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Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast. A business focused podcast covering all things tech, engineering, and innovation. Hosted by Chris Broome; a huge tech, motorsport and gaming fan; and also the owner of Longhurst, a firm of lifestyle financial planners and independent financial advisers located in Silverstone, Northamptonshire, UK. This is a series of unscripted and unpolished conversations with leading business owners, thought leaders, and high-tech talent, about their experiences within the Silverstone business and motor-sport region. Chris asks them to share their knowledge, insight, and their thoughts on the future, just for you. If you’re looking to learn more about the Silverstone high growth region, and commercially connect with like-minded peers, you’ve definitely come to the right place.

Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast. A business focused podcast covering all things tech, engineering, and innovation. Hosted by Chris Broome; a huge tech, motorsport and gaming fan; and also the owner of Longhurst, a firm of lifestyle financial planners and independent financial advisers located in Silverstone, Northamptonshire, UK. This is a series of unscripted and unpolished conversations with leading business owners, thought leaders, and high-tech talent, about their experiences within the Silverstone business and motor-sport region. Chris asks them to share their knowledge, insight, and their thoughts on the future, just for you. If you’re looking to learn more about the Silverstone high growth region, and commercially connect with like-minded peers, you’ve definitely come to the right place.

Location:

United Kingdom

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Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast. A business focused podcast covering all things tech, engineering, and innovation. Hosted by Chris Broome; a huge tech, motorsport and gaming fan; and also the owner of Longhurst, a firm of lifestyle financial planners and independent financial advisers located in Silverstone, Northamptonshire, UK. This is a series of unscripted and unpolished conversations with leading business owners, thought leaders, and high-tech talent, about their experiences within the Silverstone business and motor-sport region. Chris asks them to share their knowledge, insight, and their thoughts on the future, just for you. If you’re looking to learn more about the Silverstone high growth region, and commercially connect with like-minded peers, you’ve definitely come to the right place.

Language:

English


Episodes

#64 Louise Goodman - 'The First Woman of Formula One'

5/27/2020
In episode #64 your host, Chris Broome interviews Louise Goodman - Award winning TV presenter & Journalist; and also dubbed the First Woman of Formula One. Listen as Louise talks us through an impressive motor-sport career; touching on roles at Jordan Grand Prix, ITV F1, British Touring Car, Le Mans, Goodwood Festival of Speed; plus life working alongside Eddie Jordan, Murray Walker, and many more F1 greats. Louise then explains life today, including her growing media training business....

Duration:00:45:53

#63 Chris Murdoch - Voyse.io

5/22/2020
In episode #63 your host, Chris Broome interviews Chris Murdoch, tech entrepreneur and co-founder of Voyse.io. Listen as Chris walks us through his new venture, Voyse, which enhances how employer's engage with, and recruit, new talent. It's a simple yet engaging idea that leading firms are already using. Chris also introduces his other businesses: Provide - a specialist tech recruitment agency; and Sportbuddy.io - a regional sports app connecting the local fitness...

Duration:00:32:23

#62 Leena Gade - Multimatic Inc & 1st Female Race Engineer to win Le Mans 24hr

5/19/2020
In episode #62 your host, Chris Broome interviews Leena Gade - Multimatic Inc & the 1st Female Race Engineer to win Le Mans 24hr. Listen as Leena walks us through her impressive engineering career; from Delta Motorsport; to Audi Sport; Bentley Motorsport; to present day Multimatic Inc; plus her recent appointment as President of the GT Commission. Leena also takes us down memory lane; from winning Le Mans 24hr; to her earliest racing memories; to favourite circuits and race series; to...

Duration:00:36:43

#61 Student To Digital Entrepreneur - University of Northampton

5/14/2020
In episode #61 your host, Chris Broome discusses the pathway from Student to Digital Entrepreneur with the University of Northampton. Listen as 'Digital Business degree' department heads, Dilshad Sarwar and Patrice Seuwou, introduce their new 2021 course syllabus covering digital marketing, accounting & finance, business management, cyber security, and much more. We also talk through remote learning during COVID19; life living and working in Northamptonshire; new technologies they'd like...

