John Sonmez quit the day job and retired at the age of 33 with passive income from real estate investing. John still actively invests in real estate, but now his main focus is on teaching what he has learned from his 20+ years of real estate investing. John is the CEO of Bulldog Mindset where he focuses on teaching personal development, and investing basic around stoic philosophy and abandoning the victim mindset. His YouTube channel, Bulldog Mindset, has over 250,000 subscribers where he offers a membership and personal 1-on-1 coaching to help his clients reach financial independence. John used to be a software developer and has several best-selling books which teach software developers, career, life and investing skills. You can find John either in the gym lifting weights or listening to audio books at 3x speed while he's training for ultramarathons.