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The MCM London Interviews - Overwatch - Mercy, Zarya and Genji - Lucie Pohl, Gaku Space and Dolya Gavanski
Jul 1 • 10 min
More MCM interview goodness - this time the Overwatch voice actors took to the press room. Actor and stand-up comedian Lucie Pohl (Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Red Dwarf) plays Overwatch’s resident guardian angel Mercy. A peerless healer,…
The MCM London Interviews - GTAV - Shawn Fonteno, Ned Luke, Steven Ogg
Jun 24 • 13 min
On with the MCM Sessions! And this time it’s the guys from Grand Theft Auto V. Ned Luke, Shawn Fonteno and Steven Ogg voice the three playable protagonists of Rockstar’s acclaimed gangster drama, which is set in the fictionalised LA of Los Santos. Ned…
The MCM London Interviews - Tara Sands
Jun 17 • 9 min
Bulbasaur! Yes, Tara Sands was the original Bulbasuar in the Pokemon Anime. She was one of the guests at MCM London Comic Con and we went along to meet her.Her voice can be heard on hundreds of radio and TV commercials, audiobooks, video games, and on…
The MCM London Interviews - John DiMaggio
Jun 10 • 10 min
We’re in between seasons so will be filling your ears with all the MCM London Comic Con press interviews. Up first - it’s the voice of Bender, Jake the Dog, Joker, Wakka, Marcus Fenix, Aquaman, Galactus, Lunatik and many more besides. Ladies and…
59 - +7 Intelligence - How games impact society with Ches Hall
Jun 3 • 29 min
First of all I’m sorry to you dear listeners and sorry to Ches. I don’t know what happened to my audio but I am a little Daleky. With that said… CHES HALL! The host of +7 INtelligence, the podcast all about how games impact society, joined me (Robin) to…
58 - 3D Body Scanning for Fitness
May 20 • 24 min
Coach Austin has a new toy. He’s quite excited. So what is it? How does it work? Can it measure body fat? What benefit does it offer over tradition measuring? Can you have a little 3d figure made out of it for dungeons and dragons? (this last question may…
57 - How to Make Long Distance Relationships Work
May 13 • 44 min
Rami The Gutsy Geek is not a fan of long distance relationships. His longest one lasted a month, and she only lived one city away. But many geeks meet their significant other online, at conventions or events, and date across cities, countries, and…
56 - Getting a Job in the Film Industry - Interview with Colin Wallace
May 6 • 43 min
Robin met Colin at Insomnia62. Colin was at the SpecialEffect community party and wearing a bear kigu. Naturally Robin spoke with him almost immediately to find out who he was and what he was doing dressed as a bear. 4 weeks later and here’s Colin Wallace…
55 - A Career in Esports: Interview with James Banks
Apr 29 • 41 min
James Banks has been in esports for years. From a player in Counter Strike, Street Fighter V and Tekken, to his current place as a top commentator and host. His career has taken many turns, including engineering and journalism, and taken him around the…
54 - 420 Special - Coach Austin on CBD
Apr 22 • 21 min
Powering Up with CBD!? This 4/20 Episode Special is about Coach Austin’s personal experience with taking Cannabidiol, CBD, for the last six weeks in helping him through his day to day from daily workouts to running errands. He goes into detail about how…
53 - An introduction to UK eSports - Interview with Barrage eSports’ Jeff Simpkins
Apr 15 • 33 min
eSports! Coahcing for Geeks founder, Robin Bates, is a complete an utter eSports N00b. At least he was until he went to Insomnia62 and PAX East…Eyes opened to the world of professional gaming he sought wisdom, and found it in Jeff Simpkins from Barrage…
52 - Dating - Being Competitive and Dating After Divorce - Interview With Suzie the SingleDatingDiva
Apr 8 • 45 min
Dating is rough for everyone. But it’s especially rough if you’ve just gotten divorced and have been out of the game for a long time!In this week’s episode, Rami interviews Suzie, the Single Dating Diva, about how she helps clients who have been out of…
51 - Caving in High Heels - Interview with Amazonian Cosplay, Beth Malcolm
Apr 1 • 38 min
Beth Malcolm, AKA Amazonian Cosplay, takes her work to the next level. She not only hand crafts her work, which has included Cersei Lannister, Flemeth, Queen Hippolyta and more, but also treks out into the wilderness to take scenic photographs. Follow…
50 - Gymtimidation with Coach Austin
Mar 25 • 29 min
