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How Success Happens chats with Polar Explorers, ultra marathoners, authors, artists and a range of other unique personalities to better understand the traits that make excellence possible.

How Success Happens chats with Polar Explorers, ultra marathoners, authors, artists and a range of other unique personalities to better understand the traits that make excellence possible.
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How Success Happens chats with Polar Explorers, ultra marathoners, authors, artists and a range of other unique personalities to better understand the traits that make excellence possible.

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English


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Celebrity Chef David Burke On Pushing Yourself To Success

10/16/2019
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How hard should you push yourself to achieve success? David Burke is one of the biggest names in the culinary world but in getting there he had to put in years worth of 90 hour work weeks and make incredible personal sacrifices. David has changed over the years learning to take better care of himself but we wanted to know if he could have achieved the same success he has if he had always been this way from the beginning.

Duration:00:58:13

Rent the Runway's Jenny Fleiss On How to Sell Crazy Ideas

10/9/2019
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How do you sell something that people don’t understand? In 2009, when Jenny co-founded the company Rent the Runway, the business transformed the retail industry by making designer clothing rentals a convenient and accessible luxury experience for millions of women. Not many folks envisioned a world in which people would love to rent their clothing. But Jenny did and now she is back at it with her new company Jetblack.

Duration:00:48:29

Rachel Shechtman On Merging with Macy's and Innovating the Retail Model

10/2/2019
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Perpetual pop-up shop Story challenged the retail model when it launched in 2011. But now, since being acquired by Macy's, Story is scaling nationwide--and its founder has even bigger plans for the retail giant.

Duration:00:29:50

The 'Batman of Tech' Says Creativity Is the Heart of Entrepreneurship

9/25/2019
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A chat with Reid Genauer, singer, songwriter and Chief Marketing Officer of Smule, one of the most popular music apps on the planet.

Duration:00:27:08

How This Entrepreneur and Kimbal Musk Are Changing the Future of Food

9/18/2019
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In 2016, Tobias Peggs and Kimbal Musk partnered up to launch Square Roots, a Brooklyn-based urban farm. Farmers grow food in shipping containers by way of controlled microclimates and specialized lighting, aiming to connect communities with fresh, local produce. Before Square Roots, Peggs earned his PhD in AI and led two tech companies to acquisitions by Adobe and Walmart. In this episode, Peggs discusses the future of food and reveals his advice for entrepreneurs looking to sell their...

Duration:00:22:29

How Google's Youngest-Ever Hire Launched an AI Company Backed by Mark Cuban

9/11/2019
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At age 19, Falon Fatemi became known as Google's youngest-ever hire. She's also the daughter of two immigrant entrepreneurs, and after leaving Google, she founded her own AI company. Backed by Mark Cuban, Node aims to use deep learning to analyze relationships between people and companies, then pinpoint sales, marketing and recruiting opportunities for those companies. In this episode, Fatemi talks landing a job in big tech, AI and data policies and how to give an A+ pitch.

Duration:00:45:06

Rachel Shechtman On Merging with Macy's and Innovating the Retail Model

9/4/2019
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Perpetual pop-up shop Story challenged the retail model when it launched in 2011. But now, since being acquired by Macy's, Story is scaling nationwide--and its founder has even bigger plans for the retail giant.

Duration:00:29:50

When Told It Couldn't Be Done, the Founder of Hint Water Wasn't Afraid to Ask 'Why Not?'

9/4/2019
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Learn the mindset that helped Kara Goldin turn a simple idea into an empire boasting more than $100 million in sales.

Duration:00:28:23

Here's Why Bedding Company Boll and Branch Expanded Into the Hyper-Competitive World of Online Mattresses

8/28/2019
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Married co-founders Scott and Missy Tannen didn't pay attention to the naysayers.

Duration:00:23:57

Surprised by How Customers Were Using His Website, This Entrepreneur Created a Whole New Business

8/21/2019
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Dusty Stutsman, co-founder of Night Out, on recognizing those great ideas that are staring you right in the face.

Duration:00:23:57

How This Farmer Entrepreneur Is Literally Growing Her Profits

8/14/2019
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Former chef Patty Gentry's love of amazing food led to her buying a farm. And no, she did not see that coming. Thanks to our sponsor: LinkedIn: To get $50 off your first job post visit linkedin.com/hsh

Duration:00:29:51

The Meal Kit Company Thrives Because Its Founder Focuses on Defensibility

8/7/2019
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Ooshma Garg says she and her team at Gobble have puts years of work into each recipe and focus on making its subscribers' lives easier. Thanks to our sponsor: Paychex works with you the way you want to work. Learn more: paychex.com

Duration:00:25:31

A Monk-Turned-Financial Advisor on Mindful Money Management

7/31/2019
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In his 20 years as a monk, Doug Lynam saw financial suffering firsthand -- in his teaching community and in monastery guests, not to mention the monastery itself. Lynam decided to take a leap and pivot to a career as a financial advisor, then helped pull his community out of bankruptcy. Now, Lynam aims to help people learn mindful money management and provide clear, step-by-step guidance on how to grow a “little bit” wealthy. In this episode, he shares actionable strategies for doing just...

Duration:00:24:01

This Immigrant Entrepreneur and DACA Recipient Raised Over $15 Million in Funding

7/24/2019
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Google, eBay, Tesla, Yahoo, AT&T: These companies were all founded, completely or in part, by immigrants -- who also account for close to 30 percent of all new entrepreneurs in the U.S., the highest share in 20 years. Victor Santos, who emigrated from Brazil at age 12, is one of them. Santos launched Airfox, a mobile financial services company for individuals in emerging markets, and he's also a DACA recipient. While fundraising, Santos had to grapple with how many investors view immigrants.

Duration:00:22:36

Want to Be Healthier and Happier? Just Change One Thing, Says Fit Men Cook's Kevin Curry

7/17/2019
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The founder of the 2 million+ member community Fit Men Cook talks about his unexpected pivot in lifestyle and business.

Duration:00:28:45

This Co-Founder Wants People With Food Allergies to Feel Safer at the Dinner Table

7/10/2019
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Shireen Yates is the CEO of Nima, the maker of a device that tests for gluten and peanuts.

Duration:00:19:23

Here's How Paychex Can Simplify Insurance for Your Business

6/19/2019
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Paychex's Sally Prather explains how providing customers with a one-stop service for insurance and payroll needs allows them to focus on their core business.

Duration:00:21:44

How the Co-Founder of Mission-Driven Just Got More Than $200 Million From Investors

6/12/2019
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Josh Tetrick shares how his company has found success around its goal of reducing eggs from the food system.

Duration:00:20:30

The Try Guys Built a Brand Beloved By Millions By Not Being Afraid to Fail -- And They Are Just Getting Started

6/5/2019
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Known for their viral videos dedicated to getting them out of their comfort zones, Ned Fulmer, Keith Habersberger, Zach Kornfeld and Eugene Lee Yang share what they learned from their first year in business.

Duration:00:24:08

How This Production Company Got Will Smith to Jump Out of a Helicopter

5/29/2019
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As the partners and founders of Content23 Media, Eric Conte and Dan Weinreich have developed an impressive resume. In this episode of HSH, we discuss the art of collaboration, how to stay relevant in an evolving market, and we share a few laughs.

Duration:00:39:24