Why do we make such bad choices sometimes?

Especially when it comes to money.

How do we make better decisions? And how do we reverse course and change our future? 

These are the kinds of questions I think about. I am a PhD decision scientist who studies leaders and coaches high-performers. I’ve worked with thousands of people through my research and practice. Read my blog posts to learn more, or drop me a note.

My upcoming book (The Quest for Wealth: 6 Steps for Making Mindful Money Choices) will be released by early 2022 by Routledge Press. It will focus on the psychology behind money management, and provide 6 simple steps for moving from barely “getting by” to “getting wealthy”. My mindful money management model helps all people achieve financial health.

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Should You Buy Cryptocurrency?

What to consider first.

I get this question a lot. Should I buy cryptocurrency, or specifically Bitcoin? It’s interesting that so many people are talking about this alternative currency…

James Robert Langabeer, PhD

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James Robert Langabeer, PhD coaches leaders to improve their decision-making around wealth and health. Trained as a decision scientist and behavioral economist, he focuses on how we make important decisions.

He has been regularly featured in Forbes Magazine and is a member of the Forbes Business Council.

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What people are saying

“His advice is thoughtful and can help everyone.”

Financial success is not just about running numbers and making economic projections. It is about making good decisions using what is in most cases simple data.  James Langabeer breaks it down for you and points out how you can avoid decisions that hold you back from your financial goals.

Jeff Helton, PhD (Professor, Univ. of Colorado Denver)

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This has been an amazing program. I’m already seeing results. I highly recommend it.

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