James Altucher is a successful entrepreneur, investor, board member, and the writer of 11 books including the recent WSJ Bestseller, "Choose Yourself!" (foreword by Dick Costolo, CEO of Twitter).He has started and sold several companies for eight figure exits. He's on the board of a billion revenue company, has written for The Financial Times, The New York Observer, and over a dozen popular websites for the past 15 years. He's run several hedge funds, venture capital funds, and is a successful angel investor in technology, energy, and biotech.He has also lost all his money, made it back, lost it, made it back several times and openly discusses how he did it in his columns and books.
Ep. 11 - Ken Kurson: Who Will Be the Next President of the United States?26/03/2014 Duration: 46min
Ken Kurson, editor of The New York Observer, political consultant, journalist, and author, joins The James Altucher Show"You've created a 'Choose Yourself Career.'" Nobody could have just given you the career you've had. You've had to go and hunt for that career. You had to kill for that career. You made it up yourself as you went along.This week, Ken Kurson, editor of The New York Observer, political consultant, journalist, and author, joins The James Altucher Show to talk about who will be the next President of the United States, the future of the media, and Ken's million-dollar deal that's still out there for the right entrepreneur to grab and run with."Green was my one great idea in my life." There really is room, in my opinion, for a legitimate inheritor to the Greenmantle." James and Ken then jump right into what it was like to work with America's Mayor, Rudy Guilliani. You'll get a firsthand look at what it's like running for President of the United States and what it takes to win.James asks Ken who he
Ep. 10 - Steven Kotler: How to Be a Super-Human21/03/2014 Duration: 01h12min
This week, Steven Kotler, an American bestselling author, journalist, and entrepreneur joins The James Altucher Show to talk about his new book The Rise of Superman: Decoding the Science of Ultimate Human Performance.They break down the term "flow," an optimal state of consciousness in which we perform and feel our best, and Steven shares his fascination with the term.His book focuses on extreme athletes who partake in phenomenal situations that are impossible to train for and experience "flow" that bridges their ability gap.Steven calls them "flow" hackers... and discusses how he has used them as case studies to figure out how they trigger and harness their euphoric state.You will learn how to activate your own state of flow and unleash your creativity.Time will stand still allowing opportunities and possibilities that you never even imagined to open up.It's a great "Choose Yourself" tool to master.
Ep. 9 - Hugh Howey: Is Self-Publishing the Next Gold Rush?14/03/2014 Duration: 01h14min
This week, Hugh Howey, author of the New York Times bestseller Wool, joins The James Altucher Show.If you have ever wanted to write a book or any piece of literature... this is the show for you.Hugh explains how self-publishing is breaking down the walls to the literary world. This is creating more genres that people actually want to read rather than what general publishers assume the public wants to read.You'll hear him break down his creative process and the steps that he took to self-publish his books.Just by cutting out a few activities a day made it possible for him to accomplish his writing goals.It will prove that you are the only one standing in the way of your success.Taking a day off will only snowball... you have to stick with it.You have to "Choose Yourself!"
Ep. 8 - Anxiety: How to Deal with It07/03/2014 Duration: 01h06min
On this week's show, James and Aaron discuss the Stansberry Society Conference that was held this past weekend in Miami.James shares with Aaron the nervousness that he felt about speaking at the conference and how he was able to overcome that anxiety. It's something useful to anyone that has to do public speaking.Then James interviews Charlie Hoehn, author of Play It Away: A Workaholic's Cure for Anxiety.There is truly no holding back for Charlie... How do you pull yourself out of an emotional slump?He shares with James and our listeners the lowest points he has experienced in life, and the one book that changed it all.Then, they talk about something that all of us have done as kids but maybe have forgotten the importance of... How to play and let yourself have guilt-free fun.James and Charlie discuss the many ways they take time for themselves to play, generate ideas, and how it jump starts different parts of their brain.You will hear how planning time for yourself can cure many things... Plus, find out how
Ep. 7 - Matthew Berry: How to Create Your Fantasy Life28/02/2014 Duration: 01h52min
This week, Matthew Berry, Senior Fantasy Sports Analyst at ESPN, joins the show to talk about his New York Times bestseller, Fantasy Life.The world of fantasy sports is huge, and still growing, Matthew gives us an inside look to this niche subculture that has become a national pastime. You will hear him talk about his success as a writer and the different career paths he has experienced along the way.And... there is no holding back!Divorce, hate mail, business deals gone bad, disappointing celebrity idols... Matthew shares it all.Find out his secret to happiness.Plus, don't miss out on the special promo code to use at rotopass.com.Enjoy!
