Hunter Walk – Building Picks and Shovels – [Invest Like the Best, EP.112]

My guest this week is Hunter Walk, the co-founder of Homebrew, a unique venture capital firm. Hunter is a tool builder, having spent his career before venture at companies like Google and YouTube. The topic of our conversation is the intersection of creative expression, technology, human behavior, and problem-solving. We discuss his time at the…

Team CoVenture – Esoteric Credit – [Invest Like the Best, EP.108]

This week we tried something new: our guests prepared blog posts to correspond with the major topics we discussed here. check it out: an Introduction to Online Lending, My guests this week are Ali Hamed, Brian Harwitt and Marc Porzecanski who work together at CoVenture Credit. When I first had Ali on as a podcast…

Saifedean Ammous – The Bitcoin Standard – [Invest Like the Best, EP.107]

My guest this week is Saifedean Ammous, author of the book the Bitcoin Standard. This was one of the more interesting conversations I’ve had in the world of cryptocurrency, primarily because we don’t talk about Bitcoin or Crypto until 25 minutes into the talk. Instead, we focus on history, economics, sound money, low time preference,…

Trail Magic – Lessons From Two Years on Invest Like the Best

This week, to mark the two-year anniversary of the podcast, I offer a quick summary looking back and forward. Yesterday I heard about an Appalachian Trail thru-hiker named Croatoan, or Crow for short. Crow was his trail name, which all A.T. thru-hikers carry. Importantly, you can’t give yourself a trail name. Someone else has to…