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Have you found yourself experiencing a lot of stress recently? Do you want to be more creative? Stewart Alsop interviews successful creatives to find out how they work with and manage the stress that is inherent in creative work. He investigates the questions: "What is the connection between stress and creativity?"

Crazy Wisdom Stewart Alsop

    • Philosophy
    • 4.9, 57 Ratings

Have you found yourself experiencing a lot of stress recently? Do you want to be more creative? Stewart Alsop interviews successful creatives to find out how they work with and manage the stress that is inherent in creative work. He investigates the questions: "What is the connection between stress and creativity?"

    How can technology make education more abundant? - Hla Hla Win: CEO and Cofounder of 360ed

    How can technology make education more abundant? - Hla Hla Win: CEO and Cofounder of 360ed

    We also talked about the following questions:

    How does education work different in different countries?

    How has internet connectivity changed in Myanmar?

    How does an authoritarian government affect education and creativity?

    What does it take to learn?

    What does it mean to learn?

    What was it like to grow up in a dictatorship that is based on Buddhism?

    • 40 min
    What happens when a system gets too big? - Matt Maier: Complexity Thinker

    What happens when a system gets too big? - Matt Maier: Complexity Thinker

    Here are some of my favorite questions:

    What is the lifespan of an average system?

    Why does a system prioritize its own existence?

    How do adaptable systems manage inertia?

    Why is real estate so stable?

    Why are corn and soybeans such a good investment in the mid-west?

    What is regulatory capture?

    Why humans are so crazy about curiosity?

    How does consciousness help us eat, have sex, poop, and sleep better?

    What is the point of subconsciousness?

    Follow Matt on Twitter: @thatmatt

    • 1 hr 7 min
    What has COVID19 done to the experience economy? Michael Morgenstern: CEO and Cofounder of This is Definitely Real

    What has COVID19 done to the experience economy? Michael Morgenstern: CEO and Cofounder of This is Definitely Real

    Here are some other questions we discuss:

    What is alternate reality cinema?

    How did COVID19 change the usage of social media?

    How did the online world change the meaning of fiction?

    How did COVID19 change the way that cognition is distributed on the internet?

    How do you build habits to affect the structure of human society?

    How does Facebook think about second-order engagement?

    Check out an event that Michael is hosting this Friday:

    https://www.facebook.com/events/238478103910064/

    • 53 min
    How do you build an institution that can deal with modern life? - Mike Elias: Founder of Idea Markets

    How do you build an institution that can deal with modern life? - Mike Elias: Founder of Idea Markets

    Here are some other questions we discussed:

    What is 3D trading technology?

    What is an idea market?

    What are the broken structures of the corporate media environment?

    How do you battle systemic corruption?

    How has the internet affected nuance?

    How can decentralized finance help to reshape the broken structures of modern institutions?

    How do you align interests without building monopolies or duopolies?

    Follow Mike here: https://twitter.com/harmonylion1

    • 50 min
    Why is there something rather than nothing? - Richard Price: CEO of Academia.edu

    Why is there something rather than nothing? - Richard Price: CEO of Academia.edu

    Here are some other questions we discuss:

    What did socrates say about the unexamined life?

    What would it mean to have free will?

    Is there a specialization in studying interdisciplinary studies?

    What does the university of the internet look like?

    What are the three components of effective education?

    What does excellence look like?

    How do you think more clearly?

    Where does originality come from?

    Follow Richard: @richardprice100 on Twiter

    • 43 min
    What does it mean to live a good life? - Warren Gohl of the Seneca Nation

    What does it mean to live a good life? - Warren Gohl of the Seneca Nation

    Warren is the father of Arik Gohl who is a previous guest and master bodyworker.

    Warren story is fascinating and has served in many roles over his life. He speaks several languages fluently and has keen insight into historical forces as well as how language creates the reality we live. 

    I highly recommend listening to this episode.

    • 1 hr 38 min

Customer Reviews

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57 Ratings

JoshCrist ,

Empowering, insightful and actionable! 🙌

Whether you’re already deep into your journey of unpacking first principles, or just getting started orienting towards a higher vibration lifestyle - this is a must-listen podcast for you! Stewart does an incredible job leading conversations that cover the entire range of mental, emotional, spiritual and cultural challenges we all face learning to navigate the transition to an awakened life. Highly recommend listening and subscribing!

Rob ryan ,

Thought provoking & insightful

Stewart is a bright young mind inside and old soul - he’s having conversations with wide array of ppl on important topics. Worth the listen

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