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(Apple Podcast's Best of 2018) When mother-daughter duo Jan Black and Laura Owens first conceptualized their two-generational talk show, nobody told them they’d snag the title of #1 self-help podcast for months on end! But that’s exactly what they’ve done, delving into topics as far-flung as network building, the importance of failure, finding hope after being kidnapped, and how the principles of brain surgery can help us work through everyday problems. Featuring interviews with extraordinary individuals, Nobody Told Me! shines light on the shared human experiences that bring us together, and the challenges that serve as catalysts for our greatest growth. Nobody Told Me! combines Jan’s impressive broadcast journalism background with Laura’s unique, millennial perspective. Driven by a genuine desire to educate and empower, their pioneering platform gives insight into the strategies and secrets of people in all walks of life. Equal parts information and inspiration, Nobody Told Me! brings a personal touch to the interview process. Together, Jan and Laura are asking the questions that help their listeners get through life’s toughest times.

Nobody Told Me‪!‬ Jan Black & Laura Owens

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    • 4.8 • 974 Ratings

(Apple Podcast's Best of 2018) When mother-daughter duo Jan Black and Laura Owens first conceptualized their two-generational talk show, nobody told them they’d snag the title of #1 self-help podcast for months on end! But that’s exactly what they’ve done, delving into topics as far-flung as network building, the importance of failure, finding hope after being kidnapped, and how the principles of brain surgery can help us work through everyday problems. Featuring interviews with extraordinary individuals, Nobody Told Me! shines light on the shared human experiences that bring us together, and the challenges that serve as catalysts for our greatest growth. Nobody Told Me! combines Jan’s impressive broadcast journalism background with Laura’s unique, millennial perspective. Driven by a genuine desire to educate and empower, their pioneering platform gives insight into the strategies and secrets of people in all walks of life. Equal parts information and inspiration, Nobody Told Me! brings a personal touch to the interview process. Together, Jan and Laura are asking the questions that help their listeners get through life’s toughest times.

    Lisa Woodruff: ...how to organize the mountains of paper we all accumulate

    Lisa Woodruff: ...how to organize the mountains of paper we all accumulate

    Have you ever felt overwhelmed by the amount of paper you’ve accumulated? Have catalogs, magazines and tax records taken over more space than you’d like?  Are you at a loss to decide how you’ll ever conquer the paper clutter around you? If so, you’ll want to hear what our guest, professional organizer Lisa Woodruff has to say. Lisa’s the author of several books on organization, including the latest, "The Paper Solution: What to Shred, What to Save, and How to Stop It From Taking Over Your Life".

     
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    • 29 min
    Ross Douthat: ...that an illness can imprison you

    Ross Douthat: ...that an illness can imprison you

    What's it like to suffer from a chronic, mysterious illness which the medical establishment doesn’t know how to diagnose and treat? Where do you look for answers? And, how does this impact your life? We delve into those questions on this episode with our guest, longtime New York Times opinion columnist Ross Douthat, who is known for writing on politics, religion, moral values, higher education and film. He’s with us to talk about his latest book, which is a very personal one called, "The Deep Places: A Memoir of Illness and Discovery". 
     
    Daily Harvest is on a mission to make it easy to eat more fruits and vegetables!  Daily Harvest delivers delicious Harvest Bowls, Soups, Flatbreads, Snacks, Smoothies, Lattes, and more, built on organic fruits and vegetables. Daily Harvest works directly with farmers to source the best ingredients and freeze them at peak ripeness to lock in flavor and nutrients. Try Daily Harvest’s Tomato and Basil Flatbread or their Butternut Squash and Rosemary Soup!  For a quick snack, check out Daily Harvest Bites in flavors like Raspberry and Fig, or Hazelnut and Chocolate.  Go to DAILYHARVEST.com/nobodytoldme to get up to forty dollars off your first box!

    • 30 min
    Humble The Poet: ...vulnerability is the only currency we have to connect with people

    Humble The Poet: ...vulnerability is the only currency we have to connect with people

    Joining us once again is Humble the Poet, a Canadian philosopher, blogger and author.  His book, "UNLEARN: 101 Simple Truths for a Better Life" was originally crowd-funded and self-published…and became a bestseller.  Humble’s new book is called, "How to Be Love (d): Simple Truths for Going Easier on Yourself, Embracing Imperfection and Loving Your Way to a Better Life".  His website is https://www.humblethepoet.com/
     
    Daily Harvest is on a mission to make it easy to eat more fruits and vegetables!  Daily Harvest delivers delicious Harvest Bowls, Soups, Flatbreads, Snacks, Smoothies, Lattes, and more, built on organic fruits and vegetables. Daily Harvest works directly with farmers to source the best ingredients and freeze them at peak ripeness to lock in flavor and nutrients. Try Daily Harvest’s Tomato and Basil Flatbread or their Butternut Squash and Rosemary Soup!  For a quick snack, check out Daily Harvest Bites in flavors like Raspberry and Fig, or Hazelnut and Chocolate.  Go to DAILYHARVEST.com/nobodytoldme to get up to forty dollars off your first box!

