The Pathless Path with Paul Millerd

Paul Millerd

The Pathless Path is hosted by Paul Millerd - a writer, creator, and consultant. He has conversations with freelancers, self-employed entrepreneurs, creators, and vagabonds who share their perspectives on their relationship with work, burnout, bootstrapping, indie hacking, remote work, reinvention, creativity, sabbaticals, leisure, self-employment, unconventional living, and digital nomadism. Past guests include Ali Abdaal, Khe Hy, Ben Hunt, Wade Foster, Dan Vassallo, Kris Abdelmessih, Steph Smith, Amir Salihefendić, Alex Pang, Visakan Veerasamy, and more. read less

#147 You Can Love Cooking Too - Myles Snider on intuitive cooking, living in Argentina, working in Tulum, food industry scripts, health myths, the beauty of "slow cooking"
6d ago
#147 You Can Love Cooking Too - Myles Snider on intuitive cooking, living in Argentina, working in Tulum, food industry scripts, health myths, the beauty of "slow cooking"
Myles is a chef and a farmer's market enthusiast. He studied economics and was pursuing many other interests like filmmaking on the side. During his stay in Argentina, he realized that he wanted to follow his true passion - cooking. Although he hasn't gone to a fancy cooking school, he managed to get a position working under a former Michelin star chef in Tulum and now he's sharing his love for cooking on the Internet, making it approachable for other people.🎥🍿 YOUTUBE: WATCH HEREIf you're interested in Myles Course, check out 80/20 cookingLinks: Twitter: @myles_cooks WebsiteCooking formNewsletterCookware guidePantry guideFavorite olive oil⌛TIMESTAMPS(00:11) - Introduction (01:03) - The scripts Myles grew up with (11:00) - Studying economics & his stay in Argentina (18:59) - Falling in love with cooking (24:36) - Laziness & Fears (30:52) - Passion & Identity (34:23) - Working in a high-level restaurant in Tulum (38:16) - Anyone can cook, health myths and enjoyment (01:00:27) - Myles' failed spice company (01:03:04) - Trust & Doing things for fun (01:10:44) - Slow cooking (01:12:12) - Path role models, cooking as art 📕Buy Paul’s Book (Published Jan 2022): The Pathless Path😁👉😁 Want To Connect, Create & Root For Others On The Pathless Path? - Join 100+ Others In The Find The Others Community📲Connect + Follow PaulTwitter: @p_millerd Paul’s Newsletter: Subscribe to Boundless Paul’s YouTube: Subscribe 🙏Further Ways To Support The Podcast:Looking for alternatives to traditional health insurance in the US? Check out Crowdhealth I use Transistor to host this podcast. It rocks. Launch Yours Here I record high-quality videos using Riverside: Sign Up Here Epic transcription & text-based video editing via Descript Become a sponsor of the Podcast / NewsletterWant to upgrade your Zoom studio? Check out Kevin Shen’s Dream Studio Course Want to launch a course? Podia or Teachable are both greatWeb Hosting: Skystra Fast WordPress HostingHost your own community" Circle 14-day free trial
#146 Separating Work & Identity - Simone Stolzoff on the myth of a "Dream Job," last-minute around the world trip, journalism, work, identity, writing his book, knowing when to quit, and the dangers of turning passion into a livelihood
May 22 2023
#146 Separating Work & Identity - Simone Stolzoff on the myth of a "Dream Job," last-minute around the world trip, journalism, work, identity, writing his book, knowing when to quit, and the dangers of turning passion into a livelihood
Simone Stolzoff has worn many hats. He's worked as a writer, designer, and now, Author. He grew up with "four parents", each having a unique influence on him,  He grew up being told he could do whatever he wanted but realized there were assumptions behind that. Over the last couple of years, he's contemplated how we can design a life not centered around work (which obviously interests me as well) and has come to some interesting conclusions.🎥🍿 YOUTUBE: WATCH HERE📕Buy Simone's Book (Just Released): https://amzn.to/3BLd98sLinks:Twitter: @SimoneStolzoff Simone's Website:  simonestolzoff.com Recent Essay On Work⌛TIMESTAMPS(00:00) - Intro (01:46) - The scripts that Simone grew up with (06:46) - Anis Mojgani, copyrighting and travel (18:27) - Career & Journalism (22:18) - Work, Passion, and Identity (34:49) - Writing vs Selling a Book, Knowing when to stop (47:52) - Work & Fear (56:08) - Staying on the path 📕Buy Paul’s Book (Published Jan 2022): The Pathless Path😁👉😁 Want To Connect, Create & Root For Others On The Pathless Path? - Join 100+ Others In The Find The Others Community📲Connect + Follow PaulTwitter: @p_millerd Paul’s Newsletter: Subscribe to Boundless Paul’s YouTube: Subscribe 🙏Further Ways To Support The Podcast:Looking for alternatives to traditional health insurance in the US? Check out Crowdhealth I use Transistor to host this podcast. It rocks. Launch Yours Here I record high-quality videos using Riverside: Sign Up Here Epic transcription & text-based video editing via Descript Become a sponsor of the Podcast / NewsletterWant to upgrade your Zoom studio? Check out Kevin Shen’s Dream Studio Course Want to launch a course? Podia or Teachable are both greatWeb Hosting: Skystra Fast WordPress HostingHost your own community" Circle 14-day free trial
