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The Ready, SET, Soar Hour is where brilliant entrepreneurs tell their fascinating journeys. The show is presented by The School for Entrepreneurship & Technology, a tuition free charter school creating the next generation of global thinkers, leaders and innovators www.sethigh.org

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05/03/18 Opportunity and Innovation in Photography – Alex Salazar

In this episode, the team is joined by Alex Salazar and photographer Phillip Silverstein. They discuss the businesses of photography and art and the room for opportunity and innovation that they offer.

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04/26/18 Responsible Social Entrepreneurship and the Argan Project

In this episode, the team speaks with Renda Nazzal, Founder and CEO of the Argan Project, about the benefits of entrepreneurship in a social setting, and her mission in Morocco with the Argan Project.

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04/19/18 Sex Trafficking and Today’s Youth

In this episode, the team discusses sex trafficking and tactics used to recruit vulnerable youth, as well as practical societal solutions to the problem.

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03/22/18 Mass Data Collection and the Facebook Fiasco

In this episode, Josef and Jesse discuss the Cambridge Analytica Scandal, as well as individual profiling and data collection through modern technology, and its implications in business and ethical discourse.

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03/15/18 The Short Big: The Rise and Future of Cryptocurrency

In this special episode on Crypto-currency, Jesse, Josef, and Charles discuss Bitcoin and its alternatives, as well as the validity and change of the crypto-currency market.

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03/08/18 School Violence, Bike Sharing, Tariffs, and Bad Ideas

In this episode, Jesse, Josef, Charles, and David talk about the recent uproar and discussion pertaining to violence in schools, as well as the bike sharing business, and its impact in the transportation industry. In addition, the gang shares discourse on international tariffs and Roger Martin's philosophy on "dumb ideas."

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03/01/18 Transformative Education and STEM with Nancy Conrad

In this episode, the team is joined by Nancy Conrad, Chair and Founder of the Conrad Foundation, to discuss transformative education for today's youth and its relevance to STEM fields.

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02/01/18 Musk Malarkey, SET Shenanigans, and Appreciation of the Arts

In this week's episode, Jesse and Josef talk about Elon Musk as a "hands-off" entrepreneur and the co-teaching model at SET High. They are then joined by special guest Alex Salazar, an international art dealer, to talk about individualism in art and the potential for profit in artistry.

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01/25/18 College Culture and Challenges with Dean William McDonald of the University of Georgia

This week, the team is joined by William McDonald, Dean of Students at University of Georgia, to discuss the implications of standardized testing and the challenges of modern college acceptance.

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01/18/18 Bitcoin Bamboozlery, Sexual Scandals, and Ideation on the Impoverished

In this episode, the team talks about the issues of crypto-currency investments, sexual harassment allegations, and the homeless problem in San Diego.

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