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The Better Show is a weekly podcast for people who want to get better at all aspects of life, made by people who love getting better. Each week we focus on a single topic relevant to day to day life - such as sleep, managing stress, reducing clutter, relationships and healthy eating. We discuss why that topic matters, stories from our personal experience with that topic, tips & tricks our audience can apply themselves and end with a discussion of things we're going to try out and report back on. To join the community go to: www.facebook.com/thebettershow

The Better Show is a weekly podcast for people who want to get better at all aspects of life, made by people who love getting better. Each week we focus on a single topic relevant to day to day life - such as sleep, managing stress, reducing clutter, relationships and healthy eating. We discuss why that topic matters, stories from our personal experience with that topic, tips & tricks our audience can apply themselves and end with a discussion of things we're going to try out and report back on. To join the community go to: www.facebook.com/thebettershow

Location:

Seattle, WA

Description:

The Better Show is a weekly podcast for people who want to get better at all aspects of life, made by people who love getting better. Each week we focus on a single topic relevant to day to day life - such as sleep, managing stress, reducing clutter, relationships and healthy eating. We discuss why that topic matters, stories from our personal experience with that topic, tips & tricks our audience can apply themselves and end with a discussion of things we're going to try out and report back on. To join the community go to: www.facebook.com/thebettershow

Language:

English

Contact:

971-333-8007


Episodes

Better Coffee: Part 2

9/11/2020
Show Notes 1:557:078:4013:2218:4320:5826:2634:4037:1037:4439:3943:0143:5947:1051:0554:00Mentions World Atlas of CoffeeBaristaBaristasLibrary of coffee aromas

Duration:01:01:22

Better Coffee Part 1

8/21/2020
Show Notes 8:0511:4012:0515:2519:1926:3131:1932:4136:2041:4046:4555:551:08:301:12:46Mentions World Atlas of CoffeeBaristaBaristasLibrary of coffee aromas

Duration:01:19:35

Starting a Garden with Carmen Johnston

8/4/2020
Show Notes 0:584:587:197:599:0210:0112:3014:5016:4117:3319:2723:2226:4831:3035:2638:2141:4044:2946:1948:2052:4055:1658:0859:20Mentions Four container gardens to plant todaySouthern Living MagazineCarmen Johnston GardensCarmen Johnston on InstagramGrow Box for vegetablesGrowing Calendar from Burpee.comKitchen Herb starter kit

Duration:03:37:13

The Power of Music

7/15/2020
Show Notes 3:474:5513:0113:5524:0127:3729:4230:3037:5144:0946:0448:3149:5853:2956:30Mentions EndelBubl Draw SleepPhones Every Little Thing podcast titled “Secrets of the Symphony”

Duration:01:00:00

Andrew Grant-Thomas: EmbraceRace

7/7/2020
3:286:4010:0613:4717:5521:1926:5032:1535:4541:0442:2547:1751:1053:1757:1459:56Mentions EmbraceRaceEmbraceRace on FacebookSupporting Youth Leadership and Activism“How do I make sure I’m not raising the next ‘Amy Cooper’?”So You Want To Talk About Race

Duration:01:04:56

Better Pet Adoption: Part 2

6/23/2020
Show Notes 3:105:2614:3015:0018:4920:2622:0224:4026:2828:0031:1336:2639:3040:3043:2547:3548:30Mentions Consumer’s Advocate review of pet insurersDogs for the DisabledCanine Partners for LifeAmerican Foundation for the BlindCanine Good Citizen program

Duration:00:53:15

Better Pet Adoption: Part 1

6/16/2020
Show Notes 2:464:107:0113:0413:5015:2719:2121:3223:3024:4926:3027:0128:55Mentions Research on pets and mental healthBest pets for mental healthWhy Some People Think of Pets Like Children and Others Don’tGoogle Doc from Seattle Humane Society with a collection of Learning ResourcesPAWS Academy (videos to learn about animals)Petcube blog

Duration:00:36:25

Book Review: Tiny Habits

6/2/2020
Show Notes 4:158:0914:1415:2817:1021:4523:4328:4932:1835:5039:5843:23 46:3950:00Mentions Free Tiny Habits 5-Day ProgramTiny Habits by BJ Fogg

Duration:00:59:42

Better Recovery Days

5/26/2020
Show Notes 1:153:4012:4514:1415:2017:3021:4023:2925:1730:1534:0140:2047:2947:2954:3156:4459:201:02:041:08:501:10:021:11:19Mentions Luminara flameless candles with timerKind of Blue album by Miles Davis

Duration:01:13:26

Better Video Conferencing Tips: Part 2

5/20/2020
Show Notes 6:1511:3113:00 14:5517:1918:2419:4924:1829:2932:1033:1934:1737:1540:0145:5954:0055:0158:551:01:301:04:55Mentions TP-Link Archer 20 wireless routerEero Pro + 2 Eero BeaconsHow to make a cheap green screenNetflix Together Chrome extensionTable quiz100 questions to get your startedRoll20TabletopiaBest Use of Zoom Goes to Katie NolanSurface Pro X gaze correctioniOS 13 gaze correction

Duration:01:10:59

Better Video Conferencing Tips: Part 1

5/12/2020
Show Notes 7:1912:1515:5220:4822:4426:2025:3531:1934:2036:3942:3546:0949:10Mentions Good, Better, Best: Creating the ultimate remote worker webcam setup on a budget7 things you need for better video callsThe best podcast microphones on the marketHow to look good on camera, according to Tom FordHow to look good on video calls for Zoom FaceTime SkypeUse your Canon camera as a webcam!3 Best Smartphone Tripod MountsHow to make a $300 camera look pro!Godox SL60W Video Light ReviewRecommended...

