Released May 17th, 2022
Invest Like the Best
Daniel Gross, Tyler Cowen - Identifying Talent
Tyler is an economics professor and Daniel is the founder of start-up accelerator Pioneer. We cover all aspects of identifying, pricing, and evaluating talent, the correlation between talent and happiness, and why talent is a potential rate limiter on global progress.
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Daniel Gross - Finding Undiscovered Talent
Daniel is the founder of Pioneer, a fully remote startup generator. We cover the art of asking great question, the use of psychometrics, and the frontiers of new technology investing.
Antonio Gracias - Pro-Entropic Investing
Antonio Gracias is the founder, CIO, and CEO of Valor Equity Partners. We cover his concept of pro-entropic investing, what he learned as a 25-year-old running a manufacturing business, and his methods for eliminating biases when making investments.
Jack Clark - Grateful for Everything, Entitled to Nothing
Jack Clark is the head coach of the University of California Varsity Rugby team. We cover how Jack builds high-performing teams, the shared vocabulary he creates across his organization, and his work with companies applying what he's learned on the field to operating businesses.
David Rubenstein - Life, Leadership, and LBOs
David Rubenstein is the co-founder of The Carlyle Group. We cover David's approach to building Carlyle, the most valuable lessons he learnt from some of the world's greatest leaders, and why he places such importance on history, writing, and giving back.
Conversations With Tyler
Tyler's podcast series interviewing underrated thinkers in wide-ranging explorations of their work, the world, and everything in between.
Tyler Cowen: Thinking About Thinking
A discussion with Tyler on advances in technology, thinking about thinking, complacency, and preparing for an uncertain future.
Paul Graham on Start-ups, Innovation, and Creativity
Hear this 2009 interview where Paul Graham discusses the beginnings of Y Combinator and shares timeless thoughts on start-ups.
Daniel Gross Blog Posts
A collection of Daniel's thoughts on start-ups, technology, and more topics.
Talent: How to Identify Energizers, Creatives, and Winners Around the World
Daniel and Tyler's book on the art and science of talent search: how to identify, attract, assess and retain highly talented people.
Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game
An overview of the secret used by the Oakland A's to achieve success in baseball - implementing statistical analysis to structure a team.