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Head of Performance Curriculum

Want to take your knowledge of neuroscience-based peak performance and distill it into remarkably powerful Flow Research Collective learning curriculums that transform the lives of thousands? If so, the Flow Research Collective is looking to hire a Head of Performance Curriculum.
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Our Company

The Flow Research Collective is the fastest-growing peak performance research and training organization in the world. Serving over 250,000 students with clients in 130 countries, we are focused on the neuroscience of flow states.

Research shows that flow boosts creativity, productivity, and learning rates by as much as 500%. We train business leaders to radically improve their performance by accessing flow consistently and reliably. Our Executive Director is New York Times bestselling author and two-time Pulitzer Prize nominee Steven Kotler.

Steven’s work on flow and peak performance has been featured everywhere from Harvard Business Review to Time Magazine and Forbes.

You may have seen Steven on The Joe Rogan Experience or come across one of his many bestselling books, like The Art of Impossible, Stealing Fire, Bold, Abundance, and The Rise of Superman.

About This Role:

The Role

The Head of Performance Curriculum is someone who has deep domain expertise on flow, neuroscience and peak performance irrespective of academic qualifications. More importantly, this is someone who can communicate this domain expertise in a way that results in creating world-class content and learning experiences for clients that produce profound transformational outcomes.

The Head of Performance Curriculum is someone who has deep domain expertise on flow, neuroscience and peak performance irrespective of academic qualifications. More importantly, this is someone who can communicate this domain expertise in a way that results in creating world-class content and learning experiences for clients that produce profound transformational outcomes.

Location & Hours

You can work from anywhere you want as our entire team is distributed globally.

The position is full time.


  • You have demonstrated thought leadership in this space through speaking, writing, creating courses or content, podcasting, or developing your own ideas. You are deeply passionate about sharing peak performance and Flow science with the world.
  • You have read hundreds of books on flow, peak performance, psychology, neuroscience, and human optimization, and hundreds of research papers. And, this is a constant obsession of yours.
  • You have contributed, whether publicly or not, to the arena of flow, psychology, and neuroscience by advancing the thinking within these areas in new, pioneering ways.
  • You have immaculate attention to detail and have examples of that from prior careers. You work and collaborate incredibly well with other creators like content developers, presenters, copywriters, and instructional design experts.
  • You have world-class sense of instructional design, how to take ideas and turn them into IP and turn that IP into learning experiences that are practical, consumable, enjoyable, and transformative.
  • You have have demonstrated thought leadership in this space for 10+ years. You have an immaculate record of delivering massive projects that deliver on massive results. You are metrics focused and results-driven.
  • You are personally a peak performer and live and breathe it!

This is for you if...

  • You find yourself constantly thinking and obsessing over concepts related to flow, human optimization, peak performance, neuroscience, psychology, wellbeing, and psychological flourishing.
  • You can’t stop reading about these topics. And, the most fun thing you can imagine doing on a Sunday afternoon is reading the latest psychology or neuroscience textbook and reflecting on how you can apply it within your own life.
  • When you’re speaking to friends or family about these topics and peak performance, you are overcome with energy, enthusiasm, and passion.
  • You are an exceptional creator who has tremendous confidence in your ability to build learning curriculums and video content that drives results in those who consume it - in the form of belief and behavior change.
  • You are able to access flow easily yourself, and that results in you having an enormous capacity for producing high volume of high quality creative output. You enjoy high levels of autonomy while still holding yourself to the highest level of results.
  • You believe peak performance is a key to success in many aspects of life. And, you dream of sharing Flow science with the world!
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OUr Team

Who Will You Work With?

Our team is spread across the globe. Our Executive Director, Steven Kotler is in the Lake Tahoe area. Our CEO, Rian Doris is based in Los Angeles.  Our Chief Product Officer, Melissa splits her time between Europe and North America. Our Chief Growth Officer, Shane is an international nomad.  And, our coaches and clients are all around the world!

Flow Research Collective team is the perfect example of a product of the product. The experience of working as part of a team of peak performers is incredibly rewarding and a development catalyst. As part of the FRC team, you can easily expect to 10X your capabilities and professional goals.
We’ve worked with and spoken to:

The Top Three Reasons To Join The Flow Research Collective Team:

#1. This Is Your Chance To Work With An Incredibly Inspiring Team & To Help Sell A Product That Improves Hundreds Of Lives, Daily…

It’s not often that the stars align like this; a world class team, an incredible product, an industry that is blowing up, and a mission that will truly make the world a better place. Come join us and play a pivotal role in making flow as mainstream as mindfulness!

