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Jason Silva | Origins of a Performance Philosopher (Episode 603)
Jason Silva | Origins of a Performance Philosopher (Episode 603)

Jason Silva (@JasonSilva) would have been called a “performance philosopher” by counterculture icon Timothy Leary. Among many things, he’s a futurist, filmmaker, creator of short video series Shots of Awe, former host of the National Geographic Channel’s Brain Games and current host of Origins: The Journey of Humankind. “In the information age, you don’t teach […]

Neal Brennan | 3 Mics (Episode 601)
Neal Brennan | 3 Mics (Episode 601)

Neal Brennan (@nealbrennan) is a comedy writer/producer/director, co-creator of Chappelle’s Show, and most recently featured in his live stand-up solo show 3 Mics now at Netflix. “A buddy of mine calls me Benjamin Button ’cause he says I’m doing my career backwards.” -Neal Brennan The Cheat Sheet: How did Neal Brennan’s 3 Mics show come […]

Brett McKay | Art of Manliness (Episode 600)
Brett McKay | Art of Manliness (Episode 600)

Brett McKay (@artofmanliness) is the founder of Art of Manliness, one of the largest independent men’s lifestyle sites on the Web. Similarities in the naming schemes between AoM and AoC are purely coincidental! The Cheat Sheet: What is manliness? What are the domains — the hard and soft skills — an aspiring well-rounded man should […]

Clint Emerson | 100 Deadly Skills (Episode 598)
Clint Emerson | 100 Deadly Skills (Episode 598)

Clint Emerson (@100deadlyskills) is a retired Navy SEAL, founding partner of crisis management and risk mitigation company Escape the Wolf, and author of 100 Deadly Skills: Survival Edition: The SEAL Operative’s Guide to Surviving in the Wild and Being Prepared for Any Disaster. The Cheat Sheet: How much of a SEAL’s life is training, and […]

Mike Rowe | The Way I Heard It (Episode 597)
Mike Rowe | The Way I Heard It (Episode 597)

Mike Rowe (@mikeroweworks) of Dirty Jobs fame joins us to talk about the skills gap, authenticity, and life experiences possible outside the comfort zone. Just don’t tell him he’s following his passion. “I’m not liking any of the numbers, but I’ve got to get off the bridge. Because, you know, a B-list celebrity who soils […]

Jessica Tracy | Take Pride (Episode 596)
Jessica Tracy | Take Pride (Episode 596)

Jessica Tracy (@ProfJessTracy) is a professor of psychology at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada, where she also directs the Emotion & Self Lab. She is the author of Take Pride: Why the Deadliest Sin Holds the Secret to Human Success. The Cheat Sheet: Pride is a universal human emotion and a force […]

John Lee Dumas | Discipline Mastery (Bonus)
John Lee Dumas | Discipline Mastery (Bonus)

John Lee Dumas (@johnleedumas) is the founder and host of EOFire, an award-winning podcast where he chats with today’s most successful entrepreneurs seven days a week — with over 1400 interviews under his belt. How is he so productive? He shares some of his secrets with us here. The Cheat Sheet: How does John stay […]