CU 12: Carren Smith, Soul Survivor

Our special guest in this episode is Carren Smith, a courageous and incredible woman who has touched the hearts and lives of thousands and thousands of people all around the world.

Carren is now an inspiring speaker who has made more than 800 professional presentations, sharing her story of survival and the pathway she has followed to a life that is thriving.

An author of books including “Soul Survivor” and for magazines including “Marie Clare”, “Empower”, “Insight”, “Business Matters”, “APN”, “Dare Magazine”, “Spark Magazine” and others, Carren has also been featured on 60 Minutes, ABC Radio, Prime Radio, Chanel 7, Channel 9 and others.

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CU 11: Larry Gilman, Hollywood & Broadway Star

Our special guest in this episode, Larry Gilman, has lived within the media, stage & film worlds for more than 30 years
and has pretty much done EVERYTHING
or won everything in that time!
And we’re not joking!!

Larry has worked as an actor, writer and director for some of the biggest movie studios in the world, including Paramount, Universal & Columbia in films such as COOL RUNNINGS, REPO MEN, WOMAN IN RED & DEATH WISH, on TV shows such as MASH, HILL STREET BLUES, COLUMBO, TEXAS RANGERS and Broadway hit, THE RITZ.

He has also a renowned communication coach who has led more than 1000 communication workshops across around the world

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CU 10: Peter Jones, Event Manager Extraordinaire

Our guest today is one of Australia’s leading event producers, with over 1200 shows in both Australia and overseas for clients including the Australian Football League, Grand Prix, Qantas and Australian Olympic Committee.

He has been the recipient of 24 awards from the meeting & events industry association of Australia, including being inducted into the hall of fame in 2 categories.

Some of his recent events have included – Visits to Melbourne by both Her Majesty the Queen and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark, Oprah Winfrey and the AFL Grand Final Parade.

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CU 08: Cyndi O’Meara, Nutritionist & Author

Our special guest, Cyndi O’Meara, is the international best-selling author of “Changing Habits Changing Lives” and “Companion Cookbook”, as well as being an internationally acclaimed nutritionist & speaker, an award winning business woman and a proud and active mother of 3!

Don’t miss this great episode of Careers Unplugged with Cyndi, share her story, learn from her experiences and insights and be inspired!

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CU 07: Vince Sorrenti, Comedy Legend

Our special guest Vince Sorrenti is one of Australia’s best loved comic entertainers. He has won a MO award for stand up comedian of the year, a gold medal at the New York Film Festival for his documentary  “No Laughing Matter” and currently performs over 200 shows a year

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CU 06: Sports Legend, Max Walker

Our guest special in this episode, Max Walker, is a Member of the Order of Australia, a former professional sportsman in 2 sports, both australian football and international cricket, an architect, an author with 7 number 1 bestselling books, a media celebrity and much-loved sports commentator.

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CU 04: Jenny Butcher, HR Director

Our special guest in this episode, Jenny Butcher, is one of Australia’s most highly regarded Human Resource Directors.

Jenny has worked in both the Commercial & not for profit sectors and also as a consultant, holding a range of leadership roles at organizations including Accenture, Hudson & Logical Edge and has helped clients such as Sensis, Johnson & Johnson, Janssen-Cilag, Perpetual and Visy.

Jenny talks openly about her own experiences and also passes on valuable advice about how to create a ‘business case’ to be recruited!

Don’t miss this episode with Jenny.

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CU 03: Jim O’Connor, Micro Brewer & Entrepreneur

Our guest on Careers Unplugged this week, Jim O’Connor, started working for one of the world’s largest accounting advisory firms, Andersen, whilst in his early 20s, taking him across Asia in different roles. He later acquired, managed and sold a successful agricultural business with his brother, before embarking on an entirely different journey… as founder and co-owner of boutique brewery, The Fortitude Brewing company.

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