Knowledge Without College

Knowledge Without College

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Never in history has life-altering information been so widely available as it is today and yet the youth flock to decrepit institutions which force on the student a rigid and often ineffective educational curriculum. Freedom lies on the other side self education and your own self education begins with the content you consume. On this podcast we curate a collection of unique minds and perspectives to share what they know in order to provide you with a morsel of Knowledge Without College.


#071 John Lee Dumas
Aug 10 • 15 min
John Lee Dumas is the founder & host of Entrepreneurs On Fire, an award-winning podcast with over 2000 episodes recorded! Here he interviews inspiring entrepreneurs who can help all of you succeed on your entrepreneurial journey! He started his…
#070 Marcus Whitney
Jul 6 • 55 min
Marcus Whitney is the CEO and founder of Health: Further, a strategic advisory firm working with leading healthcare organizations, as well as the founding partner of Jumpstart Health Investors, the most active venture capital firm in America focused on…
#069 Sol Brah
Jun 22 • 73 min
Sol Brah is physical spiritualist, nature enthusiast and aesthetic curator. I have to say that I first noticed Sol Brah by following his very interesting Twitter account, and discovering many cool stories and posts about physical health, wellness and…
#068 The Gold Standard of Ghostwriting with Joshua Lisec
Jun 15 • 49 min
Joshua Lisec is the founder of The Entrepreneur’s Wordsmith LLC, Ohio’s first Certified Professional Ghostwriter, a multiple time #1 International Bestselling Ghostwriter, a Forbes Contributor ghostwriter, a TEDx speaker, a leading authority on author…
#067 Ben Wolff
May 25 • 50 min
Ben Wolff is the Chairman and CEO of the leading global robotics company, Sarcos Robotics. Wolff previously served on the board of the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association (CTIA), and is currently a member of the Board of Visitors of…
#066 Jack Murphy
May 4 • 56 min
Jack Murphy is an author, Podcast host, a Twitter professional as well as the founder of the “Liminal Order”, an exclusive men’s organization whose mission is to change our culture by changing ourselves. We talk about this organisation, how it came to be…
#065 Patrick Moore
Apr 27 • 81 min
Dr. Patrick Moore is the founding member and former President and Director of Greenpeace International. He is an environmental and climate expert, focusing on rational environmentalism. Dr. Moore is also an author, as his book “Confessions of a Greenpeace…
#064 John and Janice McAfee
Apr 20 • 49 min
John McAfee comes back to our Podcast, this time joined by his wonderful wife Janice, as they help us make our first ever two-guest Episode. You have already met John and been fascinated by his open mindedness, illustrative, colorful and extremely precise…
#063 Zoltan Istvan
Apr 13 • 36 min
Zoltan Istvan is an American transhumanist, journalist, entrepreneur and futurist. He is running as a Libertarian to become the next Vice President of the United States of America. Zoltan is a tech-guru, best-selling author and a popular media figure…
#062 Pete Dominick
Apr 6 • 66 min
Peter J. Dominick is an American stand-up comedian, public speaker, news commentator and podcast host. He appeared on “The Colbert Report” with Stephen Colbert on Comedy Central, as the warm-up act for “The Daily Show” with Jon Stewart, CNBC’s “Mad Money”…
#061 John McAfee
Feb 24 • 30 min
John McAfee is a legendary computer programmer and businessman, one of the biggest cyber security experts of our time. He founded the software company McAfee Associates in 1987, which created “McAfee”, the first commercial antivirus software. The business…
#060 David Allen
Feb 18 • 58 min
David Allen is a productivity consultant and legendary expert in the field of human productivity. He is the author of “Getting Things Done”, a time management guide, and a few other books on the same subject. His work is very easy to read and to follow,…
#059 Robert Brill
Feb 10 • 57 min
