September 13, 2021

Why is LinkedIn important? Why do you have a LinkedIn Profile? Karen Tisdell - LinkedIn Profile Writer, Trainer #21

I must admit as a recruiter, I never fully utilised LinkedIn as a platform. I, like many people uses LinkedIn because we feel we should be on there, it’s a platform to connect recruiter & candidates with job opportunities. Bu...


August 29, 2021

#20 - Mela Habijan | Miss Trans Global 2020, Writer, Actress, LGBTQIA+ Advocate | I am a product of courage

Podcasting has allowed me to meet so many AMAZING humans! Mela is the next incredible human I want to introduce you all to. She is the 1st ever Miss Trans Global! Mela gave some super awesome affirmations we can all use and t...


August 15, 2021

#19 - Stef Teng | Senior Manager, Diversity Equity & Inclusion | Make room for conversation, invite it if you can

D&I has been a buzzword thrown around left right and centre for the past year. But do we actually know what it means? Where does it start and where does it end? Stef, a D&I professional shared some gems with me on this podcas...


August 08, 2021

#18 - Sho Dewan | CEO Founder, Workhap | Find what you are great at

We have our first LinkedIn Top Voice in the house - Sho! He has some of the best and most honest content across instagram, Tik Tok & LinkedIn. We shared our perspective on work and he gave some really solid tip on what it act...


August 01, 2021

#17 - Kayla Wong | Founder, Basics for Basics | Constantly ask yourself questions

Kayla Wong is in the house this week! She is one of the most inspirational role model we have here in Hong Kong, a great champion for the youth, she advocates for sustainability fashion, LGBT and gender issues. Another fantas...


July 25, 2021

#16 - Gigi Chan | Fitness coach and consultant | Work smarter not harder

It was only a matter a time I have Gigi on the podcast! Gigi is one of the most active people I know, she lives and breathes active lifestyle. Always smashing it in everything she does - she recently branched out to Shanghai ...


July 18, 2021

#15 - Sophia Hotung | Illustrator & Writer | Enthusiasm over talent

Hong Kong is an amazing place to meet some amazing people. Well, I met this week’s guest, Sophia in the streets of Hong Kong! We had a genuine conversation about what work means for someone living with disability, what your i...


July 11, 2021

#14 - Regina Larko | Podcaster, Founder of #Impact | Allow yourself to have doubts

Regina is one of the people who pushed me to start podcasting, but without her knowing! That is the power of this platform, everyone can have a voice on here, every story is valid, and you never know how one story can change ...


June 27, 2021

#13 - Dan Dan Zhu | Founder & CEO, DG Recruit | When you are special, you earn special money

Everyone wants to retire early. Well Dan Dan did it when she was 28 🤯, and nope she wasn’t born with a sliver spoon in her mouth and nope she didn’t have a leg up or have any special talents. In fact, she was the babysitter’s...


June 20, 2021

#12 - Moonie Chu | Professional Fencer | Don’t stop and have faith

🤺We have an Olympian in the house!!! I hope everyone is as excited as I am, life as an Athlete is something I’ve always been jealous of! This chat was even more interesting because Moonie is also an influencer - talk about Mo...


June 13, 2021

#11 - Mabel Lau | Calligrapher | You have to try a lot of things

What’s in your head when you hear Chinese Calligraphy? A retired old man who studied Chinese Literature? This is further from the truth - Mabel doesn’t see knowing Chinese as the basic requirement in Chinese Calligraphy, nor ...


June 06, 2021

#10 - Coco Chan | Personal Trainer | Value time over money

Can you believe it?! It’s already the 10th episode of the new series, a small milestone but I love the small wins! So this week, I have one of my best friend on the show, Coco! She is by far the most active person I know on t...


May 30, 2021

#9 - Shinn Kawasaki | Videographer | People like you for you

I have another incredible podcast for you! Shinn and I met through the footballing world here in Hong Kong. He is a genuine jack of all trades, he is a Videographer by trade, Commercial Model, Footballer, Surfer, Youtuber, Po...


May 23, 2021

#8 - Aydian Dowling | Transgender Activist | It’s never as scary as you think

Oh my! Oh my! Oh my! I don’t know how I pulled this off but I managed to get the incredible Aydian Dowling on the show! He is the first-ever transgender male to be on the front cover of Men’s Health Magazine, 2 time guest on ...


May 16, 2021

#7 - Emily Tan | Mental Health Advocate | Find your stimulation

The definition of Health should include physical, mental and spiritual altogether. Emily has experienced the ups and downs at both ends and knows firsthand the repercussions that could happen if we continue to neglect health....


May 09, 2021

#6 - Claire Marie Lim aka. dolltr!ck | Music Technologist | Work hard, stay humble and don’t be late

Everyone wants to give back to their community but not everyone feels comfortable to until they are ‘successful’. This is the the opposite for Claire aka. dolltr!ck. This week we talk about the world of Music, specifically Mu...


May 02, 2021

#5 - Akashdeep Gill | Chef | Do what you like

What we know now and what we know pre-COVID has drastically changed. Everything we thought was the norm is now a pleasure - including eating out! This week we have someone who turned their passion into a business - he simply ...


April 25, 2021

#4 - Lara Quie | Executive Coach, Ex-Lawyer | Come out of your shell

This week we have the amazing Lara Quie on the show! She has had what people would consider to be a very successful career, an Oxford Graduate Lawyer. For Lara, this was not enough. She made a hard decision to leave the legal...


April 18, 2021

#3 - 陳婉婷(牛丸) | Football Coach | 因為相信所以看見

There is still so much stigma around aspiring athletes or entering sports as a career. Today we have 陳婉婷(牛丸) who is the first-ever female football coach to have led a professional men’s football team in top flight football. S...


April 11, 2021

#2 - J Lou | Content Creator | Don’t listen to your doubts

If you are a performer at heart then content creation may be for you! Listen to my chat with J Lou on how she started this journey just because she took it up as an interest, a real life example how you can turn your interest...


April 04, 2021

#1 - Jerry Won | Authentic Asian American Storyteller | Don’t obsess over the Destination

Podcasting is growing to become one of the mainstream media platforms, we are seeing more and more celebrities and sponsors getting in the game. The beauty of podcasts is the intimacy you can get directly with your audience, ...


March 26, 2021

Awkward Turtle At Work Trailer!

Hello Humans! Welcome to new and improved Awkward Turtle - Season 2. The Awkward Turtle - At Work. This podcast is all about people, passion and profession. With me, your host, Emery. Now, the reason why I wanted to do a podc...


March 07, 2021

13 - If I were a boy (Season Finale!🐢)

SEASON FINALE!! Thank you so much for listening in the last few months. This is by far the best project I’ve worked on by myself and I hope every single one of you enjoyed it as much as I have. This last episode of the series...


February 21, 2021

12 - 99 problems and pockets are one

It seems like today every news is bad news. There are so many unjust and inequality embedded in today’s society, right down to our pockets. I am not joking, pockets inequality is a real thing.