The best-selling author talks with Brian Koppelman about the issues in our justice system that he continues to wrestle with 25 years later. Just a great interview, top to bottom. Much to learn about the creative process and passion. Thanks to The Slate and Brian's podcast series, The Moment. Listen here.
This is a wonderful interview with Treehouse CEO Ryan Carson (@ryancarson) . Ryan talks about how his 60-person company thrives without managers AND a 4-day work week. Thanks, GrowthEverywhere, for another great commute podcast ;) Source: How Treehouse, an $8M Revenue Company, Operates on a 4-Day Work Week
Building A $100 Million Dollar Revenue Machine Echosign CEO Jason Lemkin On Building A $100 Million Dollar Revenue Machine GrowthEverywhere interview with EchoSign Co-founder and CEO Jason Lemkin, who built EchoSign’s annual revenues to over $100 million and sold it to Adobe.
Another brilliant interview by Alec Baldwin (@heresthething - @AlecBaldwin). This time with Howard Schultz of @Starbucks. A great listen for anyone who a) loves business; b) loves corporate social responsibility; c) loves coffee; or d) loves a good story (hint: he's got a good woman). Schultz is a Brooklyn boy whose father worked menial jobs to support the family, Schultz thought his way out would be through sport. That is, however, until he broke his jaw on the football field at 18 (an injury from which Schultz is still recovering). For the next three years, he made cold calls, a job he hated but which ultimately taught
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