Podcast | How to follow your passion as a career switcher … Developing The Soil Centre with Tara Phillips

Have you ever had a BIG idea that grabbed your attention and got you excited? And if you have, did you know how to start turning your idea into reality? Todays’ guest is a career switcher doing just this. 

Tara Phillips is a Ted-X speaker coach who is developing an exciting idea to start an inspiring physical space where people can learn, convene and campaign about soil and soil-related issues. Called The Soil Centre, she hopes it will lead to action being taken to conserve and regenerate the soil, which in turn, will result in wildlife and human health flourishing. 

In this episode, we talk about her career to date and why she’s seeking to switch careers into conservation. We also discuss how she’s going about validating and refining her vision for The Soil Centre. Finally, she shares her pro tips for anyone wishing to take their presentations to the next level whilst also keeping nerves under control. 

It’s an inspiring, practical and wide-ranging podchat.  





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Links & Resources

If you’re curious about Tara’s work as a Ted-X speaker coach, you can visit her website Cause & Affect Speeches. If you’d like to become a powerful presenter yourself, why not watch our webinar Be a powerful presenter or check out our online training programme, Public Speaking for Conservationists.

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