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The podcast designed to help you live life better. Join us on our quest to learn from inspirational people who can bring us some of the answers to life’s many questions. We speak to entrepreneurs, creatives, athletes, academics, thought-leaders, and friends about their career paths, life stories, failures, and successes to prove the world is rife with opportunity, and that the things we often deem impossible may just be, possible. We help you navigate the messiness of life; a life in limbo.

The podcast designed to help you live life better. Join us on our quest to learn from inspirational people who can bring us some of the answers to life’s many questions. We speak to entrepreneurs, creatives, athletes, academics, thought-leaders, and friends about their career paths, life stories, failures, and successes to prove the world is rife with opportunity, and that the things we often deem impossible may just be, possible. We help you navigate the messiness of life; a life in limbo.

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United Kingdom

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The podcast designed to help you live life better. Join us on our quest to learn from inspirational people who can bring us some of the answers to life’s many questions. We speak to entrepreneurs, creatives, athletes, academics, thought-leaders, and friends about their career paths, life stories, failures, and successes to prove the world is rife with opportunity, and that the things we often deem impossible may just be, possible. We help you navigate the messiness of life; a life in limbo.

Language:

English

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Episodes

E42 | The Perks of a Nomadic Lifestyle and Food Sustainability, with Marie Brueser

2/23/2022
In this week’s episode, we’re joined by Marie Brueser, Entrepreneurship Leader at Thought for Food, a social organization that’s committed to helping pioneering start-ups all over the world achieve sustainable growth and ultimate success. Through their programs, they unlock their potential and deliver targeted, cutting-edge, science and technology-driven innovation to lead a sustainable food and agricultural revolution. Marie spoke to us about her role and gave us a glimpse of what it’s...

Duration:00:50:26

E41 | Empowering women to create purpose-driven content, with founder of Her Hustle, Emma-Louise Boynton

2/15/2022
This week we’re joined by the wonderful Emma-Louise Boynton, presenter, producer, and co-founder at Her Hustle, a mission-driven creative production agency working to elevate women’s voices and tell stories with impact. She shares the events that motivated her to start the company and we discuss some of the hurdles that women continue to face in the world of work, and generally, in life. From body-shaming to aging, to workplace culture and promotions, we go there. Please enjoy!

Duration:00:46:04

E40 | Developing an excellence mindset with NY power broker, McKenzie Ryan

2/8/2022
McKenzie Ryan was ranked #1 New York City Power Broker by Forbes, the youngest broker ever to receive this recognition. She is known as the go-to agent for selling properties that others are unable to sell and has recently joined the Douglas Elliman team. As a former Olympic Gymnast, her work ethic and positive energy is like nothing we’ve ever seen. We talk about her impressive athletic background, where she gets the confidence to fervently follow her passions, and how she manages the ups...

Duration:00:57:40

E39 | How to prevent burnout, with mental health expert Tania Diggory

2/1/2022
In this week’s episode, we were joined by the wonderful Tania Diggory. Tania is an entrepreneur, international Burnout Prevention speaker, and both the Founder and Director of Calmer, an award-winning training organization that empowers entrepreneurs, freelancers, and business teams to nurture good mental health and wellbeing. Having run three different businesses before the age of 30, Tania is passionate about raising awareness about the importance of balancing mental wellbeing with...

Duration:00:30:41

E38 | Ameer Shakeel on founding a $14m+ company that's revolutionizing the future of agriculture.

1/25/2022
Ameer Shakeel on founding a $14m+ company that's revolutionizing the future of agriculture. Ameer Shakeel was listed on the Forbes 30 Under 30s list for his work as the CTO and co-founder of AgroSpheres, an eco-friendly company that makes bio-based crop protection that replaces the dangerous pesticides that degrade the environment. We talk about why and how he started the company, the highs and the challenges that come with entrepreneurship, and goal setting. We also talk about his...

