136 episodes

This is ONE OF 8 BILLION, a podcast about all of us.

We all have a story, don’t we? We’ve all had successes and failures, joy and disappointment, love and sadness. And yet, we’ve all made it to here… to right now! Our stories are one amongst eight billion others… eight billion other stories, each of them unique, each of them grand in their own way, and each of them a window into the humanity that connects us all. ONE OF 8 BILLION tells the life stories of people from around the world. More at 1of8b.com


ONE OF 8 BILLION is supported by TEN7, a technology studio whose mission is to Make Things That Matter. Online at ten7.com

ONE OF 8 BILLION TEN7

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 38 Ratings

This is ONE OF 8 BILLION, a podcast about all of us.

We all have a story, don’t we? We’ve all had successes and failures, joy and disappointment, love and sadness. And yet, we’ve all made it to here… to right now! Our stories are one amongst eight billion others… eight billion other stories, each of them unique, each of them grand in their own way, and each of them a window into the humanity that connects us all. ONE OF 8 BILLION tells the life stories of people from around the world. More at 1of8b.com


ONE OF 8 BILLION is supported by TEN7, a technology studio whose mission is to Make Things That Matter. Online at ten7.com

    Amy Spurling: Imagining the Future of People Ops

    Amy Spurling: Imagining the Future of People Ops

    For Amy Spurling, the future of work is all about people. As CEO of Compt, Amy is helping companies reimagine the way they take care of their employees to create a more inclusive, more productive, happier workplace.

    • 31 min
    Lee Mills: Creating Moments of Shared Beauty

    Lee Mills: Creating Moments of Shared Beauty

    Whether he’s bringing new life to great compositions, or he’s helping an audience connect with the music in a meaningful way, orchestra conductor Lee Mills finds joy in creating moments of beauty.

    • 41 min
    Ernesto Tagwerker: The Precious Value of Time

    Ernesto Tagwerker: The Precious Value of Time

    As a husband, father, and the founder of software boutique, OmbuLabs, Ernesto Tagwerker has many demands on his time. Fortunately, his experiences growing up in Buenos Aires, traveling, and starting his own businesses have taught him to value his time and to use it wisely.

    • 39 min
    Tolu Adeleye: Spreading Passion for Tennis and Life

    Tolu Adeleye: Spreading Passion for Tennis and Life

    For Tolu Adeleye, opportunity is a gift to be nurtured and shared, and sports are a way to even the playing field for kids around the world. That’s why he co-founded AJ Tennis Academy International, using tennis to help kids in emerging economies achieve their potential.

    • 30 min
    Jeff Eaton: Creating Sense from Complexity

    Jeff Eaton: Creating Sense from Complexity

    Jeff Eaton has always been driven to find order in the complex, whether he was teaching himself programming skills or re-evaluating his relationship with faith and religion. Now, as Partner at Autogram, he’s helping large companies make sense of their digital worlds.

    • 53 min
    Sven Sundgaard: Changing Our Relationship with Planet Earth

    Sven Sundgaard: Changing Our Relationship with Planet Earth

    Even as a kid, Sven Sundgaard was driven by curiosity. He noticed snow levels were declining in Minnesota and he wondered why. His curiosity led him to become a meteorologist and to dedicate himself to educating people about the need to live in harmony with the planet.

    • 38 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
38 Ratings

38 Ratings

etagwerker ,

Great questions and guests!

I’ve really enjoyed this podcast. So far my favorite guest has been Wil Reynolds! Ivan is a great host who keeps the flow of the conversation going. ❤️

factory floor ,

Solid conversations with a solid crew!

Had a great chat with Ivan! Thanks for having me and wish you guys continued success with TEN7 and the “One of 8 Billion” podcast!

Eva Lovisa Nelson ,

Absolutely Delightful!

I love the human-focused mission of TEN7! Thank you spotlighting unique stories and bringing hope and optimism to your listeners!

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