Learning by Doing

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Have you ever wondered if you’re spending too much time reading and not enough time doing? ๐Ÿค” You’re not alone. Today, we’ll get into why active learning through doing often trumps passive reading when it comes to real-world results. ๐ŸŒ We’ll explore how shifting from a heavy reading routine to a more hands-on approach can significantly boost your productivity and success. ๐Ÿš€ Join us as we unravel the benefits of selective reading and immediate implementation of new ideas. ๐Ÿ“š Get ready to rethink your learning strategy!

[01:19] The Shift from Reading to Doing:

  • Igor talked about how he moved away from a heavy reading routine to a more hands-on approach in learning.This transition prioritizes practical application over theoretical knowledge, which is more effective for his business.
  • His first few hours of the day are now dedicated to the tasks that need actions rather than reading.
  • This change has led to more productive use of time and better results in business operations.

[02:06] Selective Reading Strategy:

  • Igor says he rarely finishes books; out of the last 20 he started, only two were completed because they were exceptionally insightful.
  • His reading choices are heavily influenced by recommendations from trusted experts in the field.
  • He delays reading new books until they come highly recommended by multiple sources, ensuring they are worth his time.
  • Books that align with his goals and are endorsed by successful individuals get priority on his reading list.

[03:34] Implementing Knowledge Quickly:

  • If there is a compelling concept or strategy in a book, he immediately puts it into practice.
  • This method of quick implementation helps solidify the learning and assess its effectiveness in real-world scenarios.
  • He sometimes uses book summaries or videos to decide if a full read is necessary, saving time and mental bandwidth.
  • This approach ensures that he is not just collecting information but actively using it to enhance his business and personal growth.

[07:05] Igor’s Book On Email Marketing:



Igor Kheifets is an amazon best-selling author of the List Building Lifestyle: Confessions of an Email Millionaire.

Heโ€™s also the host of List Building Lifestyle, the podcast for anyone who wants to make more money and have more freedom by leveraging the power of an email list

Heโ€™s widely referred to as the go-to authority on building large responsive email lists in record time.

Igorโ€™s passionate about showing people how to live the List Building Lifestyle.