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Being a young business owner E26 (Seb from Capital Dents - Part 1)

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Everything you need to know about content marketing E31 (Leonie Seysan - Part 1)
This week we were lucky enough to sit down and chat with founder of Article Writers Australia, Leonie Seysan. In this episode she shares the story behind why she started her business, how she was able to grow steadily in such a competitive industry and how you can create good marketing content. As always you can watch the full unedited video version of this episode head to https://futuretri.be/yt If you want to learn more about Article Writers Australia or utilise their services feel free to follow the link below and head to their website: https://www.articlewriters.com.au/ You can also follow Germaine on Instagram as well at: https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time stamps - 0m 00s - Intro 0m 33s - Leonie talks about how and why she started Article Writers Australia 8m 30s - Leonie divulges how many people currently work for her and how she has slowly transitioned into running the business as opposed to copywriting 10m 45s - Germaine asks Leonie how she was able to develop a solid clientele base in the hyper competitive copywriting/content marketing industry 15m 35s - Leonie shares her thoughts about the health and viability of content marketing currently as well as what constituties good content marketing 24m 50s - Germaine and Leonie discuss the difficulties they both face in setting limits for the length of project and avoiding situations where you are constantly amending work for clients 29m 40s - Leonie shares how she manages the workload of over 200 employees remotely using work management software
36:50
December 9, 2019
Running a business at 13 years old E30 (Kandles by Kierra)
This week we sit down with 13-year-old candlemaker Kierra as she discusses what motivated her to start her business so young, the role her supportive family played in fulfilling her dreams and how she fits this hustle in with all her other commitments. To watch the full unedited video version of this episode head to https://futuretri.be/yt If you would like to learn more about Kandles by Kierra or buy one of her products you can head to her website or social pages using the link below.  https://kandlesbykierra.com/ (Website) https://www.facebook.com/kandlesbykierra/ (Facebook) You can also follow Germaine on Instagram as well at: https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Timestamps - 0m 00s - Intro 0m 36s - Kierra talks about how a Father’s day gift idea lead to her starting her own business 3m 50s - Germaine asks Kierra about how she makes her candles and how she is able to run a business whilst still going to school 7m 10s - Kierra talks about her products as well as her dream of opening up her own physical candle store 9m 40s - Kierra highlights her issues time managing when starting her business initially and other advice she would give young entrepreneurs 13m 10s - Germaine asks Kierra how she markets her candles without having a large budget to grow her brand 15m 25s - Plugs  + Top 12
19:33
December 2, 2019
Word of mouth marketing and valuing your time E29 (Seb from Capital Dents - Part 2)
This week we sit down again with Seb as he talks about the merit of word of mouth marketing and why even young business owners need to value their time. To watch the full unedited video version of this episode head to https://futuretri.be/yt To get in contact with Seb or to follow Capital Dents on Instagram please use the link below: https://www.instagram.com/capitaldents/ You can also follow Germaine on Instagram as well at: https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Timestamps - 0m 00s - Intro 0m 36s - Seb discusses the merits of word of mouth marketing and how he is branching out into social media marketing 2m 14s - Germaine and Seb discuss valuing your work as you begin being self employed and the responsibilities that come along with it as well 7m 24s - Germaine asks Seb whether this business is a means to an ends or whether he wants to continue to grow in the auto repair industry 9m 20s - Seb admits money is the main motivator behind working hard 13m 34s - Social Plugs + Top 12 segment
28:42
November 26, 2019
Future Tribe Update - Possible Disruptions to Normal Schedule
Hey Future Tribe! Just a quick update that things might not be as you are used to over the next few weeks as we work through some things on our end. We've got many episodes still left to come but wanted to update you and keep you in the loop. If you'd like to help the team, we have some capacity for involvement on the podcast as well as with marketing, and would love to hear from you! Email germaine@futuretheory.com.au Talk very soon Germaine + Future Tribe Team
03:46
November 25, 2019
Future Tribe Holiday Gift Guide: Cameras, Software and Smart Home Devices E28
