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Simplify
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Simplify is a podcast for anyone who’s taken a close look at their habits, their happiness, their relationships, or their health and thought, “There’s got to be a better way to do this.” Hear ideas that get you to better from Gretchen Rubin, David Allen, Rebecca Traister, Dan Savage, Seth Godin and many more. Hosted by Caitlin Schiller and Ben Schuman-Stoler. Brought to you by Blinkist.
 
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Tools They Use
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Welcome to the Tools They Use podcast. A collection of interviews and weekly episodes about the world personal and team productivity software. Every few weeks, we sit down and speak to professionals, extracting all of the apps, routines and habits they use every day to navigate their work and personal life. Past guests include David Pierce from the Wall Street Journal, Chris Messina the creator of the hashtag, Joey Cofone, CEO of Baron Fig and many more fantastic professionals. This is the p ...
 
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Today, we discuss the concept of switching in to-do list applications, and why we should try not to do it once we've made a base. BUSINESS OF SOFTWARE, UK EVENT: here SWITCHING ADVICE Write out your 3-5 of the key features you need - shortlist the features that will make your to-do list manager. These are a must-have for this choice of applicat ...…
 
Self? Help! is the new podcast out of Blinkist. Host Terence Mickey, Moth Storyteller and creator of Memory Motel, goes deep with people about the books that sparked their life-changing realizations. In season one you’ll hear five bestselling NYT authors—Johann Hari, Paula McLain, and Eli Finkel, to name a few—tell the stories of that moment wh ...…
 
Today, we chat with Stacey Harmon all about Evernote, GTD techniques and Methods Before Tools - this one was a perfect conversation for active Evernote users worldwide. Follow Stacey's Courses & Work Radical Productivity with Evernote Course: here Trauma Free Tax: here Her Twitter: here Harmon Enterprises: here Stacey's EverDone Course: here Yo ...…
 
Picture a person who uses cannabis regularly. Did you imagine an Olympic medal-winning athlete, or a successful entrepreneur? Or did you think of someone who fits the standard stoner stereotype? If, like most people, you conjured up the latter, then today’s episode of Simplify might challenge some of your assumptions about what cannabis-use loo ...…
 
What does whiteness mean? If you're a white person, the occasions on which you've thought about it might be few. If you're a person of color, the time you spend reckoning with its meaning & consequences are likely far too many. Today's episode of Simplify is an invitation to grapple with what white means in the world, and how to have more gener ...…
 
With our first guest episode of 2019, we chat with Justin DiRose today - we chat everything productivity tools from OmniFocus to Evernote, and everything in between, highlighting the importance of methods above tools too. Give some love to Justin His Twitter: here The Productivity Guild: here The new Podcast: here Thanks again to Justin for a l ...…
 
Coach & writer Jen Sincero tried every self-help technique out there, then condensed the most powerful practices into one straight-talking bestseller that thousands have used to kickstart their lives. Listen in as Sincero takes you through how to bust your own self-defeating beliefs to become the badass you’ve always known you are. Sincero, aut ...…
 
With our first podcast episode in 2019, we're kicking off with software subscriptions - discussing investing in your favourite productivity tools, how to reduce your spend and a list of Francesco's current paid applications. To skip Francesco's list, head to 14.30 minutes into the podcast. *Your Checklist for Subscriptions * Set a Budget: Budge ...…
 
If you've got a pulse and like eating food, you've likely either been on a diet, or felt obligated to start one. Yet the fact remains that diets, in the traditional cut-and-count-calories format, rarely work long term. That's where Melissa Hartwig Urban comes in. On this episode of Simplify, the co-creator of nutrition phenomenon The Whole30 ta ...…
 
The turning point came for Ayelet Waldman when she found herself frozen before her medicine cabinet, wondering "what's going to kill me fastest?" She knew it was time to try a new tactic to improve her mental health. In this episode, hear this bestselling nonfiction author (who also happens to be a mother, a wife, and a novelist) describe her e ...…
 
