The Productivityist Podcast: A Time Management and Personal Productivity Talk Show

The Productivityist Podcast: A Time Management and Personal Productivity Talk ShowEpisode 222
How to Fight a Hydra with Josh Kaufman
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How to Fight a Hydra with Josh Kaufman
By Mike Vardy • View the Website

I'm joined this time around by Josh Kaufman, the author of three bestselling books – including his latest effort "How to Fight a Hydra: Face Your Fears, Pursue Your Ambitions, and Become the Hero You Are Destined to Be." Josh’s research focuses on business, entrepreneurship, skill acquisition, productivity, creativity, applied psychology, and practical wisdom and he's someone I've wanted to have on the show for a long time.

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I'm joined this time around by Josh Kaufman, the author of three bestselling books – including his latest effort "How to Fight a Hydra: Face Your Fears, Pursue Your Ambitions, and Become the Hero You Are Destined to Be." Josh’s research focuses on business, entrepreneurship, skill acquisition, productivity, creativity, applied psychology, and practical wisdom and he's someone I've wanted to have on the show for a long time.

I'm joined this time around by Josh Kaufman, the author of three bestselling books – including his latest effort How to Fight a Hydra: Face Your Fears, Pursue Your Ambitions, and Become the Hero You Are Destined to Be. Josh’s research focuses on business, entrepreneurship, skill acquisition, productivity, creativity, applied psychology, and practical wisdom and he's someone I've wanted to have on the show for a long time.

This episode of The Productivityist Podcast is sponsored by Gusto. To get three months for free when you run your first payroll with Gusto, visit gusto.com/timecrafting.

Josh and I carry on a conversation that revolves around the differences between How to Fight a Hydra and his previous books, the power of story (particularly fables and parables), why I never thought of Josh as a productivity expert yet he describes himself as such, and much more.

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I had a fantastic time chatting with Josh and I hope you enjoyed our conversation as well. If you did, I encourage you to share this episode and subscribe to the show. You can do that right from wherever you're listening to this episode or by visiting the podcast website. And if you're open to rating and reviewing the podcast, that's even better.

Thanks for listening and I'll see you next time. Until then, start fighting that hydra!

What is The Productivityist Podcast: A Time Management and Personal Productivity Talk Show?

Hosted by productivity strategist Mike Vardy, The Productivityist Podcast is a weekly show that discusses tips, tools, tactics, and tricks that are designed to help you take your productivity, time management, goals, to do lists, habits, and workflow to new heights - both at work and at home. If you're looking to focus your efforts on getting the right things done and start living the good life, then this weekly conversational podcast – crafted in the tradition of Slate's Working, Back to Work, and HBR IdeaCast – is for you.