How to Hack your Motivation and Productivity - Nick Winter
MindHack PodcastOctober 26, 2021

How to Hack your Motivation and Productivity - Nick Winter

Nick Winter is the co-founder of the highly successful startup, CodeCombat, a free-to-use educational gaming company that teaches players the fundamentals of computer programming.

He's also the author of the book, The Motivation Hacker and conducted a series of experiments over 3-months time to create good habits, learn new skills and push himself to achieve more. In this incredible episode, we dig into goal-setting, creating new habits, dealing with burn-out and so much more!

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02:35 - What Inspires You?

10:45 - Is It Better Not To Tell People Your Plan?

24:35 - What Is Your Process For Email?

34:02 - Can You Explain Your 120 Hour Work Week Experiment?

41:00 - How Do You Balance Your Productivity With Burnout?

48:33 - Are There Any Other Words That You Would Like To Leave My Audience With?