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Meet the Real Estate Tech Founder: Jonas Bordo from Dwellsy

In our latest real estate tech entrepreneur interview, we’re speaking with Jonas Bordo from Dwellsy. Who are you and what do you do? I’m Jonas Bordo and I’m the CEO and Co-Founder of Dwellsy, a free rental listing site where owners and property managers can get high quality leads for free and where renters can find a rental and make it home. What problem does your product/service solve? In recent years while I was leading central operations for Essex Property Trust, I saw it get more and more...
Tags: Interviews, America, Radio, Rentals, Jonas, Bay Area, Essex Property Trust, Dwellsy, Jonas Bordo, Co Founder of Dwellsy, NMHC Top 50 Property Managers, Housing Industry Foundation


(Long) Road to NAHBS 2020 – Teaser interview w/ Aaron Barcheck of Mosaic Cycles

Our readers love the North American Handmade Bicycle Show, and so do we. That’s why we were all saddened to learn of its postponement due to the COVID-19 virus. What to do? The show has been rescheduled to August, but we still have plenty of great NAHBS content to share with you. We’re going to have our […] The post (Long) Road to NAHBS 2020 – Teaser interview w/ Aaron Barcheck of Mosaic Cycles appeared first on Bikerumor.
Tags: Interviews, Sport, Cycling, Long Road, NAHBS, Aaron Barcheck


How anarchy and Emma Goldman inspires one of the coolest companies in America – Interview with Ari Weinzweig of Zingermans

Today’s interview is with Ari Weinzweig is CEO and co-founding partner of Zingerman’s Community of Businesses, a gourmet food business group headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan, […]
Tags: Business, Leadership, Interviews, America, Management, Customer Experience, Customer Service, Employee Engagement, Culture, Team, Ann Arbor Michigan, Anarchists, Employee Experience, Customer Centric, Anarchy, Team Development


Talking adventure games with Olivia Wood

Olivia Wood is a video game writer, narrative designer, and editor, specializing in interactive narrative. She works for Failbetter Games in London, UK. Her credits include Sunless Skies (writer, narrative designer and editor), Sunless Sea: Zubmariner (writer, narrative designer and editor), Sunless Sea (writer and editor), Fallen London (writer, narrative designer and editor), Where the Water Tastes Like Wine (contributing writer), The Mystery of Kalkomey Isle (desi...
Tags: Post, UK, News, Interviews, Wikipedia, BAFTA, Indiana Jones, Game Development, George, Jessica, London UK, British Academy of Film and Television Arts, Stan, NDA, University of Strathclyde, University of Amsterdam


John Taschek of Salesforce: Finding Right Outside Voices to Improve Company Goes Beyond Listening to Usual Suspects

One of the key things Vistage’s Joe Galvin said during last week’s convo was that vendors who treat you well in challenging times are the ones you will turn to when things get better.  And the ones who don’t will get left behind at the first opportunity to do so. I couldn’t agree more with Joe, because we all want to be treated like we’re valued for more than just a single transaction, or for the brand they represent – but for what they truly have to offer us.  And that brought me back to a conv...
Tags: Interviews, Sales, Gartner, John, Salesforce, John Taschek, Marc Benioff, Forrester, Joe, Don, Mark Benioff, Gartner Forrester, Paul Greenberg, Vala Afshar, Amy Lynch, Joe Galvin


‘Amazing Stories’ Showrunners Explain the Approach to Their Apple TV+ Reboot [Interview]

Apple has resurrected Steven Spielberg’s anthology series Amazing Stories as part of its Apple TV+ streaming service, the first of their shows to be a revival of a pre-existing show. The original series ran from 1985 through 1987 on NBC. Apple’s first season consists of five hour-long stories.  The first episode of the new series stars Dylan O’Brien as a modern man who travels back in time through the basement of a house he’s restoring. Episode two tells the afterlife tale of a runner (Hai...
Tags: Apple, Television, Movies, Interviews, Disney, Features, Spielberg, John Williams, Steven Spielberg, Joe, Steven, Josh, Elliot, Luke, Dylan, Adam


(Long) Road to NAHBS 2020 – Teaser interview w/ TJ McArthur of Titanium Joe

Our readers love the North American Handmade Bicycle Show, and so do we. That’s why we were all saddened to learn of its postponement due to the COVID-19 virus. What to do? The show has been rescheduled to August, but we still have plenty of great NAHBS content to share with you. We’re going to have our […] The post (Long) Road to NAHBS 2020 – Teaser interview w/ TJ McArthur of Titanium Joe appeared first on Bikerumor.
Tags: Interviews, Uncategorized, Sport, Cycling, Joe, Long Road, NAHBS, TJ McArthur


Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway Songwriters Explain How You Write a Theme Park Ride Theme Song [Interview]

It took more than 90 years, but Mickey Mouse finally got a theme-park attraction at the beginning of March 2020. (Ah, the beginning of March 2020, when the Disney theme parks were…y’know, open . It was a simpler time, two whole weeks ago.) Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway, currently at Disney’s Hollywood Studios in the Walt Disney World Resort (and currently in construction at Disneyland Park, arriving in 2022), takes guests on a wild ride themed to the modern, Flash-animated Mickey Mo...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Interviews, California, Disney, Features, Theme Parks, Disneyland, Sherman, Caribbean, Tomorrowland, Chris, Mozart, Donald, Mickey Mouse, Christopher


(Long) Road to NAHBS 2020 – Teaser interview w/ Mike Smith of No. 22 Bicycles

Our readers love the North American Handmade Bicycle Show, and so do we. That’s why we were all saddened to learn of its postponement due to the COVID-19 virus. What to do? The show has been rescheduled to August, but we still have plenty of great NAHBS content to share with you. We’re going to have our […] The post (Long) Road to NAHBS 2020 – Teaser interview w/ Mike Smith of No. 22 Bicycles appeared first on Bikerumor.
Tags: Interviews, Sport, Cycling, Mike Smith, Long Road, NAHBS


Bikerumor Podcast Ep #32 – ENVE explains pro wheel testing & hookless, tubeless rims for road bikes!

ENVE is pushing tubeless hard across all of their wheels and rims. And not just to all of us, but to their sponsored pro team riders, too. In this episode, we talk with them about how they tested their wider AR-series wheels with the pros. The process led to NTT deciding to use them not […] The post Bikerumor Podcast Ep #32 – ENVE explains pro wheel testing & hookless, tubeless rims for road bikes! appeared first on Bikerumor.
Tags: Interviews, Sport, Cycling, Advocacy, NTT, Road Bike, ENVE, Feature Stories, Industry News & Gone Riding


Final Fantasy VII Remake Made Episodic “So It Could Work as a Modern Game”

The reasoning behind why the impending Final Fantasy VII Remake is being made into a multi-volume title has been expanded upon by Producer Yoshinori Kitase, who expounded that the action RPG would have to cut areas or skimp on the graphics if they were to make it a single release (and totally not to cash […]
Tags: Business, Games, Interviews, Anime, RPG, Remakes, Square Enix, Final Fantasy Vii, Yoshinori Kitase


(Long) Road to NAHBS 2020 – Teaser interview w/ Steve of Steve Potts Bicycles

Our readers love the North American Handmade Bicycle Show, and so do we. That’s why we were all saddened to learn of its postponement due to the COVID-19 virus. What to do? The show has been rescheduled to August, but we still have plenty of great NAHBS content to share with you. We’re going to have our […] The post (Long) Road to NAHBS 2020 – Teaser interview w/ Steve of Steve Potts Bicycles appeared first on Bikerumor.
Tags: Interviews, Sport, Cycling, Steve, Long Road, NAHBS, Steve Potts


‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ Creature Designer Neal Scanlan on Creating Babu Frik, the Film’s Breakout Star

If you loved or hated Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, chances are pretty high that you walked out of the theater loving Babu Frik, the pint-sized alien technician who helped out heroes in a time of great need. /Film recently spoke with creature and special make-up effects creative supervisor Neal Scanlan about the origins of the goofy little droidsmith, building the character model, collaborating with actress Shirley Henderson on the final product, and more. /Film contributor Adam Frazie...
Tags: Movies, Interviews, Sci-fi, Sequels, Shirley, Lucasfilm, Rey, J J, Skywalker, Neal Scanlan, Star-Wars, Action/Adventure, Disney/Pixar, Shirley Henderson, Scanlan, Babu


RE/MAX CEO: ‘Leaders who are hiding right now are not leading’

Adam Contos, CEO of RE/MAX, sits down with Inman to discuss how he's leading one of the nation's largest franchisors in a time of uncertainty.
Tags: Leadership, Interviews, Radio, Profiles, Mario Andretti, Inman, Real Estate Market, Brokerage, Select, Adam Contos, RE/MAX, Dave Liniger, Coronavirus


(Long) Road to NAHBS 2020 – Teaser interview w/ Nao Tomii of Tomii Cycles

Our readers love the North American Handmade Bicycle Show, and so do we. That’s why we were all saddened to learn of its postponement due to the COVID-19 virus. What to do? The show has been rescheduled to August, but we still have plenty of great NAHBS content to share with you. We’re going to have our […] The post (Long) Road to NAHBS 2020 – Teaser interview w/ Nao Tomii of Tomii Cycles appeared first on Bikerumor.
Tags: Interviews, Sport, Cycling, Long Road, NAHBS, Nao Tomii


