Polly Campbell, Simply Said

If you want to succeed in today’s changing business climate and create the life you desire, you’ll need to understand the psychology of success. Join author and entrepreneur Polly Campbell as she offers science-based success strategies and practical ideas you can adopt today, to build a better business and create a life you want to live.

Mental Health
Ep. 82 How to Be a Better Leader at Home and Work
The most effective leaders are consensus-builders, not bullies. In this episode, we talk about how we can all be more effective leaders at home and at work, inspiring and motivating our kids and our teams to collaborate and succeed no matter the task.
24 min
Ep. 81 Creating a Good Life with the Rules of I...
Will you accept the offer? Or reject it? How we answer that question determines what we will draw into our lives next, says Gary Hirsch, visual artist and creative consultant who draws from his improv background to find creative solutions for business...
28 min
Ep. 80 Imposter Syndrome
Feeling like a fraud? Filled with self-doubt? Psychologists estimate about 70 percent of us experience Imposter Syndrome. What does that mean and how can we deal with it before it sabotages our success?  We'll cover it all in this episode of...
20 min
Ep. 79 Dealing with the Downside
Life has plenty of challenges -- we've experienced many this year alone. Last week was a super difficult one for me. But, it's how we deal with the downside that makes a difference. How we manage the sadness and stress and upset can add meaning and...
30 min
Ep. 78 S2 How to Help Our Kids (and ourselves) ...
School psychologist Trish Thompson joins the S2 Interview
32 min
Ep. 77 Stop Procrastinating Now
I put off cleaning the shelf long enough. But, not anymore. I pushed through the procrastination and got 'er done today. Do you have something you've been putting off? Here's why procrastination ups our stress and anxiety and how we can counteract it...
25 min
Ep. 76 It's OK to Enjoy Life -- Especially Now
Research shows that an important part of living a healthy, happy life full of well-being is to take time to relax and enjoy the little things. Here's how to do it. 
24 min
Ep. 75 Meditation Three Ways
Meditation can help us calm our thoughts, ease stress, improve immune function and just feel better -- but I think we often make it too hard. Here are three ways to start your own 5-minute practice and why I think it's worth doing. Truly, if this Type...
31 min
Ep. 74 Better Nonverbal Communication
Eye-contact is key -- especially now
22 min
Ep. 73 The Best Way to Learn Online
Strategies to Make It Easier
27 min
Ep. 72 Unleashing Our Inner Strength with Sue P...
Author of Strength: Meditation for Wisdom, Balance, and Power, joins us for the S2 interview to talk about how we can use our core qualities to integrate our hearts with our heads and cultivate inner strength. 
25 min
Ep. 71 Rolling with the Emotional Ups...and Downs
Learning to notice and experience our emotions -- even the uncomfortable ones -- are key to living a less stressful, more rewarding life. In this episode, we cover 15 easy-peasy ways to do it. 
26 min
Ep. 70 Reaching Acceptance
Acceptance is not resignation or giving in, it's a way of seeing the reality of the moment so you can be calm, relaxed, responsive. It feels a whole lot better than pushing back against life all the time, and you'll make better decisions that will...
24 min
Ep. 69 How to Have a Better Day
Choosing certain actions and behaviors can impact our feelings. Hobbies that interest you, social connection (even via Zoom), exercise, and other positive activities can lead to positive feelings and elevate your days, no matter what you are...
29 min
Ep. 69 Dealing with Emotional Triggers
Emotional triggers can cause us to eat, drink, or unconsciously dip into other bad behaviors that can have a destructive impact on our lives. But, with a little awareness and understanding, we can identify our triggers and find other ways to stay...
27 min
Ep. 67 Take a Break
Why you must take your vacation -- especially now
20 min
Ep. 66 Holistic Health Habits to Ease Stress Now
Self-care strategies to support ourselves and others
27 min
Ep. 65 Findng Your Ikigai with Tim Tamashiro
Practicing this philosophy can lead us to purpose, meaning, happiness
24 min
Ep. 64 Motivation or Not
What to do when you don't want to do anything
24 min
Ep. 63 S2 Interview with Zen Bender Stephanie K...
OK Just the Way Your Are
27 min
Ep. 62 Clear the Mental Clutter
Getting rid of the thoughts that can hold us back
25 min
Ep. 61 Building Better Relationships
Expert tips for making relationships work
24 min
Ep. 60 Growing through Challenge
Post-traumatic growth can lead to transformation
21 min
Ep. 59 S2 Interview Brad Reedy: How Self-Accept...
Self-kindness and reflection are key
25 min
Ep. 58 Managing Mental Exhaustion
Feeling mentally rundown? Here's how to handle it.
26 min