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The Life-Enhancing Benefits of Wonder and Awe - Allen Klein - ND3727

New Dimensions

Here we explore the complex emotion of awe which frequently involves a sense of surprise, unexpectedness, or mystery. Wonder and awe have many benefits and here you’ll find many ways to invite more of these most positive emotions into your life. Klein shares many inspiring examples of how we can tap into the power and benefits of awe. Allen Klein is the former Director of Life and Death Transitions in San Francisco. He's a recipient of a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association for Applied and Therapeutic Humor. He is the author of many books including The Healing Power of Humor (Tarcher/Putnam 1989), The Courage to Laugh, Change Your Life: A Little Book of Big Ideas (Tarcher 1998), Learning to Laugh When You Feel Like Crying: Embracing Life After Loss (Goodman Beck Publishing 2011), Embracing Life After Loss: A Gentle Guide for Growing through Grief (Mango 2019) and The Awe Factor: How a Little Bit of Wonder Can Make a Big Difference in Your Life (Mango Publishing Group 2020 or Conari Press 2020)Interview Date: 2/26/2021     Tags: MP3, Allen Klein, wonder, awe, Cirque du Soleil, Beau Lotto, stress, creativity, Dacher Keltner, Khrushchev, intention, synchronicity, Jenny Odell, John Cage concert, Sam Keen. Personal Transformation

57mins

28 Apr 2021

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Allen Klein – The AWE Factor: A Jollytologist Shares His Wisdom on Finding Wonder

The Healing Place Podcast

I laughed and smiled throughout this engaging conversation with the world’s one and only Jollytologist®, author of over 30 books, and inspirational speaker, Allen Klein, as he shared his humor and insights. Please join us as we discuss: Allen’s latest release: The AWE Factor: How a little bit of wonder can make a big difference … Continue reading Allen Klein – The AWE Factor: A Jollytologist Shares His Wisdom on Finding Wonder →

40mins

9 Apr 2021

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Allen Klein accepted into Yale Drama then asked to leave. This did not ruin his plans. Nothing ever does

Love Letters Live

For Allen Klein, seeing actual people on a stage was a life changing moment. Two productions and this 7 year old knew what he was meant to do.  When he asked his elementary school teacher if she would accept a diorama in place of a book report, she said yes and Allen was on the road. Seven. A set...

29mins

22 Feb 2021

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Breakup Series: The Demon King Allen Klein (Ep 4)

One Sweet Dream

In Part 4 of the L/M Breakup Series, Diana and Phoebe begin their investigation into the issues that separated John and Paul and turned them against each other, the most significant of which was Allen Klein: the Demon King of the Beatles Break-up. They examine how Klein drove a wedge between Paul and John and hastened the band's demise. They also discuss what Paul McCartney describes as “the cracking of the Liberty Bell,” a critically important moment in the journey of the Beatles.Please check out:Another Kind of Mind Podcast: (https://anotherkindofmind.com/); Twitter: @akompodcast; Phoebe Lorde: @akompod, @akompodcast@gmail.comOnesweetdreampodcast.com; Twitter: Diana: @onesweetdreamdi; @dianaakom; onesweetdreampodcast@gmail.com

1hr 59mins

15 Feb 2021

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Being awestruck can change your life for the better as Jollytologist Allen Klein’s new book The Awe Factor shows

Love Letters Live

Allen Klein has made it his life’s mission to bring laughter and comfort to people who range from mild to severe stress, who have suffered devastating loss, or just need a smile or some wisdom on an ordinary day. He helps people lighten up; he is permission to laugh. He was a boy who loved Broadway, attended Yale...

26mins

29 Jan 2021

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Episode 80: The Awe Factor with Allen Klein, MA, CSP

LaughBox

If you're like me, you've had those experiences in your life where you were sure that something BIGGER was happening but it was difficult to wrap your head around it.  Those are the moments were AWE was a factor...it took your breath away...it made you think...it put you in the moment that you needed to be in (perhaps at that moment). On this episode, I talk to my good friend, Allen Klein, about his new book, The Awe Factor, and we talk about all of those moments.   More importantly, we talk about how those moments can contribute to a better life, better well being, and better relationships.  I LOVE THIS GUY...and YOU will too!  Don't miss out on this opportunity to learn from a master...and garner your AWE!  Make it a factor in your life! More on Allen... Allen Klein, MA, CSP* (aka "Mr. Jollytologist®") is an award-winning professional keynote speaker and best-selling author who shows audiences worldwide how humor can help them deal with everyday trials and tribulations as well as triumphing over tragedy.Allen is the 2009 recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association for Applied and Therapeutic Humor.Klein's books have been published in eight different languages (English, Spanish, Danish, Japanese, Korean, Chinese, Hungarian, and Turkish) with over 500,000 in print. Get the AWE FACTOR HERE!   Music from https://filmmusic.io"Run Amok" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

