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#191 John Mason, Founder of Sideways, on Continuous and Spontaneous Learning

Today’s guest, John Mason, has a deep purpose of trying to make learning better and easier for everyone. He is the founder of Sideways, a hospitality learning and knowledge-sharing platform that helps teams to get better every day. We dive into John’s story and why he built Sideways, and how John struggled with the traditional ways of learning in school and the early parts of his career. 

This was a fascinating conversation where John shares their company philosophy of “Help One Help Many”, how we learn better together, and how we can find knowledge and learning from everywhere, and hospitality brands like Pizza Pilgrims have leveraged learning.


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