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The business, life and culture podcast, co-hosted by Anna Codrea-Rado and Tiffany Philippou. New episodes every Tuesday.
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Is This Working‪?‬ Anna Codrea-Rado and Tiffany Philippou

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The business, life and culture podcast, co-hosted by Anna Codrea-Rado and Tiffany Philippou. New episodes every Tuesday.
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    Oliver Burkeman on how to not waste your time

    Oliver Burkeman on how to not waste your time

    Is your to-do list getting you down? Your problem might not be your productivity hack, but rather your entire relationship with time. In this guest special, we talk to Oliver Burkeman, author of 'Four Thousand Weeks: Time management for mortals', about a completely different way to think about getting stuff done.
    Four Thousand Weeks, by Oliver Burkeman, is available HERE: https://amzn.to/3I4fld9
    LINKS
    Pre-order Tiffany's book 'Totally Fine (and others lies I've told myself) on Amazon: https://buff.ly/3FpHKZa and at Waterstones: https://www.waterstones.com/book/totally-fine-and-other-lies-ive-told-myself/tiffany-philippou/9781909770720
    Anna's book, 'You're the Business: How to build a successful career when you strike out alone' is available HERE: https://amzn.to/3xBVJbr
    💌 Get in touch with the show! We're @isthis_working on Twitter and you can email us on isthisworkingshow@gmail.com


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    Productivity dysmorphia: why can't I see my own success?

    Productivity dysmorphia: why can't I see my own success?

    This week, we're talking about productivity dysmorphia, a phrase co-host Anna Codrea-Rado coined to describe our inability to see our own success. We get into what productivity dysmorphia is, what causes it and what can we do about it.
    LINKS
    Do I Have Productivity Dysmorphia? Anna's original article in Refinery29: https://www.refinery29.com/en-gb/2021/09/10640493/what-is-productivity-dysmorphia
    This is what I've learned about dealing with that 'productivity dysmorphia. Anna's piece in Business Insider: https://www.businessinsider.com/how-to-be-less-down-about-my-productivity-recognize-success-2021-10
    Is 'Productivity Dysmorphia' Stopping You From Enjoying Your Successes? (Inc.com) https://www.inc.com/jessica-stillman/productivity-dysmorphia-psychology-success-anna-cordrea-rado.html
    What's the difference between ambition and anxiety (The Cut): https://www.thecut.com/2019/09/whats-the-difference-between-anxiety-and-ambition.html
    How to Succeed When You’re Marginalized or Discriminated Against at Work: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/01/smarter-living/productivity-without-privilege-discrimination-work.html
    💌 Get in touch with the show! We're @isthis_working on Twitter and you can email us on isthisworkingshow@gmail.com



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    Love and work with Natasha Lunn

    Love and work with Natasha Lunn

    It's the season finale! And this week Tiffany interviews author and journalist Natasha Lunn. Natasha's new book, Conversations on Love explores love in all its forms through Natasha's personal story and interviews with the likes of Alain de Botton, Esther Perel, Dolly Alderton, Roxane Gay, Dolly Alderton and many more. We talk about love and work and what it's like when the exploration of love becomes your work.

    Follow Conversations on Love on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/conversations_on_love/?hl=enOrder Conversations on Love the book:https://www.amazon.co.uk/Conversations-Love-Natasha-Lunn-ebook/dp/B08W9F2KP4/ref=sr_1_3?dchild=1&keywords=conversations+on+love&qid=1612954145&sr=8-3https://www.waterstones.com/book/conversations-on-love/natasha-lunn/9780241448731https://uk.bookshop.org/books/conversations-on-love-with-philippa-perry-dolly-alderton-roxane-gay-stephen-grosz-esther-perel-and-many-more/9780241448731Sign up to the Conversations on Love Newsletter: https://instagram.us18.list-manage.com/subscribe?id=f8198ddab2&u=ca50d07f68560ca687f3eece1

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    • 55 min
    Otegha Uwagba on toxic workplaces

    Otegha Uwagba on toxic workplaces

    A conversation with best-selling author Otegha Uwagba on toxic workplaces, privilege and money.
    LINKS:
    We Need to Talk About Money: https://amzn.to/3wenuo9
    Otegha's Twitter: https://twitter.com/OteghaUwagba
    In Good Company podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/in-good-company/id1294215581
    The Writers Co-op Podcast. Listen now: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-writers-co-op/id1498113138
    Website: https://www.thewriterscooppod.com/
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/TWC_pod
    💌 Get in touch with the show! We're @isthis_working on Twitter and you can email us on isthisworkingshow@gmail.com

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    • 56 min
    Tying our identity to our jobs, with Elizabeth Uviebinené

    Tying our identity to our jobs, with Elizabeth Uviebinené

    A conversation with the best-selling author about work, identity and career crises.
    Elizabeth Uviebinené's book, The Reset: Ideas to Change How We Work and Live, is out now: https://amzn.to/3wDYB6p
    The Writers Co-op Podcast. Listen now: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-writers-co-op/id1498113138
    Website: https://www.thewriterscooppod.com/
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/TWC_pod
    💌 Get in touch with the show! We're @isthis_working on Twitter and you can email us on isthisworkingshow@gmail.com

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    • 54 min
    Is coaching b******t?

    Is coaching b******t?

    A nuanced discussion about coaching, courses and work shame.
    LINKS
    Online courses are exploiting the unemployed: https://www.theguardian.com/money/2021/apr/18/online-job-coaches-are-exploiting-the-unemployed-during-pandemic
    Sophie Heawood turns to a life coach: https://www.theguardian.com/global/2019/jan/13/will-the-countrys-leading-life-coaches-help-me-raise-my-game
    Girlboss article on coaching: https://www.girlboss.com/read/should-i-hire-a-life-coach
    The Writers Co-op Podcast. Listen now: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-writers-co-op/id1498113138
    Website: https://www.thewriterscooppod.com/
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/TWC_pod
    💌 Get in touch with the show! We're @isthis_working on Twitter and you can email us on isthisworkingshow@gmail.com

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    • 53 min

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