The gym. The hulking beasts and clanking machinery. The lithe and the petite and the muscular gathered together to sweat and grunt and… And that’s a very limited few of the standard gymnasium’s clientelle. Coach Austin of Hyper Strength and Conditioning…
49: Dark Elves, Drunk Bears, and Sean Bean - interview with tabletop RPG designer Grant Howitt
Mar 11 • 55 min
Grant Howitt designs tabletop roleplaying games. Some are utterly bonkers and demand the use of hats and/or toilet paper. Some are dark and challenging such as his latest work, Spire. All of them have a distinct Grant Howitt flavour runining through…
48: How to Make a Mobile Game: Gravity Dash with Jedd Goble of Free Range Robots
Mar 4 • 30 min
Endless runners! From Canabalt to Jetpack Joyride - Even Mario got in on the act. Now Jedd Goble of Free Range Robots is getting ready to release Gravity Dash, a gravity-flipping take on the genre. Robin met Jedd to chat about his game, the inspiration,…
47: Fitness - Afterburn (not afterburner by SEGA, sorry, but we might talk about that soon too)
Feb 25 • 28 min
Look, I REALLY wanted a picture from SEGA’s classic After Burner but I’m currently schmoozing some of SEGA’s employees to come on the show and don’t want to piss them off. So you’ll have to make do with a F-14 Tomcat.With that said Coach Austin tackles…
46: Dating - How Geeky Interests Make You More Attractive - Interview with Brad and Mike from Too Old To Date
Feb 18 • 57 min
Sometimes people get divorced. Sometimes you find yourself in your thirties and hopelessly lost in the new world of dating. Sometimes you turn all of that into a romantic comedy podcast. In this week’s episode, Rami interviews Brad and Mike, the creators…
45: Geek/Business - I Opened a Wizard’s Shop. Interview with Oliver Dall.
Feb 11 • 39 min
Ahh holidays, vacations, time away. New adventures, new cultures, an opportunity to think about ideas that you don’t have time to cover.Oliver Dall went to India, gatecrashed an amusements expo, and came back with the idea to open a wizarding shop. Not…
44: Geek/Business - How to Start a Convention - UnCon - Interview with Darius and Jayde
Feb 4 • 44 min
We love conventions at CfG! Meeting new people, playing games, cosplay, buying things and more! Darius and Jayde of All Around the Board accidentally started their own convention… UnCon is heading towards its third weekend on 21st-22nd April 2018 and I…
43: Fitness - The Magic of Intermittent Fasting
Jan 28 • 20 min
I’ll be honest, I haven’t actually listened to this episode yet (yay for technology) but I expect Coach Austin will talk about the myths and facts of intermittent fasting, in his inimitable, excitable, manner. Coming at you from Hyper Strength and…
42: Dating - Battletoads and the Game of Love
Jan 21 • 32 min
When he grew up in the 90s, Rami learned to play a bunch of old games that were hard as nails. His NES was filled with challenges that gave him the skills he needed to succeed in the dating world. If you’re a gamer, you have those skills too! In this…
41: The History of Videogames exhibition - interview with Mark Ashmore of Future Artists
Jan 14 • 25 min
Arcade machines. Once upon a time you’d find them in chip shops, shopping centres, and arcades full of flashing lights, bleeping sountracks, and smoking youths shovelling 10 pence piece after 10 pence piece into the coin slot.Here in the UK the arcades…
40: LIfe - Handling Criticism without being a dick
Jan 7 • 21 min
CfG just got a bunch of frankly quite rude comments on one of our Facebook ads. Once upon a time Robin would have flown into a furious bout of anger and self doubt, flip flopping more than the shoe of the same name.This time he went ‘whatever’ and wrote…
39: CfG Past, Present, and Future
Dec 31, 2017 • 19 min
Robin looks back at what the Coaching for Geeks team has achieved since March 2017, where they are now, and reveals what’s in store for 2018. Join the Coaching for Geeks Awesome Club at www.cfgshortcut.com and smash 2018 in its stupid face Want to date…
38: Geek - Boardgames! Interview with Quinns from Shut Up & Sit Down
Dec 17, 2017 • 16 min
What happens when Robin’s throat is so swollen he can’t really speak?You get a replay of last Christmas’ interview with Quinns from Shut Up & Sit Down, becasue boardgames are awesome and you should play more of them. Quintin Smith, or Quinns as he is…
37: Geek - Projekt Indie, Interview with Emma Spalding Plus! the Great Winter Indie Steam Key Giveaway!
