Mathew Georghiou

Mathew Georghiou

Mathew Georghiou

Hey, I'm Mathew and I make things as a CEO, entrepreneur, engineer, inventor, designer, and writer. My work has reached millions of people around the world. Check out my creations below.

  • Connect with me on LinkedIn where I share my experience as an inventor and entrepreneur

  • Join my online communities for Educators or for Personal Learning

  • I've answered over 1,500 questions as a Top Writer on Quora

  • Contact me using one of the methods above or through MediaSpark

Start or Level Up Your Career In Business


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1-Hour Entrepreneur, Free Guides, and More In Our Online Community
An amazing bundle of free resources and an online community to help you start or level up your career in business or start your own business
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Digital Marketing Superhero Course

Digital Marketing Superhero Course
— Learn the fundamentals of digital marketing and sales funnels in this super-fast and effective online course. Simulation and video-based training that you can complete in a few hours at any time. Learn more

Video and Game-Based Courses

Video and Game-Based Courses in accounting, business, personal finance and more, including businessXP — the first and only fully game-based alternative to business school. Learn more

FFmpeg Tutorial & Course

FFmpeg Tutorial & Course
Learn how to batch modify thousands of videos quickly and easily with FFmpeg. Save hundreds of hours and thousands of dollars! Learn more

Teaching Superhero ::
Simulation & Game-Based Learning


Newsletter & Community for Educators & Trainers
Expert ideas on how instructors and students can transform learning with educational games and simulations — View past issues on LinkedIn — or subscribe here to receive new issues by email. Join our private group for educators and trainers to share ideas, resources, and discussions on experiential learning, games, and simulations.

Teaching Superhero :: Simulation & Game-Based Learning
Teaching Superhero :: Simulation & Game-Based Learning

My Inventions


GoVenture

For Educators

Discover a better way to teach and learn with GoVenture — one of the original and most widely used series of educational games and simulations in the world.
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Video and Game-Based Courses

For Students

Video and game-based courses in accounting, business, personal finance and more, including businessXP — the first and only fully game-based alternative to business school.
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Tabletop Games

Tabletop Games

Board games and card games for all ages.
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Local News

Local News

Community websites that unlock social capital.
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Signage & Art

Signage & Art

We transform your logo, message, or design into a premium metal sign or work of art.
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Toys
Toys

Toys

The ultimate track building system for Hot Wheels.
TrackJack

Entrepreneurship Education & Training

My team and I have created the most innovative and comprehensive collection of entrepreneurship resources in the world. We reimagined how entrepreneurship education and business and employment skills can be delivered, measured, assessed, and credentialed.Visit EntreOasis.com

Patents, Trademarks, Copyrights

  • Patent -- SHARING MOBILE DEVICE CONTENT IN A MANY-TO-ONE MANNERSHARING MOBILE DEVICE CONTENT IN A MANY-TO-ONE MANNER. US 9,237,410 · Issued Jul 31, 2014

  • Registered trademarks include MediaSpark, GoVenture, businessXP, lokol, KnowledgeWeaver, TrackJack, and more.

  • Hold copyrights to books, games, software, and more.

My Books


Business Superhero

Business Superhero

A powerfully clear and concise guide to the basics of business and entrepreneurship

Digital Marketing Superhero

Digital Marketing Superhero

A powerfully clear and concise guide to the basics of digital marketing

Budding Entrepreneur

Budding Entrepreneur

A storybook to help children discover entrepreneurship (free PDF)
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Articles & Videos


Videos and written articles on business, career, educational games and simulations, and more.

Comparison of Web App, Virtual Reality (VR), and Augmented & Mixed Reality (AR) for Creating Learning Experiences

Comparison of Web App, Virtual Reality (VR), and Augmented & Mixed Reality (AR) for Creating Learning Experiences
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Simulation & Game-Based Learning Newsletter

Simulation & Game-Based Learning Newsletter
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Quora

Quora — I've answered over 1,500 questions as a Top Writer
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Interviews


Authority Magazine

Makers of The Metaverse: The Future Of The VR, AR & Mixed Reality Industries
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Education Revolution: Innovative Approaches That Are Transforming Education
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The 5 Things They Forgot to Mention In College
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Authority Magazine

NoDegree | Podcast

NoDegree is an online career resource solution for people without college degrees seeking great jobs. Episode 169 we discuss businessXP — a fun and affordable alternative to business school
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NoDegree | Podcast

Professor Game | Podcast

Rob Alvarez Bucholska chats with gamification gurus, experts and practitioners about education.
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Trench Leadership | Podcast

Big Leadership Starts with Baby Steps featuring Mathew Georghiou. A Podcast From the Front hosted by Simon Kardynal, CD, MA.
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CFO Bookshelf | Podcast

What is the Online Game Millions are Playing to Learn Business? If learning business through a realistic business simulation, you’ll want to find out why GoVenture games trump MBA case studies.
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The EntreProfessor | Video Podcast

Host John Wilson is an entrepreneur and a professor of entrepreneurship whose mission is to help 'accidental entrepreneurs' launch, grow, and thrive. In this episode, we discuss gaining entrepreneurship skills by playing simulation games.
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TrueLife | Video Podcast

In this episode, we have a wide-ranging discussion on learning, education, and life.
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Level Up Your Wealth | Podcast

A podcast that teaches financial literacy from a gamer's perspective. In this episode, we play the GoVenture Entrepreneur business simulation.
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Education On Fire | Podcast

A podcast to inspire you as a teacher, parent, or mentor. Discover the best child-centred learning experiences from around the world.
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Mental Money | Podcast

Helping listeners win in their personal finances. Episode focus — Gaining personal financial literacy skills using the GoVenture Life & Money simulation game.
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My Career Path | Mathew Georghiou

Inventions & Designs


Game-Based Learning
Software Games
Software Simulations
MMORPG
Board Games
Card Games
Blended Games
Business Apps
Mobile Apps & Games
Toys
Books
Metal Art

Georghiou.com

FFmpeg Course

FFmpeg Course

Batch modify thousands of videos quickly and easily. Save hundreds of hours and thousands of dollars!

