480: The Zen Valedictorian: A Radical New Model for Getting the Most Out of College by Cal Newport (Hack University & School)

Cal Newport is an Associate Professor of Computer Science at Georgetown University, who specializes in the theory of distributed algorithms. He previously earned his Ph.D. from MIT in 2009 and graduated from Dartmouth College in 2004.
In addition to studying the theoretical foundations of our digital age as a professor, Newport also writes about the impact of … Read the rest

087: The Philosophy of Great Customer Service – Part 1 by Derek Sivers (Manager Tools from Mike Auzenne and Mark Horstman)

Derek Sivers credits the success of his business to great customer service. Hear how he did it. This is Part 1 of 2.

Episode 87: The Philosophy of Great Customer Service – Part 1 by Derek Sivers (Manager Tools from Mike Auzenne and Mark Horstman).

Originally a professional musician and circus clown, Derek Sivers created … Read the rest

186: Asking the Right Questions by Steve Pavlina (NLP Techniques, Depression & Negative Thoughts – Like Hope in Struggle)

Steve Pavlina shares how and why to ask the right questions, with examples.

Episode 186: Asking the Right Questions by Steve Pavlina (NLP Techniques, Depression & Negative Thoughts – Like Hope in Struggle).

Steve Pavlina is widely recognized as one of the most successful personal development bloggers on the Internet, with his work attracting more … Read the rest

286: What Debts Should You Pay Off First When You Get Extra Money by Philip Taylor of PT Money (How to Get Rid of Your Debt)

Philip Taylor of PTMoney answers the common question: what debts should I pay off first?

Episode 286: What Debts Should You Pay Off First When You Get Extra Money by Philip Taylor of PT Money (How to Get Rid of Your Debt).

PTMoney.com is about helping you make extra money, save more money, and spend … Read the rest

479: Sufficiency: The Simple Guide to Enough by Mike Donghia with Rowdy Kittens (Joel Osteen Podcast & Organize 365 Podcast)

Tammy Strobel is a photographer, writer, teacher, and founder of RowdyKittens.com. She loves morning views, tiny homes, reading, and everyday adventures. She started Rowdy Kittens to share her story and help you go small, think big, and be happy. Every week, she shares new photos, writing, and a roundup of happy links on the blog.… Read the rest

086: Nostalgia: A Product Designer’s Secret Weapon by Ryan Hoover (Like Trailblazers with Walter Isaacson by Dell Technologies)

Ryan Hoover shares how nostalgia is a product designer’s secret weapon (with examples).

Episode 86: Nostalgia: A Product Designer’s Secret Weapon by Ryan Hoover (Like Trailblazers with Walter Isaacson by Dell Technologies).

Ryan Hoover, the founder of Product Hunt, is a product guy with a passion for startups, product design, and personal growth. He also … Read the rest

478: Conscious Procrastination – Part 2 by Steve Pavlina (Ideas Worth Spreading Like Stuff to Blow Your Mind & By the Book)

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 to his website, StevePavlina.com. He has written more than 1300 articles and recorded many audio programs on a broad range of self-help topics, including productivity, relationships, and spirituality. Steve … Read the rest

477: Conscious Procrastination – Part 1 by Steve Pavlina (Like From The Heart: Conversations with Yoga Girl from Island Yoga OÜ)

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 to his website, StevePavlina.com. He has written more than 1300 articles and recorded many audio programs on a broad range of self-help topics, including productivity, relationships, and spirituality. Steve … Read the rest