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Ventured

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Rank #174 in Technology category

Technology
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A podcast where startups, founders, and capital collide.

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A podcast where startups, founders, and capital collide.

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By 89MadBum - Nov 02 2016
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Listened to the episode on valuation and approaching fundraising. Great advice and feel more prepared for what will be expected in my company's upcoming funding round. Thanks guys!

Incredible podcast

By RyanZeeee - Aug 04 2016
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This podcast is one of the best covering the technology industry - so well produced, so many compelling guests. I can't stop listening!

iTunes Ratings

21 Ratings
Average Ratings
10
3
0
2
6

Thanks

By 89MadBum - Nov 02 2016
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Listened to the episode on valuation and approaching fundraising. Great advice and feel more prepared for what will be expected in my company's upcoming funding round. Thanks guys!

Incredible podcast

By RyanZeeee - Aug 04 2016
Read more
This podcast is one of the best covering the technology industry - so well produced, so many compelling guests. I can't stop listening!
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Ventured

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Rank #174 in Technology category

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A podcast where startups, founders, and capital collide.

Rank #1: How Kleiner Perkins Thinks About Investing In The Future Of Wearable Tech

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For years now, wearable devices have promised to help us lead healthier lives, experience life in new ways, and become less dependent on our smartphones. 2015 was a very important year for wearables as the market took several important steps towards delivering on these promises. This podcast conversation covers the challenges and opportunities facing the future of wearable technology.
Mar 29 2016
32 mins
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Rank #2: Lack of Women in Tech: It’s More Than a Pipeline Problem

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How can we collectively work to improve women’s participation in the tech industry at each key stage of their careers? In this episode of Ventured, KPCB Partner Swati MylavarapuI spoke to two leaders on this topic -- Reshma Saujani, the founder of Girls Who Code, and Merline Santil, who heads operations in the CTO’s office at Intuit.
May 09 2016
41 mins
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Rank #3: What Silicon Valley Can Do About Cyber Threats

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As part of our Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB) Leadership Salon series, we hosted a panel of cybersecurity entrepreneurs who have spent years working for the government before starting their own companies. They all have a perspective on these trends affecting both the private sector and the public sector. The panelists included Oren Falkowitz, CEO and founder of Area 1 Security; Nathaniel Fick, CEO and founder of Endgame; Jay Kaplan, CEO and founder of Synack. They offered their thoughts on how customers should think about their own security, the talent war and the challenges of fighting nation states which are looking to do harm.
May 23 2016
29 mins
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Rank #4: Building the Foundation for Company Growth: Why Boards Matter

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When people think about company building, they often think about high-performing management teams and hard-charging founder-CEOs who are assembling the business brick by brick. But when disaster hits or scandal strikes and organizational challenges come to light, it’s the board of directors which ultimately come under fire. In the world of venture capital, there is nothing more fundamentally important for an entrepreneur than building a strong board of directors.
Apr 12 2016
37 mins
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Rank #5: How Investing in Food Technology Can Save the Planet and Improve Human Health

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Our latest podcast features a conversation between KPCB General Partner Randy Komisar, Ethan Brown, CEO of Beyond Meat, and Doug Evans, founder and CEO of Juicero, as they discuss the impact that food technology can have on climate change, sustainability, and healthcare costs. They also outline the challenges that food technology companies face in changing established human behavior.
Oct 13 2015
25 mins
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Rank #6: Are We Experiencing Transportation’s Instagram Moment?

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Three powerful trends – electrification, sharing and autonomous drive – are reshaping the future of transportation, with huge implications for the ecosystem. In just the past few weeks, there have been significant developments on all three fronts: the success of Tesla’s Model 3 pre-sales, GM’s $500M investment in Lyft, and more recently, GM’s acquisition of Cruise, a billion dollar exit that could be transportation’s Instagram moment.
Apr 26 2016
28 mins
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Rank #7: How Google Thinks About Hiring, Management, and Culture

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During Laszlo Bock's nine years as Google’s SVP of People Operations, the company has won more than 100 awards for its employment practices. Bock, who came to Google after stints at McKinsey and GE, recently collected his thoughts about management and culture into "Work Rules!: Insights from Inside Google That Will Transform How You Live and Lead," a New York Times best-seller. He expounded on some of his HR-related ideas in a conversation with Beth Seidenberg at KPCB’s recent CEO Workshop.
Oct 06 2015
24 mins
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Rank #8: Redefining the Hustle: From Prison to Entrepreneurship

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More than 100 million Americans have a criminal history, according to a Department of Justice survey. In this episode of Ventured, Randy Komisar interviewed Catherine Hoke about how former inmates turn their experience running illegitimate business operations into the startup American dream. They deviate from the traditional view of a Silicon Valley entrepreneur by shining a light on the efforts of these former inmates.
Mar 15 2016
31 mins
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Rank #9: Welcoming a New General Partner to Kleiner Perkins: Eric Feng

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Today we have a special edition episode of Ventured, where Randy Komisar interviews and welcomes a new general partner to Kleiner Perkins, Eric Feng, to discuss his decision to transition from an engineer and entrepreneur to Venture Capitalist. Eric has a long standing relationship with our firm and we’re excited to have him as a part of our team.
Oct 13 2015
26 mins
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Rank #10: An Interview with General Keith Alexander on Cybersecurity, Snowden, and IronNet

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KPCB partner Brook Byers interviews General Keith Alexander about cybersecurity, terrorism, and corporate security. In the discussion, we learn that Alexander founded IronNet to fight cyber threats through technology as well as hear stories about his time during the Edward Snowden and 9/11 eras.
Mar 01 2016
48 mins
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