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  • YouRise: Five Tips on Emotional Intelligence for Investing & Startup Success (Jeremy & Arjun)

    BOOKS RECOMMENDED IN THIS INTERVIEW 1. Emotional Intelligence 2.0 – ‘It’s a great one…..just a very practical way to understand EQ… 2. The Hard Thing About Hard Things – ‘I think that book is incredible, it’s by Ben Horowitz…about the reality of what it takes to build a massive business.’ 3. Zero to One by Peter…


  • YouRise: Learn from a Forbes Midas List Venture Investor – Jeff Clavier

    Jeremy: Jeff is the member of the Forbes Midas List, one of the top 100 dealmakers in tech. Did you also know he grew up in France? He’s invested in over 200 startups and has over $300 million under management. He has a Masters in Computer Science and he doesn’t call it a day unless…


  • YouRise: Soft Skills & How to Defend Your Career from Automation – Part 1 (Jeremy & Scott

    BOOKS MENTIONED IN THIS INTERVIEW The Fuzzy and the Techie: Why the Liberal Arts Will Rule the Digital World by Scott Hartley – this is the book authored by the guest in this interview (Scott). The Origins of Creativity – by E.O. Wilson. ‘He is a biologist for the past 60 years….there are learnings you…


  • YouRise: An Investor’s Mindset–Tips on Hiring People & Reducing Risk in Startups (Jeremy & Mark)

    I. Book recommended in this interview II. Episode Transcript BOOK RECOMMENDED IN THIS INTERVIEW Sapiens – “My favorite book is Sapiens. (available on Amazon here) I have a feeling that’s probably a fairly favorite book in the tech and innovation community. “ EPISODE TRANSCRIPT Jeremy: Mark lives by the motto, “The more you give, the…


  • 5 Bullets on Health

    –Health Product I’m Testing: You may have one yourself or heard about it- the oura ring. I’ve had one for a while, but recently found it useful for the following reasons: I used it to become a more efficient sleeper (you can’t improve what you don’t measure). And for females, I’ve been told that the…


  • The Brain has an Immune System

    Did you know the brain had an immune system, just like the body? Unraveling the mystery could solve a range of conditions including dementia and depression. Modulo Bio (a YouRise portfolio company) is using AI to understand the brain’s immune cells and in the process, solve chronic neurological conditions. Just reply if you want to…


  • Lifespan Extension Record: Reversing Cell Aging by 82%

    Scientists have extended the lifespan of yeast cells by 82% using a method known as “epigenetic remodeling.” This approach involves rewiring the cells’ genetic circuitry to enhance their ability to repair damage caused by aging. Specifically, the researchers used a technique called CRISPRi to turn off certain genes involved in aging and turn on others…


  • Quick Guide to Venture Capital

    Jeremy Cotter is interviewed by Credit Suite CEO If you prefer listening via audio, you can listen here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N4yBZ6T0XFw The following is a summary of when Jeremy Cotter was interviewed regarding the fundamentals of venture capital. Section 1: Introduction to Venture Capital Section 2: Layman’s Terms Definition of Venture Capital Section 3: Contrasting Venture Capital…


  • Is it Worth it? A wearable that lowers anxiety and may improve sleep.

    by Jeremy Cotter I was one of the first to test the Apollo Neuro as I felt it my duty. My goal is to give you a quick, no-nonsense review of the Apollo to help you evaluate if it makes sense for you. Here’s a breakdown of what you get today: OUTLINE I. Quick Take…


  • YouRise: Your Genetic Code & Life Hacks with an Early Googler (Jeremy & Ryan)

    YouRise: Your Genetic Code and Life Hacks Key Topics of Episode: 1. Genetics & Cancer – understanding more 2. Stories from the early days at Google & related hacks 3. Re-connecting with your calling in career and life In this episode, we talk about your genetic code, stories from the early days of Google, accelerating…