Stroll with Alex

Daily audios from illustrator, writer, and coach Alex Mathers on insights around creativity, business growth, confidence, motivation, and self-development.

Gaining and losing ONE MILLION DOLLARS in one year (with Cryptos)

I tell the story of my crypto-currency investing in 2016/2017 – where I got the money, why I invested in cryptos, and how I gained and lost the million bucks! Lessons learned, but at least I came away with more than I invested initially. Let me know if you want more ideas and videos on […]

Why every man must be building something tangible to be happy

Why men need to be working on building something tangible, be it a blog, collection of films, a house, a farm, a successful family of his own blood, a book or a set of teachings to pass on. Listen to hear more, and do let me know everything you like and dislike about this format […]

Circles of Aliveness

Today the matter of discussion is a diagram I draw to help me prioritize and identify the activities that are worth spending my time on. Those are the things that bring me most of a sense of aliveness. That is key. Alex shows you how. If you lack direction and focus each day, try out […]

If you're self-conscious about being SERIOUS or BORING or INTROVERTED

All my life I worried about how I was coming across to people as a serious-faced introvert. These are my ideas on how best to move past that, and own who you are for the better. Thoughts welcome. If you lack direction and focus each day, try out my planner book: ‘Book of Lift’ — […]

Make better decisions

I talk about the sequence I often use to solve tricky problems or make better decisions. If you lack direction and focus each day, try out my planner book: ‘Book of Lift’ — https://bookoflift.com/ Follow me on Twitter: @iamalexmathers Any questions, feedback, comment below.

Intermittent fasting

What’s the deal with fasting? Alex, who is a slave to trends (and his body), chats about intermittent fasting. Why he’s doing it and why you might consider it too. Say YES in comments if you’ve ever fasted off food for more than 24 hours. How was it? If you lack direction and focus each […]

Key to success

This one thing may be the key to success in any area. Alex talks about the need for momentum, the benefits it brings, and how overlooked it is as a concept. What is a challenge you’re facing now? Hit me in the comments. If you lack direction and focus each day, try out my planner […]

Be Persistent

Alex is in a cemetery in Tbilisi, Georgia talking about persistence – why it’s required, and what obstacles to expect on your path. This one is worth watching all the way too. Come enjoy a meditative chat. If you lack direction and focus each day, try out my planner book: ‘Book of Lift’ — https://bookoflift.com/ […]

High Expectations

It’s hard to do anything when you are worried about the result – you have high expectations of yourself which stop you doing anything. You stall. You get anxious, and you procrastinate on starting. This is the enemy of doing anything, let alone making art. Alex discusses how best to deal with it. If you […]