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A quick daily download -- and occasional deep dive -- into an interesting topic to talk about, and what others have had to say.

A quick daily download -- and occasional deep dive -- into an interesting topic to talk about, and what others have had to say.
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A quick daily download -- and occasional deep dive -- into an interesting topic to talk about, and what others have had to say.

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English


Episodes

720: Chores

5/10/2019
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Duration:00:02:18

719: Talkin’ ’bout

5/9/2019
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Duration:00:01:54

718: Dynamics

5/8/2019
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Duration:00:02:01

717: Speak Up

5/7/2019
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Duration:00:02:41

716: Squee

5/6/2019
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The reaction we as humans have to seeing something cute is pretty universal...

Duration:00:01:45

715: Binge Watch

5/3/2019
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The McMillian Dictionary Blog wrote, quote: The word ‘binge’ first appeared in English in the mid-1800s to mean ‘to soak’. Around the time of World War I, the term ‘binge’ was used to refer to eating or drinking in excess. The term binge-watching can be traced back as far as 2003, but it didn’t come […]

Duration:00:02:30

714: Emergency Prep

5/2/2019
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The average level of disaster management preparedness in the health systems of 27 European Union member states was 68%.

Duration:00:01:49

713: Clean Your Plate

5/1/2019
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When we force ourselves, or force kids, to ignore their body’s signals for hunger and fullness, that we start to lose touch with those signals.

Duration:00:02:15

712: Faith

4/30/2019
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Our very mental and social existence may come down to faith in many ways. Faith isn’t and doesn’t have to be religious - it just has to rely on trust and confidence.

Duration:00:02:59

711: Too Hard On Yourself

4/29/2019
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And while it can be tempting to think that being hard on yourself is part of what drives success, it’s worth paying attention to the conclusion of the 2011 article “The Effects of Self-Criticism and Self-Oriented Perfectionism on Goal Pursuit”...

Duration:00:02:00

710: Leadership

4/26/2019
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It’s often true that those who become leaders may or may not have wanted to be named that, or are even officially in leadership positions.

Duration:00:01:53

709: Allergic

4/25/2019
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Allergies aren’t really all that uncommon, and the things that we tend to refer to as allergies even more so.

Duration:00:02:18

708: Long Nights

4/24/2019
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In fact, it may be that the impact late nights and long nights have on our psychology is partially a function of the mindset we have going in.

Duration:00:02:26

707: Luxury

4/23/2019
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So how do you manage to treat yourself to luxuries, especially when your position financially or socially may not allow for what general society considers a luxury?

Duration:00:02:38

706: Personal Style

4/22/2019
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Style switching -- changing or altering the fashion that you choose when it comes to your personal clothing style can have just as much of an impact on the view others have of you.

Duration:00:02:25

705: Religious

4/12/2019
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In the US and in much of Europe, those reporting no religious affiliation at all has been steadily -- though very very slowly increasing.

Duration:00:02:11

704: Organized Activity

4/11/2019
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Organized activities can be an expensive add-on to a child’s education -- and in more ways than just money.

Duration:00:03:20

703: Avoiding

4/10/2019
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The thing is, all of these mechanisms of avoidance can be very useful coping mechanisms - but as with all coping mechanisms, there is a time that the mechanism may not serve your emotional health.

Duration:00:02:11

702: Yay Failure

4/9/2019
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Studying how failure itself may actually, ironically, be what is absolutely necessary for success. It’s all a matter of how you define it.

Duration:00:02:00

701: Favorite TV

4/8/2019
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Our favorite shows are, in many ways, coming back to haunt us. But they may be more literally haunting us than we realize.

Duration:00:02:09