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A podcast dedicated to demystifying Venture Capital. Nick Moran interviews the VC and Angel investor experts on how they find, evaluate and select the next generation of great technology startups.

A podcast dedicated to demystifying Venture Capital. Nick Moran interviews the VC and Angel investor experts on how they find, evaluate and select the next generation of great technology startups.
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A podcast dedicated to demystifying Venture Capital. Nick Moran interviews the VC and Angel investor experts on how they find, evaluate and select the next generation of great technology startups.

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English


Episodes

Investor Stories 101: Lessons Learned (Kaden, Duovos, Cast)

12/12/2018
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On this special segment of The Full Ratchet, the following Investors are featured: Rebecca Kaden Chris Duovos Carter Cast Each investor illustrates a critical lesson learned about startup investing and how it's changed their approach. To listen more, please visit http://fullratchet.net/podcast-episodes/ for all of our other episodes. Also, follow us on twitter @TheFullRatchet for updates and more information.

Duration:00:11:55

176. Creating Powerful Networks, 3 Rules for Great Products, and the Future of Mobile Tech (SC Moatti)

12/11/2018
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SC Moatti of Mighty Capital joins Nick to discuss Creating Powerful Networks, 3 Rules for Great Products, and the Future of Mobile Tech. In this episode, we cover:

Duration:00:48:53

Investor Stories 100: Why I Passed (Wallace, Zuberi, Medved)

11/28/2018
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On this special segment of The Full Ratchet, the following Investors are featured: Brendan Wallace Bilal Zuberi Joe Medved Each investor highlights a situation where they decided not to invest, why they passed, and how it played out. To listen more, please visit http://fullratchet.net/podcast-episodes/ for all of our other episodes. Also, follow us on twitter @TheFullRatchet for updates and more information.

Duration:00:11:21

175. From Operator to Accelerator MD to Fund Manager (John Fein)

11/21/2018
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John Fein of Firebrand Ventures joins Nick to discuss From Operator to Accelerator MD to Fund Manager. In this episode, we cover:

Duration:00:48:57

Investor Stories 99: Post Mortems (Martino, Simoudis, Narasin)

11/14/2018
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On this special segment of The Full Ratchet, the following Investors are featured: Paul Martino Evangelos Simoudis Ben Narasin Each investor discusses a portfolio company that did not survive and why it was that they failed. To listen more, please visit http://fullratchet.net/podcast-episodes/ for all of our other episodes. Also, follow us on twitter @TheFullRatchet for updates and more information.

Duration:00:15:21

174. VCs Ride the Bus, Comeback Cities & Unorthodox Investing

11/7/2018
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Roy Bahat of Bloomberg Beta joins Nick to discuss VCs Ride the Bus, Comeback Cities & Unorthodox Investing. In this episode, we cover:

Duration:00:43:09

Investor Stories 98: The Strange & Unusual (Anderson, O'Reilly, Pascucci)

10/31/2018
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On this special segment of The Full Ratchet, the following Investors are featured: Sarah Anderson Tim O'Reilly Vic Pascucci Each investor describes the most unusual situation or pitch that they've encountered as an investor. To listen more, please visit http://fullratchet.net/podcast-episodes/ for all of our other episodes. Also, follow us on twitter @TheFullRatchet for updates and more information.

Duration:00:11:07

173. Corruption, Extortion and the Fight Against Entrenched Interests-- How a VC Saves Startups from Death by Politics (Bradley Tusk)

10/25/2018
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Bradley Tusk of Tusk Ventures joins Nick to discuss Corruption, Extortion and the Fight Against Entrenched Interests-- How a VC Saves Startups from Death by Politics. In this episode, we cover:

Duration:00:43:34

Investor Stories 97: Lessons Learned (Einstein, Cohen, Nof)

10/19/2018
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On this special segment of The Full Ratchet, the following Investors are featured: David Cohen Ben Einstein Jordan Nof Each investor illustrates a critical lesson learned about startup investing and how it's changed their approach. To listen more, please visit http://fullratchet.net/podcast-episodes/ for all of our other episodes. Also, follow us on twitter @TheFullRatchet for updates and more information.

Duration:00:12:13

172. Growth Investing in Biotech, Genomics and Pharma (Jim Tananbaum)

10/12/2018
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Jim Tananbaum of Foresite Capital joins Nick to discuss Growth Investing in Biotech, Genomics and Pharma. In this episode, we cover: -His 25 years in the industry working as both an entrepreneur and investor.. often at the same time -Jim's investment focus at Foresight -The major changes in biotech over the past two decades -The key elements he looks for in a business -The main drivers causing more opportunity in the sector -The key challenges to investing in biotech, pharma and...

