Ali Abdaal doctor, YouTuber and podcaster. A lot of his earlier videos focused on his life as a doctor. He later started exploring the strategies and tools that help people live happier, healthier, more productive lives. He has developed a strong brand around Youtube and entrepreneurship.
His current output is organized into four main projects:
- His YouTube channel
- His weekly email newsletter
- A weekly podcast he hosts with his brother
- Articles On His Website
Ali makes videos about medicine, tech, productivity and lifestyle. He started uploading to YouTube in July, 2017. His goal was to document his experiences of being a doctor from beginning to end.
He has created a couple of videos about his YouTube experience:
Alis main website is a hub for all of his output, as well as a place for his online writing.
He writes regular articles about productivity, tech, effective study techniques, entrepreneurship, personal finance.
You can read his 2016 post about Getting over the fear of personal blogging.
Every Sunday, Ali writes an email newsletter with some thoughts, life lessons and links to articles / books hr enjoyed that week.
Not Overthinking is a weekly podcast about happiness, creativity, and the human condition. Ali hosts this with his brother.
Check it out at NotOverthinking.com
Ali started 6med while at university. It is a company that provides classroom courses and online question banks for students applying to medical school. He current advises on high-level strategy.
He shared more about the experience at How I Built a Million Dollar Business in Medical School – 10 Tips for Entrepreneurs. You can also read the article on his website.
Being A Doctor
Managing Two Careers
- How I Manage my Time as a Doctor + YouTuber – 9 Time Management Tips
- How Much Money I Earn in a Week as a Doctor & YouTuber
Day In The Life
The Part-Time YouTuber Academy
In October, 2020, Ali launched a 4-week live online course. The goal was to teach you how to grow your channel from 0 to 100,000+ subscribers, and turn it into a sustainable, part-time, income-generating machine.
In July 2020 he announced that he was moving to America.
In August, 2020, he announced that he was taking a one year sabbatical from medicine.
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