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Good Life Project
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What does it mean to live a good life? What's the role of happiness, meaning, work, love, purpose, kindness, friendship, and more?... more

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Episodes

How I Took a Month Off to Write & Make Art (then what REALLY happened)

So today is a little bit of a different episode for you. As I sit here recording this, I have... more

08 Dec 2022 · 48 minutes
How Systems Free Us & Community Lifts Us Up | Neil Pasricha

Here’s a weird statement, my friend, Neil Pasricha, is simultaneously one of the free-est, and also most rules-based and systematized... more

05 Dec 2022 · 1 hour,
Jessica Nordell | How to Reveal & Change Our Hidden Scripts

Have you ever realized how often you think without really thinking? Jessica is an award-winning author and science writer known for... more

01 Dec 2022 · 58 minutes
How to Be Creative | Spotlight Convo

As we head into the final month of the year, which for many has been a year of re-emergence and... more

28 Nov 2022 · 1 hour, 10 minutes
How to Find Meaning Through Work, Set Boundaries, & Embrace Change | A Good Life Jam With Eric Zimmer

For a lot of us, 2020 was the wake-up call we desperately needed to be able to look at our... more

24 Nov 2022 · 1 hour, 8 minutes
How to Lead with Love (even when it’s hard) | Bishop Michael Curry

How do you step into conversations, whether personal or professional, family, friends, colleagues, or even perceived or real adversaries, and... more

21 Nov 2022 · 1 hour, 11 minutes
5 Life-Changing Holiday Survival Habits | Jonathan Fields

Ahh, that holiday time of year. A time for celebration and joy and generosity and reflection. And also a whole... more

17 Nov 2022 · 1 hour, 1 minute
Love & Lightning: A Heart-Centered Take on Work & Life | Jadah Sellner

Imagine, after years of struggling to find your way in different careers and trying out business ideas, you created something... more

14 Nov 2022 · 1 hour, 10 minutes
How to Live Longer (and Better) | David A. Sinclair, Ph.D.

Question for you: what if you could slow down, stop or even reverse your aging process? What if you could... more

10 Nov 2022 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
Anand Giridharadas | How to Change Minds

Is it even possible to have a genuinely open conversation that holds the potential to persuade someone to your point... more

07 Nov 2022 · 1 hour, 3 minutes
Alex Elle | How to Heal

I’ve come to realize something, we are all healing from something. All the time. Maybe it’s a physical illness or... more

03 Nov 2022 · 59 minutes
An Inspiring Comeback Story | Mike Han

Sometimes, life brings us to our knees in order to also bring us back to our essence. Question is, what... more

31 Oct 2022 · 1 hour, 1 minute
5 Life-Changing Relationship Habits | Jonathan Fields

So what if I told you that the things that will make the biggest difference in your life, your health,... more

27 Oct 2022 · 1 hour, 14 minutes
Jerry Saltz | How Art Changes Us (and is being changed by us)

Imagine working as an artist for a decade only to burn out, melt down, and vanish from that world to... more

24 Oct 2022 · 1 hour, 3 minutes
Dr. Marisa G. Franco | How to Make Adult Friends (and Why They Matter)

Friends matter, more than you even know. A lack of genuine, open, loving friends can lead to profound loneliness. And... more

20 Oct 2022 · 1 hour, 13 minutes
Elaine Aron, PhD | How Highly Sensitive People Thrive

So, what if being highly sensitive was actually a superpower, not something to be fixed?If you've ever heard the term,... more

17 Oct 2022 · 1 hour, 8 minutes
Maria Garcia | Anything For Selena

Have you ever been so deeply affected by another person that their story literally gives your life context and meaning... more

13 Oct 2022 · 58 minutes
Rabbi Danya Ruttenberg | How to Make Amends When We Cause Harm (and we all will)

We all mess up. Sometimes in small ways, but other times big ones. Sometimes privately, other times publicly. We don’t... more

10 Oct 2022 · 1 hour, 1 minute
Rolf Potts | What if You COULD Take that Dream Trip?

Traveling the world, especially for an extended period, may be a luxury you only dream about or can only do... more

06 Oct 2022 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
Jessi Hempel | The Power of Living Authentically, Even When it’s Hard

So, what’s your biggest secret? And, what’s the cost you’ve been bearing for living, or trying to live, under its... more

03 Oct 2022 · 1 hour,
Yung Pueblo | How to Create Clarity & Connection

Why is it that, so often, we need to be brought to our knees in order to wake up to,... more

29 Sep 2022 · 1 hour, 8 minutes
Catherine Burns | How To Tell A Captivating Story

Did you ever wish you could be that person who captivated a room, a gathering, an audience, a date with... more

26 Sep 2022 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
Rabbi Rami Shapiro | Spiritual, But Not Religious? What’s Really Going On.

