300 episodes

John Garrett’s research involves talking with rock star professionals who realize that who you are is so much more than what you do. Accountants, consultants, lawyers and other professionals everywhere are doing some cool things after they leave the office. We discuss how these outside-of-work interests impact their career.

What's Your "And"? John Garrett

    • Careers
    • 4.9, 33 Ratings

John Garrett’s research involves talking with rock star professionals who realize that who you are is so much more than what you do. Accountants, consultants, lawyers and other professionals everywhere are doing some cool things after they leave the office. We discuss how these outside-of-work interests impact their career.

    297: Jackeline Valez is a Tech Sales Director & Ashtanga Yogi [podcast]

    297: Jackeline Valez is a Tech Sales Director & Ashtanga Yogi [podcast]

    Jackeline Velez talks about her transformation from having no hobbies and lacking fulfillment in life to discovering yoga, changing her habits, and finding a great workplace culture at Xero! She also talks about her improvements in life contributed to her professional success!

    • 30 min
    296: Scott Usher is an Accountant & Actor [podcast]

    296: Scott Usher is an Accountant & Actor [podcast]

    Scott Usher returns to the podcast from episode #61 to talk about his recent performances as a theatre actor, how having connections with colleagues can make you more effective at your job, and examples of how Bader Martin encourages building these connections!

    • 13 min
    295: Max Eckstein is a COO & Aussie Rules Football Player [podcast]

    295: Max Eckstein is a COO & Aussie Rules Football Player [podcast]

    Max Eckstein talks about how he discovered Aussie Rules Football and how his experiences in playing have helped him become more resilient to challenges and a better leader both on the field and in the office!

    • 33 min
    294: Byron Patrick is a VP & Horse Farmer [podcast]

    294: Byron Patrick is a VP & Horse Farmer [podcast]

    Byron returns to the podcast from episode #64  to talk about his latest project with expanding his barn, buying a new horse, and his newfound hobby with his one-wheel!

    • 16 min
    293: Danielle Supkis Cheek is a Forensics Accountant & Sewer [podcast]

    293: Danielle Supkis Cheek is a Forensics Accountant & Sewer [podcast]

    Danielle Supkis Cheek talks about how her grandfather, who was a tailor before working for NASA, got her into sewing and how she rediscovered her passion for it after realizing she needed a creative outlet outside of work! She also talks about how she puts the hobbies of other co-workers over her own in part to make it a more comfortable environment to share!

    • 27 min
    292: Chris Ekimoff is an Investigative Accountant & Podcaster [podcast]

    292: Chris Ekimoff is an Investigative Accountant & Podcaster [podcast]

    Chris Ekimoff returns to the podcast to talk about his new hobbies with running and starting his new podcast, inSecurities. He also talks about what he does around the workplace as a director to encourage an open workplace!

    • 18 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
33 Ratings

33 Ratings

Embart15 ,

Very interesting thinking

You will have a blast listening to the podcast and learn that it is not always about professionalism but more about relationships to be successful at work.

Ryan Bartholomee ,

John Garrett is insightful and hilarious

You will have a fantastic time listening to John and his interviewees as you get inspired to share your hobbies and passions with others - even in the workplace.

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Great concept, great ideas, great people. I'll do what I can to share and support the green apple mission.

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