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The podcast for Australian regional startups, founders and the organisations that support them. “I've never seen someone pull together audio clips with this level of clarity and logic, it really is top-notch work.” - Murray Hurps, Director of Entrepreneurship at UTS Hit that subscribe button and you won't miss any brand new Australian startup stories. Stories featuring the founders of Camplify, Trent Bagnall from Slingshot and startup legends like Alan “The Nice One” Jones. These aren’t just 2 people and a microphone, these are the stories of how they came to be. Starting from day one. “When you're trying to build a global business, there's no reason you need to be in the city. So, if you're trying to attack global markets, it doesn't really matter where you are.” - Trent Bagnall, Founder of Slingshot https://welcometodayone.com/subscribe Let's go back to day one, where this story begins...

The podcast for Australian regional startups, founders and the organisations that support them. “I've never seen someone pull together audio clips with this level of clarity and logic, it really is top-notch work.” - Murray Hurps, Director of Entrepreneurship at UTS Hit that subscribe button and you won't miss any brand new Australian startup stories. Stories featuring the founders of Camplify, Trent Bagnall from Slingshot and startup legends like Alan “The Nice One” Jones. These aren’t just 2 people and a microphone, these are the stories of how they came to be. Starting from day one. “When you're trying to build a global business, there's no reason you need to be in the city. So, if you're trying to attack global markets, it doesn't really matter where you are.” - Trent Bagnall, Founder of Slingshot https://welcometodayone.com/subscribe Let's go back to day one, where this story begins...

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Australia

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The podcast for Australian regional startups, founders and the organisations that support them. “I've never seen someone pull together audio clips with this level of clarity and logic, it really is top-notch work.” - Murray Hurps, Director of Entrepreneurship at UTS Hit that subscribe button and you won't miss any brand new Australian startup stories. Stories featuring the founders of Camplify, Trent Bagnall from Slingshot and startup legends like Alan “The Nice One” Jones. These aren’t just 2 people and a microphone, these are the stories of how they came to be. Starting from day one. “When you're trying to build a global business, there's no reason you need to be in the city. So, if you're trying to attack global markets, it doesn't really matter where you are.” - Trent Bagnall, Founder of Slingshot https://welcometodayone.com/subscribe Let's go back to day one, where this story begins...

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English

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Episodes

Monica Zarafu from BYKKO

7/22/2020
Born in Romania, Monica moved to Australia in two thousand and ten. Motivated by a need to mitigate the threat of climate change, and seeing the mass adoption of bicycles in parts of Europe, Monica is aiming to do more than build a successful business. With the lofty ambition of reshaping the way we think about transport in Australia, Monica has been working hundred hour plus weeks to build BYKKO as a proof of concept, with the hopes that an electric bike sharing model could be adopted by...

Duration:00:21:00

Naomi Findlay the Renovation Queen

7/8/2020
Today I’d like to share with you the story of Naomi Findlay. Naomi is a remarkably hard-working woman with a ridiculous amount of active projects, all of which aim to position her as Australia's queen of property renovation and home styling. She has a digital video series, Renovie, hosted on Youtube with nearly two hundred episodes and approaching two thousand subscribers. She has a blog and hosts a weekly podcast, Reno Radio. She has appeared on TV shows including Channel 9's Location...

Duration:00:21:45

Melanie Mury from IMBY

6/24/2020
Meet Melanie Mury from IMBY (In My Backyard). IMBY operates in the proptech space (Property Technology) and is working to consolidate the development application process or at least make it easier to navigate. Melanie started IMBY with her partner in life and business, Chris Mury. This isn't just a story about a business venture, this is a life story, one that started and changed forever when Melanie was 18 years old and decided to head overseas. Let's go back to day one where this story...

Duration:00:25:41

Linda Bergskas from Visionise with Kara Armstrong

6/10/2020
Today you’re going to hear the story of Linda Bergskas and Visionise. Linda started Visionise, a full-service fashion branding service after she sold her own international fashion brand in search of a more balanced lifestyle. With such a successful career and a large network within the industry, Linda found herself constantly being asked for her expertise to help start and grow fashion brands.

Duration:00:21:05

Becky Kiil from Newcastle Afoot with Guest Host Andy Jones

5/27/2020
In this episode guest host Andy Jones goes on a walking tour with Becky Kiil, founder of Newcastle Afoot, a top rated walking tour and cultural experiences business. On top of her already hectic work life, Becky is also volunteering her time as festival coordinator for Big Picture Fest Newcastle, a project which received over $120,000 in grant money to bring local and international mural artists to the city in October 2020. In this conversation Becky discusses the challenges of managing a...

Duration:00:25:54

James MacDonald and JM Recruitment Are Making the Most Of The Situation

5/4/2020
This special episode of Welcome to Day One features James MacDonald from JM Recruitment. A Newcastle based recruitment business focused solely on the Tech sector. James believes that a good recruiter should now his patch intimately. James does just that through his meetup groups and podcast called Newy Tech People. Listen to James speak about how his business has been impacted and how he is taking this time to put himself and his business in a postion to really hit the ground running when we...

Duration:00:13:02

[BONUS] From Humble Beginnings, Josh Freinberger Built a Community Around His Business, GVP Esports

4/28/2020
Joshua Freinberger started working at his parents restaurant after he finished school. He ended up managing the restaurant and that is where his interest in business started. While learning more and more about the ins and outs of operating a business Josh spent his spare time gaming with his friends, organising local tournaments using the name Gomez Vs Pedro. Over time those tournaments grew in popularity, eventually outgrowing the small shed they had been using for their gatherings and...

