Wednesday, May 25, 2022 Anne Kadet Wears the Same Thing Everyday

Anne Kadet is a journalist and writer of the newsletter, CAFÉ ANNE where you can read about The Naked Cowboy's Morning Routine. ---Leave Zak your advi...

Tuesday, May 24, 2022 Someone You Used to Be with Anne Kadet

Anne Kadet is a journalist and writer of the newsletter, CAFÉ ANNE. ---Leave Zak your advice by calling 844-935-BEST---IG: @bestadviceshowhome: bestad...

Thursday, May 19, 2022 Looking After Yourself with Martha Lawton

Martha Lawton is a financial coach and host of Squanderlust, a podcast about the emotional side of money, why our actions aren't always as good as our...

Tuesday, May 17, 2022 Do Look Up with Rob Walker

Rob Walker is the author of the book, The Art of Noticing and the wonderful newsletter of the same name. Subscribe for free here!---Elevating the Mund...

Thursday, May 12, 2022 Showing Up Makes a Huge Difference with Dr. Annalisa Enrile

Dr. Annalisa Enrile is a Clinical Professor at the USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work, turning classrooms into brave spaces to train the ne...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 How To Choose Among All the Problems that Need Our Attention with Jeff Leitner

Jeff Leitner is a social innovator who works with governments, institutions, foundations, corporations, and NGOs to solve problems that matter. His ne...

Thursday, May 5, 2022 Owen Raun is Running Late

Owen Raun is a residential mortgage lender in Houston. ---Being Late with Meredith Nicoll---Leave Zak your advice by calling 844-935-BEST---IG: @besta...

Tuesday, May 3, 2022 Rachel Jacobson Tries to Act Like She's on Vacation All the Time

Rachel Jacobson helps people deal with climate impacts across North America.---Practicing Freedom with Amanda Alexander---Leave Zak your advice by cal...

Thursday, April 28, 2022 A Rainbow Squared with Ilyse Iris

ilyse iris magy is an interdisciplinary performance artist whose work positions daily life as a site of creation, documenting and engineering experien...

Tuesday, April 26, 2022 Rehearsing your Future with Bob Doyle

Bob Doyle is best known for his contribution to the film and book “The Secret”, as a law of attraction expert and coach. Recently, Bob’s attention has...

Thursday, April 21, 2022 Earth Day with Tamara Lindemen from The Weather Station

Tamara Lindeman is a musician from the band, The Weather Station. Their latest album is HOW IS IT THAT I SHOULD LOOK AT THE STARS.---INVESTIGATING YOU...

Tuesday, April 19, 2022 Are you too high? Ellen Scanlon is here to help.

As the host of How to Do the Pot, you’ll find Ellen Lee Scanlon behind the mic, interviewing diverse, modern women about their remarkable experiences ...

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The Best Advice Show is your reminder that there are weird, delightful and effective ways to make life slightly and sometimes profoundly better.  In every (very short) episode of the show, a different contributor offers their take on making life more joyful, healthful and livable and it's likely gonna be something you can try today, if you want. 

Contributors include poet Hanif Abdurraqib, Yung Pueblo, Gretchen Rubin, 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 also co-hosts Slate's parenting show, Mom and Dad Are Fighting and he co-created and produces 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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