bookworm

Jun 22, 2017
Joe Buhlig
Jun 22, 2017
Joe Buhlig

Going after a task with unending motivation. This is something a go-getter has and that Joe and Mike struggled with.

Jun 7, 2017
Joe Buhlig
Jun 7, 2017
Joe Buhlig

It’s time for a classic that both Mike and Joe have failed to read until now. But they have completed their duty and are no longer in the dark.

May 29, 2017
Joe Buhlig
May 29, 2017
Joe Buhlig

How do you be creative and does the traditional school system train creativity out of our kids? These are hard questions but this week Joe and Mike explore them.

May 9, 2017
Joe Buhlig
May 9, 2017
Joe Buhlig

Sleep. A lot goes on when we’re not awake. This round Mike and Joe go through their experiences and struggles with getting rest.

May 3, 2017
Joe Buhlig
May 3, 2017
Joe Buhlig

Powering through things we don’t want to do. That’s what Angela Duckworth helps us do with this week’s book, Grit.

Apr 12, 2017
Joe Buhlig
Apr 12, 2017
Joe Buhlig

This week we’re joined by the author himself, Chris Capehart, to discuss his book Step and the impact a single action forward can have on your dreams.

Apr 5, 2017
Joe Buhlig
Apr 5, 2017
Joe Buhlig

Let’s be rhinos! It’s an interesting concept and this round Mike and Joe discuss the implications of becoming a 6,000 lb rhinoceros.

Mar 22, 2017
Joe Buhlig
Mar 22, 2017
Joe Buhlig

This round Mike and Joe are joined by Shawn Blanc to talk about taking massive action with The 10X Rule.

Mar 8, 2017
Joe Buhlig
Mar 8, 2017
Joe Buhlig

Let’s get an MBA (unofficial) without the big price tag. There are a lot of gems here but the format got under Joe’s skin.

Feb 24, 2017
Joe Buhlig
Feb 24, 2017
Joe Buhlig

Mike dives head-first into the world of internet-connected light-bulbs. Joe doesn’t get it. And yet they both explore the world of moving cheese together.

Feb 16, 2017
Joe Buhlig
Feb 16, 2017
Joe Buhlig

Does the use of internet devices change our brains? And if so, is it worth doing anything about? It’s a tough topic but Mike and Joe work their way through it.

Jan 25, 2017
Joe Buhlig
Jan 25, 2017
Joe Buhlig

A new baby, a continuing morning phone addiction, and learning how to make better decisions. It’s all covered in this week’s episode.

Jan 11, 2017
Joe Buhlig
Jan 11, 2017
Joe Buhlig

It may not be your fault, but you can take responsibility for it. Mike and Joe discuss the role of personal accountability in our lives and asking ourselves better questions.

Jan 4, 2017
Joe Buhlig
Jan 4, 2017
Joe Buhlig

Mike loves his coffee and he’s trying to drag Joe along. But that still doesn’t stop them from talking checklists and the power they hold.

Dec 7, 2016
Joe Buhlig
Dec 7, 2016
Joe Buhlig

BrainChains was a listener recommendation that taught Mike and Joe a lot about how technology affects our minds. From attention to focus, it’s all covered.

Nov 23, 2016
Joe Buhlig
Nov 23, 2016
Joe Buhlig

If you’re looking for a way to set goals and achieve a year’s worth of work in 12 weeks, then The 12 Week Year is an excellent choice and structure to try.

Nov 9, 2016
Joe Buhlig
Nov 9, 2016
Joe Buhlig

One of the most valuable tasks you can begin is the development of your self-awareness. This week Mike and Joe delve into the questions posed by Peter Drucker that prompt you to learn how to manage yourself.

Oct 26, 2016
Joe Buhlig
Oct 26, 2016
Joe Buhlig

Mike and Joe get a breath of fresh air with a book on productivity. There are a lot of tips here that they’ve both practiced for years but learned a lot regardless.

Oct 12, 2016
Joe Buhlig
Oct 12, 2016
Joe Buhlig

Mike almost put this one down. The business principles discussed are vital but the book itself was a challenge.

Sep 28, 2016
Joe Buhlig
Sep 28, 2016
Joe Buhlig

This week Mike and Joe talk about the value of finding a “why” in everything we do and what happens when companies start with “how” or “what.”

Sep 14, 2016
Joe Buhlig
Sep 14, 2016
Joe Buhlig

We’re trying a different flavor of book this time and discussing our relationships and feelings with Brené Brown’s Daring Greatly.

Aug 31, 2016
Joe Buhlig
Aug 31, 2016
Joe Buhlig

When you step out beyond time management you land in the world of energy management. It’s a simple concept that is drastically different for everyone embarking on the journey.

Aug 17, 2016
Joe Buhlig
Aug 17, 2016
Joe Buhlig

Mike has a new Apple device despite his minimizing efforts and Joe has finally done something about his email issue.

Aug 3, 2016
Joe Buhlig
Aug 3, 2016
Joe Buhlig

This week Mike and Joe talk about cutting back and simplifying life with Joshua Becker’s book The More Of Less.

Jul 27, 2016
Joe Buhlig
Jul 27, 2016
Joe Buhlig

Joe gets too much email, Mike thinks he should hide his email address, and they both have an interest in saying “no” more often.

Jul 20, 2016
Joe Buhlig
Jul 20, 2016
Joe Buhlig

We all deal with something painful in our lives. And although they are hard to talk about, it’s these obstacles that strengthen us for the future.

Jul 13, 2016
Joe Buhlig
Jul 13, 2016
Joe Buhlig

Whether it’s writing or building a business, we all struggle to put in the work to create. Mike and Joe discuss going pro with their art and overcoming resistance.

Jul 9, 2016
Joe Buhlig
Jul 9, 2016
Joe Buhlig

Whether it’s overcoming an addiction to email or sticking to a diet, The Willpower Instinct is excellent at helping you develop the self-control to accomplish your goals.

Jul 8, 2016
Joe Buhlig
Jul 8, 2016
Joe Buhlig

Welcome to Bookworm! To kick things off, we’ve reread a book we both rely on heavily in our lives, Getting Things Done by David Allen. This is the best discussion either of us have had about GTD in a long time.

Jul 7, 2016
Joe Buhlig
Jul 7, 2016
Joe Buhlig

Almost 2 months ago I embarked on a journey of reading a book every two weeks. Although there are a lot of personal benefits to doing this, it is primarily for a new podcast I’m doing with my good friend, Mike Schmitz.