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Latest 28 Jan 2023 | Updated Daily

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382. F#@# New Year's Resolutions w/ Vincent Pugliese, Sarah Putt, Renee Darko, and Nii Darko

Earn & Invest

It's that time of year again and we are talking New Year's resolutions. Is there anything to them or are they just bunk? We chat with Vincent Pugliese, Sarah Putt, and Renee and Nii Darko. How do you set intentions for the coming year? And more importantly, should you? Happy New Year! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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2 Jan 2023

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Paying Off $700,000 of Debt and Designing Your Life with Drs. Renée and Nii Darko

The Dreamers Podcast

Getting an education and going off to college is supposed to be an exciting and hopeful time in your life. But, for most people, it also comes with student loan debt.That’s what happened to Drs. Renée and Nii Darko who had $700,00 of student loan debt a couple of years after graduating college. The debt seemed like a burden they would have to deal with for decades. After realizing that they would spend close to $1.2 million repaying their debt if sticking with the minimum payment, they decided to take a different approach.With strategy, discipline, and sacrifice, they paid $700,000 worth of debt in 3 years. Dr. Renée and Nii created a plan. They focused on earning extra money outside of their main job as physicians, improving how they managed their income, and making money work for them - so that they would pay off their debt, build wealth and live life on their terms.In this episode, Dr. Renée and Nii Darko discuss:How they accumulated $700,000 of debt and how they paid it off in 3 yearsDebt deferment & how their debt grew by $100k in interest alone in a few yearsHow they became more intentional with their moneyTheir IVF journey Designing a wealthy life on their termsHow they implemented out-of-the-box side hustles like:“Docs Outside the Box” PodcastIndependent contracting businessHow they are investing to build wealth for the futureTips to have a successful work relationship with your spouseIf you enjoyed today’s episode, here’s what you can do to support me and help more Dreamers discover the podcast:Leave a review on Apple Podcasts or wherever you listen to podcasts. I read every single review. I will select one review to read on the podcast every month.Follow the podcast, so you never miss an episode: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Spotify | iHeart Radio | Amazon Music | Listen NotesShare the podcast with your family, friends, and co-workers.Tag the podcast on Instagram @thedreamers.podcast and let me know what you like about it.Would you rather watch this episode? Go to our YouTube channel to enjoy the video version. And while you’re at it, click the bell to subscribe so you can get notified when a new episode comes out.Dreamers' Wealth of Wisdom: I figured if I'm going to build a life with a person, then, part of that life is going to include the resources that we have together. - Dr. Renée DarkoSo we were actually broke. And that really pushed us to be more intentional with our money—to actually start budgeting instead of doing this mental math in our heads. - Dr. Renée DarkoConnect with Anne-Lyse:Website InstagramInstagram (Personal) 


25 Oct 2022

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Thinking and Moving Outside the Traditional Box of Medicine with Dr. Nii Darko – Episode #71

