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The New Gillette Ad – We Believe: The Best Men Can Be

1/17/2019
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The new Gillette ad really caused a stir recently. Recently (January 2019) the giant shaving equipment manufacturer Gillette released a ‘short film’ called ‘We Believe: The Best Men Can Be’. It was essentially an advertisement for the Gillette brand. But it also laid claim to being a moral statement from... The post The New Gillette Ad – We Believe: The Best Men Can Be appeared first on The Good Life Guys.

Duration:00:45:24

Louis CK – Should We Forgive But Not Forget?

1/15/2019
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In late December 2018, the full audio of one of Louis CK’s first full-length comedy sets in over a year was leaked. Louis CK had not performed in public, apart from a few ‘secret’ short sets in small clubs, since he was accused of (and admitted to) sexual misconduct. In... The post Louis CK – Should We Forgive But Not Forget? appeared first on The Good Life Guys.

Duration:00:44:59

Deep Work – Cal Newport | Catapult Your Success

1/10/2019
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We live in a world that is more awash with distraction than ever before. Our attention is constantly vied for by social media, email, advertising in all its myriad forms, 24-hour rolling news, an infinity of YouTube videos, Netflix series, and even old-school media forms such as newspapers, television and... The post Deep Work – Cal Newport | Catapult Your Success appeared first on The Good Life Guys.

Duration:00:38:35

Is Donald Trump Correct About Baldness?

1/8/2019
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Is Donald Trump Correct About Baldness? Donald Trump has gone to incredible lengths to hide his baldness. Comb-overs, comb-unders, comb-arounds… he has it all going on. His bouffant is a super-structure held together by billions of tiny pins and clips. Let’s just say it is lucky that he gets to... The post Is Donald Trump Correct About Baldness? appeared first on The Good Life Guys.

Duration:00:31:56

The FI Life, With ‘The Escape Artist’

1/3/2019
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In this episode of the Good Life Guys, we interview Financial Independence blogger Barney Whiter aka The Escape Artist. Barney has been writing about financial independence, lifestyle optimization, philosophy, and psychology – with great humour and flair – on his blog since 2013. I (Stephen) discovered Barney’s blog in mid-2018 and devoured the whole thing over... The post The FI Life, With ‘The Escape Artist’ appeared first on The Good Life Guys.

Duration:01:32:09

How To Make New Years Resolutions Stick – The 8760 Hours Method

1/1/2019
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Duration:00:55:08

Russell Brand and Candace Owens – The Perils of High Intelligence

12/27/2018
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When a person has high intelligence they are often especially prone to denial and rationalisation. Highly-intelligent people tend to be able to convince themselves of anything, even untruths. Because they have such powerful brains highly intelligent people are good at coming up with arguments for positions that they want to... The post Russell Brand and Candace Owens – The Perils of High Intelligence appeared first on The Good Life Guys.

Duration:01:03:52

The Christmas Special 2018

12/24/2018
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At the end of every year we Good Life Guys like to get some of our good friends and favourite guests together for a few glasses of whatever peoples’ favourite tipple may be and a chinwag about the year that is drawing to a close. For the Good Life Guys... The post The Christmas Special 2018 appeared first on The Good Life Guys.

Duration:01:58:20

The Law Of Refraction – When Truth Is NOT Where It Seems To Be

12/20/2018
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What Is Refraction? Refraction is a term in physics that refers to the change in direction of a wave when it passes from one medium to another. This phenomenon is most easily recognised in the case of light waves. Examples Of Refraction An example of refraction is when an object... The post The Law Of Refraction – When Truth Is NOT Where It Seems To Be appeared first on The Good Life Guys.

Duration:00:46:24

The Dog Philosophy – How To Ask For What You Want

12/18/2018
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Being a human can be a complicated business. We have wants, desires, needs and preferences. Many of these go unfulfilled. This is often due to our own inability to egolessly, shamelessly, and healthily ask for what we want. Human minds are complex and often clouded by self-doubt, unnecessary shame and... The post The Dog Philosophy – How To Ask For What You Want appeared first on The Good Life Guys.

