How Australia's mining decline is increasing Indigenous startups to bridge the economic and job gap.

Self-determination and helping your community through Indigenous Entrepreneurship with business leader Nyunggai Warren Mundine.

Nyunggai Warren Mundine (credit: The Australian)

Nyunggai Warren Mundine (credit: The Australian)

Nyunggai Warren Mundine is a member of the Bundjalung First Nation of Australia and is a highly respected and influential businessman, political strategist and advocate for empowering the First Nations of Australia to build businesses and sustainable economies. His life and career have been shaped by a personal commitment to community and economic development.

    Glimpse into the episode:

    “The entrepreneur is a different area. The entrepreneur is a person who really shakes things up and makes a massive difference. In fact, if it wasn’t for the entrepreneur we wouldn’t be in the technology age that we’re in, and that’s across all sectors.” - Nyunggai Warren Mundine

    Nyunggai’s favourite book(s):

    • Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty - Professor Daron Acemoglu & James Robinson

    What you will learn from Nyunggai: 

    • Key success factors in business.
    • Building professional and political networks to grow your business.
    • The biggest challenge you need to face and overcome to become successful.