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Good Life Project

Good Life Project

Jonathan Fields / Wondery

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Inspirational, intimate and disarmingly-unfiltered conversations about living a fully-engaged, fiercely-connected and meaning-drenched life. From iconic world-shakers like Elizabeth Gilbert, Brene Brown, Sir Ken Robinson, Seth Godin and Gretchen Rubin to everyday guests, every story matters.

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Michael Gervais | Finding Mastery

Michael Gervais is a high-performance psychologist working in high-stakes environments with some of the best in the world, training the mindset skills and practices essential to pursuing and revealing one’s potential. His clients include world record holders, Olympians, internationally acclaimed artists and musicians, MVPs from every major sport and Fortune 100 CEOs. A published, peer-reviewed author and recognized speaker on optimal human performance, Dr. Gervais has been featured by NBC, ABC, FOX, CNN, ESPN, NFL Network, Red Bull TV, The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Outside Magazine, WIRED, ESPN Magazine and others. He is the co-founder of Compete to Create, (http://competetocreate.net/) a digital platform business helping people become their best through mindset training and the host of Finding Mastery, (https://findingmastery.net/) a podcast that takes you inside the rugged and high-stakes environments of those on the path of mastery to explore how they train minds to be at their very best. You can find Dr. Michael Gervais at: Website : https://findingmastery.net/ Instagram : https://www.instagram.com/findingmastery/ Check out our offerings & partners: Trends: Right now you can get your first two weeks for just $1! Go to Trends.co/GOODLIFE to start your $1 two-week trial. Sleep Number: For a limited time, save up to $900 on select smart beds. Shop your way, at a Sleep Number store, online at sleepnumber.com/GOODLIFE or by chat.

72 MIN15 h ago
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Michael Gervais | Finding Mastery

Arielle Duhaime-Ross | Shining the Light

Arielle Duhaime-Ross is the host of Reset, a podcast that re-evaluates the role of technology in our lives, from Stitcher and the Vox Media Podcast Network. Passionate about a breadth of topics from science and the environment to health and LGBTQ issues, Duhaime-Ross examines technology’s impact on humanity and reveals the ethical pitfalls of our connected lives, the power structures driving, or stalling innovation, and the dubious scientific claims that can creep into our collective psyche. Previously, Duhaime-Ross was the first climate change correspondent in American nightly TV news. She reported for HBO’s VICE News Tonight, an Emmy award-winning nightly newscast, and covered the politics of climate change, life-threatening instances of environmental contamination, and the effect that global warming is already having on communities worldwide. Prior to joining VICE, Duhaime-Ross was a science reporter at Vox Media’s The Verge, and has written for Scientific American, Nature Medicine, The Atlantic, and Quartz. You can find Arielle Duhaime-Ross at: Website : http://www.arielleduhaimeross.com/ Reset Podcast : https://pod.link/reset Check out our offerings & partners: BLUblox: Get your energy back, sleep better, and block out the unhealthy effects of blue light with BLUblox. Go to BLUblox.com today and get free shipping worldwide and 15% off with the code GOODLIFE. Athletic Greens: Visit AthleticGreens.com/GOODLIFE to claim OUR special offer of 20 FREE daily travel packs with your first purchase, a $79 added value.

72 MIN4 d ago
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Arielle Duhaime-Ross | Shining the Light

Mia Birdsong | How We Show Up

Mia Birdsong is a pathfinder, community curator, and storyteller who engages the leadership and wisdom of people experiencing injustice to chart new visions of American life. She has a gift for making visible and leveraging the brilliance of everyday people so that our collective gifts reach larger spheres of influence, cultural and political change, and create wellbeing for everyone. In her bookHow We Show Up: Reclaiming Family, Friendship, and Community, (https://amzn.to/30WJWX9) Birdsong examines community life, reimagines family and chosen family, and points us toward the promise of our collective vitality. Previously, as founding Co-Director of Family Story, Mia lifted up a new national story about what makes a good family. As Vice President of the Family Independence Initiative, she leveraged the power of data and stories to illuminate and accelerate the initiative low-income families take to improve their lives. Her public conversations, like the New America series centering ...

