I’m a fan of Steven Kotler’s work on the highly inspirational ‘flow state’ from his work with the Flow Genome Project, thus I was drawn to read his, The Rise of Superman, from 2014. The book is part extreme adventure tales, part science manual with breakthroughs and all fascinating. A featured post from Zen Hustlers founder, Jared Brick.
We find ourselves getting inspired to change our lives, and we give up before we even start. Usually this happens at 12:59pm on New Year’s Eve, and 1/15 we’d have already told ourselves, “next year”. But next year is never the year, is it? Year in, year out we go through our annual tradition of setting goals we never expect to achieve. It makes no sense, and it’s time to change that. Read more...
Remember that movie Limitless, about a guy who discovers a drug that can unlock the 80% of his brain that humans supposedly don’t use? He becomes a financial wizard, gets tangled up with angry hit men, gets addicted to the drug, experiences some weird side effects, and has to outwit a lot of people who want to kill him. Guest contribution post thanks to Vitamonk.com for Zen Hustlers.
If you live and love the ocean then you are sure to know Jack O’Neill. From the wetsuit that let us live the dream of first in and last out to the first ‘surf shop’ that gave us a spiritual home for our wave riding community, Jack’s mission was always to let us have fun and surf longer. O’Neill’s film, I Knew Jack O’Neill, pays homage to Jack the pioneer, Jack the maverick and above all Jack the surfer.