How to Build the Future: Mark Zuckerberg

The first episode in Y Combinator's new podcast series

Would you recommend How to Build the Future: Mark Zuckerberg to a friend?


Ryan Hoover
@rrhoover · Founder, Product Hunt
Y Combinator's @harris has been podcasting for the past ~year (here's my episode with him) but this is YC's first official podcast series IIRC, also in video (see above). Makes sense considering their investment into more original content with things like The Macro.
Niv Dror
@nivo0o0 · Writer/Social Editor @ProductHunt
"In a world that's changing so quickly, the biggest risk you can take is not taking any risk." —Mark Zuckerbeg on the best advice Peter Thiel ever gave him http://i.giphy.com/3oz8xKUG9ah5b...
4:43 I like the way Mark mentions how important is to first have a purpose, a "problem you want to solve...even if its local" and then build a company. Building a company without a clear contribution to make may end up well, with a big sell and full pockets but that is not the same as creating value. Here in Latin America I often listen to VCs and accelerat… See more
Charles Magnuson
@magnuson · Unemployed
I don't think I'd call this a "podcast". Rather, it appears to be a blog with audio posts. I'll feel comfortable calling this a podcast when I can subscribe using a podcast player such as Overcast or iTunes. Until then, I'll have to stick with the obtuse process of navigating to their website and listening there. (*grumble grumble...*)
Ken Katschke
@ken_katschke · Product Manager
I enjoyed Mark's (and Peter Thiel's) comments about risk. In a world that is changing as much as ours is today, the biggest risk you can take is to NOT take risks.