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Everyone walks a unique career journey. No matter how "linear" it may look in their LinkedIn profile, it is never that simple. Most people that have careers you aspire to have had to struggle. They had their own obstacles and made their own luck. Some careers you dream about may not even be what you assumed it would be. All assumptions should be tested and that is what I seek to do in this podcast. Follow along as I interview people on what they actually do in their careers and why they made ...
 
Life Self Mastery Podcast is an interview based show where I interview online entrepreneurs who started their businesses and scaled up their businesses to improve their lifestyles.
 
Welcome to The Disruptors, the podcast about the future of all of us where look at the technologies, trends and societal norms shaping our collective future. Here the world’s disruptive top minds share their passion projects and how advances in genomics, space travel, connected devices, artificial intelligence and other exponential tech is converging to create the future of tomorrow. Two minds are better than one, and the purpose of this podcast is to create a worldwide “neural network” of c ...
 
Curating & reposting the ~2 best podcasts per week from the likes of a16z, recode, Tim Ferriss, TED, etc. There are simply too many good podcasts out there, let us pick the best two each week for you. Copyright is owned by the publisher, not this podcast, audio is streamed directly from publisher's servers.
 
Welcome to The Syndicate, the place where investors and startups combine to create crazy businesses and even crazier returns. The Syndicate podcast is a deep dive on the angel investors and VCs behind the big name startups. We interview the best and brightest investors, syndicate leads, GPs, limited partners and startup founders to create an original, off the cuff discussion on startup investing. With a focus on strategies and tactics, mistakes and massive money makers, we hope to help Angel ...
 
Supreme Clientele was a podcast bringing together entrepreneurs, technologists, and enthusiasts of all sorts to share their stories and open up about their interests.The host, Roger Chen, is an early stage investor with Silverton Partners.
 
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Charles Eisenstein (@ceisenstein) is a author, podcaster and public speaker focusing on themes of civilization, consciousness, money, and human cultural evolution.His online writings have built a tremendous following; he speaks frequently at conferences and other events, and gives numerous interviews on radio and podcasts. He has been called “o ...…
 
George Dvorsky (@dvorsky) is a Canadian futurist, science writer, and ethicist that has written and spoken extensively about the impacts of cutting-edge science and technology—particularly as they pertain to the improvement of human performance and experience. He is also a senior staff reporter at the popular tech blog Gizmodo, a contributing e ...…
 
Ryan Hoover is the founder of Product Hunt which was in the Summer 2014 YC batch and was acquired by AngelList. He also invests in startups through his Weekend Fund.Dalton Caldwell is a Partner at YC where he runs admissions.Ryan is on Twitter at @rrhoover and Dalton is at @daltonc.The YC podcast is hosted by Craig Cannon.***Topics00:27 - Ryan' ...…
 
Daniel Burrus (@danielburrus) is considered one of the world’s leading futurist speakers on global trends and innovation and The New York Times has referred to him as one of the top three business gurus in the highest demand as a speaker.Daniel is a strategic advisor to executives from Fortune 500 companies such as Microsoft, GE, American Expre ...…
 
In this episode, Ridhima talks about target customers and what made her build Boon VR
 
This is the second episode of the anonymous podcast series. The field we will be exploring today is public equity investing in Canada, generally referred to as the buy-side or hedge funds for simplicity. We talk about the path to getting a seat as an investor, the changes in the industry with the growth of robo-advisors, a PM's personal portfol ...…
 
Sam Watts is one of the foremost thinkers on VR and the Director of Immersive Technologies at MakeReal, a company that believes that immersive digital products are transforming the way we work, play and learn. MakeReal makes virtual reality experiences, augmented reality devices, collaborative ‘serious games’ and other tools that support new ty ...…
 
Deborah Gordon is a Professor of Biology at Stanford University studying the evolution of collective behavior using ant colonies as a model. Her research focuses on how ant colonies regulate their behavior in response to environmental changes, and how collective behavior is related to ecology. This work is highly relevant given the nature of sw ...…
 
