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Ep. 166 – Brian Grazer: How a Curious Mind Creates An Original Idea

Brian Grazer James Altucher

“Imagine… If you had suddenly learned that the people and the places and the moments most important to you were not gone, not dead, but worse— had never been.” I was in LA at Imagine Entertainment. It’s Brian Grazer’s studio. He produced “A Beautiful Mind,” “8 Mile”, a bunch of Jim Carrey movies. He’s worked with Eddie […] Read On…

Ep. 164 – Steve Case: The Third Wave is coming…

Steve Case, James Altucher

I would’ve taken the money. A couple hundred million. He could’ve sold the business for a 100, 200 million dollars. Bill Gates wanted to buy it. But he didn’t sell. I wanted to know why Steve Case, co-founder and former CEO of AOL said no to being a millionaire. “The simple answer is I really […] Read On…

Ep. 159 – Derek Sivers: The Zen Master of Entrepreneurship

Derek Sivers The James Altucher Show

The most powerful currency in the world is not what you think. Not anymore. We’re turning to a new economy with two new, powerful currencies. And you have an opportunity, right now, to build a more fulfilling and rewarding life. I’m going to tell you what these two currencies are and how to leverage them […] Read On…

Ep. 157 – Gary Vaynerchuk: How to Be Successful By Being Yourself

Gary Vaynerchuk James Altucher

Fifteen percent of you won’t like this interview. “I like that,” he says, “I like being doubted.” But I don’t doubt Gary Vaynerchuk. I like his message. That’s why I’m giving away 100 copies of his new book, #AskGaryVee: One Entrepreneur’s Take on Leadership, Social Media, and Self-Awareness. The details are on my podcast. Gary is the first […] Read On…

How To Go From $0 to $1,000,000 in Two Years

how to make a million dollars

A Couple of years ago I wrote a post about how it was the year you had to quit your job. I gave the reasons why. It wasn’t a gung-ho “you have to be an entrepreneur” article. It was more: bad shit is happening in the corporate world and bit by bit you’re going to feel […] Read On…