The Art of Humanity

The Art of Humanity
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5//Ep 55: Alexandra Cousins on Embodying Divinity
Jan 17 • 53 min
Alexandra’s passion has always been in health and human optimization. From the age of five she was obsessed with finding the source of disease. She grew up believing that so much more was possible for humanity and with a deep innate connection to the…
5//Ep 54: Jim Rutt on Building a Better Society
Jan 10 • 50 min
Jim Rutt is a complexity researcher, systems thinker, podcaster, and former key player in several technology companies. The New York Times once referred to him as “the Internet’s bad boy” due to his reputation for creative mischief. We discuss the divide…
5//Ep 53: Mitch Horowitz on Miracles
Jan 3 • 59 min
Mitch Horowitz is a writer-in-residence at the New York Public Library, a lecturer-in-residence at the Philosophical Research Society in Los Angeles, and the PEN Award-winning author of books including Occult America; One Simple Idea: How Positive…
5//Ep 52: Jeff Brown on Grounded Spirituality
Dec 27, 2019 • 54 min
Today I’m thrilled to have with me as a second-time guest, Jeff Brown. In this episode we discuss his latest book, Grounded Spirituality, why the inner work is the most important work that you can do, whether spiritual bypassing is a necessary part of the…
5//Ep 51: James Altucher on Deprogramming Your Life
Dec 20, 2019 • 50 min
James Altucher is a bestselling author, successful entrepreneur, angel investor, chess master, and host of The James Altucher Show podcast. In this interview, we discuss the deprogramming that’s necessary as an entrepreneur, the transferrable skills…
5//Ep 50: Tim Freke on the Next Evolutionary Jump in Humanity
Dec 13, 2019 • 60 min
Today I’m so excited to talk with someone that aligns with my mission of Expanding Consciousness and Accessing our Higher Purpose, Tim Freke. Tim is an internationally respected authority on world spirituality and the bestselling author of more than 20…
5//Ep 49: Sarah Zucker on the à la carte life
Dec 6, 2019 • 72 min
My guest today aligns with my mission for self-empowerment and creativity. Sarah Zucker is a writer and multidisciplinary artist based in Los Angeles. Her work merges the gorgeous and grotesque through humor, psychedelia, mysticism, and the interplay of…
5//Ep 48: Michael Phillip on Recontextualizing the Mystical Experience through Technology
Nov 29, 2019 • 53 min
In this episode, Michael Phillip and I discuss techno-dharma and how we can recontextualize the mystical experience through technology. This interview is an intellectual investigation of reality. We talk about conspiracy theories (including lizard people)…
5//Ep 47: Sabine Messner on Reconfiguring Earth through Self Liberation
Nov 22, 2019 • 48 min
Sabine Messner is a multi-dimensional Soul Seer, visionary Futurist and creative Expressionist on a mission to liberate the Prosperity Consciousness locked in the human potential. Learn more about Sabine at Say hi on socials! 👋…
5//EP 46: Noah Lampert on Synchronicity
Nov 15, 2019 • 57 min
Noah Lampert is the host of the Synchronicity podcast where he examines the subtle realities that connect us all. Noah is a musician and podcaster based out of New York’s Hudson Valley. Noah also runs the MindPod Network, a podcast collective of…
5//EP 45: Dr. Theresa Bullard on Merging Science + Spirituality
Nov 8, 2019 • 64 min
Today I’m so excited to talk with someone that aligns with my mission of Expanding Consciousness and Accessing our Higher Purpose, Dr. Theresa Bullard. Dr. Bullard, is a Ph.D. Physicist, Author, International Spiritual Teacher, and Advanced Initiate of…
5//Episode 44: Erik Davis on High Weirdness
Nov 1, 2019 • 59 min
We’re back with the season debut of The Art of Humanity! This season focuses on empowering the next paradigm of consciousness. Today’s guest is someone who aligns with my mission for Embodiment and New Thought: Erik Davis. Erik is best known for his book…
4//Episode 43: Steve Canal on the Mind of a Winner
Jan 9, 2019 • 49 min
Steve Canal desires to positively impact the lives of business professionals worldwide prompting his exploration into authorship. His debut book, “The Mind of a Winner” is a #1 best seller on Amazon. His book takes a deep dive into personal growth with…
4//Episode 42: 2018 Reflections
Jan 2, 2019 • 13 min
This is a solo episode where I’m reflecting on 2018 and sharing my annual list of what I learned throughout the past year. Happy 2019! Please do not hesitate to reach out to me on LinkedIn, Instagram, Twitter, or email: [email protected] LinkedIn:…
4//Ep 41: Truth and Poetry
Dec 26, 2018 • 7 min
Today I’m so excited to share a solo episode with some personal thoughts and then I’m going to end it with some spoken word poetry. I hope that this episode inspires you to awaken the dreams that are dormant inside of you in 2019.
