Spillly with 3 Ls

Category: Public Speaking

Change your goals from Success to Significance

Posted on October 26th, by spillly in Books, Business, Coaching, Motivation, Public Speaking. No Comments

This week I had the privilege of hosting the launch event for Mike Saunders‘ book, The Five Year Mark. The book is about all the lessons learned in the first five years building Digitlab, a digital agency. You can read my review and my learnings here but those are not the most salient points for […]

The Death of Advertising Employment.

Posted on October 9th, by spillly in Books, Business, Coaching, Public Speaking. No Comments

  What a pleasure it was speaking to 65 people last week at Vega in Umhlanga on what was an untitled talk on the 4 major threats to advertising and the advertising industrials’ complex of employment. The “what the actual?” Well, I spoke on how new tech, new business, ERP software and the freelance movement […]

Are you becoming a Betterman?

Posted on October 1st, by spillly in Business, Coaching, Lifestyle, Mentoring, Public Speaking. No Comments

About a year ago I was fortunate enough to coach Erik Kruger from Betterman and have remained in contact over the past few months, watching his business grow and define its position in the market. Betterman is a website dedicated to the thinking man. The man who lives with intention. The man who takes action. […]

The real cost of Influencer Marketing

Posted on September 25th, by spillly in Business, Coaching, Public Speaking, Social Media, Twitter. No Comments

Having received more than my fair share of branded disposable pens and matching lanyards over the years, I feel its my duty to inform brands and agencies to stop trying to buy my loyalty with cheap plastic gifts and branded promo-gear. My loyalty should be curated, nurtured and rewarded. Let’s be honest, you are looking […]

PECHA KUCHA night No.14

Posted on April 8th, by spillly in Business, Coaching, Motivation, Public Speaking, Social Media. No Comments

Join me next week at the PECHA KUCHA night #14 at MOAD in the Maboneng district. I’m speaking on Networking, social media and‪#‎snowclub15‬   You can join the event here : https://www.facebook.com/events/1645419119020693/ or check out their website for more details here: http://www.pechakucha.org/users/brent-spilkin PECHA KUCHA is a Japanese word meaning “Chit Chat”. PechaKucha Nights started in Tokyo in […]

Psycho…metrist, Entrepreneur and all round nice gal | Marzenna Almendro #ProudProfile

Posted on October 18th, by spillly in Business, Coaching, Mentoring, Motivation, Public Speaking. No Comments

  After graduating with an Honours Degree in Psychology, Marzenna went onto complete her practical hours at a reputable psychometric consultancy gaining a wealth of experience in psychometric assessments in the work place, which allowed her to write her board exam and register with the Health Professions Council of SA in 2010. She was involved […]

The importance of storytelling and authentic leadership by Kevin Welman

Kevin’s presentation was entitled ‘Importance of storytelling and authentic leadership’ and covered the importance of good storytelling in your business and the duties that MD’s and business owners have to become authentic story tellers. Check out the full presentation here: The importance of storytelling and authentic leadership by Kevin Welman from Brent Spilkin   The overriding […]

Mr Nic Haralambous Founder of NicSocks.com speaks!

Nicholas Haralambous is the founder of the online fashion company, NicSocks.com. Nic was the CEO and co-founder of Motribe, the mobile community platform, before the company was successfully acquired by the social network, Mxit in October, 2012. He also founded ForeFront Africa consulting firm before selling that business to Imperial Holdings. He was selected as […]

My Twitter bio says “Spillly with 3 Ls bitch!”

Posted on February 19th, by spillly in Public Speaking, Social Media, Twitter. 1 Comment

Filling out your Twitter bio (graphy) isn’t as easy as it sounds. For some people the idea is scarier than public speaking. In my (humble) opinion here are a few phrases to avoid in your bio: I LOVE CATS, ICE CREAM AND COFFEE Your bio should accurately describe who you are. You may think its cute that your bio […]

10 top South African personalities you should be following on Twitter. Really?

Posted on December 19th, by spillly in Public Speaking, Social Media, Twitter. No Comments

This was a shock. Thanks for the recognition, I’ll take it and lap it up like the social media whores we all are! Here is the Full Article and here is the list: [1] @helenzille: https://twitter.com/helenzille [2] @michaeljordaan: https://twitter.com/MichaelJordaan [3] @lifeissavage: https://twitter.com/LifeisSavage [4] @spillly: https://twitter.com/spillly [5] @eusebius: https://twitter.com/Eusebius [6] @khayadlanga: https://twitter.com/khayadlanga [7] @caspar_lee: https://twitter.com/Caspar_Lee [8] […]