Understand what Blockchain is - the technology behind Bitcoin and why the technology is called "The Trust Protocol". In this workshop you will learn to understand why crypto currencies like Bitcoin are so important at this point in our lives and what you need to do to shift your business to adapt to the potential of job losses.
Course Lecturer: James van der Hoven - Chief Disruptor
Passionate about creating the world we want to live in, James has worked in the digital space his entire career. His ultimate goal is to lead people into a world where they have more time to do the things they are most passionate about in order for them to reach their highest potential. The Fourth Industrial Revolution and Crypto currencies like Bitcoin will allow this to happen.
One: Introduction to Leaderless and team
The Leaderless team are handpicked to help navigate the incredibly big changes we face as we move into the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
Two: A brief history of Bitcoin
Understand when Bitcoin was created and why it is so important at this particular time in our human existance.
Three: What are Cryptocurrencies
What is Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum and the more than 1000 crypto currencies in circulation and how are they different from one another.
Four: A brief overview of Bitcoin mining - how Bitcoin is created
Understand how Bitcoin is created and the infrastructure needed to get a mining operation started.
Five: The importance of Bitcoin
Stop thinking about Bitcoin as a currency and start thinking about Bitcoin as Trust. In an age where Trust seems like something we once used to think of, think of Bitcoin as a return to our values and principles.
Six: Disruption & Blockchain
Blockchain, the technology behind Bitcoin, has opened a world of new possibilities in a world who yearns for purpose. Understand how the millennials are seeing and changing the world and how you need to adapt to your business to survive.
One: Setting up a Bitcoin wallet
In this segment, we will set up a Bitcoin wallet with two wallet providers to get you started using Bitcoin.
Two: Transacting with Bitcoin
With your Bitcoin wallet created, it is time to start moving Bitcoin to each other.
Three: Why Bitcoin fluctuates
Understand how the markets affect the price of Bitcoin and what we can expect in the future from Bitcoin.
Four: Accepting Bitcoin in your business
How do you set up Bitcoin into your business and what are the current laws around Bitcoin transactions?
Five: Educating your customers about Bitcoin
Taking the steps to educate your customers or clients about Bitcoin. What they can expect and how to offer additional services around Bitcoin/Blockchain.
Six: Converting Bitcoin back to your own currency
As we transition to the digital currencies of the future, how do you convert Bitcoin back to existing fiat currencies until they are no longer used?
One: Industry disruption
Understand how Bitcoin and Blockchain will affect your your industry and what you need to do to adapt.
Two: International money transfer
Without the need of the bank, how does this affect your business and what do you need to do to ensure you meet regulations?
Three: The legal side of Bitcoin
How will Bitcoin be regulated? What are your responsibilities and what will the future of TAX look like?"
Four: The future of Bitcoin
What will the future of crypto currencies like Bitcoin be and what are the opportunities that we need to find as we move into the Fourth Industrial Revolution?
James has spoken many times at our Cape Business Connect and his knowledge of Bitcoin and Blockchain was easy to understand leaving our network wanting to know more...
~ Sylvia Malinovski - Cape Business Connect
Our year started off with what seemed like something out of Star Trek when James spoke at Avontuur about joblessness in the Fourth Industrial Revolution and how Blockchain Technology and Bitcoin will play an important role in the world we're heading into.
~ Zunia Boucher-Myers - Avontuur Business Network
James spoke about Leaderless at Business Matters in 2016 and I believe that his long-term goals of educating people to prepare them for the Fourth Industrial Revolution where digital technologies like Bitcoin will disrupt many markets is invaluable for anyone to learn from.
~ Roy McEvoy - Business Matters Cape Town
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