By Megan Klein
Happiness Talks is an extension of the blog Operation Happiness, a college, lifestyle and positivity blog started by Megan Klein. You can expect to hear interviews with people who are "positivity professionals" in their own ways. Oh and remember to smile. It's good for you!
Episode 8 - Entrepreneurship in College Talks with Keith Corso
Keith Corso is the CEO and founder of BusRight, a program created to increase the efficiency in the bus riding and bus driving world. Listen to Keith explain how he took his business idea and made it into a company that just secured $2.5 million in investments, what it was like balancing running a business and being a college student and his advice for other young entrepreneurs!
April 20, 2021
Episode 7 - Freelance Writing Talks with Katherine J. Igoe
Katherine J. Igoe is a freelance writer and contributing editor for Marie Claire. Want to learn all about the freelance world and all things rejection, writer's block, her journey and how YOU can get started? Then this episode is for you! Check Katherine out on Instagram or Twitter @kjigoe !
March 07, 2021
Episode 6 - Mind + Body Nutrition Talks with Molly Pelletier
How important is taking care of your gut health when it comes to your own mental health? Is food combining actually good for you? Is dairy really the devil? What is a breathing exercise I can do when I get stressed out? Listen to this episode with Gut-Health Nutritionist Molly Pelletier to find out the answers to all of those questions and more! Follow her on Instagram @zucchini.who !
February 21, 2021
Episode 5 - Female Sportswriters’ Treatment Talks with Melissa Ludtke
In 1977, Melissa Ludtke, a Sports Illustrated baseball reporter, was told that she was banned from reporting in the locker rooms because she was a woman. In 1978, she went to court with the federal case Ludtke v. Kuhn and won, creating an equal access policy for reporters in Major League Baseball. She took the time to share her entire story from start to finish, discussing the exclusion she and the other women in the “male-dominated culture” felt, along with what still needs to change today.
January 31, 2021
Episode 4 - Therapy Dog Talks with Brian Benson
Brian Benson, also known as Magnus The Therapy Dog's right-hand man, took the time to speak with Megan about the life of a therapy dog! He takes us through the process of becoming one, who Magnus has helped, how COVID has halted their therapy dog visits but has launched their TikTok fame and MORE! Check them out on social media @magnusthetherapydog to see for yourself!
December 23, 2020
Episode 3 - Anxiety Talks with Lily Bloomberg
Lily Bloomberg is an anxiety coach and school psychologist who just so happens to have quite the impressive following on Tik Tok. She took the time to speak with Megan about the topics she shows in her videos: health anxiety, intrusive thoughts, OCD and more! Check her out on Tik Tok @peacefromwithin, Instagram @_peacefromwithin or on her website at www.peace-from-within.com !
December 02, 2020
Episode 2 - Cupcake Talks with Little Miss Cupcape
Taylor Stump is the owner and founder of the bakery Little Miss Cupcape located in Hyannis and Boston. She took the time to speak with Megan about all things related to cupcakes, starting a business fresh out of college, the stress that comes with it, how to stay positive and MORE! Check her out @littlemisscupcape on Instagram or at www.littlemisscupcape.com !
November 15, 2020
Episode 1 - Mental Health Talks with Dr. Robin Buckley
Dr. Robin Buckley is a cognitive behavioral therapist who has her own practice based out of Rye, New Hampshire. She took the time to speak with Megan about tele-therapy, the importance of therapy, stigma, a great strategy to use daily, analysis of some college confessions and MORE!
October 31, 2020
Happiness Talks - Introduction
Hi everyone! Welcome to the introduction episode of my podcast Happiness Talks, which is an extension of my blog Operation Happiness! In this intro you will learn a little about me, the blog and why I created the podcast in general, along with what you can expect to hear from it!
October 27, 2020