Madefor in the News

April 30, 2021 21 best Mother's Day gifts for your mother-in-law in 2021

Co-founded by entrepreneur Blake Mycoskie, Madefor is a great gift for any mother-in-law who is obsessed with bettering herself and is ready to go the extra mile. This intensive ten-month program covers everything from practicing more gratitude, to focusing on sleep and rest, to upping your hydration and making movement a daily part of your routine. Start your MIL out with an introduction kit first to see if she’d be willing to fully commit.

December 22, 2020 13 Genius Hacks That Can Help You Drink More Water

Madefor takes a deep science-backed dive into habit formation to help you change your lifestyle for good. The “Introductions Kit” is geared toward setting you up to tackle a seven-day hydration challenge (complete with a booklet that reveals the research behind it all) and comes with a glass water bottle wrapped in a silicone sleeve.

December 14, 2020 Blake Mycoskie's Long Journey to Better Mental Health

On Inc.'s 'What I Know' podcast, the Toms founder, Blake Mycoskie, says that years of unrelenting work caused him to neglect personal care and suffer from burnout. Listen to the full episode to learn how Mycoskie turned to behavioral science and dove into neurochemistry in his research about countering depression through lifestyle choices and healthy habits.

December 5, 2020 The 10 Best New Wellness Products of 2020

Madefor utilizes evidence-based research on neuroplasticity — the brain's ability to form new connections — to help people make practical changes in areas like gratitude, movement, clarity, breath and rest. "By giving people the essential science, tools, steps and support, we help them make gradual but lasting positive shifts in their behaviors and mindset," Blake Mycoskie says.

November 17, 2020 The Best Fitness and Wellness Gifts For the Men in Your Life (And Everyone Else, Too)

We rounded up our favorite wellness and fitness gifts because everyone has earned a moment to take care of themselves. This 10-month service helps home in on a different area of development and habit creation every 21 days—think better sleep, hydration, and breathing. Truly the gift that keeps on giving.

December 7, 2020 Best Golf Gifts 2020: The best ways to practice at-home this season

This hydration challenge kit is great for those who need a little wellness boost to finish out the year. Choose between the seven-day kit or the full 10-month program and learn how hydration can positively impact your mind and body.

November 23, 2020 Blake Mycoskie: The More You Give, The More You Live (#561)

Seeker, serial entrepreneur, TOMS / Madefor founder & exceptionally lit human Blake Mycoskie on breaking the addiction to external validation, the courage to fail + more. This one goes deep. Rejoice!

August 3, 2020 Why The Founder Of TOMS Shoes Wants You To Learn Ten New Habits

After experiencing his own burnout after TOMS, Blake was inspired to start Madefor, a 10-month program where people learn a new habit or practice each month. We sat down to talk about the inspiration for Madefor and why this focus on well-being is more important than ever.

July 31, 2020 Pat Dossett - Former Navy SEAL and current co-founder of Madefor!

In this episode it will become very clear that Pat Dossett is driven to serve something bigger than himself…that he knows first-hand as a Navy Seal how a small team can have a profound impact in the world and that he created a company in Madefor specifically to help others achieve their full potential.

July 20, 2020 How to Change your Brain with Dr. Andrew Huberman (#533)

What if I told you that you actually have the power to change your brain and reprogram your perception, irrespective of age? This is the life’s work of today’s guest, Andrew Huberman, Ph.D.

July 16, 2020 Blake Mycoskie — TOMS, The Hoffman Process, Conscious Uncoupling, and Psychedelics (#446)

In the spring of 2020, Blake co-founded his newest company, Madefor, which offers a 10-month program that applies the principles of modern neuroscience, psychology, and physiology to make your brain and body better. Created alongside scientists from Stanford, Harvard, and other top universities, Madefor helps people learn and sustain positive habits and practices that have the greatest impact on their lives.

July 7, 2020 This New Wellness Program Wants to Make Self-Improvement Easy⁠—No, Really.

A former Navy SEAL and the socially conscious founder of Toms teamed up to create Madefor, a self-care start-up to help you reach your full potential. The hook: You have to do the hard work.

July 23, 2020 #1513 – Andrew Huberman

Today’s podcast is a really fun and fascinating one featuring neuroscientist Andrew Huberman. We talked about the importance of stress for your immune system, the power of breath work and meditation, and how your eyeballs are really actually a part of your brain! Who knew that? Amazing stuff! Enjoy!

May 15, 2020 Blake Mycoskie Is Flourishing—And You Will Too If You Try His New Wellness Program, Madefor

Blake Mycoskie, founder of the philanthropic shoe company Toms, has launched the new wellness program Madefor.

