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27 July 2016

Episode 250

30 minutes

Ryan Holiday went from talent agent to American Apparel’s director of marketing in his early twenties – then the wheels came off. Now older and wiser, Holiday is here with a lesson: ego is the enemy. Ross Bailey has something to share too. His vision was to create an Airbnb-style company for vacant retail spaces and to connect them to people with good ideas. He shares the progress of his company Appear Here.

27 July 2016

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Ego is the enemy

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Ryan Holiday, a college dropout, went from talent agent to American Apparel’s director of marketing before he hit his early 20s – then the wheels came off. Now older and wiser, Holiday is here with a lesson: ego is the enemy. Luckily he has an antidote in the form of his new book of practical philosophy.

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Finding space

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Ross Bailey’s vision was to create an Airbnb-style company for vacant retail spaces and to connect them to people with good ideas. Bailey shares the progress of his company Appear Here.

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