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Very Best Self Podcast
New Mindset, Who Dis? Challenging Your Beliefs With Case Kenny

Very Best Self Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 15, 2022 53:01


On this episode of the Very Best Self podcast, we are joined by Case Kenny. He is the host of the top 25 apple podcast, New Mindset, Who Dis? He has grown a following of 450k+ people on Instagram by posting inspirational quotes and important questions to ask yourself in the form of sticky notes all around the city. We talk about all the BTS of his content, how he comes up with content ideas, why being single is your superpower and so much more.  Connect with Mike - @case.kenny (03:22) - Where did it all start? (06:22) - Who were you before in your past life? (11:45) - Have you ever run the SoulCycle? (17:30) - How many journals do you have? (21:09) - How do you come up with content? (23:27) - why being Single is your superpower? (31:01) - Challenging our own beliefs. (42:51) - What is the best piece of advice that you'd give to your younger self? --------------------------------- Let's connect! DM us on Instagram: @verybestself  Follow my personal Instagram account to learn more about the host! Instagram: @victoriabrown If you enjoyed this episode, please rate and review the show on apple podcasts! https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/very-best-self-podcast  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

The Inner Circle with Carrie Doll
Keri Marie Irvine is a Gold Sheep

The Inner Circle with Carrie Doll

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 15, 2022 67:09


Keri Marie Irvine is a gold sheep. Growing up in Newport Beach with its picture perfect beaches, weather, and people, she always felt like she didn't exactly fit in, but she was no black sheep. “A gold sheep is someone who stands out, but also sparkles,” Wilson explains. It was with that idea that she launched GOLDSHEEP, her line of stylish athleisurewear. Each piece in GOLDSHEEP's collection of leggings, sports bras, windbreakers, and other activewear is inspired by pop culture, life, photography or art, and has its own story to tell. Made to order from their warehouse in Costa Mesa, GOLDSHEEP has been carried in over 1,000 brick and mortar stores, including Bloomingdale's, Nordstrom, Bandier and Soul Cycle with collaborators including Cindy Crawford, Kaley Cuoco, Saturday Night Live and Bravo. They've also produced products for major brands like Pepsi, MGM Hotel, SBE Group, SLS Hotels, Disney, Taco Bell, Casamigos, WWE and Peloton. Wilson got her start in fashion in Paris and New York, following in her father's footsteps who helped launch Quiksilver and drawing inspiration from her grandmother as the ultimate gold sheep. “I'm inspired to make people feel happy and stand out in a room,” says Wilson. “All things bright ignite my soul.”On the horizon, she looks forward to moving her headquarters back to a new location near Newport Beach where she'll build out the ultimate GOLDSHEEP experience. She's also launching a men's and baby's line with more to come. A go-getter who pursues her dreams, Wilson embodies what it means to be a dynamic woman. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

The Purely Podcast
How to be Wicked Fearless & Become Your Most Confident Self with Madison Ciccone

The Purely Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 10, 2022 57:54


#77: Today we will be sitting down with Madison Ciccone, a full time confidence coach and Master Instructor at SoulCycle. A former Executive Assistant to Hollywood's finest, Maddz ditched her desk and traded in the Red Carpet perks for a pair of cycling shoes. She found that there was a serious need for positivity and encouragement far beyond the bike, which led her to launching her own mindset & confidence coaching program Wicked Fearless. You can find her on Instagram @MaddzTaddz or listen to her Podcast also titled “Wicked Fearless” for a weekly dose of inspiration.. In this episode, we discuss: Pushing through failure & denials to reach your goalsHow & why the idea of ‘overnight success' is BS & why the small wins matter How to deal with FOMO when going after your goals & why shedding friendships & habits is  something you should embraceWhat it means to be wicked fearless Defining your why and letting it drive you How to grow self confidence, self worth & self loveRESOURCES:Check out the PurelyYou LibraryGrab your 21-Day FREE Trial of PurelyYouGrab your Seed and use code ALYSIA15 for 15% off your first purchase!To shop all things PurelyPope, Alysia's favorites, eBooks, Amazon, etc., click HERETo connect with Alysia, click HERETo stay up to date with #ThePurelyPodcast, click HERETo schedule a COMPLIMENTARY 1x1 Health Coaching Consultation with Alysia, click HERECONNECT WITH THE GUEST:Instagram:  @maddztaddzVisit Maddz's website https://www.maddztaddz.com/ For a chance to win a 1 month subscription to PurelyYou, rate, review & subscribe to the podcast + send a screenshot to assistant@purelypope.com. Thanks for being here, tune in every Thursday for new episodes! #ThePurelyPodcast

Growth Masterminds Podcast
Doubling retention to grow faster: Storyly VP Daniele Di Nunzio

Growth Masterminds Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 7, 2022 33:10


Mobile user acquisition is great. But for many apps it's not the problem. The problem: most apps' retention rates are the bad news. If your app is a leaky bucket, pouring users out as fast as you dump them in, you're wasting tons of marketing dollars. But what if you could double retention, 2Xing standard industry mobile app user retention rates? How would that change your UA strategy? In this Growth Masterminds, host John Koetsier chats with Storyly VP Daniele di Nunzio. Storyly works with McDonalds, Domino's, SoulCycle, and many more brands to drive deep user engagement. And, of course, to improve in-app user retention.

The Great Girlfriends Show
Three Keys to Keeping Momentum as an Entrepreneur

The Great Girlfriends Show

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 2, 2022 27:15


The ebb and flows of entrepreneurship are tricky and come sometimes make you want to QUIT.But, is your big idea worth the fight? Whitney Eckis sure thinks so!Listen in as our guest, Whitney Eckis shares some major keys to keeping momentum as an entrepreneur.About Whitney: Whitney Eckis started her career perfecting the practices of growing brands and businesses in the digital space. At the vibrant age of 22, she became the Founder and CEO of Eckis Marketing, a creative communications agency based out of San Diego, CA. Eckis Marketing under Whitney's leadership has elevated brands such as Marriott, Hilton, Red Bull North America, Soul Cycle, CLEARSTEM Skincare, Sonix, SOUL CBD, Kendra Scott, and many others and continues to help brands elevate their business in the digital space. Her work has been featured in Entrepreneur, ESPN Radio, Forbes, and Modern Luxury. Listen and learn:1. How Whitney established her business as a major player in the communications industry2. How Whitney learned the digital space and mastered brand elevation3. Keys to keeping momentum as an entrepreneur4. How to use your great girlfriends and community as your primary resource for business growth and sustenance.Listen to more episodes now at www.thegreatgirlfriends.com and be sure to share with your greatest girlfriends!Get the goodies from the episode here:Splendid Spoon: Get started with Splendid Spoon today and get $120 off your first three boxes at SplendidSpoon.com/GIRLFRIENDS.—————————We want to hear from you! Shoot an email over to welcome@thegreatgirlfriends.com or drop a DM directly to Sybil ON IG @sybil_amutiFollow now

Create Your Fate
EP63: Debunking “Diet Culture” — with Nicky Swierszcz

Create Your Fate

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 1, 2022 60:27


Clinical nutritionist and fitness professional (and fellow SoulCycle instructor!), Nicky Swierszcz, joins me today to debunk “Diet Culture” and empower you to live a truly healthy life for longevity. Learn how to ditch the diet trends and truly begin to love your body. @nicky.zen

THINK Business with Jon Dwoskin
Trust your People

THINK Business with Jon Dwoskin

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 27, 2022 15:20


As the original creator of Directus, the leading Open Data Platform, Ben Haynes has led a growing team of international developers, designers, and contributors for more than a decade in building out the Directus suite of products and its cloud-based backend-as-a-service offering. In 2020, Ben became the CEO of Monospace Inc, the new formal entity managing the Directus ecosystem. Before founding Directus, Ben held senior management positions at SoulCycle and AOL. Additionally, he founded RANGER Studio, a successful digital agency in NYC, accumulating more than two decades of experience building innovative and high-profile digital experiences for industry-leading clients such as Google, Snapchat, AT&T, AOL, Prada, IDEO, MoMA, Interbrand, HP, and the U.S. Government. While serving as a Staff Sergeant in the United States Air Force, specializing in Electronic Warfare, Ben completed his BFA in Communication Design at the University of Connecticut. He then taught advanced web development courses at The School at Columbia University before moving into the corporate world. Ben is a published author and official member of the Forbes Technology Council. He lives in Brooklyn, NY with his wife and two children. Connect with Jon Dwoskin: Twitter: @jdwoskin Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/jonathan.dwoskin Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thejondwoskinexperience/ Website: https://jondwoskin.com/LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jondwoskin/ Email: jon@jondwoskin.com Get Jon's Book: The Think Big Movement: Grow your business big. Very Big!   Connect with Ben Haynes: Website: https://directus.io/ Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/directus LinkedIn URL https://www.linkedin.com/in/contactbenhaynes/ Facebook URL https://www.facebook.com/directus.io

The Super Excellent Not Too Serious Bike That Goes Nowhere Podcast
E43 - Rowan Foggitt, Echelon UK Instructor

The Super Excellent Not Too Serious Bike That Goes Nowhere Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 24, 2022 102:36


Spooky vibes start us off! Meredith is on a LOTR kick. Sheldon took a trip to New Orleans. And the changing of the seasons is here so we retreat to the indoor equipment! We also take a dive into Meredith's candy handing out dilemma. Rowan Foggitt is our esteemed guest from the UK. He brings a great technical and real world expertise to the bike due to all of his road cycling experience. We discuss his path to fitness and coaching and it is a reminder that not everyone discovers their passion in life right away. Rowan discovered his a little later on and now even has two businesses of his own with a very specific niche. Sheldon is trying to understand the voodoo magic that lets Rowan look 10 years younger than him despite being a few years older! On Instagram find him @5060fit In industry news, Peloton cuts again and launches the sale of refurbished bikes at a discount. related to this, selling your connected fitness equipment just gets harder and harder as the market is flooded with unused devices. Lawsuit from a Peloton instructor that we learn was making something like $260k a year... We talk salaries a bit, and in related news Soulcycle is lowering the pay of their top instructors from $300 to about $100 a class. A former Peloton instructor posts a video on how to jailbreak a Peloton bike... so you can use the content from her new company.... that should go over well. In Echelon News - Costume Contest! Curvy Echelon Crew invades Miami. Dani runs a marathon and qualifies for Boston. Lindsey Gurry is getting married! Some fun names, and ALLLLLLLL the shoutouts with a few familiar names and former guests hitting some milestones. Snackdown! results are in and this week we take on perhaps the most important question ever.... how much to toast a marshmallow.

