How to use YouTube videos to build your online business: Melissa Maker – Clean My Space
Learn how this one-time cleaner created a YouTube video that generated a multi-million dollar business. It’s about creating great content, it’s about understanding your audience, and it’s about understanding how you can keep on top of trends and keep that audience engaged every step of the way.
Ethical Hacking – does it exist and what is it really? – Dan Weis – White-Hat hacker and head of security services, Kiandra IT
Dan is what’s known as a ‘white-hat’ hacker. He can hack pretty much any database, anywhere, anytime. He reveals the inner secrets behind how hackers work, what they look for when deciding who to hack and tips on how to prevent being hacked.
How one Aussie mum built her online business from her kitchen bench: Jacklyn James – Kiddies Food Cutter
Keeping her kids safe while cooking was the genesis of the Kiddies Food Cutter. It’s now a super successful online business. Prototyping, manufacturing, patents, marketing, blogging, distributing – hear from the founder on how she did it all herself and what she’d do differently if she had her time again.
How to build a virtual team for virtually nothing: Clay Clarke – Thrive15
Overwhelmed? Got a to-do list as long as your arm? Being an online entrepreneur wasn’t meant to be this hard. Clay is the king of getting stuff done and reveals the key skill sets and team members every entrepreneur needs to run an online business.
How to build an online coaching business: James Schramko – Superfastbusiness.com
Building a membership site is the holy grail for those seeking passive income. But how do you find new members, keep them engaged and create enough value they stick around for more than a few months? Find out from someone who doesn’t just talk about it but does it. James Schramko is an online business expert who helps people grow by looking at what’s right in front of them.
How to do business in China – the fast and easy way- Lindy Chen, Founder, China Direct Sourcing
If you’ve ever considered doing business in China – importing or exporting- Lindy is the woman to know. She is the ‘connector’; the ‘middle-person’ that helps you find the right supplier, buyer or manufacturer for your business. Not only that, she also helps you launch your product or service into China and will handle the entire negotiation and introduction process for you.
How small business can use Virtual Reality to showcase their business: Toby Tremayne – Magic Industries
Toby is an expert in virtual and augmented reality, having worked as a tech-guru for PwC and Lihodomos VR, and running his own company Magic Industries. Virtual Reality is breathing life back into the ancient world. You can now explore ancient cities as they looked over 2,000 years ago and immerse yourself in countless awe-inspiring experiences. Perfect for the tourism, education and entertainment industries, find out how this technology will enhance your business.
How to make money from blogging: Darren Rowse, ProBlogger
Everyone wants a blog but most of us don’t quite know why. In this podcast, one of the world’s most successful bloggers reveals the secrets to building a blog that makes money. Darren Rowse’s blogs attract over 5 million readers per month and he makes a tidy living from it. So how did he do it? And more importantly, how can you do it?
How to profit from the Internet of Things: Kevin Bloch – CiSCO
If you’d like a beginners’ guide to the Internet of Things, this episode is for you.
Kevin Bloch is the Chief Technologist at CiSCO (Australia and NZ). He knows more about the Internet of Things (IoT) than most because his company builds the circuits and sensors that underpin it. Few industries will escape disruption so if you have a vested interest in keeping your business ahead of the IoT curve, you should listen to this podcast.
How to launch a social enterprise that makes money: Justine Flynn – Thank you Group
If you’d like the inside running on how to build a super-successful social enterprise from scratch, this episode is for you.
When Daniel and Justine Flynn, co-founders of the Thankyou Group, googled “How to set up a bottled-water company” little did they know that simple Google search would see them become the founders of one of Australia’s most successful social enterprises. This podcast with Justine outlines exactly how they got started, the challenges they faced and the next wave of disruption they plan to unleash upon the retail world.
How to predict the future – Paul Greenberg – co-founder Deals Direct.com.au, Chairman NORA
Paul Greenberg occupies a unique space within the start-up community. Often referred to as the ‘Godfather’ of the online retail sector, Paul co-founded Australia’s first online department store, DealsDirect.com.au (which listed on the ASX valued at over $100m) and now heads up the National Online Retailers Association (NORA). He travels the world speaking to the leading disruptors and in this podcast reveals the trends that are about to impact the Australian start-up sector.
How to future proof your service business: Morris Miselowski – Futurist
What exactly is the collaborative economy, peer-to-peer funding and a unicorn? What is the future of the insurance industry, car manufacturers and funeral directors? In this wide ranging interview about the future of everything, Morris reveals why standing still in a fast-moving digitally disruptive landscape is simply not an option anymore.
How to build a cult following quickly: Nathan Chan – Foundr Magazine
Creating an online magazine that attracts over a million readers is not easy but that’s exactly what Nathan Chan did. Not only did he create it from scratch with no budget, he attracted the likes of Richard Branson and Tony Robbins to be on the cover! How did he do it? Why did he do it? And how did he leverage it all to make money? This podcast with Nathan outlines.
How long will it take before your company is hacked? Tom Crampton – Trusted Impact
It’s not a matter of if your company will be hacked. It’s a matter of when it will be hacked. That’s the opinion of Tom Crampton, one of Australia’s most respected cyber security experts. Cyber-attacks could bring a business to its knees within seconds and even with the most stringent security plans in place, it could still happen. This podcast with Tom outlines what every business needs to know about cyber-attacks, how to prevent them and what to do if you are attacked.
How to make easy money by renting out your driveway: Michael Nucifero – Parkhound
When Michael Nucifero and Rob Crocitti were running late to watch a football match in Melbourne they asked themselves, ‘wouldn’t it be great if we could slip $5 under someone’s door and park in their driveway?’ That idea became the basis of their successful startup, Parking Hound. This podcast documents their start-up journey and how they took this random idea and turned it into a rip-roaring success.
Big Data for Small Business – How data science helps SMEs make better decisions – Jodie Sangster, CEO of ADMA
Jodie is the CEO of ADMA, the Association for data-driven marketing. In this episode, Jodie talks about how modern marketing has become a complex science. The ways you can reach customers now are infinite, and with technology, it’s now easily automated. And if you don’t understand the complexities of digital marketing, you’re either going to pay a lot of money to get a result, or you won’t get a result at all.