295 Sam Sethi | Self-Deprecation, Sarcasm & Creating Communities Through Podcasting

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Award-winning radio presenter and Host of Podland News, Sam Sethi, joins the show to discuss the numerous entrepreneurial projects he’s worked on throughout his career, including the work he’s currently doing at River Radio. Today, Harry and Sam share in an engaging dialogue focusing on Sam’s tech journey, his transition to angel investing and other entrepreneurial pursuits, and the overall direction of the podcasting industry.

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What We Covered:

  • 06:42 – Entrepreneur Sam Sethi joins the show to discuss the inspiration behind launching TechCrunch Europe and his natural curiosity
  • 11:53 – The self-deprecating, sarcastic and thirsty Brits
  • 17:55 – Sam’s fondest memory of early tech
  • 21:42 – From Netscape to Microstrategy and Sam’s experience with Michael Saylor
  • 26:23 – Transitioning to angel investing and other entrepreneurial projects
  • 34:08 – The origin story of River Radio
  • 38:05 – What keeps Sam driven and motivated
  • 42:49 – The Wine Keller and Viral Tribe
  • 49:24 – Sam provides his thoughts on the overall health and future of the podcasting industry
  • 54:27 – The most misunderstood thing about Sam and something he’s changed his mind about recently
  • 58:58 – Harry thanks Sam for joining the show and let’s listeners know where they can connect with him

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LINKS MENTIONED

FullCast Website

Link to Podfest Expo Virtual Summit

Link to Podcast Index Social Mastodon

Podcasting 2.0 Podcast

Link to PodNews

Sam’s LinkedIn

Sam’s Instagram

Sam’s Twitter

Wine Keller

TechCrunch Europe

River Radio

Podland News

Sam’s Podcast:

Sam Talks Technology

Podland News

Books Mentioned:

Steve Jobs

Podcast Junkies Website

Podcast Junkies YouTube

Podcast Junkies Facebook Group

Podcast Junkies Facebook 

Podcast Junkies Twitter

Podcast Junkies LinkedIn

The Podosphere

Podcast Index, Value4Value & NewPodcastApps

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