The Clip Out
281. The Tread+ Lives Another Day plus our interview with Cristina Ribeiro

The Clip Out

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 21, 2022 126:18 Very Popular


Peloton and CPSC issued a joint press release about the Tread+. Peloton CEO responds to emails about Daniel McKenna.  (And yes, it was real.) Peloton's Top HR exec exits. There's a new rating system for closed captions. The App can now make personal recommendations. The makers of Lanebreak take us behind the scenes. Tips for blocking creepers on the leaderboard. Forbes writes about hesitation from people worried about Peloton's future.  Seeking Alpha is bullish on Peloton. The Peloton Prophet has info about Voice Commands on Peloton. Dr. Jenn - Striking a balance between exercise modalities. Matt Wilpers was on the Ali On The Run podcast. Matt shows off his height (or lack thereof). Becs Gentry has a pregnancy update. Emma Lovewell posts pics from Becs' babyshower.  Chelsea Jackson Roberts has a motherhood update. Robin Arzon spoke at the Wells Fargo Women In Leadership Summit. Robin launches her Swagger Society. Logan Aldridge shows off his barbell workout. Logan has a life hack for cutting your nails when you have one arm. Emma Lovewell shares footage of her visit to Japan. Christine D'Ercole talks about the stories we tell ourselves. Selena Samuela shares her wedding video. Well And Good talked to Kendall Toole. Kendall has a new product launch. Cody Rigsby has free self-care ideas. Cody is working on a top-secret project. Tobias Heinze has three weeks of training left. There was an in-store appearance from Alex & Ash and an upcoming appearance from Matt Wilpers & Katie Wang. Angelo has tips for eating healthy on the go. Ashton Kutcher talks to Thomas Rhett. Babyface artist series is official. Steven Little posts about turning 49. Soul Cycle cuts instructor pay. There was a mini apparel drop. Birthdays - Matt Wilpers (10/24), Emma Lovewell (10/25) All this plus our interview with Cristina Ribeiro!  Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here's How » Join The Clip Out community today: theclipout.com The Clip Out Facebook The Clip Out Twitter The Clip Out Instagram

Connected Fitness Forum
E31: Tread+ Refund Period Extended & Live Schedule Inconsistencies

Connected Fitness Forum

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 21, 2022 94:25 Very Popular


*DISCUSSION TOPICS*- Tread+ refund period extended!- Peloton Live Schedule. Has it changed? Thoughts?- Peloton Rower Update! Who ordered?- SoulCycle cuts instructor pay! What's up with that?- Amazon Prime Day! Peloton was a top seller! Anyone buy?- Robin Arzon's Swagger Society! What is that?- Peloton sponsoring Head Of The Charles Regatta Rowing Race!- Babyface Artist Series! Anyone planning to take the classes?- Our Future Selves with Alyson Felix! Anyone see it? Thoughts?

HALO Talks
Episode #361: Amira Pollack, Struct Club, CEO

HALO Talks

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 10, 2022 25:35


Struct Club brings structure to music-inspired fitness instruction. By providing software for gyms, studios, and their instructors, Struct Club's simple app & unrivaled programming database streamline the entire process of delivering impeccable group exercise classes.     In 2018, Amira incorporated Struct Club out of Harvard Business School, where she both got her MBA and began teaching indoor cycling classes at their gym. Coming from a prior career in enterprise software, she found that instructors lacked a modern tool to 'hit play & go' with facility-standard workout plans, playlists, and coaching scripts.    "There should be an app for this," she thought. Class intelligence should be shared, and even predictive of individual styles based on personal preferences. Pollack continued, "Everybody deserves a great experience. That's what we want to provide as an industry. Losing 60% of our clients in one week, for example? That's just a disastrous business problem."   Today, Struct Club's app is known by thousands of instructors in over 60 countries as their "karaoke machine" for class. But under the hood, Struct Club has a killer data engine that can fully automate a SoulCycle-esque DJ-ing & choreography process for a gym, studio, or club according to their own unique method, brand style, & rules.   Check out Struct Club's quick Overview Deck for owners, franchisors, &/or decision-making operators. Click here to download transcript. 

The Modern Spirituality Podcast with Ben Decker
Living With Intention with Cassandra Bodzak and Ben Decker

The Modern Spirituality Podcast with Ben Decker

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 6, 2022 68:28


What would it mean to truly live with intention? Imagine going after your career goals with enthusiasm and excitement and opening yourself up to deeper love and appreciation for yourself and others.  What would it feel like to fully accept that all of it was here for a reason, the desires, the struggles, the situations? Even when you experience rejection, imagine  feeling peace and leaning on the knowing that what's meant for you, wouldn't miss you. Perhaps you learn to accept that rejection is simply divine redirection. When you face a struggle, what if you could ask yourself, “what is this here to teach me?” Perhaps consider that you can live with intention and that everything is divinely designed. How would knowing this allow you to move through your life differently? Imagine approaching obstacles with grace, accepting and nurturing your dreams, and most importantly, accepting the role of a divine co-creator of your own reality. This week your host Ben Decker welcomes his friend and colleague Cassandra Bodzak onto the show where they discuss their careers in television as well as authors and entrepreneurs.  You will hear how they navigate whichever triumphs and tribulations life hands them with more intention, grace and ease.   "We are divine creators, at the very essence of, of our being and when we have these heart centered desires, I also believe that they were placed in us by the Divine, and so part of our journey is to go on to manifest them." - Cassandra BodzakThis episode is brought to you by Open, a social space for meditation, movement, and practice — on and offline. Blending old and new to bring you to the here and now, designing a new way to practice wellbeing, together through the power of direct experience. Open's core methodology is paired with an immersive, social platform to make mindfulness achievable for all, on and offline.  Open is building toward a world where everyone, everywhere, Opens everyday. Start your free 30 day trial here: http://withopen.com/deckervipCODE: DECKERVIPLearn More About Our Guest: Cassandra Bodzak is a thought leader, best-selling author and sought after on camera personality and speaker in the mindfulness and personal development world. She is also the host of the popular spiritual podcast, "Divine Downloads".You may have seen Cassandra on ABC's The Taste with Anthony Bourdain as the "happy, healthy living guru" or in her work with SHAPE, Eating Well, Huffington Post, Teen Vogue, Thrive, Fabletics, Lululemon and SoulCycle. Cassandra helps people all over the world learn The Process for bringing their soul's desires into their everyday reality through her online group program, Divinely Design Your Life. Books by Cassandra Bodzak:Spiritual Awakening JournalManifesting Through MeditationEat With IntentionFollow Cassandra on Instagram Listen to Cassandra's Podcast, Divine Downloads: Deepen Your Meditation Practice with Books by Ben Decker:Contact The Modern Spirituality Show: Host/Executive Producer: Ben DeckerTwitter.com/BenDeckerInstagram.com/BenjaminWDeckerBenDecker@ModernSpiritualityPodcast.comProducer:Ansley WellerAnsley@ModernSpiritualityPodcast.com

Shorts with Tara and Jill

In this episode, Tara and Jill interview Liah Malley, SoulCycle instructor and creator of the Malley Method. liahmalley.com @liahmalley Please send us questions we can answer for you on the podcast!! Tara: @tarawestfashion, tarawestfashion.com Jill: @jrkadvisors, jrkadvisors.com

Monocle 24: The Entrepreneurs

Evelyn Webster was running Guardian News & Media's international operations in New York before taking over as CEO of the global fitness brand in December 2020. For Webster, a committed rider herself, and for its legions of fans, Soulcycle was so much more than an indoor cycling workout. As the company puts it: “The bikes may be stationary but they'll take you as far as you want to travel.” Webster discusses taking the reins in the midst of a global pandemic and (as if that weren't enough) with a late-breaking crisis in the brand's corporate culture to navigate, too.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Why Did Peter Sink?
Unmoderning (part 4)

Why Did Peter Sink?

