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My name is Luca Olias and welcome to Guards of Eden. This is a podcast where I speak to people who are using their platform, careers and lives to promote positivity in the world. The Protectors of Paradise. I'll be speaking to the guests about their lives; covering what led them to this moment in time and what they hope for their future.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 4.9 • 18 Ratings

My name is Luca Olias and welcome to Guards of Eden. This is a podcast where I speak to people who are using their platform, careers and lives to promote positivity in the world. The Protectors of Paradise. I'll be speaking to the guests about their lives; covering what led them to this moment in time and what they hope for their future.

    Josie Naughton S4 E15 *SEASON FINALE*: Choosing Love

    Josie Naughton S4 E15 *SEASON FINALE*: Choosing Love

    Today's guest is the incomparable Josie Naughton and today's episode is the season finale!

    Josie is a co-founder and CEO of the charity, Choose Love which looks to provide humanitarian aid for refugees. I was fortunate enough to meet Josie a few years ago and her kindness and affable nature was something I was drawn too. Learning about Choose Love's story alongside Josie's journey was something I loved about this conversation and Josie proves that you can be a lead a multi-national organisation through kindness and compassion.

    You can support Choose Love through the links below:

    Choose Love's website: https://choose.love/.
    Choose Love's stores (Merchandise and Resources): https://choose.love/collections/emergency-needs & https://merch.choose.love/.
    Choose Love's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chooselove/.

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    You can find the Guards of Eden Soundtrack on Spotify here.

    One love, Luca :) x

    • 50 min
    George Bell S4 E14: Living the Conversation of Mental Health

    George Bell S4 E14: Living the Conversation of Mental Health

    Today's guest is the amazing George Bell.

    George works for a fantastic company called Sanctus; an organisation that looks to help employees of companies by providing professionals to help them talk about their mental health.

    George also provides a great voice and mind when it comes to the conversation of both mental health overall as well as men's mental health in particular. I really respect his insight and perspective on an array of topics underneath the umbrella of mental health. I'm grateful to play a small part in these conversations and beyond appreciative for another fantastic man being honest about their experience.

    George's LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/george-bell-10317184/.
    Sanctus's Website: https://sanctus.io/.

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    You can find the Guards of Eden Soundtrack on Spotify here.

    One love, Luca :) x

    • 1 hr 18 min
    Tiffany Philippou S4 E13: Where Challenges Are Opportunities For Growth

    Tiffany Philippou S4 E13: Where Challenges Are Opportunities For Growth

    Today's guest is the fantastic Tiffany Philippou!

    Tiff co-hosts and is the co-founder of a great podcast in Is This Working? which I loved and introduced me to her and I've been a fan ever since. Tiff has her own newsletter called The Tiff Weekly which covers an array of topics that's led to weekly editions that are insightful and thought-provoking. That also describes today's conversation that I loved and you can support Tiffany and her work through the links below:

    Tiffany's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/tiffphilippou/
    Tiffany's Newsletter: https://tiffanyphilippou.substack.com/
     Is This Working?: https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/is-this-working/id1473508626

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    You can find the Guards of Eden Soundtrack on Spotify here.

    One love, Luca :) x

    • 1 hr 22 min
    Throwback Week Day 7: The Final Question

    Throwback Week Day 7: The Final Question

    Every episode of my podcast, Guards of Eden, finishes with one question.

    That question is "Many years into the future, your time as [insert guest's name] is coming to an end. The person closest to you has only one sentence to describe you and your time here on Earth. What would you hope that would be?".

    The music credit goes to www.bensound.com.

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    You can find the Guards of Eden Soundtrack on Spotify here.

    One love, Luca :) x

    • 7 min
    Throwback Week Day 6: "We're going to interview Kaka" Ollie Baines

    Throwback Week Day 6: "We're going to interview Kaka" Ollie Baines

    You can find the full episode on all streaming platforms and through the links below:

    Full Episode Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/ollie-baines-s1-e5-where-football-meets-faith-cross/id1465822776?i=1000439986673.

    Full Episode Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/episode/2ZS9aOeEiLdeRBuJEsOU7S?si=Vr7ktQUxThirMIeX7S2eeg&dl_branch=1.

    This is a short clip from my conversation that I had with a friend of mine and author of the book "Cross The Line" in Ollie Baines. Ollie coves his relationship to Christianity and his experience with interviewing footballers about their relationship with their faith too.
    If you enjoyed this episode, please subscribe to Guards of Eden and/or leave a review.

    You can find the Guards of Eden Soundtrack on Spotify here.

    One love, Luca :) x

    • 6 min
    Throwback Week Day 5: "No one was supposed to survive that" Trammell Logan

    Throwback Week Day 5: "No one was supposed to survive that" Trammell Logan

    You can find the full episode on all streaming platforms and through the links below:

    Full Episode Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/trammell-logan-s1-e10-from-choir-to-second-chance-at/id1465822776?i=1000442902345.

    Full Episode Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/episode/36bMuJ0ff4CD7XeNlL3m4P?si=A9ERPDRaS7S6EwcdfAhUMg&dl_branch=1.

    This is a short clip from my conversation with Master Instructor at SoulCycle and the Founder of East Side Dance Co, Trammell Logan. Trammell covers his journey with themes of race, health and fitness and helping the next generation find their way in life.

    If you enjoyed this episode, please subscribe to Guards of Eden and/or leave a review.

    You can find the Guards of Eden Soundtrack on Spotify here.

    One love, Luca :) x

    • 12 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
18 Ratings

18 Ratings

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Love love love!

So wholesome and so real, it’s great to be able to listen to such inspirational people tell their story in a relaxed setting

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Great Podcasts

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Sick interview style!

Loved the one with Joe Wicks, nice and relaxed and allows the guest to be comfortable

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