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The KAMAJ Show

The KAMAJ Show

By Kamaj Silva

Hosted by Kamaj Silva founder of Sneakertub and MILK Toronto, this podcast discusses topics related to Entrepreneurship, how to make develop your passion into a revenue stream and how to stay focused when shit hits the fan. Featuring celebrity guests and entrepreneurs from all walks of life.
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Peoples Pharmacy - New Social Business Idea
Peoples Pharmacy - New Social Business Idea
My pitch to open a charitable Pharmacy which gives the citizens in need access to basic medication
11:37
June 24, 2022
How to be a successful Entrepreneur | සාර්ථක ව්‍යාවසායකයෙක් වෙන හැටි
How to be a successful Entrepreneur | සාර්ථක ව්‍යාවසායකයෙක් වෙන හැටි
On today's episode I discuss 10 Key Characteristics of a successful Entrepreneur.
26:32
December 28, 2021
Mental Health & Entrepreneurship
Mental Health & Entrepreneurship
Today we launch Season 3 of the podcast. Brand new season with brand new discussions. Season 3 we will get deep into Entrepreneurship, my personal journey and some amazingly valuable content. 
17:51
December 20, 2021
My Life Story - Part 1
My Life Story - Part 1
Let's take a deep dive into my life. Here's how i went to England for my higher studies. WARNING - includes fun stories and good times ⏲️
24:02
June 29, 2021
Are You an Entrepreneur?
Are You an Entrepreneur?
How to recognize the entrepreneur in you.
11:33
June 28, 2021
How to master Certainty in uncertain times
How to master Certainty in uncertain times
Certainty profoundly shapes our behavior. The more certain we are of a belief—regardless of its objective correctness—the more durable it will be and the greater its influence on what we do. I was invited by Ramindu Randeni of Derana to discuss the subject of certainty.
13:26
May 21, 2021
Yohani Cyber Bullying Controversy & Social Media Ethics
Yohani Cyber Bullying Controversy & Social Media Ethics
Today I want to open a dialogue about the Sri Lankan musician Yohani's body shaming, cyber bullying incident. I believe it starts with education about ethics and behavior. Here are my thoughts expressed in this episode.
10:51
May 19, 2021
Get Your Mind Right For Post-Covid Success
Get Your Mind Right For Post-Covid Success
Welcome to The Kamaj Show - Season 2. I am back after months and In this episode I discuss how to drive forward with an entrepreneurial mindset during a crisis | මේ එපිසෝඩ් එකේ ලෝකෙ පෙරලුනත් ඔලුව කෙලින් තියාගෙන ඉන්නෙ කොහොමද කියලා බලමු 
22:52
May 18, 2021
Happy Hour - Binario 12
Happy Hour - Binario 12
This episode we chat to travel content creators Binario 12 about how to cut down on the non essential stuff and live a minimal lifestyle while travelling.
32:26
March 03, 2021
Listen to this before you start a Business
Listen to this before you start a Business
Today we discuss key factor to consider before stepping into entrepreneurship.
15:44
March 01, 2021
How to start a Subscription Box in Sri Lanka
How to start a Subscription Box in Sri Lanka
Today we discuss the thing i'm known for "subscription boxes". Here are my tips into starting a subscription box in Sri Lanka.
16:02
February 27, 2021
Spotify Marketing 101
Spotify Marketing 101
Long overdue 1st episode for 2021. Today we talk about how to market yourself as a musician on digital platforms and beyond.
16:60
February 26, 2021
Last Podcast of the Year
Last Podcast of the Year
Thank You for everyone who tuned into the podcast in 2020. This is last podcast of the year. I was interviewed by a 12 Year old entrepreneur Nethila Nimasath. There's a lot of positive advise and direction within this interview.
54:53
December 30, 2020
How to Win 2021 as an Entrepreneur
How to Win 2021 as an Entrepreneur
In this episode we discuss how to win 2021 as an entrepreneur.
