Episode 11 - Super Book Sunday

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Episode 10 - Book Beer Podcast

Okay so this podcast is not entirely about beer however I do talk about the great book So You Want to Start a Brewery?: The Lagunitas Story by Tony Magee. A must read for every entrepreneur regardless of their industry.

Other books covered in this episode are:

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Episode 9 - Back from the Christmas Hiatus

This episode quickly runs through the 23 books I read during the Christmas hiatus. There's a lot of good stuff here covering books like Digital Gold, Rise of the Robots, Predictably Irrational, Beginning of Infinity, Catch-22, and more. You'll also learn about Peter Diamandis and his 28 laws.

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Book Recommendations for 2016 - Lists of book recommendations from Business Insider, Forbes, Bloomberg Business, Singularity University, and more.

What I'm Reading in 2016 - Here's a list of 109 of the 200 books I plan on reading this year!

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Episode 8 - Rockefeller, Creativity, and Jim Crow

In this episode I review three books and share a couple of articles related to reading.

Make sure to tweet me @ryanelward with what books you think I should check out! Thanks for listening!

All my podcasts, reading lists, and book notes are put together with the help of Evernote.

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Episode 7 - Seventh Podcast Seven Books

In this episode I give a brief summary of these seven books:

According to Carmine the 10,000 hour rule applies to public speaking so forgive me as this is only the seventh episode. However the sound is the best quality of any episode of any so far!

I'm building a list based on your recommendations. If you have a book you think I need to read please leave a comment on the podcast blog post or tweet me @ryanelward. Cheers!

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Episode 6 - Coffee with the Westboro Baptists

In this episode I give you an update of what books I've finished so far this week along with some great articles I think you will enjoy!

Here are some of the articles I talk about:

  • Unfollow - The Story of Megan Phelps-Roper (of the Westboro Baptists) and Twitter. Follow Megan @meganphelps on twitter.
  • Why the Tom's buy one, give one model doesn't work.
  • Coffee reduces your risk of dying! Rejoice.
  • Putting the ap(p) in apartment.

Also please recommend books by way of twitter @ryanelward. Will read one book a week from the recommendations received.

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Episode 5 - Leaders, Morality, and Ahab

In this show I give a brief summary of these five books:

And I forgot to turn on the damn mic.

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Episode 4 - Don't Be A Statistic

In this episode I give you an update of what books I've finished so far this week along with a few articles I think you might be interested in. The episode ends with some tips to help you get more reading done. 

Here are some things we will talk about:

  • America's nuttiest couple behind POM Wonderful and Fiji Water
  • Why Moore's Law is no more
  • Virtual Reality and the Movies
  • Marijuana and tech
  • Third world and developed world diseases
  • Andrew Luck book club

Thanks for the listen! Tweet me @ryanelward to let me know what you are reading.

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Episode 3 - Desire, Deceit, and the Economy

In this show I give a brief summary of these six books:

I also pay homage to René Girard at the beginning of the podcast.

Rene Girard Stanford Obituary

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Episode 2 - Upside Questions and Success Habits

In this show I ask four upside questions:

  • What would it take you to accomplish a medium term goal (3-5 years time) in just six months?
  • Are you working on a problem that could impact the lives of a billion people?
  • What would a ten time improvement look like this time next year?
  • What are the habits of successful people and how can I build them into my life?

We also cover the 18 habits of successful people.

This week I remembered to turn the correct microphone on. :)

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Episode 1 - Listening to the Beatles

In this show I give a brief summary of these five books:

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