List of weekly experiments

Week 1 – Titanium tea (Tim Ferriss)
[productivity hacks]

Week 2 – Aromatherapy and piano music for focus (Nicholas McCarthy)
[productivity and mind hacks]

Week 3 – Creativity made easy (James Altucher)
[productivity and mind hacks]

Week 4 – 10 seconds to happiness (Chade-Meng Tan)
[mind hacks]

Week 5 – Joints and hamstrings, beets and golf balls (Amelia Boone)
[bio hacks]

Week 6 –  Wantrepreneur detector a.k.a. Coffee challenge  (Noah Kagan)
[mind hacks]

Week 7 – Audiobooks, everywhere (Stanley McChrystal)
[productivity hacks]

Week 8 – Dealing with anger by “Inviting Mara to tea” (Tara Brach)
[mind hacks]

  • Introduction – Buddhist tricks to handle negative emotions
  • Results – How to achieve enlightenment by using #hashtags

Week 9 – Is this what I feared so much? (a.k.a. Stoic week) (Tim Ferriss, Seneca)
[mind hacks]

Week 10 – Fear Setting exercise (Tim Ferriss)
[mind hacks]

Week 11 – The Care Bear Stare (power of groups; Shay Carl)
[productivity and mind hacks]

Week 12 – The zero gravity experience
[mind hacks]

Week 13 – Keeping track of good things (Seth Godin)
[mind hacks]

  • Introduction – Keeping track of negative things sets the wrong narrative, can we change it?
  • Results – How keeping of good things made me do more good things

Week 14 – Don’t depend on caffeine (Jocko Willink)
[mind hacks]

Week 15 – Testing faster typing with Dvorak keyboard
[productivity hacks]