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Podcast: twice ('talks with innovators, creatives & enterprisers' making positive dents on society) may 22, 2018

I was privileged to be featured on Episode 78: 'Helping People Get Started With Jennifer Young and Tony Henderson Newport at Pop Up Business School' (30 mins).

'For anyone who wants to learn the key skills for getting an idea off the ground, and all for no course costs.' This episode delves into the positive difference this condensed business masterclass is making on people’s lives. Diving into some of his and course facilitator Jen’s journeys to now, and wrapping up with in the moment feedback direct from the Kapiti course cohort.


'state of the artist' podcast appearance

Another humbling experience: being asked to be on the State of the Artist podcast to talk about millennial misconceptions, mindfulness and facing fear with Victor Huang of

On the podcast I also talk about some of the work and voluntary work I do supporting the Rotary Youth Leadership Awards programme (District 9940 RYLA), the PopUp Business School AotearoaInspiring StoriesFestival for the FutureSummer of TechBizDojo and Ovio Mindful solutions.


'uncomfortable is okay' podcast appearance

Chris Desmond from the Uncomfortable Is Okay podcast and I connected over talking about how much we love pushing ourselves out of our comfort zones… as it’s where the greatest growth happens! In this conversation we chat through;

  • Death, and its impact on how we live our lives

  • Mindfulness and Jen’s Eat, Pray, Love story

  • Youth Leadership

  • Overcoming challenges

  • Creating positive change and finding your own way


Articles or features in publications:

Featured article in Idealog’s issue no. 70 (the Creativity issue)

Featured article in Idealog’s issue no. 70 (the Creativity issue)

Featured article in Idealog issue no. 71 (the Transformation Issue)

Featured article in Idealog issue no. 71 (the Transformation Issue)


Intentional Generations promo video:

Filmed by the talented Andrew Suzuki of Beyond the Way

This video explains the direction I’ve headed in since February 2019. Please check out for more information :)


Learn more about one of the courses I deliver: Ovio Mindfulness One (a beginner mindfulness course). Also check out to learn more.