Why College Sucks (& Better Alternatives), How To Win At Any Game, What You Need To Say No To, & Much More With James Altucher.


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James Altucher is a fascinating guy. He is an American hedge-fund manager, author, podcaster and entrepreneur who has founded or cofounded over 20 companies. He has published , including the really great books "" and "", and he is a contributor to publications including The Financial Times, The Wall Street Journal, TechCrunch, and The Huffington Post. During our discussion, you'll discover: -The magic that comes from writing down 10 ideas per day...8:35 -Reading and writing during a pandemic...13:20 -How James' writing practice dug himself out of a huge hole, financially and personally...20:40 -How James' love of games improves his health and wellbeing...41:15 -The importance of game theory...46:15 -Things people should say "no" to more often...51:15 -Why James never says "no" to doing stand-up comedy...56:15 -The necessity of college...1:05:35 -And much more! Episode sponsors: Kion Immune, Organifi Gold, Joovv, Four Sigmatic

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