Dec 10, 2017 • 62 min
Indie Games! Turns out they’re almost indefinable, and bring a whole world of games to PC, console, and tabletop.Robin chatted with Emma Spalding of Projekt Indie to talk all things indie, starting a gaming blog, and turning it into a career. You know…
36: Life - Live Your Purpose, Interview with Mastin Kipp
Dec 3, 2017 • 47 min
What is purpose? Where does it come from? Why do some find it hard to uncover?Mastin Kipp is an American entrepreneur, best-selling author, and renowned public speaker. Mastin is the creator of Functional Life Coaching™, an innovative, unique and…
35: Dating/Life - How to be Confident when Things are Falling Apart - Interview with lead singer JP Lachapelle
Nov 26, 2017 • 57 min
Rami the dating coach is back! This week he interviews his old friend JP Lachapelle, the former lead singer of multiple bands, including Mire and Keychain. They talk about confidence, and how to build confidence as a geek. They discover the secrets to…
34: FItness - 5 Tips to Level Up Your Health for n00bs with Sam Pogue, Level 100 Onnit Warrior.
Nov 22, 2017 • 75 min
Coach Austin calls upon one of the highest ranked coaches in the fitness Industry, Sam Pogue, Director of Strategic Partnerships for Onnit & founder of the Fitness Breakroom Podcast to share his XP points with the Coaching for Geeks tribe. Fitness…
33: Fitness/Dating - Exercise to Improve Your Sexual Performance
Nov 19, 2017 • 27 min
>>> STOP THE PRESSES! HOW TO GET A DATE IN 72 HOURS WEBINAR - https://events.genndi.com/register/169105139238468919/c66efd8f93 <<<Bom Chikka Wah WahOhhhhhhhh yeahhhhhh. Coach Austin knows his way around ALL the equipment in the gym. It’s time to get…
32: Dating - How to Meet and Talk to Women at a Bar
Nov 17, 2017 • 51 min
>>>> UPDATE - HOW TO GET A DATE IN 72 HOURS WEBINAR - https://events.genndi.com/register/169105139238468919/c66efd8f93 - Wednesday Novermber 22nd 2017 <<<<Bars. People still meet in them. For real. How do you approach someone? How do you speak to someone?…
31 - Geek - Top 5 Geeky London Activities - Interview with the London Geek, Hannah Cowton
Nov 12, 2017 • 37 min
London! City of fish & chips, Big Ben, The Queen, ESports stadia, immersive experiences, and conventions of all kinds. Hannah Cowton, The London Geek, joins Robin as they share their Top 5 Geeky things to do in That London. Hannah is an up-and-coming…
30 - Dating - When a geek girl uses a geek guy’s guide to dating - geek dating interview
Nov 12, 2017 • 43 min
Rami is a top tier dating coach for geeks, adn joined Coaching for Geeks earlier in 2017. Last year, he created a dating guide for men - Level Up Your Dating - to help them meet more women. But what happens when a woman gets hold of the guide? PLOT TWIST!…
Bonus Episode - Geek - Red Dwarf Interview, Chris Barrie, Robert Llewellyn, Danny John-Jules, Hattie Hayridge at MCM London Comic Con 2017
Nov 4, 2017 • 22 min
Cor that’s a long title! Robin went to MCM London Comic Con 2017 as press (fancy!). This is the undedited audio of the Red Dwarf press conference. It was just too good to mess with. You can get all our convention coverage at…
29 - Life - Make your gamer mindset work for you - The Level Up Challenge
Oct 22, 2017 • 26 min
Robin loves to game. Robin stayed up late playing Golf Story and so is sat at 9:30 on a Saturday night recording and editing instead of down hs mate’s house playing the latest Jackbox Part Pack. Gamer mindset is capable of some amazing things. It also…
28 - Fitness - Top Ten n00b Fitness Mistakes
Oct 15, 2017 • 36 min
Ready to hit start and commence your fitness adventure? Coach Austin has his top ten mistakes that fitness n00bs make - so that you can avoid them all and get on with leveling up! We love hearing from our listenrs - let Coach Austin know how you get on at…
27 - Geek - Super-Psych: The Psychology of Marvel’s Defenders - Interview with Heather Ness
Oct 7, 2017 • 35 min
Heather Ness, Professor of Psychology at Middle Georgia State University and author of Broken Heroes: An Unofficial Guide to the Trauma and Psychology of Marvel’s Defenders, met wth Robin to discuss why we love less than perfect heroes, how her book opens…
