Emily is a woman with a mission, in fact multiple missions from starting a company with values (Frank Advice), ensuring evidence based policies are created, and assisting philanthropic donors the greatest impact in their endeavours (Impact Lab).Read More
The latest #WellyTech community meet, greet, and ponder 3 topics on the podcast, namely:
How can a social enterprise grow beyond it's initial idea?
Using AI is merely sending money overseas to the big vendors.
Consultancy is dead.
Paul has a long history in providing ICT consultancy with a long and illustrious career at Synergy/Fronde - but that's all history now! Paul takes us how he and TipoTapp brings the cloud unicorns to all those that develop upon the major cloud services out there.
He also has a fascinating series of sales insights alongside hints & tips for us all.Read More
Big updates from Hīria Te Rangi, Kaiwhakahaere at Whare Hauora.
First formal board meeting
Hīria has been out and about speaking
Sensor hardware change in the future
Funding for a "non-traditional tech/data" company is very tough
Get amongst it on Whare Hauora’s PledgeMe campaign.Read More
Kylie is one of those treasurers of New Zealand, a values focused wahine leading a data scientists focused company working on the issues that matter to all of us. Hear Kylie explain where she comes from and how she wants data to make a difference through actual supporting better decisions, for instance services provided by central government.Read More
Tweet from Jessica, Aug 19 - "When Sir Richard Taylor plays your game @beyonddotfun and says it’s the most fun he’s had in #VR it’s hard not to feel like this #oddball #comingsoon #VR"
Listen to Jessica's plans for her co-founded company, where it all came from, why VR has tickled Jessica for so long, and most of all how you too could have the best VR time of your life ... with a VR fart gun (if you're quick enough)!Read More
Rowan provides an episode that replicates his professional life, one of two halves. From being at TradeMe before moving on to Xero he has taken his experience and insights to many companies as investor and director, spreading the product development messages, and sharing his approach to tech business with all that are keen to hear.
An episode full of gold …Read More
Trent is currently the acting CEO of Summer Of Tech and with Trent's contacts he's looking to bring many more companies into the fold (you could be reading this in one right now, get involved with the link inside).Read More
With Duncan, Managing Editor of The Spinoff website, you know you're going to get insight into the New Zealand media scene and where it's all heading with Facebook and Google gobbling up all the advertising revenue.Read More
Marie-Claire Andrews is bursting with enthusiasm for her adopted region, the community, and most of all the possibilities that the Wairarapa and all NZ regions have over and above the main centres - what are they, listen in ...Read More
A bubbly and busy Hiria let's us know that the product is ready to go, she's prepping for some talks and is focusing her last week in the Zero Carbon Challenge on the PledgeMe campaign to get 200 kits to organisations.Read More
Recently Raj and Mike were invited to "Hemp & Crickets - Oh My!" at which John and the Breadcraft team showed off, "sustainable food using alternative sources of protein - the way of the future" using crickets. And that's now John's job - growing crickets by the many many many thousands.Read More
Paul and Viv cover the latest tech trends, 5G, how data has become key but then ugh use of our personal information, taxing the tech multinationals, social media disrupting MSM, Herald's paywall and supporting journalism on the web, and critical thinking.
AND, how you can support The Aunties with your unwanted hardware.Read More
On a recent Wairarapa road trip we caught up with John and Tamara at the current location of the Masterton Fab Lab, a space for them to, "equip our whole community with 21st century skills so we can all participate in the world of making with technology!"Read More
Whilst Whare Hauora has been around for 2+ years we only joined them on their journey 1 year ago ... but SO MUCH has happened in the intervening 12 months that we thought we'd have a wee celebration and a review of how far Hiria and the ever growing Whare Hauora has come ...Read More
Looking after the team is spoken much on our podcast but we've yet to have had such a focused discussion on what that means day-to-day as we had with Nathan and Rebecca Jones from Boost. We even talk about what this means for salary increases using a medieval 'grading' approach - so so cool.
You WILL learn loads you can apply from these two!Read More
Viv first met Tash Bettridge when volunteering with kids at a STEAM workshop at OMGTech - from being a teacher to reinventing herself as a cyber security consultant Tash is one to watch out for … and we wish Tash good luck with her Google adventures, and perhaps we'll catch her up on the flip side.Read More