Duration:00:50:00

Investor Stories 96: What's Next (Ascher, Medved, Fontana)

10/1/2018
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On this special segment of The Full Ratchet, the following Investors are featured: Each investor discusses sectors, drivers and/or trends that may have significant impact in the future and are potentially positioned for outsized-returns.

Duration:00:09:52

171. Sports Tech and the Future of eSports (Wayne Kimmel)

9/20/2018
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Wayne Kimmel of SeventySix Capital joins Nick to discuss Sports Tech and the Future of eSports. In this episode, we cover:

Duration:00:42:50

Investor Stories 95: Why I Passed (Kaden, Hardiman, Simoudis)

9/7/2018
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On this special segment of The Full Ratchet, the following Investors are featured: Each investor highlights a situation where they decided not to invest, why they passed, and how it played out.

Duration:00:12:16

170. Go-to-Market Fit, Tidal Waves, Category Leadership & Split-Personalities (Tae Hea Nahm)

8/24/2018
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Tae Hea Nahm of Storm Ventures joins Nick to discuss Go-to-Market Fit, Tidal Waves, Category Leadership & Split-Personalities. In this episode, we cover: What was your path to Venture Capital like and why’d you make that career change? You’ve been very successful with exits- is there a framework you apply to identify these? Can you explain further about your tidal investing strategy and how it has changed? With your expansive experience in Venture, do you believe are changes necessary in...

Duration:00:39:09

Investor Stories 94: The Strange & Unusual (Ramanujam, Turner, Leitersdorf)

8/16/2018
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On this special segment of The Full Ratchet, the following Investors are featured: Madhavan Ramanujam Guy Turner Yoav Leitersdorf Each investor describes the most unusual situation or pitch that they've encountered as an investor. To listen more, please visit http://fullratchet.net/podcast-episodes/ for all of our other episodes. Also, follow us on twitter TheFullRatchet for updates and more information.

Duration:00:09:54

Investor Stories 93: Lessons Learned (Zuberi, Coelius, Galbut)

8/8/2018
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On this special segment of The Full Ratchet, the following Investors are featured: Bilal Zuberi Zach Coelius Elizabeth Galbut Each investor illustrates a critical lesson learned about startup investing and how it's changed their approach. To listen more, please visit http://fullratchet.net/podcast-episodes/ for all of our other episodes. Also, follow us on twitter TheFullRatchet for updates and more information.

Duration:00:10:51

169. Product is Paramount (Brian Ascher)

7/30/2018
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Brian Ascher of Venrock joins Nick to discuss Product is Paramount. In this episode, we cover: What is your story at Venrock and how have both you and your firm evolved over the past two decades. Talk a little about Venrock and your focus there. You were a product manager at Intuit, prior to Venrock.. what do you think is the VCs role in shaping product strategy? What are your thoughts on SaaS investing and this increasing focus on the "Intelligent Enterprise" You wrote an article a few...

Duration:00:42:21

Investor Stories 92: What's Next (Martino, Calacanis, Farmer)

7/21/2018
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On this special segment of The Full Ratchet, the following investors are featured: Paul Martino Jason Calacanis Chris Farmer Each investor discusses sectors, drivers and/or trends that may have significant impact in the future and are potentially positioned for outsized-returns. To listen more, please visit http://fullratchet.net/podcast-episodes/ for all of our other episodes. Also, follow us on twitter TheFullRatchet for updates and more information.

Duration:00:08:17

168. Leadership from Origin to Scale (Carter Cast)

7/16/2018
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Carter Cast of Pritzker Group joins Nick to discuss Leadership from Origin to Scale. In this episode, we cover: You’ve been a manager and leader in early stage companies – from startups like Blue Nile (from $0 to $50 million in a couple years) to Walmart.com (from $0 – 5 billion in 7 years). I'm sure each was different but tell us about the experience of scaling such high growth companies?What were some of the key lessons or surprises from those experiences?You went from Operator to VC......

Duration:00:57:31

Investor Stories 91: Why I Passed (Anderson, Fontana, Duovos)

7/12/2018
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On this special segment of The Full Ratchet, the following Investors are featured: Sarah Anderson Ash Fontana Chris Duovos Each investor highlights a situation where they decided not to invest, why they passed, and how it played out. To listen more, please visit http://fullratchet.net/podcast-episodes/ for all of our other episodes. Also, follow us on twitter TheFullRatchet for updates and more information.

Duration:00:10:34