All episodes

Bug Business (Season 5, Episode 6)

Can one entrepreneur worm her way into the snack food aisle?

May 26, 2017

Bootstrapping a Better Vaccine (Season 5, Episode 5)

A founder tries to bootstrap a scientific breakthrough in a very unlikely place.

May 19, 2017

Running a Family and a Business (Season 5, Episode 4)

A founder struggles with a difficult balancing act.

May 12, 2017

BONUS – Introducing Every Little Thing

Gimlet’s newest show examines the hidden lives of office plants.

May 5, 2017

Friendster: Part 2 (Season 5, Episode 3)

Why aren’t we all logging onto Friendster today?

April 28, 2017

Friendster: Part 1 (Season 5, Episode 2)

Before Myspace, before Facebook, there was Friendster.

April 21, 2017

You Have to Invent Something (Season 5, Episode 1)

In 1983 a guy named Stuart Anders invented a toy that would become a huge hit — one of the biggest fad toys of a generation. But then it all fell apart.

April 14, 2017

BONUS – Introducing Twice Removed

Alex Blumberg sits down with Eric Mennel and Ngofeen Mputubwele, producers on Gimlet’s new show Twice Removed.

January 13, 2017

Part 7: MAGIC (Season 4, Episode 10)

“In America, if you’re making money, everything is forgiven. Trust me.” – Dov Charney

December 22, 2016

Part 6: Anger (Season 4, Episode 9)

How does a founder get fired from his own company?

December 16, 2016