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The Colin and Samir Podcast

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Colin and Samir are YouTubers and entrepreneurs based in Downtown Los Angeles. They found success on YouTube with their first project “The Lacrosse Network”, a popular media destination for the sport of lacrosse. After the network sold in 2014 to New York-based Whistle Sports, they worked with brands like Nike, Under Armour, Marriott, Gatorade and New Balance developing branded content campaigns for YouTube. They host a weekly show on their channel which can be found at YouTube.com/ColinandSamir Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-colin-and-samir-podcast/support

Colin and Samir are YouTubers and entrepreneurs based in Downtown Los Angeles. They found success on YouTube with their first project “The Lacrosse Network”, a popular media destination for the sport of lacrosse. After the network sold in 2014 to New York-based Whistle Sports, they worked with brands like Nike, Under Armour, Marriott, Gatorade and New Balance developing branded content campaigns for YouTube. They host a weekly show on their channel which can be found at YouTube.com/ColinandSamir Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-colin-and-samir-podcast/support

Location:

Los Angeles, CA

Description:

Colin and Samir are YouTubers and entrepreneurs based in Downtown Los Angeles. They found success on YouTube with their first project “The Lacrosse Network”, a popular media destination for the sport of lacrosse. After the network sold in 2014 to New York-based Whistle Sports, they worked with brands like Nike, Under Armour, Marriott, Gatorade and New Balance developing branded content campaigns for YouTube. They host a weekly show on their channel which can be found at YouTube.com/ColinandSamir Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-colin-and-samir-podcast/support

Language:

English

Contact:

9548012842


Episodes

New Studio, New Subscribers and a New Business Venture

8/13/2020
Check out our online course here: https://moment.8ocm68.net/keM6z And use the code tellbetterstories for 10% off New Studio, New Subscribers and a New Business - we talk about what we've been up to for the past month since the last time you heard from us. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-colin-and-samir-podcast/support

Duration:00:39:23

F*ck it, let's get jobs (Part 2)

7/20/2020
Our Online Storytelling Course is officially on presale: https://momnt.io/36zeSxh Use the code: tellbetterstories for an additional discount at checkout In October of 2019, we were ready to finally call it quits... but there were a few key things that happened over the next few months that turned everything around. This week we moved into a new studio, started hiring a team to work at our company and launched our first storytelling course. A lot is happening with Colin and Samir and we...

Duration:00:51:19

The Growing Pains of Growing a Creator Business

6/30/2020
Sign up for the waiting list for our Online storytelling Course: https://bit.ly/2ZnVCzo This week we workshop some of the growing pains we're experiencing as a business, it's pretty raw and a bit unplanned. We really just recorded a conversation working through some problems we were trying to solve. Would love hear feedback on this one - tweet at us @colinandsamir --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-colin-and-samir-podcast/support

Duration:00:47:56

Why Tiktok is taking over

6/17/2020
Join our filmmaking challenge here: https://bit.ly/3hi8RKm On this episode we talk about TikTok and how it seems like the first real Competitor to YouTube. We also talk about Colin's TikTok and our latest YouTube video. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-colin-and-samir-podcast/support

Duration:00:50:55

George Floyd and American Racism, A Discussion.

6/3/2020
Justice for George Floyd: https://www.change.org/p/mayor-jacob-frey-justice-for-george-floyd This week on the Colin and Samir Podcast, we address the current protests that come as a result of the murder of George Floyd. It took us some time to organize our thoughts around this topic - we’ve talked to each other, friends and family and have put together thoughts that we’d like to share on this podcast as well as across our platforms in the coming days. We ask that the listeners of this...

Duration:00:52:43

A candid look into our brainstorming process

5/25/2020
This week on the Colin and Samir Podcast we’ve got a bit of a different episode for you guys, we asked you on instagram what you wanted to see in the storytelling course that we’re working on and a lot of you asked about the brainstorming process. So we had a brainstorm planned for the week and thought we’d just press record and bring you a long. Storytelling isn’t just about the specific videos we make but also about a brand as a whole, a great brand is a great story - and we feel like we...

Duration:00:49:02

The Future of the World

5/18/2020
This week on the Colin and Samir Podcast we talk about the future of the world, from concerts to restaurants to college - we’re about to see a big shift in the way the world looks, which means a lot of change and a lot of innovation. On this episode we talk about and make predictions about what the future will look like. Link to our latest YouTube Video: --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-colin-and-samir-podcast/support

Duration:00:34:22

Lessons from 8 years of YouTube

5/11/2020
We started making videos together in 2012 and over the past 8 years we've learned a lot. This week we look back on our first videos ever and talk about the lessons we've learned over the past 8 years. Check out our latest YouTube Video here: https://youtu.be/hnxMlDLwD8Y And if you are interested in trying out Skillshare you can sign up to get 2 months free here: https://skl.sh/colinandsamir4 --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-colin-and-samir-podcast/support

Duration:00:37:13

A day in the life of Colin and Samir **Quarantine Edition

5/4/2020
This week on the podcast we talk about what a day in our lives looks like in 2020 - we dive into how our lives have changed as well as how our creative process has changed. We also answer questions from our instagram. Check out our latest youtube video at YouTube.com/ColinandSamir and make sure to follow us on instagram @colinandsamir --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-colin-and-samir-podcast/support

