I recently had the great pleasure of chatting with Lowell Thompson about my journey with building a startup and launching Indezone Energy. His podcast, Learning with Lowell dives into world of science, biotechnology, & business, and is packed with practical lessons and insights from founders, CEOs, scientists, and more.
This interview focuses mainly on the business side of things, where we discuss:
Why I started Ioffe Biotechnologies Inc.
How I built the company
Lessons I learned from moving into business from a science background
Strategies to launch a new company or product when resources are tight
The importance of PEOPLE, how to find great mentors and support to help you grow [I didn't mention any names in the podcast, but among those that definitely deserve recognition here are my advisor, Ken Wong, and my brother, who is an expert in product development]
Resources and advice that we found most practical
You can check out the full episode (Episode 15, aired March 27th) on www.learningwithlowell.com, or on iTunes by clicking HERE. Please be sure to 1) Subscribe, 2) leave a comment & review, and 3) share with someone who's thinking of launching a startup or just wants to learn from the mistakes and successes.
Is there anything we missed? Questions or topics you would have liked us to go more in-depth on? Let us know!
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