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FFmpeg Course

We've made FFmpeg really easy to understand by providing scripts and step-by-step videos that you can follow to begin processing videos immediately!

These are FFmpeg scripts that you can copy and paste. Each script is explained in detail in our FFmpeg course

FFmpeg Get File Information From a Video
ffmpeg -i videoIn.mp4
FFmpeg Convert Video to Another Format
ffmpeg -i videoIn.mp4 -c videoOut.ts
ffmpeg -i videoIn.mp4 -c copy videoOut.ts
FFmpeg mkv to mp4
ffmpeg -i videoIn.mkv -c videoOut.mp4
FFmpeg Crop Video
ffmpeg -i videoIn.mp4 -vf crop=w:h:x:y videoOut.mp4
ffmpeg -i videoIn.mp4 -vf crop=800:600:560:240 videoOut.mp4
FFmpeg Scale Video
ffmpeg -i videoIn.mp4 -vf scale=320:240 videoOut.mp4
ffmpeg -i videoIn.mp4 -vf scale=-1:240 videoOut.mp4
ffmpeg -i imageIn.jpg -vf scale=320:240 imageOut.png
FFmpeg Change CODECs for better Compression
ffmpeg -i myVideo.mov -c:v h264 -c:a aac videoOut.mp4
FFmpeg Change Bitrate
ffmpeg -i videoIn.mov -c:a copy -c:v h264 -b:v 5M videoOut.mp4
FFmpeg Change Frame Rate
ffmpeg -i myVideo.mov -r 12 videoOut.mov
FFmpeg Transpose Video
ffmpeg -i videoIn.mp4 -vf transpose=1 videoOut.mp4
FFmpeg Trim Video Without Re-Encoding
ffmpeg -ss 00:00:03 -i videoIn.mp4 -to 00:00:07 -c copy videoOut.mp4
FFmpeg Add Subtitles
ffmpeg -i videoIn.mp4 -i subtitle.srt -sub_charenc CP1252 -c:v copy -c:a copy -c:s mov_text videoOut.mp4
ffmpeg -i videoIn.mp4 -i subtitle_eng.srt -i subtitle_fre.srt -map 0:v -map 0:a -map 1 -map 2 -c:v copy -c:a copy -c:s mov_text -metadata:s:s:0 language=eng -metadata:s:s:1 language=fre videoOut.mp4FFmpeg Add Image Overlay or Watermark
ffmpeg -i videoIn.mp4 -i myOverlay.png -filter_complex "[0:v][1:v]overlay=0:25:enable='between(t,2,7)'" -pix_fmt yuv420p -c:a copy videoOut.mp4
FFmpeg Concatenate Videos
ffmpeg -i 1.mp4 -c copy 1.ts
ffmpeg -i 2.mp4 -c copy 2.ts
ffmpeg -i "concat:1.ts|2.ts" -c copy videoOut.mp4
ffmpeg -i 1.mp4 -c copy -bsf:v h264_mp4toannexb -f mpegts 1.ts
ffmpeg -i 2.mp4 -c copy -bsf:v h264_mp4toannexb -f mpegts 2.ts
ffmpeg -i "concat:1.ts|2.ts" -c copy -bsf:a aac_adtstoasc videoOut.mp4
FFmpeg Add Border
ffmpeg -i videoIn.mp4 -filter_complex "[0]pad = w=0+iw: h=1556+ih : x=0 : y=778 : color=#FF0000" videoOut.mp4
FFmpeg Convert Portrait to Landscape
ffmpeg -i videoIn.mov -vf "split[original][copy];[copy]scale=ih*16/9:-1,crop=h=iw*9/16,gblur=sigma=20[blurred];[blurred][original]overlay=(main_w-overlay_w)/2:(main_h-overlay_h)/2" -c:a copy videoOut.mp4
FFmpeg Batch Processing
Get-ChildItem -Filter *.mp4 | ForEach -Process {ffmpeg -i $_ -c copy ($_.BaseName + '.ts')}
Get-ChildItem -Filter *.mp4 | ForEach -Process
{ ffmpeg -i $_ -vf crop=800:800:400:0 ($_.BaseName + '_NEW.mp4') }
Get-ChildItem -Filter *.ts | ForEach -Process {ffmpeg -i "concat:D:\videos\Intro.ts|$_|D:\videos\Outro.ts" -c copy ($_.BaseName + '_NEW.ts')}FFmpeg Hints
ffmpeg -codecs
ffmpeg -h muxer=matroska
ffmpeg -h muxer=mp4

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We've made FFmpeg really easy to understand with scripts and step-by-step videos that you can follow to begin processing videos immediately!

FFmpeg Course

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