#145 Capitalist by Day, Spiritual by Night - Alex Hardy on achievement, Wall Street, tech startups, exiting his company, pride & suffering, his sabbatical, suppressing his curiosity and rediscovering his passions
May 15 2023
#145 Capitalist by Day, Spiritual by Night - Alex Hardy on achievement, Wall Street, tech startups, exiting his company, pride & suffering, his sabbatical, suppressing his curiosity and rediscovering his passions
Alex was crushing it early in his career, ending up on Wall Street after getting a combined JD/MBA.  But after a few years, he went looking for his next mountain, aiming his ambition at the tech sector. He ended up co-founding LiveOak, a company he eventually sold in 2020. After that, he struggled to determine what was next and finally decided to walk away from more than a million dollars. Now he's embracing non-doing, reconnecting with his passions, and figuring out what's next. 🎥🍿 YOUTUBE: WATCH HERELinks:Twitter: @CantHardyWait ⌛TIMESTAMPS(01:08) - The scripts Alex grew up with (09:28) - Law School & Business School (22:03) - Wall Street, Banking & The Pride in suffering (30:17) - Tech Start-ups, coffee meetings and friendlessness (56:34) - Exiting his tech company & "Total Work" (01:14:39) - His Sabbatical, Finding Work Worth Doing & The American Mind (01:21:20) - Forgotten Hobbies, Borders & The Love for The Present (01:29:17) - Closing remarks 📕Buy Paul’s Book (Published Jan 2022): The Pathless Path😁👉😁 Want To Connect, Create & Root For Others On The Pathless Path? - Join 100+ Others In The Find The Others Community📲Connect + Follow PaulTwitter: @p_millerd Paul’s Newsletter: Subscribe to Boundless Paul’s YouTube: Subscribe 🙏Further Ways To Support The Podcast:Looking for alternatives to traditional health insurance in the US? Check out Crowdhealth I use Transistor to host this podcast. It rocks. Launch Yours Here I record high-quality videos using Riverside: Sign Up Here Epic transcription & text-based video editing via Descript Become a sponsor of the Podcast / NewsletterWant to upgrade your Zoom studio? Check out Kevin Shen’s Dream Studio Course Want to launch a course? Podia or Teachable are both greatWeb Hosting: Skystra Fast WordPress HostingHost your own community" Circle 14-day free trial
#144 The Creator Pivot - Khe Hy on laying people off, collapsing course demand, seasons of creativity, having zero change in net worth in eight years, competitiveness, investing, coaching, and marriage on the pathless path
May 8 2023
#144 The Creator Pivot - Khe Hy on laying people off, collapsing course demand, seasons of creativity, having zero change in net worth in eight years, competitiveness, investing, coaching, and marriage on the pathless path
In 2015 Khe left a Wall Street carrier to pursue his own path of "uncomfortable introspection", reevaluating his life. This is a constant process - Khe is always being emergent to himself. Now he finds himself at a crossroads - after a great initial success in 2020, he recently had to scale down his cohort-based course. Although laying people off was tough, Khe welcomes the change as entering a new season of creativity.🎥🍿 YOUTUBE: WATCH HERELinks:Twitter: @khemaridh radreads.coDownload Khe's Free Money Guide ⌛TIMESTAMPS 📕Buy Paul’s Book (Published Jan 2022): The Pathless Path😁👉😁 Want To Connect, Create & Root For Others On The Pathless Path? - Join 100+ Others In The Find The Others Community📲Connect + Follow PaulTwitter: @p_millerd Paul’s Newsletter: Subscribe to Boundless Paul’s YouTube: Subscribe 🙏Further Ways To Support The Podcast:Looking for alternatives to traditional health insurance in the US? Check out Crowdhealth I use Transistor to host this podcast. It rocks. Launch Yours Here I record high-quality videos using Riverside: Sign Up Here Epic transcription & text-based video editing via Descript Become a sponsor of the Podcast / NewsletterWant to upgrade your Zoom studio? Check out Kevin Shen’s Dream Studio Course Want to launch a course? Podia or Teachable are both greatWeb Hosting: Skystra Fast WordPress HostingHost your own community" Circle 14-day free trial
#143 The Art of Living - Kyle Kowalski on how to have an existential crisis, synthesizing the art of living, curiosity as fuel, his relationship with money, "killing himself to work" and "purpose washing" in big companies
May 1 2023
#143 The Art of Living - Kyle Kowalski on how to have an existential crisis, synthesizing the art of living, curiosity as fuel, his relationship with money, "killing himself to work" and "purpose washing" in big companies
