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Amateur Wisdom: A 20-Year Entrepreneurial Journey of Passion, Persistence, and Profound Advice
Welcome to the Unleashing Potential podcast, where we explore the journey of extraordinary entrepreneur Nour Khrais, and his undeniable impact on the mobile gaming industry. As the founder of Maysalward, Khrais intertwines his personal experiences with insights from his favorite book, "The Amateur: The Pleasures of Doing What You Love" to inspire anyone navigating the exciting, often unpredictable journey of entrepreneurship. In this episode, Khrais reflects on his two-decade-long entrepreneurial journey, celebrating the joy of curiosity, the importance of prioritizing passion over perfection, learning from setbacks, cultivating a love for the process, and challenging societal expectations. Drawing strength from the wisdom of his late father, Khrais encourages listeners to embrace the amateur spirit in their pursuits, relishing in the process and persisting in pursuing their passions. This podcast presents a profound reflection on the spirit of amateurism, inspiring you to find joy in your entrepreneurial endeavors and success in your undertakings. Embark with us on this captivating journey into the realm of amateurism.
From Seeds to Pixels: 7 Recommendations
In this episode, join us as we uncover the extraordinary journey of Nour Khrais, the Founder and CEO of Maysalward, who started his career as an agricultural engineer and blossomed into a Mobile Legend with two decades of experience in mobile game development.
Discover the unique insights Nour brings to the table, stemming from his diverse agricultural engineering background and remarkable academic pursuits. With a Master's Degree in International Marketing, a Diploma in Telecommunication, and a Doctorate in World Trade, Nour's expertise extends beyond traditional gaming realms.
We delve into Nour's groundbreaking thesis research, exploring the impact of localization and culturalization on the success of mobile games in the Middle East. From seeds of ideas to the pixels on our screens, Nour's journey exemplifies the fusion of diverse disciplines in the dynamic game development field.
As we navigate through Nour's story, we draw parallels between his experiences and the symbolism of the olive tree – a metaphor for the patience and persistence required for success. Tune in to gain insights into the intersection of agriculture and pixels and how Nour KHRAIS has cultivated a unique path in the ever-evolving landscape of mobile gaming.
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Strategic Mastery: The Art of War for Entrepreneurs and Game Developers
In this episode of "Maysalward's Book Club," we embark on a journey into the ancient wisdom of "The Art of War" by Sun Tzu. While this classic text is rooted in military strategy, its timeless principles have found profound relevance in today's entrepreneurial landscape and the dynamic world of mobile game development.
Maysalward delves into the core teachings of Sun Tzu, uncovering how entrepreneurs and mobile game developers can apply them. From the strategic mindset that emphasizes understanding your competition and meticulous planning to the need for adaptability in a rapidly changing industry, this episode explores how these principles can guide you to success.
Learn how the concept of "deception" in Sun Tzu's teachings can be reimagined as a call for innovation in game development, and discover how effective leadership, based on wisdom, trustworthiness, and courage, is vital for fostering teamwork and achieving your goals.
Join us on this insightful journey into the heart of strategic wisdom and discover how "The Art of War" can be your guiding light in the competitive world of entrepreneurship and mobile game development.
Tune in, be inspired, and unlock the strategies that have withstood the test of time in "Strategic Mastery: The Art of War for Entrepreneurs and Game Developers."
Designing Play: A Deep Dive into Gaming's Creative Core
Dive into the intricate world of game design with “Mastering the Game: Insights from Three Design Titans.” This episode synthesizes wisdom from three seminal books that have shaped the gaming industry: “The Art of Game Design” by Jesse Schell, “Challenges for Game Designers” by Brenda Romero and Ian Schreiber, and “Game Design Workshop” by Tracy Fullerton. From the foundations of game design and the importance of core mechanics to the iterative process and the spirit of collaboration, we explore the principles and practices that drive the creation of unforgettable gaming experiences. Join us on this enlightening journey and discover the art and science behind your favorite games.
Decoding Genius: The Life and Legacy of Steve Job
Walter Isaacson's biography of Steve Jobs offers an in-depth exploration into the life and career of one of the most iconic figures in the tech industry. Drawing from extensive interviews with Jobs, his colleagues, friends, and family, Isaacson paints a comprehensive portrait of the Apple co-founder. From his early days in California and the inception of Apple in a garage to his leadership style, the challenges he faced, and his profound impact on technology and design, the biography provides a balanced view of Jobs' genius and his flaws. It delves into his personal and professional journey, shedding light on his vision, innovations, and the indelible legacy he left in the digital age.
The Time is Now: Ignite Your Mobile Gaming Empire in MENA and Leverage Jordan as Your Gateway!
Stop scrolling and start strategizing! The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) isn't just a hotbed for mobile gaming; it's a powder keg ready to explode. With over 60% of its population under 30 and a tech-savvy demographic that's mobile-first, the MENA region is your untapped goldmine. And here's the kicker: Saudi Arabia alone is projected to be a $1.2 billion market by 2025. The opportunity isn't a future trend; it's a NOW opportunity. Dive in as we reveal how mastering localization and culturalization can skyrocket your game to MENA stardom and why Jordan is your perfect launchpad.