Time stamped show notes:
[0:59] Who Ron is and what he does
[2:16] What continues to amaze Ron in his field of work
[3:29] The one thing that is true about change
[4:30] The two things that conspire together against leaders
[6:30] What brands don't know about themselves
[8:20] The competing against vs. for with big brands
[9:12] One reason some companies are short lived
[9:52] Why you must put your customer first and get clear on what they want
[11:00] You must define yourself.
[13:10] Where Ron sees most people succeeding and what he recommends most
[14:47] Many leaders don't know how to scale.
[16:00] How Coinbase is scaling rapidly and where it is going
[17:20] Ron's approach on scaling effectively
[21:10] A great quote and how it relates to growth
[23:12] Why are people running toward cryptocurrencies?
[25:23] 8/10 people from Brad's audience who are investing in crypto have never invested in anything before
[30:05] Why Brad is excited to watch the cryptomarket
[32:05] There are more similarities between generations than we believe.
[32:35] More than ever, people want to work for a small company or for themselves but don't want to create something bigger than themselves.
[35:10] How do we bridge the knowledge gap?
[38:34] A question Ron asks his company frequently: what do we think our responsibility is?
[39:25] Being dismissed because of age differences
[39:45] We dismiss people based on who we like and who we don't like.
[40:28] We invest in the people and things we trust, not necessarily the product, company, idea, etc.
[43:10] The investment world is like a video game.
[47:40] What does Ron wish everyone around the world knew?
Three key points:
1. You must define yourself.
2. There are more similarities between generations than we believe.
3. The investment world is like a video game.