01:15:45
December 23, 2020
Longest Marketing Campaign In Sri Lanka | ලන්කාවෙ දිගම මාකටින් කැම්පේන් එක
Longest Marketing Campaign In Sri Lanka | ලන්කාවෙ දිගම මාකටින් කැම්පේන් එක
I created the longest marketing campaign in Sri Lanka without mentioning the product for a year. ලන්කාවෙ දිගම මාකටින් කැම්පේන් එක මම කරා වෙලදබාන්ඩයේ නම නොකියා. Let's Dive deep into my thought process behind the campaign and how I planned it. This will definitely bring you value.
12:59
December 05, 2020
Happy Hour with Malinda Alahakoon
Happy Hour with Malinda Alahakoon
On today's episode I connect with tech genius and Science Geek Malinda Alahakoon of Tech Track and Illumination Podcast fame to talk about entrepreneurship, how to strike a balance and developing Sri Lanka.
01:25:25
December 01, 2020
Quickest Path to Canadian Citizenship
Quickest Path to Canadian Citizenship
Due to popular Demand I decided to bring self learnt immigration expert Harsha Sam to discuss further on how to achieve your Canadian Citizenship Dream.
33:21
November 24, 2020
Life in Canada VS Life in UK
Life in Canada VS Life in UK
Popular Immigration Podcast Harsha & Sofia interviewed me about my journey and my path to Canadian Citizenship.
37:14
November 21, 2020
How to Take an Idea From a Rock to A Diamond
How to Take an Idea From a Rock to A Diamond
In this episode we discuss how to take an idea from it's inception and polish it like a diamond to present it to your target audience. A lot of branding techniques and unique marketing methods are discussed in this episode.
52:43
November 16, 2020
Let's Talk About Smart Thinking
Let's Talk About Smart Thinking
In this episode I discuss smart thinking. I talk about my university days where i used smart thinking to get out of an issue which could have cost me my degree.
26:22
November 13, 2020
How To Kick Down Doors & Break Barriers
How To Kick Down Doors & Break Barriers
This Podcast features a Q&A session I was invited for at Royal College Colombo 7 in 2018. There's a lot of key take aways from this and also it's an insight into my mind and thinking pattern 2 years ago. Please excuse the audio quality as it was grabbed from a cell phone.
33:04
November 12, 2020
5 Factors that can take you to the finish line | දිනුම් කනුවට ලගාවෙන ක්‍රම 5ක්
5 Factors that can take you to the finish line | දිනුම් කනුවට ලගාවෙන ක්‍රම 5ක්
In this brand new episode we discuss how to get to finish line by following your goals. I discuss 5 Key important characteristics an entrepreneur should practice.
13:42
November 11, 2020
The Guy who Started a successful business with the last $700 in his bank
The Guy who Started a successful business with the last $700 in his bank
Today we visit another throwback interview from 2018 with the US based podcast "You Are Not A GOAT"
41:59
November 10, 2020
Taking Risks. Should you or Should you not?
Taking Risks. Should you or Should you not?
Today we talk about taking risks. When should you take a risk? This is from the One Minute Motivation series.
34:22
November 07, 2020
Happy Hour with Sandun Nissanka
Happy Hour with Sandun Nissanka
Sandun Nissanka is a serial entrepreneur based in Orange County, California. Throughout the last four years, he has connected with various individuals to form a series of business startups. His academic background is in Intelligence and Cyber Operations. He also has experience in business development and entrepreneurship. Sandun is currently the President of AFQ Corporations, Vice President of LAVSH Consulting Co., and is also serving as the CEO of AFQ Records.
38:27
November 04, 2020
Build a Powerful Brand | සුපිරි brand එකක් හදන්නෙ කොහොමද?
Build a Powerful Brand | සුපිරි brand එකක් හදන්නෙ කොහොමද?
