person you want to be, is a hard thing. The show is dedicated to helping you do those strategic things that will move the needle, and help you have a better life and be a better person. If you want to overcome average, welcome aboard.

What to Do

Subscribe to the Podcast

Hear from experts who have trod the difficult paths of life how to overcome the hard things stopping you. Subscribe to never miss an episode. Episodes are released on Mondays and Thursdays. Listen to every episode for actionable insights to change your life.

Join the Facebook Group

Join with other individuals who are, like you, trying to better themselves and their lives, by doing hard things. Share your struggles and triumphs and find your tribe. Connect with people who know what it’s like to face the challenges in life head on.

Wear the Gear

Carry daily reminders of the mission you’ve set out to achieve. Wear the gear and carry that same challenge to the people around you. Enjoy the feeling of representing a way of life that challenges you and those around you.

Podcast Reviews

What People Say

Clear Mission

I like that Justin is super clear about what his podcast is about right in the title and the tagline. The harder option is almost always the better one, at least if you want to rise above your competition. Listen to what he has to say.

Easiest Decision

I found the Hard Thing Podcast a couple of weeks ago and it’s been a game changer. I am an individual who loves routines, structure and overcoming obstacles. This podcast highlights so many things I find myself consistently thinking about and presents them in applicable ways! I think we’ve all struggled with mediocre attitudes or behaviors in the past and this show can help you get out of that habit! I’ve implemented a few suggestions and discovered numerous ways I can improve! Thank you for this podcast! Keep up the great work! #OvercomingAverage


Overcome Average

  • The 2 Levers to Overcome Obstacles
    Each of us face obstacles every single day. These obstacles can stretch from days to weeks to years. Some even last a lifetime, although those obstacles aren’t ones that you can just “overcome”. Other obstacles though, you can overcome. You can rise up and triumph over them. And in reality, there are really only two … Continue reading The 2 Levers to Overcome Obstacles
  • 18 Hard Things to Do Daily
    Doing Hard Things In the pursuit of improving your life, you will do hard things. That’s an unavoidable fact of life. Much like exercise and weight lifting, you can increase your capacity to do hard things, by doing hard things every day. In this article, I’m going to share 18 hard things you can do … Continue reading 18 Hard Things to Do Daily
  • The Necessities of a Fitness Program
    If you are now engaging in an effort to improve your life and you’re not where to start, I would say the first thing is to improve your fitness. Create a plan and start exercising. This goes beyond “looking good” and goes into being healthy and creating a fulfilling lifestyle. So in this article, we’re … Continue reading The Necessities of a Fitness Program

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