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  • Summary

  • Since her first best-seller, millions have embraced the no-nonsense advice of Mel Robbins. In ten years of motivating others to tackle the challenges in their lives, Mel has learned that the hardest part is knowing where to start. In her first Audible Original podcast, Start Here with Mel Robbins offers something completely new: Mel takes on 13 topics in 30 minutes each. Anxiety, money, family, career, emotional eating, relationships—whatever life is throwing at you, Mel gives you the tools you need to tackle the hardest part: That first step. 

    It’s Mel Robbins like you’ve never heard her before, talking directly to you, delivering empowering pep talks that arm you with the tools you need for the challenges we all face. Mel knows it’s so much easier to make a positive change when you’re supported by someone else. She’ll lead you down the path to courage, the path to confidence, the path to a greater understanding of self, and the path that leads to your dreams. You’ll discover that you’re smart enough to become financially free, and there are simple things you can do to lower your stress and even get a better night’s sleep, all of which are going to give you a better life.

    Every pep talk in Start Here with Mel Robbins will leave you energized, inspired and ready to take action. They cover some of the most important topics in life and contain inspiring metaphors, memorable stories, and simple tools that you can use immediately. Listen to them again and again, whenever you need a dose of Mel to inspire you. Every pep talk was created with one intention: to empower you to do the hardest part of improving your life – to start.

    ©2020 Mel Robbins (P)2020 Mel Robbins
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Episodes
  • EPISODE 1: HAPPINESS

    Sep 17 2020
    In this episode, get started on the path to happiness. Everyone wants to be happy but so many of us struggle because we’re going about it all wrong. Mel shows you that happiness is fully within your control. Let Mel give you the tools to be happier today.
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    26 mins
  • EPISODE 2: FRIENDSHIP

    Sep 17 2020
    If friendship is a bigger source of frustration than meaningful connection, then this episode is for you. Mel offers life-changing advice to get your friendships on track and strengthen the social support systems that help us live longer, richer lives.
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    28 mins
  • EPISODE 3: CAREER

    Sep 17 2020
    This episode is for anyone who wants to reinvent their career but has no idea how. Mel walks you through personal reinvention to help get you unstuck so you can find a job that makes you feel alive.
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    22 mins

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Great Help!!

this series will help you get back on the tracks and will point you in the right direction again!

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Mel Robbins, is making the world a better place

Mel is making such an impact, the crater must be visible from space! the content she creates is brilliant and life changing. applicable to basically every human, especially those that value their mental health and productivity. thank you Mel

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I was literally having a break down!!

Listened to Mel's advice bath to relax! Also the Pool/Money advice is fantastic thank you!

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Very enlightening

Well worth a listen especially being free.Took away alot of good tips for daily use.

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Practical and straightforward

A genuinely useful toolkit that will always be practical and relevant. I also enjoy Mel Robbins coaching style and appreciate her ability to be honest and authentic. This series is a wonderful gift!

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No Nonsense Kickstart

I love Mel's no nonsense approach. She manages to come across as the caring Aunt who wants you to do well but wont accept any wishy washy excuses. Her methods are simple, direct and to the point. Will absolutely re listen to areas whenever I need a kick in the butt to get moving in my life

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love this book

I love this book. I love her analogies on each topic. she has definitely given me motivation to change my life. I'm definitely going to listen again.

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You can always start again, so start here!

Mel gives practical and reasonable advice based on science and her own experiences. I've tried a few of her methods out and really like the simplicity of them. Definitely worth a listen!

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Amazing!!!

Loved listening to Mel, she has a way with words that makes you think about things in a different way. really think this has helped and I will listen again and refer to in the future.

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Excellent strategies for a better life

Loved this series of very easy listening and implementing strategies to transform life for the better. In true Mel Robbins style, it's no-nonsense, sensible and achievable.

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  • BRhoades
  • 17-09-2020

Quick Kick Ass Motivation by Mel!

I am thrilled to be the first to review Start Here! As a long time fan of Mel Robbins, Start Here is exceptional. These sessions are the powerful motivation grounded in scientific research that Mel is known for packaged in a 30 min format. These sessions are great for first thing in the morning or throughout the day for an energy reset. The content focuses on areas of life that often present challenges (Friendships, Careers, etc.). Thank you, Audible, for quality content that's included free with the membership!

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  • Carmela
  • 17-09-2020

I would write a review but I'm in the bathtub

Mel Robbins Always helps me to get centered and feel more in control. I'm going to be listening to more of her audible Originals.

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  • Nike7
  • 17-09-2020

The hardest part is getting started

Mel says at the beginning of this, the reason she made this series is because the hardest part is getting started. I know that to be true and I'm so glad she made this. I'm a big Mel Robbins fan, I love how she gives actually real advice that you can do, no fluff, so when I saw her post about this I downloaded it right away. I love the short format. It makes it easy to listen to whichever episodes resonate with you, they really could go in any order. I like that because I know I'll go back to some. There's a big variety of topics, and honestly some didn't resonate as much with me, I don't have any issues with emotional eating or sleeping, but I like that Mel did so many topics because that seems like the point, they can help everyone. I bet others will find the one on emotional eating really helpful. My favorite topics so far are happiness and career. I love how the advice is so simple but things I can actually do. Frankly I've been in a bit of a rut lately and this is exactly what I needed. I wish I could have Mel coach me, but this is the next best thing, because the advice feels like it's exactly what I need to hear. It's all stuff we can do easily from home. I'm still working through the episodes so I can't wait for what's in the upcoming ones (and I hope Mel releases more of these). I know I will be recommending this to people in my life. I like that it's included on Audible and not a credit. Also, I've listened to all of mel's other books, if you also have - this content is all totally different which I appreciate. Thanks again Mel for always putting out the best stuff!

