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Produced right in the heart of Spartan country, Hatchcast is where Michigan State University innovators & entrepreneurs tell their stories. Through candid conversations, artists & researchers, thought-leaders & creators of all stripes reveal their journeys—stories of failure, success, & passion for a limitless future.

Hatchcast: This Is Your Spartan Venture‪.‬ Hatchcast

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 16 Ratings

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Produced right in the heart of Spartan country, Hatchcast is where Michigan State University innovators & entrepreneurs tell their stories. Through candid conversations, artists & researchers, thought-leaders & creators of all stripes reveal their journeys—stories of failure, success, & passion for a limitless future.

Listen on Apple Podcasts
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    Returning to 'Normalcy'

    Returning to 'Normalcy'

    We’re back in the saddle and better than ever! Join us in our season six launch as we meet our newest co-hosts, Charlotte, Danielle, Gabe B., Diego, and Karina, as they share what brought them to Burgess and their perspectives on entrepreneurship. Also, catch a sneak peek of what the team has in the works for the rest of the season.

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    Like what you hear? Let us know and subscribe and share, we really appreciate it! Have ideas or comments for us? Email us at hatchcast@msu.edu. For behind-the-scenes content, check us out on Facebook and Instagram.   
    Hatchcast is made possible by the Burgess Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation at Michigan State University in collaboration with the MSU Entrepreneurship Association & MSU Women in Entrepreneurship. 
    Original Music by Kakia Gkoudina and Karina Stankowski 
    Engineered & Edited by Gabe Hales  
    Co-created by Aaryn Richard, Tyler Mehigh, & Kurt Creger  
    Co-hosted by Gabe Hales, Gabe Berke, Diego Fernandez, Danielle Tice, Karina Stankowski, Charlotte Bachelor & Aaryn Richard 

    • 29 min
    ". . . inescapable, like the gravity of a blackhole . . ."

    ". . . inescapable, like the gravity of a blackhole . . ."

    Recording together for the last time as a team (with the team), Gabe and Aaryn raise their glasses and toast Brandon's and Justice's futures. Looking back across Season Five, Hatchcast's team shares their favorite moments and reminisces about the last 18 months.

    (Don't miss hearing from your newest co-hosts, Charlotte Bachelor, Gabe Berke, Diego Fernandez, Karina Stankowski, Danielle Tice, & Abby White.)
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    Love what you hear? Let us know! Better yet, subscribe, listen, & share this podcast. Liking & rating Hatchcast really helps. Like, seriously, the subscribe button—the stars . . . they're calling out to you . . . it helps get the word out. Thank you!

    Share your thoughts with the Hatchcast team. Ideas about future episode topics? Guests? We read & respond to every message: hatchcast@msu.edu. Follow us on Instagram & Facebook to get a look behind the scenes.

    Hatchcast is brought to you by the Burgess Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation at Michigan State University, in collaboration with the MSU Entrepreneurship Association & MSU Women in Entrepreneurship.

    Original Music by Kakia Gkoudina
    Engineered & Edited by Justice Keech
    Co-created by Aaryn Richard, Tyler Mehigh, & Kurt Creger
    Co-hosted by Justice Keech, Brandon Weaver, Aaryn Richard, & Gabe Hales

    Bailey Greenhouse & Urban Farm
    Bailey Greenhouse & Urban Farm is a solar greenhouse in the Brody neighborhood at MSU.

    • 46 min
    All-American Contrarianism

    All-American Contrarianism

    Innovation, originally introduced, includes an equilibrium between social good and capital gain. Now, it has seemingly turned into information and human exploitation forming capital gain for the benefit of a few. How can this be addressed moving forward to create a truly sustainable entrepreneurial future for all parties involved?

    Today, we discuss just that.
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    Love what you hear? Let us know! Better yet, subscribe, listen, & share this podcast. Liking & rating Hatchcast really helps. Like, seriously, the subscribe button—the stars . . . they're calling out to you . . . it helps get the word out. Thank you!

    Share your thoughts with the Hatchcast team. Ideas about future episode topics? Guests? We read & respond to every message: hatchcast@msu.edu. Follow us on Instagram & Facebook to get a look behind the scenes.

    Hatchcast is brought to you by the Burgess Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation at Michigan State University, in collaboration with the MSU Entrepreneurship Association & MSU Women in Entrepreneurship.

