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The primary podcast of the iGaming industry. Hosted by the industry veterans Pierre Lindh, Jesper Kärrbrink, Karolina Pelc, Heidi Lofthus, Michael Pedersen and Rory Credland, featuring industry leaders discussing the latest industry trends in a long format, for unparalleled deep insights into the iGaming industry.

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The primary podcast of the iGaming industry. Hosted by the industry veterans Pierre Lindh, Jesper Kärrbrink, Karolina Pelc, Heidi Lofthus, Michael Pedersen and Rory Credland, featuring industry leaders discussing the latest industry trends in a long format, for unparalleled deep insights into the iGaming industry.

Check out our YouTube channel for more content:
https://www.youtube.com/@nextdotio

Dive into our website to explore more:
https://next.io/

    📺 Weekly News: BlueBet confirms merger with Betr

    📺 Weekly News: BlueBet confirms merger with Betr

    This week on NEXT.io Weekly News, we're examining the highly anticipated merger between BlueBet and Betr, a move that's stirring the iGaming industry. The episode will provide an in-depth analysis of this significant union, offering insights and implications drawn from our latest articles.



    We start with "BlueBet Halts Trading Ahead of Expected Merger," an article that sets the stage for this big announcement. Then, we delve into "BlueBet and Betr Confirm Merger," a comprehensive piece that covers the merger's finalization. This article explores the synergy between BlueBet and Betr, the objectives and expectations from this merger, and what it means for both companies' future.



    🗞 Read the full story here:


    BlueBet halts trading ahead of expected Betr merger



    https://next.io/news/bluebet-halts-trading-ahead-expected-merger/ 


    BlueBet and Betr confirm merger and A$20m equity raise



    https://next.io/news/bluebet-and-betr-confirm-merger/ 

    Hang out with Conor Mulheir and Nico Jansen on our Weekly News live stream, every Thursday at 3 PM CET across all our social media channels. We'll dive into the freshest iGaming news and explore the most captivating stories of the week. 

     

    Be cool, be curious, be in the know!

    • 30 min
    📺 Weekly News: 888 pins turnaround hopes on rebrand to evoke plc

    📺 Weekly News: 888 pins turnaround hopes on rebrand to evoke plc

    - 888 unveils strategic reset including corporate rebrand to evoke plc

    ... and much more!

    The NEXT.io Weekly News is a live stream held every Thursday at 3 PM CET across all of our social media platforms.

    These sessions, hosted by Conor Mulheir and Nico Jansen with special guests present the latest news in iGaming along with a deep dive into each topic and are brought you by Playson!

    All listeners are invited to share their opinions and ask questions, making this a great way to catch up and dig deeper into the latest iGaming news.

    🔔 Make sure not to miss out!

    • 28 min
    📺 Weekly News: Endeavor plans to go private

    📺 Weekly News: Endeavor plans to go private

    In the latest episode of NEXT.io Weekly News, we spotlight a groundbreaking development in the iGaming industry: Endeavor's plan to go private in a massive $13 billion deal with Silver Lake.



    We delve into the specifics of the deal, analyzing why Endeavor, a major player in the industry, has chosen to make this move and how Silver Lake's involvement plays a crucial role.



    Additionally, we touch upon the broader trend of companies leaving public markets as highlighted in "Peel Hunt: London Stock Exchange Exodus."



    🗞 Read the full story here:

    - Silver Lake to take OpenBet owner Endeavor private in $13bn deal





    Peel Hunt: London Stock Exchange exodus expected in coming years



    Hang out with Conor Mulheir and Nico Jansen on our Weekly News live stream, every Thursday at 3 PM CET across all our social media channels. We'll dive into the freshest iGaming news and explore the most captivating stories of the week.



    Be cool, be curious, be in the know!

    • 38 min
    Vested Interest #10: NEXT NYC, Startups report, Measuring investment success & Simplebet deep dive like 1

    Vested Interest #10: NEXT NYC, Startups report, Measuring investment success & Simplebet deep dive like 1

    In this episode we digest a successful NEXT: NYC, we discuss the Betting Startups report published by Jesse Learmonth where he surveyed 68 start-ups in the online betting space. Benjie & Lloyd also talk about how they measure the success of their investments. Finally, the panels grill Chris Bevilacqua, CEO & Founder of Simplebet to understand the present and the future of the company better

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Matt Duea: Roobet DEEP DIVE

    Matt Duea: Roobet DEEP DIVE

    🎙 NEXT.io Podcast #181 with Matt Duea, Co-founder of Roobet. 

