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Gretchen Rubin is HAPPIER, and she wants you to be happier too. The #1 bestselling author of The Happiness Project and Better Than Before gets more personal than ever as she brings her practical, manageable advice about happiness and good habits to this lively, thought-provoking podcast. Gretchen’s cohost and guinea pig is her younger sister, Elizabeth Craft, a TV writer and producer living in Los Angeles, who (lovingly) refers to Gretchen as her happiness bully. Part of the Cadence13 Network.
 
Writers talking to writers about the problems, processes, and creative solutions that unify us all. This podcast uses the following third-party services for analysis: Chartable - https://chartable.com/privacy Dynamo - https://www.voxnest.com/dynamo/privacy-policies Podcorn - https://podcorn.com/privacy
 
Savvy, practical insights on where our Education Establishment went wrong and how most schools can be improved. LET'S FIX EDUCATION explains the many dysfunctional theories and methods operating within our schools. This podcast is intended for parents, teachers, and community leaders who want education reform. Each week, LET'S FIX EDUCATION examines another problem in our public schools, such as: Constructivism. Learning styles. Sight-words. No memorization. Cooperative learning. Prior knowl ...
 
Sponsored by Candlewick Press and the Teachers College Reading and Writing Project, this educator-focused series highlights the work of Black authors and illustrators. Sonja Cherry-Paul, Director of Diversity and Equity at the TCRWP, leads discussions with children’s book creators about their work and the powerful ways their books can live in classrooms. For a full schedule and more information as to how to participate in these thoughtful, informative, and powerful conversations as they happ ...
 
Alan Skorski has been a political activist for almost 40 years. He authored 2 books; Pants on Fire: How Al Franken Lies, Smears, and Deceives and Israel Betrayed: How the Democrats, J Street, and Jewish Left Have Undermined Israel. He has appeared on Fox News, MSNBC, Newsmax, and C-Span. Baila Sebrow is a journalist, inspirational international speaker, and 5TJT columnist who also hosted numerous radio and Cable TV shows, including Insight/Israel. She is the Founder and President of Neshoma ...
 
The Naked Eye Podcast is a show designed to help people learn how to see clearly with the naked eye. No glasses, no contacts, no laser eye surgeries… just natural vision improvement. Together we’ll explore the holistic side of eyecare and how natural alternatives like the Bates Method, Yoga, Meditation, Breathwork and more can give you healthier eyes, which leads to better eyesight and insight. Nathan Oxenfeld will be teaching you natural vision tips and vision enhancement practices, coverin ...
 
Chris Gore @thatChrisGore from DVDuesday, g4, “Podcrash with That Chris Gore” and of course Film Threat Magazine has many many hilarious appearances on the Proudly Resents podcast. Chris Gore talks about Planet of the Apes, Logan’s Run, Heart Beeps and gives the inside scoop on the Roger Corman Fantastic 4 movie.He has a comedy album and children’s book called “everybody Poops.”Christopher Patrick “Chris” Gore is a speaker and writer on the topic of independent film.He was born September 5, ...
 
BUILD is a live interview series like no other—a chance for fans to sit inches away from some of today’s biggest names in entertainment, tech, fashion and business as they share the stories behind their projects and passions. Every conversation yields insights, inspiration and plenty of surprises as moderators and audience members ask questions. It all happens several times a week from the BUILD Studio at 692 Broadway. Attend a taping at our NYC studio or watch shows in HD video, live stream ...
 
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Guest: Paul Barker | Consulting Arborist and Agroecologist at Barker Tree Care John speaks to Paul Barker about the first urban food garden in Bellville. The garden is fully functional and is ready to be harvested with various nutritional crops of vegetables for a soup kitchen that serves the homeless and vulnerable in the area. The Greater Tygerbe…
 
Guest: Springbok scrumhalf Faf de Klerk joins John to encourage South Africans to vaccinate in order to press a better case to watch sport from stadiums. #BeASaver is a campaign against vaccine hesitancy. De Klerk says he has been vaccinated and also had a moderate bout of Covid-19. Faf de Klerk joins comedian Riaad Moosa, actress Pearl Thusi and O…
 
How do you stay happy when you suddenly decide it’s time for you and your daughter to move to a new town? And how do you make that decision in the first place? We talk to Elizabeth’s writing partner and co-host of the “Happier in Hollywood” podcast about how she made tough choices, managed logistics, dealt with strong emotions, and stayed healthy d…
 
