Adora Cheung is a Partner at YC.
00:00 - Adora's intro
1:05 - Craig's intro
3:45 - Starting the YC podcast
5:00 - Podcast metrics
6:00 - Tips on creating a podcast
8:10 - Picking episode topics
9:00 - Order of operations for finding guests
10:30 - Preparing for interviews
13:50 - How to keep an episode engaging
16:05 - Analytics
18:30 - Gear
23:00 - Software
23:55 - Listening to your own voice
25:20 - Favorite interviews
26:20 - Most surprising things Craig's learned about startups on the podcast
29:00 - What has Craig learned from guests that he's put into practice?
31:40 - Non-consensus things about building startups
34:00 - If Craig had to start a podcast from scratch, how would he structure it?
36:40 - Clipping the show
42:00 - Monetizing podcasts
45:30 - Will podcasts become saturated?
46:00 - What's missing in the podcast world?
48:00 - Influential podcasters
51:50 - Adora's podcast picks
52:50 - Patrick Bender asks - What idea do you believe in that your social group would think is crazy?
57:50 - Zachary Canann asks - Please tell us about the time you most successfully hacked some (non-computer) system to your advantage.
59:50 - Being at YC, do Craig and Adora feel pressured to go start a company?
1:06:00 - When is an opportunity good enough to quit your current job?