Month: September 2019

Is Tesla Theranos or Apple? (Part 2 of “Tesla, Elon Musk, and the EV Revolution”) – Ep 31

In this podcast, Vitaliy further explores Tesla, electric vehicles, and the role Elon Musk plays in the company today and tomorrow. Can traditional auto companies disrupt themselves and catch up to Tesla? Is autopilot really viable? And is Elon Musk a...

The EV Paradigm Shift (Part 1 of “Tesla, Elon Musk, and the EV Revolution”) – Ep 30

You don't fully know a company until you buy its stock. This recently happened to Vitaliy, except he didn't buy a stock, he bought a car: a Tesla. In this episode, Vitaliy takes the listener under the hood of how electric vehicles represent a tectonic...

Tesla, Elon Musk and EV Revolution

Tesla, Elon Musk and the EV Revolution

In late June 2019, I bought a Tesla Model 3. Most people would just enjoy driving such a car. Not me – I wrote about it for two or three hours a day.

The Making of CAPITALISTIC PIG – Ep 29

When a young Vitaliy found out that a relative of his had secretly emigrated from the USSR to the United States, his first reaction was to brand her as a traitor. But years later, Vitaliy came to the US himself and never looked back. In this episode...

My Single Greatest Achievement

My Single Greatest Achievement

My son Jonah is taking a gap year after graduating high school and will spend the next two semesters in Israel. Before Jonah boarded the plane, we exchanged letters. What he wrote to me stands above anything else I have accomplished in my life. This is my single greatest achievement.

My Personal Manifesto – Ep 28

The book that has had the biggest impact on Vitaliy this past year is Mark Manson’s The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck. He loved this book so much he read it twice – that was not enough. Then he listened to it twice on Audible. But to really...