How Auckland’s Karangahape Road became an international music software hub

Industry leaders InMusic, Serato and Melodics all have offices in central Auckland – and Morgan Donoghue has a connection to all of them.

Fuel50 is changing HR software to fit the new ways we work

Business is Boring is a weekly podcast series presented by The Spinoff in association with Callaghan Innovation. This week host Simon Pound is joined by Jo Mills, co-founder of Fuel50.

How Kami is improving digital learning for millions worldwide

Business is Boring is a weekly podcast series presented by The Spinoff in association with Callaghan Innovation. This week's guests are Hengjie Wang and Alliv Samson, co-founders of Kami.

Masterchef’s Josh Emett on opening a restaurant of his own

The Michelin-starred Masterchef judge tells Simon Pound what it was like working for Gordon Ramsay, and what inspired him to open two new restaurants – in 2020, of all years.

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How to launch a print magazine in the time of coronavirus

Simon Farrell-Green, editor of Here magazine, talks to Business is Boring host Simon Pound how he started the title after the closure of Bauer Media earlier this year.

How a new app is helping predict depression and anxiety in the workforce

This week's podcast guest is Dr Elizabeth Berryman, founder and CEO of Chnnl, a mental health app for workforces that predicts depression and anxiety with 90% accuracy and helps point its users to help.

How Formus Labs is taking the guesswork out of joint replacement surgery

This week on Business is Boring, host Simon Pound talks with Dr Ju Zhang, CEO of Formus Labs.

Saving thousands of tonnes of zinc and acid from going to landfill

In this week's podcast, Simon Pound talks to Jonathan Ring, CEO of C-Prize winning company Zincovery.

Zincovery: The award-winning startup tackling waste from galvanised steel

This year's winner of the Callaghan Innovation C-Prize challenge, Zincovery, is trying to recycle New Zealand's galvanising waste.

The bestselling NZ author behind Mystic, TVNZ’s latest teen series

In this episode, Simon Pound talks with Pony Club Secrets author Stacy Gregg about the business of children's books.

How two industry heavyweights brought new fashion website Ensemble to life

This week on Business Is Boring, Simon Pound Zooms with Zoe Walker Ahwa and Rebecca Wadey, founders of new fashion website Ensemble.

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.

Tech entrepreneur Mitchell Pham’s amazing journey from Vietnam to NZ and back again

This week on Business is Boring, host Simon Pound speaks with Mitchell Pham, founder of Augen Software Group.

How Preno is reimagining the future of hotel bookings

This week on Business is Boring, host Simon Pound speaks with Amelia Gain from hotel booking software company Preno.

The tech legend who launched Windows 95 in NZ is now making digital humans

Business is Boring host Simon Pound talks to Greg Cross from AI company Soul Machines.