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5 Inspiring Podcast Episodes Under 30 Minutes

  • By Emma
  •  Feb 21, 2019

Podcasts are a great way to fit in a little extra knowledge and motivation during the day, whether listening on your commute, workout, or lunch break. If you don’t have the time or attention span for hours of Podcasts, we have a made a quick list of motivational episodes from a range of different genres and topics that are all 30 minutes or less.

Here are our Top 5 On-The-Go Podcast Episodes:

1. Let’sEngage- Jake Olson “Open Your Eyes” 

Let’sEngage is a new podcast that hosts influential sports figures, celebrities, and leaders who have made an impact on their community and all over the world. In this episode, they unravel Jake Olson’s journey from battling cancer and losing his eyesight to developing a relationship with Pete Carroll at age 12 and eventually becoming the USC Trojan’s blind long-snapper.

2. The School of Greatness- Rob Bell “The Power of Progress” 

This is our shortest episode, part of Lewis Howe’s “5 Minute Fridays” that deliver quick inspirational messages featuring prominent leadership figures. This episode features a conversation with “Rob Bell” on how to find meaning and keep moving forward in our everyday actions and thoughts.

3. Hidden Brain- “Science of Compassion” 

Hidden Brain takes a deep dive into the psychology of our present culture, provoking its audience with questions about who we are and how we live our lives. In this episode on compassion, a London based writer experiments with the social psychology principles, “norms of reciprocity and empathy”, by applying them to everyday situations.

4. Happier with Gretchen Rubin- “Beware the “Endowment Effect” When Clearing Clutter and a Deep Dive into One-Word Themes”

This episode gives tips on how to un-clutter, how to maximize space and wardrobe, and how to pick “one-word” themes that will sustain your motivation throughout your day.

5. Let’s Engage- Ryan Harris “I Am, I Can, I Will”

On this episode of Let's Engage, Jake Olson interviews Super Bowl Champion Ryan Harris on the state of the Denver Broncos, Ryan’s playing career and some of his favorite highlights from playing in college and the NFL. Click here to learn more about Ryan's motto, “I Am, I Can, I Will”:

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