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012: By Any Means Necessary: How Colton Brown Became a US Olympian

As a child, Colton was bullied, mocked and called “titty boy.” Now Colton is on the precipice of becoming the first American man to win gold in Judo. On this episode we discuss overcoming pain, snatching victory from the jaws of defeat and what it takes to bounce back. So many things that look easy…

011: A Candid Conversation With the Most Powerful Woman In Startups w/Ann Miura-Ko

Entrepreneurship is a fine line between being a visionary and having visions. How does the idea of who you want to be turn into reality when it feels like the odds are against you? How can seemingly meaningless tasks lead to legendary opportunities? What is innovation democracy and why is it such a powerful insight?…

010: From Loser to Legend Part 2 w/Skip Jansen

Legendary sales executive in the corporate events industry, Skip Jansen continues his personal journey from being an alcoholic who started drinking at 11 years old to designing a legendary life and having a “true north.” I never compare myself to other people anymore. -Skip Jansen Key Takeaways From This Episode When your life isn’t working,…

009: From Loser to Legend Part 1 w/Skip Jansen

Legendary sales executive in the corporate events industry, Skip Jansen shares his personal journey from being an alcoholic who started drinking at 11 years old to designing a legendary life. Skip is open, honest, funny and real, so buckle up for the latest episode of Legends & Losers! Normal people adjust their behavior to achieve…

008: Network Capitalism & The Laws Guiding The New Business Paradigm w/Mike Maples

The economy was predicated on the notion of scarcity, but this is shifting. What is the new capitalism paradigm we’re transitioning into? How do Moore’s Law and Metcalfe’s Law play into this? What is missing in our conversation about small business and entrepreneurship? On this episode, Floodgate’s Mike Maples talks about mission clarity, the crisis…

007: How Tim Rhode Became A Category King & Started Two Life-Changing Organizations

Tim is a true visionary and serial entrepreneur, a former #1 real estate professional in his market as well as the founder of 1 Life Fully Lived and GoBundance. In this wide-ranging conversation, Tim takes us through his journey from bagging groceries to real estate sales, investing and founding two organizations that are helping people…

006: All Things Legendary: Category Design & Why Amazon Might Take Over the World

Amazon is the number one company in the cloud computing space. Why is it the epitome of a category king? What is AWS and why should we care about it? Why are chickens so near and dear to this show? On this episode, we share how Amazon captured the cloud, how information technology has created…

005: How Visionary Talent Decides Who Wins & Loses w/Bob Evans

Marketing has become both sides of the brand; the creative and the analytical. How do companies better align themselves with what the consumer wants to hear? How do leaders go about recruiting for the brand of the future? How do businesses strategize and develop faster? On this episode, Bob Evans shares his career journey, and…

004: Why Technology is Shaku Atre’s Ticket to the World

It’s hard to be successful without passion. What do ambitious women need to equip themselves with to become successful? How do they set themselves apart, deal with problems and take responsibility for both success and failure? On this episode of Legends and Losers, Shaku Atre shares her incredible life experiences and imparts her knowledge about…

003: How to Win in a Winner-Take-All World w/Ray Wang

If you’re not number one, you’re in trouble. What are the factors that can make a brand a category king, or the creator of a new category? How can you shift business models, and ensure brand evolution? On this episode, Ray Wang talks category killers, growth turnaround and the source of new categories and innovation…


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