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I read you the best content on personal development, minimalism, productivity, and more, with author permission. Think of Optimal Living Daily as an audioblog or blogcast where the best blogs are narrated for you.

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I read you the best content on personal development, minimalism, productivity, and more, with author permission. Think of Optimal Living Daily as an audioblog or blogcast where the best blogs are narrated for you.

Listen on Apple Podcasts
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    How to Play Basketball Well by Isaac Morehouse

    How to Play Basketball Well by Isaac Morehouse

    Isaac Morehouse shares how to play basketball well.
    Episode 2578: How to Play Basketball Well by Isaac Morehouse
    Isaac Morehouse is the CEO of Crash, the career launch platform, and the founder of Praxis, an awesome startup apprenticeship program making degrees irrelevant for careers. He is dedicated to the relentless pursuit of freedom. He's written some books, done some podcasting, and is always experimenting with self-directed living and learning. When he's not with his wife and kids or building his company, he can be found smoking cigars, playing guitars, singing, reading, writing, getting angry watching sports teams from his home state of Michigan, or enjoying the beach.
    The original post is located here: https://isaacmorehouse.com/2016/04/21/how-to-play-basketball-well/
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    • 11 min
    [Part 2] 8 Things Every Person Should Do Before 8 A.M. by Benjamin Hardy

    [Part 2] 8 Things Every Person Should Do Before 8 A.M. by Benjamin Hardy

    Benjamin Hardy shares 8 things every person should do before 8 A.M. This is part 2 of 2.
    Episode 2577: [Part 2] 8 Things Every Person Should Do Before 8 A.M. by Benjamin Hardy
    Benjamin Hardy has been the top writer on Medium.com since late 2015. He focuses on self-improvement, motivation, and entrepreneurship. His writing is fueled by his personal experiences, self-directed education, and formal education. His research focuses on the psychological differences of "wantrepreneurs" and actual entrepreneurs. He lives in Clemson, South Carolina with his wife and they are the foster parents of 3 children.
    The original post is located here:
    https://medium.com/thrive-global/8-things-every-person-should-do-before-8-a-m-bdd0e547ff30
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    • 11 min
    [Part 1] 8 Things Every Person Should Do Before 8 A.M. by Benjamin Hardy

    [Part 1] 8 Things Every Person Should Do Before 8 A.M. by Benjamin Hardy

    Benjamin Hardy shares 8 things every person should do before 8 A.M. This is part 1 of 2.
    Episode 2576: [Part 1] 8 Things Every Person Should Do Before 8 A.M. by Benjamin Hardy
    Benjamin Hardy has been the top writer on Medium.com since late 2015. He focuses on self-improvement, motivation, and entrepreneurship. His writing is fueled by his personal experiences, self-directed education, and formal education. His research focuses on the psychological differences of "wantrepreneurs" and actual entrepreneurs. He lives in Clemson, South Carolina with his wife and they are the foster parents of 3 children.
    The original post is located here:
    https://medium.com/thrive-global/8-things-every-person-should-do-before-8-a-m-bdd0e547ff30
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    • 13 min
    Fixed-Schedule Productivity by Cal Newport

    Fixed-Schedule Productivity by Cal Newport

    Cal Newport of the Study Hacks blog shares how he's able to get so much done in a short amount of time.
    Episode 2575: Fixed-Schedule Productivity by Cal Newport
    Cal Newport is an Associate Professor of Computer Science at Georgetown University, who specializes in the theory of distributed algorithms. He previously earned his Ph.D. from MIT in 2009 and graduated from Dartmouth College in 2004.
    In addition to studying the theoretical foundations of our digital age as a professor, Newport also writes about the impact of these technologies on the world of work.
    His most recent book, Deep Work, argues that focus is the new I.Q. in the knowledge economy, and that individuals who cultivate their ability to concentrate without distraction will thrive.
    The original post is located here: http://calnewport.com/blog/2008/02/15/fixed-schedule-productivity-how-i-accomplish-a-large-amount-of-work-in-a-small-number-of-work-hours
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    • 11 min
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    What Those Winter Blues Can Teach You About True Happiness by Jeff Goins

    What Those Winter Blues Can Teach You About True Happiness by Jeff Goins

    Jeff Goins of Goins Writer talks about the winter blues
    Episode 2574: What Those Winter Blues Can Teach You About True Happiness by Jeff Goins
    Jeff Goins is the best-selling author of five books including The Art of Work and Real Artists Don't Starve. On his blog, he shares his thoughts on writing, life, and creative work.
    The original post is located here: https://goinswriter.com/winter-blues/ 
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    • 11 min

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