Collective Potential Podcast
About This Show
The Collective Potential Podcast spotlights real conversations with some of the most interesting humans you'll ever meet. We share ourselves vulnerably to create “aha” moments in our lives, and throw ourselves and our guests into raw topics that matter.
More about us at www.collectivepotential.com.au/podcast.
Most Recent Episode
David Bowie wrote a song about them, Chris Lilley made a telly show about them and we all would love to be one. In this episode, we explore the question: who are your heroes? What do you love about them and how have they shaped you to become the hero of your own life?
Joseph Campbell, a mythologist and the writer of The Hero's Journey once said: “A hero is a person that has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself”.
The Hero's Journey is a story structure that can be seen through different cultures and time periods. From the stories of the Buddha, to King Arthur's tales, to Lord of the Rings and Star Wars, the common theme and symbols in these stories influence our lives. We take qualities of these heroes as compass directions to inspire the people we become.