Robert Brill is an entrepreneur, the Founder and CEO of BrillMedia.co, a “hyperlocal” advertising agency that was ranked #155 on the 2019 Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing privately held companies in USA. Robert is a L.A. native, and as a 16-year…
#058 Louie Psihoyos
Feb 3 • 85 min
Louie Psihoyos started his career dropping out of college and working as a photographer for National Geographic, only to move to Fortune Magazine, and interview many incredible individuals and true VIP’s of the modern society. He later started a…
#057 Bren Phillips
Jan 28 • 52 min
Dr. Bren Phillips is an engineer, currently working as a research scientist and professor at MIT, and a known expert in fluid- and thermal dynamics. Prior to joining the MIT research staff he worked at the “Alden Research Laboratory”, on various thermal…
#056 Miles Neale
Jan 20 • 67 min
Miles Neale is a contemplative psychotherapist, international speaker and author of “Gradual Awakening: The Tibetan Buddhist Path of Becoming Fully Human”. With more than twenty years integrating the mind science and meditative practices of Tibetan…
#055 Brett Jones
Jan 13 • 50 min
Brett Jones is a Certified Athletic Trainer and Strength and Conditioning Specialist based in Pittsburgh, PA. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Sports Medicine from High Point University, a Master of Science in Rehabilitative Sciences from Clarion…
#054 Alex J. O’Connor
Jan 6 • 56 min
Alex J. O’Connor is a very smart, young YouTuber, a writer and a Podcast host. His channel called the ‘CosmicSkeptic’ is “a place where you can find various discussions of philosophical topics ranging from the crucially important to the trivially…
#053 Akshay Nanavati
Dec 24, 2019 • 51 min
Akshay Nanavati is a US Marine veteran, he is a speaker as well as an adventurer, entrepreneur and author. His book called “Fearvana” (Fear + Nirvana) has received a lot of great endorsements from people like: the Dalai Lama, Seth Godin, Jack Canfield. He…
#052 Michael Short
Dec 16, 2019 • 57 min
Michael Short is originally from Boston, and works currently as the Associate Professor of Nuclear Science and Engineering at MIT, with more than 15 years of research experience in the field of nuclear materials, microstructural characterization, and…
#051 Paul Selig
Dec 9, 2019 • 58 min
Paul Selig was born in New York City, where he attended the “New York University”. After this, he received his master’s degree from “Yale University”. A spiritual experience in 1987 left him clairvoyant, and after that Paul presents himself as a medium…
#050 Scott Adams
Nov 18, 2019 • 45 min
Scott Adams is probably best known for creating “Dilbert”, an awesome series of cartoon strips. He has an amazing, extremely informative, self-titled periscope, where he operates as our fellow colleague and podcast host sometimes even twice a day. Here…
#049 A.J. Jacobs
Nov 10, 2019 • 65 min
A.J. Jacobs is an American journalist, author, and lecturer best known for writing about his lifestyle experiments. This genre is often called “immersion journalism”, or “stunt journalism”. He transferred his experiences into several books, like “Thanks A…
#048 Brandon Straka
Oct 14, 2019 • 38 min
Brandon Straka is a famous hairstylist and actor, former liberal activist and the founder of the #WalkAway campaign. We first met on this trash pickup event, which was organized by him in Los Angeles. His campaign is a social media campaign that launched…
#047 Róbert Vass
Sep 30, 2019 • 64 min
Róbert Vass is a very successful, young man who specializes in international relations, and is the founder and president of GLOBSEC - a Slovakia based, think tank. For those of you who are not familiar with this subject, a think tank is an institute which…
#046 Stephen Thomas King
Sep 25, 2019 • 61 min
Stephen Thomas King is a travelling author (not to be mistaken for Stephen King the writer of “IT”), who has a very unique and interesting story to share with us. Stephen sold his belongings, bought a bus, converted it into a living space and started…
#045 Zuby
Sep 12, 2019 • 69 min
Zuby is a very successful, up-and-coming hip hop artist from the UK, who achieved major success during the past year, in many of his different careers. As a Computer Science undergraduate at Oxford University, Zuby declined ‘the normal job’ and started…