You’ve heard the call, “I’m not religious, but I am spiritual.” What does that even mean? And, why are so... more

22 Sep 2022 · 57 minutes
Amanda Ripley | How to Navigate Conflict With Greater Ease

Life today can feel like wall-to-wall conflict. And most of us, well, we plain hate the feeling it gives us.... more

19 Sep 2022 · 1 hour,
5 Life-Changing Habits | Jonathan Fields

So we all have habits and routines, rituals, and behaviors that we do in the name of living our best... more

15 Sep 2022 · 1 hour,
DJ DiDonna | How to Take a Life-Changing Break

Let’s suspend judgment, just for a minute. What if you could take a few weeks, months, maybe even an entire... more

12 Sep 2022 · 1 hour, 9 minutes
Susan Piver | The Enneagram: A Powerful, Different Take on a Life-changing Tool

When you hear the word - enneagram, you likely have one of three replies: Oh, yay, can’t get enough of... more

08 Sep 2022 · 58 minutes
Ari Weinzweig | How Business Can Change the World, One Life at a Time

Imagine, being in your 20s, fresh out of washing dishes at a local restaurant, borrowing just enough money to open... more

06 Sep 2022 · 1 hour, 9 minutes
Jen Sincero | How to Be a Badass @ Money & Life

How do you flip the switch from struggle and futility to wild, unbridled joy and success? And how does money... more

01 Sep 2022 · 53 minutes
How to Create Life-Changing Boundaries | Spotlight Convo

This has been a year that has tested our boundaries on nearly every level. Work, friendship, family, community, geography, politics,... more

29 Aug 2022 · 1 hour, 2 minutes
Carolyn Chen | When Work Becomes Religion (and how it preys on us)

You may not think of your work as your religion, but for many, it’s trying to become exactly that! Without... more

25 Aug 2022 · 55 minutes
Simran Jeet Singh | On Bringing Us Back Together

We’ve all been othered, felt like we didn’t belong, at some point or moment in our lives. It feels awful.... more

22 Aug 2022 · 53 minutes
Patrice Washington | The Truth About Wealth (It’s Not What You Think)

What if wealth wasn’t what we thought? Sure, money is a part of it, and access, status, and at least... more

18 Aug 2022 · 50 minutes
Frank Lipman | The 6 Pillars of a Happy, Healthy Life [Best of]

Is happiness just in your mind, or does your body play a role? Is health just in your body, or... more

15 Aug 2022 · 58 minutes
Lisa Miller, Ph.D. | The Surprising Science of Spirituality

Whether you consider yourself a spiritual person, or not, your brain - yes, you - is wired for spirituality in... more

11 Aug 2022 · 1 hour, 8 minutes
Sabaa Tahir | All My Rage

Imagine leaving everything you know behind to start a life in a brand new country, all in hopes of providing... more

08 Aug 2022 · 58 minutes
Steve Magness | The Truth About Toughness (a better way to do hard things)

Adults do this thing — and maybe you've already done it yourself since you've grown up — where they go... more

04 Aug 2022 · 1 hour, 6 minutes
JoAnna Garcia Swisher | How to Stay True to Yourself, While Going for a Dream

How do you balance both the weight and the sense of possibility of pursuing a massive dream? Especially when you... more

01 Aug 2022 · 59 minutes
Colin O'Brady | The Power of Quests (and how to mount yours)

So, what would make someone strap a sled loaded with 375 pounds of food and supplies onto their body, then... more

28 Jul 2022 · 1 hour, 14 minutes
Tiffani R. Moore | Living & Flourishing With Chronic Illness

Imagine, after years of living on your own, building a 15-year career an award-winning career as a Creative Consultant and... more

