Thinking 2 Think

Thinking 2 Think

How to support what we are doing: https://maaponte.substack.com/ This is Thinking 2 Think the Critical Thinking podcast where we analyze topics such as Civics, History, Culture, Philosophy, Politics, business, and current events through a critical thinkers lens. I am your host, the social studies educator Michael Antonio Aponte also known as Mr. A. About the host: A successful author, motivational speaker, and educator, Michael Antonio Aponte (M.A. Aponte) empowers individuals via critical thinking. He has had a major impact in several industries due to his wide background and experience. He started his work as a Merrill Lynch wealth manager, learning about finance and its effects on us. After his personal and professional success, he became a motivational speaker, encouraging and mentoring individuals from various backgrounds. Aponte works to teach others how to think critically and thoughtfully about life's issues. M.A. Aponte's informative essays on current events, finance, history, and philosophy draw on his expertise and experience. His writings show his intellectual curiosity and passion to exploring world-changing concepts. He writes and teaches to empower people by sharing his knowledge, experiences, and viewpoints. His comments will motivate you to examine, analyze, and accept reasoning, obtaining new insights that can improve the future. Please, subscribe, share, listen, and let's build a critical thinking society together.

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May 5, 2024 19 mins

Welcome to a special episode of "Thinking 2 Think" with your host, M.A. Aponte. In this thought-provoking installment, we embark on a journey to unravel the complexities of selective outrage and its intertwining with the power of social media.

Throughout this episode, we delve deep into the phenomenon of selective outrage, exploring how individuals and societies often express moral indignation selectively, focusing on cert...

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Dads and Moms, this episode is for you! Join M.A. Aponte on Thinking2Think as we delve into the wonderful world of Parenthood, fatherhood, and motherhood. We explore two foundational theories in psychology: Jean Piaget's stages of cognitive development and Abraham Maslow's hierarchy of needs. Join us as we delve into Piaget's groundbreaking research on how children learn and grow, from sensorimotor exploration to abs...

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Join us on the Thinking2Think podcast as we delve into the world of health and wellness! Discover the nutritional benefits of the Keto, carnivore diet, actionable fitness tips, and insightful strategies for mental well-being. From exploring the carnivore diet to discussing physical fitness and mental health, this episode offers valuable insights to enhance your overall wellness.

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Join us on Thinking2Think as we delve into career development and job search strategies. In this episode, host M.A Aponte offers invaluable guidance on setting career goals, building meaningful relationships, and navigating the competitive job market effectively. Whether you're a seasoned professional or just starting out, this podcast provides actionable tips to help you chart your path to success.


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Discover the keys to building unbreakable bonds with your partners, friends, and colleagues. Explore insightful strategies and practical tips for effective communication, fostering trust, and nurturing meaningful connections. Whether you're navigating personal or professional relationships, this podcast is your ultimate guide to cultivating lasting harmony and understanding. Tune in and unlock the secrets to mastering relation...

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February 26, 2024 14 mins

Join us on Thinking 2 Think, where we unravel the mysteries of leadership and personal development. In this episode, we embark on a transformative journey to unleash your inner leader. From cultivating confidence to reaching your full potential, we explore actionable strategies and insightful tips to empower you on your leadership quest. Tune in and discover the keys to becoming the leader you were always meant to be.

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Feeling overwhelmed by stress? Join the Thinking 2 Think crew as we unveil your personal toolkit for cultivating inner peace and navigating life's curveballs with grace. Learn powerful stress-busting techniques like deep breathing, progressive muscle relaxation, mindfulness meditation, and the power of prayer. Discover the science behind mindfulness and its amazing benefits for reducing anxiety, improving focus, and boosting o...

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Feeling overwhelmed by finances? Fear not, Thinkers! Join M.A.Aponte on this empowering episode on financial literacy. Discover budgeting hacks, investing basics, and essential strategies to build your financial fortress. From conquering debt to automating your defenses, we'll tackle it all with actionable steps and clear explanations. Let's demystify jargon, build confidence, and pave the way to a secure financial future...

