Business Unusual

The best disruptors are focused on customers not products, they use technology rather than fear it, they create new opportunities often where regulations don't exist and they are backed by those with deep pockets and an appetite for risk. Colin Cullis presents stories of Business Unusual - those people and companies driving the next industrial revolution.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 10m. Bisher sind 109 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich


Facebook is planning some big changes

The Facebook CEO set out his goals for 2019, and they include more encryption, less sharing and deleting your content.


 2019-03-13  14m

Patronage can be good, just not the kind you assume

Patronage in South Africa has negative connotations with good reason, but there is a good version.


 2019-03-06  11m

What would happen if Government just gave everyone free money?

Finland has ended a trial to see what impact a basic income would have on unemployment - this is what it found.


 2019-02-27  12m

Why you should read the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation annual letter

For the last decade, the letter has tracked how the world has been improving.


 2019-02-20  11m

Robocalls: the good, the bad and the ugly

Before Robocops we will need to deal with Robocallers.


 2019-02-13  14m

Technology is neither good nor evil. How we use it makes it one or the other

New digital products intended to solve problems can also create new ones.


 2019-02-06  11m

How mushrooms and milk might solve a plastic packaging problem

Plastic can be found everywhere on the planet, often as rubbish. How can we get rid of it?


 2019-01-30  10m

Does the world need a social credit score to get us to behave?

China thinks so. It may sound like a scary movie, but it's also very likely to happen.


 2019-01-23  12m

The impact of a fire in the US might spare South Africa from getting burned

Eskom is in big trouble, but not as much as the Pacific Gas and Electric Company.


 2019-01-16  10m

Back to the future! Here's what's in store for 2019...

A look back at past predictions and what it says about what to expect in 2019.


 2019-01-09  18m