Killing Your Inner Philosopher

Barcelona, Spain I’m very lucky that my place here in Barcelona is on the top floor of a building. The apartment has access to a huge terrace (basically the whole roof). When you’re on the roof, you have great views of not only the main square below but also the famous La Sagrada Familia building.… Read More

My New Book: The Way of the Maverick

I’m happy to announce that my new book, The Way of the Maverick, is finally out. From the book’s introduction page: The Way of the Maverick is a 247-page brain dump of all my knowledge and wisdom from confronting and slaying all kinds of dilemmas, doubts, uncertainties, obstacles and hurdles on my own road to greatness. Every doubt, every uncertainty, every… Read More

The Way of the Maverick

[Update: The book has been released. Click here for more info.] It was 3:30 in the morning. Pitch black outside. A typically hot and muggy night in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. I was wide awake. I couldn’t sleep. I was lying in bed with my laptop comfortably resting on my lap. The browser was open… Read More

Let Adversity Chisel Your Personality

Adversity introduces a man to himself — Albert Einstein [Update: The book has been released. Click here for more info.] One of the main reasons I love traveling is because there’s just no substitute for real, first-hand experience of seeing a new country, culture and people yourself. There’s absolutely no substitute for physically landing at an airport in… Read More

The Wolf Of Wall Street And The Hollywood Alpha Male

The other day, on a friend’s recommendation, I watched The Wolf of Wall Street. Since I knew this was a typically hyped up Hollywood movie, I went in with very little expectations. Surprisingly, I actually liked it. The best part of the movie was the hustler mentality of the main character. I was raised in Brooklyn,… Read More