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8 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Toby Corey. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Toby Corey, often where they are interviewed.

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8 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Toby Corey. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Toby Corey, often where they are interviewed.

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1812: Toby Corey, Past Pres of TESLA

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Join Bryan Thompson (10 year veteran of Nissan's car design studio, now out on his own) as he talks with the former President of TESLA on what it was like to work with the legendary Elon Musk and his own work now teaching at Stanford and trying to figure out how to "reboot the human brain" and Modifying Human Perception (the subject of his upcoming TEDx talk at the Yost Theatre on Friday, March 6th here in Santa Ana, CA).  On DRIVEN BY DESIGN, here on Orange County's only community radio station, OC TALK RADIO.
Mar 03 2020 · 32mins
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Toby Corey, Past Pres of TESLA

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Join Bryan Thompson (10 year veteran of Nissan's car design studio, now out on his own) as he talks with the former President of TESLA on what it was like to work with the legendary Elon Musk and his own work now teaching at Stanford and trying to figure out how to "reboot the human brain" and Modifying Human Perception (the subject of his upcoming TEDx talk at the Yost Theatre on Friday, March 6th here in Santa Ana, CA).  On DRIVEN BY DESIGN, here on Orange County's only community radio station, OC TALK RADIO.

Mar 03 2020 · 32mins

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Toby Corey - Stanford Lecturer, Former President of Tesla

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Toby Corey joined me on Accelerate OC and we explored so many areas - his time working with Elon Musk, his passion for working on critical climate change issues, how to build a thriving startup ecosystem and inspiring people to be bold and excellent.  It was a fun conversation with so much wisdom packed into it!

Toby is the Former President of Tesla, Former President of Global Field Operations, and Former Chief Revenue Officer at Solar City, which merged into Tesla a few years ago.

He successfully managed three $1b+ businesses (one as co-founder/President), two successful IPO’s, raised over $300m in private and public financing, Toby is a former President/COO of worldwide leader in web development services with $3b+ market cap and successful IPO, managed 7,000+ employee organization, operating globally, awarded two "messaging" patents, executed 40+ M&A transactions while career path disrupted information technology, digital economy, Renewable Energy and Mobile sectors.

He currently sits on the boards and advisory boards of several companies. He gives lectures at Stanford University's Engineering Department on Management Science and Engineering.

Toby will be speaking at a TedX event here in Irvine on March 6th.  Having been to a few TedX events, I always find the speakers and topics to be amazing, and I'm certain Toby will be fantastic.

Feb 29 2020 · 25mins
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1792: Toby Corey, Past Pres of TESLA and TEDx IVC Talk , March 6

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Toby Corey, former President of TESLA, is on our OC SPOTLIGHT discussing his upcoming TEDx IVC talk for Irvine Valley College, March 6 at Yost Theatre (in Santa Ana) and the lessons he learned as a long time entrepreneur working with Elon Musk. On Orange County's only community radio station and live podcasting channel, www.OCTalKRadio.biz.
Feb 25 2020 · 28mins
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Build an Open Network and Get Off the Zombie Path! - Part 2 with Toby Corey

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This is part 2 of my conversation with Toby Corey.  If you missed part 1 you can find it here.   As I mentioned in the first show, Toby is a serial entrepreneur responsible for managing 3 different billion-dollar businesses, including 2 successful IPOs, and the merger of SolarCity into Tesla where I had the pleasure of reporting to him.  He currently sits on the board for multiple companies and lectures at Stanford on entrepreneurship. On part 2 of our conversation we cover a many fascinating topics including, why he has completely changed his mind about being an expert about one thing, the critical importance of  building an open network,  what he means when he says people should get off the Zombie path, the common mistake most people when they first get up, and why following your passion is actually the wrong way to think.  We even explore the meaning of life the unanswered question of where our consciousness actually exists. This show is jam-packed full of insights like these and others so I hope you enjoy part 2 of my conversation with Toby Corey on Insight Out!