As the holidays are fast approaching the Futuretheory boys have decided to sit down and discuss the best cameras, software packages and smart home devices money can buy. In this episode, we go over some of our favourite devices, how to pick out a product that is right for you (or your loved ones) as well as how to find the best deals this holiday season. As always you can watch the full unedited video version of this episode head to https://futuretri.be/yt To follow Germaine on Instagram head to. https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time Stamps - 0m 00s - Intro 0m 38s - Camera Buying Guide 23m 21s - Software Buying Guide 34m 55s - Smart Home Device Buying Guide
47:56
November 19, 2019
Being a young business owner E26 (Seb from Capital Dents - Part 1)
On this weeks episode, we sit down with local entrepreneur Sebastian Cuschieri, who started his own paintless dent removal business at the age of 21 and discuss what led him down this career path. To watch the full unedited video version of this episode head to https://futuretri.be/yt To get in contact with Seb or to follow Capital Dents on Instagram please use the link below: https://www.instagram.com/capitaldents/ You can also follow Germaine on Instagram as well at: https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Timestamps - 0m 00s - Intro 0m 38s - Seb talks about what paintless dent removal is, how he learnt his trade and what motivated him to start Capital Dents 10m 15s - Germaine and Seb discuss the benefits of starting a business that has low overheads, particularly if you lack clientele base 13m 40s - Seb outlines how he found his initial customers as well as how he intends to expand this clientele base moving forward 15m 54s - Germaine asks Seb how he figured out his businesses' pricing model 21m 50s - Germaine and Seb outline why working for free is advantageous when starting out in an industry 26m 30s - Seb talks about the importance of being on time and what this tells customers/employers about your work ethic
28:58
November 18, 2019
LWT - Microsoft kills Cortana and new foldable phones hit the market (19 November 2019) E27
Every Tuesday we discuss the most important marketing and technology news you need to know about. To watch the full unedited video version of this podcast head to https://futuretri.be/yt To follow Germaine on Instagram head to. https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time Stamps - 0m 00s - Intro 0m 46s - Notable News 1m 51s - Facebook Ads gets new features https://marketingland.com/facebook-releases-several-ad-personalization-capabilities-271265 7m 35s - Google Chrome labelling slow sites https://www.searchenginejournal.com/google-chrome-speed-badges/335261/ 12m 43s - Microsoft kills off Cortana app https://www.theverge.com/2019/11/16/20967875/microsoft-cortana-ios-android-app-removal-countries-support-document 16m 35s - Huawei and Motorolla prepare to release their foldable phone offerings https://www.theverge.com/2019/11/15/20966857/huawei-mate-x-foldable-phone-now-on-sale-price-location-specs-features https://www.tomsguide.com/reviews/motorola-razr 25m 35s - Basecamp now has a free tier https://www.theverge.com/2019/11/14/20965543/basecamp-free-version-manage-basic-personal-projects 28m 14s - Apple replaces 15-inch MacBook with a new 16-inch model https://www.techradar.com/au/reviews/macbook-pro-16-inch-2019 36m 20s - Disney+ comes to Australia on 19 November, suffering technical errors on launch https://www.cnbc.com/2019/11/12/disney-plus-experiences-errors-connecting-on-launch-day.html 41m 01s - Google gets caught secretly gathering health data https://www.theverge.com/2019/11/11/20959771/google-health-records-project-nightingale-privacy-ascension
46:33
November 18, 2019
LWT - Photoshop on iPad & Airbnb finally verifying their listings (12 November 2019) E25
Every Tuesday we discuss the most important marketing and technology news you need to know about. To watch the full unedited video version of this podcast head to https://futuretri.be/yt To follow Germaine on Instagram head to. https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time Stamps - 0m 00s - Intro 0m 32s - Notable News  1m 54s - Instagram to test hiding Like counts in US, which could hurt influencers https://techcrunch.com/2019/11/08/instagram-hide-likes-us/ 7m 17s - Adobe Photoshop arrives on the iPad https://techcrunch.com/2019/11/04/adobe-photoshop-arrives-on-the-ipad/ 13m 14s - Saudi Arabia reportedly recruited Twitter employees to steal personal data of activists https://techcrunch.com/2019/11/06/saudi-arabia-reportedly-recruited-twitter-employees-to-steal-personal-data-of-activists/ 16m 30s - Apple fixing their not-so-encryption https://www.theverge.com/2019/11/8/20954130/apple-mail-encrypted-unencrypted-email-macos-siri-text 21m 36s - YouTube redesigns homepage https://www.theverge.com/2019/11/7/20952253/youtube-homepage-design-thumbnails-videos-titles-queue-recommendation-hide 25m 25s - Disney+ launching end March 2020 https://www.theverge.com/2019/11/8/20954804/disney-uk-germany-france-italy-spain-release-date-march-31-2020 30m 15s - Airbnb to verify all its listings https://techcrunch.com/2019/11/06/airbnb-to-verify-all-of-its-listings/
35:28
November 11, 2019