#044 Jesse La Flair
Sep 4, 2019 • 54 min
Jesse La Flair is one of the most recognized professional parkour and free running athletes in the world. Besides his incredible and unique career in action sports, which is accompanied by a signature shoe model, he is a very well known YouTube and…
#043 Douglas Hanson
Aug 26, 2019 • 51 min
In this episode I interview Douglas Hanson! Douglas is an architect, and owner of “Hanson LA”, an architectural company which has been a part of some really interesting, and monumental projects not only here in Los Angeles, but in Europe (the Guggenheim…
#042 Ramin Nazer
Aug 19, 2019 • 48 min
Ramin Nazer is a very creative and successful young entrepreneur. He is a very talented artist, animator and illustrator. On top of that, he writes and creates short books that reflect simple, but amazing and unusual stories in a fun and different way,…
#041 Jennifer Barbosa
Jul 8, 2019 • 64 min
Jennifer Barbosa is a young, intelligent woman, with a background in acting, modelling and movie production, currently running for Congress against Adam Schiff in his district in California, as an independent candidate. We talk about her campaign and how…
#40 Mick West
Jul 2, 2019 • 61 min
Mick West is a science writer, skeptical investigator and former video game programmer. He is the creator of ContrailScience.com and Metabunk.org, where he investigates and debunks interesting conspiracy theories. He is also a Podcast Host, and an author,…
#039 Suzanne Ciani
Jun 24, 2019 • 82 min
Suzanne Ciani is a revolutionary musician and sound creator of the past, as well as the present, one I was very honored to host on this Podcast. Her incredible career as a sound designer, composer and producer, playing the ‘Buchla’ and specializing in…
#038 Mark Frauenfelder
Jun 17, 2019 • 70 min
Mark Frauenfelder is a maker, an editor, writer, illustrator, and public speaker. He was the founding editor at Wired.com, his collaborative weblog Boing Boing, as well as the Make Magazine. His work was discovered by Billy Idol, who consulted…
#037 Bill Cords
Jun 10, 2019 • 67 min
Bill Cords is an engineer by profession, but comes on today as a Level II Wim Hof Method Instructor, and a North American representative of his. He talks about Wim himself, what this method of his represents, how he got involved and why he became an…
#036 Patrick Ryan Returns
Jun 3, 2019 • 103 min
Patrick Ryan is (still) one of the smartest and most profound individuals, that I have talked to on this Podcast. We pick up exactly where we left off, talking about AI technology, robots starting religions, advanced intelligence and its roots, the…
#035 Cory Allen
May 27, 2019 • 59 min
Cory Allen is an author, Podcast host, meditation teacher and audio engineer from Austin, Texas. His Podcast “The Astral Hustle” is full of materials and conversations, similar to the one that is presented to you here. He is not only a very nice person,…
#034 Jason Jean
May 20, 2019 • 89 min
Jason Jean is the founder of Tattered Beans, a really successful coffee company which gives back to US veterans. He’s an Air Force veteran himself, who recently learned he has cancer. He’d been an entrepreneur for 20+ years, earned and lost millions,…
#033 Eric Santos
May 11, 2019 • 54 min
Eric Santos is the business owner of a company called Benchmark Intelligence, he is the “word hustler”, and author of the self-published book called “Shoot Your Shot”. The book is about dating in general, and the pros and cons of the modern society using…
#032 Mark Bell
May 3, 2019 • 86 min
Mark Bell is a World- and American record holding Power lifter, Fitness and Weightlifting expert, Podcast Host and the Creator of the “Slingshot”, as the ultimate bench press accessory tool. He has an amazing career and life story, which is highlighted by…
#031 Jay Campbell
Apr 24, 2019 • 77 min
Jay Campbell is the Amazon Best Selling author of three change making books in the optimization health care space, and the author of the 2018 #1 overall Men’s Health book: “The Testosterone Optimization Therapy Bible: The Ultimate Guide to Living a Fully…
#030 Patrick Ryan
