Smash Notes | Today in podcasts The best new podcast episodes, summarized. 60 How To Be A Dad, Part 5 (Season 9, Ep 10) Tom Price and Stuart Goldsmith join Olly Mann once again to discuss the dilemmas faced by the modern Dad. How can you control a toddler who has no concept of time? Why aren’t Dads as good as Mums at making friends? When does your role as educator imp... Fri, 27 Nov 2020 02:30:46 +0000 Mark Cuban on His Relationship To Wealth and Risk and Why Silicon Valley Investors Are Like Old Hollywood Mark Cuban is a serial entrepreneur, investor, and owner of the Dallas Mavericks. His career began with his founding of MicroSolutions, a company he went on to sell to CompuServe in 1990. Then in 1995 Mark co-founded - streaming audio over the internet. In just four short years, (then Audionet) was sold to Yahoo for $5.6 billion dollars. Following the acquisition in 2000, Mark acquired the Dallas Mavericks where since his taking over they have competed in the NBA Finals for the first time in franchise history in 2006 - and becoming NBA World Champions in 2011. They are currently listed as one of Forbes' most valuable franchises in sports. If that was not enough, Mark is also one of ABC's "Sharks" on the hit show Shark Tank. Thu, 26 Nov 2020 02:37:01 +0000 Sahil Lavingia - Reflecting on My Failure to Build a Billion-Dollar Company - Gumroad and beyond. Sahil Lavingia is the founder and CEO of Gumroad, a web platform where creators can sell products directly to consumers. He started the company while working at Pinterest in San Francisco, raised venture capital and ascended to the elites, but eventually, changed his trajectory, fired everyone and relocated to a small town in Utah. Why this was the right path for Sahil, and why venture capital is not a fit for everyone, it's all in this episode. Wed, 25 Nov 2020 02:31:18 +0000 Wendy Lea talks about the risks of saying no Entrepreneur, investor, and Techstars board member Wendy Lea remembers the beginnings of Techstars, her first encounters with #GiveFirst—and how mentors have changed her life. Tue, 24 Nov 2020 02:30:56 +0000 528: Pro Tip: Share Your Work In today’s episode of The Startup Chat, Steli and Hiten talk about why you should share your work. While a lot of startups conduct their business in secret, some are now beginning to share what they are working on with the public, Mon, 23 Nov 2020 22:59:42 +0000 #381: Charles Koch — CEO of Koch Industries Charles Koch is a complex person that goes far beyond his political involvement. Even though he grew up among wealthy, Charles learned the value of hard work early in life while working on his dad's farm. There he learned to disregard instant gratification and to focus on the long-term. He also realized that unless he figured out how to be good at something unique, he'd be forever stuck digging dirt with his hands. If you want to hear some honestly brutal life and business advice from one of the world's riches men, this is a good podcast to start with. Mon, 23 Nov 2020 02:30:53 +0000 12 - FARTS AND HICCUPS In this episode we break down two understudied, but frequently experienced, phenomena: Farts and Hiccups. Sun, 22 Nov 2020 02:30:32 +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. Sat, 21 Nov 2020 02:31:24 +0000 #18 — Burt Blackarach — Music Man Fri, 20 Nov 2020 02:30:48 +0000 Hannah Knapp of Within Meditation - How does Meditation help us to evolve as an individual and as a species? How does meditation help us to evolve as individuals and as a species? Thu, 19 Nov 2020 02:30:54 +0000 What we do (and don't) know about the coronavirus | David Heymann Tue, 17 Nov 2020 02:30:49 +0000 What's on Your Mind in That Brain of Yours? Mon, 16 Nov 2020 02:30:24 +0000