Today, my guest is James Altucher. James is an amazing human being, a next level thinker, an investor, entrepreneur, author, stand up comedian, and former hedge fund manager. James is also a podcaster ranked in the top 100 podcasts who has interviewed just about everyone.
In this conversation he shares his perspective on trying to be 1% better each day, as well as strategies he’s used to be a great interviewer. James also opens up about giving away everything he owned and living only in Airbnb’s for over 3 years, while also sharing some of the best advise I’ve ever heard about marketing your creative work.
00:03:13 – What’s life about?
00:06:45 – Improving yourself 1% every day.
00:15:58 – The conception of Choose Yourself.
00:29:17 – Interrupting your guest.
00:30:49 – Making and losing lots of money.
00:36:20 – Spirituality and meditation.
00:50:10 – Death.
00:53:53 – Reading.
01:04:02 – Personal mission statement.
01:07:01- Lightning round.
01:18:00 – Airbnb0
1:22:10 – 10 ideas every day.
01:35:12 – Micro loans.
01:39:15 – Discussion about writing.