Duration:00:59:19

Integrative Psychology – Noel Bell

12/13/2018
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Noel Bell is a London-based therapist who practices integrative psychology. He has been obsessed with the human mind and its infinite array of madnesses, quirks, maladies, dark corners, and unknowables since he was a young boy. So it was only natural that Noel would study psychology and become a professional... The post Integrative Psychology – Noel Bell appeared first on The Good Life Guys.

Duration:02:26:46

10 Mindsets to Get You Through ANY Stressful Situation

12/11/2018
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1 There are certain core mindsets that are applicable across the board, in all areas of endeavour. Situations of importance can cause us stress. When there is something at stake pressure mounts, and anxiety and stress often creep in. When in potentially stressful situations – social situations, dating, making love,... The post 10 Mindsets to Get You Through ANY Stressful Situation appeared first on The Good Life Guys.

Duration:01:42:37

Social Freedom Is Life

12/6/2018
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Here on the Good Life Guys Show / Podcast, we talk about social freedom a lot. We both really value being able to be free and spontaneous in the world. To truly be ourselves, unencumbered by anxiety, self-conscious, fear and self-judgement, is an ideal that we both hold in the... The post Social Freedom Is Life appeared first on The Good Life Guys.

Duration:01:39:43

Neuroticism and Self-Help – a Marriage From Hell?

12/4/2018
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Neuroticism and Self-Help – a Marriage From Hell? Neuroticism is a personality trait. And it’s not a particularly pleasant trait for those who experience a high level of it. Neuroticism refers to a long-term tendency to be in a negative or anxious mood. People high in neuroticism tend... The post Neuroticism and Self-Help – a Marriage From Hell? appeared first on The Good Life Guys.

Duration:01:23:47

The End Of Average – Todd Rose

11/29/2018
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The End Of Average, by Todd Rose, is a transformative book. Reading this short but super-informative book will change how you view the world forever. Everything Should Be Measured Against the Average There is an idea that has become hugely influential in modern times. It says that everything should be... The post The End Of Average – Todd Rose appeared first on The Good Life Guys.

Duration:00:48:38

The Life-Changing Magic Of Not Giving a Fuck

11/27/2018
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’The Life-Changing Magic Of Not Giving A Fuck’ by Sarah Knight is a pop-psychology book that packs a punch. It is written in a simple and breezy style that could put-off readers who are used to devouring denser prose. But while the writing style is elementary and self-consciously... The post The Life-Changing Magic Of Not Giving a Fuck appeared first on The Good Life Guys.

Duration:00:59:47

Louis Theroux – 6 Ways To Become A Master Conversationalist

11/22/2018
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Learning to be a master conversationalist will serve you very well in life. You will grow and become wise at a fast rate because your mind will be open and flexible. You will be loved and adored by other people because you will make them feel listened to and appreciated.... The post Louis Theroux – 6 Ways To Become A Master Conversationalist appeared first on The Good Life Guys.

Duration:01:08:52

The Pitfall Of Confusing Taste For Fact

11/20/2018
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We humans find it all too easy to jump to conclusions and judge other people. Many of us have an unfortunate habit of passing judgment on other people’s inherent worth based on extremely scant evidence. Snobbishness is a mindset that too many of us too easily fall into. We... The post The Pitfall Of Confusing Taste For Fact appeared first on The Good Life Guys.

Duration:00:47:09

Yuval Noah Harari – 5 Imminent Changes To The World

11/15/2018
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Yuval Noah Harari is the bestselling author of Sapiens, Homo Deus and 21 Lessons For The 21st Century. His first book, Sapiens, was a mega-hit. It chronicles the rise and development of homo sapiens from the earliest proto-humans to present-day suit-wearing, smartphone-using man/woman. Sapiens captured the imaginations of millions.... The post Yuval Noah Harari – 5 Imminent Changes To The World appeared first on The Good Life Guys.

Duration:01:10:15

9 Beliefs That Will Ruin Your Life

11/14/2018
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The things we believe about the world, life, and ourselves have a giant impact on us. Certain beliefs help us to get on in life, to be happy and do well. While other beliefs hold us back, making us anxious, depressed and ineffective. It is very helpful to weed... The post 9 Beliefs That Will Ruin Your Life appeared first on The Good Life Guys.

Duration:01:16:17