26 - Dating - Don’t be afraid of the 3D Girl with Rami and Serenity
Oct 1, 2017 • 43 min
It’s October and Rami the Gutsy Geek takes the CfG mic for the first time and interviews girl geek, Serenity.They cover the important topics of where to meet people, the Canadian DDR scene, how having skills is attractive, how to approach someone, and…
25 - Geek - SpecialEffect; interview with Mark Saville
Sep 24, 2017 • 35 min
Imagine being unable to game due to an accident or progressive condition. SpecialEffect takes on the challenge of giving gaming back to people through bespoke solutions of engineering, software, advice and support.Mark Saville joined Robin to talk about…
24 - Fitness - Strength vs Power with Coach Austin
Sep 17, 2017 • 22 min
Coach Austin of Hyper Strenth and Conditoning takes on strength and power! What do they mean? How can you have more? What’s the difference? How much like being a pokemon trainer is it? Does shouting help you reach 9000? All this and more in Epsiode 24 -…
23 - Geek - Cosplay 101 with Amanda Conley (or how I learned to stop worrying and embrace the dollar stores)
Sep 10, 2017 • 36 min
Friend of the show, panellist, writer, and cosplayer Amanda Conley joins Robin to talk about starting out in cosplay.How accurate doed it need to be? Can I dress as a lady? Where do you find the potentially strange clothes needed? What about makeup and…
22 - Geek - Game Design; Cooking Rumble with Emilio Estrada
Sep 3, 2017 • 42 min
Cooking Rumble was designed from the start to enable Emilio to play games with his young daughter. Robin met with him to discuss the complexities of designing a game that works for different ages at the same time, Mexico’s growing game design scene, and…
21 - Fitness - Heroes and Villains of Diet with Coach Austin
Aug 27, 2017 • 22 min
What’s the deal with fat these days? Sugar? Carbs? Help us Coach Austin! You’re our only hope! Austin sets the record straight with the myths around what’s good and bad food to help you make the right choices for you, and find your own heroes. Join our…
20 - Geek - RPG Session - Masks: A New Generation with Lloyd Gyan
Aug 20, 2017 • 145 min
Lloyd joined me back in episode 12, an introduction to role playing games, and promised to return to run Masks: A New Generation for us. Episode 12 quickly became one of our most listened and 8 episodes later Lloyd returns to lead a group of players…
19 - Geek - D&D for Charity with Liam from FURN Gaming
Aug 13, 2017 • 41 min
Liam and his buddies at FURN Gaming play Dungeons & Dragons and have a weekly YouTube show of their adventuring exploits. Now they’re taking on Gary Gygax’s infamous Tomb of Horrors in a 24 hour livestream for mental health charity Mind. Robin met with…
18 - Geek - Automation of Vehicles with Josh Whitley of AutonomouStuff
Aug 6, 2017 • 22 min
When will the Johnny Cabs of Total Recall become reality? Robin meets with Josh Whitely, Lead Software Engineer at AutonomouStuff, the world’s foremost supplier of software, engineer, and compononents that enable automation, to discuss the future, ethics,…
17 - Fitness - Three Fitness Myths with Coach Austin
Jul 30, 2017 • 25 min
Coach Austin returns with his top 3 pernicious and unflinching fitness myths that just don’t want to go away. Getting past these myths will help everyone level up faster on their fitness adventure. Also he does a fine line in ‘Soccer Mom’ voices. Join the…
16 - Geek - Game Design; Beasts of Balance with Tim Burrell-Saward
Jul 23, 2017 • 40 min
Lead designer at Sensible Object, Tim Burrell-Saward, joins Robin for a chat about the Beasts of Balance development process, turning a co-op game into something with more teeth, and what dinosaur he’d be. Beasts of Balance is a co-operative, app…
15 - Fitness - Coach Austin Approaches! - Level 1 Fitness
Jul 16, 2017 • 17 min