Guest: Johann Kirsten Professor Johann Kirsten joins John to discuss the research note that has been released by The Bureau for Economic Research (BER), the reasons for the report and the necessary impact that it is designed to make. The Bureau for Economic Research (BER) on Wednesday released a research note on municipal challenges and their impac…
 
Guest: Dr Dvora Joseph Davey John is joined by Dr. Dvora Joseph Davey to discuss recent progress in the study of the COVID virus in relation to the effects that it may have on a pregnant woman and her unborn child. She will also address the vaccination concerns that are often expressed by parents-to-be in their decision whether to be vaccinated or …
 
Guest: Kavisha Pillay | Head of Campaigns at Corruption Watch The National Treasury launched a public dashboard of all Covid-19 expenditure reported to it by national, provincial and local government departments last year. This data, though inconsistent in some parts, has made it possible to understand how much each department spent, the items proc…
 
Guest: Jan Vermeulin Jan Vermeulen joins John to discuss the events that have followed Icasa’s emergency spectrum decision. Telkom has made a recent court application seeking to stop Icasa from withdrawing the temporarily assigned spectrum at the end of next month. ICASA has explained in a brief statement that it ‘intends to oppose the litigation’,…
 
Guest: Dr Ntombi Sigwebela | Chief of party for vaccinations at Right To Care Leading health NGO, Right to Care, has announced its mandatory vaccine policy. All Right to Care staff, consultants, contractors and locums must receive a Covid-19 vaccine within six months of becoming eligible to receive a vaccine. Following detailed risk assessments of …
 
Guest: Dr Iraj Abedian | CEO at Pan-African Investments and Research Services John and Iraj Abedian delve into the factors that have compounded to create the reality of an unprecedented Global Energy Crisis and take a look into the prediction of a foreboding future. In Asia and Europe, energy prices have been increasingly dramatically and the US re…
 
Guest: Brett Murray | at South African Artist Award-winning South African artist Brett Murray is back with a new exhibition currently on show in London at the Everard Museum. He joins John Maytham to talk about his latest offering and not being able to attend it. Award-winning South African artist Brett Murray is back with a new exhibition currentl…
 
Guest: Wayne Duvenage | CEO at Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) John Maytham speaks to South African businessman, entrepreneur, civil activist, and Chief Executive Officer at OUTA Wayne Duvenage on the importance of voting in the 2021 municipal elections on 1 November. The Municipal Elections are set to take place on 1 November 2021. President…
 
Guest: Ian Cameron | Head of Community Safety at AfriForum Ian Cameron joins John to discuss his argument that the decentralisation of the South African Police Service should be tested in the Western Cape to show that it can work and that people can make peace with the law enforcement that they vote for. Ian Cameron leads Action Society's community…
 
Guest: Suzette Sampson | Senior Social Worker at Home From Home and Sherry Saltzman Food parcels, vegetable gardens, soup kitchens, support, and care for those in need: these are just some of the initiatives that make a difference in our country every day. But in these unprecedented times, amidst a pandemic, loss of income, and economic decline, th…
 
Guest: Marie-Noelle Nwokolo | at Brenthurst Foundation John Maytham speaks to Marie-Noelle Nwokolo from the Brenthurst Foundation on why government should change it's approach with regards to service delivery. Researcher at The Brenthurst Foundation, Marie-Noelle Nwokolo wrote a piece in the Daily Maverick on how government could better service del…
 
Guest: will be Kent Thornycroft - The Director at Floating The City of Cape Town, with study partners Floating Solar, the Water Research Commission and the University of Cape Town is launching the floating solar photovoltaic (PV) pilot, which has been established at the City’s Kraaifontein Wastewater Treatment Works. The project includes a floating…
 
Guest: Melanie Verwoed | Author Of 21 At 21: The Coming Of Age Of A Nation John is joined by Melanie Verwoerd to discuss the observation that she makes in The News 24 Article, 'Is the Freedom Front Plus making the laager bigger?' The Freedom Front Plus appears to be moving away from supporting issues that matter to white Afrikaans speakers to inclu…
 
Guest: Dr Louis Benjamin | at Independent educational consultant John Maytham speaks to Independent Educational consultant, Dr Louis Benjamin on how South Africa is losing human potential because of the cognitive stunting of children. A child who has not been given the opportunity to be challenged to extend him/herself beyond the here and now, to i…
 
