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Mar 15, 2018

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This is the second part of a review of Alfie Kohn's book, Punished by Rewards. This episode addresses the idea of incentive schemes in business and evaluates Kohn's claims in his book.

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Mar 8, 2018

This episode is an interview with someone who's been involved in financing many famous Silicon Valley startups. Warren Hogarth was a partner at Sequoia Capital and now runs his own finance business, Empower. In this interview he gives an insider take on the pros and cons of venture capital for entrepreneurs.


Nov 17, 2017

In this episode I explain what I've learned from my favourite TV show and why I recommend that you watch it if you are an entrepreneur or are interested in business. The Profit is an MSNBC show about entrepreneur Marcus Lemonis investing in small businesses.

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Aug 2, 2017

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This episode presents some very interesting data on the average age of entrepreneurs when they start their first business. You might find the results surprising...

The research cited is the Kauffman Foundation study in the US and the Sandler Training study in...