The tinychallenges podcast is about doing tiny things to get motivated, unstuck and start doing more. The show brings the concept of individual #tinychallenges to a broader group effort. Each challenge takes place in short, two-episode bundles inside a month:
The Challenge and The Check-in. It's fun, it's challenging, and it's worth every tiny step!

Hosted by Daniel Steinberg and Jaimee Newberry
Music for the show by James Dempsey and the Breakpoints

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Episode 05: The Challenge: DOODLE-a-DAY, w/ AUSTIN KLEON 02/25/2016

We had the pleasure of talking with NYT Best Selling author, Austin Kleon to help frame up this month's challenge.

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More about this week's guest:
Austin Kleon is the New York Times bestselling author of three illustrated books: Steal Like An ArtistNewspaper Blackout, and Show Your Work! His latest release is The Steal Like An Artist Journal: A Notebook For Creative Kleptomaniacs. His work has been translated into over twenty languages and featured on NPR’s Morning Edition, PBS Newshour, and in The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal. New York Magazine called his work “brilliant,” The Atlantic called him “positively one of the most interesting people on the Internet,” and The New Yorker said his poems “resurrect the newspaper when everybody else is declaring it dead.” He speaks about creativity in the digital age for organizations such as Pixar, Google, SXSW, TEDx, and The Economist. He grew up in the cornfields of Ohio, but now he lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife and sons. Visit him online


Episode 04: The Check In: MUSIC MEMORIES 02/11/2016

Daniel and Jaimee check in with each other, and with members of the tinychallenges community on how the Music Memories challenge is going so far!

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Super shout out to our participating community members who shared their music memories:


Episode 03: The Challenge: MUSIC MEMORIES 01/28/2016


This week's guest Dean Sabatino, drummer for the Dead Milkmen, shares some of his music memories to help Daniel and Jaimee frame  --> this month's challenge <--
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More about this week's guest:
Dean Sabatino has been the drummer for the Dead Milkmen since 1983 and has played with a variety of groups including Narthex, The Big Mess Orchestra, Baby Flamehead, Butterfly Joe, I Think Like Midnight and more. He also plays guitar, bass and keyboards. An all-around awesome fellah!

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EPISODE 02: Checking In: THREE WORDS 01/14/2016


Checking in on their "Three Words" progress, Daniel and Jaimee share ups, downs and where they're at.
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EPISODE 01: The Challenge: THREE WORDS 12/31/2015


Guest: Chris Brogan, |  @chrisbrogan
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