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Myths and Legends
Jason Weiser tells stories from myths, legends, and folklore that have shaped cultures throughout history. Some, like the stories of Aladdin, King Arthur, and Hercules are stories you think you know, but with surprising origins. Others are stories you might not have heard, but really should. All the stories are sourced from world folklore, but retold for modern ears. These are stories of wizards, knights, Vikings, dragons, princesses, and kings from the time when the world beyond the map was a dangerous and wonderful place.
EconTalk
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EconTalk is an award-winning weekly talk show about economics in daily life. Featured guests include renowned economics professors, Nobel Prize winners, and exciting speakers on all kinds of topical matters related to economic thought. Topics include health care, business cycles, economic growth, free trade, education, finance, politics, sports, book reviews, parenting, and the curiosities of everyday decision-making. Russ Roberts, of the Library of Economics and Liberty (econlib.org) and the Hoover Institution, draws you in with lively guests and creative repartee. Look for related readings and the complete archive of previous shows at EconTalk.org, where you can also comment on the podcasts and ask questions.
Booze Before Noon
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Here on Booze Before Noon we chug Malort and gross booze like Michelada, then let our hosts Mike and Brendan go to town on each other. Through discourse, of course.
The History of China
A journey through the 5000 years of history documented by one of the world's oldest continuous civilizations. For all the episodes for free, as well as additional content, please subscribe and/or visit http://thehistoryofchina.wordpress.com .
Fictional
Classic lit with a modern tone, every other week. From the creators of Myths and Legends, comes an altogether same-but-different podcast set in the world of classic lit. These are the stories of Dracula, The Time Machine, The Three Musketeers. They're stories written by Jane Austen, Shakespeare, and H.P. Lovecraft, but with a casual, modern tone. Listen as Jason and Carissa Weiser breathe new life into the classics and tell the stories of some of the greatest books ever written.
Grammar Girl Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing
WINNER OF BEST EDUCATION PODCAST IN THE 2017 PODCAST AWARDS. Grammar Girl provides short, friendly tips to improve your writing. Whether English is your first language or your second language, these grammar, punctuation, style, and business tips will make you a better and more successful writer. Grammar Girl is a Quick and Dirty Tips podcast.
Entrepreneur Stories 4⃣ Inspiration
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Entrepreneur Inspiring Stories to Help Motivate, Build, & Grow Your Successful Business with a Master Class from Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders that tell it How It Is... Millionaire Interviews is actionable advice for the (future & present) Entrepreneur, Thought Leaders, Solopreneur, Youpreneur, and Small Business Owner. The host interviews Business Founders in the Product, Service, Real Estate, and Tech industries so they can teach you from their experience. Guests have been featured on Forbes, Shark Tank, Tim Ferriss Show, EO Fire w/ John Lee Dumas, Fox Business, FM Radio, CNBC, How I Built This w/ Guy Raz, & Time Magazine. Each episode details the journey of our guest who shares their life experiences, business lessons learned, how they turned their ideas into success, a little econtalk, and how they made their business fire up! We feature entrepreneurial thought leaders, mentors, startalk, & a tribe of entrepreneurs from all over the world... Connect with other Listeners @ fb.com/millionaire-interviews. Connect with the Show via email: austin@millionaire-interviews.com or voicemail: +1 (305) 985-3469. So How Did this Podcast Get Made? Perseverance, hard work, and determination.
Beyond 8 Figures
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Starting a business is hard. Scaling a business is even harder. And, exiting a business is harder still. So, why do some companies struggle to reach six figures while others scale to 7, 8, or 9 figures while achieving lucrative exits for its founders? Steve Olsher, Chairman & Founder of Liquor.com, real estate developer, New York Times bestselling author of What Is Your WHAT? and a 25+ year entrepreneur who has built four multimillion-dollar businesses from scratch is on a mission to identify the key differentiators that empower businesses to scale… and exit. To help on this journey, Steve and his co-hosts Mary Goulet and Richard Otey sit down with accomplished entrepreneurs who have ALL either exited for more than $10,000,000 or currently run businesses that exceed $10,000,000 in annual sales to share their proven methodologies, tactics, and strategies. This is Beyond 8 Figures.  
The Resus Room
Emergency Medicine podcasts based on evidence based medicine focussed on practice in and around the resus room.
Wealthy Teachers
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Dr. Lindsay Padilla and Dr. Derek Padilla explore the teaching and business lives of their guests as well as their own backgrounds. And how these two identities shape one another. Each interview traces the story behind their choices, the challenges they faced, and the mindset it takes to start a business (whether on the side or to leave teaching for good). If you've ever felt bound by the walls of your institution, then you'll want to listen to these stories of your fellow teaching misfits who are using their knowledge to build profitable businesses.
The ROI Podcast
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The ROI Podcast provides professionals from all industries with actionable insight from world-renowned faculty members at Indiana University's Kelley School of Business. Learn not only from award-winning business faculty, but business experts who are disrupting their respective industry. The ROI Podcast equips you and your organization with the knowledge to keep a competitive edge over the competition.
