I consume about two thousand hours of information per year. It’s obscene. Because I have the ability to drink from this ridiculous fire hose, I feel it’s my duty to compile and condense the useful bits and bring them to you.
Here’s a small sampling of my favorite teachers, including links to some of their work. This is in no way a complete list of people or their work – most of the folks I mention have made immense contributions to the world in various ways. If you want information on a specific subject, shoot me an email and I’ll tailor a recommendation.
Focus: self-actualization, tough love, leadership development, personal ownership.
- Extreme Ownership: How US Navy SEALs Lead and Win (co-authored with Leif Babin)
- Jocko Podcast (co-hosted with Echo Charles)
Focus: experimentation, pushing limits, finding what works.
Focus: Self-actualization, “masculinity” (can be applied to anyone).
Jordan B. Peterson
Focus: Exploration of Christianity from psychology/philosophy perspective.
Focus: Harnessing the unfocused mind to bolster cognition.
Focus: Psychology of Negotiation
- Never Split the Difference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It (co-written with Tahl Raz)
Roy Baumeister and John Tierney
Focus: Shame, guilt, vulnerability, communication.
Focus: Marketing, psychology.