“In business, I get asked: what are you doing here?”
Jermaine Jenas was the third most expensive teenager in footballing history. But what do you do when injury ends your career? How do you manage to find your “Self Worth” again after being defined as a footballer your entire life?
Jermaine had to find a new path in life aged only 31. Scott Thomas discovers how Jermaine’s Dad instilled great discipline in him from an early age, which Jermaine says has carried him through the highs and lows of his career.
Jermaine shares with Scott the lessons he learnt from working in business and TV presenting, plus he addresses a Tweet from one Gary Neville…
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CW: This episode contains references to suicide
“I feel like I’ve got a purpose now”
Alex Bowen opens up for the first time, about how the loss of a close personal friend has helped him find a new purpose in life.
Scott and Alex also discuss living with anxiety and the importance of enjoying your...
"My nan would say stay sassy every night before bed”
Steph Elswood has turned her life around from an eating disorder partly thanks to a phrase from her nan, which is now at the core of one of her biggest successes. A women’s wellbeing and dance community called Stay Sassy.
Steph had suffered...