FOR DUMMIES: The Podcast

FOR DUMMIES: The Podcast

The Secrets of the Mediterranean Diet
Jan 20, 2020 31:34

The Secrets of the Mediterranean Diet

In this episode we will be looking at a diet and lifestyle named for the area of the world it comes from, namely the Mediterranean. Our host, Eric Martsolf is diving into “Mediterranean Diet Cookbook For Dummies” by Meri Raffetto and Wendy Jo Peterson. Both women are wellness experts and both hold impressive resumes in the area of helping people be more healthy via diet and lifestyle -- as usual, the For Dummies podcast is bringing you thought leaders to help you improve your life. Please help us to bring you products from sponsors that mean something to you! Take one minute and fill out our DUMMIES SPONSOR & PRODUCT SURVEY: https://survey.libsyn.com/fordummiesthepodcastis This episode is sponsored by Away Travel. Away has luggage that works for the way you travel. For $20 off any suitcase or bag, visit Away Travel.com/dummies and use promo code ‘dummies’ during checkout! ABOUT ERIC MARTSOLF With over 3500 episodes of television under his belt, Mr. Martsolf has been providing "love in the afternoon" for NBC Daytime for the last 17 years. His portrayals of Ethan Winthrop on "Passions" and currently Brady Black on "Days of our Lives" have resulted in numerous industry accolades. He made daytime history in 2014 by being the first actor ever to win an Emmy in the Best Supporting Actor category for "Days of our Lives." His television credits expand into primetime (Extant, NCIS, Rizzoli & Isles), and his musical theatre repertoire consists of over 40 productions, including his critically acclaimed role as the Pharaoh in the Osmond Broadway Tour of "Joseph." Fans of the DC Universe will most notably recognize him as Justice League member and futuristic hero Booster Goldfrom the series Smallville. @ericmartsolf - Twitter (Blue check mark) ericmartsolf - Instagram (Blue check mark) ABOUT THE AUTHORS Meri Raffetto, RDN, founded Real Living Nutrition Services (reallivingnutrition.com), which pro- vides one of the only interactive online weight-loss and wellness programs. Wendy Jo Peterson MS, RDN, enhances the nutrition of clients ranging from elite athletes to pediatric patients, and is currently a culinary instructor at Mesa College.
How to get pregnant. (There's more to it than you think!)
Jan 13, 2020 37:21

How to get pregnant. (There's more to it than you think!)

For many couples, pregnancy is a happy accident, for others it’s just a plain old accident. But for still others, pregnancy is carefully planned, and may take a long time and multiple attempts. Today we will be exploring getting pregnant, and this is not one you want to miss. This week, host Eric Martsolf is diving into “Getting Pregnant For Dummies” by Dr. John Rinehart, Lisa Rinehart, and Jackie Thompson. This is probably the greatest assembly of brainpower on a subject featured on the For Dummies podcast, as we are bringing not 1, but 2, experts in pregnancy. This makes a lot of sense, because babies are serious business. Please help us to bring you products from sponsors that mean something to you! Take one minute and fill out our DUMMIES SPONSOR & PRODUCT SURVEY: https://survey.libsyn.com/fordummiesthepodcastis This episode is sponsored by Away Travel. Away has luggage that works for the way you travel. For $20 off any suitcase or bag, visit Away Travel.com/dummies and use promo code ‘dummies’ during checkout! ABOUT ERIC MARTSOLF With over 3500 episodes of television under his belt, Mr. Martsolf has been providing "love in the afternoon" for NBC Daytime for the last 17 years. His portrayals of Ethan Winthrop on "Passions" and currently Brady Black on "Days of our Lives" have resulted in numerous industry accolades. He made daytime history in 2014 by being the first actor ever to win an Emmy in the Best Supporting Actor category for "Days of our Lives." His television credits expand into primetime (Extant, NCIS, Rizzoli & Isles), and his musical theatre repertoire consists of over 40 productions, including his critically acclaimed role as the Pharaoh in the Osmond Broadway Tour of "Joseph." Fans of the DC Universe will most notably recognize him as Justice League member and futuristic hero Booster Goldfrom the series Smallville. @ericmartsolf - Twitter (Blue check mark) ericmartsolf - Instagram (Blue check mark) About the Authors Dr. John Rinehart has maintained his practice in infertility and reproductive endocrinology for 35 years. He teaches at the Pritzker School of Medicine. Lisa Rinehart is a healthcare attorney and medical practice consultant and a frequent speaker on reproductive law. Jackie Thompson is the author of Fertility For Dummies and Infertility For Dummies.
Learn the secrets to creating a resume that will land you your dream job!
Jan 06, 2020 29:57

Learn the secrets to creating a resume that will land you your dream job!

