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The goal of the Leverage Podcast is simple: to learn from the best and discover how we can all live a better life, build a more fruitful business, and be more efficient. Leverage’s Founder and CEO, Nick Sonnenberg, is the host of the Leverage Podcast. With a background in data science, high-frequency algorithmic trading, and business efficiency consulting, Nick has an innovative mind and is obsessed with learning from the people around him. Join him each week as he interviews fellow entrepreneurs, thought leaders, and leading experts to discuss everything from efficiency hacks to new technologies to life as an entrepreneur.
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Now displaying: December, 2016
Dec 30, 2016

360 Video Cameras, On-Demand Baby Doctors, Call Centres for Cyber Criminals, Print a TV Image on a Box and Reduce Damage, Nick tries Cryotherapy and more. 

 

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Dec 23, 2016

“The people who give us this feedback...they want to be able to make it work and I think that really says something about what we’re offering, it says we’re solving a big problem”

Key Quote 

“The people who give us this feedback...they want to be able to make it work and I think that really says something about what we’re offering, it says we’re solving a big problem” 

Time-Stamped Notes 

  • 00:02 – Introduction to OAO 
  • 00:10 – Ari and Nick just got back from their trips 
  • 00:29 – Ari shares about his Strategic Coach experience with Dan Sullivan 
  • 00:56 – Nick shares about his Genius Network Event experience 
  • 01:34 – Nick missed the main dinner because a client gave him feedback 
  • 01:52 – Despite the issues, Leverage still gives world-class service 
  • 02:02 – People who give feedback to Leverage are people who want to make things work 
  • 02:29 – Pixibot is a tool you add to Slack that reads text in images 
  • 02:52 – Talla is also a bot for Slack that brings together a lot other services 
  • 04:00 – Sharetribe allows you to create a market place 
  • 05:14 – Philips Wakeup Light is like a side table lamp where you can set lights and sounds to wake you up 
  • 06:32 – The Poweraid Hat has a solar panel built into the rim with a usb port 
  • 07:04 – Sunflower Labs is a security system that comes with a drone 
  • 09:28 – Notion is a smart app for managing your email 
  • 10:40 – Elysium is an anti-aging pill that contains only 2 ingredients 
  • 12:40 – Flexbot is another Slack bot that reminds you to do wellness exercises throughout the day 
  • 13:23 – Electric.ai is an IT helper department for Slack 
  • 14:11 – The Leverage Labs in Slack for Leverage VA clients 
  • 14:45 – End of today’s podcast
Dec 16, 2016

Key Quote 

“The process of bringing your clients, sort of, into your system and making them from a lead to a client...is surprisingly difficult.” 

Time-Stamped Notes 

  • 00:02 – Introduction to OAO 
  • 00:23 – The difficult process of bringing your clients into your system 
  • 00:50 – There’s no waitlist now, go to GetLeveragehttp://www.getleverage.com 
  • 01:08 – All new clients will receive Ari and Nick’s new book, Idea to Executionhttps://www.amazon.com/Idea-Execution-Optimize-Outsource-Everything/dp/1619615053 
  • 01:38 – The Oura Ring is a health tracker that tracks activity and sleep 
  • 02:32 – How the Oura Ring works well for Ari 
  • 04:31 – Kapture Audio is a watch band device that records all the time 
  • 05:32 – Smart Ear Buds are wireless earbuds that you can connect to your app to play white noise 
  • 06:08 – Hear One has a microphone built in so you can filter out specific sounds 
  • 07:07 – The new Nike Shoe is a self-tying shoe 
  • 08:22 – Nick bought a new smart plug 
  • 09:23 – Using your voice to control your home allows you to multitask 
  • 09:42 – Nick adds to his shopping list via Alexa 
  • 10:31 – How Nick and Ari use IFTTT and Alexa 
  • 11:17 – Unito connects your project management apps to Trello 
  • 12:45 – Nick just got back from the Caribbean 
  • 13:24 – There’s a new company-wide policy in Leverage that key people take off at least a week straight 
  • 14:27 – Cently is a slack bot used for purchasing things 
  • 15:03 – Eclips allow you to save and edit clips from the videos you’re watching 
  • 15:49 – Amazon’s new snowmobile enables you to move massive amounts of data rather than uploading 
  • 17:09 – End of today’s podcast 

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Dec 9, 2016

Key Quote 

“Thanksgiving is one of my favorite times of the year because we get as many people as we can possibly fit in the house to sit down until the last one passes out eventually.” 

Time-Stamped Notes 

  • 00:02 – Introduction to OAO 
  • 00:12 – Thanksgiving is Ari’s favorite holiday 
  • 00:23 – Nick is travelling to Antigua for Thanksgiving to “unplug” 
  • 01:25 – Nick wants to read some books by the beach to unwind 
  • 01:47 – Ari shares about the times he was unreachable 
  • 03:02 – Reach Case an iphone case that extends your antenna’s reach 
  • 03:08 – Fairy is a hotel-like house-keeping service 
  • 05:36 – The new Macbook Pro with the touch bar explained 
  • 06:27 – Kill the Newsletter converts newsletters into an RSS feed 
  • 07:27 – Listen gives you a 2nd phone number 
  • 08:16 – Seven Hugs Smart Remote lets you control any smart device 
  • 10:30 – Speedify combines signals from both mobile and wifi 
  • 11:33 – End of today’s podcast 

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Dec 4, 2016

Time-Stamped Notes 

  • 00:02 – Introduction to the new Leverage Podcast 
  • 00:13 – Sneek lets you see everybody on a webcam 
  • 01:57 – Spoil is an app for gift services 
  • 03:07 – Wind: an excellent company for shipping products 
  • 03:22 – Want to recommend a product? Email us at nick@getleverage.com 
  • 04:26 – Designrr enables you create stunning ebooks and lead magnets 
  • 05:31 – Cardiogram 2.0 takes your heart rate and sleep activity and translates it into useful information  
  • 06:54 – Xen.do is a cloud service that allows you to search all your cloud storage in one place 
  • 07:33 – Netatmo is a climate monitor that serves as a healthy home coach 
  • 10:03 – Gazelle and apple.com/recycling prices out your Apple items 
  • 10:38 – The leverage assistance has about a month waitlist 
  • 11:07 – End of today’s podcast 

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