Making the decision to start podcasting was a terrifically bad idea for many reasons. I had no listenership, there was no market and quite frankly I had no idea what I was doing.
18 months later however, and I have built a loyal listenership in 100 countries around the world without spending a cent on advertising.
It was the 1st of January 2016 and I was stuck. Stuck in my uninspiring corporate job and trying to decide on what my next entrepreneurial play was going to be. After months of research, contemplation and soul searching I had observed two things. The first was how the main stream media was portraying the […]
When I started the Matt Brown Show, I had no choice but to be authentic. When you are creating something within a “live” environment, you have very little bandwidth to be anything but yourself.
Authenticity is a universal characteristic of a market leader, because when you are authentic it builds trust, and people will only do […]
For a long time, I wondered whether I would turn out to be the hero of my own life. For years, I meandered along happy to accept the status-quo; settling for the results of the experiences I had in my life. 6 failed businesses, 2 small exits, and completely uninspired about the corporate space. I […]
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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As entrepreneurs, we are always talking about things like strategy, innovation, products, services and the competition, but we very rarely if ever […]
The fourth industrial revolution has begun. Across all industries, the acceleration of innovation and the velocity of disruption are hard to comprehend or anticipate, even for the best connected and most well informed companies.
There is clear evidence that the technologies that underpin this revolution are creating entirely new ways of serving existing needs and enable […]
I used to play Street Fighter a lot as a young boy. Like a lot.
And it turns out that I was not the only one. The release of the game had an unexpected impact on gaming and was the beginning of a massive phenomenon. It was launched in 1987 and by 1995, sales of Street […]