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Society & Culture

Diplomas & Comas feat. Mel Koerber

This weeks guest is special for a gigantic list of reasons! A long time friend of Jmans, Mel brings such an amazing perspective and outlook on life to the Wormholes Studio. Whether its her tenure in Social Work or the lessons shes taken from a very near death experience whilst sky diving, there is something for everyone in this weeks ep! 

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How to be a more effective communicator

Peter Nixon talks about his work as a negotiator and change management consultant. Peter has trained, coached and consulted thousands of leaders and teams in over 600 companies and government bodies in nearly 60 countries around the world. We discuss negotiation strategies, the importance of open dialogue and communication strategies. Peter talks about his book ‘Dialogue Gap’ and the key takeaways from his work. He shares his insights into how leaders can effectively engage people in the decision making process and why this is important. This is a fascinating podcast for anyone in leadership or if you just want to become a more effective communicator.

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Peter Nixon links including his book 'Dialogue Gap": https://pdionline.thinkific.com/
https://www.potentialdialogue.com/
https://www.amazon.com/Peter-Nixon/e/B001HCZQ2M%3Fref=dbs_a_mng_rwt_scns_share

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Quieten the Chatter with Tea

Mel Patching works at the Plantation Tea Room in Hong Kong and she shares the joys and benefits of drinking tea. We discuss how tea can teach us the art of being in the here and now and can help us to really see, feel and listen with purpose. We explore the rituals of tea drinking in different cultures and how it can be a meditative and grounding way to improve our well-being and calm the mind. Mel shares how drinking tea can help us discover the art and listening and be a safe haven in times of isolation or uncertainty. This is heartwarming and inspiring interview with a beautiful soul.

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Pic: https://www.instagram.com/lets.have.tea/

Plantation Tea Room: https://plantation.hk/

Mel's Instagram: https://instagram.com/lets.have.tea?igshid=ty2ihxcak83i

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Ernesto the Coconut Man

Ernesto Sestito is known around Adelaide for managing Adelaide dining institution Borsa Pasta Cucina. His charm, charisma and passion for people ensure you are set to enjoy more than just the incredible food and wine at the famous restaurant. 

What you may not know about Ernesto, is his other passion – coconuts. He and his wife own a coconut farm in Thailand, where he spends a fair chunk of each year. The process of making coconut oil, and relying on the uncontrollable natural surroundings is so similar to wine making, and through this chat we find out everything there is to know about coconuts!

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Jarrod Walsh – jarrodwalsh.com

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NBA Champion Wine Maker Channing Fyre's Journey

Channing Frye is a man of many talents. On the basketball court he has consistently performed at the highest level in the NBA for 14 years. He is an NBA Champion with the 2016 Cleveland Cavaliers and recently retired.

Off the court he has developed an extremely successful Podcast, Road Trippin’ which was one of the first player driven Podcasts in World Sport, and he followed his love of wine and created Chosen Family Wines, based in Oregon.

This episode, we speak to Channing about his wine journey, the creative process of the wine, and the wine culture which is growing in the NBA.

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For more details on Chosen Family Wines you can go to ChosenFamilyWines.com. Their Instagram is @chosenfamilywines

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Jarrod it www.jarrodwalsh.com.au and on Instagram at @walshjarrod, Twitter at @jarrodwalsh and Facebook at @jarrodwalshmc.

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