Today's podcast is a must listen for entrepreneurs, musicians and hustlers. We talk about brand building and brand marketing, discuss strategies and tricks of the trade
20:03
November 03, 2020
Happy Hour with David Luchow
Happy Hour with David Luchow
I went to Germany with only 15 Euros in my pocket. One of Germany's hottest audio engineers is Sri Lankan Born David Luchow.  යූරො15ක් අතැතිව ජර්මනියට ගිය ලොව සුපතල ලන්කාවෙ වැඩ්ඩා.
41:13
November 03, 2020
How to be successful fast | ඉක්මනින් දියුනු වෙන මාර්ගය
How to be successful fast | ඉක්මනින් දියුනු වෙන මාර්ගය
Sucess is not a bed of roses but here are some tips to manage your business and be successful. ඉක්මන කොටයි. ඒත් හරියට සැලසුම් කරගත්තොත් ඉක්මනට සාර්ථක වෙන්න බැරි නෑ.
07:51
November 03, 2020
5 Business Starter Tips | බිස්නස් ටිප්ස් 5ක්
5 Business Starter Tips | බිස්නස් ටිප්ස් 5ක්
Starting out on your own is scary. The road ahead is unpredictable. Here are 5 steps to navigate the first few months of your new venture. ව්‍යාපාරයක් පටන් ගද්දි පොඩි බයක් අවදානමක් හිතට දැනෙන්න පුලුවන්.ඒව මගහැර ගන්නෙ කොහොමද කියලා බලමු.
05:05
November 03, 2020
How to pitch your business to Investors
How to pitch your business to Investors
Let's discuss how to pitch your project or business to Investors to raise funds. I talk about my experiences preparing for Dragon's Den Pitch. Support this podcast with a monthly donation so we can create better, more engaging content for you - https://anchor.fm/kamaj/support
22:60
October 29, 2020
How to Reach out to Investors and Venture Capitalists
How to Reach out to Investors and Venture Capitalists
Brand new original episode features my thoughts about how to reach out to Venture capitalists to fund raise for your business. I also discuss developing new business ideas and financial control. Support this podcast with a monthly donation so we can create better, more engaging content for you - https://anchor.fm/kamaj/support
32:20
October 28, 2020
The Everyday Entrepreneur | How to find balance & develop creative ideas
The Everyday Entrepreneur | How to find balance & develop creative ideas
A right balance between business and creative is the key to any digital business. I sit down with Canadian Real Estate Mogul Carlo Batara on his podcast "Errday Entrepreneur"
41:27
October 28, 2020
19 Questions with Kamaj Silva
19 Questions with Kamaj Silva
In this 2018 interview I sit on the hot seat to answer 19 burning questions about entrepreneurship, hustle and grind.
09:36
October 28, 2020
How to find your destiny
How to find your destiny
This is a question a lot of young people have. I addressed this in a 2018 interview I did with PULSE. Take a listen. Till I start recording some new episodes, here's some throwback wisdom.
14:32
October 28, 2020
Digital Trends Invited me for an interview | Digital Trends මට ඉන්ටවිව් එකකට ඉන්වයිට් කරා
Digital Trends Invited me for an interview | Digital Trends මට ඉන්ටවිව් එකකට ඉන්වයිට් කරා
Digital Trends is a Portland, Oregon-based tech news, lifestyle, and information website that publishes news, reviews, guides, how-to articles, descriptive videos and podcasts about technology and consumer electronics products. They invited me to talk about Sneakertub on their show.
17:05
October 26, 2020
Throwback Episode
Throwback Episode
This Episode is from a 2018 Interview i did Fresh off the Dragon's Den pitch. Do you think my thinking pattern has changed? Let me know by sending me a voice note.
28:07
October 26, 2020
My Early Life | මගෙ ඉස්සර කාලේ
My Early Life | මගෙ ඉස්සර කාලේ
This Podcast is from an interview i did with Danu Innasithamby on Buzz with Danu. I talk about my early life and how i dialled into my entrepreneurs mindset.
