Season 2

July 18, 2021

Teaching Assistant - Jerome Marshall

In this episode I catch up with former student Jerome who is now a Teaching Assistant. We chat about the varied responsibilities of a TA , how young people best flourish, and of course the good days and the bad …

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July 1, 2021

Gender Balance Coach - Stephanie Bevan

In this episode I chat to former student Stephanie, who is now a Gender Balance Coach for the Institute of Physics! We talk about the importance of gender balance in every profession, unconscious bias, role models and of cour...

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Feb. 12, 2021

Accountant - Lydia Nartey

In this episode I chat to the always smiling Lydia who is now an Accountant and she hasn't got a boring bone in her body! We talk about her love of problem solving, how she went from counting pennies to …

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Jan. 5, 2021

Pet Care Company Owner - Jack D'Gama

In this episode I catch up with former student Jack who is a Pet Care Company Owner ! I chat to Jack about the responsibilities involved in caring for other people's pets , his views on dog breeding, and of …

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Nov. 24, 2020

Cake Maker and Decorator - Heidi Fowkes-Smith

Known as 'The Cake Lady' by her loyal customers, Heidi Fowkes-Smith chats to me about the business she started from scratch - Heidi's Cakes! We talk about cake decorating as an art form, her strangest cake request and of cour...

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Oct. 27, 2020

Personal Trainer - Louis Quaye

In this episode I catch up with former student Louis who is a Personal Trainer ! I chat to Louis about the connection between mental and physical health, how theatre studies helped in his ability to lead a class, and …

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Oct. 13, 2020

HR Director - Hannah Millsted-Bowdery

In this episode, I spoke with 'fight for your rights' former student Hannah, who now an HR director and consultant ! We talk about what HR actually means, how important it is for her that people feel happy in their …

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Sept. 28, 2020

World Powerlifting Champion - Julian McKerrow

It's not everyday you chat to a world champion! In this episode I catch up with former student Julian who is a world record breaking Powerlifter ! I chat to Julian about what it means to compete as a lifetime …

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Sept. 10, 2020

Graphic Designer - Sarah Langley

In this episode, I spoke with wonderful former student Sarah, who now the Global Design Manager at Wagamama! We talk about the perks of free Wagamamas and of course the best day, worst day and average day being a Graphic …

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