How to Start a Business | The Tim Ferriss Experiment

How to Start a Business | The Tim Ferriss Experiment

Tim Ferriss and Noah Kagan's Assistance to Cindy Monet

  • Tim Ferriss and Noah Kagan help Cindy Monet, a freelance yoga instructor, overcome her fear of rejection and define her goals using the DEAL strategy from Tim's book, "The 4-Hour Workweek."
  • Cindy successfully confronts her fear of heights by attempting a backflip at the House of Air, which motivates her to pursue her goals.
  • Cindy sets a clear goal of earning a monthly income of $5,000 and aims to differentiate herself from other yoga instructors to achieve financial success.

Cindy Monet's Disco Yoga Party

  • Tim Ferriss challenges Cindy to organize a disco yoga class with at least 30 paying clients within two days.
  • Cindy struggles with pricing her services and marketing her event effectively.
  • Tim advises Cindy to focus on direct marketing methods, such as telephone calls, and eliminate ineffective strategies.
  • Cindy successfully books over 30 clients for her disco yoga party.

Scaling Cindy's Business and Achieving Success

  • Tim teaches Cindy about automation and delegation to scale her business.
  • Cindy successfully hosts her disco yoga party and receives positive feedback from her clients.
  • Tim challenges Cindy to earn $1,000 in the next week to transform her life.
  • Cindy creates a unique "disco yoga" experience and introduces it to the corporate world in San Francisco.
  • She surpasses her goal by earning $1,050 in one week.

Additional Resources and Information

  • Extended scenes, interviews, and tutorials from the show are available on
  • The podcast, "The Tim Ferris Show," features long-form interviews with experts from the show and has been nominated as one of the best on iTunes.
  • Tim Ferris encourages viewers to explore the extended content and podcast at

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