#115 How to do your best work with Aaron Dignan

#115 How to do your best work with Aaron Dignan

Let's be honest, the way we work is broken. Frederick Taylor and his concept of scientific management was invented over 100 years ago on a factory floor for a world that no longer exists. The good news is that we can change that reality. Tune in to this week’s episode of The Unconventionalists where Mark Leruste sits down with organisational whisperer Aaron Dignan, founder of The Ready and author of the brand new book "Brave New Work" to talk about why more autonomy, trust, and transparency, not bureaucracy, is the secret to doing our best work.

#114 Why being yourself is good for business with George Bettany

#114 Why being yourself is good for business with George Bettany

What if the secret to building and growing a business that people wanted to love and support was to actually just be yourself? Wouldn’t that be a crazy idea? Well, watch my powerful conversation with George Bettany, co-founder of Sanctus who believes that being yourself is good for business. He should know, their startup is on track to make 7-figures in 2019 without even having a sales team!

#110 Why businesses who do good do better with James Routledge

#110 Why businesses who do good do better with James Routledge

From rags to riches, how a University drop out launched a tech startup, raised $1 million and lived the dream. So could have gone the narrative of today's guest, if it weren't for the fact that James Routledge woke up one day having panic attacks and realised that the company he had built was a soulless shell. It was time to hit the reset button. This is the incredible true story of how a 20something year old took on the challenge to change the perception of mental health and put the first mental health gym on the high street by founding Sanctus.

#105 How to overcome self-doubt (so you can finally put yourself out there!)

#105 How to overcome self-doubt (so you can finally put yourself out there!)

For a story to be compelling there needs to be a tension between the possibility of the Hero to win the day, with the possibility of them also loosing it all. It’s what makes it interesting for us to keep watching. Why does this matter? Well, if you've been experiencing a level of self-doubt lately when it comes down to launching your projects, or putting yourself out there, then you’re going to love this week’s episode.

#104 What everyone needs to know about relationships with James Sexton

#104 What everyone needs to know about relationships with James Sexton

Like with most things in life, when it comes down to relationships, the hard thing to do and the right thing to do are almost always the same thing. These are some of the wise words taken from this week’s interview with a very special guest, James J. Sexton, a hard-hitting divorce lawyer with over 17 years of experience. By helping over 1,200 woman and men navigate the tricky waters of divorce, James shares his insights and wisdom from the frontline of the courtroom to keep you out of his office and help you improve on your own relationship.