4//Ep 40: Seth Godin on why hustling is a form of hiding
Dec 19, 2018 • 57 min
In this episode, Seth Godin and I jam on a number of topics such as why hustling is a form of hiding, content marketing, book publishing, and art.
4//Ep 39: Rima the Jungle Girl on Living in Harmony
Dec 12, 2018 • 43 min
Rima and I hung out in-real-life in Costa Rica when I was there in August. And this woman walks her talk… In this conversation, we dive deep into a number of topics such as: how she ended up in Costa Rica, hypnotherapy and past life regression, plant…
4//Ep 38: Andréa Ranae on Activism and Awareness
Dec 5, 2018 • 47 min
Andréa Ranae is someone who aligns with my mission for Truth and Leadership. She works with entrepreneurs, businesses and organizations that want to be more inclusive and impactful in their work through their approach to leadership, their brand and their…
4//Ep 37: Loretta Breuning, PhD on How to Reprogram Your Brain
Nov 27, 2018 • 46 min
Loretta Graziano Breuning, PhD. She is Founder of the Inner Mammal Institute and author of Habits of a Happy Brain: Retrain your brain to boost your serotonin, dopamine, oxytocin and endorphin levels. She’s Professor Emerita of Management at California…
4//Ep 36: Michelle Mazur on the Three Word Rebellion
Nov 21, 2018 • 45 min
Michelle Mazur, Ph.D. delivers audacious breakthroughs for business owners & speakers who want to stand out, be the best-in-class in their field, and position themselves in a category of one. In this interview, Michelle and I jam about visibility for…
4//Ep 35: Richard Rudd on the Gene Keys
Nov 14, 2018 • 59 min
In episode 35, I talk with Richard Rudd about his book, The Gene Keys, which has had a profound impact on my life. Richard Rudd suggests that humanity is on the verge of a major shift in consciousness rooted in a new understanding of how our genes…
4//Ep 34: Byron Reese
Nov 7, 2018 • 47 min
In episode 34, I talk with Byron Reese about technology and the future of humanity. We discuss: Why most people in Silicon Valley think they’re machines - and why this is a good thing The meaning of Artificial Intelligence The difference between narrow AI…
4//Ep 33: Srini Rao
Oct 31, 2018 • 67 min
Srini is the host and founder of The Unmistakable Creative podcast where he’s conducted over 600 interviews with thought leaders and people from all walks of life. In Srini’s latest book, An Audience of One, he makes the case for why creating for your own…
4//Ep 32: Bob Lefsetz
Oct 24, 2018 • 61 min
Season 4 focuses on empowering the next paradigm of creativity. Today’s guest is someone who aligns with my mission for truth and humanity: Bob Lefsetz. Bob is the writer of the independently produced Lefsetz Letter, which according to the LATimes is read…
3//Ep 31: Josh Adam Meyers on comedy
Apr 29, 2018 • 26 min
Josh Adam Meyers is a Los Angeles comedian and the creator of The Comedy Jam. He has appeared on Workaholics on Comedy Central, F is for Family on Netflix, and tours the country doing stand-up and empowering comedians to live their dream of performing…
3//Ep 30: Douglas Karr on risk-taking
Mar 31, 2018 • 51 min
This episode is all about transparency in marketing and technology. Douglas Karr is a MarTech expert who shares his stories about being an entrepreneur and risk-taking. We also dive into Cambridge Analytica, SEO, and native advertising. If you enjoy the…
3//Ep 29: Mitch Joel on connecting with your audience
Mar 1, 2018 • 54 min
Welcome to episode 29 of Season 3 of The Art of Humanity. While pitching and sales funnels are sexy topics in the Internet marketing world, Mitch Joel focuses on longevity. In this conversation, Jessica Ann and Mitch discuss the biggest transformation…
3//Ep 28: Satyen Raja on the Path of the Warrior Sage
Jan 31, 2018 • 48 min
Satyen Raja is known as the private transformational mentor, advisor and confidant to the powerful and influential. A remarkable living synthesis of eastern wisdom and western practicality, Satyen combines the power of the warrior and wisdom of the sage…
3//Ep 27: Reflections and Predictions for 2018
Jan 1, 2018 • 9 min
Jessica Ann shares her reflections and predictions for 2018. Using quotes from musicians like Father John Misty, fused with ideas from previous guests she explores the art and science of what it means to be human in a world gone mad.
