Absolute Business Mindset podcast

Absolute Business Mindset podcast

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A corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. These are my thoughts, ideas and comments on business, technology and coaching


Learn from my mistake on releasing a podcast
Jun 16 • 30 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast is for people to understand the difficulties and the pit falls when starting to release podcasts. You can learn from all my mistakes. I never got on new and noteworthy on Apple…
Lessons learnt from a property refurbishment
Jun 9 • 28 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This is a personal journey of mine, which I inherited a property and the steps that I have completed to get it ready for renting. I want you all to listen to this and learn from my experiences. It…
An interview with Manuj Aggarwal
Jun 2 • 63 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This is a fascinating interview with Manuj who has vast experience in technology. Hen has various businesses with online course about coding. We then discuss about investment techniques which are…
Interview with John Bura - Gaming, education and entrepreneur
May 26 • 57 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. I talk to John Bura who takes us through his career from his early days teaching guitar. Next he published games with his love for coding. He moved into teaching online course, his flair for…
Mental Health Week’s podcast
May 19 • 24 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This week’s podcast is about mental health as it is Mental Health Week in the UK. I talk about the key components for working in a corporate environment and mental health. For example, working…
Interview with Andrew Startups
May 12 • 57 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast is a fascinating interview with Andrew Startups about his career and businesses. He has travelled the world and worked in early stage startups which he has successfully left. He has a…
3 in 1 podcast - Be a good corporate citizen/Why to have a side hustle/what I want
May 5 • 23 min
I am a corporate employe with an entrepreneurial mindset. This is a 3 in 1 podcast. These 3 subjects that are important for me and I want to share them with you. The first subject is how to be a good corporate citizen, which key for me as a corporate…
BONUS PODCAST - 5 golden rules of podcasting
Apr 30 • 7 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. I have been asked what are the golden rules of podcasting. In this podcast I talk about the 5 rules which all podcast must have.
Interview with Richard Abbott - we talk about tech, AI and Alexa
Apr 28 • 83 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast is an interview with Richard Abbott who has had a career in tech as a developer and tester.He worked in AI in the late 1990’s and 2000s which is interesting to hear about the…
An insight into the car industry
Apr 21 • 23 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast is an insight into the car industry, we look at the modern or recent past of the car industry. I talk about the recent trends of cars and the impact it has on society. I talk about…
The reason why you might want or need to leave your job
Apr 14 • 23 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast are the reasons why you might to need to consider leaving your current job. I talk about these because there are some people in my experience who have stayed in the role for too long.…
What makes me happy in business
Apr 7 • 23 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast is me sharing what makes me happy in business, this hopefully will give you an insight into my industry. I also specifically talk about working in a corporate environment and the pros…
The different types of investments
Mar 31 • 26 min
I am corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast is about the different types of investments for people in the UK. I consider there being 4 ways to invest: 1) Pension 2) ISA 3) Property 4) Invest in yourself As an employee or a…
Interview with Andy Arter - How to Transform your Health and Wealth
Mar 24 • 62 min
I am a corporate employe with an entrepreneurial mindset. This is an interview with a man who has many strings to his bow. Andy creates a podcast and an online magazine called How to Transform your Health and Wealth. We explore his experiences with both…
Regret and remembering you
Mar 17 • 30 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This is a podcast about two different and similar things. The first subject is ‘how do you want to be remembered?’ My review is about who do you want to remember you and what do you want them to…
My favourite gadgets from 2019
Mar 10 • 23 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast is about my favourite gadget of 2018. My first selection is the Blue Yeti, which is a great microphone for podcasts. The second selection is the Alexa Echo, this is a truly new and…
BIG REVEAL - I am moving my job to another company
Mar 3 • 37 min
I am a corporate employee (STILL) with an entrepreneurial mindset. I am moving from one big 4 company to another one. This is a big deal because I have been with my company for 12 years. I talk about my considerations of changing a role. How I came to…
2 of my favourite autobiographies
