The Flow Path to Entrepreneurial Success

David and Teddy Teece
by Flow Research Collective
August 1, 2023
David and Teddy Teece


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David Teece is an economist, entrepreneur, and professor of global business at the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley. He has made significant contributions to the fields of innovation, competition policy, and intellectual property, and is the author of several books and articles.

In this episode he talks about his framework on dynamic capabilities and how you can build your enterprise and keep it going.He also talks about finding purpose in tumultuos time.

David also discusses on how removing clutter can help you increase productivity and achieve peak performance.

Teddy Teece is an intergenerational and adventure coach who works with nature to facilitate growth, inner process, and embodied awareness in business families and their rising NextGen leaders. He has founded three companies – one in his second home of New Zealand and the others in New York and California – in travel tech, legal finance, and family business consulting respectively.

In this episode he talks about  the power of group flow and how it can increase productivity and deliver value to clients and customers. He also talks about the importance the importance of dual role diversity and how it can help to achieve group flow.


In this episode, you will learn about:

  • 00:00 Intro
  • 02:29 Teddy and David's Backstory
  • 06:33 The Role of Flow in David and Teddy's Lives
  • 11:27 Finding Purpose Amidst Turmoil
  • 17:21 Systematizing High-Functioning Teams
  • 21:16 Dynamic Capabilities
  • 26:38 Coaching Leaders In The VUCA Era
  • 33:02 Fostering An Entrepreneurial Culture
  • 37:58 Creating a Culture that Allows Mistakes
  • 45:17 Being Intentional In Cultivating Culture
  • 49:00 Technology's Role in Organizational Agility
  • 52:08 Unlocking Leadership Potential
  • 55:06 Hiring Approach to Get the Best
  • 59:33 Upcoming Projects Of David & Teddy


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Website: https://www.davidjteece.com/

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Steven Kotler, the founder and executive director of the Flow Research Collective, is one of the world’s leading experts on human peak performance. He is an award-winning journalist and an author with over ten bestselling books.

Some of his works include: The Art of Impossible, The Future is Faster Than You Think, The Rise of Superman, Stealing Fire, and so much more! Look out for his latest upcoming book, Gnar Country: Growing Old, Staying Rad, where he debunks the old myths about aging and how you can boost your longevity through flow!

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