Bose QuietComfort 35 Headphones. These are world-class noise cancelling headphones. They are Bluetooth wireless headphones with a high-quality built in microphone for making calls. They are essential for long flights.
Baratza Encore Coffee Grinder I grind my beans and make my coffee fresh every morning. It tastes better than Starbucks and is a million times better than pre-ground coffee. Warning: once you start making great java, you will never go back to average coffee.
Sieko Bedside Alarm Clock I NEVER use my phone as an alarm clock, psychologically it primes you to overuse your phone during the entire day. This is an analog alarm clock that actually looks stylish, I definitely recommend this lifestyle change.
Hardcover Notebook My mind is full of ideas and I need a place to write them, I prefer writing on paper to typing so I use a notebook. I
like to have 2 at a time, and one of them I keep clean and organized and the other I rip pages out of and do crazier brainstorming with.
Creatine Monohydrate Creatine is the world’s most underrated smart drug. Studies have there are a wide variety of cognitive benefits to taking creatine. These are an added bonus, I mainly take it for the performance increase in the gym
Antarctic Krill Oil (Double Strength) Krill Oil is my recommended source of essential fatty acids, and this is the best brand I have tried. Most people are deficient in Omega 3’s and other fatty acids.
Stainless Steel Tongue Cleaner. This is a game changer, keep your mouth cleaner and help to prevent that lingering bad breath that brushing your teach doesn’t fix.
L-Theanine. When I drink coffee I love to combine it with L-theanine for the productivity benefits. The combo creates a synergistic effect that makes me much more productive.
Namecheap This is the best way to buy a domain to create a website. You should own your own name as a domain (so no one else buys it) and start an online business.
Siteground Hands down the best hosting provider for running a website and the best customer service. A lot of web hosts have good marketing but are very sketchy. The best people in web development recommend Siteground.
Studiopress These are my favorite themes for running a website with WordPress (dot) com. You will recognize a lot of the Studiopress themes, they are very professional and widely used online.
The Ascent of Money: A Financial History of the World You need to understand the financial system to understand the world. This book is also a page turner (not joking) and written by the best modern historian.
Basic Economics This is the best book for teaching a comprehensive understanding of economics. I think it’s really unfortunate more people don’t understand economics – they’re shooting themselves in the foot.
Psycho-Cybernetics Self-help books are generally fairly bland, Psycho-Cybernetics is a massive exception. It is about self-image and is written by a doctor based on his experiences with his patients.
Self-Reliance This is the most famous essay by the greatest American philosopher. It is about the need for each individual to avoid conformity and false consistency, and follow their own instincts and ideas.
On The Shortness of Life Thousands of years have passed since it was written and it is still incredibly influential. This book has changed the world and reveals a common truth about humans, they often use their time wastefully.
Faust (Part One) A great scholar makes a deal with the devil, trading his soul for unlimited knowledge and worldly pleasure. The greatest work of German literature in history.
Love In The Time of Cholera No one should go through life without reading Gabriel Garcia Marquez. His magical imagery will transport you to Colombia to experience this love story.
Narcissus and Goldmund This may be the work of fiction I enjoyed the most. Narcissus and Goldmund are two friends in Medieval Germany, they meet in a monastery but enter on opposite paths, religion and asceticism vs. worldly pleasure and art.