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Nick Elvery - How To Supercharge Your Performance

Very often the best way to learn how to perform at peak efficiency is to learn exactly how not to do that...then reverse it. That is exactly what our guest this week, Nick Elvery, has done. Nick is a peak performance coach whose journey includes a foray into deep addiction, getting clean and sober and then having the motivation to learn and apply EVERYTHING he could find to become a peak performer. Because of where he has come from, Nick is possibly an even bigger maven (or is that geek?)...


Ray Richards - To Be Successful, Do Something Different!

Change is difficult, but if you want any degree of success, you can't keep doing the same thing over and over again. At some point, you have to take a risk and do something different. That is the core message of our guest this week, Ray Richards. Ray is the CEO of the Brighton-based tech company Do Something Different and is very much a Maverick in his own right. DSD's mission is to help people create sustainable change in their lives by mixing up their routine and taking small steps or...


Wes Kao - Influencing and Persuading for Scrappy Changemakers

Whatever flavour of Maverick you are, whether change maker, leader or entrepreneur, sooner or later you are going to have to sell people on your ideas and bring them on a journey with you. And this is what marketeer Wes Kao is a master of. She understands that selling isn’t a dirty word, but rather about deep empathy, walking a mile in another person’s shoes and really helping the other person to feel seen and heard. She helps organisations launch products, leaders run change programmes...


Rich and Ross of Hidden: How To Disrupt An Industry

We believe that Mavericks can change the world and that the world needs more Mavericks...and that is exactly what this week's podcast guests are doing. Rich Bloom and Ross Taylor are first-degree Mavericks. Having worked in the recruitment industry for years and running their own very successful recruitment company, they felt the need to shake things up and disrupt their industry. Rich and Ross have literally just launched Hidden, their new recruitment venture, which aims to throw out bad...


Glenn Elliott - The Rebel Approach to Employee Engagement

You know how sometimes you meet someone who is so effortlessly inspiring, it is unreal. That was my experience with Glenn Elliott, the founder of Reward Gateway and author of “Build It: The Rebel Playbook for World Class Employee Engagement”. Glenn is a highly successful entrepreneur and former engineer whose approach to employee engagement is simple, down-to-earth and common sense. To him, engagement is not some fluffy HR issue but the single most important business improvement tool. As...


Chris Bailey - Hyperfocus: Manage Your Attention, Not Your Time!

Let’s face it, one of the biggest barriers to living life on your terms is a lack of time and having too many things to do. If we could just get ourselves a bit more organised or productive, things would be better, right? Well, productivity expert Chris Bailey believes that it is not about managing time, it is about managing your attention. Social media and split focus are ruining the quality of our lives AND what we can accomplish. In his new book, Hyperfocus, Chris looks at what...


Claude Silver & Bryan Falchuk - How to Reinvent Yourself

This week we have a very special podcast. On Wednesday I did a facebook live with two of our old podcast guests – Claude Silver, who is the Chief Heart Officer of VaynerMedia and Bryan Falchuk, the author of Do A Day. This was a chance for me to catch up with Claude and Bryan to find out what has happened since our interviews. More specifically though, we talk about how to reinvent yourself and start living life on your terms. This podcast is the audio of that facebook live and what...


Andy Molinsky - How to Bust Out Of Your Comfort Zone

"Life begins at the end of your comfort zone" - Neale Donald Walsch Let's face it, the single biggest barrier between you and the life of freedom and adventure you yearn for is inertia i.e. your comfort zone. Most of us would rather stay comfortable than taking risks and pushing ourselves to become the person we know are capable of becoming. Sooner or later, if you want to change, you have to bust out of your comfort zone. That is exactly what this week's podcast guest, Andy Molinsky,...


Brooke Siem - Take Back Control of Your Life

Our guest this week is the speaker, writer and chef, Brooke Siem. Brooke describes herself as “categorically homeless”, having created a life as a digital nomad entrepreneur. Brooke was a highly acclaimed chef and food writer in New York. However, she suffered huge depression and had been on anti-depressants since the age of 15, following the sudden death of her father. So, she made a massive change by booking a one-way ticket to Malaysia and getting off the meds. Two years and 17...


Daniel Aaron - The Art of Vibrant Living

Our guest this week is world-renowned yogi, entrepreneur and modern mystic, Daniel Aaron. Daniel travels the world teaching yoga teachers and in 2012 set up the highly acclaimed Radiantly Alive yoga studio in Bali. He has also taught at Esalen and Omega and studied with many of the modern yoga masters. Daniel firmly has both feet on the ground and has founded, run and sold several businesses. He works with business leaders using his signature mix of personal inquiry, breathwork and...


