Nov. 10, 2021

#66 Marshall Haas of Peel: My Favorite Books, Tools, Habits, and More | 20 Minute Playbook

#66 Marshall Haas of Peel: My Favorite Books, Tools, Habits, and More | 20 Minute Playbook

In Episode #66, we deconstruct Marshall Haas' peak performance playbook—from his favorite book to the tiny habit that's had the biggest impact on his life. Marshall is the Co-Founder of Peel, Shepherd, and Need/Want. We cover healthy routines, solving long-term problems, and context switching.


In Episode #66, we deconstruct Marshall Haas' peak performance playbook—from his favorite book to the tiny habit that's had the biggest impact on his life. Marshall is the Co-Founder of Peel, Shepherd, and Need/Want. We cover healthy routines, solving long-term problems, and context switching.

“The ultimate luxury, at least for me, is having a remote position. Whether you have a job or you have a business, being able to do something remotely and having a little bit or full control of your time, that's everything to me.” – Marshall Haas 

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CHAPTERS

In this episode, we deconstruct Marshall Haas' peak performance playbook—from his favorite book to the tiny habit that's had the biggest impact on his life. In it we cover:

  • (00:00:00) – Introduction
  • (00:01:44) – Designing and building a cabin
  • (00:03:01) – Context switching and delegation
  • (00:05:01) – Learning to delegate
  • (00:06:22) – Sticking to healthy routines
  • (00:10:22) – Using Todoist to manage personal organization
  • (00:13:43) – Focusing on margin and solving long-term problems
  • (00:15:57) – Balancing financial success with family life


ABOUT MARSHALL HAAS

Marshall Haas is a serial entrepreneur and Co-Founder and CEO of NEED/WANT, a family of brands that includes Peel and Shepherd. He started his entrepreneurial career at age 21, and has continued to create businesses and products since then. 

After launching a collection of products from innovative, smart bedding to wearable emoji masks under the name Need/Want in 2013, Marshall doubled down on their most successful product. That happened to be insanely thin iPhone cases that they marketed under the name Peel. A business that, nearly 10 years later, still sells hundreds of thousands of cases a year. His most recent venture is Shepherd where he helps companies around the world hire the best emerging talent from the Philippines. He is an investor in Tiny Capital and Loop.

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