This Week in Startups
With an archive that goes all the way back to 2009, This Week in Startups provides a great insight to the changing culture of Silicon Valley over the past seven years. Hosted by angel investor and founder of Weblogs, Inc, Jason Calicanas, this podcast asks big personalities of the US east coast startup scene to reflect on the challenges and victories of early stage companies.
Each podcast recording is also a video, and guests include researchers, chief executives, investors, business journalists. The episodes include stories from the guests’ own personal experiences as well as broader industry analysis.
SmartCompany’s pick: SumoMe and AppSumo founder Noah Kagan discusses getting fired from Facebook and losing $US185 million in shares.
Be honest about your situation: How vulnerability helps businesses thrive Sue Parker DARE Group founder
Own it: The 10 things you need to do to manage your personal brand Lisa Stephenson Who Am I Projects founder
Six invaluable lessons: What 20 years in aged care taught me about being an entrepreneur Natasha Chadwick NewDirection Care founder
An entrepreneurial superpower: Eight tips to help develop resilience Adala Bolto ZADI Training co-founder
Going through a lull? Five areas you should invest in when sales drop Tamara Alaveras and Sonia Majkic 3 Phase Marketing co-founders
Stop telling us how busy you are, it's boring and charmless Ian Whitworth Scene Change co-founder
Blandification™ and the state of modern branding Jeffrey Oley The Offices co-founder
Why you should find the right role for the right person — not the other way around Bruce Stronge Outfit founder