During a life challenging struggle, where you have hit a brick wall, and do not know where to go, you will need a mentor with tactical experience to navigate a solution and overcome life’s unpleasent situation.
Timothy Ferriss was faced with many issues and wanted to find his own solutions to overcome his and similar struggles the entire world faces. He realized that he could gather information from many idols and popular experts that mastered the fields of success, happiness, meaning and more, and apply their secrets to overcoming challenges and seizing opportunities.
Substantially written on the compilation of tools, tactics and habits from over 130 iconic individuals, globally, varying from billionaire investors, entrepreneurs, artists, athletes and many more, where together, their short profiles should help you answer life’s most challenging questions, achieve extraordinary results and eventually transform your life.
This book contains the answers from ranging from wunderkinds in their 20s to icons in their 70s and 80s, and gathered is practical and tactical advice from mentors who have found solutions. Whether you want to maximise your results tenfold, get unstuck, or reinvent yourself, someone else has traveled a similar path and taken notes.
Amongst the ‘Tribe of Mentors’ the author has written about, includes many of the people he grew up viewing as idols or demi-gods. Less than 10% have been on his podcast (The Tim Ferriss Show, more than 200 million downloads), making this a brand-new playbook of playbooks.
What you can learn from this book:
-More than 50 morning routines, both for the early riser and those who struggle to get out of bed.
-How TED curator Chris Anderson realized that the best way to get things done is to let go.
-The best purchases of $100 or less (you’ll never have to think about the right gift again).
-How to overcome failure and bounce back towards success.
-Why Humans of New York creator Brandon Stanton believes that the best art will always be the riskiest.
-How to meditate and be more mindful (and not just for those that find it easy).
-Why tennis champion Maria Sharapova believe that “losing makes you think in ways victories can’t.”
-How to truly achieve work-life balance (and why most people tell you it isn’t realistic).
-How billionaire Facebook co-founder Dustin Moskovitz transformed the way he engages with difficult situations to reduce suffering.
-Ways to thrive (and survive) the overwhelming amount of information you process every day.
-How to achieve clarity on your purpose and assess your priorities.
And a whole lot more.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Tim Ferriss has been listed as one of Fast Company‘s ‘Most Innovative Business People’ and one of Fortune‘s ‘40 under 40’. He is an early-stage technology investor/advisor (Uber, Facebook, Shopify, Duolingo, Alibaba, and 50+ others) and the author of four #1 New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestsellers, including The 4-Hour Workweek, The 4-Hour Body, The 4-Hour Chef and Tools of Titans. The Observer and other media have called Tim ‘the Oprah of audio’ due to the influence of The Tim Ferriss Show podcast, which is the first business/interview podcast to exceed 200 million downloads. Tim received his BA from Princeton University in 2000, where he focused on language acquisition and East Asian Studies. He developed his non-fiction writing with Pulitzer Prize winner John McPhee and formed his life philosophies under Nobel Prize winner Kenzaburo Oe. He is far dumber than both. Tim enjoys bear claws, chocolate croissants, writing ‘About’ pages in third person and neglecting italics.
- Paperback: 608 pages
- Publisher: Random House UK (November 30th, 2017)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1785041851
- ISBN-13: 978-1785041853
- Product Dimensions: 15.3 x 3.7 x 23.4 cm