A New Challenger Approaches! Austin Toloza of Hyper Strength and Conditioning joins the Coaching for Geeks team to take your power level beyond 9000! Level 1 features Coach Austin’s 3 top tips for losing weight. Join our geeky community for more…
14 - Geek - How to be a Great Fan with Amanda Conley
Jul 9, 2017 • 36 min
Robin meets with Amanda Conley, blogger, panellist, writer, cosplayer, owner of too many YuGiOh cards, and self-styled ‘princess of unpopular opinions’, to discuss fandoms and how to be a great fan.It can be challenging to share your love of a fandom in…
13 - Life - Figuring out your values
Jul 2, 2017 • 21 min
Most people don’t know what’s impotant to them until they sit down and figure it out. If you don’t know what’s important to you then you’ll lack motivation to get things done. In this epsiode Robin talks about his experience of not honouring his own…
12 - Geek - An introduction to Role Playing Games with Lloyd Gyan
Jun 25, 2017 • 37 min
Have you ever wanted to be a wizard, fingertips crackling with electricity as you destroy the minions of the undead? Perhaps a kitten with laser eyes is more your jam? Or maybe you want to be one of a hive of Sean Beans, attempting to undo the curse of…
11 - Geek - Animal Ailments; turning an idea into a game with Alex Rowntree
Jun 18, 2017 • 31 min
Robin (with a cough) meets Alex Rowntree of Bazaar Broz - creator of Animal Ailments, a miming party game, to talk about his inspiration, turning an idea into a real boxed game, and the road to Essen 2017. Join our geeky facebook gang www.cfgshortcut.com…
10 - Dating - Making the First Move
Jun 12, 2017 • 26 min
It’s a last-minute epsiode from Paula and it’s a bit of a general intro to dating with some advice on maing the first move. Now we’ll be honest here… we were let down and had to pull something out of the bag, so this isn’t the best-prepared epsiode, but…
9 - Geek - Black Widow: Origins
May 30, 2017 • 39 min
It’s a midweek bonus episode! Robin has a chat with Allison Powell and Sean Monguso, writer/producer/star and director of Black Widow: Origins, a Natalia Romanova fan film which explores the early days of Black Widow and her time in the KGB. Join the CfG…
8 - Geek/FItness - Quidditch Premier League
May 28, 2017 • 23 min
Robin meets with the people behind, and trying out for, the UK Quidditch Premier League to find out their motivation, hopes for teh sport, and where it’s heading. It’s not all Harry Potter LARPing, it’s a proper full-contact sport, and the season is about…
7 - Life - Confidence
May 19, 2017 • 29 min
Robin was not a confident boy, but he’s learned how to speak on stage, helm a podcast, perform at interviews, thrive at parties and more. Confidence can be learned, and today Robin and Paula share some prtcical tips to start you on our way. Join our gang…
6 - Life - How Memory Works - Evelina Dzimanaviciute
May 14, 2017 • 29 min
Evelina of Be Your Light joins Robin to talk about memory - how it works, why it sometimes doesn’t, reptiles, evolution, and to introduce a 5 day Improve Your Memory challenge. Never lose your keys again* Join us at www.cfgshortcut.com Join the Group and…
5 - Life - Body Shapes
May 7, 2017 • 24 min
Paula takes Robin through the basics of dressing different male body shapes, to help everyone look their best. For examples, advice, group support and more, join our gang at: www.cfgshortcut.com
4 - Geek - Knightmares, Ghosts, and Role Playing - Paul Flannery
Apr 30, 2017 • 35 min
Robin has a chat with Paul Flannery, in a north London pub, about bringing back the classic UK kids’ TV show ‘Knightmare’, meeting your heroes, his time in the Crystal Maze, and his other shows and filmwork, including The MMORPG Show and Ghosts of…
3 - Geek - A Door in a Wall - Tom Williams
Apr 23, 2017 • 32 min
In this week’s epsiode Robin has a chat wth Tom Williams, the director of A Door in a Wall - creators of immersive murder mystery games across London to find out more about their creation process, turning ideas into reality, the challenges of working in…
2 - Fitness - Starting with FItness (rotator cuffs and pokémon)
Apr 16, 2017 • 33 min