How do you get a new job? Unless you have an inside hookup, it’s all about how you market yourself, and the main way we market ourselves to prospective employers is with our resume. In this episode, join host, Eric Martsolf as he dives into “Resumes For Dummies” by Laura DeCarlo. You could scour the entire world for a better expert on resumes than Laura, but you’d come up empty. She is recognized as a “Career Hero,” and is the founder of Career Directors International, an organization that trains resume writers and career coaches. We’re thrilled that Laura is joining us to help us achieve our future career goals. This episode is sponsored by Bombas Socks, with tons of different colors, patterns, lengths, and styles. Save 20% on your first purchase when you shop at Bombas.com/DUMMIES. Please help us to bring you products from sponsors that mean something to you! Take one minute and fill out our DUMMIES SPONSOR & PRODUCT SURVEY: https://survey.libsyn.com/fordummiesthepodcast ABOUT ERIC MARTSOLF With over 3500 episodes of television under his belt, Mr. Martsolf has been providing "love in the afternoon" for NBC Daytime for the last 17 years. His portrayals of Ethan Winthrop on "Passions" and currently Brady Black on "Days of our Lives" have resulted in numerous industry accolades. He made daytime history in 2014 by being the first actor ever to win an Emmy in the Best Supporting Actor category for "Days of our Lives." His television credits expand into primetime (Extant, NCIS, Rizzoli & Isles), and his musical theatre repertoire consists of over 40 productions, including his critically acclaimed role as the Pharaoh in the Osmond Broadway Tour of "Joseph." Fans of the DC Universe will most notably recognize him as Justice League member and futuristic hero Booster Goldfrom the series Smallville. @ericmartsolf - Twitter (Blue check mark) ericmartsolf - Instagram (Blue check mark) ABOUT LAURA DeCARLO Laura DeCarlo is recognized as the business success coach for career and resume professionals who want to authentically grow their businesses and dramatically enhance their skills. In her second year of private practice as a resume writer and career coach over 20 years ago, Laura successfully broke the six-figure revenue mark. It is her mission to help other career and resume professionals to experience similar success as she wholeheartedly embraces the belief that, “Ours is an industry with a soul where you can make a major difference while also making an extraordinary living.” She has championed the ‘career hero’ mantra by pioneering efforts in visibility, credibility, and quality within the career services industry for both job seekers and career professionals as the founder of the global membership-based company, Career Directors International. Throughout her career she has spearheaded the development of numerous training programs and presentations for job seekers and career professionals, including the most recent, Certified Professional in Online Job Search & Reputation Management. An industry leader, she has earned two degrees and 11 industry certifications and designations such as Master Career Director and Certified Master Resume Writer. She is credentialed as an Infinite Possibilities Certified Trainer, Money Breakthrough Method Certified Coach®, and Certified Money, Marketing and Soul Coach®. She is a member of the elite Forbes Coaches Council. Further, she has received the industry’s most prestigious awards in resume writing, career coaching, and job placement. Laura is the author of Resumes for Dummies, 7th Edition (Wiley), Interviewing: The Gold Standard and Interview Pocket RX as well as co-author of Job Search Bloopers (Career Press); she has also been featured in over 15 resume and cover letter compendiums. As a resume writer, career coach, and career director f
For Dummies most popular episode so far!
Dec 30, 2019 38:01

For Dummies most popular episode so far!