25 Jul 2022 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
Ibram X. Kendi | How to Raise an Antiracist

One of the things I’ve come to believe during the now 10-year journey of Good Life Project is that there... more

21 Jul 2022 · 53 minutes
John Rzeznik | Goo Goo Dolls to Good Good Life [Best Of]

How does a founding member of one of the biggest bands of the last few decades create such incredible music,... more

18 Jul 2022 · 1 hour, 11 minutes
Dr. Jennifer Heisz | Move Your Body, Ease Your Mind

We all know how exercise and fitness can impact and improve our physical health. But, what about what it can... more

14 Jul 2022 · 1 hour, 5 minutes
Kerri Kelly | The Myth of Wellness & How We Truly Heal

We’ve all heard the call to self-care, some have even heeded it. But what if, beyond the core concept of... more

11 Jul 2022 · 1 hour, 2 minutes
Angus Fletcher | Sparking Creativity with the Power of Storytelling

The fact that you're listening to this podcast right now tells me ‌you likely already know the power of a... more

07 Jul 2022 · 1 hour, 8 minutes
Gail Devers | How to Take Back Control of Your Life and Health

Today's guest, Gail Devers, was a rising star in the world of running, winning title after title. Until her body... more

05 Jul 2022 · 1 hour, 1 minute
Jake Wesley Rogers | Embracing What Makes You Different

Vogue Magazine named today’s guest, Jake Wesley Rogers, Gen Z's Elton John, but truth is, he is a wildly-talented, 25-year-old... more

30 Jun 2022 · 48 minutes
Abby Wambach | Doing Hard Things & Falling in Love [Best Of]

For generations, Abby Wambach’s name has been synonymous with soccer. A two-time Olympic gold medalist, FIFA World Cup Champion, and... more

27 Jun 2022 · 1 hour, 14 minutes
Tara Westover | Educated: The Story Behind the Phenom

If you haven't heard of Tara Westover's memoir Educated. yet, you're in for a real treat. Her massive blockbuster book... more

23 Jun 2022 · 58 minutes
Jenna Kutcher | How “Are” You? No, Really.

When's the last time you've answered the question, "How are you?" honestly? Whether small talk is a good thing, a bad... more

20 Jun 2022 · 1 hour, 8 minutes
Florence Williams | What Heartbreak Does to Your Body (and what to do about it)

Heartbreak. We all experience it. It’s a horrible feeling, but can it actually, literally, break your heart, along with the... more

16 Jun 2022 · 55 minutes
Terry Real | How “Me First” Culture Destroys Us (and what to do about it)

So, what if being fiercely self-reliant and individualistic was actually a terrible thing? I know, I know, sounds silly. I... more

13 Jun 2022 · 57 minutes
Danica Roem | The Power of Living Authentically (even when it’s hard)

My guest today, Danica Roem, went from fronting a Death Metal band by night while building a career as an... more

09 Jun 2022 · 54 minutes
Nabil Ayers | Building a Living & Life Around a Passion

Imagine being a kid who loved music, who’d been brought up with jazz literally in his blood, graduating college, then,... more

06 Jun 2022 · 1 hour, 6 minutes
Rabbi Steve Leder | How to Live What Matters

With everything going on in the world recently, we've likely all thought to ourselves at some point, "Is humanity lost?"... more

02 Jun 2022 · 47 minutes
Jennifer Grey | Out of the Corner

When we consider the qualities and traits passed down throughout our family tree, we may think of the curly hair... more

31 May 2022 · 59 minutes
Chef Irene Shiang Li | How to Turn Passion & Play Into Impact & Success

When Chef Irene Li opened a food truck, mei mei, with her siblings, hoping to have fun together, build something... more

23 May 2022 · 53 minutes
Paul Conti, MD | Understanding Trauma & How to Heal From It

If you google the word “Trauma” you’ll find the top search results arrive in some form of the question “What... more

19 May 2022 · 1 hour, 3 minutes
Connie Lim aka MILCK | How to Break the Expectation Trap [Best Of]

Have you ever asked yourself: “Who am I? What do I stand for?” Many of us do ask these questions... more

