He Got Slapped In A Coffee Shop Then Built A Tech StartUp That Won Awards: The Maneesh Sethi Story


Technology innovator, PR master, and visionary thinker, Maneesh Sethi is the founder of Pavlok, the wearable device that uses electric shock to help you break bad habits and start new ones.

He was plagued by attention and focus issues his entire life. Maneesh then decided to invent a technology to help him regain control and break the bad habits that held him back.

Maneesh and Pavlok have been featured on the Colbert Report, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Good Morning America, and a whole lot more.

Maneesh is also the founder of Hack The System where he showed the world how to write New York Times best-selling books, become a famous DJ in Berlin, start an NGO in India, travel first class for free, and…


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In this episode, you’ll learn:

  • How the attention and focus issues that plagued him his entire life inspired him to create Pavlok,
  • What a famous game developer and author told him he could never do & what he did about it,
  • How he struggled with his own personal way of doing things because it never matched up with what society told him was the way to be successful,
  • How he launched a mega-successful Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign to get his innovative technology company off the ground,
  • How Pavlok is adding new capabilities to the human experience to make us learn and know better than we ever could before


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Links mentioned in this episode:


Hack The System

I Will Teach You to be Rich

The 4-Hour Workweek

The Art of Speed Reading People


The Myers & Briggs Foundation



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