63 MIN1 w ago
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Mia Birdsong | How We Show Up

Dan Heath | Upstream Thinking & Moment Making

Dan Heath is the co-author, along with his brother, Chip, of four New York Times bestselling books: Made to Stick, Switch, Decisive, and The Power of Moments. The Heath Brothers’ books have sold over three million copies worldwide and been translated into 33 languages. But, interesting, separated by 10 years, the two weren't super close until they began to collaborate later in life. Their work has transformed not only the lives of millions of readers, but along the way, two brothers as well. Dan’s new book - his first solo release - Upstream: The Quest to Solve Problems Before They Happen (https://amzn.to/3hmfMC7) debuted in March 2020 and was an instant Wall Street Journal bestseller. Dan is a Senior Fellow at Duke University’s CASE center, which supports entrepreneurs who are fighting for social good. He lives in Durham, North Carolina. You can find Dan Heath at: Website : https://heathbrothers.com/books/upstream/ Check out our offerings & partners: Grammarly: Grammarly doesn’...

70 MIN1 w ago
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Dan Heath | Upstream Thinking & Moment Making

Milton Glaser | Make Things That Move People [Best Of]

Iconic artist, designer, and New York Magazine cofounder, Milton Glaser's (http://www.miltonglaser.com/) work has been seen everywhere from the halls of global industry to, social movements to local pubs, the Museum of Modern Art and the Georges Pompidou Center. He was the visionary behind the legendary I NY logo, designed and given for free as an offering to the city he loved when it teetered on the brink of bankruptcy in the 70s. The generation-defining, rainbow-haired Bob Dylan poster? Glaser, too. And, thousands of other works that have moved millions of people and defined moments, industries, and generations. Over our 8-year history, Glaser has become the single most-referenced and, arguably, most revered guest. His work changed us, and so did our time with him. Milton Glaser passed away on Friday, June 26th at the age of 91. On his birthday. So, we wanted to share this “Best Of” conversation from our 2013 archives in honor of his life and impact, and as a powerful prompt to nurture the creative impulse that exists in all of us. To make meaning. To play. To live with purpose and joy. You can find Milton Glaser at: Website : https://www.miltonglaser.com/ Instagram : https://www.instagram.com/miltonglaserinc/ Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/geneenrothttps://www.facebook.com/MiltonGlaserInc/h Check out our offerings & partners: Grammarly: Grammarly doesn’t just correct your mistakes. It helps you build up your skills as a writer. Get 20% off Grammarly Premium when you sign up at Grammarly.com/GOODLIFE.

55 MIN2 w ago
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Milton Glaser | Make Things That Move People [Best Of]

Ann Patchett | On Solitude, Writing & Indie Bookstores

A graduate of Sarah Lawrence College and the Iowa Writer’s Workshop, Ann Patchett is the multi-award-winning and New York Times Bestselling author of eight novels, including The Patron Saint of Liars,Bel Canto, Run,Commonwealth. and The Dutch House, along with nonfiction works, including Truth & Beauty,about her friendship with the writer Lucy Grealy,What Now?an expansion of her graduation address at Sarah Lawrence College, and This is the Story of a Happy Marriage,a collection of essays examining the theme of commitment. In 2019, she published her first children’s book, Lambslide, illustrated by Robin Preiss Glasser. Patchett's work has been translated into more than thirty languages. In November 2011, yearning to stem the flow of great bookstores from Nashville, Tennessee where she lives, Patchett opened Parnassus Books with her business partner Karen Hayes. She has since become a spokesperson for independent booksellers, championing books and bookstores. In 2012 she was named b...

