Posts Tagged "Entrepreneurship"

NZ Business Podcast 31: Sir Graeme Henry – World Class Sports Coach, Speaker & Author

Posted on 25 Sep 2017 in Featured, Podcast

Graeme Henry former head coach extraordinaire of the All blacks, spanning a 37 year career and now one of NZs most in demand speakers, straight talking and on the NZ Business Podcast, hosted by business & technology commentator Paul Spain. Don’t miss it.

“Leadership was not about telling people what to do, it was about developing people so that the business took off – developing others to do the job and giving them the tools to do that”. “And it took me only thirty years to work that out” – Sir Graham Henry.

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NZ Business Podcast 17: Anna Guenther – Founder, Pledge Me

Posted on 10 May 2016 in Featured, Podcast

NZ Business Podcast 17: Anna Guenther – Founder, Pledge Me

She calls herself Chief Bubble Blower, but PledgeMe’s young CEO now runs a very serious business indeed.  Anna Guenther is this week’s guest and she talks about how it all started in Dunedin and how PledgeMe now funds companies as well as arts and charity projects. This episode is hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) and Johanna Bennett with the support of Gorilla Technology and is a production of Podcasts New Zealand.

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NZ Business Podcast 15: Francesca Alexander – Social Global Grind

Posted on 24 Jan 2016 in Featured, Podcast

NZ Business Podcast 15: Francesca Alexander – Social Global Grind

Californian Francesca Alexander ran Social Global Grind in Hollywood and San Francisco teaching start-up companies how to use social media to grow their business before bring it to New Zealand. She talks hot tips, how showing your vulnerable human side online is good, and how women are just learning the entrepreneurial ropes. She also tells how she learnt to love her Kiwi husband’s game – All Black rugby. Richie McCaw helped.

This episode is hosted by Johanna Bennett in association with Gorilla Technology, the inaugural Asia Pacific Podcast Conference (Auckland, 12-13 February) and is a production of Podcasts NZ.

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NZ Business Podcast 13: Callum Laing – Singapore based Kiwi Entrepreneur

Posted on 13 Sep 2015 in Featured, Podcast

NZ Business Podcast 13: Callum Laing – Singapore based Kiwi Entrepreneur

In this episode Paul Spain visits Singapore and talks with Callum Laing – a Kiwi entrepreneur who has spent most of life in the United Kingdom and Asia. Callum shares merger and acquisition stories and what he believes owners of small-medium businesses should be doing to ensure they build not just one – but multiple saleable businesses.

This episode is hosted by Paul Spain in association with Gorilla Technology and is a production of Podcasts NZ.

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    NZ Business Podcast 12: Murray Thom – The Great NZ Entrepreneur

    Posted on 13 Jun 2015 in Featured, Podcast

    NZ Business Podcast 12: Murray Thom – The Great NZ Entrepreneur

    In this episode Murray Thom shares his business stories – from leaving school at 15, to becoming head of a record label CBS Records New Zealand by age 23 and starting his own businesses including marketing Personalised Plates in New Zealand and compiling music projects that attracted the Oprah Winfrey’s stamp of approval. Murray Thom also details his most recent endeavours of launching The Great New Zealand Songbook and The Great New Zealand Cookbook.

     

    This episode is hosted by Paul Spain in association with Gorilla Technology and is a production of Podcasts NZ.

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