Patrick is the author of “Fear of Missing Out: Practical Decision-Making in a World of Overwhelming Choice” and Creator and Host of the podcast FOMO Sapiens.


Show Notes

(0:36) Patrick tells us something interesting about himself.

  • He’s based in New York City.
  • He’s been to 103 countries.

(1:31) Patrick tells us what he does for a living.

  • He invests in companies in the US and Latin America.
  • He’s a book author and a podcast host.

(2:55) Patrick talks about rock bottom.

  • He had an stress-induced virus.

(5:23) Patrick tells us why he thinks some entrepreneurs fail or give up.

  • Their idea is bad and they are misexecuting.

(8:20) Patrick tells us what he is excited about within his business.

  • His second book is coming out.
  • His podcast hit 2 million downloads this year.

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(10:25) Patrick talks about FOMO.

  • A billion people suffer from Fear Of Missing Out.
  • He invented the term.
  • It’s an anxiety caused by thinking there’s something better out there happening than what you’re doing right now and a desire to be part of a collective experience.

(16:06) Patrick’s parting advice for entrepreneurs.

  • Look for the intersection of what you’re good at and what you want to do.
  • Look for symbiosis in your life.


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