Duration:00:38:04

#60 Ian Cook - PopBangColour

5/12/2020
In episode #60 your host, Chris Broome, interviews internationally renowned artist Ian Cook of PopBangColour. Listen as Ian explains his journey into painting with radio controlled cars, actual car tyres and toy car wheel instead of paintbrushes. Ian also talks us through his different projects; from breaking world records; to painting for Middle Eastern Royalty; to his current Crowdfunding continuous drawing book. Links PopBangColour Leave a review! Don't forget to check out the...

Duration:00:49:31

#59 Steve Walsh - Jump Media Group

5/7/2020
In episode 59 your host, Chris Broome, interviews Steve Walsh of Jump Media Group. Listen as Steve talks through his impressive career, from world ranking GB gymnast; to Journalist; PR; and now founder of 'Jump'. Steve explains how his lessons in sport have transferred into business; and how they help companies create engaging and powerful content to increase brand awareness which in turn increases profitability. Links: Jump Media Group Leave a review! Don't forget to check out the...

Duration:00:36:54

#58 Harrison Goode - Edge Tech Headhunters

5/5/2020
In episode 58 your host, Chris Broome, interviews Harrison Goode of Edge Tech Headhunters. Listen as Harrison talks Chris through all things Disruptive Technologies; Robotic Process Automation; Intelligent Automation; and ultimately how their recruitment company helps connect the dots between individual and business. Harrison also talks through life within the tech community; meet up groups; collaboration; and networking. He also touches on what it's like to launch a business in his 20's...

Duration:00:32:24

#57 Richard Collins - CSR Accreditation

5/1/2020
In episode 57 your host, Chris Broome, interviews Richard Collins of CSR Accreditation. Listen as Richard and Chris talk through all things Corporate Social Responsibility; Good and Bad examples; How to attract and retain the best workforce; and why companies should seriously consider getting accredited. Richard also introduces a new Furloughing campaign which focuses on helping those on furlough (or working from home) to give back through giving up their time to help others perhaps less...

Duration:00:36:11

#56 Caroline Robertson - ActifHR

4/27/2020
In episode 56 your host, Chris Broome, interviews Caroline Robertson, CEO of ActifHR. Listen as Caroline and Chris talk through all things COVID19; job retention schemes, furloughing, and the importance of updating your contracts of employment. They also talk Caroline's 3 'R's approach to successful Human Resources; good and bad examples of firms implementing HR; and what life's like working and being part of the growing Silverstone Technology Cluster community. Links: ActifHR Leave a...

Duration:00:40:27

#55 Dan Roberts - Cottons Chartered Accountants

4/20/2020
In episode 55 your host, Chris Broome, interviews Dan Roberts of Cottons Chartered Accountants. Listen as Dan and Chris talk through all things COVID19; including Government Grant support, Furloughing, Tax Deferment, and the pressures facing business owners today. They also talk through life working in the Silverstone Technology Cluster; the importance of seeking out professional advice during moments like COVID19; and the importance of surrounding yourself with a trusted team of...

Duration:00:29:39

#54 Mastermind Sessions - Survive & Thrive during COVID19

4/14/2020
In episode #54 your host, Chris Broome, holds Mastermind Sessions #7 'Survive & Thrive during COVID19' Joined by mindset expert and 'Spears 500' executive coach, Angela Cox, listen as they discuss the best techniques to embrace if you want to do more than just survive the current COVID19 lockdown. This includes: Angela also talks us through us career; the types of business leaders and individuals she's works alongside; and what it takes to be accredited with a global title such as Spears...

Duration:00:42:48

#53 Mastermind Sessions - Women in Motorsport

3/8/2020
In episode #53 your host, Chris Broome, holds Mastermind Sessions #6 'Women in Motorsport' In partnership with Silverstone Park, and aired on International Women's Day 2020, Chris is joined by Cristiana Pace (Motorsport consultant), Louise Goodman (TV presenter), Lou Johnson (Spacesuit Media), and Clare Morden (Motorsport doctor). Here we talk through: 1. Careers to date 2. Who inspired you to work in engineering? 3. Challenges faced by women in engineering? 4. Career opportunities and...

