October 25, 2015
Deren Hansen, author of the Dunlith Hill Writing guides joins the Technology = Equality Community to provide an inside look at the publishing industry. Listen in as Derendelights with his wit and hypnotic audio book voice!
"There is a real power in playing." ~Deren Hansen
Strategy: Take your time to explore; what is it you are trying to accomplish, why you are trying to accomplish this, and how you anticipate your idea working out.
Wisdom: It can be difficult to strike a balance between coming up with an abundance of ideas and choosing which ideas to follow. When chasing new ideas, be sure you are not suffering from theFear of Missing Out. Create structure for yourself so you can continuously produce.
Wish: A time machine is really in demand; Deren is not the first Technology = Equality Podcast guest to ask!What is going on Tech =E Community?!?! In reality, Deren would love to have a personalized book suggestion tool.
Useful Tool: DunlithHill.com
October 18, 2015
What happens when you mix philosophy with artificial intelligence? Donavon Urfalian joins the Technology = Equality Community to provide an inside look at what he calls the Web 3.0. Listen in to learn all about who you need in the founding team for any tech start-up, Donavon's journey and Owlintel.
"I realized that I was just asking the wrong question." ~Donavon Urfalian
Strategy: Research to clarify what the actual need is in your chosen industry. Develop a strategy to solve the need and
Wisdom: When building your founding team, be sure to include the following team members; Software Engineer, Graphic Designer, Advertiser, Social Media Evangelist, your entrepreneurial drive and a mentor to help along the way.
Wish: To continue with business as usual. He has nothing to change; he is living and loving his journey.
October 11, 2015
Hear how one woman took her psychology degree to the dogs! Heidi shares the difficulty of finding your true path and how she has dealt with the pivots of her entrepreneurial journey.
"People have to hit rock bottom to want to change!" ~Heidi Kingsbury
Strategy: Heidi found that giving back and taking the time to volunteer in your industry can help you learn and grow tremendously.
Wisdom: Be very clear with yourself about what your why really is! Making an adjustment in your entrepreneurial path is not difficult if you know why you are doing what it is you are doing. Be open to new opportunities, recognize your strengths and follow them.
Wish: To raise awareness and have more people donate in whatever manner possible to animal rights.
October 4, 2015
Former NFL safety Marques Anderson has transformed his career in football to a life of philanthropy. Marques is bridging the gap between education and industry implementation with the World Education (WE) Foundation. Listen in as Marques shares his journey from the NFL to Norway with the Technology = Equality Community for episode #35.
"You have to be ready to dive in, sometimes without all of the details." ~Marques Anderson
Strategy: Research, research, and more research. Use every avenue, contact and resource you can think of to educate you on your industry. Activate your network by recognizing whose strengths complement your weaknesses.
Wisdom: Know your WHY and be open to new opportunities! Your entrepreneurial journey will never be as predictable as your end goal. Enjoy the lessons learned as your journey continues to unfold.
Wish: To streamline the process of identifying good opportunities for the WE Foundation to take action and create initiatives to continue bridging the gap between education and idea implementation in new industries.