Business is Boring: The electrician behind 20% of NZ’s new solar installations

Lightforce's Luke Nutting joins Simon Pound to talk about helping New Zealand catch up with the rest of the world on solar power.

Business is Boring: The former Apple leader helping New Zealand companies go global

Simon Pound talks to Vignesh Kumar, a partner in venture capital fund Global from Day 1, about helping local companies scale for global success. 

Business is Boring: How Ockham is helping change the housing conversation

Ockham Residential co-founder Mark Todd joins Simon Pound for a chat about our broken property system, and what his company is doing about it.

Business is Boring: The New Zealand startup changing batteries for the better

Podcast | Simon Pound talks to Dr Shalini Divya, co-founder of TasmanIon, about working on a new generation of more recyclable, sustainable and equitable batteries.

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Business is Boring: The local label pioneering carbon positive fashion

Maggie Marilyn designer and founder Maggie Hewitt tells Simon Pound about her mission to create a climate-friendly and accessible clothing brand. 

Business is Boring: Employee experience and why it’s so important

Podcast | Simon Pound talks to Samantha Gadd about how HR is changing, and why she's starting the Employee Experience Design School.

Business is Boring: What Theresa Gattung is doing to support women in entrepreneurship

Podcast | The New Zealand business leader tells Simon Pound why she's funding the Theresa Gattung Chair of Women in Entrepreneurship and why we need to start taking burnout in business more seriously.

Business is Boring: How Tractor Ventures gives startups a new way to raise capital

Podcast | Jodie Imam and Lance Hodges of Tractor Ventures join Simon Pound to talk about the growing startup industry and how they’re helping fund it.

Business is Boring: How Socialites stays on top of the social media game

On this week's episode of Business is Boring, Simon Pound talks to Melanie Spencer, co-CEO of social media agency Socialites.

Business is Boring: Rocket Lab’s Peter Beck on joining the space club

Podcast | From Fisher & Paykel apprentice to launching rockets into space, Peter Beck's journey has been wildly unlikely at almost every step.

Business is Boring: How Multitudes helps measure and improve team culture

Podcast | The former CEO of Reddit is among the investors in this New Zealand software company.

Business is Boring: Shotgun’s ride from biking brainwave to global business

Podcast | Shotgun co-founder Dan Necklen joins Simon Pound to talk about designing a new type of kids’ bike seat and taking it to the world.

Business is Boring: How to sell a fast-growing company

Podcast | Scroll Media founder Jane Ormsby joins Simon Pound to talk innovation in the online ad industry and share some tips for selling a business.

Business is Boring: What Woop does differently with their food boxes

On this week's episode of Business is Boring, Simon Pound talks to Thomas Dietz, founder and CEO of Woop, about breaking into the competitive food box market.

Business is Boring: The ticketing app using booking fees for good

Podcast | Humanitix CEO Georgia Robertson tells Simon Pound about the company’s work at the intersection of tech and social good.

Business is Boring: Wearable tech for astronauts, Olympians and everybody

Podcast | Simon Pound speaks to Steve Leftly, cofounder of pioneering wearable tech company Myovolt, as they launch their first major consumer products.