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You spend a quarter of your life at work. You should enjoy it! Organizational psychologist Adam Grant takes you inside the minds of some of the world’s most unusual professionals to discover the keys to a better work life. From learning how to love your rivals to harnessing the power of frustration, one thing’s for sure: You’ll never see your job the same way again.
 
Officer Kevin and Officer Grant are cleaning up the mean streets of the internet - because somebody's gotta do it. Leave us a voicemail: 312-788-7361 or send an audio file to thoughtcopspodcast@gmail.com Coming to you live from the cyberpunk hellscape of Neo-Chicago, the Thought Cops have deputized a number of your favorite thought leaders, content creators, comedians, online personalities, and more, in their effort to clean up the internet once and for all.
 
Rick Wiles is the father of “citizen reporting.” He pioneered alternative media long before the arrival of blogs and podcasts. TRUNEWS has an extremely loyal audience around the world. The program is 100% listener-supported. Guests include members of the US Congress, members of the European Parliament, members of the British Parliament, scientists, astronauts, climatologists, billionaires, investors, top-selling authors, and retired US generals. Respected guests include billionaire Jim Roger ...
 
The Hub and Spoken podcast is a series of fascinating discussions with today's top data and business leaders from across the business world. The podcasts explore how to add most value to organisations through the use of data and analytics and how best to organise yourselves to achieve that value. It talks about defining and delivering a data strategy and the best way to return business value.
 
Lewis Howes is a New York Times best-selling author, 2x All-American athlete, keynote speaker, and entrepreneur. The School of Greatness shares inspiring interviews from the most successful people on the planet—world-renowned leaders in business, entertainment, sports, science, health, and literature—to inspire YOU to unlock your inner greatness and live your best life.
 
Each week, Alice Bradley and Jordan Calhoun of Lifehacker bring in all-star guests to tackle the stuff that matters—like how to be happy, how to buy a TV, how to be less bad with money and how to tell if you’re dating a psychopath. Look, you're doing great, but quite frankly we think you can be a little better. All your friends do too. It's time for The Upgrade.
 
Presented by Crafted Society, Masters of Craft highlights phenomenal human beings from fashion, art, business, sport, philanthropy, media, music and entertainment through one-on-one conversation focused on the journey of becoming a master of one's craft. Receive first hand knowledge, learn of real life sacrifices, courage and passion and above all, be inspired. Masters of Craft is hosted by Martin Johnston, the founder of Crafted Society and Grant Trahant, the founder of Causeartist.
 
Profiles in Franceformation is the podcast where we hear from inspiring people who have pursued their dream of moving to France. We learn about why they moved, how they overcame the challenges they faced, and what they love - and hate - about living in France. I hope that hearing their stories can help you to pursue your dreams and maybe, your very own Franceformation.
 
"In this early detective novel, the detective is Hilda Wade. She is a very capable nurse, but there is something mysterious about her from the moment she arrives at the hospital. Upon meeting her, Dr. Hubert Cumberledge greatly admires her and becomes a devoted friend. It turns out that Hilda has one purpose in life, and in pursuit of that purpose she will travel across the world, from London to South Africa, Rhodesia, India, Nepaul, Tibet and back. With Cumberledge's support, her extraordin ...
 
All About Nursing explains how nurses play a significant role in providing healthcare in multiple care settings. You will be able to hear from some of these key nurses who work in practice, academia and other practice settings. There are many different kinds of roles nurses have to choose from which makes it a great profession to work in. Additionally you will hear about challenges nurses are engaged in as healthcare continues to experience an unprecedented need to decrease costs and improve ...
 
A charming collection of 14 short American history plays for the very young - ranging from Christopher Columbus to George Washington to Susan B Anthony. (Summary by Maria Therese)Cast:Narrator; First Maid of Honor; Second Woman: AvailleNarrator; Queen Isabella; Pocohantus: CaprishaPageColumbus; First Merchant; Blount; Squanto; Robert E. Lee: Tom CausbyWise Man; Captain Newport; King; Court; People; Richard Henry Lee; Californians; Auctioneer; Union Soldier: Libby GohnLuis; John Smith; Willia ...
 
