DTRH022: Chris Plough – Let’s Help Travis

#OznogDTRH IS BACK!!! In our return episode, I tackle a few things: 1) Where the hell have I been? 2) The awesomeness that is the new Oznog studio. 3) Where I see this show going in the coming year. 4) Most importantly - I want us to help Travis. I share who Travis ...

DTRH021: Barry Goldberg – The World is the Artist’s Studio

I met Barry at the Brewery Art Colony. During his life-long pursuit of art, he was a sound engineer on some of my favorite albums (from Marilyn Manson, Smashing Pumpkins, Snoop Dogg) and is now exploring photography as a visual medium. We discuss the pursuit of art, overcoming fear and the power of self-expression.

DTRH020: Heather Morgan & Parsa Bastani – Experiencing the Egyptian Revolution

Heather and Parsa were both in Egypt during the revolution in 2011. They share their experiences in living there during that tumultuous time. We then jump into a discussion of capitalism from two unique viewpoints and then shift into communicating and connecting with others.

DTRH019: Chris Plough – Would You Go?

This week I’ve been thinking about a lot of movies in the same vein - 2001: A Space Odyssey, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Contact and Interstellar. In them - there is a core choice. Do you stay with everyone you know and love - or do you explore the unknown? Do you take ...

DTRH018: Gavin White – The Coming Convivial Economy

Gavin and I explore the intersection of creativity and logic; therapy for businesses and making them healthy; plus he shares his thoughts on the upcoming shift to a convivial economy. In this episode, I say, "I didn't know that." ... A lot.

DTRH017: Chris Plough – Where Are We Going?

Where am I going for the next 3 weeks? (Hint - it isn't Kansas, Toto) Where are we going? What 90's movie is the biggest inspiration behind this show? Lots of questions asked and answered this week. Oh - and a HUGE "Thank You" to everyone listening.

DTRH016: Dr. Kevin Cuccaro – “Why Aren’t My Patients Getting Well?”

Dr. Kevin Cuccaro is an anesthesiologist and chronic pain specialist whose life changed dramatically after asking one simple question: "Why aren't my patients getting well?"

DTRH015: Chris Plough – Do You Belong?

This week, I pose three simple, yet revealing questions. Do you belong? If so, what do you belong to? Why do you belong to them? Easy, right? Follow that thread down the rabbit hole and it leads to an examination of your values, needs and desires.

DTRH014: James Wallace – Seeking Truth and Disrupting Control

James Wallace is one of my favorite people in the world. He is constantly searching for the truth, yet is full of humility. I never know where our conversations will go, but am certain they will be enlightening. If you enjoy going down the rabbit hole, this is one episode that you shouldn’t miss.

DTRH013: Chris Plough – 5 Laps with a Pro Moto Racer

In this podcast, I tell the story of a 15-minute mini-adventure that had a lasting impact on my life and how you can use this technique to gain perspective and improve yours.

DTRH012: Jonathan Goodman – Personal Trainer to Social Media Maven

Jonathan Goodman is an explorer who has written 3 books about his passions. He has gone from personal trainer, to entrepreneur, to social media marketing maven. Jon's open about the highs and the lows, including the 6-month hiatus that helped reset his life. It’s a compelling story and there’s a lot you can apply to ...

DTRH011: Chris Plough – When Did You Become a Man?

In this solo podcast, I share my thoughts on becoming a man and coming of age rituals. When did you become a man?

DTRH010: Jeremy Hendon – Human Connection and Authenticity

Jeremy Hendon is passionate about human connection and I enjoyed having this multi-faceted conversation with him. He is open about the difficulties in life that led him to help others become healthy while developing deeper relationships with them. He’s honest about the self-imposed barriers that we face when putting ourselves out in front of others.

DTRH009: Chris Plough – Overcome Resistance

In this solo podcast, I share the reasons behind this podcast's hiatus and give you ways to overcome resistance and move forward on your path.

DTRH008: Michael Gebben – The Real Hustle is Providing Value

Michael Gebben is infectiously full of energy and enthusiasm. What I love about him is his hustle - a skill we can all learn from. He figured out how to use his creative skills to give others value and in doing so gained access to some of the most successful and influential people on our ...

DTRH007: Neeley Koester – Bypassing Gatekeepers as an Artist

Neeley Koester is an talented pottery sculptor who is using entrepreneurial skills to bypass traditional gatekeepers and to get her art out into the world. There are so many parallels between artists and entrepreneurs. I believe at the core they’re both the same — risk takers and creators who simply express those traits in different ...

DTRH006: Michael Masterson – Techno Artist & DJ to Clothing Craftsman

Michael Masterson opens up in what is the most intimate interview that I've done so far. In the past decade, he has become the finest clothing artisan that I know. We explore the roots of his passion and find that it is linked to the 17 years that he spent deeply involved in Electronic Music ...

DTRH005: Jayson Gaignard – Building Genuine Communities

Jayson is one of my favorite people on this planet. After self-sabotaging a business that he dreaded; Jayson found his passion and became the best person I know at building events where people genuinely connect. We joke around and then dig deep into topics ranging from building genuine communities to the mental models that hold ...

DTRH004: Joey Coleman – Lifelong Relationships in Business

Joey Coleman is hands-down the most passionate person I know about customer relationships. He shares a wealth of knowledge around turning your customers into raving fans. From there, we delve into more personal topics - from achieving our fullest potential, to investing in ourselves and successfully navigating the changes we need to make along the ...

DTRH003: Ameer Rosic – From Prison to Optimal Health Warrior

Ameer Rosic shares his hero's journey that begins with him dealing drugs at a young age and later going to prison. Two things kept him tethered him while he was incarcerated, leading to his transformation into an entrepreneur and Optimal Health Warrior. From there, we're in deep and the conversation rolls through some fascinating subjects.

DTRH002: Chris Plough – Choose Your Own Path (My Story)

I wouldn't expect others to open up and be vulnerable if I wasn't willing to do the same. In this episode, I share my story - the highs and the lows that have forged my purpose over the last 7 years. It hasn't always been pretty - but it has lead me to where I ...

DTRH001: Intro – Are You an Explorer?

What is Oznog: Down the Rabbit Hole about? (Here's a hint - uncensored conversations with uncommon people.) What exactly does that mean, though? Who is it for and, more importantly, who is it not for? Listen to this intro episode and figure out - are you in or are you out?

What is Oznog?

For the past few years, my life has taken a less traveled path. It has been full – brimming with both dark voids and incredible adventures. (More about my story here.) I’ve learned to value experiences, connections and genuine people over the usual trappings of success. The real treasure has been meeting fellow life-explorers and learning from their stories. Stories about diverse paths that encompass harrowing falls and incredible achievements. Stories that are too great not to share. Oznog is the exploration of these diverse paths in life through the tales and lessons of the people who have traveled them. It is also about creating stories of your own.

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