Jan. 10, 2021
My intention with these conversations is to bring you a unique perspective. To hear from someone who maybe sees things a bit differently. Well, I can guarantee this episode's guest fits that bill perfectly.
Dec. 31, 2020
In this special, short, interim episode, I reflect on my experience launching this podcast just a few months ago.
Dec. 13, 2020
Here we are in mid-December… 2020 is almost finished; a year where we became accustomed to things like 'self-isolation' and 'social distancing'.
Nov. 15, 2020
Can you believe it was over a year ago that the Black Summer of bushfires in Australia started? In the news cycle we get bombarded with, we can almost lose touch with these once-in-a-lifetime events.
Nov. 1, 2020
It’s been a crazy year. One of the things we’ve seen is people choosing to flee the cities to the regional areas, partly to reconnect with Nature.
Oct. 18, 2020
Alison Crook AO is a former Australian Business Woman of the Year, and is the Co-Founder and Chair of Enova Community Energy ; Australia's first community-owned and social enterprise energy retailer. After a long and successful career in the business and government sectors, Alison was spurred into action to support environmental causes and found herself joining the Bentley Blockade protesting the coal seam gas industry in the Northern Rivers. After the success of stopping the fossil fuel advanc…
Oct. 4, 2020
Tim Silverwood is a good man... a really good man. He is a well-known and well-travelled environmental advocate, who has seen first hand the issues of pollution, particularly in our oceans, and has spent the better part of his working life educating and inspiring people to care about our planet.
Sept. 20, 2020
This episode's guest is Mark Joiner. Mark is the former Executive Director of Finance for NAB, the current Chair of QBE Insurance, and has previously held a myriad of top-tier roles in the financial sector. I know what you may be thinking... "what in the world does and banking/insurance executive have to say about environmental and community issues?" The answer will floor you. Mark is a deeply caring and thoughtful individual, and someone who beautifully articulates many of the structural probl…
Sept. 6, 2020
This episode's guest is Ella Noah Bancroft . Ella is an artist and Bundjalung woman, and is a powerful and growing voice advocating for Aboriginal culture and reconnecting to our land and to each other. She is becoming a regular as a public speaker and interviewee (appearing recently on World Localisation Day , and in the latest edition of Dumbo Feather ) because of her unique and profound way to cut right through our social conditioning and ask questions that challenge our shortly-held societa…
Aug. 23, 2020
This episode's guest is Pete Ceglinski. Pete is the Co-Founder and CEO of Seabin Project , the incredible invention that has not only removed over 1million kg's of marine litter from our waterways, but also runs educational courses in schools and businesses about preventing pollution in the first place. But the true power of Seabin Project is not just what they do, but they way they engage people and build community. Through fundraisers, online content, educational events, and more, Pete and hi…
Aug. 9, 2020
Welcome back! This episode's guest is Charlie Arnott. Charlie is a multi-generational farmer who transitioned his family's land from conventional industrial high-input farming to biodynamic and regenerative practices. He's an educator and advocate for regenerative farming and his public talks and biodynamic workshops have become hugely influential. He is a recent winner of the Bob Hawke Landcare Award and is a Landcare Australia Ambassador. His podcast called 'The Regenerative Journey' launched…
Aug. 9, 2020
Welcome! This is the first official episode of the Overview Effect Podcast with James Perrin. If you haven't already, please go back and listen to the 8 minute introduction (Episode 0), which will give you the background and context to the show. This episode's guest is Mara Bún. Mara has spent her career working with and advocating for environmental causes and charities. She's previously been the CFO of Greenpeace Australia, Director of Business Development at CSIRO, and CEO of Green Cross Aust…
July 24, 2020
Welcome to the Overview Effect with James Perrin! In this intro I talk about the inspiration behind starting the podcast, a bit about my background, and what you can expect in upcoming episodes. If you're a nature lover, sustainability professional, regenerative farmer, clean tech entrepreneur, or someone who just cares about our planet and the beings that inhabit it, then you'll love the convo's on this show. This is an exciting new project for me so please give me some feedback! You can find …