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Host Mitch Albom, author of the worldwide No. 1 bestseller Tuesdays With Morrie, explores the themes he and his old professor spoke about as Morrie was leaving the world, and how they relate to leading a better life. An interactive show with listener and occasional guest participation, “Tuesday People” is a community interested in knowing what matters in life, keeping that in perspective, and applying it to make our days happier and more fulfilling.

Host Mitch Albom, author of the worldwide No. 1 bestseller Tuesdays With Morrie, explores the themes he and his old professor spoke about as Morrie was leaving the world, and how they relate to leading a better life. An interactive show with listener and occasional guest participation, “Tuesday People” is a community interested in knowing what matters in life, keeping that in perspective, and applying it to make our days happier and more fulfilling.

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Host Mitch Albom, author of the worldwide No. 1 bestseller Tuesdays With Morrie, explores the themes he and his old professor spoke about as Morrie was leaving the world, and how they relate to leading a better life. An interactive show with listener and occasional guest participation, “Tuesday People” is a community interested in knowing what matters in life, keeping that in perspective, and applying it to make our days happier and more fulfilling.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 85 - Being #1

6/8/2021
We live in a culture where we are told that being #1 is the goal and nothing short of that will suffice. Not #2, not #3...not even Top 10. On today's episode of the Tuesday People podcast, host Mitch Albom - along with wisdom from his former professor, Morrie Schwartz - talks about how you can switch your mindset, and learn how to be happy by embracing those things you're good at without putting pressure on yourself to be the best. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:36:50

Episode 84 - The Three Forms of Sacrifice

6/1/2021
On today's episode of the Tuesday People podcast, host Mitch Albom discusses the three forms of sacrifice: The sacrifices you make for yourself, those you make for others and the sacrifices we make for society. All are different and require a unique outlook to achieve this selfless act. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:21

Episode 83 - The Perfect Celebration

5/25/2021
On today's episode of the Tuesday People Podcast, host Mitch Albom recaps his annual all-day birthday celebration food fest, and takes the question of, "What is the perfect day?" a step further by asking, "What is the perfect celebration?" Are you the type of person who likes to throw large parties with hundreds of people? Or are you more like Morrie, whose perfect day consisted of coming home to a nice lunch of delicatessen, and having all of his friends come in, "one, two at a time..." to...

Duration:00:36:17

Episode 82 - Saying All You Need To Say Before It's Too Late

5/18/2021
On today's episode of the Tuesday People Podcast, host Mitch Albom, and producer Lisa Goich, discuss the importance of saying all you need to say to those you love before it's too late. With words of wisdom from Morrie Schwartz, we discuss the concept of "Timing of Convenient Forgetfulness," and how you can learn to schedule your outreach to friends and family, so you won't live to regret your procrastination down the line. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:35:44

Episode 81 - Crying: The Great Cleanse

5/11/2021
How often do you cry? Are you someone who holds it in? Someone who cries only when pushed to the furthest edge? Or a multi-opportunity cryer who cries when happy, joyful, sad or even during commercials? On today's episode of the Tuesday People podcast, host Mitch Albom talks about the therapeutic cleansing of crying. Morrie was a self-proclaimed cryer. He believed in its deep healing powers and was never one to shy away from shedding a tear or two. We share Morrie's thoughts on this subject...

Duration:00:29:53

Episode 80 - When the Bad News of Life Comes Knocking

5/4/2021
What kind of person are you when it comes to bad news? Are you the kind of person who wants to know right away? Or do you choose to delay it? When you hear the news, how do you deal with it? On today's episode of the Tuesday People podcast, host Mitch Albom - along with stories from his beloved professor, Morrie Schwartz - discusses how to handle bad news when it lands on your doorstep. No one is exempt from getting that late night or very early morning phone call, or that dreaded call into...

Duration:00:32:54

Episode 79 - How to Survive the Loss of a Spouse

4/27/2021
What happens when you lose a long time partner? Someone who has been a part of your life for so long, that it's almost impossible to imagine life without them? On today's episode of the Tuesday People podcast, host Mitch Albom offers observations he has witnessed over time to help ease the transition into this new stage of life. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:38:43

Episode 78 - Writing Through Grief

4/20/2021
How do you write about loss? What do you choose to say? What do you learn from writing about grief? How can writing about a lost loved one heal you? On today's episode of the Tuesday People podcast, host Mitch Albom and producer Lisa Goich talk about the therapeutic healing that can come from writing through loss. Mitch discusses the techniques he's used to write his bestselling memoirs, and Lisa discusses her new book, "I Wonder...: A Guided Grief Journal." Whether you are a daily journal...

Duration:00:30:09

Episode 77 - You've Got a Friend...or Do You?