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 4, 2022 23:46


So in hindsight, I most certainly did have a religion. When I thought I had none, I had one. A religion is defined by your actions, not your words. Although I thought I was a member of something called “no religion,” it was actually secular humanism. But this is not surprising because the entire public school system was geared toward the religion of humanism and actively steered American children toward it throughout the 1980s and 1990s. What's strange is that we banned “God” from public schools because it was a religion. But we brought in humanism which is a religion. This religion is one that pretends that it isn't a religion. The Supreme Court even named it as a religion in 1961 (Torcasso v. Watkins), which is just stating the obvious. There were even humanist churches that sprang up and withered away. Few object to humanism being taught in schools because we pretend it's not a religion, but it has a manifesto with fifteen principles that sound a lot like commandments that defines the origin of the universe as it's first item of business. FIRST: Religious humanists regard the universe as self-existing and not created. This is literally the direct inversion of the three major world religions of Islam, Christianity, and Judaism. If you start with this premise, your worldview flips completely to a pre-Christian, pre-Hebrew mindset. I spent many hours yammering about this in the About Uranus series. If you remove God as the first cause of the universe, who created the universe “out of nothing” (ex nihilo), then you have a lot of explaining to do. In fact, if you start with this first point of humanist manifesto, you are already in the pagan world of Zeus, you just use different terms for it. The idea of a creator God never came up in public school. In a subtle way, the tenets of humanism are stamped on every American child. Unsurprisingly, I learned much later, after soaking in the bath of this humanist water for some thirty years, that one of the signers of this declaration of independence from religion, this humanist manifesto, was none other than the founder of modern public schools, John Dewey. Like Freud, the father of psychology, Dewey hated religion. Both of these founders saw their purpose as replacing religion with something else. From the book Atheism for Dummies, Dewey is a described as a kind of hero for doing a bait-and-switch on religion:Few people can claim a greater influence on American culture than the philosopher John Dewey (1859–1952). In the course of a long career, Dewey practically reinvented the American system of education from the bottom up.Dewey was also a key figure in the rebirth of modern humanism. But his approach was controversial, even among humanists — partly because he wanted to keep using the word God, even though he didn't believe such a being existed.Today we are living in a period of time where everyone is scratching their head and wondering why our world and nation is slipping into disarray. The fragility of nations and institutions is being felt across domains. Once you get out of the tub that you have been soaking in and look at the water, it's no longer confusing to see what has happened. The water is filthy. A billion people are soaking in that tub and not realizing how soggy they've become. They can't understand why they feel like dirty dishwater. They wonder how they can be in a tub and yet not feel clean. We don't feel clean because we are living a lie. Thus we have the “strange rites” that occupy so much of our modern life, particularly in sports, entertainment, health, fitness, technology. To quote the blurb from Tara Isabella's book on this subject, Americans are “embracing a kaleidoscopic panoply of spiritual traditions, rituals, and subcultures -- from astrology and witchcraft to SoulCycle and the alt-right.”It's all a substitute for God. All of it. For me it was the pursuit of experiences. Alcohol, woodworking, triathlons, sports, skydiving, military service, career - you name it, I probably tried it. A quote from Joshua Mitchell sums up the state of this constant seeking of meaning through the self:Homo sapiens is devolving into Selfie Man; and it is therefore to the manner of his falling into illness that we must attend, and to his experience of illness that we must appeal. I cannot prove it, but I suspect this is the path Selfie Man must take to recover an understanding of human nature. The Prodigal Son returns home only after he realizes the husks of corn on which he has been feasting nourish him not (Luke 15:11–32). The story of our times is one of spiritual crisis, because not only has the word God become taboo, but most people who say the word don't truly believe in it. How can I be so bold? We need to merely look at where the faithful spend their time. Drive by any gym or baseball field on a Sunday morning, or simply look at how empty the churches are. Their pajama shirts say “Faith” or “Jesus and coffee” and then they turn on Netflix and blithely violate the third Commandment to keep the Lord's day holy. How can these faithful be so bold? Easily. It's because we don't really believe in the idea of “sacred”. They have been programmed. When nothing is sacred, everything is sacred. When everything is sacred, nothing is sacred. This is why we can believe that laying on a couch and thinking about God for a split second is as good as going to church and spending one hour with God. This is the great flattening that has occurred. This bait-and-switch that occurred is exactly as Dewey wanted. We say “God” but smirk inside. The pioneers of America who lacked internal combustion engines and lacked Netflix and youth sports, somehow found the energy to saddle up or walk to church. The test of our time - a test that appears to have been failed - is that we have incredible ease in getting to church, yet we choose not to. The number one reason people hate Christianity today is because of hypocritical Christians. And so do I. What a scandal it is to see a believer who speaks the language of devotion and piety but whose actions suggest otherwise. This is why people roll their eyes at Catholics that sin on Saturday night and go to confession on Sunday morning (actually, few Catholics go to confession now, and therefore should not even be receiving the Eucharist, but that's for another episode). The hypocrisy scandalizes and drives people away. We all hate a hypocrite. So did Jesus. The problem is that we are all hypocrites, no matter how holy, perceived or otherwise. The hypocrites once drove me away, but I will never let that happen again. Why? Because I'm one of them. And as I frequently like to quote: “The church is a hospital for sinners, not a museum of saints.” The church and its doctrine and sacraments and liturgy provide the path to remembering this. If I am confused about this, then righteousness or despair will begin to seep into my thoughts and action, and that is precisely when I've fallen into the trap, where God is on my lips, but not in my heart. This was the goal of John Dewey. To keep God in our mouth, but not in our heart. Once you awaken to this fact, you can get out of the soggy tub and pull the plug to let the dirt drain away. Then you can take action, and get God out of storage once and for all. The great achievement of Dewey and the humanists is the flattening of the sacred. They managed to make all things the same, to make all things sacred, and therefore making nothing sacred. This is the outcome of Unitarianism, which places all religions into the same the psychological basket. There is nothing set apart, nothing sacred, yet we still have the word God on our lips, just as Dewey wanted. And then you live in no-man's-land, the wasteland of T.S. Eliot, because you are saying the word God but living like a humanist. You speak as if you have ultimate meaning, but you don't live it out - hence the emptiness of our modern age. You must make your own meaning then, and this manifests out in a thousand ways, and all of them are dead ends. What is lost with God is ultimate meaning, and the vacuum is felt, the void, the onslaught of meaninglessness that drives the pursuit of self-destruction and self-salvation. Why? Because if we cannot find meaning we must either escape the problem or solve the problem. You can go toward nihilism like the French philosophers or you can go toward the will-to-power like the German philosophers. A third option, compliments of Karl Marx, is that you get to become the savior of the world. In all three of these outcomes, you can still say the word “God” and the word can mean absolutely nothing to you while you speak it. That's the state we are in today. God is everywhere in our speech and nowhere in our actions. By design, most of us live out lives that have nothing to do with Christ. Only when we come close to the edge of a cliff and look down do we look up. With God put into storage, we will go dust the idea off when feeling nostalgic or lost. When we are in a period of adjustment, between pursuits, we will look to God. But the moment a new distraction or experience or partner or job arrives, God goes back into storage. We only want God when we recognize the need for a real savior. We only want Jesus on the cross when we need forgiveness. Christ is treated like a 401K fund, where we look at the cross like a number of dollars that will save us in our old age, after we are done sinning. The penitent thief on the cross, who is promised entrance to paradise, is our secret wish for ourselves. It's the get-out-of-jail free card on our death bed, and the card that allows us to live as we wish today, so that we can ignore everything Christ said before that moment on the cross. Most interesting, however, is that I hear self-professed Christians saying, “That doesn't sit well with me,” regarding the penitent thief's late change of heart in Luke 22. In reality, those of us with the name of God on our lips but whose actions lack follow-through should be begging and hoping that the salvation of the “Good Thief,” St. Dismas, will be a possibility for us, too. We rack and stack up mortal sin after mortal sin and ignore the sacrament of Confession, and at the same time cast our eyes down at others for their sins. We should be lucky if the same mercy is shown for our own hypocrisy that we ignore.Any encroachment of traditional religion into the public sphere bothered me. I was wary of any form of Christianity creeping back into my life. In my mind, I thought, “Christians just can't leave anything alone. They just have to shove it down our throats at every opportunity.” I felt like the Grateful Dead's song Truckin', where Jerry Garcia sings about getting busted on Bourbon Street, ratted out by nosey do-gooders who called the police: “They just can't let you be.” The irony is how the flip has happened, where modernism is shoved down our throats. The old religion of hearing a one-hour Sunday message (plus maybe an hour on Wednesday nights) stood no chance against the full blast 40 hours a week of public schools preaching mainline humanism. We have been indoctrinated, without a doubt. We have been indoctrinated to modernism. If you want to be free, you have to take the first step in opposition of the current. The new rebel is not the person that embraces sex, drugs, and rock-and-roll. It's the person who embraces chastity, temperance, and silence. The new rebel is the one who un-moderns himself. I suspect as the result of a century of humanist education comes to an end, the next Abraham will be called out of California, the next St. Anthony of Egypt will find his way to the desert, and a new St. Benedict will find his way to a cave, and we will rediscover all that has been lost and lied about. This is the way it happens. It always has happened this way. The world tries to crush God, to remove him from all public spaces, and God seems to go away, and then he returns. Jesus also went to the desert. He also went to a tomb. But he returned. He is returned now. He is as alive as ever, and will once again be the healer that we are looking for. This is a public episode. If you would like to discuss this with other subscribers or get access to bonus episodes, visit www.whydidpetersink.com

Sip With Me
Sydney Miller, Founder of HOUSEWORK®

Sip With Me

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 3, 2022 26:35


This week we turn up the music and HIIT our way into all things fitness with Sydney Miller, Founder of HOUSEWORK®. HOUSEWORK® is “a full-body sculpting and conditioning workout set to the beat of house and electronic music. It's the perfect balance between low impact Pilates based exercises and high intensity cardio and strength, with the music driving you the entire time.” On top of this incredible format she has built, Sydney is also a Master Instructor at SoulCycle! She's known by her regulars and fans for her well thought out playlists that keep riders riding and combing back for more! We talk all things HOUSEWORK®, SoulCycle, cocktails and MORE! Hear her journey to the top of SoulCycle, the entrepreneurial path she paved through the pandemic, and of course we talk her fave songs to sweat to! Sydney loves our Sip with Me community and is offering our listeners the code SIPWITHME30 for 30% off your first 3 months of HOUSEWORK®!

