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Podcast 002 | Technology

In this episode of The Minimalists Podcast, Joshua & Ryan discuss minimalism approaches to technology, and they attempt to answer the following questions:

  • How do you minimize social media feeds and not miss important info?
  • How do you minimize your online browsing habits?
  • How do you apply minimalism to technology?
  • How do you embrace minimalism when your partner has no interest?
  • What advice do you have for artists overwhelmed by art supplies?
  • What was the most difficult thing for you to get rid of?
  • How do you expand your vocabulary?
  • How do you explain you don’t want things for gifts, but experiences?
  • Is it better to donate items or to sell them?
  • What does value mean to you?
  • The Five Values in your book Minimalism are health, relationships, passion, growth, and contribution. If there was a sixth value, what would it be?



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