Want to launch a career to be proud of? Andy Trattner and James Bollinger talk with exceptional young professionals about their unique life stories and inspiring projects, exploring how to thoughtfully navigate the transition from school to work.
Mission Driven with Jeffrey Li
Leaving college early, finding a career niche between engineering and product, turning down the offer to join management at a unicorn startup, and balancing impact against aesthetics. Jeffrey is currently tinkering in and around the passion economy.
Rigorously Venturing with Leigh Marie Braswell
Growing into a top-tier mathlete, jumping from trading to tech, building a multi-billion dollar business out of college, and tasting the worms while fishing. @LM_Braswell is an investor at Founders Fund and formerly the founding product manager at Scale AI.
Hands On with Wendy Trattner
Building a solar car and nearly dying in it, talking with customers to discover your startup won't work, and being orphaned at age 7. Wendy is a mechanical engineer at Treau on a COVID gap year from MIT.
Spiritual Seeking with Reiman Bledsoe
Casting aside the allure of fame and fortune, going down the rabbit hole of meditation, eating a tarantula on Survivor, and looking at death differently. Reiman is a former derivatives trader and reality TV star who hosts the podcast Redeeming Disorder.
Product Pro with Nancy Gao
Playing to your strengths, fighting the fear of change, hustling to break into tech, and hardcore hiking through the Rocky Mountains. Nancy is an MBA candidate at Harvard Business School who has worked in product management at Google, LinkedIn, and Cloudflare.
Motivational Medicine with Joyce Kang
Looking beyond Tennessee, peer counseling past midnight, poop gene sequencing sorcery, and climbing the academic totem pole as a woman scientist. Joyce is an MD-PhD student at Harvard / MIT.