Business

Impact through empowerment and action

Reanne Olivier’s journey described on episode 119 from a psychology major at Stellenbosch University to the co-founder of Africa Matters Initiative demonstrates the impact that empowerment and action can have on individuals and communities. Her willingness to follow the path that led her to South Africa and to embrace the opportunities that came her way…

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Traditional craft of dry stone walling

The traditional craft of dry stone walling is a skill that has been practiced for centuries and is still prevalent in many parts of the world, particularly in the UK. Dry stone walls are built using natural stone without the use of any adhesive such as mortar or cement. This technique requires precision and skill…

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Breaking barriers in sports

Breaking barriers in sports is a topic that has gained significant attention in recent years. It is a concept that highlights the importance of inclusivity, diversity, and equal opportunities in the sporting world. Aneela Rose, a powerlifter, is a prime example of someone who has broken through various barriers to excel in her chosen sport,…

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Playlist – Leadership Insights

Insights about leadership from a variety of guests: 90. Dr James Kisia – Using mentorship to cultivate leadership in Africa 88. Nic Parmaksizian – How to create an environment that encourages innovation 73. Manuela Gil – Engaging others through purposeful leadership 74. Thomas Luther – Sisu: leading the Finnish way 64. Lisa Marie Platske –…

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Playlist – Creatives

Creativity encompasses the ability to discover new and original ideas, connections, and solutions to problems. It’s a part of our drive as humans to explore and innovate.  This playlist features guests who are all being creative in different ways. 58. Brendan Davis – Creating impact through the lens of filmmaking 91. Pierre Heistein – Recording…

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Playlist – Interesting Careers

These guests all have interesting careers that are a little out of the ordinary….. 81. Abigail Griebelbauer decided to start writing and publishing children’s books 69. Sanzar Kakar is an entrepreneur in Afghanistan, and his company pivoted to provide support for the humanitarian crisis in the country 66. Vicki Tough is an arborist, tree climbing…

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Access to Inspiration now one of the top 10% most popular shows globally

We are delighted that the Access to Inspiration podcast is one of the top 10% most popular shows out of 2,116,741 podcasts globally, ranked by Listen Score (the estimated popularity score). Find out more about the podcast series below and why it was started…..   About Sue Stockdale, co-founder and podcast host I’m Sue Stockdale,…

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Playlist – sustainability pioneers

Sustainability is often defined as meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet theirs. The guests featured in this playlist about sustainability pioneers, all carry out work that aims to minimise impact on future generations by addressing current challenges in infrastructure, farming, design, cultural identity and conservation. 15. Marlina Moreno…

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Playlist – Creating positive social impact

Creating a positive social impact is all about addressing a pressing social issue or challenge.   Many businesses these days choose to focus on making money and making a social impact too.  In 2015 world leaders committed to 17 Sustainable Development Goals including addressing climate change, eradicating poverty and fighting inequality.   The guests we…

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Playlist – Entrepreneurs, creators and disruptors

Entrepreneurs, creators and disruptors are the mission driven instigators of change. Their ability to see past “what is” and imagine “what could be” enables them to create new futures for business, and society. This playlist features five guests who have founded and grown businesses and they share their insights about the ups and downs of…

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