How long can we keep up with… Gravel racing pro Peter Stetina

Just how fast will a pro World Tour roadie be on the gravel? We headed out to Occidental, California, to race former road pro Peter Stetina on the forest roads that inspired him to change his pavement-focused event to Paydirt, a unique gravel experience in the Nevada mountains. Pete’s arguably the first pure “pro gravel […] The post How long can we keep up with… Gravel racing pro Peter Stetina appeared first on Bikerumor.
Tags: Interviews, Sport, Cycling, Nevada, Pete, Peter Stetina, Occidental California, Feature Stories


Meet the Real Estate Tech Founder: Lucas Haldeman from SmartRent

In our latest real estate tech entrepreneur interview, we’re speaking with Lucas Haldeman from SmartRent. Who are you and what do you do? I’m Lucas Haldeman, and I Co-Founded and serve as the CEO of SmartRent, an enterprise home automation company powering the intelligence behind 80,000+ smart homes in multifamily residences across the country. I’ve spent over two decades developing web-based technologies in the real estate space, initially as employee no. 18 at AllApartments.com (the first sit...
Tags: Interviews, US, Radio, Lucas, HVAC, Move Inc, Amazon Alexa Fund, HomeStore, Colony Starwood Homes NYSE, Lucas Haldeman, Smartrent


UVM’s Patrick Weaver on the Waxing and Waning of Fluoro Use

At fifty-years-old, University of Vermont’s head cross-country ski coach Patrick Weaver is in a sweet spot. Since May 2010, the two-time Olympian has been at the helm in Burlington, Vermont guiding student-athletes on the Eastern Intercollegiate Ski Association (EISA) ski circuit. With a long tenure and accompanying success, Weaver has become a leading voice in New England when discussing reforms in the sport.  As the debate heated up this past September when FasterSkier published an Op-Ed ...
Tags: Europe, News, Interviews, Oregon, Sport, Skiing, New England, University Of Vermont, Patrick, Perry, NF, Weaver, Burlington Vermont, UVM, Craftsbury, Eastern Intercollegiate Ski Association EISA


Talking Adventure Games with Mark Yohalem

As a game design hobbyist, Mark Yohalem has worked both on his own projects and as an offsite senior or lead writer for BioWare, inXile Entertainment, TimeGate Studios, S2 Games, Nikitova Games, and Affinix Software. As co-founder of Wormwood Studios with two friends (artist Victor Pflug and programmer James Spanos) in 2010, he developed Primordia, a classical point-and-click adventure game that has sold about a quarter million copies and was, for years, the highest-rated adventure game on St...
Tags: Video, News, Video Games, Interviews, California, Beethoven, Starcraft, Mark, University of Strathclyde, Daily Journal, University of Amsterdam, International Journal, Kohan, Stardew Valley, Warcraft III, Plotkin


Joe Galvin of Vistage: Life After The Coronavirus Pandemic Will Be Different For Small Business

Last year I had a great conversation on what digital transformation means for small businesses with Joe Galvin, chief research officer for Vistage, a peer mentoring membership organization for CEOs, business owners and executives of small- to mid-size businesses with more than 22,000 members in 20 countries. Vistage recently published a report based on a survey of their membership on how the coronavirus pandemic is effecting their confidence and impacting their business.  So I was glad to spend ...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Interviews, China, Sales, Joe, Trump, Don, Facebook Facebook, SBA, Wuhan China, Vistage, Joe Galvin, Coronavirus Biz Advice


(Long) Road to NAHBS 2020 – Teaser interview w/ Brad Bingham of Bingham Built

Our readers love the North American Handmade Bicycle Show, and so do we. That’s why we were all saddened to learn of its postponement due to the COVID-19 virus. What to do? The show has been rescheduled to August, but we still have plenty of great NAHBS content to share with you. We’re going to […] The post (Long) Road to NAHBS 2020 – Teaser interview w/ Brad Bingham of Bingham Built appeared first on Bikerumor.
Tags: Interviews, Sport, Cycling, Long Road, NAHBS, Brad Bingham, Bingham Built


We are moving from a ticketing age to a conversational age – Interview with Mads Fosselius of Dixa

Today’s interview is with Mads Fosselius, CEO of Dixa, a global customer service tech company that is on a mission to help brands build friendships with […]
Tags: Business, Technology, Interviews, Messaging, Communication, Customer Experience, Customer Service, Employee Engagement, Team, Ticketing, Employee Experience, Service Experience, Dixa, Mads Fosselius, Asynchronous Messaging, Conversational Age


Resident Evil 3 Remake’s Jill Design “Sex Appeal Was Not the Right Direction”