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Welcome to "Border Crossings," where we unpack the Texas border crisis, delve into the specter of WW3, and unravel the legal and historical threads that fuel these global hotspots. Join us as we navigate the turbulent waters of international relations, offering insights, analysis, and thought-provoking discussions that redefine the way we understand these critical isissues.

We dive deep into the heart of the Texa...

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Feeling the public speaking heat? Don't sweat it! M.A.Aponte is here to turn your presentation into a powerful inferno with 5 essential tips from renowned public speaking masters like Simon Sinek, Mel Robbins, & Amy Cuddy. Find your "why" and ignite your passion, harness fear with the 5-Second Rule, stand tall with power poses (and beyond!), and sprinkle in some Seinfeld-worthy humor. Plus, 2 bonus tips on master...

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Feeling like time is your enemy? This no-nonsense guide for men equips you with proven strategies to tame your schedule, obliterate procrastination, and skyrocket your productivity. Discover life-changing hacks, tactical routines, and insights from the masters of efficiency. Claim your time and crush your goals!


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Feeling lost in the fog of aspirations?  This podcast episode equips you with the proven goal-setting strategies to ascend your personal Mount Everest. Define your peak with SMART & SMARTer goals, navigate the treacherous terrain of obstacles & plateaus, and reverse engineer your success by visualizing the summit. Join host Michael Antonio Aponte on this epic journey of self-improvement and build a critical thinking society...

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  • Unlock your leadership potential with this exploration of diverse leadership styles! Discover the transformative power of vision, the empowering nature of service, the collaborative spirit, the ability to adapt to change, and the importance of authenticity.
  • Learn from the journeys of iconic leaders like Malala Yousafzai and General Colin Powell, and gain valuable insights for your own leadership development. Subscribe and join t...
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Do you feel called to lead but think you need a title to make a difference? Think again! Everyday people are making a profound impact in their communities without any formal authority. Thinking 2 Think explores the power of everyday leadership and how you can tap into the incredible potential within yourself. Learn how to cultivate self-awareness, inspire others, navigate challenges, and build a legacy of empowerment. Subscribe and...

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Are you a strategic INTJ, a charismatic ENFP, or the practical ISTJ? This bonus episode of "Leadership" dives deep into the fascinating world of MBTI personality types and their impact on leadership styles. Join us as we explore:

  • Understanding your MBTI profile: Learn how your unique personality traits influence your strengths, challenges, and preferred leadership approach.
  • Harnessing your natural leadership potential: ...
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Ready to level up your leadership game? Join us for Part 1 of "Leadership," a powerful 3-part series unpacking the essential qualities that define exceptional leaders. In this episode, we'll delve into:

  • Effective communication & influence: Master the art of inspiring, persuading, and motivating others with your words.
  • Building strong teams: Discover strategies for creating a cohesive, productive environment whe...
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In today's hyperconnected world, social media has become an indispensable part of our lives. But behind the seemingly harmless interface lies a sophisticated network of psychological and algorithmic manipulation designed to keep us hooked. Join us as we delve into the captivating world of social media, unraveling the subtle tactics that influence our thoughts, emotions, and behaviors. Explore how social media companies exploit...

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In this short and insightful episode, we're sharing four rapid-fire tips to sharpen your critical thinking skills. Whether you're facing a complex problem, making a major decision, or simply looking to enhance your everyday thinking, these quick strategies will empower you to think more effectively, make better choices, and approach challenges with confidence. Tune in for a brief but impactful dose of critical thinking wi...

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In this eye-opening episode, we delve deep into the world of groupthink, a phenomenon that often lurks beneath the surface of our decision-making processes. Discover the signs that may indicate a groupthink mindset and learn how to break free from its grip. Whether you're a leader in an organization or an individual looking to enhance your critical thinking, this episode provides valuable insights for everyone.

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