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The Backstory Project

Current Episodes & Posts

Episode 007: Kate Matsudaira, Entrepreneur, Technologist, and Parent

Episode 007: Kate Matsudaira, Entrepreneur, Technologist, and Parent

This is Kate’s backstory…. One of the benefits going out to multiple conferences each year is the privileged of hearing some amazing...

Episode 006: Brent Schlenker, Chief Learning Officer

Episode 006: Brent Schlenker, Chief Learning Officer

  This is Brent’s backstory… If you’re not in the learning or training industry, you may have never heard of...

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Episode 005: Peter Angus Medlock, Creative Director, Video Producer

This is Peter’s backstory… Peter is not your average guy. How many people can say they have been a chef...

Episode 004: Jim Tamm, Lawyer, Judge, and Educator

Episode 004: Jim Tamm, Lawyer, Judge, and Educator

Jim Tamm I had never heard of Jim Tamm prior to this summer. I hadn’t particularly thought about collaboration, and...

Episode 003: Julie Olson – Children’s book author & illustrator

Episode 003: Julie Olson – Children’s book author & illustrator

When I was kicking around the idea for the Backstory Project, I made a list of people I wanted to...

Episode 002: Megan Torrance

Megan Torrance is a whirlwind of energy, she not only manifests it, she is feeds off it. Some how she is...

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The Backstory Project

The Backstory Project is a journey to learn and share how interesting people have ended up where they are in their career and life. We are on a quest to find those stories and tell them. We believe everyone has a backstory.