20 episodes

Inspiring interviews with people who have boldly pursued their dreams beyond success, into freedom, fulfillment and their passion driven career. Bite size training on starting a new dream with self-awareness, confidence, courage and other personal growth topics.

Start Anew Show: Find Work that Energizes You | Fulfills You | Makes Your Impact Sumbul Tsang

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.7 • 15 Ratings

Inspiring interviews with people who have boldly pursued their dreams beyond success, into freedom, fulfillment and their passion driven career. Bite size training on starting a new dream with self-awareness, confidence, courage and other personal growth topics.

    S1E36:Who are you – Part 5 (Passion or lack thereof)

    S1E36:Who are you – Part 5 (Passion or lack thereof)

    S1E36 - Sumbul's rant on the hype about following your passion and how it relates to your career (or not)!


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    • 5 min
    S1E35: Restless to Joyful with Toks Adebiyi - Part 2

    S1E35: Restless to Joyful with Toks Adebiyi - Part 2

    Restless to Joyful with Toks Adebiyi - Part 2
    Today’s guest
    This interview on the Start Anew Show is recorded at a beautiful theatre in North London, UK at the book launch of Joyful – A Truthful Guide to Finding Peace and Living a Fulfilling Life by my friend Toks Adebiyi. This is part 2 of our conversation when we unpack the golden nuggets from Tok’s book such as Believing instead of Worrying, Pursuit of Dreams and much more.
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    Toks Adebiyi is an author, entrepreneur, business consultant and a Godly man. He is the founder of two restaurants, a real estate company, a business consultancy, and an Internet marketing company. Toks is blessed with a beautiful wife and daughter who live with him in Barnet, London.
    Click here for part 1 of this interview when we talk about how Toks goes from feeling lost to finding himself and how he starts anew with joy and purpose.
    You will learn
    • Why the title ‘Joyful’
    • Who this book is written for and why
    • Lesson on believing instead of worrying
    • Lesson on why most people feel unfulfilled even when they achieve their goals
    • Lesson on the pursuit of dreams

    Your resources:
    • Toks on Goodreads
    • Joyful on Amazon US
    • Joyful on Amazon UK
    • Toks & Sumbul at the book launch in London

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    • 11 min
    S1E34: Restless to Joyful with Toks Adebiyi - Part 1

    S1E34: Restless to Joyful with Toks Adebiyi - Part 1

    Restless to Joyful with Toks Adebiyi - Part 1
    Today’s Guest
    This interview on the Start Anew Show is recorded at a beautiful theatre in North London, UK at the book launch of Joyful – A Truthful Guide to Finding Peace and Living a Fulfilling Life by my friend Toks Adebiyi. We talk about how Toks goes from feeling lost to finding himself and how he starts anew a joyful and purposeful man.
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    If you like the show, we would be so grateful if you would consider leaving the show a review in iTunes or Stitcher Radio (for Android/Windows users). A couple minutes of your time can help the show immensely! Thank YOU!
    Toks Adebiyi is an author, entrepreneur, business consultant and a Godly man. He is the founder of two restaurants, a real estate company, a business consultancy, and an Internet marketing company. Toks is blessed with a beautiful wife and daughter who live with him in Barnet, London.

    We talk about:
    • The social pressures growing up in Nigeria and their impact on young Toks
    • The fateful encounter on Bond Street, London that left Toks jobless and joyless
    • Creating wealth and success in the property market in London
    • The shift from living for the future to living in the present
    • The transformation from feeling unfulfilled to joyful and peaceful
    • The 60s version of how Toks found himself
    I felt like a man on a plane to NY when my intended destination was BK

    Click here for part 2 of this interview when we unpack the golden nuggets from Tok’s book such as Believing instead of Worrying, Pursuit of Dreams and much more.

    Your Resources:
    • Toks on Goodreads
    • Joyful on Amazon US
    • Joyful on Amazon UK
    • Toks & Sumbul at the book launch in London

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    • 11 min
    S1E33: Finding Freedom from Oppression with Fizz Shah - Part 2

