The Best Way To Learn About Stocks…

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I wanted to learn about stocks because I lost $15,000,000. I lost everything. And I wanted to maybe learn what I did wrong so I could start thinking how to make it back. I was a gambler at heart. I went from playing poker every day to playing the stock market every day. That’s mistake […] Read On…

How I Became More Comfortable With Public Speaking

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I was going to give the worst talk of my life. I was in Kaiserslautern, Germany for a big conference that had accepted a research paper of mine. Prakash, my professor, asked to see my slides. “This is horrible!” he said when he saw them. We found a magic marker and he started redrawing all […] Read On…

How To Have An Ex-Wife

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Anne’s job was to make sure I wasn’t breaking the law. I, of course, was trying to try break the law as much as possible. I was working on my 3am website in 1996 for HBO. Like, if a girl was a 15 year old runaway why should her face be blurred out? Or if […] Read On…

Ep. 219: Jessica Banks – Dare of The Day

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  She said, I am an introvert but had to develop tricks to fake being an extrovert because of where I worked. I said, Do you think everyone in LA is an extrovert? She said, I don’t know. Maybe they are all faking. We were at a party. I had been sleeping but a friend […] Read On…

My Top Seven Rules

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Mike Tyson woke up and nudged me. “WTF?” I said and tried to stay asleep. “James, someone on Quora is asking for the top 7 Rules.” “So?” “Listen,” he said, so softly it was like a whisper, and he almost crushed me when he rolled over onto me. “Remember my one rule,” he said. I […] Read On…

Self-publish The Bestseller Inside Of You: A How-To

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Amazon said, Let us know when you are next in Seattle. We want to do some stuff with you. I had no plans to be in Seattle. Zero. So I booked my ticket and called them back. “Guess what! It turns out I’m going to be in Seattle next week.” Great! Let’s do some videos. […] Read On…