Very Best Self Podcast
Developing The Mindset Of A Champion With Former D1 Athlete And Master SoulCycle Instructor Jamie Artsis

Very Best Self Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 3, 2022 48:27


Today we are joined by the Master SoulCycle instructor, Jamie Artsis. She is a competitive athlete, creator of JamieCycle and a complete total BADASS! This episode is for you if you want to go out and do things your way, if you want to carve your own path and if you want to develop that champion mindset. This episode is your confirmation that it is okay to be bold & different, it is going to be scary at first but if you put your mind to it and really just go for it, amazing things are going to happen.  Connect with Jamie - @jamieartsis  (04:06) - How is your life as an athlete? (09:11) - What brought you to Soulcycle? (15:13) - How did you find success so quickly? (27:49) - How do you train your team? (33:19) - How did you feel when the Soulcycle was closed? (42:35) - What is the best piece of advice you'd give to your younger self? --------------------------------- Let's connect! DM us on Instagram: @verybestself  Follow my personal instagram account to learn more about the host! Instagram: @victoriabrown If you enjoyed this episode, please rate and review the show on apple podcasts! https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/very-best-self-podcast  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Mia Lux & Love
How Do We Heal Ourselves to Find Healthy Love? With Biet Simkin

Mia Lux & Love

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 30, 2022 42:33


Spiritual Teacher and Best-Selling Author, Biet Simkin, shares her own love journey. How to catch your own BS, how to bravely break your own patterns, and the essential ingredient for true partnership - which has nothing to do with your partner. Brought to you by La Vette - an Intentional Dating platform for self-aware singles. Apply now and try your first month free: https://portal.lavette.love/ About Biet: Biet is the world-renowned Spiritual Teacher and Best-Selling Author, dubbed the “David Bowie of Meditation.” As a musician, Biet weaves the world of pop culture and spirituality, teaching practical applications of ancient spiritual wisdom. Raised by a Shaman in New York City, Biet signed to Sony Records at the age of 19 as a singer/songwriter. Diving into a Rock & Roll lifestyle, Biet became a high profile DJ in the fashion and art scene in Manhattan. However, following a string of life changing events, including the sudden loss of her daughter, Biet turned to her lifetime study of meditation and launched the Guided By Biet event series. The meditation experience reached a contemporary audience in cultural spaces, including museums, hotels, and fashion shows. These groundbreaking events were scored by her own music and were the first time meditation was mixed with pop culture, creating the revolutionary new trend. Featured in Vogue, Forbes, ELLE, and TIME magazine, and as the resident meditation guru at The Sundance Film Festival, 1 Hotels, MoMA, and SoulCycle, Biet advises spiritual best practices for hotels and brands. Biet is best known for modernizing the spiritual path and has been called the "Meditation Guru for the next generation.” Get her best-selling book, “Don't Just Sit There!” here: https://www.bietsimkin.com/copy-of-about-1

Outliers with Daniel Scrivner
#136 Primetime Partners: AgeTech, The Ripple Effects of Living Longer, and Investing in the Future of How We Age | Abby Miller Levy, Co-Founder & Managing Partner

Outliers with Daniel Scrivner

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 28, 2022 50:14


In Episode #136, we explore AgeTech and investing in the future of how we age. We're joined by Abby Miller Levy, Primetime Partners's Managing Partner and Co-Founder. We cover becoming an accidental investor, the compelling white space in the senior market, and ending ageism. “I hope we have a society that isn't plagued by obesity and diabetes because people are excited to live longer and are therefore making trade-offs when they're younger to enjoy a longer, healthier life.” – Abby Miller Levy EPISODE GUIDE (LINKS, QUOTES, NOTES, AND BOOKS MENTIONED) https://www.danielscrivner.com/notes/primetime-partners-abby-levy  FULL TEXT TRANSCRIPT https://www.danielscrivner.com/notes/primetime-partners-abby-levy-transcript/  CHAPTERS This episode is our definitive guide to AgeTech and investing in the future of how we age. In it we cover: (00:00:00) – Introduction (00:03:00) – From business building at OXO and SoulCycle to becoming an accidental investor (00:07:58) – The compelling white space of the senior market (00:19:22) – Focusing on seed to Series A and launching incubations (00:22:15) – Consumer behavior and employment opportunities in the aging population (00:29:16) – Maximizing today vs. planning for tomorrow (00:37:18) – Housing opportunities for the senior market (00:43:15) – Ending ageism, focusing on preventative healthcare, and embracing multiple careers ABOUT PRIMETIME PARTNERS Abby Miller Levy is Co-founder and Managing Partner of Primetime Partners, which is a new venture capital firm that specializes in AgeTech, or investing in technology around the future of how we age. As you'll hear in this interview, the latest data and statistics around aging are almost too hard to believe. Here are just two data points. As of 2007, it's expected that about half of all babies born will live to be over 100 or become what are called centenarians. And by 2024, it's expected that workers aged 55 or older will represent a full 25% of the nation's workforce, with the fastest annual growth rates among those aged 65 and older. And yet, before Primetime Partners was founded by Abby Levy and venture legend Alan Patricof of Greycroft and Apax Partners fame, there were no venture firms focused solely on aging and enabling the technologies, products, and businesses we'll need to support an aging population.

Outliers with Daniel Scrivner
#135 Abby Miller Levy, Co-Founder of Primetime Partners and Thrive Global | On Living to 100, Getting to the Key Issue, and Choosing What to Major and Minor In

Outliers with Daniel Scrivner

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2022 24:50


In Episode #135, we deconstruct Abby Miller Levy's peak performance playbook—from their favorite book to the tiny habit that's had the biggest impact on their life. Abby is the Managing Partner and Co-Founder of Primetime Partners. We cover the hundred year life, lessons from Alan Patricof, and the nonlinear career path. “If you were guaranteed a hundred year life, what would you do differently? How would you think about it? How would you plan for it? How would you live it?” – Abby Miller Levy EPISODE GUIDE (LINKS, QUOTES, NOTES, AND BOOKS MENTIONED) https://www.danielscrivner.com/notes/abby-levy-playbook/  FULL TEXT TRANSCRIPT https://www.danielscrivner.com/notes/abby-levy-playbook-transcript/  CHAPTERS In this episode, we deconstruct Abby Miller Levy's peak performance playbook—from her favorite book to the tiny habit that's had the biggest impact on her life. In it we cover: (00:00:00) – Introduction (00:02:29) – The Hundred Year Life (00:03:57) – Lessons from McKinsey, OXO, and Alan Patricof (00:07:09) – Zeroing in on the key issues and leaping into VC (00:15:15) – Investing as an operator, and the nonlinear career path (00:19:02) – Expertise vs. generalism ABOUT ABBY LEVY Abby Miller Levy is Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Primetime Partners, which is a venture capital firm that Abby co-founded with venture legend Alan Patricof of Greycroft and Apex Partners fame. Primetime specializes in what they call AgeTech, or technology around the future of how we age. Before founding Primetime Partners, Abby had an epic career. She worked at McKinsey. She's worked at OXO. She led growth at SoulCycle, and she even co-founded Thrive with Ariana Huffington.

Superwomen with Rebecca Minkoff
Pay it Forward: Evelyn Webster of SoulCycle

Superwomen with Rebecca Minkoff

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2022 29:43


Even if you haven't made it to one of the workouts at SoulCycle, you've certainly heard of the legendary spin classes by now. The boutique fitness brand that turned stationary bikes into an elevated ritual in exercise now encompasses nearly 100 locations nationwide. At the helm since 2020, Evelyn Webster has cultivated a culture of openness and transparency among her colleagues. Coming from the UK after a successful career in media, she is working hard to ensure SoulCycle studios embody the same welcoming atmosphere they've had since day one, keeping the community engaged with the brand as it scales. Even now, when Evelyn needs to reset, you can find her sweating it out on a bike, undergoing the mental and emotional shift that only the most stellar workouts can achieve. Thanks for listening! Don't forget to order Rebecca's new book, Fearless: The New Rules for Unlocking Creativity, Courage, and Success. Follow Superwomen on Instagram. Social Media @soulcycle Big Ideas How to keep an established brand fresh in the minds of consumers. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/superwomen/support

Monday Morning Critic Podcast
(Episode 334) "Cobra Kai" Actor: Logan Coffey. (Teenage Johnny).

