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In order to stay relevant, it's become more important than ever to be able to rapidly acquire rare and valuable skills. These conversations profile philomaths (lovers of learning) and dive into their techniques for effective self-education. In the process, we also learn a lot about their areas of interest whether that's languages, anthropology, nutrition, or history.

March 2, 2021
77
 MIN

Scott Young, author of Ultralearning, joins us to discuss the best ideas from his decade of writing and teaching about productivity, learning, motivation, philosophy, and success. Scott is also the Co-Creator of Life of Focus, a 3-month course he teaches with Cal Newport.

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February 9, 2021
48
 MIN

Tal Gur shares his accumulated wisdom from achieving 100 Life Goals in 10 Years. Tal is the founder of Elevate Society and the author of The Art of Fully Living. We discuss the nuances of achievement, emotions, purpose, and many of life's big questions.

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February 2, 2021
46
 MIN

In this episode we interview Geoff Woods, the Co-Founder and President of ProduKtive. ProduKtive is a training company and community based on the best selling book, The ONE Thing, by Gary Keller and Jay Papasan. We discuss the best ideas from the book and how to integrate them into our lives.

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January 12, 2021
82
 MIN

In this podcast, our friend Danny Miranda joins us to discuss what we've each learned from conducting 50 podcast interviews in 2020.

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December 8, 2020
52
 MIN

Frederic Stutzman, CEO of Freedom.to, comes on to discuss the big questions surrounding social media, the negative effects of overusing technology, and the implications of "The Social Dilemma" on his business. We also get into Fred's recommended use of Freedom to reclaim time and attention.

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October 20, 2020
73
 MIN

In this episode, we interview Brandon Zhang about the strategies he's used to grow his audience on twitter, his email list, and his podcast over the past 7 months. Brandon is a freshman at Columbia who used the quarantine to take great online courses, apply what he learned, and attract a size-able following.

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