Duration:00:49:58

The Value of Comedy during times like these ft. Esteban Gast

4/13/2020
This week we’re joined by Comedian, Educator, Entertainer and Storyteller - Esteban Gast. On this episode we talk about the value of comedy during times like these. We also talk about Esteban’s journey as a creator and dive into some of our favorite pieces of content that have been released In the social distancing era. Check out Esteban @realestebangast on instagram --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-colin-and-samir-podcast/support

Duration:01:20:59

10 Things we Learned from 10 Days in Quarantine

3/31/2020
This week on the Colin and Samir Podcast we’re talking about some lessons that we’ve learned in 10 days of being in quarantined here in Los Angeles. We’ve kept ourselves busy with making videos, podcasts and instagram posts but we have also had a significant change in our daily lives. So in this episode we breakdown some lessons we’ve learned and how those lessons can be applied once this whole experience is over. Make sure to subscribe and send us a voice message on Anchor! --- Support...

Duration:00:47:33

50 Million Views with Coolman Coffeedan

3/25/2020
This week, on the Colin and Samir Podcast, we’re joined by Danny Casale aka Coolman Coffeedan. Now we actually recorded this episode a few weeks ago and we are working on a YouTube video with Danny, but felt like right now was a good time to release it because Danny’s story is extremely inspiring and he built a lot of his career from his bedroom...which is where a lot of us are spending most of our time now. Danny is a NYC based artist who has gained popularity through his surreal, and...

Duration:01:05:58

Our Perspective on the New Normal.

3/20/2020
In this episode Colin is back in LA and we podcast about the current state of the world. We are also joined by our friend Jack Coyne in the middle of the episode who give us his perspective. Make sure to tweet at us @colinandsamir, send us a voice message on Anchor or shoot us an email to join in on the conversation. Thanks for listening and supporting us and we'll try our best to give you more podcasts in the coming weeks. --- Support this podcast:...

Duration:00:39:45

$70,000 in a day ft. Thomas Dajer of Yes Theory

3/16/2020
This week on the Colin and Samir Podcast I’m joined by Thomas Dajer. Thomas is the lead editor for the YouTube Channel, Yes Theory - we’ve had him on the show before to talk the what goes on behind the scenes of Yes Theory and how they craft their stories that reach millions of people. This week, we’re talking about something different, Thomas competed in one of Mr. Beasts challenges - now if you are unfamiliar with Mr. Beast, he’s a creator with over 32 million subscribers - he does these...

Duration:00:56:50

Lessons from Failed YouTubers

3/10/2020
The first 500 people to sign up get a 2 months premium membership to Skillshare for FREE: https://skl.sh/colinandsamir3 We’ve taken a 3 month break from the podcast and are really excited to be back. In these three months, I’ve traveled to India, Colin has taken 2 cross country road trips and we’ve lived out a dream of ours by working with Samsung to unveil their latest phone on stage with them at their unpacked event in San Francisco. On this episode we truly pull back the curtain and...

Duration:00:48:13

Instagram is Removing Likes.

12/2/2019
This week on the Colin and Samir Podcast we talk about our thoughts on Instagram removing likes from the platform. We also catch you guys up on our latest YouTube videos. Samir is off to India this week, so if there are any creators out there who want to connect / collaborate or any recommendations for restaurants or coffee shops - send them over to colinandsamir@gmail.com or tweet them @colinandsamir --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-colin-and-samir-podcast/support

Duration:00:29:40

If you could do anything for 30 days

10/28/2019
Colin and I are back with another episode reflecting on our year, giving you an update on what we’ve been up to and talk about what we’d prescribe to the world for 30 days. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-colin-and-samir-podcast/support

Duration:00:40:02

Why we took a break

10/7/2019
Hey, we're back! On this episode we talk about where we've been and why we took a break. We also talk about hitting one of our big goals on YouTube, 100,000 subscribers. Follow us on twitter, instagram and subscriber to us on youtube - we are Colin and Samir across all platforms. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-colin-and-samir-podcast/support

Duration:00:35:33

We made another movie ft Yes Theory's Ammar Kandil

8/19/2019
This week on the Colin and Samir Podcast, we talk about our latest movie, The Lost Pyramid, with Ammar Kandil of Yes Theory. If you haven’t heard about it yet, we spent the last month working on a movie with our friends at Yes Theory, it was one of our toughest projects to date, but we’re really excited about the story that we got to tell. On this episode we talk to Ammar about the process of making the film, and bring you guys behind the scenes of what our last few weeks have been like...

Duration:01:04:02

Candid Thoughts on Turning 30

8/5/2019
This week on the Colin and Samir podcast, Colin is back on the show and we’re just about a week away from releasing our latest movie with our friends at Yes Theory. Make sure to head to yestheory.com/documentary to get early access to the film - it comes out on August 11th and we’d love for all of you to check it out Another thing that is happening this week is that i’m turning 30. Colin and I love to talk about big milestones and i think that’s probably because we’ve gone through some...

Duration:00:40:43