Monday Morning Critic Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2022 28:54


Episode 334"Cobra Kai"Actor: Logan Coffey (Teenage Johnny)You can currently find Logan Coffey in Cobra Kai Season 5 as Teenage Johnny Lawerence in one of the best moments of the season.Logan is a talented actor born in South Carolina and when he is not acting he is leading the way in SoulCycle classes. Logan's theater and acting experience is quite impressive. Meet the kind and talented Logan Coffey.Welcome, Logan Coffey.Instagram: Monday Morning Critic Podcast.Facebook: Monday Morning Critic Podcast.Twitter:@mdmcriticEmail: Mondaymorningcritic@gmail.comYouTube: Monday Morning Critic Podcastwww.mmcpodcast.com

Podcast Rodeo  Podcast Reviews and First Impressions

DescriptionPodcast Rodeo Show: Reviews and First Impressions of Your Podcast A podcast about the modern-day “cults” we all follow. Hosts Isa Medina and Amanda Montell ask the culty questions we're all wondering… Do you think SoulCycle is a cult? What about Elon Musk stans? Or the Royal Family? What about spiritual influencers? Is Instagram itself a cult? We're Sounds Like A Cult, a podcast that analyzes a different zeitgeisty group every week to try and answer the big question: This group sounds like a cult, but is it really? And if so, how bad is it? What I Liked About This EpisodeThe intro using listener voices was different and it sets the stage of "Do I agree or disagree with these people?." I did like that once all the housekeeping was done, you got right to the point and answered the questions I was thinking. What I Thought Could Use Some PolishingIsa needs some mic technique training. Get a pop filter or windscreen. Three advertisements (4 if you count patreon) had me right on the edge of pressing next. In the end I wanted to hear more. The Goal Of This ShowThis show aims to help you make the best episodes and grow your downloads. If you'd like a deeper dive here are some additional services https://podcast-rodeo-podcast.captivate.fm/reviews (Get Your Podcast Reviewed) https://www.profitfromyourpodcast.com/book (Profit From Your Podcast Book) Subscribe and Follow the Show https://podcast-rodeo-podcast.captivate.fm/listen (Listen to Podcast Rodeo Show: Reviews and First Impressions of Your Podcast) Mentioned in this episode: Only 11 People Get To Name Their Own Price We started at 20 and now only 11 people get to name their own price. Go to www.podcastrodeoshow.com/review and name your price for your first impression review today. https://podcast-rodeo-podcast.captivate.fm/reviews (Get Reviewed)

THE TY FRENCH PODCAST
meeting celebrities

THE TY FRENCH PODCAST

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 21, 2022 59:40 Very Popular


This week, Ty is sharing his first hand experiences meeting celebrities. From riding in a SoulCycle class with Beyoncé, to what went wrong meeting Kendall Jenner. This episode is packed full of stories. FOLLOW TYINSTA - @tyfrenchTIKTOK - @tyfrenchTWITTER - @tyfrench_

Two Fit Crazies and a Microphone
Pete Moore - Founder of Integrity Square, Advisor and Investor to the Health, Active Lifestyle, and Outdoors (HALO) Industry, Creator of the HALO Academy and Author of Time to Win Again - Episode 278

Two Fit Crazies and a Microphone

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 19, 2022


Episode 278 - Pete Moore - Founder of Integrity Square, Advisor and Investor to the Health, Active Lifestyle, and Outdoors (HALO) Industry, Creator of the HALO Academy and Author of Time to Win Again. “Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.” “I'm a health and wellness banker…Our mission is to create the HALO effect!” Pete More Let's hear it for today's guest on the Two Fit Crazies and a Microphone Podcast, Pete Moore! This Harvard Business School graduate and self-proclaimed “health and wellness banker,” is here to share some amazing stories and provide some awesome insight into the business of fitness. This native Long Islander with a world of experience working for top firms in New York City, joins the show from his home in Manhattan Beach, California. Pete, currently on a “mission to create the HALO effect,” is about to reveal why he is so passionate about helping entrepreneurs who are ready to invest in the “health, active lifestyle and outdoors industry,” also known as HALO. Listen up as Pete delves into the “why” behind effective business models used by companies such as Planet Fitness, Soul Cycle, Orange Theory Fitness, and more! Whether you are looking to invest in a franchise, open your own business, or scale your business model, this episode is for you! To learn more, be sure to check out one of Pete's HALO Academy Courses and read his book, Time to Win Again. It's time to take your business to the next level! Stay Fit! Stay Crazie! Brian and Christine Twitter: @thehaloadvisors Insta: Pete Moore -2nd Instagram: @thehaloadvisors www.integritysquare.com www.halotalks.com www.thehaloacademy.com #entreprenuer #twofitcrazies #HALO #Investor #Investment #franchise #businessmodel #fitness #management #author #TimeToWinAgain #LongIsland #ManhattanBeach #SoulCycle #PlanetFitness #OrangeTheoryFitness #F45 #GoldsGym #FinancialModel #InvestmentBanking #Podcast #RestorationHardware #IntegitySquare #HALOTalks #HALOAcademy #LOI #ROI #stocks #SpectrumClub #FitnessFirst #Item19 #scaleable #mayoclinic #health #fitnessindustry #halosector

The Business Side Of Fitness
Episode 147 - The strategic way to view content with Erika Shannon Hathaway

The Business Side Of Fitness

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 19, 2022 33:14


We've all heard that content is king, but let's face it; content without a solid strategy behind it is just noise. Erika Shannon-Hathaway knows all about laying out a content strategy that works. On todays episode of The Business Side of Fitness Podcast, Erika shares the same methodology she used, which helped to take MYXfitness from 0 to favorable acquisition by BeachBody and then public via SPAC in under two years. Wow! Tune into today's episode to learn more about the relationship between content, product and brand along with: What startup life is REALLY like Shifting from in front of to behind the camera The early days at Soul Cyle Tune into the conversation here: https://www.vanessaseveriano.com/podcast ABOUT THE HOST Vanessa Severiano has more than two decades of experience creating, developing and growing healthy lifestyle brands. Learn more about mentorship with Vanessa here: https://www.vanessaseveriano.com ABOUT TODAY'S GUEST Erika is a seasoned fitness expert who has been in the industry for over 16 years. A former professional dancer and theatrical General Manager, she got her start in fitness as a General Manager of Teacher training for Patricia Moreno's intenSati method, eventually becoming an instructor herself. She grew into fitness production and content strategy as the industry landscape shifted and moved toward streaming and connected fitness. Erika has worked for Equinox, SoulCycle, Daily Burn, MYXfitness and Beachbody, and is driven by her passion to instill connection and confidence through the power of movement. Learn about Erika here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/erikashannon/ **SPREAD THE WORD Please make sure to rate, review and subscribe to The Business Side of Fitness wherever you listen to podcasts. Your support means so much and helps more than you know!

Breakthrough Brand Podcast
176: 5 Pieces of a Successful Marketing Funnel that Sells Your Offers on Autopilot with Alexa Cawley

Breakthrough Brand Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 13, 2022 65:44


Technically we ALL have a funnel for our business, meaning the way we're getting leads into our business and selling, but if your funnel is actually working as well as it could is another question that we're diving into today. I'm chatting with the brilliant Alexa Cawley, owner of Forever Friday Consulting. She's the host of the Friday Society Podcast and is a marketing consultant for wellness brands. She's also a member of Breakthrough Brand All Access, she's a 2x EM Shop customer, and is a long time listener of this podcast. By the way, I LOVE having guests who already listen to this show because they always bring exactly what you all need to hear.    In today's episode, we're diving into marketing funnels, and specifically 5 pieces of a successful one and the order in which they come, how to do your own funnel, and so much more. Alexa does an excellent job specifically speaking to new business owners in this as well, and we talk about funnels both from the perspective of service businesses and product businesses. So whichever you are, you'll hear how to do a funnel for BOTH.    Other things we discuss worth nothing:  - Marketing practices and the stereotype around “bro marketer” funnels - What's not working anymore and what works in today's world with funnels and marketing - The current SoulCycle and Peloton battle and some great marketing tips we can learn there - Marketing lessons Alexa learned working with big wellness brands like Lululemon and SoulCycle - And we go through all those steps to a successful funnel    If this topic interests you and you want to go deeper, this month in my membership, we're also talking about email marketing. What Alexa shares combined with the email marketing masterclass inside of Breakthrough Brand All Access will set you up for some major marketing success. If this interests you and you want to learn from me on this more, check out Breakthrough Brand All Access to get that masterclass PLUS coaching calls with me and our thriving online community of business-owning women. Details here: http://elizabethmccravy.com/bbaa   

Embody Your Soul
EP 023: Tapping into the underrated medicine of breath work & how it can transform your life w/ Breathwork & Wellbeing Coach, Grace Whitlock

Embody Your Soul

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 9, 2022 53:53 Transcription Available


