Ep. 016 – Discovering your Organisation’s Strategic Focus, Dr. Claude Diderich

Dr Claude Diderich is a strategy consultant specialized in design thinking based business model innovation. He is is the founder and managing director of innovate.d, a consulting boutique focused on innovation, strategy, and digital transformation advice for service firms. Prior to...

Ep. 015 – The Invincible Company, Alexander Osterwalder, Strategyzer

Although the book Business Model Generation by Strategyzer has been around for several years, it wasn’t until the last few years that I begin to seriously apply them to my own business as well as clients (though not always in its entirety) and the results have been outstanding....

Ep. 014 – Strategic Marketing for CEOs, Sian Burton, Lotus Consulting

This episode brings back a well-known name in BizTalk with Emmanuel podcast. Sian Burton is an experienced marketer with years of experience working with organisational leaders. Listeners may remember Sian from Episode 3, where she talked about her upcoming book Strategic Marketing for...

Ep. 013 – How to use idea management to improve customer experience, Jessica Day & Whitney Bernstein, IdeaScale

IdeaScale is back on BizTalk with Emmanuel podcast. In this episode, Jessica Day and Whitney Bernstein discuss the relationship between idea management and how it can help organizations improve customer experience. Traditionally, organizations have had a heavy focus on improving...

Ep. 012 – Testing Business Ideas, David Bland, Precoil

The launch of the newest series of Strategyzer book is very timely for me. “Testing Business Ideas” by David Bland and Alexander Osterwalder was launched in the month of December 2019. While the startup landscape has been around for decades, the risks are still extremely...

Ep. 011 – Business Model Innovation, Greg Bernarda, Strategyzer

My guest in this episode is Greg Bernarda, the Co-Author of Value Proposition Design book who is also part of the Strategyzer community with Alexander Osterwalder, Yves Pigneur and the others. I recently joined Greg and other strategy facilitators across Australia, New Zealand, and...

Ep. 010 – The Case for Innovation, Ben Watson, Omron

Many companies neglected the need for innovation in their organisations because of the cost involved. In this episode, Ben Watson from Omron takes a different perspective of seeing the cost element of innovation and what is the real cost of “not” innovating. Share...

Ep. 009 – International Trading, Lawrence Christofelsz, Australian Trade and Logistics Corporation

This has been one of the long-awaited episodes in this podcast channel. Lawrence Christoffelsz, CEO of the Australian Trade and Logistics Corporation is a long-time friend and also a well-known name within the Australian supply chain industry. In this episode, Lawrence discusses the...

Ep. 008 – 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...

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...

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....

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...