39 episodes

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

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    • Entrepreneurship
    • 5.0, 22 Ratings

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...

    Becky Kiil from Newcastle Afoot

    Becky Kiil from Newcastle Afoot

    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 work-life balance, and her love for the city which she now calls home.

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

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

    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 return to business as usual.

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

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

    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 growing into what has today become GVP Esports.

    • 23 min
    [BONUS] TRAILER - Josh Freinberger from GVP Esports

    [BONUS] TRAILER - Josh Freinberger from GVP Esports

    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.

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

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

    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 the early stages of his business, but his positive attitude and focus on creating a great product have put him in a great position, even winning an award in the Hunter Young Business Minds Awards.

    • 29 min
    [BONUS] TRAILER - Tyler Regan from Orchard School Systems

    [BONUS] TRAILER - Tyler Regan from Orchard School Systems

    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.

    • 59 sec

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
22 Ratings

22 Ratings

caralcoops ,

Great initiative and executed perfectly!

So great shining the light on regional start ups. Regional towns are such an essential part of Australia with so much to give!

Scanlad ,

Shining a Light in Regional Australia

Really great to see Adam shining light on start-ups from regional areas - something rarely done to this extent! Adam keeps you engaged throughout each episode.

Argo88 ,

Thoughtful and useful

Enjoyed the lack of hype and measured delivery. Listened to the Crave episode. Will try others.

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