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The Voluntary Life

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A podcast about living a life of your choosing. Topics covered include financial independence, productivity, freedom, entrepreneurship, peaceful parenting, minimalism, perpetual travel, and rational thinking.

A podcast about living a life of your choosing. Topics covered include financial independence, productivity, freedom, entrepreneurship, peaceful parenting, minimalism, perpetual travel, and rational thinking.

Location:

United States

Description:

A podcast about living a life of your choosing. Topics covered include financial independence, productivity, freedom, entrepreneurship, peaceful parenting, minimalism, perpetual travel, and rational thinking.

Language:

English


Episodes

Bonus Episode 17: Communication And Mindfulness

3/30/2020
A listener conversation about communication and mindfulness. Originally released in 2018 as a bonus episode for supporting listeners.

Duration:00:23:25

Bonus Episode 16: Tax Strategies And My Experience As An Entrepreneur

3/23/2020
A discussion with a listener about tax strategies and financial freedom. The previous episodes of TVL referenced are episodes 209 and 210 with Joshua Sheats from the Radical Personal Finance Podcast. Originally released in 2017 as a bonus episode for supporting listeners.

Duration:00:17:21

Bonus Episode 15: Speculating In Cryptocurrencies

3/16/2020
A lot of my listeners have taken an interest in bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, so the topic came up multiple times on patron livestreams. In this episode, I am sharing two conversations with patrons about speculating in cryptocurrencies. Originally released in 2017 as a bonus episode for supporting listeners.

Duration:00:22:20

Bonus Episode 13: Making A Big Change In Life

3/9/2020
A discussion with listeners about making a big change in life. Originally released in 2017 as a bonus episode for supporting listeners.

Duration:00:12:55

Bonus Episode 12: Are Cryptocurrencies A New Asset Class?

3/2/2020
A listener discussion about cryptocurrencies. Originally released in 2017 as a bonus episode for supporting listeners.

Duration:00:21:15

Bonus Episode 11: Being An Individual Vs Finding Community

2/24/2020
A conversation with listeners about the challenge of being an individual versus finding community. Originally released in 2017 as a bonus episode for supporting listeners.

Duration:00:18:19

Bonus Episode 9: What I Learned Growing Up In A Communist Squat

2/17/2020
Jake Desyllas interviewed on the Freecast podcast about his childhood and intellectual development. Originally released in 2017 as a bonus episode for supporting listeners.

Duration:00:10:15

Bonus Episode 8: Productivity Hacks For Evernote

2/10/2020
Many listeners asked me to provide more specific info about how I use various apps for productivity. This episode explains how I've customised Evernote for my own productivity. Originally released in 2017 as a bonus episode for supporting listeners.

Duration:00:13:23

Bonus Episode 5: Ending Friendships

2/3/2020
A listener conversation originally released in 2017 as a bonus episode for supporting listeners.

Duration:00:17:06

Bonus Episode 4: Should I Go Into Business With This Person?

1/27/2020
A listener conversation. Originally released in 2017 as a bonus episode for supporting listeners.

Duration:00:14:56

Bonus Episode 3: More On Cash In Investing

1/20/2020
A continuation of the discussion about cash in investing that I started on TVL Episode 297. Here are a couple of books for further reading: Originally released in 2017 as a bonus episode for supporting listeners.

Duration:00:13:22

Bonus Episode 2: How To Do A Daily Review

1/13/2020
A bonus episode about how to do a daily task review. If you implement this practice, you can start the day like a rocket launching. Originally released in June 2017 as a bonus episode for supporting listeners.

Duration:00:20:19

Bonus Episode 1: How To Sort Your Life Out Part 2

1/6/2020
This episode is part 2 of How To Sort Your Life Out. You can find Part 1 in episode 295 of The Voluntary Life. Originally released in June 2017 as a bonus episode for supporting listeners.

Duration:00:15:56

404 Endings And Beginnings

12/16/2019
A special episode about the end of The Voluntary Life podcast.

Duration:00:11:48

403 Travel, Minimalism, And Parenting: World Wanderers Interview

12/11/2019
An update about how my approach to travel and minimalism has changed since becoming a parent. From an interview on the World Wanderers Podcast. Show Notes: The World Wanderers PodcastXolo.io AudiobookeBookPaperback

Duration:00:44:51

402 Finding Your Own Path To A Job-Free Life

11/28/2019
A chapter from the audiobook of Job Free by Jake Desyllas. Show Notes: Support TVL on Patreon AudiobookeBookPaperback

Duration:00:18:38

401 Negotiate For Mutual Profit Audiobook Part 2

11/21/2019
Part 2 of the audiobook of Negotiate For Mutual Profit by Jake Desyllas. Part 1, which covered constructive communication, can be found in TVL Episode 371. Part 2, in this episode, covers the win-win negotiation method, principles, and good habits. Show Notes: TVL Episode 371:Support TVL on PatreonSupport TVL on BitBacker AudiobookeBookPaperback AudiobookeBookPaperback

Duration:00:20:18

400 What The Voluntary Life Is About

11/13/2019
An overview of the topics covered in The Voluntary Life, why I focus on these topics, and what you can get from them. Show Notes: Support TVL on PatreonSupport TVL on BitBacker AudiobookeBookPaperback AudiobookeBookPaperback

Duration:00:13:44

399 What I Learned Losing a Million Dollars

11/6/2019
A discussion of the lessons that can be taken from Jim Paul's book, What I Learned Losing a Million Dollars. Show Notes: What I Learned Losing a Million DollarsSupport TVL on PatreonSupport TVL on BitBacker AudiobookeBookPaperback

Duration:00:12:45

398 A Review of The Battle Hymn of The Tiger Mother

10/28/2019
What are the assumptions used in "tiger" parenting, and what is the goal? This episode is a review of The Battle Hymn of The Tiger Mother by Amy Chua.

Duration:00:23:18