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Tim Ferriss

Tim Ferriss is an entrepreneur, podcaster, public speaker and author of #1 best sellers including the innovative, The 4-Hour Workweek.
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"All of the below people have been on my podcast, The Tim Ferriss Show, which has more than 200,000,000 downloads and is often the #1-ranked interview-format podcast in the world. I’d read these books and sought them out to dig deeper. These tomes cover practically everything, no matter your grand ambitions or thorny problems." —Tim Ferriss
    • The Obstacle Is the Way

    • The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph
    • By: Ryan Holiday
    • Narrated by: Ryan Holiday
    • Length: 6 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,500
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,451
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,382

    There is a formula for success that's been followed by the icons of history...a formula that let them turn obstacles into opportunities....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great book I wish I had 25 years ago

    • By Jason DeFillippo on 05-08-14
    • The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph
    • By: Ryan Holiday
    • Narrated by: Ryan Holiday
    • Length: 6 hrs and 7 mins
    • Release date: 05-06-14
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 8,500 ratings
    • "This is a collection of stories and principles about Stoicism, which I consider to be the ultimate personal 'operating system' for entrepreneurs…or anyone who wants high performance under high stress. If you want to be 'anti-fragile' like Thomas Jefferson, Marcus Aurelius, and many of the most dominant soldiers and investors in history, Stoicism offers the playbook. If you want to make better decisions, if you want to smile when other people cower, it offers real tools.” —Tim Ferriss

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Anything You Want

    • 40 Lessons for a New Kind of Entrepreneur
    • By: Derek Sivers
    • Narrated by: Derek Sivers
    • Length: 1 hr and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,981
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,653
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,646

    When anyone can start a business (when everyone is running their career like a business), it begs a question. This is your one chance at life, you can have anything you want, what is worth doing?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Short and poignant

    • By Richard Mattson on 07-03-11
    • 40 Lessons for a New Kind of Entrepreneur
    • By: Derek Sivers
    • Narrated by: Derek Sivers
    • Length: 1 hr and 31 mins
    • Release date: 06-29-11
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 1,981 ratings
    • “Short, hilarious, and profoundly practical. I’ve reread these 40 lessons dozens of times. Derek is a philosopher-king among startup contrarians, and he knows how to get what he wants, however odd. I love this guy." —Tim Ferriss

    Regular price: $10.49

    • Radical Acceptance

    • Embracing Your Life with the Heart of a Buddha
    • By: Tara Brach
    • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell
    • Length: 12 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,981
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,691
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,674

    An inspirational book of teachings from author Tara Brach that offers a path to freedom by healing fear and shame and helping to build loving, authentic relationships....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Sublime Guidance

    • By Rich on 11-21-15
    • Embracing Your Life with the Heart of a Buddha
    • By: Tara Brach
    • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell
    • Length: 12 hrs and 15 mins
    • Release date: 01-17-12
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 1,981 ratings
    • “This book was recommended to me by a PhD neuroscientist and is what finally helped me tame anger, one of my most destructive (and persistent) emotions. It’s easy to aim for ’successful’ and be miserable. This book is the antidote." —Tim Ferriss

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Art of Asking

    • How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Let People Help
    • By: Amanda Palmer, Brené Brown (foreword)
    • Narrated by: Amanda Palmer
    • Length: 11 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,559
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,375
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,364

    In The Art of Asking, Palmer expands upon her popular TED talk to reveal how ordinary people can use these same principles in our own lives....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Not What I Expected

    • By Daniel on 01-24-16
    • How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Let People Help
    • By: Amanda Palmer, Brené Brown (foreword)
    • Narrated by: Amanda Palmer
    • Length: 11 hrs and 27 mins
    • Release date: 11-11-14
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 2,559 ratings
    • “I tend to isolate myself, often at the worst times possible. Amanda helped me to learn to ask friends and family for help. It was a game changer." —Tim Ferriss

    Regular price: $28.50

    • Tribe

    • On Homecoming and Belonging
    • By: Sebastian Junger
    • Narrated by: Sebastian Junger
    • Length: 2 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,689
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,976
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,943

    Combining history, psychology, and anthropology, Tribe explores what we can learn from tribal societies about loyalty, belonging, and the eternal human quest for meaning....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The most profound book on the subject

    • By joseph on 05-26-16
    • On Homecoming and Belonging
    • By: Sebastian Junger
    • Narrated by: Sebastian Junger
    • Length: 2 hrs and 59 mins
    • Release date: 05-24-16
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 5,689 ratings
    • “If you’ve ever wanted more courage, clarity, and a sense of belonging, this book is a profound read. From the battlefield to Main Street, its stories and examples will captivate you. The questions it poses alone could change your life." —Tim Ferriss

    Regular price: $28.50

For living more and working less, this book is the blueprint.
You don't need better genetics or more discipline. You need immediate results that compel you to continue.
"Tim Ferriss, the 4-Hour Guru," A NY Times article

Take a Listen

  • The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich (Expanded and Updated)
  • For living more and working less, this book is the blueprint.
  • The 4-Hour Body
  • You don't need better genetics or more discipline. You need immediate results that compel you to continue.
  • Tim Ferriss, The 4-Hour Guru
  • "Tim Ferriss, the 4-Hour Guru," A NY Times article

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