PCC, Sustain Me!
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PCC, Sustain Me! is a higher education and environmental justice podcast brought to you from Portland Community College's Sustainability Department. The host is Joe Culhane and the program's goal is to explore the sustainability movement and it's relationship with social/environmental justice at both PCC and in higher education in general. The objective is to provide a narrative and storyline for the college and also to ideally illuminate best practices, redundancies, and ways to improve sustainability and social justice efforts at all levels of education across the nation. We see that there is a major need for diversity, equity, and inclusion in the field of sustainability and we hope to explore these issues and be a part of the solution moving forward with these extremely important topics.
Pints With Aquinas
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If you could sit down with St. Thomas Aquinas over a pint of beer and ask him any one question, what would it be? Every episode of Pints With Aquinas revolves around a question, a question that St. Thomas addresses in his most famous work, The Summa Theologica. So get your geek on, pull up a bar stool, and grab a cold one. Here we go!
Acupuncture Points and their Clinical Application
For practicing acupuncturists, each episode in this weekly podcast explores needling technique, indications, and clinical applications for a set of five individual acupuncture points. The conversation is based on the personal experiences of two seasoned practitioners, each with over 30 years of clinical practice. Dr. Daoshing Ni is the co-founder of Yo San University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, and chair of the Doctoral program in Women’s Health and Reproductive Medicine. Dr. James Skoien is an international lecturer on the topic of Chinese Medicine with over 33 years of teaching experience.
Samurai Archives Japanese History Podcast
Follow your hosts on a trek into Japanese history, from ancient Japan to the end of the Samurai and all points in between - culture, warfare, literature, and interviews. The Official Podcast of the Samurai Archives Japanese History page.
Não Pod Tocar
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Podcast feito por criaturas que só existem de vez em quando, no qual se fala sobre História, Teoria e Crítica de Arte, mas pode ser que não. Se quiser encontrar mais algumas coisinhas, vai em www.notamanuscrita.com
Of Myths & Men
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Our podcast brings together three unknowledgeable individuals who spend a day pretending to be experts on mythology and discuss a new mythic god or creature each week.
Libros para Emprendedores
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En cada episodio se resume un libro de utilidad para emprendedores o para aquellos que quieran serlo algún día. Puede ser de negocios, marketing, ventas, inspiración, motivación, educación, gestión de personal, hablar en público, gestión económica, relaciones y networking. Un podcast de Luis Ramos, emprendedor y business evangelist.
Brain Science with Ginger Campbell, MD: Neuroscience for Everyone
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Brain Science was launched in 2006 by Dr. Ginger Campbell, an experienced emergency physician with a passion for exploring how recent discoveries in neuroscience are revealing how our brains make us who we are. This podcast is for non-scientists, scientists, and everyone in between. We interview scientists and discuss the latest books about the brain. Monthy episodes resume in June 2017, but all episodes posted since January 2013 are available for FREE in iTunes. Please visit our website for more episodes and transcripts.
Ficções
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Um podcast sobre narrativas filosóficas. A proposta é analisar os discursos filosóficos sobre o cotidiano como sendo construções, invenções, e não verdades.
Filosofikum
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Filosofikum er en podcast om filosofiens store (og små) spørgsmål. Produceres af Rosa Skytt Burr og Katrine Høghøj.
The Psych Files
The Psych Files is a podcast for anyone who wonders why we do what we do. Experienced educator Michael Britt, Ph.D., in an upbeat and friendly style, shows you how ideas from the field of psychology apply to everyday life. If you’re a life-long learner, a student or a teacher, you’ll find his 20-30 minute episodes enjoyable and educational. Over 14 million episodes have been downloaded to date with over 100,000 people listening every month. See what all the talk is about!
Mixtape Rewind - Find music for your next mixtape here
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Musician Mark Jeacoma loves listening to music, not just songs but entire albums from beginning to the very end. With the help of friends, fellow musicians and celebrity guests he offers a voice-over commentary discussion while the album plays in the background.
The Medical Mnemonist (An InsideTheBoards Podcast)
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What if you had the skills of a Memory Champion? What if you could remember more, quicker, and retain information for a longer time? How much easier would the USMLE Step or COMLEX Level exams be? The Medical Mnemonist Podcast is a journey into the top techniques for memory, study skills, board exam tips, and accelerated learning training. With expert interviews, study hacks, and training tips to make YOU the next Medical Mnemonist. Building off of the InsideTheBoards platform, FreeMedEd uses expert interviews from the leaders in Med Ed fields and Memory Techniques to bring you Medical School training to improve your Board Exams and reduce burnout. From increased Efficiency and Productivity to better Work-Life Balance, these tips and exercises can impact every aspect of the learning, teaching, and clinical experiences. Reach us at medicalmnemonist@gmail.com or info@insidetheboards.com
The Great Communicators
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The Great Communicators podcast series was created to explore professional communication in the field of scientific research. The podcast features interviews with MIT faculty and graduate students as well as topically relevant professionals.