The Gamers Change Lives Podcast

The Gamers Change Lives Podcast

Welcome to the Gamers Change Lives Podcast. Play Games. Create Jobs. Change Lives.
This is a show about how to build an esports business from literally anywhere in the world where each week we showcase the journey of esports entrepreneurs and others to learn how they solved a particular problem that everyone will ultimately face.

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Jan. 21, 2023

Divergent Thinking, Eliminating Judgement, and the Value of a Bad Idea

Our guest today on the podcast is Jeremy Utley, the Director of Executive Education at the Hasso Plattner Institute of Design at Stanford. The Stanford Our discussion included: Jeremy talks about ideas. Where they come from, and how to …

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Jan. 14, 2023

Going Global: Navigating Media Strategies and Attending International…

Our guest today on the podcast is Ronny Lusigi, the CEO of IndexG Esports in Nairobi, Kenya. Plus for the first time our podcast Executive Producer, Reginald Nsowah, is joining the conversation from Ghana. Our discussion included: Ronny’s talks about...

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Jan. 7, 2023

Pitching to Brands, the Power of Mentorship, plus Women in Esports

Today’s guest is Rebecca Longawa. Highly regarded as a maven in the esports industry, she a global speaker and founder of the esports consultancy firm, Happy Warrior. Our discussion included monetization in esports, mentorship and networking, plus wo...

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Dec. 23, 2022

Review and Gratitude for 2022

What a year we have had in 2022! Our first episode on February 15 started our journey talking about how esports can create jobs around the world. We have been fortunate to have had so many guests who generously gave …

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Dec. 17, 2022

How to Bring Esports to Brands

We have two guests today: Nick Smith and Romain Tixier – Co-founders of GosuRabbit a next gen marketing agency based in the UK. Nick is in the UK and Roman is in Lyon, France. Our discussion included: The story of …

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Dec. 10, 2022

Deep Dive Into Venture Capital Investing in Africa

Our guest is Mohamed Karar. He is a Venture Partner at Launch Africa, one of the most active early-stage venture capital firms in Africa. Once Mohamed, talking to us from Cape Town, South Africa, learned what a venture capital partner …

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Recent Blog Posts

Why Schools Need to Include Esports in Their Curricula

The traditional view held by educational institutions in the past was that games were a distraction to young people's education. However, the growth of t…

Why You Should Pay Attention to Esports in Africa

Competitive video gaming in Africa has significantly seen a rise in gamer subscriptions. Statistics from a study carried out in 2021 by Newzoo and Carry1…

Time With Jeremy Utley

On this episode, host Tom Leonard asks Jeremy about esports entrepreneurs and who they should be listening to, to help broaden their perspective in busin…