Ep11 – The Get Off Your A**E and Happiness Edition with Brad Burton [Explicit Language Warning]

James chats with Brad Burton, the UK’s #1 Motivational Business Speaker, who left school with no qualifications, spent years on benefits before starting his own business in 2006.


With £25,000 of debt he was delivering pizzas at weekends to help keep his business afloat. 10 years on, that business; 4Networking, now runs over 5,000+ business networking meetings each year with 1000’s of members.


Ep10 – The Better Than Yesterday Edition with Steven Dowd

James chats with Steve Dowd, who in June 2016 was riding his bike to work in the City of London when he collided with a traffic barrier jutting into the road. Steven was immediately paralysed from the neck down having suffered an incomplete spinal cord injury.


After experimental surgery, and an enormous amount of hard work and determination, Steven walked again for the first time after 90 days!


Ep9 – The Employee Engagement and Recruitment Edition with Steve Leebrook

James chats with Steve Leebrook who has over 20 years B2B sales and recruitment experience spanning contract, interim, permanent and search.


He’s currently CEO for SystemsAccountants in the US, a highly niche business specialising in Financial Systems & Transformation., where he’s responsible for delivering their growth ambitions.


Ep8 – The Own Your Career and Life Edition with Adrian Evans

James chats with Adrian Evans a career manager who enables his individual and private clients to reach premium earnings and reward. The last 5 are 40% increases!


Adrian is the author of a ‘Be a Job Magnet’ – a bestselling book on how to access the ‘hidden’ job market and is absolutely passionate at enabling individuals to own their career, to ensure they ‘unlock’ their talent to be in control of their lives.


Ep7 – The Human Engagement Edition Michelle Mills-Porter

James chats with Michelle Mills-Porter, an International Speaker, author and trainer specialising in motivation and collaboration.


What led her on this path was an unlikely event… she was caught in the Boxing Day Tsunami. It was in the aftermath of this catastrophic disaster that she learned the most amazing lessons about humanity. It is these lessons that have been distilled and transferred into tangible strategies for us to use in our business.


Ep6 – The Relationships and Influence Edition with Warren Cass

James chats with Warren Cass, an entrepreneur with 25 years of running his own businesses, he has experienced huge success and tasted the bitter pill of failure. All of these lessons and stories are shared when he speaks…. Always from the heart!


Warren is straight talking with a no nonsense presentation style. His passion for business shows, especially when he talks about relationships, influence & marketing.


Ep5 – The Smash the Stigma of Mental Health Edition with Rob Stephenson

In this special edition of The Only One Business Show James chats with Rob Stephenson, a mental health influencer, campaigner and public speaker striving to create mentally healthier workplaces. He experiences bipolar disorder personally.


Rob is the founder of Inside-Out.org, a social enterprise with a mission of smashing the stigma of mental ill-health in the workplace by showcasing senior leader role models with lived experiences of mental ill-health.


Ep4 – The Thoughtful Leader Edition with Mindy Gibbins-Klein

James chats with Mindy Gibbins-Klein, an International Speaker and Executive Coach specialising in turning experts into thought leaders and published authors.


Mindy has authored and co-authored 9 books, including 24 Carat BOLD about which Seth Godin said, “This is the first thoughtful book I’ve seen on what it means to become a thought leader. Practical and inspiring at the same time.” Her latest book The Thoughtful Leader challenges leaders to be more thoughtful in all senses of the word.


Ep3 – The Influential Sales Edition with Simon Hazeldine

James chats with Simon Hazeldine – International Speaker, Bestselling Business Author once described as “A Hard Hitting Speaker Who Will Give Your People A Wake Up Call That They Will Never Forget!”


Prior to pursuing a career in sales, Simon worked as a bouncer and provided event security and bodyguard services to celebrities in the television and music industry.


Ep2 – The Business Success Edition with Bob Bradley

James chats with Bob Bradley, a specialist in businesses that succeed and grow by delivering consistent quality, service and experience in premium segments, having run five such businesses as Managing Director or Chief Executive.


Bob now runs MD2MD, an organisation that runs private meetings where leaders develop their strategic thinking through peer discussion.