Founders Talk: Startups & Leadership

By Changelog Media

In-depth, one-on-one conversations with founders, CEOs, and makers. The journey, lessons learned, and the struggles. Let’s do this! Host Adam Stacoviak dives deep into the trials, tribulations, successes, and failures of industry leading entrepreneurs, leaders, innovators, and visionaries.

  1. 1.
    The journey to massive scale and ultra-resilience
    1:10:09
  2. 2.
    Intensely focused on building a software company
    1:21:08
  3. 3.
    Balancing business and open source
    1:35:11
  4. 4.
    Slow and steady wins
    1:12:09
  5. 5.
    From acquisition to full conviction
    1:31:49
  6. 6.
    Leading GitLab to $100M ARR
    1:01:58
  7. 7.
    Building a real programmable robot
    1:17:32
  8. 8.
    Becoming an accidental founder
    41:05
  1. 9.
    Mastering the art of quitting
    1:38:12
  2. 10.
    Failing to build a billion-dollar company
    1:12:00
  3. 11.
    What are you optimizing for?
    1:13:29
  4. 12.
    Building a hardware/software product company
    1:06:12
  5. 13.
    Zero up-front costs for a CS education
    45:30
  6. 14.
    Isaac Schlueter on building npm and hiring a CEO
    1:08:13
  7. 15.
    Leading data-driven software teams and products
    1:28:38
  8. 16.
    How $3.8M in seed funding started Gatsby as an open source company
    1:12:06
  9. 17.
    Tidelift's mission is to pay open source maintainers
    1:08:23
  10. 18.
    From dropout to CEO of Sentry and taking on New Relic
    1:12:34
  11. 19.
    BONUS: Growing a successful sales team at Sentry
    10:39
  12. 20.
    Eric Berry is funding open source with CodeFund
    1:21:15
  13. 21.
    Side hustle to $35M ARR at Zapier
    1:09:18
  14. 22.
    From side project to $7.25M for Unsplash
    1:20:46
  15. 23.
    Starting over from zero
    57:06
  16. 24.
    Growing Open Collective
    1:11:52
  17. 25.
    🔥 Founders Talk is back!
    3:09
  18. 26.
    Sam Soffes / Onward
    1:18:02
  19. 27.
    Chad Pytel / thoughtbot
    1:37:13
  20. 28.
    Geoffrey Grosenbach / PeepCode, Part 2
    1:08:22
  21. 29.
    Kevin Delaney / Charity Hack
    1:02:54
  22. 30.
    Tim Smith / The East Wing
    1:26:25
  23. 31.
    Drew Strojny / Memberful
    1:00:58
  24. 32.
    Dalton Caldwell / App.net - Part 2
    1:34:22
  25. 33.
    Robert Sha / CAPSULE + Minimalist
    1:47:55
  26. 34.
    Daniel Genser & Jamie Smyth / TypeEngine
    1:35:05
  27. 35.
    After Founders Talk #42
    4:03
  28. 36.
    Dalton Caldwell / App.net - Part 1
    55:14
  29. 37.
    Garrett Dimon / Sifter
    1:40:29
  30. 38.
    Sam Soffes / Seesaw - Part 3
    1:29:07
  31. 39.
    After Founders Talk #39
    8:19
  32. 40.
    Sam Soffes / Nothing Magical, Cheddar - Part 2
    1:31:45
  33. 41.
    Sam Soffes / Nothing Magical, Cheddar - Part 1
    1:40:27
  34. 42.
    After Founders Talk #37
    24:45
  35. 43.
    Sarah Hatter / CoSupport - Part 2
    1:28:44
  36. 44.
    After Founders Talk #36
    17:32
  37. 45.
    Sarah Hatter / CoSupport - Part 1
    1:03:20
  38. 46.
    After Founders Talk #35
    7:57
  39. 47.
    Steve Espinosa / AppStack
    1:00:43
  40. 48.
    After Founders Talk #34
    6:45
  41. 49.
    Jon Crawford / Storenvy
    56:35
  42. 50.
    After Founders Talk #33
    9:10

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