Duration:00:27:36

E37 | Entrepreneurship, Motherhood & Why Coding Knowledge is Vital with Elizabeth Tweedale

1/18/2022
Elizabeth Tweedale is the founder of Cypher Coders, the UK’s leading coding school for kids aged 6-12. We cover entrepreneurship, motherhood, and take a deep dive into her 20s to prove just how different everyone’s journey is. She shares some invaluable life lessons and advice for those of us in our 20s keen for a little guidance, and we discuss some of the hurdles faced by women in tech, what we can do to encourage young girls to consider careers in STEM, and she explains why our...

Duration:00:42:17

E36 | Holiday Plans, Fitness Goals, and Nez's Nightmare Before Christmas

12/23/2021
This week, we discuss Nez's covid-dodging nightmare before Christmas, our new fitness goals, impossible puzzles, and our holiday plans. The festive season is about spending time with family and friends, having fun, relaxing, and celebrating. So, over the next two weeks, we want to share some of our time with you, our listeners! Whatever you're doing over the festive season, we hope you enjoy! Love, Laura and Nerea

Duration:00:20:26

E35 | How to Build Your Client Base from Nothing, with Claire Stapley

12/14/2021
Freelance Writer Claire Stapley joins us again, for an episode all about how to build your client base – advice which is really helpful for anyone looking to build their own business, because building and growing a client base is always going to be a must! Claire became a freelance writer at the young age of just 15. She began to contribute to an online publication as a fashion journalist, before pursuing a BA Hons in Journalism at university. She then landed a marketing role and gained...

Duration:00:39:38

E34 | Sustainable Fashion, Entrepreneurship, and Greenwashing, with Sabinna Rachimova

12/7/2021
Sabinna Rachimova is the founder of the fair fashion brand SABINNA. She runs a female-led conscious lifestyle brand that offers both products and experiences in a studio retail space in East London, and a knitwear studio in Vienna. Sabinna has been featured in publications including Forbes, VOGUE, Huffington post, and, after graduating from Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, in London, she worked for the leading Parisian Fashion house Christian Dior and London brand Mary...

Duration:00:47:35

E33 | Meditation, Consciousness, Humanity, and Life, with Taylor Foreman

11/30/2021
Taylor writes about topics like creativity, writing, personal growth, and his articles are always verging on philosophical yet scattered with wit. Which, is why I love reading his stuff. In this episode, he tells me about his experience at a Meditation retreat. We talk about the healing power of out-of-body experiences, our modern detachment from mythology, and the power of storytelling. He also shares his career journey and we find common ground in our belief that working in traditionally...

Duration:01:07:39

E32 | Why Trust Is The Key To Stronger Teams, The Importance of Mentors, and Women in Leadership, with Theresa Anderson

11/16/2021
Theresa Anderson, Vice President of Marketing Communications, and Sales Operations at Bureau Veritas Group joins me to discuss her career journey and the many lessons she’s learned along the way, including what it is that gives her that very clear devotion to what she does, the things that inspire her to get up in the morning, and women in STEM. Her work-ethic is inspirational; she’s a rare form approachable and vibrant high achiever who somehow manages to find a workable healthy...

Duration:00:46:27

E31 | Launching a Business, Self-awareness, and All Things Entrepreneurship, with Travis Hawkes

11/9/2021
Travis joins us to share how he founded his own media company after the startup he worked for went bankrupt at the outset of covid. We talk about overcoming the struggle to achieve success, and how to find true freedom through entrepreneurship. Travis is also the co-founder of the “Struggle to Strength” podcast, in which he and his friend Josh teach themselves and their listeners how to turn struggles into strengths, follow their passion, and pursue greatness in everything mind, muscle, and...

Duration:01:00:45

E30 | Hormones, Health, and Fertility with Gabriela Rosa

11/2/2021
Gabriela Rosa is a world-renowned fertility specialist, author, and reproductive health educator. She explains why our hormonal health is vital for both our physical and mental health and wellbeing – whatever your sex, age, or life plans. Gabriela is the founder and director of the Rosa Institute and a Harvard University awarded scholar with two decades of clinical experience in helping couples overcome reproductive challenges. Her latest book Fertility Breakthrough: Overcoming infertility...