Ep. 6 - Dr. Wayne Dyer: A Test to See If You Are Ordinary21/02/2014 Duration: 56min
It's a question many of us are too afraid to answer.. "Is this as good as it gets?" Perhaps you feel that way from time to time. You get stuck in an unfulfilling job. You get stuck with a mortgage you can barely pay, in a house that didn't make you any happier than your previous home. You get stuck in a negative relationship. And you wonder if things will ever get better. James Altucher knows the feeling well. And in the latest episode of his radio show, he shows you exactly how to get "un-stuck" by making your negative life experiences work for you instead of against you. The type of unconventional ideas you'll hear on his show made James a millionaire... and many of his guests have done the same. This week's guest is no exception.. Dr. Wayne Dyer has seen plenty of obstacles in his life... but his attitude and belief in the power of self-reliance have earned him the title "father of motivation" by his fans. A hard worker since his first paper route at age 9, Dr. Dyer says, "There's never been a moment wh
Ep. 5 - Lewis Howes: The Millionaire Who Couldn't Read19/02/2014 Duration: 01h13min
You've heard the stories about college dropouts who go on to become billionaires... like Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, and Mark Zuckerburg... And you might even know that 20% of America's millionaires never stepped foot on a college campus. But how many guys have you heard of who read at a second grade level... yet go on to be millionaires? My guess is none... but you're about to meet one. His name is Lewis Howes, and he's this week's guest on the James Altucher Show, a radio show we recently helped to launch. Lewis Howes' story is nothing short of amazing... At age 10, he was 6'3". He described himself as a "gangly, skinny, ugly, acne kid, who couldn't read or write or do anything." In the eighth grade, he could only read at a second-grade level. He cheated on every test in high school because he says that's the only way he could pass. But Lewis' life changed dramatically after talking his way into college. He wanted to become a football player... and despite a series of major setbacks and injuries, he became a tw
Ep. 4 - Ylon Schwartz: A Poker Champion's Secret Revealed14/02/2014 Duration: 01h09min
On this week's show, James and Aaron Brabham chat with Ylon Schwartz: poker champion, chess master, and gamer extraordinaire. He is without a doubt one of the most intriguing characters you're ever likely to encounter... College Dropout Who Has Never Had a Real Job Wins $8 Million in Cash at the Poker Table... If you watched the 2008 World Series of Poker, you may remember Ylon Schwartz and his trademark curly locks... The day before the championship, Ylon was drowning in debt and in trouble with the law back in his hometown of New York City. From rock bottom, he redirected years of frustrations about money and women, channeling it towards winning the game... ... and walked out of the Las Vegas Rio Casino with a cool $3.7 million in his pocket. In fact, Ylon has won an estimated $8 million in cash, just from playing poker. Not bad for a college dropout who has never held a job. Today, he's one of the most widely recognized and well-respected poker players in the world.
Ep. 3 - A. J. Jacobs: A Biblical Experiment07/02/2014 Duration: 55min
On this week's show, James' special guest is A.J. Jacobs, a journalist, lecturer, self-described human guinea pig and author of four New York Times bestsellers. In this episode, he shares life-changing tips about how to improve your business, become healthier, and live better. You see, A.J. has spent years conducting the wackiest "experiments" we've ever heard of to see what he could learn. You won't believe the crazy things he has done! James and A.J. discuss how to generate great ideas... and the importance of exercising the "idea muscle" in your brain. The very act of generating 40 different ideas literally made A.J. millions of dollars. Other things you'll learn when you listen to this show include: ** One simple exercise that will make you feel more confident and optimistic. George Washington used this tip to create an aura of authority... ** How to reframe the boring parts of your job as something creative. If you aren't satisfied living in a cubicle, you need to hear this... **Wha
Ep. 2 - Gary Vaynerchuk: Millionaire by Age 3531/01/2014 Duration: 55min
On this week's show, which you can now access free of charge, James covered several interesting, unique, and useful topics... which I guarantee you won't hear anywhere else. For example... *He shares his idea of the absolute best place to meet women... and how to avoid feeling embarrassed if she says no to your invitation. *He discusses the 2 reasons traditional jobs are a scam... why he tries to avoid working in the workplace... and the ways you can avoid having a regular ho-hum job... *And he explains why there has been such a dramatic change in the way we interact with total strangers... how that impacts the way we sell our goods... and how to use this change to your benefit... Altucher has an interesting take on this subject and you won't want to miss it! Then James brings on his special guest... James' good friend Gary Vaynerchuk, author of a New York Times best-selling book: Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook.
Ep. 1 - Tucker Max: Buckle Up, We've Launched23/01/2014 Duration: 53min
On James' very first show, he covers several really interesting, unique, and useful stories, which I guarantee you won't hear anywhere else. Then James brings on his special guest for Show #1... Maybe you've heard of Tucker Max. Maybe not. Tucker is an entertaining guy, who figured out a way to basically reinvent the entire book-publishing industry.
Robert Greene: How to Become a Master of What You Love13/01/2014 Duration: 34min
Robert Greene, best-selling author of Mastery, joins The James Altucher Show.
Greg Zuckerman: The Future of Fracking13/01/2014 Duration: 37min
This week, James Altucher interviews Greg Zuckerman, author of The Frackers.
James Altucher & Marc Eck?: Secrets to Success13/01/2014 Duration: 53min
This week, we have James Altucher interviews with Marc Eckō, author of the new best-seller, Unlabel: Selling You Without Selling Out.
James Altucher and Ryan Holiday: Let’s Make the News Up10/01/2014 Duration: 56min
This week, James Altucher interviews the bestselling author of Trust Me I’m Lying: Confessions of a Media Manipulator, Ryan Holiday. James and Ryan talk about what makes a book a best-seller, and how to market yourself and your work. Ryan tells us what it means to be a media manipulator. In a world where blogs control and distort the news, his job was to control blogs – as much as any one person can. And he does this better than anyone else...
Taking Back America10/01/2014 Duration: 01h02min
James, the editor of the widely read letter, The Altucher Confidential, and author of the new blockbuster hit, Choose Yourself, talks with Glenn “Kane” Jacobs.
James Altucher Live and Unplugged10/01/2014 Duration: 22min
James Altucher talks about his new best-selling book, Choose Yourself.
The Best Guest Ever10/01/2014 Duration: 38min
James Altucher proves to be one of our best guests as he and Porter Stansberry break down the markets.
Why College Is a Waste of Money08/01/2014 Duration: 24min
On James Altucher’s first visit to Stansberry Radio, recorded back on August 9, 2012, he sets the stage for what’s to come. For the very first time to give our audience a look into why we consider James one of the most interesting people we know. In this first show, he talks about why he believes college is a real waste of money. His analysis will get you re-thinking what you though you knew.