Episode 15

Published on:

20th Sep 2021

You Seem Interesting Season 2 Episode 15: The CIA & Marc Polymeropoulos

Marc Polymeropoulos served 26 years with the CIA in some of the most dangerous places on Earth. His daily challenges had much higher stakes than most of us could ever fathom. Through countless successes, which include thwarting would be attacks on Americans, intelligence victories, recruiting assets and so much more, and as he discusses on the show, his numerous failures, Marc developed his core principles of strong leadership. He wrote about those in his new book 'Clarity in Crisis: Leadership Lessons from the CIA'. Marc was terrific on our current status in Afghanistan (where he was stationed previously), knowing you'll never get credit for a job well done, why intelligence work is like baseball, and the challenges of recruiting someone to spy on behalf of the United States against their own government or organization.

Follow Marc on twitter: @mpolymer 

Check out his book here: clarityincrisisbook.com

Marc's website: www.findingclarityintheshadows.com

For speaking engagements: https://www.harrywalker.com/speakers/marc-polymeropoulos

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About the Podcast

You Seem Interesting
Radio Host & Comedian Danny Rouhier Explores Some of the Most Unique Jobs in America
What happens in an emergency room? What's it like to audition for acting roles? How does a judge prepare for court & to make decisions? How do you start a non-profit or catch a criminal that doesn't want to be caught? I don't know either. Let's find out the answers to those questions and much more each week. Radio host, comedian, and impressionist Danny Rouhier will research a subject and interview someone at the top of their unique profession. We'll talk to people from all walks of life who have unique jobs and find out how in the hell they do what they do.

Tune in as Danny Rouhier (@funnydanny twitter) has fun learning about some really cool people right under our noses.
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daniel rouhier

Danny Rouhier is a comedian and radio host in Washington, DC. He has hosted the #1 sports mid day program, The Grant & Danny Show on 106.7 The fan, for the last 7 years. As a standup, he has performed all over the US & Canada at clubs like the DC Improv & Caroline's on Broadway, festivals like Bumbershoot in Seattle and the Boston Comedy Fest, in addition to a bunch of other impressive things. Danny was on tv shows too. He was on The A-List on Animal Planet, TV's Biggest Blunders, TV's Best Holiday Specials and more. He is launching a new project, 'You Seem Interesting', a show that takes an inside look at some folks among us with unique jobs and the skillsets they've developed to thrive in their roles. The show will feature a wide range intriguing characters from comedians & actors to ER doctors and non-profit CEOs. Episodes will air weekly and be awesome.