Today we are joined by Tim Urban, creator of the popular blog 'Wait But Why' and author of mega-viral posts, like 'Why Generation Y Yuppies Are Unhappy'. In this episode, we cover procrastination, learning, and blogging, but we also cover the time Tim spent following Elon Musk around, plus the insights he extracted.
29 May 2018

Tim Urban On Elon Musk, Learning, Procrastination, and Changing The Blogging Paradigm

Greetings, SuperFriends! Today we are joined by one of my personal heroes, someone whose work I’ve admired for years, and someone who has really shaped my thinking on a lot of different topics, ranging from A.I., Elon Musk, and electric cars, to the history of the universe and space travel.

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Dr. Barbara Oakley is a professor of engineering at Oakland University. She teaches the world's largest and most popular online course, Learning How to Learn, with over 2 million students. In this episode we discuss what learning is all about, and how to overcome various learning challenges.
16 Jan 2018

Dr. Barbara Oakley: Understanding Learning And How It Works

Greetings, SuperFriends! Today we are joined by Dr. Barbara Oakley. If that name sounds familiar, it should, because not only is she a professor of engineering at Oakland University, but she also teaches the world’s largest and most popular online course, literally. It is called Learning How To Learn and

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Chris Bailey, the web's top productivity guru, returns to Becoming SuperHuman to share his best strategies.
06 Jan 2016

How To Be the Most Productive Person You Know w/ Chris Bailey

Greetings, SuperFriends! Today, I’m excited to welcome back one of the most entertaining, engaging, and personable guests we’ve had on the show – productivity expert Chris Bailey. For this of you who don’t know, Chris is a life-long productivity enthusiast and devoted a year of his life to testing every

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Productivity Guru Chris Bailey, author of A Life of Productivity
28 Jul 2015

Productivity Guru Chris Bailey on What Works, What Doesn’t, & Living Purposefully

Greetings, Superfriends! This week, we’re going to be revisiting that big, scary word: productivity. In a past episode with Rory Vaden, we learned a TON about the strategies and theories behind productivity and “time management.” So now, how about seeing the other side – diving deeper with someone who has

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Rory Vaden - Self Discipline Strategist
30 Jun 2015

Rory Vaden on Self Discipline, Procrastination, and Multiplying Your Time

In a lot of past episodes, we’ve talked about how habits are probably the most important element of self improvement and sustained personal growth. Unfortunately, a lot of the force behind habits requires near superhuman self discipline. Fortunately, today, we’ve managed to get THE expert on self discipline on the

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Chris Bailey, the web's top productivity guru, returns to Becoming SuperHuman to share his best strategies.
05 Jan 2015

How To Be the Most Productive Person You Know w/ Chris Bailey

Greetings, SuperFriends! Today, I’m excited to welcome back one of the most entertaining, engaging, and personable guests we’ve had on the show – productivity expert Chris Bailey. For this of you who don’t know, Chris is a life-long productivity enthusiast and devoted a year of his life to testing every

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