About This Show
Entrepreneurs’ Organization (https://www.eonetwork.org/) proudly presents the EO Podcast designed for all entrepreneurs with a hunger for learning how to better their business and themselves. Some examples of topics and guests include Verne Harnish, author of Mastering the Rockefeller Habits and founder of EO, Joe Polish, direct marketing guru, an Army Ranger on leadership, a Private Equity guy on what it takes to create a business of value, Philip McKernan on finding meaning and happiness… Listen and enjoy!
About the host: Dave Will (www.davidrwill.com) has been a member of Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) for several years. As a founder and having successfully exited a SaaS business, he’s well suited to represent the inquisitive entrepreneurial spirit in these long-form conversations captured on the EO podcast.
Most Recent Episode
Cédric Waldburger - Essentialism - Living on 64 Things
In this episode, Dave interviews Cédric Waldburger, a serial startup expert who travels around the world to work with different startups. Cédric calls himself a world citizen and an essentialist as he carries only 64 items in his bag. Cédric studied electrical engineering at ETH Zurich and is the co-founder of Media Sign and CEO of Send Task and Tenderloin Ventures. Listen as Cédric shares what an essentialist is and how he decides what is worth keeping in his life—from a toothbrush to a relationship with a friend. Cédric also discusses the value of creating and following your own processes to maximize your productivity. Time Stamped Show Notes: 00:05 – Entrepreneurs Organization proudly presents Virtual Learning Podcast 00:33 – Dave welcomes Cédric Waldburger 00:41 – Dave is fascinated by the fact that Cédric is an essentialist, a startup coach and entrepreneur 01:19 – Dave introduces Cédric 01:33 – Over the past two years, Cédric has been travelling around the world with just 64 items in his bag 01:55 – Cédric’s travel statistics is posted on his Facebook page 02:38 – Cédric started his first company, Media Sign, when he was just 14 years old and found that he was most passionate about the work in the first few months of the business 03:36 – Three years ago, Cédric started investing and coaching startups around Europe 04:13 – Cédric felt his material possessions were holding him back from doing what he wanted to do 04:39 – Cédric started to reduce his belongings and he eventually gave up his apartment 05:17 – Cédric did not want to be dependent on physical constraints when thinking about doing work with different companies 06:04 – Cédric does not own things that have sentimental value to him 06:46– Cédric digitized a lot of his pictures and uploaded them to Google Photos 07:22 – Cédric does not call Zurich his home anymore, as he is always travelling and sleeps at friend’s houses to catch up with them 08:30 – In places where he does not have friends, Cédric uses Airbnb or stays in hotels 09:27 – Dave asks Cédric wh