Aaron Rasmussen is the Founder and CEO of Outlier.org. He’s also a Cofounder of Masterclass and an award-profitable game designer. He joins host Mike Palmer in a conversation about how the team at Outlier is planning a solution practical experience developed to disrupt larger education and learning by delivering cost-effective obtain to very participating, accredited on-line courses and certificates.
We get started with the tale of Aaron’s roots in rural Oregon the place he taught himself with publications from nearby libraries in advance of getting accessibility to bigger ed at Boston College. He shares the classes he uncovered from prosperous robotics and gaming startups that set the stage for his formative encounter at Masterclass, a group leader in online discovering. This all sales opportunities to an examination of why he founded Outlier and how it’s placing out to offer a scalable, higher-quality education for folks who have been left out by regular larger ed. It is a huge-ranging exploration of what it will take to make terrific online studying ordeals that are motivating and compelling more than enough to coexist with new ordeals like TikTok and Fortnite. Do not skip it!
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