StartUp Podcast

A series about what it's really like to start a business.

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      BONUS: Without Fail - Groupon's Andrew Mason, pt. 1


      Groupon's startup fable: the dream rise and nightmare fall.


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      BONUS: Introducing Without Fail - Sophia Amoruso: From Nasty Gal to Girlboss


      A sneak peek of Gimlet's newest show, hosted by Alex Blumberg.


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      Twitch 2: Gaming The System


      The Story:
      At the end of the last episode, co-founders Justin, Emmett, Michael, and Kyle had a big problem on their hands. Streaming Justin's life 24/7—the very idea their company was founded on—turned out to be kind of boring. Pretty soon people stopped watching. In this episode, the four friends try desperately to extend the life of their company by making some risky but important decisions. In the process, their scrappy startup catches the eye of some very powerful people who challenge ...


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      Twitch 1: Almost Famous


      The Story:

      A group of friends moves across the country to launch an unlikely website that they think could replace television. The media loves them. They just need to figure out how to get their users to feel the same way.

      This is part one of a two-part series that originally aired in April of 2016.

      The Facts:

      Matthew Boll and Peter Leonard mixed the episode. Our theme song was written and performed by Mark Phillips. For a list of our sponsors and show related...


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      Church Planting 6: The Woman At The Pulpit


      Ignoring the pastor, listening to God


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      Church Planting 5: The Retreat


      A trip to the woods to explore the fate of Restoration Church


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      Church Planting 4: The Conversation


      Hell, homosexuality and the role of women in church


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       2018-07-20  38m
       
       

      Church Planting 2: The Pastor


      What makes a good church planter?


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       2018-07-13  36m