Author Archive | digitalkungfu

Podcasting Trumps Radio [First South African Podcasting Data Released]

My company Matt Brown Media is currently underway with the largest independent research initiative into the South African podcasting industry. The response and support from the media has been great with Bizcommunity, Times Media Group, Entrepreneur Magazine & IT Web all helping to drive awareness and traction of the research project.

Radio vs Podcasting
One of the […]

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Would You Like to Sponsor The Matt Brown Show?

The Matt Brown Show is quickly becoming one of the hottest media properties in South African entrepreneurship and business.
It was launched in January 2016, and has since built a loyal and global listenership. Matt has interviewed entrepreneurs, billionaires and CEOs and in the process has built a podcast that is now consumed in over 100 countries […]

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The Business Plan Is Dead [Long Live The Business Case]

We are living through the most disruptive period in our history. One only needs to consider companies like AirBNB, uBer, WhatsApp and Tesla to understand how quickly established companies can become disrupted by new entrants into the market.
In today’s digitally enabled business economy, tried and tested approaches to business strategy and planning are simply not designed […]

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The Seven Key Pillars of A Successful Startup Culture [And Why Culture Beats Strategy]

Note: Building a great startup culture is a focus of the StratLab for Startups event.

Click here for full info and to get R500 off your ticket price (Enter code “MBSDK88”).
Culture eats strategy for breakfast. Every time. This is especially true in the world of startups. I liken a startup to flying a plane, and then attempting […]

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Digital Kungfu & Startupbootcamp Cape Town [Media Release]

The global industry-focused accelerator Startupbootcamp has recently launched it’s first African based accelerator program. The group has 18 programs across 13 countries and has seen value in now setting up a footprint in Africa.
Startupbootcamp brings together top startups from around the world, a mentor network of renowned industry experts and entrepreneurs and major players in banking, […]

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