Duration:01:00:02

Things We're Grateful For Right Now

5/5/2020
Show Notes 1:274:498:109:4414:4816:19www.agreener.com22:1023:4526:5030:0141:01Shantaram by David Gregory Roberts44:2046:20Mentions Shantaram by David Gregory RobertsChemex pour over coffee containerExhalation by Ted Chiangwww.agreener.comMessages of Hope, Gratitude And Safety Replace Ads in Times SquareGratitude in the Face of Crisis50 Questions That Will Help You Feel Grateful and Good About LifeAmazon: Coronavirus Tests So Hard To Get We’re Building Our Own LabThanks to Sheltering in...

Duration:00:49:59

Things we've learned during COVID-19

4/28/2020
Show Notes 5:597:29 8:41 10:5014:0215:5719:1920:5126:0229:1730:5032:1234:5536:3338:3540:3742:1043:5048:52Mentions America is in a depression. The challenge now is to make it short-lived.Wait But Why: 10 Types of FriendshipsA 2-Year Stanford Study Shows the Astonishing Productivity Boost of Working From HomeSome Good News with John Krasinski, Episode 1

Duration:00:59:55

Interview with Kevin Hancock

4/21/2020
Show Notes 2:333:556:0113:4620:5823:0025:2532:1036:0238:0041:50Mentions The Seventh Power by Kevin Hancock

Duration:00:49:24

Our Favorite YouTube Channels

4/14/2020
Show Notes 2:325:11This Old House9:13NutritionFacts.org12:05MedLife Crisis14:59James Hoffman — Coffee18:09Adam Savage’s Tested20:30Mr. Puzzle22:403Blue1Brown25:00Vihart 26:39Voice Teacher ReactsMentions The Better Show channel on YouTubeThis Old HouseNutritionFacts.orgMedLife CrisisJames Hoffman — CoffeeAdam Savage’s TestedMr. Puzzle3Blue1BrownViHartVoice Teacher Reacts

Duration:00:34:06

Interview with John Zeratsky, Make Time Author

4/9/2020
Show Notes 1:222:396:018:4410:1515:2519:2622:1924:2229:0730:01 33:1038:3040:3341:2243:4045:4050:35 Mentions Make Time: How to Focus on What Matters Every Day by Jake Knapp and John ZeratskyMakeTime.blogThe Better Show Episode 19: Nourish Your Mind with a Better Media Diet

Duration:00:53:13

Make Time - How to Focus on What Matters Every Day

4/7/2020
Order your copy here: Make Time by Jake Knapp and John Zeratsky Show Notes 1:423:318:3012:5214:4515:5918:4123:4028:1030:5032:5034:1735:1037:0239:3044:0139:30Mentions Make Time by Jake Knapp and John ZeratskySprint by Jake Knapp and John ZeratskyProductivity Planner

Duration:00:50:34

Coffee Chat: Avensi cups & Bottomless service

4/4/2020
Note: Watch video version of this episode: www.bettershow.io/youtube A fun bonus episode on two new coffee products, as a follow up to our recent episodes on COVID-19. In this episode we look at Avensi coffee cups and Bottomless coffee service. Mentions Avensi line of premium coffee cupsBottomless coffee service w/ discount code

Duration:00:26:43

Nathan Baschez: COVID Economics

4/2/2020
This week we are bringing you a special bonus episode as a follow up to our recent discussion on understanding economics in the age of COVID-19. In this episode Ian interviews Nathan Baschez, author of the Divinations newsletter that focuses on business strategy. Ian and Nathan discuss Nathan’s latest article on the economics of COVID-19. Show Notes 4:187:1812:3915:4818:0520:1522:1524:0728:2531:5036:06Mentions Divinations newsletter by Nathan BaschezThe Better Show Episode 128: Econ 101...

Duration:00:39:26

Econ 101 in the age of COVID-19

3/31/2020
As we record this episode in March of 2020, the world is experiencing an unprecedented challenge in responding to the COVID-19 illness. To slow the spread of COVID-19, governments around the world have instituted significant restrictions on social interactions that have disrupted daily life and resulted in a lot of economic uncertainty and personal anxiety. In this episode, we aim to help alleviate that anxiety by explaining what is going on right now with the economy. We discuss the...

Duration:00:59:10