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Open for Business

presented by eBay and Gimlet Creative
Starting a business can be scary; luckily you’re not alone. In this podcast, entrepreneurs talk about their experiences and the valuable lessons they’ve learned along the way. From quitting your day job to making that first hire, we explore some of the major hurdles that keep business owners up at night.

A Peek Behind the Curtain

Launching and growing a small business doesn’t come without a few hiccups along the way.  In this trailer for Open for Business, we preview some of the stories and characters you’ll hear throughout season one.

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Podcast Episode 6
The Future of Work
Featured Guest: Cori O'Steen, Founder, Upak N Ship

Everyone is talking about the rise of the gig economy, but few realize that before Airbnb and Uber, eBay was one of the first platforms for would-be entrepreneurs. Host John Henry looks at the past, present, and future of the gig economy -- who's participating, why, and what it all means for the future of work.

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John Henry

Entrepreneur | VC

John Henry is a Dominican-American entrepreneur and founder of the startup accelerator Cofound Harlem.  Henry also launched Cofound Venture, Harlem’s first venture capital fund.  Previously, Henry sold his first company, Mobile City, an on-demand laundry service. 

Twitter: @JohnHenryStyle



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