41mins

26 Jan 2021

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188 - The AWE Factor with Allen Klein

Leadership Happy Hour

If you're like me, you've had those experiences in your life where you were sure that something BIGGER was happening but it was difficult to wrap your head around it.  Those are the moments were AWE was a factor...it took your breath away...it made you think...it put you in the moment that you needed to be in (perhaps at that moment). On this episode, I talk to my good friend, Allen Klein, about his new book, The Awe Factor, and we talk about all of those moments.   More importantly, we talk about how those moments can contribute to a better life, better well being, and better relationships.  I LOVE THIS GUY...and YOU will too!  Don't miss out on this opportunity to learn from a master...and garner your AWE!  Make it a factor in your life! More on Allen... Allen Klein, MA, CSP* (aka "Mr. Jollytologist®") is an award-winning professional keynote speaker and best-selling author who shows audiences worldwide how humor can help them deal with everyday trials and tribulations as well as triumphing over tragedy. Allen is the 2009 recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association for Applied and Therapeutic Humor. Klein's books have been published in eight different languages (English, Spanish, Danish, Japanese, Korean, Chinese, Hungarian, and Turkish) with over 500,000 in print. Get the AWE FACTOR HERE!  

41mins

26 Jan 2021

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78. Allen Klein: Finding Positivity in Troubling Times

Psykhe Mental Wellbeing Podcast

In this episode, we're joined by Allen Klein. Allen is an award-winning author and speaker who shows audiences worldwide how to use humor and positive thinking to deal with life’s not-so-funny stuff. He is a recipient of a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association for Applied Therapeutic Humor as well as a Toastmaster’s Communication and Leadership Award. In addition, he is also the author of 31 books including The Healing Power of Humor, You Can’t Ruin My Day, Embracing Life After Loss, Positive Thoughts for Troubling Times, and The Lighten Up Book. And, he is a TEDx presenter on the power of intention. Comedian Jerry Lewis has said that Klein is “a noble and vital force watching over the human condition.” In this episode, we explore how to find the humour in life, even in the challenging times. How can we focus on the positive and change our perspective on life?  Mentioned in this episode: Positive Thoughts for Troubling Times - Allen Klein Man's Search for Meaning - Viktor Frankl You can connect with Allen via Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or via his website Follow our host Hannah @hannah.stainer on Instagram or on twitter. Follow our podcast @psykhecoaching on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook or connect with us via our website Support the podcast by becoming a patron to get access to bonus episodes. Visit our Patreon site for more details and to become a supporter If you've loved this episode as much as we have please do share it on social media and tag us in your post. And we always love to hear what you think so please rate and review on itunes or wherever you listen to your podcasts. Thanks for listening! Hannah & the Psykhe Podcast team x--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/psykhe/message

50mins

4 Nov 2020

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10-17-20 Allen Klein

This Week I Learned

10-17-20 Allen Klein by Greg Arnold

17mins

19 Oct 2020

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Allen Klein | The World's Only Jollytologist | Funky Brain Podcast | Dennis Berry

The Funky Brain Podcast

Allen Klein is a multi-awarded keynote speaker. He is a best-selling author who presents audiences around the world how humor can help deal with everyday challenges and conquer tragedy. He is the 2009 recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award from the prestigious Association for Applied and Therapeutic Honor. His books have been published in over eight languages namely English, Danish, Spanish, Japanese, Korean, Hungarian, Chinese, and Turkish having over 500,000 copies in print. Website: https://www.allenklein.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/allen.klein https://www.facebook.com/allenklein.author Twitter: https://twitter.com/allenklein Blog: http://allenklein.blogspot.com/ ------------------------- Thanks for watching The Funky Brain Podcast with Dennis Berry. While Dennis has been working in different areas of life, he has decided to shift the focus of the Podcast to Addiction Recovery and Sobriety for men, since that is his background. If you, or somebody you know, is struggling with any type of addiction, please reach out to Dennis anytime. If you like what you see, and you'd like to hire Dennis to speak at your next event, he is the best motivational keynote speaker on the planet. He brings a ton of energy, experience, motivation, and inspiration to the table in every event he contributes to. He is your leadership coaching professional. As a best-selling author and an award-winning sales & marketing professional, life coach, and business coach, he knows what it takes to take you and/or your organization, business, or corporation to the next level. His fun, witty, unique spin on life, with a touch of humor, will leave you motivated to get out there and improve yourself. Website: https://www.DennisBerry.com Email: dennis@dennisberry.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dennisberry1/ Facebook: @FunkyBrainPodcast Book on Amazon: "Funky Wisdom: A Practical Guide to Life" https://www.amazon.com/Funky-Wisdom-Practical-Guide-Life-ebook/dp/B07L4SPC7S/ref=cm_cr_arp_d_product_top?ie=UTF8

23mins

5 Aug 2020

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