Latest Episodes

#24 John Vlismas

17th July 2018 | Thoughts Podcast | Featured | 1:44:29

John Vlismas is a South African Comedian turned producer/director and business speaker. His new show is out called Brain Dump. We sat down in the Tellytrack studios and spoke about how podcasts are changing the world, religions place in modern society, we discussed the intellectual dark web, we questioned dolphin’s intelligence and the importance for learning critical thinking, we delved into conspiracy theories and then john discussed the motivation for his new comedy show brain dump off the back of a family crises.

#23 Ndumiso Hadebe

11th July 2018 | Thoughts Podcast | Featured | 1:52:56

Ndumiso Hadebe is trained and applied economics and international trade, a development economist for Gibs SA, Faculty contributor for One Day Leader, an MC under Whacked Management and a founding member of Khomba Africa which is an online localised business directory start-up. Among  a host of topics we discussed management, leadership, entrepreneurship, how Khomba was started, how cheap internet can change the south African landscape, life hacks, discovering our value systems and goal setting.

#22 Alfred Adriaan

4th July 2018 | Thoughts Podcast | Featured | 1:57:25

Alfred Adriaan is a comedian and professional MC flying up the ranks in the SA comedy scene with two consecutive South African comics’ choice nominations under his belt in the best New Comedian & best Intermediate comedian categories. We sat down in the Tellytrack studios and discussed his progression growing up in a small town in the Eastern Cape called Hankey to Brand Manager in Johannesburg and his goal of quitting his job and following his dream to become a comedian. He has been all over radio and television in anticipation of his show “Dating Life” which is currently underway at Monte Casino. Alfred was one of the funniest guests I have ever had on the show.

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Huntley Smith

Huntley Smith

Huntley Smith is a director of BSG and Managing Direct of Accelerator Consulting Services which specialises in performance management and brand positioning.

Huntley is also a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Brown belt and co-Founder of Arte Suave Brazilian Jiu Jitsu which has multiple clubs in South Africa and Mauritius.

In addition he is also the president of SABJJF (South African Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Federation) which is affiliated to the Sport Jiu Jitsu International Federation (SJJIF).

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