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  • William
  • 18-09-2020

One Of My Favorite People

Mel is a blessing in this world. It’s like the best sessions with an amazing therapist. I always walk away feeling alive and excited for life after listening to Mel or reading one of her books.

Thank you so much Mel!

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  • Casiano
  • 17-09-2020

I love Mel Robbins

Im excited about this!!!
I can't wait to indulge in every single lesson. I have always loved Mel's straightforward and positive way of thinking...she definitely teaches to my style of learning. I am 100% on board here!! This is a much-needed addition to my library and for my continuous personal growth!!

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  • Anonymous User
  • 17-09-2020

LIFE CHANGING

Oh my woooord! Utterly life changing. I have listened to every Mel Robbins book available on audible and I was so excited to come across this series of podcasts.

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  • Joel Ramirez
  • 19-09-2020

Just what I need to start the day in a great way

Really inspirational and full of wisdom, It is my new way to start the day, thank you so much for such valuable information

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  • Angel P.
  • 29-09-2020

Mel Robbins amazing as always!

BUT the fact that this doesn’t automatically jump to next episode nearly drove me batty, & I might not listen to anything put out in this format again.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 21-09-2020

My new favorite podcast!

Mel, I cannot thank you enough for the impact you've had on me. Customer, if you're feeling frantic, panicky, or just over all feel bad.... this podcast are for you. Mel Robbins is for you. She literally was one of my best mentors as I was going a traumatic diagnosis

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  • Mrs.Heather
  • 05-10-2020

Forced to watch her speak.

This woman is ridiculous. I was attending a tech conference packed full of useful classes & education when this happened. I was trapped in a room listening to self help nonsense from some stranger in a blue pantsuit. In Oprah style, the book she was hocking was under the seat. 30 minutes in I politely gathered my things to go do real work & was told I could not leave.

What? *Laughs in fucc this* It's a tech conference, not a yoga retreat weekend. I left.

If you need common sense or bad, vague advice, enjoy. ( Or check your horoscope. Just about as useful & flakey.)



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  • Charlie
  • 05-10-2020

The definition of woowoo

Not useful. Very cliché. I don't understand why she is so famous. Do people think she is related to Tony Robbins or something? Now I have to figure out how to delete podcasts from Audible...

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  • Gill M
  • 04-11-2020

Great if you are young!

I think this book is aimed at the young , I think if you are under 40 it would be very helpful . However if you are near retirement age it tells you how you have missed out and where you went wrong in life , Thank you

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  • Maria Nieves Gutierrez Foncuberta
  • 30-09-2020

Simply Life Changing, Thank You Mel🙏💜🙏

We all know some things but need reminding to just focus sometimes and live a better life. This was life changing for me. Relisten more than once and trust me it starts to become second nature. Thank you again Mel, you are an inspiration for so many people, love and hugs from Snowy in Sunny Spain 🇪🇸🙏 💃

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  • MS ZIBM YUSOH
  • 02-10-2020

Missing 3 episodes

I love MR. I downloaded this book but I am missing the first three episodes (1, 2 and 3). Has anyone faced the same issue? How do I get the first three missing episodes? Thanks

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  • Elaine Innes
  • 13-10-2020

Good way to start the day

I listened to this on my morning walk, have heard of Mel but never read anything before. To the point, easy to understand and good advice. Some chapters will be more relevant than others, I particularly enjoyed the career chapter. Definitely recommend
Thank you Mel xxee

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  • Inriana
  • 02-09-2021

VERY HELPFUL

I've been listening to this podcast on repeat. Whenever I feel down or needing some clarity or to ve reminded how to love myself better. Thank you, Mel ❤

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  • Lucy Argyle
  • 04-04-2021

Terrible

Somehow persevered to no. 7 then gave up. All I'd heard by this point was her stating the obvious and sometimes things that aren't even correct, giving herself some talking therapy and in the end gloating about what she's achieved and others can't. Thanks. Really motivational.

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  • AG800
  • 28-03-2021

Great tools

Some really useful tools, split into appropriate headings. Well presented and easy to assimilate and action.

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  • Marina
  • 26-01-2021

Man, this chick is hands on!!

It's not only talk. It's profound practical advise!! LOVE LOVE LOVE Mel Robbins!
Forever a fan !

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  • Painter
  • 13-09-2021

sound advice backed by science

I love this, some of it I have heard before from other sources. Some of the advice seems simplistic and common sense; but over the years I have realised there is nothing common about sense; so why are some reviews bashing this? after all it is free! if you don't like it , then it may not be for you, move on!

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