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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.

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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 Long Century: 1870-2010 | J. Bradford DeLong

    The Long Century: 1870-2010 | J. Bradford DeLong

    What changes occurred in 1870 that changed the course of human history more than the previous three thousand years? What happened in 2010 to slow that growth? J. Bradford "Brad" DeLong, Berkeley economics professor & former Treasury official, joins today's conversation on the heels of his latest book release, "Slouching Towards Utopia: An Economic History of the Twentieth Century".

    • 1 hr 12 min
    America in 100 Charts | Scott Galloway

    America in 100 Charts | Scott Galloway

    Bestselling author and NYU business school professor Scott Galloway returns for a blunt and fascinating discussion about America's current crossroads and he brings the stats to back up his claims.

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Unlock Your Potential | Jeff Lerner Interviews James!

    Unlock Your Potential | Jeff Lerner Interviews James!

    Why should you strive to be in the top 1% of your field but avoid trying to be #1 in the world? Entre Institute founder Jeff Lerner hosts James on his "Unlock Your Potential" podcast to discuss how to Skip the Line.

    • 1 hr 22 min
    Survival of the Richest | Douglas Rushkoff

    Survival of the Richest | Douglas Rushkoff

    Media theorist Douglas Rushkoff explores the derivative and meta focus of today's financial and technology industry, detailing his interactions with the world's wealthiest moguls and why their mindsets are flawed.

    • 55 min
    Yelling Fire in the Movie Theater | Netflix, Redbox, & Movie Pass Exec. Mitch Lowe

    Yelling Fire in the Movie Theater | Netflix, Redbox, & Movie Pass Exec. Mitch Lowe

    Mitch Lowe has been a significant disruptor of Hollywood's distribution models over the past two decades. Netflix famously redefined consumer video distribution while Movie Pass infamously imploded in 2019. Today, Mitch speaks openly with James about why his companies ended up on their trajectories.

    • 1 hr
    Warren Buffett's Worst Trade Ever | Trung Phan

    Warren Buffett's Worst Trade Ever | Trung Phan

    Trung Phan returns to the show for a third time to discuss Warren Buffett’s $18 billion miss on Disney - twice! - as he and James discuss the 92-year-old’s investment strategies over the past 70 years.

    • 1 hr 2 min

Customer Reviews

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2.4K Ratings

2.4K Ratings

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Great podcast!

James always delivers amazing episodes. He provides great value and insight. I would definitely recommend!

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Intellectually stimulating and FRESH!

Whenever I feel Dumb I listen to James and his guests, and I feel enlightened.

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J-Mart33 ,

One of the best

Great podcast. Great guests, variety of interesting topics and James is great at provoking new thoughts.

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