Do you really need to go to film school? E24 (Kevin Douglas Wright - Part 2)
On this weeks episode, we again sit down with American independent filmmaker Kevin Douglas Wright and discuss his current endeavours now that his documentary has been released and whether you need to go to film school to start making video content.  To watch the full unedited video version of this episode head to https://futuretri.be/yt. If you would like to learn more about Kevin's documentary or watch it,  use the links below: https://ilearneditfromyou.com/about/ (Website) https://www.amazon.com/Learned-You-Kevin-Douglas-Wright/dp/B07WDZ2WYM (Amazon page) You can also follow Germaine on Instagram as well at: https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time Stamps - 0m 00s - Intro  0m 38s - Germaine and Kevin discuss how technology has made film making easier and whether you need to go to film school before you start making content  4m 11s - Kevin discusses why creating a plan prior to filming is so important when you are creating a large film project  5m 51s - Kevin outlines how he is promoting his documentary now that it has been released as well as when he intends to take on another project  11m 27s - Top 12
20:26
November 11, 2019
Future Tribe Holiday Gift Guide: Phones, Laptops and Tablets E23
As the holidays are fast approaching the Futuretheory boys have decided to sit down and discuss the best smartphones, laptops and tablets money can buy. In this episode, we go over some of our favourite devices, how to pick out a product that is right for you (or your loved ones) as well as how to find the best deals this holiday season. As always you can watch the full unedited video version of this episode head to https://futuretri.be/yt To follow Germaine on Instagram head to. https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time Stamps - 0m 00s - Intro 0m 38s - Smartphone buying guide 13m 00s - Laptop buying guide 28m 30s - Tablet buying guide
39:13
November 4, 2019
Being an independent film maker E21 (Kevin Douglas Wright - Part 1)
On this weeks episode, we sit down with American independent filmmaker Kevin Douglas Wright. For nearly ten years Kevin has run his own production company and worked on a variety of different projects, the most recent one being his documentary “I learned it from you”, which explores the theme of nature vs nurture. To watch the full unedited video version of this episode head to https://futuretri.be/yt If you would like to learn more about Kevin's documentary or watch it,  use the links below: https://ilearneditfromyou.com/about/ (Website) https://www.amazon.com/Learned-You-Kevin-Douglas-Wright/dp/B07WDZ2WYM (Amazon page) You can also follow Germaine on Instagram as well at: https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time Stamps - 0m 00s - Intro  0m 38s Kevin discusses his background as an independent filmmaker and where you can find his films  4m 00s - Germaine asks what started Kevin down his career path  9m 28s - Kevin reflects on his experience being a mature aged film student  11m 30s - Germaine and Kevin discuss whether you should immediately buy expensive recording equipment if you are trying to make video content  15m 35s - Kevin shares some important tips for people looking to make movies or short films themselves
20:24
November 4, 2019
LWT - Google acquires Fitbit & Police using Alexa as evidence (5 November 2019) E22
Every Tuesday we discuss the most important marketing and technology news you need to know about. To watch the full unedited video version of this podcast head to https://futuretri.be/yt To follow Germaine on Instagram head to. https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time Stamps - 0m 00s - Intro 0m 38s - Notable News 2m 30s - Google acquires Fitbit https://techcrunch.com/2019/11/01/google-is-acquiring-fitbit/ 9m 08s - Apple shifting iPhones in a subscription direction and bundle their TV subscription with other services https://techcrunch.com/2019/10/31/apple-card-users-can-now-finance-iphone-purchases-for-24-months-interest-free/ https://www.theverge.com/2019/10/30/20939856/apple-tv-plus-student-plan-apple-music-subscription 14m 45s - Netflix’s releases companion podcast called 'The Only Podcast Left' https://www.theverge.com/2019/10/31/20942754/netflix-scripted-the-only-podcast-left-spotify-daybreak-release-date 17m 55s - Spotify posts operating  profit for the 3rd quarter of 2019 https://www.theverge.com/2019/10/28/20936612/spotify-q3-earnings-cheaper-plans-profitable-costs-cuts 20m 35s - Uber creates an Uber money division https://www.theverge.com/2019/10/28/20936727/uber-money-fintech-debit-credit-cards-finance-digital-wallets 23m 30s - Police using Alexa for evidence https://www.gizmodo.com.au/2019/11/police-ask-alexa-whodunit-in-suspicious-death-case/ 27m 32s - ABC launching iView for free internationally https://www.gizmodo.com.au/2019/10/abc-iview-australia/ 32m 07s - New logo for Microsoft Edge https://www.digitaltrends.com/computing/new-microsoft-edge-browser-icon/
39:42
November 4, 2019
LWT - Facebook News, Share Prices Falling & ESPN+ ads (29 October 2019) E20
