Podcast Episodes

  • #19 Influencers

    Influencers are a relatively new phenomenom. Or are they? Your hosts Aaron and Linda talk about the role of influencers in helping promote a brand. Modern-day influencers can wield a lot of... well... influence, but how do you connect with them and solicit their support?

  • #18 Starting an eCommerce Business

    Join your co-hosts Linda and Aaron for today's episode of the NextGen Business Podcast. Aaron shares how he started his online fashion business, some of the challenges he's overcome along the way and his tips for starting an eCommerce business.

  • #17 Brandon’s Burn Bags

    They say that the simplest of ideas bring the greatest success. Linda and Aaron are joined by Brandon Romany who founded Brandon's Burn Bags - a firewood delivery service. Find out how his business took off and what it took to get there.

  • #16 How to Become a Motivational Speaker

    Does the thought of bright lights and travel appeal to you? Today's episode focuses on the business of being a Motivational Speaker. Who better to ask than our very own co-host Linda Ockwell-Jenner, President of Motivational Steps! Join Linda and Aaron for a candid look at the professional speaking business.

  • #15 Starting a Business in the Trades

    Today's guest is Nathan Parsons of Verve Electric. He joins your hosts Linda and Aaron to discuss how he became the owner of his own electrical business and the journey he took to get there.

  • #14 Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

    In this weeks episode, your hosts Linda and Aaron, are joined by professional copywriter and voiceover talent, Dennis Lewis. The conversation takes a look at Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and how this may be experienced from the classroom to the workplace.

  • #13 Autism Awareness

    Aaron and Linda are back with another episode, and this week have a fascinating discussion with Michael Marino and his experiences building a successful venture supporting people with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

  • #12 Starting a Job Remotely

    Today's guest Jesse Ariss joins your hosts Linda and Aaron, to share his experiences of starting a new job remotely. The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we do a number of things and starting a new job is no exception.

  • #11 How Has COVID-19 Affected You?

    The COVID-19 pandemic has affected us all. Whether it's changed how we work, or impacted how we study, there's been a shift that many of us have had to deal with. Your hosts Linda and Aaron discuss some of the ways COVID-19 has impacted business, study and life in general.

  • #10 Overseas Studies

    Have you ever thought about studying overseas? We hear from Jacobe Ross, who has just completed his studies overseas in Ireland. Linda and Aaron spend some time to learn about Jacobe's experience of studying in Ireland during COVID-19, and why he decided to GO FOR IT!