Feb 10, 2020
About Generation You
Generation You’s purpose is to have multidisciplinary conversations around the big challenges of tomorrow. From education, health, food, climate, technology and many others - we strive to empower people to tackle these challenges and advance mankind. Your host, Catalin Matei, is an entrepreneur that's working on ever-more complex problems.
Today's guest, Nir Eyal is an Israeli-born American author, lecturer and investor known for his bestselling book, Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products and now author Indistractable: How to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life, which was released a couple of months ago and can be acquired online and in-stores. He sold two technology companies since 2003 and now help teams design more engaging products. He has taught the "Using Neuroscience to Influence Human Behavior" course as a Lecturer at the Stanford Graduate School of Business and has been featured/contributed to TechCrunch, Business Insider, and Psychology Today.
Here you can see timestamps and topics that were discussed:
14:21 - What is the solution to procrastination
20:36 - What succesfull people do to mantain their focus
31:05 - Why feeling guilty is actually good
33:38 - The best thing you can do when facing problems
35:22 - How to get in the state of doing things that you hate
Link to the book:https://www.nirandfar.com/indistractable/
Link to the workbook: https://www.nirandfar.com/subscribe-behavior-change/
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