Monday, November 1, 2021 Rewiring Your Brain with Michaela Ayers

Nourish was founded by Michaela Ayers in reaction to the 2016 presidential election. Realizing that we live in a polarized society where it’s increasi...

Friday, October 29, 2021 Trick-or-Treating with Jen Rusciano

Jen Rusciano is the Executive Director of the Detroit Food Academy. You can support that amazing organization by following this link. Jen was last o...

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 Finding Structure with Zeke Nicholson

Zeke Nicholson is an actor writer living in Los Angeles. To offer your own advice, call Zak @ 844-935-BEST Follow us on: Instagram: https://www.instag...

Monday, October 25, 2021 Facing Your Fears with Michael Porter Jr.

Michael Porter Jr. is an NBA player for the Denver Nuggets. He hosts the Curious Mike podcast. Share your favorite shower strategies at 844-935-BEST! ...

Friday, October 22, 2021 Prepping Fruit with Shira Heisler

Shira Heisler is a doctor, wife, friend and advice-guru living with Zak in Detroit. SHOWING UP COMPLETELY WITH SHIRA HEISLER SAYING THE NICE THING WIT...

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 Picking People's Brains with Dr. Taharee Jackson

Dr. Taharee Jackson is the founder and Tone-Setter-in-Chief of Dr. Taharee Consulting, where she works with various sectors on diversity, equity, belo...

Monday, October 18, 2021 Aiming at Meh with Brian Selfon

Brian Selfon has worked in criminal justice for nearly twenty years. The Nightworkers is his debut novel. How to hide Self View on Zoom To offer your ...

Friday, October 15, 2021 Adding Complexity with Ji Hye Kim

Ji Hye Kim is the chef and owner of MISS KIM in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Food & Wine just named her one of The Best New Chefs in the U.S. GENTLE SALTING ...

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 Facing the Truth with Tamara Lindeman (from The Weather Station)

Tamara Lindeman is a musician from the band, The Weather Station. Their latest album is Ignorance. INVESTIGATING YOUR SHAME WITH HEATHER RADKE To offe...

Monday, October 11, 2021 Expressing Your Idea with Shirley Woodson

Shirley Woodson is an artist and educator. She's the 2021 Kresge Eminent Artist. Her solo show, Why Do I Delight is up at the Detroit Artists Market t...

Friday, October 8, 2021 Pancaking with Ronia Cabansag

Ronia Cabansag is a podcast producer, student and Best Advice Show intern extraordinaire. Ronia's favorite pancake recipe! To offer your own advice, c...

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 Journaling with Ronia Cabansag

Ronia Cabansag is a podcast producer, student and Best Advice Show intern extraordinaire. #143 : REFRESHING YOURSELF WITH SARA BROOKE CURTIS To offer ...

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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 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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