Duration:00:42:29

#52 Mastermind Sessions - Women in Engineering

3/5/2020
In episode #52 your host, Chris Broome, holds Mastermind Sessions #5 'Women in Engineering' In partnership with Silverstone Park, and in the run up to International Women's Day, Chris is joined by Cristiana Pace (Motorsport consultant), Kathryn Richards (Mercedes F1), and Leena Gade (Multimatic Inc). Here we talk through: 1. Careers to date 2. Who inspired you to work in engineering? 3. Challenges faced by women in engineering? 4. Career opportunities and access for the younger...

Duration:00:36:26

#51 Mastermind Sessions - Women in Technology

3/3/2020
In episode #51 your host, Chris Broome, holds Mastermind Sessions #4 'Women in Technology' In partnership with Digital Northampton, and in the run up to International Women's Day 2020, Chris is joined by Dolores Sanders (TotalControlPro), Heather Cowley (Office of the Northamptonshire Police, Fire & Crime Commissioner), Rebecca Gill (VR Therapies), and Sally Povolotsky (EES Solutions). Here we talk through: 1. Careers to date 2. Who inspired you to work in technology? 3. Challenges...

Duration:00:46:21

#50 Tim Maccabee - Ducati UK

1/22/2020
Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast, season three finale! In our landmark 50th episode your host, Chris Broome, interviews Tim Maccabee, Managing Director of Ducati UK Listen as Tim explains his two decade career at Ducati; his love for all things motorbikes, Moto GP, and British Superbikes; as well his experiences attending the Italian based World Ducati Week. Tim also shares his passion for supporting the next generation, and how, alongside Gaia Innovation (episode #14), he's...

Duration:00:43:39

#49 Matthew Haskins - Lotus Silverstone

1/15/2020
Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast, season three! In episode #49 your host, Chris Broome, interviews Matthew Haskins, Managing Director at Lotus Silverstone. Listen as Matthew explains his journey spanning Arcadia Group, Land Rover, Audi, Ferrari, Maserati, to present day Lotus; and how today he runs one of the leading Lotus dealerships in Europe. We also talk through Lotus' growth plans under their new Chinese owner; what life is like working on Silverstone Park and now based out...

Duration:00:34:29

#48 Robert Cain - Blaser Mills

1/8/2020
Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast, season three! In episode #48 your host, Chris Broome, interviews Robert Cain, Partner at Blaser Mills. Listen as Robert explains a legal career spanning all things biscuits and confectionary, commercial and brand protection, acquisitions and mergers, to motorsport team and driver strategy. Robert also talks through a new global International Sports Network he is involved in; as well as reminiscing on what may be the best Embarrassing Mistake...

Duration:00:43:43

#47 Jon Hilton - MD Lunaz Design

12/18/2019
Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast, season three! In episode #47 your host, Chris Broome, interviews Jon Hilton, MD of Lunaz Design & STC Ambassador. Listen as Jon explains his amazing career, from Rolls Royce, to Cosworth Racing, Arrows F1, Renault F1, and present day Lunaz Design. We then discuss the fantastic restoration work Lunaz are doing, what he means by the phrase - 'The Future of Classic is Electric', the environmental impact our choices are having, and why mindset is...

Duration:00:46:27

#46 Digital Northampton

12/11/2019
Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast, season three! In episode #46 your host, Chris Broome, interviews David Bevan and Richard Beards from Digital Northampton. Listen as David and Richard introduce the what/why/who/where of all things 'DN'; digital focused events; membership; and their collaboration with the University of Northampton. We also discuss local digital supply chain challenges; next generation planning partnerships with schools; and how they're focused on developing...

Duration:00:44:46

#45 Shai Vyakarnam - Entrepreneurship Mentor

12/4/2019
Welcome to the Inside Silverstone™ podcast, season three! In episode #45 your host, Chris Broome, interviews Shai Vyakarnam, Entrepreneurship Mentor, and Ambassador for the STC. Listen as Shai explains his fascinating career; from Founding Director of the Centre for Entrepreneurship Learning at Cambridge University; to Director at the Bettany Centre for Entrepreneurship at Cranfield University; through to present day Mentor. Shai also explains his good-giving work in India; his...

Duration:00:58:06