Bruce Schneier (@schneierblog) is an internationally renowned security technologist, called a “security guru” by The Economist. He is the author of 13 books–including: Data and Goliath: The Hidden Battles to Collect Your Data and Control Your World Click Here to Kill Everybody: Security and Survival in a Hyper-connected World In addition to his ...…
 
Lolly Daskal (@lollydaskal) is one of the most sought-after executive leadership coaches in the world with extensive cross-cultural expertise spans 14 countries, six languages and hundreds of companies.Of her many awards and accolades, Lolly was designated aTop-50 Leadership and Management Expert by Inc.com, 100 Great Leadership Speakers for Yo ...…
 
In this episode, Greg talks about how to build sales funnels to convert clients.
 
This is the first episode of an anonymous-cast series I'm doing. So in the past podcast episodes we explored the career journey of many different professionals but today we're going to be looking at what someone actually does in their role in a particular field. The field we will be exploring today is venture capital investing in Canada. To all ...…
 
Jake Klamka founded Insight. Insight provides intensive 7 week professional training fellowships in fields such as data science and data engineering. Insight was in the YC Winter 2011 batch.Kevin Hale is a Visiting Partner at YC. Before YC Kevin was the cofounder of Wufoo, which was funded by YC in 2006 and acquired by SurveyMonkey in 2011.You ...…
 
Garry Golden is a professionally trained futurist who writes, speaks, and consults on complex issues shaping society and business in the 21st century. He has consulted for Fortune 500 companies, governmental agencies and the US Army on issues related to transportation and mobility, food safety and health, the future of portable power, financial ...…
 
David Orban (@davidorban) is an entrepreneur, author, keynote speaker and the Founder and Managing Partner of Network Society Ventures, a seed stage global investment firm focused on innovative startups at the intersection of exponential technologies and decentralized networks.An early adopter of blockchain and an active Bitcoin investor since ...…
 
Dr. Pippa Malmgren is a futurist trend spotter, public speaker, best selling author and advisor to investors and governments about macroeconomic policy and investment strategy. She is a former Presidential Advisor who served on The National Economic Council in the White House where she was the point person on Enron and Terrorism Risks to the Ec ...…
 
Byron Reese (@byronreese) is the CEO and publisher of Gigaom, an industry-leading technology research company. Byron's also an award-winning author, speaker and futurist with a strong conviction that technology will help bring about a new golden age of humanity.Byron holds a number of technology patents and hosts two podcasts about artificial i ...…
 
In this episode, Phil talks about his deal flow and why they choose AngelList as a platform.
 
Join in for a conversation with Natasha Jung, the co-founder and executive producer of Cold Tea Collective. Cold Tea Collective is a media company that focuses on telling the stories of Asian-American millennials and Natasha's own story is one I got to highlight on Accounted For. Natasha's journey started with a dream of media production that w ...…
 
Avni Patel Thompson founded Poppy, which helped parents book the best caregivers. They went through the YC Winter 2016 batch and recently shut down. Avni asked to come on the podcast to talk about what the process of shutting down was like.Kat Manalac is a partner at YC.You can find Avni on Twitter at @APatelThompson and Kat at @KatManalac.The ...…
 
Dr. Brynn Winegard (@drbrynnwinegard) is a neuroscience, psychology and marketing expert, award-winning professor, speaker, and expert. She speaks frequently on the topics of persuasion, productivity, the neuroscience of leadership, motivation and preventing age-related cognitive decline.Coupled with over a decade in corporate marketing working ...…
 
Eric Ladizinsky is the co-founder and Chief Scientist of D-Wave Systems (@dwavesys), the world’s first quantum computing company and the leader in the development and delivery of quantum computing systems and software. Their mission is to use quantum computing to solve some of the world’s most pressing problems. D-Wave’s systems are being used ...…
 
Eric O'Neill (@eoneill) is an accomplished speaker, security expert and author that presents keynotes about espionage and national security, cybersecurity, fraud, corporate diligence and defense, hacking, pursuing one's dreams and surviving Hollywood.Eric has worked as an FBI counterterrorism and counterintelligence operative, a national securi ...…
 
In this episode, Sona talks about why she wanted to build Neopanda and a be a For-profit company.
 
