Why Sam Lessin is using the VC model to invest in individuals + Jason funds a startup on air | E1328



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00:00 Jason intros today’s two guests
04:10 Slow Ventures’ Sam Lessin joins to talk about applying venture investing to individuals
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16:34 Why equity is great for aligning interests
21:05 The criticism of investing in individuals
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27:44 How investors will take profits when investing in people
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41:40 Founder University – Chris Niblett of Bizzly
55:36 Jason gives Chris product feedback

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