Your Podcast Mentor Show with Jonathan Jones

Dr. Nii Darko is a Board-certified General Surgeon. He is the host of the podcast Docs Outside the Box, which highlights stories of doctors doing extraordinary things outside of the traditional practices of medicine.  Being a doctor ain’t an easy job, but as we talk with Dr. Darko in today’s podcast, we’ll understand why we shouldn’t let our career limit us in doing things that we really want to do in life. Get on the train of growth mindset with us as we get that push to thrive. High Points:Podcast Money and Feedbacks: The Big Split in the Podcast IndustryPut Out Better Contents, Not PerfectDiscussing Wins: Commanding vs. Demanding RespectWhy Aren’t There Lots of Doctors Doing Podcasts?Wrong Move: Canceling Out Marginalized Groups “Docs Outside the Box is a fusion of medicine, money, and pop culture. Dr. Nii Darko looks into the minds of cutting-edge and innovative doctors, professionals, influencers, and entrepreneurs who are earning, saving, and investing their way to lifestyles they’ve always wanted.” – Docs Outside the Box podcast Don't Forget to SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel (00:00:00) – Snippet & Intro(00:00:41) – Download Audio Hero Now(00:01:34) – Today’s Guest is Dr. Nii Darko, Host of Docs Outside the Box(00:04:06) – Dr. Darko and Other Talented Doctors/Podcasters(00:08:45) – Podcast Money and Feedbacks: The Big Split in the Podcast Industry(00:15:42) – How Dr. Darko Connects with His Listeners(00:17:31) – The Black Guy Who Tips Podcast: What is a Feedback Episode?(00:19:37) – Put Out Better Contents, Not Perfect(00:25:05) – Discussing Wins: Commanding vs. Demanding Respect(00:35:39) – Why Aren’t There Lots of Doctors Doing Podcasts?(00:40:58) – Wrong Move: Canceling Out Marginalized Groups(00:48:40) – Don’t Think Too Hard; Put Your Voice Out There(00:51:29) – Underrated Podcast More People Should Know About(00:53:25) – This or That with Dr. Nii Darko(00:56:44) – Quick Commercial(00:57:11) – Connect with Dr. Darko(00:58:10) – Dr. Darko’s Final Word Connect with Dr. Nii Darko:Website: https://drniidarko.com/LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/drniidarko/YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/DrniidarkoInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/drniidarko/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DrNiiDarko1/Twitter: https://twitter.com/drniidarkoPodcast: https://drniidarko.com/podcast/ ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Calling all speakers, coaches, and consultants looking to increase your revenue and your reach even if you don't have a lot of followers. Go to getpaidwithpodcasting.com Download Audio Hero now and have access to over 300,000 royalty free music and sound effects. Go to https://download.audiohero.com/#!explorer?_aff=jonathanjonesspeaks and use promo code “JJS30” for monthly 30% off or “JJS50” to get 50% off the annual subscription.


16 May 2022

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Lift-Off With Energizing Results

Who’s your ideal client and what’s the biggest challenge they face?What are the common mistakes people make when trying to solve that problem?What is one valuable free action that our audience can implement that will help with that issue?What is one valuable free resource that you can direct people to that will help with that issue?What’s the one question I should have asked you that would be of great value to our audience?When was the last time you experienced Goosebumps with your family and why?Get in touch with Dr. Nii Darko:  Website, Podcast, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, TiktokLearn more about how Uwe helps in-demand professionals and their VIPs to get back their family mojo, double their financial security, and live in abundance in all areas of their life (without feeling guilty or constantly questioning themselves): Visit www.uwedockhorn.com. Or when you feel you'd be interested in working together you can Book A Chat With Uwe


27 Apr 2022

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304. Why Radonda Vaught Should Matter to You w/ Nii Darko, Renee Darko, Nisha Mehta, Paulene Nosenas, and Naseema McElroy

Earn & Invest

The Radonda Vaught case has far reaching implications to not only doctors and nurses but the American public in general. Why should this case about criminal negligence matter to you? Take a listen to our emotional discussion with panelists Renee and Nii Darko, Nisha Mehta, Paulene Nosenas, and Naseema McElroy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1hr 2mins

7 Apr 2022

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Living Outside The Box with Dr. Nii Darko

TimeOut With The SportsDr. Podcast

In this episode, Dr. Nii Darko joins TimeOUT with the SportsDr to share his story of how he balances his life as a busy Trauma Surgeon with being a podcast host, entrepreneur and best selling author. He hosts Docs Outside the Box, an Apple Podcasts Top 100 in Careers – where he highlights stories of doctors doing extraordinary things outside of medicine to inspire other doctors to think outside the box. Through his successful locum tenens business, Equal Access Health, physicians are empowered to have the lifestyle they deserve. Topics discussed in this episode:  Paying off $662K in 3 years  How to start a Podcast? Life Coaching Overcoming Imposter Syndrome Trusting the Process If you’re enjoying the podcast, please leave a 5⭐️ Rating at: RateThisPodcast.com/sportsdr Follow Me: Instagram: the.sports.dr  Facebook: Timeout with the SportsDr Email: thesportsdoctr@gmail.com Website: https://sportsdr.libsyn.com/ Follow Dr. Nii Darko: Instagram: drniidarko Website: https://www.drniidarko.com/


20 Sep 2021

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Get in Where You Fit In With Dr. Nii Darko of the Docs Outside the Box Podcast


