Men's Health

DO LESS, EARN MORE

PART I PRODUCTIVITY

RÉSUMÉ

Creator of The Tim Ferriss Show (tim.blog/ podcast); author of Tools of Titans and The 4-Hour Workweek; early investor in Uber, Facebook, Alibaba

INSIGHT

“10x results don’t always require 10x effort. You don’t need to run a 100-mile race, get a Ph.D., or completely reinvent yourself. Big changes can come in small packages. It’s the small things done consistently that are the big things.”

MASTER THE METASKILL THAT BOOSTS PRODUCTIVITY

More than 80 percent of the elite performers I’ve interviewed on my podcast, from Arnold Schwarzenegger to special ops commanders to writers such as Maria Popova, practice some form of daily meditation or mindfulness. This cultivates a present-state awareness that helps them be nonreactive. It’s

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