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Podyssey Picks (Jan 3): Top Community Recommendations

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Happy New Year! Here’s this week’s roundup of top podcasts and playlist recommendations from the Podyssey community. Highlights include the Top Podcast Episodes of 2020 on Podyssey, and a special takeover by our guest editor Emma Norris, host of A Girl in Progress podcast. Her playlist on goal-setting will help you make the most of this new year.

✨ Guest Curator - Emma Norris from A Girl in Progress (Sponsored) ✨

Kick your 2021 on the right note, with these podcasts on goal-setting and productivity. No matter what your goals are for the new year, imperfect action coach, author and host of the A Girl In Progress podcast Emma’s top recommendations will leave you inspired.

The Best Goal Setting Podcasts

8 episodes

Curated by:agirlinprogress

🙌 Featured Episode from A Girl in Progress

Do you ever find yourself catastrophizing situations? Are you always either 'on the bandwagon?' or off? In this episode Emma talks you through how to overcome all-or-nothing thinking.

A philosophy professor becomes a school crossing guard to find the existential meanings of life.

switters recommended:Dec 27th, 2020

Couldn't agree more with the quote cited in the @cbcpodcasts recommendation. This is the heart of podcasting to me. An original and quirky story compellingly told that leads you somewhere you'd never expect. I am thoroughly looking forward to getting into the rest of the series.

1: Crossing Guard

by Constellation Prize

Humanity's hope for immortality is running for his life. Join the hunt.

(Sponsored by @foreverhasfallen podcast)

foreverhasfallen recommended:Dec 2nd, 2020

How billion dollar fortune was lost. And a global manhunt began.

Teaser - Forever Has Fallen

by Forever Has Fallen

Entrepreneur Tim Ferriss reveals how he became a multi-millionaire and how he learns anything.

lesly recommended:Dec 27th, 2020

Take a deep dive into the chronology of Tim Ferris' work. Listen to his out of the box thinking and raw work ethic led that to his ability to see industry patterns and create multiple success books and business.

Author and Podcaster: Tim Ferriss

by How I Built This with Guy Raz

Want to be the next Tim Ferriss? Get your creative juices flowing with this playlist on entrepreneurship.

Does viral outrage actually lead to change?

pwitham recommended:Dec 22nd, 2020

This episode has a lot to think about, my biggest take away was something I already knew. Social Media is a dangerous out of context place that has in many ways create a lot of the situations we have to deal with to this very day.

Screaming into a Void

by Hidden Brain

Science shows friendships help you live longer and be more successful.

yesitsamerica recommended:Dec 11th, 2020

“The chemistry of friendship” Oldie but good. Part of our “surviving journey” in human history has been deeply connected to our ability to build friendships Specially during times of quarantine: the importance of bonding, friendship, building significant relationships... Super interesting co...Show More

The Science of Friendship

by Call Your Girlfriend

When the DC Sniper shot and murdered 15 people, wide-spread panic ensued.

Revisit the best movies, music and TV shows in 2020.

The shooting of a woman involves Dr. Phil, her ex-husband and his new wife.

Laurie Bembenek //Replay

Laurie Bembenek //Replay

The Generation Why Podcast

46:11 | Dec 28th, 2020

Delve into the story behind England’s Sutton Hoo, an Anglo-Saxon burial site that contained a 27 meter long ship.

epekilis recommended:Dec 9th, 2020

Saw today that The Dig starring Ralph Fiennes and Carey Mulligan is coming soon on Netflix. Thought I’d just point out this podcast on the fascinating real life events of the Sutton Hoo find while you wait for the film to drop. For those of you who have not heard of it, Sutton Hoo is one of the mos...Show More

The Museum podcast #3: The Story of Sutton Hoo

by The British Museum Podcast

A foul-smelling molecule may be responsible for life on Venus.

crispy recommended:Dec 15th, 2020

One of the best.

Bonus Interview #1: Clara Sousa-Silva

by Wild Thing

Four women drunkenly analyze a true-crime case: A woman fell in love with a prisoner and helped him escape.

Finally, round-out your listening with The Top 25 Podcast Episodes of 2020 below 👇, all recommended by Podyssey’s community of podcast superfans!