16 May 2022 · 1 hour, 8 minutes
Julian Gilliam (LOGIK) | How to Embrace Your Inner Outlier & Change Culture

What if, instead of trying to fit in and be accepted, you embraced and harnessed the power of your inner... more

12 May 2022 · 1 hour, 14 minutes
Anne Helen Petersen | How To Make Your Work Fit Your Life

We’re all in a process of reimagining when it comes to work, looking at the changes we’ve made over the... more

09 May 2022 · 1 hour, 11 minutes
Johann Hari | Why You Can’t Pay Attention (and how to get it back)

I’ve come to believe that the quality and richness of our lives is, in no small part, determined by the... more

05 May 2022 · 1 hour, 7 minutes
Zoe Chance | How to Be More Influential (ethically)

What do you think of when you hear the word influence? Or the phrase, “be an influencer?” Maybe you think... more

02 May 2022 · 1 hour, 11 minutes
Wellness, Women & Wisdom | 4 Leading Voices

Is energy medicine real? What about Ayurveda? What about Western/modern medicine, what’s right and not so right about it? Does... more

28 Apr 2022 · 1 hour, 52 minutes
Blair Imani | How to Open Hearts & Change Minds

My guest today, Blair Imani, grew up in a house where sitting quiet in the face of any level of... more

25 Apr 2022 · 1 hour, 5 minutes
How Breathing Can Change Your Life | James Nestor [Best Of]

We all breathe. It just happens. But, what if the way you breathe made a massive difference in everything from... more

21 Apr 2022 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
Sara C. Mednick, PhD | How to Activate Your “Ease” Button

When was the last time you felt truly at peace? Relaxed, physically and emotionally at ease? How can you downregulate... more

18 Apr 2022 · 1 hour, 3 minutes
Shaka Senghor | How Not to Be Defined by Your Worst Moment

I’m fascinated by the idea of snap decisions, how some can lead to amazing outcomes, and others can destroy lives.... more

14 Apr 2022 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
Joan Osborne | A Life of Music, Travel & Activism

I still remember the first time I heard Joan Osborne’s iconic song, One of Us. I was 29, a couple... more

11 Apr 2022 · 57 minutes
Dr. Jud Brewer | How to Unwind Anxiety

Anxiety, even saying the word makes me a bit anxious. But, what if there was a way to unwind it... more

07 Apr 2022 · 1 hour, 1 minute
Susan Cain | The Power of Bittersweetness

Ever wonder why a certain sad song or even a few bars of just the right melancholy music will stop... more

04 Apr 2022 · 53 minutes
Good Food, Good Life | Legendary Chefs Take the Mic

Ever hear the phrase, “food is life?” Well, it rings true in so many ways. It’s not just about nutrition,... more

31 Mar 2022 · 1 hour, 23 minutes
Introducing SPARKED: Our New Podcast About Work & Life

Every week on the SPARKED podcast, we invite a listener to share what’s going on in their work & life,... more

30 Mar 2022 · 31 minutes
Mr. Chazz Lewis | How to Be a Teacher, Parent or Leader Who Changes Lives

Chazz Lewis’s mission in life is to enjoy the process of becoming the best version of himself and help others... more

28 Mar 2022 · 1 hour, 7 minutes
Hrishikesh Hirway | Life Beyond Song Exploder

Hrishikesh Hirway has been making music for as long as he can remember and, as an adult, spent years building... more

24 Mar 2022 · 1 hour, 3 minutes
Tom Bilyeu | How to Create Massive Impact

How’d a kid who loved movies and thought he’d be a filmmaker leave film school, and end up building a... more

21 Mar 2022 · 1 hour, 15 minutes
Jenny Blake | How to Create More Free Time

What would you give to have more free time, less stress & more ability to do the things you love,... more

17 Mar 2022 · 1 hour, 22 minutes
Arian Moayed | The Fear Never Leaves, You Just Keep Going [Best of]

Maybe you’ve seen this week’s guest, Arian Moayed, playing the role of Stewy on HBO’s Succession. Or in the breakaway... more

14 Mar 2022 · 1 hour, 19 minutes
Jordan Harbinger | How to Come Back From Disaster

What if you found yourself in the middle years of life, taking on responsibility, building a family, a reputation, a... more