In case you missed it, Success Habits For Dummies has been our most popular episode so far. A great way to help yourself reach your goals is to learn from those who have achieved success. This week we are diving in to “Success Habits For Dummies,” by author and speaker Dirk Zeller. We’re being joined by a special guest, Dr. Angel Iscovich, Dr. I to his admirers, to talk about how you can develop the habits necessary to make you successful in whatever area of life you choose. This week's episode is sponsored by Raycon wireless earbuds. Before you go dropping hundreds of dollars on a pair of wireless earbuds, you need to check out the wireless earbuds from Raycon! Go to BUYRAYCON.com/FORDUMMIES to get 15-percent off your order of Raycon wireless earbuds. ABOUT ERIC MARTSOLF With over 3500 episodes of television under his belt, Mr. Martsolf has been providing "love in the afternoon" for NBC Daytime for the last 17 years. His portrayals of Ethan Winthrop on "Passions" and currently Brady Black on "Days of our Lives" have resulted in numerous industry accolades. He made daytime history in 2014 by being the first actor ever to win an Emmy in the Best Supporting Actor category for "Days of our Lives." His television credits expand into primetime (Extant, NCIS, Rizzoli & Isles), and his musical theatre repertoire consists of over 40 productions, including his critically acclaimed role as the Pharaoh in the Osmond Broadway Tour of "Joseph." Fans of the DC Universe will most notably recognize him as Justice League member and futuristic hero Booster Goldfrom the series Smallville. @ericmartsolf - Twitter (Blue check mark) ericmartsolf - Instagram (Blue check mark) About Dr. Angel Iscovisch An author/speaker, Dr, I is a physician and an experienced Chief Executive Officer with a demonstrated history in several industries. Graduate of the University of California San Francisco School of Medicine with post graduate training in Psychiatry, including an area of focus in human behavior, most notably emergency medicine. @DrIRoutineology (Twitter) Dr. I (Instagram) www.angeliscovich.com (Website)
Our second most popular episode!
Dec 23, 2019 31:10

Our second most popular episode!

Personal Finance For Dummies has been our second most popular episode of the series! So in case you missed it, this week we are diving into “Personal Finance For Dummies,” by Eric Tyson. Eric left behind a career in management consulting to work directly with Americans of all financial backgrounds to improve their financial health and achieve their goals and dreams. He’s also written quite a few other bestselling books along the way. This episode is sponsored by ZipRecruiter, the smartest way to hire! See why ZipRecruiter is effective for businesses of all sizes. Try ZipRecruiter FOR FREE at ZipRecruiter.com/dummies! ABOUT HOST, ERIC MARTSOLF With over 3500 episodes of television under his belt, Mr. Martsolf has been providing "love in the afternoon" for NBC Daytime for the last 17 years. His portrayals of Ethan Winthrop on "Passions" and currently Brady Black on "Days of our Lives" have resulted in numerous industry accolades. He made daytime history in 2014 by being the first actor ever to win an Emmy in the Best Supporting Actor category for "Days of our Lives." His television credits expand into primetime (Extant, NCIS, Rizzoli & Isles), and his musical theatre repertoire consists of over 40 productions, including his critically acclaimed role as the Pharaoh in the Osmond Broadway Tour of "Joseph." Fans of the DC Universe will most notably recognize him as Justice League member and futuristic hero Booster Goldfrom the series Smallville. @ericmartsolf - Twitter (Blue check mark) ericmartsolf - Instagram (Blue check mark) Meet Eric Tyson, MBA Eric Tyson is a best-selling personal finance book author and has penned five national best sellers. He is also the only author to have four of his books simultaneously on Business Week's business book bestseller list. His Personal Finance For Dummies, a Wall Street Journal best-seller, won the Benjamin Franklin Award for Best Business Book of the Year. Eric's syndicated newspaper column is read by millions of readers weekly. He is a former columnist and award-winning journalist for the Sunday San Francisco Chronicle. His website, www.erictyson.com, rocketed into the top one percent of financial websites within its first year of operation. Eric's work has been featured and quoted in hundreds of local and national publications and media outlets including Newsweek, The Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, Forbes, Kiplinger's Personal Finance Magazine, Money, Worth, Parenting, USA Today and on the NBC Today Show, ABC, Fox News, CNBC, PBS Nightly Business Report, CNN, and on CBS national radio, NPR's Marketplace Money and Bloomberg Business Radio. He's also been a featured speaker at a White House conference on retirement planning.
How to kick your smoking or vaping addiction for good!
Dec 16, 2019 25:40

How to kick your smoking or vaping addiction for good!

