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Tim Ferriss: Bestselling Author, Human Guinea Pig

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Tim Ferriss is a self-experimenter and bestselling author, best known for The 4-Hour Workweek, which has been translated into 40+ languages. Newsweek calls him "the world's best human guinea pig," and The New York Times calls him "a cross between Jack Welch and a Buddhist monk." In this show, he deconstructs world-class performers from eclectic areas (investing, chess, pro sports, etc.), digging deep to find the tools, tactics, and tricks that listeners can use.


#100: Brené Brown on Vulnerability and Home Run TED Talks

August 28th, 2015

Episode 166 of 396 episodes

Dr. Brené Brown(@BreneBrown) is a research professor at the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work. Brené’s 2010 TEDx Houston talk,The Power of Vulnerability, has been viewed more than 20 million times and is one of the top five most viewed TED talks in the world. She has spent the past 13 years studying vulnerability, courage, worthiness, and shame.Brenéis the author of two #1New York Times bestsellers:Daring GreatlyandThe Gifts of Imperfection. Her brand-new book is titledRising Strong. In it, she writes, “If we are brave enough, often enough, we will fall. This is a book about what it takes to get back up.” She is also the Founder and CEO for The Daring Way, an organization that brings her work on vulnerability, courage, shame and worthiness to organizations, schools, communities, and families. For all links, show notes, resources from this episode, please visithttp://fourhourworkweek.com/podcast This podcast is brought to you byVimeo Pro, which is ideal for entrepreneurs.In fact, a bunch of my start-ups are already usingVimeo Pro.WealthFrontuses it to explain how it develops personalized investment portfolios.TaskRabbituses it to tell the company’s story. Twitter uses it to showcasePeriscope. Why are they using it instead of other options out there?Vimeo Proprovides enterprise level video hosting that typicallycosts thousands of dollars for a tiny fraction of the cost. Features include: Gorgeous high-quality playback with no ads Up to 20 GB of video storage every week Unlimited plays and views A fully customizable video player, which can include your company logo, custom outro, and more You get all this for just$199 per year (that’s only $17 per/mo.)There are no complicated bandwith calculations or hidden fees. Just go toVimeo.com/businessto check it out. If you like it, you canuse the promo code “Tim” to get 25% off. This is the deepest discount you will find anywhere forVimeo Pro. This podcast is also brought to you byWealthfront.Wealthfrontisa massively disruptive (in a good way) set-it-and-forget-itinvestingservice, led by technologists from places like Apple and world-famous investors. It has exploded in popularity in the last 2 years, and now has more than $2.5B under management. In fact, some of my goodinvestorfriendsinSiliconValley havemillionsoftheir own moneyinWealthfront. Why? Because you can get services previously limited to the ultra-wealthy and only pay pennies on the dollar for them, and it’s all through smarter software instead of retail locations and bloated sales teams Check outwealthfront.com/tim, take their riskassessmentquiz, which only takes 2-5 minutes, and they’ll showyou—for free--exactlytheportfolio they'd putyouin. If you want to just take their advice and do it yourself, you can. Or, as I would, you can set it and forget it. Well worth a few minutes:wealthfront.com/tim. Mandatory disclaimer:WealthfrontInc.isanSECregisteredInvestmentAdvisor. Investinginsecuritiesinvolvesrisks,andthereisthepossibilityoflosingmoney.Pastperformanceisnoguaranteeoffutureresults.PleasevisitWealthfrontdotcomtoreadtheirfulldisclosure. Enjoy!

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