10 Mar 2022 · 1 hour, 15 minutes
Amy Bloom | A “Good” Death (and why we need to talk about it)

What does it actually mean to have a “good” death? If you’re like most people, the very question - simply... more

07 Mar 2022 · 1 hour,
Sue Monk Kidd | How to “Change Lanes” & Reclaim Your Narrative

How does a surgical and pediatric nurse become one of the most widely acclaimed writers of our time? This was... more

03 Mar 2022 · 1 hour,
Rosie Acosta | How to Feel Radically Loved (even by you)

How do you create a radical change in direction in your life? My guest today, Rosie Acosta, found herself asking... more

28 Feb 2022 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
Bessel van der Kolk, MD | The Body Keeps the Score

These last few years have dealt a lot of blows to our state of mind, body, and health. On some... more

24 Feb 2022 · 1 hour,
Debbie Millman | How to Design a Life

How do you design a life of wonder and love, contribution and meaning, joy and expression? At the end of... more

21 Feb 2022 · 54 minutes
Mia Birdsong | Reimagining Family & Friendship [Best Of]

What do you think of when you hear the word “family?” For some, it’s feelings of love, belonging, support. For... more

17 Feb 2022 · 1 hour,
How to Love & Be Loved

When the curator of the longest-running study on human flourishing, the Grant Study, was asked if there was any one... more

14 Feb 2022 · 56 minutes
Cole Arthur Riley | Reclaiming the Stories That Shape Us

Cole Arthur Riley grew up in a house full of personalities that she describes as loud and funny, but as... more

10 Feb 2022 · 1 hour, 6 minutes
7 Ways to Find Calm (Even in a Storm)

Ever wonder what it would be like to have a near-magical ability to find yourself at peace, to dial in... more

07 Feb 2022 · 1 hour, 23 minutes
Janine Kwoh | Saying Yes to the Call to Create

Ever look at someone who has made an astonishing change in career, leaving behind what seemed like a dream career,... more

03 Feb 2022 · 1 hour,
Dan Pink | The Surprising Upside of Regret

We’ve all been told, try to live a life without regret. But, what if regret was actually a good thing?... more

31 Jan 2022 · 1 hour, 6 minutes
Parker J. Palmer | How to Let Your Life Speak

So, what might happen if you let go of what you thought your life would or should be, and created... more

27 Jan 2022 · 1 hour, 1 minute
How to Get Unstuck & Finish What Matters | Charlie Gilkey [Best Of]

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24 Jan 2022 · 1 hour, 18 minutes
Imara Jones | On the Power of Representation

Imagine walking through life, knowing who you are, but not feeling like you can live as that person? That was... more

20 Jan 2022 · 57 minutes
How to Bring Purpose & Possibility Into Your Work | The 2022 Plan

Millions of us are re-examining the role of work in our lives, getting more honest about what it needs to... more

17 Jan 2022 · 1 hour, 1 minute
Agapi Stassinopoulos | How to Speak to Spirit

When you think about the word “prayer,” does it repel you, trigger you, or draw you in? My guest today,... more

13 Jan 2022 · 1 hour,
How to Feel More Alive | The 2022 Plan

These last few years have left so many of us feeling drained, stifled, without energy, excitement or well, happiness or... more

10 Jan 2022 · 1 hour, 1 minute
Yrsa Daley-Ward | Meeting Yourself Where You Are

My guest today, Yrsa Daley-Ward, is an author, actor, model, and screenwriter of mixed Jamaican and Nigerian heritage. Growing up... more

06 Jan 2022 · 1 hour,
How to Accomplish Big Things | The 2022 Plan

Is there something big that you would love to accomplish in this new year? Something maybe you've been thinking about... more

03 Jan 2022 · 1 hour, 9 minutes
2021 Inspiration, Ideas & Insights That Moved Us

As we bring this year to a close, and what a year it’s been, I’ve been reflecting on how profound... more

30 Dec 2021 · 1 hour, 45 minutes
Elizabeth Lesser | Courage Over Comfort [Best Of]

Even as a kid, my guest, Elizabeth lesser was the rebel, the activist, the feminist in the family. Growing up... more

