189 episodes

It started out with a simple question: How can we help make our world a better place? We’re holding this space for conversations about all the things, big and small, that we can do to create impactful changes in our lives and in our communities. Join host Steve Norris as he interviews inspirational thought-leaders, scientists, spiritual leaders, best selling authors, life-coaches, psychologists and more, from every corner of the planet who are doing extraordinary things to brighten our world. Along with a weekly dose of inspiration, each episode will leave you with valuable nuggets to help you live a healthier, happier, more purposeful life. Come be a part of the journey!

Better Place Project with Steve Norris Steve Norris

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 79 Ratings

It started out with a simple question: How can we help make our world a better place? We’re holding this space for conversations about all the things, big and small, that we can do to create impactful changes in our lives and in our communities. Join host Steve Norris as he interviews inspirational thought-leaders, scientists, spiritual leaders, best selling authors, life-coaches, psychologists and more, from every corner of the planet who are doing extraordinary things to brighten our world. Along with a weekly dose of inspiration, each episode will leave you with valuable nuggets to help you live a healthier, happier, more purposeful life. Come be a part of the journey!

    Top 8 Tips for Co-Parenting Success Post Divorce

    Top 8 Tips for Co-Parenting Success Post Divorce

    Divorce is both an ending and a beginning, especially when children are involved. Join me, Steve Norris, as I unravel the complex web of maintaining a child-centered focus during and after custody splits. With guidance from research by Gritsch, Fincham, and the Gottman Institute, this episode shares eight critical strategies that prioritize your kids' emotional well-being. You'll hear heartfelt personal stories and learn why it's crucial to steer clear of negative talk about your ex in front ...

    • 15 min
    Jillian Turecki: Embracing the Dance of Modern Love and Self-Discovery - Encore Performance

    Jillian Turecki: Embracing the Dance of Modern Love and Self-Discovery - Encore Performance

    Caught in the whirlwind of modern love and personal transformation, I, Steve Norris, alongside the insightful relationship coach Jillian Turecki, share an intimate view on the dance of connection and self-discovery. In a world where the swipe of a finger can dictate the next chapter of our love lives, we unpack the digital age's impact on relationships and the courage it takes to nurture authenticity. As we unravel the threads of connection, you'll be privy to heart-stirring stories and trans...

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Rhythms of Redemption: A Life in Tune with Hootie and the Blowfish's Jim 'Soni' Sonefeld

    Rhythms of Redemption: A Life in Tune with Hootie and the Blowfish's Jim 'Soni' Sonefeld

    Imagine swapping cleats for a drum set, and a soccer field for the world stage—Jim "Soni" Sonefeld of Hootie and the Blowfish made that leap, and he's here to recount the harmonic convergence of sports, songwriting, and a life enriched by overcoming personal demons. Soni peels back the curtain on his memoir "Swimming with the Blowfish," narrating the symphony of his life from the first downbeat of "Hold My Hand," through the crescendo of fame, to the hushed tones of his battles with addiction...

    • 1 hr 12 min
    Good Stress! Revolutionizing Well-being by Merging Ancient Practices and Modern Life, with Jeff Krasno

    Good Stress! Revolutionizing Well-being by Merging Ancient Practices and Modern Life, with Jeff Krasno

    In this week's episode, Jeff Krasno is back to chat about his new online course Good Stress! Have you ever felt like modern life is out of sync with our ancient DNA? Journey with us and our guest, wellness maven Jeff Krasno, as we navigate the terrain of evolutionary mismatches and the holistic health practices that can steer us back to vitality. Jeff's revelation of reversing diabetes and his embrace of Good Stress through fasting and resistance training is not just his story—it's a bl...

    • 2 hr
    Dr. Darcy Benway on a New Heart and a 2nd Chance at Life, with Dr. Joel Schilling

    Dr. Darcy Benway on a New Heart and a 2nd Chance at Life, with Dr. Joel Schilling

    This is a story that inspires, that can instantly give us perspective on our own lives, and how so precious our time here on this earth is, and how it can all be taken away from us at any moment…or we may get lucky and get a 2nd chance. Well maybe that’s what we all are getting when we hear this story. A 2nd chance to change the way we show up in the world. A 2nd chance to live our life with joy and gratitude, a 2nd chance to appreciate all that we have, right here and now.Today’s...

    • 1 hr 11 min
    James Rhee: The Red Helicopter and the Human Element of Success - Part 2

    James Rhee: The Red Helicopter and the Human Element of Success - Part 2

    What if we taught the value of kindness, along with math in our schools?What if we ran our businesses with kindness and math as our core principles?What if we lead with kindness, in every single decision we made, and in every interaction we had with others?As James Rhee demonstrates in his new book Red Helicopter - A Parable for our Times: Lead Change with Kindness (Plus a Little Math), leading with kindness and math may just change your perspective on your career, your relationships and your...

    • 47 min

Customer Reviews

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79 Ratings

79 Ratings

A nice Karen ,

Can’t wait for part 2!

I thoroughly enjoyed part 1 with James Rhee! Steve shows such respect for his guests by his in-depth prep for each interview, for which James also expressed appreciation. Another great listen, and I can’t wait to listen to part 2!

Carbary03 ,

Love this Podcast!

I absolutely love this podcast! Everyone I have listened to has been full of useful info and the energy Steve brings is wonderful. Having met him in person he is just a stellar individual and a heart of gold. Couldn’t recommend this podcast more. Helping to make the world a better place one episode at a time!

Clint Hatton ,

Top notch host!

I had an amazing time interviewing with Steve and listening to his podcast. He is very professional and asks thoughtful questions. I also enjoyed that he participated fully by adding valuable content to the conversation. Put this one on your list!

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