If there’s one thing that I credit my growth and self-actualization over the years it would be books. A good book is nothing less than a conversation with a very smart person. Books have influenced my thinking and really made me the person that I’m today. I’m a voracious and a fast reader and read about 1-3 books/week.
Naturally, one of the most frequent questions I get asked is what kind of books I’m reading and whether I can recommend a book or two. So, instead of replying to each person individually, I’m embarking on a new experiment. Every week, I will do a podcast where I will review a book or two. I will discuss what the book is about, who is it for, the main argument of the book, and even relate it to some of my experiences. I will also discuss some action steps you can take that will improve your life.
Areas I will be covering includes business, technology, politics, entrepreneurship, philosophy, psychology, and more. I will not be reviewing fiction books.
In today’s inaugural episode, I discuss two of the most influential books that I’ve read. Although, there are many books that have influenced me over the years, if someone came up to me with a gun and asked me which two books I can recommend, it would be these two.
Enjoy the inaugural podcast and let me know what you think.Tired of working for an ungrateful boss and seeing your life slip away? Want to turn your ideas into a profitable business that can run from anywhere in the world? If so, check out the Maverick Entrepreneur Bootcamp, the premier course that freed thousands of guys from the tyranny of the 9-5. Click here to learn more.
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James Maverick used to work in a cubicle as a code monkey in Silicon Valley. Then, in 2007, he quit his job and a one-way ticket to Brazil. Ever since, he continued to travel, visiting over 85 countries and living in more than a dozen of them. He loved his location-independent lifestyle and has no plans to live in America.