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Business is Boring: Compostic is taking the plastic out of kitchen products

NZ startup Compostic is out help us change our bad cling wrap habit once and for all with a range of home compostable alternatives.

Business is Boring: The Seinfeld-inspired startup simplifying flower buying

Simon Pound talks to Vanisha Narsey about how a Jerry Seinfeld routine helped inspire her to start Bouqo, a new platform making flower buying more accessible.

Business is Boring: The NZ company working on a new Covid-19 vaccine

Podcast | In this week’s episode, Simon Pound talks to Dr Robert Feldman, CEO of Covid-19 Vaccine Corporation, about the fascinating science behind developing a vaccine.

Business is Boring: The social enterprise helping create more social enterprises

Podcast | Simon Pound talks to Louise Aitken, CEO of the Ākina Foundation, about how they're helping social enterprises grow.

Business is Boring: The directory helping people find women tradies

Simon Pound talks to Emma Kaniuk, founder of an online directory of women and gender-diverse tradespeople.

Business is Boring: How Fix & Fogg is cracking the US nut butter market

From humble hole-in-the-wall beginnings, Wellington-based Fix & Fogg is now one of the hottest nut butter companies in the world.

Business is Boring: The NZ non-profit helping prisoners learn to code

Podcast | Take2 CEO and founder Cam Smith tells Simon Pound about the life-changing work his company does helping ex-prisoners reenter the job market.

Business is Boring: The NZ platform where you can rent just about anything

Podcast | Mutu founder Toby Skilton on his vision for a service where people could rent out and borrow things from each other – and how he made it a reality.

Business is Boring: Why ZeroJet wants to electrify your outboard motor

The environmental impact of going for a blat in the dinghy is probably worse than you think.

Business is Boring: The NZ entrepreneur out to eradicate wet wipes

PODCAST | 'How do you wipe your bum?' Billie Jo Hohepa-Ropiha and her sewer-safe wet wipe alternative could change the way you go to the toilet forever.

Business is Boring: The Christchurch mum getting people moving in the morning

Meet Lisa Fong, aka Move It Mama, whose Facebook Live workouts have found a loyal – and huge – audience worldwide.

Business is Boring: The esports empire at the base of the Sky Tower

Duane Mutu, founder and CEO of LetsPlay.Live, joins Business is Boring to talk about growing the local esports industry, and how it's only just getting started.

Business is Boring: How do you become CEO of one of NZ’s biggest insurers?

You don't become CEO of a large insurance company overnight – but for some in business, it will happen. Blair Turnbull tells Business is Boring how he got there.

Business is Boring: How The Good Registry is helping give better gifts

What is The Good Registry, and how does it differ from giving someone a goat or a chicken for Christmas?

Business is Boring: The New Zealander helping drive TikTok’s massive growth

It's one of the biggest brands in the world right now, and Hongi Luo is at the helm of some of its biggest music and cultural activations.

Business is Boring: How All Good is once again changing the banana game

For Simon Coley and All Good, bringing fair trade bananas to New Zealand supermarkets is just the beginning.

Business is Boring: The chief economist who made himself redundant and started a newsletter

In a year in which a lot of commentators have come a cropper, Tony Alexander's measured, data-driven newsletter has been invaluable.

Business is Boring: The Australian venture capitalist with $60m for backing NZ companies

What's one of the biggest venture capital operators in Australia got in store for its New Zealand office?

Business is Boring: The New Zealand company using VR to counter seasickness

Are you part of the 25% of people who suffer from seasickness? See-LEVEL might have found the solution – virtual reality.

Business is Boring: How to drink – and sell – a New Zealand wine

Sam Harrop is one of fewer than 400 people ever to make the grade as a Master of Wine, and he believes New Zealand's potential as producer of fine wine is only just starting to be realised.

Business Is Boring: The Dunedin company growing NZ’s high-tech manufacturing sector

Business is Boring is a weekly podcast series presented by The Spinoff in association with Callaghan Innovation. This week, host Simon Pound talks to Sarah Ramsay, CEO of United Machinists.

Business is Boring with Rob Teina from Supreme Plumbing

Business is Boring is a weekly podcast series presented by The Spinoff in association with Callaghan Innovation. Host Simon Pound speaks with innovators and commentators focused on the future of …

Business is Boring with Simon Cooke and Ryan Carville from Froth Technologies

Business is Boring is a weekly podcast series presented by The Spinoff in association with Callaghan Innovation. Host Simon Pound speaks with innovators and commentators focused on the future of …

Business is Boring with Emma Lewisham from Emma Lewisham skincare

Business is Boring is a weekly podcast series presented by The Spinoff in association with Callaghan Innovation. Host Simon Pound speaks with innovators and commentators focused on the future of …

Business is Boring with Dr Gaetano Dedual and Jacob Kohn from Futurity

Business is Boring is a weekly podcast series presented by The Spinoff in association with Callaghan Innovation. Host Simon Pound speaks with innovators and commentators focused on the future of …

Business is Boring with Rachel Taulelei from Kono

Business is Boring is a weekly podcast series presented by The Spinoff in association with Callaghan Innovation. Host Simon Pound speaks with innovators and commentators focused on the future of …

Business is Boring with Emily Miller-Sharma from Ruby

Business is Boring is a weekly podcast series presented by The Spinoff in association with Callaghan Innovation. Host Simon Pound speaks with innovators and commentators focused on the future of …

Business is Boring with Asantha Wijeyeratne from PaySauce

Business is Boring is a weekly podcast series presented by The Spinoff in association with Callaghan Innovation. Host Simon Pound speaks with innovators and commentators focused on the future of …

Business is Boring with Alice Lines and Nicholas Burrowes from Homestyle magazine

Business is Boring is a weekly podcast series presented by The Spinoff in association with Callaghan Innovation. Host Simon Pound speaks with innovators and commentators focused on the future of …