Entrepreneurs Scotland | Weekly interviews of inspiring Scottish entrepreneurs
About This Show
Entrepreneurs Scotland is a podcast created for you. If you are a would-be entrepreneur, small business owner, startup enthusiast and you are looking for motivation then this is for you. Whether you are driving to work, working out in a gym, running outside, sitting in a park bench, Jai delivers best conversations from from successful entrepreneurs once a week. Each episode looks into Entrepreneur's idea stage, taking the leap, failures, successes, funding, strengths, weaknesses, personal habits and piece of advice.
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ES-030: Do something you are passionate about and you will enjoy it – Geoff Leask, CEO at Young Enterprise Scotland
Geoff Leak, CEO at Young Enterprise Scotland. YES is a leading charity providing a wide range of programmes for young people aged 5–25, giving them the opportunity to develop their full potential and inspiring and preparing them to learn and succeed through enterprise. Geoff is also a Mentor at Project Scotland. Prior to YES and Project Scotland. Goeff had his own business in 90’s then worked with PSYBT in many different roles. Geoff won Entrepreneur’s Champion of the year Silver award at The Great British Entrepreneur Awards.
Interview with Geoff Leask – Topics discussed:
What makes an entrepreneur take the plunge?
How can you conquer the fear of failure?
Challenges involved in running a charity?
What are the pitfalls startups should avoid?
Best advice for startups?
Recommended resource for Entrepreneurs: Entrepreneur.com
Startup following: MadeBrave
Contact Geoff: LinkedIn