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10,000 HOURS

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Rank #28 in Design category

Arts
Business
TV & Film
Design
Careers
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10,000 HOURS is an interview series about craft, creativity and putting in our time.In his book Outliers, Malcolm Gladwell examined and popularized the theory that any given skill takes ten thousand hours to master. How accurate is that? More importantly, if there’s any truth to the theory, how does it change the way we look at doing work and putting in time? Brought to you by entrepreneur Grant Spanier and writer Vince Koci, 10,000 HOURS is a weekly discussion about the different ways people work hard to do what they love.Joined by guests from around the world with diverse backgrounds— topics will touch on everything from entrepreneurship, creativity, productivity, personal philosophy, living your passion, and everything in-between.

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10,000 HOURS is an interview series about craft, creativity and putting in our time.In his book Outliers, Malcolm Gladwell examined and popularized the theory that any given skill takes ten thousand hours to master. How accurate is that? More importantly, if there’s any truth to the theory, how does it change the way we look at doing work and putting in time? Brought to you by entrepreneur Grant Spanier and writer Vince Koci, 10,000 HOURS is a weekly discussion about the different ways people work hard to do what they love.Joined by guests from around the world with diverse backgrounds— topics will touch on everything from entrepreneurship, creativity, productivity, personal philosophy, living your passion, and everything in-between.

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Seth then the rest of us

By Wildlife Painter - Sep 29 2014
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Heartfelt and transparent is my takeaway from this worthwhile and inspiring hour.

Amazing new cast

By AdOutAce - Jun 09 2014
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Funny, informative, easy to listen to.

iTunes Ratings

39 Ratings
Average Ratings
35
2
1
1
0

Seth then the rest of us

By Wildlife Painter - Sep 29 2014
Read more
Heartfelt and transparent is my takeaway from this worthwhile and inspiring hour.

Amazing new cast

By AdOutAce - Jun 09 2014
Read more
Funny, informative, easy to listen to.
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10,000 HOURS

Updated 5 days ago

Rank #28 in Design category

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10,000 HOURS is an interview series about craft, creativity and putting in our time.In his book Outliers, Malcolm Gladwell examined and popularized the theory that any given skill takes ten thousand hours to master. How accurate is that? More importantly, if there’s any truth to the theory, how does it change the way we look at doing work and putting in time? Brought to you by entrepreneur Grant Spanier and writer Vince Koci, 10,000 HOURS is a weekly discussion about the different ways people work hard to do what they love.Joined by guests from around the world with diverse backgrounds— topics will touch on everything from entrepreneurship, creativity, productivity, personal philosophy, living your passion, and everything in-between.

Rank #1: 90 Hard Work with Michael Cina

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Grant and Vince have the rare opportunity to sit down on the guest’s home turf, talking with famed designer and artist Michael Cina in his working studio in Minneapolis. The trio discuss hard work, working hard, and the proverbial “grind” in an effort to uncover the essence of motivation.

This episode is sponsored by Squarespace.

May 02 2016
49 mins
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Rank #2: 132 Unapologetic with Puno

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Jennifer Puno, AKA Puno Dostres, AKA Puno hops on the line with Grant and Vince for a conversation about never having to say you’re sorry. As self-proclaimed “slashie” that forays professionally into everything surrounding art and programming, Puno brings a confident and unique attitude to her ventures that might best be called unapologetic. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace.

Jul 17 2017
54 mins
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Rank #3: 125 Building with Eva Goicochea

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Eva Goicochea joins Grant and Vince from New York to talk about what it takes to build, and grow, a brand. Eva is a creative strategist and entrepreneur that helped launch both Tinker Watches and Maude. She lends her insight about the core elements that go into making a brand great. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace (offer code 10000HOURS).

May 15 2017
1 hour 11 mins
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Rank #4: 91 Major league with Brace Hemmelgarn

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Grant and Vince step up to the plate with an in-studio conversation with official photographer for the Minnesota Twins, Brace Hemmelgarn. The trio talk specialization, mastery, and excelling within constraints, investigating what it takes to take your craft to the proverbial “Major League.”

This episode is sponsored by Death to Stock.

May 09 2016
49 mins
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Rank #5: 92 Thrive with Grant & Vince

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Grant and Vince are keeping it hostful this week with a discussion about mindset, philosophy and adversity. Your hosts are looking at what it takes, creatively and mentally, to not only survive challenges and setbacks, but to thrive despite, or because, of them, and grow in the process.

This episode is sponsored by Simplecast.

May 16 2016
1 hour 3 mins
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Rank #6: 117 Impact with Wes Kao

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Grant and Vince are welcome their first guest of season 4, the ever-motivating Wes Kao. Wes is a denizen of the tech start-up world, and currently serves as director for Seth Godin’s altMBA program. She joins the show to talk about the result of our creative pursuits: impact, and the way our projects can spread influence in unexpected ways.

This episode is sponsored by Simplecast.

Feb 27 2017
1 hour 1 min
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Rank #7: 20 Recognition with Sarah Von Bargen

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Grant and Vince chat with writer, blogger and social media maven Sarah Von Bargen about recognition, and the positives and pitfalls that come with popularized work.