27 Dec 2021 · 59 minutes
Mansi Shah | Reclaiming Your Narrative

My guest today, Mansi Shah, spent years building a stunning career as a lawyer in the fast-moving world of Hollywood... more

23 Dec 2021 · 57 minutes
Cathy Heller | How To Be Intentional

How do you live a good life? That’s the question we’ve been asking here for nearly a decade. My guest... more

20 Dec 2021 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
Jeffrey Marsh | How To Be You

You may know my guest today, Jeffrey Marsh, from their spiritual and inclusive messages that have received over 1 billion... more

16 Dec 2021 · 1 hour, 2 minutes
How to Do the Ultimate Year-End Review

We tend to take on one of 3 modes as we head into the end of the year:Rush To The... more

13 Dec 2021 · 1 hour, 10 minutes
Nedra Glover Tawwab | Better Boundaries, Better Life

This has been a year that has tested our boundaries on nearly every level. Work, friendship, family, community, geography, politics,... more

09 Dec 2021 · 1 hour, 2 minutes
Micah Johnson | How a Pro Athlete Launched a Digital Art Revolution

From the age of 3, Micah Johnson knew what he wanted to be when he grew up - a professional... more

06 Dec 2021 · 1 hour, 2 minutes
Mark Groves | Human Connection Specialist

Imagine going to college and getting a minor in ‘you!’ Well, that’s just one of the semi-wild ideas that bubbled... more

02 Dec 2021 · 1 hour, 1 minute
Keisha N. Blain | On the Path to Freedom

With the rigor of a world-class researcher and the intention of someone who cares deeply about the human condition and... more

29 Nov 2021 · 1 hour, 1 minute
On Gratitude | Anne Lamott, Janice Kaplan & Jonathan Fields

We’re entering a time of year where gratitude is on our minds. And, honestly, it’s also been a year, even... more

25 Nov 2021 · 1 hour, 1 minute
Dr. Chanda Prescod-Weinstein | All Things Being Equal, Nothing Ever Is

One of the leading physicists of her generation, Dr. Chanda Prescod-Weinstein is a Professor of Physics and Core Faculty Member... more

22 Nov 2021 · 59 minutes
Jeffrey Davis | A Wonder-Full Life

What if you could work, play, and live in a state of wonder? Even now! That’s the question I explore... more

18 Nov 2021 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
Tim Ferriss | On Love, Loss & Meaning [Best Of]

If you LOVED this episode:You’ll also love the conversations we had with Kamal Ravikant about reimagining life and learning to... more

15 Nov 2021 · 1 hour, 23 minutes
Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis | A Fierce Love

The Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis is an author, Activist, and Public Theologian, the first woman and first Black Senior Minister... more

11 Nov 2021 · 1 hour,
Andy J. Pizza | Your Creative Pep Talk

Imagine going through life with the name, Andy J. Pizza. That’s what my guest today goes by, but it wasn’t... more

08 Nov 2021 · 1 hour, 23 minutes
Anthony Trucks | Shifting Your Identity

If you LOVED this episode:You’ll also love the conversations we had with Dr. Jill Bolte Taylor about how we can... more

04 Nov 2021 · 1 hour, 3 minutes
Diego Perez (Yung Pueblo) | Clarity & Connection

Born in Guayaquil Ecuador, Deigo Perez - who is known by the pseudonym Yung Pueblo - moved with his family... more

01 Nov 2021 · 1 hour, 8 minutes
Shelly Tygielski | Awakening to Your Call

Brought up in a deeply observant Jewish Orthodox household with a reverence for her family’s history, Shelly Tygielski embraced the... more

28 Oct 2021 · 1 hour, 10 minutes
Alan Cumming | Making Peace & Claiming Joy

Surviving what he describes as a tormented childhood riddled with abuse, Alan Cumming turned to acting, before he knew it... more

25 Oct 2021 · 46 minutes
Najwa Zebian | You Are Your Home

Najwa Zebian is a Lebanese-Canadian activist, author, speaker, and educator who developed a passion for language at a young age,... more

21 Oct 2021 · 1 hour, 22 minutes
Adam J. Kurtz | Art, Life & Backhanded Optimism

Adam J. Kurtz (whose artist’s identity is Adam JK, is a designer, artist, and speaker whose work is rooted in... more