Kyle was a marketing executive who believed in the "hard work" ethic. After an existential crisis, he decided to carve his own path as a solopreneur and started Sloww - "a trusted resource of lifelong learning". Kyle describes his purpose as "synthesizing the art of living for students of life".🎥🍿 YOUTUBE: WATCH HERELinks:Twitter: @KyKow Sloww: sloww.co Happiness BookIgikai 2.0⌛TIMESTAMPS 📕Buy Paul’s Book (Published Jan 2022): The Pathless Path😁👉😁 Want To Connect, Create & Root For Others On The Pathless Path? - Join 100+ Others In The Find The Others Community📲Connect + Follow PaulTwitter: @p_millerd Paul’s Newsletter: Subscribe to Boundless Paul’s YouTube: Subscribe 🙏Further Ways To Support The Podcast:Looking for alternatives to traditional health insurance in the US? Check out Crowdhealth I use Transistor to host this podcast. It rocks. Launch Yours Here I record high-quality videos using Riverside: Sign Up Here Epic transcription & text-based video editing via Descript Become a sponsor of the Podcast / NewsletterWant to upgrade your Zoom studio? Check out Kevin Shen’s Dream Studio Course Want to launch a course? Podia or Teachable are both greatWeb Hosting: Skystra Fast WordPress HostingHost your own community" Circle 14-day free trial
#142 Goofing Off On Purpose - Kevin Kelly on why we should subsidize travel for young people, owning his time, a rest ethic, riding his bike across US, his love of YouTube, staying optimistic about the future, raising children and his new book
Apr 17 2023
#142 Goofing Off On Purpose - Kevin Kelly on why we should subsidize travel for young people, owning his time, a rest ethic, riding his bike across US, his love of YouTube, staying optimistic about the future, raising children and his new book
Kevin is the founding executive editor of Wired magazine, a writer and a photographer. When he was young he dropped out of college and travelled to Taiwan, which he describes as a live changing experience. Kevin is passionate about owning his time, the importance of goofing off and staying optimistic about the development of technology.🎥🍿 YOUTUBE: WATCH HERELinks:Kevin's website: kk.org Kevin's articles on Wired Excellent Advice on Living: Amazon ⌛TIMESTAMPS(01:01) - Taiwan and the importance of travel (08:53) - Owning time instead of money (14:12) - Work, rest ethic, taking time to goof off (24:57) - Riding his bike across US (28:45) - YouTube (33:12) - Patience, optimism and technological changes (39:59) - Raising Children (45:10) - Kevin's book and the power of outsourcing 📕Buy Paul’s Book (Published Jan 2022): The Pathless Path😁👉😁 Want To Connect, Create & Root For Others On The Pathless Path? - Join 100+ Others In The Find The Others Community📲Connect + Follow PaulTwitter: @p_millerd Paul’s Newsletter: Subscribe to Boundless Paul’s YouTube: Subscribe 🙏Further Ways To Support The Podcast:Looking for alternatives to traditional health insurance in the US? Check out Crowdhealth I use Transistor to host this podcast. It rocks. Launch Yours Here I record high-quality videos using Riverside: Sign Up Here Epic transcription & text-based video editing via Descript Become a sponsor of the Podcast / NewsletterWant to upgrade your Zoom studio? Check out Kevin Shen’s Dream Studio Course Want to launch a course? Podia or Teachable are both greatWeb Hosting: Skystra Fast WordPress HostingHost your own community" Circle 14-day free trial
#141 Ryan Holiday's Secret Weapon - Billy Oppenheimer on growing in Philadelphia, almost going to law school, role models, working with Ryan Holiday, his research process, the notecard system, skiing, and the downsides to fame
Apr 10 2023
#141 Ryan Holiday's Secret Weapon - Billy Oppenheimer on growing in Philadelphia, almost going to law school, role models, working with Ryan Holiday, his research process, the notecard system, skiing, and the downsides to fame
Billy used to be an avid skier, working odd jobs and traveling between the northern and southern hemispheres trying to catch the best skiing. In 2018 he e-mailed Ryan Holiday and pitched him on doing some work for him for free. In a couple of months, he was hired as Ryan's research assistant.  Billy is one of the most curious people I know and we dive into his journey. 🎥🍿 YOUTUBE: WATCH HERELinks:Twitter: @bpoppenheimer Website: billyoppenheimer.com Billy's Newsletter ⌛TIMESTAMPS(00:56) - The scripts Billy grew up with (13:07) - Reaching out to Ryan Holiday (17:14) - The research process and learning from Ryan (24:43) - Skiing, Australia and finding his own voice (39:45) - Animal courtship (43:04) - How Ryan Holiday manages his team (51:04) - Ambition and learning from past models (01:02:32) - Downsides to fame (01:03:23) - Where can we find Biilly? 📕Buy Paul’s Book (Published Jan 2022): The Pathless Path😁👉😁 Want To Connect, Create & Root For Others On The Pathless Path? - Join 100+ Others In The Find The Others Community📲Connect + Follow PaulTwitter: @p_millerd Paul’s Newsletter: Subscribe to Boundless Paul’s YouTube: Subscribe 🙏Further Ways To Support The Podcast:Looking for alternatives to traditional health insurance in the US? Check out Crowdhealth I use Transistor to host this podcast. It rocks. Launch Yours Here I record high-quality videos using Riverside: Sign Up Here Epic transcription & text-based video editing via Descript Become a sponsor of the Podcast / NewsletterWant to upgrade your Zoom studio? Check out Kevin Shen’s Dream Studio Course Want to launch a course? Podia or Teachable are both greatWeb Hosting: Skystra Fast WordPress HostingHost your own community" Circle 14-day free trial
