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Episode 47: Michael Dearing on lessons from a life of designing + building remarkable ventures



If you don't already follow Michael Dearing on Twitter (, you'll want to after hearing this conversation with Diego ( Michael is the founder of Harrison Metal and joins Diego to talk about venture mechanics, gross margin, the clocks in Greenwich, modern capitalism, organizational life, why Harrison Metal is called Harrison Metal, and why dolphins will inherit the earth. Find out more about Michael + Harrison Metal at (make sure you watch the videos!) As always, we love hearing from you: or