Archive For November 28, 2016

All Food Is Not Created Equal: My Interview With Joel Salatin (Book Of The Day)

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All Food Is Not Created Equal: My Interview With Joel Salatin (Book Of The Day)

Today's special guest on the Book-of-the-Day Show is my mentor Joel Salatin. Grab Joel's book "Holy Cows and Hog Heaven". His goal is to empower food buyers to pursue positive alternatives to the industrialized food system. Listen to the interview on my podcast.

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How To Be More Persuasive

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How To Be More Persuasive

From taking Elvis Presley on tour, to raising 1 million dollars in a day, Jerry Weintraub has done it all. He is one of the most dynamic, persuasive men there has ever been. In todays book of the day I go over how he became the man he is today.

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The Obstacle Is The Way: My Interview With Ryan Holiday

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The Obstacle Is The Way: My Interview With Ryan Holiday

I just interviewed Ryan Holiday about his book, “The Obstacle is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph." Make sure to grab a copy. Life will throw tremendous hurdles at you, but don’t think that the world owes you anything. The sooner I realized that, the better I’ve been at coping with…

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Priorities: Right Thing At The Right Time…

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Priorities: Right Thing At The Right Time…

Remember the right thing at the wrong time = the wrong thing…

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Be Prolific – Gulp Life

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Be Prolific – Gulp Life

"If you have to get away from your job for a vacation, don't go back." — Bud Williams I was just reading Picasso: A Biography by Patrick O'Brian. (Click here to listen to the advanced mentor tip version of this lesson.) One fact blew me away: "Picasso was exceptionally prolific throughout his long lifetime. The…

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The Best Line In Any Book I’ve Read This Year…

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The Best Line In Any Book I’ve Read This Year…

On a scale from 1-10, how fast of a learner are you? 1 being a the slowest learner. 10 being immensely quick. Be honest; there are very few 10's in this world. If you're a 10 you are most likely world famous. If you're a slow learner do all you can within the next hour,…

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Don’t Try To Teach Pigs To Fly: How To Not Waste Time On The Wrong People Or Activities

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Don’t Try To Teach Pigs To Fly: How To Not Waste Time On The Wrong People Or Activities

My mentor, Allan Nation, used to tell me, “Don’t try to teach a pig how to fly. You can’t do it and it bothers the pig.” When someone has already made up their mind and doesn’t want to listen, save your breath. Instead of wasting all that energy and glucose trying to convince everybody that…

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7 Keys To Finding Your Destiny: How To Pursue Your Life’s Purpose

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7 Keys To Finding Your Destiny: How To Pursue Your Life’s Purpose

Win a new car! 29 days left for my Snapchat giveaway. On Feb 29th I'll announce if you won. Here is how you win: 1. Follow my snapchat: http://bit.do/tailopez1 2. Watch my story to see if you're a semi finalist winner of day, and then I'll choose a car winner on Feb 29th

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Which Superpower Would You Choose? Kon-Tiki (Book-Of-The-Day)

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Which Superpower Would You Choose? Kon-Tiki (Book-Of-The-Day)

If you want some fun reading about insane courage and mental certainty, pick up a copy of Kon-Tiki. If you had to choose between two superpowers: having massive courage or having more certainty in your life — which would you pick? A. Courage – to do the things you already know you should do. B….

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Best Books – What I Read – Tai Lopez

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Best Books – What I Read – Tai Lopez

How I went from broke to buying a Lamborghini: How much do you spend on your "brain budget?" You must spend a ton of money on your own brain. People ask me what books I read. Here is a sample from my last trip to Barnes & Noble. Most people are too "penny wise and…

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