The Modern Future Podcast
About This Show
The Modern Futures Podcast features experts from all fields around the world discussing how humanity is impacted by technology.
The host, Nikolas Badminton is a world-respected futurist speaker that provides keynote speeches about the future of work, the sharing economy, and how the world is evolving. Nikolas is based in Vancouver, BC, and speaks across Canada, USA, UK, Asia, and Europe.
Most Recent Episode
The Modern Futures Podcast - Ep008: IMPACT, The Belief Economy, and Spirituality with Keith Ippel
The Modern Futures Podcast - Ep008: IMPACT, The Belief Economy, and Spirituality in Business with Keith Ippel
In this episode Nikolas interviews Keith Ippel who co-founded Spring to focus on early stage entrepreneurs with high growth potential who want to make the world a better place.
Nikolas and Keith talk about what makes an IMPACT entrepreneur, the modern startup, along with ethics, spirituality, and community in modern business. He also shares what StartUp City IMPACT, via a partnership with the Vancouver Economic Commission, is trying to achieve from June 6 to 11, 2016.
In April 2016 Keith and his team launched Spring University (SpringU), a comprehensive set of entrepreneur, incubator, and funding programs for aspiring and early stage entrepreneurs. It's the only global entrepreneurship program based in Vancouver (and Canada) - our programs run in over 30 cities on 5 continents, with over 140 entrepreneurs launching 110+ businesses and creating 70 jobs in Vancouver alone.