Every Tuesday we discuss the most important marketing and technology news you need to know about. To watch the full unedited video version of this podcast head to https://futuretri.be/yt To follow Germaine on Instagram head to. https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time Stamps - 0m 00s - Intro 1m 16s - Notable News  3m 12s - Google announces BERT https://marketingland.com/welcome-bert-googles-latest-search-algorithm-to-better-understand-natural-language-269910 7m 24s - Nearly 90% of consumers would choose ‘do not sell’ personal data under CCPA, study finds https://marketingland.com/nearly-90-of-consumers-would-choose-do-not-sell-personal-data-under-ccpa-study-finds-269573 10m 10s - Facebook rolling out ‘News’ in the US & responds to critics of their advertising practices https://techcrunch.com/2019/10/25/facebook-news-tab/ https://techcrunch.com/2019/10/21/facebook-protect/ 13m 25s - Amazon shares fall by nearly 7% following lower than expected profit https://techcrunch.com/2019/10/24/after-its-first-earnings-miss-in-two-years-amazon-shares-get-walloped-in-after-hours-trading/ 16m 42s - Twitter falls short, stocks down 20% despite user growth https://techcrunch.com/2019/10/24/twitter-earnings-q3/ 19m 50s - Snapchat closer to profitability, still short of IPO price, 7 million new users https://techcrunch.com/2019/10/22/snapchat-earnings-q3-2019/ 22m 30s - Tesla manages to have a profitable quarter https://www.theverge.com/2019/10/23/20928982/tesla-q4-earnings-profit-model-3-china-gigafactory 25m 52s - Roku buys ad tech platform https://techcrunch.com/2019/10/22/roku-buys-ad-tech-platform-dataxu-for-150-million/ 27m 48s - ESPN+ running ads on paying accounts https://www.theverge.com/2019/10/25/20929372/espn-plus-pre-roll-advertising-app-bugs-crashes-subscribers 31m 00s - Netflix raising $2 billion in debt for more content https://techcrunch.com/2019/10/21/netflix-offers-2-billion-in-debt-to-fund-more-content-spending/ 33m 47s - Game streamer Shroud moves to Microsoft Mixer https://www.theverge.com/2019/10/24/20930647/twitch-shroud-mixer-microsoft-ninja-amazon-exclusive
53:04
October 28, 2019
The importance of outsourcing E19 (Cindy Mitchell - Part 2)
This week we again sit down with the CEO of The Mill House Ventures, Cindy Mitchell and discuss how she has dealt with her stressful professional life as well as the importance of outsourcing. To watch the full unedited video version of this episode head to https://futuretri.be/yt To find out more about the great work Cindy and The Mill House Ventures does and if you can help please follow the links below: https://www.millhouseventures.com.au/ (Website) https://www.facebook.com/millhouseaccelerator/ (Facebook) You can also follow Germaine on Instagram as well at: https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time Stamps - 0m 00s - Intro 0m 32s - Cindy discusses how she has struggled with stress during her career and gives insight into how you can avoid it 4m 00s - Germaine and Cindy discuss the importance of outsourcing for both private businesses and social enterprises 7m 00s - How outsourcing leads to networking opportunities 12m 25s - Top 12
17:31
October 28, 2019
LWT - Google's new product launch and the QLD Government using influencers (22 October 2019) E18
Every Tuesday we discuss the most important marketing and technology news you need to know about. To watch the full unedited video version of this podcast head to https://futuretri.be/yt To follow Germaine on Instagram head to. https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time Stamps - 0m 00s - Intro + Notable news 7m 38s - Google's Pixel 4 event https://www.theverge.com/2019/10/15/20903295/google-pixel-4-event-live-blog-news-photos-announcements-products-android 23m 20s - Pixel unlock working with eyes closed https://www.cnet.com/news/google-pixel-4-face-unlock-works-even-when-your-eyes-are-closed-unconscious/ 25m 40s - Samsung fingerprint issue https://news.samsung.com/global/statement-on-fingerprint-recognition-issue 28m 14s - QLD Government hires influencer for promotion https://www.marketingmag.com.au/news-c/news-governement-influencers-tiktok/ 32m 50s -  LinkedIn launches events https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/linkedin-launches-events-to-facilitate-professional-meet-ups/565171/ 35m 33s - Facebook opens search ads to all advertisers https://marketingland.com/facebook-opens-search-ads-to-all-advertisers-269321 38m 03s - Snapchat goes after retailers and DTC brands with new Dynamic Ads https://techcrunch.com/2019/10/17/snapchat-goes-after-retailers-and-dtc-brands-with-new-dynamic-ads/ 40m 25s - Wing launches first commercial drone service in US https://www.theverge.com/2019/10/18/20921310/wings-delivery-drones-virginia-first-flight 41m 10s - YouTube AR ‘try on’ expanding https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/youtube-expands-access-to-ar-try-on-ad-feature/564996/
47:08
October 21, 2019
What is a social enterprise? E17 (Cindy Mitchell - Part 1)