Check out Toby’s Zentrepreneur philosophy and mission at Zentrepreneur.life

Insight Out Links:
Email > billy@insightoutshow.com
Instagram  > @insightoutpodcast
YouTube > https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXgR9qVXhRvXVqbb0FQoCmg
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/insightoutshow/
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/insightoutshow/
TikTok > @insightout
Twitter > @insightoutshow

Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=23010497)

Sep 09 2019 · 1hr 8mins
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Leading a Zentrepreneur Life with Toby Corey

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My first guest is Toby Corey, a personal mentor of mine.  Toby is a serial entrepreneur responsible for managing 3 different billion-dollar businesses, including 2 successful IPOs, and the merger of SolarCity into Tesla where I had the pleasure of reporting to him.  He currently sits on the board for multiple companies and lectures at Stanford on entrepreneurship. On the show we cover a wide range of topics including a peek inside the world of neuroscience and  how different types of brain wave activity can help us have more insights, we will learn about his mission to Inspire creativity for greater good through the Zentrepreneur philosophy and movement he has led, and find out what generation he is most optimistic about.  We’ll also find out what company Toby feels is the shining example of what a business should look like in the modern world.  “A company that is able to walk and chew gum at the same time.”  It is revealed by its customers, has a culture that makes the employees love coming to work, has the kind of balance sheet any business would love all the while promoting sustainability and doing the right thing for our planet.  This show is jam-packed full of insights like these and others. Toby is an avid surfer, lover of nature and water, and resides in beautiful Santa Cruz California where he says the universe touches planet earth.  Toby practices what he preaches and is truly leading a Zen life.  I hope you enjoy my conversation with Toby Corey and the inaugural episode of Insight Out!

Check out Toby's Zentrepreneur philosophy and mission at Zentrepreneur.life

01:51 - Introduction of Toby Corey

03:32 - Toby quote: "Relationships outlast business cards"

03:42- Toby answers questions about his background

05:31- Importance of finding what you are good at 

05:43- Importance of finding great mentors 

06:30- Running a billion-dollar business at Novell (third-largest software business in the world)

07:06- Toby put together a business plan and a vision to create the world's largest web development company. Toby shares his experience becoming an entrepreneur.

07:42- Question to Toby: What challenges did you face when you became an entrepreneur?

08:01 - Toby quote: "Everything in life starts with confidence"

08:32 - Embrace naivete instead of it being a liability turn it into an asset.

10:14 - Question to Toby: What insights stand out in your life?

10:47- Difficulties are where you learn the greatest lessons

Insight Out Links:
Email > billy@insightoutshow.com
Instagram  > @insightoutpodcast
YouTube > https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXgR9qVXhRvXVqbb0FQoCmg
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/insightoutshow/
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/insightoutshow/
TikTok > @insightout
Twitter > @insightoutshow

For full show notes please visit our website: https://insightoutshow.com/index.php/podcast/leading-a-zentrepreneur-life-with-toby-corey/

Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=23010497)

Sep 09 2019 · 1hr
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Toby Corey (Stanford University) - The Zen of Entrepreneurship

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In the 1990s, Toby Corey co-founded the world’s largest web development company. Since then, he’s started other companies; held senior management positions at SolarCity, Tesla and most recently PlanGrid; and lectured in Stanford's Department of Management Science & Engineering. Now, he finds himself as concerned by social and environmental problems as with building companies. In response to global crises of climate change and inequality, he advises an approach that he calls “zentrepreneurship,” and articulates principles aimed at helping entrepreneurs integrate creativity and ambition with social and environmental consciousness.

May 15 2019 · 51mins
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Toby Corey (Stanford University) - The Zen of Entrepreneurship

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In the 1990s, Toby Corey co-founded the world’s largest web development company. Since then, he’s started other companies; held senior management positions at SolarCity, Tesla and most recently PlanGrid; and lectured in Stanford’s Department of Management Science & Engineering. Now, he finds himself as concerned by social and environmental problems as with building companies. In response to global crises of climate change and inequality, he advises an approach that he calls “zentrepreneurship,” and articulates principles aimed at helping entrepreneurs integrate creativity and ambition with social and environmental consciousness.
May 15 2019 · 50mins