BOOK A READING WITH ME https://www.themodernmedium.co/book-a-reading (HERE) FOLLOW ME ON INSTAGRAM https://www.instagram.com/themodernmedium_/ (HERE) FOLLOW ME ON TIKTOK https://www.tiktok.com/@themodernmedium_ (HERE) LEAVE A REVIEW, SCREENSHOT IT TO ME AND DM ME ON IG = FREE 20 MINUTE READING Grace is a Breathwork and Wellbeing coach whose mission is to help individuals find their personal shine and step into it. Personal shine being the most vital and vibrant parts of ourselves. After finding her own shine on the podium at SoulCycle she discovered Breathwork where she witnessed first hand what it meant to release stagnant energy, create more openness, and claim her complexities through self awareness. Which led to her investing in David Elliot's Healer Training and Pause's Trauma Informed Somatic Coaching Certification. Grace currently teaches meditation and breathwork classes at two of LA's top meditation studios, along with running her own company, Good With Grace where she provides individual and group experiences that support individuals in finding a deep sense of belonging in their bodies and the ability to radically celebrate themselves! What we talk about… How Grace got into breath work Where breath work originated from How she weened off her anxiety + ADHD medications How breath work taps into the root of anxiety Taking ownership over your emotions Uncovering patterns in partnership and relationship Building a breath work routine around around your chakras How Grace can serve you! Her newest program, Ignite! BOOK A SESSION WITH GRACE https://www.goodwithgrace.com/ (HERE) FOLLOW GRACE https://www.instagram.com/good.withgrace/ (HERE) Sign up to receive Grace's free five day program https://view.flodesk.com/pages/62a770bd3a02db9ba31a166d ("Begin With Breath") And use the code EMBODYURSOUL to get 25% off your first experience with Grace! And for local californians tell them they can find me teaching at @Unplug and @TheMindry

Circulated: Real Estate & Lifestyle Podcast
Episode 16: NYC's Growing Cannabis Industry + Greg Tannor

Circulated: Real Estate & Lifestyle Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 6, 2022 18:43


Greg Tannor is an Executive Managing Director & Principal at Lee & Associates New York Office. He has been in the business for 20+ years and specializes in retail/office leasing as well as investment sales and has represented key brands including SoulCycle, and Primark. Most recently Greg has focused his attention on leasing space to Cannabis operators throughout Manhattan/Brooklyn.

Dare to Self Care
How To Drink Coffee Without the Anxiety, WTF Is Watermelon Water and Avoiding Burnout With Multiple Jobs ft. Whitney Eckis

Dare to Self Care

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 6, 2022 48:20


This week's guest is Whitney Eckis. Whitney Eckis is a creator of elevated experiences. It began at the bright age of twenty-two when she became the founder and CEO of her marketing agency, Eckis Marketing, a creative communications agency based out of San Diego, CA. She's elevated brands such as Marriott, Hilton, SOULCYCLE, and CLEARSTEM through social media marketing, influencer relations, branding, experiential events, and creative strategy. Now in tandem with growing Eckis Marketing, along with five other endeavors, Whitney has begun elevating the coffee experience. Get Supr is a hemp-infused instant coffee brand. She's also co-creator of MELA Watermelon Water! Topics discussed: How to drink coffee without anxiety WTF is watermelon water How she avoids burnout with 3 jobs Leading with passion in your career Sponsored by Athletic Greens FREE 1 yearsupply of immune-supporting Vitamin D AND 5 FREE travel packs with your first purchase at athleticgreens.com/JENLAUREN Book a consultation with me here!: https://calendly.com/daretoselfcare/consultation Follow us! Jen's IG: @jen_laurenn ( https://www.instagram.com/jen_laurenn/ ) Jen's YouTube: www.youtube.com/c/jenlauren Jen's TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@jenlaurenn Whitney's IG: @whitneyeckis ( https://www.instagram.com/whitneyeckis/ ) Mela IG: @mela ( https://www.instagram.com/mela/ ) Supr IG: @getsupr ( https://www.instagram.com/getsupr/ ) Dare to Self Care Instagram: @daretoselfcarepod ( https://www.instagram.com/daretoselfcarepod/ ) JOIN OUR COMMUNITY ON GENEVA HERE: https://app.geneva.com/invite/932d0890-62d5-4e37-aed6-bab04c28eebb Discount Codes: Sakara: https://bit.ly/2UPwvrd (20% DISCOUNT CODE: XOJENLAUREN) Athletic Greens: http://athleticgreens.com/jenlauren (no code needed for the freebies!) Liquid IV: https://glnk.io/koyv/jen-laurenn (25% OFF + FREE SHIPPING CODE: JEN_LAURENN) Evolve By Erika (Kundalini Breathwork): http://evolvebyerika.vhx.tv/checkout?code=jen10&plan=monthly (10% OFF CODE: JEN10) Hilma: https://bit.ly/3kLcoEO (Use code JENLAUREN20 for 20% off) Daily Harvest: https://bit.ly/3BlJUrs (UP TO $40 OFF CODE: JENLAUREN) --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/jen-lauren/support

The Adversity Advantage
Liz Plosser On Diet Culture, Advice for Consuming Content & The Secret To a Great Morning Routine

The Adversity Advantage

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 1, 2022 49:59


Todays guest is Liz Plosser. Liz is the Editor-in-Chief of Women's Health, where she oversees the brand across its print and digital platforms and various brand extensions, reaching an audience of 47+ million women monthly.     Liz has been in the wellness industry for more than 18 years, previously overseeing digital strategy as SVP of Content at Well+Good, and prior to that, serving as the Senior Director of Content & Communications at SoulCycle. She is the former Deputy Editor of SELF, and before that she helped earn Cosmopolitan its first-ever national magazine award at the helm of the global brand's health coverage. Liz was also the Editorial Director of CosmoBody, an on-demand subscription fitness channel.     Her first book, Own Your Morning, was released by Hearst Home in September 2021 was released in paperback a few weeks ago.   We discuss the current diet culture that exists as well as the current media landscape regarding it and how we can do better to improve both. Liz shares how she manages to keep readers engaged while staying to true to the integrity of the Womens Health brand and what specific type of stories really inspire her. She gives some solid advice for readers consuming content and also shares the secret to a great morning routine, how to get back on track after falling off and more!    Thanks to this episode's sponsor:   Organifi: Try the new Green Juice Crisp Apple to hydrate, energize, and support cortisol balance. Visit ORGANIFI.COM/DOUG  and use code DOUG for 20% off any item..     What to Listen For:   00:00 Intro 01:55 Liz's opinion of the current “women's health” media landscape 05:49 Headlines vs. integrity 10:51 Liz's advice for those reading health publications 19:44 How can we improve diet culture and messaging? 29:43 What types of stories inspire Liz? 33:25 Does Liz plan to cover more topics on mental health/addiction? 36:07 Dealing with comparison 38:49 Liz's morning routine 42:51 Getting back into a routine after falling off track  Connect with Liz: Website Instagram Buy Liz's book here   Connect with Women's Health:   Website Instagram   Follow me on Social Media: LinkedIn Instagram Twitter

The Super Excellent Not Too Serious Bike That Goes Nowhere Podcast
E39 - Florian Brennecke - Echelon Instructor, Frankfurt Studio

The Super Excellent Not Too Serious Bike That Goes Nowhere Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 29, 2022 114:17


Hello Echelots! Sheldon brings a festive shirt to the Friday recording... after he basically forgot they needed to record this week. Oops. Mere was on time so her podcast performance review is saved once again! Amusement park rides are still fun, but old person anxiety starting to creep in. But until it takes over - roller coasters! Florian Brennecke is today's guest. He's an Echelon instructor in the Frankfurt studio and he just might be the hardest man in Germany! He's got his own full client base, a gym featuring muscle stimulation, and plans for more! We learn how Florian went from struggling just to make ends meet to being a business owner and Echelon instructor. Such a ball of energy and someone who truly loves engaging with the community - but he did pull a fast one on me (you'll hear about it in the episode). Find Florian on Instagram @florian.brennecke SO much industry news with the meditation and mental wellness industry struggling where a bit market player, Calm, is laying off a good number of folks in an effort to right size and focus. The industry as a whole is taking a beating as they decline from the boom of mental health support desired during the pandemic. Soul Cycle closing 25% of their studios..."f**k it, let's shut down" I guess. Thennn... there's Peloton. Just brutal earning's report. $1.2B lost in the quarter... massive cash burn still. Subs only up net 4000... ouch. Equipment margins, MINUS 98% (I'm still trying to figure out how that is even possible). The are now selling the Bike, Guide, and some accessories on Amazon and offering do it yourself options... much to the chagrin to a lot of their people that think that is "cheap". I honestly think it's pretty smart. Hey, Echelon has been doing that for ages! Tons of Echelon news, 6AM EST 30 minute classes coming back, expanding music library (Bieber, Joan Jett, and the Stones!), more Broadway etc. We will be seeing more "Tour de Echelon" like events around the "big 6 marathons" and rowing events that correspond to events like Head of the Charles! Meredith has some fun names and a bunch of shout outs... including one for a certain podcast host! We wrap up with results of the sandwich Snackdown! and kick off another with "When should we allow fall treats to start?" By Bikkkkkkkkkke!