Even the heaviest smoker frequently promises themselves that they will quit soon, and if you’re a smoker or know a smoker who wants to quit, you’re in luck this week. Host Eric Martsolf is diving into “Quitting Smoking and Vaping For Dummies” by Dr. Laura L. Smith and Dr. Charles H. Elliott. Quitting smoking is such a serious topic, we have not only one expert Ph.D. to explain it, but two. And leave it to the For Dummies Podcast to feature both the current President of the New Mexico Psychological Association, and the past president as well. This episode is sponsored by Away Travel. Away has luggage that works for the way you travel. For $20 off any suitcase or bag, visit AwayTravel.com/dummies and use promo code ‘dummies’ during checkout! Please help us to bring you products from sponsors that mean something to you! Take one minute and fill out our DUMMIES SPONSOR & PRODUCT SURVEY: https://survey.libsyn.com/fordummiesthepodcast ABOUT ERIC MARTSOLF With over 3500 episodes of television under his belt, Mr. Martsolf has been providing "love in the afternoon" for NBC Daytime for the last 17 years. His portrayals of Ethan Winthrop on "Passions" and currently Brady Black on "Days of our Lives" have resulted in numerous industry accolades. He made daytime history in 2014 by being the first actor ever to win an Emmy in the Best Supporting Actor category for "Days of our Lives." His television credits expand into primetime (Extant, NCIS, Rizzoli & Isles), and his musical theatre repertoire consists of over 40 productions, including his critically acclaimed role as the Pharaoh in the Osmond Broadway Tour of "Joseph." Fans of the DC Universe will most notably recognize him as Justice League member and futuristic hero Booster Goldfrom the series Smallville. @ericmartsolf - Twitter (Blue check mark) ericmartsolf - Instagram (Blue check mark)
How to manage stress during the most stressful time of the year!
Dec 09, 2019 26:20

How to manage stress during the most stressful time of the year!

This week we will be exploring how to manage your stress level not only during the holidays, but throughout the whole year. We are joined by Dr. Allen Elkin, author of “Stress Management For Dummies." Dr. Elkin isn’t just your typical Ph.D. in clinical psychology with a thing or two to say about stress. He is the director of the Stress Management and Counseling Center in New York City and a nationally known expert on the subject. We’re bringing in the big guns to fight stress this week! This episode is sponsored by Bombas Socks, with tons of different colors, patterns, lengths, and styles. Save 20% on your first purchase when you shop at Bombas.com/DUMMIES. Please help us to bring you products from sponsors that mean something to you! Take one minute and fill out our DUMMIES SPONSOR & PRODUCT SURVEY: https://survey.libsyn.com/fordummiesthepodcast ABOUT ERIC MARTSOLF With over 3500 episodes of television under his belt, Mr. Martsolf has been providing "love in the afternoon" for NBC Daytime for the last 17 years. His portrayals of Ethan Winthrop on "Passions" and currently Brady Black on "Days of our Lives" have resulted in numerous industry accolades. He made daytime history in 2014 by being the first actor ever to win an Emmy in the Best Supporting Actor category for "Days of our Lives." His television credits expand into primetime (Extant, NCIS, Rizzoli & Isles), and his musical theatre repertoire consists of over 40 productions, including his critically acclaimed role as the Pharaoh in the Osmond Broadway Tour of "Joseph." Fans of the DC Universe will most notably recognize him as Justice League member and futuristic hero Booster Goldfrom the series Smallville. @ericmartsolf - Twitter (Blue check mark) ericmartsolf - Instagram (Blue check mark)
Let's get organized!
Dec 02, 2019 27:36

Let's get organized!

This week we are going to explore decluttering your home and your life. Joining us is Jane Stoller, an organizational expert and author of "Decluttering For Dummies." Jane helps you bypass the stress of a tidying project by offering simple, proven methods for organizing every space in your life―even your mind! Build a new mindset for minimalist living Declutter your home, office, and digital life Develop new routines for a tidier life Establish minimalist practices ABOUT ERIC MARTSOLF With over 3500 episodes of television under his belt, Mr. Martsolf has been providing "love in the afternoon" for NBC Daytime for the last 17 years. His portrayals of Ethan Winthrop on "Passions" and currently Brady Black on "Days of our Lives" have resulted in numerous industry accolades. He made daytime history in 2014 by being the first actor ever to win an Emmy in the Best Supporting Actor category for "Days of our Lives." His television credits expand into primetime (Extant, NCIS, Rizzoli & Isles), and his musical theatre repertoire consists of over 40 productions, including his critically acclaimed role as the Pharaoh in the Osmond Broadway Tour of "Joseph." Fans of the DC Universe will most notably recognize him as Justice League member and futuristic hero Booster Goldfrom the series Smallville. @ericmartsolf - Twitter (Blue check mark) ericmartsolf - Instagram (Blue check mark) About Jane Stoller Jane is a Swiss-Canadian life-biz organizer, speaker, author and university instructor whose passion is in de-cluttering spaces and organizing business processes. She wrote her first book Organizing for Your Lifestyle in 2016 to help friends get more organized. https://www.organizedjane.com/ @OrganizingJane - Twitter organizejane - Instagram (Blue check mark)
If you want lose weight, think clearer, and gain energy, listen to this episode!
Nov 25, 2019 26:55