Feb 24 • 10 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. Listen to this podcast to hear about 2 of my favourite autobiographies: 1) Richard Bransons second autobiographies called Finding my Virginity 2) Shoe Dog by Phil Knight from Nike You will hear my…
My personal experience of a demo to a client
Feb 17 • 20 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast is me sharing with you a personal experience of doing a demo or presentation to a client. My demo’s are split between slides and an actual demo of the technology. I give you my ideas…
The evolution of music industry and business
Feb 10 • 20 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast is for you to listen about the way music has evolved and changed in many different ways. Sometimes it is better for the artist or the business. The truth is the artist needs to adapt…
The similarities between business and sports
Feb 3 • 17 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. The role of business has increased in sports in the last 30 years. Team are more run like a business. You can listen to my thoughts of how mindset of a sports person and business person are…
Know the market
Jan 27 • 14 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. Here are my thoughts, ideas and comments. Before you develop a new service or product, you need to know the market. Listen to key people or clients and then triple down and deliver. This should…
Goals for 2019 - Breakdown of how to set goals for you
Jan 20 • 18 min
I am a corporate employe with an entrepreneurial mindset. My thoughts, ideas and comments. This podcast is for you to learn how to set goals for 2019. Also, think of the below What is the different between long term, short term and mantra goals. When…
Dealing with death and business
Jan 13 • 11 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This is a personal podcast, this is about dealing with death and continuing business. I have had 2 recent deaths in my close family and I have found this very difficult but I found positives in…
2 for 1 podcast - ERG analysis and fundamentals of business
Jan 6 • 14 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. A podcast with 2 parts to it. The first is the ERG analysis, what are the needs of being human and how does it relate to the modern society. From caveman to businessman. The second part is the…
Personality traits to be confident and other stuff
Dec 30, 2018 • 10 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast will show you the personality traits to being confident in your job, career, business. These should be listened to and please share your thoughts on the traits. Additional stuff…
How to influence others
Dec 23, 2018 • 7 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. My thoughts on how to influence, you might be a team member or a leader but you need to influence others. Consider these ideas and implement them to influence your team.
Work, friends, family, exercise, hobby - you choose 3 of them
Dec 16, 2018 • 14 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This subject was on a LinkedIn article by unnamed author and she said that you need to consider these things in everyones life. You need to think and prioritise which of these 5 things are most…
Ideas to be a better business man
Dec 9, 2018 • 9 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast will tell you about ideas to make you a better business man. I thought it would be interesting to hear them in a different order. These are common sense but often don’t get grouped…
3 more habits of success
Dec 2, 2018 • 14 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. These are 3 more habits for you to consider for success. These are social or outward looking habits. These are where you can influence others by your actions. The 3 habits to consider today are:…
3 personal habits to win
Nov 25, 2018 • 14 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. These are the 3 things that you need to be successful from within. These are the personal habits to win. Listen to them and decide which level you want to be at. 1) Clarity of yourself 2) Mental…
How to turn a negative into a positive
Nov 18, 2018 • 10 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. Every experiences bad times whether they are in your personal life or in your professional life but it is how to deal with them. It is critical to respond well and positively and you can turn…
Think about the why to your plan
Nov 11, 2018 • 6 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast is for you to review your life and consider the meaning of your life. It might sound a grand plan but it is important to understand why you are striving for your plan. Set your…
User research - validate other views and opinions on your product or service
Nov 4, 2018 • 8 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. User research should be used in validating users opinions on software in this episode. There are different types of user research and listen to some of the examples. I hope your are inspired to…
Managing projects, clients and people
Aug 23, 2018 • 14 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This is the key basis of my current career as a consultant. I need to be able to manage projects - internal or external. Secondly, managing clients as they are the most important component of…
Holiday - how to achieve tasks on them
Aug 19, 2018 • 9 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. Everyone should take holidays but this podcast gives you a way to enjoy the holiday but also find time to think about your career and business.
