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Q&A with Tim — New Religions, AI Companions, Longevity Levers, Resurrecting “Forgotten” Languages, Stress-Testing Cherished Beliefs, Ways for Author’s Block, Low-Again Ache, and A lot Extra (#704)

Q&A with Tim — New Religions, AI Companions, Longevity Levers, Resurrecting “Forgotten” Languages, Stress-Testing Cherished Beliefs, Ways for Author’s Block, Low-Again Ache, and A lot Extra (#704)

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Hey, girls and boys, girls and germs. That is Tim Ferriss. Welcome to a different episode of The Tim Ferriss Present, the place it’s often my job to sit down down with world-class performers of all differing kinds to tease out the habits, routines, favourite books, and so forth that you may apply and take a look at in your personal life. 

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On this episode, I reply questions on resurrecting “forgotten” languages, canine coaching, author’s block, lowering alcohol consumption, AI companions, coaching the “adequate” muscle, low-back ache, the significance of weight coaching and muscle mass, journey suggestions for Japan, managing worry of loss of life and the descent to loss of life, breaking detrimental self-talk, and far, rather more. 

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#704: Q&A with Tim — New Religions, AI Companions, Longevity Levers, Resurrecting “Forgotten” Languages, Stress-Testing Cherished Beliefs, Ways for Author’s Block, Low-Again Ache, and A lot Extra

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Wish to hear my final Q&A? Hearken to the episode right here, during which I answered questions on newsletters I learn on daily basis, the best way to launch a profitable nonprofit, outcompeting in a saturated market, notable contributions throughout my days as a tech firm advisor, cosmic insignificance remedy, metaverse musings, latest non secular shifts, required studying for somebody in want of self-love, and rather more.

#628: Q&A with Tim — Revisiting 15+ Years of PR and Advertising and marketing Classes, Time Dilation for Deep Rest, The Artwork of Setting Extremely-Excessive Costs, The Low-Data Weight-reduction plan, Finding out Animal Communication, My 3-Day Fasting Protocol, Instruments for Dealing with Adversity, Promoting to the Prosperous, My Present Espresso and Alcohol Guidelines, Threat Mitigation, and A lot Extra

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  • (07:10) How I’m lowering my carbon footprint.
  • (08:37) Parallel actuality profession selections.
  • (09:11) Life optimization (and deoptimization).
  • (11:40) Fan Ho: A formidable persona.
  • (12:15) The worth of private teaching.
  • (14:41) Engaged on the “adequate” muscle.
  • (16:10) My present video/audio tech specs.
  • (16:58) The influence finding out abroad has had on my success.
  • (17:54) Is a component three with Todd McFarlane imminent?
  • (18:05) If it have been written or revised as we speak, what would I add to The 4-Hour Physique?
  • (18:44) Cultivating the country nation vibe of my dwelling area.
  • (20:04) Have I ever skilled imposter syndrome whereas interviewing a visitor?
  • (22:50) Why is there a washer in my kitchen?
  • (23:02) This winter’s snowboarding plans.
  • (23:33) If I began podcasting as we speak, what would I do otherwise?
  • (25:33) Slicing again on booze.
  • (26:46) Skincare.
  • (29:44) Social actions that ship most happiness.
  • (31:30) But-uninterviewed friends I’d prefer to have on.
  • (32:05) Foiling the friction of fabricating fiction.
  • (35:43) Gleaning that means from holy scriptures.
  • (36:26) As a polyglot, how do I keep fluency in languages I’ve discovered?
  • (41:05) Coaching puppies, dolphins, chickens, and youngsters: The facility of optimistic reinforcement.
  • (45:24) Batch cooking and the slow-carb eating regimen.
  • (46:57) Digital emotional surrogacy’s influence on the loneliness epidemic.
  • (50:43) When reliance on the digital diminishes human deftness.
  • (52:22) Journey suggestions for Japan.
  • (55:28) The way forward for schooling: Expertise sourcing and accelerated studying.
  • (57:08) The way forward for faith(s).
  • (1:00:05) The significance of weight coaching for longevity.
  • (1:03:48) Enhancing interview abilities and asking the suitable questions.
  • (1:08:54) How I kickstart my metabolic equipment within the morning.
  • (1:11:56) Managing worry of loss of life with Stoicism and transcendent experiences.
  • (1:15:20) Managing again ache: Workouts, methods, and instruments.
  • (1:19:47) A pronouncement for Pilates poo-pooers.
  • (1:20:32) Relationship recommendation could also be distributed at a later date.
  • (1:21:26) Rewatching favourite films.
  • (1:21:53) Books that have been higher after a reread.
  • (1:22:51) Breaking detrimental self-talk: Gratitude follow and dialectical behavioral remedy.
  • (1:23:44) Parting ideas.


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