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Bookworm is dedicated to doing more than just reading books. Joe and Mike read a book every two weeks and discuss ways to apply the authors lessons to their lives.

Bookworm Joe Buhlig and Mike Schmitz

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Bookworm is dedicated to doing more than just reading books. Joe and Mike read a book every two weeks and discuss ways to apply the authors lessons to their lives.

    158: Discipline is Destiny by Ryan Holiday

    158: Discipline is Destiny by Ryan Holiday

    To master anything, we must first learn to master ourselves. Today’s author promises to teach us the power of self-discipline and balance and cautions us against the perils of extravagance and hedonism. Join Joe & Mike as they embark on their own journeys toward self-mastery.







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    Discipline is Destiny by Ryan Holiday

    Bookworm #130: Courage is Calling

    Snow Leopard by Category Pirates

    Bookworm #4: The Obstacle is the Way

    Bookworm #95:: Stillness is the Key

    Thou Shalt Hustle by Mike Schmitz

    Bookworm #42: How to Read a Book

    Bookworm #135: Four Thousand Weeks

    Mind Management, Not Time Management by David Kadavy

    48 Laws of Power by Robert Greene

    Someday is Today by Matthew Dicks

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    • 1 hr 45 min
    157: The Laws of Creativity by Joey Cofone

    157: The Laws of Creativity by Joey Cofone

    Today’s author attempts to help demystify the creative process by uncovering the thinking and science behind it. Join Joe & Mike as they attempt to unlock their creative potential.







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    Focused #163: The Laws of Creativity, with Joey Cofone

    The Laws of Creativity by Joey Cofone

    Bookworm #139: Personal Socrates

    Bookworm #42: How to Read a Book

    Bookworm #130: Courage is Calling

    ConvertKit

    Craft + Commerce

    Bookworm #43: Flow

    Bookworm #56: Hyper Focus

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    Bookworm #25: Grit

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    Discipline is Destiny by Ryan Holiday

    Mind Management, Not Time Management by David Kadavy

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    • 1 hr 43 min
    156: Ritual by Dimitris Xygalatas

    156: Ritual by Dimitris Xygalatas

    Have you ever paused to think about why we participate in communal ceremonies? Today’s author attempts to explain the subtle mechanics that bind us together. Join Joe & Mike as they consider the role of rituals in human life.







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    Bookworm #42: How to Read a Book

    Bookworm #109: Bowling Alone

    Bookworm #124: Liminal Thinking

    Bookworm #105: Shorter

    The Laws of Creativity by Joey Cofone

    Discipline is Destiny by Ryan Holiday

    The Art of Procrastination by John Perry

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    • 1 hr 37 min
    155: Where Good Ideas Come From by Stephen Johnson

    155: Where Good Ideas Come From by Stephen Johnson

    Ever wonder what sparks a flash of brilliance or what kind of environment creates eureka moments? Today’s author dissects the science of breakthroughs and identifies seven key patterns behind genuine innovation. Join Joe & Mike as they consider the question: where do good ideas come from?







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    Bookworm #148: Building a Second Brain

    Personal Retreat Handbook

    Bookworm #124: Liminal Thinking

    The Boy Who harnassed the Wind

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    • 1 hr 49 min
    154: The Great Mental Models Volume 2 by Rhiannon Beaubien and Shane Parrish

    154: The Great Mental Models Volume 2 by Rhiannon Beaubien and Shane Parrish

    Today’s book revisits the topic of mental models by examining cognitive tools from the domains of chemistry, biology, and physics. Join Joe & Mike as they continue to develop their mental toolboxes.







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    The Great Mental Models, Volume 2

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    Bookworm #124: Liminal Thinking

    Bookworm #39: 4 Disciplines of Execution

    Bookworm #42: How to Read a Book

    The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams

    The Score Takes Care of Itself by Bill Walsh

    Bookworm #30: The 5 Dysfunctions of a Team

    Death by Meeting by Patrick Lencioni

    Bookworm #118: Work the System

    Bookworm #129: The Extended Mind

    Where Good Ideas Come From by Stephen Johnson

    Ritual by Dimitris Xygalatas

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    • 1 hr 49 min
    153: I Didn’t Do the Thing Today by Madeline Dore

    153: I Didn’t Do the Thing Today by Madeline Dore

    If you’ve ever been frustrated with the endless pursuit of productivity perfection, today’s episode is for you. Join Joe & Mike as they embrace the joyful messiness and unpredictability of life.







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    • 1 hr 40 min

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