“We have to recognize that when we’re with other people, we may have to accommodate different preferences and different styles.”

Named by the New York Times as “the queen of the self-help memoir”, Gretchen Rubin is one of today’s most influential and thought-provoking observers of happiness and human nature. She draws from cutting-edge science, the wisdom of the ages, lessons from popular culture, and her own experiences to explore how we can make our lives happier, healthier, more productive, and more creative. In this episode, Mindvalley founder, Vishen Lakhiani and Gretchen Rubin talk about how to get your instant passport to happiness. 

Listen out for:

  • The definition of clutter-blind.
  • Why cleaning up can be a source of conflict.
  • The concept of The 4 Tendencies.
  • How to hack your habits to achieve your aim. 
  • Live Bonus Q&A Session.


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About Gretchen Rubin 

Gretchen Rubin has authored several books, including the blockbuster New York Times bestsellers, The Four Tendencies, Better Than Before, The Happiness Project, and Happier at Home. She has an enormous readership, both in print and online, and her books have sold 3.5 million copies worldwide, in more than thirty languages. On her popular weekly podcast Happier with Gretchen Rubin, she discusses good habits and happiness with her sister Elizabeth Craft. Her new book “Outer Order, Inner Calm” is now available for everyone to read.



The Mindvalley Podcast aims to bring to you the greatest teachers and thought leaders on the planet to discuss the world's most powerful ideas in personal growth for mind, body, spirit, and work.

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