This week we sit down with the CEO of The Mill House Ventures, Cindy Mitchell and discuss what led her to create this social enterprise as well as how it helps young innovators make a change in the community. To watch the full unedited video version of this episode head to https://futuretri.be/yt To find out more about the great work Cindy and The Mill House Ventures does and if you can help please follow the links below: https://www.millhouseventures.com.au/ (Website) https://www.facebook.com/millhouseaccelerator/ (Facebook) You can also follow Germaine on Instagram as well at: https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time Stamps - 0m 00s - Intro 0m 32s - What Millhouse ventures a social enterprise is 9m 05s - Cindy’s discusses her pathway to Millhouse ventures started as well as her time with No Sweat Fashions 17m 50s - Outro
18:50
October 21, 2019
LWT - YouTube testing new ad-buying tool & Nike buys Tally (15 October 2019) E16
Every Tuesday we discuss the most important marketing and technology news you need to know about. To watch the full unedited video version of this podcast head to https://futuretri.be/yt To follow Germaine on Instagram head to. https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time Stamps - 0m 00s - Intro + Notable News   2m 11s - Our own news - newsletter and podcast moving under ‘Future Tribe’ banner https://futuretheory.com.au/growing-the-tribe/ 3m 16s - YouTube testing ad-buying tool that lets you reserve ad placement 120 days out https://marketingland.com/youtube-testing-ad-buying-tool-that-lets-you-reserve-ad-placement-120-days-out-268852 8m 16s - Nike buys Tally https://techcrunch.com/2019/10/11/source-nike-has-picked-up-russell-wilsons-tally-traceme-in-a-rare-acquisition/ 18m 15s - Visa, MasterCard, eBay and Stripe also leaving Libra Project https://amp.news.com.au/technology/facebook/facebooks-libra-currency-battered-by-defections-pushback/news-story/72f2f059b99101812c04ef6a3e27d41a 22m 20s - Quora adds 3 new targeting options for advertisers https://amp.news.com.au/technology/facebook/facebooks-libra-currency-battered-by-defections-pushback/news-story/72f2f059b99101812c04ef6a3e27d41a 26m 50s - Grammarly gets $90 mill investment - valued at $1b https://marketingland.com/grammarly-gets-90-million-boost-to-put-toward-technology-product-development-268866 31m 10s - WeWork running out of cash https://amp.smh.com.au/business/companies/wework-to-run-out-of-cash-by-next-month-without-new-financing-20191012-p5300i.html
39:17
October 14, 2019
Trusting your gut E15 (David Evans - Part 2)
Industry veteran and chartered accountant David Evans sits down with us again this week to talk about the importance of trusting your gut in business. To watch the full unedited video version of this episode head to https://futuretri.be/yt To find out more about David's free-to-use budgeting tool follow the link below: earmark.com.au You can also follow Germaine on Instagram as well at: https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time Stamps - 0m 00s - Intro 0m 38s -  David divulges what he considers to be his biggest career mistakes and what he learnt from them 3m 35s - Top 12 segment 18m 32s - Outro
19:38
October 14, 2019
Helping everyday Australians budget E13 (David Evans Part 1)
Industry veteran and chartered accountant David Evans sits down with us this week to talk about working for global brands such as Speedo™ and now trying to help the average Australian become more financially literate. To watch the full unedited video version of this episode head to https://futuretri.be/yt To find out more about David's free-to-use budgeting tool follow the link below: earmark.com.au You can also follow Germaine on Instagram as well at: https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time Stamps -  0m 00s - Intro 0m 38s - David discusses his professional lineage as a corporate accountant for companies such as Speedo swimwear. 4m 30s - Germaine asks David why he chose to shift his focus from helping large businesses to working with individuals and small enterprises by offering free-to-use budgeting suites 11m 20s - David gives some advice about managing your Superannuation and the importance of saving while young 14m 43s - David is asked to share his career milestones and what he learnt from them 21m 05s - Outro
22:06
October 7, 2019
LWT - New Microsoft Products & Boris Johnson gaming SEO (8 October 2019) E14
Every Tuesday we discuss the most important marketing and technology news you need to know about. To watch the full unedited video version of this podcast head to https://futuretri.be/yt To follow Germaine on Instagram head to. https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time Stamps -  0m 00s - Intro  3m 08s - New Microsoft Products https://blogs.windows.com/devices/2019/10/02/surface-reveals-new-holiday-lineup-and-introduces-a-new-category-of-dual-screen-devices-built-for-mobile-productivity/ 9m 10s - Taboola and Outbrain Merge https://mumbrella.com.au/taboola-and-outbrain-merge-to-create-meaningful-advertising-competitor-to-facebook-and-google-601209 11m 20s - Boris Johnson gaming SEO https://www.wired.co.uk/article/boris-johnson-model-google-news 13m 55s - PayPal pulls out of Libra https://www.theverge.com/2019/10/4/20899310/facebook-libra-paypal-online-currency-payment-system-cryptocurrency 16m 20s  - Australian businesses not digitally competitive https://www.marketingmag.com.au/news-c/news-australian-competitiveness-slips/ 18m 21s - Disney stops running Netflix ads across media network https://www.theverge.com/2019/10/4/20898701/disney-netflix-ads-networks-abc-streaming-wars-amazon-fire-tv-apple 19m 55s - Politicians push back against Facebook’s encryption https://mumbrella.com.au/peter-dutton-pressures-facebook-over-encryption-roll-out-601218 22m 20s - Instagram launches Threads app https://mumbrella.com.au/instagram-launches-direct-messaging-app-threads-601094
