Venture Café Kendall l Cambridge, MA
By Katya Margolin & Guest Hosts
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What does it take to truly innovate, overcome setbacks, and make things happen in the ever-evolving world of entrepreneurship? Startup Studio tackles these questions and uncovers the gritty details your business textbooks likely left out. Tune-in for interviews with founders, strategists, investors, and creatives of the startup community as they share their personal journeys. Hosted by writer and storyteller Katya Margolin, and contributing guest hosts from The Venture Cafe-- a global innovation hub. www.vencaf.org I www.katyacreates.com
||ExplicitPart 2, Turning Ideas to Startup Success with Sarah Boisvert||“The key is not to be too far ahead of your time.” – Sarah Boisvert Serial entrepreneur and trailblazer Sarah Boisvert co-founded a digital fabrication company (Potomac) in 1986 before digital fabrication was even “a thing,||11/21/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitTurning Ideas to Startup Success– Sarah Boisvert||“Great ideas by themselves are not innovation.” – Sarah Boisvert Serial entrepreneur and trailblazer Sarah Boisvert co-founded a digital fabrication company in 1986 before digital fabrication was even “a thing,||9/19/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGet Things Done: Performance Optimizer and Entrepreneur Shares Tactics from Blend of Sciences||If you take any productivity tips this year, let it be founded in science! Tune in to this pithy special episode where we follow-up with our last guest, Harvard scholar and entrepreneur Pedro de Abreu, to get tips on how to make the most of each day–||7/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitROCKING THE BOAT: BRAIN SCIENCE ENTREPRENEUR SHAKES UP THE TRAINING INDUSTRY||Both entrepreneur and scholar, Pedro De Abreu has a long list of items checked off his bucket list at only age 26. Founding his first startup at age 18 and winning the Coca Cola and USA Today New Century Scholar Award–among others–Pedro has since ob||5/9/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEntrepreneurship is for Problem Solvers||“I tend to do something when I get irked, so I founded Innovation Women.” – Bobbie Carlton Some of the best entrepreneurs are often responding to a problem or a need they have observed. That’s exactly what Bobbie Carlton is doing. Innovation Wo||12/14/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitShe Led Platoons in Afghanistan, and Now a Social Impact Startup in the States||Meet Kimberly Jung: Army veteran, Harvard Business School alumna, and now Co-Founder and CEO of Rumi Spice. Kimberly’s startup imports saffron directly from rural Afghanistan into the United States. Not only has this opened a completely new export cha||11/9/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitHow a Wall Street Banker Literally Reinvented the Wheel||Nope, he didn’t have an engineering background or a tool shop (at first), but that didn’t stop him from literally reinventing the wheel in his own kitchen. Meet Michael Burtov, Founder and CEO of GeoOrbital. During a casual evening of watching Tron,||9/27/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitBees! How can urban bees solve a global farming problem?||Have you noticed the buzzing on the roof outside of Venture Café? That’s because we have some new neighbors: 10,000 Italian Honey Bees have moved in thanks to the Best Bees Company, a service that installs and manages hives for businesses and homes.||9/20/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitLaunching with Noise and Standing Your Ground||Kickstarter campaign fully funded within 15 hours. 25 media placements (e.g. Mashable and NBC) by the end of the campaign. Selected for MassChallenge 2015 Accelerator program out of 3,000 applicants. These are just a few of Tania Green’s accomplishmen||7/18/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitWhat does it take to be a #FemaleFounder ?||Olivia Dufour with Skye Flanigan One woman’s story of moving to Boston, founding companies, and understanding her own mission in life. Olivia Dufour moved from Montreal to join MassChallenge working on a sustainability solution for large companies,||7/13/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
Crash course on entrepreneurship!
Love this! Anyone thinking of starting a company, or already doing so, should listen to this podcast for advice on what to do and not to do as an entrepreneur. Anyone who's curios and loves to learn about people and business will get a kick out of this as well.
This is awesome!
Great insights on startup life. The ups and downs of entrepreneurship. Recommended for anyone who is interested in the life and times of young companies learning how to crawl.