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Edufuturists #189 - 8billionideas with David Harkin

Edufuturists

David Harkin is CEO and Co-Founder of 8billionideas, a digital platform with courses, live sessions, and dedicated mentors to equip students with the entrepreneurial skills for tomorrow. He was 2022 Edufuturist of the Year.  #education #entrepreneurship #careers #innovation Follow us on Twitter https://www.twitter.com/edufuturists Check out all past episodes at https://www.edufuturists.comSubscribe on iTunes https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/edufuturists/id1347592880--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/edufuturistspodcast/message

52mins

23 Sep 2022

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How Educators Can Create Ripples With David Harkin

Teach Middle East Podcast

If you want to make a difference, make a change or make your mark on the world, then this podcast episode is the one for you.In this episode of the Teach Middle East Podcast, Leisa Grace speaks with David Harkin, CEO of 8BillionIdeas and Author of The Ripple Effect on how educators can create ripples.Bio: David is the Founder and CEO of 8billionideas which exists to give every student the skills and belief to change the world. They do this by teaching entrepreneurship, career education and future skills through their platform and via their services to students of all ages. In 2022, David was ranked 8th in the world by ISC Research as one of the top influencers globally positively disrupting the education sector and recently published his first book, 'The Ripple Effect: How surprisingly small changes in mindset can make big things happen' with endorsers from the world of education, business and journalism.Connect with David on LinkedinRenaissance sponsors the Teach Middle East Podcast.To learn more about how Renaissance can help your students with their literacy and numeracy development, click this link  https://intl.renaissance.com/Teach Middle East Magazine is the premier magazine for educators and the entire education sector in the Middle East and beyond. Our vision is to equip educators with the materials and tools they need, to function optimally in and out of the classroom. We provide a space for educators to connect and find inspiration, resources, and forums to enhance their teaching techniques, methodologies, and personal development. We connect education suppliers and service providers to the people who make the buying decisions in schools. Visit our website https://linktr.ee/teachmiddleeast.Tweet us: https://twitter.com/teachmiddleeastFollow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/teachmiddleeast/.Hosted by Leisa Grace WilsonConnect with Leisa Grace:Twitter: https://twitter.com/leisagraceLinkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/leisagrace/To learn more about how Renaissance can help your students with their literacy and numeracy development click this link https://intl.renaissance.com/.To learn more about how Renaissance can help your students with their literacy and numeracy development click this link https://intl.renaissance.com/. To learn more about how Renaissance can help your students with their literacy and numeracy development click this link https://intl.renaissance.com/.

49mins

27 Jun 2022

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Ep. 82 - David Harkin - 8billionideas

Inside Kingston™ Podcast

I’m joined today by David Harkin. David is the founder of 8 Billion Ideas, an organisation that exists to give every student the skills and belief to change the world by teaching them what they don’t get to learn in school. What’s unique about David is how his own life experience has made him so passionate about embracing a forward thinking approach to children’s education. And be sure to listen to the end, where David shares with us why he made the leap from a successful career in the corporate world to become an entrepreneur. So whether you’re interested in knowing more about the future of education, or would like to know more about what it takes to run a successful independent business, then I hope you enjoy this episode of the Inside Kingston™ Podcast. ~ LINKS & RESOURCES ~ 8billionideas - Website ~ YOUR HOST ~  Hi, I'm Amyr Rocha-Lima. I’m a partner at Holland Hahn & Wills, a financial planning and wealth management firm based here in Kingston. As an active member of our business community, I want to help other businesses get their story out there and see them succeed and flourish. ~ HELP US SPREAD THE WORD ~ If you know someone who should be a guest on our show, and has a great story worth sharing, please feel free to get in touch. I would also love it if you would give us a review and a 5-star rating. We work hard to bring on some great guests, and getting a review from you is one way to help the podcast rate well, so others can find and enjoy the show.

36mins

13 May 2021

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198: 8billionideas with David Harkin