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October 7, 2019
LWT - Amazon announces new product range & WeWork's demise (1 October 2019) E12
Every Tuesday we discuss the most important marketing and technology news you need to know about. To watch the full unedited video version of this podcast head to https://futuretri.be/yt To follow Germaine on Instagram head to. https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Timestamps - 0m 00s - Intro + Explaining the new format of the show 2m 35s - Amazon announces new Echo product range at there September Alexa event  https://techcrunch.com/2019/09/25/everything-amazon-announced-at-its-alexa-event-today/ 8m 13s - Facebook is officially preparing to ditch like counts (in Australia) https://techcrunch.com/2019/09/26/facebook-hides-likes/ 11m 45s - Snapchat increases advertising functionality https://marketingland.com/snapchat-extends-video-ads-to-3-minutes-adds-new-features-goal-based-bidding-268027 16m 10s - Duda nabs $25M to take on WordPress with a web development platform aimed at agencies https://techcrunch.com/2019/09/25/duda-nabs-25m-to-take-on-wordpress-with-a-web-development-platform-aimed-at-agencies/ 20m 45s - Financial institutions dominate top 10 CX brands, as voted by Australian consumers https://mumbrella.com.au/financial-institutions-dominate-top-10-cx-brands-as-voted-by-australian-consumers-599493 28m 25s - WeWork valuation and Venture Capitalism https://techcrunch.com/2019/09/29/wework-proves-that-venture-capitalism-works/https://techcrunch.com/2019/09/24/ceo-ouster-looming-layoffs-and-devaluation-turn-wework-into-cautionary-tale/ 33m 58s - Ad market set to grow in October after 11 months of decline, says SMI https://mumbrella.com.au/ad-market-set-to-grow-in-october-after-11-months-of-decline-says-smi-600049
39:24
September 30, 2019
Supporting Young Women E11 (Jessica Barclay - Part 2)
This week we sit down with the host of the 'Mummy Is Doing a Beauty Pageant' podcast Jessica Barclay as she talks about her desire to help the next generation of women achieve their goals through pageantry. To watch the full unedited video version of this episode head to https://futuretri.be/yt To listen to Jess' podcast or follow her on social media follow the links below: Mummy Is Doing a Beauty Pageant: https://anchor.fm/pageantpodcast Facebook: www.facebook.com/msgalaxygirl Instagram: www.instagram.com/msjessica_alice Twitter: www.twitter.com/msjessica_alice You can also follow Germaine on Instagram as well at: https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time stamps -  0m 00s: Intro 0m 31s: Jessica's discusses her desire to help women achieve their goals through providing time management skills  4m 30s: Germaine and Jessica discuss how you can gain insight from those less successful than you 12m 50s: Top 12 segment
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September 30, 2019
Pageantry, Personality Types & Motivation E10 (Jessica Barclay - Part 1)
This week  we sit down with the host of the 'Mummy Is Doing a Beauty Pageant' podcast Jessica Barclay and discuss her background in the pageantry industry, why she chose to create a podcast and how she manages her time. To watch the full unedited video version of this episode head to https://futuretri.be/yt To listen to Jess' podcast or follow her on social media follow the links below: Mummy Is Doing a Beauty Pageant: https://anchor.fm/pageantpodcast Facebook: www.facebook.com/msgalaxygirl Instagram: www.instagram.com/msjessica_alice Twitter: www.twitter.com/msjessica_alice You can also follow Germaine on Instagram as well at: https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time stamps - 0m 00s: Intro 0m 38s: Jessica's discusses her history in Pageantry as well as her goal of being Ms Middlesex Galaxy in 2020 16m 35s: Germaine asks Jessica how she finds motivation and achieves goals in her busy life 27m 50s: Jessica shares some of the tips.tools she uses to self reflect and stay productive
35:32
September 23, 2019
LTWT - Apple's Netflix and Trusting Tech Companies (17 September 2019) E09
