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FOMO Sapiens with Patrick J. McGinnis

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FOMO Sapiens with Patrick J. McGinnis

FOMO Sapiens with Patrick J. McGinnis

HBR Presents / Patrick J. McGinnis

22
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45
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Patrick J. McGinnis, creator of the term FOMO (Fear of Missing Out), talks to leaders in business, entrepreneurship, politics, and culture. How do they choose from among the many opportunities in their busy lives and find the courage to miss out on the the rest? Patrick is the author of "The 10% Entrepreneur."The views expressed on this podcast are those of its hosts, guests, and callers, and not those of Harvard Business Review.

Latest Episodes

A Female Founder in a Male VC World

When Kate Ryder started to raise funding for a pioneering healthcare app for women, the (mostly male) VCs didn't believe her idea was "big" enough. So Ryder turned to female investors and VCs with healthcare industry expertise to raise capital for Maven, which has served five million patients in 175 countries, since launching in 2014.

28 MIN1 d ago
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A Female Founder in a Male VC World

Free Market Politics Part 2: Can We Fix America’s Political System?

Political innovation activists Katherine Gehl and Michael Porter discuss innovative reforms that could increase competition and accountability in American politics.

30 MIN1 w ago
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Free Market Politics Part 2: Can We Fix America’s Political System?

Free Market Politics Part 1: How America’s Political System Became a Duopoly

Political innovation activists Katherine Gehl and Michael Porter explain how America's two-party political system undermines the robust competition and accountability necessary for democracy to thrive.

31 MIN2 w ago
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Free Market Politics Part 1: How America’s Political System Became a Duopoly

The Lost Art of Thinking for Yourself

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29 MIN3 w ago
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The Lost Art of Thinking for Yourself

How TOMS Shoes Founder Rebalanced Life and Work

After working 90-hour weeks as a successful, serial entrepreneur, a battle with depression led TOMS Shoes founder Blake Mycoskie to reevaluate his life balance and, ultimately, create his newest startup.

30 MINJUN 11
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How TOMS Shoes Founder Rebalanced Life and Work

Deciphering Big Data to Make Better Decisions

Data can play an important role in challenging the illusions, presumptions, and prejudices of “common sense.” In this episode, New York Times bestselling author and data scientist Seth Stephens-Davidowitz explains how to use rigorous analysis to follow the data – wherever it leads.

27 MINJUN 4
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Deciphering Big Data to Make Better Decisions

Startup vs. Pandemic: Farmgirl Flowers’ Fight for Survival

Farmgirl Flowers founder (and friend of the show) Christina Stembel returns to share how she navigated difficult emotions and impossible decisions during the early days of the Covid-19 crisis, as she tried to save the startup that she spent 10 years building. Plus, Zibby Owens, creator of the podcast, “Moms Don't Have Time To Read,” helps us broaden our reading horizons during lockdown.

30 MINMAY 28
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Startup vs. Pandemic: Farmgirl Flowers’ Fight for Survival

How to Get What You Really Want in a Negotiation

Professor Alexandra Carter, director of Columbia Law School’s Mediation Clinic, explains how to overcome FOMO when negotiating for work and in everyday life. Plus, social media comedy sensation Matt Buechele (@mattbooshel) tells us how he’s creating viral internet comedy during the Covid-19 lockdown.

30 MINMAY 21
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How to Get What You Really Want in a Negotiation

Bring Deep Focus to Working from Home

Caveday founders Jake Kahana, Jeremy Redleaf, and Molly Sonsteng explain how an experiment in productivity among friends became a startup that helps companies, teams, and individuals around the world reshape their work rituals to become more productive, focused, and engaged. Plus, Kate Eberle Walker, CEO of remote education company PresenceLearning, offers homeschooling tips for parents and kids.

31 MINMAY 14
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Bring Deep Focus to Working from Home

How Chobani Wins in Business While Giving Back

Chobani President Peter McGuinness explains how the American food company’s actions outside the boardroom reflect the values of its founder and its employees, and how a commitment to doing good can drive innovation and market success.

