THIRTY MINUTE MENTORS WITH ADAM MENDLER FEATURING KEITH MELNICK, CO-FOUNDER OF KAYAK
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Keith Melnick, the co-founder of Kayak and CEO of The Zebra, joins Adam to share his best lessons about entrepreneurship, leadership and hiring from his experience building a multibillion dollar business, including the key to raising capital and why the best employees think they are about to get fired. Adam and Keith also cover Keith’s path from engineering student to the present day, as Keith shares what he has learned along each key step of his journey.
About the thirty minute mentors podcast
Leadership guru and USC alumni Adam Mendler (BS, BA ’05) recently launched a new business, leadership and personal/professional development podcast called Thirty Minute Mentors consisting of one on one interviews with America’s most accomplished people on how they made it to the top and how listeners can too. Weekly guests include leading CEOs, founders, athletes, celebrities, influencers and generals/admirals. In his first episode, Adam interviewed Kayak co-founder Keith Melncik, a fellow USC alumni (MBA ’96).