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Dream Big Podcast | Family-Friendly Show Inspiring Kids To Take Action & Live Their Dreams

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The Dream Big Podcast is a family-friendly podcast inspiring kids (and adults!) to pursue their passions in life and take action to make their dreams a reality. Your hosts Eva Karpman (currently 7-years-old in 2nd grade) and mom Olga Karpman interview world-class performers who do what they love and live their dreams each and every day. As we know our listeners have a wide range of passions and interests, we aim to invite guests who are extraordinary achievers from eclectic areas (think Olympians like Scott Hamilton, celebrity animal trainers like Zak George, other top podcasters like Dan Carlin and John Lee Dumas, grammy-winning musicians like Taylor Swift and Lady Gaga, renowned scientists like Neil DeGrasse Tyson, successful entrepreneurs like Tim Ferriss, Ellen DeGeneres, and Oprah -- we like to DREAM BIG too!). The Dream Big Podcast’s short 15-20 minute format makes for the perfect length to listen to an episode in the car with your kids. Each episode features free personalized discussion sheets that you can download and print at home to have a thought-provoking discussion as a family (great parenting!) about what you learned listening to that week’s episode. Subscribe and together we can inspire each other to dream big and take action. To get to the podcast website, cut and paste the link DreamBigPodcast.com into your browser. Get ready to DREAM BIG!

The Dream Big Podcast is a family-friendly podcast inspiring kids (and adults!) to pursue their passions in life and take action to make their dreams a reality. Your hosts Eva Karpman (currently 7-years-old in 2nd grade) and mom Olga Karpman interview world-class performers who do what they love and live their dreams each and every day. As we know our listeners have a wide range of passions and interests, we aim to invite guests who are extraordinary achievers from eclectic areas (think Olympians like Scott Hamilton, celebrity animal trainers like Zak George, other top podcasters like Dan Carlin and John Lee Dumas, grammy-winning musicians like Taylor Swift and Lady Gaga, renowned scientists like Neil DeGrasse Tyson, successful entrepreneurs like Tim Ferriss, Ellen DeGeneres, and Oprah -- we like to DREAM BIG too!). The Dream Big Podcast’s short 15-20 minute format makes for the perfect length to listen to an episode in the car with your kids. Each episode features free personalized discussion sheets that you can download and print at home to have a thought-provoking discussion as a family (great parenting!) about what you learned listening to that week’s episode. Subscribe and together we can inspire each other to dream big and take action. To get to the podcast website, cut and paste the link DreamBigPodcast.com into your browser. Get ready to DREAM BIG!
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The Dream Big Podcast is a family-friendly podcast inspiring kids (and adults!) to pursue their passions in life and take action to make their dreams a reality. Your hosts Eva Karpman (currently 7-years-old in 2nd grade) and mom Olga Karpman interview world-class performers who do what they love and live their dreams each and every day. As we know our listeners have a wide range of passions and interests, we aim to invite guests who are extraordinary achievers from eclectic areas (think Olympians like Scott Hamilton, celebrity animal trainers like Zak George, other top podcasters like Dan Carlin and John Lee Dumas, grammy-winning musicians like Taylor Swift and Lady Gaga, renowned scientists like Neil DeGrasse Tyson, successful entrepreneurs like Tim Ferriss, Ellen DeGeneres, and Oprah -- we like to DREAM BIG too!). The Dream Big Podcast’s short 15-20 minute format makes for the perfect length to listen to an episode in the car with your kids. Each episode features free personalized discussion sheets that you can download and print at home to have a thought-provoking discussion as a family (great parenting!) about what you learned listening to that week’s episode. Subscribe and together we can inspire each other to dream big and take action. To get to the podcast website, cut and paste the link DreamBigPodcast.com into your browser. Get ready to DREAM BIG!

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English


Episodes

DB 107: Joe De Sena Returns With His Family To Inspire Us All To Be Spartans!

10/15/2018
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We’ve had a ton of amazing guests on the Dream Big Podcast. So when we started to talk about inviting a previous guest back on – there was no shortage of choices. But there was one guest that came immediately to Eva’s mind when we asked her who she wanted to talk to again… JOE DE SENA. Joe is the founder of Spartan, a brand that he and his team have grown to become the world’s leading obstacle racing company with over 170 events in 25+ countries and 1 million-plus global participants. For...

