PODCAST EPISODE

090 - Take notice with Warren Shaeffer

The GenWhy Leaders Podcast

Nov 27 2021 • 18 mins


Overview:

Warren Shaeffer is the Co-Founder and CEO of Knowable, an audio-first learning platform that allows users to learn today’s most in-demand skills with actionable, podcast-style lessons from top experts. Knowable was recently acquired by Medium, a new model for digital publishing.

Key points:

0:00 to 1:40 - Who are you, and what do you do?

1:40 to 2:30  - Tell us the origin story of Knowable.

2:30 to 3:45 - What’s the app and user experience feel like?

3:45 to 5:30 - What does the content development aspect look like? Who produces the content?

5:30 to 7:00 - How is Knowable different from Audible, Blinkist, Masterclass and other learning platforms?

7:00 to 10:00 - When was your first market echo when you knew things would take off?

10:00 to 13:00 - Explain your slogan of “take notice”

13:00 to 14:20 - What’s your Why?

14:20 to 16:20  - Book and resource recommendations.

16:20 to end - Where can people connect with you?

Book and resource recommendations:

Knowable App: knowable.fyi

Books:
The Joys of Compounding
Your Brain at Work
Americana
Working Backwards

Connect with Warren:

Website: knowable.fyi
Twitter: @wwshaef
LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/warrenshaeffer