Tim Ferriss

Ben Stiller, Aisha Tyler, and Terry Crews share what they learned from their most spectacular failures

<i>“You will fall. And when you fall, the winner always gets up, and the loser stays down.” —Arnold Schwarzenegger</i><p>My first book, <i>The 4-Hour Workweek</i>, was rejected 27 times by publishers. It wasn’t supposed to work. It was supposed to fail. And for a while I did fail—repeatedly—to get it published. But …

Big Ideas

9 brilliant leaders, investors, and thinkers share the questions they ask themselves when they're completely overwhelmed

• <b>The following is an adaptation from Tim Ferriss' book, "Tribe of Mentors."</b>• <b><br>He writes that lack of focus and feeling overwhelmed can destroy efficiency and productivity.</b>• <b><br>He reached out to 100 leaders, investors, authors, and thinkers to ask them about the questions they use to check in with themselves</b> …

Success

Tim Ferriss Launches ‘Tribe of Mentors’ In NYC - Exclusive Behind-The-Scenes

Forbes joined author, podcaster and optimization master Tim Ferriss for an exclusive behind the scenes look at his Tribe of Mentors book launch in New York City.

New York City

Wednesday briefing: Hackers stole personal details of 57 million Uber users

Your WIRED daily briefing. Today, Uber paid hackers to hide a massive breach of its customer and driver databases, benign viruses may protect us all …

Stephen Hawking

On ‘Making It’ as a Photographer, or: What if Your House Burned Down?

What if your house burned down? Have you still “made it” as a photographer?<p>3 weeks ago I was sitting, much as I do now, winding down on a Saturday …

Photography

What this 13-year-old CEO learned from her triumphs in business and on 'Shark Tank'

Me & the Bees Lemonade founder and CEO Mikaila Ulmer amazed the nation when, at nine years old, she walked away from ABC's hit reality show "Shark …

Entrepreneurship

Tribe of Mentors

Tribe of Mentors - Short life advice from the best in the world, by Tim Ferriss. (Startup Books and Books) Discover 3 alternatives like The 4-Hour …

Startups

Tim Ferriss Brings You Short Life Advice From the Best in the World

<i>In this excerpt from Tim Ferriss' new book</i> Tribe of Mentors: Short Life Advice From the Best in the World<i>, Tim shares this advice: Ask a better set</i> …

Self-improvement

How To Attract The Best Mentors, According to Tim Ferriss

The best-selling author reveals that and more -- in this live chat at Entrepreneur's offices.<p>What do the most successful people do when they’re feeling overwhelmed or unfocused? How did failure set them up for later success? What unusual habits do they have? What are the best or worst investments …

Success

A former Navy SEAL commander has a solution to the North Korea crisis that doesn't involve war

Jocko Willink, a former Navy SEAL commander, host of the "Jocko Podcast," and the author of "Discipline Equals Freedom: Field Manual," reveals an …

North Korea

6 Short Life Lessons From Terry Crews

Photo credit: Gage Skidmore<p>The below profile is adapted from the new book, <b>Tribe of Mentors: Short Life Advice from the Best in the World</b>, which …

Success

Tribe of Mentors

Tim Ferriss’s new book Tribe of Mentors is out. I have finished it already, and can say it’s really excellent and I even liked it more than Tools of …

WordPress

Ep. 90: Tim Ferriss’ Tribe of Mentors

It can be hard to find mentors in today’s busy world, but these important people don’t have to be in your immediate circle. A few of Ferriss’s …

Self-improvement

12 Fun Journaling Prompts to Transform Your Boring Gratitude Practice

You can only write down 'three things you're grateful for' so many times before it gets stale.<p>It's no secret that practicing gratitude is a key to success. Some of the world's most successful people swear by it:<p>Oprah says she kept a gratitude journal for ten years without fail during her ascent to …

Happiness

Megyn Kelly says she doesn't exercise and swears by the 'F-factor diet' to stay trim — here's the science behind it

Jemal Countess/Getty Images<p><b>Megyn Kelly is an NBC host and a former Fox News anchor.</b>• <b><br>In her 2016 autobiography, "Settle for More," Kelly says she</b> …

Weight Loss

Tim Ferriss

Tim Ferriss is many things. A bestselling author. A kickboxing champion. A horseback archer. The first American in history to hold a Guinness World Record in tango. He has built an enormous following by doing just about everything—and, more importantly, figuring out how to do it all better than …

Success

The Morning Report 11/20

The best in British menswear, up and coming comedians and the Kardashian effect.

