Answering Uncomfortable Questions With My Personal Assistant


In this video my ex-personal assistant Elizabeth and I will be answering some of your questions. Hereโ€™s the second half of the video: https://youtu.be/XAxrRK1hAeo

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๐Ÿ“š Overlap by Sean McCabe: https://geni.us/lvyrbp5
๐Ÿ“š The 4 Hour Work Week by Tim Ferriss: https://geni.us/hM7R
๐Ÿ“š So Good They Canโ€™t Ignore You by Cal Newport: https://geni.us/akZEnN

00:00 Intro
00:46 Are you gay since you have no wife?
00:58 Whatโ€™s the closest Elizabeth has ever gotten to quitting and why?
01:48 What do you think about her youtube channel?
02:41 Are you worried Elizabeth might become a better youtuber?
03:19 How did you guys meet?
06:18 Why do you need an assistant?
08:13 What have you learned while working with Ali and how has it helped you?
08:48 What is Aliโ€™s most annoying trait?
11:46 What is something youโ€™ve learned from your assistant?
12:50 How is Ali like as a boss?
13:49 The funniest moment when working together
14:14 Top 3 tips for someone looking to leave the 9-to-5
19:12 Why did you want to work with Ali?
19:49 What is the most awkward thing Ali has asked you to do for him?
24:04 Why did Elizabeth get her job and what made her stand out?

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๐Ÿ“š How I remember what I read (Readwise) โ€“ https://go.aliabdaal.com/readwise
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My brother and I host a weekly podcast where we discuss happiness, creativity and the human condition. You can find it by searching โ€œNot Overthinkingโ€ on any podcast app (eg: Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts etc).

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WHO AM I:
Iโ€™m Ali, a junior doctor working in Cambridge, UK. I make videos about medicine, technology, productivity and lifestyle design. I also have a weekly podcast with my brother (https://www.notoverthinking.com), and I write a weekly email newsletter that contains some quick thoughts + links to interesting things (https://email.aliabdaal.com).

๐ŸŒ My website / blog โ€“ https://www.aliabdaal.com

GET IN TOUCH:
If youโ€™d like to talk, Iโ€™d love to hear from you. Tweeting @AliAbdaal directly will be the quickest way to get a response, but if your question is very long, feel free to email me at hi@aliabdaal.com. I try my best to reply to things but there sadly arenโ€™t enough hours in the day to respond to everyone ๐Ÿ˜ญ

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