    • 31 min
    Maggie Smith: ...why we need to 'keep moving' through difficult times

    Maggie Smith: ...why we need to 'keep moving' through difficult times

    We’re delighted to welcome back bestselling poet and author Maggie Smith.  Her book, "Keep Moving: Notes on Loss, Creativity, and Change",  became a breakout bestseller in the midst of the pandemic.  Her powerful collection of quotes and essays on facing life’s challenges with creativity, courage, and resilience provided inspiration to people around the world who were experiencing one of the toughest times in their lives. Now, Maggie has developed an interactive workbook to guide readers on their own journeys toward growth during times of grief and uncertainty. It’s called, "Keep Moving: The Journal".  Her website is maggiesmithpoet.com.
     
    Daily Harvest is on a mission to make it easy to eat more fruits and vegetables!  Daily Harvest delivers delicious Harvest Bowls, Soups, Flatbreads, Snacks, Smoothies, Lattes, and more, built on organic fruits and vegetables. Daily Harvest works directly with farmers to source the best ingredients and freeze them at peak ripeness to lock in flavor and nutrients. Try Daily Harvest’s Tomato and Basil Flatbread or their Butternut Squash and Rosemary Soup!  For a quick snack, check out Daily Harvest Bites in flavors like Raspberry and Fig, or Hazelnut and Chocolate.  Go to DAILYHARVEST.com/nobodytoldme to get up to forty dollars off your first box!

    • 33 min
    Terri Cole: ...setting boundaries in your personal & professional life to live more freely

    Terri Cole: ...setting boundaries in your personal & professional life to live more freely

    Do you find it tough to set healthy limits in your personal and professional relationships?  On this episode, we’ll find out why some of us have trouble setting boundaries and how we can change. Joining us is psychotherapist and relationship expert Terri Cole who says the most successful and satisfied people on the planet have one thing in common: the ability to create and communicate clear, healthy boundaries. Terri’s latest book is called, "Boundary Boss: The Essential Guide to Talk True, Be Seen and (Finally) Live Free".
     
    Nom Nom uses the latest science and insights to make real, good food for dogs. Their nutrient-packed recipes are crafted by Board Certified Veterinary Nutritionists, made fresh, and shipped FREE to your door.  Nom Nom’s already delivered over 40 million meals to good dogs like yours, inspiring millions of clean bowls and tail wags.  Nom Nom comes with a Money Back Guarantee. If your dog’s tail isn’t wagging within 30 days, Nom Nom will refund your first order.  No fillers. No nonsense. Just Nom Nom.  Go Right Now for 50% off your no-risk two week trial at trynom.com/Nobody

    • 32 min
    Joe Hart: ...the power of perspective

    Joe Hart: ...the power of perspective

    Our guest is Joe Hart, co-author of the new book, "TAKE COMMAND: Find Your Inner Strength, Build Enduring Relationships, and Live the Life You Want."  Joe is the CEO of Dale Carnegie & Associates, the game-changing self-development organization founded by the author of the timeless bestseller "How to Win Friends and Influence People".  dalecarnegie.com is the website to check out if you’d like to learn more about the Dale Carnegie course and books.

     
    Nom Nom uses the latest science and insights to make real, good food for dogs. Their nutrient-packed recipes are crafted by Board Certified Veterinary Nutritionists, made fresh, and shipped FREE to your door.  Nom Nom’s already delivered over 40 million meals to good dogs like yours, inspiring millions of clean bowls and tail wags.  Nom Nom comes with a Money Back Guarantee. If your dog’s tail isn’t wagging within 30 days, Nom Nom will refund your first order.  No fillers. No nonsense. Just Nom Nom.  Go Right Now for 50% off your no-risk two week trial at trynom.com/Nobody

    • 30 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
974 Ratings

974 Ratings

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I love Jan and Laura I always learn something new , I’m hooked, you guys should stayed tuned.

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