The Tim Ferriss Show: The Oracle of Silicon Valley, Reid Hoffman and Michael McCullough

Listen to the Podcast with @reidhoffman and Michael McCullough the founder of QuestBridge.org   7.5/10 Microphones What Reid took from his alternative schooling in Vermont (Putney School): Grounding in the breadth of human condition, perhaps more so than most people in silicon valley who are valley narrowly focused Tips for Non-Technical Founders: Depends on how … Continue reading The Tim Ferriss Show: The Oracle of Silicon Valley, Reid Hoffman and Michael McCullough

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The Tim Ferris Show: How to Build a Network in Record Time (Tim at SXSW)

Listen to the Podcast HERE Rating: 9/10 microphones Mitigating the Drunken Damage While at Major Conferences: Drunk “Time Travelling” where you are at a bar and suddenly awaken at 3am at Dennys is caused by a lack of Vasopressin (alcohol inhibits its release) Also dehydrates you Eat guacamole/avocados before going out, full of potassium and … Continue reading The Tim Ferris Show: How to Build a Network in Record Time (Tim at SXSW)

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The Joe Rogan Experience: Gad Saad

Listen to the Podcast Rating: 7/10 Microphones Find Gad Saad: @gadsaad Social Justice Warriors: Coddling of the American Mind I’m a Liberal Professor and My Liberal Students Terrify Me 44:1 ration of Dem/Reps In sociology, women studies (at times now spelled “womyn” so not to offend by include “men”) This limits perspective you are exposed to … Continue reading The Joe Rogan Experience: Gad Saad

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A16z Podcast: Getting That First Board Seat

Listen to the original, Podcast Score: 6/10 Microphones Stacy Brown-Philpot: Previously leading operations at Google, COO at Task Rabbit and newest HP Board Member What Boards are Looking for: Seated executives Often retiring execs, but trend it towards current execs who have real time info to bring Diversity of gender/race and age who is in touch … Continue reading A16z Podcast: Getting That First Board Seat

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Freakonomics: How to Create Suspense

Listen to the Podcast, Podcast Score: 7/10 Microphones Writer Perspective: Harlan Coben (author of The Stranger and many others) Tips on suspense/surprise: Know the ending, this allows you to take detours and still ensure you get back to the road to the end correctly Play with normal perception: Show you something you have seen before to create … Continue reading Freakonomics: How to Create Suspense

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The James Altucher Show Episode 313: Get an MIT Education for 1% of the Price with Scott Young

Altucher Podcast Sponsors: Jamesaltucher.com/bestseller Scott Young: ScottHYoung.com MIT Challenge: Spend $2k to complete a 4 year computer science degree in 1 year (savings $298k) Testing what matters, the paper from MIT or the skills? It seems that employers were interested in people who take the initiative/self starters (the general public did not think this would … Continue reading The James Altucher Show Episode 313: Get an MIT Education for 1% of the Price with Scott Young

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The Joe Rogan Experience: Rhonda Patrick (Part 2/2)

Full Episode, Podcast Score: 9/10 Microphones Sponsors: Squarespace (code: Joe), Legalzoom, Meundies, Onnit (code: Rogan) Find Rhonda Patrick at: Foundmyfitness.com, @foundmyfitness Part II Cold Therapy Discussion Continued: Biomarkers (markers in your blood that can be tested) to establish level of exercise during a study: Pro-inflammatory cytokines (e.g. IL beta and TNF-alpha) to be tested right after exercise Then use cold … Continue reading The Joe Rogan Experience: Rhonda Patrick (Part 2/2)

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The Joe Rogan Experience: Rhonda Patrick (Part 1/2)

Full Episode, Podcast Score: 9/10 Microphones Sponsors: Squarespace (code: Joe), Legalzoom, Meundies, Onnit (code: Rogan) Find Rhonda Patrick at: Foundmyfitness.com, @foundmyfitness Part I Kombucha: Probiotic fermented drink (contains small levels of alcohol) Buy some / Make your own Water: You can die from drinking too much water (Radio contest, Frat hazing) Sauna Benefits: Rhonda goes in depth on her blog on Sauna … Continue reading The Joe Rogan Experience: Rhonda Patrick (Part 1/2)

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