Every second Tuesday we discuss the most important marketing and technology news you need to know about in the last two weeks. To watch the full unedited video version of this podcast head to https://futuretri.be/yt To follow Germaine on Instagram head to. https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time stamps - 0m 00s : Intro 1m 40s: Discussing Apple's September product conference and their announcement of AppleTV+/Apple Arcade 7m 50s: Facebook Launches integrated applications including a dating service https://www.theverge.com/2019/9/5/20850307/facebook-dating-united-states-launch 13m 11s: Afterpay joins Australia’s top 40 most valuable brands at number 20 https://www.marketingmag.com.au/news-c/news-brandz-top-australian-brands-2019/ 17m 00s: Google now showing competitor ads on local business profiles https://searchengineland.com/google-now-showing-competitor-ads-on-local-business-profiles-321200 20m 33s: Google anti-trust investigation https://techcrunch.com/2019/09/09/forty-nine-states-and-the-district-of-columbia-are-pushing-an-antitrust-investigation-against-google/ 22m 45s: Youtube fined $170m by the US federal trade commission for advertising practices towards children https://www.marketingmag.com.au/news-c/news-youtube-children/ 27m 33s: Spotify acquires SoundBetter for an undisclosed amount https://techcrunch.com/2019/09/12/spotify-acquires-soundbetter-an-online-marketplace-for-sound-engineers-and-producers/
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September 16, 2019
Causality and Cryptocurrency (Part 2 with Nick Shibanov) E07
This week local entrepreneur Nick Shibanov discusses why society's view on causality is incorrect and how he is able to fund his lifestyle using money he made investing in Cryptocurrency.  If you want to get in touch with Nick you can email him at: http://thepsychonaut.net/ You can also follow Germaine on Instagram as well at: https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time stamps - 0m 00s: Intro 0m 32s: Germaine and Nick talk about how society perceives causality and its far-reaching ramifications 16m 26s: Nick divulges how he funded his current lifestyle and attempted start-ups using the money he made through investing in Cryptocurrencies 21m 20s: Top 12 segment 27m 31s: Outro
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September 9, 2019
LTWT - Twitter Shutting Down Fake Accounts and App Store Changes (3 September 2019) E08
Every second Tuesday we discuss the most important marketing and technology news you need to know about in the last two weeks. To watch the full unedited video version of this podcast head to https://futuretri.be/yt To follow Germaine on Instagram head to. https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time stamps - 0m 00s : Intro 0m 38s: Twitter shuts down 200,000 accounts for Spreading Disinformation About Hong Kong Protests https://www.thedailybeast.com/twitter-shuts-down-200000-chinese-propaganda-accounts-for-spreading-disinformation-about-hong-kong-protests 11m 43s: Facebook off Facebook activity https://newsroom.fb.com/news/2019/08/off-facebook-activity/ 19m 37s: Downloads needed to rank No. 1 on App Store is down 30+% since 2016 for apps, up 47% for games https://techcrunch.com/2019/08/26/downloads-need-to-rank-no-1-on-app-store-is-down-30-since-2016-for-apps-up-47-for-games/ 26m 09s: Instagram confirms it is testing increased ad loads in Stories https://marketingland.com/instagram-confirms-it-is-testing-increased-ad-loads-in-stories-266186 30m 47s: YouTube removing exact subscribers https://www.androidpolice.com/2019/08/30/google-youtube-kills-exact-subscriber-count/ 37m 27s: New bill would ban autoplay videos and endless scrolling - Taking aim at ‘features that are designed to be addictive https://www.theverge.com/2019/7/30/20746878/josh-hawley-dark-patterns-platform-design-autoplay-youtube-videos-scrolling-snapstreaks-illegal 38m 47s:Instagram ‘Threads’ app https://www.theverge.com/2019/8/26/20833903/facebook-instagram-threads-messaging-app-close-friends-snapchat
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September 2, 2019
Different approaches to life and setting goals (Part 1 with Nick Shibanov) E06
This week local entrepreneur Nick Shibanov comes in to discuss his unusual career path, his philosophies for life and business, as well as how he sets goals for himself. If you want to get in touch with Nick you can email him at: http://thepsychonaut.net/ You can also follow Germaine on Instagram as well at: https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time stamps - 0m 00s: Intro 0m 39s: Nick discusses his background in the entrepreneurial space, his personal philosophies and how he developed his unorthodox views 10m 12s: Germaine and Nick discuss the validity of focusing on one singular goal versus pursuing  many, constantly changing objectives. 16m 41s: Nick tells the story of meeting with clairvoyant during a trip to Melbourne and why he took this strangers advice 21m 41s: Outro
22:22
September 2, 2019
An Introduction to the Lean Startup Canvas E05
In preparation for his seminar at the University of Canberra Germaine explains what the Lean Startup Canvas is, how to use the framework and whether you should adopt it when starting up a business.  For a brief history and visual representation of the framework head to the link below: https://blog.leanstack.com/why-lean-canvas-vs-business-model-canvas-af62c0f250f0 You can also follow Germaine on Instagram at: https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time stamps - 0m 00s: Intro 0m 31s: General discussion about the Lean Startup Canvas and what businesses should utilise it 7m 01s: Germaine and Hayden discuss the key components of the model 14m 05s: Germaine shares his personal opinions on the model and its validity 21m 40s: Outro
