This is not a podcast for the faint of heart. Join me as we annihilate boundaries, baulk conventions and unlock the disturbing process of finding your calling in the colossal clusterf*ck we call life. You might want to bring your towel for this.
Shrimp Cocktails and Great Conversations - with Rogier Schmits
53:07Nobody does smart, chill, and happy like Rogier. We've known each other for some years and I've always been impressed with the way he looks at the world. We both have a love for asking the right questions, and you'll find that our pretty quickly in this friendly chat.
Pure, Unadulterated, Hustle and Grind with Johanna Dalman of Alopecia Angel
35:33Driven, hard-working and passionate. I don't use these words lightly. But that's exactly how I would describe this woman. Johanna Dalman, founder of Alopecia Angel, joins us to talk about her journey to the other side of the pond, and what major life-changing moment drove her to entrepreneurial success.
Always Be Curious - Challenging the Norm with Leonard Bukenya and Michael Koenka
40:07Great to share a conversation about meaning, curiosity, and the future of innovation with my dear friend Leonard Bukenya, Partner at the corporate accelerator and world-changing startup hub Aim for the Moon. This is a chat you won't want to miss.
The Grit Behind the Grind: A Lovely Chat with Michael Koenka and Anthony Rose
42:24For those of us in the European investment circle, Anthony's company is one leading the fray in helping founders take the stress out of securing investment. But today we sit down and unpack what the hustle and bustle really is all about, and pick up a thing or two about doing what we love.
Take Your Best Shot - Michael Koenka and Hendrik Halbe
49:19This week's conversation is with an interesting figure in the Dutch and international startup scene. Hendrik, founder of Get in the Ring and the Unknown Group, is a great representation of grit and perseverance. And this week we explore what it took to turn an idea into a movement that changed how people present themselves and their ideas. Give it a listen.
Troy McCann - Innerspace
56:58Speaking with a guy like Troy is an inspiration. Almost singlehandedly, Troy has been a leading figure in the Australian, and global, space community. With mentors only dreams could imagine, to teams and companies that boggle the mind, his accelerator, Moonshot Space, is definitely one to watch in this nascent industry. We talk about life, the universe, and crazy stories. Here's to the next frontier.
Tooth Fairy Crypto
41:17Not long ago I was hanging out with my daughter. We talked about lots of things, and one of them was money. Specifically, how she wants to have hers managed, distributed. Despite being a six-year old, her insights were strangely profound. Here's my thoughts on our talk.
Kevin 'Blaxtar' de Randamie | Create Your Best Life
1:00:05The word impressive doesn't do this man justice. From disrupting the Dutch Hip-Hop scene, to running his own record label by the time most people apply to their first jobs, Kevin is a man with a seemingly unstoppable vision. A family man, a man of faith, and a man with heart of gold - Kevin sat down with us today to share his journey and belief in the power of creativity in life and entrepreneurship.
Choose Life - Bart Hendrikx
47:36This week we meet Bart Hendrikx. Bart is a wonderful soul with a joie de vivre that comes out in everything he does. A people-mover and ambitious energy-seeker, he's a real interesting human with tons to share. From ambitions to regrets to life and everything in it, our talk brought to light some of the finer elements of what it means to choose life and never stop.
On Tigers and Turtles - Johanna Lehmann
47:25Johanna Lehmann is CEO of Tiger and Turtle, a brilliant shop set-up by a wonderfully ambitious woman. Her story is one of perseverance, resilience and self-awareness. Traits a lot of successful entrepreneurs either have or aspire to achieve. We sat down together to explore why meaningful leadership and a strong sense of self is so important in life, and everything in-between.