Stephen Greene is the co-founder of the most exciting, powerful and literally community-changing organisations. They have made volunteering cool, with over 130,000 volunteers giving 4 hours of their time (more than 500,000 hours in total!) around the world in order to gain access to the most exclusive events featuring the likes of Lady Gaga, David Guetta, Little Wayne, Kanye West and more. Stephen holds nothing back in this interview as he details HOW they operates and inspires through the impact they have created. Watch the official Rockcorps video first (by scrolling to the bottom of the post) – it will give you goosebumps!! Continue reading

Kris Duggan is the founder of the fastest growing B2B company in the world – Badgeville, who are also the leaders in the use of Gamification (using Game techniques to influence behaviour). In this interview Kris talks about the market potential he sees ($500 billion), how he manages his companies growth through the values they all live and act by and what makes him such an efficient leader. Kris is on the forefront of shaping the digital world and on-line behaviour which makes this an absolute must watch! Continue reading

Jannie Mouton is the chairmen of PSG which he founded in 1995 is now valued at over R60 billlion! If you had invested R100 000 at the start, and reinvested your dividends, your share value would be worth over R80 million. He has been called South Africa’s very own Warren Buffet, and is generally recognised as one of the world best investors. He has achieved much and has a passion for development and growth (in business, profits and importantly self). Jannie is a very wise man who shares much in the great interview. Watch the 15 MINUTES Highlights version of the Interview. Continue reading

Piers Fawkes is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of one of my favourite sites – Over 1 million people visit the site each month to be inspired by new idea’s and insights. Piers is with out doubt one of the very few global Thought Leaders on Trends, Creativity, Communication and Marketing. More than just a website, PSFK consults to major brands around the world and also hosts conferences to bring the greatest minds together. He has just launched a global report on the ‘Future of Retail 2012 – Volume 3′ which is a fascinating read with great practical solutions. The link is on the actual post. Enjoy this interview. Continue reading

Alan Knott-Craig is the new CEO of Mxit, recently purchasing it through his company World of Avatar. He is a born Entrepreneur, a maverick and someone who has an ambition to change the playing fields. He has gone through more ups and downs than most businessmen twice his age and therefore is able to offer a wealth of wisdom and inspiration in this jam packed interview. Continue reading

Andile Khumalo is a partner in MSG Africa, an investment firm with interests in companies to many to mention. He is a self made man and addicted to success (which he seems to have an ample supply of!). In this great interview he shares wisdom on how he manages his life to be more effective, gives advice on how to find your passion, talks about the effect of failure and finishes with a powerful expression on how he feels about education and the youth of South Africa. Continue reading

Vusi was ranked as the best speaker in Africa by the age of 17 and is currently, the third best in the world. He has spoken in 17 countries to over 350 000 people. By 24 years of age, we was the Director of multi-national turning over R17 Billion a year. He ahs been called “The Rock star of Speakers”, by John Howard. Michael Mol said, “Speaking after Vusi is like kissing a Queen; it’s a great honour but no one wants to do it”. Sir Bob Geldof said that you’re “a f#cking great speaker”. Thabo Mbeki said that “South Africa needs to produce more Vusis” and most importantly, Nelson Mandela said that “Vusi is the epitomy of the South Africa which we fought for.” In this power packed interview Vusi will share how we claimed all that acknowledgement, respect and rewards. Click here to see the full interview Transcript and Highlights Video. Continue reading