The art director behind the Resident Evil 3 Remake unveiled the thought process behind Jill’s new outfit, explaining that “sex appeal was not the right direction” and once again using the tired nonsensical excuse of wanting the character to be “believable” and their outfit to have “practicality”. An interview with Resident Evil 3 Remake Art […]
Tags: Games, Interviews, Horror, Feminism, Anime, Remakes, Jill, Capcom, Resident Evil, Character Design, Jill Design


I'm Meathead Goldwyn of AmazingRibs.com and This Is How I Eat

It’s obvious that Meathead Goldwyn knows a lot about meat—but it must be said that after nearly half a century of eating and drinking for a living, he knows a lot of other things, too. His site, AmazingRibs.com, is not only a font of BBQ and meat-centric grilling wisdom, but a resource for information on safety, a few …Read more...
Tags: Interviews, Eating, Lifehacks, Meathead Goldwyn


I'm Meathead Goldwyn of AmazingRibs and This Is How I Eat

It’s obvious that Meathead Goldwyn knows a lot about meat—but it must be said that after nearly half a century of eating and drinking for a living, he knows a lot of other things, too. His site, AmazingRibs.com, is not only a font of BBQ and meat-centric grilling wisdom, but a resource for information on safety, …Read more...
Tags: Interviews, Eating, Lifehacks, Meathead Goldwyn


[Interview] Wayne B. Titus III, CPA/PFS, AIFA, Author Of “The Entrepreneur’s Guide To Financial Well-Being”

These are tricky times for entrepreneurs indeed — and it’s tempting to resort to doing everything as the pressure mounts to stay afloat. But financial well-being has to be a lot more than a knee-jerk response. The key is developing a strategic perspective, and resisting that DIY reflex. More than ever before, entrepreneurs need to make the right decisions for long-term survival, and be clear on objectives that go beyond a bandaid approach. In his new book, “The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Financial...
Tags: Startups, Interviews, Entrepreneurship, China, Fortune, Wayne, Stephen Covey, Entrepreneur Advice, DALBAR, Wayne Titus, AMDG Financial, AMDG Business Advisory Services, Wayne B Titus III, Cadillac Oldsmobile


Zoho Campaigns Expert Diaries Podcast Interview with Gail Gardner; Interviewer Aishwarya Ashok

Aishwarya Ashok of Zoho Campaigns did an interview with me, Gail Gardner, for their Expert Diaries podcast series. My readers might be interested in this podcast interview on email marketing for small business. You can listen to it on YouTube or read the transcript below. 1. It’s a pleasure to have you with us, Gail. To start, could you explain how your venture, GrowMap, helps businesses grow? As a Small Business Marketing Strategist, I assist small businesses in prioritizing actions they ...
Tags: Facebook, Business, Podcasts, Microsoft, Interviews, Email Marketing, Neil Patel, Gail, Gail Gardner, Aishwarya Ashok, Zoho Campaigns, Optimmonster, LinkedIn Twitter Reddit Pinterest Instagram


Final Fantasy VII Remake Documentary Discusses the Transition to Action Combat

A video documentary, like for other entries in the franchise, has surfaced for the impending Final Fantasy VII Remake, the informative video containing commentary from the remake’s many developers as they discuss what it was like recreating the “world renowned” RPG. The extensive 22-minute video (labeled as episode one) features the following developers: Yoshinori Kitase […]
Tags: Games, Interviews, Anime, RPG, Remakes, Square Enix, Final Fantasy Vii, Yoshinori Kitase


4x National Champion Kyle Bratrud Retires From Professional Skiing (With Audio Interviews)

Kyle Bratrud placed 31st in the 15 k classic at the 2019 World Championships in Seefeld, Austria. (Photo: John Lazenby/lazenbyphoto.com) On February 18th, four days before the American Birkie, Kyle Bratrud (SMS T2) announced that the race would be his final competition as a professional skier. The news caught many by surprise as Bratrud seemed to be having a strong season, following a solid season in 2018/19.  Last season, the 26-year-old Minnesota native won the 15-kilometer classic and...
Tags: Europe, Minnesota, Interviews, US, Sport, Skiing, Community, Michigan, Norway, Boulder, Houghton, Fis, Steamboat Springs, Midwest, Lillehammer, Davos Switzerland


Gust Has Several “Unannounced Titles in the Works”

Gust’s brand manager has informed Famitsu that the Atelier series developers are working on a number of unannounced games, with Atelier Ryza fanatics desperately wishing for a continuation of some sort given the RPG’s unprecedented success. Senior brand manager Junzo Hosoi (who is being promoted to “Gust Brand Manager” come April 1st) has worked as […]
Tags: Games, Interviews, Anime, Announcements, Famitsu, Gust, Junzo Hosoi