Do your negative thoughts race faster than Usain Bolt? Do you wish you were calmer, kinder, or more focused? Would you like to meditate, but just don’t think you have time? If you answered yes, then this episode of Simplify is for you. Dan Harris might be best known for his reporting on ABC News, Nightline, and the weekend edition of Good Morni ...…
 
In season 5, you’ll learn how easy meditation can be with Dan Harris, how to change your self-defeating beliefs with Jen Sincero, and how to talk about race with Robin DiAngelo. You'll also hear what it's like to microdose LSD for a month and learn the surprising ways a little bit of cannabis can improve your health. If you haven’t subscribed, ...…
 
Today, we sit down for a chat with Thomas Frank, YouTuber and host of College Info Geek, a popular channel, website and podcast for students looking to optimise their time and maximise college. Thomas mentions: Bear Notion His Breakfast Smoothie Strides Watch this on YouTube now, and even explore how Thomas Frank uses his Notion account too. Th ...…
 
Today, we discuss Slack's London Event and what's next for Evernote after my chat with Ian Small, and to round this week off a little look at Coda's two new additions. Back next week, at the same time! We have Thomas Frank, YouTuber and Creator of College Info Geek. Review on iTunes to be picked for next week's read-out! Watch on YouTube by hea ...…
 
Seth Godin’s new book, This Is Marketing, just hit stores on November 13th. In it, this grand master of marketing delves into finding your audience and doing good work, acknowledging that while marketing is certainly a force to be reckoned with, it doesn’t necessarily have to be an evil one. To hear more about Seth’s perspective on marketing af ...…
 
Today, we discuss Notion and what's next for their blocks, a chat with Ryder Carroll, the creator of the Bullet Journal and explore whether Google Docs is the future of modular productivity software. Back next week, at the same time! Review on iTunes to be picked for next week's read-out! Watch on YouTube by heading to Keep Productive and going ...…
 
The podcast is back. This new weekly format will cover news, opinions and everything in the productivity software space. With a month off, we're back again and with a new segment. This week, we discuss Evernote's latest worries, the book I've been admiring called MakeTime and how email applications are making things interesting right now. We'll ...…
 
If a friend of yours needed to hear an unpleasant truth, would you tell it to them? Or would you gloss over it in order to avoid an uncomfortable conversation? Many of us would probably opt for the latter to avoid hurting someone’s feelings, but sometimes loving criticism is necessary to make people understand that they deserve better — and are ...…
 
This week’s episode is brought to you by Jonathan Cronstedt, Kajabi's President Jonathan Cronstedt is the President of Kajabi. Kajabi provides digital entrepreneurs an all-in-one platform which enables them to create a life of freedom on their terms, whatever that may look like. What does your day-to-day job and work look like? Jonathan tends t ...…
 
This week’s episode is brought to you by Holger Seim, Co-founder and CEO of Blinkist. Holger Seim is the Co-founder and CEO of Blinkist, an app that condenses non-fiction books in 15-minute reads. Holger is based in Berlin. What does your day-to-day job and work look like? Holger’s work is involved in marketing, business management and it’s foc ...…
 
Effective collaboration, innovative thinking, and constructive problem-solving can be major struggles for many teams, regardless of industry. But for those who really want to fix these issues, it’s time to look beyond how other companies work and turn to improv comedy ensembles for inspiration. After all, they’ve literally taken teamwork and tu ...…
 
This week’s episode is brought to you by Kouris Kalligas, the founder and CEO of Therachat. Therachat is a product for therapists to engage their clients during therapy sessions, it allows them to assign clients activities to do in order to help them with their mental health. What does your day-to-day job and work look like? Kouris has a precis ...…
 
This week’s episode is brought to you by Joey Cofone, CEO and co-founder of Baron Fig. Joey co-founded Baron Fig, a company based in NYC that makes “tools for thinkers”, such as notebooks, pens, bags, and other goods. What does your day-to-day job and work look like? Every day is different, but usually centered around design. What do you use to ...…
 
