Becoming Great

Becoming has ONE goal:

To be the podcast in the world with the most value-per-minute.

To accomplish this big goal, the creators Erik Bergman and Emil Ekvardt spend many hours researching and planning each episode.

And of course, it’s ad-free.

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Becoming Great Podcast

The Hosts

Erik Bergman

Erik Bergman made over $50 million before turning 30 by co-founding the online casino marketing company Catena Media and taking it to the stock exchange with a $200 million valuation.

To solve the climate crisis, he, be believes we need to think outside the box. In 2017 he left his previous business to build a new company with the intention of giving away 100% of the profits to prevent the climate crisis.

Aiming to do something good with his skills in the greedy casino industry – This is, a marketing company focused on online casino in New Jersey, collaborating with giant brands like BetMGM, Caesars Casino and Unibet NJ.

He loves to inspire and he shares daily knowledge with his over 1 000 000 followers on TikTok, Instagram and Twitter, eager to give value and teach people about entrepreneurship.

Erik Bergman

Emil Ekvardt

Emil Ekvardt is a passionate learner, podcast host, and personal development coach.

He started his career in professional poker where he made over $1 million before turning 25.

Looking for something more meaningful, he joined Great.coms as the first employee in 2018 where he is now the host of the “The becoming” podcast and the podcast “ talks with…”

Emil loves to share his knowledge through Podcasts, Instagram and YouTube.

On the side of, he runs a coaching business where he helps men grow and live richer lives.

Emil Ekvardt

Podcast Episodes

Empathy | A Guide To Happier Relationships


This is a deep guide to happier relationships and the skill of empathy. Learning this skill will make you important in other people’s lives. You will be able to know what to say in difficult situations and solve almost any conflict.

Lying | 4 kinds of lies. When to use them, and when not to


Today you will learn the answer questions like “Why are we lying?”, “How can I be more honest?”, “How can I stop lying?”, “How can I make others stop lying to me?” and much more!
Speed your personal growth

Personal Values | The truth of who you are (and what secretly runs your life)


Today you will learn: How everybody has values they don’t even know about, and how these values secretly run out lives. How these values are the reasons why we make certain decisions and why we take different actions. And how you by understanding your values better can create lots of meaning in everyday life, get access to more energy, excitement and motivation. All of this, you will learn today!
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Long-Term Thinking | How to apply it for money, health & relationships


Today we will talk about “long-term thinking”. What does it even mean to “think long term” and how can you listening apply it in your life? What are the small practical ways to use “long-term thinking” today to make sure your life gets better? We will teach you how to use long-term thinking to solve everyday problems like: – What should I eat today? – I don’t want to go to the gym! – And, I don’t have enough money! All these problems can be solved with long-term thinking!
Long term thinking

Confidence | 4 important steps to building strong self-confidence


If your confidence is low, you will have so many regrets. You will be too afraid to start that business, you will not tell that person you love them, and you will let people walk all over you. School never taught you how to build self-confidence – and it never taught us. As a result, we suffered from low confidence, and we have lots of regrets. So we had to learn how to build strong confidence ourselves. We learned that confidence is not something you are born with, confidence is a skill – a skill that you listening will learn today.
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