Financing Social Entrepreneurs is a weekly podcast interviewing people who fund and support social innovation in different ways, grant providers, impact investors of various kinds, angel investors, foundations, family offices and more. They talk frankly about how they work, how they make investment, grant and funding decisions, what they will invest in, or support, and what they cannot— they talk about the pros and cons of different sources of funding, share lessons and insights, and provide ...
 
Triple M’s Rush Hour with James Brayshaw and Billy Brownless will get you home from 3-5pm Monday to Friday. They’ve got Melbourne stitched up, with the biggest names in town joining them in the studio every day. Plus your favourite segments like Billy’s Bake, what have you seen…unusual, the Idiot File & Billy’s Joke. If it bounces, rolls or scores in Melbourne, then these two characters will have it covered in ways only they can. Listen 3-5 weekdays on 105.1 Triple M Melbourne, 6pm Mon-Thurs ...
 
The Handbook is a show about life, leadership, and health. What more could one show possibly offer? My name is Gene, I'm the host. I have over 10+ years of policing experience, and because I'm a real glutton for punishment, I'm a PhD student as well. I'm not cool enough to be referred to as "Dr." yet, but I'm close. Here's the deal. Most episodes will have a guest who I feel is worthy to discuss a topic that could benefit the audience. A discussion about finances? Boom. Financial advisor. A ...
 
Welcome to Ag Law in the Field! This is the inaugural episode of a new podcast designed to discuss all things agricultural law. Tiffany Lashmet, Extension Ag Law Specialist with Texas A&M Agrilife Extension, will serve as your host and has a variety of great guests lined up. From law students to seasoned attorneys, to lawyers with experience in international firms, to folks who hung out their own shingle in Small Town America...we plan to visit with them all and discuss their thoughts, exper ...
 
Letters from the Lunchroom is brought to you by Communities In Schools of Mid-America. Communities In Schools (CIS) is a nationwide non-profit, which connects students and their families to local resources in order to remove barriers so that they will have greater success in school and in life. During this podcast, we talk to people who have a relationship with CIS. From students to staff members, and alumni to volunteers, we know that people who connect with non-profits have a story that le ...
 
WHITE SPEAK seeks to help the non-Black community understand what's really going on with the #BlackLivesMatter movement--inspiring anti-racism, social and systemic change by answering all of the burning questions about what has led us to where we are today--and what folks can do to help and support--and how only together will we ever be able to dismantle the racial structures and barriers that are inherent to our systems and institutions. We can't let this moment pass without making real cha ...
 
The Stubbs Society for Defence and Foreign Affairs, founded in 1884, is Oxford University's oldest society dedicated to the study and discussion of global politics and international relations. Join us in our new regular podcast series as we sit down with leading figures from international relations, diplomacy, intelligence, the armed forces and British and global politics.
 
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Risk-adverse Aussies are being told to avoid Auckland when the bubble opens - least they get trapped in a lockdown. The trans-Tasman bubble takes flight first thing on Monday morning. But travel writer Ben Groundwater told Heather du Plessis-Allan Auckland's at the bottom of his list of Kiwi destinations. He says with the supercity's history of sna…
 
Auckland Mayor Phil Goff says worsening gang warfare is putting innocent people at risk and he warns the city cannot go down the track of "gangland America". His comments follow a dramatic shooting at a 5-star waterfront hotel yesterday, which police say was linked to an escalating dispute between the Head Hunters and Mongols gangs. A gun was fired…
 
Letters from the Lunchroom is a podcast that shows you a new side of Communities In Schools, a nationwide non-profit which provides support services for at-risk students. We know that people who engage with non-profits have a story to tell, and we want to hear that story. From students to staff members, and alumni to volunteers, our host, Victoria,…
 
Many of Austin’s top music destinations remain shuttered amid the pandemic, and many people might still feel most comfortable seeing live music outdoors. The good news: There’s a whole lot of options for hearing bands in open-air environments. Over the past few weeks, the Austin 360 team visited a dozen of these places and compiled a broad sampler …
 
The deadline for Williamson County small businesses in the food service affected by the coronavirus pandemic to apply for grants has been extended to April 30. Businesses will need to provide documentation that they are eligible for the program and have been adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Visit the Wilco Forward Phase 2 signup page fo…
 
