Info

The Minimalists Podcast

Joshua Fields Millburn & Ryan Nicodemus discuss living a meaningful life with less.
RSS Feed Subscribe in Apple Podcasts
The Minimalists Podcast
2019
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2018
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2017
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2016
December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2015
December


All Episodes
Archives
Now displaying: Page 1
Nov 15, 2019

Joshua and Ryan discuss how to ensure children are not adversely influenced by technology with author and professor Emily Oster. Listen to “Maximal” episodes of The Minimalists Private Podcast exclusively at patreon.com/theminimalists

Nov 12, 2019

Joshua and Ryan talk about raising kids, the data behind good parenting, and how parents can be more confident in their parenting decisions with professor and author Emily Oster, and they answer the following questions:

How do I determine with my partner who will sacrifice their career to take care of our children? (02:09)

How do I ensure my hoarder relatives don’t negatively impact the minimalist values I’m instilling in my child? (11:10)

What’s the best way to educate children in a world dominated by consumerism? (23:53)

Detailed show notes: minimalists.com/podcast

Support The Minimalists: minimalists.com/support

Nov 8, 2019

Joshua and Ryan discuss how to discover and develop a passion with author and radio personality Ken Coleman. Listen to “Maximal” episodes of The Minimalists Private Podcast exclusively at patreon.com/theminimalists

Nov 5, 2019

Joshua and Ryan discuss career advice, pursuing your passion, mentors, and the stepping stones to success with author and radio personality Ken Coleman, and they answer the following questions:

How do I find a job that adequately fulfills my professional and economic needs? (07:27)

How do I secure my dream job despite fierce competition in the field? (20:19)

How do I ask someone to be a mentor? (26:45)

Detailed show notes: minimalists.com/podcast

Support The Minimalists: minimalists.com/support

Nov 1, 2019

Joshua and Ryan compare and contrast minimalism and the KonMari method with lifestyle entrepreneur MJ Gordon. Listen to “Maximal” episodes of The Minimalists Private Podcast exclusively at patreon.com/theminimalists

Oct 29, 2019

Joshua and Ryan discuss how to start simplifying, how to become a minimalist, and some practical tips and rules for decluttering with lifestyle entrepreneur MJ Gordon, and they answer the following questions:

How do I motivate myself to minimize? (01:49)

What is one unexpected result you realized after adopting minimalism? (10:30)

How do I overcome analysis paralysis and wholly embrace minimalism? (35:32)

Detailed show notes: minimalists.com/podcast

Support The Minimalists: minimalists.com/support

Oct 25, 2019

Joshua and Ryan discuss how the things in our lives can contribute to depression with author Johann Hari. Listen to “Maximal” episodes of The Minimalists Private Podcast exclusively at patreon.com/theminimalists

Oct 22, 2019

Joshua and Ryan talk about several modern crises—depression, loneliness, addiction, connection, belonging, and meaning—with author Johann Hari, and they answer the following questions:

How do I increase my happiness and live a more fulfilled, meaningful life in spite of the daily barrage of negativity from social media and the Internet? (01:33)

Are the allegedly high rates of depression accurate? (26:27)

As an introvert, how do I develop connections with others? (29:38)

Detailed show notes: minimalists.com/podcast

Support The Minimalists: minimalists.com/support

Oct 18, 2019

Joshua and Ryan discuss how to avoid the devious seduction of fast fashion with author and business owner Tara Button. Listen to “Maximal” episodes of The Minimalists Private Podcast exclusively at patreon.com/theminimalists

Oct 15, 2019

Joshua and Ryan talk about buying new and used material possessions with intention, purchasing products that last a lifetime, and being responsible with time and money when shopping for necessities with author and business owner Tara Button, and they answer the following questions:

How do I find satisfaction with what I already own rather than seeking out ‘perfect’ replacements? (01:51)

How do I control my urge to shop? (09:55)

How do I know that what I really want is what I really need? (22:00)

Detailed show notes: minimalists.com/podcast

Support The Minimalists: minimalists.com/support

Oct 11, 2019

Joshua discusses how to maintain motivation during a writing project with author Ryan Holiday. Listen to “Maximal” episodes of The Minimalists Private Podcast exclusively at patreon.com/theminimalists

Oct 8, 2019

Joshua talks about stillness, quietude, combating distractions, and slowing down with author Ryan Holiday, and they answer the following questions:

What skills should I learn to lead a more peaceful, purposeful life? (01:21)

How can I make my long commute less stressful? (09:51)

How do I combat the societal pressure to hustle tirelessly, no matter the cost? (19:03)

How do I appropriately balance personal and professional obligations as a business owner? (20:36)