Apr 17, 2019 • 101 min
Patrick Ryan is an incredible individual, he works in IT, is an author and a military robotics expert. Patrick has one of the most wealthiest minds in terms of life experience and general knowledge, regarding everyone and everything. This is one of the…
#029 Wim Ouboter
Apr 9, 2019 • 63 min
Wim Ouboter is a Swiss entrepreneur, inventor, former banker, and owner of a company called “Micro-mobility” which specializes in innovative and unconventional means of transportation, for people of all ages. He also invented the popular “Razor” scooter…
#028 Shaun Leverett
Apr 2, 2019 • 86 min
Shaun Leverett is a Certified Personal Trainer, widely recognized for his expertise in functional training, Muay Thai, and his commitment to developing and implementing innovative fitness training sessions. He achieved this, by working in the Fitness…
#027 Lance Stander
Mar 26, 2019 • 46 min
Lance Stander has been in the automobile industry for over 37 years. He opened Hillbank Motor Corp located in Costa Mesa, California in 1999 after years in South Africa where he worked with his father. In 2005 Lance purchased Superformance and he is the…
#026 Dr. Emery N. Brown
Mar 19, 2019 • 61 min
Dr. Emery N. Brown is a statistician, anesthesiologist and neuroscientist. He is the “Warren M. Zapol” Professor of Anesthesia at Harvard Medical School, as well as a practicing anesthesiologist. At MIT he is the “Edward Hood Taplin” Professor of Medical…
#025 Joe Quirk
Mar 6, 2019 • 112 min
Joe Quirk is a very well-known and respected American writer (author), novelist, as well as an Ambassador for the non-profit organisation called the Seasteading Institute. He opens up his mind as we talk about this Project in detail, and his experiences…
#024 Mike Spadier
Feb 22, 2019 • 57 min
Mike Spadier is an expert in marketing, who owns a company called “Heart of the Sun”, where he also works at right now. He started his journey while working at Onnit.com with Aubrey Marcus and Joe Rogan as a marketing agent, creator and manager, in two…
#023 William von Hippel
Feb 15, 2019 • 59 min
William von Hippel is a scientist and professor at the University of Queensland, Australia. He is a very open-minded, eloquent and educated individual, having received his Doctors degree in Psychology at the University of Michigan. Today, he is an…
#022 Trace Rucarean
Feb 5, 2019 • 65 min
Trace Rucarean is another colleague of mine who is employed by (my former company) Sungrade Solar, and probably has the most fun job in our company (his words). He is very successful, open-minded and a one-man show in terms of everything digital that…
#021 Vineet Verma
Jan 31, 2019 • 35 min
Vineet Verma is a very successful and charismatic person, originally from India but currently working here in California as a screenwriter, producer, editor, 2D and 3D animator. His projects include work with Stella Artois, Glamour Magazine, GQ Magazine,…
#020 Scooter Downey
Jan 25, 2019 • 46 min
Scooter Downey is a very interesting, young, up-and-coming film director and writer, who is known for his work in “It’s in the Blood” (2012), “Elixir” (2015) - writer and “Hoaxed” (2019) - director. “Hoaxed” is a newly released documentary, which he…
#019 Andreas M. Antonopoulos
Jan 18, 2019 • 86 min
Andreas M. Antonopoulos is a best-selling author, speaker, educator, and one of the world’s foremost Bitcoin and open Blockchain experts. It was really an honor and privilege, to do our weekly “open and relaxed” conversation with him. We talk about…
#018 Kupah James
Jan 12, 2019 • 61 min
Kupah James is a very talented and successful young individual, working primarily as a Celebrity DJ, with some his previous experiences involving events organised by the New England Patriots, Boston Red Sox, Boston Childrens Museum, AOL, Google, Expedia…
#017 Juan Agustin Marquez
Jan 6, 2019 • 55 min
Juan Agustin Marquez is a four-time Emmy awarded filmmaker, best known for his documentaries 100,000, The Last Colony and his national music TV show: Té Para Tres con Pili Montilla. Juan’s continued commitment to the arts, entertainment and education has…
#016 Seamus McNally
Dec 23, 2018 • 51 min
