Ep. 008 – TOPIC: Import Currency Risk, James King, Paul Barrett, AFEX

Import currency risk is probably something that never comes to mind when someone started an international trading business. Yet a move of a few cents in the currency exchange rate can make a huge impact to the business bottom line.

In this episode, James King and Paul Barrett will discuss what is currency risk and different ways companies can manage and minimise the risk to their businesses.

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Emmanuel 10 July 2019 0 Comments

Ep 007 – What is Intrapreneurship, Dr. Irena Yashin-Shaw

My guest today is Dr. Irena Yashin-Shaw, founder of Australian Intrapreneurs Summit and the Intrapreneur Magazine which launched in February 2019. Based in Queensland, she is the spearhead of the intrapreneurship movement in Australia.

I interviewed Dr. Irena to get a better understanding of the term that most people are still unfamiliar with. Intrapreneurship is not new, and is fundamental to the success of any organisation in the world, yet still very little attention has been placed on it.

In this episode, Dr. Irena will educate us about what intrapreneurship is and how organisations can take advantage of this with their people.

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Emmanuel 11 June 2019 0 Comments

Ep 006 – Innovation in Food, Chris Salans

My guest today came all the way from Bali. Chris Salans is an American born and French raised chefs owner of two distinct restaurants in Ubud, Bali: Mozaic Restaurant and Spice Gastro Bar.

Unlike other chefs I know, Chris Salans lead by the innovations he created in his food business. Just like other innovators, Chris also experiences many challenges before he get to where he is today.

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Emmanuel 12 May 2019 0 Comments

2019 IdeaScale Open Nation Sydney Session 5 – Jessica Day, IdeaScale

IdeaScale, an innovation management solution for the enterprise, presents findings from their customer data that reveals trends and predictions for the coming year in innovation management.

Jessica Day is Co-Founder and Vice President of Marketing & Communications at IdeaScale. As part of her role, Day analyzes and articulates patterns appearing in crowdsourced innovation. Prior to IdeaScale, Day was a Marketing & Brand Lead at Ascentium where she developed content based on data analysis.

Day volunteers for sustainability organizations and lives in Berkeley, CA. She holds a MFA in English, Creative Writing.

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2019 IdeaScale Open Nation Sydney Session 4 – Jim Cook & Viji Venkat

Over the past six years, the University of Sydney TechLab wheeled out nearly every trick in the book in order to drive innovation in the organization. But how can you innovate when your definition of “customer” keeps changing.

Jim Cook is the Innovation Lead at The University of Sydney’s Tech Lab – a futurist, technologist, disruptor and juggling expert (both literally and with multitasking!). He works with teams of technologists, academics and students at the University to encourage the implementation of technology into the classroom and the laboratory. In his current role as a thought leader in the University’s ICT division, Jim is passionate about enabling a more connected University and contribute to the way that education and research are underpinned by technology in Australia.

Viji Venkataramani is Manager of Digital Innovation & Strategy at ICT and is passionate about enabling and scaling better experiences in and outside the classroom. With 15+ years of roles in education, consulting, start-ups, IT, steel and heavy machinery, energy sector and social enterprises, Viji’s key objective is simplify and problem-solve, create/leverage opportunities complementing and elevating the human side of experiences with technology.

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2019 IdeaScale Open Nation Sydney Session 3 – Andrew Nelson, Blue Ocean Strategy Australia

When the world is predictable you need smart people. When the world is unpredictable you need adaptable people.

Andrew Nelson is the Managing Director of UCSI Blue Ocean Strategy Australia, part of the group, present in Australia, Malaysia, Canada, China, India, Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, and Thailand, with the exclusive business rights to Blue Ocean Strategy®.

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Emmanuel 16 April 2019 0 Comments

2019 IdeaScale Open Nation Sydney Session 2 – Dr. Irena Yashin-Shaw

In this presentation you will learn: the global trends giving rise to the age of the intrapreneur, why intrapreneurialism is an irresistible concept, why Intrapreneurialism is the new professional skillset, and how workplaces can capitalise on their intrapreneurs using Ideascale.

Dr. Irena Yashin-Shaw, PhD. is an innovation, creativity and communication specialist with a Doctorate in creative problem-solving and a Masters Degree in Adult Education. Prior to starting her consultancy in the private sector she was a Senior Research Fellow and academic at Griffith University where she worked on a number of university-wide strategic improvement initiatives while lecturing in various academic programs.

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2019 IdeaScale Open Nation Sydney Session 1 – Amanda Koegelenberg

Amanda Koegelenberg is the Program Manager for NSW Health Pathology’s Research and Innovation team. With over 12 years’ experience in research, biotechnology and business, Amanda is building a sustainable model for innovation and research within the pathology diagnostic and forensic sectors.

Amanda’s key areas of expertise and interest include; facilitating change through design thinking and innovation, enhancing patient health outcomes through research and leading organisational transformational change initiatives.

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Emmanuel 16 April 2019 0 Comments

Ep 005 – Strategic Marketing, Sian Burton

My guest in this episode is from Adelaide, South Australia. Sian Burton is a passionate marketer with 15 years experience in the field of marketing and recently wrote a book titled “Strategic Marketing for CEO”.

In this podcast, Sian discussed the importance of CEOs to think marketing not just tactic, but also as the big picture strategy for the company.

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Emmanuel 27 March 2019 0 Comments

2019 IdeaScale Open Nation Melbourne Session 5 – Jessica Day & Whitney Bernstein, IdeaScale

Jessica Day and Whitney Bernstein talks about the history of IdeaScale and how the platform is designed to help organisations crowdsource innovation.

Accolade Coaching is proud to support IdeaScale Open Nation 2019 in Sydney

Watch all the Melbourne sessions on: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL95MddLZA0F4zz4YB37rQ9qphMY_Ad8_l

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Emmanuel 17 February 2019 0 Comments