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Conversations about all things relating to starting, growing, running, or selling a successful business. We interview guests with stories to tell about all stages of the business lifecycle.

Tom Merrick: The Bodyweight Warrior on Calisthenics, Real Estate, Natural Eating, YouTube, and Training Goals

With 686,000 subscribers on YouTube, Tom Merrick, aka The Bodyweight Warrior, has built quite the reputation for his expertise in bodyweight training, calisthenics, yoga, flexibility, nutrition, and sleep. After getting a bad case of mono (glandular fever) Tom was not allowed to do any heavy-lifting which motivated him to switch his focus to calisthenics. Seven years later, he's become an extremely accomplished bodyweight athlete. In this conversation, Tom shares advice for setting training goals, developing realistic expectations, eating more naturally, cultivating energy, intensity, and rigor, getting better sleep, and diversifying income streams through real estate. Tom also shares his backstory including why and how he started making YouTube videos in the first place. Tom is a UK-based entrepreneur and content creator.

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Matt Redler: Founder of Panther HR - Unlocking the Global Labor Market & Raising $4 Million from VCs

Matt Redler is the Founder and CEO of Panther, a venture backed seed stage startup that is rolling up compliance, payroll, taxes, and benefits for globally distributed teams and making it easy to hire in any country in the world. Throughout this interview, we talk about the path forward for Panther, the collective economic and human benefit of unlocking the global workforce, asymmetric bets, raising millions of venture capital, entrepreneurship, and Matt's early startups.

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Mitko Karshovski: Launching Location Independent Entrepreneurial Careers Through Apprenticeships

Mitko Karshovski joins us from Varna, Bulgaria to share how and why he has been lived the remote life for the past few years. In this episode, Mitko walks us through how he achieved this lifestyle and what the unique benefits and challenges are. We also discuss what he teaches in his online business school, Parable, and what he has learned from hosting the "That Remote Life" podcast which has featured great guests like Phil Libin and Tynan.

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Grant McCarty: An Overachiever's Guide To Marketing, College Baseball, Education Startups, Public Policy, Test Prep, and Giving Back

PrepHQ CEO Grant McCarty shares strategies for finishing college in two years, how he's profitably helped underprivileged high school students accept $15 million in scholarships, tips for crushing marketing consulting gigs, the importance of structured days, and hypothetical policy changes to change the direction of a declining empire. Grant is a startup CEO, college athlete, and Carey Business Fellow at Johns Hopkins.

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Peter Voss: Artificial General Intelligence Fundamentals & The Impact It Will Have

AGI expert Peter Voss walks us through the fundamentals of Artificial Intelligence, the differences between Artificial Intelligence and Artificial General Intelligence (a term he coined alongside fellow AI luminaries), his take on the dangers of AGI, taking his previous venture from 0-400 employees and IPO'ing, and the mission behind his new company, Aigo.ai. Relevant buzzwords we only partially understand include cognitive architecture, ontologies, and knowledge graphs.

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Mark Podolsky aka "The Land Geek": Getting Dirt Rich From 5,000 Real Estate Transactions

Mark is leading authority on buying and selling raw, undeveloped land in the US. Since 2001, Mark has completed over 5,000 unique transactions. In this episode we dive deep into the business model that has made him so successful, his aversion to solo-economic dependency, his zen philosophies, and why he has shifted his focus to helping others to start trading land.

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David Bailey: CEO of BTC Magazine on Hyperbitcoinization, Crypto Careers, and Free Speech

David Bailey runs the world's largest Bitcoin publication, the world's largest Bitcoin conference, and a Bitcoin hedge fund. Since 2012, David has been committed to making hyperbitcoinization a reality. In this episode, David talks to us about his Bitcoin journey, running BTC magazine, planning Bitcoin 2021, teasers for Bitcoin 2022, and why young people should be getting crypto jobs.

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Joel Runyon - Techniques For Motivating People To Achieve IMPOSSIBLE Goals

Ultra-endurance athlete and serial motivational entrepreneur Joel Runyon shares hard-earned wisdom about goal setting, fitness, perseverance, motivation, self-talk, retirement, and more. In 2017, Joel Runyon became the youngest person in the world to run 7 ultra marathons on 7 continents.

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