Fitness coach Jeff Nemeth takes the lead in episode 2 and talks about, amongst the usual japes: Exercising with injuries First steps after a break in exercise Tracking food intake Cheap ways to snack Subscribe on iTunes…
1 - Life - Are You Being Served? (by personal development)
Apr 9, 2017 • 39 min
It’s epsiode one of the Coaching for Geeks show and your hosts, coaches Jeff, Paula and Robin, quiz each other on their backgrounds, experience, bleeding nipples, and Mrs Slocombe’s pussy. Covering fitness, confidence, dating, careers, nutrition, image,…
Session 42: Reflection & Review
Jan 29, 2017 • 12 min
Barker & Bates get together one last time to reflect on what they’ve learned through this podcast, and share what they’re doing next. Robin Stay with this channel as it becomes the Coaching for Geeks Show Join in at…
Session 17: Social Anxiety
Jan 9, 2017 • 54 min
They’re back after the advent mayhem, and tackling something very close to Bates’ heart; social anxiety. Barker & Bates discuss what it is, how it can manifest and impact peoples’ lives, and cover a selection of techniques - many of which you can try for…
BCYL Advent Calendar 24th Dec - The Christmas Eve Storytime Special
Dec 24, 2016 • 23 min
Robin and Shaun gather arond the fireplace with a number of their advent guests, to share stories of Christmasses past. Happy stories, sad stories, bittersweet and glad stories, rounding off thsi advent calendar with some Christmas magic for everyone.…
BCYL Advent Calendar 23rd Dec - Barker & Bates - Christmas Birthdays
Dec 23, 2016 • 10 min
It’s Robin’s birthday and this year he’s not sulking that it’s right next to Christmas. But do all of these things if you want to put a smle on his face anyway: Subscribe on iTunes…
BCYL Advent Calendar 22nd Dec - Jeff Nemeth - Don’t Overstuff the Turkey
Dec 22, 2016 • 13 min
On day 22 of December, Jeff Nemeth of Fitness Disruption chats to Shaun about taking care of what you eat this Christmas (and beyond). Subscribe on iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/barker-bates-bootcamp-your/id1139453089 Contact Jeff…
BCYL Advent Calendar 21st Dec - Billy Hopkins - Disappointment
Dec 21, 2016 • 6 min
As we creep ever closer to Chrstmas Day, Mindset Coach Billy Hopkins is allowed out of the advent calendar with his 5 steps to overcome disappointment. Subscribe on iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/barker-bates-bootcamp-your/id1139453089 Contact…
BCYL Advent Calendar 20th Dec - Steven Haggerty - Comparing Yourself to Others
Dec 20, 2016 • 10 min
Empowerment coach Steven is empowered to escape from the confines of the advent calendar to chat with Shaun and Robin. He shares his thoughts on compaing ourselves to others at Christmas. Subscribe on iTunes…
BCYL Advent Calendar 19th Dec - Kenny Mammarella-D’Cruz - Reverting to Roles
Dec 19, 2016 • 9 min
Kenny, The Man Whisperer, breaks out of the calendar to cover the roles that we adopt at Christmas, and how we can stop reverting to the teenage version of ourselves and enjoy what we have with a new perspective. Subscribe on iTunes…
BCYL Advent Calendar 18th Dec - Return of the Dipti Tait - Loneliness
Dec 18, 2016 • 7 min
Day 18 of the advent calendar and Dipti Tait clambers down from the advent calendar to share her views on the role that loneliness plays in grief, and then gets released into the wilderness to continue her solution focussed work. Subscribe on iTunes…
BCYL Advent Calendar 17th Dec - Graham Ellis - Mind-craft; How the Brain Works
Dec 17, 2016 • 8 min
Day 17 Graham Ellis from Dean Hypnotherapy talks from the heart about the model that he uses when talking to children about the brain and how it works. DeanHypno - twitter Dean Hypnotherapy - Facebook
BCYL Advent Calendar 16th Dec - Leah Butler-Smith - Overwhelm
Dec 16, 2016 • 13 min
Leah is hurriedly freed from the advent calendar by an overwhelmed Bates and as luck would have it Leah is willing to share her tips for handling Christmas overwhelm and has even put together a downloadable guide. Subscribe on iTunes…
BCYL Advent Calendar 15th Dec - Shaun Barker - Christmas Meditation