The TASTE Podcast
133: Danny Bowien

The TASTE Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 23, 2022 36:21 Very Popular


When Mission Chinese opened in New York in a crowded, slightly dank subterranean space on Orchard Street a decade ago, the food world collectively paused to praise the inventive and fully out-there cooking of a young chef named Danny Bowien. On this episode we catch up with Danny to hear about the up-and-down decade that followed and what it was like to recently close his last Mission location in NYC. We also talk about the 2020 Grub Street article that painted a portrait of abuse in the kitchens run under his watch. And we dive into his great new cookbook, Mission Vegan. This episode is a long time coming, and we hope you enjoy it.More from Danny Bowien:Goodbye to Mission Chinese Food and Its Complicated NYC Legacy [Bon Appetit]The Nightmare Inside Mission Chinese Food [Grub Street] Danny Bowien on the Hard-Partying Chef Life—Now Fueled by SoulCycle and Spirulina [Vogue]Twice-Cooked Bacon is the Best Kind of Bacon [Saveur]Buy: Mission Vegan

Good for U (?)
Calling all existential crisis therapists and breast milk baristas

Good for U (?)

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 19, 2022 43:53 Very Popular


Welcome to episode thirty-six. Our most unhinged and sweaty summer episode yet. We're talking: This week's drink The Millennial pause. Are you guilty? Is it even real? Soulcycle and Peleton can't stay out of the news. We discuss their future. Existential therapists, please make yourself known to us. Our summer activity haunted carts. We're trying to drag this out as long as possible. FREE! Write us a review on Apple podcasts to be entered to win a pack of De Soi. They're delish, we promise. Want more tea, memes, and links to sound smart in the group text? Check out the Good for U(?) newsletter here! It's good stuff. Join fellow ghouls for shared goss' and haunted carts here on The Grext

The Clip Out
272: Pandemic To Pandemonium: Layoffs, Price Hikes, & Do-It-Yourself Bikes? Plus Our Interview With Carey Socol

The Clip Out

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 19, 2022 122:25 Very Popular


John Mills joins us to discuss Peloton price hikes. More layoffs at Peloton. Store closures to come. Will future Peloton products require assembly? Peloton explores making its content available on competing equipment. Dr. Jenn - Trouble getting comfortable on the bike. Could it be in your head? Cody Rigsby celebrates 8-years at Peloton. Cody was on Conversations with Olivia Jade. Cody was featured by InStyle. Jess King speaks at US Cellular's Inclusion Summit. PopSugar talks to Logan Aldridge. Kendall Toole and Callie Gullickson went to the Kenny Chesney show. Chelsea Jackson Roberts was on NBCLX. Jess Sims & Kirsten Ferguson were on the Ali On The Run podcast. Tunde talks to Women's Health Magazine. Ally Love to be a celebrity judge at NYC Wine & Food Festival. Popsugar spotlights the All For One festival. The New York Studio is officially reopening this weekend. Peloton looks to sublet some of its office space in Plano. Peloton ends work-from-home for employees. Tom Cortese was on Inspired In 15 podcast. Golf.com explains how Peloton can help your game. Angelo has tips for staying consistent when menopause hits. SoulCycle closes locations and lays off 800 employees. Boxing Bootcamps have a new schedule. Birthdays: Jill Foley (8/20), Crystal O'Keefe (8/20), Aditi Shah (8/24) All this plus our interview with Carey Socol. Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here's How » Join The Clip Out community today: theclipout.com The Clip Out Facebook The Clip Out Twitter The Clip Out Instagram

Conversations in Courage
SoulCycle is Kinda Like American Politics

Conversations in Courage

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 17, 2022 39:38


The parallels between our fitness spaces, corporations and our political landscape are becoming more apparent by the day.  Rhetoric, divisiveness, performative allyship, and bullying  are all elements at play once the motivation to "win" supersedes our espoused value system.  It there where both dissonance and decision making meet.  Accountability in this landscape comes in many forms and it is up to us (as leaders, instructors, community members, etc) to determine how that shows up to influence the correct outcomes.  In this episode, Mark and Ashley discuss the parallels, their own journeys within the spaces and an associated call to action.Support the show

Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Why ‘zero tolerance' didn't stop immigrants from coming to US

Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 17, 2022 49:26


The Trump administration's “zero tolerance” policy split up thousands of families. The government still can't find the parents of at least 150 kids, says the Atlantic's Caitlin Dickerson. The Inflation Reduction Act incentivizes farmers to make their land more sustainable and use less greenhouse emissions. A decade from now, California agriculture will likely scale down. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association is still struggling to repair its image a year after the LA Times revealed that the group had no Black members. SoulCycle is planning to close roughly a quarter of its gyms, while Peloton is laying off 800 employees. With inflation, people are choosing cheaper exercise options and diversifying their workouts.

Snacks Daily

Snacks Daily

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 16, 2022 20:42 Very Popular


WeWork co-founder Adam Neuman is back and riding a brand new unicorn… His startup Flow is already worth $1B (and it's just a website). SoulCycle is pulling a move out of Mean Girls to troll Peloton, but they're both suffering from the dreaded “F's.” And the worse your airport travel, the better it's been for Clear's stock — because Clear solved The Penguin Problem of Platforms. $YOU $WE $PTON Follow The Best One Yet on Instagram, Twitter, and Tiktok: @tboypod And now watch us on Youtube Want a Shoutout on the pod? Fill out this form Got the Best Fact Yet? We got a form for that too Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

The Leadoff
Amazon Projects Fewer 'TNF' Viewers

The Leadoff

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 16, 2022 5:34


Amazon expects a dip in viewership as it takes over exclusive rights to 'Thursday Night Football,' an activist investor calls on Disney to spin off ESPN, SoulCycle closes locations and lays off employees, and the Dallas Cowboys link up with TelevisaUnivision.

The Super Excellent Not Too Serious Bike That Goes Nowhere Podcast
E38 - Jaime Wilbanks, Echelon instructor

The Super Excellent Not Too Serious Bike That Goes Nowhere Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 15, 2022 151:30


Meredith and Sheldon take vacations about as far apart in the continental US as is possible. Sheldon sees Orcas and giant trees, Meredith sees Echelon people and waterfalls! There was coffee, wine, hiking and fun to be had. Jaime Wilbanks is today's guest and we learn a lot about how she has been through some challenges including shifting her life from Nextflix and couch to rowing/running/fitness phenom! From teaching toddlers to coaching some of the toughest workouts at Echelon, Jaime delivers the goods and gives a fantastic interview. Find Jaime at FB and IG: jaime_fitforlife SO much connected fitness news. Layoffs come to Tonal, F45, and Peloton, along with Peloton planning to greatly reduce retail presence and have raised the prices several hundred dollars for the Bike+ and Tread products. Soul Cycle offers a very odd offer of 47 classes in trade for your Peloton bike.... I then quiz Mere on what would it take to give up her Echelon. Tempo to offer personal training packages. Fitbit removing capability to synch an actual computer with product - mobile only. Echelon has a number of things in August including 8/22 Goodbye Summer, End of Summer Pitbull party, and September is BATMAN month! Sale going on now with 22% off, and Labor Day promotions to come. New apparel - 4 styles with 7 new tops - NOW with sizes up to 4X on some products! Meredith has a TON of fun names and ALL the shoutouts. We wrap up with Snackdown! results, and then sandwich trivia and a sandwich based Snackdown!

Gossip That's Good For You
End Summer with a Bang! Trainwreck Woodstock 99, Teresa Guidice Wedding Hair, Kim K Pete Split, The Gorga's Rivalry, Big Weddings, Dane Cook engagement, Soul Cycle, WaPo TikTok

Gossip That's Good For You

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 15, 2022 89:37


This week we are gossiping about too many spilled drinks, how we feel about Kim and Pete's relationship coming to an end, wild whisperings about why Bravo's "RHONJ" Gorga's didn't attend Teresa Guidice's wedding and that now infamous Jersey hair, over the top weddings, a TikTok story about a landlord not believing the tenant's complaints on bugs and foul smells- we discuss what was the result of all that! IG account "Brunch with Babs" , Washington Post TikTok, Molly discovering her love for Soul Cycle, Netflix docuseries on Woodstock 99', the relationship of comedian Dane Cooke with his much younger fiancé sparked a conversation on extreme age differences in young women and older men. Support us and get a bunch of bonus content over on Patreon.com/GossipThatsGoodForYou. Follow the podcast on Instagram (@gossipthatsgoodforyou) and TikTok (@gossipthatsgoodforyou). You can also email the podcast at gossipthatsgoodforyou@gmail.com.Visit https://shopmy.us/gossipthatsgoodforyou for links to products mentioned on the show as well as Molly's personally curated shopping lists. Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.

