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Self-Help

Conversations: Hallie Bateman, "Directions: Really Good Advice for Getting from Here to There"

On this edition of Conversations, Hallie Bateman talks with host Dan Skinner about “Directions: Really Good Advice for Getting from Here to There.” Bateman is an illustrator and writer based in Los Angeles. She is the author of “Brave New Work” and coauthor of “What to Do When I’m Gone.” Her work has been featured in national publications including the “New Yorker,” “The New York Times Magazine,” “Buzzfeed,” and many others.


Conversations: Craig Wright, "The Hidden Habits of Genius: Beyond Talent, IQ and Grit - Unlocking the Secrets of Greatness"

On this edition of Conversations, Craig Wright talks with host Dan Skinner about “The Hidden Habits of Genius: Beyond Talent, IQ, and Grit – Unlocking the Secrets of Greatness.” Wright is the Henry L. and Lucy G. Moses Professor Emeritus of Music at Yale University, where he teaches the popular undergraduate course, “Exploring the Nature of Genius.” 


Conversations: Samantha Mannis, "The Friends Guide to Adulting"

On this edition of Conversations, Samantha Mannis talks with host Dan Skinner about “The Friends Guide to Adulting.” Mannis earned a degree in screenwriting at the UCLA School of Film, Television, and Digital Media and is now a full-time writer and creative. Mannis has worked for the likes of Fullscreen Media, Paramount Pictures, First Media, and Leaf Group. 


Conversations: Catherine Newman, "How to be a Person: 65 Hugely Useful, Super-Important Skills to Learn before You're Grown Up"

On this edition of Conversations, Catherine Newman talks with host Dan Skinner about “How to be a Person: 65 Hugely Useful, Super-Important Skills to Learn before You’re Grown Up.” Newman is the author of “Waiting for Birdy,” “Catastrophic Happiness,” and “One Mixed-Up Night.” She is the etiquette columnist for “Real Simple” magazin

Conversations: Nancy Pickard, "Bigger, Better, Braver: Conquer Your Fears, Embrace Your Courage, and Transform Your Life"

On this edition of Conversations, Nancy Pickard talks with host Dan Skinner about “Bigger Better Braver: Conquer Your Fears, Embrace Your Courage, and Transform Your Life.” Pickard is a life coach with multiple certifications including being a Certified Integrative Coach through the Ford Institute for Transformational Training. She climbed Kilimanjaro at age 61.


 

Conversations: Bruce Feiler, "Life is in the Transitions: Mastering Change at Any Age"

On this edition of Conversations, Bruce Feiler talks with host Dan Skinner about his latest book, “Life Is in the Transitions: Mastering Change at Any Age.” Feiler is the author of six consecutive New York Times bestsellers, including “The Secrets of Happy Families,” “The Council of Dads,” and “Walking the Bible.” His two TED Talks have been viewed more than two million times. 


Conversations: Dr. Benjamin Hardy, "Personality Isn't Permanent: Break Free from Self-Limiting Beliefs and Rewrite Your Story"

On this edition of Conversations, Dr. Benjamin Hardy talks with host Dan Skinner about “Personality isn’t Permanent: Break Free from Self-Limiting Beliefs and Re-Write Your Story.” Dr. Hardy is an organizational psychologist and bestselling author of “Willpower Doesn’t Work.” His blog is read monthly by millions, and he is a regular contributor to Inc. and Psychology Today. 


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