Episodes

Jason Harris on NION Radio with Nick Onken
Posted by Nick Onken | January 21, 2020
180: Jason Harris – The Soulful Art of Persuasion

“Whenever I hear a no, I think it’s a no for now.” Hey guys! I'm super excited because we have lots of fun stuff coming up this year. It’s 2020 -- the year of vision and getting clear on where I’m going and what I’m creating, so today I'm sitting down with Jason Harris. He...

Create Your Year With Intention and Goals with Nick Onken on NION Radio
Posted by Nick Onken | January 8, 2020
179: Create Your Year With Intention & Goals

“New Year’s resolutions are just trash.” It's a new year! And, for many of us, with each new year comes the desire to turn over a new leaf and start fresh. To create yourself in the best way possible, you have to do the deep work and really investigate your life -- and a new...

Things I Learned with Nick Onken on NION Radio
Posted by Nick Onken | December 18, 2019
178: 21 Things I Learned This Year

“There’s people that don’t learn from their mistakes, people that do learn from their mistakes, and people who learn from other peoples’ mistakes — I want to be the third one.” Welcome to today's episode of NION Radio where we're reflecting on the past year. I will be talking about the things I learned in...

Tero Iskauppila on NION Radio with Nick Onken
Posted by Nick Onken | December 4, 2019
177: Tero Isokauppila – All Things Mushrooms & Creativity

“Mushrooms are more playful, more loving, and more nurturing…” Welcome to today's episode of NION Radio where we're talking to Tero Isokauppila, a mushroom guru who took us on an epic trip to Finnish Lapland this past January. From regular mushrooms to psilocybin, the magic mushrooms, Tero knows all about it. He even writes books...

Design Your Life with Nick Onken
Posted by Nick Onken | November 27, 2019
176: Design Your Life

“A lot of times what’s on the other side of that risk is beauty.” Welcome to today's episode of NION Radio where we're talking about the ways that I actively work to design the life that I envision for myself and the tools that you can use to design your life. Have you ever wondered...

Benjamin Shine on Nion Radio with Nick Onken
Posted by Nick Onken | November 20, 2019
175: Benjamin Shine – Using Unconventional Tools For Art

“It’s a material that is half not there and I find that fascinating.” Welcome to today's episode of NION Radio where we're talking to Benjamin Shine, an artist who may not seem like a tutu kind of guy, but who has a background in women’s wear and makes fantastic art with single pieces of tulle...

Nick Onken - How I Stay Motivated & Focused
Posted by Nick Onken | November 12, 2019
174: How I Stay Motivated & Focused

"The mental game is the biggest game you'll ever play." Welcome to today's episode of NION Radio where we're talking about how to stay motivated and focused in your creative endeavors. When I was going over emails and comments from members of the NION Life community, this was the number one thing that kept coming...

Jason Naylor on NION Radio
Posted by Nick Onken | November 6, 2019
173: Jason Naylor – Creating A Brand Around Your Art

"To exhibit that you recognize that you are not alone in your creating of art, that keeps you humble and that's a quality that I love and admire." Today on NION Radio, we have Jason Naylor, an award-winning artist, designer, and creative director who has been working in NYC for 15 years. After earning a...

Posted by Nick Onken | October 30, 2019
172: When You Make SH*T Art

"When you make shit art, you just have to get up and make more art." You just got done with your big project. Your magnum opus. You had been envisioning it for years, it was beautiful, it was impactful, it was amazing! But when all was said and done, and you stepped back, it didn't...