59 MIN2 w ago
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Ann Patchett | On Solitude, Writing & Indie Bookstores

Elaine Welteroth | More Than Enough

ElaineWelteroth is a New York Times bestselling author, an award-winning journalist and a producer and judge on the new Project Runway. She is known for her groundbreaking work at the helm of Teen Vogue, where she was appointed the youngest ever Editor-in-Chief at a Conde Nast publication in 2017, transforming the magazine into a platform for advocacy and social activism. She's now a leading expert and advocate for the next generation of change-makers. Welteroth was recently appointed Cultural Ambassador for Michelle Obama's When We All Vote initiative. Her writing appears in The New York Times, British Vogue, and The Hollywood Reporter. She has written for the hit show Grown-ish and has appeared on-camera for a range of media outlets including ABC News and Netflix. Welteroth released her first book More Than Enough: Claiming Space for Who You Are No Matter What They Say (https://amzn.to/30nh8q7)in June 2019. Her debut literary work became an immediate New York Times bestseller and ...

89 MIN3 w ago
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Elaine Welteroth | More Than Enough

James McBride | A Life of Music, Words & Love

EJames McBride is an accomplished musician and author whose books have been translated into 19 languages and sold millions of copies around the world. He's toured with jazz legends, written songs for everyone from Anita Baker to Grover Washington, Jr. McBride also penned the National Book Award-winning and New York Times-bestselling The Good Lord Bird, which Showtime is turning into a television series, authored bestselling American classic The Color of Water, along with Miracle at St. Anna, which was adapted into a film by Spike Lee. Awarded a National Humanities Medal by President Obama “for humanizing the complexities of discussing race in America,” McBride is a Distinguished Writer in Residence at New York University. His newest novel, Deacon King Kong, (https://books.apple.com/us/book/deacon-king-kong/id1469783511) drops you into Brooklyn, circa 1969, with a fierce interplay between social commentary, immersive storytelling, and wild humor that ultimately lands in the form of ...

51 MIN3 w ago
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James McBride | A Life of Music, Words & Love

Judge Victoria Pratt | On Restorative Justice [Best Of]

Growing up outside Newark, NJ, Judge Victoria Pratt found herself in the role of translator, advocate, and champion at a very young age. That deep desire to serve at the sweet-spot between justice and humanity never left her. Rising up through government and educational institutions, she eventually became Chief Judge in Newark Municipal Court in Newark, NJ. But she was not your ordinary judge. For her, it was all about serving the broader humanity and needs of both those who appeared in her courtroom, as well as those who were affected in the community. Judge Pratt gained acclaim as a champion for criminal justice reform and restorative justice in her Newark courtroom, worked with jurisdictions across the US, and as far as Dubai, Ukraine, Mexico, and England. Her TED Talk, How Judges Can Show Respect, went viral. Now a leading voice in criminal justice reform and restorative justice through her consulting firm Pratt Lucien Consultants, Judge Pratt speaks to corporate and organizatio...

74 MINJUN 15
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Judge Victoria Pratt | On Restorative Justice [Best Of]

John O'Leary | Choosing Awe

In 1987, John O’Leary was a curious nine-year-old boy. Playing with fire and gasoline, he created a massive explosion in his home and was burned on 100% of his body. He was given less than a 1% chance to live. John not only survived but, with the support of an incredible family, friends and community, found a way to reclaim a sense of wonder, joy and service that has led to a stunning career inspiring millions, writing books, while marrying the love of his life and raising four kids together. His #1 National Bestselling book ON FIRE recounts much of this story, and his popular Live Inspired Podcast takes you deeper into lessons learned.John's new book, IN AWE, (https://amzn.to/3dQ1dUO) explores the key elements that allow you to live from a place of awe, no matter what the world throws at you. We recorded a Good Life Project conversation with John in 2016, which you can listen to here: https://www.goodlifeproject.com/podcast/john-oleary-2/ You can find John O'Leary at: Website : http://johnolearyinspires.com/ Instagram : http://instagram.com/johnoleary.inspires/ Check out our offerings & partners: BLUblox: Get your energy back, sleep better, and block out the unhealthy effects of blue light with BLUblox. Go to BLUblox.com today and get free shipping worldwide and 15% off with the code GOODLIFE. UV Clean: Right Now Good Life Project listeners can get 15% off PLUS Free Shipping the purchase of two UV Clean Phone Sanitizers.Just head to GetUVclean.com, and use Promo Code GOODLIFE. AquaTru: Receive $100 off an AquaTru plus free shipping when you go to AquaTru.com & enter code GOODLIFE at checkout.

