Startup Stories

Demos Demetriou - Startup Stories With Adam Callow

An episode of Startup Stories

By Adam Callow
If you're on the startup battlefield, Startup Stories brings you news from the next trench.

Startup Founder Adam Callow talks to founders and gets their first-hand stories, BS free and with actionable insight for entrepreneurs.

Fail tales, growth hacks, lessons learned and the moments that changed everything - that's why you need to get Startup Stories.

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Lee Wilcox CEO of On The Tools - Startup Stories With Adam Callow
What would you do if your back was against the wall? Lee Wilcox was on the edge of bankruptcy when he decided to go all in on a new venture.  Today in Startup Stories with Adam Callow you’ll hear how Lee saw how an industry that was lagging behind in social media could be transformed. So he and his cofounder sold services that weren’t being bought, calling for skills they didn’t have, serving a community that was eager for something new. Connect with Lee Wilcox on LinkedIn  Subscribe to his podcast How's Your Week Been?   This episode of Startup Stories is bought to you by our friends at Pure Scooters. Save time, save money and save the planet with an electric scooter from Pure Scooters. The UK's most trusted electric scooter provider. Visit pure.nbs.fm for your chance to win one of two electric scooters. 
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July 17, 2019
Malcolm Sloan - Startup Stories
How can you build a two-sided market? Malcolm Sloan’s experience in management consultancy gave him an insight into how to be lean and agile in creating a new venture, he found a problem worth solving, so he just needed to find time in an already busy life to get his idea off the ground. Visit Sportsinjuryfix.com to find out more.  Instagram: @sportsinjuryfix Twitter: @sportsinjuryfix This episode of Startup Stories is bought to you by our friends at Pure Scooters. Save time, save money and save the planet with an electric scooter from Pure Scooters. The UK's most trusted electric scooter provider. Visit pure.nbs.fm for your chance to win one of two electric scooters. 
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July 10, 2019
Hampton Catlin - Startup Stories With Adam Callow
The world is increasingly software-driven. But we all know how often technology that is meant to make our lives better is clumsy, unforgiving and unfriendly. Hampton Catlin is a leading startup CTO, who believes software needs to be built around the needs and personalities of people, not the other way round. Today in Startup Stories with Adam Callow you’ll hear how Hampton makes sure that product developers care – really care – about making customers happy.  Thanks for listening to this Startup Story. We aim to bring you first-hand stories every week, and you can help us out by rating the show on your podcast provider, or head to NBS.FM where you can sign up for sneak previews and more. If you have an idea for a guest for Adam with a startup story to tell, please email your suggestion to  jeremy@nbs.fm  This episode of Startup Stories is bought to you by our friends at Pure Scooters. Save time, save money and save the planet with an electric scooter from Pure Scooters. The UK's most trusted electric scooter provider. Visit pure.nbs.fm for your chance to win one of two electric scooters. 
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July 3, 2019
Demos Demetriou - Startup Stories With Adam Callow
If you’re on the startup battlefield, Startup Stories brings news from the next trench.  Startup founder Adam Callow talks to founders and gets their firs had stories with actionable inside from entrepreneurs. The web is changing everything. What would you do if you created an app that your customers loved, but that threatened your own business? Demos Demetriou had a successful niche recruitment business providing staff for the most demanding customers, but he began to see that the recruitment industry has to change. This episode of Startup Stories is bought to you by our friends at Pure Scooters. Save time, save money and save the planet with an electric scooter from Pure Scooters. The UK's most trusted electric scooter provider. Visit pure.nbs.fm for your chance to win one of two electric scooters.  If you’d like to reach out to the show you can get in touch by emailing jeremy@nbs.fm 
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June 26, 2019
Ken Banks - Startup Stories With Adam Callow
 If you’re on the startup battlefield, Startup Stories brings news from the next trench. Startup founder Adam Callow talks to founders and gets their first had stories with actionable inside from entrepreneurs. Many entrepreneurs start out with a side project. Ken Banks had a simple idea for a summer project he thought might help a few people in remote parts of the world communicate faster and better, using just cheap mobile phones and software that could run on any PC. But when Frontline SMS was used to monitor elections, it made the headlines and before he knew it, Ken had customers in 190 countries. You can visit Yoti here: www.yoti.com/impact Check out Ken's blog over at www.kiwanja.net    If you have an idea for a guest for Adam with a story to tell, you can email jeremy@nbs.fm This episode of Startup Stories is bought to you by our friends at Pure Scooters. Save time, save money and save the planet with an electric scooter from Pure Scooters. The UK's most trusted electric scooter provider. Visit pure.nbs.fm for your chance to win one of two electric scooters. 
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June 19, 2019
Andrew Allen - Startup Stories With Adam Callow
If you’re on the startup battlefield, Startup Stories brings news from the next trench. Startup founder Adam Callow talks to founders and gets their firs had stories with actionable inside from entrepreneurs. Could you imagine founding a business in a sector you didn’t know, and inside six months your house is on the line? Today Startup Stories with Adam Callow features Andrew Allen, a digital marketer turned food entrepreneur. Snaffling Pig was a hit on Dragon’s Den, and Andrew has gone on to become an investor, advisor and non-executive director to a range of food startups. This episode of Startup Stories is bought to you by our friends at Pure Scooters. Save time, save money and save the planet with an electric scooter from Pure Scooters. The UK's most trusted electric scooter provider. Visit pure.nbs.fm for your chance to win one of two electric scooters.  If you’d like to reach out to the show you can get in touch by emailing jeremy@nbs.fm 
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June 13, 2019
Harry Hugo - Startup Stories With Adam Callow
If you’re on the startup battlefield, Startup Stories brings news from the next trench. Startup founder Adam Callow talks to founders and gets their firs had stories with actionable inside from entrepreneurs. In this episode of Startup Stories Adam interviews Harry Hugo from The Goat Agency. https://goatagency.com/ For most people, being part of a well-funded startup before you’re 20 is living the dream. But Harry Hugo wanted to use what he’d learned to found a new kind of marketing agency, reinventing word of mouth for the 21st century. So he and his two cofounders set up the Goat Agency, and started to win big clients by making promises backed by a guarantee – if we don’t hit our targets, you don’t pay. today in Startup Stories with Adam Callow you’ll hear how Harry’s simple idea, “What if we're just the agency that does what we say what we can do?” has become a high-growth business that keeps on learning and experimenting every day. This episode of Startup Stories is bought to you by our friends at Pure Scooters. Save time, save money and save the planet with an electric scooter from Pure Scooters. The UK's most trusted electric scooter provider. Visit pure.nbs.fm for your chance to win one of two electric scooters.  If you’d like to reach out to the show you can get in touch by emailing jeremy@nbs.fm 
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June 12, 2019
Adam Callow & Jeremy Parsons - Startup Stories With Adam Callow
If you’re on the startup battlefield, Startup Stories brings news from the next trench. Startup founder Adam Callow talks to founders and gets their firs had stories with actionable inside from entrepreneurs. In the first episode of Startup Stories Jeremy Parsons from Magicsubscriptions.com turns the mics to Adam and asks what he hopes to learn from Startup Stories.  This episode of Startup Stories is bought to you by our friends at Pure Scooters. Save time, save money and save the planet with an electric scooter from Pure Scooters. The UK's most trusted electric scooter provider. Visit pure.nbs.fm for your chance to win one of two electric scooters.  If you’d like to reach out to the show you can get in touch by emailing jeremy@nbs.fm 
21:32
June 12, 2019
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