DiscoverInventing The Future#29: Scaling Mentorship to Help Others Find Their Paths, & Designing a Life You Love w/ Alex Schachne, Founder & CEO of Paths
#29: Scaling Mentorship to Help Others Find Their Paths, & Designing a Life You Love w/ Alex Schachne, Founder & CEO of Paths

#29: Scaling Mentorship to Help Others Find Their Paths, & Designing a Life You Love w/ Alex Schachne, Founder & CEO of Paths

Update: 2022-11-10
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If you design your life to where you love it, you never need to escape it” — This is the core life philosophy of Alex Schachne, today’s guest.


Alex is a former college basketball players and a 2nd time founder.

But Alex didn’t always have a clear idea of what path he wanted to take in his life. So Alex went on a quest to interview incredibly successful people and hearing each person's life & career story gave him a chance to see which paths truly resonated with him.

These conversations changed what Alex thought was possible for his future.


Alex now claims that his life’s “path is” to help people find theirs — to inspire people to do the things that inspire them.

This led Alex to build Paths — a social network for students to explore life & career paths, and get advice or mentorship through short audio clips.

Alex is a solo founder and is currently a one man army, where he has built and done everything on his own.

He’s still early in his journey as a founder, hasn’t raised a huge sum of money, and is still figuring out a lot of things, just like many of us.


💬 Discussed in this episode...



  • Alex’s journey from being a college basketball player to becoming a founder

  • Some of the biggest mistakes Alex has made

  • An exploration of life design and what it means to be successful


Check out Paths at: https://paths.audio

Follow Alex on Twitter: thealexshaq

Connect with Alex on LinkedIn: alexschachne


🌱 This podcast is sponsored by Mindflow, a personal growth focused social app. Embark on growth journeys that make it fun and easy to take action, become 1% better every day, and share the things that are meaningful to you. Share your growth journey with friends and support them along their journeys, on a social platform that is authentic, raw, vulnerable, and doesn’t have likes or put you in comparison mode. Check out Mindflow on the App Store: https://apple.co/3BY7Nry


🎙️ This podcast was recorded in a studio provided by Founder's Inc in San Francisco. F.inc is a community of relentless founders building epic companies: https://f.inc

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🙋🏻‍♂️ YOUR HOST: Julian Alvarez is the Co-founder & CEO at Mindflow. Learn more about me through my growth journeys on Mindflow (@infinitejulian) https://apple.co/3BY7Nry

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#29: Scaling Mentorship to Help Others Find Their Paths, & Designing a Life You Love w/ Alex Schachne, Founder & CEO of Paths

#29: Scaling Mentorship to Help Others Find Their Paths, & Designing a Life You Love w/ Alex Schachne, Founder & CEO of Paths

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