The Innovators – Episode #1 : Nic Haralambous,

Tackling retail in the age of the retail apocalypse

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About the podcast – Join Tom Kennedy every two weeks as he unpacks the stories of industry leading innovators in search of the tools, tips and tricks that make them who they are. The Innovators Podcast aims to share inspiration stories & lessons about innovation with a focus on Africa. Each episode looks to unpack what makes leading innovators go against the grain and do things differently, even in the face of failure or adversity. Each episode is designed to inspire listeners to build, create and do. Guests include Professor Tim Noakes, Daniel Mace, Justin Drennan, Aisha Pandor, Chris Rawlinson, Gary te Roller, Nic Haralambous and many others. With even more who have confirmed involvement in the coming weeks.

Nic Haralambous (@NicHarry) is the founder and CEO of style company Nic has had a colourful history and his career includes learnings garnered from at least ten failed start-ups over the past 12 years. He also has plenty of successes under his belt: he was the CEO and co-founder of Motribe, the mobile community platform before the company was successfully acquired by Mxit in 2012.

Nic believes there is a massive retail reset taking place right now and breaks down how e-commerce is affecting this. He shares some amazing strategies to thrive in the age of the retail apocalypse. So if you’re interested in product development, retail both online and physical as well as strategies for growing your business this episode is perfect for you.

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