    S1E33: Finding Freedom from Oppression with Fizz Shah - Part 2

    Finding Freedom from Oppression with Fizz Shah – Part 2
    Today’s guest
    In this interview on the Start Anew Show with Fizz Shah, we talk about the practicalities of starting anew in a foreign country, with an infant and nothing but a bag of clothes and a gold bracelet. Fizz also shares her strategies for leveraging her time and connections to create multiple streams of income from her online platform – ‘I Have a Dream Show’.
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    Fizz Shah is an online entrepreneur and a fellow Londoner. She enjoys a life of freedom that our friends in America fondly refer to as the ‘laptop lifestyle’. She is the host of ‘I Have a Dream Show’ that you can find on YouTube and iTunes.
    Click here for part 1 of this interview when Fizz Shah shares her incredible story of how she escaped oppression, arrange marriage and sexism in the Middle East.
    We talk about
    • Why she only lasted 2 weeks in her first & only job!
    • How she started and scaled her first business
    • Mother’s guilt and its effect on her health & business
    • Why she shut down her marketing agency without a plan b
    • Clarity on her priorities and values
    • How she started making money online working only 3-4 hours a day, around her daughter’s schedule
    • How and where the idea for ‘I have a dream show’ was born
    You’ll learn
    • How she leverages her time and connections to create multiple streams of income from a single online platform
    • Serving, problem solving & entrepreneurship
    • Why she puts herself in the shoes of her target customer
    • Sneak-peak to her upcoming book – ‘9 to Shine’.
    ‘’If you focus on serving others, then you’re looked after.’’ – Fizz Shah

    Your resources:
    • Website
    • Podcast
    • Facebook

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    • 29 min
    S1E32: Finding Freedom from Oppression with Fizz Shah - Part 1

    S1E32: Finding Freedom from Oppression with Fizz Shah - Part 1

    Finding Freedom from Oppression with Fizz Shah – Part 1
    Today’s Guest
    In this interview on the Start Anew Show with Fizz Shah, we unfold her incredible journey of finding freedom. We are not talking about freedom to work from home or from the beach but freedom to be herself, to speak her mind and follow her dreams. This is the story of a young woman who spends the first 23 years of her life behind a veil, oppressed by her family and the society. She shares with us her story of how she breaks away from the shackles and finds freedom in a foreign land.
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    If you like the show, we would be so grateful if you would consider leaving the show a review in iTunes or Stitcher Radio (for Android/Windows users). A couple minutes of your time can help the show immensely! Thank YOU!
    Fizz Shah is an online entrepreneur and a fellow Londoner. She enjoys a life of freedom that our friends in America fondly refer to as the ‘laptop lifestyle’. She is the host of ‘I Have a Dream Show’ that you can find on YouTube and iTunes.

    We talk about:
    • Being the daughter of a prominent royal family in the middle east
    • Being trained and groomed to be a wife
    “Women are considered temporary visitors of a home.'' – Fizz Shah
    • Being punished for giving birth to a daughter
    • Arranged marriage & polygamy
    • How motherhood awakened the courage of a lioness
    “Giving life gave me life!'' – Fizz Shah
    • The perception that everything a woman says or does reflects on the men of her family
    • How women are controlled in different ways in the East and the West

    Click here for part 2 of this interview when Fizz Shah talks about the challenges and practicalities of starting anew in a foreign country, with an infant in her arms and nothing but a bag of clothes and a gold bracelet.
    “You don’t have to accept your current reality as your ultimate reality. '' – Fizz Shah

    Your Resources:
    • Website
    • Podcast

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    • 21 min
    S1E31: Theatre to Corporate to Consulting with Ron Carucci – Part 2

    S1E31: Theatre to Corporate to Consulting with Ron Carucci – Part 2

    Theatre to Corporate to Consulting with Ron Carucci – Part 2

    Today’s Guest:
    In this interview on the Start Anew Show, Ron Carucci puts his leadership consultant hat on and coaches entrepreneurs and start-up founders on how to lead your StartUp to GrowUp phase.
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    If you like the show, we would be so grateful if you would consider leaving the show a review in iTunes or Stitcher Radio (for Android/Windows users). A couple minutes of your time can help the show immensely! Thank YOU!
    Ron Carucci has spent the last several years exploring his new passion of ushering in the next generation of leaders, helping organizations connect multi-generational workplaces.
    Click here for part 1 of this interview when Ron unfolds his various career transitions and how he found his sweet spot, making money doing what he loves and making an impact with it.
    You’ll Learn:
    • How baby startups go through some mitosis just like an infant in the womb
    • Knowing the difference between opportunism and impulsivity
    • Why most founding entrepreneurs can’t let go & how it hurts the business
    • Going from StartUp to GrowUp
    • Why the best contribution of a founder or leader is at the strategic level
    • Why it’s essential to build capacity for coordinating and operational activities
    • Stepping back from working IN the business to working ON it
    Your Resources:
    • Website
    • LinkedIn
    • Ron at Forbes
    • Ron’s latest article in Harvard Business Review

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    • 10 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

TheCoypu ,

Loving it!

This is such a brilliant podcast! I've been binge-listening to it. Full of great ideas and clear explanations. I find it really energising and love the guests.

What a find!

JOINUPDOTS ,

Another UK Podcaster Takes On The World

As a fellow podcaster myself I know how hard it is to create a new show that finds its feet quickly. Sumbul has done a great job with this show. Audio quality is great. The content is spot on. I think we have a new star in the podcasting world!

M_Glover_88 ,

Great show

Awesome show! Great info and inspiring interviews. Plus, I love the cover art too!

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