good journeys with second mountain
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The inspiring show with purpose at heart.
The award-winning 'Good Journeys with Second Mountain' will raise your spirits, challenge you and drive you forward. Hosted by Second Mountain Comms founder Ben Veal, each episode features very special guests from across the globe, all sharing their personal, moving and honest life journeys and lessons learned.
THE LATEST EPISODE:
CHRIS VAN VLIET
What does 'success' look like in life when you're an Emmy Award winning TV host? How does life change after becoming a parent for the first time? How can you follow your dreams and build a career for yourself doing what you love? Highly-accomplished broadcaster and entrepreneur Chris Van Vliet joins Ben Veal on the latest episode of the #GoodJourneysPod to talk fatherhood, success and finding your niche.
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What does it mean to be autistic in today's world? How can the neurodivergent community be better supported? Is our society not currently geared to meet the needs of people with autism?
Actually autistic writer, speaker and autism advocate Pete Wharmby joins the #GoodJourneysPod with Second Mountain's Ben Veal to share his inspiring story and hopes for a more inclusive future.
What does it mean to be a B Corp certified business? Why do today's leaders need to build the skills to become emotionally intelligent? How can life's darkest moments help to define a much brighter future?
Lyanna Tsakiris, CEO of Station Rd. Marketing, joins the #GoodJourneysPod and opens up honestly and passionately about her life's story so far.
SIR TERRY WAITE
For 1,763 days, Sir Terry Waite KCMG CBE was held in captivity in Beirut, the first four years of which were spent in solitary confinement.
On the 30th anniversary of his bestselling memoir Taken On Trust, Sir Terry Waite shares his learnings from his years of solitude, his personal journey of faith, reconciliation and forgiveness, and his humanitarian work with Emmaus UK and Hostage International. This #GoodJourneysPod episode is dedicated, with love, to Andrew Veal.
What does it feel like to climb to the very pinnacle of your profession? What lies behind the timeless appeal of professional wrestling? What obstacles must be overcome on the journey to becoming a world champion?
The #GoodJourneysPod features a deep-dive interview with Nick Aldis - wrestler, broadcaster, author and owner of Legacy Sports Nutrition.
How do we define happiness? What does it mean to be happy in the modern world? What can our emotions tell us about ourselves?
Is freelance life all that it's cracked up to be? What are the essential skills needed to survive and thrive as a freelancer? What does it mean to be "successful" as a solo operator?
Sarah Townsend, author of Survival Skills For Freelancers, joins the #GoodJourneysPod to share her experiences of self-employment and the pitfalls to avoid on the road to self-fulfilment.
What's the secret to writing a best-selling children's story? Can you choose to always look on the bright side of life? Why do illustrated children's books occupy such a special place in our hearts?
Best-selling children's author, illustrator and creative entrepreneur Rachel Bright joins the #GoodJourneysPod her incredible writing journey and optimistic outlook on life!
What does it mean to be a heart-centred leader? Is it possible to always strive to be better today than we were yesterday? What does it look like to lead with love in today's self-focused world?
Purpose-driven community builder Ryan Hartley from Always Better Than Yesterday joins the #GoodJourneysPod to talk leadership, faith, self-improvement and the power of connection.
Hooked on coffee? You're not alone. Yet you may be shocked by just how much caffeine can be found in your cuppa.
Helena Hills, CEO and co-founder of ethically-focused TrueStart Coffee, is on a mission to re-define caffeine in coffee with tasty brews that are better for people and the planet - and shares this purpose on the #GoodJourneysPod.