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The Activity Pod - where we help you get stuff done

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The Activity Pod podcast is a collaboration between Annette Jones from World Travel Tribe and Mel Kettle from Mel Kettle Consulting. This podcast is for people who want to get more stuff done. With our fabulous guests, we will share advice, stories and motivate you to have greater accountability and so you can get stuff done. We will provide tools, tips and tricks to help you take action so you can gain greater freedom to choose what you want from life. You can find out more at or by following The Activity Pod on Facebook and twitter.


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24 Jonathan Christian, Consultant - The Activity Pod, Where We Help You Get Stuff Done
In this episode we talk to Jonathan Christian. Jonathan Christian Jonathan Christian is an expert in helping small business owners tell their story and build their brand equity. He is now a recognized training partner with BC Wood and Honeywell. Jonathan publicly teaches monthly through his Social Media Challenge Meetup and is often a guest speaker and panelist. Jonathan ChristianMarried to Debbie with three grown daughters, Jonathan lives and breathes social media due in part to a major car accident in 2008. While recovering from life-altering neck surgery, he made the most of his recovery time learning everything about social networking. Since creating We Make Stuff Happen in 2008, Jonathan and his team have helped local businesses; entrepreneurs and non-profits master the Social space. For the past 5 years Jonathan has personally trained over 500 businesses in the art of social media and content marketing. You can find Jonathan at We Make Stuff Happen. You can connect with Jonathan on twitter, or by his hashtag #makestuffhappen. In this episode we discuss: having "an attitude of gratitude" the impact of having a major car accident on Jonathan's life having a titanium neck having a positive attitude brand equity storytelling in business walking meetings challenges faced by small business think big using post it notes eating the sprouts first how to use snapchat the rise of video for social media earthquake kits Resources discussed in the show: Why I love walking meetings - Mel Kettle VCITA Gary Vaynerchuck Social Media Marketing World Marcus Sheridan Snapchat
23 Gabrielle Dolan, Business Storyteller - The Activity Pod, Where We Help You Get Stuff Done
In this episode we talk to business storyteller, Gabrielle Dolan. Gabrielle Dolan Gabrielle Dolan launched her own practice in 2013 after successfully co-founding and then building One Thousand & One into the leading storytelling company in Australia. Over the last decade, she has worked with thousands of leaders around Australia and internationally helping them achieve outstanding business results with storytelling. She is a highly sought after mentor and keynote speaker on storytelling and leadership. Gabrielle Dolan is the co-creator and co-chair of The Leadership Connection. A leadership development program specifically designed for senior women to help them address the unique challenges that women face as they progress to more senior levels of influence. Prior to running her own company, she held various senior leadership roles at the National Australia Bank. She has worked with leaders around Australia and internationally on the subject of storytelling for business communications. Her clients include NAB, Accenture, Australia Post, Ericsson, BUPA, Telstra, ANZ among many other top 100 ASX listed companies. Gabrielle is the co-author of Hooked: How Leaders Connect, Engage and Inspire with Storytelling, published by Wiley in 2013 and the co-author of Eliminate Death by PowerPoint. Her second book titled Ignite: Real Leadership, Real Talk, Real Results was published by Wiley in July 2015. Gabrielle is a Partner at Thought Leaders Global and works with organisations to help them gain the competitive edge with thought leadership. She is a graduate from the Harvard Kennedy School, Executive Education in the Art and Practice of Leadership Development. Her other academic qualifications include a Masters Degree in Management and Leadership from Swinburne University and an Associate Diploma in Education and Training from the University of Melbourne. In 2015 she was nominated for Telstra's Business Women's Awards and when she is not working in her practice, she can be found working in her vegetable garden at her rural holiday property on the Southern New South Wales coast. You can find Gabrielle at You can connect with Gabrielle on twitter and LinkedIn. Gabrielle has recently launched her online business storytelling program. She is very generously offering a 20% discount for listeners of The Activity Pod. To take up the offer, use the coupon code 20%DISCOUNT when you register. This coupon code is valid until 31st July, 2016. In this episode we discuss: how making your bed is a massive waste of time getting up when the alarm goes off and not hitting snooze. Over and over. And over. planning your day around your exercise routine being in a fitbit group and having accountability eliminating death by powerpoint Gabrielle's process to write a book setting projects to get stuff done and then gamify them the importance of storytelling in business finding stories in business using your own photos to evoke memories and create stories using storytelling in job interviews and pitching for interviews using storytelling when pitching for new business - instead of PowerPoint tips for collating stories authentic leadership and showing weakness as well as strength how and why women don't back themselves as much as men having a word of the month, word of the quarter, word of the year Resources discussed in the show Thought Leaders Global Darren Rowse - ProBlogger Anita Heiss - The Activity Pod interview Wendy McCarthy
22 Jonathan Doyle, Entrepreneur - The Activity Pod, Where We Help You Get Stuff Done
In this episode we talk to Jonathan Doyle. Jonathan Doyle Jonathan Doyle is an author, global speaker, motivator, life coach and entrepreneur. He is the founder of a successful globally focused media business that delivers weekly content to tens of thousands of people every year in areas such as staff development, personal wellbeing and curriculum for the education sector. More recently his work is focusing upon the core purpose of what he calls Liberating People's Potential. His deep desire is to see people live the life they truly desire by focusing on where their deepest gifts, passions and joys intersect with the real needs of real people. Jonathan is also an obsessive cyclist, golfer and unrepentant coffee addict as well as being the father to three very energetic young children. You can find Jonathan at You can connect with Jonathan on Facebook, twitter and Instagram. In this episode we discuss Annette and Jonathan share their living in Bougainville experiences, PNG Mel's experiences using the toilet on a train in Vietnam eating in the USA being a coffee addict - and drinking coffee in the USA living in Canberra public servants fitting in what has to happen circadian rhythms importance of reading having a quote wall getting clear on the life you want to build asking "how can I be useful?" doing what you love seasons of your life advice to get up earlier to get more stuff done the importance of sleep Jonathan's goals Resources discussed in the show Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win by Jocko Willink and Leif Babin Managing Your Emotions by Joyce Meyer Batavia by Peter Fitzsimons Bubblegum Alley, San Louis Obispo Business Addicts podcast - Living a calendar lifestyle Evernote Ontraport Sales Force The Art of Possibility: Transforming Professional and Personal Life by Rosamund Stone Zander and Benjamin Zander Don't Die with the Music in You by Wayne Bennett Gary Vaynerchuk Dr Jenny Brockis Tim Ferris podcast interview with Tony Robbins

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    Nov 10th, 2015
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    Apr 3rd, 2016
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