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Monocle 24’s weekly tour of the most inspiring people, companies and ideas in global business, whether they are starting from scratch, reinvigorating the family firm or developing new technology.

Monocle 24: The Entrepreneurs Monocle

    • Business
    • 4.4, 69 Ratings

Monocle 24’s weekly tour of the most inspiring people, companies and ideas in global business, whether they are starting from scratch, reinvigorating the family firm or developing new technology.

    Co/rizom

    Co/rizom

    Co/rizom is a Vienna-based consultancy aimed at helping traditional artisans find their feet. Alexei Korolyov meets co-founder Nadja Zerunian, who says supporting time-honoured crafts is a must in our modern world.

    • 7 min
    Finisterre

    Finisterre

    We check in with Aaron...Tom Kay is the founder of Finisterre, a sustainable-clothing brand inspired by the sea and based in Cornwall. Launched in 2003, the company is in the process of reopening its nine UK locations. Plus: we check in with Aaron Cole from The Out to hear about the premium car service’s bounce-back strategy.

    • 28 min
    Eureka 207: Apt

    Eureka 207: Apt

    Richard Lee Massey is the founder of Apt, a new hospitality platform in London. The reopening of London’s restaurants earlier this month was a welcome relief for many. But with physical-distancing restrictions still in place, Apt will allow groups of friends to dine in a more intimate setting. They can choose from a host of top chefs and rent one of 98 private apartments at east London’s Town Hall Hotel for their meal.

    • 9 min
    CitizenM and Mettle

    CitizenM and Mettle

    CitizenM has fast-tracked the launch of an app across its 20 properties. It is designed to ensure that as much of the hotel experience as possible can be contactless. We ask Robin Chadha, CitizenM’s chief marketing officer, how the company will retain a warm and personal touch for guests. Plus: we meet Marieke Flament, CEO of Mettle. She tells us how its digital account is helping small brands to focus less on finance and more on what really matters.

    • 30 min
    Eureka 206: Cabinet

    Eureka 206: Cabinet

    In 2019, Russell Gong and Achal Patel launched Cabinet, a New York-based company selling ethically made over-the-counter health essentials. During lockdown in the US, Cabinet partnered with Uber to ensure safe delivery of its products.

    • 13 min
    Typology and ‘Designing Your Work Life’

    Typology and ‘Designing Your Work Life’

    We meet Ning Li, founder of Typology, an all-natural beauty brand launched in France in 2019. He launched the company, his third venture, after stepping down as CEO at Made.com. Typology recently launched in the UK amid the global pandemic. We also get advice on reframing problems from Dave Evans, a best-selling author and co-founder of the Stanford University Life Design Lab. We discuss his new title, ‘Designing Your Work Life’.

    • 30 min

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
69 Ratings

69 Ratings

Natnicngo ,

Excellent

I have been listening to this podcast for a while on Spotify. It is fantastic, easy listening and I have learned so much that I now feel confident in starting my own business. Thank you for such a brilliant podcast.

steliosp ,

Great stories

A variety of stories,presenter is great. My only comment is that 30 minutes is not enough, I think in the past it was a bit longer.

Ishoo R ,

Inspiring

I love listening to the stories from around the world. Truly inspiring!

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