Leander Mayor Troy Hill is running for his second term against City Council Member Christine Sederquist. Hill, who is 59, is a technology salesman. Sederquist, who is 39, creates digital marketing content and strategy for small businesses. She has served one term on the council. Both candidates said Leander faces issues with its infrastructure. See…
 
An Austin man has been indicted in connection to a crash last month that killed eight undocumented immigrants who were traveling in the back of his truck, according to the Department of Justice. According to immigration officials, 24-year-old Sebastian Tovar was driving a maroon pickup truck on March 15 with the eight undocumented immigrants in Del…
 
A Texas Department of Public Safety trooper early Thursday struck a pedestrian who was lying in the street near the Capitol, authorities said. Austin-Travis County EMS medics responded at 3:46 a.m. to the corner of West 13th and Colorado streets, where DPS troopers tried to treat the pedestrian at the scene. But the man, described by authorities on…
 
Some residents who own homes designated as affordable in the Mueller neighborhood in East Austin experienced sticker shock recently when they learned of huge spikes in their escrow payments. The problem stems from lenders' calculations of escrow bills for 35 homeowners who last year bought condos that were earmarked for income-qualified buyers thro…
 
Austin now has a city official dedicated to making sure residents who get priced out of their neighborhoods can seek help and remain in the place they call home. Nefertitti Jackmon, the former executive director of Six Square, a nonprofit that seeks to preserve the cultural legacy of Austin’s Black Cultural District, on Wednesday became the Housing…
 
The Texas House on Thursday approved a bill to extend Medicaid coverage to eligible women for at least one year after giving birth or experiencing a miscarriage, a move advocates say could reduce the state’s maternal mortality rate. Currently, eligible low-income women in Texas lose Medicaid coverage 60 days after pregnancy. See omnystudio.com/list…
 
Split irrevocably along party lines, the Texas Senate on Thursday approved legislation banning transgender student athletes from competing in sports within their gender identity. All 18 Republicans voted for Senate Bill 29, which would require athletes in Texas public high schools and grade schools to compete in sports based on the "biological sex"…
 
The Texas House on Thursday gave initial approval to a measure that would allow carrying a handgun in Texas without a permit, a multiyear effort that never before had gotten a vote in the lower chamber. The 84-to-56 vote was largely along party lines. House Bill 1927, authored by a number of Republican lawmakers, would allow anyone over the age of …
 
The Texas Senate approved a bill Thursday that would pave the way for hundreds of Lake Austin shoreline properties to secede from the city of Austin to avoid paying city property taxes. Senate Bill 659 from Senator Dawn Buckingham, a Republican from Lakeway, passed 18-to-12, with voting along party lines. Sen. Sarah Eckhardt, a Democrat from Austin…
 
For the past month, Mayor Steve Adler and other city of Austin officials have met behind closed doors with community leaders to develop a plan to tackle the city's swelling homelessness crisis. The ambitious plan was unveiled to the public Thursday, highlighted by a three-year timeline and a total cost estimate of $250 million. The proposal is perh…
 
The Government has announced a review into the New Zealand greyhound racing industry. The review will look into the work being done on animal welfare and safety in the industry following calls for a complete ban on greyhound racing. Findings from a 2017 review into the industry, undertaken by former High Court judge Rodney Hansen QC, revealed more …
 
In 2019, the University of Otago bred more than 67,000 animals that it then killed without using for any scientific purpose. That year, the university was responsible for half of all the animals killed in New Zealand that had been bred but not used for research, testing and teaching (RTT) purposes. University research and enterprise deputy vice-cha…
 
“People want to work with people they like. Kindness will always take you further than any other emotion.” Today's guest is Ryan Serhant. Ryan is the CEO and founder of SERHANT., his real estate company. Ryan is one of the most successful real estate brokers in the world, averaging a billion dollars in sales every year. In this episode Lewis and Ry…
 
The CEO of Pfizer believes people will need a third dose of the Covid-19 vaccine six to 12 months after their first round. During a panel discussion hosted by CNBC, Albert Bourla said: "Protection goes down by time but still in six months it's still extremely, extremely high." Bourla added that he thinks people may need to be immunised against coro…
 