24:19
October 26, 2020
5 Million Dollar Subscription Business. How I Built It | ඩොලර් මිලියන 5ක ව්‍යාපාරයක් ගොඩනැගූ හැටි.
5 Million Dollar Subscription Business. How I Built It | ඩොලර් මිලියන 5ක ව්‍යාපාරයක් ගොඩනැගූ හැටි.
I invested only $700 and today SNEAKERTUB valued at approximately 5 million dollars by Clearbanc. Here's how I did it
49:17
October 25, 2020
The Process & The Grind | කට්ට කාලා දියුනු වෙන්නෙ කොහොමද?
The Process & The Grind | කට්ට කාලා දියුනු වෙන්නෙ කොහොමද?
This episode gives you an insight into my process, the grind and what it takes to be successfull. දියුනු වෙද්දි භාධක කම්කටලු ගොඩක් එනවා. ඒවා balance කරන්නෙ කොහොමද කියලා අහලා බලමු.
26:28
October 25, 2020
Happy Hour with Boodee Keerthisena
Happy Hour with Boodee Keerthisena
This Week on the podcast I chat with legendary filmmaker and entrepreneur best know for his restaurant chain Mathura and Krishna, Boodee Keerthisena. In 1987, he went to New York City to study film. He joined the film department to study film and television at the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan. His thesis, presented at his graduation in 1995, was the feature film Veils of Maya (Sihina Deshayen – 1993. The film won 31 awards in many festivals, including Best Director and Best Film. Since he returned to Sri Lanka in 1995, he has directed and produced over 100 TV commercials, more than 30 documentaries, two TV series, and many music videos.
43:16
October 22, 2020
Happy Hour with Big Doggy
Happy Hour with Big Doggy
Big Doggy, a veteran Sinhala Rapper in Sri Lanka joins the podcast to talk about his struggles, grind and what it takes to release an album in Sri Lanka. Big Doggy's Album Sthuthi is now out on Spotify, Apple Music and other streaming platforms.
40:20
October 21, 2020
How to Deal with Haters
How to Deal with Haters
Podcast Family! I'm back with a new episode after a short break. Let's catch on what i've been up to and let's talk about how to deal with pressure from external entities and haters :)
13:23
October 02, 2020
Happy Hour with Dr. Kalana Senaratne
Happy Hour with Dr. Kalana Senaratne
Kalana Senaratne is a distinguished columnist and researcher. Readers of Groundviews would be most familiar with his writing on the rise of militant Buddhism in Sri Lanka, though he has written consistently of issues of governance, rights, politics and religiosity since 2009.
42:42
August 30, 2020
How to Build a Sustainable online business
How to Build a Sustainable online business
The title says it all. This week's episode is Part of an interview I did with an rising business youtube channel.
30:49
August 17, 2020
How to Migrate to Canada - Happy Hour with Harsha Sam
How to Migrate to Canada - Happy Hour with Harsha Sam
In todays podcast I chat to Harsha Sam who is a youtuber specialized in immigration. Listen and learn about different Canadian Immigration program and also tips on how you can start your immigration process. Thank You for making "The Kamaj Show" the number 1 podcast in Sri Lanka on Apple Podcasts.
36:16
July 30, 2020
How to find True Happiness
How to find True Happiness
Todays Podcast is a session i did at University of Colombo's Insight 2020 moderated by Sharon Mascarenhas. In this episode i dive deep into how i found happiness and how you can do the same.
36:02
July 28, 2020
How to Invest in yourself
How to Invest in yourself
On todays episode I discuss how I invested in myself and how you can do the same. Also listen to the episode for new job opportunities with SNEAKERTUB.
23:09
July 26, 2020
Happy Hour with MANASICK (Drill Team)
Happy Hour with MANASICK (Drill Team)
On today's episode I sit down with popular Sri Lankan Hip Hop Artist Manasick to talk about his journey and how to market yourself as a rapper.
