Episode 009 – The paradox of capitalism

Episode 009 – The paradox of capitalism

Capitalism is a great theory, and we have executed it poorly in practice. To close the gap, I offer practical advice on what you can do to reduce the impact of corporate capitalism on you.

Episode 008 – We instead of me

Episode 008 – We instead of me

Much of the self-help literature and audio out there focuses on “me.” This makes a ton of sense. I believe that we can focus on “we” and benefit just as much as focusing on just “me.”

Episode 007 – We’re all just average

Episode 007 – We’re all just average

In Episode 007, I discuss the idea that the majority of people are just average, and that’s okay. Accepting that we are all average and doing the best that we can is all that really matters. Focusing too much on greatness is a detriment to most¬†people who cannot get there. Do your best and forget […]

Episode 006 – The Root of Closed-Mindedness

Episode 006 – The Root of Closed-Mindedness

In Episode 006, I discuss open-mindedness and closed-mindedness. I focus on four areas, religion, sexuality, finance, and health. The purpose of the episode is to learn why we are closed-minded about certain items and to discover if we can open our minds to other possibilities.

Episode 005 – One Size Fits All Fits No One

Episode 005 – One Size Fits All Fits No One

In Episode 005, I discuss one-size-fits-all articles, you know the “8 proven ways to live a happier life” articles that are out there. In an attempt at reframing, I discuss the problem with these articles and how to use parts of them to make a difference in your life.

Episode 004 – Deconstructing Road Rage

Episode 004 – Deconstructing Road Rage

In Episode 004, I deconstruct road rage, what it is, and why it exists. At the end of the episode, I discuss ways in which we can reframe how we think about driving to eliminate road rage from our lives.

Episode 003 – Subjective Hardship

Episode 003 – Subjective Hardship

Looking at hardship subjectively is a challenge. We often equate hardship to objective, defined parameters – race, gender, class, socioeconomic status, religion. While these are valid, we also need to take into account subjective hardship, the challenges that everyone of every background faces on a daily basis.

Episode 002 – Why you’re not busy

Episode 002 – Why you’re not busy

In episode 2, Duane Rohrbacher and Chris Stites discuss the concept of busyness, and what being busy is really a symptom of: being lazy.

Episode 001 – The Fallacy of Reviews

Episode 001 – The Fallacy of Reviews

In this first episode, Duane Rohrbacher discusses the fallacy of reviews and encourages others to reframe how they think about reviews when buying a product or service. The focus is on Amazon and Yelp.

Episode 000 – An Introduction to Reframing

Episode 000 – An Introduction to Reframing

This is an introduction to the podcast “Who are you” about reframing how you think.