Shaun K Anderson has honest and gritty conversations with business leaders/owners/operators in New Zealand about their mental wellness journeys.
Connor Adams - Grave Runners & L'Affare Coffee
Connor and I chat about the pressures of account management in the coffee industry, the lasting effects and impact of suicide, and Connor shares the purpose of his mental clarity initiative - Grave Runners. WARNING: This episode contains discussion around suicide.
Jamie Robert Johnston - Everybody Eats
Jamie Robert Johnston AKA Sauce Boss Head Chef at Everybody Eats shares his experiences with depression and anxiety, experiencing foster homes and adoption as a child and the benefits of counseling.
Quarantined with Shaun K: and Sophie Gilmour
Sophie wrote an awesome article in The Spinoff titled "Hospitality is broken and the Covid-19 crisis gives us the chance to fix it. We discuss the many great points raised in this article, and 'blue-sky' what the future could look like.
Quarantined with Shaun K: and James Bennie (Wellington NZ)
There are resources and help out there for hospo business owners. James Bennie is the Business Growth Manager for Wellington NZ and shares some valuable information about some of the resources that are available. We also talk about the transition for businesses from level 4 to 3; HR considerations, contactless ordering and much more...
Quarantined with Shaun K: and Renee Coulter (Coco's Cantina)
Great korero with Renee Coulter about pre and post lockdown, what the next 6 months may look like, and the robustness of the hospitality industry leading up the pandemic.
Quarantined with Shaun K: and Sean Golding (Shepherd, Goldings Free Dive)
Sean shares some positivity with us musings about what's around this lockdown corner. He also shares some sage advice for operators navigating the current landscape.
Real approachable honest chats about hospitality and mental health.
Hang in there!
Just found your poddie- looking forward to listening to your back catalogue on the eve of lock down. Gonna need all the content we can get! Great ramble, keep it going, some good ideas on how we’re going to get through this.
Chill Conversations on Intense Topics
Totally love this podcast series! Shaun delivers some pretty important and intense topics in a really easy to listen to manner. Keep cranking out the quality conversations!