John Zimmer: We’re focused on the two trillion dollar opportunity

John Zimmer: We’re focused on the two trillion dollar opportunity

"Spending a lot of time on things that are out of our control is not super productive."
May 31 · 22 minutes
Susan Lyne: "Sometimes it takes a fight"

Susan Lyne: "Sometimes it takes a fight"

From Jane Fonda and Martha Stewart to Shonda Rhimes and Patty Hearst. Few people’s careers have intersected with as many media legends as Susan Lyne.
May 21 · 26 minutes
Aaron Hirschhorn: The $70 million dog sitter

Aaron Hirschhorn: The $70 million dog sitter

Co-founder and CEO of DogVacay on deliberate growth, watching dogs to make ends meet and building a business on trust.
Apr 13 · 19 minutes
Jerry Yang: I was my favorite Yahoo! CEO

Jerry Yang: I was my favorite Yahoo! CEO

The Co-Founder of Yahoo talks about how he pulled off one of the best investments in tech history, what he’s doing now, and how to win in China.
Apr 10 · 25 minutes
Jennifer Justice: If bitch means being good, then great. I’m a bitch.

Jennifer Justice: If bitch means being good, then great. I’m a bitch.

As President of Corporate Development at Superfly, Jennifer Justice is an industry powerhouse. Here, she shares stories of resilience and the power she gained after becoming a mother.
Apr 6 · 24 minutes
Andrea Berry talks about her new startup, Fluidity.Love

Andrea Berry talks about her new startup, Fluidity.Love

Fluidity.Love is a content site with articles, advice, and data on how to celebrate and be supportive of gender fluidity at home and in the workplace.
Apr 3 · 1 minute
Making Room at the Table: An interview with Sallie Krawcheck

Making Room at the Table: An interview with Sallie Krawcheck

The Founder of Ellevest talks about her experiences as one of the most senior and prominent women in the financial world, and why she left Wall Street on a mission to close the gender investing gap.
Mar 12 · 31 minutes
Sometimes these things have a way of working out: Drew Houston on turning his own disorganization into a $10bn company

Sometimes these things have a way of working out: Drew Houston on turning his own disorganization into a $10bn company

Now that Dropbox is finally poised to go public there will be two storylines to watch.
Mar 6 · 42 minutes
Damn Girl, You’ve Got a High AQ

Damn Girl, You’ve Got a High AQ

Why Adaptability is More Important Than IQ and EQ.
Jan 8 · 8 minutes
“Beyond the Series B”: What Silicon Valley’s biggest stars “believe” (That nobody else does)

“Beyond the Series B”: What Silicon Valley’s biggest stars “believe” (That nobody else does)

Magic, an end to venture capital, and the problem when your only goal is getting rich.
Dec 20 · 1 minute
Beyond the Series B: When to quit, when to sell, and when to double down

Beyond the Series B: When to quit, when to sell, and when to double down

It’s the question nearly every entrepreneur faces, whether their business is doing great, failing, or somewhere in between...
Dec 8 · 1 minute
Scaling your startup with Soul

Scaling your startup with Soul

The Co-Founders of SoulCycle share how they took their business plan scrawled out on a napkin and scaled it into a spinning phenomenon that is sweeping the nation—one stationary bike at a time.
Dec 4 · 30 minutes
“I was working so hard, I was so exhausted and I was so invisible”

“I was working so hard, I was so exhausted and I was so invisible”

Caitlin Freeman on becoming a pastry chef, an entrepreneur, a stay at home mom, and now an entrepreneur again.
Nov 28 · 1 minute
"The Wrong Kind of Money"

"The Wrong Kind of Money"

Elon Musk, Fred Wilson, Brian Chesky, Kevin Systrom, Aaron Levie, Sophia Amorusa, Michelle Zatlyn, Julie Hanna, and Susan Lyne discuss the money you *shouldn't* take.
Nov 22 · 0 minutes
How Stitch Fix built an IPO-worthy ecommerce company in an Amazon world

How Stitch Fix built an IPO-worthy ecommerce company in an Amazon world

After several seasons of drought, the IPO market for consumer tech may be finally seeing signs of life.
Nov 15 · 6 minutes
Sheila Marcelo: Timing Isn't Everything

Sheila Marcelo: Timing Isn't Everything

Sheila Marcelo, Co-Founder and CEO of Care.com talks about the winding road she took - from a small coconut farm in the Philippines to becoming one of a handful women CEOs leading a publicly traded company.
Nov 10 · 32 minutes
Erin Levine’s five empowering little words: “I’ll see you in court”

Erin Levine’s five empowering little words: “I’ll see you in court”

Recently, I came across a startup that’s focused on a yet-undisrupted opportunity: Divorce.
Oct 18 · 1 minute
Beyond the Series B, Episode Three: The Great Rivalries of Silicon Valley

Beyond the Series B, Episode Three: The Great Rivalries of Silicon Valley

David v. Goliath, David v. David, Founder v. Founder, Founders v. VCs, and VCs v. VCs.
Oct 4 · 1 minute
"I almost lost my leg to a crazy guy with a Geiger counter": Max Levchin and other Valley icons share their stories of luck

"I almost lost my leg to a crazy guy with a Geiger counter": Max Levchin and other Valley icons share their stories of luck

"There is no question that you are better off than you were before you sold the company for a zillion dollars."
Aug 17 · 15 minutes
 “We want to be everywhere diners are”: Grubhub may not be “disruptive” but it’s acquisitive AF

“We want to be everywhere diners are”: Grubhub may not be “disruptive” but it’s acquisitive AF

Windy City revenge: A trio of deals, suddenly gives Grubhub double the market share of anyone else. Can Amazon still crush it?
Aug 9 · 19 minutes
The reason Elon Musk beat Fisker is the reason he’ll beat Uber (and the rest)

The reason Elon Musk beat Fisker is the reason he’ll beat Uber (and the rest)

“You only build value in a company if you're doing hard work to solve tough problems. That's why companies are valuable.”
Aug 1 · 13 minutes
Chad Dickerson: “There’s something about losing that makes you better.”

Chad Dickerson: “There’s something about losing that makes you better.”

The former CEO of Etsy talks about his unconventional journey at the helm of 1.8M DIY-or-DIE crafters.
Jun 6 · 38 minutes
Ben Lerer: "We're in 1985 all over again"

Ben Lerer: "We're in 1985 all over again"

It's hard to decide who has changed the most: Thrillist or its co-founder and CEO Ben Lerer.
May 18 · 21 minutes
Staying Cool: An Interview with Drew Houston

Staying Cool: An Interview with Drew Houston

Co-founder and CEO of Dropbox talks about his YC experience, funding and the not-so-good times.
Apr 19 · 42 minutes
“The problem was we tried to disrupt it”: How Daniel Ek disrupted… disruption

“The problem was we tried to disrupt it”: How Daniel Ek disrupted… disruption

Spotify is stuck in between the RIAA and Wall Street. Here’s why that’s not as disastrous as it sounds.
Mar 21 · 33 minutes