The Getting Simple Podcast
By Nono Martínez Alonso
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Simplify your life. Do less, better. How to be more productive and creative while enjoying a slower, more‑balanced life.
||Clean#16: Matt Jezyk — The War for Attention||Tesla's Matt Jezyk on his rituals to slow down and stay afloat amongst all the things competing for your attention; embracing change and automation; techniques to be more creative; the rationale behind his ten-year life cycles; why he just transitioned from Autodesk to Tesla; and a lot more.||2/27/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#15: Antonio García Guerra — A Holistic Approach to Yourself||Antonio García Guerra, PhD from the University of Oxford, on the importance of physical activity, social time, and information to be more creative and perform at your maximum cognitive capacity.||1/28/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#14: Craig Long — The Unexpected Life Plan||Craig Long on how life is in the moments you didn't expect, quieting your inner intensity, helping others achieve complex goals when they don't know where to start, remote working, and disconnecting from technology.||12/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#13: Ben Fry — Co-creator of Processing||Co-creator of "Processing" and founder of Fathom Information Design — Ben Fry (@ben_fry) — on the beginnings of the Processing programming environment, the use of information design and visualization to understand complicated data problems, and his approach to design, life, & work.||11/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#12: Jiyoo Jye — The Challenge of Art||Artist, designer, and educator Jiyoo Jye on the struggles of making art and choosing your projects; education at an innovation school as a creative; when to share your work and the role of feedback; media consumption and technology; and her approach to a simpler, greener life.||10/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#11: Nathan Melenbrink — Who Decides What's Important to You?||Researcher Nathan Melenbrink on his research on simple robots, teaching, his efforts to bring news neutrality to the internet, liking new things, acquiring taste, and much more.||9/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#10: Nono Martínez Alonso — Who's Up Next?||Host Nono Martínez Alonso gives a brief overview of what's new and what's coming to Getting Simple over the next months. Discover who's up next on The Getting Simple Podcast in September, October, and November.||8/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#9: Ian Keough — How to Make Better Decisions Faster||Ian Keough (@ikeough) is the founder of Hypar. He writes code from his garage to automate the generation of the built environment to help stakeholders make better decisions faster. Trained as a fine artist and architect—and known as The Father of Dynamo—Ian believes efficiency breeds quality and automation yields better, higher-quality products. This episode uncovers the Ian Keough beyond Dynamo—including his life habits, tactics to get into the flow state and avoid distractions, his new adventure to disrupt the architecture, engineering, and construction industry, and a lot more.||8/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#8: Space-saving Deployable Mechanisms with Saurabh Mhatre||Saurabh Mhatre (@sm8928) talks about the simplicity behind deployable systems, the chaos of taking pictures, mindful photography, material science, social media, productivity tools, and more.||7/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#7: How You Affect the Planet with Julia Hayden||Julia Hayden talks about how our actions affect the planet, ways to fight our throw-away society and minimize waste, her love for tiny houses, and a lot more.||6/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#6: Running Away from Centralized and Addictive Technologies with Peter Boyer||Peter Boyer (@ptrbyr) talks about his efforts to run away from notifications and centralized technologies toward decentralized, encrypted-by-default alternatives; and also about self-driving cars, being in relation with nature, addictive technologies, uses of machine learning for design, and a lot more.||5/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#5: A Personal Narrative to Bring Your Interests Together with Andrés Colubri||Andrés Colubri (@codeanticode) shares with us how he manages to do seemingly different things—such as art, computational biology, or open-source development—by connecting them around one overarching theme.||4/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#4: Virtual Reality and Life Habits to Prevent and Reverse Alzheimer's Disease with Jacob Hamman||Jacob Hamman (@jcbhmmn) shares with us how virtual reality and healthy life habits can help prevent and reverse Alzheimer's disease.||3/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#3: Will Robots Simplify Your Life with Jose Luis García del Castillo y López||Jose Luis (@garciadelcast) and Nono talk about providing alternative access to robot control, learning from open source software, the joy of being an educator, simple living, eating healthy, and more.||2/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#2: Putting More Ideas Into The Things We Make with Zach Kron||Zach Kron (@zachkron) talks with Nono about how new digital tools allow designers to work (and wether these tools make our lives simpler), and about life habits, boredom, constant connectivity and disconnection, digital clutter, and more.||1/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#1: How to Lead Your Best Life with James Melouney||James Melouney (@jmelouney) is the author of the book The Art of Success, a book to help others lead their best life. In this interview, Nono and James talk about self-motivation, positive habits, and purpose.||12/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Entertaining and educational podcast. It’s cool to hear smart people talk about how they cultivate focus in both their professional and personal lives.
Interesting listen! It’s cool to hear how smart people find ways to focus in both their professional and personal lives.
Valuable & enriching