David Kadavy

David Kadavy is author of the #18 Amazon best-seller, Design for Hackers, & host of Love Your Work

Love Your Work, Episode 36 – Follow the “First-Hour” Rule

July 28, 2016

Do you have a big daunting project that you just can’t seem to get started on? Try the “First-Hour” rule. This article originally appeared on Medium. keep on reading »

Love Your Work, Episode 35 – Using Fasting & Paleo & Ketogenic Diet Principles to Fight Inflammation – Dr. Terry Wahls

July 21, 2016

Terry-WhalsDr. Terry Wahls is an inspiring example of turning a struggle into an opportunity, but I was more interested in her area of expertise.

You may have already seen the inspiring TEDx talk of Dr. Terry Wahl’s. She has MS, and was confined to a wheelchair for 4 years. But, using her knowledge of biology, Dr. Terry engineered a diet based upon paleo and ketogenic principles to feed the power centers of her cells. Now, she rides her bike to work, and is out of the wheelchair. keep on reading »

Love Your Work, Episode 34 – Productivity Hack: Do Nothing

July 14, 2016

This is an article that originally appeared on Medium. It was later picked up by The Atlantic’s Quartz.

Give yourself permission to do nothing once in awhile. You may be surprised how productive it makes you. keep on reading »

Love Your Work, Episode 33 – Double Down on Love: SimplyRecipes’ Elise Bauer

July 07, 2016

elise-kitchen-horiz-a-1500Whenever I’m searching for a recipe, I tend to search for the food item, then “simplyrecipes,” and I always find something healthy and delicious, with clear instructions and beautiful photos, all posted by our guest today, Elise Bauer. keep on reading »

Love Your Work, Episode 32 – Stop A/B Testing

June 30, 2016

A/B testing is a really hot topic in entrepreneurship. Fortunately, I think people have started to come to their senses with it. It’s not that it doesn’t work if you really know what you’re doing, but it can really lead you astray when you are early on in a project. keep on reading »

Love Your Work, Episode 31 – Ryan Holiday: Tame the Enemy Inside

June 23, 2016

RyanHoliday 2Our guest today is Ryan Holiday. Ryan is the author of a new book, Ego is the Enemy. How can your ego hold you back in your aspirations, your successes, and in your failures? Ryan covers it all in his book. keep on reading »

Love Your Work, Episode 30 – Buy a $600 lamp. Read more books.

June 16, 2016

The places you invest your money, and the objects you surround yourself with both have a huge influence on how you spend your time and energy, and buying this $600 lamp helped me read more books.

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Love Your Work, Episode 29 – Tucker Max: Book Marketing, Threesomes Gone Horribly Wrong

June 09, 2016


Tucker Max is best known as a self-proclaimed “asshole.” He has written three NUMBER ONE New York Times best-sellers, including I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell. He is only the third writer EVER to have three books on the nonfiction best-seller list at the same time. keep on reading »

Join “Summer of Design.” Learn from “Design for Hackers” free (for now)

June 07, 2016

To enroll in Summer of Design, head to summerofdesign.com >>

I met a man who had bought my book. Right after he told me how much he loved it, he turned his eyes downward with shame, and started shaking his head “but I haven’t finished it.” keep on reading »

Love Your Work, Episode 28 – Start where you are

June 02, 2016

Tuesday was the 12-year anniversary of my very first blog post. On this week’s show, I’m bringing you the top lesson that I’ve learned from those 12 years of blogging. keep on reading »