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Episode #333 - From Vision to Virtual Reality: The Future of Online Shopping with 3D and AR - with Damian & James from ElevationX Studios

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Release Date: 01/03/2024

Episode #408 - Bringing the Personal Touch to Estate Agency: A Journey - with Russell Walters show art Episode #408 - Bringing the Personal Touch to Estate Agency: A Journey - with Russell Walters

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Hi there, I'm Granger Forson, and you can find me at www.bizsmart-gloucestershire.co.uk or on LinkedIn. On this episode of ScaleUp Radio, I'm thrilled to welcome Russell Walters, owner of RB Walters Estate Agents. Join us as we dive into Russell's inspiring journey and uncover the secrets behind his business's success.   Russell brings 37 years of experience to the table, having started his career at just 16. With a commitment to exceptional personal service, RB Walters Estate Agents has redefined the standard in the industry. They focus on building genuine relationships with their...

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Hi there and welcome back to another edition of ScaleUp Radio, the podcast inspired by the Entrepreneurial ScaleUp System and designed to make navigating our ScaleUp journeys that little bit easier by learning from others' experiences. I’m Kevin Brent and this week on the show. I’m joined by Lindsay Berresford, the driving force behind a successful handmade camper van business, Quirky Campers. We explore their unique business model, the annual festival Camp Quirky, and their growth strategies. Lindsay shares their journey from a hobby to a thriving business, overcoming challenges, and the...

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Welcome to ScaleUp Radio! In today's episode, we explore competitive advantage with Adrian Burden, a tech entrepreneur and author of Start to Exit. Adrian's diverse background spans materials science, venture capital, and anti-counterfeiting tech, leading to his current roles in innovation and blockchain SaaS. Key takeaways include: - Competitive advantage goes beyond a USP—it's about true differentiation. - Niching down and deeply understanding your sector creates an edge. - Protect your intellectual property with trademarks and cybersecurity. - Focus on quality and agility over cost for...

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Hi there and welcome back to another edition of ScaleUp Radio, the podcast inspired by the Entrepreneurial ScaleUp System and designed to make navigating our ScaleUp journeys that little bit easier by learning from others' experiences. I’m Kevin Brent and this week on the show I’m joined by  Steven Thai, founder of Ocean King, a business that started with a van selling prawns and grew into a 32,000 sq ft food distribution company. Steven shares his inspiring journey from being a Vietnamese refugee to leading a successful business. He discusses the importance of core values,...

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Episode #403 - Managing The Cultural Shift Between Academia & Business - with Mark Kotter show art Episode #403 - Managing The Cultural Shift Between Academia & Business - with Mark Kotter

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Episode #402 - ScaleUp Club - Discussing Psychological Safety In Our Businesses - with Fiona McKinnon show art Episode #402 - ScaleUp Club - Discussing Psychological Safety In Our Businesses - with Fiona McKinnon

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Hi there and welcome back to another Spotlight Special episode of ScaleUp Radio, the podcast inspired by the Entrepreneurial ScaleUp System and designed to make navigating our ScaleUp journeys that little bit easier by learning from others' experiences.  I’m Kevin Brent and Today we bring back  Fiona McKinnon from The Moment Company and put her in the spotlight at our ScaleUp Club and give other business owners the chance to ask Fiona their questions around our theme Psychological Safety. We Discover how to create a workplace where employees feel safe, heard, and appreciated. Fiona...

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Episode #401 - Fashioning Success: One Woman’s Entrepreneurial Cotswold Fox Story - with Jemima Gray show art Episode #401 - Fashioning Success: One Woman’s Entrepreneurial Cotswold Fox Story - with Jemima Gray

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Welcome back to ScaleUp Radio! I’m your host, Granger Forson. In this episode, we dive into the entrepreneurial fabric of Jemima Gray, the visionary behind Cotswold Fox Clothing. Discover Jemima's remarkable journey from a university assignment to establishing a blooming fashion brand. Learn how she leveraged a modest £300 to spark a thriving business, her savvy social media strategies that sold out products in minutes, and her courageous battle through a trademark dispute. Jemima's story is not just about clothes; it's about crafting a brand with resilience and sharp business acumen. For...

