Cabins/Homes

View this post on Instagram I need more of this… streams and dipping pools! Any favorite spots within 3 hours flight time of Austin, TX, ideally something also near world-class skiing in the winter? I’m looking to Airbnb something for a few weeks of ski season… A post shared by Tim Ferriss (@timferriss) on Nov …

Tools of Titans — A Few Goodies from the Cutting Room Floor

Tools of Titans — A Few Goodies from the Cutting Room Floor

This post contains a few things that didn’t make it into Tools of Titans (#1 NYT), pulled from more than 300 cuts. Please excuse casual grammar. This is how all people sound in-person, even uber-smart ones.  The below quotes weren’t copyedited for the book, as they didn’t make it in (though every person did), so any …

The Tim Ferriss Show Crosses 100 Million Downloads

The Tim Ferriss Show Crosses 100 Million Downloads

Holy schnikes! At the end of October, The Tim Ferriss Show shot past 100,000,000 downloads.  What does that mean? Here’s an official quote from Libsyn: “Congratulations to Tim for crossing the 100-million download mark. At Libsyn, we have been hosting podcasts for more than 12 years, and we currently host well over 28,000 podcasts, including …

My Favorite "Smart Drugs"

I’m often asked which “smart drugs” I use to improve mental performance and productivity. I’ve tried everything imaginable, whether over-the-counter, prescription, or otherwise. For 90% of the options, the short-term benefits are not worth the long-term side-effects. This video describes a few options that I’ve found to be sustainable and reliably effective.  Note that I will still “cycle” …

"5-Bullet Friday" — 5 Things I've Been Loving, Using, and Reading

"5-Bullet Friday" — 5 Things I've Been Loving, Using, and Reading

  Greetings, friends. Here are some popular links, thoughts, and articles that have appeared in my “5-Bullet Friday” e-mail newsletter, which is free and goes out every Friday.  I cheated in this post and gave you six. Enjoy! Article I’m enjoying (and pondering) — How Bold Entrepreneurs Are Breaking $1 Million In One-Person Businesses by Elaine …

How to Defy Gravity on Earth (And Win $2,000+ Worth of Prizes)

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cBMrKQ4lkZM?rel=0&w=500&h=281] [PLEASE NOTE: This competition has ended. Here are the winners. Thanks!] Unless you’ve been to outer space, the next few minutes are worth your time. Below are the details of The Zero-G Giveaway. My goal is simple: I want to you to have one of the coolest experiences on the planet. Namely, floating like an …