#139 Compounding Memes - Trung Phan on his great grandfather, living abroad, the expat community in Asia, writing, working at The Hustle, children and work, balancing his various activities, going solo, and playing the long game
Mar 27 2023
#139 Compounding Memes - Trung Phan on his great grandfather, living abroad, the expat community in Asia, writing, working at The Hustle, children and work, balancing his various activities, going solo, and playing the long game
Trung is a writer at Workweek, cofounder of bearly.ai, and co-host of the Not Investment Advice podcast. He is passionate about playing the long game and unleashing the power of compounding.🎥🍿 YOUTUBE: WATCH HERELinks:Twitter: @TrungTPhan Website: trungtphan.com Bearly.AIPodcast: Not Investment Advice Trung's writing at Bloomberg and Workweek  Trung's Newsletter ⌛TIMESTAMPS(02:12) - College and getting up late (04:06) - Trung's great grandfather - Vietnamese hero (08:53) - Vietnam, important lessons from living abroad (21:27) - Writing & productivity (43:04) - Kids, work & flexibility (46:58) - Playing the long game📕Buy Paul’s Book (Published Jan 2022): The Pathless Path😁👉😁 Want To Connect, Create & Root For Others On The Pathless Path? - Join 100+ Others In The Find The Others Community📲Connect + Follow PaulTwitter: @p_millerd Paul’s Newsletter: Subscribe to Boundless Paul’s YouTube: Subscribe 🙏Further Ways To Support The Podcast:I use Transistor to host this podcast. It rocks. Launch Your Here I record high-quality video using Riverside: Sign Up Here Become a sponsor of the Podcast / NewsletterWant to upgrade your Zoom studio? Check out Kevin Shen’s Dream Studio Course Want to launch a course? Podia or Teachable are both greatWeb Hosting: Skystra Fast WordPress HostingHost your own community" Circle 14-day free trial 📕Buy Paul’s Book (Published Jan 2022): The Pathless Path😁👉😁 Want To Connect, Create & Root For Others On The Pathless Path? - Join 100+ Others In The Find The Others Community📲Connect + Follow PaulTwitter: @p_millerd Paul’s Newsletter: Subscribe to Boundless Paul’s YouTube: Subscribe 🙏Further Ways To Support The Podcast:Looking for alternatives to traditional health insurance in the US? Check out Crowdhealth I use Transistor to host this podcast. It rocks. Launch Yours Here I record high-quality videos using Riverside: Sign Up Here Epic transcription & text-based video editing via Descript Become a sponsor of the Podcast / NewsletterWant to upgrade your Zoom studio? Check out Kevin Shen’s Dream Studio Course Want to launch a course? Podia or Teachable are both greatWeb Hosting: Skystra Fast WordPress HostingHost your own community" Circle 14-day free trial
#138 Money & The Creator Economy - Steph Smith on our lack of wisdom about money, reaching "ice cream freedom", The Hustle, balancing employment and side gigs, unconventional paths, opportunities in the creator economy and how not to get disappointed at your wedding
Mar 20 2023
#138 Money & The Creator Economy - Steph Smith on our lack of wisdom about money, reaching "ice cream freedom", The Hustle, balancing employment and side gigs, unconventional paths, opportunities in the creator economy and how not to get disappointed at your wedding
Steph Smith is the host of the  a16z podcast and is an online creator, former consultant, former digital nomad and all-around badass.  We talk about money, work, relationships, and weddings...🎥🍿 YOUTUBE: WATCH HERELinks:Twitter: @stephsmithio Steph's book: doingcontentright.com a16z Podcast The Sh*t You Don't Learn in School PodcastBlog: stephsmith.io ⌛TIMESTAMPS(01:19) - The scripts that Steph grew up with (03:09) - Perceptions of money over time (28:37) - Working at The Hustle (34:12) - A16Z and Beginner's Mindset (38:19) - Solving the life puzzle with a partner (47:11) - Scripts around kids (52:35) - Avoiding long wedding planning cycles (56:25) - Full-time employment and podcasting (58:16) - Opportunities in the creator economy (01:02:38) - Is Paul underpricing his book? (01:06:12) - The most interesting opportunities in the creator economy  📕Buy Paul’s Book (Published Jan 2022): The Pathless Path😁👉😁 Want To Connect, Create & Root For Others On The Pathless Path? - Join 100+ Others In The Find The Others Community📲Connect + Follow PaulTwitter: @p_millerd Paul’s Newsletter: Subscribe to Boundless Paul’s YouTube: Subscribe 🙏Further Ways To Support The Podcast:Looking for alternatives to traditional health insurance in the US? Check out Crowdhealth I use Transistor to host this podcast. It rocks. Launch Yours Here I record high-quality videos using Riverside: Sign Up Here Epic transcription & text-based video editing via Descript Become a sponsor of the Podcast / NewsletterWant to upgrade your Zoom studio? Check out Kevin Shen’s Dream Studio Course Want to launch a course? Podia or Teachable are both greatWeb Hosting: Skystra Fast WordPress HostingHost your own community" Circle 14-day free trial