74 MINJUN 11
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John O'Leary | Choosing Awe

Latest Episodes

Michael Gervais | Finding Mastery

Michael Gervais is a high-performance psychologist working in high-stakes environments with some of the best in the world, training the mindset skills and practices essential to pursuing and revealing one’s potential. His clients include world record holders, Olympians, internationally acclaimed artists and musicians, MVPs from every major sport and Fortune 100 CEOs. A published, peer-reviewed author and recognized speaker on optimal human performance, Dr. Gervais has been featured by NBC, ABC, FOX, CNN, ESPN, NFL Network, Red Bull TV, The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Outside Magazine, WIRED, ESPN Magazine and others. He is the co-founder of Compete to Create, (http://competetocreate.net/) a digital platform business helping people become their best through mindset training and the host of Finding Mastery, (https://findingmastery.net/) a podcast that takes you inside the rugged and high-stakes environments of those on the path of mastery to explore how they train minds to be at their very best. You can find Dr. Michael Gervais at: Website : https://findingmastery.net/ Instagram : https://www.instagram.com/findingmastery/ Check out our offerings & partners: Trends: Right now you can get your first two weeks for just $1! Go to Trends.co/GOODLIFE to start your $1 two-week trial. Sleep Number: For a limited time, save up to $900 on select smart beds. Shop your way, at a Sleep Number store, online at sleepnumber.com/GOODLIFE or by chat.

72 MIN15 h ago
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Michael Gervais | Finding Mastery

Arielle Duhaime-Ross | Shining the Light

Arielle Duhaime-Ross is the host of Reset, a podcast that re-evaluates the role of technology in our lives, from Stitcher and the Vox Media Podcast Network. Passionate about a breadth of topics from science and the environment to health and LGBTQ issues, Duhaime-Ross examines technology’s impact on humanity and reveals the ethical pitfalls of our connected lives, the power structures driving, or stalling innovation, and the dubious scientific claims that can creep into our collective psyche. Previously, Duhaime-Ross was the first climate change correspondent in American nightly TV news. She reported for HBO’s VICE News Tonight, an Emmy award-winning nightly newscast, and covered the politics of climate change, life-threatening instances of environmental contamination, and the effect that global warming is already having on communities worldwide. Prior to joining VICE, Duhaime-Ross was a science reporter at Vox Media’s The Verge, and has written for Scientific American, Nature Medicine, The Atlantic, and Quartz. You can find Arielle Duhaime-Ross at: Website : http://www.arielleduhaimeross.com/ Reset Podcast : https://pod.link/reset Check out our offerings & partners: BLUblox: Get your energy back, sleep better, and block out the unhealthy effects of blue light with BLUblox. Go to BLUblox.com today and get free shipping worldwide and 15% off with the code GOODLIFE. Athletic Greens: Visit AthleticGreens.com/GOODLIFE to claim OUR special offer of 20 FREE daily travel packs with your first purchase, a $79 added value.

72 MIN4 d ago
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Arielle Duhaime-Ross | Shining the Light

Mia Birdsong | How We Show Up

Mia Birdsong is a pathfinder, community curator, and storyteller who engages the leadership and wisdom of people experiencing injustice to chart new visions of American life. She has a gift for making visible and leveraging the brilliance of everyday people so that our collective gifts reach larger spheres of influence, cultural and political change, and create wellbeing for everyone. In her bookHow We Show Up: Reclaiming Family, Friendship, and Community, (https://amzn.to/30WJWX9) Birdsong examines community life, reimagines family and chosen family, and points us toward the promise of our collective vitality. Previously, as founding Co-Director of Family Story, Mia lifted up a new national story about what makes a good family. As Vice President of the Family Independence Initiative, she leveraged the power of data and stories to illuminate and accelerate the initiative low-income families take to improve their lives. Her public conversations, like the New America series centering ...

