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John Vlismas

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Profile Interview - John Vlismas

The Aubrey Masango Show

For tonight's Profile Interview we are joined by much loved SA comedian, John Vlismas turned Disruptive Educator as a serial entrepreneur, faculty member at Henley, International Speaker and Activist, on the man behind the mic, as well as his latest project to lift the spirit of a country - by doing what only Vlismas does best: using comedy and science.  To book John Vlismas go to https://johnvlismas.comSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


30 Jul 2021

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#25 International Comedian and Creative Genius - John Vlismas

Alex MacPhail Podcast

John Vlismas is one of South Africa’s most prolific international comics. He recently retired as a professional comedian after a successful 25 year career. He now uses his creativity at Henley Business School in marketing designing course work and lecturing to innovative leaders.John won SA Stand Up comedian of the year in 2007 and was a finalist in the Canadian Laugh Off award in 2008. John has toured internationally throughout his career and is celebrated in many cities including:  London, Dubai, Montreal, Dublin, Melbourne, Edinburgh.He has also spent a lot of energy writing for Independent Newspapers syndicate, the Business Report and In London magazine.Get in touch with Alex  to improve the performance of your team: Email:  alex@alexmacphail.co.zaInstagram:  @alexmacphail99Twitter:  @AlexMacPhail1LinkedIn:  www.linkedin.com/in/flyingmogulWebsite:  www.alexmacphail.co.za


15 Feb 2021

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iOCO Inspire - John Vlismas - How to Pivot an Organisation by Expanding Your Mind

Inside Track with Colin Iles

S01E04 - Colin Iles talks to Johan Vlismas, Businessman & Social Commentator, about How to Pivot an Organisation by Expanding Your Mind


10 Feb 2021

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How Øutsiders venture into un-chartered territories | Carmen Murray (Founder of Boo-Yah! Modern Marketing Services) John Vlismas (Marketing Executive | Henley Business School)

The IN with the TWO Øutsiders

How Øutsiders venture into un-chartered territories — Carmen Murray and John Vlismas reflect on their Øutsiders' Journeys Carmen Murray (Founder of Boo-Yah! Modern Marketing Services) John Vlismas (Marketing Executive | Henley Business School) In this authentic episode, co-hosts, John Vlismas and Carmen Murray unite after 40 days of lockdown to share their Øutsiders journey as two formidable forces and visionary thinkers during one of the most novel times of the 21st century. They reflect on how Øutsiders started as a philosophy, community, a podcast, and then how they joined forces as TWO Øutsiders applying their philosophy to help businesses recover, rebound, and flourish. Carmen and John reflect on their personal bonding experience and the lessons they've learned during this time. They unpack the discomfort they had to face and how they had to become Houdini Masters to invent themselves out of the box of locks and chains. Enjoy the episode! Boo-Yah! Modern Marketing Services https://www.boo-yah.co.za/ John Vlismas https://johnvlismas.com/ Music : Outsiders | https://JohnBartman.com Join the Outsiders Movement http://bit.ly/2tV8l0P Engage with us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/outsidersZA/ Mail John and Carmen JohnAndCarmen@SolidGoldStudios.co.za When you're ready to #BeHeard, contact the podcast specialists at SolidGold.co.za


1 May 2020

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John Vlismas #14

Life With AJ Venter

Not only is John Vlismas funny as hell, but he is intelligent, driven, enthusiastic about live, family and business, but more importantly he wants to teach people what he has learned through his life and his mistakes. John Talks to me about atheism, drugs, and how he has stepped away from stand up comedy and re-invented himself in a totally different career. John Vlismas is a South African stand-up comedian and entertainment promoter, John won the 2007 South African Comedy Award for best stand-up comedian of the year and was a finalist in the 2008 Yuk Yuk's Great Canadian Laugh Off. In 2010, John was in the comedy film Outrageous with fellow South African comedians, Barry Hilton, Joey Rasdien, Loyiso Gola, Mark Banks, Riaad Moosa, and Krijay Govender - the only female in the cast. Facebook: John Vlismas Instagram: @fortyshort Twitter: fortyshort www.johnvlismas.com


4 Mar 2020

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Meet the Mind: John Vlismas


Comedian John Vlismas is well known for his outspoken and observational humour. He was awarded the Henley’s Creative and Music Industries MBA scholarship from Henley Business School for his contribution to the arts and creative industries.His ability to understand and comment on political, social and economic affairs has earned him a broad fan base and growing corporate client base, as well as invitations to perform in England, Germany, Canada, Ireland, Australia, Botswana, Namibia and Zimbabwe.Gareth Cliff speaks to him about how the MBA course has influenced the way he thinks about the nature of truth, the joys of lecturing and more.Brought to you by Henley Business School. Henley Business School


9 Dec 2019

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John Vlismas on post-elections South Africa

The Burning Platform

It's been a heavy and hot political week, so the best solution is some comedy! Hear what John Vlismas thinks about post-elections SA, Helen Zille's tweets, a Gigaba-free parliament and lots more. Nando's


23 May 2019

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35 - The Disruption of Comedy - With John Vlismas

The Think WTF Podcast

We had the opportunity to chat to John Vlismas at Leaderex and we were not turning that down. We were not to sure where the conversation would go but this was a really enjoyable chat. John is one of the hardest workers you would ever meet. His refreshingly honest perspective is a real antidote for all the bullshit that's flying around. 


2 Oct 2018

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Brain Dump | John Vlismas

Boo-Yah! with Carmen Murray

Boo-Yah! owner Carmen Murray with guest John Vlismas : Comedian, entrepreneur, and disruptive influence - Brain Dump.another Solid Gold podcast : SolidGoldStudios.co.za/booyah


27 Jul 2018

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RMB Solutionist Thinking - John Vlismas

RMB Solutionist Thinking with Bruce Whitfield

Born to hard-working entrepreneurs for parents, John Vlismas lived his young life mirroring his father’s image as a hustling outsider – after he was technically kicked out of Durban High School. For more on the RMB #SolutionistThinking series, visit:www.rmb.co.za/rmb-solutionist-thinking-podcast-seriesSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


2 Jul 2018