Gregg helped grow and lead the England Touch Association over 10+ years and became the first professionally paid position in the sport in the Northern Hemisphere. His energy and hard work ethic have helped the sport grow hugely across the UK and Europe and alongside this he has been a highly competitive player and an…Read More
#22 – “On paper, Uber has a brilliant business model…” – Tom Hutley – Tom the Taxi Driver – a London Cabbie, a Youtuber, an author and now a Geoguesser Record holder
A very special guest coming in live from inside his electric taxi in London. We discuss the Knowledge, Uber and other factors affecting the world of London taxi drivers. Subscribe to his channel and like the vids: https://www.youtube.com/user/thutley A couple of my favorites: London Taxi Driver PLAYS Go Cabbies! GB: https://youtu.be/tnPuFtAAvd8 Taxi Driver SMASHES London…Read More
#21 – KC Wai – “Be yourself.. but be structured!” – The only man I ever kissed. Kind, intelligent, positive and unique.. A great friend to many
KC is another great friend of mine who I worked with in EF and he shares about his life and development over time. You can find KC here on linkedin and share some positivity!: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kc-wai-79535618a/ You can find the video version of the podcast here: https://youtu.be/endLBirCzBE Show notes: 00:00 – Nick intros show 01:42 –…Read More
#20 – Matts Stenback – Senior Vice President at EF Education First, a good friend and an yet another awesome human!
A conversation with a friend and another former manager and colleague. Matt’s honest and insightful post on Linkedin (see here: https://www.linkedin.com/posts/activity-6778080201160048640-60_c) prompted me to reach out and ask for a chat. We discuss how, as a manager and leader, he has navigated the challenging times of COVID whilst working for an international education company (with…Read More
#19 – “Don’t be afraid to dream really big!” – Sophie Power – The woman who was pictured breastfeeding her kid in the middle of an extreme (170km) mountain running race!… and so much more!
he didn’t need the surname to define her but it does! You may know her from a viral photo of her breastfeeding in the middle of a 106 mile (170km) mountain marathon race, but she is also a business founder, former finance director and an awesome human focused on making the world a better place….Read More
#18 “Instinct is born out of experience” – Richard Gerver – award-winning speaker, bestselling author and world-renowned thinker.
Very honoured to have Richard Gerver talking about his experience of taking a failing school and leading it to winning a Unesco education award. Show notes below. Check out Richard’s website here: https://www.richardgerver.com/ Follow him on: Twitter: https://twitter.com/richardgerver Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3fLODEj9_1-50hsClKznYQ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/richard.gerver Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/richard-gerver-2455913/ Insta: https://www.instagram.com/richardgerver/ And checkout his books: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Richard-Gerver/e/B002NBISEO?ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_3&qid=1616598885&sr=8-3 You can also check…Read More
#17 “Trust in your own special self” – Nina Bauregger – Marketing. Communications. Leadership. Strategist. Trainer. Coach.
One for the marketeers and sales people amongst you! Nina has founded the Austrian Leadership Academy and has spent her career so far specialising in marketing and communications. She has worked as an advisor to the government and companies and has worked in CX (Customer Experience), Crisis management and all other aspects of sales. You…Read More
#16 – “what can I achieve when nobody is watching me” – Cristina Teuscher – Olympic gold and bronze medalist, Coach, Yoga teacher, Business woman and mum
Very excited to present another former colleague and incredible woman, Cristina Teuscher and her little man Ali Guerrero! You can find the video version here: https://youtu.be/VMadCuK8HHo Please like, subscribe and comment wherever you are listening to this podcast or on the video! Thanks so much for listening Cristina swam on the United States National Team…Read More
#15 – The artist in the Board Room – Mafalda Tenente – Board member, strategic advisor and award winning artist
When she is not helping boards and global companies drive their innovation and strategic agendas to craft more beautiful experiences for their users, Mafalda paints the world in Japanese ink (sumi) and creates her own objects of beauty. Here are some of the things we talk about in this episode of the podcast:1. Knowing your…Read More
#14 (My former boss!) – “I always wanted to see what ‘the best’ looked like” – Sofia Wingren – Nick’s old boss!, Business leader, mentor, podcast host and mum!
Sofia was my manager for about 3 years during my time with EF. She is an amazing woman and shares her insights on role-models, competition, ambition and achieving in business. It was genuinely one of my favourite conversations so far… as well as having been my boss, Sofia is also someone I consider a great…Read More