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Why You Should Ignore Him And Listen to The Leaders of The New School

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In a recent interview with Noah Smith, Marc Andreessen gave the most out-of-touch response for a venture capitalist when asked by Smith “If you could give some advice — career advice, or otherwise — to a smart 23-year-old American today, what would it be?”

First off I don’t know why…

What The Running Industry Needs

Running + Entertainment = Runutainment

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Footwear News asked a few Presidents and CEO’s what the biggest trends in fashion/retail would be in 2021 and Ankur Amin, CEO, TGS Holdings (Parent company to Extra Butter) said, “It will be experiential retail. Brick-and-mortar retail will need to be more disruptive.” …

Death to Chit Chat Podcasts

Chasing vanity metrics instead of investing in the long tail game of producing dramatic podcast

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Podcasts are at an inflection point. Because anyone with a phone and Anchor can start a podcast. Does that mean they should create a podcast? I’ve had this argument with myself for a while, and I crack myself up, so I figured I’d share those thoughts with you. I love…

Out of touch elites are at it again

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In August 2020, the most extended year in history, Prince Harry wrote a well-intentioned op-ed for Fast Company. In it, Harry said: “Our message was clear: The digital landscape is unwell and companies like yours have the chance to reconsider your role in funding and supporting online platforms that have…

Derek Oxley

Host of BTW Podcast:( ) a show that amplifies ordinary people who are doing EXTRAordinary things in their communities

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