Humans need food, sleep, safety, love, purpose. Psychologist Abraham Maslow ordered our needs into a hierarchy. This week, TED speakers explore that spectrum of need, from primal to profound.
The first episode was my proudest moment: a chat with the legendary Merlin Mann about an album that changed his life: The Meadowlands by The Wrens. It was an incredible experience, and I’m happy to share it with you all again.
Greg McKeown is the author of Essentialism, The Disciplined Pursuit of Less. He is on the podcast to discuss how to figure out what is essential to you, how to create your vision for your life, and why being bored is important. Listen in for tools to remove obstacles and get the essential things done.Get Podcast UpdatesDo you want to get an email with shownotes each time a podcast goes live? Then let us know where to send these updates.Cheat SheetWhy creating space is so important in your essentialism journeyThe key tenets of the essentialist lifestyle and how you can use them to live a life of purposeHow being an essentialist is not just about saying “no” but about finding space to decide what’s essentialThings you can do to make sure you are working on the correct problemsWays to figure out how you can best use your time and energy to solve these essential problemsHow to explore and discover what is truly essential for youWhy being bored can actually be a good thingHow the Asian Efficiency team sets quarterly goals to make sure our goals are the right goalsHow you can make sure you are working on the right thingsThe benefits of very long-term thinking and why you should create an 100-year visionHow essentialism is a life view and not just another toolHow to remove obstacles to executionLinksGregMcKeown.comFitness in Post podcast interview w/ GregTPS90: Become a Minimalist w/ Joshua BeckerTPS88: Deep Work w/ Cal NewportScaling Up by Verne HarnishTPS100: Celebrating Your WinsTPS101: Lean Thinking w/ Paul AkersBook, tool, ritualBook: The Catastrophe of Success by Tennessee Williams (essay)Tool: Daily journalingRitual: Choose six things to accomplish each day – three professional and three personal. At the end of the day, celebrate the progress you’ve made, and write down six things for tomorrow.Connect with Greg McKeown@GregoryMcKeownSponsorFreshbooks.com/productivityFor a 30 day free trial, be sure to enter the word ‘productivity’ in the “How Did You Hear About Us?” sectionIf you enjoyed this episode, subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Sticher, Overcast, PocketCast or your favorite podcast player. It’s easy, you’ll get new episodes automatically, and it also helps the show gain exposure. You can also leave a review! Here’s how.FacebookTwitterGoogle+2
“Stranger Things”: Season 1 review
Grab your Wrist Rockets and toast some Eggos—it’s time to talk Stranger Things! Even though only one of our panel was alive when the show takes place, we talk ’80s influences, our favorite characters, theories about Season 2, and much more.
Jim W. shares a strong message in an entertaining yet moving talk at a real alcoholics anonymous meeting!
Addiction treatment WORKS! The Twelve Step Model has been utilized as a treatment for alcohol abuse and alcoholism since 1935. It is extremely important to know that help IS out there and addiction recovery is possible. If you are battling alcoholism, drug addiction, addiction or any other form of addictive behavior, there are people who know EXACTLY what it is like!
You can find out more at: http://www.aa.org - Alcoholics Anonymous Official Site - As should be blatantly obvious, we are in no way affiliated with them or any other Twelve Step Program. We are just looking to provide hope to those suffering from alcoholism or addiction.
It is important to note there are several ways for one to address his or her alcohol abuse treatment. Substance abuse is a very serious condition and has become an epidemic in today’s world. Many people suffering with substance abuse need treatment, such as inpatient stays, rehab, or counseling. The importance and purpose of this video, and all our other videos, is to show that recovery IS possible and to give hope to those who are struggling with alcohol and drug addiction issues. Help IS out there!
From the book Alcoholics Anonymous: "In spite of the …
Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton closed out the final night of the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.
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Remarks House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and the Democratic Women of the House
Remarks introducing Video Message Former State Senator Jason Carter
Video Message from President Jimmy Carter
Remarks U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer
Host for the evening: Actress Elizabeth Banks
FIGHTS OF HER LIFE: KIDS AND FAMILIES
Remarks Thaddeus Desmond Thaddeus is a child advocate social worker in Philadelphia
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Former President Bill Clinton spoke about his early relationship with nominee Hillary Clinton, as well as her contributions to education, healthcare reform and foreign policy during his speech Tuesday night at the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.
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