The gang shootings of the last week suggest to me that we are creeping ever closer to the inevitable need to arm the police. I take no pleasure in saying that. It’s not something I want to see. But the facts are staring us in the face. In the last week we’ve had the Head Hunters headquarters in Auckland sprayed with bullets, an attempted bombing in…
 
North Melbourne AFLW Superstar Kaitlyn Ashmore previews the AFLW Grand Final between the Crows and Lions, the AFLW Grand Final Sprint, Billy tells a Fruity Friday Joke See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.By Triple M
 
Today on TRUNEWS, host Edward Szall and the team lay out the chilling side effects of COVID vaccines. We feature numerous reports of fainting around the world, and tie that to the reports of blood clots as a result of the vaccination. We also look at the latest efforts to bait Russia into a world war, and Putin’s threat to the US dollar and the SWI…
 
If you're an Austin musician and you'd like to get the COVID-19 vaccine at one of the city's premier music venues, Austin Public Health and the Health Alliance for Austin Musicians have just the opportunity for you. Austin Public Health will administer a limited number of Moderna vaccines to local musicians on two dates in April at Emo's on East Ri…
 
Round Rock-based Dell Technologies said Wednesday that it is spinning off its ownership stake in VMware, a California-based cloud-software company. The deal is expected to close in the fourth quarter of calendar 2021 and result in two standalone companies. Dell Technologies said the companies will continue to work together. Dell Technologies owns a…
 
Austin nonprofit organization Mobile Loaves & Fishes will break ground in summer 2022 on two new phases of its Community First Village that are expected to nearly quadruple the number of homes in this neighborhood designed to house people who have been chronically homeless. The next two phases will add 1,400 homes to the more than 500 homes in the …
 
Williamson County Judge Bill Gravell on Tuesday said the county could have 70% of its population vaccinated from COVID-19 by Memorial Day. When the county reaches that vaccination rate, he said, it can close its vaccination hubs and people who need vaccines can go to pharmacies or their own doctors. According to data from the Texas Department of He…
 
Lake Travis school board candidate Kara Bell was cited last week for assault and released following a scuffle with a store employee after refusing to wear a mask at the Nordstrom Rack on Brodie Lane, according to Sunset Valley police. Police were called around 6 p.m. on April 7 by store employees when Bell shoved the store’s loss prevention officer…
 
A former Austin Energy employee admitted to stealing $43,000 in equipment, triggering a joint investigation by the city auditor's office and the Austin Police Department that the city auditor's office says uncovered a pattern of theft that went even deeper. Rodney Stockton, an inventory control specialist, left Austin Energy in April 2019 after adm…
 
Two nonprofits are helping tenants after a Williamson County judge on Tuesday ended a temporary restraining order that directed the management of the Townhomes at Double Creek in Round Rock to pay hotel bills for those evicted from their freeze-damaged units. Sandalwood Management sent residents of 44 units at the town homes on Louis Henna Boulevar…
 
The Texas House gave initial approval Wednesday to bipartisan bills that would expand telehealth after the coronavirus pandemic and create a prescription drug savings program for uninsured residents. Both measures are part of a sweeping health care package in the Legislature's lower chamber. House Bill 4 would expand virtual health care to Medicaid…
 
The Texas House on Wednesday gave initial approval to a bill to extend Medicaid coverage to eligible women for at least one year after giving birth or experiencing a miscarriage, a move advocates say could reduce the state’s maternal mortality rate. Currently, eligible low-income women in Texas lose Medicaid coverage 60 days after pregnancy. A simi…
 
Gaining stronger Democratic support than expected, the Texas Senate approved a Republican priority bill that would penalize cities and counties that cut spending on police. Sen. Joan Huffman, a Republican from Houston, said Tuesday evening that her bill was intended to promote public safety and show support for law enforcement amid calls to defund …
 
The wife of slain Austin jeweler Ted Shaughnessy conveyed her despair, grief and sense of betrayal Wednesday immediately after one of the hitmen who killed her husband — and who was hired by her son — pleaded guilty to murder and was sentenced to 35 years in prison. The plea deal for 24-year-old Johnny Leon III was negotiated on the heels of two ot…
 
