Sinopse

Hear directly from business leaders. Secrets to success, struggles along the way, optimal career paths and life in general.

Episódios

  • Kyle Westra - The science (and art) behind pricing

    Kyle Westra - The science (and art) behind pricing

    22/10/2019 Duração: 34min

    Kyle works for a strategy consultant focused on pricing. We discuss the nuts and bolts of what a consultant does and his cool new book The New Invisible Hand (5 revolutions in the digital economy). Also, a framework for how to write a book.

  • Hussein Fazal (Snap Travel) – Working hard and a bit of luck

    Hussein Fazal (Snap Travel) – Working hard and a bit of luck

    08/10/2019 Duração: 34min

    Hussein left the big company after school to build Facebook games. Pivoted from games to ad monetization and quickly grew from zero to millions a month in revenue and sold for $$. Now building Snap Travel to automate hotel booking using messaging. Inside the entrepreneurial journey and raising money from Steph Curry!

  • Immad Akhund (Mercury) – The biggest risk in not capturing the upside

    Immad Akhund (Mercury) – The biggest risk in not capturing the upside

    01/10/2019 Duração: 41min
  • Colin Walsh (Varo Money) – Building a delightful bank

    Colin Walsh (Varo Money) – Building a delightful bank

    24/09/2019 Duração: 24min
  • Bryce Galen (Zero) – Challenging the status quo

    Bryce Galen (Zero) – Challenging the status quo

    17/09/2019 Duração: 41min

    Bryce began his career in investment banking and then left Wall Street when his real estate private equity group was shut down in 2008. Deciding to become an entrepreneur, trying to start a bank from scratch and a debit card with credit card style rewards. Also, some advice for going from finance to tech. www.realvision.com/wso

  • Khaled Hussein (RedDoor) - Trust the network

    Khaled Hussein (RedDoor) - Trust the network

    10/09/2019 Duração: 37min

    Founding Tilt and the learnings from the incredible journey. Now building a real estate tech company to simplify the mortgage process. Working on difficult problems that will can change the world and being stubborn on where you want to be but flexible on how you get there. www.realvision.com/wso

  • Frank Rotman (QED Investors) - Getting to yes

    Frank Rotman (QED Investors) - Getting to yes

    03/09/2019 Duração: 37min

    Getting a job at Capital One before it was called fintech. The importance of exploration in a career, what to look for in your job and the future of consumer finance. realvision.com/wso. 

  • John Jonas (OnlineJobs.ph) – Free up your time

    John Jonas (OnlineJobs.ph) – Free up your time

    27/08/2019 Duração: 25min

    John is a pioneer in the outsourcing business – hiring workers from the Philippines to automate your life. The importance of keeping your burn low in the beginning of any new startup, making money online and cutting out the middleman.

  • Raj De Datta (Bloomreach) - What’s the cost of being wrong?

    Raj De Datta (Bloomreach) - What’s the cost of being wrong?

    20/08/2019 Duração: 32min

    The founder and CEO of Bloomreach (an AI powered software platform for ecommerce businesses) chats about starting his career at Lazard and turning down HBS to join a startup. How he started his entrepreneurial journey and 2 big pieces of advice for how to take the power in the job search process.

  • Joseph Woodbury (CEO/Co-founder of Neighbor) – The startup journey

    Joseph Woodbury (CEO/Co-founder of Neighbor) – The startup journey

    13/08/2019 Duração: 35min

    Joseph is the co-founder of Neighbor, the Airbnb of storage. Turning down a job at Bain, how to raise capital from business competitions and create FOMO with investors at the same time. Also, building a company guided by values and why it’s all about the people.

  • Adam Dell (Clarity Money acquired by Goldman Sachs) – Run towards what you’re good at

    Adam Dell (Clarity Money acquired by Goldman Sachs) – Run towards what you’re good at

    06/08/2019 Duração: 39min

    Adam discovered his interest in venture capital while in law school then hustled his way into the industry by offering to work for free. Not being afraid to do the work, going deep and the importance of focus. Starting Clarity Money and selling it to Goldman Sachs 18 months later for $$$.

  • Ben Gilbert (Pioneer Square Labs / Acquired Podcast) – Keep tinkering

    Ben Gilbert (Pioneer Square Labs / Acquired Podcast) – Keep tinkering

    30/07/2019 Duração: 29min

    “Startup guy” Ben discusses how to set intentions for your career. The virtues of starting off at a big company (Microsoft) and how to think entrepreneurially within a large organization. Also, why side projects are so important. www.onlinemba.unc.edu/wso

  • James Beshara - The other side of startup success

    James Beshara - The other side of startup success

    25/07/2019 Duração: 57min

    James started Tilt – a company that raised $70m, had a huge valuation and was ultimately sold to Airbnb. The tactical takeaways from a massive success and then an outrageous failure. What stops people from thinking big, how to optimally approach every day on your journey and so many more useful insights. www.ansarada.com

  • Michael Rangel (Bank Novo) - Putting things into perspective

    Michael Rangel (Bank Novo) - Putting things into perspective

    16/07/2019 Duração: 43min

    What happens after a car accident changes everything. Coming back, asking yourself why and then launching a business. Advice to not get an MBA, the glamorization of startups and how the future of banking is personalized. www.ansarada.com

  • Jon  Alex (AgentRisk) - The future of money management

    Jon & Alex (AgentRisk) - The future of money management

    09/07/2019 Duração: 25min

    Moving from Greece, the learnings from many failures and then a huge success (17x exit), what it’s like being a second time founder and building a fintech business based of the problems they experienced. www.ansarada.com

  • Alex Cohen (Even Financial) – Opening doors

    Alex Cohen (Even Financial) – Opening doors

    02/07/2019 Duração: 29min

    Alex built Birch Finance which was acquired by Even Financial, where he’s now director of strategy. How to maximize your credit card points and building a fintech recommendation engine. What will open more doors – going to work for a big name corporate or a startup? Job offer at the end! www.ansarada.com

  • Camille Holden - How to be time rich

    Camille Holden - How to be time rich

    25/06/2019 Duração: 23min

    Building an online business while living in Bali, highlights from 4-years travelling the world and getting 3x faster with PowerPoint. https://nutsandboltsspeedtraining.com/wso/ https://nutsbolts.samcart.com/products/powerpoint-3x-cpp/#?coupon=wso40

  • Ryan Darnell (Max Ventures) – Transitioning from PE to VC

    Ryan Darnell (Max Ventures) – Transitioning from PE to VC

    18/06/2019 Duração: 36min

    The differences between pe and venture and why venture is so much more about influence. How to think about the first 12-months of a new business and finding the intersection of what you’re good at and what you like to do. www.ansarada.com

  • Adam Shaw - The business of sports

    Adam Shaw - The business of sports

    11/06/2019 Duração: 54min

    Deciding between Goldman Sachs and BCG and then leaving to become a tennis pro at Club Med. Why you shouldn’t think of your career as a race, how the most successful people figure out what they’re good at and pursue it in their own way. Launching the NFL Network and the future of the media/sports business. www.ansarada.com

  • Marlon Nichols (MaC Venture Capital) - When to make the jump into entrepreneurship

    Marlon Nichols (MaC Venture Capital) - When to make the jump into entrepreneurship

    28/05/2019 Duração: 30min

    How to get a job in venture after business school and working at the world’s biggest venture fund (Intel Capital). www.ansarada.com

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