#38: Venkatesh Rao — The Gig Economy

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#38: Venkatesh Rao — The Gig Economy

Venkatesh Rao is an essayist and author focused on organizational psychology and strategies for freelancers. I've been a fan of his work for almost 2 years and wasn't sure if I'd ever be able to have this conversation. Highly recommend you check out his new book The Art of Gig Volume 2.  Venkatesh can be found on Twitter and Substack

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Jason Levin is the writer behind Cyber Patterns, a newsletter with 2,500+ subscribers focused on how to win the great online game. You can find him posting growth tactics and dumb tech bro jokes on Twitter and LinkedIn.

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  • Roober54

    Very thought out! Can't wait to try it out.


    Albert Einstein said, 'If you can't explain it simply enough, you haven't understood it well enough'.Dr Andrew brings such simplicity to explaining the workings of the brain. It's actually a hacker's guide into our own brain. You are doing great service to humanity Dr Andrew.

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    6 months ago·3 likes·

    Good stuff keep it up

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  • laurin

    I very much appreciate the podcast representation 🎉


    Very thought out! Can't wait to try it out.

    6 months ago·6 likes·
  • Kimberly

    Just amazing!


    This podcast and the sub has made the show better

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    I very much appreciate the podcast representation 🎉

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