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Art of Charm Toolbox | If Quality Is What You Want, Focus on Quantity (Episode 683)


AoC Toolbox | If Quality Is What You Want, Focus on Quantity (Episode 683)

Instead of thinking about quality as this sacred value to be revered by ignoring quantity, we need to embrace quantity as an essential path to quality. Here’s why. The Cheat Sheet: Sometimes less really isn’t more. What James Joyce and Miles Davis can teach us about quantity vs. quality. Why producing more is more important than just striving for perfection. … Read More


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Rob Reid | After On (Episode 649)


Rob Reid | After On (Episode 649)

Rob Reid (@Rob_Reid) is a tech entrepreneur (Listen.com, Rhapsody), early-stage tech investor, and author of After On: A Novel of Silicon Valley. “The passage of time makes wizards of us all.” -Rob Reid The Cheat Sheet: How Rob Reid excelled in two vastly different fields: as a tech entrepreneur and a sci-fi author. How society is being reshaped by the … Read More


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Charlamagne Tha God | Black Privilege (Episode 647)


Charlamagne tha God | Black Privilege (Episode 647)

Charlamagne Tha God (@cthagod) is a radio presenter (The Breakfast Club Power 105.1 FM), television personality (Uncommon Sense Live), podcaster (The Brilliant Idiots), and author of Black Privilege: Opportunity Comes to Those Who Create It. “Living scared gives you a sense of purpose!” -Charlamagne Tha God The Cheat Sheet: What transformed Moncks Corner, South Carolina kid Lenard McKelvey into Charlamagne … Read More


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Mark Divine | Unbeatable Mind (Episode 646)


Mark Divine | Unbeatable Mind (Episode 646)

Mark Divine (@MarkDivine) is a former Navy SEAL Commander, SEALFIT founder, and author of Unbeatable Mind: Forge Resiliency and Mental Toughness to Succeed at an Elite Level. The Cheat Sheet: Why would a blueblood CPA decide to leave the family business and become a Navy SEAL? What does “Earn your trident every day” mean to a Navy SEAL? How can … Read More


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Richard Clarke | Warnings, Cassandras, and Catastrophes (Episode 645)


Richard Clarke | Warnings, Cassandras, and Catastrophes (Episode 645)

Richard Clarke (@ghsrm) is the former National Coordinator for Security, Infrastructure Protection, and Counter-Terrorism for the United States, and is the co-author of Warnings: Finding Cassandras to Stop Catastrophes. “When you’re a bureaucrat — an unelected official — it’s not a popularity contest. You don’t have to be popular; you just have to get the job done.” -Richard Clarke The … Read More


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Garry Kasparov | Deep Thinking (Episode 644)


Garry Kasparov | Deep Thinking (Episode 644)

Garry Kasparov (@Kasparov63) is a Russian chess grandmaster, political activist, and author of Deep Thinking: Where Machine Intelligence Ends and Human Creativity Begins and Winter Is Coming: Why Vladimir Putin and the Enemies of the Free World Must Be Stopped. “I’m an optimist…I still believe that humanity has a purpose.” -Garry Kasparov The Cheat Sheet: The part chess played in … Read More


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Srini Pillay | The Power of the Unfocused Mind (Episode 643)


Srini Pillay | The Power of the Unfocused Mind (Episode 643)

Srini Pillay (@srinipillay) is a world renowned, Harvard-trained psychiatrist, former Director of the Outpatient Anxiety Disorders Program at McLean Hospital, and author of Tinker Dabble Doodle Try: Unlock the Power of the Unfocused Mind. “Most of us spend about 46.9 percent of our days daydreaming anyway. So why not learn to unfocus in a more productive way?” -Srini Pillay The … Read More


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Lynn Lyons | Playing with Anxiety (Episode 642)


Lynn Lyons | Playing with Anxiety (Episode 642)

Lynn Lyons (@lynnlyonsmsw) has been a psychotherapist for 27 years and is the co-author of Anxious Kids, Anxious Parents: 7 Ways to Stop the Worry Cycle and Raise Courageous and Independent Children and its companion book, Playing with Anxiety: Casey’s Guide for Teens and Kids. “If you’re uncertain and uncomfortable, you’re probably on a good path to some sort of … Read More


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Daniel Levitin | Weaponized Lies (Episode 641)


Daniel Levitin (@danlevitin) is a cognitive psychologist, neuroscientist, musician, record producer, and author of Weaponized Lies: How to Think Critically in the Post-Truth Era. “Your brain clings tenaciously to beliefs that it’s held, even when the evidence has been found to be bogus or untrue.” -Daniel Levitin The Cheat Sheet: The most important quality for anyone who wants to be … Read More


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