Nothing hurts worse than heartbreak. Whether it’s the painful end of relationship or the passing away of a beloved pet, grief and emotional suffering can quickly become all-consuming. And that’s where we blame ourselves and feel guilty for our inability to overcome emotional pain fast enough. Moreover, as psychologist Guy Winch shows, when goin ...…
 
Do you consider yourself a night owl or are you a morning person? Regardless of whether you love mornings or not, we all want to make best of them. Everybody has those few things––that certain morning ritual––that if they don't do it, their whole day is ruined. But what’s the best way to start your day off right? Benjamin Spall and his co-autho ...…
 
How much of your life do you spend pleasing those around you? Maybe it’s time to be honest with yourself, invest time in the things that really matter, and start weeding out unnecessary obligations to people you don’t really like. But how exactly are you supposed to do that? In this episode of Simplify, Sarah Knight will help you start a proces ...…
 
We all like to buy stuff. Endless ads screaming “sale,” “discount," and “free” trick us into believing that we want things that we don’t actually need. In an age of credit cards, Paypal, Venmo, and Apple pay, it has become incredibly easy to spend our hard-earned sheckles and tough to save them. In this episode of Simplify, behavioral economist ...…
 
This week’s episode is brought to you by Amir Salihefendic, the Founder and CEO of Doist, the company behind Todoist and Twist. Amir works remotely from Barcelona. What does your day-to-day job and work look like? Amir wakes up around 7 or 8 am, takes care of his son, has a coffee, then get to work around 9 am until 5 or 6 pm, taking 1h for lun ...…
 
In the first episode of Season 4, Caitlin talks with Cheryl Strayed about how tending to humanity’s toughest quandaries has become her calling, and the three central questions that keep us all up at night. Through years of listening deeply and sensitively to others’ experiences as well as her own, Strayed has unlocked what makes a good advice-g ...…
 
Simplify season 4 launches on August 23rd with an episode featuring bestselling author, memoirist, and internet legend, Cheryl Strayed. This first episode is one of our favorites yet, but as you'll hear in the trailer, there's much more to come. If you want to say hi to Ben and Caitlin before the season really kicks into gear, you can find them ...…
 
This week’s episode is brought to you by Chris Messina, a designer and product hunter. Chris is a visionary who invented the hashtag and worked for the likes of Google and Uber. He's been a proud participant in the open source/open web communities and co-founded Molly and the BarCamp. What does your day-to-day job and work look like? Chris wake ...…
 
This week’s episode is brought to you by David Pierce a personal technology columnist of The Wall Street Journal. What does your day-to-day job and work look like? David’s job is to read about the world of tech to know what’s happening and then make people understand it. Zoom (iOS/Android/Mac/Windows) (For video conference) What do you use to t ...…
 
Feel like there's never enough time in the day? Then this episode is for you. In this very first Spotlight episode of Simplify, time-management expert Laura Vanderkam offers surprising ideas from her new book Off The Clock: Feel Less Busy While Getting More Done to help you overhaul your relationship with time. Here, she tells Emily Phillips ab ...…
 
This week’s episode is brought to you by Leah Ryder, a writer and content strategist at Trello. Leah works as a content manager at Trello, her team hosts the blog and runs other resources like the social media channels, the newsletter, ebooks, the marketing team, and so on. Make sure to check out our Sponsor for Series 2, Setapp. Setapp has an ...…
 
This week’s episode is brought to you by Liam Martin, the co-founder and CMO of TimeDoctor. Liam co-founded TimeDoctor a productivity-tracking resource for remote teams and runs the company of 60+ members working remotely from all around the world. Make sure to check out our Sponsor for Series 2, Setapp. Setapp has an exciting array of Mac apps ...…
 
Are you slavishly devoted to your to-do list, rushing around to fit every vacant area of time to a task? In this day and age, most of us are—and it's doing no favors to our creativity, our minds, and our very humanity. Something's got to give, and Alan Lightman has a plan. Or, rather, a lack of one. And that's perfect. In this episode of Simpli ...…
 