Duration:00:23:43

[BONUS] TRAILER - Josh Freinberger from GVP Esports

4/23/2020
Josh’s story is coming on April 29th. Subscribe to the podcast now so you don’t miss it. Search for Youngpreneur Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcasts or wherever you get your podcasts.

Duration:00:00:58

[BONUS] How Did Tyler Regan Start His Company, Orchard School Systems at 16?

4/21/2020
Tyler Regan started his business by accident, but what a ride it has been. After at the request of his teacher Tyler built a product that digitised his school’s paper based rewards system. But after his school didn’t want it, like any good entrepreneur Tyler saw an opportunity. Tyler rebuilt the product from the ground up and took it to market, approaching other schools in the region and has since brought on board a number of beta-customers helping to refine the product. Tyler is still in...

Duration:00:29:39

[BONUS] TRAILER - Tyler Regan from Orchard School Systems

4/16/2020
Tyler’s story is coming on April 22nd. Subscribe to the podcast now so you don’t miss it. Search for Youngpreneur Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcasts or wherever you get your podcasts.

Duration:00:00:59

[BONUS] Young Entrepreneur, Jack Antcliff, Got His Entrepreneurial Start While Still in School

4/14/2020
Jack Antcliff has always been a guy that makes things happen. From a very young age he has been involved in organising events. From local events right through to working on the International Children’s Games. “We had an idea, we should host a movie night at the pool, a Dive In Theatre. And everyone at the time looked at us and went, "Yeah, good luck." And we just went, "No, we're going to make it happen." We were a group of young people who were just determined to see things through.” -...

Duration:00:41:32

[BONUS] TRAILER - Jack Antcliff from Oasis Media

4/9/2020
Jack’s story is coming on April 15th. Subscribe to get a dose of positivity from Jack that will last you the next year. Search for Youngpreneur Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcasts or wherever you get your podcasts.

Duration:00:01:02

Your Food Collective: Locals Supporting Locals

4/8/2020
Hospitality has been hit hard, lots of people have lost their jobs. Your Food Collective are doing what they can to give locals employment and getting food to those that need it. I give Cara from Your Food Collective a call in this episode to hear what they've been up to.

Duration:00:10:40

[BONUS] Erin Wilson, Temporarily Burntout, Leaves the Fitness Industry and Comes Back To Start Own Her Gym at 25

4/7/2020
Erin Wilson discovered her passion while she was still in university. However, it wasn’t exactly what she had planned. Erin studied Exercise and Sports Science at University and after finishing her degree Erin didn’t want to take the obvious career route and instead wanted to share her passion with those who were looking to make a positive change in their lives. ‘At the end of my Exercise Science degree, I was just like, "Nope." And I was like, "This isn't what I wanted to do. This isn't...

Duration:00:29:04

Growing Your Business in Tough Times with Daniel Borg from psyborg®

4/6/2020
Daniel started his business not long before the 2008 financial crisis and his business grew through that period. So, Daniel is feeling pretty confident he'll be able to do the same through the challenges to come and it's all thanks to a positive attitude. https://www.psyborg.com.au/

Duration:00:09:25

[BONUS] TRAILER - Erin Wilson from Urban Base Fitness

4/2/2020
Erin’s story is out on April 8th. Subscribe to the podcast now so you don’t miss it. Search for Youngpreneur Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcasts or wherever you get your podcasts.

Duration:00:01:24

CompEAT Aiming to Support and Empower Both Athletes and Dietitian Practitioners in Times of Adversity

4/1/2020
CompEAT are doing what they can to help Dietitians and those in their industry affected by our current challenges. Daniel & Alicia have released the dietitian side of the CompEAT app to help dietitians connect with their clients in these difficult times. CompEAT are organising a virtual conference for athletes with a number of different topics and speakers. One topic will be helping athlete's with resilience and finding their identity and purpose during these times. Learn more about the...

Duration:00:11:47

[BONUS] Meet Lara Davis, 16 Year Old Entrepreneur and Founder of Lovely Little Lights

3/31/2020
Lara Davis started her business when she was only 13 years old after convincing her parents to let her start the business with a 16 page powerpoint presentation. It was a steep learning curve but it has been all worth it. “It was just about starting, because I knew I would learn more from starting in that time than trying to figure out what to do.” - Lara Davis

Duration:00:31:27

[BONUS] Following On From a Media Frenzy When He Was Only 14, Taj Pabari Built His Company Fiftysix Creations

3/31/2020
Taj Pabari started his first business when he was only 11 years old. A tech blog for kids amassing an audience of 50,000 views per day. After that business was sold, Taj started the company he is still building today, Fiftysix Creations. Taj launched Fiftysix creations amongst a mediastorm, being featured everywhere from National Geographic to Sunrise with Kochie. “Within six months we were on the front page of pretty much all media outlets from News Corp, to National Geographic, to ABC, 60...

Duration:00:26:26

[BONUS] TRAILER - Taj Pabari from Fiftysix Creations

3/26/2020
Taj’s story is coming on April 1st. Subscribe to the podcast now so you don’t miss it. Search for Youngpreneur Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcasts or wherever you get your podcasts.

Duration:00:01:02