18 Oct 2021 · 55 minutes
Dr. Maya Shankar | Change Happens

Imagine being so drawn to a pursuit as a kid, it consumes most of your waking hours, rapidly becomes your... more

14 Oct 2021 · 1 hour, 1 minute
Joanne Lee Molinaro | The Korean Vegan

Joanne Molinaro was deep into her career as a full-time attorney when she started blogging as The Korean Vegan, a... more

11 Oct 2021 · 1 hour, 2 minutes
Julia Cameron | Living the Artist’s Way [Best Of]

In 1992, after years of teaching workshops on creative unblocking, Julia Cameron self-published The Artist's Way, which became a global... more

07 Oct 2021 · 1 hour,
Matt Haig | Reasons to Stay Alive (and then some)

At the age of 24, living in Ibiza, Matt Haig stepped to the ledge of a cliff with the intention... more

04 Oct 2021 · 54 minutes
Kristoffer Carter (“KC”) | Permission to Glow

I first met Kristoffer Carer nearly a decade ago when he raised his hand to participate in the inaugural Good... more

30 Sep 2021 · 1 hour, 11 minutes
Mel Robbins | The High 5 Habit & Beyond

Mel Robbins is one of the leading voices in personal development and transformation and an international bestselling author. Her work... more

27 Sep 2021 · 1 hour, 6 minutes
The Joy of Work [For Real] | Sparked Stories

So question for you: When was the last time you did something where it was so immersive, so enjoyable it... more

23 Sep 2021 · 56 minutes
Jonathan & Cyndie | Turning the Mic on Jonathan

This episode will be unlike any conversation we’ve ever aired on Good Life Project. For the first time on the... more

20 Sep 2021 · 54 minutes
Jessi Hempel | Creating Space to Grow

I’ve been a fan of Jessi Hempel’s writing and amazing podcast, Hello Monday, for years now, but it was her... more

16 Sep 2021 · 1 hour,
Valarie Kaur | A Revolutionary Love

Valarie Kaur is an activist, documentary filmmaker, lawyer, educator, and faith leader. She rose to global acclaim in late 2016... more

13 Sep 2021 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
Justin Baldoni | Reimagining Work, Love & Masculinity

After years in the entertainment world, Justin Baldoni, found that classic breakout moment as an actor in the role of... more

09 Sep 2021 · 52 minutes
Kate Johnson | Radical Friendship

Friends make life better. We’ve all experienced that. But, could a very specific kind of friendship - Radical Friendship -... more

07 Sep 2021 · 56 minutes
Rev. angel Kyodo williams | A Path to Collective Liberation

Rev. angel Kyodo williams has been bridging the worlds of liberation, love, and justice her entire adult life. Her critically... more

02 Sep 2021 · 1 hour,
Jameela Jamil | On Adversity, Celebrity and Activism [BEST OF]

My guest today, Jameela Jamil, was a household name in the UK for years. Hosting shows on T4 and BBC... more

30 Aug 2021 · 57 minutes
Tara Brach | Wisdom For Anxious Times [BEST OF]

My guest today, Tara Brach, has been one of my teachers for years, though she never knew it. Back in... more

26 Aug 2021 · 1 hour, 2 minutes
Julia Galef | How to Stop Deluding Ourselves

We tend to think we’re smart, rational beings, making good choices based on clear information. In truth, we’re anything but.... more

23 Aug 2021 · 1 hour, 7 minutes
Katy Milkman | How to Change

Ever want to change something that really matters to you, but struggle to make it stick, let alone wonder how... more

19 Aug 2021 · 1 hour, 2 minutes
James Victore | How to Have a Point of View [BEST OF]

When James Victore was told by a professor, in his design program during college, that he wasn’t cut out for... more

16 Aug 2021 · 1 hour, 1 minute
How to Reclaim Work & Come Back to Life

Work, as we know it, is broken. Has been for a long time. But this moment we're in has brought... more

12 Aug 2021 · 54 minutes
Natalie Baszile | We Are Each Other’s Harvest

Farming has been a huge part of our history and culture for generations. But, there’s a part of the story... more

09 Aug 2021 · 57 minutes
Scott Shute | The Full Body Yes

How does a kid who grew up on a farm in the midwest, who struggled with mental illness on a... more

