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Marie Poulin on Building Notion Mastery

Marie Poulin comes on the podcast to discuss how she built and scaled Notion Mastery, an async course community for those looking to level-up their workflows.

A Pivotal Moment for Bootcamps w/ Chris Lee (Launch School) & Jesse Farmer (Dev Bootcamp)

I had a conversation with the co-founder of the first coding bootcamp (Dev Bootcamp), Jesse Farmer, and the founder of Launch School, Chris Lee, to discuss the future of bootcamps.

August Bradley on Building Notion Life Design

August Bradley discusses how he strategically built and grew Notion Life Design.

Victoria Ransom (CEO, Prisma) on Remote Learning for Kids

Victoria Ransom (Co-founder & CEO, Prisma) discusses online education for kids.

What it means to be an Edupreneur?

Andrew Barry returns to discuss what it means to be an education entrepreneur in the modern era.

Cohort-based Communities

Nathan Esquenazi (CTO of CodePath) and I discuss how communities and cohort-based experiences work together.

SPECIAL: Announcing Edupreneurs

Today, Will and I share our vision for the future of the Reshaping Education podcast.

Building Your Course Like a Product Designer w/ Chris Messina (#1 Product Hunter)

Chris Messina, the #1 product hunter, discusses how to treat your online course as a product designer.

Project-based Learning w/ Mehak Vohra (CEO, SkillBank)

Mehak Vohra, Founder & CEO of SkillBank, discusses how to incorporate project-based learning into your curriculum.

Summit talk w/ Will Mannon (Course Manager at Forte Academy)

Will Mannon discusses the exact methodology that his team at Building a Second Brain and Write of Passage uses to nail the student experience. Will Mannon is the course director for Forte Labs.

Copywriting for Course Creators w/ Julia Saxena

Julia Saxena, Co-founder of Minimum Viable Video, discusses how to think about copywriting if you're a course creator.

The Rise of Remote Learning w/ Andreas Klinger (CTO, On Deck)

Andreas and I discuss how Andreas Klinger, CTO of On Deck (Former CTO of Product Hunt), discusses the rise of remote learning and why online learning is the future of education.

Leveraging Your Alumni Community

Will and I go live on Twitter Spaces this week to discuss how to create and run alumni mentor sessions. We get into the nitty-gritty of when to bring on alumni mentors and how to keep your alumni community engaged.

Ana Lorena Fabrega on Gamified Learning

Ana Lorena Fabrega and I discuss the idea of "Gamified Learning" as a part of the Reshaping Education summit. We discuss what is gamified learning and how it can be used to keep learners engaged.

Nailing the Student Experience for Your Cohort-based Course

Will and I discuss how you can nail the student experience for cohort-based courses. In this episode, we discuss onboarding students, managing live events, and handling the logistics of any live online program.

Launching Your Cohort-Based Course

Will and I chat about his team at Building a Second Brain and Write of Passage has built one of the most successful online marketing funnels of any online course. In the span of just 4-years, the team has gone from cohorts of 30 students to cohorts of over 1,500 students.

Dickie Bush (Ship30for30) on Building a Viral Cohort-based Course from Twitter

Will and I talk to Dickie about his journey from building a daily writing habit to starting one of the fastest-growing cohort-based courses ever made. We discuss how Ship30for30 thinks about community, alumni engagement, and iterating as a product.

How the Coding Bootcamp Revolution Started w/ Jesse Farmer (Dev Bootcamp)

In 2011, a simple Hacker News post spawned one of the most remarkable education movements of our time. At the heart of it were three founders, including Jesse Farmer who we spoke to on this episode. We discuss his experience founding Everlane, Dev Bootcamp, and how he thinks about the student experience.

Khe Hy on Building "Supercharge Your Productivity"

We talk with Khe Hy about his journey from Wall Street to building a highly profitable internet business. He starts through his blog Rad Reads and then talks about how it eventually turns into his breakout success, "Supercharge Your Productivity."

A History of Online Education (Part III)

Will and I wrap up our three-part sage discussing the history of online education. In this conversation, we pick up where we left off and chat about On Deck, Maven, and trends we're starting to see for the future of online education.

A History of Online Education (Part II)

Will and I continue off our conversation from last week to discuss online education 2.0. The conversation starts off with AltMBA and continues to post-COVID and the dawn of cohort-based courses.

A History of Online Education (Part I)

Will and I kick off Season 2 of the Reshaping Education podcast with a walk down memory lane. In this episode, we cover the history of online education starting from YouTube all the way to MOOCs and Masterclass.

Some News to Share...

Today, we're sharing a big update when it comes to the Reshaping Education podcast...

Announcing the Reshaping Education Summit

On June 9th, we'll be hosting the reshaping education post featuring our favorite guests from season 1. We'll be discussing trends in online education and hosting a series of workshops to help you build and scale your own online education business. We'll also have prizes, giveaways, and a big update to share about the podcast moving forward. See you then!

Marie Schacht on Building AltMBA

Marie Schacht joins Will Mannon and me on the Future of Education club to discuss her experience building and scaling AltMBA. We discuss the strategies that AltMBA employs to teach its students critical business and leadership skills in a completely remote environment.

Julia Saxena on Building Her First Cohort-based Course

Julia Saxena and I chat about her participation in various cohort-based courses and how that helped kickstart her journey to building her own program, Minimum Viable Video.

Ryan Craig & Michael B. Horn on Job Reskilling in The Digital Age

This is a rebroadcast of a live Twitter Spaces conversation that Will Mannon and I hosted last week on the Future of Education club. We sat down with Ryan Craig and Michael B. Horn to chat about bootcamps, ISAs, and the future of job reskilling.

Ali Abdaal on Lessons from Building Part-Time YouTube Academy

Ali Abdaal is a renowned YouTuber (1.5M+ subscribers), junior doctoring working in the UK, and an online educator. In this rebroadcast of a "Future of Education" clubhouse session, Will Mannon and I sit down with Ali Abdaal and Angus Parker, his course manager, to discuss lessons from launching their most recent cohort-based course, Part-time YouTuber Academy which brought is $294,000 revenue within the first cohort.

A Legitimate Second Chance w/ Jason Wang (FreeWorld)

Jason Wang (Founder & CEO of FreeWorld) and I discuss his journey from leaving prison to founding a bootcamp unlike any other. Free World is an online school that trains individuals who have served time to land stable, well-paying jobs within the trucking industry.

Sahil Lavingia (Gumroad) and Tiago Forte (Forte Labs) on Starting Your Second Brain

This conversation is a rebroadcast of a Clubhouse session that Will Mannon and I hosted on April 12, 2021. This discussion with Sahil Lavingia (CEO of Gumroad) and Tiago Forte (Founder of Forte Labs) is about starting your second brain. Building a Second Brain is a flagship online course that teaches you to organize the information in your life in order to boost your creativity as well as get more done.