Smash Notes | Today in podcasts The best new podcast episodes, summarized. 60 What would you learn if you took notes on the best podcasts? Matt Miller - Head of Content at Podcast Notes Mon, 05 Jun 2023 02:30:29 +0000 $150k in revenue with not even a landing page - Jeremy Thiessen Jeremy has a golden rules for entrepreneurship: don't build anything, sell first. Startup wisdom and the story of Jeremy's successes in failures, all in this episode. Sun, 04 Jun 2023 02:30:25 +0000 Heredity & Me <p>You've probably heard someone say, "She takes after her father." But what does that really mean? How do we inherit certain traits and characteristics? Writer Carl Zimmer joins us to answer your calls about what heredity means, how it plays out, and whether you should consider taking a DNA test. His book, She Has Her Mother's Laugh, is now available in paperback.</p><p><br></p><p>This episode is sponsored by Turo, KiwiCo (<a href="" target="_blank"></a>), and MagellanTV (<a href="" target="_blank"></a>).</p> Sat, 03 Jun 2023 02:30:38 +0000 Being Sued By Caterpillar Inc. Caterpillar Inc., a company that generated $54.7 … Fri, 02 Jun 2023 02:30:37 +0000 Matt Shobe. Feedburner 2 Google and Beyond. Matt Shobe is a father of 3 boys, a serial entrepreneur, a private pilot and a rad dad, who came to the Rad Dad podcast to talk about startups and what it takes to have a happy family while you are busy building a rocket ship. Thu, 01 Jun 2023 02:30:39 +0000 Yoni: Founder of Podcast Notes - Taking notes on the best podcasts Really enjoyed sitting down with Yoni, the founder of podcast notes and getting his wisdom about the world of podcasting and how he started it. So interesting! Tue, 30 May 2023 02:30:33 +0000 Growing a B2B Marketplace to $40M/Year, with Terence Tam of Reflow Hub Terence Tam (@terencetamau) is the founder of Reflow Hub, a managed marketplace that facilitates mobile device returns, buyback & trade-ins and insurance claims from their vendor partners. In this episode of the Failory Podcast, learn how this driven entr Mon, 29 May 2023 02:30:22 +0000 A Calm Mind, a Fit Body, a House Full of Love When you're finally wealthy, you'll realize it wasn't what you were seeking in the first place. Sun, 28 May 2023 02:30:31 +0000 Jason Calacanis Despite what they tell you, the world is a Zero Sum game. That is what Jason Calacanis, a notable angel investor, would make you think. Do you believe him? Jason went from broke to a millionaire, so he knows a thing or two about surviving. Now he is raising his kids to outperform against their peers. How? Take a look at the Smash Notes below and you will find out! Sat, 27 May 2023 02:30:43 +0000 Unicorns, IPOs and the next tech giants <p>Seattle has a new unicorn, Outreach, the sales and marketing automation company that raised a $114 million funding round this week, pushing its valuation to $1.1 billion. The news sends John and Todd on a startup odyssey, exploring the hidden connections among the new wave of public companies and tech behemoths in Silicon Valley and Seattle, including Uber, Lyft, Convoy and others. Plus, Amazon and Microsoft are preparing to challenge Apple's AirPods,. And on the Random Channel, Melinda Gates has a message for the tech industry, and John is determined to be a "Never Throner."</p> Fri, 26 May 2023 02:30:23 +0000 #099 – Overcoming Fear and Paralysis to Build an Industry-Changing Business with Aline Lerner of <p>Although Aline Lerner (@alinelernerllc) graduated from MIT and worked as a software engineer for years, some of her most impactful learnings came from the time she spent working as a cook and moonlighting as a recruiter. Putting all of her experiences together, she realized that hiring in tech could be so much better, and so she started, a company that has since grown to millions in revenue. In this episode we talk about finding the activation energy to get started, juggling the 50+ responsibilities of being a founder, how to build a team of people you're lucky to have, and how to win big by starting small.<br><br>Transcript, speaker information, and more:<br></p> Thu, 25 May 2023 02:30:25 +0000 The Zoom IPO (with Santi Subotovsky) Zoom board member (and general partner at Emergence Capital) Santi Subotovsky joins Aquired to tell the true underdog story behind the hottest IPO of 2019. Together they trace founder Eric Yuan’s incredible journey from immigrant software developer, who didn’t speak any English upon arriving in Silicon Valley in 1997, to Glassdoor’s #1 rated CEO in America in 2018. In an age where border walls have replaced open doors in Washington, and burn rates and privacy scandals have sidelined Silicon Valley’s pretense of making the world a better place, there is no better reminder than Zoom of everything that can be great about our country and our industry. Wed, 24 May 2023 02:30:19 +0000