Education On Fire - Sharing creative and inspiring learning in our schools

David is Founder and CEO of 8billionideas which exists to give every student the skills and belief to change the world. 8billionideas teaches children what they don’t learn in school by providing online live experiences and mentoring around the clock. 8billionideas helps children to lead a more fulfilling life and passion led career, and ultimately change the world. 8billionideas is one of twenty organisations that will be featured by St James' Palace in 2021 in their publication on 'Leadership and Innovation - For the next 300 years', because of their forward thinking approach to education.David is an entrepreneur, a proud 2x TEDx speaker and author who is passionate about making sure students have the skills that they really need in the future to be happy, successful and change the world.Prior to 8billionideas, David created 7billionideas which was an award winning education organisation recognised by the Times Educational Supplement and COBIS on a global scale. The education arm of worked with over 100,000 students in 500+ schools in the UK and across the world including Dubai, Hong Kong, Thailand, Indonesia, Australia and Europe. Because of these achievements, he was recently a finalist at the UK Business Awards in the category of 'Entrepreneur of the Year'.At the start of 2020, he co-founded a movement known as #UnlockingEducation having thought provoking discussions around the future of education and is pleased to announce his latest position as a FED (Foundation of Education Development) Council Member.Websitewww.8billionideas.comSocial Media InformationTwitter - @davidjharkinLinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/davidjharkinShow SponsorXientifica SOS, written by Daniel Phelps, is a unique children’s adventure for young people aged 8-12–adult. It’s ‘Where science meets adventure’. It’s not a science book, it is a children’s adventure novel which has science in it.’Xientifica SOS provides a perfect platform for discussions and encourages children to ask questions, so is not only ideal for lone-reading or as a class book, but perfect for home schooling too.Xientifica SOS can be bought on Amazon and is available on Kindle or in paperback Go to Amazon – or to find out more (and listen to extracts from the book) – go to Xientifica.com (with an X)…X I E N T I F I C AHomepage: https://xientifica.com/Twitter @xientificaShow SponsorThe National Association for Primary Education speaks for young children and all who live and work with them. Get a FREE e-copy of their professional journal at nape.org.uk/journal

34mins

19 Apr 2021

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Season 1, Episode 25 ~ David Harkin

Inspiring Schools Podcast

In this episode I discuss the need for entrepreneurship on the curriculum, future skills, the importance of adaptability, and #FutureSchool thinking.

27mins

13 Apr 2021

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The Teachers' Point of View - David Harkin

The Teachers' Point of View

David is the Founder and CEO of www.8billionideas.com which exists to give every student the skills and belief to change the world. 8billionideas teaches children what they don’t learn in school by providing online live experiences and mentoring around the clock.  Enjoy the episode! #theteacherspointofview #education #teachingincovid #covid #http #graduate #school #teachersmatter #teacherappreciation #edchat #edtech #learning #elearning

51mins

5 Mar 2021

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#NCE Live Podcast 16 - David Harkin - Innovation & Idea creation in schools

NCE Live

Inspiring conversation with David Harkin from 7BillionIdeas, Laura Knight & Matt Silver, exploring all things innovations, ideas generation and how to leverage these in your organisation and classroom. We touch on Generation Z and what the future holds for our young people.https://www2.deloitte.com/global/en/pages/about-deloitte/articles/global-report-home.htmlWatch David's TEDx Talk on 'Can a 4 year old change the world' - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o1j0Tn0ejJ8Matt Silver looks at The intrinsic motivation of our leaders from autonomy, relatedness and competence that will drive learning and underpins resilience. As leaders we can foster the social nutrients and environmental supports https://duwtje.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Self-Determination-Theory.pdfhttps://www.7billionideas.com/

1hr 7mins

28 May 2020

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10: Encouraging bottom up innovation and ideas sharing - David Harkin, CEO, 7billionideas

Hays Worldwide - Leadership Insights Podcast

10: Encouraging bottom up innovation and ideas sharing - David Harkin, CEO, 7billionideasIn this podcast, David Harkin, CEO of 7billionideas offers his expert insight into how leaders can encourage their employees to innovate and share their ideas in the workplace.You can read the full transcript here: https://social.hays.com/2019/05/14/podcast-encouraging-bottom-up-innovation-ideas-sharing/

26mins

22 May 2019

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21: How to get your ideas heard - David Harkin, CEO, 7billionideas

Hays Worldwide - Careers Advice Podcast

21: How to get your ideas heard - David Harkin, CEO, 7billionideasIn this podcast, David Harkin, CEO of 7billionideas, shares how employees can become better at ensuring their ideas are heard, and heard by the right people.You can read the full transcript here: https://social.hays.com/2019/04/29/podcast-get-ideas-heard/

26mins

1 May 2019

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David Harkin: What historic sites can tell us about climate change

Green Heritage Futures

We speak to David Harkin, Climate Change Scientist at Historic Environment Scotland about his work at Historic Environment Scotland. We explore how climate change is impacting heritage sites, what historic sites can tell us about historic adaptations to climate change, and how they can shape climate adaptation in the present and future. For more information on the podcast and our other work, visit our website at https://www.juliesbicycle.com/ or follow us @JuliesBicycle. You can find David on Twitter @DMHarkin. Find out more about Historic Environment Scotland at https://www.historicenvironment.scot/ or @HistEnvScot. This podcast is part of ROCK. Find out more at http://rockproject.eu/ or @ROCK_H2020. This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 730280. The content of this podcast reflects only the views of the speakers. The Agency is not responsible for any use that may be made of the information it contains. Thanks for listening! If you enjoyed the podcast, please share it with anyone you think might like it or find it useful.Support the show★ Support this podcast ★

13mins

6 Mar 2019