Understanding is not agreeing
“You don’t want to do what they do, you want to see how they see”.– Nate Green
Nate Green, is an author of multiple books, marketing strategist at Precision Nutrition and a recovering fitness junkie.
Nate barely graduated high school with 1.7 GPA. Despite all odds, he became one of the most sought after writers and strategists in the fitness industry.
He wrote one of the most popular blog post on Tim Ferriss’ blog, The Extreme Weight Cutting Secrets of UFC Fighters.
In this conversation, we spoke about:
If you’ve only got 5 minutes, here’s a short video.
Connect with Nate Green:Website
Sam Harris interview Frank OstaseskiJason LengstorfMan’s Search for Meaning by Victor FranklLoch KellyPrecision NutritionJobs to be DoneDr John Beradi Ramit Sethi22nd Immutable Law of Marketing by Al Ries Influence by Robert B. CialdiniThis is Marketing by Seth GodinMarie Forleo
Tynan, is an entrepreneur, personal coach and minimalist nomad. He is also the author of best selling books, Superhuman by Habit and Forever Nomad.
Tynan pioneered the idea of Empire housing, to share home ownership with friends. With this, he brought an island in Canada and homes in Hawaii, Budapest, Tokyo and Vegas.
In a former life, Tynan is a pickup artist and instructor, best known as Herbal in The Game by Neil Strauss.
If you’ve only got 3 minutes, here’s a short video.
Connect with Tynan:Website | Instagram | Twitter
Real Social DynamicsOwn Cook (RSD Tyler)Gadling.comCruiseSheetVanessa Van EdwardsNickgrey.netRoam burger, SFEmpire housing by TynanI buy an island by TynanSuperhuman eventThe Hustler’s MBASmall Stakes Hold ‘em by David SklanskyWinning Low-Limit Hold’em by Lee JonesBook list by Derek SiversMonoprice Maker Ultimate 2 3D PrinterComgrow Creality Ender 3 Pro 3D PrinterSattiyrch Digital CaliperZhao Zhou teashop & lab
Nina Barber, is an executive and CEO coach & matchmaker. In 2 years, she is billing $2,500 – $10,000/month per client for her coaching services.
She is also the founder of Prismaticco, a matchmaking service for startup executives to find coaches.
Nina has also cofounded a social enterprise, Nika water that brings clean water to more than 40,000 people every day.
Connect with Nina Barber:Website | Linkedin
Tim Ferriss ShowHunter.ioHow to vet coaches The Great CEO Within by Matt MocharyHigh Impact CoachingJosh ChurchFocus MateEmily Pik Devin KingGiorgio GenausMark AndreasCore TransformationChris James Barber
Dr Stephen Snyder is a sex and couple therapist for over 30 years. His goal, to help you have great sex.
He is also the author of Love Worth Making: How to Have Ridiculously Great Sex in a Long-Lasting Relationship.
Stephen is an associate clinical professor of psychiatry at the Icahn School of Medicine.
If you’ve only got 2 minutes, here’s a short video.
Connect with Dr Stephen Snyder:Website
Love Worth Making By Dr Stephen SnyderFlibanserin (female Vigra)
Derek Sivers, is a kind of a reluctant entrepreneur, circus-clown musician turned author.
In 1998, Derek created CD Baby by helping his friends sell their CDs. It became the largest seller of independent music online, with $100 million in sales for 150,000 musicians.
In 2008, Derek sold CD Baby for $22 million, giving the proceeds to a charitable trust for music education. He went to speak at the TED Conference, for 3 times in 2010 (which is unheard of), with more than 18 million views of his talks. Since 2011, he has published 34 books, including “Anything You Want,” which I love so much.
Connect with Derek Sivers:Website | Podcast | Twitter
Seth GodinModels by Mark MansonHow To Hypnotise Simon Pegg – Derren BrownHow We Decide by John LehrerAmazon SESPostgreSQLWhy you need a database by Derek SiversMy loss by Derek SiversSum by David EaglemanTinder PremiumArt of selfishness by Derek SiversGlintsWood EggHackerspace.sgMeng Weng WongPete KellockLucian TeoWally Tham
Ali Abdaal, is a YouTuber and junior doctor in the UK. His YouTube channel has more than 30 millions view and 500K subscribers.
He is also the founder of 6med, the largest medical exam preparation crash course in the world.
Ali holds a doctorate from Cambridge University.
If you’ve only got 2 minutes, here’s a short video
Connect with Ali Abdaal:Website | YouTube | Instagram | Twitter | Facebook
Penn & Teller: Fool UsMichael VincentWayne Houchin Guy HollingworthGregory Wilson Garrett ThomasAmbitious Card Routine Life is a Video Game by Mark MansonGrand Theft Life, with Tim Urban Your Move: What Board Games Teach Us About Life by Jonathan Kay & Joan Moriarity NHS, UK Medline, USMedscape NICE (National Institute of Medical Excellence) Uptodate.com BMJ (Best practice) BSSH (British Society for Surgery of the Hand) BAAPS (British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeon) Babylon Health AppBNF (British National Formulary) Drugs.comOn Caring by Nate SoaresThe Giving What We Can Pledge Will MacAskillFrame.ioThe Great CEO Within by Matt MocharyThe Game by Neil StraussThe Mystery Method by MysteryModels: Attract Women Through Honesty by Mark Manson The Art of Seduction by Robert GreenRed Pill (Reddit)
Thanks for stopping by and listening!
Michelle Florendo, is a coach for Type-A professionals and executives. She has served on the inaugural coaching team for Seth Godin’s altMBA, guest-taught on Stanford’s famous Design Your Life course, and is a founding member of the Forbes Coaches Council. Michelle is also a mother of 2, admits these achievements.
