Podcast diving deep with guests in different sectors to uncover problems in the world yet to be solved. Building a community of problem solvers.
April 12th, 2019 | 48 mins 45 secs
cities, problems, tech
Graham is an investor and entrepreneur and the former CEO of Rackspace, a San Antonio based cloud computing company. He is currently promoting the civic development of downtown San Antonio and is really passionate about fostering a healthy environment for cities of the future. He's been involved in past efforts to build a better San Antonio with SA2020, he started Geekdom, a coworking space for entrepreneurs, and is very enthusiastic about reorienting cities and the social lifestyle to fit the innovation of tech.
March 29th, 2019 | 46 mins 47 secs
children, education, problems
Mason Hartman joins us with thoughts on child learning and development, how to best change current systems of education, and how to help support solving the very real, very profitable problems that plague education.
March 19th, 2019 | 43 mins 2 secs
capitalism, future, media, problems, space
"The best way to predict the future is to create it."
When you imagine our future, what do you see—flying cars, robot kitchens, maybe even life on Mars? To Michael Solana, host of Anatomy of Next and VP of Founders Fund, the most important thing for creating the future is having a plan.
March 7th, 2019 | 18 mins 27 secs
politics, problems, social media
We all hear about problems with Russia in the current political climate, but there is much more to the story. We sat down with Michael McFaul, former Ambassador to Russia to talk about problems with Russia, Russian investment in US companies, social media, and we we also touched on how many students and young people are staying away from the public sector, a shift that could hurt us for decades.
March 1st, 2019 | 45 mins 15 secs
crypto, investing, problems, product
Product building is like art, and with art comes a mass of problems with philosophy and building choices to ensure your product is right for the space. We sat down with Brian Norgard, Angel Investor and former CPO of Tinder and talked about problems in product building, what tools are needed to help this process, problems targeting and delivering to customers, angel investing and what’s needed to facilitate the process, problems with the crypto space, remote work, and more.
February 21st, 2019 | 25 mins 16 secs
media, philosophy, problems, science
There are a lot of problems when it comes to Silicon Valley, the heart of innovation — research scientists with inadequate design software, companies that aim to solve problems that aren’t really problems, and a culture that promotes these debatably bad idea. We sat down with Riva Tez to talk about this all and about building optimism to solve these problems.
February 4th, 2019 | 34 mins 33 secs
Austen talks problems in the education space, what he and his team still need at Lambda, how to help fix education, and more.
February 4th, 2019 | 38 mins 6 secs
finance, investing, problems
100 trillion dollars of wealth sit in the hands of institutional investors. Not hedge funds or Wall Street—but pensions funds, sovereign wealth funds, and family offices. We sat down with Dr. Ashby Monk to hear the problems these investors face and helping these groups reshape finance and investing.
January 25th, 2019 | 2 mins 8 secs
We are here for knowledgeable complaining. We connect problems to problems solvers.