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Best podcasts for innovation, education and inspiration
From captivating interviews to unlikely insights, find audio that inspires in our round-up of podcasts with purpose – including our new series.
This Afghan parkour team use ruined palaces as the gym
The Kabul Boys Parkour train outdoors, without crash mats, to test out dangerous moves. Now they’re looking to build a gym and take their skills international.
New! Amaphiko podcast episode 3: build an army of support
Getting people behind your idea is a must – and it’s not easy. This episode meets internet sensations and urban farmers who know how.
New! Podcast episode 2: Beginnings
The second episode of the new Red Bull Amaphiko podcast asks how to get started. Meet the man who raised $10million to get started and the woman who used temporary paralysis to kick start a dance school.
The conversation that changed my business: Chris Wilcox
Former NBA player, Chris Wilcox, believes “you never know where your blessings are going to come from.” Discover the unlikely conversation that fueled his work with underprivileged youth.
5 steps to a more measurable impact
Taking the time to take stock could make all the difference to your impact.
Meet the New Orleans educator teaching teachers
Matthew Kincaid knows that racism affects everyone. Once an American teacher has been through his workshops they're likely to get it too.
The moment I knew I had to… step back to move forward
Rayne Moses set a powerful example when he stepped back from the skateboarding programme he founded. He’s now walking the talk from Cape Town to Hanoi as he inspires kids to reach their potential.
Social entrepreneurs share their 2017 Christmas wishlists
Don’t settle for the same old socks. Social entrepreneurs Brian Mokhachane, C Harvey and Ruramai Musekiwa share six super creative gift ideas to brighten up your Christmas.
10 apps to make you a better public speaker
Time to put your best foot forward and pitch both your vision for your community and your confidence – eliminate the dreaded ‘ums’ and spruce up your speaking skills with 10 essential oratory apps for social enterprise.
Interview: Crazy Legs on crowdfunding success
Original B-Boy Crazy Legs has raised over $100k for Puerto Rico’s recovery. “Don’t just take their donations. Take them along for the ride and show them the progress,” he says.
The good guide to crowdfunding
Online crowdfunding platforms connect social entrepreneurs with a whole new world of potential backers. But when it comes to attracting pledges and smashing stretch goals, it’s not as easy as pressing publish.
10 social enterprise books you need to know about
We asked five influential social entrepreneurs for two titles that they think everyone should read.
How to cope when your 9-5 is 24/7
Essential tips for balancing your workload and avoiding burnout from social entrepreneurs who know the liberating and sometimes harsh realities of working for yourself.
6 videos every social entrepreneur needs to watch
Starting a social enterprise isn’t easy, but with some handy tips from experts who’ve been there already, you’ll be on the road to success. Check out these videos to find out how to get started.
Do you need an office? We ask five socents
Location, location, location. Discover how five Amaphiko social entrepreneurs found their place in the world and create the workspace that works best for you.
No funding? Here’s how to bootstrap your business
Starting out as a socent from scratch is difficult, but not impossible, thanks to our handy tips list.
How to use Instagram to make an impact
Need to spread the word about your socent? Hashtag your heart out with these top tips for Instagram greatness.