Her coaching philosophy is a blend of decision engineering, design thinking, and lean startup principles.
Michelle holds a bachelor from Stanford University, and an MBA from UC Berkeley.
Connect with Michelle Florendo:Website | Linkedin
Question to consider before to be a coach (Google doc)Ask A Decision Engineer PodcastDel Monte FoodThinking in Bets by Annie Duke Designing Your Life by by Bill Burnett and Dave Evans AltMBAUmamiMan’s Search for Meaning by Victor Franklin Akimbo WorkshopForward Link
Steph Smith (@stephsmithio), 26 is the founder of Integral Labs where she works with top tech companies on scaling their products.
After less than a year of learning to code (while having a full-time job), she has won the Golden Kitty award for inclusion, on Product Hunt.
Steph writes a blog about remote work, women in tech and learning to code.
These days when she is not at work, she is building Upread, a tool connecting indie publishers with their readers.
Connect with Steph Smith:Website | Linkedin | Twitter | Product Hunt
Ghost Node.jsEvernote Udemy coding course Namecheap Digital Ocean Heroku Naval Ravikant Tribe of Mentor by Tim FerrissPowerful by Patty McCord Setting Up Ghost with a Digital Ocean by Steph Smith MailChimp Unsplash Marketing Examples by Harry Dry Telegram group: WomanMake, WIP, Makerlog, Indie Hackers Intercom Sentry Remote OK FlexJobs
Khailee Ng is a managing partner of 500 Startups, a venture capital firm. He has led more than 180 startup investments, with a few “unicorn” successes such as Grab and Bukalapa.
Khailee has previously founded Groupsmore which got acquired by Groupon and Says.com, which got subsequently acquired by Media Prima, Malaysia’s largest online media company.
BUT, even if you have zero interest in startups, this episode is well worth the time. This is really about the habits and beliefs of a successful (and fun) person.
Connect with Khailee Ng:Website | Facebook | Instagram
Necker Island By Khailee Ng Chris SaccaYuri Wong Hujan (band) Teng Poh Si (theCICAK, Director)Extreme Ownership by Jocko Willink and Leif BabinTeam of Teams by General Stanley McChrystal and Bukalapa (company)Protagonist (2007)Joel on Software (Blog)Present as yourself The Pitch Effect: 5 Power Moves for 3 Minute Stage Pitching by Khailee Le Hong Minh, VNG Corporation (Vietnam)Leading remote team (MIT) Patrick GroveHow to Love by Thich Nhat Hanh The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work by John GottmanGetting the Love You Want by Harville Hendrix Ph.D.The E-Myth Revisited by Michael E. GerberEarBuddyz 2.0 for AirPods
Lesson learnt at Richard’s Branson Necker Island [01:01] Why was Khailee chosen for Necker Island? [06:11] Pros and cons of VC funding and bank loans [10:13] Khailee shares about Project Bazooka and Project Cicak [15:15] Khailee discusses the impacts of a gig economy [32:15] How does Khailee prepare his presentation? [01:03:21] Elements of great pitch [01:08:30] What did Khailee wish he had known earlier as a leader? [01:20:13] Khailee on Tony Robbin’s Date with Destiny [01:45:15] Why did Khailee re-think marriage and changed his thoughts on marriage [01:50:06]
Thanks for listening!
Please leave an honest review for Misfits Podcast on iTunes. Ratings and reviews are extremely helpful for discovery! They do matter in the rankings of the show, and I read each and every one of them.
Special thanks to Shao Ning for the introduction.
Alvin Poh is an entrepreneur and co-founder of Vodien, a cloud hosting company.
Vodien was founded in 2002. It was later acquired by Dreamscape in 2017, and was valued for S$ 30million. Shortly after being a millionaire at 33 years old, he sold most of his belongings (including his Lamborghini) and embraced minimalism.
Alvin holds a masters degree in Information Systems from Carnegie Mellon.
He is now traveling and snowboarding around the world.
Connect with Alvin Poh:Website | Instagram
At 34, Alvin Poh Is A Multi-Millionaire. But He Doesn’t Think He’s Rich by Justin VanderstraatenI Became a Millionaire at 33 And It Was A Disappointment by Alvin PohSolve for Happy by Mo GawdatNaval Ravikant interview on Farnam Street by Shane Parrish (Transcript)Interactive Brokers SAXO Vanguard Total Index FundCapital gains tax from shares for SingaporeansPowerliftingCallisthenicsThe 5 Love Languages by Gary ChapmanBook review by Derek SiversNotepad++Tasker (Andriod)Foxit (Andriod) PDFpen (Mac OS and iOS)Transporter 95 by Osprey
How did Alvin network during his time at Vodien? [02:48]When did Alvin know he was an entrepreneur? [24:21]Alvin shares how his childhood influenced his outlook on materialism [27:08]What does happiness means to Alvin now? [30:05]What did Alvin do after exiting Vodien? [44:23]Why did Alvin decide to drop out of junior college and enrol in a polytechnic? [56:01]What is one thing Alvin wished he learnt earlier as a leader? [01:05:18]How does Alvin identify who forms his inner circle? [01:14:15]What are the pro & cons of SAXO and InteractiveBrokers? [01:17:09]What is the evolution of Alvin’s fitness routine? [01:20:48]
Please leave an honest review for Misfits Podcast on iTunes. Ratings and reviews are extremely helpful and greatly appreciated! They do matter in the rankings of the show, and I read each and every one of them.
Special thanks to Peter Ho who made the introduction.
IG ->YT ->LinkedIn ->Email ->
Email Terms & Privacy
IG ->YouTube ->Linkedin ->Email ->