Ryan Holiday — How to Use Stoicism to Choose Alive Time Over Dead Time (#419)

Ryan Holiday — How to Use Stoicism to Choose Alive Time Over Dead Time (#419)

“Anger is often what pain looks like when it shows itself in public.” — Krista Tippett Ryan Holiday (@RyanHoliday) is one of the world’s foremost thinkers and writers on ancient philosophy and its place in modern life. He is a sought-after speaker and strategist and the author of many bestselling books, including The Obstacle Is the Way, Ego …

Useful Lessons from Workaholics Anonymous, Corporate Implosions, and More (#169)

Useful Lessons from Workaholics Anonymous, Corporate Implosions, and More (#169)

Ryan Holiday (@RyanHoliday) is a strategist and writer. He dropped out of college at 19 to apprentice under Robert Greene, author of The 48 Laws of Power, and later served as the director of marketing for American Apparel. His company, Brass Check, has advised clients like Google, TASER, and Complex, as well as many prominent …

The Canvas Strategy — What Ben Franklin and Bill Belichick Have in Common (#165)

The Canvas Strategy — What Ben Franklin and Bill Belichick Have in Common (#165)

“The person who clears the path ultimately controls its direction, just as the canvas shapes the painting.” – Ryan Holiday My job is usually to deconstruct world-class performers from business, military, entertainment, politics, or athletics, and then to tease out the routines and habits you can use. In this particular episode, I’m going to share an overarching …

The Tim Ferriss Podcast: Ryan Holiday (#4)

The Tim Ferriss Podcast: Ryan Holiday (#4)

“The impediment to action advances action. What stands in the way becomes the way.” — Marcus Aurelius This post includes: – Sponsor intro (please visit them) – Episode description – Quick favor – Show notes and tons of useful links, including mentioned books and documentaries This episode of The Tim Ferriss Show is sponsored by HipDial, …