#137 Life as Conversation - Russ Roberts on his relationship with his father, starting the EconTalk podcast in 2006, Adam Smith, why people want to be "lovely", aiming high, why it's hard to have fun, misunderstandings of the academic world, and moving to Israel in his 60's
Mar 13 2023
#137 Life as Conversation - Russ Roberts on his relationship with his father, starting the EconTalk podcast in 2006, Adam Smith, why people want to be "lovely", aiming high, why it's hard to have fun, misunderstandings of the academic world, and moving to Israel in his 60's
🥳 Join Find The Others: Learn More HereRuss is an economist, a research fellow at Stanford University's Hoover Institution and president of Shalem College in Jerusalem. One of pioneers of podcasting, he's been hosting EconTalk since 2006.🎥🍿 YOUTUBE: WATCH HERELinks:Twitter: @EconTalker EconTalk Website: www.econtalk.org EconTalk YouTube Channel⌛TIMESTAMPS(03:25) - The influence of Russ' father (11:33) - What modern economics often fails to observe (16:35) - Adam Smith and human nature (27:25) - Starting EconTalk in 2006 (41:56) - Moving to Israel in his 60's (46:49) - How people misunderstand the Academia (50:57) - How Russ' approach to his podcast developed over time (54:15) - The metaphor of a conversation (58:25) - Mortality & fatherhood (01:05:03) - Russ' dream guest and what's next📕Buy Paul’s Book: The Pathless Path🤝Join Find The Others: A Community For People On Unconventional Paths📲Connect + Follow PaulTwitter: @p_millerd Paul’s Newsletter: Subscribe to Boundless Paul’s YouTube: Subscribe 🙏Further Ways To Support The Podcast:I use Transistor to host this podcast. It rocks. Launch Your Here I record high-quality video using Riverside: Sign Up Here Become a sponsor of the Podcast / NewsletterWant to upgrade your Zoom studio? Check out Kevin Shen’s Dream Studio Course Want to launch a course? Podia or Teachable are both greatWeb Hosting: Skystra Fast WordPress HostingHost your own community" Circle 14-day free trial
#136 Complexity & Complicatedness - Sam Spurlin on playing hockey, why he quit teaching, studying at Claremont, leaving a PhD program, working pro bono too start his career, complicated vs complex systems, how to deal with ego in organizations, remote work failures, podcasting with his brother, and the importance of a retrospective meeting
Mar 6 2023
#136 Complexity & Complicatedness - Sam Spurlin on playing hockey, why he quit teaching, studying at Claremont, leaving a PhD program, working pro bono too start his career, complicated vs complex systems, how to deal with ego in organizations, remote work failures, podcasting with his brother, and the importance of a retrospective meeting
🥳 Join Find The Others: Learn More HereSam is a partner at The Ready - an organizational design consultancy operating fully remotely. He is also a prolific writer, passionate about personal development, self-managing organizations and adopting a more human, adaptive, and meaningful way of working.🎥🍿 YOUTUBE: WATCH HERELinks:Twitter: @samspurlin Instagram: samspurlin LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/samspurlin Sam's writing: samspurlin.com/writing Sam's writing on Medium: samspurlin.medium.com Newsletter: thedeliberate.substack.com/p/landing-page ⌛TIMESTAMPS(00:53) - The scripts that Sam grew up with (10:29) - Teaching and why Sam quit (17:30) - Claremont and letting go of the PhD (26:09) - Working pro bono to become a consultant (31:46) - Complicated vs complex systems, ego in the organizations (55:03) - Writing, podcasting, farming and retrospective meetings (01:03:16) - The trap of a "dream job" (01:06:41) - Closing remarks📕Buy Paul’s Book (Published Jan 2022): The Pathless Path😁👉😁 Want To Connect, Create & Root For Others On The Pathless Path? - Join 100+ Others In The Find The Others Community📲Connect + Follow PaulTwitter: @p_millerd Paul’s Newsletter: Subscribe to Boundless Paul’s YouTube: Subscribe 🙏Further Ways To Support The Podcast:I use Transistor to host this podcast. It rocks. Launch Your Here I record high-quality video using Riverside: Sign Up Here Become a sponsor of the Podcast / NewsletterWant to upgrade your Zoom studio? Check out Kevin Shen’s Dream Studio Course Want to launch a course? Podia or Teachable are both greatWeb Hosting: Skystra Fast WordPress HostingHost your own community" Circle 14-day free trial
#135 Beyond Comfort - Derek Sivers on why great musicians shake things up, ambition, and moving to a new country as a superpower, lessons from Singapore, and the scripts around having children
Feb 27 2023
#135 Beyond Comfort - Derek Sivers on why great musicians shake things up, ambition, and moving to a new country as a superpower, lessons from Singapore, and the scripts around having children
