Get More Done With this Simple Morning Routine

Get More Done With this Simple Morning Routine

When you get after it first thing you set an precedent for the whole day. My simple routine took me a while to develop but I'm really happy with it. It's a simple ritual that I look forward to doing and by sticking to it I'm noticeably more…
3 Things that Every Guy Can Do to be More Attractive

3 Things that Every Guy Can Do to be More Attractive

Transforming yourself into a guy that women fight over can take years, even if you devote considerable energy to it. In the last 18 months I've talked to thousands of women and I'm still a long, long way from being all that I'm capable of. However,…
Can you get laid if you're not good looking?

Can You Get Laid if you're not Good Looking?

In a word, yes. Looks are way less important to women than they are to men. Here are some things that matter more (by no means an exhaustive list). Confidence. Confidence is the guy equivalent of boobs. Girls respond positively to it regardless…

Appreciation and its Impact on Happiness

Recently I was reading a New Yorker article about an Iraqi SWAT team attempting to retake the city of Mosul from ISIS. I liked the whole piece but one part really grabbed my attention. Rayyan, a SWAT team commander, is describing his life. In…
The Secret of Using Social Pressure to Build Confidence

The Secret of Using Social Pressure to Build Confidence

Joe Rogan, riffing on social pressure, in a conversation between him and Jamie Foxx. You also get humbled a lot, as a comedian. You gotta get those jokes, you’re performing in front of a live audience, it’s all live, it’s gotta work.…
What are you best at?

Everyone is Good at Something, What are You Best at?

Many people focus on character weaknesses and ignore strengths. It's easier to criticize than it is to congratulate. This is especially prevalent among those who have less-obvious abilities. I'll use myself as an example, as it took me years…
Learn a Second Language in Your Bedroom

How to Learn a Second Language in Your Bedroom

Learning Russian taught me how to effectively learn a second language. I'm now using this method to learn German in my bedroom. I've been studying for 15 months and I'm about 6 months from being fluent. While this method doesn't bring fluency…
Josh Waitzkin

Josh Waitzkin’s Unique Approach To Learning

Before turning 30 Josh Waitzkin was a world champion twice over. Labeled as a chess prodigy, he won multiple world championships. After retiring from chess at an age when most people are starting their careers, Josh started practicing Tai Chi.…
Meditation

Meditation: the Habit of Millionaires

Tim Ferriss is an unflinching advocate of meditation. In his book, Tools of Titans, a collection of practical advice from highly successful people, Tim mentions that: More than 80% of the world-class performers I’ve interviewed meditate…