The Conspiracy Factor for Judging Ideas

Steal James Altucher’s strategy for assessing whether an idea is worth pursuing

The Conspiracy Factor is a concept I learned from James Altucher’s book Skip the Line. It works like this:

Consider two different ideas you can pursue (say self-publishing a book or building a Youtube channel). You want to know which of…



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Wang Yip

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