Posts tagged 20s
Rohit Bhargava - Startup Playbook

Meet Rohit, in short, he helps launch, grow and fund startups.

Previously he was the Co-founder and CEO of "Crowd funding for fashion" platform StageLabel that helped launch over 150 fashion brands globally.

He now hosts the Startup Playbook Podcast, where he interviews successful founders, investors and subject matter experts on how they got started, the strategies they used to succeed and their advice to current and future entrepreneurs.

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Fab Mackojc - Unconventional Truth

While doing a corporate internship during university Fab happened to read a book called The 4-Hour Workweek which completely changed his perspective on the world and made him realise that a life working 9-5 was by no means mandatory for future success and happiness. He chose to turn down the grad job offered to him and not do any more tertiary education after graduating, a move which surprised a lot of his friends and family.

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Miloš Marinković - Healthy Change

Miloš Marinković is a founder of Yor Health in Australia, an organisation devoted to helping people optimise their life through diet, and in particular, focused on gut health. The interesting thing about Milos's story is he was destined for a career in finance and engineering.

Milos talks about a pivotal moment where family illness saw him move his focus from a career and study focus of engineering and finance, and move to health and well being, a large shift from what he had learn't and known during his time as a student.

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Ryan Hassan - Centres of Wellness

Ryan Hassan is the Co-Founder of The Melbourne  Centre of Healing, an organisation  offering comprehensive programs which help clients get past their addictions and mental health issues. Their approach is a new take on what is offered as standard practice by the state system, with Ryan himself recovering from an ice addiction using the principles offered.

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Amy Haywood - Teaching for tomorrow

Amy Haywood is an English teacher and educator of grades 11 and 12, and the interesting thing is that Amy never thought of teaching as occupation up until she was at university. She found teaching via Teach for Australia, an organisation that exposes leaders and teaches to the power of making change through education.

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Ash Bloom - Balancing the Mix

Ash Bloom has worn many hats as a jack of soft skills. He's been a coach, a copywriter and festival promoter to name a few. He has chosen a non-traditional work life, which is one reason that this interview contains lateral conversational lines.

Ash provides perspective on his meta-reasoning around core decisions made in each career chapter, with an overall theme of trying to maximise learning and authentic expression at all junctures.

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Dave Atkins - Founding with Strength

Dave Atkins is an accountant by day, and runs STRNGTH.clubon nights and weekends. This may seem like a simple combination of work and passion, however, he came to this mix by first pursuing a career in medicine.

Dave has been searching for the right mix of passion, purpose and income, a story we can all relate to. He covers some really important themes that everyone can find aspiration from.

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Oli Du Rieu - Founding La Mule

Oli is someone who has found his passion and has a very strong dream to create an alternative to traditional methods of transport through the carpooling platform La Mule.

"The goal for La Mule is to become Australia's first network of transport linking every capital city and every major town on every day of the year through the sharing of everyday Australians personal transport, because life is better shared!"

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Chris Hoang - Enjoying the Fruits of Failing

Episode eight is all about Chris Hoang, a young entrepreneur working on his startup www.theperfectdate.com.au, in addition to working at his 9-5 job all at the same time.

Chris has been through a number of accelerator programs taking away some very important learning’s along the way, which he was kind enough to share. He has a great outlook on life, and is not afraid to fail and fail quickly to learn and grow.

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