Do Self-Help Books Really Help?, Getting Ready For ‘Bitterly Cold’ Temperatures

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The author of a new book spent one year reading and following the advice of several self-help classics to find out the popular publishing genre really can change your life. We talk to her about her experience. We also talk about how to stay safe in the extremely cold weather expected this week.

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Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Derrell Connor Host
  • Natalie Guyette Producer
  • Bill Martens Producer
  • Rachael Vasquez Producer
  • Rob Ferrett Interviewer
  • Marianne Power Guest
  • Inaki Sagarzazu Guest
  • Andrew Beckett Guest

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