If you want lose weight, think clearer, and gain energy, listen to this episode!

Just in time for the holidays, we’re going to be exploring one of the most popular weight loss plans in America, the Keto diet. Join host, Eric Martsolf as he dives into “Keto Diet For Dummies” by Rami and Vicky Abrams. Rami and Vicky don’t just write about the Keto diet, they live it. In fact, they were so impressed with what Keto did to improve their lives, they jumped into the lifestyle completely, now running the blog taste-a-holics and even publishing a keto diet app. FOR DUMMIES Audience Survey. We want to make sure we share sponsors and products you really care about. So we need to learn little about you. Please fill out this survey. It takes less than a minute: https://survey.libsyn.com/fordummiesthepodcast Thank you! This episode is sponsored by Away Travel. Away has luggage that works for the way you travel. For $20 off any suitcase or bag, visit AwayTravel.com/dummies Use promo code ‘dummies’ during checkout! ABOUT ERIC MARTSOLF With over 3500 episodes of television under his belt, Mr. Martsolf has been providing "love in the afternoon" for NBC Daytime for the last 17 years. His portrayals of Ethan Winthrop on "Passions" and currently Brady Black on "Days of our Lives" have resulted in numerous industry accolades. He made daytime history in 2014 by being the first actor ever to win an Emmy in the Best Supporting Actor category for "Days of our Lives." His television credits expand into primetime (Extant, NCIS, Rizzoli & Isles), and his musical theatre repertoire consists of over 40 productions, including his critically acclaimed role as the Pharaoh in the Osmond Broadway Tour of "Joseph." Fans of the DC Universe will most notably recognize him as Justice League member and futuristic hero Booster Goldfrom the series Smallville. @ericmartsolf - Twitter (Blue check mark) ericmartsolf - Instagram (Blue check mark) About Rami and Vicky Abrams Rami and Vicky are entrepreneurs and devoted foodies who were so impressed by how keto transformed their lives that they founded Tasteaholics.com, a leading low-carb lifestyle blog; Total Keto Diet, one of the most popular keto apps; and So Nourished, Inc., a low-carb product company, to help share its health benefits around the world.
Why your success is in the stars!
Nov 18, 2019 31:39

Why your success is in the stars!

This week we’re diving in to Astrology, the more mystical side of our search for meaning in the Heavens. Rae Orion, author of "Astrology For Dummies" has been casting horoscopes since 1973 and has written extensively about what we can learn from the stars and planets. This episode is sponsored by Away Travel. Away has luggage that works for the way you travel. For $20 off any suitcase or bag, visit Away Travel.com/dummies and use promo code ‘dummies’ during checkout! ABOUT ERIC MARTSOLF With over 3500 episodes of television under his belt, Mr. Martsolf has been providing "love in the afternoon" for NBC Daytime for the last 17 years. His portrayals of Ethan Winthrop on "Passions" and currently Brady Black on "Days of our Lives" have resulted in numerous industry accolades. He made daytime history in 2014 by being the first actor ever to win an Emmy in the Best Supporting Actor category for "Days of our Lives." His television credits expand into primetime (Extant, NCIS, Rizzoli & Isles), and his musical theatre repertoire consists of over 40 productions, including his critically acclaimed role as the Pharaoh in the Osmond Broadway Tour of "Joseph." Fans of the DC Universe will most notably recognize him as Justice League member and futuristic hero Booster Goldfrom the series Smallville. @ericmartsolf - Twitter (Blue check mark) ericmartsolf - Instagram (Blue check mark) About Rae Orion Rae Orion has been casting horoscopes since 1973 and has written the astrology columns for well-known periodicals. She's also taught astrology to high school students and social service professionals.