The Tim Ferriss Show – Brandon Stanton: The Story of Humans of New York

Wow – what an amazing conversation.

Brandon Stanton is the photographer behind Humans of New York. Followed by over 25 million people on social media, Humans of New York features daily glimpses into the lives of strangers on the streets of New York City. But it’s much more than that…

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The Knowledge Project: Learning How to Suffer with Amelia Boone

Amelia Boone may just be the toughest woman alive. Why? She’s really good at suffering, especially when it comes to doing so on the obstacle racing course. In her spare time, she’s a lawyer at Apple. AND she gets up at 4am every day… to run. We can probably learn a thing or two from her.

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The James Altucher Show: Jesse Itzler on Becoming Self-Made

Jessee Itzler is a man of many things. He has a new book out – Living With the Monks: What Turning Off My Phone Taught Me about Happiness, Gratitude, and Focus. For this project, Jesse decided to live with monks for 15 days to see what he could learn. For his last book, titled Living with a SEAL: 31 Days Training with the Toughest Man on the Planet, he had a navy SEAL move in with him for 30 days, and he had to do everything he said to get himself in shape – not something you do every day.

To top that off, Jesse is the co-founder of Marquis Jet, one of the largest private jet card companies in the world, a partner in Zico Coconut Water, the founder of The 100 Mile Group and an owner of the NBA’s Atlanta Hawks.

Enjoy!

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The Knowledge Project – Irrationality, Bad Decisions, and the Truth About Lies with Dan Ariely

Dan Ariely is the author of the New York Times Bestsellers Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions and The Honest Truth About Dishonesty: How We Lie to Everyone-Especially Ourselves. Shane and Dan discuss why we’re all so dishonest with ourselves, why our environment plays such a large role in shaping our decisions, why having rules for situations is generally a good idea, and more.

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The Joe Rogan Experience – Exploring Psychedelics with Michael Pollan

Michael Pollan, author of How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence, returns. This time with Joe Rogan.

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The Very Useful – Volume 02 – Audiobooks

  Start by getting setup with Audible– Especially if you have any degree of commute, then I can’t recommend Audible enough. Listening to books is infinitely more productive and enjoyable than mediocre radio stations. There are different tiers of subscriptions, but the lowest level has been fine for me. As much as we LOVE podcasts, Audiobooks … Continue reading The Very Useful – Volume 02 – Audiobooks

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