BGP 011: James Altucher – Finding Happiness in Failure and Success

07.22.2015 - By Beastly Gentleman: Self-Improvement For Men | Fitness | Dating | Lifestyle | Entrepreneurship

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In this episode, we talk with the one and only James Altucher. James is a successful entrepreneur, investor, and the best selling author of Choose Yourself, The Power of No, and 13 other awesome books. His podcasts “The James Altucher Show” and “Ask Altucher” have been downloaded over 10 million times in less than a year.

Listen to this week’s show and learn:

-A simple strategy for launching an Amazon bestseller
-Why you need to understand your own motivations for doing what you do
-How to build your “idea muscle” and come up with life-changing ideas
-Some amazing businesses James has recently started as a result of his brainstorming techniques
-Why you need to say no to people and valuing your time above all
-When to say yes to helping people and giving them your time
-How and why James is able to consistently create absurd amounts of content (books, blogs, podcasts, Quora posts, etc.)
-The most important thing you need to give yourself permission to do
-How to navigate the new economy where job security no longer exists
-How James lost millions of dollars after selling his first company and fell into a deep depression…
-And how James lost 7 million dollars in one phone call, years later, and didn’t let it affect him
-Why accepting reality is extremely important, especially when things aren’t going your way
-4 powerful negotiation tactics

See the full show notes at http://beastlygentleman.com/

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