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Isaac Morehouse - Bryan Caplan - Professor & Author of The Case Against Education
Bryan Caplan is currently a Professor of Economics at George Mason University, a New York Times Bestselling author of books such as The Case Against Education. He and Isaac discuss how he got into economics, his work habits, belief in personal bubbles, and explore three of his research areas.
Isaac Morehouse - Penelope Trunk - CEO of Quistic
Penelope Trunk is currently a the world's most influential career counselor according to Inc. Magazine, and the CEO of Quistic. Penelope has founded four companies and joins Isaac to talk about her past and current projects. They talk about writing, unschooling, startup mentality, trends in career development, and how to be honest with yourself when it comes to your future. Her latest startup, Quistic, provides online courses that help people manage their careers.
Isaac Morehouse - Chad Grills - CEO of Mission.org
Chad Grills is currently the CEO of Mission.org, a network of business & tech podcasts designed to accelerate learning. This interview with Isaac from 2015, found Chad working as the curator of the Medium publication, Life Learning. He talks with Isaac about his three core passions: Accelerated learning, Antifragility, and definite optimism.
HIR(ED) - Agile Education: Are Bootcamps Iterating Fast Enough?
On today’s HIR(ED) show, a panel discussion called “Agile Education: Are Bootcamps Iterating Fast Enough?”, featuring Will Sentance, CEO & Founder of Codesmith; RC Johnson, Director of Software Engineering for Indeed.com; Amir Savar, Founder of Skilled Inc.; and Joe Burgess, Entrepreneur in Residence at Flatiron School.
CLOSE IT - Jeremy Walsh - VP Enterprise Learning Solutions at Wiley
Jeremy Walsh is the Vice President of Enterprise Learning Solutions for Wiley Education Services. Jeremy asks whether the future of work is a "war for talent", or something else entirely?
Isaac Morehouse - Michael Gibson - Partner at 1517 Fund
Michael Gibson is a General Partner at 1517 Fund. Michael was pursuing a PhD in philosophy when it struck him that the really big ideas weren't being advanced within the walls of academia. He left, got into the tech world, and found himself running investor Peter Thiel's fellowship program for young college opt-outs. He's recently co-founded his own venture capital fund to support young people who want to work on big ideas outside of the classroom. Isaac and Michael discuss his love of literature and philosophy, how he wound up in Silicon Valley, and what it looks like to operate outside the status quo.