Join in for a conversation with Bob Wang, the Founder of Legacy Advantage and the BC Region Leader of Deloitte Ctrl. Legacy Advantage was a bookkeeping company for small businesses in BC and it was acquired by Deloitte to become part the engine of Ctrl's BC business. But Bob is no ordinary bookkeeper. In our conversation we delve through Bob's ...…
 
Samantha Bradshaw is a researcher at the Computational Propaganda Project and a doctoral candidate at the Oxford Internet Institute. She’s been tracking the phenomenon of political manipulation through social media.You can find Samantha on Twitter at @sbradshaww.The YC podcast is hosted by Craig Cannon.***Topics:53 - What is a bot?2:53 - When c ...…
 
Matt McIlwain is a Managing Director at Madrona Venture Group, an early-stage venture capital firm based in Seattle, Washington. He invests primarily in software-driven companies and currently serves on several boards. He co-teaches a course on venture capital in the University of Washington Computer Science Department and is a board member of ...…
 
Dr. David Perlmutter (@davidperlmutter) is a Board-Certified Neurologist, four-time New York Times bestselling author and serves on the Board of Directors at the American College of Nutrition.David serves as a member of the Editorial Board for the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease and has published in numerous peer-reviewed scientific journals inc ...…
 
Peter Brannen (@peterbrannen1) is an award-winning science journalist whose work has appeared in The New York Times, The Atlantic, The Washington Post, Wired, Aeon, The Boston Globe, Slate and The Guardian among other publications. His book, The Ends of the World, about the five major mass extinctions in Earth's history.Peter is a 2018 Scripps ...…
 
In this episode, Nikhil talks about how Republic simplifies startup-investing for non-accredited investors.
 
Join in for a conversation with Tom Lowden, the Labs Manager of WeWork Toronto. Prior to WeWork, Tom build out a skill set in fundraising for the public sector after having explored a number of different opportunities. After that experience he was the inaugural, I daresay the 'founding' team, of Toronto's Creative Destruction Lab incubator and ...…
 
Cindy Mi is the founder and CEO of VIPKID. VIPKID is a 1-on-1 teaching platform where children in China learn english from North American teachers.Qi Lu is the CEO of YC China and Head of YC Research.***Topics00:23 - Qi's intro00:38 - Cindy's intro1:38 - Moving to a new province as a teenager4:38 - Being an educator and an entrepreneur 8:23 - S ...…
 
Sarah Anderson is the Managing Director of Cintrifuse, a Cincinnati based incubator/accelerator program and their Syndicate Fund. Cintrifuse also runs Startup Cincy with the goal being to invigorate the Cincinnati and Ohio startup ecosystem and push MidWest innovation. Prior to Cintrifuse, Sarah was a VP at JP Morgan and before that focused on ...…
 
Prosanta Chakrabarty (@preaux_fish) is a systematist and an ichthyologist studying the evolution and biogeography of both freshwater and marine fishes. His work includes studies of Neotropical (Central and South America, Caribbean) and Indo-West Pacific (Indian and Western Pacific Ocean) fishes.Prosanta is an Associate Professor and Curator of ...…
 
Gerd Leonhard (@gleonhard) is a futurist, keynote speaker and author and listed by Wired Magazine as one of the top 100 most influential people in Europe (2015). Gerd’s work focuses on the future of humanity, technology and digital transformation; including big disruptors like artificial intelligence, robotics, the future of content and media a ...…
 
In this episode, Perry talks about how to run ads effectively and how to apply 80/20 rule in marketing
 
