120: Former Governor of North Carolina James Martin on Leadership, Politics, and Why Science & Religion Can Co-Exist

Former Governor of North Carolina James Martin on Leadership, Politics, and Why Science & Religion Can Co-Exist

Welcome to episode 120 of Optimal Health For Busy Entrepreneurs.

We have the author of “Revelation Through Science”, an organic chemist, and the former Governor of North Carolina James Marting stopping by for a fascinating discussion on why science and religion can co-exist along with his extensive political career. Governor Martin was just the 3rd republican governor elected and the only one to serve two terms. But before his political career was underway, he had an extensive career as an organic chemist, to which he returned after retiring from politics.


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In today’s episode, you’ll hear:

  • Gov. Martin’s origin story (which includes a little music talk)
  • Where his interest in organic chemistry came from
  • How science and religion can co-exist
  • The motivation for writing Revelation Through Science
  • The politics of science and religion
  • Where the shift from organic chemistry to politics happened
  • How politics have changed over the years
  • Why it’s important to your personal development and career to consume all sides of viewpoints
  • How he became only the 3rd Republican Governor of North Carolina
  • Little known factors that can swing elections and politics overall
  • What campaigning is like
  • Why Gov. Martin made only 1 promise during his tenure (and this is a great lesson to use in life and business)
  • And much more

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