Guest: Boitumelo Medupe John is joined by Boitumelo Medupe, a South Peninsula High School Student that is excited to be part of the first group in Africa that will write the Grade 12 Exams on the subject of Marine Sciences. A passion for the underwater eco system has brought 12 pupils together from The South Peninsula High School, Wynberg Girls Hig…
 
We talk about why it can be helpful to consider, “Maybe this isn’t a bug, it’s a feature”; we discuss a hack for helping someone get situated in a new position, and we talk to Maya Shankar about how to deal with life’s big challenges. Get in touch: @gretchenrubin; @elizabethcraft; podcast@gretchenrubin.com Get in touch on Instagram: @GretchenRubin …
 
Episode 16: Have the American media betrayed us? (October 13, 2021) True story, most of the work I've done in my life is related to journalism, writing, publishing, editing, et al. I wanted to think the professionals controlling our daily papers are people like me. I wanted to think well of them. Big mistakes. Fifteen years late, I realize that the…
 
Deb and Guest Kevin G. Chapman talk about what it’s like to work with the same cast of characters throughout his series, the Mike Stoneman Thrillers. Looking for Kevin? Twitter | Facebook |Amazon Kevin's Work This podcast uses the following third-party services for analysis: Chartable - https://chartable.com/privacy Dynamo - https://www.voxnest.com…
 
Guest: Jon Foster-Pedley, Dean and director Jon Voster Pedley joins John to discuss developments within the ongoing debate about workplace vaccination and the rights that must be balanced in order to decide whether it can be vaccination can be implemented as a fair corporate requirement. Jon is The Dean and Director of Henley Business School Africa…
 
Guest: Judge Dennis Davis | Chair at Davis Tax Committee Judge Dennis Davis joins John to discuss the dismal reality that faces South Africans in the Master's Office queue, or at the other end of one unanswered phone call after the next. The COVID shutdown created chaos in the administration of the most crucial affairs handled by the Master's offic…
 
Guest: Professor Vimal Ranchhod Professor Vimal Ranchhod will join John to discuss the impactful work of the winners of The Nobel Prize of Economics. He will elaborate on the strides made by the work of David Card, Joshua Angrist and Guido Imbens and the innovative conclusions that they have drawn by observation of the cause and effect of real-worl…
 
Guest: Haley Cimring (surname pronounced as Sim-ring) | Nutrition Science Team Lead at Heart And Stroke Foundation According to the World Health Organization’s obesity report of April 2020, the global prevalence is 340 million children. John Maytham speaks to Nutrition Science Team Lead at the Heart Foundation, Haley Cimring. The World Health Organ…
 
Guest: Geordin Hill-Lewis Cape Town's mayoral candidate, Geordin Hill Lewis, joins John to engage in the social discussion that was sparked when DA leader John Steenhuisen said that he has tasked the City of Cape Town to release golf courses for the development of housing. He will elaborate on the strategic context. He contextualized the task by ex…
 
Guest: David Bellairs | Director at The Cape Town Cycle Tour Trust The Director of The Cape Town Cycle Tour Trust, David Bellairs, will discuss the challenges leading up to and the ultimate victory of bringing the tour back to post Covid Cape Town. The 43-year tradition of the world’s largest individually timed cycle race took place over the weeken…
 
In this episode, I talk to Dr. Susana Ramirez about the importance of communicating information about health within in a culturally relevant framework. La Dra. Ramírez is a social scientist whose research aims advances the science of communication to advance population health.By Department of Spanish and Portuguese
 
Guest: Dr. Vermeulin Dr. Els Vermeulen is the Unit Research Manager of The Mammal Research Institute’s Whale Unit at the University of Pretoria. She will join John to discuss the enlightening results of the annual aerial survey of southern right whales on 1 October. The 42nd annual southern right whale photo-identification aerial survey makes it on…
 
Author John Green’s reflection on the moment when he realized that he was no longer comforted by his teddy bear is a reminder that although we do outgrow much of the comfort we get from a warm, soft teddy bear, perhaps we don’t wholly outgrow it. Get in touch: @gretchenrubin; podcast@gretchenrubin.com Get in touch on Instagram: @GretchenRubin Get t…
 
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