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Mark Wright - The Apprentice


Mark Wright is an entrepreneur and businessman who won the 2014 series of The Apprentice UK. Mark used the investment money he won from the show to start Climb Online, an agency that uses digital marketing to help small businesses grow.


00:00 | Trailer
01:16 Brian’s thoughts on the episode
07:31 Brian’s Introduction
08:14 The Apprentice TV programme
10:43 Confident of being a winner from the start
12:05 A 14 week poker game
36 What Lord Sugar looks for in a candidate
16:06 The product or the candidate
17:34 The worth of a mentor
19:27 What it is like to be mentored by Lord Sugar
21:16 Setting up a business as an Apprentice
27:42 Business tipping point
30:09 What makes Lord Sugar a good leader
32:06 Other The Apprentice candidates
37:05 A cold hearted, calculating, snake
38:22 How much longer with The Apprentice programme run
39:54 Digital Marketing, a fast moving business
42:16 Facebook, biggest disaster waiting to happen
44:27 Twitter
45:46 Periscope
47:44 Instagram
49:22 YouTube
50:56 360 degree virtual reality video YouTube
53:21 Mark’s business over next two years
53:59 Company culture creates the business
55:05 Biggest mistakes a new entrepreneurs make
57:29 Why should anyone listen to Mark about digital marketing
58:58 Decision to leave his native Australia
59:50 Finding the right mentor
1:01:03 What Mark brings to the role of a mentee
1:03:32 How much money is enough
1:04:14 Dating another Apprentice winner
1:06:00 Great entrepreneurs – made or born
1:06:45 Do the knock downs make you a better business person
1:08:12 The value of public speaking and making himself improve at doing it
1:12:56 Success secrets
1:13:39 Mark’s thoughts on Donald Trump
1:18:35 What Mark is grateful for
1:19:11 Mark’s advice to his 20 year old self
1:20:13 Best advice Mark ever received
1:22:54 Advice to the 20 year old who wants to become successful like him
Mark Wright Links:Mark Wright on TwitterClimb OnlineTopics discussed:The ApprenticeThe Apprentice Series 10GrouponCompany CheckBe Wiser InsuranceSurvivorSEODoS attackDragons’ DenShark TankFacebookTwitterPeriscopeGoogle+LinkedinGoogle GlassInstagramYouTube360 degree virtual reality video YouTubeZapposTED TalkRocky IIIThe Art of the DealHouse of CardsCNN February 13, 2016 political debatePeople mentioned in this episode:Lord SugarDonald TrumpMark BurnettDan PeñaGary VaynerchukMark ZuckerbergMark CubanBill GatesWarren BuffettLeah TottonEddie IzzardJeb Bushsumming up.


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