🥳 Join Find The Others: Learn More HereDerek Sivers has been a musician, producer, circus performer, successful entrepreneur, TED speaker, and book publisher. He has lived all around the world and has never let himself be too comfortable - constantly changing and following his inner ambition.🎥🍿 YOUTUBE: WATCH HERELinks:Twitter: @sivers Website: sive.rs My Favorite Derek Book: Anything You Want ⌛TIMESTAMPS(00:54) - The scripts that Derek grew up with(06:05) - Comfort as a plateau that needs to be shattered(12:06) - Travel as a tool to change your life(17:46) - Beliefs and actions(23:08) - Learning from other people's approaches to life(28:04) - Derek's future and how to learn from when our lives go off track(34:13) - Scripts around having kids(46:17) - Retirement & Ambition(57:39) - Closing remarks📕Buy Paul’s Book (Published Jan 2022): The Pathless Path😁👉😁 Want To Connect, Create & Root For Others On The Pathless Path? - Join 100+ Others In The Find The Others Community📲Connect + Follow PaulTwitter: @p_millerd Paul’s Newsletter: Subscribe to Boundless Paul’s YouTube: Subscribe 🙏Further Ways To Support The Podcast:I use Transistor to host this podcast. It rocks. Launch Your Here I record high-quality video using Riverside: Sign Up Here Become a sponsor of the Podcast / NewsletterWant to upgrade your Zoom studio? Check out Kevin Shen’s Dream Studio Course Want to launch a course? Podia or Teachable are both greatWeb Hosting: Skystra Fast WordPress HostingHost your own community" Circle 14-day free trial
#134 The Office-Based Reality is Over - Dror Poleg on entrepreneurship in Israel, studying in Australia, working in China, Future of Remote Work and The Real Estate Business, How To Write A Top 5 Book in Almost Any Category, The Disappearance of The Middle-Skilled Job, Inequality and The End of The Offices
Feb 20 2023
#134 The Office-Based Reality is Over - Dror Poleg on entrepreneurship in Israel, studying in Australia, working in China, Future of Remote Work and The Real Estate Business, How To Write A Top 5 Book in Almost Any Category, The Disappearance of The Middle-Skilled Job, Inequality and The End of The Offices
Dror worked as a real estate private equity exec, startup founder, front-end developer, parliamentary advisor, and soldier. Having lived all around the world he is now based in NYC, writing as an “Economic Historian”.Having predicted that remote work is going to become the new norm back in 2015, he has just published a survival guide titled "After Office".🎥🍿 YOUTUBE: WATCH HERELinks:Twitter: @drorpoleg Website: drorpoleg.com After Office ⌛TIMESTAMPS (13:30) - Living in Australia and China (22:32) - Writing and Work in Dror's life (27:08) - Remote Work and Real Estate (42:41) - Using information from the Internet - writing a top 5 book (49:57) - Unconventional Paths and The Disappearance of The Middle-Skilled Jobs (59:11) - Inequality, Luck, and Challenges for The US  📕Buy Paul’s Book (Published Jan 2022): The Pathless Path😁👉😁 Want To Connect, Create & Root For Others On The Pathless Path? - Join 100+ Others In The Find The Others Community📲Connect + Follow PaulTwitter: @p_millerd Paul’s Newsletter: Subscribe to Boundless Paul’s YouTube: Subscribe 🙏Further Ways To Support The Podcast:Looking for alternatives to traditional health insurance in the US? Check out Crowdhealth I use Transistor to host this podcast. It rocks. Launch Yours Here I record high-quality videos using Riverside: Sign Up Here Epic transcription & text-based video editing via Descript Become a sponsor of the Podcast / NewsletterWant to upgrade your Zoom studio? Check out Kevin Shen’s Dream Studio Course Want to launch a course? Podia or Teachable are both greatWeb Hosting: Skystra Fast WordPress HostingHost your own community" Circle 14-day free trial
#133 Creation Without The Ego - Isabel Unraveled on writing, "the chronic state of performing", detaching your sense of self from the work, finding the inner child, paying attention to your emotions, trusting your intuition and why people should stop pretending
Feb 13 2023
#133 Creation Without The Ego - Isabel Unraveled on writing, "the chronic state of performing", detaching your sense of self from the work, finding the inner child, paying attention to your emotions, trusting your intuition and why people should stop pretending
Isabel is a writer who is very passionate about the creative process. She has some powerful original ideas about the relationship between the artist and their creation, trusting one's intuition, and why people should stop pretending.🎥🍿 YOUTUBE: WATCH HERELinks:Twitter: @isabelunraveled Isabel's Writing: https://mindmine.substack.com ⌛TIMESTAMPS(0:11) Introduction (5:41) "The chronic state of performing" (12:00) Missing and rediscovering her passion for writing (34:38) Detaching your sense of self from the work (41:52) The inner child (53:02) Why people should just stop pretending? (1:00:30) How Isabel thinks (or doesn't think) about her future? (1:04:09) Closing remarks 📕Buy Paul’s Book (Published Jan 2022): The Pathless Path 😁👉😁 Want To Connect, Create & Root For Others On The Pathless Path? - Join 100+ Others In The Find The Others Community📲Connect + Follow PaulTwitter: @p_millerd Paul’s Newsletter: Subscribe to Boundless Paul’s YouTube: Subscribe 🙏Further Ways To Support The Podcast:I use Transistor to host this podcast. It rocks. Launch Your Here I record high-quality video using Riverside: Sign Up Here Become a sponsor of the Podcast / NewsletterWant to upgrade your Zoom studio? Check out Kevin Shen’s Dream Studio Course Want to launch a course? Podia or Teachable are both greatWeb Hosting: Skystra Fast WordPress HostingHost your own community" Circle 14-day free trial
