PP 456: Jonathan Greene, Father, Writer, Podcast Post, Guest Expert, Unwitting Polymath
“Don’t rush life.”
Jonathan was a prosecutor and criminal defense attorney who realized after the birth of his first child that his life path needed a shift. Listen as we discuss the journey Jonathan has been on since having children, our parenting styles, our idea generation and collection quirks, our reading styles and so much more!
1:12 What is a polymath?
8:47 The journey is how he got to where he is now
12:42 Biggest Values
22:56 The next 90 days
33:42 There is always time for reading
40:11 Don’t do what you don’t want to do
48:13 How the bills get paid
52:57 Authenticity is a must
12:50 “Authenticity is really what drives my life besides my kids.”
13:34 “I think that’s what a lot of people do. You bog yourself down over the years with all the similar thoughts and things that you think about. If you don’t ever get them out in any way and release them then there’s just not going to be enough room in your head for new ideas or things.”
56:19 “I take a lot of advice from a lot of different people and then I see if it works; and if doesn’t work then I scrap it and try something else.”