If you know the thrill-and-terror of launching your own venture…. If you sometimes struggle to keep your work-life-balance in check… If you’ve ever bought new domain names on your holidays… Or wondered how your business will survive the latest downturn… Then Getting to the Heart of Business is your medicine. It’s a series of deep-diving conversations with business leaders and entrepreneurs who’ve been there too, and have wisdom to share.
Every week, James Parnwell from TheOnlineCo. sits down with a business leader - to mine their wisdom, and draw out the stories behind their success. You’ll learn from their wins AND their mistakes, hear how they’ve made it through their biggest challenges, and gain valuable insights for your own business journey.
Getting to the Heart of Business is hosted by James Parnwell and Jess Colusso from TheOnlineCo. – a Sydney based digital agency that believes the best way to help small to medium businesses grow, is by putting people first. Between them they share nearly 40 years of business and marketing experience, and in every episode they'll share valuable digital marketing and business-growth tips.
Season Finale: 9 Business Gems - James & Jess Roundup 9 Lessons Learnt in 22 Interviews
When we set out to make a podcast, we had no idea just how much wisdom we would glean from our diverse and fascinating interview guests...
Transforming Lives Through Confidence: Jodie & Anastasia at ‘Rise Women’ Share their Inspiring Story - Ep 22
If you’ve ever had that voice in your head saying ‘I can’t’, Jodie Bruce-Clarke and Anastasia Adams are here to tell you, ‘You can!’
Rebranded and Reborn: Zedu, the Training Co that Faced Down its Giants & Rose from the Ashes - Ep 21
Zedu went through identity theft, business 'divorce' and COVID and came through as a vibrant, energetic brand that stands out like a beacon.
Leverage, Optimise, Focus, Thrive: Day Spa Industry Innovator Vanessa Main Shares Principles that can Turbo-Charge Your Business - Ep 20
Vanessa was at the forefront, 20 years ago when day spas were exploding in popularity. Now she teaches beauty & wellness business owners how to thrive.
Bite the Bullet and Specialise: How Financial Planner Phil Thompson went from ‘Just Making It’ Generalist, to Rapidly Growing Specialist – Ep 19
Phil has been both a Circus Performer and a Financial Planner. Hear his story - and the difference a few brave decisions made.
Ending Slavery in Australia: How Sally Irwin’s Cafe & Social Enterprise, The Freedom Hub, is Restoring Survivors – Ep 18
Sally Irwin's life changed when she came face to face with modern day slavery - so she came home and launched The Freedom Hub.
Fresh perspective on business
I really enjoyed “Getting to the hear of business” - most/all business podcasts focus on driving business forward but very few discuss how to maintain a healthy work/life which is equally important.
I really enjoyed the content and am looking forward to future eps…