17 Best Travel Books To Fuel Your Wanderlust

What are the Best Travel Books?<p>Travel Inspiration<p>These are some of the best travel books ever (in my opinion). If you’re looking for travel …

Travel

The 2-Step Process How To Cure Fear and Win Scorching Confidence

I’ve been afraid most of my life. I still am.<p>“First, isolate your fear. Pin it down. Determine exactly what you are afraid of. Second: take action.” …

Self-improvement

After interviewing hundreds of impressive people, Tim Ferriss realized he was successful, but not happy — here's how he changed

• <b>Bestselling author and star podcast host Tim Ferriss told us the past year was a personal and professional turning point for him.</b>• <b><br>While compiling his new book "Tribe of Mentors," he realized that the happiest people he met had a self-acceptance that other successful people didn't.</b>• <b><br>He has been</b> …

Success

How to find a great mentor, according to self-help guru Tim Ferriss

Tim Ferriss, the author of "The 4-Hour Workweek" and "Tribe of Mentors," says the best mentors won't give you all the answers, but will give you the ability to find them yourself. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><b>Tim Ferriss:</b> The type of mentors who tend to be the most helpful are those who …

Success

5 productivity tips for Android developers

Creating an app is hard work. A lot of encouraging articles will tell you it’s easy. I’m probably guilty of this.<p>It’s not. It’s really hard work. Trust me.<p>Coding is one of the only types of work where you can spend an entire day focused and working hard and actually come away in a worse state than …

Software Development

If I died tomorrow, no one would even know - The Power of Virtual Assistants

About 5 years ago, I remember trying so hard to find a web developer to make some changes to my then super awful-looking personal website and blog.<p>I searched hours and hours, but could not find anyone who can do it cheaply.<p>Finally, a friend of mine at the time introduced me to this awesome website …

Chose

Why Most People Will Remain in Mediocrity

Photo by Carl Cheng on Unsplashhttps://medium.com/media/f7e4f00f3ea170530fa77acb0d416baf/hrefWhy Most People Will Remain in MediocrityMost people …

Self-improvement

7 Habits That Will Increase Your Happiness Over Time

Real talk: Are you happy?<p>Since one of the top Google searches is "How to be happy," chances are you aren't where you'd like to be.<p>And it is no wonder.<p>…

Happiness

7 Powerful Content Secrets That Move People to Take Action

When U2 performs a concert in a packed stadium, they know their reach is the 70,000 eagerly expectant fans waiting for them to perform.<p>Before he …

Storytelling

This 10-Minute Routine Will Increase Your Clarity And Creativity

<i>“Your subconscious mind works continuously, while you are awake, and while you sleep.”</i> — Napoleon Hill<p>Your subconscious never rests and is always on …

Creativity

Term Sheet -- Friday, November 17

THE ULTIMATE BUSINESS BOOK LIST<p>Good morning, Term Sheet readers.<p>Alright, here it is: the book list to end all book lists. I’ve organized your …

Success

Weekly Roundup: 5-minute productivity hacks to beat procrastination, boost energy, and regain focus

I can’t help but cringe a little whenever I see the words ‘productivity’ and ‘hacks’ in the same sentence. Most productivity hacks are in the ...The …

Productivity

Top 5 Ways to Stay Healthy While Building a Business

There's more to life than growing your business.<p>When I was first launching Single Grain, I did what I was told all aspiring entrepreneurs did: I hustled hard. I started work the minute I woke up, scheduled meetings at all hours of the day and grabbed a few quick hours of sleep before starting it …

Wellness