Six Pixels of Separation - Mitch Joel’s weekly conversation with business leaders, thinkers, innovators and cultural icons. The show is about insights and provocations on brands, consumers, technology, business and how connected we’ve all become.
SPOS #746 - Olga Khazan On Being Weird
Growing up as a Russian immigrant in West Texas, Olga Khazan always felt that there was something different about her. This feeling permeated her life, and as she embarked on a science writing career, she realized there were psychological connections between this feeling of being an outsider and both her struggles and successes later in life. This brings us to her new book, Weird. Olga is a staff writer for The Atlantic, covering health, gender, and science.
SPOS #745 - Danny Iny On Teaching Your Gift
Danny Iny is the founder of Mirasse. Danny helps people build better courses online. Not those shoddy ones… Danny and his team are all about true quality. This is Danny’s passion. He is on a mission to support his very special global community of loyal and inspired entrepreneurs. Danny has also written the books, The Audience Revolution, Teach and Grow Rich, Leveraged Learning, and the recently published, Teach Your Gift.
SPOS #744 - Keith Ferrazzi On Leading Without Authority
Keith Ferrazzi is an author, speaker, entrepreneur and thought leader. As Chairman of Ferrazzi Greenlight and its Research Institute, he works to identify behaviors that block global organizations from reaching their goals, and to transform them by coaching new behaviors. Along with his bestselling book, Never eat Alone, he also wrote Who's Got Your Back and the recently published, Leading Without Authority.
SPOS #743 - Gary Hamel On Creating Amazing Organizations
Gary Hamel is one of the most iconoclastic business thinkers. He has been on the faculty of the London Business School for more than 30 years. He is the most reprinted author in the Harvard Business Review’s history. Gary's latest book is, Humanocracy - Creating Organizations As Amazing As The People Inside Them (along with co-author, Michele Zanini).
SPOS #742 - Victoria Montgomery Brown On Big Think
Big Think makes amazing videos from real leaders in business, life, entertainment and beyond. Victoria Montgomery Brown has built and run Big Think for the last 12 years (along with her co-founder, Peter Hopkins). Now, Victoria is not only telling the story, but taking her life lessons to help other female entrepreneurs get started. Her just published book is, Digital Goddess - The Unfiltered Lessons of a Female Entrepreneur. Enjoy the conversation...
SPOS #741 - Alex Kantrowitz On Big Tech And Day One
Alex Kantrowitz's debut, Always Day One - How The Tech Titans Plan To Stay On Top Forever, was one of the few books that got my reading gears going again. Alex is the founder of Big Technology, a newsletter and podcast about Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and the other tech players. Alex is a journalist by profession, and has worked at places line CNBC and BuzzFeed. Alex had unprecedented access to some of the biggest names in techs in the writing of this book.