Duration:00:58:54

E29 | Workplace Culture and Why Resilience is a Red Herring, with Bruce Daisley

10/26/2021
Former VP EMEA at Twitter, now #1 bestselling author and workplace culture expert, Bruce Daisley joins us for a riveting episode, in which we discuss workplace culture and the theme of his new book: Resilience. In his book, “The Joy of Work”, he outlines 30 ways in which we can fix our work culture and fall in love with our jobs again – it was the UK’s bestselling business hardback in 2019, and he’s also the host of the unmissable business podcast – Eat, Sleep, Work, Repeat. From a young...

Duration:00:49:36

E28 | Jordan Schwarzenberger Proves University Isn’t Always The Best Option

10/19/2021
Hi everyone! In this episode I welcome the inspirational Jordan Schwarzenberger, who in less than a decade has achieved what many aspire to in a lifetime. He began his career at 17 and worked at huge names in the media industry, including Vice and LadBible, before co-founding a new digital management company called Arcade Media, that already works with some huge names, including The Sidemen. Jordan tells me about his impressive career journey, why he decided to drop-out of university, and...

Duration:01:07:55

E27 | Sophie Gray on Why She Founded DiveThru and the Importance of Mental Health

10/12/2021
IMPORTANT NOTICE: This episode discusses a range of mental health issues. So please choose another episode if this isn’t the best option for you today 😊 I’m joined by the wonderful Sophie Gray, founder of DiveThru, a mental wellness company that helps you DiveThru what you go thru. They work with mental health professionals to create resources that help you to take charge of your mental wellbeing. Her work has been featured in Cosmopolitan, People, Women’s Health, Refinery29, Marie Claire,...

Duration:00:57:33

E26 | Victoria D’Ambrozio on Leaving the Corporate Life to Become a Successful TikToker and Business Coach

10/5/2021
Victoria is a business and mindset coach, and public speaker dedicated to helping people get out of their own way and build their dream life. She quit her 6-figure job at Deloitte during the pandemic to become a TikToker and business coach and is on track to match her old salary! She tells us why and how she did it, and we have a refreshingly candid discussion about our careers.

Duration:00:51:59

Introducing...Season 2

10/1/2021
We are super excited to bring you Season 2!!! We’ll be joined by even more guests, all of which have an abundance of advice to give, inspiration to share, and life stories that will undoubtedly captivate anyone listening. Our mission is to help you live life better, so you can embrace the uncertainty of limbo without getting lost amongst the chaos. So, in this season we’ll cover anything from entrepreneurship, mental health, social issues, sexual health, the world of work, freelancing, and...

Duration:00:17:33

E25 | Monica Abbott on The Tokyo Olympics, Why Women's Sports are Important, and Playing Professional Softball

8/24/2021
Our guest this week is @Monica Abbott! Also known as “the million-dollar arm”, Monica is one of the best female pitchers of all time! She's a professional softball player, and the first woman in the history of US team sports to have ever signed a million-dollar contract! She’s played for the Women’s Pro Softball League, and the National Japan Softball League, she’s won two silver Olympic medals for Team USA, 17 different championship titles, and multiple Most Valuable Player awards. In...

Duration:00:31:10

E24 | Naomi Wilmshurst | How to Build Confidence Like a Professional Violinist

8/17/2021
Professional Violinist, Naomi Wilmshurst joins us to share her story. She talks to us about how she went from busking in the streets of Mexico to becoming a professional violinist and playing in prestigious venues like the Royal Albert Hall and the Philarmonie Berlin, and she gives us some helpful tips about building confidence! Naomi has worked with internationally acclaimed musicians such as Peter Stark, Nina Martin and Vasily Petrenko, as well as various producers including Live Sessions...

Duration:00:33:59