Ep. 164: Pulling The Ripcord And The Beauty Of An Unexpected Interlude

Ep. 164: Pulling The Ripcord And The Beauty Of An Unexpected Interlude

Ep. 164: Pulling The Ripcord And The Beauty Of An Unexpected Interlude

Happier in Hollywood - July 2, 2020 - 25:53

Liz and Sarah discuss challenging works situations. When do you stick it out, and when do you pull the ripcord and escape? In Take A Hike, they explore the beauty of an “unexpected interlude,” and Sarah reveals the unexpected interlude she has coming up in her own life. Hint: There’s a lake involved. They also answer a Mailroom question about how NOT to freeze up in a pitch. This week’s Hollywood Hack is perfect for a socially distanced summer: buy a lawn chair.Happier in Hollywood is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Side Hustle School, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends!Bailey Blue masks:https://baileyblueclothing.com/collections/facemasksBeta Blockers: https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/high-blood-pressure/in-depth/beta-blockers/art-20044522Sarah’s Lawn Chair:https://www.amazon.com/ALPS-Mountaineering-Leisure-Chair-Rust/dp/B00AZOXDCS/ref=sr_1_1?crid=294I0QASTQG8T&dchild=1&keywords=alps+mountaineering+chairs&qid=1593468321&sprefix=ALPS+mount%2Caps%2C213&sr=8-1

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Veteran TV writers Liz Craft and Sarah Fain demystify Hollywood by making career and personal struggles universal. Friends since high school and writing partners for 17 years, Liz and Sarah have survived and thrived in Tinseltown’s male-dominated entertainment industry, guided by blind optimism and a Midwestern work ethic. Along the way they've learned a lot about kicking ass, kissing ass, and office yoga.