Your Next Big Thing
Do you ever feel stuck? Like you’re running in place in your job, your relationships, or how you relate to the world? Then welcome to Your Next Big Thing.
About Ben Michaelis, PhD
Ben Michaelis, PhD, is a clinical psychologist, author, and keynote speaker who often talks about topics related to creativity, mental health, and personal purpose.
On the Today Show
Clinical psychologist Dr. Ben Michaelis and Sascha de Gersdorff of Women’s Health magazine share strategies for balancing work and home life to avoid Career Compulsive Disorder.
How can you tell if your relationship will go the distance? Unconditional love? Shared dreams? Great sex? Actually, it seems that in the long term, one of the best predictors of relationship success has nothing to do with any of the factors that you probably think of when you are deciding who to marry. Brand […]Read more
Trendiness is rarely next to Godliness. Occasionally though, every once in while, a trend comes along that is interesting, uplifting, and actually helpful. One of those trends is adult coloring books. Coloring books for adults have become so popular lately that they have topped the New York Times and Amazon.com Bestseller Lists. The wonderful thing […]Read more
FOMO, or the Fear of Missing Out, is a modern day plague. True, FOMO may not smell as putrid as diseased livestock, harm you as much as pestilence, or creep you out as much as frogs on your pillow, but it is pretty bad, and it seems to be getting worse. When we compare other […]Read more
The human instinct for self preservation is an inherently optimistic way of approaching the world because it assumes two things: 1. There will be a future and 2. We want to be a part of that future. However, in spite of this inherent optimism, we also carry with us certain biases that can lead to […]Read more