Episode List

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Our guests are small, medium or family-owned businesses – many of whom are KMT Partner’s clients – alongside industry experts. Through our alliance with The University of Adelaide’s Thinclab, we interview, startups, entrepreneurs and launchpad businesses, seeking new markets overseas.

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Episode 17: Jean Cannon (The business of changing lives) – Jean Cannon is a Clinical Hypnotherapist who has committed much of her life to studying and understanding the power of the mind. With formal qualifications, it is her life experiences that set her apart. Overcoming physical disabilities as a child, family traumas and breast cancer, inspired her to change the lives of others as well. To find out more about it, click and listen here. iTunes, Soundcloud.

Episode 16: Business Risks (Changing the Game Part 5) – KMT Partners continues on with their “Changing the Game” podcast mini-series. In this episode, Lachlan Kennet will be providing us with some short and sharp tips and insights on business risks. To find out more about it, click and listen here. iTunes, Soundcloud, Stitcher.

Episode 15: Dan Smith (Startup accelerator or a business program?) – Being exposed to various startup and new business programs, Dan Smith, a country manager for Mass Challenge provides us information about which program is more suitable for you? A startup accelerator or a new business program? To know more about it, click and listen here. iTunes, Soundcloud, Stitcher.

Episode 14: Assessing Personal Risk (Changing the Game Part 4) – We continue our theme of Changing the Game with Lachlan Kennet, providing us information on how to assess personal risks… Read and listen here. iTunes, Soundcloud, Stitcher.

Episode 13: Kathy Toth’s lesson learned from over 30 years in business – A business consultant and Chair at KMT Partners, Kathy shares her story over the years in the business industry and how it has evolved over time… Read and listen here. iTunes, Soundcloud, Stitcher.

Episode 12: Business Succession (Changing the Game Part 3) – In the third part of our current mini-series, Lachlan Kennett providing us with some short and sharp tips and insights on business succession… Read and listen here. iTunes, Soundcloud, Stitcher.

Episode 11: Prof. Adam Steen (Estate Planning Crisis) – Adam is a professor at Charles Sturt University and has conducted several kinds of research that have been published in leading journals globally. In this episode, Prof. Adam will talk about his estate planning research and the potential risks accompanied by bad estate planning… Read and listen here. iTunes, Soundcloud, Stitcher.

Episode 10: Retirement Planning (Changing the Game Part 2) – In this episode, we continue our theme of Changing the Game with our very own Lachlan Kennett, providing us with short and sharp tips and insights on planning and funding retirement… Read and listen here. iTunes, Soundcloud, Stitcher.

Episode 9: Investment Fundamentals (Changing the Game Part 1) – This is the first episode of our current mini-series that provides short and sharp business and wealth tips and insights and issues. KMT Director Lachlan Kennett talks about fundamentals of investing…  Read and listen here. iTunes, Soundcloud, Stitcher.

Episode 8: Best Practice for Business Owners (Entrepreneur Education Part 3) – In the last episode of our theme of Entrepreneurship Education, we finish off by talking with John Peterson (Founder) and Michael Parsons (Management Consultant) from Best Practice focusing on the biggest issues that small business owners faces, succession planning, capital and cash flow, and the challenge of gaining further education while running a business… Read and listen here. iTunes, Soundcloud, Stitcher.

Episode 7: Prof. Noel Lindsay (Entrepreneur Education Part 2) – In this episode, we continue our theme of entrepreneurship education with Professor Noel Lindsay. We talk about his story, as well as the role of universities in entrepreneurship, global entrepreneurship trends, creating ecosystems… Read and listen here. iTunes, Soundcloud, Stitcher.

Episode 6: Prof. Fredric Kropp (Entrepreneur Education Part 1) – Fredric has been a professor of entrepreneurship and innovation at Middlebury Institute of International Studies in California and also at the University of Adelaide. We talk about key attributes of successful entrepreneurs, key fundamentals for teaching entrepreneurship, the emergence of social entrepreneurship and much more. Read and listen here. iTunes, Soundcloud, Stitcher.

Episode 5: Eddy Collett (co-founder of Sunlight Liquor) – Eddy’s journey started with a passion for beekeeping and which has morphed into a unique company that is reimagining how honey and alcoholic beverages can be used together. Read and listen here. iTunes, Soundcloud, Stitcher.

Episode 4: Stacey George (founder and owner of Smart Art) – Stacey and her husband persevered with their dream when the banks would not back them by finding their own private funding for the high-end picture framing business. Read and listen here. iTunes, Soundcloud, Stitcher.

Episode 3: Lauren Whiting (Physiotherapist venturing into allied health services) – Lauren has gathered a wealth of knowledge from her parents’ background in family business to owning her own bricks and mortar and online large size shoe store and is putting it to the test with her new venture. Read and listen here.

Episode 2: Joe Leaver (Mobile Piano turning and restoration) – Tune in to hear about Joe’s transition from policeman to mobile piano tuning and restoration, to mobile and storefront owner with business in both Adelaide and Melbourne. Joe’s story involves business start-up, progression, restoring century-old pieces with rich history and expansion from pianos to furniture restoration. Read and listen here.

Episode 1: Introduction –  Tune in for a description of what is to come on Ahead of the game.   Read the full transcript here.