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Crazy Money with Paul Ollinger

Jul 7, 2020

Oliver Burkeman is the author of The Antidote: Happiness for People Who Can’t Stand Positive Thinking. He also writes a column for The Guardian called This Column Will Change Your Life in which he explores psychology and wellbeing. 

When I first learned of the title of his book, I wasn’t yet familiar with...


Jun 30, 2020

What if you get everything you’ve ever wanted and it’s still unfulfilling? What then?
 
Men’s coach Tripp Lanier is the author of the newly released, This Book Will Make you Dangerous: The Irreverent Guide for Men who Refuse to Settle. Since 2005, Tripp has spent thousands of hours coaching people on how to get...


Jun 23, 2020

At 23 years-old, Michael Brody-Waite drank a fifth of vodka and a 12-pack of beer everyday. He smoked tons of weed and cigarettes, and would “do any drug he could get his hands on.” When he wasn’t throwing up blood, he was mooching off--or just stealing from--his friends. 
 
After finally getting clean, Michael...


Jun 17, 2020

In 2013, Julie Saxon’s career was rocking along. The mother of two young girls had just gotten a big promotion, and was managing the work-life balance quite nicely. Later that year, everything changed when her husband, Joel, was diagnosed with stage 4 colorectal cancer cancer. Thus began a six-year journey...


Jun 9, 2020

  • Why are some millionaires miserable while many in poverty are happy? 
  • Does a rapidly-improving economy always lead to more well-being?
  • How does optimism affect our economic futures?

These are some of the big questions Carol Graham has tackled in decades of extensive research into the economics of happiness. A Senior...