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The Palmer Files Podcast

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A podcast about the pursuit of knowledge through interesting and engaging conversation, hosted by Agent Palmer. Released every other Tuesday.

A podcast about the pursuit of knowledge through interesting and engaging conversation, hosted by Agent Palmer. Released every other Tuesday.

Location:

United States

Description:

A podcast about the pursuit of knowledge through interesting and engaging conversation, hosted by Agent Palmer. Released every other Tuesday.

Language:

English


Episodes

From Policy to The Pulpit with Rabbi Mark Asher Goodman

5/17/2022
Episode 71 features Rabbi Mark Asher Goodman, who along with being a rabbi is also a sports blogger, an author, a father, and of course all of the other hats that come along with being a rabbi. We discuss his path from politics to the pulpit, how he came to be a rabbi, learn how he became a blogger and author, and compare our own paths through Jewish spirituality and much much more. Throughout the conversation, we discuss: Mentioned and Helpful Links from This...

Duration:01:11:11

Talking Science Communication with Dr. Yanas Kisten

5/3/2022
Episode 70 features Dr. Yanas Kisten, a marine biologist by day and the force behind Geekoscopy by night. We discuss how academia and his other passions led to Geekoscopy, what it's like working within academia, being a marine biologist what he thought it would be versus the reality, content creation, writing academic papers, science communication, and much much more. Throughout the conversation, we discuss: Mentioned and Helpful Links from This Episode Geekoscopy.com Geekoscopy on...

Duration:01:02:48

40 Cups of Coffee with Jennifer Montgomery

4/19/2022
Episode 69 features Jennifer Montgomery, who is not only a connoisseur of coffee but founded a company named 40 Cups of Coffee. We discuss how 40 Cups came to be, networking with a purpose, career transitions, being present, embracing the things we don't know, defining success, being exceptional, and much much more. Throughout the conversation, we discuss: Mentioned and Helpful Links from This...

Duration:01:03:53

A Khanversation with Khan

4/5/2022
Episode 68 features Khan who you may know from his streams or the many emotes of his which populate Twitch, his merchandise, or his coffee. We discuss all of that plus; his journey back to art, being a teacher, building a brand, streaming for selfish reasons, philosophy, consistency, and much much more. Throughout the conversation, we discuss: Mentioned and Helpful Links from This Episode KhanArtist.org HFTees.com Khanquer Blend Coffee KhanArt on...

Duration:01:03:48

A Fun and Supportive Conversation with J.D. of Veritas Fit

3/22/2022
Episode 67 features J.D. the founder of Veritas Fit and a mental health coach and advocate who is here because we should all be challenged more to discuss our mental health. We discuss anxiety, starting conversations around mental health, storytelling and filling in the blanks, knowledge and not knowing, speak generationally, and much much more. Throughout the conversation, we discuss: Mentioned and Helpful Links from This Episode VeritasFit.com Dark Days Bright Nights Veritas Fit on...

Duration:01:09:16

Soaring with Taylor Shanklin

3/8/2022
Episode 66 features Taylor Shanklin, who is not only a motivational speaker and TED Talk veteran but also CEO and founder of Barlele, which also happens to make Taylor my current boss. We talk about why I was hired, Taylor’s professional journey to founding her own agency, plus discuss creativity, confidence, truth, and much much more. Throughout the conversation, we discuss: Mentioned and Helpful Links from This Episode TShank.com Barlele.com Soar (Taylor's Podcast) Taylor's Instagram...

Duration:01:16:39

Keeping the beat with Jason Collins

2/22/2022
Episode 65 features Jason Collins, who is not only a more charismatic Nick Burns Your Company's Computer Guy, but he's a friend I've reconnected with. We discuss being a rhythm section of Jasons, college, I.T., finding your space, friendship renewed, file organization, and much much more. Throughout the conversation, we discuss: Mentioned and Helpful Links from This Episode AgentPalmer.com Tweets @ItsUriyel @ThePalmerFiles @AgentPalmer Other Links Souvenir of Canada is not to be...

Duration:01:12:11

Caffeinated and Candid with Matt Lady

2/8/2022
Episode 64 features Matt Lady, who dabbling in many directions professionally and is personally working towards something as you’ll soon discover. We discuss side projects, entrepreneurship, timing, celebrating others, spending time with ourselves, and much much more. Throughout the conversation, we discuss: Mentioned and Helpful Links from This Episode AgentPalmer.com Matt's Twitter Thread Lorem Dripsum Tweets @mattlady @HighKeyGeek_ @ThePalmerFiles @AgentPalmer Other...

Duration:01:10:42

A Conversation with Janae Ivery

1/25/2022
Episode 63 features Janae Ivery, who you may not know yet, who is co-hosting the Girls Go Books Deep Podcast, and who’s preparing to break into all of the mediums. We discuss on-screen representation, why can’t all fandoms get along, what is canon, writing, reviewing, captions, and much much more. Throughout the conversation, we discuss: Mentioned and Helpful Links from This Episode AgentPalmer.com GirlsGoBooksDeep.com Ralph Bakshi: A...

Duration:01:12:37

Collecting, Consuming, and Creating with Jeff Quest

1/11/2022
Episode 62 features Jeff Quest, who you may know from Spywrite or any number of his spy-related podcasts. We discuss blogging and collecting, reading and creating, comprehension, memory, and much much more. Throughout the conversation, we discuss: Mentioned and Helpful Links from This Episode AgentPalmer.com Spywrite.com Spywrite.com/About Reading The Meadow 20 years after college adds needed perspective Tweets @spywrite @ThePalmerFiles @AgentPalmer Other Links Coupland’s...

