March, 2015

dr. melvin konner

standard SL 53 – The Importance of Women in Our Society with Dr. Melvin Konner

Jason Hartman welcomes Dr. Melvin Konner who is the author of Women After All: Sex, Evolution, and the End of Male Supremacy. Melvin sits down with Jason and talks about the importance of women and how they”ve always played an important roll throughout history. In our society, we”re seeing more women take on higher leadership rolls, more men being stay-at-home parents, and much more on today”s Swank Life episode.
Key Takeaways:
3:40 – Why does genetic variety make us more immune to germs?
7:00 – Men are dependent on women for their own connection to the future and that”s why men fight over women.
10:50 – Women had a voice in hunter and gather societies.
18:10 – Men are usually the instigators and leaders to illegal crimes more so than women.
23:05 – It”s …

dr. susan campbell

standard SL 52 – Five-Minute Relationship Repair Interview with Dr. Susan Campbell

Dr. Susan Campbell talks about her latest book that she co-authored with John Grey titled Five-Minute Relationship Repair on today’s Swank Life. Susan has written nine books on the subject of relationship conflict and resolution. She has also counseled thousands of couples to help better their lives and their communication with their significant other. On the show, Susan talks to Jason about some of the things you can do to live a happier life, communicate better with your partner, and repair some of the negative emotions you experienced as a child.
Key Takeaways:
1:15 – If relationship conflicts are not repaired quickly, your nervous system stays agitated.
4:00 – What needs to happen quickly when you’ve been triggered is to have a pause in the conversation.
7:05 – Susan believes childhood conditioning …


standard SL 51 – 3 Ways to Get Physical With Women Faster with Brendan Rose

In this quick Swank Life episode by guest host Brendan Rose, he explains the three major ways you can get physical with a women faster. Have you been on five, six, seven dates without getting physical? Then this podcast episode is for you. Brendan breaks down how you can break the barrier and grab the attention of a woman.
Key Takeaways:
2:30 – Adding more layers to yourself will often add more anxiety. So, hack away the inessential instead.
3:30 – Life is simple, we just make it complicated.
5:10 – Number one, develop a plan of where to go and when. Brendan explains what this means.
7:05 – Number two, create liminal space. What is liminal space?
10:40 – Number three, affection first. Brendan explains how to do this in a swanky way.
13:40 …


standard SL 50 – The Secrets To Winning People Over with Dr. Jack Schafer

On this episode of The Swank Life, Jake talks to Dr. Jack Schafer about his book The Like Switch, his time as a behavioral analyst, and how to win people over.
Key Takeaways:
[00:01:45] background
[00:02:19] profiler vs behavioral analyst
[00:04:13] The Golden Rule of Friendship
[00:09:57] friendship formula
[00:13:00] Eyebrow flash
[00:18:46] Digital World
[00:22:28] keep it fresh
[00:22:17] Sustaining, keep it fresh
“If you want people to like you, you make them feel good about themselves”
“Build intensity into the relationship, that’s the kind of thing that cements everything together”
“When you’re on the digital world, we’re taking people out of the visual world.”
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