Behind the Woo: Practical, Tactical Ways to Create a Map of Reality and Hack It with Michael Gustin
Time stamped show notes:
[1:14] Michael’s journey
[1:29] Born in Oregon to a single mother, addicted to meth. Was put into foster homes at a very young age. Went through a lot of sexual and emotional abuse in foster homes. He was adopted at the age of 7.
[1:55] Grew up in India. Dealt with therapy, prescription drugs (first one at age 4, after being raped).
[2:18] Attempted suicide several times.
[2:42] Overdosed and ended up flatlining. He was put in rehab until he graduated high school.
[3:04] Went to college and played football.
[3:13] Had an accident that destroyed his spine. Had to quit football.
[6:09] What is the Reality Hacker Academy?
[17:01] Growing is the process and the process is growing.
[18:10] Successful people fail more than they succeed.
[23:37] We can’t be afraid of failing because that’s the entire premise of progress. Failure is the premise of progress.
[26:10] Collaboration is the way of the future.
[37:23] A leader creates more leaders.
[46:38] Adding value compounds over time.
Three key points:
- Growing is the process and the process is growing
- We can’t be afraid of failing because that’s the entire premise of progress. Failure is the premise of progress.
- Collaboration is the way of the future.
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