03 Mar 2015

How to Learn a Language Fast with Polyglot Benny Lewis

Привет, everyone! I’m very excited to announce that my guest on the Becoming SuperHuman Podcast this week is one of the world’s most renowned experts on learning languages quickly and effectively. By his early-20’s, Benny Lewis had failed to learn Spanish and Irish, despite living in Spain and growing up in

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Nelson Dellis, USA Memory Champion
24 Feb 2015

USA Memory Champion Nelson Dellis on Memory, Tenacity, & Conquering Anything

In many of the episodes thus far, we’ve talked a lot about the World Memory Championships and the different techniques used by elite memory athletes – but we have yet to actually meet one. Fortunately, that changes now. My guest this week (Thanks for the intro, Samir!) is Mr. Nelson Dellis,

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17 Feb 2015

Can Everyone Learn Seemingly SuperHuman Acrobatic Feats? Yuri Marmerstein Tells Us How

In this episode of the Becoming SuperHuman podcast, I host Mr. Yuri Marmerstein, an acrobat and gymnast who has made a name for himself as one of the authorities on hand balancing. Yuri’s feats, which you can see in the video below, are absolutely superhuman, but what’s more impressive is

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10 Feb 2015

Dr. Anthony Metivier on How to Remember Anything & Everything

After having such a great time as a guest on the Magnetic Memory Method Podcast, I was very excited to turn the tables around and interview Dr. Anthony Metivier as one of the very first guests on the Becoming SuperHuman podcast. Anthony is someone who’s work I’ve admired for a

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03 Feb 2015

Erwan Le Corre on Natural Movement, Paleo Fitness, and Modern Lifestyles

Recently, I had an absolutely awesome chat with Erwan Le Corre, the founder of “MovNat.” MovNat is an unconventional school of physical training emphasizing a broader understanding of human movement and health. The point of all this is of course to improve strength, mobility, agility, and just about every physical performance attribute you can think

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03 Feb 2015

Using the Wheel of Life Exercise & “Good” Multitasking to Create a Balanced, Happy Life

(This video is an excerpt from the Udemy course “Become a Speed Demon: Automation & Efficiency to Have More Time. For an 85% off coupon for this course, click here). As you may have heard, multitasking is the devil and is turning your brain to mush. It’s an extremely effective

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01 Feb 2015

Why Meditation is for Everyone

No meditation, no life. Know meditation, know life. Sukhraj S. Dhillon Meditation. Where to begin? Few practices for spiritual, emotional, and mental wellbeing are as time-tested and deeply-rooted in human history as this one simple practice. Not only does the practice of meditation pre-date recorded history and every known religion

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28 Jan 2015

Review: Become a SuperLearner: Learn Speed Reading, Advanced Memory, & Accelerated Learning

In 2009, I was working in a venture capital firm with some very smart people, and I came to know someone named Lev Goldentouch, who was working in one of the startups there in the VC. Lev and I started to talk, and soon enough, we would send each other articles

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27 Jan 2015

Prof. Anna & Dr. Lev Goldentouch on Memory, Speed Reading, and Becoming a SuperLearner

For most of my adult life, I’ve had a very keen interest in optimizing in improving my physical health, mental capacities, and my productive life (hence this blog and podcast). In 2009, I met someone with incredible superhuman ability to learn and it dramatically accelerated rate – one of the

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27 Jan 2015

How to Dramatically Improve Your Short Term Memory In No Time

As an instructor of one of the most popular memory and speed reading courses on the web, I’m very often asked how to improve short term memory. For those who are unaware, your memory is effectively broken up into 3 different types: Working Memory – The kind of memory that

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