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Why I Go Offline For 12 Straight Hours Every Day

Andrew Merle | Posted 04.25.2017 | Healthy Living
Andrew Merle

I go offline from 8pm - 8am every day. This means that I disconnect from email, social media, and internet for 12 consecutive hours each day. This hab...

8 Things Every Person Should Do Before 8 A.M.

Benjamin Hardy | Posted 03.14.2017 | Healthy Living
Benjamin Hardy

Life is busy. It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams. If you have a full-time job and kids, it’s even harder. How do you move forward? If...

Why Most People Will Never Be Successful

Benjamin Hardy | Posted 03.03.2017 | Healthy Living
Benjamin Hardy

“Success” isn’t just having lots of money. Many people with lots of money have horribly unhappy and radically imbalanced lives. Success is conti...

5 Books That Influenced My Success Mindset

Lynn Daue | Posted 04.16.2017 | Home
Lynn Daue

These types of titles find permanent places in my personal library. Whenever I feel myself losing faith, getting off track, or generally questioning my deviance from the tried-and-true path, I pull out one of these five books to get back in the game.

The 9 Best Books for Meaningful Change

Ben Michaelis, Ph.D. | Posted 02.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Ben Michaelis, Ph.D.

Like it or not, we are all always changing and adapting to circumstances as time rolls on. The positive thing about change is that with some effort we can help direct some (though not all) of the change in our lives as opposed to being victimized by it.

Annie Leibovitz, DonorsChoose and Myself Walked Into a School...

Craig Newmark | Posted 07.14.2013 | Impact
Craig Newmark

I went to NYC a few months back for a Vanity Fair photo shoot with staff, board members, and advisers.

WATCH: Talking 15-Minute Orgasms With Gavin Newsom

Aaron Sankin | Posted 12.07.2012 | San Francisco

If you can dream it, Tim Ferriss can tell you how to do it in four hours a week. Ferriss is the best-selling author of self-help books The 4-Hour W...

The Most Banned Book in U.S. History? Hardly

Andrew Shaffer | Posted 01.19.2013 | Home
Andrew Shaffer

What is so controversial about Tim Ferriss' new book to earn the title of "the most banned book in U.S. history"? With The 4-Hour Chef due to hit shelves this week, there's just one problem: There are no shelves for it to hit.

WATCH: New Timothy Ferriss Book Trailer Is Pretty Slick

Posted 11.07.2012 | Home

Timothy Ferriss is a publishing phenomenon. His first book, The 4 Hour Workweek, used Google Adwords to test out its title, and became a NYT number on...

VIDEO: The Health Habits Of Tim Ferriss, A Day In The Life's Latest Subject

Posted 04.24.2012 | Healthy Living

Tim Ferriss, the Internet entrepreneur and best-selling author, is best known for his unorthodox views on efficiency. His two books, The Four-Hour Wor...

'Hack Yourself': Words Of Wisdom From Silicon Valley's Self-Help Guru

The New Yorker | Posted 10.29.2011 | San Francisco

A few months ago, Timothy Ferriss, a self-help author, threw himself a party in San Francisco, where he lives. Officially, it was not a celebration fo...

The Intimacy Gap

Zac Hill | Posted 09.13.2011 | Media
Zac Hill

"Send Private messages to people by only sharing your post with them, disable reshare" --Google+ "CheatSheet" -- "Please read my letter // and prom...

Want a Bikini Bod for the Summer? Five Health and Fitness Books to Skip

Charlotte Hilton Andersen | Posted 08.07.2011 | Home
Charlotte Hilton Andersen

School's (almost) out for the summer! Instead of telling you a bunch of health and fitness books that you need to read, I'm giving you official permission to skip these five.

Self-Help Books You Can Read Without Embarrassment (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

From Flavorpill: By Kathleen Massara Janet Jackson just released True You: A Journey to Finding and Loving Yourself, and although we wouldn't ne...

'The 4-Hour Workweek' Author Chose Title Based On Word's Success In Google

Boing Boing | Cory Doctorow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Here's a fascinating case-study on how Timothy Ferriss, author of The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich, prototyped an...

Timothy Ferriss vs. Gary Vaynerchuk

Tim Ferriss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Tim Ferriss

Is it better to be socially connected online but spend the majority of your life on it, or is it better to be a digital recluse and perhaps suffer the consequences? I would be an example of the latter.

How to Surf Life: Attorney Turned Surf Guru

Tim Ferriss | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tim Ferriss

It's not giving up to put your current path on indefinite pause. He could pick up his law career exactly where he left off if he wanted to, but that is the furthest thing from his mind.

Meet The Guru Of The "4-Hour Workweek"

New York Times | Alex Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

AS one of Silicon Valley's most respected entrepreneurs, Marc Andreessen is something of a connoisseur of what he calls "productivity porn," or techni...