05 Aug 2021 · 57 minutes
Megan Devine | It's Still Okay to Not Be Okay

There’s something big happening that few people are really talking about in a meaningful and constructive way. A sense of... more

02 Aug 2021 · 56 minutes
Danielle Henderson | The Ugly Cry

Danielle Henderson is a TV writer, former editor for Rookie, cohost of the film podcast I Saw What You Did,... more

29 Jul 2021 · 1 hour, 6 minutes
Mental Health | Leading Voices

This past year and a half has pushed many of us to the brink, in a lot of ways. Relationships.... more

26 Jul 2021 · 1 hour, 19 minutes
Michelle Williams | Destiny’s Child, Darkness & Devotion

A member of the iconic Destiny's Child supergroup, along with Beyonce Knowles and Kelly Rowland, on the surface, Michelle Williams... more

22 Jul 2021 · 55 minutes
Ron Friedman, Ph.D. | The Truth About Greatness

Want to be great at something you love? Don’t follow the age-old tropes. For decades, we’ve been told that, in... more

19 Jul 2021 · 1 hour, 1 minute
Gary Kemp | Life Beyond Spandau Ballet

If I said the words, “I know this much is true,” a certain generation of humans would immediately start humming... more

15 Jul 2021 · 1 hour, 3 minutes
Elaine Aron, PhD | Highly Sensitive People

If you’re ever heard the term, “highly sensitive person,” or even been called highly sensitive and maybe even recoiled a... more

12 Jul 2021 · 1 hour, 8 minutes
Ocean Vuong | On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous

A refugee at the age of two, Ocean Vuong and his mom found themselves fleeing Saigon, Vietnam, traveling across the... more

08 Jul 2021 · 1 hour, 5 minutes
Dallas Graham | The Story of a Lifetime

Dallas Graham never planned to help kids tell their life stories. A fiercely creative and compassionate Salt Lake City graphic... more

05 Jul 2021 · 58 minutes
Glennon Doyle | Stepping Into Your Truth [BEST OF]

Glennon Doyle is an activist and founder and president of Together Rising an all-women-led foundation that has revolutionized grassroots philanthropy... more

01 Jul 2021 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
Lisa Congdon | Bringing Your Whole Self to Life

It seems, every time I sit down with my friend, illustrator, fine artist, and author Lisa Congdon, she’s in a... more

28 Jun 2021 · 53 minutes
Glo Atanmo | A Life Beyond Convention

When Glo Atamno stepped on a plane with a one-way ticket and $500 years back, she knew she wanted a... more

24 Jun 2021 · 56 minutes
Reimagining Relationships | Expert Panel

Would it surprise you to learn that the depth and quality of your relationships is the single biggest determinant of... more

21 Jun 2021 · 1 hour, 31 minutes
Ellen Hendriksen, PhD | Taming Social Anxiety [BEST OF]

It’s one thing to feel uncomfortable around others, especially new people in a new environment. But, it’s another thing when... more

17 Jun 2021 · 1 hour, 9 minutes
Ethan Kross | Chatter: Harnessing Our Inner Dialogue

If you’re like most people, there’s a certain amount of chatter that goes on in your head throughout the day.... more

14 Jun 2021 · 1 hour, 3 minutes
Aviva Romm, MD | Women's Health Revolution

The world of medicine is in a place of profound disruption, and that’s a really good thing. Because things have... more

10 Jun 2021 · 55 minutes
Adam Gazzaley | Neuroscience, Psychedelics & Attention

How does the neuroscience of attention affect nearly every aspect of our capacity to live good lives? How can we... more

07 Jun 2021 · 53 minutes
Meditation | Science, Soul & Practice

Today’s episode is special, it’s a unique meditation deep dive that brings together the deep, research-driven insights from Daniel Goleman,... more

03 Jun 2021 · 1 hour, 5 minutes
Chris Bosh | Letters to a Young Athlete

What happens when the thing you’ve loved since you were a kid, the thing that led you to become an... more

01 Jun 2021 · 58 minutes
Good Life Project
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How does the neuroscience of attention affect nearly every aspect of our capacity to live good lives? How can we harness tech... more