Why You Should Always Talk to Strangers

Talk to Strangers

Why You Should Always Talk to Strangers I recently got back from a month-long trip. On the leg between Denver and San Diego, I made a point of talking to the people I came across. Every once in a while, I’ll notice something and get the urge to talk or ask about. Most of the time I […]

Impossible FM #015: Millionaire’s Math & Poker Business Strategies with Billy Murphy

In today’s episode, I sit down with my good friend Billy Murphy of Forever Jobless to talk about doing the uncommon by simply running the math. We talk about how Billy’s background as a poker player transitioned into an entrepreneurial career and how he’s chosen to make some unusual and non-traditional decisions – that most […]

The $25 Challenge

$25 Challenge

Today I’m going to ask you to take a challenge. This year we’re embarking on a huge adventure as a community with The 777 Project. If you don’t know what I’m talking about, The 777 Project is an adventure and philanthropic initiative to run seven ultra marathons on seven continents in order to raise funds and […]

Impossible FM #014: The Power of Consistent Committed Action & The $25 Challenge

Over the past few days, we’ve been getting a few questions from people who want to get involved with what’s happening with the 777 Project. In today’s episode, I talk about the #1 way most people can get involved with 777. It’s through a little something, we’re calling the $25 challenge. Find out how you […]

The Biggest Challenge of My Life: The 777 Project

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Today’s a big day. For the last few months I’ve been hinting at a big, upcoming impossible project. Today it’s here. I want to share with you The 777 Project. – the next impossible thing. The 777 Project The 777 Project is my next impossible challenge. It’s a challenge to run 7 ultra marathons on […]

Impossible FM #012: “We Choose To Go To The Moon”

In today’s episode, I talk about the one of the reasons behind tomorrow’s big announcement and share a short speach that my friend Kurt sent me. It’s a video of John F. Kennedy at Rice University announcing the goal to go to the moon in 1962. It’s an inspiring speech, but one that also requires […]

Why The 10% of Your Brain Myth Is Probably A Little Bit True

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I ran across this quote by Muhammad Ali the other day: You can hear Arnold Schwarzenegger quote him in this video, which is well worth watching if you have time: One of the things that always amazes me about the human body and mind is their ability to keep going. Despite what your mind tells you, you almost […]

Why I Started My Blog

The why behind what you do is often more important than what you actually do. Here’s my why. — A little over 4 years ago, I started a list. I was an out-of-work college grad, 9 months out of school who couldn’t get a job for the life of him. I had started a couple […]

A Few Updates On Cold Shower Therapy

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Since I’ve started IMPOSSIBLE – cold shower therapy (daily 5 minute cold showers) has become one of the most interesting things I’ve talked about. I’ve gotten more stories & more hate mail on this one concept that almost anything else I’ve written. The entire premise of CST stands around the cornerstone of this idea: If […]

Impossible FM #011: Running Faster 5ks Using The Hit List Technique

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Today’s podcast is an audio version of a blog post I wrote the other day called “how to run a faster 5k using the hit list technique“. I recently made up this game while running the highest marathon in Europe. I also share how you can use ramification and other similar techniques to lean in […]