The operator of Texas' power grid is facing fresh skepticism after the grid faced a near emergency Tuesday, just two months since February's deadly power outages. Even though it was a mild spring afternoon with highs in the 70s and 80s, power generation came close to falling short of demand Tuesday, leading the Electric Reliability Council of Texas…
 
Today, we're kicking off a two-part series about the local USDA and NRCS office on the podcast. Stephanie Fryer will be here today to talk about tips and tricks for dealing with your local office. Stephanie's background as a farmer, former FSA county executive director, and current attorney give her a great varied perspective on working with your l…
 
The Communications Worker's Union (CWU) says issues facing the South African Post Office (SAPO) include Structural Organisation, Industry regulation and Governance. The union also says that it is very strange top executives at SAPO do not last very long in their positions. Just recently (in January this year) the union says it was shocked and distu…
 
The Queen has been forced to step in and mediate a family squabble over who wears what to Prince Philip's funeral. With one close member of the royal family no longer officially part of the British military (Harry), and another caught up in scandal (Andrew) the topic of who was and was not going to wear their military uniform was causing tension. S…
 
The A-list of China's tech industry was summoned before the country's powerful regulators on Tuesday for a dressing down over antitrust behaviour, just days after Alibaba was hit with a record $2.8 billion fine for acting like a monopoly. The State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR), along with the Cyberspace Administration (CAC) and the S…
 
Home buyers appear to shrugged off the arrival of new loan to value ratio (LVR) rules as house prices soared again in March. Median house prices for residential property across New Zealand reached a record $826,300 in March this year. This figure from the latest monthly REINZ report was up 24.3 per cent from $665,000 during the same month last year…
 
Auckland's last video store has called it quits. The Video Shop in Meadowbank will close next month. The shop has been trading since 1983, and at its peak had five locations across Auckland. Owner Jan Silk told Heather du Plessis-Allan she has mixed feelings about the closure. "I realise that video has had it's day, but I have enjoyed it so much it…
 
Another one of New Zealand's most high-profile national sports captains is taking a break due to fatigue. Silver Ferns captain Ameliaranne Ekenasio will miss the start of the national netball premiership because she's exhausted. It comes after White Ferns skipper Sophie Devine sat out the second and third Twenty20 cricket internationals against Aus…
 
The Sensible Sentencing Trust is asking Corrections hard questions about the reported death of a prisoner who murdered a Dunedin teen. It's believed Venod Skantha died behind bars yesterday - the day his appeal was rejected against a 19-year sentence for murdering Amber-Rose Rush in 2018. Trust co-leader Darroch Ball says Corrections should have sy…
 
There is disappointment from officials over how long an MIQ worker with Covid-19 went without a test. Officials have admitted the Grand Millennium security guard also known as Case B, wasn't tested for six months. The person was supposed to be tested fortnightly. However, the security guard's employer, First Union, says the Health Ministry's system…
 
Footy news, Karmichael Hunt to play for the Broncos, we got free burgers, Hawthorn's James Worpel, Billy's Local Footy Report - "Handles" from the Black Rock Jets, Idiot Song - Dead Or Alive's "You Spin Me Round", Billy's Joke See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.By Triple M
 
A fresh approach is needed if New Zealand is to become smokefree by 2025. Associate Health Minister Dr Ayesha Verrall has released new proposals to achieve the goal. They include scaling up initiatives such as mass media campaigns, and new policies to make smoked tobacco products less available, less addictive and less appealing. One of those polic…
 
This situation at the border has now got to the point where the government is frankly taking the piss. Not only is it repeatedly allowing basic errors to occur time and time again, like allowing security guards to go work for five months without a Covid test, but the Government is also, and more egregiously, withholding information from us . That i…
 
Back in the before times, Austin's powerhouse rock 'n' soul duo, Black Pumas, sold out an unprecedented run of four shows at the Red River Cultural District venue, Stubb's BBQ. Now, hot off a performance at the 2021 Grammy Awards ceremony where they were up for three awards including record of the year and album of the year, the band is scheduled t…
 
Our host, Jason Foster along with Barry Green were looking to give leaders the tools they needed to start changing the narrative on data and have it focused on what really matters – economic, business, organisational and societal outcomes. They got together, authored and published ‘Data Means Business’, a highly rated and best selling book. In this…
 
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