Podcast Of The Week: Strategic Stratechery

Every now and then Ben Thompson lets an article/podcast out from behind his paywall, and if you’re interested in strategy, you’ll want to take note.* There’s a lot of technical and jargony stuff going on here, but listen (or read) "Cloudflare's Disruption" and focus on this core concept: A small company (Cloudflare) is figuring out … Continue reading Podcast Of The Week: Strategic Stratechery

Podcast Of The Week: Software Is (Still Working On) Eating The World

Marc Andreessen on the invest like the best podcast

Maybe you won’t agree with everything Marc Andreessen says, but you have to admire the way the man constructs an argument and organizes his thoughts. If you have to think or speak in public, an interview like this is a masterclass. The big thread running through the entire episode is how software ate half of … Continue reading Podcast Of The Week: Software Is (Still Working On) Eating The World

Podcast Of The Week: Jim Bianco Just Altered My Entire View On NFTs

Ok, I know, I still haven’t written that NFT post I’ve promised to write, but I’m still learning. And god is there so much to learn here. Jim Bianco is one of my favorite macro thinkers and JC Parets is one of my favorite “the trends don’t lie” financial guys who helps keep my thinking … Continue reading Podcast Of The Week: Jim Bianco Just Altered My Entire View On NFTs

Going From Social Media To Social Media Driven Business

The modern creator's dilemma: social media is a great way to find and connect with customers, patrons, and fans. But (and it’s a BIG but), all the platforms kind of suck for monetizing your work. Everything is supposed to be… free. That’s not exactly synonymous with profitable. Plus, when we say ALL the platforms, we’re … Continue reading Going From Social Media To Social Media Driven Business

Podcast Of The Week: A Customer Acquisition Cost Masterclass With Jessi Pujji

Jessi Pujji knows a thing or two about customer acquisition. He’s a Jedi at social media marketing and has worked with some of the largest modern direct-to-consumer brands to help create and execute on their campaigns. Pujji showed up on the Founder’s Field Guide Podcast (ep. 27) with Patrick O’Shaughnessy this week and gave an … Continue reading Podcast Of The Week: A Customer Acquisition Cost Masterclass With Jessi Pujji

Podcast Of The Week: Making (Applicable) Sense of NFTs

Sometime soon I hope to be sharing some thoughts on Non-Fungible Tokens, aka NFTs, and how they might actually be applicable to creators, artists, and makers (and not just those Lebron James highlight reels that are simultaneously on YouTube and worth a bajillion dollars in NFT form). If there’s a better way for creators to … Continue reading Podcast Of The Week: Making (Applicable) Sense of NFTs

The Power Of Bold Marketing Statements With Rick Bennett

Rick Bennett is the king of guerrilla warfare marketing. He’s bold and aggressive in his style. Maybe that’s not the vibe most of us want to channel all of the time, but his stuff works and we can learn from it. He made his mark by helping take Oracle from $15 million to $1 billion … Continue reading The Power Of Bold Marketing Statements With Rick Bennett

Podcast Of The Week: Jim Collins With Tim Ferriss (Round 2)

Mr. Good to Great himself, the only and only Jim Collins sat to talk with Tim Ferriss for a second interview. Nothing is rehashed, this is as fascinating as the first. People, business, culture, learning, mentorship - it’s all here. You even get to witness Collins, who doesn’t do a lot of these interviews, start … Continue reading Podcast Of The Week: Jim Collins With Tim Ferriss (Round 2)