Building a Reputation for Business Success: Streams of Progress Podcast with Briar Prestidge
Streams of Progress is a podcast that engages in conversations with UAE's change makers, and has weekly interviews with entrepreneurs, founders and innovators.
On Steams of Progress, Mehrad interviews Briar Prestidge, founder of Briar Prestidge International, a high-profile PR and media production agency working with world leaders, she shares how to build a reputation for business success, online and offline.
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7:30 – Starting her side hustle
8:45 – On being fired from her last job and the lack of passion for that.
10:45 – Her MO for moving to cities she had never visited before.
13:15 – Starting her “Deal in High Heels” talk show
14:30 – Her strategy for Hashtags to grow her following
16:45 – Filming of an Amazon Prime series
18:45 – Looking to Oprah Winfrey & Ellen DeGeneres as role models for the talk show
19:45 – The power of repeat network events and building trust with others
20:30 – One of various series they produce
21:30 – Starting a sunglass and fashion label
23:30 – Writing a book, “Building a reputation for business success”
25:15 – The importance of controlling your online presence
26:15 – Identifying what kind of brand you want to build with your vision
28:15 – Documenting your life vs. ‘creating it’
32:15 – Challenging the status quo
34:45 – Her hobbies and routines
35:45 – Briar’s view on the great initiatives coming out of Dubai to be a leader in sustainability and technology innovation