#2. You'll Be Helping Us Make Flow As Mainstream As Mindfulness (& Level Your Own Skills Up On The Way)!‍

Our mission is to “build the world’s most effective peak performance training to help more people spend more time in flow”.

By “more people” we mean hundreds of millions. It’s going to be your job to help us impact those people. To come on that journey with us and help us go all the way, you’re going to need to stay at the cutting edge of your field. You’re going to need to constantly accelerate your own learning and development. You’re going to need to live and breath high performance, at work and within your own life. If you’re ready to level up, be at the top of your game, and have a massive impact on the world—awesome, we'd love to hear from you!

#3. You'll Have A Huge Positive Impact On Your Company, Your Team, and Millions Of Clients All Over The World.

Every day, we get dozens of messages from clients telling us that our content has been incredibly impactful, even life changing — Check out our reviews page to hear it straight from our clients!

We’re immensely grateful to be able to have this positive impact on people, and we take our responsibility seriously. As part of our team, you'll be a critical part in bringing flow into the lives of people all around the world!

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Our mission

Why is Flow our focus?

Over half a decade of research has found flow to be highly correlated with measures of performance. From creativity, decision-making and information processing to skill acquisition, collaboration and motivation.

500% Increase in executives’ productivity.

3 days of heightened creativity after the flow state

+490% faster skill acquisition

+430% increase in creative problem solving

More about flow research collective

Watch our Zero To Dangerous trailer and learn more about our methodology:

Thoughts on Our Thought Leadership:

Ray Kurzweil:

“A game-changing account of the secrets of ultimate human performance—a must for anyone interested in seriously raising the level of their game.”

Google Director Of Engineering

Elon Musk:

“Essential for anyone looking for a better tomorrow.”

Tesla, SpaceX, and Boring Company CEO

Arianna Huffington:

“A reminder of the infinite possibilities for doing good when we tap into our own empathy and wisdom.”

CEO, Huffington Post

Michael Dell:

“Inspiring, filled with incredible insights… a practical how-to game plan for going big and impacting the world.”

CEO, Dell Computers

Bill Clinton:

“A visionary roadmap for people who believe they can change the world.”

Former US President

Tony Robbins:

“Required reading for anyone who wants to surf above the tsunami of change.”

Entrepreneur, life and business strategist

Anousheh Ansari

“Mindblowing. Deep lessons about all of the extraordinary opportunities before us!”

CEO, XPRIZE; First Private Female Astronaut

Pharrell Williams:

“Every entrepreneur and leader needs to understand the transformation and opportunities to plan and prepare. The future is faster than you think.”

Artist, Producer, and Musician

Check out some of our many success stories:

Tucker Max

4 x NYT Bestselling Author & CEO of Book In A Box:

“This will probably end up adding millions of dollars to my career. I know it’ll make me happier, reduce friction in my life and improve my output. I’m pissed I didn’t do this earlier. If I had taken this ten years ago, it would have saved me so much time, and money, and pain and aggravation.”

Sean McCormick

Host of the Optimal Performance Podcast with Natural Stacks:

“The value was so huge. My productivity leveled up so fast that it produced major new career opportunities which meant I couldn’t even finish the training! It literally did what it promised faster than I could finish it. Amazing stuff.”

Nichol Bradford

Executive Director & Co-Founder of the Transformative Lab & Conference

“When you get into Flow you’re more creative, you draw more conclusions between things, you see patterns that you wouldn’t otherwise see. It has literally given me more of my life back!”

Vishen Lakhiani

Founder and CEO of Mindvalley, Author of NYT bestseller The Code of the Extraordinary Mind

"Steven is the author I’ve read more than any others over the past five years. His training will speed up your progress by months!"

Kristen Ulmer

Fear Specialist & Former Professional Extreme Skier

“I wish I had done this workshop before it as things would have gone even better and I’d have been a lot more successful!"

Aurael Christall

Creative Genius and Visionary Entrepreneur

"Training with Steven Kotler and the Flow Research Collective has done more to improve my personal performance and professional productivity than everything I’ve done collectively in the 50 years. I’ve tuned up my daily habits, aligned with my massively transformative purpose, set clearly bodacious goals and have become a ferocious peak performer! I recommend this work to anyone who is serious about leveling up to a high flow lifestyle."

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