Best of This Week in Startups: Week of October 12th, 2020

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Show Notes:
0:00 Running Tide CEO Marty Odlin on understanding the economics of climate change & carbon sequestering, passing the “great filter”
9:21 Jason on Apple’s new smaller iPhone box
13:07 RapidDeploy CEO Steven Raucher on how his background as a banker prepared him for running a startup, how losing his brother in a tragic accident led him to seeking passion in work via optimizing emergency response times
24:10 Jason intros the Top 3 vote getting founders from LAUNCH Accelerator 18
26:16 SupportPay CEO Sheri Atwood on Jason’s pitch refining skills, what she learned to focus on while pitching during the accelerator
30:02 Fluent Forever CEO Gabe Wyner on what investors need to see in order to invest
32:23 CEO Jeremy Redman on pivoting & readjusting while fundraising

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