The Disciplined Pursuit of Less [Podcast S03E12]
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Welcome to Season 3, Episode 12 of the This Is Your Life podcast. In this twelfth episode, Michele Cushatt and I interview Greg McKeown, best-selling author of Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less. We live in a culture that drives us to do, produce, and consume more—constantly. As a result, our schedules are packed, while our lives seem empty. Greg McKeown’s Essentialism, one of the best business books I’ve ever read, offers the perspective and tools we need to break free from this trap. Listen to the Audio Watch the Video In this episode, you’ll discover: Why “keeping your options open” might be the worst decision you ever make. When it comes to our actions, there are really just two different approaches to life. Why opportunities can sometimes be traps. How scarcity drives decisions that end up drowning us. Why we overvalue opportunities and activities and what we can do to streamline our lives for the best effect. Why creating space in our lives to evaluate opportunities is essential for our…