“Raise prices.” – Marc Andreessen Marc Andreessen (@pmarca) is a legendary figure in Silicon Valley — and worldwide.
Photo credit: Instagram This episode is a role-reversal. I went to New York City and sat down with Stephen J.
“The point of journalism is to tell the truth. It is not to improve society. There are facts and truths that feel regressive, but that doesn’t matter.
Photo by Jimmy Chin “You take a dump into free space, and it just completely disappears.” – Alex Honnold Alex Honnold (@alexhonnold, Facebook: /alexhonnold) is a professional adventure rock climber whose audacious free-solo (no ropes, no partner) ascents of America’s biggest cliffs have made him one of the most recognized and followed climbers in the world.
“Routine, in an intelligent man, is a sign of ambition.” – W. H. Auden This episode is a conversation/debate/trading of ideas between Chase Jarvis (@ChaseJarvis) and yours truly.
This is what a GST athlete looks like. “If the best in the world are stretching their ass off in order to get strong, why aren’t you?
Photo credit: Michael Segal “Just because you love something doesn’t mean you can’t suck at it.” – Mike Rowe Mike Rowe (@mikeroweworks) is perhaps the best storyteller and pitchman I’ve ever had on the show.
Photo: The Chronicle “The answer is either yes or no. If it’s ‘no,’ then I have to start over.” – Joshua Skenes Joshua Skenes (IG: @jskenes) has become famous for his use of fire.
Photo: The Legendary Dan Gable, from my Instagram page In this episode, we don’t have any special guests, unless you count the multiple personalities in my own head.
Photo: From Tim’s Instagram I love testing new gadgets and products. It’s an obsession. For The 4-Hour Chef alone, I tested well over $100,000 worth of gear.
“A successful writing day is the day that I suffer in the morning, and I have fun in the evening.” -Paulo Coelho Paulo Coelho (@paulocoelho) has long been one of my writing inspirations.
“The small things ain’t so small.” – BJ Miller At the end of our lives, what do we most wish for? And how can knowing this help you live better lives now?
The kitchen table where I’ve recorded the majority of my podcasts. This is my first public exploration of the business and art of podcasting.
“Riches have shut off many a man from the attainment of wisdom.” – Seneca Whenever I succumb to social pressure to treat time as less valuable than income, that’s when I turn to stoicism.
“You gotta work within your human limitations. Women and the smaller guys, we know right away where our limitations are so we’re going to compensate with other things.” – Caroline Paul Caroline Paul (@carowriter) is a blast and can also probably kick my ass… seriously.
“You can sacrifice quality for a great story.” – Morgan Spurlock This is an interview you’ve been asking for since before I started the podcast: Morgan Spurlock. Morgan Spurlock (@morganspurlock) is an Oscar-nominated documentary filmmaker based in New York.
I’ve written about my morning journaling routine once before. But my journaling–think of it as freezing thinking on paper–isn’t limited to mornings.
“The good in life does not depend on life’s length, but upon the use we make of it. It is possible, or rather usual, for a man who has lived long, lived too little.” – Seneca the Younger I once wrote, “We all like to appear ‘successful’ (a nebulous term at best) and the media like to portray standouts as superheroes…Most ‘superheroes’ are nothing of the sort.
“We don’t rise to the level of our expectations, we fall to the level of our training.” – Archilochos Ever since episode #2 of the podcast, you’ve been asking for more Josh Waitzkin, so here it is!
One of the questions I’m constantly asked is, “How do I get influencers to help me?” This blog post will outline approaches that work with true “influencers”–people who can single-handedly make or break a product launch.