Austin Pourmoussa

Bio

Austin is an aspiring surgeon hailing from the sun-soaked paradise formally known as Los Angeles. He is an adventurous man with an insatiable taste for the finer things in life, and when he's not working hard he's stopping to smell the roses. Medicine, food, music, cars, and writing are his most paramount passions and he is constantly looking for new ways to not only immerse himself in these fields, but also open new worlds for those around him.

7 Hunter S. Thompson Quotes To Inspire You To Grab Life By The Balls

By Austin Pourmoussa
Hunter S. Thompson was one of the most spectacularly outrageous journalists in modern history. He’s best known for coining Gonzo journalism, a style in which writers involve themselves in the action to such a degree that they become central figures…

8 Tips For Taking Full Advantage Of Your Workouts And Getting Maximum Results

By Austin Pourmoussa
It always pains me to hear from people who exercise often but don’t get the results they want. It pains me even more to see people in the gym who have absolutely no idea what they’re doing. Attacking your fitness goals can be tough, and while the…

Don't Let Them See You Struggle: 9 Ways To Own Your Craft And Come Out On Top

By Austin Pourmoussa
Regardless of your field of practice, there are some strategies for success and self-improvement that are universal. Whether you’re a law student, medical student, investment banker, athlete or intern, there’s a lot of overlap when it comes to…

The Meaning Of Life: Why Adults Need To Start Asking As Many Questions As Kids

By Austin Pourmoussa
Picture yourself laying in a grassy field on a warm summer day. The grass, still damp from the morning dew, sparkles a vibrant green as it reflects the sun’s shining rays. As you lay there glancing at the sky above, you notice a wave of cirrus…

Why You Should Never Judge A Woman Only By Her Appearance

By Austin Pourmoussa
As time progresses, generations seem to only become more superficial. Every other week we hear about some new fad diet, juice cleanse or skincare treatment. It’s completely acceptable for people to want to take care of themselves, as your outward…

A Good Entrepreneur Is A Slave To His Work, A Great Entrepreneur Is A Master

By Austin Pourmoussa
If you keep doing what you’ve always done, you’ll keep getting what you’ve always gotten. Sometimes what you’ve been getting is exactly what you want, but other times, repetitive results can be very costly. Let’s talk for a moment about my fictional…

7 Habits You Should Adopt Today To Cultivate Success And Happiness

By Austin Pourmoussa
You’d be shocked by how easy it is to work your ass off for much of your life and still end up with nothing to show for it. This only further proves the point that achieving success requires more than just hard work. Being successful is more than…

How To Fight Through The 'Pain Period' And Attack Your Goals

By Austin Pourmoussa
Arnold Schwarzenegger is a man who has traversed a very unique path; he came to America from Austria at age 21 with practically nothing, built himself from the ground up and became successful in a variety of diverse, seemingly unrelated…

Hangoverology 101: How To Make Sure You Never Have A Hangover Again

By Austin Pourmoussa
It’s the morning after a long night of raucous overindulgence in your favorite libation. Last night’s events are slowly coming back to you in a blur as you lethargically open one eye and awaken to that distinct, unpleasant, all-too-familiar feeling.…

Why You Need To Become Comfortable With Being Uncomfortable

By Austin Pourmoussa
Your comfort zone is exactly that: comfortable, familiar and predictable. It’s where you feel safe and face almost no risk. It’s your fortress in which you hide away from life’s struggles, challenges and opportunities. And while you may love that…

The 12 Steps To Overcoming Adversity And Unlocking Your Full Potential In Life

By Austin Pourmoussa
Regardless of the momentum we may have upon plunging into a field of interest, there will always be roadblocks and hurdles that stand in the way. Take a look around and notice two types of people: those who grow weary and apathetic as their lives…