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About This Episode

In this weeks episode I sat down with international bestselling author of Sapiens, Homo Deus and 21 Lessons for the 21st Century, Yuval Harari. We covered so many interesting topics like how to manage expectations, the importance of boredom and what he believes the future of artificial intelligence is. He also shares with us his equation for happiness and he reveals why so many of us are addicted to being on our phones. We also dove into education and where he believes the job market will be 30 years from now. This episode is sure to challenge your perspective on certain topics!

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The Cliff Notes:

  • How we should be setting expectations
  • Discussing free will
  • Take time off from the internet
  • A journey of self exploration won't always be fun
  • Learn to deal with boredom
  • What is boredom?
  • The 4 C's - Critical thinking, Communication, Collaboration, and Creativity & thoughts on the future of education
  • The economic consequences of countries lagging behind in education
  • Become a changemaker yourself
  • Overcoming smartphone addiction and having real relationships
  • We're losing our social skills & technology isn't helping
  • How do we increase humility?

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