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Quest For Peace

What does it take for Iyaz Akhtar to be happy? He’s been asking himself that question since he hit the age of 29. Now, after years of reading and attempting to change, he’s closer to being content with his life, but he’s still looking for the secret to happiness. On this show, Iyaz candidly shares his experiences on trying to achieve inner peace with weekly guests.

Quest For Peace Ep. 23 – Interview with Nate Lanxon

Today's guest is the wildly successful Nate Lanxon. He's followed his passions while being a truant at times without regret.

Quest For Peace Ep. 22 – Interview with Tom Merritt

Podcaster extraordinaire and all-around good guy Tom Merritt joined the show to talk about how to handle anger and wearing the mask of a human being.

Quest For Peace Ep. 21 – Interview with Tim Stevens

Tim Stevens, editor at large at CNET joined "Quest for Peace" from the most serene environment -- under a tree. Iyaz and Tim were going to talk about how to focus on things, but wound up talking about how to be happy on a day-to-day basis.

Quest for Peace Ep. 20 – Interview with Jonathan Strickland

Jonathan Strickland, senior writer at HowStuffWorks, joins Iyaz to talk about finding empathy and what lessons he's learned over the past few years to make the world a better place.

Quest For Peace Ep. 19 – Interview with Liz Romero

You might know Liz from her days at an Internet television network. She's also frequently seen with Iyaz since they're a couple. Find out how this California girl handled a cross-country move, a new job, and a new life in New York.

Quest For Peace Ep. 18 – The challenges of air travel:...

In this episode, Iyaz explains what happened on his trip back from CES 2015 and how it was basically one big test of patience.