Alex J. Wood: Liberator or ‘Boss from Hell’?: The Gig Economy’s Double Edge (Ep. 156)

Alex J. Wood — Liberator or ‘Boss from Hell’?: The Gig Economy’s Double Edge (Ep. 156)

Alex J. Wood (@tom_swing) is a Researcher at the Oxford Internet Institute. He is a sociologist of work and employment, focusing on the changing nature of employment relations and labour market transformation.

Elissa Shevinsky: Intro to Cryptocurrencies (Ep. 121)

Intro to Cryptocurrencies (Ep. 121)

Elissa Shevinsky (@ElissaBeth) is a successful serial entrepreneur, focusing on cybersecurity and cryptocurrency companies. An early employee at Geekcorps (acquired) and Everyday Health (IPO) she was most recently Head of Product at Brave. Shevinsky is also the author of “Lean Out: The Struggle for Gender Equality in Tech and Startup Culture.”  Little known fact: her first job out of college was as a lobbyist in DC, working to protect the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.