125 episodes

A monthly podcast show by Lauren Kress, The Business Scientist for purpose driven change makers and entrepreneurs who want to step into their power and make the world a better place.

Tune into new episodes every Monday to learn about about business science, decision making, marketing, customer experience and finding your path to joy as a purpose driven entrepreneur, small business owner or change maker.

These episodes are created to help you:

1) Find passion, purpose & fulfilment in the work you do
2) Learn the strategies to grow your brand and business
3) Understand how you can achieve more in your business and life

To access free resources, templates and youtube videos visit: https://www.laurenkress.com

Got a question or a topic you'd like to learn more about? Tweet with Lauren: @laurenkress89 and join the conversation!

This podcast is free, but it isn't cheap. To show your support you can leave a rating, write a review or share this episode with someone who'd like it. You can also buy Lauren a cup of coffee on ko-fi here: https://ko-fi.com/laurenkress or hire her to speak - to find out about her rates and availability, send her a message on LinkedIn here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/laurenkress89/

Acknowledgement of Country:

In the spirit of reconciliation I would like to acknowledge that this podcast has been recorded on the traditional land of the Bindal and Wulgurukaba People and the traditional land of the Bidjigal and Gadigal People and pay my respects to their Elders past and present. I would also like to acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. I pay my respect to their Elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples living and working on the land.

Purpose Driven Lauren Kress

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A monthly podcast show by Lauren Kress, The Business Scientist for purpose driven change makers and entrepreneurs who want to step into their power and make the world a better place.

Tune into new episodes every Monday to learn about about business science, decision making, marketing, customer experience and finding your path to joy as a purpose driven entrepreneur, small business owner or change maker.

These episodes are created to help you:

1) Find passion, purpose & fulfilment in the work you do
2) Learn the strategies to grow your brand and business
3) Understand how you can achieve more in your business and life

To access free resources, templates and youtube videos visit: https://www.laurenkress.com

Got a question or a topic you'd like to learn more about? Tweet with Lauren: @laurenkress89 and join the conversation!

This podcast is free, but it isn't cheap. To show your support you can leave a rating, write a review or share this episode with someone who'd like it. You can also buy Lauren a cup of coffee on ko-fi here: https://ko-fi.com/laurenkress or hire her to speak - to find out about her rates and availability, send her a message on LinkedIn here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/laurenkress89/

Acknowledgement of Country:

In the spirit of reconciliation I would like to acknowledge that this podcast has been recorded on the traditional land of the Bindal and Wulgurukaba People and the traditional land of the Bidjigal and Gadigal People and pay my respects to their Elders past and present. I would also like to acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. I pay my respect to their Elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples living and working on the land.

    5 invaluable small business lessons I've learnt during lockdown

    5 invaluable small business lessons I've learnt during lockdown

    As we prepare to get back to business and back to "normal" life here in Sydney, I've been reflecting on the lessons I've learnt for running a small business and building the confidence I needed to succeed.

    The links and resources I shared in this episode were:

    For business structure - check out:

    Think RAPT and Renee Hasseldine's work at https://thinkrapt.com
    Airtable: https://airtable.com

    Listen to my interview with Renée Hasseldine here: https://www.spreaker.com/user/laurenkress/how-4-visual-models-will-change-your-con

    For habit building check out Atomic Habits by James Clear

    The episode I recently did on Happenstance Theory was a couple of episodes back called Career Adaptability

    And I mentioned Social Cognitive Theory (Albert Bandura) and Social Cognitive Career Theory which are both worth a Google also!

    Find me on Youtube at: https://youtube.com/c/laurenkress

    Connect with me on LinkedIn here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/laurenkress89/

    Follow me on Twitter here: http://twitter.com/laurenkress89

    This podcast episode is free, but it isn't cheap. To show your support you can leave a rating, write a review or share this episode with someone who'd like it. You can also buy me a cup of coffee on ko-fi here: https://ko-fi.com/laurenkress or hire me to speak - to find out about my rates and availability, send me a message on LinkedIn.

    • 37 min
    The toxic remote workplace (Double episode)

    The toxic remote workplace (Double episode)

    The toxic workplace takes a huge toll on our mental health and general sense of wellbeing - so what happens when that workplace is seeping into the place we call home and what can we do about it? In this episode I talk about toxic people, relationships and the responsibility we have to take care of ourselves and our mental health.

    To learn more about signs of a narcissist check out this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bVK6lhpL8iU

    I also mention a youtube video that I created about the drama triangle: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E_XSeUYa0-8

    Connect with me on LinkedIn here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/laurenkress89/

    Follow me on Twitter here: http://twitter.com/laurenkress89

    This podcast episode is free, but it isn't cheap. To show your support you can leave a rating, write a review or share this episode with someone who'd like it. You can also buy me a cup of coffee on ko-fi here: https://ko-fi.com/laurenkress or hire me to speak - to find out about my rates and availability, send me a message on LinkedIn.

