The Bacon Bits 'n' Bytes Podcast is where a bit of business and byte of technology come together. This podcast is like the bits n bytes party mix for your listening pleasure. Karen Swyszcz, the host, (founder of Makinthebacon) chats with various entrepreneurs on what it's like to run your own business, how to stay productive, the importance of learning certain technology-related skills and more.
Visit the website to learn more about the host and read the blog - makinthebacon.com
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Ep.033 - Journeying Into The World Of XR with Eugene Capon, Social Media Futurist
A social media futurist, Eugene's forward thinking attitude towards how we connect using technology has been at the forefront of his mission to connect the world. Eugene's first project was producing the film "Journey VR". This film became an official selection at SIFF. Since then he has been an avid YouTube creator making 360 animated shorts and making appearances to educate the masses on the evolution of the social media experience.
Ep. 032 - Connecting People Through Shared Passions
In this episode I chat with the Creator and CEO of Passionfruit- a social app that helps people meet others on the same wavelength by using words and closeness.
Passionfruit's mission is to empower people to build deeply fulfilling lifelong connections with each other. We do this by encouraging and teaching our users to practice empathy, patience, respect, and love while supporting them with tools on their journey to find friends.
Ep. 031 - Making Work, Work Better For Everyone
Jennifer Hargreaves is the Founder and CEO of tellent. tellent is a flexible work recruitment and social impact organization with a mission to create more equal opportunities for women to lead and earn. Through a job board and virtual networking platform, she supports women on their journeys to finding work that works for them (flexible work). .
Ep. 030 - Empowering Women To Rise In Entrepreneurship
ELLA is a community and an accelerator for women, by women. Their mission is to reduce the gap of gender inequality in entrepreneurship. They believe that every woman entrepreneur should have access to the community, information and resources needed to scale their business.
In this episode, I chat with Nicole Troster, the manager of the ELLA accelerator. We chat about ELLA's launch in March 2020 and how they quickly pivoted their offerings when the pandemic began.
Ep. 029 - What It Really Means To Be An Entrepreneur
"You never know what the market wants until you go and talk to them' - Ardalan Benam, AI scientist and serial entrepreneur. Ardalan is someone who really understands what it means to be an entrepreneur and provides some honest, no BS advice for those who are looking to get into this world. As he puts it, there are so many easier ways to make money and that you shouldn't get into entrepreneurship for the money.
Thoughtful and valuable insights
The flow of conversations, the lineup of guests and thoughtful questions makes the Bacon Bits N Bytes podcast one of my top listens. Can’t wait for the next episode!
Great Information and Great Interviews
In today’s current situation, technology is more important than ever and this is a wonderful podcast to help you keep learning. The dialogue is always natural and so educational.
Great guests and thoughtful interviews
Karen is a natural interviewer! Love the variety of guests, topics, and deep questions. I always learn something new. I especially love hearing about the struggles some of these guests have overcome on their journeys - super inspiring. Tip: Start with the Arlan Hamilton interview!