63 MIN1 w ago
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Mia Birdsong | How We Show Up

Dan Heath | Upstream Thinking & Moment Making

Dan Heath is the co-author, along with his brother, Chip, of four New York Times bestselling books: Made to Stick, Switch, Decisive, and The Power of Moments. The Heath Brothers’ books have sold over three million copies worldwide and been translated into 33 languages. But, interesting, separated by 10 years, the two weren't super close until they began to collaborate later in life. Their work has transformed not only the lives of millions of readers, but along the way, two brothers as well. Dan’s new book - his first solo release - Upstream: The Quest to Solve Problems Before They Happen (https://amzn.to/3hmfMC7) debuted in March 2020 and was an instant Wall Street Journal bestseller. Dan is a Senior Fellow at Duke University’s CASE center, which supports entrepreneurs who are fighting for social good. He lives in Durham, North Carolina. You can find Dan Heath at: Website : https://heathbrothers.com/books/upstream/ Check out our offerings & partners: Grammarly: Grammarly doesn’...

70 MIN1 w ago
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Dan Heath | Upstream Thinking & Moment Making

Milton Glaser | Make Things That Move People [Best Of]

Iconic artist, designer, and New York Magazine cofounder, Milton Glaser's (http://www.miltonglaser.com/) work has been seen everywhere from the halls of global industry to, social movements to local pubs, the Museum of Modern Art and the Georges Pompidou Center. He was the visionary behind the legendary I NY logo, designed and given for free as an offering to the city he loved when it teetered on the brink of bankruptcy in the 70s. The generation-defining, rainbow-haired Bob Dylan poster? Glaser, too. And, thousands of other works that have moved millions of people and defined moments, industries, and generations. Over our 8-year history, Glaser has become the single most-referenced and, arguably, most revered guest. His work changed us, and so did our time with him. Milton Glaser passed away on Friday, June 26th at the age of 91. On his birthday. So, we wanted to share this “Best Of” conversation from our 2013 archives in honor of his life and impact, and as a powerful prompt to nurture the creative impulse that exists in all of us. To make meaning. To play. To live with purpose and joy. You can find Milton Glaser at: Website : https://www.miltonglaser.com/ Instagram : https://www.instagram.com/miltonglaserinc/ Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/geneenrothttps://www.facebook.com/MiltonGlaserInc/h Check out our offerings & partners: Grammarly: Grammarly doesn’t just correct your mistakes. It helps you build up your skills as a writer. Get 20% off Grammarly Premium when you sign up at Grammarly.com/GOODLIFE.

55 MIN2 w ago
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Milton Glaser | Make Things That Move People [Best Of]

Ann Patchett | On Solitude, Writing & Indie Bookstores

A graduate of Sarah Lawrence College and the Iowa Writer’s Workshop, Ann Patchett is the multi-award-winning and New York Times Bestselling author of eight novels, including The Patron Saint of Liars,Bel Canto, Run,Commonwealth. and The Dutch House, along with nonfiction works, including Truth & Beauty,about her friendship with the writer Lucy Grealy,What Now?an expansion of her graduation address at Sarah Lawrence College, and This is the Story of a Happy Marriage,a collection of essays examining the theme of commitment. In 2019, she published her first children’s book, Lambslide, illustrated by Robin Preiss Glasser. Patchett's work has been translated into more than thirty languages. In November 2011, yearning to stem the flow of great bookstores from Nashville, Tennessee where she lives, Patchett opened Parnassus Books with her business partner Karen Hayes. She has since become a spokesperson for independent booksellers, championing books and bookstores. In 2012 she was named b...

59 MIN2 w ago
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Ann Patchett | On Solitude, Writing & Indie Bookstores

Elaine Welteroth | More Than Enough

ElaineWelteroth is a New York Times bestselling author, an award-winning journalist and a producer and judge on the new Project Runway. She is known for her groundbreaking work at the helm of Teen Vogue, where she was appointed the youngest ever Editor-in-Chief at a Conde Nast publication in 2017, transforming the magazine into a platform for advocacy and social activism. She's now a leading expert and advocate for the next generation of change-makers. Welteroth was recently appointed Cultural Ambassador for Michelle Obama's When We All Vote initiative. Her writing appears in The New York Times, British Vogue, and The Hollywood Reporter. She has written for the hit show Grown-ish and has appeared on-camera for a range of media outlets including ABC News and Netflix. Welteroth released her first book More Than Enough: Claiming Space for Who You Are No Matter What They Say (https://amzn.to/30nh8q7)in June 2019. Her debut literary work became an immediate New York Times bestseller and ...

