• British Actor and Voice Coach in Finland

    Darren McStay shares his story of discovering acting classes as a way to deal with introversion and panic attacks. In 2015, he moved from London’s concrete jungle to one of the most greenest and idyllic parts of greater Helsinki with…

  • Nobody Wants a Humble Expert

    This is a special episode. It’s with one of my favorite people in the world – Alan Weiss PhD. He’s a consultant, speaker, author, coach and  I’m sure he won’t mind me describing him as this: all round straight shooter…

  • Finnish Attitudes Towards Money & Self Promotion

    Katja Presnal is an American Advertising Award-winning business and marketing strategist who has worked with Fortune 100-companies and startups.  She recently launched Insider Society success accelerator for women entrepreneurs and her book Big Rich Money: How To Turn Your Business…

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    Bold vs Humble: Sales Philosophy

    My guest in this episode is Andrew Deutsch, CEO of Fangled Tech.We discuss some philosophy behind sales and marketing. How do we deal with the differences in selling with humility vs selling with boldness?Should we be mindful of adhering to…

  • Busting Drug Dealers to Building Design Education

    My guest this episode is Ben Burns – an award winning designer, strategist and Chief Operating Officer at The Futur. The Futur is a group of creative professionals and educators that teach practical design and business education to a fast-growing…

  • Fundamentals of Brand Building in Finland

    In this episode my guest is Minna Kaitala – an independent branding and marketing consultant based here in Helsinki. Minna shares some of her key points to building a memorable brand using some fun examples. We also discuss the Finnish…

  • Creating Executive Content and 10x Results

    In this episode my guest Jaakko Tapaninen writes thought leadership content for executives in Finland, helping them create, deliver and govern strategic content. He was producing a popular Finnish-language podcast 10X Finland for several years before recently relaunching it as…

  • Diversity, Inclusion & Finland’s Startup Ecosystem

    Kim Oguilve is the chief marketing officer at Maria 01; a not for profit startup coworking community in the center of Helsinki that hosts over 150 tech companies and VCs and is now the Nordic’s largest startup campus. We discuss…