Join in for a conversation with Marty Kratky-Katz, the co-founder and CEO of Blockthrough. Blockthrough is a Toronto based startup that helps web publishers recoup some of the advertising dollars they lose out to adblockers whilst creating an ad-friendly experience for the site's customers. Marty has been an entrepreneur for close to 9 years an ...…
 
Vinod Khosla is the founder of Khosla Ventures, a firm focused on assisting entrepreneurs to build impactful new energy and technology companies. Previously he was the founding CEO of Sun Microsystems, where he pioneered open systems and commercial RISC processors.How to Build the Future is hosted by Sam Altman.***Topics00:30 - Vinod’s intro01: ...…
 
Dr. James Canton (@futureguru) is a renowned global futurist, social scientist, keynote presenter, author, and visionary business advisor. He is the CEO and Chairman of the Institute for Global Futures, a leading think tank he founded in 1990 that advises business, the Global Fortune 1000 (like IBM, GE, HP, Boeing, Intel and more) and many gove ...…
 
Peter Bowes (@peterbowes) is BBC Correspondent, biohacker and hosting of the Live Long and Master Aging Podcast where he explores the science and stories behind human longevity.On the podcast Peter interviews world-renowned scientists, future thinkers and biohackers focused on how we can live longer and healthier lives and talks a great deal ab ...…
 
Seth Shostak (@sethshostak) is a Senior Astronomer at the SETI Institute and host of the popular weekly science radio show Big Picture Science which connect the latest research to identify emerging trends - and why they matter.Seth has degrees in physics and astronomy from Princeton University and Caltech and a long history of research in radio ...…
 
In this episode, Fatima talks about her journey to building Jetpack and how is she trying to build the business in the hyper-competitive market.
 
Join in for a conversation with Luki Danukarjanto, the Chief Career Catalyst at Focus.Inspired and the author of a career book titled: Stuff I Wish I Knew Earlier. Luki is on a mission to help millennials redefine their career journey as a coach but with aspirations to create a new form of education in the future. Luki's story is one filled wit ...…
 
Schwark Satyavolu is a serial entrepreneur and inventor with 15 patents. He co-founded the fintech companies Yodlee (YDLE) and Truaxis before joining Trinity. Today, he brings his entrepreneurial and broad operational experience to investments in fintech, AI and security startups. The firm/partners has invested in the likes of Starbucks, Branch ...…
 
Donald Hoffman (@donaldhoffman) is a cognitive scientist, popular author and Professor of Cognitive Science at UC Irvine. He studies how our visual perception, guided by millions of years of natural selection, authors every aspect of our everyday reality.Don has co-authored two technical books: Observer Mechanics: A Formal Theory of Perception ...…
 
Carl Safina (@carlsafina) is author of various books and many other writings about how the ocean is changing, lives of free-living animals, and the human relationship with the natural world. His books include among others the award-winning Song for the Blue Ocean and Eye of the Albatross, as well as The View From Lazy Point; A Natural Year in a ...…
 
Join in for a conversation with myself! This is a solo-cast episode where I go through my own career journey. If you want to hear me ramble about the trials and tribulations I experienced in my own unorthodox journey through accounting, consulting and finance then please tune in! It may look obvious to some but I can tell you for a fact that it ...…
 
Auke Ijspeert is a professor at the EPFL (the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology at Lausanne), and head of the Biorobotics Laboratory (BioRob). Auke is interested in using numerical simulations and robots to get a better understanding of animal locomotion and movement control, and in using inspiration from biology to design novel types of ro ...…
 
Alec serves as an advisor to investors, corporations and government leaders to help them understand the implication of factors emerging at the intersection of geopolitics, markets and increasingly disruptive network technologies and is on the board of directors (or advisors) for companies in the fields of technology, media, telecommunications, ...…
 
Steve Burgess (@steveburgess01) is the president of Foresight Institute, a nonprofit think tank that researches technologies of important to the future of humanity, focusing on nanotechnology, cybersecurity, and AI and rewards grants to lead scientists and safety initiatives. Steve is a nanotechnology activist, tech writer & speaker, startup me ...…
 
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