51 min

Steve O'Hear: From Tech Journalism to CEO | Episode 32 Nothing Ventured

    • Entrepreneurship

On this episode of Nothing Ventured, Aarish Shah discusses the
misunderstood quick commerce space with Steve O'Hear, founder of O'Hear
& Co. They delve into attracting paying customers for convenience,
the role of journalists in the hype cycle, signals for early-stage
investors, and the impact of excessive press coverage on a company's
image. Tune in to gain insights into the world of venture capital and
startup storytelling.

⏱️Timestamps:
00:31 Quick commerce space misunderstood.06:26 Convenience in online retail.09:36 Premium product differentiation strategies.13:08 The importance of storytelling.19:26 Relationship dynamics in journalism.21:18 Machine learning in autonomous driving.25:15 The importance of effective messaging.32:24 PR strategy breakdown into three.34:51 Storytelling in media relations.39:48 The importance of storytelling.43:33 Work from home debate.45:41 Social mobility and remote work.49:41 Intent and human connection.

On this episode of Nothing Ventured, Aarish Shah discusses the
misunderstood quick commerce space with Steve O'Hear, founder of O'Hear
& Co. They delve into attracting paying customers for convenience,
the role of journalists in the hype cycle, signals for early-stage
investors, and the impact of excessive press coverage on a company's
image. Tune in to gain insights into the world of venture capital and
startup storytelling.

⏱️Timestamps:
00:31 Quick commerce space misunderstood.06:26 Convenience in online retail.09:36 Premium product differentiation strategies.13:08 The importance of storytelling.19:26 Relationship dynamics in journalism.21:18 Machine learning in autonomous driving.25:15 The importance of effective messaging.32:24 PR strategy breakdown into three.34:51 Storytelling in media relations.39:48 The importance of storytelling.43:33 Work from home debate.45:41 Social mobility and remote work.49:41 Intent and human connection.

51 min