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Category: Public Speaking

The Gig Economy with Kojo Baffoe on Kaya FM

Posted on February 9th, by spillly in Books, Business, Freelance, Public Speaking. No Comments

    Last night, I had the opportunity to speak to the Kaya FM audience on the #LifewithKojoBaffoe show. The topic was centred around the current economic climate and how this is growing the small entrepreneurs and the freelance economy. With Kojo being a freelancer most of his life, the conversation was frank and honest pointing at the clear […]

Radio Interview: What The Freelance and the Vega School Course on Power FM with Thabiso Tema

Posted on February 3rd, by spillly in Business, Freelance, Motivation, Public Speaking. No Comments

Push play…   Catch the 10-minute interview with Thabiso Tema and Spillly on Power FM talking about the mini-MBA for Creative and Digital Freelancers. For more info on the WTF and Vega School course for freelancers check out THIS LINK.

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 […]