Welcome to Change Your Attitude … Change Your Life

We provide the tools needed for personal and professional growth, improved health and well-being, and self-empowerment. Created by Joan Herrmann, CYACYL consists of a radio show (Conversations with Joan), magazine, advisory team, events, and more. CYACYL guests and contributors are some of the most inspirational and influential people in the world! It’s our goal to educate and inspire you. Thank you for stopping by, taking time for yourself, and for letting us be a part of your life. Now that you’re here, be sure to listen to past shows on demand, read the digital magazine, check out our team, take part in our book club, and follow us on social media. Remember … knowledge is power! Use this information to live your best life now!

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February 17

Michael Roizen, MD
What to Eat When

When focusing on eating for health, our attention turns to addressing the “what” part of eating. We follow an array of diets, all designed to help us lose weight, increase longevity, and improve our quality of life. But, according to Dr. Michael Roizen, we spend little time on the “when” part of the equation. Dr. Roizen believes that when it comes to nutrition, timing is everything. When we eat is as important as what we eat. He discusses when we should eat for optimal health, to minimize stress, and to best manage daily situations. Dr. Roizen is chief wellness officer of the Cleveland Clinic, and is the author of four #1 New York Times bestsellers and nine overall bestsellers. His new book is What to Eat When.

February 24

Diamond Dallas Page
Positively Unstoppable

If you believed you could achieve anything, what would you do? Would you be living the same life? According to Diamond Dallas Page, what we believe we are capable of determines our path to greatness or mediocrity. Dallas has proven that with the right attitude and relentless work ethic, it’s possible to overcome any obstacle and take ownership of our lives. Dallas gets to the core of what may be holding us back from profound life change, and he inspires others to believe in themselves and never give up on their dreams. Dallas is a former pro-wrestling champion turned fitness guru and inspirational speaker. He is the creater of the DDPY fitness program and author of the book, Positively Unstoppable: The Art of Owning It!

March 3

Burt Ward
Caped Crusader

Little did aspiring actor, Burt Ward, know that learning martial arts in addition to his mental and athletic prowess would change his life forever. A star athlete as a teen-ager, Burt had everything necessary to be a true boy wonder, and a boy wonder he became. Burt was cast as Robin, opposite Adam West, in the Batman TV series, a show that became an overnight sensation. Burt and Adam made personal appearances together and were featured on the cover of Life Magazine. Years after the end of the TV series, Burt switched gears and went from Caped Crusader to Canine Crusader. Driven by his love for animals, Burt and his wife, Tracy, created Gentle Giants Rescue and Adoptions, now the largest giant breed dog rescue in the world.

March 10

Jen Sincero
You’re A Badass

Plenty of people wake up on the first of the year determined to join a gym, come up with a consistent workout routine, and get themselves into shape. The committed triumph, because they understand that they have to work continuously to maintain fitness — you can’t just get fit and quit. The same is true, Sincero argues, for strengthening the muscles of badassery. Jen explains that in order to maintain what it takes mentally and emotionally to achieve success, you have to go to “the spiritual gym,” which can consist of a number of things depending on the person. Jen is an author, success coach, and motivational speaker. She is the creator of the Badass book series including her most recent, You Are a Badass Every Day.

March 17

Matt Haig
A Nervous Planet

Technology today connects us more than ever before, but this modern world may be messing with our minds and doing damage to our mental health. We constantly check emails and messages, and we’re pressured to present the best version of ourselves, while tallying our likes and comparing to the accounts of others. According to Matt Haig, it’s no surprise that the rates of stress and anxiety are rising dramatically and that even though we are more connected, many are feeling more alone. Matt discusses how we can stay human and sane in an increasingly technological and anxiety-inducing world. Matt is the author of Notes on A Nervous Planet.

March 24

May McCarthy
The Gratitude Formula

Have you ever looked at a successful person and wondered what he or she knew that you didn’t? What is the secret to their success? According to May McCarthy, success is a system, not a secret. May discusses her practical system that anyone can use to achieve success in all areas of life. May has helped to start and grow six companies to as large as $100 million in annual revenues. She is a best-selling author, speaker, angel investor, and the author of the best-selling book The Path to Wealth Her new book is, The Gratitude Formula: A 7-Step Success System to Create a Life That You Love.