Jon Brooks

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Justin Noppé on The Secret Strategies of “Super Learners” (HEx Podcast #27)

“A lot of people talk about art and creativity being as being a spontaneous thing. I...

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Reading Hundreds of Self-Improvement Books is a Terrible Idea

Reading doesn't automatically make you smarter. If you're not careful, it can do the opposite.

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How to Think Like Marcus Aurelius: Donald Robertson On Decoding The Mind of a Stoic Emperor (HEx Podcast #25)

“The Stoics can teach you how to find a sense of purpose in life, how to face adversity, how to...

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The 6 Best Stoicism Articles on HighExistence

Mind hacks for dealing with anger, stoic journaling exercises, ancient truth bombs and more.

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Jon Brooks: Gamifying Stoic Philosophy To Unlock Courage, Gratitude, and Confidence (HEx Podcast #24)

Most people have heard of Stoicism. It’s a philosophy dense with practical wisdom. But how...

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Philippa Wilkin: The Transformational Power of the Breath (HEx Podcast #21)

Transformational Breath is a type of conscious connected breathing. It’s a breathing awareness...

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Enlightenment: Seek and You Shall NOT Find

A guide on how to try not to try to become enlightened.

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Jules Evans: A Philosopher’s Guide to Stoicism and Ecstatic Experiences (HEx Podcast #19)

Jules Evans is a practical philosopher and writer. In this episode, Jules explains how Stoicism and CBT helped save him from crippling anxiety, and how he later went on to spend five years researching...

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Steve Taylor: Why Science Needs Spirituality to Make Sense of the World (Podcast #15)

We have Steve Taylor on the podcast to talk about the intersection of science and spirituality.

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