Duration:00:36:03

DB 106: How To Say “I’m Sorry” When You Royally Mess Up

10/8/2018
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We’re all human and mess up sometimes. And occasionally, even the best of us royally mess up and really hurt the feelings of someone we love. In this episode, Eva shares a 3-step process which we believe is the best way to say “I’m Sorry” in such a situation. For our show notes, visit DreamBigPodcast.com/106

Duration:00:09:45

DB 105: Iron Cowboy James Lawrence On The 50-50-50 & The Power Of Self Belief

10/1/2018
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Iron Cowboy James Lawrence completed 50 Ironman distance triathlons, in 50 days, in each of the 50 United States -- The 50-50-50. A single Ironman is an incredible accomplishment -- as it consists of a 2.4-mile (3.86 km) swim, a 112-mile (180.25 km) bicycle ride and a marathon 26.22-mile (42.20 km) run, raced in that order and without a break. So you can see why everyone told James he was absolutely out of his mind to think he could do an Ironman 50 days in a row, especially with the travel...

Duration:00:21:12

DB 104: The Secret Is To…. SHOW UP!

9/24/2018
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Eva shares a very powerful secret with our Big Dreamers, and we have to give credit to author Rachel Hollis for this one! To give you the full backstory, my husband and I were listening to Russell Brunson’s podcast Marketing Secrets, and Russell was discussing this inspirational Facebook Post that Rachel Hollis had posted after delivering a keynote to a stadium packed crowd in the UK. For those of you are not familiar with Rachel, she is a super successful author and podcaster and...

Duration:00:08:31

DB 103: Kobe Bryant, Lakers Legend, On Curiosity, Teamwork, The Punies, And His Big Dream For The Future!

9/17/2018
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Kobe Bryant is one of the best basketball players to ever live. He played 20 years for the Los Angeles Lakers, and led his team to 5 NBA championships. This interview focuses on what Kobe has been doing since his retirement, including his new family friendly podcast “The Punies by Kobe Bryant.” For our show notes, visit DreamBigPodcast.com/103

Duration:00:18:07

DB 102: Why The Word "Hate" Is A Dream Killing Monster!

9/10/2018
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We’ve noticed that the word “hate” gets thrown around way too often, especially by kids. I hate homework. I hate school. I hate doing my chores. I hate veggies. I hate traffic (ok, maybe I’ve been guilty of saying that too often). Is the word “hate” is overused in your household? If so, be sure your kiddos listen to this powerful episode where Eva shares the devastating impact that the word “hate” can have on your life. For our show notes, visit DreamBigPodcast.com/102

Duration:00:09:21

DB 101: 3 Powerful Tips to Overcome Negative Thoughts

9/3/2018
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Today, Eva answers a question from Tom in Seattle. Tom writes: Eva, I hope you can help me with something. I play baseball. I’ve been playing for a few years now, and it is my favorite sport. Like in any sport, you have good days and you have bad days. Sometimes, I will play really well, and I’ll get a few big hits, score some runs, and even help my team win. Other times, it feels like I can’t hit the ball. I’ll strike out or hit the ball right to the infielder for an easy out. Here’s the...

Duration:00:09:57

DB 100: Episode 100! Top 5 (Surprising) Lessons Learned From The 1st 100 Episodes

8/27/2018
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We did it! 100 Episodes of the Dream Big Podcast. Nearly two years of publishing weekly episodes. It has been a remarkable journey and we thank you all for being part of it. Rather than do a normal interview or solo episode, Eva wanted to recap the top 5 lessons she has learned from the first 100 episodes. What’s so incredible about these 5 lessons is that we could not have predicted any of them when we first launched the show. But that is the way life works! You live, and you learn! For our...

Duration:00:18:56

DB 099: What Should You Do When You Get Angry (And What You Should Never Do!)

8/20/2018
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This episode covers a topic that is rarely discussed on the podcast, and that is anger. We often talk about the importance of having a positive attitude, but sometimes -- especially when something that is unfair has happened -- we are human and get angry. But what you do (or do not do) when you get angry is the focus of this episode. Eva shares a classic story to illustrate her point -- that it is best to control your temper and make sure you are calm rather than responding in anger. We...

Duration:00:08:18

DB 098: Zig Ziglar’s Timeless Quote: You Don't Have To Be Great To Start, But You Have To Start To Be Great

8/13/2018
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In this week’s episode, Eva answers a question from a Big Dreamer who is interested in starting her own podcast. Jenny from Long Island has been waiting for 2 years to launch her podcast because she is trying to get everything perfect before she publishes her 1st episode. Eva shares a great Zig Ziglar quote -- “You Don't Have To Be Great To Start, But You Have To Start To Be Great” -- and encourages Jenny to get started now. There is a great lesson for all Big Dreamers, young and old, who...