April 1, 2020 Toms Founder Blake Mycoskie's Simple Habits for Recovering From Burnout

Mycoskie realized that no fad was going to cure his depression and burnout. Now he's turned the basic wellness habits that helped him recover into a brand-new company.

March 27, 2020 A former Navy SEAL and a neuroscientist share 3 secrets for overcoming coronavirus stress

The stress and confinement of being in a mini-submarine are similar to those induced by the coronavirus pandemic.

March 5, 2020 TOMS Shoes Founder Launches New Wellness Company to Help Combat the "Stress of Modern Living"

The 10-month program Madefor aims to help people become more mindful by integrating positive and healthy habits into their daily routines

March 4, 2020 ‘Modern living is tough’: Toms founder launches a wellness kit inspired by his own struggles

Burnt out from building a $600 million business, Blake Mycoskie is ready to share what he learned on the path back to health. But is the self-care industrial complex ready to turn off its smartphone?

March 5, 2020 Madefor Subscription Service Offers 10-Month Wellness Program To Create Healthier Habits

Madefor is a new subscription box service dedicated to self care. The 10 month program aims to create healthier habits-- tech free. We were joined by Blake Mycoskie and Pat Dossett, the co-founders of Madefor.

March 5, 2020 How burnout inspired Toms founder Blake Mycoskie to start his next business

Toms Shoes founder Blake Mycoskie is on a new mission to help people help themselves.

March 5, 2020 Overcoming Depression Inspired Blake Mycoskie's Latest Biz Venture

THE FOUNDER OF TOMS, Blake Mycoskie, knows a thing or two about building a globally successful philanthropic brand.

March 29, 2020 Home Team (Podcast)

Brooks is joined by Pat Dossett, a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, Basic Underwater Demolition/SEAL training, and the Wharton School of Business for a fascinating conversation about teamwork during this challenging time. The advice offers ways to stay connected, support one another, and act as a team

April 17, 2020 How I'm Shifting My Mindset Right Now, From The Founder Of TOMS

Blake Mycoskie is an entrepreneur, author, and philanthropist and the founder and chief shoe giver of TOMS. His most recent project, Madefor, launched recently and aims to improve our brains and bodies with neuroscience, psychology, and physiology.

April 17, 2020 TOMS Founder on Learning New Habits and Practices (Podcast)

Blake Mycoskie, Founder and Chief Shoe Giver at TOMS and Co-Founder of Madefor, discusses his program designed to help people overcome anxiety stemming from isolation and uncertainty during the coronavirus pandemic.

May 5, 2020 Pat Dossett & How will you measure your life by Clayton Christensen (Podcast)

In this episode, Madefor co-founder Pat Dossett speaks with host Cameron Albert-Deitch about his Book Smart pick, How Will You Measure Your Life, by Clayton Christensen.

May 8, 2020 We May Need a Digital Detox Vacation Soon—This New Company Can Help

The brainchild of the founder of Toms and a former Navy SEAL, Madefor is a 10-month wellness program that focuses on building healthy habits. No app required.

May 20, 2020 The Entrepreneurs: TOMS and Madefor

Blake Mycoskie is a serial entrepreneur, philanthropist and founder of Toms, the company he launched in 2006, which created the one-for-one model of donating a pair of shoes for each pair sold. Blake’s newest venture is called Madefor, a company which has created a 10-month programme to help people cultivate good habits using tools Blake picked up after struggling with depression.

June 23, 2020 Time To Get Healthy

The founders of Madefor reached out to him with a 10-month challenge to improve all aspects of his health and it all starts with . . . drinking more water. After only a couple of days, Cal felt so much better he was hooked.

March 5, 2019 Harnessing Autonomic Arousal to Think & Do Better - Andrew Huberman #572

In this episode of Bulletproof Radio, we talk about how you can increase cognitive capacity by leveraging your stress; how the brain is wired for fear; advances in virtual reality; and why a daily dose of real brain science on Instagram is good for just about everyone.

May 21, 2020 This Neuroscientist's Solution for Stress Will Surprise You

On this episode of Health Theory with Tom Bilyeu, recognized neuroscientist Andrew Huberman details the science behind successful strategies for life change.

December 2, 2020 30 Gifts for the Wellness and Exercise Enthusiast in Your Life

This gift guide is packed with essentials—but also a few luxuries—for the wellness and exercise enthusiast in your life. Madefor's 10-month program was designed to give you the science, tools, and steps for lasting behavior change.

November 9, 2020 38 Best Gifts For Stress Relief When You Need A Reminder That Everything Is Temporary

When the founder of Tom’s founded Madefor, his hope was that we could all join him on a 10 month journey to wellness. We may not be ready to start the voyage (although we’d really like to), but we can certainly get started with this Introductions Kit.