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I am honored to have as my guest Shona Lyon, an Auckland-based professional sculptor specialising in figurative and portrait bronze sculptures. Shona's sculptures are based on the ...

Jeff Page is the CEO of Kepa, the largest full-service adviser Dealer Group in the Financial Services industry in New Zealand. Jeff has been CEO of Kepa since it was formed by the ...

Sam Demma is an 18 year old passionate public speaker, avid reader and founder of the social enterprise, "PickWaste". He strives to spread a simple but powerful message, that small...

Jake Bailey is the ex-Christchurch Boys' High School senior monitor, whose end of year speech made worldwide headlines after going viral in November 2015. A week before he was due ...

Glenn Marvin runs 5 businesses as well as Ultra Marathons. While he works massive hours when he’s working, he also enjoys a great life of travel, planned downtime and relaxation....

For 15 years Justin Brown hosted a daily breakfast radio show for NZME in the highly competitive Auckland market.  He has published 31 books for adults and children. His latest bo...

Linda Guirey is one of the most respected and sought-after experts on ‘Mindset’ and changing the way we think. She is an inspiring and compelling international speaker and trai...

My guest Dr Frances Pitsilis is an accomplished doctor with a special focus on motivation, achievement, resilience and stress in life and work. Frances began her career in general ...

David Nour is the world’s foremost authority on Relationship Economics®, the quantifiable value of business relationships. As a pragmatic advisor who speaks to large groups arou...

Lynnaire Johnston is known as the Word Wizard. Her company, of the same name, works with the written word to help businesses stand out from the crowd. She is or has been at various...

Jennifer Murphy is a certified personal and executive coach ruthlessly focused on helping people live awesome lives.   She has launched five businesses, coached successful profe...

Bruce Kasanoff and Amy Blaschka are the co-authors of I Am: Escape Distractions, Unlock Your Imagination & Unleash Your Potential.Bruce Kasanoff is a ghostwriter who believes ...

Today I am interviewing Ryan Ashton, or Ryan the Lion as he is better known. No surprises then we’ll be talking about Personal Brand, his event ‘A Few Quiet Yarns’ and his ra...

Joining me today is Ruth Davy, the Executive Officer of the Gut Cancer Foundation of New Zealand. Ruth has more than 25 years’ experience in the not-for-profit sector. She is a T...

Matthew Mewse – AKA The Telephone Man, is a business-by-phone specialist. He works with companies across a wide range of industries and services, helping with their inbound and o...

Today I’m back with Nick Davies for part two. Whilst his background is in field and retail sales (as well as being called to the Bar in November 1999) and briefly working as a la...

In 2013 Misty started writing a blog about dating in Los Angeles after her fiancé was caught cheating on her and after several bad dates at the urging of friends. During the month...

Chief JUCYfier Tim Alpe, is the co founder and CEO of JUCY - one of Australasia’s leading and fastest growing independent tourism brands with branches located in NZ, Australia an...

Imagine if every time you gave a speech, made a sales pitch, or led a meeting, you could instantly motivate and inspire your audiences, readers, and potential clients and customers...

Neil Gaught is on a mission - to make business sustainable. He is an independent strategy advisor and has been fortunate enough to have worked all around the world for businesses o...

Thanks for your support this last year. Here are a few of my thoughts and learnings from 2017 as we break for Christmas and another New Year ahead! To your success! More from me he...

I am honoured to have as my guest Minnie Baragwanath, the founder and chief executive of the social change organisation Be.accessible, which is working to make New Zealand the most...

Joanna Penn is an Award-nominated, New York Times and USA Today bestselling thriller author, as well as writing non-fiction for other authors. She’s written 23 books and sold ove...

Ever wondered what makes things popular? Ever wondered why certain stories get shared, e-mails get forwarded, or videos go viral? Today’s guest Jonah Berger is a marketing profes...

Rawdon Christie is probably best known for beaming into our kitchens each morning as co-host of the Breakfast show which he did for 5 years with 4 co-hosts including Toni and Petra...

Craig Rispin is a Business Futurist and Innovation Expert. His expertise is in emerging business, people and technology trends – and how companies can profit from them. Craig has...

Diana Scott is the girl who back in November 2016 decided to make the following year a "year of yes".  She said "yes" to everything from hosting parties, taking a painting class,...

Naomi Ballantyne is the founder and MD of Partners Life and arguably the most experienced person in the New Zealand life insurance industry. It was more than 30 years ago that she ...

You might recognise Kevin from his adventures, rowing across the Atlantic and trekking to the South Pole. You might have seen his books on the shelves, or spotted him in his most...

The idea behind The Really Great Training Company is simple: to provide you and your people with no nonsense, practical training in key aspects of communication skills, delivered i...

Ever wondered how to get to the Dark web and what it's all about? What will you find there? And just what is the Deep web? Linda Coles talks to Griffin Timm, a Freshman at Syracuse...

James Blatch is the other half of Mark Dawson's Self Publishing Formula and I talk to him about starting a podcast. You can find out more about SPF here.

Life Care Consultants  are a specialist healthcare company offering nationwide services to industry and organisations throughout New Zealand since 1994. Find out how Janet Brother...

Karin Slaughter is one of the world's most popular and acclaimed storytellers. Published in 36 languages, with more than 35 million copies sold across the globe, her sixteen novels...

Masterchef winner 2010 Brett McGregor talks to Linda Coles about how his life changed after entering as a contestant on the show - and winning.   You can find out more about Brett...

Edgar-winning novelist Meg Gardiner writes thrillers. Fast-paced and full of twists, her books have been called “Hitchcockian” (USA Today) and “nailbiting and moving” (Guar...

Kevin Roberts talks to Linda Coles about adding love to your marketing, starting with the answer and a whole lot more in between, including having a beer with General Norman Schwar...

Tai Tran, a pleasure to chat to on using social media to grow his own brand. A Forbes 30 under 30 with so much more to do!   Sponsored by the book Social Media for Business by Lin...

Meet Glenn from Spike who talks about getting into marketing with email. For the last 13 years, they’ve been New Zealand’s premier email marketing lab. Sponsored by the book So...

Cory Murphy talks about how he overcame being a heroin addict and doing good with his blog. Read more here. This episode is sponsored by the book Social Media For Business.

Sue Ellson, expert in all things LinkedIn - talks about using LinkedIn. She has an abundance of tips and tricks to get the most out of it. Find Sue at http://sueellson.com/ Continu...

Funny man and Brain Based Boss Terry Williams talks about how he uses Facebook and Twitter for his own business. You can find more on Terry here http://www.terrywilliams.info/ (Con...

Katie Bennett-Stenton had an idea for promoting an upcoming conference and wow was it a success! The conference reached over two million people and increased APPEA‘s social media...

Continuing the short interlude from actually story telling, and sponsored by the book Social Media For Business, Tom O'Neil talks about how he uses the social platforms for his own...