027 | 7 Practices to Survive the 2020 Apocalypse


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By Gianluca Truda and Jared Tumiel, Gianluca Truda, and Jared Tumiel. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Gianluca and Jared have survived 2020 (so far) and are back for Season 3 of Bit of a Tangent. In this episode they bring you 7 new habits and techniques that can be used to iteratively upgrade yourself — even in lockdown. Forget everything else that’s going on in the world, and take a deep dive into personal optimisation. Or, as they’d put it, prepare to geek out on organisation hacks, bootstrapped learning, and motivation pumps.




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Last episode: https://www.podtangent.com/e/026-drink-and-be-rational/

Matt D’Avella’s video on Checklists: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8n2vL2I__WY

Alex Vermeer’s Tangibles: https://alexvermeer.com/tangibles/

Roam research: https://roamresearch.com/

Put iPhone in grayscale: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JNuziJOl61o

FitNotes Android app: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.github.jamesgay.fitnotes

Matt D’Avella’s 30-day challenges: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLXKuahfdkl6zkBULJhEMNy_RnErOYXwJk

How Jerry Seinfeld writes jokes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=itWxXyCfW5s

Anki (flashcards tool): https://apps.ankiweb.net/

Michael Nielsen’s essay on learning with Anki: http://augmentingcognition.com/ltm.html

POLAR bookshelf software: https://getpolarized.io/

How to wrap your headphones up: https://youtu.be/3_FueKBoRO0?t=171

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