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Moving Up

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Hear directly from business leaders. Secrets to success, struggles along the way, optimal career paths and life in general.

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Hear directly from business leaders. Secrets to success, struggles along the way, optimal career paths and life in general.

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Good Lessons for All Backgrounds

By 1842 Society - Oct 24 2019
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Thought provoking, interesting, and making you want to level up yourself.

Awesome show!

By AW747 - Aug 15 2019
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Love the podcast, particularly ones focused on venture investing

iTunes Ratings

157 Ratings
Average Ratings
142
7
4
0
4

Good Lessons for All Backgrounds

By 1842 Society - Oct 24 2019
Read more
Thought provoking, interesting, and making you want to level up yourself.

Awesome show!

By AW747 - Aug 15 2019
Read more
Love the podcast, particularly ones focused on venture investing
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Moving Up

Latest release on Feb 11, 2020

All 123 episodes from oldest to newest

E123: Tracey (CEO Money 2020) - Food, coffee, content

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A deep dive into the events business. Why people come to conferences, what they look for and where they go from here.

Feb 11 2020

19mins

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E122: Brandon Krieg (Stash) - Solving real problems

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Thinking he would be a chef after college, Brandon quickly took a job at a trading firm. After learning to love fintech, he then saw a huge problem in consumer finance and set out to build what’s now Stash which he calls the consumer finance company of the future.

Feb 04 2020

30mins

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E121: Turner Novak (Gelt VC) - Never stop hustling

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Turner was determined to become a venture capitalist and he made it happen – but not without some extreme sacrifices along the way. Building a brand on twitter, making the most out of what you have and always finding a way to add value for others.

Jan 28 2020

33mins

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E120: Gil Beyda (Comcast Ventures) - Always taking risks

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Gil’s technical background got his career going but his open mind propelled his success. A couple wacky business ideas along his path and the similarities between a comedian and an entrepreneur.

Jan 21 2020

30mins

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E119: Jason Brown (Tally) - Automating your financial life

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Jason’s a born entrepreneur – how he discovered that and the incredible company’s he’s built as a result. His advice for how to best tackle life, why he likes operating over investing and a fascinating discussion on the role automation will have in shaping the human experience.

Jan 14 2020

28mins

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E118: Nima Ghamsari (Blend) - Focusing on impact

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Walking away from a lucrative career playing professional poker during college in the pursuit of adding value to society. Starting Blend after seeing the opportunity to digitize and simplify the mortgage process.

Jan 07 2020

27mins

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E117: Tim Chen (Nerd Wallet) – The trust equation

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After Stanford Tim got a job in equity research (which he really enjoyed) then at a hedge fund. After his sister asked for help in picking a credit card, Tim saw the opportunity to create NerdWallet. The learnings from 10 years of operations, how to build trust and what he would do differently.

Dec 17 2019

23mins

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E116: Kristen Tyrrell (Catch) – Do the stuff

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With a passion for supporting the working class, Kristen set out on her career to help people. Unfortunately, she graduated during the crisis. So, she went to grad school abroad and then got a job in consulting. Some twists and turns through the startup world and co-founded Catch. Finally, a framework for how to think about being happy in your career.

Dec 10 2019

26mins

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E115: Norm Cappell (Savvyy) - Going from law to banking to distressed debt to fintech

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Norm decided he didn’t want to live his life based on someone else’s template (the prestigious law firm path). He became an entrepreneur to fix the back-end of the mortgage process and change the way lending is done.

Dec 03 2019

34mins

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E114: Anu Shultes (CEO LendUp) - Always an optimist

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Growing up in India and coming to the US for grad school, Anu had no idea of the challenges that lay ahead for her. Letting go of your fear of failure and striving to make a difference every day. A story of crazy obstacles ( financial, health and family) and overcoming them all to achieve her dream of becoming a CEO.

Nov 26 2019

46mins

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