Business Talks


Marketing With Brains And No Budget

A business owners guide to marketing a small business

Overview: An easy to grasp introduction to the world of marketing that includes many hints and tips on making your marketing buck stretch further than ever.

Audience: All business owners, with particular interest to small to medium size business

Duration: 60 minutes

Don’t Just Survive… Thrive!

A seven step plan to start growing your business

Overview: Seven clear steps and exercises you can start doing today! A better understanding of why businesses struggle and what you can do about it.

Audience: Small to medium size business owners and those thinking of starting their own business

Duration: 60 to 90 minutes


Marketing, it aint what it used to be

Understanding the fundamental shift in marketing to your customer

Overview: A humorous and informative look in how marketing has changed the world we live in.

Audience: All businesses and individuals with an interest in marketing

Duration: 60 minutes

Tweet Me Nicely

A business owners guide to social media marketing

Overview: This is an in depth look at how social media is being used in marketing and how you can make the most of it in your business.

Audience: Any business or individual interested in using social media effectively

Duration: 60 minutes to 180 minutes depending on depth and audience


Doing Business In Black And White

A no-holds-barred look at business in South Africa

Overview: Mike and Hector take off the gloves as they explain the challenges of doing business in South Africa

Audience: All business owners and their employees

Duration: 60 minutes

Restaurant Industry Talks


Mind The Gap Please

Closing the gap between franchisors and franchisees

Overview: A look at Franchising in South Africa, what works and what certainly doesn’t. A closer examination of the relationship between franchisee and franchisor

Audience: franchisees and franchisors, ideal for franchise meetings and conferences across all industries

Duration: 60 minutes


Who Is Killing The Restaurant Industry

Why restaurants struggle and what to do about it

Overview: Ever wanted to own your own restaurant or wondered why you do? This is a comprehensive look at all the players in the restaurant industry and how they contribute to it’s success or failure.

Audience: Restaurant owners, staff, franchisees and franchisors in the industry

Duration: 60 to 90 minutes

Motivational Talks

Being Single Thinking Double

A modern man’s guide to raising confident children

Overview: A real man’s guide to raising children in a modern world. Exploring what it takes to love them and guide them and what it is they really want from you,

Audience: Parents and families

Duration: 60 minutes


Finding Yourself Behind Bars

An interview on courage and commitment in a prison cell

Overview: A live interview with a reformed criminal who now spends his time and effort ensuring others do not follow in his footsteps. Lessons on life, love and loss for all to hear.

Audience: All audiences, corporate, schools, individuals

Duration: 60 minutes


Life Is Exactly What You Make Of It

Learning lessons of the past as you plan for the future

Overview: Life is not easy, but it is what you make of it. An upbeat look at facing and overcoming your challenges.

Audience: All audiences

Duration: 60 minutes

Training Talks


Keep The Change Service Training

Motivation and training for all front of house staff

Overview: Essential training for front of house staff in ANY industry. Hints and tips to help them better understand and communicate with YOUR customers.

Audience: Management and staff of all businesses that deal with the public

Duration: 90 to 120 minutes

Yes, You Can Take Better Pictures

Making the most of your cellphone camera

Overview: From cellphones to DSLR cameras and everything in between, this course will have you taking better pictures in just a few hours.

Audience: Anyone seeking to take better images with their cellphone cameras.

Duration: 180 minutes

View-able Presentations

My presentation at the Zomato Restaurant Conference

Being Single Thinking Double – Modern man’s guide to raising confident children


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