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I interview the most eclectic interesting humans. Entrepreneurs, scientists, athletes, and yes even Politicians!! Shhh...
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I interview the most eclectic interesting humans. Entrepreneurs, scientists, athletes, and yes even Politicians!! Shhh...

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@ameerrosic

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English


Episodes

Creating a future that is more Star Trek than Terminator - Joshua Gans

11/17/2019
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In this episode of #AmeerApproved I sit down with Joshua Gans to talk about his new book INNOVATION + EQUALITY. All innovation entails uncertainty; there's no way to predict which new technologies will catch on. Therefore, rather than betting on the future of particular professions, we should consider policies that embrace uncertainty and protect people from unfavorable outcomes. To this end, they suggest policies that promote both innovation and equality. If we encourage innovation in the...

Duration:01:16:10

From monk to international evolutionary men's coach - Garth Sam

11/11/2019
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In this episode of #AmeerApproved I sit down with Gart Sam, to talk about his experience as a monk, working with inmates, power of meditation and the current landscape of mental health of men Get access to all my weekly content, episodes, live events, and business-related updates http://tiny.cc/3p9mcz Listen on Itunes http://tiny.cc/fwtvcz Sticher http://tiny.cc/so9mcz Google Podcast http://tiny.cc/dekncz Spotify http://tiny.cc/fxtvcz Garth Sam My full bio below has more details...

Duration:01:27:29

How Cognitive Biases Influence How You Think and Act - Vladimir Druts

11/7/2019
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In this episode of #AmeerApproved I sit down with Vladimir Druts to talk about Cognitive biases, the problem with modern politics and how Plant medicine can help people understand themselves better Get access to all my weekly content, episodes, live events, and business-related updates http://tiny.cc/3p9mcz Watch on youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kCWIB-EW5l8 Listen on Itunes http://tiny.cc/fwtvcz Sticher http://tiny.cc/so9mcz Google...

Duration:01:30:12

How to focus better (science backed tactics) - Rokham Fard

11/3/2019
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In this episode of #AmeerApproved I sit down with Rokham Fard to discuss his journey of entrepreneurship from building on "Canada’s 50 fastest growing tech startups” to all of the hard lessons he learned to form the experience. Then we switch gears and get geeky and dive into psychology. How to use proven strategies and tactics to optimize your life. For example did you, Drinking peppermint tea may help improve your ability to concentrate and focus. ... Summary Peppermint oil, found in...

Duration:01:22:08

Does free will exist in the universe - Dr. Christopher DiCarlo

10/30/2019
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In this episode of AmeerApproved I sit down with Dr. Christopher DiCarlo and dive in deep on does free will exists. How can we use Evolutionary psychology to better understand human nature and are human pre-programmed and or do we have a choice in our actions. Much of the conversation will also focus on the concept of free will and the freedom (or lack thereof) that humans have in making ethical decisions. Dr. Christopher DiCarlo is a philosopher, educator, and author. He often teaches in...

Duration:01:47:09

The State of Psychedelic Research - Rotem Petranker

10/29/2019
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In this episode of AmeerApproved, I sit down with Rotem Petranker to talk about the state of Psychedelic Research especially the research he is doing on Microdosing and why it is imperative that we have Open science standards “A first study of microdosing” Microdosing psychedelics, such as lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) and psilocybin, has become a recent media phenomenon, yet scientific studies verifying its effects are absent from the literature. To begin addressing these gaps in...

Duration:00:53:50

What Is The State of Blockchain Adoption Today? Good, Bad And Ugly

10/24/2019
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In this episode of #AmeerApproved I sit down with Jesse Abramowitz to talk all things Blockchain. We cover Ethereum scaling problems, adoption issues and the rise of Defi. We also cover new blockchain platforms entering the space such as Pokaldot, Cosmos and many others. I hope you enjoyed the episode Guest: Jesse Abramowitz About Blockchain Developer at BlockX Labs. Polkadot Ambassador experienced in multiple blockchains including Ethereum, Aion and more. Experience building...

Duration:01:06:36

How Wattpad Scaled To Over 80 Million Monthly Users - Eva Lau

10/21/2019
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In this episode of AmeerApproved I sit down with Eva Lau. She helped nurture and scale the Wattpad community from its infancy to become one of the largest online communities with tens of millions of monthly users around the world. With a sharp focus on investing companies with strong network effect as their defensibility, Eva has created the ASSET framework that many entrepreneurs and accelerators have adopted in their developing business strategies. Eva is regarded as an expert in this...

