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Contrary Radio hosts conversations with founders about starting companies at universities.

Contrary Radio hosts conversations with founders about starting companies at universities.
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United States

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Contrary Radio hosts conversations with founders about starting companies at universities.

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English


Episodes

Sam Yagan of SparkNotes and OkCupid

11/27/2018
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On this episode of Contrary Radio, we cover how Sam started SparkNotes in college and OkCupid in business school, making the decision to sell his company, and transitioning from a “super math nerd” to an effective leader and communicator.

Duration:00:30:02

SoFi cofounder Dan Macklin

11/27/2018
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In this episode of Contrary Radio, we cover why Dan worked at a bank for 12 years out of undergrad, how business school at Stanford made SoFi possible, how to build a moat when the product you’re building is somewhat commoditized, and the brand value of creating delight and community. We hope you enjoy listening!

Duration:00:23:03

Airbnb cofounder Nathan Blecharczyk

11/25/2018
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This is the first ever episode of Contrary Radio, a series of conversations for university-based founders. Airbnb co-founder Nate Blecharczyk tells us how he learned to code, why he shutdown his successful business in college, and some lessons learned from holding diverse responsibilities at Airbnb!

Duration:00:23:34