December 9th, 2019 | Season 5 | 55 mins 11 secs
forward-thinking, home automation, lighting system, mood-setting, startup stories, stitcher
Colin Billings, founder and CEO of Orro, the first truly responsive home lighting system that conveniently integrates with all your devices at home. Colin previously worked as VP of Product at Stitcher where he led the team from the founding days to exit when the company was acquired by Deezer, the world’s second-largest subscription music service.
On the podcast, Colin features the need for automated technology, the guidelines on how to be an effective leader and the history of podcasting through a podcast network, "Stitcher."
November 30th, 2019 | Season 5 | 1 hr 7 mins
experiential event organizing, food companies, startup stories
Cynthia Samanian is the founder of Hidden Rhythm, an experiential events studio for food brands.
From interactive dinners to cocktail parties, Cynthia shares her journey to success as an entrepreneur, while highlighting the importance of "enjoying what you do."
March 10th, 2019 | Season 3 | 50 mins 56 secs
ceo, eye-tracking software, future technology, human behavior, ideology, science, startup stories
Mike Follett is the CEO of Lumens Research. They create eye-tracking software to understand human behaviour and intentions. He has a wealth of experience from a background in Marketing and advertising.
Mike is full of fascinating insights on life and business. He has some fantastic stories where he used 'Sisu', a Finnish ideology of grit and bravery, to get himself out of sticky situations.
November 29th, 2018 | Season 2 | 53 mins 37 secs
business execution, business idea, entrepreneur, fail fast, life lessons, millionaire stories, mindsets for success, startup stories
Nicholas Charles Tyrwhitt Wheeler is an English businessman. He attempted a number of different businesses, only to find himself establishing the Charles Tyrwhitt company and shirt brand in 1986.
Nicholas gave an in-depth insight on how to focus and be persistent with the idea that you believe in and an interesting story of growing from zero to a million.
December 24th, 2017 | Season 1 | 45 mins 58 secs
advertising, airbnb, business, ebay, friends, startup stories, uber
Part two of the startup stories podcasts with Theo Ricketts, they discuss various projects they ran and the strain caused on personal relationships as well as interesting views on stupid things humans do.
We go through some of our own interpersonal problems and other traits and beliefs we have that cause major issues. and best ways to resolve things.
December 17th, 2017 | Season 1 | 49 mins 13 secs
advertising, airbnb, ebay, friends, how to think about money, prostitutes, startup stories, uber
Theo Ricketts is the founder of Postary, a platform for sending personalised marketing postcards in minutes.
In this episode, we discuss our ideas ranging from the ground-breakingly innovative to debatably legal and mostly chaotic. We lay bare the disasters, successes, and discoveries we had along the way.
Since kids, Sam and Theo have found ways to make money. They also discuss various projects they ran in the advertising, e-commerce, travel and sex industries as well as ways to live in London for free and get paid to go on holiday.
November 25th, 2017 | Season 1 | 55 mins 30 secs
hospitality, modern solution, nick miller, staffing agency, startup stories, technology
Nick Miller is the CEO of Buzzhire, an on-demand staffing agency for the hospitality industry in London.
We discuss the best strategies for raising finance, creating a successful team and some amazing insights on being an entrepreneur.
August 21st, 2017 | Season 1 | 43 mins 5 secs
entrepreneurship, failure, food, hustle, life lessons, positivity, startup stories, technology
Tomiwa Adey is a young tech entrepreneur who has founded several start-ups, learning a lot from his successes and failures.
He offers a humorous insight into the trials and tribulations of being a tech entrepreneur and how to develop a positive mindset in the face of any situation.
August 20th, 2017 | Season 1 | 33 mins 39 secs
first episode, introduction, memories, parenting, startup stories, travel
The first introduction episode to the Growth Mindset Podcast.
Sam looks back at his life with his mother Jane and explores some of the main events and funny stories that cultured his growth mindset.