29 episodes

The Ultraworking Podcast. Exploring peak performance. Operations, business, biochemistry, math, habits, skills... everything. We aim to make every show very special — and potentially life-changing from time to time.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 30 Ratings

The Ultraworking Podcast. Exploring peak performance. Operations, business, biochemistry, math, habits, skills... everything. We aim to make every show very special — and potentially life-changing from time to time.

    A Mental Defense Against Shiny

    A Mental Defense Against Shiny

    Practical episode. Quick mental technique. Takes around 5-15 minutes to do it once. Then it helps a lot with reducing Shiny Object Syndrome.

    • 16 min
    Work Computer, Play Computer Setup

    Work Computer, Play Computer Setup

    This is a highly practical episode. Enjoy.

    • 58 min
    Desirable Characteristics of a Weekly Review

    Desirable Characteristics of a Weekly Review

    Some characteristics that are good to have in a weekly review. Some examples. Quite practical.

    • 38 min
    On Aesthetics, Sensory, Regulatory

    On Aesthetics, Sensory, Regulatory

    Some taxonomic arguments. Aesthetics, sensory perception, and regulatory systems. Very abstract at first, some interesting and possibly profitable ways to think about the world.

    • 48 min
    Somatic Markers of Exhaustion

    Somatic Markers of Exhaustion

    Damasio's Somatic Markers Hypothesis — and some speculations on practical implications.

    • 30 min
    NFA

    NFA

    NFA: Not screwing around... turns out, you can learn a lot about reality from anything. Everything happens in time and space, math is unreasonably effective at modeling the world, and lessons for learning and performance can come from a lot of different domains.

    • 34 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
30 Ratings

30 Ratings

Mlmcgloc ,

Life-changing!

Listen to these guys and you’ll never work the same again!!

Oliver Mayor ,

Powerful idea(s) every episode

Like stages of a rocket, each episode discusses a powerful mental model (and sometimes several!) that can boost your trajectory of success and in work and life.

shennyg_ ,

Actionable insights from those that have done it before!

Just listening to one episode and picking one thing to execute on will change the way you view improving your life!

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