Jul 07 2014
52 mins
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Rank #8: 122 The Future with Jamey Erickson

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Grant and Vince chat with designer, creative entrepreneur, and self-proclaimed “semi-proficient space nerd,” Jamey Erickson. Jamey is the founder of Minneapolis-based digital agency Lunar, and has recently kicked-off a kickstarter campaign for Launch Ladies — a children’s book about influential women in space history. The trio talks about ‘The Future,’ and discusses how to use creative talent to influence the world around you. This episode is sponsored by Simplecast.

Apr 02 2017
1 hour 4 mins
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Rank #9: 129 Edge with Jason Dhir

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Jason Dhir joins 10,000 HOURS to share his thoughts, be they controversial or insightful, on pushing limits, creatively or otherwise. CEO of Ultra Human and organizer of extravagant events, Jason shares his perspective on what it means to move past “the edge.” This episode is sponsored by Ultra Human.

Jun 19 2017
1 hour 10 mins
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Rank #10: 120 The Leap with Michael Youngblood & Jon Kalan

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Grant and Vince chat with Michael Youngblood and Jon Kalan, the entrepreneurs behind the destination co-working retreat project Unsettled. The foursome appropriately talk about risk taking and going all-in, following Unsettled’s story from theory, to inception, to taking “the leap.” This episode is sponsored by Ultra Human (use offer code 10000HOURS for $10 off & free shipping on an order of 30 tabs).

Mar 20 2017
57 mins
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Rank #11: 131 Holistic with John Sonmez

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John Sonmez joins Grant and Vince from San Diego to chat about how to approach creative projects, and life, from the top down. John is the creator of The Simple Programmer, a blog that originally served programmers with advice, but has bloomed into something much more comprehensive. Now, John’s outlook covers a much broader scope, and he talks about it in a conversation about being holistic. This episode is sponsored by Simplecast.

Jul 10 2017
57 mins
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Rank #12: 133 Talent with Stephanie Ciccarelli

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Stephanie Ciccarelli, CBO and founder of national-leading voice talent aggregator Voices.com, joins Grant and Vince to have a candid conversation about talent. Responsible for connecting thousands of talented individuals to creative work, Stephanie has no shortage on insight about how to find, and grow, talent. This episode is sponsored by Simplecast.

Sep 11 2017
55 mins
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Rank #13: 118 History with Glenjamn

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Grant and Vince sit down for a chat with videographer, photographer, and self-proclaimed music-moment chronologist Glen Han, AKA Glenjamn. Glenjamn gives a candid account of his personal experience recording behind-the-scenes moments in modern music, and shares his thoughts on what it means to see history happen.

This episode is sponsored by Squarespace. Use offer code '10000HOURS' for 10% off.

Mar 06 2017
1 hour 7 mins
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Rank #14: 19 The project lifespan with Kate Bingaman-Burt

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Grant and Vince talk to celebrated illustrator and author of Obsessive Consumption Kate Bingaman-Burt about the lifespan of projects, committing to creativity, and the joys of working with a burrito brand.

Show notes:

Chipotle Project — Memento — http://katebingamanburt.com/

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Jun 30 2014
49 mins
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Rank #15: 128 Scaling with Grant & Vince

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Grant and Vince are back for a hostful talking about the process of growing, expanding, and leveling-up our efforts, and all the challenges that come with it. In a conversation about “scale” our hosts reflect on the scaling process 10,000 HOURS went through to get where it is today. This episode is sponsored by Simplecast.

Jun 12 2017
1 hour 16 mins
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Rank #16: 123 Represent with Alex Rybarczyk

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Grant and Vince are on the line with Alex Rybarczyk, a surging Minneapolis photographer and designer, currently spearheading the Immigrant Portrait Project. Alex shares her thoughts about what it means to lend people a voice, tell someone’s story, and empower creativity in a discussion about how we “represent.”

This episode is sponsored by Death to Stock.

Apr 10 2017
1 hour 5 mins
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Rank #17: 121 Message with Maurice Cherry

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Grant and Vince are on the horn with Maurice Cherry, the designer, entrepreneur, and creative mind behind Lunch creative studio. Maurice shares his insight about the importance messaging and audience, from the perspective of host of the podcast Revision Path, a showcase for other black designers. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace (use offer code 10000HOURS).

Mar 27 2017
57 mins
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Rank #18: 116 Momentum with Grant & Vince

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Grant and Vince are back in the studio to kick off Season 4. With Grant freshly settled in Los Angeles, your hosts return to talk about a very topical topic—momentum. Whether you’re building it, guiding it, or simply keeping up speed as a project matures over time, the process is inevitably delicate.

This episode is sponsored by Squarespace. Use the offer code "10000HOURS" for 10% off.

Feb 20 2017
1 hour 14 mins
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Rank #19: 124 Direction with Ace Norton

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Grant and Vince talk with prolific director and filmmaker Ace Norton — director of over 80 films across music video, fashion, commercial and art platforms. Ace calls in from Venice, California to chat about the nuances of his medium, and all the challenges and opportunities that arise when you take on the role of providing “direction.” This episode is sponsored by Ultra Human (offer code: 10000HOURS).

May 01 2017
58 mins
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Rank #20: 126 Restarting with Joshua Redshaw

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Joshua Redshaw joins the show from Portland to chat about the art of the “restart.” An entrepreneur and creative strategist, Joshua knows a thing or two about transitioning and rolling with punches, and shares his insights about everything from diversifying creative projects to divorce. This episode is sponsored by Death to Stock.

May 22 2017
1 hour 13 mins
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