Duration:01:24:56

Why Keeping a Daily Journal Could Change Your Life - Uj Ramdas

10/17/2019
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Why Keeping a Daily Journal Could Change Your Life - Uj Ramdas In this Episode, Uj Ramdas dives in deep on the research of Gratitude done by Martin Seligman and How does gratitude do this? One way is by stimulating two important regions in our brains: the hypothalamus, which regulates stress, and the ventral tegmental area, which plays a significant role in the brain’s reward system that produces feelings of pleasure. In the next chapter, Uj dives in to discuss the pivotal work of Mihaly...

Duration:01:20:14

How To Build A Multi Million Dollar Ecommerce Business - Dan Demsky

10/13/2019
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In this episode, Dan Demsky gives a masterclass on how built Unbound Merino into a million-dollar brand. Dives in deep on his strategies of crowdfunding, timing the markets, focusing on a niche and why he doesn't use Amazon. Guest Dan Demsky https://unboundmerino.com/ Dan Demsky has been a founder/partner in 3 businesses, all of which were bootstrapped without any outside investor funding, and all 3 surpassed $1MIL in revenue. His current business, Unbound Merino was started as a...

Duration:00:57:35

Why The Current Education System is Failing our Students - Sunny Verma

10/9/2019
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Why The Current Education System is Failing our Students - Sunny Verma In this episode, Sunny discusses his philosophy on how tutoring should be done, why our current educational system needs a massive upgrade and how to connect deeper with students SUNNY VERMA Sunny Verma is the CEO of TutorBright, one of the world's leading in-home tutoring companies that provides world-class mentoring. TutorBright offers support through comprehensive student assessment and highly-customizable...

Duration:00:51:58

Ending Aging: Living Beyond 130 Years - Yuri Deigin

10/6/2019
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Ending Aging: Living Beyond 130 Years - Yuri Deigin In this episode, Yuri discusses new scientific breakthroughs in Aging. Can Stem cells and Yamanaka factors be the key to stopping aging? Can we use Crisper technology to reverse the age of the cell and much more! "Shinya Yamanaka has shown that an adult cell can be 'reprogrammed' back to embryonic state by OSKM transcription factors. Later research has shown that cells also undergo considerable rejuvenation in the process of...

Duration:01:36:55

How Do You Build a Million Dollar Digital Marketing Agency - Dev Basu

9/27/2019
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How Do You Build a Million Dollar Marketing Agency - Dev Basu In this episode, Dev Basu gives you a master class on what it took to build Power by Search into one of the most sought-after marketing agencies. He goes all-in with his strategies from wins to losses and why he choose to switch to a virtual company mode Guest Dev Basu https://www.poweredbysearch.com/ https://devbasu.com/ Dev Basu is the founder of Powered by Search, a performance media and digital marketing agency...

Duration:01:05:50

Is universal basic income a good solution for the future? - Floyd marinescu

9/24/2019
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Technology created and is now destroying the middle class. Floyd Marinescu - CEO Activist for Universal Basic Income talks about how UBI is a way to make winner takes all economics act in service to humanity by paying a dividend in the form of a UBI. UBI is also known simply as basic income. According to the advocacy group Basic Income Earth Network (BIEN), the essential principle behind basic income is the idea that all citizens are entitled to a livable income, whether or not they...

Duration:01:06:46

How to grow A hospitality company to tens of millions in yearly revenue - Michel Falcon

9/19/2019
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How to grow A hospitality company to tens of millions in yearly revenue. Get access to all my weekly content, episodes, live events, and business-related updates http://tiny.cc/3p9mcz Guest: Michel Falcon http://www.michelfalcon.com Michel Falcon is an entrepreneur, advisor, author and international keynote speaker who leverages customer experience, employee engagement and company culture strategies to grow businesses. As an entrepreneur, Michel has grown a hospitality company with over...

Duration:01:01:44

Escaping Venezuela, Working on Bitcoin And the Future of Freedom: Mauricio Di Bartolomeo

9/16/2019
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Escaping Venezuela, Working on Bitcoin And the Future of Freedom: Mauricio Di Bartolomeo Get access to all my weekly content http://tiny.cc/vuqucz Guest Bio: Mauricio Di Bartolomeo http://tiny.cc/ivqucz is the Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer of Ledn Inc., a financial services company built for Bitcoin & digital assets. The company underwrote Canada's first-ever Bitcoin-backed loan in 2018 and has since been lending to Bitcoin holders across Canada. Mauricio has been involved in...

Duration:01:16:17

How To Build A Massive Podcast Brand - Jon Nastor

9/11/2019
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Welcome to The First Episode of Ameer Approved https://mailchi.mp/08c85bbf7bf8/ameerrosic Guest Jon Nastor is the author of Hack the Entrepreneur: How to Stop Procrastinating, Build a Business, and Do Work That Matters.

Duration:01:16:44