New Town Big Dreams

Dive In – Lessons Learnt Since Business School with Rael Bricker

July 07, 2021 Luke J. Menkes Kelowna BC Canada REALTOR® Real Estate Agent / Rael Bricker Season 3 Episode 206
New Town Big Dreams
Dive In – Lessons Learnt Since Business School with Rael Bricker
Show Notes

From being 6000ft underground in a mine, to starting an education business (that grew to have 4000 + students) to spending years working in venture capital, Rael Bricker has seen it all. He has listed companies on multiple international stock exchanges, and his financial services group has settled more than $3bn in loans over 19 years. He has a diverse work history combined with unique global research interviews with companies in more than 25 countries. Taking this knowledge and experience makes Rael perfect to advise people on growing and achieving excellence, as he has experienced the rollercoaster himself, and knows how to navigate the twists, turns and loops.

Rael holds two Masters degrees; an MBA and MSc (Engineering) and he is currently a Fellow of the MFAA (Mortgage and Finance Association of Australia), a Certified Speaking Professional  (CSP)  (Professional Speakers Australia) and a Member of AICD (Australian Institute of Company Directors). Additionally, he is the first inspirationalist in Australia with Integrus Global and a Mentor with both Mentored With Mark Bouris and

We talk about his Book : Dive In – Lessons Learnt since business School , which was published in May 2018, and was intended to be a guide for people to take his  experiences and be able to put the lessons into practice. As the blurb says:

“Business does not have to be complicated. Business can be simple. Take a breath, dive in, and adjust the course while you are moving. This book looks at 30+ years of work and business on two continents through startups to listed companies. It is a collection of business principles that underline the idea of sometimes just taking a leap of faith and Diving In is all you need to succeed”


  • Business Excellence and everything around good business
  • What is excellence? 
  • Why excellence?
  • Dive in - lessons learnt since business school 
  • From 6000ft down to Professional speaker - the journey 
  • The future of Work / Culture 
  • The ethical Crossroads 
  • Selling in full colour 
  • The Excellence Podcast

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