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By: Jay Acunzo on May 18th, 2020

Seizing The Moment: What We Learn from Brian Koppelman’s Great Podcast Interviews

Deconstructing an interview clip between Billions‘ Brian Koppelman and SNL‘s Melissa Villasenor, revealing two hidden traits of great interview podcasts.

Brian Koppelman’s show The Moment is a look into pivotal moments that shaped great creative careers. In this episode of 3 Clips‘ quarantine version, “Clipped,” MSR founder and 3 Clips host Jay Acunzo pulls out one tiny moment that highlights what makes a given episode of The Moment such an irresistible string of moments worth momenting — err, hearing.



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The clip we played is from the episode of The Moment found here.
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Founder of Marketing Showrunners, host of 3 Clips and other podcasts and docuseries about creativity, and author of Break the Wheel. I’m trying to create a world where people feel intrinsically motivated by their work. Previously in content marketing and digital strategy at Google and HubSpot and VP of brand and community at the VC firm NextView. I write, tinker, and speak on stages and into microphones for a living. It’s weird but wonderful.

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