89 MIN3 w ago
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Elaine Welteroth | More Than Enough

James McBride | A Life of Music, Words & Love

EJames McBride is an accomplished musician and author whose books have been translated into 19 languages and sold millions of copies around the world. He's toured with jazz legends, written songs for everyone from Anita Baker to Grover Washington, Jr. McBride also penned the National Book Award-winning and New York Times-bestselling The Good Lord Bird, which Showtime is turning into a television series, authored bestselling American classic The Color of Water, along with Miracle at St. Anna, which was adapted into a film by Spike Lee. Awarded a National Humanities Medal by President Obama “for humanizing the complexities of discussing race in America,” McBride is a Distinguished Writer in Residence at New York University. His newest novel, Deacon King Kong, (https://books.apple.com/us/book/deacon-king-kong/id1469783511) drops you into Brooklyn, circa 1969, with a fierce interplay between social commentary, immersive storytelling, and wild humor that ultimately lands in the form of ...

51 MIN3 w ago
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James McBride | A Life of Music, Words & Love

Judge Victoria Pratt | On Restorative Justice [Best Of]

Growing up outside Newark, NJ, Judge Victoria Pratt found herself in the role of translator, advocate, and champion at a very young age. That deep desire to serve at the sweet-spot between justice and humanity never left her. Rising up through government and educational institutions, she eventually became Chief Judge in Newark Municipal Court in Newark, NJ. But she was not your ordinary judge. For her, it was all about serving the broader humanity and needs of both those who appeared in her courtroom, as well as those who were affected in the community. Judge Pratt gained acclaim as a champion for criminal justice reform and restorative justice in her Newark courtroom, worked with jurisdictions across the US, and as far as Dubai, Ukraine, Mexico, and England. Her TED Talk, How Judges Can Show Respect, went viral. Now a leading voice in criminal justice reform and restorative justice through her consulting firm Pratt Lucien Consultants, Judge Pratt speaks to corporate and organizatio...

74 MINJUN 15
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Judge Victoria Pratt | On Restorative Justice [Best Of]

John O'Leary | Choosing Awe

In 1987, John O’Leary was a curious nine-year-old boy. Playing with fire and gasoline, he created a massive explosion in his home and was burned on 100% of his body. He was given less than a 1% chance to live. John not only survived but, with the support of an incredible family, friends and community, found a way to reclaim a sense of wonder, joy and service that has led to a stunning career inspiring millions, writing books, while marrying the love of his life and raising four kids together. His #1 National Bestselling book ON FIRE recounts much of this story, and his popular Live Inspired Podcast takes you deeper into lessons learned.John's new book, IN AWE, (https://amzn.to/3dQ1dUO) explores the key elements that allow you to live from a place of awe, no matter what the world throws at you. We recorded a Good Life Project conversation with John in 2016, which you can listen to here: https://www.goodlifeproject.com/podcast/john-oleary-2/ You can find John O'Leary at: Website : http://johnolearyinspires.com/ Instagram : http://instagram.com/johnoleary.inspires/ Check out our offerings & partners: BLUblox: Get your energy back, sleep better, and block out the unhealthy effects of blue light with BLUblox. Go to BLUblox.com today and get free shipping worldwide and 15% off with the code GOODLIFE. UV Clean: Right Now Good Life Project listeners can get 15% off PLUS Free Shipping the purchase of two UV Clean Phone Sanitizers.Just head to GetUVclean.com, and use Promo Code GOODLIFE. AquaTru: Receive $100 off an AquaTru plus free shipping when you go to AquaTru.com & enter code GOODLIFE at checkout.

74 MINJUN 11
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John O'Leary | Choosing Awe

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