September 13, 2018
The boys about what they would do different in their business launches.
August 30, 2018
This week, we explore the idea that time is the only real form of wealth.
August 23, 2018
Today we talk about the age-old problem - how do we get all the work in? The answer might surprise you...
August 16, 2018
Today Brett and Andrew continue the conversation with Jeremy Wells, AKA CFOJeremy!
August 9, 2018
Today Brett and Andrew are joined by Jeremy Wells, AKA CFOJeremy!
July 26, 2018
Brett evaluates what it would mean to switch to Android. Andrew is overjoyed.
July 19, 2018
Continuation of Brett's man-call with Ryan McRae! Brett hates conferences. Ryan loves them.
July 12, 2018
Brett has a great call with Ryan McRae, they discuss how they started selling online.
June 28, 2018
Brett returns and the boys discuss his domestication and Ryan Holiday's book, Ego is the Enemy.
June 21, 2018
With Brett on vacation, Kathy The Unicorn steps in to keep Andrew in line.
June 14, 2018
In the third installment of our "Offend Everyone" series - we explore what happens when maybe the idea isn't ready to die.
June 7, 2018
Continuing the discussion from last week, and the darkness, we discuss how you go about ending a project.
May 31, 2018
Brett and Andrew explore the new concept they coined - Minimum Viable Momentum (MVM)
May 24, 2018
Andrew and Brett take lessons on how to be successful from Will Smith and a Billionaire.
May 17, 2018
In this not-so-great-audio version, Brett and Andrew discuss Texas and moving as well as office spaces and interruptions.
April 26, 2018
In the last LIVE episode (until Andrew is back in town and they do a live episode again) Andrew and Brett talk about weddings playlists, moving plans and the difference between investments and costs.
April 12, 2018
Sometimes you have to go to the third string - but business owners have to make it happen!
April 5, 2018
We have to be honest, there is a lot of talk about poop. But we relate it to business.
March 29, 2018
Managing stress as a freelancer involves giving yourself some slack.
March 22, 2018
Andrew's moving to Texas and is increasingly disappointed in Evernote.
March 15, 2018
Brett and Andrew are joined by two special guests: Bethany and Melinda. We’re talking business.
March 1, 2018
Brett rediscovers Google as a business service and finds out it doesn't suck.
February 1, 2018
We revisit Profit First, the book Andrew hated. Turns out it isn't that bad.
January 25, 2018
In today's episode of Orthogonal Brett and Andrew talk about how to work with people.
December 21, 2017
This week, Brett and Andrew discuss the idea of fairness and why it's an absurd pursuit in life and business.
December 14, 2017
This week, Andrew discusses why he kinda hates the book Profit First.
December 7, 2017
A continuation of last week's episode, some great ideas on being a great leader.
November 30, 2017
Special treat today - we talk with Leadership expert Dave Stachowiak about how leadership works in general and for freelancers
November 23, 2017
Andrew and Brett talk about hardware. Despite his protestations, Brett is the tech guy.
November 16, 2017
Brett and Andrew discuss how to ask good questions and when you do hire an advisor.
November 9, 2017
It’s not that conferences are bad, it’s just that Brett hates them.
November 2, 2017
In this episode, Andrew tries to apply his high-minded economics to pricing a product. Brett fixes it.
October 26, 2017
Your friends spend a little time discussing their multitude of tools and how they use them.
October 5, 2017
Andrew & Brett have their very special guest and friend Chris DeCaro - we talk about multiple income streams and how to diversify.
September 28, 2017
This entire episode is an asterisk - the footnote to the concept of "faking it until you make it".
September 21, 2017
Andrew and Brett talk about how the best way to make money in business is to put profit first. Also, why most people miss their opportunity for free money.
September 14, 2017
The last episode that Brett and Andrew talk about programming, we promise.
September 7, 2017
The evil that is voice mail and Andrew's new multi-phone lifestyle.
August 17, 2017
Why business owners and freelancers have serious trouble taking time off
August 10, 2017
Creativity and problem solving - Why beginning with the end mind is a thing.
