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 108 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast


Everything you need to know about the dark web, but were too afraid to ask

The recent closure of two illegal online marketplaces selling contraband has put the dark web back in the spotlight.


 2017-07-26  11m

The Alibaba Group does not see itself as a company but an economy

Alibaba founder Jack Ma says the future is his biggest competitor and he wants young entrepreneurs to help him succeed.


 2017-07-19  10m

If a minimum wage is a good idea, what about a maximum?

Salary caps are not new, but wage gaps have never been this big, perhaps this is how could we address it.


 2017-07-12  10m

What the Google fine might say about the future control of the internet

How an organisation you may not have heard of controls the internet and may be needed to control more of it. Correction: the audio states the fine was R35 trillion, it should be R35 billion.


 2017-07-05  8m

Half this article will no longer be true in the future

Humans acknowledge that change is inevitable, but resist it anyway.  


 2017-06-28  10m

Update: Amazon gets wider, Uber gets a flat and Bitcoin is losing currency

A mid-year update on the companies we have profiled on Business Unusual.


 2017-06-21  10m

Minecraft, a game that could one day get your child a job

There is a lot of great educational software, but these games are not only good for children.


 2017-06-14  13m

Dynamic pricing - a buzzword that may see you pay more

Your shopping habits may reduce your chances of getting the best deals.


 2017-06-07  12m

Real radical economic transformation

Could the overused and undefined phrase hold real meaning for South Africa and the rest of the continent?  


 2017-05-31  8m

Two high tech weapons, one guaranteed to kill and one guaranteed it won't

Technology promises to make everything better, but can it reduce accidental firing and ensure ethical kills?


 2017-05-24  11m