Seamus McNally is an award-winning director and acting coach for film and television in New York City, he also serves actors at the top of their field in delivering some of their most convincing, nuanced work, often with very little time to prepare…
#015 Mike Schmitz
Dec 18, 2018 • 50 min
Mike Schmitz is a fellow colleague of mine who co-hosts two Podcasts at the moment, one being Bookworm with Joe Buhlig and The Free Agents with David Sparks. He is an author as well, his book “Thou Shalt Hustle” is an excellent example of what content he…
#014 Zain Jan
Dec 13, 2018 • 41 min
Zain Jan is first and foremost, my friend, and one of the first guest speakers to be featured on the KWC Podcast. A lot has happened in the past 12 months since he was on the show. We are focusing on communication in general, and how important it is for…
#012 Dr. Andy Galpin
Dec 3, 2018 • 40 min
Andy Galpin has a Masters degree in Human Movement Sciences, and Ph.D. in Human Bioenergetics. A professor of Kinesiology at the Center for Sport Performance at CSU, he is also the founder and director of the Biochemistry and Molecular Exercise Lab. In…
#011 Nathan Ogden
Nov 27, 2018 • 39 min
Nathan Ogden is a very special individual, introduced to us through our mutual friend and former guest Devin Thorpe. Nathan truly represents perseverance. He has a unique life story to share with us, battling through the toughest of injuries and…
#010 Christopher Stare
Nov 1, 2018 • 43 min
Christopher Stare is the last one in our series of guests from the Libertarian party, he is a candidate for the California State Assembly representing District 51, running in the General elections on November 6.. He has a PhD in Cognition and Neural…
#009 Mimi Robson
Oct 27, 2018 • 28 min
Mimi Robson is a Civil Engineer, with the majority of her projects revolving around repairing and reinforcing commercial buildings, that have been damaged by earthquakes, fire, wind and severe weather. She is also the Chairman of the Libertarian Party and…
#008 Devin Thorpe
Oct 20, 2018 • 38 min
Devin Thorpe really is deeply optimistic, he is an author, educator and speaker, who calls himself a “Champion of Social Good”. His experience as an investment banker, CFO, treasurer and mortgage broker earned him a keynote speech at the United Nations.…
#007 Zoltan Istvan
Oct 16, 2018 • 35 min
Zoltan Istvan is a Libertarian futurist, journalist, transhumanist and a political activist. He was a reporter and writer for the National Geographic Channel, Wired, Newsweek, The Huffington Post, his writings and ideas have appeared on Yahoo News, The…
#006 Johnny Beehner
Oct 8, 2018 • 32 min
Johnny Beehner has made his network television debut as one of the last comedians to appear on the “Late Show“ with David Letterman. He has made numerous appearances on FOX’s “Laughs” television show, on AXS tv’s “Gotham Comedy Live,” and on XM/Sirius…
#005 Nick Jovicic
Oct 4, 2018 • 73 min
Nick Jovicic is a very interesting and successful young man. He has lived on 3 continents, studies machine engineering and has worked in the automotive industry. He has some great start-up ideas and cool engineering facts to share. Enjoy! P.S. We are…
#004 Aaron Katz
Mar 4, 2018 • 38 min
Aaron Katz is a legendary solar entrepreneur, who has founded 3 solar companies and is currently the CEO of (my former company) Sungrade Solar. With 9 years of experience in the turbulent residential solar industry Aaron has unique insight that is…
#003 Zain Jan
Mar 4, 2018 • 37 min
Zain Jan, a colleague and friend of mine, who was recently featured in the Huffington Post and Buzzfeed, has achieved remarkable success for his young age. I ask him about his college experience and what it took to get him to where he is today. Enjoy!
#002 Andrew Zambetti
Mar 3, 2018 • 22 min
Andrew Zambetti is currently the senior sales manager of (my former company) Sungrade Solar overseeing the development of 4 sales offices and 65 salespeople around California. I start my professional interviewing career by asking him about his unique…
#001 Introduction to the Podcast
Mar 3, 2018 • 7 min
The very first episode on Knowledge Without College! I started back in November and fought the resistance for months to deliver this just for you.