Archive for April, 2012

New Book: 40 Alternatives to College!

I wrote a new book: 40 Alternatives To College And it’s almost all original material as opposed to a rehash of my various posts on higher education. So please help me save lives. Students think they will have fun, think they will be independent, think they will get a job that will make their lives […] Read On…

How to Have GREAT Ideas

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This is from the Twitter Q&A I do every Thursday but the answer got so big I wanted to put it in it’s own post. Also, this solves an issue that is coming up every day in this economy: And this post is not just about coming up with ideas to get rich. It’s about […] Read On…

Paul Tudor Jones is Better at Yoga Than Me

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Paul Tudor Jones, worth about 10 billion dollars, was doing a headstand about ten feet away from me in yoga class and I was jealous of him. When you can’t do a headstand you do the yoga pose where your arms are straight in front of you, your forehead is on the ground and you […] Read On…

Brain Storming – Everything Is Allowed

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Every day I list at least ten items. I like to practice my idea muscle. Even if its my stupid idea muscle. They might be business ideas. Thoughts about the revolution. Book ideas. Ideas on how to improve my life. Or blog post ideas. Ideas on who I should be connecting with. And so on. […] Read On…

5 Great Things About Procrastination

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James Altucher is an investor, author, and entrepreneur. His latest books are I Was Blind But Now I See and FAQ ME. You can follow him on Twitter @jaltucher. — My wife was upset at me. “You spent all weekend responding to comments on your blog,” she said, “and it was the one weekend without the kids and […] Read On…