317 – Annie Duke: The Fastest Way to Become an Expert at Anything

In chess there’s this saying, only the good players are lucky. Unfortunately, you can’t always think you’re a genius just because you win. And you can’t always blame it on luck or other people when you lose. Yet it’s our natural evolutionary behavior. This idea applies to EVERYTHING. Business. Comedy. Chess. Writing. If you want […] Read On…

315 – Kevin Allocca: The Economics of Entertainment… This is What Makes Videos Go Viral

  Links and Resources “Videocracy: How YouTube Is Changing the World…with Double Rainbows, Singing Foxes, and Other Trends We Can’t Stop Watching” by Kevin Allocca Kevin’s TED talk “Why videos go viral” Also Mentioned Ylvs’s videos: “What Does the Fox Say” and “What’s the Meaning of Stonehenge”  GANGUM STYLE  David after Dentist Charlie bit my […] Read On…

313 – Dr. Oz: THE #1 Health Guru in America

Dr. Oz. He sounds like a superhero, right? In some ways, I feel like he is actually a superhero. I love his philosophy of connecting the patient directly with the resources to help themselves. He’s removing the gatekeeper. And he’s bringing us back to our roots. I think over the past hundred years there’s been […] Read On…

My ‘CHOOSE YOURSELF’ State Of The Union

Yes, I once considered running for Congress (after watching Season One of House of Cards). Yes, I went through the process of looking into hiring people to help me. I sought out advice from professionals (the advice I got is a story by itself) and even began the process of looking for endorsements from national-level […] Read On…