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‘Folks for a World that Works’: Fernando Mendes

In the comedic slipstream of Ems Coombes’ responses to OurNet’s inspirational Q&A is Fernando Mendes. Mover and shaker in Lisbon’s creative industries culture and leading light in the world of coworking, he’s co-founder of Coworklisboa, Portugal’s first such space.

“Born in France, but my soul is Portuguese,” says Fernando, who is “interested in all tomorrow’s issues”.

“I love to teach and learn. I am now looking for new ways of teaching and learning throughout my PhD on Design,” he adds.

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‘Folks for a World that Works’: Harun Rabbani

Following on from Pure Portugal sensation Deborah Richmond in today’s ‘Folks for a World that Works’ interview is Harun Rabbani, CEO and Founder of UnTangled Living Media.
Umbrella to UnTangled FM and UnTangled Television, Harun and team’s aim is to assist customers to improve their health, wealth and success in the seven areas of life – the mind, body, personal, vocational, familial, financial and spiritual. UnTangled Living is a social business that works in collaboration with partners, including internet marketers, social entrepreneurs and other social businesses.

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‘Folks for a World that Works’: Deborah Richmond

Picking up the ‘Folks for a World that Works’ baton from OurNet’s very own CEO and founder Michael Brodie, is Deborah Richmond who is Events and Services Manager at Pure Portugal.
The #ffawtw Q&A is a growing collection of inspiring mini-interviews with people in and around the OurNet community. Please message Carl Munson if you’d like to make a contribution. We’d really like to hear from you, whatever your angle on a more functional and fulfilling world.

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‘Folks for a World that Works’: Michael Brodie, OurNet Founder

Following on from the ‘Lifestyle Guy’ Garth Delikan, today’s ‘Folks for a World that Works’ interviewee is none other than OurNet’s very own ‘founding father’ and CEO, Michael Brodie. In this short video, Michael checks in with his world-transforming intentions and vision for OurNet, now firmly established in Lisbon, Portugal, where we’re creating a next-phase technical and strategic team.

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Virtual Village, Village Underground

From OurNet ‘Town Crier’ Carl Munson: It was great to get the keys to our new office at Lisbon’s Village Underground this morning, the container (literally) for our initial, mainly technical and strategic, development team. Village Underground is a very exciting place to be. OurNet Founder Michael Brodie (left in the middle row of images)…

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‘Folks for a World that Works’: Garth Delikan

Following on from the hugely popular Alison Pothier, the ‘Lifestyle Guy’, motivational speaker and lifestyle expert, Garth Delikan is today’s ‘Folks for a World that Works’ interviewee. Garth offers a characteristically to-the-point message in our growing collection of inspiring mini-interviews with someone in or around the OurNet community.
Some of his career highlights to date include appearing on BBC’s Boomtown series, Sky News and The Chrissy B Show. He’s also featured in the London Evening Standard and helped a journalist transform from overweight to fit in 8 weeks. He wants to help you achieve the lifestyle you’ve always wanted and feel 20 years younger in only 20 minutes a day!

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‘Folks for a World that Works’: Alison Pothier

Transformational coach, consultant, intuitive and writer with a passion for authenticity, Alison Pothier is today’s ‘Folks for a World that Works’ interviewee. She follows on from Anthony Piparo and Danny Shine in one of our growing collection of inspiring mini-interviews with someone in or around the OurNet community.
At 30 years old, Alison was married, a Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer in Investment Banking. As a global head of e-Trading in the Futures and Options industry, she was deemed a success through the eyes of the world around her … “but not through the eyes of the world within me,” she says…

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‘Folks for a World that Works’: Anthony Piparo

First published on our Facebook page, here’s today’s ‘Folks for a World that Works’ feature, a re-run of one of our inspiring mini-interviews with someone in or around the OurNet community. Following on from Danny Shine, we’re reviewing the insights of best-selling author, speaker and performance psychologist, Dr. Anthony Piparo…

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