Detailed show notes: minimalists.com/podcast

Support The Minimalists: minimalists.com/support

Oct 4, 2019

Joshua and Ryan ask presidential candidate Mayor Pete Buttigieg to read headlines about him from The Onion. Listen to “Maximal” episodes of The Minimalists Private Podcast exclusively at patreon.com/theminimalists

Oct 1, 2019

Joshua and Ryan discuss values, contribution, leadership, minimalist uniforms, and whether or not there could ever be a minimalist president with 2020 presidential candidate Mayor Pete Buttigieg, and they answer the following questions:

How would you reduce the national debt? (23:12)

Is it feasible and responsible to replace the Electoral College? (36:50)

How important is freedom, and how would you incorporate it into your presidency? (39:10)

Detailed show notes: minimalists.com/podcast

Support The Minimalists: minimalists.com/support

Sep 27, 2019

Joshua and Ryan discuss how they ensure their smartphones add value rather than distraction. Listen to “Maximal” episodes of The Minimalists Private Podcast exclusively at patreon.com/theminimalists

Sep 24, 2019

Joshua and Ryan discuss decluttering our spaces, lives, hearts, and minds, and they answer the following questions:

How do I determine what to keep regarding my hobbies? (01:07)

How do I determine what to keep regarding seasonal and special-occasion clothing? (17:09)

How do I help my family members become more organized? (22:04)

How do I appropriately keep and store holiday decorations? (26:12)

How do I determine the appropriate amount of toys for my child? (27:46)

Detailed show notes: minimalists.com/podcast

Support The Minimalists: minimalists.com/support

Sep 20, 2019

Joshua and Ryan discuss appropriate sleep hygiene with Dr. Ryan Greene from Monarch Athletic Club. Listen to “Maximal” episodes of The Minimalists Private Podcast exclusively at patreon.com/theminimalists

Sep 17, 2019

Joshua and Ryan talk about simple choices to improve overall wellness with Dr. Ryan Greene from Monarch Athletic Club, and they answer the following questions:

How do I attain and maintain a healthy relationship with food? (04:47)

What lifestyle changes most positively impact health? (13:44)

How often should I exercise to maintain optimal health? (16:04)

How do I overcome my craving for sweets? (18:27)

Detailed show notes: minimalists.com/podcast

Support The Minimalists: minimalists.com/support

Sep 13, 2019

Joshua and Ryan discuss how to move on from a dead-end career with author Alex Banayan. Listen to “Maximal” episodes of The Minimalists Private Podcast exclusively at patreon.com/theminimalists

Sep 10, 2019

Joshua and Ryan discuss success, successful people, and how the world’s most successful people launched their careers with author Alex Banayan, and they answer the following questions:

How do I cultivate a passion, and how do I determine when a passion is no longer worth cultivating? (01:14)

How do you define success? (16:22)

What are the essential healthy habits of successful people? (21:16)

Detailed show notes: minimalists.com/podcast

Support The Minimalists: minimalists.com/support

Sep 6, 2019

Joshua and Ryan discuss finding the communities most appropriate for us with author, podcaster, and entrepreneur Jason Zook. Listen to “Maximal” episodes of The Minimalists Private Podcast exclusively at patreon.com/theminimalists

Sep 3, 2019

Joshua and Ryan discuss bucking the status quo, embracing our idiosyncrasies, and what happens when we refuse to conform with author, podcaster, and entrepreneur Jason Zook, and they answer the following questions:

How do I reconcile creating material goods for my business while eliminating material goods in my life? (2:02)

How do I address the disappointment of my family and friends when I choose different paths in life than the ones they believe are most ideal for me? (11:59)

Is maintaining traditions with family and friends—particularly during the holidays—a healthy practice, or should we always strive to challenge the status quo? (18:33)

Detailed show notes: minimalists.com/podcast

Support The Minimalists: minimalists.com/support

Aug 30, 2019

Joshua and Ryan discuss the crucial balance of faith and doubt with Mosaic pastor Erwin McManus. Listen to “Maximal” episodes of The Minimalists Private Podcast exclusively at patreon.com/theminimalists

Aug 27, 2019

Joshua and Ryan discuss questioning religion, questioning atheism, questioning belief systems, and finding peace with Mosaic pastor Erwin McManus, and they answer the following questions:

How do I introduce minimalist principles to my church? (09:37)

Is it possible to have faith while still harboring doubt? (22:53)

How do I address my family’s disapproval of my religion? (25:06)

Detailed show notes: minimalists.com/podcast

Support The Minimalists: minimalists.com/support

Aug 23, 2019

Joshua discusses the existence of art without the "prerequisite of originality" with singer-songwriter Jay Nash. Listen to “Maximal” episodes of The Minimalists Private Podcast exclusively at patreon.com/theminimalists

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Next » 10