    Original Music by Kakia Gkoudina
    Engineered & Edited by Gabe Hales
    Co-created by Aaryn Richard, Tyler Mehigh, & Kurt Creger
    Co-hosted by Brandon Weaver & Gabe Hales

    • 43 min

    Back in the Saddle with Travis Stoliker

    Back in the Saddle with Travis Stoliker

    Today, Aaryn & Brandon sit down with Travis Stoliker. Travis is a life-long entrepreneur and a genuinely amazing human.

    Starting his entrepreneurial journey at a young age running a paper route, he’s been building on the foundation of his entrepreneurial mindset since he was 12.

    Travis’s professional life started at TechSmith Corporation, where he was a software product marketing manager, eventually making the jump to Liquid Web. Liquid Web was a startup in Lansing that was acquired in 2015. Travis spent almost 10 years there diligently working to grow their sales and marketing channels.

    Today, Travis is an integral member of the Greater Lansing community. In 2015, Travis and his business partner, Matt Gillet, co-founded Saddleback BBQ, an authentic southern BBQ restaurant with two locations, in REO Town and Okemos.

    Interested in the books talked about today? Learn more below:

    Don't Bullsh*t Yourself: Crush The Excuses That Are Holding You Back, by Jon Taffer
    Delivering Happiness, by Tony Hsieh
    Complexity: The Emerging Science at the Edge of Order and Chaos, by M. Mitchel Waldrop, Mikael Naramore, et al.
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    Love what you hear? Let us know! Better yet, subscribe, listen, & share this podcast. Liking & rating Hatchcast really helps. Like, seriously, the subscribe button—the stars . . . they're calling out to you . . . it helps get the word out. Thank you!

    Share your thoughts with the Hatchcast team. Ideas about future episode topics? Guests? We read & respond to every message: hatchcast@msu.edu. Follow us on Instagram & Facebook to get a look behind the scenes.

    Hatchcast is brought to you by the Burgess Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation at Michigan State University, in collaboration with the MSU Entrepreneurship Association & MSU Women in Entrepreneurship.

    Original Music by Kakia Gkoudina
    Engineered & Edited by Justice Keech
    Co-created by Aaryn Richard, Tyler Mehigh, & Kurt Creger
    Co-hosted by Brandon Weaver & Aaryn Richard

    • 1 hr 14 min
    BNVC 2021 People's Choice Awardees & Social Changemakers!

    BNVC 2021 People's Choice Awardees & Social Changemakers!

    Aaryn & Brandon sit down with the 2021 Burgess New Venture Challenge People’s Choice Winners, Joshua May, founder of Intertwined Entertainment, and Raghunath Reddy, co-founder of The Frame Kart. Later, they get a chance to interview two student ventures focusing on social innovation & change-making: Kayla Green, founder and CEO of GrandStand Music Festival, and Tiauna West, founder and CEO of VEIL. These Spartan venturers go back to their roots, explaining the journey that fueled them to where they are today — and discuss where they're headed.

    Check out the whole Burgess New Venture Challenge program at: eship.msu.edu/burgessnvc
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    Love what you hear? Let us know! Better yet, subscribe, listen, & share this podcast. With your friends, or with random people. Either way, liking & rating Hatchcast really helps. Like, seriously, the subscribe button—the stars . . . they're calling out to you . . . it helps get the word out. Thank you!
    Share your thoughts with the Hatchcast team. Ideas about future episode topics? Guests? We read and respond to every message: hatchcast@msu.edu. You can also follow us on Instagram & Facebook to get a look behind the scenes.
    Hatchcast is brought to you by the Burgess Institute for Entrepreneurship & InnovationatMichigan State University, in collaboration with the MSU Entrepreneurship Association, MSU Women in Entrepreneurship, and the MSU Innovation Center.
    Original Music by Kakia Gkoudina
    Engineered & Edited by Gabe Hales & Justice Keech
    Co-created by Aaryn Richard, Tyler Mehigh, & Kurt Creger
    Co-hosted by Brandon Weaver & Aaryn Richard

    About the Burgess Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation at Michigan State University
    The Burgess Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation empowers students to learn through action by providing campus-wide programs, courses, and resources to test ideas, foster an entrepreneurial mindset, develop empathy, and create new ventures.
    GrandStand Music Festival GrandStand is a nonprofit organization raising awareness about human trafficking through music.VEIL VEIL combats educational disparities by empowering and educating underserved communities.

    • 56 min

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