22:27
August 26, 2019
LTWT - Spotify's Podcast App and Wordpress Buying Tumblr (20 August 2019) E04
We discuss the most important marketing and technology news you need to know about in the last two weeks. To watch the full unedited video version of this podcast head to https://futuretri.be/yt  To follow Germaine on Instagram head to. https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/  For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/  Time stamps -  0m 00s - 1m 51s: Intro + explaining the format of this new spin-off show 1m 52s - 5m 16s: Cloudflare goes public 5m 17s - 9m 33s: Spotify for Podcasters comes out of Beta 9m 34s - 12m 30s: Rankings on mobile drop compared to desktop 12m 31s - 16m 37s: Wordpress buys Tumblr 16m 38s - 19m 21s: Pinterests opens their first office in Australia 19m 22s - 23m 28s: Channel Ten agrees to create more original content for Facebook 23m 29s - 25m 47s: Last acquisition founder leaves Facebook  25m 48s - 32m 12s: Disney competing against Netflix 32m 13s - 33m 13s: Outro
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August 19, 2019
Building an online community of 12k+ (Part 2 with Georgie King, The Women's Collective) E03
Georgie from The Women’s Collective talks about how to price your products, how this influences customers perception of value as well as how to curate a successful online community. To watch the full unedited video version of this episode head to https://futuretri.be/yt Use the links below to follow Georgie and The Women’s Collective on social media: https://www.instagram.com/the_womens_collective/ (Instagram) https://www.facebook.com/groups/938578522874687/ (Facebook)  You can also follow Germaine on Instagram as well at: https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/  For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time stamps -  0m 00s – 0m 58s: Intro + Referencing technical issues 0m 59s –  11m 18s: Germaine and Georgie continue to discuss how they developed pricing models for their services, the difficulty around setting affordable prices for customers and customers perception of value  11m 19s – 23m 34s: Georgie talks about the successful online groups she has curated, online engagement and gives insight into how to create content that is best suited to each social platform 23m 35s -34m 38s: Top 12 segment   34m 39s – 35m 35s: Outro
35:35
August 19, 2019
Passive income and managing two businesses (Part 1 with Georgie King, The Women's Collective) E02
Georgie from The Women’s Collective talks about her career path, working on 2 different businesses and how to develop a passive income stream. To watch the full unedited video version of this episode head to https://futuretri.be/yt Use the links below to follow Georgie and The Women’s Collective on social media: https://www.instagram.com/the_womens_collective/ (Instagram) https://www.facebook.com/groups/938578522874687/ (Facebook)  You can also follow Germaine on Instagram as well at: https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/  For more entrepreneurial related content head to the Future Tribe Facebook group and join our community. https://futuretri.be/fb To learn more about how Futuretheory and how we can help your brand grow visit https://futuretheory.com.au/ Time stamps -  0m 00s – 5m 45s: Pre-roll discussing the first episode’s audio/technical issues and other miscellaneous topics 5m 46s – 6m 24s: Intro  6m 25s – 9m 50s: Georgie explains her background as well as how she developed the Women’s Collective support group. 9m 51s -15m 34s: Georgie discusses her burgeoning career as a business coach and her other income streams 15m 35 – 19m 10s: Germaine and Georgie discuss pricing their services as well as how this influences customer perception 19m 11s – 20m 08s: Outro
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August 19, 2019
What is the Future Tribe Podcast? E01 (Intro)
In this first episode we talk about what the Future Tribe Podcast will be all about, who we will have on, find out more about the host and what to expect in the future episodes. If you would like to be featured on the podcast or have any questions, email us at hello@futuretheory.com.au *** Time Stamps 0:00 - Why the podcast was created and what topics will be covered on the show  4:41 - What types of guests will be featured on the show 5:28 - Germaine Muller's bio, professional resume and the history of Futuretheory 7:57 - Germaine discusses Work Canberra and Future Tribe 8:57 - Germaine talks a little bit about himself, his background, interests and love of Canberra 9:34 - When the podcast will be uploaded as well as what guests will be on the first couple episodes of the show 10:19 - End - More plugs (how to get in touch) etc
10:47
August 5, 2019
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