Hear directly from business leaders. Secrets to success, struggles along the way, optimal career paths and life in general.
E141: Chris Hutchins (Wealthfront) - Automating your financial life
Chris is the Head of Autonomous Financial Planning at Wealthfront. He sold his startup to them after selling a company to Google. We talk about accepting a job in banking and consulting at the same time, doing whatever it takes to get the job, and why everything is about forging real relationships.
E140: Doug Foley The Breakout Blueprint
Doug describes the exact steps you need to take to build your ideal business. Literally – he makes it so straightforward and simple!
E139: Rob Petrozzo (Rally) - Investing in your passions
Building the first liquid stock market for buying/selling collectibles. Rob describes how he turned his passion for art into a job and then how he built a platform that lets people invest in the things they care about. Also, a very elegant description of what fintech is.
E138: Jessica Jackley - Dream big but start small
Jessica answered her calling to be of service to people less fortunate than her. That calling led her to taking an unpaid internship in East Africa and then co-founding the microfinance company Kiva. A truly amazing journey centered around how big can you dream?
E137: Justin Nguyen (Declassified college podcast) – Differentiating yourself
LinkedIn guru Justin tells us how to stand out in college and why he turned down a consulting job to pursue his side hustle.
E136: Scott Painter (Fair) – Disrupting the car business
Scott – Founder of TrueCar, CarsDirect.com and Fair has spent his entire career focused on the single problem of buying and owning a car. Joining the army, dropping out of college after selling his first business and focusing on what’s within your control. Also, the future of cars.
Great Resource to get insights into IB/PE interviewing!