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Learn Speak Teach Episode #85 with Nick Hutchison.

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[02:51] Nick’s book, Rise of the Reader:

[03:37] Favorite book Nick has read in 2023: Be Useful:

[05:08] Nick Hutchison’s bio

[06:43] What prompted Nick to start reading books?

[09:26] Why implementing the knowledge gained from books is important

[11:43] The power of intention when choosing the right book to read

[12:05] How to start implementing the knowledge gained from books using the SMART goal framework

[17:17] Nick’s advice for new book readers aspiring to become successful readers

[19:55] How to choose the next right book to read

[21:36] Uncovering the journey from idea to publication of his book, ‘Rise of the Reader.’

[29:00] Why he decided to include a section on actionable and implementable habits to improve your health, wealth, and happiness in his book

[31:16] An example of a happy habit from Nick’s book and how to implement it

[39:18] Book marketing tips

[41:14] Grab a copy of ‘Rise of the Reader’ from Amazon: 

[42:00] Rapid Fire Round

[42:19] Nick’s go-to books;

Die With Zero:

I Will Teach You to Be Rich:

[47:53] Best way to connect with Nick Hutchison:



Key Takeaways:

  • Books offer solutions to nearly any problem we may encounter and also facilitate the development of a wide range of skills we may want to acquire. [07:56]
  • ”Action is the real measure of intelligence.” ~Napoleon Hill [09:25]
  • “What’s not being measured can’t be managed.” ~Peter Drucker [13:02]
  • If you give yourself a deadline, you will get it done. A task will expand to fill the allotted time that you give it. ~Parkinson’s Law [25:47] 
  • “Impact is felt through feedback.” ~Nick Hutchison [27:00]
  • “There are two types of forgiveness: internal and external. Internal forgiveness happens when you stop feeling angry or resentful toward yourself, whereas external forgiveness happens when you stop feeling angry or resentful towards someone else.” ~Nick Hutchison [31:41]
  • “Unforgiveness is like drinking poison yourself and waiting for the other person to die.” ~Marianne Williamson [34:14]

People Mentioned and Other Resources:

  1. MJ DeMarco
  2. Arnold Schwarzenegger
  3. Marcus Aurelius
  4. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
  5. Epictetus
  6. Limitless Expanded Edition:
  7. Rise of the Reader:
  8. Be Useful:
  9. Think and Grow Rich:
  10. $100M Leads:
  11. Rich Dad Poor Dad:
  12. The Total Money Makeover:
  13. The Richest Man in Babylon:
  14. The Millionaire Fastlane:
  15. The 4-Hour Workweek:
  16. The Code of the Extraordinary Mind:
  17. The Four Agreements:
  18. A Return to Love:
  19. Die With Zero:
  20. I Will Teach You to Be Rich:
  21. Less Annoying CRM tool:

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