Life Simplification with Gary Collins – Episode 324

Posted by Jason Ferruggia

You wanna know the “secret” to success in any endeavor?  

Wanna know the key to less stress and more fulfillment and happiness?  

I can give it to you in 3 words.


My guest in this episode of Renegade Radio, Gary Collins, is all about the simple life.  The best selling author of “The Simple Life” book series is an active follower and teacher of what he calls “life simplification”.  

His teachings blows the lid off of conventional life and wellness expectations and is considered essential for every person seeking a simpler and happier life.  

Scroll down for Show Notes:


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Show Notes:

  • A time in his life that wasn’t so simple. [7:30]
  • The “rebirth” of Gary – getting back to what he felt was important. [15:56]
  • Why he always has a “Plan B” and an exit route.  [24:50]
  • The moment he decided to go off the grid. [27:04]
  • What is a “practical minimalist” and why does Gary consider himself one?  [30:57]
  • Are you defined by success or failure?  [32:45]
  • Money = Freedom. [33:50]
  • The “Three-Legged Stool of The Simple Life”. [35:37]
  • Simple steps to declutter your life and why it’s important. [43:10]
  • Having skin in the game  and knowing your worth. [1:17:25]
  • Tips for getting new habits to stick. [1:20:48]


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Wanna learn more about identifying what’s essential and simplifying your life? Click HERE to listen to my interview with Greg McKeown, the author of the book, “Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less“.

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