A few episodes ago we had the pleasure of hearing from Wayne Chang, who’s one of the most prolific and successful young entrepreneurs out of Silicon Valley, and as I got to know Wayne, I discovered that he was part of an organization called Ivy. I’ve found that there are only two things that can […]
Out of the 7.3 billion people that currently inhabit the earth, only 2,000 of them are billionaires, and today we have a chance to spend and hour learning from one of them. Jeff Hoffman is the Founder of Priceline.com which is now valued at more than $60 Billion, and here’s with us here on SelfMadeMan […]
In this episode of Noah Kagan Presents, we go behind-the-scenes with copywriting extraordinaire, and one of my best friends, Neville Medhora. This is part one of our conversation. A few years ago, Neville helped kickstart AppSumo’s growth with some incredible sales emails and sales posts. Today, Neville runs Kopywriting Kourse (an idea he built from […]
Great interview / conversation between Andrew Warner of Mixergy and Noah Kagen of OkDork.com and Appsumo.com on a variety of topics including Essentialism / Minimalism, getting bored as a CEO, focussing on what you like and getting rid of the things / apps / people / clothes that you don’t like.
Jules interviews Jared Kleinert for the Unconventional Life 2017 Summit. On this interview you will learn: – How to Build a 6-Figure Email List from Nothing – A Behind-the-Scenes Look at What Makes a Successful Book Launch – How to Enroll A-Listers in Your Mission for Maximum Visibility & Impact
Chris Chen of Yodlee discusses
Brad Katsuyama speaks about the stock market and solving latency arbitrage. Ultimately Brad Katsuyama created a new stock market IEX.
Reid Hoffman on best strategies, valuable lessons, the PayPal mafia & creating early social networks
Originally Published on Nov 14, 2014 via This week in startups Today on TWIST: Reid Hoffman! In this riveting 90 minutes, Jason sits down at LinkedIn with its legendary founder, entrepreneur, product strategist, investor, and author. Get ready to take notes — and watch & listen at least twice — as Reid shares a treasure […]
Here are the startup founders/companies used in the video: 1) Brian Chesky – Airbnb 0:07 2) Ben Silbermann – Pinterest 0:32 3) Kevin Systrom – Instagram 1:14 4) Danae Ringelmann – Indiegogo 2:06 5) Alexis Ohanian / Steve Huffman – Reddit 2:54 6) Andrew Mason – Groupon 3:23 7) Jack Dorsey – Twitter 4:01 8) Leah Busque – TaskRabbit 4:31 9) Emmett Shear […]
This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. The power of online communities and how anonymous groups of people can be a source of good in this world. Alan Schaaf is the founder and CEO of the website Imgur.com, which allows you to upload and share images with […]
+Joel Gascoigne & +Leo Widrich on Buffer’s Founder Chat Friday discuss sharing your startup idea and why you shouldn’t be worried someone will steal your idea.
Originally Published on Oct 3, 2014 Venture capitalist Peter Thiel, JD ’92, founded PayPal and was the first major investor in Facebook, shared business tips from his new book, Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future, with students and alumni at Stanford on Sept. 29, 2014. He also recalled his […]
Originally published on Oct 14, 2014 Lecture Transcript: http://tech.genius.com/Kevin-hale-lecture-7-how-to-build-products-users-love-part-i-annotated Kevin Hale, Founder of Wufoo and Partner at Y Combinator, explains how to build products that create a passionate user base invested in your startup’s success. See the slides and readings at startupclass.samaltman.com/courses/lec07/
For more information, find original here: http://startupclass.samaltman.com/courses/lec15/ When Sam originally sent an email for me to do this course, he said “Ben can you teach a fifty minute course on management?” And I immediately thought to myself, “Wow, I just wrote a three hundred page book on management. So that book was entirely too long.” […]
Bobby Dekeyser talks about his life and career and his book “Not for Sale” Additional article on at NYPost.com: http://nypost.com/2014/05/06/dedon-founder-bobby-dekeysers-life-is-all-in-the-details/
Oscar from Amsterdam learns me about the tech startup scene (as well as bike culture) in Europe. Turns out it’s not The Silicon Valley and doesn’t want to be. He founded a accelerator and incubator program called Rockstart. He also knows my friends from the THNK School of Creative Leadership in Amsterdam that is opening […]
Jeff Bajayo of betalist.com interviews Michael Sacca and Alex Rolek, the founders of Tiny Factory and the creators of Lingual, a language learning app for children.
“I’m a Jamaican in New York”… C100 co-chair Scott Bonham explains the mission of the organization and why it’s so important for Canadian entrepreneurs to spend time here in the Silicon Valley — with Scott Bonham at Rosewood Sand Hill. GGV Capital is a $2.2 billion multi-stage venture capital firm based in Silicon Valley (Menlo […]
Jack Newton of Clio chats with me before the morning sessions here at the C100 CEO Summit — with Jack Newton at Rosewood Sand Hill.
Here I chat with Kris Krüg about sharing, access over ownership, Modo The Car Co-op and Share Vancouver at Fuel Vancouver, after the inspiring talk by Robin Chase, Zipcar and Buzzcar co-founder.