Just Be Nice Project Podcast
Summary: The Just Be Nice Project Podcast. Discussing all things powerful positive social impact, finding out how you can remove barriers to opportunity for others through insightful, informative and interesting conversations covering honest diverse and sometimes neglected areas of discussion. We are, as always, seeking to create extraordinary positive change in the world by helping you make ordinary positive change, as we help you, help others.
A former Rugby League prospect and current bloke with a heart of gold, Clay has put together the 24hr Ski Erg Challenge in 2020 to support the Just Be Nice Project. We are excited to hear about where he puts all this enthusiasm, positive energy and care, and why the mission of the Just Be Nice Project means so much to him as a result of his own very moving personal experiences. Check out the fundraiser, The Pitt and say hi to Clay here; https://au.gofundme.com/f/24-hour-ski-erg-challenge
The first female CEO of State Schools Relief since it's inception in 1930, Sue Karzis has a lifetime commitment to improving the lives of students and young people. We talk about growing up the daughter of immigrants, from navigating the education system lacking the diversity it has today, to making life better at school for children all over the state. Find out more about State Schools Relief here; https://ssr.net.au/ www.jbnproject.com/podcast
Juggling artistic pursuits with a family of five children, an eldest child with an autistic spectrum disorder and working in the confronting reality of child sex offences, we chat about life, improvement and working in law enforcement. Trigger warning; We speak about child sex offenders, offences and work of that nature that comes up through Bens work in the Public Protection Branch of SAPOL If you have any questions or comments; email@example.com https://www.instagram.com/benjaminpmgt/
This week we chat t 3 x Australian long-distance trail champ, PhD Student, Ultra Trail World Tour Runner, Neurological Occupational Therapist and, super coach Kellie Emmerson (She/Her) Learn about what it takes to run 160km races with over 10,000m of vert (elevation), how to juggle relationships with a high achieving life and why ultra runners don't have toenails! You can keep up to date with Kellie here!; https://www.instagram.com/kelemmo/
This week's podcast is with one of Australia's most successful CrossFit athletes Denae Brown. Domestic Violence is a tragedy that affects 1 in 6 Australian women, we are so incredibly grateful to Denae for her bravery in speaking about her domestic violence experience and sharing her story so that others can understand the warning signs and know that they are not on their own. A truly open account of the difficulties and challenges she's faced on many levels, we so are grateful for Denae speaking with us
Kicking off Season 2 of the Just Be Nice Project Podcast we chat with The Yoga Lad, Joey Cliff. From the building site to finding stillness through yogic practice, yoga teacher training, positive mental health and meditation, Joey is candid about improving mental health, finding your self and working towards your life purpose. A great, fun and insightful chat to kick off season two with some great tips on meditation, good habits and finding stillness in our busy, stressful world.
World record holder, amateur boxer, sunny coast trainer, ultra-marathon runner, gym owner, father, part-time media personality and full time bundle of joy, Jamie Milne joins us from Warana, Queensland. In Part Two of this two part series, we discuss the upcoming 10 year Wairua project, taking on a decade of the worlds toughest endurance and trail ultra-marathons looking for answers about the power of human spirit.
World record holder, amateur boxer, sunny coast trainer, ultra-marathon runner, gym owner, father, part-time media personality and full time bundle of joy, Jamie Milne joins us! In Part 1 of this series, we discuss the journey from misspent moments of youth, to the military, to losing his way and blowing out to over 1.5 times his old body weight; Getting called out by loved and respected grandfather and honoring the spirit of his grandmother Mary raising around $100k for dementia and other illnesses.
Musician, Father, Husband, Actor/Model and all round creative, Craig shares with us some of his adventures. From filming the Adelaide news at Channel 10 to playing in New York with the Australian Chamber Orchestra, and then into a moment of crippling anxiety and new creative endeavours, we chat about mental health, creativity, community and looking out for people. Honest, open and no bullshit, just like Delsinki tunes, this podcast is probably a 'solid 7'. So do yourself a favour and check it out.
Online Gaming, Twitch Streaming and the random collective experiences of growing up Swedish in Southern Africa, being a female developer at EA Games and speaking up on behalf of those who need a voice. We cover a fair bit of ground and a lot of the globe here, so grab an atlas, tune in, turn it up and enjoy the show. You can find more about Anna here! https://www.twitch.tv/TheHangryGames https://www.instagram.com/annabrandberg https://twitter.com/annabrandberg
Diving into the world of sex work, finding out how teenagers can learn about consent from the world of kink and fetishes, managing relationships, communication and confidence in an area of life that is not often talked about constructively. Georgie is an independent escort, writer, blogger and advocate for sex work and sex workers, this is a candid chat about what that means, how to have better sex, communicate about better sex and what sex work actually means. www.jbnproject.com/podcast for more.
This week we catch up with Paris Little, founder of Praxis Athletic, animal lover, model, vegan and all round ripper bloke. Talking about turning life around, from the wrong side of the law to helping people fulfil their health and athletic ambitions and improving animal welfare. An open and honest chat, one of the kinds of stories we don't hear enough about. www.instagram.com/praxis_athletic/ www.instagram.com/jbnproject/ www.instagram.com/joshreidjones/
This week we catch up with Lauren Streifer, Executive director of Stakeholders at Roads Australia, communicator, organiser, advocate and successful female in an industry with a female representation of only around 12%. Talking about working and living in a foreign country, being in an industry with a lack of gender diversity and the opportunities for moving the needle through soft interventions and conversations. To find out more about the Just Be Nice Project, head to www.jbnproject.com
This week we catch up with Nadav Zisin, Youth worker, Father, Rapper, Husband, Social and Environmental activist. Covering invisible disadvantage, understanding the plight of those in need, becoming a compassionate and strong man and examining what we can do to better look after those in need. To find out more about the Just Be Nice Project, head to www.jbnproject.com and get in touch if you'd like to be a part of our growing movement to improve equality of opportunity for people worldwide.
Josh catches up with Eleanor Hadley - sensual yoga founder, entrepreneur, exotic movement practitioner and women's empowerment advocate. Redefining human sensuality and what it means to be a sensual being through various practices including sensual yoga. Covering sensuality, consent, sexuality, sex, dance, body shaming, yoga, inappropriate, unsolicited photos in the hope that we can remove stigma, empower others and improve the quality of conversation and equality for everyone.