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MetaLearn helps you take your learning to the next level and master anything by exploring the fundamentals of accelerated learning and skill acquisition. Whether you’re looking to build a business, learn a language or pick up a sport, you’ll learn the principles and techniques needed to succeed, as well as gaining insights from the experts and thought leaders driving the global learning revolution.

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MetaLearn helps you take your learning to the next level and master anything by exploring the fundamentals of accelerated learning and skill acquisition. Whether you’re looking to build a business, learn a language or pick up a sport, you’ll learn the principles and techniques needed to succeed, as well as gaining insights from the experts and thought leaders driving the global learning revolution.

    ML127: Alex Dunsdon on Changing Career, Understanding Yourself and The Power of Ideas

    ML127: Alex Dunsdon on Changing Career, Understanding Yourself and The Power of Ideas

    Alex Dunsdon is an Investment Partner at Saatchi Invest and Chief of Staff at e-commerce platform RedBrain. In this episode we discuss:
    - Alex’s recent career shift and the realisations behind it
    - My experience last year and what I’ve learned about how I work
    - The power of imagination and why ideas rule the world
    This conversation will be useful if you’re looking to make a career change but even if you’re not, it's full of insights that will help you do better work and question the world aroun

    • 49 min
    ML126: Eric Partaker on Building High Performance Habits and Becoming Your Best Self

    ML126: Eric Partaker on Building High Performance Habits and Becoming Your Best Self

    Eric Partaker is the Co-Founder and CEO of Mexican restaurant chain Chilango and a High Performance Coach. In this episode we discuss:
    - The major problem with most approaches to personal development
    - The relationship between identity, emotion and habit formation
    - How to integrate the high performance mindset into all areas of your life
    So whatever aspect of life you’re looking to improve, this episode will give you all you need and much more.

    • 45 min
    ML125: Eric Partaker on Building Career Capital, the Art of Branding and Raising Millions through Crowdfunding

    ML125: Eric Partaker on Building Career Capital, the Art of Branding and Raising Millions through Crowdfunding

    Eric Partaker is the Co-Founder and CEO of Mexican restaurant chain Chilango and a High Performance Coach. In this episode we discuss:
    - The importance of building career capital and how Eric did this at McKinsey and Skype
    - The art of branding and how Eric applied this at Chilango
    - How Chilango became one of the most successfully crowdfunded businesses of all time
    So whether you’re looking to take your career to the next level or upgrade your business, this episode will give you all you need and mor

    • 49 min
    ML124: Josh Kaufman on Mastering Complex Projects and The Differences between Fiction and Non-Fiction for Promoting Behaviour Change

    ML124: Josh Kaufman on Mastering Complex Projects and The Differences between Fiction and Non-Fiction for Promoting Behaviour Change

    Josh Kaufman is an entrepreneur and the bestselling author of The Personal MBA, The First 20 Hours and How To Fight a Hydra. In this episode we discuss:
    -The benefits of fiction and non-fiction for promoting behaviour change
    -Dealing with practical concerns when pursuing your dreams
    The skills that Josh stuck with after writing the First 20 Hours
    -This was a wide-ranging and multi-disciplinary conversation with lots of great insights whether you want to start your own business or learn a new skill.

    • 45 min
    ML123: Niko Bonatsos on Maximising Serendipity, Finding Learning Machines and Silicon Valley Venture investing

    ML123: Niko Bonatsos on Maximising Serendipity, Finding Learning Machines and Silicon Valley Venture investing

    Niko Bonatsos is the Managing Director at General Catalyst Partners an early stage venture capital fund specialising in Series A and B tech startups. In this episode we discuss:
    -How Niko harnessed the power of serendipity as a student in multiple countries
    -Why Niko wants the founder he invests in to be learning animals and how he identifies this
    -The current state of the conversation in Silicon Valley
    This was a great episode packed full of useful insights about all things tech.

    • 45 min
    ML122: Steve O'Hear on How To Ask Great Questions and the State of Global Tech

    ML122: Steve O'Hear on How To Ask Great Questions and the State of Global Tech

    Steve O’Hear is a leading technology journalist for Techcrunch where he focuses on European startups, companies and products. In this episode we discuss:
    - How technology has changed the rules of the game in journalism
    - Steve’s tips and tricks for asking good questions in interviews
    - The current state of the global tech ecosystem and whether we’re in a bubble or not
    We also discuss Steve’s experiences as a founder and filmmaker, which makes this episode a wide-ranging and multidisciplinary one

    • 49 min

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