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Jul 13, 2020

Why are you so busy? Author Katherine May and Jane Lindsay of creative community Snapdragon Life talk to Viv Groskop about using busy-ness as anaesthetic, as distraction, as armour. They talk about making a business built on connection, not consumerism. They talk about drawing strength and purpose from times of...


Jul 13, 2020

So - what do you do? Author (and former police officer) Clare Mackintosh and career coach (and jazz singer) Alexa Shoen talk to Viv Groskop about managing career change and rethinking your identity. Are you frozen at a crossroads? Are you investing in yourself? Do you know that Linked In is basically Tinder? And when it...


Jul 6, 2020

When things mess up, how do we pick ourselves up? Author Michele Roberts and psychotherapist Julia Samuel talk to Viv Groskop about facing failure, coping with crisis and coming back from disaster. They talk work, love, big ideas, small solutions, negative capability - and kickboxing.

Michele's book Negative...


Jul 6, 2020

Where can we find mental and physical strength right now? Psychologist Dr Pippa Grange and New York Times columnist Marisa Meltzer talk to Viv Groskop about how to face the pressures on our minds and bodies. They talk fear, purpose, lockdown weight, being a bad feminist, the pitfalls of perfectionism - and...


Jun 30, 2020

What to do when the rug is pulled out from underneath you? Digital entrepreneur Martha Lane Fox and broadcaster Dotty Charles talk to Viv Groskop about surviving and even thriving in a world turned upside down. They talk the value of focus, the power of denial, the strength in uncertainty and why we must care less...