Episode 16: 19th April 2018

Episode 16, and this week we are discussing the virtual world. In a time when the lines between virtual and reality can sometimes get blurred we ponder social media presence, online events, sending things into space. It’s a kind of magic.

Our topical discussion came about following recent events surrounding Facebook and the seemingly radical decision by JD Weatherspoon to delete all of their social media accounts. Whether it’s a crazy decision or part of a new trend remains to be seen and we discuss some of the rationale behind this move.

Keeping things ‘online’ we explore a number of online events taking place over the coming weeks.

After pausing for a quick update on our podcast homework we move into our reviews section this week where we discuss our experience of virtual meetings or ‘hangouts’ as the cool kids might say. Taking the opportunity to connect with others via the internet has had a significant impact on the way we do business.

And finally, our business Guru for this week is the business magnate, engineer and eye-wateringly wealthy business founder Elon Musk. topically famous for sending a car into space Mr Musk seems to be adept at influencing, inspiring and motivating others to carry out some of his ‘crazy’ ideas.

With a number of quotes to his name we  particularly like the following:

”I think it is possible for ordinary people to choose to be extraordinary.”

”People should pursue what they are passionate about. That will make them happier than pretty much anything else.”

Remember, you are the community and we welcome your comments below. Please keep them kind or at least be constructive in your criticisms.

Recent Posts

Episode 158: 29th April 2021

April 29th, 2021|Comments Off on Episode 158: 29th April 2021

Upside Down Management, Cyrus Todiwala & How to Thrive in the Virtual Workplace None of us need reminding that the world has been turned upside down in the last 12months or [...]

Episode 157: 22nd April 2021

April 22nd, 2021|Comments Off on Episode 157: 22nd April 2021

The UK Housing Market, Geeta Gupta-Fisker and Find Your Voice It seems that no sooner does house come onto the market than someone snaps it up. This week we take a [...]

We sometimes earn a small commission if you buy a product after clicking on one of the links in our blog. This commission is used to fund the ongoing costs of the website and Soundcloud subscription.

2020-04-16T09:35:46+00:00