Susan Peppercorn - Ditch Your Inner Critic

On this week’s episode, I am speaking to positive psychology coach and author of the book, “Ditch Your Inner Critic At Work” - Susan Peppercorn. Like all of us, Susan battled her own inner demons. However, she has studied with some of the world’s leading authorities on positive psychology and has come up with many evidence-based practices to really kick that critic into touch. Susan has been featured in the New York Times, Fast Company, Harvard Business Review and US News amongst...


Kathryn Haydon - How To Supercharge Your Creativity

Kathryn Haydon has spent her life figuring out what creativity really is, helping to nurture it and being a passionate advocate for creative strengths. She believes the troubled kids at school - the class clown, the rebel, the misfit - are actually misunderstood and are actually what the world needs more and more, due to their ability to think differently. In this fascinating conversation, Kathryn suggests that as a society, we don't really know what creativity is. However, if we can...


Olivia D'Silva - Recognise Your True Value and Improve The Quality Of Your Life

On this week’s episode our guest is life coach, writer and deep thinker, Olivia D’Silva. Olivia went through had a life changing moment in 2006 which led her on a journey to discover what is truly valuable in life. Through different ups and downs, and moments of thinking “is this all there is?”, she has cultivated an approach to life that really is values based. This led her to train as a coach and write her book – the Whole Life Economy. As she says, “recognise your true value and...


Bryan Falchuk - How To Change Your Life One Day At A Time

Our guest this week is the author, TEDx speaker and C-level executive of a major finance company, Bryan Falchuk. In this interview, Bryan shares the importance of self-love, knowing your truest deepest motivation and then executing consistently every day...without letting yesterday's baggage or anxiety about the future get in the way. This has enabled Bryan to lose 100lbs, become a marathon runner, a best-selling author and writer for Inc Magazine, as well as a much sought-after...


Slade Roberson - How To Stay True To Yourself As A Maverick And Entrepreneur

Our guest this week is my very dear friend and a Maverick in the truest sense of the word, Slade Roberson. Slade launched his blog – Shift Your Spirits – in 2006. Since then he has built a huge following for his gritty, no-nonsense, highly practical take on spirituality that is exemplified by his tagline, “fewer hearts and flowers than other new age blather”. Slade is also a professional intuitive and mentor to budding intuitives, healers and coaches. He is also a passionate fiction...


Phil M Jones - How To Enrol People In Your Mission And Purpose

In the final episode of our “Unleashing Superpowers” season, we talk with Phil M Jones. Phil is an author, keynote speaker and international sales trainer. He has written 5 best-selling books including Exactly What to Say and Exactly How to Sell. Phil has trained over 2million people in 56 countries with the goal of demystifying sales and overcoming the many negative stereotypes around the subject . He has also grown his own property investment business generating over £240 million in...


Dorie Clark - Unleash the Entrepreneur In You!

In episode 6 of our "Unleashing Superpowers" season, we talk with Dorie Clark. Dorie is a marketing strategy consultant, author and speaker who specialises in "self-reinvention and helping others make changes in their lives". Dorie is an adjunct professor at the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University. She has interviewed hundreds of successful entrepreneurs and professionals and distilled what makes them successful in her three best selling books - "Reinventing You", "Stand Out" and...


Dr David Hamilton - Following Your Heart to Find Your Passion

In episode 5 of our "Unleashing Superpowers" season, we are talking with the inspirational Dr David Hamilton. David is a speaker and author in the realm of neuroscience, holistic healing, kindness and spirituality. David is an organic chemist and spent 4 years in the pharmaceutical industry before following his heart to write his first book. He has since written 10 best-selling books including "The Five Side Effects of Kindness" and "How Your Mind Can Heal Your Body". David's mission is...


Jenny Blake - How To Pivot Your Way To Your Dream Career

In episode 4 of our "Unleashing Superpowers" season, we are talking with the wonderful Jenny Blake, business and career strategist, international speaker and author of "Pivot: The Only Move That Matters Is Your Next One". Jenny's motto is "If change is the only constant, let's get better at it." She wants people to have careers and lives that they truly love but understands how difficult change can be. So Jenny has made it her work to find the practical strategies that help people to not...


Chris Chamberlin - Making Your Purpose Your Real Life Mission

In episode 3 of our 'Unleashing Superpowers' season, we are talking to Chris Chamberlin, General Manager of EFFECT Partners. Chris spent 20 years in marketing and communication agencies but has always been about climate change and environmental causes. However, in May 2017, he went through a huge life pivot when he left the agency world behind to become the Sustainability Manager for U2’s Joshua Tree 2017 world tour. In this interview, Chris tells his real-life story as a Maverick...