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Sharlese Metcalf & Sade, Photo by Brooklyn Benjestorf, Seattle Peach Photography

058: DJ Sharlese Metcalf, KEXP Seattle

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“I think that my place in the world, my existence in the world, is to make sure that music is heard. That’s the job that God gave to me. That’s why I’m here.” Welcome to Notes on Doing, conversations with people who love what they do. I’m Jenna Matecki. Our next episode goes to Sharlese Metcalf. Sharlese is a DJ at KEXP Seattle. She hosts and produces Audioasis, a Northwest music show. Sharlese is also KEXP’s Music Community Events Coordinator. Listen…
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Jim Estill at Danby in Guelph, Ontario, Canada (Official Photo)

057: Jim Estill, CEO, Danby

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“Do the right thing. And don’t be afraid to do the right thing… even when there’s a little bit of controversy.” Welcome to Notes on Doing, conversations with people who love what they do. I’m Jenna Matecki. Our next episode goes to Jim Estill. Jim is the CEO of Danby, a Guelph, Ontario-based manufacturer of electrical appliances. Jim recently took over a million dollars of his own money and organized a massive community-wide effort to sponsor…
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The Notes on Doing Podcast

WELCOME TO SEASON II

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Welcome to Season II of Notes on Doing. Things are going to be a little different from now on – 1. Episodes are now happening twice a month, and I need some great suggestions for interviewees. Know someone amazing who loves what they do? Send me a note! 2. Thanks to you there’s now a Notes on Doing Community, join it on Facebook and come to the meetups. Also, if you could take a second…
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Charlie O'Donnell, Photo by Christopher Michel

056: Charlie O’Donnell, Venture Capitalist

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“There’s some level of positivity in just the ability to keep going.” Welcome to Season II of Notes on Doing, conversations with people who love what they do. I’m Jenna Matecki. Our next episode goes to Charlie O’Donnell, the venture capitalist behind Brooklyn Bridge Ventures. Here’s what Charlie had to say about starting his own fund, investing in people because of their character, the work and time that goes into making ideas fly, the moments when he…
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Dan Maccarone, Official Photo

055: Dan Maccarone, Charming Robot, Story in a Bottle

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“I know that when I get bored, it’s dangerous.” Welcome to Notes on Doing, conversations with people who love what they do. I’m Jenna Matecki. Our next episode goes to Dan Maccarone. Dan is the Co-Founder of Charming Robot, a product design company. He also interviews people for the company’s podcast, Story in a Bottle. Additionally Dan has a bar named Fool’s Gold, on the lower east side of Manhattan. Listen to what Dan had…
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Ward Roberts. Photo by Bo Puinar Hui

054: Ward Roberts, Artist, Photographer

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“Call it destiny… or call it stubborn.” Welcome to Notes on Doing, conversations with people who love what they do. I’m Jenna Matecki. Our next episode goes to Ward Roberts. Ward is an artist. He’s also the photographer behind the celebrated Courts photo series – a gorgeous collection of photos of empty sports courts (think tennis courts, basketball courts, you name it). Listen to what Ward had to say about photographing people with character, finding your voice, believing…
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Scott Beale, photo by Lori Dorn @HRlori

053: Scott Beale, Laughing Squid

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“I haven’t had a ‘job’ since ’98.” Welcome to Notes on Doing, conversations with people who love what they do. I’m Jenna Matecki. Our next episode goes to Scott Beale. Scott is the Founder of Laughing Squid, a blog that features art, culture and technology. Laughing Squid also functions as a cloud-based web hosting company. Listen to what Scott had to say about ironic t-shirts, multimedia gulch, Burning Man, Santa Claus on the Williamsburg bridge, and…
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Nick Rhodes, Official Photo nickydigital.com

052: Nick Rhodes, NickyDigital.com

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“There are other parts of life that have to be fulfilling in order for your job to be fulfilling” Welcome to Notes on Doing, conversations with people who love what they do. I’m Jenna Matecki. Our next episode goes to Nick Rhodes, the Founder and CEO of NickyDigital.com – *the* place to go to find out where the hottest events, concerts, and parties are happening across New York City… and to see great photos from last night. Listen…
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Friday Jones, Photo by Artem Suvorov

051: Friday Jones, Tattoo Artist, Painter & Philosopher

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“It’s funny how life will line up for you – once you know your north star.”  Welcome to Notes on Doing, conversations with people who love what they do. I’m Jenna Matecki. Our next episode goes to Friday Jones. Friday is a tattoo artist, painter, and according to me, a philosopher. She is one of the most credentialed and celebrated tattoo artists of today, having inked thousands of tattoos over the past 25 years – whether…