Isaac M. Morehouse has founded Praxis, a job-seeking alternative for college-aged young adults, and Crash, a platform to host a portfolio of job skills. He joins CoinSpice to talk about his early journey into crypto, the innovative tech, the problems holding it back, and how to use an entrepreneur's mindset to spur adoption.
1:00 Isaac’s Entrepreneurial Bio
5:40 How He Got Into Bitcoin
7:24 Coinbase was easiest onramp in early days
9:35 Accepting Bitcoin as a Business
11:10 High Price, but Low Use
12:40 Alchemy by Rory Sutherland
13:10 Costly Signals
16:05 Rationalist Solutions Cause Problems
18:30 Planners vs. Feelers
19:10 London Black Cabs and Costly Signals
22:00 Inefficient Blockchains?
24:00 Trustless System?
26:45 The Point of Bitcoin
32:00 Cultural Marxism in Bitcoin
33:25 Fake Social Media
36:00 Sutherland’s 4 S’s
39:30 What Happened to Bitcoin’s UX
42:00 Startup Thinking in Crypto
43:40 BitPay’s Skin in the Game
47:00 Proof of Work in his Business Experience
50:00 Yoga & Crypto
Originally published by CoinSpice on October 3, 2019.