Live Remarkably

   Peter McGraw is 
a podcaster. 
a b-school professor. 
a behavioral economist. 
an author. 
a bachelor. 
a humor researcher. 
a speaker. 

The single person’s guide to a remarkable life

Explore how being unattached affords you the opportunity to be adventurous, start a business, make things, get in shape, or simply sleep in when you want to.

Recent Episodes

SOLO 97 | Golden Girls

The Golden Girls

  Many happy singles want to create a Golden Girls living situation in their golden years. This episode examines one of the best television shows

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SOLO 96 | Positive Impact

I Love You Man – Part 2

  Peter McGraw continues his conversation with two friends, Darwyn Metzger and Chester See. — Listen to Episode #96 here: I Love You Man – Part

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In 18th century France, salons were private gatherings to discuss and debate politics and the emerging sciences. Salons evolved to include music, poetry, and discussions of art, literature and aesthetics. 

The Solo Salon is a modern-day interpretation of the salon—focusing on proud singles. More than a networking event or singles mixer, The Solo Salon brings together people who are unapologetically unattached to connect, learn, and be entertained.


11/11/21 (Singles’ Day)

Denver, Colorado


Denver, Colorado

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Dr. Peter McGraw is a behavioral economist, business school professor, and bachelor who is turning his attention to the opportunities and challenges of single living. His projects include hosting Solo—The Single Person’s Guide to a Remarkable Life, The Solo Salon, and A Single Insight: The Science of Solos.

As the Director of The Humor Research Lab (HuRL), McGraw has authored Shtick to Business and co-authored The Humor Code. A professor of marketing and psychology at the University of Colorado’s Leeds School of Business, he is a sought-after speaker—giving talks at organizations, conferences, and universities around the world.

The Science of Solos

Singles make up an increasing proportion of customers and employees. Yet, they are often overlooked by organizations focused on families.

Peter McGraw created A Single Insight after seeing too many miss opportunities to serve his Solo podcast listeners, the 200,000+ members of his solo clubs on Clubhouse, and millions of other single adults. Using science, case studies, and large-scale surveys to reveal the distinct wants, needs, values, and lifestyles of solos.

Shtick To Business

Comedians don’t just deal with an uncertain world, they thrive in it. Drawing on cutting-edge research and his own comedy successes (and failures), McGraw presents inspiring lessons gleaned from the practices and perspectives of the most creative rule breakers. And you’ll never be asked to tell a joke.

“A must-read for those looking to drive growth, progress, and sustainable success.”

 – Josh Linkner, 5x tech entrepreneur, New York Times bestselling author

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