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Episode 144: Legislating at the State Level with Representative Jen Schultz podcast Jun 17, 2022

In this episode, Sharon talks to Minnesota State Legislator Jen Schultz. Jen is currently running for Congress, and is also an educator who has taught economics at the University of Minnesota Duluth for about twenty years. Rep Schultz talks about the ins and outs of working in state government:...

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Episode 143: The Power of Community, Micro Actions, and Boundaries with Jenna Kutcher podcast Jun 15, 2022

In today’s episode, Jenna Kutcher sits down to talk with Sharon about the release of her first book, How Are You, Really?: Living Your Truth One Answer at a Time and how she wrote the manuscript in secret, doing it on her own terms. Jenna loved the refining process with her book,...

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Episode 142: Why We Love the Things We Love with Aaron Ahuvia podcast Jun 13, 2022

In this episode, Sharon spends time speaking with Dr. Aaron Ahuvia, who is an expert on a specific kind of love: our love of things–things like places, objects, brands, and activities. The things we love tend to be part of our own identity: perhaps a part of our childhood, or something we...

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Episode 141: The History of Gerrymandering with Nick Seabrook podcast Jun 10, 2022

In this episode, Sharon chats with Professor Nick Seabrook, who has written a new book, One Person, One Vote, that details the long history of gerrymandering in the United States. While gerrymandering predates our country, Professor Seabrook argues that it’s a bigger problem today than it...

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Episode 140: A Dream Twenty-Three Years in the Making with Tabitha Brown podcast Jun 08, 2022

In this episode, Sharon sits down with America’s favorite mom, Tabitha Brown. Tabitha talks about how grateful she is that fame and opportunity came at a time in her life when she was ready for it: when she knew what she wanted, and was able to have the patience to do the things that make...

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Episode 139: The Importance of Preserving Democracy with Senator Mitt Romney podcast Jun 06, 2022

In today’s episode, Sharon talks with listeners’ most-requested guest, Senator Mitt Romney. A current Senator of Utah, Romney has a long history of public service, and chats candidly with Sharon about his unique personal history with business and politics, as well as advice his...

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Episode 138: Respect is Contagious: Restorative Justice with Judge Victoria Pratt podcast Jun 03, 2022

In this episode, Sharon has a conversation with Judge Victoria Pratt, who’s new book, The Power of Dignity, looks at the ways in which respect in the justice system needs to go both ways. She shares her belief that we have a moral and professional obligation to look our for our neighbors;...

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Episode 137: How to Ensure the Stories of our Lives Don’t Stink with Donald Miller podcast Jun 01, 2022

In this episode, Sharon talks with Donald Miller, entrepreneur, podcast host, and bestselling author, about the stories in our lives and how we live them. Our stories stink. When we fill our free time with passive consumption, we’re left with a narrative void that doesn’t enrich our...

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Episode 136: I Never Thought of It That Way with Mónica Guzmán podcast Jun 01, 2022

In this episode, Sharon talks with Mónica Guzmán, whose new book, I Never Thought of It That Way: How to Have Fearlessly Curious Conversations in Dangerously Divided Times helps us learn how to get more comfortable with the uncomfortable. Monica argues that we need to chase...

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Episode 135: The Powerful Value of Melancholy with Susan Cain podcast May 28, 2022

In this episode, Sharon has a conversation with Susan Cain, the best-selling author of the international phenomenon Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking. Susan’s new book, Bittersweet, is about the undervalued power of a melancholic view of the world....

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Episode 134: The Lightness of Choosing Peace with Barb Schmidt podcast May 28, 2022

In this episode, Sharon chats with Barb Schmidt, better known to her many social media followers as @peaceful_barb. Barb and Sharon talk about ways we can feel less overwhelmed by the news and negativity and be more confident with being ourselves (the world needs YOU, not a duplicate of someone...

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Episode 133: Consume Smarter: Recognizing News Media Bias with Vanessa Otero podcast May 25, 2022

In this episode, Sharon speaks with Vanessa Otero, the founder of Ad Fontes Media–the media company that is responsible for the dynamic Media Bias Chart. If you’ve follow Sharon on Instagram at @sharonsaysso, then you’ve seen her link to the Media Bias Chart many times. The...

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