Do you think outside the box?Today's guest, Dr. Nii Darko, explains how he chose a different path after medical school and became a freelance surgeon. Hear why that made sense and even how he and his wife have built their family around this idea. We can often get stuck in thinking life only has one-lane roads, but if we slow down and look for those hidden turns, we can find a life built from the ground up unique to us and designed and wired for success.Seeing these turns isn't easy, but as our guest shares today, it can be as easy as listening to a podcast about people thinking outside the box. It is a big reason this podcast, Causepods, exists to share ideas and solutions that allow people doing good to make a more profound impact. Key Topics:·     What is your background in medicine (1:12)·     How did the COVID-19 pandemic affect you overall (2:22)·     How does someone decide to be a freelance surgeon (4:04)·     What was the genesis moment for becoming a podcaster (9:50)·     What things did you have to learn to become a podcaster (12:12)·     Separating the pressure of being a surgeon and being a podcaster (14:06)·     What are the positive impacts that have come out of the podcast (16:12)·     What are the biggest takeaways from running the podcast (18:08)·     What makes Student National Medical Association the charity of choice (19:28)Website: LinkPodcast Links:·     Apple·     Google·     SpotifyCharity: Student National Medical Association Donation: LinkSocial Links·     LinkedIn·     Twitter·     Facebook·     Instagram ·     YouTube Thanks for Listening!Be sure to subscribe on Apple, Google, Spotify, Amazon, or wherever you get your podcasts. And feel free to drop us a line at mathew@causepods.org.Follow Mathew on Social Media to stay up to date on Causepods – Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | LinkedInFor help, resources, and community support, please join the Causepods Facebook Group if you are already producing podcasts for a cause or are thinking about launching one.And if you would like to be a guest on Causepods, please fill out this form and schedule your chat here.


26 Jul 2021

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Dr. Nii Darko: The Ups and Downs of the Health System

Framework with Jamie Hopkins & Ana Trujillo Limón

This week, Jamie Hopkins talks with Dr. Nii Darko, host of Docs Outside the Box Podcast, about the importance of paying off debt, issues facing the healthcare industry, and how to be intentional with your life. You can find show notes and other information at CarsonGroup.com/Framework.


12 Jul 2021

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Ep. 6: How Renée & Nii Darko Paid Off $662K Of Debt In 3 Years & Started 3 Businesses

Rich by Intention

In this episode, Drs. Nii and Renée Darko (@drniidarko and drreneedarko) are both physicians and realized they were drowning in over half a million dollars of student loan debt and living paycheck to paycheck without much in savings and zero investments. They made a pact to pay off their student loan debt in 15 years but they were able to pay off a half-million dollars of debt in 3 years!More about @drniidarko and drreneedarko:When Drs. Nii and Renée Darko realized they were drowning in over half a million dollars of student loan debt and living paycheck to paycheck without much in savings and zero investments, they made a pact to pay off their student loan debt in 15 years. In three short years, not only were they free of student loan debt, but during their debt payoff, they cash flowed several rounds of infertility treatments and quit their W2 jobs to become entrepreneurs, starting 3 businesses. Nii hosts a podcast called Docs Outside the Box (www.docsotb.com); Renée started a coaching business called Pre-med Strategies, Inc. (www.premedstrategies.com); together, they run Equal Access Health (www.equalaccesshealth.net), a temp agency for doctors, and they recently entered the real estate investing. They chronicle their journey in a blog called Keeping Up with the Darkos (keepingupwiththedarkos.wordpress.com). They're less about keeping up appearances and more about having the peace and freedom to live life on their own terms. Check out our website: Richbyintention.com

1hr 6mins

15 Jun 2021

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Crypto Series: Breakdown of Bitcoin for Beginners | Dr. Nii Darko

The Investing Tutor Podcast

Dr. Hans returns to talk about bitcoin! Listen on as he demystifies and breaks down the concept of bitcoin, how to buy it, where to buy it, why you should buy it, and why it’s important that you understand and have exposure to this asset class! Here’s what to expect in this episode: What is bitcoin? Why should you consider buying bitcoin? Where to buy and how? Why bitcoin is a volatile form of investment. Source: Docs Outside the Box Podcast


21 May 2021