Podcast: 15 tips for entrepreneurs and business leaders

Do you know how to evaluate whether a business idea is good or not? Are you seeking guidance on how to attract venture capitalists, or if you should finance your business via crowdfunding? In the latest episode of Nordea’s Nordic business podcast, Get Savvy, we have gathered the best insights from all our guests. 

Get Savvy is Nordea’s business podcast, where we focus on one growth-related topic each week. This podcast is supported by Nordea Startup & Growth, Nordea Connect and Nordea Markets.

We want our listeners to get business savvy and street smart by learning from the masters. Experts in entrepreneurship, e-commerce, technology and social impact are invited to the podcast to share their stories and insights.

You can find Get Savvy on your preferred podcast app, such as SpotifyiTunes and Acast.

In Nordea’s business podcast, Get Savvy, we meet experts within e-commerce, tech and social impact to offer a platform for storytelling, learning and sharing expertise among Nordic business leaders and entrepreneurs.

In this podcast episode, we close the books after Get Savvy’s first season, in which you will hear our guests’ savviest recommendations and insights.


Get Savvy will be back in the fall with a fresh new season! Until then, suggest a topic or guest to getsavvy@nordea.com and don’t forget to subscribe!

This podcast is brought to you by Nordea Business Banking, Startup & Growth, Nordea Connect and Nordea Markets.

Listen to the full episodes here:

  1. How you identify a great business idea, with Saeid Esmaeilzadeh, Founder of Spartacus Capital and co-founder of Serendipity
  2. How to successfully launch your e-commerce in Asia, with Magnus Omstedt, E-commerce expert with focus on Asian, CEO and Founder of Tritanium Venture
  3. What you shouldn’t miss when starting a business abroad, with Jimmy Widén, Founder and CEO of 3SA Estate
  4. How to make your business grow, with Aleksandar Goga, Founder of ClickSys, and Caroline Lidman, Founder of PR-agency Number10
  5. How to attract venture capitalists, with Tommy Palm, CEO of Resolution Games
  6. How to fund growth via crowdfunding, with Jannik Lawaetz, CEO and Founder of Luggagehero
  7. How Norrsken’s venture capitalists evaluate your business, with Tove Larsson and Agate Freimane, Partners and Venture Capitalists at Norrsken VC
  8. How to grow your business network, with Michel Issa, Entrepreneur and author of the book, “Munken som blev multientreprenör
  9. Magic tricks to build a strong sales culture, with Erik Gatenholm, Founder of Cellink
  10.  Meaningful leadership skills under uncertainty, with Camilla Björkman, CEO at Breakit
  11. How to leverage business heritage while digitizing the customer experience, with Joakim Hartzell, CEO of Götrich1730 and James Sleater, CEO and co-founder of Cad and the Dandy
  12.  Disrupting an established industry? This is how you know you are on the right track, with Johan Svanberg, CEO of Record Union 
  13.  How to digitize your customer journey, with Sara Öhman, Digital marketing expert and lecture at Berghs School of Communication and Hyper Island
  14.  How to boost your online sales via SEO, with Markus Sandström, Internet marketing expert and Co-founder of Viseo and Mr Authority
  15.  Why influencer marketing is a vitamin injection to your online sales, with Joanna Swica, influencer, lecturer and personal trainer

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