The James Altucher Show

The James Altucher Show

James Altucher interviews the world’s leading peak performers in every area of life. But instead of giving you the typical success story, James digs deeper to find the “Choose Yourself” story—these are the moments we relate to… when someone rises up from personal struggle to reinvent themselves. The James Altucher Show brings you into the lives of peak-performers: billionaires, best-selling authors, rappers, astronauts, athletes, comedians, actors, and the world champions in every field, all who forged their own paths, found financial freedom and harnessed the power to create more meaningful and fulfilling lives.
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Hippie to Heavy Hitter: John Mackey’s Journey of Love, Life, and Capitalism
May 23, 202401:10:4464.77 MB

Hippie to Heavy Hitter: John Mackey’s Journey of Love, Life, and Capitalism

James welcomes John Mackey, co-founder of Whole Foods Market. John shares his inspiring journey from a young man living in a commune to building one of the most successful grocery chains in the world. Listeners will gain insights into John’s entrepreneurial spirit, his experiences with Whole Foods’ ...

Anthony Scaramucci's Resilience: Surviving Trump, FTX and Embracing Bitcoin
May 21, 202401:03:0857.81 MB

Anthony Scaramucci's Resilience: Surviving Trump, FTX and Embracing Bitcoin

James welcomes Anthony Scaramucci, a man who has worn many hats—hedge fund manager, White House Communications Director, and now author. Known for his controversial yet impactful presence, Scaramucci shares insights from his new book, "From Wall Street to the White House and Back," offering listener...

Quantum Quandaries and Cosmic Contemplations with Sean Carroll
May 16, 202400:57:5152.97 MB

Quantum Quandaries and Cosmic Contemplations with Sean Carroll

In this episode, I talk with Sean Carroll, one of the most brilliant minds I've ever had on the podcast. Sean is a renowned physicist and a prolific writer on the subject. We dive deep into the realms of quantum mechanics, the difference between quantum mechanics and classical physics, and the impli...

Revolutionizing Education with AI | Khan Academy founder Salman Khan
May 14, 202401:19:4973.08 MB

Revolutionizing Education with AI | Khan Academy founder Salman Khan

James sits down with Salman Khan, the visionary founder of Khan Academy, to explore the intersection of AI and education. They dive into how artificial intelligence is poised to transform learning, addressing both the immense potential and the widespread fears associated with this technological revo...

Mastering Mastery: Unraveling Learning with Scott Young
May 09, 202401:12:4666.64 MB

Mastering Mastery: Unraveling Learning with Scott Young

I first met Scott Young nearly ten years ago when he completed all the requirements for a four-year MIT degree in computer science in just 12 months. He's an expert at learning things quickly and recently authored the book "Get Better at Anything: 12 Maxims for Mastery." I had the opportunity to sit...

How to Live the Constitution: AJ Jacobs' Ultimate Guide to America's Founding Document
May 07, 202400:47:2143.36 MB

How to Live the Constitution: AJ Jacobs' Ultimate Guide to America's Founding Document

In this compelling episode of 'The James Altucher Show', James sits down with the endlessly curious and ever-experimenting AJ Jacobs, the author behind the intriguing ‘The Year of Living Constitutionally’. Delving into AJ’s unique journey of trying to live by the U.S. Constitution's original tenets,...

Living By the Books | AJ Jacobs on Writing Methods
May 03, 202401:07:4161.97 MB

Living By the Books | AJ Jacobs on Writing Methods

Dive deep into the fascinating world of puzzles, creativity, and the future with James and AJ Jacobs in a riveting conversation that unpacks the power of thinking outside the box for shaping bestsellers and envisioning a transformative tomorrow.

Mastering the Art of the Interview | Polina Pompliano Returns!
May 01, 202401:19:0972.47 MB

Mastering the Art of the Interview | Polina Pompliano Returns!

Today, we explore the art of interviewing with insights from Polina Pompliano, uncovering techniques that enhance communication in journalism and everyday life.

Tim Ferriss: 10 Years Later...
April 28, 202401:02:3257.26 MB

Tim Ferriss: 10 Years Later...

Tim Ferriss has a life-changing surprise for you, and it will change our lives. Yes, both of us. It was expensive. I mean, it was expensive for him. It cost him a couple hundred thousand dollars to get. It also wasn't easy. He fought for a year and a half to get it.

Scott Galloway's Ultimate Guide to Financial Well-Being: The Algebra of Wealth
April 23, 202401:07:2661.74 MB

Scott Galloway's Ultimate Guide to Financial Well-Being: The Algebra of Wealth

"The Algebra of Wealth" is a very good book by Scott Galloway and I had a very good conversation with him about how to create wealth, along with all the mistakes he's ever made. He's started nine companies: two were super successful, and several were pretty successful. He's talked about entrepreneur...