Duration:01:09:09

One Final Question: Volume Two

12/28/2021
Episode 61 features Chris, Bill, Amy, Becca, Lauren, Ilana, Ethan, Corey, and my Mom. Discussing the future, the past, and a few things in between from the "One Final Question" after-credits of The Palmer Files podcast. During the episode we cover: Mentioned and Helpful Links from This Episode AgentPalmer.com Episode 26: Friendship: Episode II - Christopher J. Hughes Episode 27: Friendship: Episode III - Bill Sweeney Episode 35: Space with Amy Shira Teitel Episode 38: Inputs and...

Duration:00:55:46

The Origin of a Librarian with Matt Kiefer

12/14/2021
Episode 60 features Matt Kiefer who is here to discuss his career as a librarian. As you’ll soon learn it’s not just the Dewey decimal system and shushing people. It’s a library of things and events plus, growing into being organized, helping with technology, some library myths, and much much more. Throughout the conversation, we discuss: Mentioned and Helpful Links from This Episode AgentPalmer.com Psionic Monkey on Twitch Find a library near you on worldcat.org/libraries Create your...

Duration:01:08:47

A Producer's Life for Us with Evelien

11/30/2021
Episode 59 features Evelien, a producer, who is here to discuss her day job as a producer, where we both agree no one has any clue what a producer does, excepting that it is important and integral to many mediums, plus learning by doing, being organized, a few metaphors and much much more. Throughout the conversation, we discuss: Mentioned and Helpful Links from This Episode AgentPalmer.com Reppin Podcast Tweets @ReppinPodcast @ThePalmerFiles @AgentPalmer Other Links The Real Frank...

Duration:01:03:57

A Lawyer, Life, and Lessons with Robert Eskra

11/16/2021
Episode 58 features Professor Robert Eskra, Esquire, a lawyer turned teacher, who is here to tell the tale of how he became a lawyer and then why he isn’t as well as higher education, the archer’s mindset, being a jack of all trades, and much much more. Throughout the conversation, we discuss: Mentioned and Helpful Links from This Episode AgentPalmer.com Watch Rob on Twitch Robert Eskra's YouTube Tweets @ThePalmerFiles @AgentPalmer Other Links “100 Things We’ve Lost to the...

Duration:01:16:14

Talking Mathematics and Two Paths Diverged with Sam Leitermann

11/2/2021
Episode 57 features Sam Leiterman, a mathematician and teacher, who came on to discuss math, and we do before taking a left turn to talk about books, literature, young adult novels, engineering, divergent paths, and much much more. Throughout the conversation, we discuss: Mentioned and Helpful Links from This Episode AgentPalmer.com The Math Profs on Twitch Tweets @ThePalmerFiles @AgentPalmer @samleitermann Other Links Spy Line and the Case of the missing Agent Palmer book...

Duration:01:10:30

A Conversation with Skye Pillsbury

10/19/2021
Episode 56 features Skye Pillsbury, publicist, writer, journalist, marketer, technologist, and wearer of many other hats. We talk about technology, the cyclical nature of things, podcasting, the early internet, cultural Judaism, and much much more. Throughout the conversation, we discuss: Mentioned and Helpful Links from This Episode AgentPalmer.com Tweets @ThePalmerFiles @AgentPalmer @SkyePillsbury Other Links Yiddish Policeman’s Union wrapped in surrealist Jewish musings If I...

Duration:01:25:18

Writing, Reading, and Coffee with Kjell Vandevyvere of Coffee and Pens

10/5/2021
Episode 55 features Kjell Vandevyvere creator of Coffee and Pens, future author, current newsletter purveyor, blogger, and podcaster. We discuss writing and reading, process and organization, where writing actually happens and so much more. Throughout the conversation, we discuss: Mentioned and Helpful Links from This Episode AgentPalmer.com Coffee & Pens Kjell V The Coffee & Pens Podcast Top Three Guide Tweets @ThePalmerFiles @AgentPalmer @Kjellvdv Other Links Reading The...

Duration:01:13:02

Blog wise, Filmwhys, and Bubbawheat: A Conversation with Nathan Withrow

9/21/2021
Episode 54 features Nathan Withrow a.k.a. Bubbawheat the creator of the blog Flights, Tights, and Movie Nights as well as, podcasts such as Filmwhys and It's Time to Rewind. We discuss being creators, writing, branding, editing, movies, superheroes of course, and so much more. Throughout the conversation, we discuss: Mentioned and Helpful Links from This Episode AgentPalmer.com Flights, Tights, & Movie Nights Filmwhys Podcast It's Time to...

Duration:01:11:55

Agent Palmer: Behind the Microphone

9/7/2021
Episode 53 features Agent Palmer: Behind the Microphone. As you'll hear in his own words, the unabridged story from blogger to podcaster, with a few other titles and positions along the way. Other Podcasts mentioned during the show Additional Voice Credits for the Episode: Mentioned and Helpful Links from This Episode AgentPalmer.com Agent Palmer: Behind the...

Duration:00:32:17

Celebrations and Anniversaries with Christopher J Hughes

8/24/2021
Episode 52 features the return of Christopher J Hughes, aka Agent Parker, aka TriforceDad1984. We talk about anniversaries and celebrations, sentimentalities, traditions, attempt to understand how we got here, and much much more. Throughout the conversation, we discuss: Mentioned and Helpful Links from This Episode AgentPalmer.com TriforceDad.com Twitch.tv/triforcedad1984 TriforceDad1984 on YouTube Tweets @ThePalmerFiles @AgentPalmer @TriforceDad1984 Other Links ‘Val’...

Duration:01:11:19