Building a brand with Andy Stonehouse from S2 Design

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In this podcast we are talking with Andy Stonehouse on branding, how to hire the right branding partners and the challenges of starting your own branding business

Andy started S2 Design over 30 years ago and has worked for a wide range of clients. We hope that this podcast gives those looking to create, change or improve their brand a good blueprint for how to start.

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Bouncing Back from Failure with Raj Mendhir from Wippd

In this podcast we talk with Raj Mendhir, a serial entrepreneur and founder of Wippd, about how to bounce back from failure.

As we all know, not all businesses will succeed and it is important to learn lessons from failure and in this podcast Raj will talk about his own failures and how they have shaped his journey and given him the experience to build stronger businesses

We also talk about his new venture Wippd and how he and his team are freeing up mindspace for busy teams

For more information about Wippd visit the website:

https://www.wippd.com

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Building a tonic brand with Andrew Ligertwood CEO of Cushiedoos

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In this week’s podcast we are talking to Andrew Ligertwood, the founder of Cushiedoos tonic

In this podcast we talk about Andrew’s decision to leave the corporate world and take on the daunting challenge of starting a new tonic brand. We discuss how he took his vision of creating a non-quinine tonic and brought it to life in the form of a beverage that works well on its own as well as mixed with gin and other spirits.

For more information visit the Cushiedoos website: https://cushiedoos.com/

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Bringing AI to your retail experience with Adrian James CEO of Shoppa

In this week’s podcast we’re talking to the serial entrepreneur Adrian James about his new startup Shoppa

Shoppa is a machine learning powered app that helps you manage your shopping and ultimately make money from what’s in your wardrobe.

Adrian talks about Shoppa, creating an AI startup and the shift from working at large blue chip companies to running his own business.

For more information Shoppa, visit the website or download the app:

https://www.shoppa.co.uk/

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Challenges SMEs face and finding a business coach with Raymond Holt from Agnentis Partners

In this week’s podcast we’re talking to Raymond Holt from Agnentis Partners.

Raymond spent his early career working as a Finance Director for large multi-national companies across the globe and had a decision to make – dive deeper into the corporate world or start a company coaching small businesses and using his wide ranging experience to help small business owners grow and succeed

This podcast is for anyone that is looking for a business coach and wants to understand more about the help that is out there to support you as a business owner.

For more information visit: https://www.agnentis.com/

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Nearshoring in Bulgaria with TechPods

In this week’s podcast I’m talking with a local Bulgarian celebrity, Benjamin Kane.

Ben is a Sunderland native that moved to Bulgaria in 2007 and has recently started TechPods which helps business find top tech talent in Bulgaria

In this podcast we talk about nearshoring in Bulgaria, how TechPods helps businesses scale their tech team, what to expect when engaging Ben and his team, the differences in working culture and what it’s like to be a TV football pundit

To learn more about TechPods, visit their website: https://techpods.co/

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From Techie to Blockchain Entrepeneur with Evan Pappas from Ocyan

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In this week’s podcast we are talking with Evan Pappas from Ocyan, a blockchain startup that provides a cloud infrastructure platform for businesses deploying blockchain based applications.

Evan is a techie turned entrepreneur and in this podcast he describes blockchain technology for the non-technical listener as well as how Ocyan is helping businesses take advantage of the key facets of blockchain through their cloud infrastructure

We also talk about his tranistion from techie to CEO and he gives advice to young developers out there looking to emulate his success. Ocyan is currently closing a funding round to help them expand into the rest of Europe.

For more information on the company visit:

https://www.ocyan.com

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Compliance can be fun! Privacy by design with Sorcha Lorimer

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In this week’s podcast we are talking with Sorcha Lorimer from Trace about “Privacy by Design” and making GDPR fun!

More on Trace:

“At Trace, we help your company protect, visualise and find personal data, automate GDPR compliance documentation, and stay on top of privacy risk. Trace delivers data discovery, audits and reporting when you need it.

Build trust, protect your busines with Trace’s secure Software as a Service (SaaS) platform and our brilliant Data, Privacy + Data Professional Services.”

https://trace.ventures/

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Building a Robotics Company with Selby Cary

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In this week’s podcast we are talking to Selby Cary, the founder of Casta Spes Technology a robotics company based in Edinburgh. Selby is a young, exciting entrepreneur that has built a successful startup in a very short space of time. We talk about his founder’s journey, his journey from Zimbabwe to Scotland and how young founders can go from an idea to a multi-million pound company.

More about Casta Spes Technology:

CST are keeping people, property and physical data collection safer with autonomous robotics. Our modular and accessible robotic vehicle collects data autonomously enhancing existing security systems, integrating effortlessly with ONVIF compliant cameras and augmenting manned patrols. Our online security platform provides full accountability of perimeter monitoring with reliable robotic patrols combining a variety of sensors and AI-driven plug-ins.

For more information visit the website: https://zivarobotics.com/

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Salary Loans and Going Global with Oliver Gabbay CEO of Snippet

In this podcast we are talking to Oliver Gabbay from Snippet, a company that specialises in providing employee benefits in the form of salary loans

Oliver is an ex-banker turned serial entrepreneur that has built global businesses in the finance space. We talk about Snippet, how businesses should think about going global, what you should think when you decide to start your own business and the startup ecosystem in Tel Aviv

For more information on Snippet, visit their website:

http://snippetfinance.com

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