Episode 15: How to develop a disruptive and innovative mindset

Disruptive companies are industry game-changers. They redefine the rules of the industries they disrupt and move the world forward. In this episode we spoke to Dr. Nik Eberl who is a scholar and practitioner in innovation. We explored how entrepreneurs can develop a disruptive mindset and the tools and strategies they can use. Innovation andContinue reading “Episode 15: How to develop a disruptive and innovative mindset”

Episode 14: The history and future of entrepreneurship in Africa, with Dr Charles Sinkala

Very little is known about the first form of trade and entrepreneurship in Africa.  Today the African continent is one of the poorest continents in the world. But history shows that trade and entrepreneurship happened in Africa in the early 500s. In this episode, we explore the mindset of entrepreneurship that existed in Africa inContinue reading “Episode 14: The history and future of entrepreneurship in Africa, with Dr Charles Sinkala”

Episode 13 – The mindset of transitioning from corporate to entrepreneurship

Many large companies have shed jobs driven both by digitalization and Covid19. For the first time, full-time employment is becoming less and less of a normality. In this episode, I spoke to Adi Kaimowitz on the type of mindset that employees looking to make a shift to entrepreneurship need to have. You may watch ourContinue reading “Episode 13 – The mindset of transitioning from corporate to entrepreneurship”

Episode 09: How data and mathematics enhance entrepreneurial thinking – with Mathematician, Edzai Zvobwo

Have you ever wondered how you can improve the assumptions you make in key areas of your business? It goes without saying that we live in such an uncertain time fueled with so much change both technologically and behaviorally. As entrepreneurs we require stable frameworks and models to help us in our day to dayContinue reading “Episode 09: How data and mathematics enhance entrepreneurial thinking – with Mathematician, Edzai Zvobwo”

Episode 08: A psychologist’s view on entrepreneurial wellness with Clinical Psychologist, Batetshi Matenge

Entrepreneurs often do not have the resources to commit themselves to long term psychotherapy. This could be resources either in time, money, or both. In this episode I interviewed a dear friend and a clinical psychologist on the importance of psychotherapy, mindfulness, and self-reflection for entrepreneurs. We spoke about how entrepreneurs who have had toughContinue reading “Episode 08: A psychologist’s view on entrepreneurial wellness with Clinical Psychologist, Batetshi Matenge”

Episode 07: Hearing from an entrepreneur on Wellness – Sipamandla Manqele Founder and CEO of Local Village Foods

I am excited that in this episode that I had an opportunity to have a meaningful conversation with the founder and CEO of Local Village Foods. She is someone that I admire both as an entrepreneur and a dear friend. Our conversation made me realize the value of reflection as an entrepreneur. This is theContinue reading “Episode 07: Hearing from an entrepreneur on Wellness – Sipamandla Manqele Founder and CEO of Local Village Foods”

Episode 4: Maintaining entrepreneurial thinking and wellness in a time of crisis

The past few months of 2020 have been described by The Economist, The IMF, and others as unprecedented. Covid-19 has not only been declared as a pandemic, but it has left many economies ailing with large serious contractions in GDP, job losses, and putting many people into poverty. In this episode, we explore how entrepreneursContinue reading “Episode 4: Maintaining entrepreneurial thinking and wellness in a time of crisis”