The Tim Ferriss Show Transcripts: Cal Newport and Tim Ferriss Revisit “The 4-Hour Workweek” (Plus: The Allure and The Void of Remote Work, Unsustainable Behaviors, Burning Out, The Cult of Productivity, and More) (#594)

The Tim Ferriss Show Transcripts: Cal Newport and Tim Ferriss Revisit “The 4-Hour Workweek” (Plus: The Allure and The Void of Remote Work, Unsustainable Behaviors, Burning Out, The Cult of Productivity, and More) (#594)

Please enjoy this transcript of past podcast guest Cal Newport interviewing me for an article he ended up writing for The New Yorker titled ā€œRevisiting ā€˜The 4-Hour Workweekā€™: How Tim Ferrissā€™s 2007 manifesto anticipated our current moment of professional upheaval.ā€ Who is Cal? Cal Newport (calnewport.com) is an associate professor of computer science at Georgetown University who previously earned …

The Tim Ferriss Show Transcripts: The 4-Hour Workweek Revisited (#295)

Please enjoy this transcript of an episode marking the tenth anniversary ofĀ The 4-Hour Workweek,Ā in which I discuss common questions and misperceptions, as well as how I would adjust certain chapters and recommendations. Transcripts may contain a few typosā€”with some episodes lasting 2+ hours, itā€™s difficult to catch some minor errors. Enjoy! Listen to the episodeĀ hereĀ or …

How to Be In My Next Big Book

How to Be In My Next Big Book

The 4-Hour Workweek is coming up on its 10th anniversary in a few years (insane), and the time isĀ ripeĀ for a killer companion. Ā Therefore… My next book willĀ be a monstrous encyclopedia of success stories from readers of The 4-Hour Workweek. Ā There are innumerableĀ stories I couldn’t have predicted. Taking multiple companies to IPO? Getting to the Super …

How Authors Really Make Money: The Rebirth of Seth Godin and Death of Traditional Publishing

How Authors Really Make Money: The Rebirth of Seth Godin and Death of Traditional Publishing

What do the economics of publishing look like… really? (Photo: thinkpanama) (Special thanks to my agent, Steve Hanselman, and my anonymous sources within the world’s biggest publishing houses) Print is dead! This has become a popular headline, and a great way to get quoted, as Nicholas Negroponte has shown. Iconic author Seth Godin, after 12 …

How I Did It: From $7 an Hour to Coaching Major League Baseball MVPs

How I Did It: From $7 an Hour to Coaching Major League Baseball MVPs

Jaime Cevallos and the MP30 Training Bat (Source: Jaime Cevallos) ā€œCevallos told Zobrist [Tampa Bay Rays MVP] he could turn him into a power hitterā€¦The results have been remarkable.ā€ – ESPN The Magazine This article will tell the inspiring story of Jaime Cevallos, who went from $7 an hour to coaching MVPs in Major League …

No More Excuses – How to Make an Extra $100,000 in the Next 6 Months

No More Excuses – How to Make an Extra $100,000 in the Next 6 Months

The Wilburns have created a multinational from their home.(Photo: Dana Smith) “So, do you have any ideas?” “Well, if we’re going to do something, it should be big. It should make people sit up and say OMFG. Make people actually do something,” I responded. The conversation continued in front of the Thai restaurant, me pacing …