#131 The Art of Sabbaticals - Cécile and Michelle on finding "forgotten hobbies", writing online, improving their relationship with money, abundance mindset and rediscovering joy
Jan 30 2023
#131 The Art of Sabbaticals - Cécile and Michelle on finding "forgotten hobbies", writing online, improving their relationship with money, abundance mindset and rediscovering joy
Cécile has had a successful career in consulting, acquiring a senior position in a big company that has taken a leadership role in the energy transition in the UK. Although she was passionate about her job she decided to go on a yearlong sabbatical from work, traveling around the world and writing - creating space for her curiosity & creativity.Michelle has a background in sales but after a couple of years in the business she decided to go on a sabbatical that doesn't seem to have an end. When she isn't busy fending off people who constantly try to hire her, she runs a podcast with her sister - "Status Post Adulting Podcast" and she has written multiple essays, while slowly "getting famous for not working" in the meantime.🎥🍿 YOUTUBE: WATCH HERECécile:Twitter: @cecile_mcm Website: https://www.cecilemarion.org/ Book a 1-on-1 Call With Cecile (Gift Economy): Book Here Michelle:Twitter: @mvarghoose Michelle's Essays: Newsletter Podcast: Status Post-Adulting My Essay On The Ultimate Guide To Sabbaticals⌛TIMESTAMPS(0:00) Audio intro(2:27) Deciding to go on a sabbatical (25:29) "There is nothing to do" - rediscovering joy (30:05) Lowering the cost of living (46:58) How people change on a sabbatical - discovering writing (1:08:30) Getting famous for not working, the gig economy(1:11:17) The role of writing in Cécile's journey (1:15:37) Returning to work - closing thoughts📕Buy Paul’s Book (Published Jan 2022): The Pathless Path 😁👉😁 Want To Connect, Create & Root For Others On The Pathless Path - Join 75+ Others In The Find The Others Community📲Connect + Follow PaulTwitter: @p_millerd Paul’s Newsletter: Subscribe to Boundless Paul’s YouTube: Subscribe 🙏Further Ways To Support The Podcast:I use Transistor to host this podcast. It rocks. Launch Your Here I record high-quality video using Riverside: Sign Up Here Become a sponsor of the Podcast / NewsletterWant to upgrade your Zoom studio? Check out Kevin Shen’s Dream Studio Course Want to launch a course? Podia or Teachable are both greatWeb Hosting: Skystra Fast WordPress HostingHost your own community" Circle 14-day free trial
#130 You Have One Life - David Senra on finding his life's work, trial & error, the necessity of talking risks, mortality, balancing his entrepreneurial endeavours and family life and what can be learned from reading hundreds of biographies.
Jan 23 2023
#130 You Have One Life - David Senra on finding his life's work, trial & error, the necessity of talking risks, mortality, balancing his entrepreneurial endeavours and family life and what can be learned from reading hundreds of biographies.
David Senra has sponsored a $1,000 giveaway of copies of my book. You can grab a copy of The Pathless Path Here or https://tally.so/r/n0V0XZ (Check out Founders Podcast!)David Senra is the creator of Founders Podcast and is obsessed with bringing alive the knowledge of the most driven, curious, courageous, and interesting founders throughout history.  He has spent almost all his time reading, re-reading, and recording one of the best podcasts on the planet right now. Links:Follow his podcast: @FoundersPodcast Listen: Founders Podcast or Itunes ⏳TIMESTAMPS2:58 The scripts David grew up with8:09 Working full time while in high school and during college20:47 Trial and error, finding his life’s work33:24 Why David thinks keeping his podcast behind a paywall was a mistake51:15 Nobody understands the scale of the Internet54:15 The time needed to succeed1:03:56 Ed Thorp - balancing being an entrepreneur with one's family life1:14:02 Lessons from David Ogilvy and Marvin Bower1:24:57 The necessity of taking risks📕Buy The Pathless Path (Paul’s Book, published Jan 2022): The Pathless Path😁👉😁 Want To Connect, Create & Root For Others On The Pathless Path - Join 100+ Others In Find The Others 📲Connect + Follow PaulTwitter: @p_millerd Paul’s Newsletter (8,700 subscribers): Subscribe to Boundless Paul’s YouTube: Subscribe 🙏Further Ways To Support The Podcast:I use Transistor to host this podcast. It rocks. Launch Your Here I record high-quality videos using Riverside: Sign Up Here Become a sponsor of the Podcast / NewsletterWant to upgrade your Zoom studio? Check out Kevin Shen’s Dream Studio Course Want to launch a course? Podia or Teachable are both greatWeb Hosting: Skystra Fast WordPress HostingHost your own community" Circle 14-day free trial David Senra has sponsored a $1,000 giveaway of copies of my book. You can grab a copy of The Pathless Path Here or https://tally.so/r/n0V0XZ (Check out Founders Podcast!)
