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#008 - How do you read?

6/4/2018
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Dan, Will, and Nathan talk about their systems (or lack thereof) for extracting knowledge from books.

Duration:00:56:20

#007 - When were you wrong?

5/15/2018
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Certainty is the natural state of our minds, but often it is false. This week on WAW, we talk about times we were wrong. Nathan shares a story about how Hardbound's storytelling format didn't go viral like he thought it would. Dan made political predictions that ended up false. Will was wrong not to launch a product he built. Enjoy the wrongness!

Duration:01:34:00

#006 - When to quit?

5/7/2018
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You doubt it's working. Your patience is thinning. Should you leave? This week on WAW, stories of how things end.

Duration:01:24:09

#005 - When should you learn a new skill?

4/30/2018
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That moment when you realize you could go down a rabbit hole of new knowledge -- but should you?

Duration:01:20:09

#004 - Are tech companies bad?

4/17/2018
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In which Nathan, Dan, and Will introspect on the nature of technology companies. Are they/we actually changing the world for the better?

Duration:01:17:42

#003 - When is the last time you cried?

4/3/2018
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An unusual and bold topic choice by Dan, but it turns out to be a really fascinating discussion. What question should we explore next? Tweet at us: @nbashaw @danshipper @willhoekenga

Duration:01:01:11