3//Ep 26: Danielle LaPorte on White Hot Truth
Dec 3, 2017 • 40 min
Jessica Ann interviews Danielle LaPorte. Danielle is an invited member of Oprah’s Super Soul 100, a group who, in Oprah Winfrey’s words, “is uniquely connecting the world together with a spiritual energy that matters. Danielle keeps it real on the…
3//Ep 25: Rob Kandell on Authentic Connection
Nov 4, 2017 • 35 min
Jessica Ann talks with Rob Kandell who has spent the last sixteen years helping people reenergize their lives and build better relationships through more honest and authentic connection.
3//Ep 24: Bernhard Guenther on Piercing the Veil
Oct 5, 2017 • 57 min
Bernhard’s blog “Piercing the Veil of Reality” is a wide-ranging collection of articles, films, and interviews/talks ranging from spirituality, shamanism, psychology, self-work, esotericism, history, to the paranormal and hyperdimensional realities. In…
3//Ep 23: Philip Shepherd on radical wholeness
Sep 4, 2017 • 44 min
Philip Shepherd is recognized as an international authority on embodiment. His unique techniques have been developed to transform our experience of self and world, and are based on the vision articulated in his celebrated books, New Self New World (2010)…
3//Ep 22: Zach Leary on Spirituality
Aug 7, 2017 • 44 min
Jessica Ann talks with Zach Leary in The Art of Humanity, as we explore creativity + consciousness to allow you and your business to evolve. In all of Zach’s work he blends his roles as a spiritual aspirant and a futurist into a unique identity all his…
3//Ep 21: David Ryan Polgar on How Technology Impacts Our Humanity
Jul 8, 2017 • 39 min
Jessica Ann talks with tech ethicist David Ryan Polgar. Polgar digs below the surface to examine our tech use from an ethical, legal, and emotional perspective. With a background as an attorney and an educator, along with experience working with social…
2//Ep 20: Michael Donovan on enlightenment
Jun 22, 2016 • 31 min
In Episode 20, Jessica Ann talks with fashion photographer and podcast host Michael Donovan. Michael Donovan’s images navigate an exploration into consumer culture, advertising and the emotions separating art and fashion photography. According…
2//Ep 19: Ted Rubin on looking people in the eye
Jun 15, 2016 • 39 min
Welcome to Episode 19 of The Art of Humanity, where we explore creativity + consciousness to allow you and your business to evolve. In Episode 19, Jessica Ann talks with Ted Rubin. {Like what you hear? Leave a review on iTunes!} Many people in the…
2//Ep 18: Jeff Brown on finding your calling
Jun 8, 2016 • 44 min
In Episode 18, Jessica Ann talks with a former criminal defense lawyer, psychotherapist, author Jeff Brown. The interview starts off talking about his background, then goes into spirituality, the media, the “New Cage” movement, and the importance…
2//Ep 17: Douglas Rushkoff on the future of humanity
Jun 1, 2016 • 42 min
Jessica Ann took some time away to release her new book, Humanize Your Brand: How to Create Content that Connects with Your Customers, published to rave reviews in February 2016. It’s available on Amazon as a paperback and ebook, and an audiobook…
1//Ep 16: Geoff Livingston on photography
Jul 22, 2015 • 29 min
Welcome to another episode of the Art of Humanity, where we explore creativity + consciousness to allow you and your business to evolve. In Episode 16, Jessica chats with photographer and author Geoff Livingston. Jessica and Geoff…
1//Ep 15: Bryan Kramer on shareology
Jul 15, 2015 • 36 min
Bryan Kramer is one of the world’s foremost leaders in the art and science of sharing, and has been credited with instigating the #H2H business movement in marketing and social. With over 300K social fans and followers, and an intimate understanding…
1//Episode 14: International yoga teacher Tina Bock on yoga, NJ, and Abu Dhabi
Jul 8, 2015 • 29 min
From a young age, Tina Bock has always found an importance of connecting the physical body with the mental body. As her mother always likes to say, “she was doing back flips in the womb before she was born”. Tina was first introduced to yoga as a…
1//Episode 13: Ira Haberman on storytelling
Jul 1, 2015 • 25 min
Welcome to another episode of the Art of Humanity, where we explore creativity + consciousness to allow you and your business to evolve. In Episode 13, Jessica Ann talks with Ira Haberman. Ira is the Director of Storytelling at…
1//Episode 12: Molly McCord on Consciousness
Jun 24, 2015 • 34 min
In Episode 12, Jessica Ann talks with Molly McCord. Molly is an author and a practicing intuitive astrologer who has connected with clients in over 20 countries. She hosts a popular weekly radio show which has attracted over 70,000 downloads in…
1//Episode 11: James Altucher on freedom, writing, and meditation
Jun 17, 2015 • 38 min
In Episode 11, Jessica Ann talks with James Altucher. James is the former president and founder of Stockpickr LLC, which was one of the first sites to combine social networking with stock investment ideas. He is a successful entrepreneur,…
1//Episode 10: Visual storyteller Tony Bennett on Instagram.
