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James Altucher interviews the world’s leading peak performers in every area of life. But instead of giving you the typical success story, James digs deeper to find the “Choose Yourself” story—these are the moments we relate to… when someone rises up from personal struggle to reinvent themselves. The James Altucher Show brings you into the lives of peak-performers: billionaires, best-selling authors, rappers, astronauts, athletes, comedians, actors, and the world champions in every field, all who forged their own paths, found financial freedom and harnessed the power to create more meaningful and fulfilling lives.

The James Altucher Show James Altucher

    • Education
    • 4.7 • 291 Ratings

James Altucher interviews the world’s leading peak performers in every area of life. But instead of giving you the typical success story, James digs deeper to find the “Choose Yourself” story—these are the moments we relate to… when someone rises up from personal struggle to reinvent themselves. The James Altucher Show brings you into the lives of peak-performers: billionaires, best-selling authors, rappers, astronauts, athletes, comedians, actors, and the world champions in every field, all who forged their own paths, found financial freedom and harnessed the power to create more meaningful and fulfilling lives.

    JeVon McCormick: Don't be common, be the modern leader instead.

    JeVon McCormick: Don't be common, be the modern leader instead.

    Once again, JeVon McCormick, an American author, President, and CEO of Scribe Media joined me in this episode to talk about his success stories, and what had he learned about the structure of society throughout his years as an entrepreneur, and also his new book, Modern Leader.

    • 1 hr 35 min
    How to write a military thriller with Brandon Webb and John David Mann

    How to write a military thriller with Brandon Webb and John David Mann

    Brandon Webb, a former United States Navy SEAL, SEAL Sniper course Head Instructor, and author, has released the sequel to his previous thriller, Steel Fear, with John David Mann, an award-winning author. Now they joined me in this episode, and tell me all about writing a military thriller!

    • 1 hr
    Who Are You?: Joseph Harris: From stealing game accounts to a white hat hacker

    Who Are You?: Joseph Harris: From stealing game accounts to a white hat hacker

    Another episode of Who Are You, where I talked to strangers and get them to tell their stories, and maybe learn from them! In this episode, I was joined by Joseph Harris, who he used to be a hacker, stealing game accounts using social engineers just at age of 12, and now he has went through a transformation, and now he's a white hat hacker!

    • 1 hr 10 min
    The Redemption Arc of the Silicon Valley Porn Star with Jason Portnoy

    The Redemption Arc of the Silicon Valley Porn Star with Jason Portnoy

    Jason Portnoy, Entrepreneur, venture capitalist, one of PayPal's first employees, and author, came on to talk about his redemption arc from a life of extramarital affairs, the recovery from porn addiction, and his new book, Silicon Valley Porn Star: A Memoir of Redemption and Rediscovering the Self! Everyone deserved a second chance.

    • 50 min
    The Relationship between Bitcoin, Money and Trust with Omid Malekan

    The Relationship between Bitcoin, Money and Trust with Omid Malekan

    Omid Malekan, the author of The Story of the Blockchain, A Beginner's Guide to the Technology That Nobody Understands came on to talk about the relationship between trust and money, and his new book, Re-architecting Trust, The Curse of History and The Crypto Cure for Money, Markets, and Platforms.

    • 1 hr 7 min
    I Was Wrong(?) - College or Not College?

    I Was Wrong(?) - College or Not College?

    I Was Wrong (?) series is back! This time, I was joined by Robyn, and Jay Yow to talk about college! Was I wrong about colleges and have I changed my mind?

    • 52 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
291 Ratings

291 Ratings

Grad Student Ottawa Canada ,

Great Podcast

James is my life guru. This podcast had given a lot of answers when I went through existential crisis. And still helps me to be myself.

Harrybomaye ,

The selfless teacher

Thanks for breaking down life and showing what is really possible without the self help motivational speaker cliche elements

oemus83 ,

For sure this is not the usual business show!

For sure this is not the usual business show!

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