28 MINMAY 7
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How Chobani Wins in Business While Giving Back

Latest Episodes

A Female Founder in a Male VC World

When Kate Ryder started to raise funding for a pioneering healthcare app for women, the (mostly male) VCs didn't believe her idea was "big" enough. So Ryder turned to female investors and VCs with healthcare industry expertise to raise capital for Maven, which has served five million patients in 175 countries, since launching in 2014.

28 MIN1 d ago
Comments
A Female Founder in a Male VC World

Free Market Politics Part 2: Can We Fix America’s Political System?

Political innovation activists Katherine Gehl and Michael Porter discuss innovative reforms that could increase competition and accountability in American politics.

30 MIN1 w ago
Comments
Free Market Politics Part 2: Can We Fix America’s Political System?

Free Market Politics Part 1: How America’s Political System Became a Duopoly

Political innovation activists Katherine Gehl and Michael Porter explain how America's two-party political system undermines the robust competition and accountability necessary for democracy to thrive.

31 MIN2 w ago
Comments
Free Market Politics Part 1: How America’s Political System Became a Duopoly

The Lost Art of Thinking for Yourself

In an age where we increasingly pass responsibility for our most important choices on to experts, trend analyst Vikram Mansharamani explains why cultivating the knowledge and skills of a generalist can help preserve our autonomy and self-determination.

29 MIN3 w ago
Comments
The Lost Art of Thinking for Yourself

How TOMS Shoes Founder Rebalanced Life and Work

After working 90-hour weeks as a successful, serial entrepreneur, a battle with depression led TOMS Shoes founder Blake Mycoskie to reevaluate his life balance and, ultimately, create his newest startup.

30 MINJUN 11
Comments
How TOMS Shoes Founder Rebalanced Life and Work

Deciphering Big Data to Make Better Decisions

Data can play an important role in challenging the illusions, presumptions, and prejudices of “common sense.” In this episode, New York Times bestselling author and data scientist Seth Stephens-Davidowitz explains how to use rigorous analysis to follow the data – wherever it leads.

27 MINJUN 4
Comments
Deciphering Big Data to Make Better Decisions

Startup vs. Pandemic: Farmgirl Flowers’ Fight for Survival

Farmgirl Flowers founder (and friend of the show) Christina Stembel returns to share how she navigated difficult emotions and impossible decisions during the early days of the Covid-19 crisis, as she tried to save the startup that she spent 10 years building. Plus, Zibby Owens, creator of the podcast, “Moms Don't Have Time To Read,” helps us broaden our reading horizons during lockdown.

30 MINMAY 28
Comments
Startup vs. Pandemic: Farmgirl Flowers’ Fight for Survival

How to Get What You Really Want in a Negotiation

Professor Alexandra Carter, director of Columbia Law School’s Mediation Clinic, explains how to overcome FOMO when negotiating for work and in everyday life. Plus, social media comedy sensation Matt Buechele (@mattbooshel) tells us how he’s creating viral internet comedy during the Covid-19 lockdown.

30 MINMAY 21
Comments
How to Get What You Really Want in a Negotiation

Bring Deep Focus to Working from Home

Caveday founders Jake Kahana, Jeremy Redleaf, and Molly Sonsteng explain how an experiment in productivity among friends became a startup that helps companies, teams, and individuals around the world reshape their work rituals to become more productive, focused, and engaged. Plus, Kate Eberle Walker, CEO of remote education company PresenceLearning, offers homeschooling tips for parents and kids.

31 MINMAY 14
Comments
Bring Deep Focus to Working from Home

How Chobani Wins in Business While Giving Back

Chobani President Peter McGuinness explains how the American food company’s actions outside the boardroom reflect the values of its founder and its employees, and how a commitment to doing good can drive innovation and market success.

28 MINMAY 7
Comments
How Chobani Wins in Business While Giving Back
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