    In this episode, we delve into Roobet's journey with its founder Matt Duea. We explore its origins, assess the impact of NFTs, and analyze the success behind crash games and ambassador partnerships. Matt addresses challenges, responds to critics, and shares insights from Twitch's ban and the creation of Kick.com.  

    ⏰ Timestamps:  

    00:00 - Introduction  00:46 - Sponsors  01:38 – Matt's Background  02:39 - The Birth of Roobet 05:30 - Navigating the NFT and Crypto Market  08:38 - Roobet's Strengths and Weaknesses 11:04 - The Rise of Crash Games 14:42 - Brand Ambassadors Partnerships  18:59 - Selecting the Perfect Ambassadors 25:36 - Overcoming Obstacles 28:45 - Addressing the Critics 34:29 - Learning from Feedback 37:25 - Twitch's Ban Impact: Navigating Unregulated Gambling Sites  42:23 – Matt's Thoughts about Kick.com Platform 45:34 - Roobet’s Future and Industry Trends  49:26 - The Importance of Community in Roobet's Journey 

    💼 About Matt Duea  

    Before joining Roobet, Matt's career track as an entrepreneur has been focused on leading digital marketing strategy, technology & growth teams for nearly two decades. He fell down the blockchain rabbit hole in 2016 and hasn't looked back. 

    🔔Subscribe for more insightful episodes! 

     

    🔗 Connect with Us: 

    Website: www.next.io  

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    This episode of the NEXT.io Podcast is hosted by Pierre Lindh, Co-Founder/MD at NEXT.io, and is brought to you by: 

    Pragmatic Play – Industry-leading content provider. 

    Pragmatic Solutions – Leading iGaming platform technology. 

    • 53 min
    Tyler Bronson & Krysta Muscat: Why you fail at hiring people?

    Tyler Bronson & Krysta Muscat: Why you fail at hiring people?

    🎙 Welcome to the Podcast NEXT.io series, featuring our host Heidi Lofthus, Project Director of HR Connect, and special guest Tyler Bronson, Talent Acquisition & Employer Branding Manager at Enteractive and Krysta Muscat, Senior Partner at Van Kaizen. 

    The core of the episode delves into the current state of hiring processes, emphasizing the significance of establishing strong relationships with hiring managers and the necessity of educating and training hiring leads. Discussions also cover the impact of candidate losses on organizations and conclude with Tyler’s strategic insights on recruitment and practical tips for optimizing interview processes.   



    ⏰ Timestamps:  

    00:00 - Introduction 

    00:22 - Sponsors 

    01:13 - Krysta's and Tyler’s Backgrounds 

    03:31 - What Hiring Processes Look Like Today 

    08:57 - Developing Relationships with Hiring Managers 

    13:26 - The Importance of Educating and Training Hiring Leads 

    16:48 - Impact on Candidate Losses 

    20:47 - Tyler’s Recruitment Strategy 

    22:14 - Consequences of Poor Recruitment Processes 

    23:13 - Tips for a Successful Interview Process 

     

    💼 About Tyler Bronson Krysta Muscat 

    From the Music Industry to Talent Acquisition, Tyler brings his straight-forward talking and controversial opinions about Human Resources to the next level. With over 8 years of experience in Talent Acquisition and Employer Branding. Hiring people globally and locally. Tyler gives most of his opinions straight to the point. Take with a pinch of salt or with a hand full. Whichever you prefer.  

      

    💼 About Krysta Muscat 

    Krysta is a seasoned and quality-obsessed recruiter with a true love for anything that involves providing positive impact, both candidates and clients alike, backed up by a Psychology bachelor’s degree. She has well over 13 years of experience under her belt both in the house and consultancy side, mainly in the wonderful fast-paced world of iGaming.    

    Krysta boasts a portfolio of close to 100% client retention and satisfaction and has led multiple teams over the years, generating a respectable annual revenue, predominantly as a Recruitment Director for an international Recruitment Consultancy Krysta feels part of her success is due to her strong unwavering ethics, bold integrity,  immediate resonance, and relationship building skills as well as thorough prospecting and motivational leadership qualities.   



    🔔 Subscribe for more insightful episodes! 

     

    🔗 Connect with Us: 

    Website: www.next.io  

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    This episode of the NEXT.io Podcast is brought to you by: 

    Pragmatic Play – Industry-leading content provider. 

    Pragmatic Solutions – Leading iGaming platform technology. 

    • 29 min

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