Duration:00:07:29

DB 097: Worst Case Scenario Thinking: A “Backwards” Strategy To Get You Out Of Your Comfort Zone

8/6/2018
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We are big proponents of having a positive attitude here at the Dream Big Podcast. So I think that most of our Big Dreamers will be surprised that this week’s episode is about engaging in Worst Case Scenario thinking. This “backwards” strategy is very powerful, and will be a good lesson for kids and adults that the “worse case scenario” is often not that terrible after all. And when you compare the “worse case scenario” with the benefits that you’ll experience if the outcome turns out...

Duration:00:11:11

DB 096: Hollywood Mega-Producer Devon Franklin On How To Stay In Your Own Movie

7/30/2018
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DeVon Franklin is a New York Times bestselling author, spiritual success coach, and the CEO of Franklin Entertainment, a production company in conjunction with 20th Century Fox. He is the producer of the box office hit Miracles from Heaven and the most recent release, THE STAR, for Sony Pictures Animation. For our show notes, visit DreamBigPodcast.com/96

Duration:00:34:28

DB 095: How To Go With The Flow! This Skill Will Change Your Life Forever

7/23/2018
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We all have difficulty managing our expectations and learning to go with the flow when things don’t go as planned. But this is especially challenging for kids. In this episode, Eva shares 3 real-life examples of situations her expectations were not met, and offers her advice on what to do in those frustrating situations. For our show notes, visit DreamBigPodcast.com/95

Duration:00:13:12

DB 094: Paleontologist Dr. Kenneth Lacovara On Hunting For Dinosaurs And Discovering Dreadnoughtus

7/16/2018
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Dr. Kenneth Lacovara has unearthed some of the largest dinosaurs ever to walk our planet, including the super-massive Dreadnoughtus, which at 65 tons weighs more than seven T. rex. We’re sure that Eva’s discussion with Dr. Lacovara about hunting for Dinosaurs will be fascinating to all our Big Dreamers -- young and old! For our show notes, visit DreamBigPodcast.com/94

Duration:00:36:00

DB 093: What To Do When You Are Stuck In A Rut! Eva Shares Her 3-Step Process

7/9/2018
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Eva shares what it means to be stuck in a rut -- we literally did get stuck in a rut when we were in Mexico and she shares that story. Eva then shares her 3-step process on what to do when you are in that situation to start moving towards your Big Dreams again, and ends the episode with a fun rhyme. For our show notes, visit DreamBigPodcast.com/93

Duration:00:09:35

DB 092: Haters Gonna Hate. How I Deal With Insulting Podcast Reviews!

7/2/2018
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In this solo episode, Eva shares how she deals with the occasional negative review of her podcast. Haters can destroy your Big Dreams if you are not careful, so this one is such an important and honest episode. For our show notes and fun rhyme, visit DreamBigPodcast.com/92

Duration:00:09:52

DB 091: Simon Sinek On The Importance Of Starting With Why!

6/25/2018
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Simon Sinek is an unshakable optimist, and we were thrilled he agreed to come on the Dream Big Podcast -- as we have been great admirers of his work for years. If you haven’t read “Start With Why” -- we consider it a must-read and offer our highest recommendation. For our show notes, visit DreamBigPodcast.com/91

Duration:00:28:35

DB 090: How Achieving Your Big Dreams Is Like Playing The Bean Boozled Game

6/18/2018
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In this solo episode, Eva shares an analogy about how chasing your Big Dreams is a lot like playing the Bean Boozled game. It’s a super fun episode and an analogy that will definitely resonate with anyone who has ever done the Bean Boozled challenge. For our show notes and fun rhyme, visit DreamBigPodcast.com/90

Duration:00:09:14

DB 089: What To Do When A Friend Lies To You

6/11/2018
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In this solo episode, Eva answers an audience question about what to do when you think that someone you care about is lying to you. You can’t control the action of others but you can control how you react -- and that makes all the difference. For our show notes and fun rhyme, visit DreamBigPodcast.com/89

Duration:00:10:51

DB 088: Alex Banayan On Unlocking The “Third Door” To Achieve Your Big Dreams

6/4/2018
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Alex Banayan hacked The Price Is Right the day before his freshman year final exams, won a sailboat, sold it, and used the prize money to fund his quest to learn from the world’s most successful people. He shares what he has learned in his new book “The Third Door” which you can pick up at ThirdDoorBook.com. Alex has been named to Forbes’ “30 Under 30” list and Business Insider’s “Most Powerful People Under 30.” For our show notes, visit DreamBigPodcast.com/88

Duration:00:44:25