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29: Ominous death clock

2/14/2018
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In our season finale, we talk about time and attention. Daniel takes John to task about whether or not time exists. And then we talk about ego. We'll be back with Season 4 soon!

Duration:00:37:35

28: Heroic feats of workaholism (with Stephen Hackett)

1/24/2018
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Relay.fm co-founder Stephen Hackett stops in to talk about the perils of finding personal identity in your work, whether or not it's important to "love" what you do, and the weird experience of having an emotional relationship with a corporation.

Duration:00:45:48

27: Discipline December pt. 2 (with Caleb Porzio)

1/3/2018
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This week we recap Discipline December. We talk discipline as a tool, the downside of letting fear motivate your work, and using experiments to diagnose your problems. Then John loses his mind over how much he loves “Holy Hour”.

Duration:00:49:33

26: Ego depletion

12/20/2017
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We return to form with this old school episode with no guest. John is having a hard time getting things done, and Daniel has ideas for how to help. We discuss working from home, making good check lists, slowing your roll, and taking notes.

Duration:00:31:54

25: Discipline December (with Caleb Porzio)

12/6/2017
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Daniel is going to be disciplined for (almost) a whole month! This is a very meta episode: protestant work ethic, work habits, budgeting, food, exercise, checklists, tidying up, and more! Follow along with our progress in the link in the show notes. If you want to join along, shoot us a tweet. Special Guest: Caleb Porzio.

Duration:00:45:07

19: Idealogical Purity Ideas (with Brianna Wu)

7/19/2017
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Brianna is running for Congress! She stops by to share her insights about the work of running a campaign, seeking to support people you don't agree with, and why Millennials need to take direct action instead of making symbolic political gestures. We also get into info security, online harassment, and then some inside-baseball talk about Apple and the future of gaming. We really hate asking, but your reviews on Apple Podcasts really do make a difference. Please consider rating and...

Duration:00:55:56

18: Eventually it sucks less (with Merlin Mann)

7/5/2017
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Merlin stops by to talk about finding a job that fits you, prototyping your future, and manufacturing care. Then we have a lot of rapid fire questions for him. Special Guest: Merlin Mann.

Duration:00:59:48

8: Maslow's Hierarchy of Goals

2/8/2017
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We talk about growing out of being a slug-like process person. John claims erroneously to be a Californian. What does it take to claim that you've been to a state. John was late to recording this episode because he has disabled all notifications on his devices.

Duration:00:41:08