August 3, 2017
We venture into coding. It ends badly. (Andrew loves it).
July 27, 2017
Why all the money is made being a small business owner and not just a hired gun.
July 20, 2017
Bonus double episode! Topics include separating work from life + Andrew's fancy web app
July 6, 2017
Part two of Brett's conversation with guest host, Jon Kelly
June 22, 2017
Paying Tony Robbins and buying your way to capability.
June 15, 2017
Special Guest Natasha tells us the story of starting not one, but two businesses.
June 1, 2017
Brett and Andrew welcome Bethany Michaels, freelance social media strategist.
May 11, 2017
Brett and Andrew take cues from The Profit in evaluating Brett's new business.
May 4, 2017
How to approach your business like a business - and why we don't let emotions make business decisions.
April 27, 2017
The dynamic duo get tattoos. Also, we talk dreams and shattering the business dreams.
April 13, 2017
Money. Specifically, the process involved in taking money from customers.
April 6, 2017
Remaining productive and on top of things when your world is crashing down around you.
March 30, 2017
We discuss noise and the results and impacts of it on your business.
March 23, 2017
An interview with Shawn Blanc wherein Shawn and Brett sound really terrible.
March 16, 2017
Your valiant steeds take you on a jaunt through skill acquisition.
March 2, 2017
Further discussion on information as the antidote to anxiety.
February 9, 2017
Today we celebrate our 31st episode anniversary by discussing who should be in your go-to network
January 26, 2017
This week, Brett and Andrew discuss uncertainty and stress in business. Mostly uncertainty.
January 19, 2017
This week, the dynamic duo discuss Just In Time Inventory (and how it's making inroads from businesses to our homes).
January 12, 2017
Orthogonal BOOK CLUB! We talk about the book Deep Work by Cal Newport. We mostly talk about how Andrew is doing everything wrong.
January 5, 2017
What's better than one interview? Another interview. This week, it's our pal Christopher DeCaro.
December 22, 2016
We discuss year-end feelings and people moving slowly. We also think of a domain. And Andrew owns it now. And Joy delivers, what we call, the goods.
December 15, 2016
Holy Guests Batman! This week we trick the immutably awesome David Sparks to telling us all the secrets of the legal world.
December 8, 2016
This week, Brett and Andrew talk about tools, how they work, and why we feel entitled to perfection when using them.
December 1, 2016
Brett and Andrew ring in the holiday season with this double episode.
November 17, 2016
Andrew explains the financial implications of electing a less-than-popular President.
November 10, 2016
This week, we dive into the bottom half of the inverted traffic cone: personal finance.
November 3, 2016
Owning attention can be the most valuable product you have.
October 13, 2016
The ideal freelancer set-up - does it include a knuckle tattoo?
October 6, 2016
Want to grow your small business in a way that sounds weird at first? We've got you covered.
September 29, 2016
Your dynamic duo unpack the agony and the ecstasy of launching a new product or business.
September 22, 2016
Your boys discuss managing time and projects — what it takes and what it costs.
September 15, 2016
Your boys discuss The Three H's of Business Success.
September 8, 2016
Your favorite dynamic duo are back and discussing education, books, and learning in general for freelancers and entrepreneurs.
September 1, 2016
The main point is that Andrew loves charcuterie and thinks everybody else does, too.
August 25, 2016
How smart freelancers and entrepreneurs deal with taxes.
August 11, 2016
Brett and Andrew unpack the process of moving from a "regular" job to a freelance, independent career.
August 4, 2016
A continuation of the automation discussion and why Andrew's wife is his Brother.
July 28, 2016
Andrew and Brett address important business issues like specialization, automation, and chihuahua enthusiasts.
July 21, 2016
Brett and Andrew discuss what it means to be an independent worker and business owner.
July 7, 2016
We talk about the specialization of jobs and what it means for business.
Andrew shifts Brett's listener paradigm.
Brett falls asleep while Andrew lectures him on economics.
Brett saves the world from a pet peeve rant.