Tuesday, March 8, 2022 The Best Advice Show at On Air Fest

The Best Advice Show presented a session at On Air Fest in late February. In it, Zak shares some of his favorite advice from the realms of art and cre...

Thursday, March 3, 2022 Avoiding Stir-Craziness with Abigail Briggs

Abigail Briggs is a sales manager living in Florida --- Leave Zak your advice by calling 844-935-BEST --- IG: @bestadviceshow --- home: bestadvice.sho...

Tuesday, March 1, 2022 Falling Back in Love with Reading with Allie Essary, Rachel Lee and Claire Ceresnie

Today's guests are Allie Essary, Rachel Lee and Clare Ceresnie. --- The books discussed in this episode include The Beekeeper's Apprentice, The Wild R...

Thursday, February 24, 2022 Practicing Restraint with Shira Heisler

Shira Heisler is a friend, mother, daughter, doctor and Zak's wife. She's the co-host of Pregnant Pause. - Shira on Farting - Shira on Fruit Prep - ...

Tuesday, February 22, 2022 Nothing is Wasted with Steve Mallory

Steve Mallory is a writer, producer and actor. He wrote The Boss, Superintelligence and a short for The Loony Tunes Show! --- Skipping Disdain with Ha...

Thursday, February 17, 2022 6:42 with Nancy and Manny Kalef

Nancy and Manny Kalef are residents of the Meer Apartments at Jewish Senior Life in suburban Detroit. -- Leave Zak your advice by calling 844-935-BEST...

Tuesday, February 15, 2022 Touching Feet with Shari and Eric Colton

Eric and Shari Colton live in NYC. --- Being Close with Michael Franti --- Leave Zak your advice by calling 844-935-BEST --- IG: @bestadviceshow --- h...

Thursday, February 10, 2022 A Partial Register of the 927 (or was in 928?) Eternal Truths with Jan and Ted Nelson (and Sheldon Kopp)

Jan and Ted Nelson are consulting editors with East Village Magazine in Flint, MI --- An Eschatological Laundry list: By Sheldon Kopp (1974) --- What ...

Tuesday, February 8, 2022 Throw that Crappy Bottle of Vermouth Away with Ryan Patch

Ryan Patch co-created the new fiction podcast, City of Ghosts. --- Inventing Cocktails with Kamala Puligandala --- Leave Zak your advice by calling...

Thursday, February 3, 2022 Future You is a Badass with Dr. Emily Anhalt

Dr. Emily Anhalt is a clinical psychologist, Emotional Fitness expert, international speaker, author, and the Co-Founder and Chief Clinical Officer of...

Tuesday, February 1, 2022 Imagining You've Been Stuck on a Spaceship with Lucy Anderton

Lucy Anderton is a poet living in France. You can read her work here, here and here. -- Send me your advice at 844 - 935 - BEST or email me a voice me...

Friday, January 28, 2022 Temperature Check with Dan Churchill

Dan Churchill, M.S., CEO and Co-Founder at impact-driven Australian restaurant Charley St, International Celebrity Chef, Best-Selling Cookbook Author,...

About The Show

The Best Advice Show is your reminder that there are weird, delightful and effective ways to survive and thrive in this world. In every (very short) episode of the show, a different contributor offers their own personal take on what they do to make their life better, healthier, saner and more livable and it’s likely gonna be something you can try today, if you want!

Contributors include poet Hanif Abdurraqib, Yung Pueblo, Tune-Yards, Ann Friedman, adrienne maree brown, Mark Bittman, Zak's wife, child, best friends and YOU (call Zak with your advice at 844-935-BEST).

Zak Rosen is the host and creator of TBAS. He co-host Slate's parenting show, Mom and Dad Are Fighting and he made/makes Pregnant Pause, How To Survive the End of the World and Freedom Dreams. He facilitates workshops and consults with museums, high schools, universities, and community organizations on various story-based projects. He's also a counselor at Radio Campfire, a live listening event series and a coach at the Detroit Writing Room.


on 2/3/2022

Love all the short easy to listen to pieces of advice. Especially enjoy food Friday but I do like the diversity of all of the advice!
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on 1/23/2022

Love all the advice!
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on 1/8/2022

Zak’s approach to sharing the advice is so fun and relatable. I love that he moves through each topic quickly. He makes the point, plays the audio and keeps it simple. I love it and have enjoyed every episode.
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