How can the world of startups, tech and investing become more inclusive and diverse?
Andy Ayim & Mandy Nyarko
Tuesday, 9th March 2021
Andy and Mandy are childhood friends from Ghana, and are today among the most effective and respected forces when it comes to working for more diversity in the London tech scene. Join us for an open hearted conversation about their journey, the challenges and opportunities they see within diversity, and their boldest vision for the future.
From building Sticks’n’Sushi to revitalising Lolland-Falster
Tuesday, 16th March 2021
Kim Rahbek created the leading chain of premium sushi restaurants in Denmark, and successfully expanded to London, before selling his company to a big capital fund. Then he changed his focus and embarked on a 30-year plan to revitalise the Danish islands, Lolland-Falster. Sustainability, regeneration, community and culture is at the heart of Kim's new mission.
How to make your customers love you when you are their… dentist!
Tuesday, 23rd March 2021
During the past decade Anders Bjergegaard has created from scratch the biggest dentist chain in Denmark. With more than 10,000 reviews on TrustPilot showing a 4.8 rating, Anders has built an organisation of 625 employees that can actually make their customers have a good experience with their dentist visit! How do you take something that people dread, like going to the dentist, and turn it into a good experience?
"Never let formal education get in the way of your learning"
Speakers at Heartful Academy are selected according to the following criteria
1) They have profound wisdom to share within the domains of Nature, Psychology, Philosophy, Spirituality or Science
2) They know how to connect their insights to the world of business, making it relevant to leaders at all levels
3) They are skilled speakers who understand how to get their message across in an engaging way
4) They are dedicated to positive impact for People & Planet
5) They are heartful themselves. This means that they are warm, kind, caring, and inspiring to spend time with
While event organisers often go for the most famous speakers they can get in touch with, fame does not factor in at Heartful Academy
Today, fame is a poor predictor for how much we really ought to listen to a person. As curators, we are all about the depht and usefulness of the message, and the speaker's ability to share from a place of authenticity. How many followers they have on Twitter, or views on YouTube, doesn't mean much to us.
Do you have ideas for future speakers?