Thinking Global Scale

with Mark Philpott Episode 31

Mark Philpott left a global corporate career at DHL to work in social enterprise & philanthropy. Along the way, he’s been a pro tennis player, a triathlete, created film & relocated to a boat. He chats on the value of cross-pollinating skills between worlds of work & life, thinking big & continually adding to his skillset.

More from Mark in this episode:

  • How he came to start his podcast, the Global Travel Channel & what it’s about
  • A project to sail the Great Loop, an approximately 6000 mile continuous waterway through the US and Canada
  • Minimalist living on a boat
  • Reinventing, applying & learning new skills forĀ  different worlds
  • Why you don’t need to reinvent the wheel; you need to talk to someone who’s already done it & knows the best ways
  • Why success doesn’t always look the way you think
  • Why he thinks & develops projects with global scale & markets in mind


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