Jun 10, 2015 • 31 min
In this episode, Tony and Jessica Ann discuss: Why context around Instagram is crucial Whether selfies will go out of style How to develop loyalty among your audience Whether the new live-streaming apps take away from the solitude that is…
1//Episode 9: Storyteller Annie Q. Syed on writing and community
Jun 3, 2015 • 36 min
In Episode 8, Jessica Ann talks with Annie Q. Syed. Annie has been telling stories since she was eight years old. She attained her B.A. from the University of Kansas in English Literature and International Studies and her Master’s in Secondary…
1//Episode 8: Mark Schaefer on the courage to be more human.
May 27, 2015 • 36 min
In Episode 8, I talk with Mark Schaefer. Mark is a globally-recognized author, speaker, educator, and business consultant who blogs at {grow} – one of the top marketing blogs of the world. Mark teaches graduate marketing classes at Rutgers…
1//Episode 7: Hypnotherapist and musical composer Asa Idoni on sound healing
May 20, 2015 • 26 min
In Episode 7 of The Art of Humanity, I talk with sound healer Asa Idoni. Asa is a composer and sound healer, a certified hypnotherapist, and practitioner of neurolinguistic programing. In this interview, Asa and I discuss: …
1//Episode 6: Futurista Miss Metaverse on technology, AI, and artificial intelligence.
May 13, 2015 • 32 min
In this interview, Miss Metaverse and I get super nerdy as we discuss: How her blog (and Pinterest!) helped create her future How spirituality will converge with artificial intelligence How wearable tech can help us meditate Sex, love,…
1//Episode 5: Concert cellist Gjilberta Lucaj on music and inspiration.
May 6, 2015 • 33 min
The Art of Humanity is a weekly 30-minute podcast that explores creativity and consciousness with artists, leaders, authors, and entrepreneurs. Welcome to Episode 5 of the Art of Humanity. I’m so excited to bring you this next guest… Episode…
1//Episode 4: Relationship coach Mark Groves on love, magic, and relationships.
Apr 28, 2015 • 30 min
Episode 4: Relationship coach Mark Groves (@createthelove on instagram) Mark Groves is a relationship coach and writer who shares inspiration on love, honesty, trust, sex and magic. In this interview, Mark and I discuss: What prompted…
1//Episode 3: Radio host and podcaster Shannon Hernandez discusses music, motivation, and making the most of your voice.
Apr 22, 2015 • 26 min
Shannon Hernandez is Dave Grohl’s shorter twin. He has a passion for being on the radio and educating the everyday man/woman to do what he does. During our conversation we discuss: What it’s like to live the dream he’s had since a little boy…
1//Episode 2: Humble Beginnings
Apr 17, 2015 • 4 min
I’m already breaking the rules in this second episode. I’m supposed to stick to the “30 minute” format (blah blah blah) but I already got bored with that idea. I have 30 minute episodes planned with guests for future shows but for now, it’s just you,…
1//Episode 1: Jeff Pulver on how vulnerability and mindfulness interconnect with technology and spirituality.
Apr 13, 2015 • 32 min
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