Dec 15, 2016 • 11 min
Day 15 and your lesser known host shares a christmas themed meditation. If you haven’t meditated before, or are an experienced meditator, just sit down and relax for 11 minutes with this fun and festive relax track, filling your earholes (not with…
BCYL Advent Calendar 14th Dec - Mark Johnston - Career Progression
Dec 14, 2016 • 10 min
Those round robin letters are starting to arrive in Bates’ letterbox, and career coach Mark Johnston breaks free from flap 14 with ways to stop worrying about how you’re doing and start taking steps to improve where you are and be happy wth your lot.…
BCYL Advent Calendar 13th Dec - John McConnachie - Gratitude for Socks
Dec 13, 2016 • 12 min
Day 13 and John McConnachie is tempted out from his mosquito net sanctuary to talk about how the child protection training programme he ran in Kenya helped him to appreciate how lucky he is, and taught him gratitude for socks. Subscribe on iTunes…
BCYL Advent Calendar 12th Dec - Dipti Strikes Back
Dec 12, 2016 • 7 min
Day 12 of the advent calendar and Dipti Tait climbs down from the advent calendar once agaiin to discuss the role that sadness plays in grief before getting stuffed back in to be heard another day. Subscribe on iTunes…
BCYL Advent Calendar 11th Dec - Quinns from Shut Up & Sit Down - Awesome Boardgames
Dec 11, 2016 • 15 min
Quinns is released from the advent calendar and Robin tries his hardest not to fanboy really hard at him. Bringing his knowledge of awesome games to play with your family at Christmas, Quinns shares his top picks to get you away from the neverending…
BCYL Advent Calendar 10th Dec - Overexcited People - Robin and Shaun
Dec 10, 2016 • 12 min
The dream team are back together after pursuing solo projects. This advent calendar episode Robin and Shaun discuss dealing with overexcited people by using fair means and foul. There is mention of snowmen, bathtubs full of eggnog and prescription…
BCYL Advent Calendar 9th Dec - Rebecca Catterall - Not Buying Gifts
Dec 9, 2016 • 8 min
Rebecca Catterall emerges from the advent calendar, blinking in the winter morning sun, to share her stories of how she stopped buying gifts entirely and what she now does instead. Subscribe on iTunes…
BCYL Advent Calendar 8th Dec - Alexia Leachman - Offence
Dec 8, 2016 • 8 min
Alexia from The Head Trash Show bursts forth from the advent calendar to share her thougts on offence; there’s plenty to get offended about at Christmas! Subscribe on iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/barker-bates-bootcamp-your/id1139453089…
BCYL Advent Calendar 7th Dec - CJ Sohal - Work/Life Balance
Dec 7, 2016 • 6 min
CJ Sohal from Unwrap Your Success is released from the calendar in order to share his thoughts and strategies on maintaining a great work/life balance at Christmas. Subscribe on iTunes…
BCYL Advent Calendar 6th Dec - Dipti Tait - Guilt
Dec 6, 2016 • 7 min
Day 6 of the advent calendar and Dipti Tait climbs down from the advent calendar to discuss the role that guilt plays in grief before getting stuffed back in to be heard another day. Subscribe on iTunes…
BCYL Advent Calendar 5th Dec - Simone Vincenzi - Avoidance Strategies
Dec 5, 2016 • 11 min
Purpose expert, Simone from GTeX (Growing Together Exponentially), emerges like a great Italian butterfly to share his strategies on consistanlty avoiding your family at Chrismas. Subscribe on iTunes…
BCYL Advent Calendar 4th Dec - Elliot Kay - Judgement
Dec 4, 2016 • 5 min
Elliot Kay escapes from the advent calendar to share his thoughts on judgement at Christmas. Subscribe on iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/barker-bates-bootcamp-your/id1139453089 Contact Elliot www.elliotkay.com…
BCYL Advent Calendar 3rd Dec - Paula Williams - Cuffing & Dating
Dec 3, 2016 • 8 min
Paula Williams of Translate Her is set free from the advent calendar to share her tips on winter lonlieness and making the most of the opportunities that Christmas parties bring. Subscribe on iTunes…
BCYL Advent Calendar 2nd Dec - Lovelda Smith - Bargains!
