My favorite posts
With thousands of posts, where do you begin? I recommend scanning the archives.
Here are some favorites:
Book page: Leadership Step by Step
Book page: Initiative
Webinar: Life Changing Habits
Self-imposed daily challenging healthy activities (sidchas)
I swam across the Hudson River
Podcast: Top downloaded guest episodes
Podcast: 500: This Podcast’s Next Milestone
Podcast: I lost $10 million on September 11, 2001. Here is what I learned from those who sacrificed and served.
Podcast: A Guy Forced Me to Accept a Twenty Dollar Bill for Picking Up Litter
Podcast: Muhammad Ali and the Environment
Podcast: Clarifying my podcast strategy
Podcast: The Start and End of Any Serious Conversation on the Environment
Podcast: Does It Scale? My Modified Tesla Strategy
Podcast: Why famous people will like being on the podcast
Podcast: The folly of chasing efficiency
Podcast: Avoid doof
Videos and a short history of my invention and Submedia, the company I co-founded in 1999
Video: My Sledding Hill
I Haven’t Eaten for 3 Days and It’s Amazing
Podcast: I sang every day for two months, unplugged (still going)
Podcast: Is Polluting Child Abuse?
Podcast: My environmental role models
Podcast: Why talk about birthrate and population so much?
Podcast: Technology won’t solve environmental issues and you know it
The cause of our environmental problems, aka “the addiction speaking”
“Pride Destroyed the Park”, Washington Square Park after a parade (Video)
How to make my famous no-packaging vegetable stew
More than a year since I emptied my garbage
584: Freedom, continual improvement, fun, and curiosity: day three only solar in Manhattan
Sustainability basics almost everyone gets backward, twisting them up inside.
Technology won’t solve environmental issues and you know it
It’s Time to Ban Single-Use Packaging: The Village Sun published my op-ed piece
Know the 2 carbon cycles and don’t confuse them.
How I keep going when I feel like giving up (which is often)
The Science Book of the Decade: Energy and Human Ambitions on a Finite Planet, by Tom Murphy
You’ll change when the five people around you do
Pollution:Earth :: Obesity:Body
Vasectomies aren’t about fewer children. They’re about more sex.
Vegan Seitan Stew, 4 minutes prep time (video)
Where Is the World Going, Mr. Spodek?
Is the best book on the environment a picture book you can finish in a sitting?
Would you describe these abs as chiseled?
Podcast: 347: Sex, Drugs, and Rock and Roll, part 4: More sex
Imagine well-known people responding how we do to the environment
Press and media on me and my projects
The longer I go without flying, the more people talking about flying sounds like they’re talking about heroin.
Podcast: Which is easier, freeing slaves or not using disposable bottles?
Podcast: Paternalism and pride: why fly to Africa to eek out minor efficiencies when we waste hundreds times more?
I walked into a live minefield
The bigger your achievement, the more it’s a beginning
Reviews of my entrepreneurship course, which are stellar
Charlie Rose style conversations with graduates of my courses
Mind-blowing learning that works: Self-Directed Education
Independence from garbage, even on my body
Life lessons from 1883 Montana
If you miss one day, you can miss two. If you miss two, it’s all over.
A summary of my North Korea videos
I have low standards the first time
How I Learned To Start Every Day With Purpose
Would you rather eat ice cream or exercise?
My take on the New York Times Ethicist column
My big public art piece in Union Square
My big public art piece in Bryant Park
My Leaders in Software and Art video
Why Minimalism Should Be Called Maximalism
Leadership and the Environment one-page description for guests
Remember the “Crying Indian” Anti-Litter Ads From the 70s? You’ll Cry More at Our Pollution Levels Today (Inc.)
My morning routine featured on MyMorningRoutine.com
I started business school 23 days after deciding to apply
Speaking authentically, Martin Luther King Junior, Muhammad Ali, and Vietnam
Introversion and extraversion are bankrupt, counterproductive concepts
Inquiry-driven project-based learning rocks
Ten days with no internet, phone reading, writing, or talking
I plogged on TV with the Doctor and the Diva
I’m famous for plogging! See me pick up litter while I run on local news.
The most effective self-awareness exercise I know
Personal rowing record: 5,016 meters in 20 minutes
Blurbs and endorsements for Leadership Step by Step
Everybody cares about the environment until they want to see the Eiffel Tower
People join good projects and leave bad managers
The five times I was mugged growing up
I was mugged at knifepoint in Amsterdam
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