Hiten Shah 's ZURBsoapbox: Hiten Shah has been a good friend of ours for awhile now so it was good to have him drop by ZURB HQ for our latest soapbox. This was the first time that we had the opportunity to sit down and chew the fat on the various challenges he's faced
Tagged with “entrepreneur” (9)
In this episode we talk to 4 entrepreneurs about the risks they've taken - and what's happened to them because of it:
tells us about working only for himself and what sleeping on a couch in a basement storeroom feels like
talks to us about founding Github and turning down $300,000 from Microsoft
Nate and Niki Kohari
talks to us about starting up, and then selling, a tech company while being married
Most of the the tracks for this week are used under Creative Commons from Magnatunes. In addition we have some bootlegs and I've linked to the DJ's websites:
2 Many DJs
- Beatles Vs Kraftwerk
Nine Inch Nails
- Red Balloon
Nine Inch Nails Remixes
- We are Alone/On We March
- 2 percent er
- what's on the ceiling
Mark Vidler - Go Home Productions
- The Weather Episode
The following tracks were used under fair use (played for 30-60 seconds):
- Momma Sed
MC 900 Foot Jesus
- Buried At Sea
In addition - we used a few clips from the movie Rushmore. If you haven't seen it - go get it.
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Easy Subversion Management for Windows
Tim talks with Dan Benjamin about his freelance business, the future of internet broadcasting, and Dan’s thoughts on t-shirts and hats.
Tim talks with Haddie Cooke about selling podcast ads, hosting The Frequency, and how she got her start at 5by5.
Shlok Vaidya (shloky) on Twitter
Shloky.com: Thoughts on New Orleans Social Entrepreneurship
Wikipedia entry on Food desert
WSJ: Snapchat Spurned $3 Billion Acquisition Offer from Facebook
Networked tribes, system disruption and the emerging bazaar of violence. A blog about the future of conflict.
Say Antything clip on YouTube
"I can't work for that corporation."
Wikipedia entry on Survivalism
Wikipedia entry on Zombie Apocalypse
Shloky.com: Origins of the Lean Startup
The Lean Startup
The Movement That Is Transforming How New Products Are Built And Launched
The Sovereign Individual by James Dale Davidson, William Rees-Mogg
Mastering the Transition to the Information Age
Wikipedia entry on Hernando de Soto Polar
The Mystery of Capital by Hernando De Soto
Why Capitalism Triumphs in the West and Fails Everywhere Else
The Other Path by Hernando De Soto
the economic answer to terrorism
Hernando De Soto: Capitalism at Crossroads
Illicit by Moises Naim
How Smugglers, Traffickers, and Copycats are Hijacking the Global Economy
McMafia by Misha Glenny
A Journey Through the Global Criminal Underworld
Wikipedia entry on John Boyd, military strategist
Wikipedia entry on OODA loop
Wink: Urban Farm Ordinances in 11/21 Austin City Council Meeting
Austin Post: Council Rules on Urban Farms, Bans Animal Slaughter and Compost
Adam Stacoviak talks with Rick Perreault, Co-Founder & CEO of Unbounce
Matt Mickiewicz, Co-Founder of SitePoint, 99 Designs, and Flippa talks with Adam Stacoviak about becoming an entrepreneur at a young age, building marketplaces, finding talented people, and using community development and a forum as the spring board for 9
Garrett Dimon the Founder of Sifter and writer of Starting + Sustaining joins Adam Stacoviak to share his history with becoming a founder and the wisdom he's gained by bloodying his knuckles over the years with lessons learned.
Adam Stacoviak talks with Robert Sha, the founder of CAPSULE and the maker of Minimalist - a super slim wallet for minimalists popularized by its successful project on Kickstarter.