Fun productivity hacks, gadgets and tricks with lifehacker Maneesh Sethi #33
How do you hack your brain? How can you make some instant improvements to your behaviour?
Maneesh Sethi is the voice behind the outstanding website Hack The System and the brains behind Pavlok - a gadget that literally shocks you into shape. He’s worked with major influencers like Tim Ferris, he’s a famous DJ in Berlin, and he’s even hosted a TV pilot on the Travel Channel. Is there anything that this guy can’t do?
I guess the best way to describe him is - lifehacker.
Why you should listen? (The fun stuff)
- Lots of productivity hacks you've never thought of before.
- Does hiring someone to slap you in the face every time you use Facebook improve your productivity levels?
- How to 'hack your brain'
- The crazy device that gives you a mini electric shock to help you change your behaviour.
- How to get a Sandwich named after you? (This actually works)
- And lots more.
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Show notes (for reference - or if you want to skip to the most important bits for you)
- What is an accountability buddy? [3:35]
- Habit psychology [5:40]
- What is Pavlok? [8:00]
- Beating the Reptile Brain [11:20]
- 5 days to break a habit [13:50]
- Compound Effect [16:45]
- Developing exercise habits [18:25]
- Fear of loss nudging you forward [22:10]
- Law of commitment [25:30]
- Working with your brain [27:10]
- Getting a sandwich named after you [30:40]
- Personality psychology [33:20]
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Zestology Guest: Maneesh Sethi