Category Archives: influencers

E677: Chris Sacca & Matt Mazzeo, Part 2: Shark Tank, investing in diversity, Lowercase Alpha, eSports, voting, & the privilege & pressure of spending OPM (other people’s money)

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E676: Chris Sacca & Matt Mazzeo, Lowercase Capital, Part1: Universal principles of building startups, investing with integrity, major Twitter stumbles & best solutions for its future growth (or purchase)

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E674: Upfront Ventures’ Mark Suster shares secrets from both sides of the table: advice for pitching to VCs, best founder qualities, investing in lines not dots, skipping demo day, missing Uber, being pro-a16z & pro-IPO

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E655: Journalist Virginia Heffernan on her new book, “Magic and Loss: The Internet as Art,” the web’s earliest days, Twitter poetry & pain, free speech, minimalist theism, TV triumphs & more

watch listen share comment sponsored by Audible, the leading provider of audiobooks with over 180,000 titles. Get your free audiobook at audible.com/twist. Jason's pick of the week is Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind, written by Yuval Noah Harari & narrated by Derek Perkins. about this episode “The internet is the great masterpiece of human civilization.” [...]

E646: TWiST Live at Microsoft Reactor! Eric Ries, author of “The Lean Startup” & upcoming “The Leader’s Guide,” on the science of startup success & pro-entrepreneurship public policy

watch listen share comment sponsored by Audible, the leading provider of audiobooks with over 180,000 titles. Get your free audiobook at audible.com/twist. Jason's pick of the week is Smarter Faster Better: The Secrets of Being Productive in Life and Business, written by Charles Duhigg & narrated by Mike Chamberlain. about this episode Filmed live at [...]

E640: AOL co-founder Steve Case on the internet revolution & innovation roadmap in his new book, “The Third Wave: An Entrepreneur’s Vision of the Future”

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E622: Alec Ross, Sen. Advisor for Innovation during Hillary Clinton’s tenure as Sec. of State, discusses his new book & the “Industries of the Future” propelling us forward

watch listen share comment sponsored by Audible, the leading provider of audiobooks with over 180,000 titles. Get your free audiobook at audible.com/twist. Jason's pick of the week is The Hobbit, written by J. R. R. Tolkien & narrated by: Rob Inglis. about this episode In episode 622 of This Week in Startups, Jason sits down [...]

E603: Chris Sacca is back! The legendary investor hears pitches & talks Shark Tank, Twitter, education, climate change, politics, the state of fundraising, what’s next

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E600: TWiST Live! Eric Ries on The Lean Startup, the law of sustainable growth, lessons learned, and looking ahead

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