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About James

Entrepreneur, NY Times Bestselling Author, 'Choose Yourself,' Podcast Host, 'The James Altucher Show'

James Altucher is a successful entrepreneur, angel investor, chess master and prolific writer. He has started and run more than 20 companies and is currently invested in over 30.

He is the author of 18 books, including WSJ best-sellers: 'The Power of No' and 'Choose Yourself'. His latest book, "Reinvent Yourself" was #1 in the Amazon store shortly after its release.

His writing has appeared in major media outlets including the Wall Street Journal, The New York Observer, Techcrunch , The Financial Times, Yahoo Finance and others. His blog, JamesAltucher.com, has attracted more than 20 million readers since its launch in 2010.

He hosts a successful podcast, "The James Altucher Show" with guests of the caliber of Tony Robbins, Mark Cuban, Pieter Thiel, Arianna Huffington, Coolio, etc. His podcasts have had over 30 million downloads.

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What James Talks About

Skip the Line – Accelerate to the Top 1%

In this presentation James’ explores theories like “10,000 Experiment Rule,” “The Google Technique,” “The 50/1 Rule,” and “Spoke and Wheel” – techniques to make millions from any idea. You’ll understand how to identify your passions, and learn the skills necessary to literally, skip the line, and be among the top 1% in your field.

Choose Yourself!

A motivational and inspirational call to give up traditional career paths and take life into your own hands by building good habits, creating your own career, and making a decision to choose yourself!

Failure, Comeback, and Reinvention

 Creating a Daily Practice Towards a Positive Future: Having built and sold several businesses (and FAILED at many more), James has gone from broke to rich, numerous times. Entrepreneur, Computer Engineer, Pundit, Venture Capitalist, Writer, Hedge Fund Manager, Comedian, Podcaster and more; James has reinvented his own career time and time again. Learn James’ “Daily Practice;” an every day focus on physical, emotional, creative and spiritual health, to steer your life in the right direction.