A good corporate citizen
Aug 16, 2018 • 16 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast is to share my understanding of being a good corporate citizen. This is a term used for employees who believe in the company, often based on sharing information with other colleagues…
Two ways to improve your well-being
Aug 12, 2018 • 11 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast is about two different techniques to improve your well-being. My preferred method is by doing exercise, it gives me clarity of thought, it slows my brain activity and means I go to…
Think-Work-Will Power
Aug 5, 2018 • 12 min
am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast is about the key three points on making a decision, or business plan, or idea, it could any number of things. First you need to think about the idea. Secondly, you need to work your…
Who, what, how, when and why
Aug 2, 2018 • 8 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This is the basis of lots of different techniques in doing analysis of projects, subjects, tasks. If you think about the 5 different questions then you will be able to have a 360 degree review of…
They right things to think about
Jul 29, 2018 • 12 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast is for you to think about the right things. Look at my website - absolutebusinessmindset.com
How to build a website (quickly)
Jul 26, 2018 • 7 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast explains my recent experience of building a website quickly. There are some tips and hints on how to build the website. And my new website - absolutebusinessmindset.com
The art of delegation
Jul 22, 2018 • 8 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. The art of delegation is a big question for lots of people in careers and the people who run businesses. In this podcast we consider when, why, what and how to delegate to people in your business.…
Positive and negative of your ego
Jul 19, 2018 • 17 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast is for you to think about your ego. There are positive and negative traits of your ego. It can be a powerful way of understanding that you deserve good things to happen to me. Also,…
Assess good advice and bad advice
Jul 15, 2018 • 12 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. As a corporate employee you need to consider who are the people are that give you good advice and disregard the people that give you bad advice. It is not as easy as you think. You can get advice…
You need to implement the 70-20-10 business plan
Jul 12, 2018 • 9 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This technique is important to live your life by. The 70-20-10 lifestyle is the most productive and innovative way to live. The explanation of the lifestyle or business plan is in the content.…
The role of experts and generalists in business
Jul 8, 2018 • 21 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. I examine the role of experts and generalists. Experts have a key role to play in business especially in the knowledge based industries. Although most leaders are generalists. Therefore you can be…
2 of my recently read favourite books
Jul 5, 2018 • 19 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast is about my favourite recently read books. The first is Purple Cow by Seth Godin, this is a truly remarkable book. The second book is Crushing it by Gary Vaynerchuk. This is an…
5 people who have inspired me
Jul 1, 2018 • 23 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. These are the 5 people in my life that have had the most impact. These people showed discipline, innovation, humility, radicalism and energy. The arena of sport, politics and business are included…
Proactive, pro-people and optimism
Jun 28, 2018 • 9 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. Welcome to another podcast for your pleasure. You need this mindset when you are working or running a business. Being a proactive person in the office is important because you get to push push…
Prototyping and MVP in tech
Jun 24, 2018 • 5 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This is exploring when prototyping and MVP’s are important in the tech industry. This is from personal perspective so I can talk with experience and knowledge.
3 in 1 podcast - Projects/prioritise/too much work
Jun 21, 2018 • 12 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This is a 3 in 1 podcast, I talk about how to start, manage, contribute and finish a project. Also, how to prioritise your work load and lastly, what to do when you have too much work.
Agile methods from personal experience in the tech industry
Jun 17, 2018 • 11 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. I hear a lot about agile in business but my business projects are completed with agile methodology. The tech industry is keen to use agile and this podcast explains the rules of the method. I talk…
Big ideas need small iterations to be successful
Jun 14, 2018 • 6 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. To have a successful business you need to have a vision, and it could be called a big idea. Leaders can have the big vision but you also need small iterations to achieve that big goal. Managers…
Ask more question
Jun 10, 2018 • 7 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This is a podcast for you to think about asking more questions. It is often easy to talk and never listen but we should all active listen more and ask more questions. Listen to my thoughts and…
4P’s of leadership
Jun 7, 2018 • 10 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. These are the 4P’s of leadership. Learn them and remember them
Ask more question
Jun 3, 2018 • 7 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. Stop talking and listen more and then ask more questions. The best leaders ask questions. It is all too east to speak and cover the silence but actually stop and ask more questions will help your…
How to deal with pressure
Jun 1, 2018 • 9 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This is an interesting podcast because you will hear ways of dealing with pressure. It is an important skill because every job or business will require ways of dealing with pressure. Please…
Organising your thoughts before you speak to your boss
May 27, 2018 • 4 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. A challenge everyone has is speaking to your boss whether it is a catch up or request for a pay rise. This podcast will help you organise your thoughts that means you can be most effective when…
How to manage your diary in the most efficient way
May 23, 2018 • 6 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. A practical tip how to manage your diary. This should stop procrastination and others arranging meetings, the curse of the corporate world. This tip should help you deep work, which is necessary…
Life long learning is key to your development
May 18, 2018 • 7 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. I truly believe that the best way to further your career or business is to constantly learn from others, it might be audio books, reading books, podcasts, autobiographies or courses. Most CEOs…
Should I do a course or learn on the job?
