The Dream

The Dream
In Season 2 we look at a world just as shady and mysterious as MLMs, but one whose promises are at times even more bombastic and unfathomable: WELLNESS. What is it? Who sells it? And will it bring you eternal happiness…and, perhaps, eternal life?

Introducing Verified
Feb 25 • 3 min
We’re bringing you a special clip from Verified, a new investigative true crime podcast from Witness Docs and Stitcher. Season one of Verified tells the story of a group of fearless women from around the world who band together with a team of Italian…
S2 E10: Caveat Beware
Feb 24 • 41 min
Who do you trust in a world with little information?
S2 E9: Drowning in the Conspira-Sea
Feb 17 • 27 min
How a few bad seeds became a movement.
S2 E8: Your Call is Important to Us
Feb 10 • 38 min
These Shills and Sugar Pills will make you feel better.
S2 E7: Green Eggs and Scams
Feb 3 • 34 min
Influencing a new generation of wellness.
S2 E6: Magnets: How Do They Work?
Jan 27 • 41 min
The road to wellness is paved with particles and protons.
S2 E5: Birthing a Bad Dream
Jan 20 • 37 min
Welcome to one of the cutest cults of wellness.
S2 E4: Take With Caution
Jan 13 • 37 min
What happens when no one is looking out for you?
S2 E3: Magic Little Pills
Jan 6 • 32 min
Can powders, pills and juices deliver on the promise to live longer and look younger?
Revisiting Women’s Work
Dec 23, 2019 • 38 min
Opportunity might still be knocking… we’ll be back with new episodes in January.
S2 E2: A New Kind of Party
Dec 16, 2019 • 30 min
Take a walk and find a crystal. Who knows, it might just heal you.
S2 E1: What’s Your Frequency?
Dec 9, 2019 • 30 min
Products and cures you can’t find at the doctor might just be the medicine you want.
Coming Soon…The Dream Season 2
Nov 21, 2019 • 3 min
Oils, crystals, juices and more have been said to bring us eternal happiness and health- but how much of that is based in truth? Who benefits and loses from the wellness industry as a whole? We’ll be talking to some familiar voices and new ones about…
BONUS 4: How to Fire Your Boss
Oct 14, 2019 • 23 min
Leaving an MLM can be the hardest part of the business. This is 4 of 4 bonus episodes we’re releasing as additional reporting from season 1.
BONUS 3: Dream Stealers
Oct 7, 2019 • 21 min
There’s no better way to build a loyal downline than with a magnetic atmosphere and a magnetic leader. Creating devotion to the cause is one technique that keeps the recruits flowing and the pipeline growing. This is 3 of 4 bonus episodes we’re releasing…
BONUS 2: Humble Beginnings, Lavish Endings
Sep 30, 2019 • 20 min
The unbelievable origin story of LulaRoe. This is 2 of 4 bonus episodes we’re releasing as additional reporting from season 1.
BONUS 1: Overpriced and Underwhelmed
Sep 23, 2019 • 20 min
What happened when LulaRoe tried to save their business by operating less like an MLM? Exactly what you think if you’ve been listening long enough. Although this time, there are people in power that are mad, like file-a-lawsuit mad. This is 1 of 4 bonus…
S1 E11: And That’s When I Woke Up
Dec 3, 2018 • 38 min
When a job becomes a hobby. This episode is sponsored by Robinhood ( and Quip (
S1 E10: The American Way
Nov 26, 2018 • 36 min
The dream of our founders is alive. This episode is sponsored by Bombas ( code: THEDREAM) and Article (
S1 E9: Leave a Message
Nov 12, 2018 • 29 min
A wise woman once said, “You need to go.” This episode is sponsored by Bombas ( code: THEDREAM) and Policygenius (
S1 E8: Destination Amazing
Nov 5, 2018 • 38 min
The road to success is paved with convention tickets. This episode is sponsored by Quip ( and Article (
S1 E7: Lazy, Stupid, Greedy or Dead
Oct 29, 2018 • 51 min
What’s holding you back from reaching your full potential? This episode is sponsored by Article ( and Policygenius (
S1 E6: How a Dream Becomes a Nightmare
Oct 22, 2018 • 36 min
Be careful what you wish for, unless it’s debt.
S1 E5: Do You Party?
Oct 15, 2018 • 40 min
Friends are the family you choose to add to your downline.
S1 E4: The Mind is a Fertile Field
Oct 8, 2018 • 38 min
If you dream it, you can (probably?) achieve it. This episode is sponsored by Quip (
S1 E3: Yes, I Would Like To Swim In Cash
Oct 1, 2018 • 40 min
The fortune you seek can be yours for just $169 down.
S1 E2: Women’s Work
Sep 24, 2018 • 39 min
When opportunity knocks, open the front door.
S1 E1: Wanna Swim in Cash?
Sep 24, 2018 • 40 min
There’s nothing as intoxicating as piles of money, unless the Feds are watching you count it. This episode is sponsored by ZipRecruiter (
Coming Soon…The Dream
Sep 6, 2018 • 2 min
We’ve all got that friend or cousin who steadily hawks some overpriced miracle drink, leggings, or shampoo on social media. They aren’t just trying to sell you something, but would like to offer you the opportunity of a lifetime to achieve riches while…