#129 Friendly Ambitious Nerd World-Building - Visakan Veerasamy on Long-Orbit Friendships, Preemptive Defensiveness, "Hot Streaks," Writing A Book, Making $1000 for one copy & Negative Comments
Jan 17 2023
#129 Friendly Ambitious Nerd World-Building - Visakan Veerasamy on Long-Orbit Friendships, Preemptive Defensiveness, "Hot Streaks," Writing A Book, Making $1000 for one copy & Negative Comments
🥳 Join Find The Others: Learn More HereVisakan Veerasamy is an internet creator and writer, he is passionate about the future of the internet, ideas, and how people can be bolder on their creative journeys.  His mission is to build the greatest social graph of friendly, ambitious nerds that the world has ever seen.This is our second conversation and dives much more into his current work and how he thinks about the internet. 🎥🍿 YOUTUBE: WATCH HERELinks:Twitter: @visakanv Website: visakanv.com Buy Introspect: On Gumroad ⌛TIMESTAMPS(0:00) Audio intro(2:27) Long-orbit friendships(7:34) Can rooting for people be learned?(8:54) Preemptive defensiveness vs live and let live(12:55) Agreeing with the letter but not the spirit(14:11) The conformist culture of the US(15:53) Having a positive vision vs just being against something(20:04) Posting trajectories, long-term engagement(28:38) Trying to replace income, burnout, and learning patience(36:22) Micro-existential crises(40:07) How is Visakan making money these days?(44:31) Charging based on value, not on prestige(46:41) "A homeostatic impulse" to always make the same amount of money, limiting beliefs(52:19) Pricing books and managing your expectations(58:10) How did it feel to get $1000 for a book?(1:00:36) People Visakan is following, shoutouts(1:13:52) Understanding the scale of the Internet and having low expectations(1:20:31) Persistence and heart is all you need(1:26:25) The Internet as a spiritual practice - dealing with negative comments📕Buy Paul’s Book (Published Jan 2022): The Pathless Path📲Connect + Follow PaulTwitter: @p_millerd Paul’s Newsletter: Subscribe to Boundless Paul’s YouTube: Subscribe 🙏Further Ways To Support The Podcast:I use Transistor to host this podcast. It rocks. Launch Your Here I record high-quality video using Riverside: Sign Up Here Become a sponsor of the Podcast / NewsletterWant to upgrade your Zoom studio? Check out Kevin Shen’s Dream Studio Course Want to launch a course? Podia or Teachable are both greatWeb Hosting: Skystra Fast WordPress HostingHost your own community" Circle 14-day free trial
#128 Crafting A Life You Love - Amy Tangerine on working in fashion, carving her own path, starting a business, a third-life crisis, scrapbooking as contemplation and learning from and inspiring her children
Jan 11 2023
#128 Crafting A Life You Love - Amy Tangerine on working in fashion, carving her own path, starting a business, a third-life crisis, scrapbooking as contemplation and learning from and inspiring her children
🥳 Join Find The Others: Learn More HereAmy Tangerine is a long-time creator, entrepreneur, and mother. We talk about her path, starting a business that took off, her "third-life" crisis, learning to inject rest into her path, her relationship with her mother, having children, scrapbooking and building a business around work she loves. WATCH On YouTubeFOLLOW AMYHer Website: amytangerine.com Twitter: @amytangerine Instagram: @amytangerine Facebook: @amytangerine TIMESTAMPS0:00 Audio intro0:12 Introduction1:10 The scripts Amy grew up with2:35 Amy's parent's path and the ancestral trauma6:00 How Amy's parents inspired her11:03 Amy's vision of her future after graduating college13:50 The seeds of doubt about her path14:57 The 1/3 life crisis17:43 Keeping in touch with your creative side24:57 Scrapbooking & contemplation29:33 Suffering a miscarriage and writing a book37:13 The 3 F's - Fulfillment, Freedom, and Fun39:07 Creative freedom42:39 The challenges of working creatively44:39 Having kids48:16 Overthinking and worrying📕Buy Paul’s Book: The Pathless Path📲Connect + Follow PaulTwitter: @p_millerd Paul’s Newsletter: Subscribe to Boundless Paul’s YouTube: Subscribe 🙏Further Ways To Support The Podcast:I use Transistor to host this podcast. It rocks. Launch Your Here I record high-quality videos using Riverside: Sign Up Here Become a sponsor of the Podcast / NewsletterWant to upgrade your Zoom studio? Check out Kevin Shen’s Dream Studio Course Want to launch a course? Podia or Teachable are both greatWeb Hosting: Skystra Fast WordPress HostingHost your own community" Circle 14-day free trial