May 14, 2018 • 6 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. When discussing with colleagues and friends they talk about the role of courses vs learning a skill at the job. I explore the options of both strategies and I discuss the merits of either way…
My personal story of speaking infront of 140 people
May 11, 2018 • 7 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. I was given an opportunity to speaking at a conference. This podcast talks about the way I approached this opportunity and facing some fears about speaking infront of that number of people. Some…
How to use a mind map
May 6, 2018 • 6 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. There is a tool which can help you in thinking through processes, ideas and people. I find this incredibly useful when starting a project and thinking about the different parts of the project. It…
You need to think about a mantra and goals
May 3, 2018 • 7 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. As a business man/woman you need to have a mantra which you repeat every day. This mantra is repeated with using your sub-conscious, this is an untapped part of the brain. Try using this part of…
One thing I would tell me at 21 years old
Apr 29, 2018 • 4 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. Everyone reflects at some stage of their life what advice would I give myself. I am no different and hear are some of my thoughts, ideas and comments. Youtube -…
My thoughts on how to live your life
Apr 26, 2018 • 19 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast is my thoughts on how to live your life. I am not going to tell you the steps to be happiness but it how to achieve your goals, how to find small success, and the extra things that…
Short shift podcast - Which degree is best?
Apr 20, 2018 • 6 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. A short shift podcast considering which degree is best for you. I explore the options of doing a business degree which would get you ready for work. Or do a subject that you enjoy because you are…
6 ways to make yourself promotable
Apr 17, 2018 • 22 min
I am an corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. This podcast is giving you tips and techniques to make yourself ready for promotion. We all know if your work in this type of environment that perception is so important and a bit of self…
Short shift - There are multiple varieties of a mentor
Apr 15, 2018 • 7 min
A corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. A short shift podcast to explore an idea in a quick way. Mentors are incredibly important in my mind and I think we should all be working towards getting someone to help your career or business. You…
Short shift - Different types of clients
Apr 8, 2018 • 5 min
This is a short shift podcast, which is a quick and fast version of my podcast. It can be consumed quicker for ease and gives you insight without detail.
Sports vs business
Apr 3, 2018 • 21 min
I am an corporate employee who has an entrepreneurial mindset. I have found it interesting to review the similarities and differences between sports and business. Whether it is thinking about the personalities of the people involved with sports and…
How to have a positive mindset
Mar 24, 2018 • 21 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. It is critical to have the correct and positive mindset in work and in business. This is going to be critical for your life and it is important that everyone that reads this description can…
7 Forces of business mastery
Mar 18, 2018 • 19 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. I have taken the basis of Tony Robbins course of business mastery and given my take on what is important. I am in no way comparing myself to Tony (he is a legend) but my twist hopefully will be…
SWOT analysis
Mar 10, 2018 • 15 min
Here is my podcast about my thoughts, ideas and comments. I talk about the concept of doing SWOT analysis before a project. I think it can be helpful because it gives the basics of what you need to consider I am a corporate employee with an…
Leadership styles and characteristics of a leader
Mar 1, 2018 • 22 min
A corporate employee with entrepreneurial mindset. The role of a leader is so important for any business. There are many different styles but I concentrate on transactional and transformative leaders. I also talk about the important features of a leader.…
Theories on sales and marketing
Feb 16, 2018 • 31 min
Corporate employee with entrepreneurial mindset . Theories of sales and marketing, what makes a good salesman and how to build a brand.
How to set up a start up
Feb 6, 2018 • 21 min
I am a corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset. We will explore the ideas behind coaching, business and technology.
Social media - a force of good or bad
Jan 25, 2018 • 25 min
A corporate employee with an entrepreneur mindset. I am exploring the role of social media, it can be a hugely positive thing but also can lead to depression by misunderstanding of others posts. What do you think? I bet most will think it…
A corporate employee with an entrepreneurial mindset
Jan 12, 2018 • 26 min
How to achieve your goals
What makes a good leader
Jan 4, 2018 • 21 min
My list of things that make the best leaders
Always learning
Dec 28, 2017 • 21 min
I want to continue my want to always learn. This can take place by books, audiobooks, podcasts, documentaries and mentors.
Moving from administrator to a consultant
Dec 12, 2017 • 19 min
How to move from a job to a career