4/13/2021
The word, "friends," is as varied as the word family. Friendships can take on many forms. When we really get down to the nuts and bolts of our friendships, we'll see the pool gets smaller and smaller as life events reveal who our real friends are. On today's episode of the Tuesday People podcast, host Mitch Albom discusses the different levels of friendships and how to accept each for what it brings to your personal relationships. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:36:39

Episode 76 - Defining Dignity

4/6/2021
What is dignity about? Where do you find your dignity? Where does the issue of dignity come from? On today's episode of the Tuesday People podcast, host Mitch Albom discusses the source of dignity and - along with commentary from Morrie Schwartz whose dignity was challenged in his final days - how you can learn to embrace whatever your challenges are, keep your pride in check, and not let your dignity take a hit. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:35:25

Episode 75 - The Stuff We Leave Behind: How Memories Keep Love Alive

3/30/2021
If you want a relationship to go on when you're gone, you have to invest in it while you're here. On today's episode of the Tuesday People Podcast, we discuss the "stuff" our loved ones leave behind. If you have an opportunity to go through someone's possessions after they've gone, don't fear it, embrace it. Perhaps Morrie said it best: "Death ends a life, not a relationship." Relationships can live on forever through those items that help us to remember. Learn more about your ad choices....

Duration:00:28:45

Episode 74 - Reconnection Reluctance: Are You Ready to Get Back into the World?

3/23/2021
With COVID numbers decreasing, and vaccines becoming more accessible, we are about to reenter a time of connectivity with those we haven't seen in well over a year. While we are hardly out of the woods yet, reunions with our loved ones are on the horizon. This reconnection isn't as easy as it seems. While some people have been eager to get back into the world, others may find this process more of a challenge. On today's episode of the Tuesday People podcast, host Mitch Albom discusses these...

Duration:00:30:46

Episode 73 - Sensitive Is The New Strong, With Anita Moorjani

3/16/2021
Sensitivity is a gift. And on today's episode we are joined by Anita Moorjani, the author of the new book, "Sensitive is the New Strong: The Power of Empaths in an Increasingly Harsh World." Host Mitch Albom will discuss Anita's fascinating story of a near-death experience, how her empathic personality played into her healing, and how you can make empathy work for you. Morrie - a self-proclaimed sensitive soul - proves that having the unique ability to feel what others are feeling, allows...

Duration:00:40:48

Episode 72 - The Rippling Effects of Mother Loss

3/9/2021
On today's episode of the Tuesday People podcast, host Mitch Albom talks about the universality of losing one's mother. Our worlds are divided into two eras: the era while your mother was here, and life after your mother has gone. Whether you had a close relationship with your mother during your life, the loss is still felt in many ways that can affect you on a daily basis. As was evidenced by Morrie's loss of his mother so early on in his life, we see what a profound impact this loss can...

Duration:00:45:28

Episode 71 - Identifying Childhood Trauma

3/2/2021
We never get over childhood trauma. It stays with us years beyond the moments we first lived it. On today's episode of the Tuesday People Podcast, host Mitch Albom and producer Lisa Goich discuss how unresolved childhood trauma may be affecting your life today in ways you may not even realize. We hear from Morrie - in his own words - about how the loss of his mother at a very young age, brought up deep sadness, even in his final days. Through realization comes healing. We hope you'll find...

Duration:00:33:34

Episode 70 - What We Learn In The Dark

2/23/2021
What are the most important things you surround yourself with? What would you risk your life to take with you if faced with an impending emergency? What possessions could you live without? On today’s episode of the Tuesday People podcast, host Mitch Albom – along with recorded wisdom by Mitch’s beloved former professor Morrie Schwartz – discusses the storms that have hit Texas and other parts of the country this past week, and how these natural disasters can be instructional moments for us...

Duration:00:39:18

Episode 69 - Life After Life: What Comes Next?

2/16/2021
On today's episode of the Tuesday People podcast, we discuss the afterlife. What happens next? Where do we go after we're done here on Earth? Do we continue on, or is this our moment to make the best of who we are while we can? The great thinkers have been pondering this since the beginning of time. And on this episode, we hear Morrie Schwartz, in his own words, discussing his thoughts on the question in his final days - where do we go when we die? Tune in for this very thought-provoking...

Duration:00:42:00

Episode 68 - Dance Free!

2/9/2021
What is your "dancing?" What is that one thing you're holding yourself back from because of the fear of judgement from others? Why are you allowing the outside echo to prevent you from having inside joy? On today's episode of the Tuesday People Podcast, host Mitch Albom - along with words of wisdom from the dance master himself, Morrie Schwartz - talks about this voice inside of us that sometimes prevents us from doing things that would bring us joy for fear of looking silly. Whether it's...

Duration:00:36:19

Episode 67 - The Secret To Serenity

2/2/2021
Have you ever wondered how some people can stay so cool under pressure, while others escalate to a state of frenzy over the smallest things? On today's episode of the Tuesday People podcast, host Mitch Albom, along with producer Lisa Goich, discuss the secret to serenity and how to work composure into your daily life by simply grounding yourself in the universe and, in the words of Morrie Schwartz, "Understanding yourself. Knowing who you are. Knowing the reality of who you are - clearly,...

Duration:00:42:10

Episode 66 - Letting Love In

1/26/2021
Do you allow yourself to accept love? Do you find it's much easier to give love than to receive? On today's episode of the Tuesday People podcast, host Mitch Albom, along with words of wisdom from his beloved professor Morrie Schwartz, talks about the three obstacles that prevent people from opening themselves up to love, and how to find your way around the ifs and buts, to accept love without the discomfort that sometimes comes with it. As Morrie says, we all need a minimum of love to...

Duration:00:34:44