    • 1 hr 12 min
    Career development planning: How to increase career adaptability

    Career development planning: How to increase career adaptability

    G'day listeners! In today's episode we discuss career development planning in relation to Krumboltz' Happenstance Learning Theory and 4 things you can do to enhance career adaptability.

    Access the Australian Institute of Management article I mentioned in today's podcast episode here: https://www.aim.com.au/blog/adapt-or-die-why-career-adaptability-vital-your-success

    Connect with me on LinkedIn here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/laurenkress89/

    Follow me on Twitter here: http://twitter.com/laurenkress89

    This podcast episode is free, but it isn't cheap. To show your support you can leave a rating, write a review or share this episode with someone who'd like it. You can also buy me a cup of coffee on ko-fi here: https://ko-fi.com/laurenkress or hire me to speak - to find out about my rates and availability, send me a message on LinkedIn.

    • 45 min
    Coping with the extended lockdown

    Coping with the extended lockdown

    A mental health podcast episode where I share some of the things that have been helping me through the extended lockdown in Sydney whilst moving and separating from my husband. I also share the inspiration behind season 6 of the podcast and what you can expect from me over the coming weeks.

    Connect with me on LinkedIn here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/laurenkress89/

    Follow me on Twitter here: http://twitter.com/laurenkress89

    This podcast episode is free, but it isn't cheap. To show your support you can leave a rating, write a review or share this episode with someone who'd like it. You can also buy me a cup of coffee on ko-fi here: https://ko-fi.com/laurenkress or hire me to speak - to find out about my rates and availability, send me a message on LinkedIn.

    • 45 min
    The neuroscience of bias and cognitive bias in decision making

    The neuroscience of bias and cognitive bias in decision making

    Today I explain the neuroscience of bias and explore 7 cognitive biases that influence our decision making in business, relationships and life. We'll talk about examples of each and how you can keep a look out for these biases in order to make the most informed decision.

    Related content I mentioned on today's show:

    Daniel Kahneman's book: Thinking Fast and Slow

    Youtube video: Is the law of attraction scientifically proven? https://youtu.be/T7sHon8GZGk

    Youtube video: What is confirmation bias? https://youtu.be/TTe27DnF4eA

    Podcast episode: The neuroscience of intuition https://www.spreaker.com/user/laurenkress/the-neuroscience-of-intuition-and-how-to

    Podcast episode: Decision making in business for optimal growth https://www.spreaker.com/user/laurenkress/decision-making-in-business-for-optimal-

    This podcast episode is free, but it isn't cheap. To show your support you can leave a rating, write a review or share this episode with someone who'd like it. You can also buy me a cup of coffee on ko-fi here: https://ko-fi.com/laurenkress or hire me to speak - to find out about my rates and availability, send me a message on LinkedIn here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/laurenkress89/

    • 35 min
    Am I a Lesbian or Bisexual?

    Am I a Lesbian or Bisexual?

    As we come to the end of pride month I'm sharing more about my journey and what helped me arrive at deeper insight about myself in relation to this topic. If you've been wondering whether you are a lesbian or bisexual, or someone you care about is trying to figure this out for themselves, this podcast aims to help you peel back the layers on this complex question.

    If you'd like to hear more episodes like this or have questions that you'd like me to explore on this show please tweet with me @laurenkress89 or message me on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/laurenkress89/

    Useful links from the show:

    Access the lesbian manifesto here: https://www.hitc.com/en-gb/2020/12/17/lesbian-manifesto-tiktok/

    If you're looking for support right now and want to speak with someone, you can chat with an LGBT+ helpline anonymously - here's some places you can go:

    In Australia:

    https://qlife.org.au/

    https://www.7cups.com/lgbtq-chat-room/

    Overseas:

    New Zealand: https://safetotalk.nz/get-help-for-yourself/lbgttqi/

    United States: https://www.glbthotline.org/peer-chat.html

    United Kingdom: https://switchboard.lgbt/

    Canada: https://thelifelinecanada.ca/suicide-prevention-resources/lgbtq/

    This podcast episode is free, but it isn't cheap. To show your support you can leave a rating, write a review or share this episode with someone who'd like it. You can also buy me a cup of coffee on ko-fi here: https://ko-fi.com/laurenkress or hire me to speak - to find out about my rates and availability, send me a message on LinkedIn here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/laurenkress89/

    • 41 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
17 Ratings

17 Ratings

DrNarjes ,

Great podcast!

Lauren is an amazing interviewer who finds great points to discuss about during the interviews to bring insightful discussions and practical tips for the listeners.

JudeBruce ,

Well done!!

I am really enjoying this show. Lauren is a great
Interviewer and her guests are super interesting with valuable insight.

Georgia Fastlane ,

Practical, current, clever and confident

Lauren shares her excellent practical advice about all areas of branding and marketing with such ease and confidence. I love this podcast and look forward to listening every day

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