J. Money of Budgets Are Sexy points out, with 5 examples from his own life, how there’s an optimal level of spending.
Episode 218: The Exact Amount to Maximize Happiness by J. Money of Budgets Are Sexy (Success Talks with Paychecks & Balances).
J. Money is a 6’1, hyperactive, rock a ‘hawk who loves drinking … Read the rest
Kristin Wong is a freelance writer and journalist who writes for Lifehacker, Mentalfloss, and New York Magazine. She frequently covers travel, personal finance, and human behavior.
Kristin launched her own blog, www.thewildwong.com, to write about life as a work-from-anywhere freelancer. She aims to help other creative entrepreneurs navigate the tricky world of freelancing, from managing … Read the rest
Derek Sivers shares how important it is to make yourself unnecessary in your own company.
Episode 18: Delegate or Die: The Self-Employed Trap by Derek Sivers (Escape the Rat Race & Build Your Empire & Tribe with Employees).
Originally a professional musician and circus clown, Derek Sivers created CD Baby in 1998. It became the … Read the rest
Roger Lawson shares what you should be thinking about as you move into the new year.
Episode 117: The Year of the Beast: 2017 is Your Year by Roger Lawson (Power & Purpose Like Mastin Kipp Leads to Revelation Wellness).
Roger Lawson’s goal is simple: To make 100,000 people feel good and look great without … Read the rest
Ramit Sethi shares another tip from his series to save money–this time on optimizing your cell phone bill.
Episode 217: Tip 5: Optimize Your Cell Phone Bill by Ramit Sethi of I Will Teach You To Be Rich (Social Science & Cognitive Psychology).
Instead of saying “no” to spending on everything, Ramit wants to use … Read the rest
Leo Babauta shares a simple 3-step productivity system that will help you complete your tasks.
Episode 17: Ultra-Simple 3-Step Productivity System for Getting Things Done by Leo Babauta of Zen Habits (Motivational).
Leo Babauta created Zen Habits, which is about finding simplicity and mindfulness in the daily chaos of our lives. It’s about clearing the … Read the rest
Optimal Living Daily: Reading you the best content on personal development, productivity, and minimalism.
Episode 382: Five Steps Toward a More Meaningful Holiday Season by Joshua Fields Millburn of The Minimalists (Audiobook Excerpt).
Joshua Fields Millburn & Ryan Nicodemus write about living a meaningful life with less stuff for 4 million readers. As featured on: … Read the rest
Neghar Fonooni shares the true secret to success with health & fitness.
Episode 116: The Secret to Fitness by Neghar Fonooni (Success with Diet & Nutrition and Model Health Starts Here: FoundMyFitness).
Neghar Fonooni s a coach, speaker, and writer, giving women all over the world tools to create a lifestyle that thrills them, free … Read the rest
Joshua Becker shares how stories of generosity can make a bigger difference.
Episode 216: The Stories of Generosity We Ought to Champion by Joshua Becker of Becoming Minimalist (Like Bill Gates & Bloomberg).
Joshua Becker and his family decided to live with fewer possessions after a conversation with his neighbor in 2008. As a result, … Read the rest
Steve Pavlina shares personal experience and wisdom about starting up businesses.
Episode 16: Entrepreneurship Begins with Demand by Steve Pavlina (Your Daily StartUp Inspiration Like The GaryVee Audio Experience).
Steve Pavlina is widely recognized as one of the most successful personal development bloggers on the Internet, with his work attracting more than 100 million visits … Read the rest