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170 Tech Icon Bob Evans, of Cloud Wars Live Podcast

170 Tech Icon Bob Evans, of Cloud Wars Live Podcast

Today we have Bob Evans, tech industry icon, the host of Cloud Wars Live Podcast, and a regular guest at Follow Your Different. Yes, he’s back. We have a wide-ranging conversation that intertwines business life, what’s going on right now, technology, and many other things. We also talked about several topics such as moments of…

169 Govern For California's David Crane A republic, if you can keep it

169 A Republic, If You Can Keep It | David Crane of Govern For California

Today, we have a very big conversation about how to drive real social and political change with a guy who’s a Stanford lecturer, who is a former adviser to Governor of California, Arnold Schwarzenegger, and today is the founder of Govern for California. His name is David Crane. We go deep on why state and…

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168 Conscious Capitalist Navin Chaddha of Mayfield

In this episode, we continue our run of top Silicon Valley venture capitalists with Navin Chaddha, who leads Mayfield, one of the oldest and most storied venture capital firms in the Silicon Valley startup world. Navin has been on the Forbes Midas list for a long time and is a top-five investor according to Forbes.…

167 The State of The United States w/ Asha Rangappa, Ex-FBI Agent, Yale Lecturer & CNN Analyst

167 The State of The United States w/ Asha Rangappa, Ex-FBI Agent, Yale Lecturer & CNN Analyst

Imagine being able to sit down and have a meaningful conversation about the state of the United States. We speak with a woman who is a Yale-educated lawyer, a graduate of the FBI famed Academy in Quantico Virginia, and a former FBI counterintelligence investigator. This woman is a senior lecturer at Yale and a legal…

166 Radical Business Transformation | Doug Merritt CEO of Splunk

166 Radical Business Transformation | Doug Merritt CEO of Splunk

Today, we speak with a very special guest about a critical topic: radical transformation. Doug Merritt of Splunk joins us for a conversation about Splunk’s journey, their radical technology, delivery model, and business model transformation. Pay special attention to Doug’s depth and breadth of detail about their business, their technology modeling stack, business model, and…

A Call For Unity

A Call For Unity | Yesterday In Santa Cruz

Monday June 8th, 2020 Yesterday in Santa Cruz, I cried at the vigil for Sargent Damon Gutzwiller, of the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s department. He was shot to death on Saturday. Yesterday in Santa Cruz, I paddled out for George Floyd. With over 500 people (A paddle out is how surfers mourn). There have been…

165 The Gladiator Way w/ American Gladiator Dan “Nitro” Clark

165 The Gladiator Way w/ American Gladiator Dan “Nitro” Clark

Today, we have a super fun episode with American Gladiator superstar Dan Nitro Clark. He’s a former NFL player, best selling author, speaker, fitness freak, and heart attack survivor. For a big, manly, strong, muscley looking dude with a reputation like his, you might be surprised to hear he is incredibly open, candid, and vulnerable.…

164 How to Build Billion-Dollar Startups | Osman Rashid, Founder, Chegg & Convo.com

164 How to Build Billion-Dollar Startups | Osman Rashid founder Chegg & Convo.com

Today, the second in a two-part series on entrepreneurship with none other than Osman Rishad, the founder of $8B, publicly-traded Chegg and now Convo.com. This is an inspiring conversation with a legendary entrepreneur about building billion-dollar startups. This is an inspiring, timely conversation between Christopher Lochhead and Osman, as the former believes entrepreneurs are going…

163 How To Build A Breakthrough | Mike Maples, Jr. Floodgate Capital

163 How to build a breakthrough | Mike Maples, Jr. Floodgate Capital

Today, the 1st in a two-part series on entrepreneurship, we have entrepreneur, Co-Founder of FloodGate and host of “Starting Greatness” Mike Maples, Jr. He recently wrote “How to build a breakthrough: the secret of back-casting” and we’re going to go deep on it today! Watch out for our next episode, we’re having founder/CEOs Osman Rashid.…

162 Tangentially Speaking w/ Dr. Christopher Ryan Bestselling Author & Podcaster

162 Tangentially Speaking w/ Dr. Christopher Ryan Bestselling Author & Podcaster

Today, we continue our run of legendary authors and podcasters with Dr. Christopher Ryan, author of New York Times bestsellers, Sex at Dawn: How We Mate, Why We Stray, and What it Means for Modern Relationships and Civilized to Death: The Price of Progress. He has a chart-topping dialog podcast is called, Tangentially Speaking, We…

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170 Tech Icon Bob Evans, of Cloud Wars Live Podcast

169 A Republic, If You Can Keep It | David Crane of Govern For California

168 Conscious Capitalist Navin Chaddha of Mayfield

167 The State of The United States w/ Asha Rangappa, Ex-FBI Agent, Yale Lecturer & CNN Analyst

166 Radical Business Transformation | Doug Merritt CEO of Splunk

A Call For Unity | Yesterday In Santa Cruz

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