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Sep 07 2011

In America, Too Much ‘All Work, No Play’?

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With kids wailing and the to-do list piling up, relaxing may prove an elusive ideal. Guest host Jacki Lyden discusses work-life balance with Chris Licht, vice president of programming at CBS News and author of What I Learned When I Almost Died; Arnoldo Borjo, a community organizer for the Legal Aid Justice Center in Northern Virginia; and Bertice Berry, sociologist, lecturer and author of A Year to Wellness.

Click here to hear or read a transcript of the interview at www.NPR.org.

Aug 24 2011

Chris interviewed on Charlie Rose!

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Click here to watch the Chris Licht interview on Charlie Rose!

Aug 10 2011

CBS Los Angles

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Author Chris Licht visited the KCAL 9 studios Wednesday to talk about his near-death experience.

Jul 07 2011

San Diego 6: Killer Producer

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Click here to see the video at www.SanDiego6.com.

Jul 05 2011

Q&A with TIME

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Q&A: TV Exec Chris Licht on His Near-Death Experience
By Andrea Sachs

As the co-creator and executive producer of MSNBC’s Morning Joe, Chris Licht was used to fast-breaking news. But he never expected to become the headline himself. On April 28, 2010, what began as a regular day at work ended in the emergency room at George Washington University Hospital after Licht, then 38, suffered a brain aneurysm. He tells the story in his compelling new book, What I Learned When I Almost Died: How a Maniac TV Producer Put Down His BlackBerry and Started to Live His Life. TIME spoke with Licht, recently named vice president of programming at CBS News, about his life-changing experience.

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