42:43
July 21, 2020
Let's Talk about Sex with Kapila Rasnayake | Happy Hour
Let's Talk about Sex with Kapila Rasnayake | Happy Hour
On this weeks Happy Hour episode, we talk about Sex Education, domestic violence and the issues LGBTQ communities face with social activist Kapila Rasnayake
41:13
July 15, 2020
Ratta - Happy Hour with Kamaj
Ratta - Happy Hour with Kamaj
Ratta talks to Kamaj about his rise as a social media influencer and his path to success. This is a must hear episode for all hustlers.
35:30
July 06, 2020
How to Build and Elevate your Personal Brand
How to Build and Elevate your Personal Brand
In todays episode I discuss the do's and dont's when building a personal brand. I discuss dress codes, what we should stay away from on social media.
12:47
June 27, 2020
My Life Story - From a trouble maker to an entrepreneur
My Life Story - From a trouble maker to an entrepreneur
I sit down with Channa Vlogs to talk about my early life as a trouble maker and my transition into an entrepreneur. You will hear bunch of content tips, marketing tips and brand building tips throughout the conversation.
01:20:44
June 23, 2020
Happy Hour with Costa
Happy Hour with Costa
On this episode of Happy Hour I speak to hip hop superstar Prathap Costa AKA Costa. We chat about his career, marketing strategies and how to deal with haters. Check out my new song right here - https://open.spotify.com/artist/3zSp5lmkxivYqarPwFbXEk
41:38
June 15, 2020
How to Create Quality Content and Build a Quality Audience
How to Create Quality Content and Build a Quality Audience
We discuss the age old question quality vs quantity in content form in todays podcast. What is better a quality audience or tons of views from a not-so-quality audience.
19:44
June 12, 2020
The Best Advice You will Ever Get
The Best Advice You will Ever Get
This podcast is from an interview I did in Sri Lanka about hard work, hustle and how to make it.
18:09
June 11, 2020
How to build an Empire Doing What You Love
How to build an Empire Doing What You Love
This episode is from an interview I did with Jayawaves who is a young up and coming podcaster. I go deep into who I am, where I started and my winning mindset. My definition of empire might be different from yours. My happiness is my empire not my bank balance. Checkout the video version on his channel - https://youtu.be/3jnpp4qi2fU
01:13:11
June 08, 2020
Happy Hour with Mihindu Ariyaratne
Happy Hour with Mihindu Ariyaratne
This week I sit down Sri Lankan Rockstar Mihindu Ariyaratne to discuss his grind and hustle to fame. We talk about Sri Lankan copyright law and how some producers take advantage of loopholes. This is a must listen for all aspiring musicians.
42:49
June 08, 2020
How to Story-tell Through Your Brand
How to Story-tell Through Your Brand
In this episode I discuss how to do branding the correct way. We discuss creative strategies and tricks I used when building my brand MILK Toronto. I also discuss how to create a brand story, aesthetic and direction.
26:35
June 06, 2020
Happy Hour with MYHUB Dilshan
Happy Hour with MYHUB Dilshan
This is the happy hour where I speak to happiest individuals who love what they do. On todays episode I feature entrepreneur & youtuber Dilshan Abeygunawardana and touch upon subjects including happiness, youtube and haters.
01:14:26
June 03, 2020
How I built a Million Dollar Business
How I built a Million Dollar Business
Today I talk about how I built SNEAKERTUB from ground up and how I scaled it to $250K revenue business in the first year. I dive deep into some of the specific areas in a subscription business.
23:17
June 01, 2020
My Entrepreneur Journey and Start of SNEAKERTUB
My Entrepreneur Journey and Start of SNEAKERTUB
Today on the first episode of the podcast I talk about my life and how I created SNEAKERTUB.
38:42
May 31, 2020