Paranoia Happy Hour
Happy Hour Thirty-Three: The Winchester Mystery House

Paranoia Happy Hour

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 14, 2022 22:50


Join me for happy hour with Alexis! Pack a flashlight and leave your existential dread at home, because we're heading to the Winchester Mystery House. Is it as spooky as the tour claims? Are the staircases and doors to nowhere as eerie as they sound? ARE THERE GHOSTS LIVING THERE? Tune in to find out!Alexis's Boo ClubDusty Corners PodcastPod description: “What's better than getting spooked out by a paranormal story late at night? Come along with Eric and Noah as they take a look at their favorite tales of UFOs, ghosts, cryptids, and more, while discussing the common threads that create the paranormal lore we all know and love. Get the details of your next go-to camp fire story while listening to the Dusty Corners Podcast!”Sounds Like a CultPod description: “Do you think SoulCycle is a cult? What about Elon Musk stans? Or the Royal Family? What about spiritual influencers? Is Instagram itself a cult? We're Sounds Like A Cult, a podcast that analyzes a different zeitgeisty group every week to try and answer the big question: This group sounds like a cult, but is it really?”Alexis's Shares not Scares: Berna Anat, Your Financial Hype WomanAlexis describes Berna as her “gateway drug into the financial world.” From Berna Anat's website: “I'm a producer, speaker and Fin-fluencer (is that a thing?) dedicated to making financial literacy more funny, more accessible, and more Brown for young people everywhere.” Follow her on instagram @heyberna! 

just a little shady
We Had Brunch with a Festival Rapper?! | Ep. 5

just a little shady

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 12, 2022 46:02


Admitting to one big mistake we made while doing a traveling podcast, spilling the tea on how we got free shots and desserts at brunch, exposing SoulCycle's latest (now REMOVED) ad campaign that was directly aimed at Peloton & embarrassingly relating to one of the shady stories from this week's submissions. Submit your shady story to be featured in a future episode anonymously here: https://forms.gle/wntAePFeWhtfda7u7Subscribe to our youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/justalittleshadypodcastFollow us on instagram: https://www.instagram.com/justalittleshadypodcast/Watch us on Tiktok: https://www.tiktok.com/t/ZTR6yk19Q/

Business Wars Daily
SoulCycle Trades Free Classes for Used Pelotons

Business Wars Daily

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 8, 2022 3:51


Today is Monday, August 8, and we're looking at SoulCycle vs. Peloton.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Escape Your Limits
Ep 251 - Everything You Need to Know About Web 3.0: Crypto, NFTS, Blockchains | Sweatworks | Mohammed Iqbal

Escape Your Limits

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 7, 2022 70:37


On this week's episode of the Escape Your Limits Podcast, our guest today is the founder & CEO of Sweatworks, a global fitness agency that provides digital solutions to a range of clients that include: Nike, Bose, Spartan, Equinox, SoulCycle, Strava, and Samsung. Innovation sits at the heart of the brand and is the key ingredient that attributes to its success. Back in 2010 Mohammed Iqbal started coding and this was the start of what today we know as Sweatworks. Mo's ambition is for Sweatworks to be impacting the lives of millions of people and contributing to a fitter, healthier population. Through Sweatworks he wants to make people's lives better through fitness. In this week's episode we discuss his 6-month project which he spent researching the metaverse, blockchains, NFTS, and crypto trying to understand how these concepts can be beneficial for Sweatworks & the fitness industry. We cover several topics including: Web 3.0 and what it means for your business The significance of block chains and what it means for the fitness industry, What the metaverse is and who's using it To learn more about Sweatworks, click here! https://www.sweatworks.com/ 0:00 Intro 1:19 Defining Web 3.0: NFTs, Crypto, and Blockchains 12:27 The Decentralization of Finances and Data 21:23 Exploring the Metaverse and its Prominence with Companies 31:15 High Level Fashion in the Metaverse & NFTs 46:20 Virtual Reality in the Fitness Industry

Rise Up For You
#432 The Art Of Manifestation In Your Life With Cassandra Bodzak

Rise Up For You

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 5, 2022 21:04


ABOUT: Cassandra Bodzak is a thought leader, best-selling author and sought-after on-camera personality and speaker in the mindfulness and personal development world. She is also the host of the popular spiritual podcast, "Divine Downloads". You may have seen Cassandra on ABC's The Taste with Anthony Bourdain as the ‘happy, healthy living guru' or in her work with SHAPE, Eating Well, Huffington Post, Teen Vogue, Thrive, Fabletics, Lululemon, SoulCycle and many more. She has been called “an award winning thought leader and intuitive coach” in Forbes and “a spiritual leader” by Well + Good. Cassandra helps people all over the world learn The Process for bringing their soul's desires into their everyday reality through her online group program, Divinely Design Your Life as well as through all the free content she shares on her YouTube and social media. STAY CONNECTED: Email: cassandrabodzak@gmail.com Personal Website: www.cassandrabodzak.com, Company Website: www.divinelydesignyourlife.com Instagram: @cassandrabodzak Youtube: @cassandrabodzaktv __________________ Thank you again for joining us today! If you know anybody that would benefit from this episode please share it with them and help spread the knowledge and motivation. Don't forget to show your support for the Rise Up For You Podcast by writing a review on iTunes. Your feedback helps the success of our show and pushes us to continuously be better! Check out www.riseupforyou.com for more podcast episodes, webinars, events, and more to help you get to the next level in your personal and professional life! You can also follow us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Youtube @riseupforyou Looking for more support? Grab your free coaching call with our team completely FREE! Bring your questions about Confidence, Leadership or Business and we will assign you the best coach to provide customizable support. SCHEDULE YOUR FREE CALL HERE riseupforyou.com/coaching

The Clip Out
269: Is a Peloton-Tonal Partnership in the Works? plus our interview with Jonathan Edward

The Clip Out

Play Episode Listen Later Jul 29, 2022 94:42


Are Peloton and Tonal planning something? John Mills joins us to discuss the continued stock decline. Why is SoulCycle so thirsty? Dr. Jenn: Finding time for combining Peloton and Tonal. Olivia Amato's wedding is featured in Brides Magazine. Matt Wilpers wins the 35-39 age group at the NYC Triathlon. Logan Aldridge was on the Today Show. Sam Yo talks to Broadway World. Robin Arzon gives the keynote at Monmouth Medical Center's Power Of Pink Luncheon. Christine D'Ercole is competing in the National Championships. Men's Health sat down with Andy Speer. Ally Love was featured in Essence. Emma Lovewell celebrates 5-years with Peloton. Hannah Corbin was checking out glaciers in Iceland. Leanne Hainsby is back. Peloton adds new corporate wellness partners. Instinct Magazine talks about Ryan Reynolds and the Christopher Meloni ad. Body And Soul has tips for finding a Peloton in Australian hotels. There's a new music lawsuit for Peloton. Angelo: Gait-keeping and the right way to run. Rob Lowe gives Jenn Sherman a shout-out. Ashton Kutcher talks to Runners World about the NY Marathon and Peloton. Nico Sarani has a Deep House Flow class. Birthdays - Jayvee Nava (8/2), Marion Roaman (8/3) All this plus our interview with Jonathan Edward. Love the show? Subscribe, rate, review, and share! Here's How » Join The Clip Out community today: theclipout.com The Clip Out Facebook The Clip Out Twitter The Clip Out Instagram

What We Said
My Most Toxic Trait…

What We Said

Play Episode Listen Later Jul 26, 2022 63:47 Very Popular


This week the girls chat about their not-so toxic traits & read submissions from listeners as well. Traits include but are not limited to: getting hangry, being nosey, always being right, thinking everyone loves you, and so so much more. They also talk about SoulCycle, Brown Noise, & more!    Shop our Jewelry Collection with EVRY Jewels https://evryjewels.com/collections/what-we-said?shpxid=23b8c14d-cf9b-499d-9a43-5d7eea6d93b8   Shop our MERCH! Shop.DearMedia.com/WHATWESAID    Shop our Health & Wellness Courses! balancedboss.co    FOLLOW US!   INSTA// WWS Jaci Chelsey   TIKTOK// Chelsey Jaci    YOUTUBE// Chelsey Jade Jaci Marie   SPONSORS//   Macys: Visit Macys.com/ownyourstyle   Liquid IV: That's 25% off ANYTHING you order when you shop better hydration today using promo code whatwesaid at liquidiv.com      Athletic Greens: FREE 1 yearsupply of immune-supporting Vitamin D AND 5 FREE travel packs with your first purchase. All you have to do is visit athleticgreens.com/whatwesaid   Produced By Dear Media 

The Word on Fire Show - Catholic Faith and Culture
WOF 340: Strange New Religions w/ Tara Isabella Burton

The Word on Fire Show - Catholic Faith and Culture

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 27, 2022 79:54 Very Popular


In this new “Bishop Barron Presents” discussion, Bishop Barron sits down with bestselling author Tara Isabella Burton to discuss her new book, Strange Rites: New Religions for a Godless World. Burton argues that while younger generations are supposedly the most secular according to surveys, they're actually notably religious—it's just that they have adopted strange new religions. She claims today's Americans are embracing a kaleidoscopic panoply of spiritual traditions, rituals, and subcultures, from astrology and witchcraft to SoulCycle and the alt-right. In search of the deep and the real, they are finding meaning, purpose, ritual, and communities in ever-newer, ever-stranger ways. In their conversation, Bishop Barron and Tara discuss topics such as: Are people actually moving away from religion? The unaffiliated The retreat into self Christian truth claims Why people leave organized religion And numerous other topics Links Strange Rites: New Religions for a Godless World by Tara Isabella Burton Redeeming the Time: Gospel Perspectives on the Challenges of the Hour by Bishop Barron NOTE: Do you like this podcast? Become a patron and get some great perks for helping, like free books, bonus content, and more. Word on Fire is a non-profit ministry that depends on the support of our listeners…like you! So be part of this mission, and join us today!