This week’s episode is all about real-time team communication. We'll be discussing the concept of team communication and how the advances of Twist is changing the way this is operating, day to day for employees, teams and professionals. Twist is challenging the likes of Slack and other popular real-time communication services as it battles the ...…
 
This week’s episode is brought to you by Zoey Arielle, a lifestyle YouTuber and blogger from Canada, currently living in Rome, Italy. Zoey works as a digital nomad covering a range of topics from travel to minimalism and love of attraction, she's also the author of 3 books about minimalism and self-help. Make sure to check out our Sponsor for S ...…
 
This week’s episode is brought to you by Joshua Zerkel, Head of Global Community Asana and a Certified Pro Organizer. Joshua previously was Head of Community at Evernote and, before, worked as a productivity consultant, coaching his clients on how to use productivity tools. Make sure to check out our Sponsor for Series 2, Setapp. Setapp have an ...…
 
Today's episode is all about the best apps of the month! Your host, Francesco shares the first-ever apps of the month segment, all about great applications he's discovered across the last 30-days. All of the app recommendations are available in the description below! Make sure to check out our Sponsor for Series 2, Setapp. Setapp have an exciti ...…
 
In this episode of Simplify, Caitlin talks to Janice Kaplan, bestselling author, TV producer, and magazine editor about how luck happens and how you can create it. Does luck feel like something you either have or you don’t? Does it feel like chance? Or, do you think you have some, not all of it good? Well, Janice Kaplan and Barnaby Marsh turned ...…
 
This week’s episode is brought to you by Dan Barbera, a content creator from the UK, now in Cleveland, Ohio. Dan is the founder of CLE Tech, a website and YouTube channel about all the latest on smartphones, tablets and all kind of news in the tech world. He also works as content creator at MacRumors. Our sponsor for today’s podcast! Setapp. Se ...…
 
Today's episode is brought to you by me, Francesco and the topic today is the benefits and negatives of working remotely. Remote work is becoming increasingly popular as we become connected via the internet every day. It's something many companies are adopting and implementing within their workforce. Twitter Handle: @FrancescoD_Ales on Twitter! ...…
 
Ever wondered whether humans are meant to be monogamous, or when we started to look at our sexual partners as private property? The authors of the extraordinary book on sexual evolution Sex at Dawn, Cacilda Jethá and Christopher Ryan, study our primate legacy and explain how it shaped human sexual behavior. In this episode, Ryan talks about the ...…
 
This week’s episode is brought to you by Olivia Hayward, a business owner and Etsy creator from Berkeley, California. Olivia runs her accessory company, Mane Message, since her first college years and she also recently started a YouTube channel where she shares videos about life as a creative business owner. Our sponsor for today’s podcast! Set ...…
 
Our sponsor for today’s podcast! Setapp. Setapp is a revolutionary new service allowing you a hub of more than 100 Mac apps all in one spot for one monthly fee! Download it today for Mac using this link: Get Setapp here Learn more about Setapp with this helpful YouTube review, created by your host, Francesco D’Alessio. Apps I mentioned today! M ...…
 
While mindfulness can feel like a relatively new phenomenon in western societies — Jon Kabat-Zinn popularized it in the US in the 1970s — it has, in fact, been helping people feel connected to their lives for centuries. Dr. Lori Brotto experimented with the practice as treatment for women with sexual concerns and found that mindfulness can have ...…
 
Our sponsor for today’s podcast! Setapp. Setapp is a revolutionary new service allowing you a hub of more than 100 Mac apps all in one spot for one monthly fee! Download it today for Mac using this link: Get Setapp here Learn more about Setapp with this helpful YouTube review, created by your host, Francesco D’Alessio. What does your day-to-day ...…
 
A lot of the things that we’ve learned about how our minds work are simply not true. Did you know that a small part of your brain can fall asleep while the other parts are awake and working? And we can't trust our memories, either: it turns out that much of what ends up getting stored in memory, especially what people remember about themselves ...…
 
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