The Power of Attitude — with Mark Schulman | Episode 080

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THIS was a cool episode and one you won’t want to miss! Meet Mark Schulman, who has enjoyed a 30-year career as a first-call drummer for world-class rock and pop artists including P!NK, Cher, Billy Idol and Beyonce to name just a few.

During his years in the industry he has observed some incredible instances and shares with us some amazing stories where attitude was the key that would make or break a career. His passion for the power of attitude has inspired him to write his first book ‘Conquering Life’s Stage Fright’ which shows people in all industries how to harness doubt, fear and anxiety as it relates to any performance or presentation and transform that into clarity, capability and confidence.

I LOVED chatting with Mark about the power of attitude, how he has utilised it in his career, and likewise seen it utilised by the amazing individuals he had the pleasure of working with.

My kids even got involved and gave us some fun questions to throw at him.

Tune in and enjoy – I know you will!

We’ll be talking about:

➠ Introduction [0:00]
➠ Take responsibility, stay in control of your life [8:33]
➠ What Mark does to have an instant attitude shift [12:46]
➠ Mark’s experience where he had to check his attitude himself [16:13]
➠ Mark’s tips when dealing with people with bad attitude [21:50]
➠ Discerning between your energy and other people’s [26:26]
➠ A story of an attitude shift Mark has seen amidst the COVID crisis [31:40]
➠ The WINS formula [33:28]
➠ What’s been up and what to look forward to for the band P!nk [36:07]
➠ Embracing change – lessons taught by COVID [40:01]
➠ Mark’s piece of advice to businesses owners who feel stuck [45:06]
➠ Pointers for aspiring drummers from Mark [46:00]
➠ Mark’s hobbies other than playing in a band [47:47]
➠ Mark’s fun times with the band P!nk [49:34]
➠ Mark’s scary and wild on-stage encounter with Sheryl Crow [51:52]
➠ Book recommendations by Mark [56:01]
➠ The superpowers Mark and his daughter wished they had [57:10]



About Our Guest:

Mark Schulman has enjoyed an unprecedented career over the last 30 years as a first call drummer for world-class rock and pop artists. Mark’s first book ‘Conquering Life’s Stage Fright’ shows people in all industries how to harness doubt, fear and anxiety as it relates to any performance or presentation and transform that into clarity, capability and confidence. Mark is now writing his second book on the power of ATTITUDE utilizing a groundbreaking formula: Attitude x Behavior = Consequence! Mark and his writing partner, Dr. Jim Samuels have interviewed Rockstar performers in all industries on how ATTITUDE has driven BEHAVIOR and produced CONSEQUENCES in their lives.


➠ ‘Conquering Life’s Stage Fright’ by Mark Schulman: https://amzn.to/3z2XoXG
➠ ‘Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking ’ by Malcolm Gladwell: https://amzn.to/2W1c3E7
➠ Wayne Dyer’s Book Collection Set: https://amzn.to/3y1VhSE 
➠ Seth Godin books: https://amzn.to/3k1F6PZ
➠ ‘Love is the Killer App’ by Tim Sanders: https://amzn.to/3k4Kh1O
➠ Michael Crichton books: https://amzn.to/3xV5j82

Connect with Mark Schulman:

➠ Mark Schulman Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/markyplanet/ 
➠ Mark Schulman LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/schulmanmark/
➠ Mark Schulman Twitter: https://twitter.com/markyplanet/
➠ Mark Schulman Website: https://www.markschulman.com/
➠ Mark Schulman Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzVDrfNNlNzrtVTFNDPg-8A
➠ Marks personal email: [email protected]

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