Outside Influences

I want to present like Steve Jobs.

I want to live like Tim Ferriss.

I want to talk like Larry David.

I want to have honest, moving work like Ricky Gervais.

I want to make observations like Seth Godin.

I want to start a business like Ben Casnocha.

I want to have financial wisdom like Ramit Sethi.

I want to tell jokes like Patton Oswalt.

I want to have an extreme lifestyle like Neil Strauss.

I want to play guitar like John Butler, Monte Montegomery, and Paul Gilbert.

I want to invent like Stephen Key.

I want to write lyrics like Brett Dennen.

I want to muse like Kurt Vonnegut.

I want to be fearless like Bill Hicks.

I want to have a vision for changing the world like Larry and Sergey.

Who’s influenced you?

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Charlie Hoehn is the author of Play It Away, Play for a Living and Recession Proof Graduate. His work has been featured on NPR's TED Radio Hour, Forbes, Fast Company, and Harvard Business Review. Previously, he was the Director of Special Projects for Tim Ferriss. Currently, he is the Head of Video at Book In A Box. He lives with his wife and daughter in Austin, Texas.

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  1. Kingshuk Mukherjee

    I just stumbled across this post while looking for any clues to content from Tim’s Kimono marketing seminar…I’m really glad I did- over half of your list of people are on mine as well. I think I should have made a list like this a long time ago.

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