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FOR DUMMIES: The Podcast

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FOR DUMMIES: The Podcast
FOR DUMMIES: The Podcast

FOR DUMMIES: The Podcast

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With nearly 300 million books in print and countless topics covered, the iconic For Dummies book series revolutionized learning by making complex subjects easy to understand. Now each week, FOR DUMMIES: The Podcast, hosted by Eric Martsolf, will explore one of the For Dummies titles in their approachable, fun style. From cryptocurrency to wine, sex to cybersecurity, forensics to Fortnite, and everything in between. Send your questions or comments to: questions@fordummiespodcast.com

Latest Episodes

Alexa!...Play my favorite podcast. Who's really listening? The pros & cons of smart home assistants.

This week we are diving into “Alexa For Dummies” by Paul McFedries. We’ll not only examine some of the pro’s of Alexa and its cool features, but some of the cons -- it may not be right for everyone to install a listening device in the home. Paul had a career in IT including as a programmer before turning full time to writing, and he has since written an incredible 95 books, selling 4 million copies worldwide.

25 MIN1 days ago
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Alexa!...Play my favorite podcast. Who's really listening? The pros & cons of smart home assistants.

Here kitty, kitty, kitty!

This week we are diving into “Kittens For Dummies” by Dusty Rainbolt. Dusty is a member of the Cat Writers Association, covering cats for more pet-related magazines than you probably knew existed. More importantly, she has fostered dozens of kittens and been involved with cats of all types since 1986. We are lucky to have Dusty with us to navigate proper kitty care.

28 MIN1 weeks ago
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Here kitty, kitty, kitty!

To Brexit or not to Brexit...that is the question!

The Brexit saga is filled with controversy and infighting that can be difficult to understand for the typical person living in London, let alone over here in the States. This week we are diving in to “Brexit For Dummies” by Nicholas Wallwork. Nicholas is an international real estate expert, in fact, he wrote a “For Dummies” book on that topic too. We’re going to lean on him to help us get a better grasp on Brexit, and why it’s so important to get right.

25 MIN2 weeks ago
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To Brexit or not to Brexit...that is the question!

Build your personal wealth!

This week we are diving into “Personal Finance For Dummies,” by Eric Tyson. Eric left behind a career in management consulting to work directly with Americans of all financial backgrounds to improve their financial health and achieve their goals and dreams. He’s also written quite a few other bestselling books along the way.

30 MIN3 weeks ago
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Build your personal wealth!

Host Eric Martsolf explores virtual and augmented reality!

This week we are diving in to “Virtual and Augmented Reality For Dummies” by Paul Mealy, tech evangelist and expert on both VR and AR. In fact, he was part of the team that created the Oculus Rift, the next generation virtual reality technology that is currently considered to be the industry leader.

29 MINSEP 16
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Host Eric Martsolf explores virtual and augmented reality!

Thinking about your career? Start here!

This week, join host Eric Martsolf as he dives in to “Careers For Dummies” by Marty Nemko, Ph.D. Marty is a career coach who has helped thousands of clients achieve success. He’s written 10 books and thousands of articles, has a radio show in San Francisco and even teaches college classes. Marty Nemko is THE GUY to talk to about careers -- he’s even been called “career coach extraordinaire” by U.S. News and World Report.

32 MINSEP 9
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Thinking about your career? Start here!

Dummies has gone to the dogs!

Whether you're a dog owner or you're thinking about being one, this is the episode for you! This week, host Eric Martsolf, the owner of three dogs himself, is joined by Gina Spadafori, the author of “Dogs for Dummies.” Gina's an award-winning writer on all sorts of animal topics including veterinary medicine, and will be our guide as we learn everything we need to know about dogs -- from puppies to pooches.

32 MINSEP 2
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Dummies has gone to the dogs!

Just listen to this episode and football will be a lot more fun to watch!

This week we are diving in to “Football for Dummies,” by John Czarnecki and Howie Long. John has been reporting on the NFL since 1979, and has been a consultant to FOX NFL Sunday since it started. He knows the game like few others, and will be our guide on everything related to the pigskin today.

40 MINAUG 26
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Just listen to this episode and football will be a lot more fun to watch!

If you want to be successful, learn success habits!

Whatever area of life you are striving for success in, a great way to help yourself reach your goals is to learn from those who have achieved success. This week we are diving in to “Success Habits for Dummies,” by author and speaker Dirk Zeller. We’re being joined by a special guest, Dr. Angel Iscovich, Dr. I to his admirers, to talk about how you can develop the habits necessary to make you successful in whatever area of life you choose.

37 MINAUG 19
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If you want to be successful, learn success habits!

Our "Best of..." Episode to share with all your friends!

