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Tim Ferriss
Timothy Ferriss (born July 20, 1977) is an American author, entrepreneur, self-proclaimed "human guinea pig", and public speaker. He has written a number of self-help books on the 4-hour theme, some of which have appeared on the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and USA Today bestseller lists, starting with The 4-Hour Workweek.
On Super Learning and Pushing the Limits from Impact Theory
Tim’s brand new book is Tools of Titans: The Tactics, Routines and Habits of Billionaires, Icons and World-Class Performers. In this episode, Tim dives deep into many of the lessons and strategies he’s learned over the years from his world-class guests and constant self-experimentation.
Tom and Tim discuss the driving force behind their greatest superpowers. [4:04]
Tim talks about how you can test the impossible in 17 questions. [7:45]
Tim defines red/blue team strategies and how to apply them. [13:36]
Tim explains why setting low expectations for creativity leads to higher performance. [18:50]
Tom and Tim talk about what it means to copyright your faults. [26:52]
Tim emphasizes the importance of writing morning pages. [30:17]
Tim talks about the most important takeaways from his new book. [31:31]
Tim reveals an absurd goal that he has not shared with anyone else. [38:30]