Stanford Educators Corner Podcast: Live Life in Permanent Beta – Reid Hoffman

Serial entrepreneur and investor Reid Hoffman encourages individuals to become the entrepreneurs of their own lives. Hoffman shares the importance of taking intelligent risks, building thoughtful networks and continually adapting your skills to navigate a fulfilling career path.

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NPR Planet Money Podcast: Is China’s Economy Genius, Or Bound For Disaster?

When you walk around a big city in China, it feels like an entrepreneurial free-for-all — guys selling stuff on street corners, lots of little shops, everybody hustling. But when you pull back the curtain on the country’s economy, you find the government everywhere…

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Foundation Episode 16 w/ Instagram Founder Kevin Systrom

Kevin Rose sits down with Kevin Systrom, founder of (our favourite iOS app), the social photo sharing app, Instagram.

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NPR Planet Money Podcast: Genius Ideas

Four genius ideas from NPR’s, Planet Money…

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This Week In Startups Episode 229: Hosain Rahman of Jawbone

On This Week in Startups, Jason Calacanis is joined by Jawbone CEO and co-founder Hosain Rahman.

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Reuben Grinberg on the legality of Bitcoin

Reuben Grinberg, a Yale Law School graduate now in private practice in New York City, discusses his paper, published in the Hastings Science & Technology Law Journal entitled, Bitcoin: An Innovative Alternative Digital Currency. Grinberg first gives a brief overview of Bitcoin, the decentralized, digital currency.

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NPR Planet Money: Who Loaned Money To Greece, Anyway?

The clock is still ticking for the Euro. Greece are still not in a position to pay back their debts and continues to try and work out a deal with  its creditors.  But who loaned money to Greece?

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NPR Planet Money – Katy Perry’s Perfect Year

Katy Perry had an amazing year in 2011, hitting the US number one spot five times, and the most played of any artist on the radio, a truly remarkable achievement.  But in todays music business what does that mean to the record label Capital / EMI. How much did the label spend on Katy Perry? And how much did they make?  Planet Money attempts to find out.

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This Week in Startups Episode 224: Aaron Levie of Box

Box CEO and co-founder Aaron Levie joins Jason Calacanis in a special Palo Alto episode to talk founding, funding and the power of consumer choice.

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Monocle Podcast: The Entrepreneurs – Edition 12

Putting the spotlight on those driving innovation in their industries, plus where to invest, business news and tips from those who have succeeded. Read More…

Jay Adelson Podcast: Ask Jay – Chairman vs CEO

Following on from some of the comments made by this week in Kevin Rose in this week in start-ups, we find that in this episode, Jay discusses further the differences between the roles, responsibilities, obligations, and powers of the chairman of the board and the CEO.

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MoneyBoxLive Podcast: Consumer Rights

Important for those buying and returning gifts at this time of the year (or any time of the year).  Paul Lewis and guests answer your questions about consumer rights in this BBC podcast from Radio 4.

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This Week in Startups – Episode 218: Kevin Rose of Milk Inc

Does this guy need any introduction? Digg, Diggnation, Revision3, and tons more… Kevin Rose joins Jason this week to talk about their history in start-ups, Kevin’s career with web technology and his latest venture with Milk Inc.

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Freakonomics: How American Food Got So Bad: A New Marketplace Podcast

This isn’t the very latest episode of the Freakonomics podcast, but we were hooked into the fastenating contact when we tuned into it today… Tyler Cowen points fingers and gives some specific, surprising reasons why  American food got so bad. One big historical factor: Prohibition.  (photo credit: Jazz Guy)

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Monocle 24 Podcast: The Entrepreneurs

Monocle 24 series The Entrepreneurs puts the spotlight on those driving innovation in their industries, plus where to invest, business news and tips from those who have succeeded.

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