104: 7 Ways to be Happy Right Now (Chapter 5 from The Happiness Equation) by Neil Pasricha of 1000 Awesome Things

Neil Pasricha is the New York Times-bestselling author of The Book of Awesome series, which has been published in 10 countries, spent over 5 years on bestseller lists, and sold over a million copies. Pasricha is a Harvard MBA, one of the most popular TED speakers of all time, and today serves as Director of … Read the rest

103: Happy Birthday to Me, a Vegan Paleo Biohacking Minimalist Masochist Mushroom Harvester by Ben Greenfield

Ben Greenfield is the author of the New York Times Bestseller “Beyond Training.“ His balanced approach to fitness, nutrition and health comes from his extensive experience in the fitness and wellness industry as one of the country’s leading personal trainers and wellness consultants. In 2008, Ben was nominated by the NSCA as America’s top personal … Read the rest

102: Adequate by Joshua Fields Millburn & Ryan Nicodemus of The Minimalists (Ryan Narrates Content on Consumerism)

The Minimalists are Joshua Fields Millburn & Ryan Nicodemus, who write about living a meaningful life with less stuff for 4 million readers. As featured on: ABC, CBS, NBC, BBC, TODAY, NPR, TIME, Forbes, The Atlantic, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and National Post. They live in Missoula, Montana.

Episode 101: Live … Read the rest

101: Live Like Stan by Joshua Fields Millburn of The Minimalists (Joshua Narrates His Own Content on Losing a Close Friend)

The Minimalists are Joshua Fields Millburn & Ryan Nicodemus, who write about living a meaningful life with less stuff for 4 million readers. As featured on: ABC, CBS, NBC, BBC, TODAY, NPR, TIME, Forbes, The Atlantic, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and National Post. They live in Missoula, Montana.

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100: A Real Person A Lot Like You and It’s About Being Not Having by Derek Sivers (Derek Narrates His Own Content For You)

Derek Sivers reads to you.

Originally a professional musician and circus clown, Derek created CD Baby in 1998. It became the largest seller of independent music online, with $100M in sales for 150,000 musicians. In 2008, Derek sold CD Baby for $22M, giving the proceeds to a charitable trust for music education.
He is a … Read the rest

099: The Flip-Side of Love by Chris Patti of Appalachian State University (Help for Grief & Loss After the Death of a Loved One)

Chris J. Patti (PhD) is an Assistant Professor of Communication at Appalachian State University, nestled in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina. As an ethnographic writer, his research highlights intimate, relational processes at the heart of human experience through listening to and richly representing stories of love, loss, and transformation. He has published … Read the rest

098: Retiring Early Really Means Being Financially Free by J. Money of Budgets Are Sexy (Choose Your Own Future Right Now)

J. Money of BudgetsAreSexy.com is a 6’1, hyperactive, rock a ‘hawk who loves drinking beer, blaring hip-hop, talking about money, and now playing with his two adorable baby boys. He also has a podcast: M.O.N.E.Y.
He tracked his expenses for 3 months, made a budget, read some books, and stumbled into personal finance blogging and … Read the rest

097: Be Careful Who You Listen To by Ramit Sethi of I Will Teach You To Be Rich (Psychology of Dealing with Critics & Criticism)

Ramit Sethi wants to use money to say YES. He knew there was a better way to live a rich life—if we could use psychology to focus on what actually works. Not just for personal finance, but all aspects of life: money, careers, relationships, business, fitness and more.
Since then, he’s been testing and sharing … Read the rest

096: The 20-Second Beast Mode Berserker Challenge by Steve Kamb of Nerd Fitness (Gaining Courage & Motivation Right Now)

Steve Kamb of NerdFitness.com started exercising back in high school without really knowing what he was doing. Through high school and college, he made every training mistake known to man and got zero results. It wasn’t until he graduated college and learned the right way to train that he started to see positive changes.
He’s … Read the rest

095: Why Meditation Improves Brain Power by Mary Jaksch of Good Life Zen (Reasons to Meditate & the Path to Awarness)

Mary Jaksch is an authorized Zen master (Diamond Sangha lineage), psychotherapist, and author. She has two nationalities,–English and German–and lives in New Zealand. She’s the mother of a grown-up son and lives happily ever after with her partner David. She’s been awarded an MA in Religious Studies, holds a 4th Dan Blackbelt in karate, started … Read the rest