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Episode #400 - Culinary Leadership: How To Craft Quality, Community and Leadership in Hospitality - with Wesley Birch show art Episode #400 - Culinary Leadership: How To Craft Quality, Community and Leadership in Hospitality - with Wesley Birch

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Hello and welcome back to another inspiring episode of ScaleUp Radio! I’m Granger Forson, your host from BizSmart Gloucestershire. You can learn more about me and my business coaching services at www.bizsmart-gloucestershire.co.uk or connect with me on LinkedIn. In this episode, we delve into the culinary and hospitality journey of Wesley Birch, who has masterfully blended catering expertise with pub management to create thriving businesses. Wesley Birch, founder of Birch Catering and the thriving Ship Inn Pub, joins us to share his secrets on building a strong team and fostering a culture...

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Hello and welcome back to ScaleUp Radio! I'm Granger Forson, you can connect with me for more intriguing business insights at www.bizsmart-gloucestershire.co.uk or join our discussions on LinkedIn. Today we're venturing into the futuristic realm of e-commerce, where 3D modelling and augmented reality (AR) are reshaping how we shop online. In this episode, we're diving deep with Jay Campbell and Damian Krzyzanowski, the innovative minds behind ElevationX Studios. 

 

Imagine a world where you can visualise and interact with products in your home before you buy them. That's the reality ElevationX Studios is creating. Jay and Damian, blending their unique backgrounds and experiences, have launched a company that uses 3D visualisations and AR enhancements to revolutionise e-commerce. From furniture to lighting, they're enhancing customer confidence and reducing product returns, all while navigating the exciting challenges of a start-up.

 

ElevationX Studios began as a conversation between friends and quickly turned into an entrepreneurial venture. Jay and Damian spotted a gap in the marketplace and seized the opportunity, developing a service offering that stands out in the competitive world of e-commerce. Their journey from prototyping on Damian's brand to establishing a business model with transparent pricing and AI-generated models illustrates the power of innovation and strategic planning.

 

Join us as we unravel the masterclass in start-ups that Jay and Damian have to offer. They share their insights on managing cash flow, focusing on revenue generation Now, and leveraging past experiences to build a formidable team. It's an episode filled with lessons on experimentation, learning from failures, and developing cutting-edge technology to solve real-world problems in e-commerce.

 

So, tune in for an inspiring journey into the world of ElevationX Studios, where the future of online shopping is being redefined through 3D modelling and augmented reality.

 

 

Scaling up your business isn't easy, and can be a little daunting. Let ScaleUp Radio make it a little easier for you. With guests who have been where you are now, and can offer their thoughts and advice on several aspects of business. ScaleUp Radio is the business podcast you've been waiting for.

 

If you would like to be a guest on ScaleUp Radio, please click here:

https://bizsmarts.co.uk/scaleupradio/apply

 

You can get in touch with Granger here:

[email protected]

 

Kevin's Latest Book Is Available! 

 

Drawing on BizSmart’s own research and experiences of working with hundreds of owner-managers, Kevin Brent explores the key reasons why most organisations do not scale and how the challenges change as they reach different milestones on the ScaleUp Journey. He then details a practical step by step guide to successfully navigate between the milestones in the form of ESUS - a proven system for entrepreneurs to scale up. 

 

More on the Book HERE - https://www.esusgroup.co.uk/

 

 

James (Jay) can be found here:

linkedin.com/in/campbell-jh

https://www.elevationxstudios.com/

[email protected]

 

 

Damian can be found here:

linkedin.com/in/damian-krzyzanowski-39b29834

https://www.elevationxstudios.com/

[email protected]

 

Discount Code ‘SCALEUP’ to receive 20% off your first model

 

Resources:

 

 Getting Things Done by David Allen - https://uk.bookshop.org/p/books/getting-things-done-the-art-of-stress-free-productivity-david-allen/2593335?ean=9780349408941

 

4 Hour Work Week by Timothy Ferriss - https://uk.bookshop.org/p/books/the-4-hour-work-week-escape-the-9-5-live-anywhere-and-join-the-new-rich-timothy-ferriss/3785269?ean=9780091929114

 

A Brief History of Time by Stephen Hawking - https://uk.bookshop.org/p/books/a-brief-history-of-time-from-big-bang-to-black-holes-stephen-hawking/1858972?ean=9780857501004

 

Joe Rogen podcast - https://open.spotify.com/show/4rOoJ6Egrf8K2IrywzwOMk

 

Photo Room - https://www.photoroom.com/

 

LinkedIn Sales Navigator - https://business.linkedin.com/en-gb/sales-solutions/cx