Wednesday, January 26, 2022 Questions Promotions with Liza Wyles

Liza Wyles is a writer/producer/mother. --- Directional Thinking with Megan Hellerer --- Leave Zak your advice by calling 844-935-BEST --- IG: @bestad...

Monday, January 24, 2022 Exorcising Anger with Jennifer Brandel

Jennifer Brandel is a serial entrepreneur and systems change worker. She's the founder of Curious City, Hearken, Civic Exchange Chicago, Zebras Unite ...

Friday, January 21, 2022 The Good Knife with Conor Barnes

Conor Barnes write the blog, ideopunk. Check out his expansive list of 100 tips for a better life. --- Emphasizing Your Quirks with Conor Barnes ---...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 On Demand Breathing with Sadie Lune

Sadie Lune is a queer artist, parent and sex worker living in Berlin. --- Email a voice memo of your advice to Zak@bestadvice.show. --- Meditating Dai...

Monday, January 17, 2022 The Aftermath of the Love Method with Martin Luther King Jr. and Julia Putnam

Martin Luther King Jr. wrote a column for Ebony magazine from 1957-1958 called "Advice for Living." You can read all of them at The Martin Luther King...

Friday, January 14, 2022 Sauce Wisdom with Evangeline Garreau and Na'Kyah

Evangeline Garreau writes the Good Questions newsletter. She was last on the show talking about complimenting people. -- Not Leaving Home without Hot...

Wednesday, January 12, 2022 Getting On with your Life with Nell Wulfhart

Nell Wulfhart is a decision-coach @ DECIDE AND MOVE FORWARD --- Procrastinating Properly with Mason Curry --- To offer your own advice, call Zak @ 84...

Monday, January 10, 2022 Recalibrating with Lulu Miller

Lulu Miller is the author of the book, Why Fish Don't Exist, a co-creator of Invisibilia and co-host of Radiolab. --- To offer your own advice, call Z...

Friday, January 7, 2022 Making Life Juicier with Noa

Noa eats fruit from her home in Detroit, MI. --- Morning Zesting with Drew Philp --- Leave Zak your advice by calling 844-935-BEST --- IG: @bestadvice...

Wednesday, January 5, 2022 From A to C with Mark Pagán

Mark Pagán hosts Other Men Need Help. He's an award-winning filmmaker, audio producer, writer, educator, and graying b-boy. --- More improv/life lesso...

Monday, January 3, 2022 How Are You Feeling About Everything? with Erica Cerulo and Claire Mazur

Erica Cerulo and Claire Mazur founded Of a Kind, host the A Thing or Two podcast and wrote Work Wife: Work Wife: The Power of Female Friendship to Dri...

Thursday, December 30, 2021 22 practices for a delicious, joyful, hopeful, quiet, humble, supportive, uncomfortable and garlicky 2022

Today's episode features advice from... Mark Bittman, Kelly Travis, Sylva Florence,Phoebe McIndoe, Beth Pickens, Meiko Krishok, Ronald Young Jr., Dave...

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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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