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WorkLife with Adam Grant

You spend a quarter of your life at work. You should enjoy it! Organizational psychologist Adam Grant takes you inside the minds of some of the world’s most unusual professionals to discover the keys to a better work life. From learning how to love your rivals to harnessing the power of frustration, one thing’s for sure: You’ll never see your job the same way again. Produced in partnership with Transmitter Media.

Tracks

Taken for Granted: Esther Duflo wants you to think like a plumber 56:59 11/09/2021
Taken for Granted: Indra Nooyi Says It’s Time for Leaders to Care 40:26 11/02/2021
Taken for Granted: Indra Nooyi wants us to reimagine the return to work 45:50 10/26/2021
Taken for Granted: Allyson Felix on defeating disappointment and savoring success 54:53 10/19/2021
How to stop languishing and start finding flow | TED Talks Daily 12:48 10/13/2021
We should allow sad days, not just sick days 38:55 07/27/2021
Is it Safe to Speak Up at Work? 37:26 07/20/2021
Taken for Granted: Lin-Manuel Miranda Daydreams, and His Dad Gets Things Done 44:04 06/29/2021
Taken for Granted: John Green Wants You to Pay Attention to Your Attention 53:16 06/22/2021
Taken for Granted: Mellody Hobson on Taking Tough Feedback 37:17 06/15/2021
Taken for Granted: Merve Emre on Emotional Intelligence as Corporate Control 53:34 06/08/2021
Your Insecurities Aren’t What You Think They Are 40:21 06/01/2021
Who's the Boss? 41:07 05/25/2021
How to Bust Bias at Work 43:14 05/18/2021
Why it Pays to Raise Pay 44:35 05/11/2021
Dax Shepard Doesn't Believe in Regret 45:54 05/04/2021
Bonus: That Blah You’re Feeling Is Called Languishing 09:03 05/03/2021
Glennon Doyle Wants you to Abandon Identity 38:55 04/27/2021
How to Build an Inclusive Workplace 50:38 04/20/2021
The Science of Productive Conflict 39:49 04/13/2021
Navigating Career Turbulence 35:23 04/06/2021
How to Rethink a Bad Decision 37:29 03/30/2021
Taken for Granted: Daniel Kahneman Doesn't Trust Your Intuition 35:57 03/16/2021
Taken for Granted: Malcolm Gladwell Questions Everything 81:04 03/09/2021
Taken for Granted: Jane Goodall on Leadership Lessons from Primates 43:11 03/02/2021
Taken for Granted: Brené Brown on What Vulnerability Isn't 40:34 02/23/2021
Think Again: JJ Abrams Takes Adam’s Job 40:48 01/31/2021
How Science Can Fix Remote Work 44:04 05/13/2020
Career Decline Isn't Inevitable 34:21 05/05/2020
Bonus: The Fall of WeWork's Culture 47:03 04/30/2020