Dec 2, 2016 • 12 min
Day 2 of the advent calendar and Lovelda Smith, founder of The Collaboration Club, shares her strategies for spending the least possible in order to get the most bang for your buck (or pound.) Subscribe on iTunes…
Bootcamp Your Life Advent Calendar: 1st Dec
Dec 1, 2016 • 13 min
Barker & Bates present the Bootcamp Your Life Advent Calendar! Every day from 1st to 24th December join us to get some festive advice on handling Christmas from a raft of coaches, therapists, Shaun struggles through tooth pain and medication to tell you…
Session 16: Procrastination
Nov 27, 2016 • 45 min
Barker & Bates are no strangers to procrastination (it took them long enough to get this podcast going) and are ready to share their strategies, covering both minset and practical steps you can take to get more stuff done, more otfen, and avoid the…
Session 15: Grief - with Dipti Tait
Nov 20, 2016 • 32 min
In Session 15 Barker & Bates welcome Dipti Tait author of ‘Good Grief’ and owner of The Cotswold Practice, to discuss what grief is, how it affects us, the emotions surrounding it, and what we can do to avoid getting stuck. Whether it be the loss of a…
Session 14: FOMO
Nov 13, 2016 • 33 min
FOMO: Fear Of Missing Out. The dread of being left out, or of having to attend every possible thing in case you miss out on the best thing ever. In this session Barker & Bates explore what FOMO is, where it comes from, and how to tackle it so you can…
Session 13: Limiting Beliefs
Nov 6, 2016 • 31 min
In Session 13 Barker & Bates discuss limiting beliefs; what they are, where they come from, and how they can impact our lives, before covering a variety of ways in which you can tackle them today. Get Shaun’s Limiting Beliefs Worksheet at…
Session 12: The Terror of the Comfort Zone
Oct 30, 2016 • 25 min
In this Hallowe’en special, Robin ‘Norman’ Bates and Shaun ‘of the Dead’ Barker explore the most horrifying of places… The Comfort Zone, and learn how it will suffocate you while you watch X Factor unless you do something about it. Check in later for a…
Session 11: Confidence
Oct 23, 2016 • 31 min
In session 11, Barker & Bates welcome Keith Blakemore-Noble, The Confidence Alchemist to share his journey from painfully shy to confidence coach, and discuss what confidence really is, and share some tips to start building yours up. Contact Bootcamp Your…
Session 10: Your Posture Affects What You Get
Oct 16, 2016 • 30 min
In session 10 Barker & Bates discuss posture and how it affects your state of mind, your confidence, and some of the research conducted in this area, sharing some of the techniques they know that you can use today. https://twitter.com/sbarker158 Contact…
Session 9: The Ten Minute Happiness Workout Challenge
Oct 9, 2016 • 27 min
In Session 9 Shaun challenges you to be happier through simple activities you can do for just ten minutes a day. Get your hands on the workout challenge and the worksheet by visiting Shaun’s resources page -…
Session 8: How to Stop Being Lost - Part Two
Oct 2, 2016 • 39 min
Part 2 of Robin’s formula to get you unstuck, getting what you want, and taking action. This week comes with an opportunity to have some accountability for getting stuff done directly from Barker & Bates themselves. Go and grab the workbook at…
Session 7: How to Stop Being Lost - Part One
Sep 25, 2016 • 33 min
Feeling lost? Like life’s not quite where you wanted or expected it to be? Unsatisfied with health, wealth, career, relationships or anything at all in your life? Gone off track? Not sure where you are or here you want to go? Maybe you know what you want…
Midweek Minisode 6A: Switching Off - Mr S Update
Sep 21, 2016 • 8 min
Bates spent some time with Mr S, whose presenting problem of being unable to perform in the bedroom due to internal chatter was discussed in Session 6: Switching Off. Go and listen to Session 6: Switching Off, or this will mean nothing to you. Please note…
Session 6: Switching Off
Sep 18, 2016 • 37 min
In Session 6 of Bootcamp Your Life, Barker & Bates take on turning off; how to quieten the mind, deal with negative self-talk, internal chatter and more. This week’s episode comes with a bonus video. With thanks to Mister S for the question that inspired…
Session 5: Self-Sabotage
Sep 11, 2016 • 41 min
In this week’s session, Barker & Bates pull apart the topic of self-sabotage, both identifying strongly with it and offering strategies to take account of it, and overcome it, in order to get the things you want. Bates talks about someone other than…
Session 4: Stress
Sep 4, 2016 • 43 min
This week the boys discuss stress; where it comes from, how it manifests, and how to empty your stress-bucket. Download Shaun’s Better Night Sleep hypnosis track for free. Contact Shaun www.newleaftherapy.co.uk shaun@newleaftherapy.co.uk Facebook Contact…
Session 3: When Someone Hates You
Aug 1, 2016 • 35 min
This week the boys discuss hatred and how you can handle those situations where you know that someone really doesn’t like you, has maybe called you a ‘massive effing tw*t’ and really meant it, or straight out said “I hate you” and Bates blows his chance…
Session 2: Meet Shaun
Jul 19, 2016 • 35 min
Get to know your new coaching gurus. You will understand their motivations and why your success is their crystal meth/hippy crack. Barker & Bates are coaches with very different backgrounds but have both overcome challenges in their lives to get where…
Session 1: Meet Robin
Jul 18, 2016 • 28 min
Get to know your new coaching gurus. You will understand their motivations and why your success is their crystal meth/hippy crack. Barker & Bates are coaches with very different backgrounds but have both overcome challenges in their lives to get where…