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175 — Alain Briancon

Podcast Summary:

Listen to Alain and you will smile from his self-deprecating humor and you’ll find yourself taking notes on his incredibly experienced insights about all things startups, growth, and product development. In this interview you’ll hear him talk about:

  • How his team and app are changing lives and saving food from being thrown away
  • How listening (and discerning) to a person he met on LinkedIn changed the course of his company
  • Why listening to outside advisors is so vital and what happened when he didn’t
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053 — Betsy Craig

Podcast Summary:

Betsy Craig is is having a huge impact on the food industry AND doubling sales every year. From VP of her local PTA middle school, to successful CEO, Betsy is super inspirational on many levels. Her company started from a facebook message and has exploded because she knows how to learn and create a great team. In her episode you’ll learn more about:

1. The merits of bootstrapping.
2. Accountability  and responsibility – “Passion won’t pay the rent.”
3. How being “a sponge” can help you and your company grow.
4. “If you don’t know your numbers, it won’t matter, because they won’t be around to know them in a year.”
5. Sharing your personal Founding CEOs goals with your team makes the team stronger.
6. “Not everyone presents their 100% authentic self.”
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