Doing things you’re bad at, Dungeons & Dragons history

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Doing things you’re not good at can be frustrating but worthwhile. We talk with a guest about the value of doing things we’re bad at and what it does for us. We also learn about the Wisconsin company that launched the role playing game Dungeons & Dragons.

Featured in this Show

  • Why you should keep doing the things you're bad at — but enjoy

    We discuss why it can be more beneficial to continue — rather than quit — an activity you’re not good at doing.

  • The story of the Wisconsin-based company behind 'Dungeons & Dragons'

    We learn what led to the rise and fall of the Lake Geneva-headquartered company that set the standard for role-playing tabletop games.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Lee Rayburn Host
  • Sarah Hopefl Technical Director
  • Tyler Ditter Technical Director
  • Tim Peterson Producer
  • Rachel Feintzeig Guest
  • Ben Riggs Guest

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