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Latest Episodes

Episode 90 – Ina Coveney – Getting kicked off your path
September 13, 2018

At the age of 9 Ina Coveney was inventing things and by the time she was 10, she knew that she wanted to be an Electrical Engineer. Her career and life path were clearly defined. Ina grew up in a family of over-achievers.

Episode 91 – Jessica Mendoza – This is where I belong
September 13, 2018

If you listen carefully to Jessica Mendoza’s accent you will gain insight into where she grew up, but ask her where she belongs and you won’t get the straightforward answer you might be looking for. Born in Venezuela,

Episode 89 – Sveti Williams – How to fix your sleep
September 05, 2018

Sveti Williams is a Sleepologist who helps people fix their sleep. In her early 20’s she was diagnosed with an autoimmune disease that set her on a path to discover how she could be and feel healthier. She fixed her diet and began exercising,

Episode 88 – Becky McKeown – The resilience of a single parent
September 05, 2018

At the age of 16, Becky McKeown met her first love. Before long she discovered she was pregnant. The relationship ended with her baby’s father and Becky was left to raise her baby boy as a single parent. Although she was living on welfare she still fou...

Episode 87 – Chris Wildeboer – Surviving on the basics of life
September 05, 2018

At the age of 17 Chris Wildeboer was handed $40 and asked to leave her home by her mother. She found herself in the big wide world all alone and even though she was relieved to leave the family home given the stress she was living under,

Episode 86: Is your home affecting your health – Nicole Bijlsma
August 22, 2018

Nicole Bijlsma is a Building Biologist which means that she finds the connection between built environments, like our homes, and health problems. Her fascination with this area and subsequent expertise, came about when she experienced 10 traumatic misc...

Episode 85: Christine Langdon – Doing Good
August 01, 2018

When Christine Langdon was a child she decided she either wanted to be a journalist or a social worker. She chose journalism and enjoyed a fulfilling career. That was until she realised that even though she had the best job she could have,

Episode 84 – Stacey Copas – How to be Resilient
August 01, 2018

At the age of 12 years, Stacey Copas’s life changed forever. She dived into a swimming pool, hit the bottom and was unable to resurface. Holding her breath for as long as she could she eventually blacked out.

Episode 83: Jenny Rudd – For the love of UNO
July 20, 2018

Jenny Rudd is the charismatic editor and part-owner of UNO Magazine. She has the type of energy you want to bottle up and take a swig of when life gets boring. In this interview, Jenny talks about her career as a Sports Spread Betting Trader in London ...

Episode 82: Jay Crisp Crow – Be the Star of Your Own Show
July 20, 2018

Even before I interviewed award-winning copywriter Jay Crisp Crow I was enamoured and intrigued by the sound of her. Who was this sassy, smart woman who could turn wordsmithing into an art form that pulled you in and had you asking for more?