Brad Stulberg

Brad Stulberg

Brad Stulberg writes and coaches on performance and wellbeing. He is a best-selling author of the books The Passion Paradox and Peak Performance. He lives in Oakland, California.


How Your Local YMCA Could Save the World

It's easier than ever to associate only with those whose opinions we share. I want to offer a simple solution: work out at your local gym.

Brad Stulberg
Oct 18, 2019

How to Build Good Habits

We really are creatures of habit. Much of what we do, we do without thinking.

Brad Stulberg
Sep 18, 2019

How to Develop Mental Toughness

When he's asked about the keys to his success, Eliud Kipchoge—the greatest, grittiest marathoner of all time—points not to his physical fitness but his mental fitness.

Brad Stulberg
Sep 9, 2019

Finding Balance in Life Is Easier Than You Think

If you never introduce new challenges, you won't grow or get better. But, equally problematic, if you introduce too much stimulus and challenge too frequently, then you're liable to get injured or...

Brad Stulberg
Aug 26, 2019

Having a Mantra Will Make You Better

Many of the perennial wisdom traditions—such as Buddhism, Stoicism, and Taoism—teach practitioners the power of repeating particular chants or mantras to steady the mind.

Brad Stulberg
Jul 11, 2019