The 4 Hour Workweek by Tim Ferriss: Summary and Lessons

Summary and Lessons from the ultimate blueprint on lifestyle design.

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The 4 Hour Workweek Summary

Executive Summary

Step I: D is for Definition

Chapter 1 — Cautions and Comparisons: How to Burn $1,000,000 a Night

Chapter 2 — Rules That Change the Rules: Everything Popular is Wrong

Chapter 3 — Dodging Bullets: Fear-Setting and Escaping Paralysis

Chapter 4 — System Reset: Being Unreasonable and Unambiguous

Step II: E is for Elimination

Chapter 5 — The End of Time Management: Illusions and Italians

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Chapter 6 — The Low-Information Diet: Cultivating Selective Ignorance

Chapter 7 — Interrupting Interruption and the Art of Refusal

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Step III: A is for Automation

Chapter 8 — Outsourcing Life: Offloading the Rest and a Taste of Geoarbitrage

Chapter 9 — Income Autopilot I: Finding the Muse

Chapter 10 — Income Autopilot II: Testing the Muse

Chapter 11 — Income Autopilot III: MBA-Management By Absence

Step IV: L is for Liberation

Chapter 12 — Disappearing Act: How to Escape the Office

Chapter 13 — Beyond Repair: Killing Your Job

Chapter 14 — Mini-Retirements: Embracing the Mobile Lifestyle

Chapter 15 — Filling the Void: Adding Life After Subtracting Work

Chapter 16 — The Top 13 New Rich Mistakes

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