Category: Podcasts

#17 Austin’s Global Development Initiatives + The Austin-Pakistan Connection | Alicia Dean + Dr. Umar Saif

Share this on Twitter! Share this on Facebook! UPDATE: iTunes isn’t showing this episode for some reason. Talking to support right now 🙂 in the meantime, listen to Alicia and Umar Saif on my SoundCloud RSS Today, I’m sitting down with...

/ April 7, 2017

Bonus: Exciting news! Backstage has acquired the Mission & Values podcast!

[unable to retrieve full-text content]This bonus episode is from the Mission & Values podcast hosted by our Producer, Bryan Landers. Listen in to hear Arlan and Bryan share how Backstage and Mission & Values are joining forces to feature exceptional...

/ April 3, 2017

4. "It was like a No Air! Bnb" (Arlan's fireside chat at the Black & Brown Founders Conference)

[unable to retrieve full-text content]In this episode, join Arlan at a fireside chat live from the Black & Brown Founders conference in San Francisco, March 20, 2017. https://blackandbrownfounders.com/ Aniyia Williams, CEO of Tinsel Tweets by operaqueenie Tara Reed, CEO of...

/ March 25, 2017

#16 Intro to Building a Business | Marc Nathan

If you want to start a business, the first question you ask yourself is this: Where do I start? And the questions keep snowballing.Should I tell people my idea?How do I know my idea is good or not?If I don’t...

/ March 24, 2017

3. "The BBQ flavored Backstage Capital Podcast" (live from SXSW)

[unable to retrieve full-text content]In this episode, join Arlan, our Crew, several of our Headliners (Backstage portfolio founders), and some other awesome folks at an invite-only event hosted by Backstage Capital at SXSW in Austin, Texas. Black & Brown Founders...

/ March 19, 2017

#15 A Frank Discussion on Race + Blackness | Jordan Sterling

“America isn’t racist, that’s what we heard when Obama was President.” Yeah, let’s not talk about race. It’s impolite. Yeah, let’s not talk about race. There’s no point in bringing up such a controversial topic.⠀⠀Yeah, let’s not talk about race....

/ March 10, 2017

2. "An intense mullet" (feat. Ryan Hoover)

[unable to retrieve full-text content]In this episode Arlan speaks with Ryan Hoover, Founder and CEO of Product Hunt, shares the story behind the new podcast title, and offers fist bumps and temporary tattoos to everyone at SXSW. Crew Cameos: Dianne...

/ March 10, 2017

Bonus notes from Arlan: "What do I look for in a founder?"

[unable to retrieve full-text content]This is a raw clip with no editing of some spontaneous thoughts from Arlan, directed at anyone who is thinking about (or currently) raising money for their startup. It’s an intimate, “fly on the wall” look...

/ March 6, 2017

1. Bryan is Caucasian, in case you haven't caught on

[unable to retrieve full-text content]In this episode we hear our new theme song, learn from Q&A’s with Arlan, discover Arlan’s mom is brilliant and talented, and field a very surprising founder pitch from Twitter. Crew Cameos: Anastasia Tarpeh-Ellis Credits Host...

/ March 1, 2017

#14 Designing Values, People and Pretty Things | John Roescher, CEO Handsome

Humans have come to this point in technology, social order, and internet memes because of the ability to exchange ideas, cooperate, and build systems. Sometimes it works. Sometimes it doesn’t. It all comes down to how we design everything we...

/ February 24, 2017