In 2015 I had the privilege of seeing Vinh Giang speak at an event in Adelaide; to describe him as an “inspirational speaker” is an understatement. He refers to himself as “a small individual from a refugee family, born and bred here in South Australia in the northern suburbs.” But he is also a magician, an entrepreneur, he runs a video production company and is now a highly sort after keynote speaker, in such high demand in the US that he is in the process of relocating to the US. I knew that Vinh was a must-interview for Be The Drop. 

Timing, they say, is everything, and as Vinh dives deeply into his new role as a father, time-constraints prevented him from being able to join me in person for this interview. However, lucky for us we live in a world that allows us to connect face-to-face, even if our faces are slightly pixelated on a laptop screen! So that’s exactly what we did; my first Be The Drop interview via Skype! Expertly spliced together for by our Chief Videographer, Chris. Technology eh?! 

In today’s episode of Be The Drop, Vinh talks about the critical importance of video, discusses the delicate balance between giving and selling to your community, and reveals his top tips for avoiding Tall Poppy Syndrome…