Shawn Stevenson is the creator of The Model Health Show, which has been featured as the #1 Fitness and Nutrtion podcast on iTunes. A graduate of The University of Missouri - St. Louis, Stevenson studied biology and kinesiology. He later founded the Advanced Integrative Health Alliance, a company that provides wellness service for individuals and organizations worldwide. Stevenson has been a keynote speaker for numerous universities, organizations, and conferences. He lives with his family in Wildwood, MO.
"Shawn Stevenson's Sleep Smarter is the first book I
recommend to leaders who want to achieve peak performance. Most
people try to maximize their 'time' when the real secret to
productivity is to maximize your energy, and that begins with
getting enough great sleep. This book will quickly put you to
sleep...in a good way."
--Kevin Kruse, New York Times bestselling author
"One of the missing pieces in the health conversation today is
the importance of sleep. In Sleep Smarter you'll learn how
sleep impacts your mind, body, and performance, plus practical
solutions to help you get the best sleep ever."
--Jonathan Bailor, New York Times bestselling author of The Calorie Myth
"If you're not sleeping, you're not healthy. Shawn Stevenson helps unravel our modern sleep crisis with clarity and focused solutions that can start helping you tonight. A must read."
--Dr. Pedram Shojai, award-winning filmmaker, founder of Well.Org, and author of The Urban Monk
"It doesn't matter what you eat if you don't get your sleep! Shawn Stevenson has thrown a spotlight on the disease of insomnia and lack of sleep that is killing so many of us. This book is the perfect introduction to the tools and strategies that could fix your broken sleep."
--Alexandra Jamieson, bestselling author and costar of the hit movie Super Size Me
"We've all read books on the importance of eating healthy and exercise, but sleep is an essential component of a healthy lifestyle that many people overlook. Sleep Smarter has everything the average person needs to become a 'professional sleeper' to further enhance their quality of life."
--Drew Manning, New York Times bestselling author of Fit2Fat2Fit
"Sleep was something that, since college, has never been that important to me. For over a decade I've sacrificed hours of sleep every day to get more work done. Now that I'm in a phase of optimization for both personal and business reasons, thanks to Sleep Smarter, I realize that focusing on better sleep can help me get to the next level. I'm glad to have the guide to proper sleep in my hands."
-- Pat Flynn, bestselling author and founder of SmartPassiveIncome.com "The fact is, to be happy, healthy, and productive, we need to get enough sleep. Sleep Smarter is a terrific resource for anyone who wants a great night's rest."
-- Gretchen Rubin, New York Times Bestselling author of BETTER THAN BEFORE and THE HAPPINESS PROJECT "If you are looking for the most comprehensive guide on enhancing your sleep, beating insomnia, and using cutting-edge, proven techniques to optimize the most important part of your body's repair and recovery, then you found it. Sleep Smarter contains everything you need to know in one convenient, succinct summary. I will definitely be recommending this book to any of my clients who want to sleep better, deeper, and of course, smarter."
-- Ben Greenfield, New York Times bestselling author of Beyond Training