Our guest this week is Adam Bjorn. Adam has worked both sides of the counter for over 30 years, He is both a professional bettor, and a bookmaker, and now is working for a software company aimed at giving bookmakers bettor tools for servicing their customers.
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[00:00] Introduction of Adam Bjorn, sports bettor and sportsbook software expert
[00:43] Adam’s background in gambling
[01:57] Finding an edge, informational advantages
[06:20] Why did Adam move to Jamaica?
[11:24] Getting accounts shut down, maintaining outs
[13:16] Bookmaking in Jamaica
[16:41] Horse racing in Jamaica, pools, rebates, etc
[20:02] Creating software for sportsbooks
[24:14] Limiting and banning players
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[29:54] Adam’s software work
[33:15] Bottom-up versus top-down
[35:58] Programming and sales
[37:07] Is Adam still betting?
[40:54] Top-down approach
[43:17] Less volume, bigger edge
[44:12] Billy Walters
[45:24] Gambling in India
[50:40] Recommended: Banza pasta, Ultimate X Poker by James H. Haskell, Atomic Habits by James Clear