Since your busy schedule might have kept you from listening to every amazing episode we’ve produced so far, we’re gathering some of our favorite clips together to share with you in one episode. This is also the perfect episode to send to friends and family that haven’t tried the show yet, so please help us to spread the word!

36 MINAUG 12
Comments
Our "Best of..." Episode to share with all your friends!

Latest Episodes

Alexa!...Play my favorite podcast. Who's really listening? The pros & cons of smart home assistants.

This week we are diving into “Alexa For Dummies” by Paul McFedries. We’ll not only examine some of the pro’s of Alexa and its cool features, but some of the cons -- it may not be right for everyone to install a listening device in the home. Paul had a career in IT including as a programmer before turning full time to writing, and he has since written an incredible 95 books, selling 4 million copies worldwide.

25 MIN1 days ago
Comments
Alexa!...Play my favorite podcast. Who's really listening? The pros & cons of smart home assistants.

Here kitty, kitty, kitty!

This week we are diving into “Kittens For Dummies” by Dusty Rainbolt. Dusty is a member of the Cat Writers Association, covering cats for more pet-related magazines than you probably knew existed. More importantly, she has fostered dozens of kittens and been involved with cats of all types since 1986. We are lucky to have Dusty with us to navigate proper kitty care.

28 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
Here kitty, kitty, kitty!

To Brexit or not to Brexit...that is the question!

The Brexit saga is filled with controversy and infighting that can be difficult to understand for the typical person living in London, let alone over here in the States. This week we are diving in to “Brexit For Dummies” by Nicholas Wallwork. Nicholas is an international real estate expert, in fact, he wrote a “For Dummies” book on that topic too. We’re going to lean on him to help us get a better grasp on Brexit, and why it’s so important to get right.

25 MIN2 weeks ago
Comments
To Brexit or not to Brexit...that is the question!

Build your personal wealth!

This week we are diving into “Personal Finance For Dummies,” by Eric Tyson. Eric left behind a career in management consulting to work directly with Americans of all financial backgrounds to improve their financial health and achieve their goals and dreams. He’s also written quite a few other bestselling books along the way.

30 MIN3 weeks ago
Comments
Build your personal wealth!

Host Eric Martsolf explores virtual and augmented reality!

This week we are diving in to “Virtual and Augmented Reality For Dummies” by Paul Mealy, tech evangelist and expert on both VR and AR. In fact, he was part of the team that created the Oculus Rift, the next generation virtual reality technology that is currently considered to be the industry leader.

29 MINSEP 16
Comments
Host Eric Martsolf explores virtual and augmented reality!

Thinking about your career? Start here!

This week, join host Eric Martsolf as he dives in to “Careers For Dummies” by Marty Nemko, Ph.D. Marty is a career coach who has helped thousands of clients achieve success. He’s written 10 books and thousands of articles, has a radio show in San Francisco and even teaches college classes. Marty Nemko is THE GUY to talk to about careers -- he’s even been called “career coach extraordinaire” by U.S. News and World Report.

32 MINSEP 9
Comments
Thinking about your career? Start here!

Dummies has gone to the dogs!

Whether you're a dog owner or you're thinking about being one, this is the episode for you! This week, host Eric Martsolf, the owner of three dogs himself, is joined by Gina Spadafori, the author of “Dogs for Dummies.” Gina's an award-winning writer on all sorts of animal topics including veterinary medicine, and will be our guide as we learn everything we need to know about dogs -- from puppies to pooches.

32 MINSEP 2
Comments
Dummies has gone to the dogs!

Just listen to this episode and football will be a lot more fun to watch!

This week we are diving in to “Football for Dummies,” by John Czarnecki and Howie Long. John has been reporting on the NFL since 1979, and has been a consultant to FOX NFL Sunday since it started. He knows the game like few others, and will be our guide on everything related to the pigskin today.

40 MINAUG 26
Comments
Just listen to this episode and football will be a lot more fun to watch!

If you want to be successful, learn success habits!

Whatever area of life you are striving for success in, a great way to help yourself reach your goals is to learn from those who have achieved success. This week we are diving in to “Success Habits for Dummies,” by author and speaker Dirk Zeller. We’re being joined by a special guest, Dr. Angel Iscovich, Dr. I to his admirers, to talk about how you can develop the habits necessary to make you successful in whatever area of life you choose.

37 MINAUG 19
Comments
If you want to be successful, learn success habits!

Our "Best of..." Episode to share with all your friends!

Since your busy schedule might have kept you from listening to every amazing episode we’ve produced so far, we’re gathering some of our favorite clips together to share with you in one episode. This is also the perfect episode to send to friends and family that haven’t tried the show yet, so please help us to spread the word!

36 MINAUG 12
Comments
Our "Best of..." Episode to share with all your friends!