David Linden, PhD - Neurobiologist, Author of The Compass of Pleasure: How Our Brains Make Fatty Foods, Orgasm, Exercise, Marijuana, Generosity, Vodka, Learning and Gambling Feel So Good, and professor at Johns Hopkins. - Ask and you shall receive!
Rosalind Wiseman - Author of Masterminds and Wingmen and Queen Bees & Wannabes, which is the book that was used as the basis for the movie Mean Girls. Rosalind Wiseman is an internationally recognized expert on children, teens, parenting, bullying,
Alexis Ohanian- Author of Without Their Permission: How the 21st Century Will Be Made, Not Managed, co-founder of Reddit, internet entrepreneur, and advisor to Hipmunk and Breadpig. - While Chris and I were in our dorm room playing FIFA 2001 on the Pl...
Jonathan Poneman - Co-Founder of Sub Pop Records, first to sign Nirvana and Soundgarden. - Good bands can be found in any local watering hole. Great bands are much harder to find even with the digital music era. But the best bands,
Daniel Roberts - Author of Zoom: Surprising Ways to Supercharge Your Career and the leading journalist for Fortune Magazine's extremely popular "40 under 40" list. - Although my 18 year old self would never admit it,
Barry Nalebuff - Mission in a Bottle: The Honest Guide to Doing Business Differently -- and Succeeding, Co-Founder of Honest Tea, Harvard Professor, Entrepreneur, expert on game theory, negotiation and business strategy. -
Christopher Schroeder - Startup Rising - The Entrepreneurial Revolution Remaking the Middle East - author, co-founder of healthcentral.com and CEO of Washingtonpost.Newsweek Interactive. - Upon interviewing our guest this week, I had a minor revelation.
Marc Ostrofsky: Author of Word of Mouse: 101+ Trends in How We Buy, Sell, Live, Learn, Work and Play, and NY Times best seller Get Rich Click!: The Ultimate Guide to Making Money on the Internet, entrepreneur, online business mogul, venture capitalist.
Dr. Adam Grant - Author of Give and Take: A Revolutionary Approach to Success, youngest tenured professor at Wharton, one of BusinessWeek’s favorite professors, and one of the world’s 40 best business professors under 40. -
Jay Baer - Author of Youtility: Why Smart Marketing is About Help Not Hype (NY Times Bestseller), marketing consultant, entrepreneur (started 5 multi-million dollar businesses from scratch!), named one of America's top 3 social media consultants. -
Dorie Clark - Author of Reinventing You: Define Your Brand, Imagine Your Future, former presidential campaign spokeswoman, professor at Duke University - WHERE was this book 10 years ago and why didn't anyone give me this advice. Our guest this week,
Steve Blank - Author of The Startup Owner's Manual and The Four Steps to the Epiphany, serial entrepreneur, professor. - This week we talk to a true pioneer in an industry filled with innovators. Our guest, Steve Blank,
Louie Schwartzberg - Director, producer, cinematographer. - Movingart.com - Well, we did it. We made it to 100. We joined the century club. We want you to know, that we couldn't have done it without you.
Nicco Mele: Author of The End of Big: How the Internet Makes David the New Goliath, entrepreneur, angel investor, and consultant to Fortune 1000 companies. - At first glance, you might look at the title of this post, or the author we have on and think,
Tony Schwartz - President & CEO of TheEnergyProject.com, Author of, Be Excellent at Anything: The Four Keys To Transforming the Way We Work and Live - If you have listened to the show for any length of time,
Lauren Sandler: Journalist, author of One and Only: The Freedom of Having an Only Child and the Joy of Being One - Roach wouldn't willingly admit it in the interview, and perhaps this is presumptuous, but I think we all have a negative bias towards on...
Christine Clapp - Presentation and communications expert, founder of Spoken With Authority - The ability to communicate through language is what separates man from ape (and all other mammals for that matter).
David Kadavy: Author of Design for Hackers: Reverse-Engineering Beauty, design guru. - If you know anything about the show, you know that Jon loves his weird stuff. So leave it to him to find a guy who focuses on design. What does that even mean?
Maren and Jamie Showkeir - Authors of Yoga Wisdom at Work: Finding Sanity Off the Mat and On the Job, Yoga Instructor - As you might know by now, Jon and I like to focus on how terrible work is - perhaps it's because misery likes company.
Susan Schorn - Author of Smile at Strangers: And Other Lessons in the Art of Living Fearlessly, writer, teacher, martial arts instructor, and dual black belt. - "If you're going for a groin strike, you want to attack from the bottom up,