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Thrive - Inspiring Women

Gina shares inspiring stories of women who are making a real difference to the world around them. She aims to celebrate women doing amazing work, often behind the scenes, to transform people’s lives and create a positive impact upon society.

Gina McKenzie is a communications director who is passionate about the power of positive story telling. Her communications and public relations consultancy, Real Communications, focuses on creating real change through positive communications.
She also runs two free networking groups that connect positive people and inspire them to achieve their goals. “Connect, Collaborate, Caffeinate” is a monthly networking group for local business owners to connect over complimentary coffee while learning from a guest speaker and “Thrive” is a bi-monthly networking group with complimentary tapas which aims to connect inspirational women who are passionate about supporting and motivating each other.

For more information you can visit Gina’s website – and Facebook page

Thrive-Inspiring women is broadcast every Wednesday at 11am and repeated the following Thursday at 4:30pm

This month's guests:


Rochelle Faimalo - 3 April

Kayo Gill - 10 April

Diane Watson - 17 April

Kirsty Martin - 24 April

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Thrive - Inspiring Women-17-04-2019 Diane Watson – Hair Loss Specialist
Suffering from hair loss can be very stressful. Hair Therapy Wigs owner Diane Watson is joining us today to share her own hair loss journey and how this inspired her to take up a new business opportunity in her 60s.
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Thrive - Inspiring Women-10-04-2019 . Kayo Gill – Healer and Yoga Teacher
Healer and yoga teacher Kayo draws from her own healing journey to help people overcome problems in their lives. Today, we’ll learn more about Kayo’s journey and we’ll also have a special Tibetan singing bowl experience.
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Thrive - Inspiring Women-03-04-2019 Rochelle Faimalo – Community Team Leader
Rochelle Faimalo is the community team leader at Hurunui District Council. Today we’ll learn more about her passion for connecting and strengthening communities and how she rose to a leadership position at an early age.
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Thrive - Inspiring Women-27-03-2019 - Rosina Bond - Numerologist, Mentor and Author
What does 2019 hold for us? Numerologist, mentor and author Rosina Bond shares her insights, so we can make the most of 2019.
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Thrive - Inspiring Women-20-03-2019 - Emma Dangerfield, Northern Outlook Editor
Northern Outlook newspaper editor Emma Dangerfield is a passionate advocate for unsung heroes in our communities. She’ll share some of her most inspiring stories with us
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Thrive - Inspiring Women-13-03-2019 - Margot Korhonen - Artist and Graphic Designer
How can we use art to connect communities? Artist and graphic designer Margot Korhonen brings people and communities closer together through her inspiring murals
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Thrive - Inspiring Women-06-03-2019 - Kate Brandram-Registered Mindfulness Teacher
What is mindfulness really about? Registered mindfulness teacher Kate Brandram-Adams provides us with a deeper insight into mindfulness.
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Thrive - Inspiring Women-27-02-2019 Leslie Ottey – Rethink educator, Eco Educate
Let’s bust some common myths about recycling today. Rethink educator Lesley Ottey, of Eco Educate, will help us rethink waste and provide some simple tips for living a more sustainable life.
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Thrive - Inspiring Women-20-02-2019 Tracey Beard – Career Matters
Do you feel excited about the day ahead? Career coach Tracey Beard is on a mission to help people, especially younger people, discover their passion.
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Thrive - Inspiring Women-13-02-2019 Jo Bailey – author
How can we create more compassion for each other by sharing true stories of war time? Author Jo Bailey hopes her new book Never Forget will start a conversation about how we can do things differently as a human race
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Thrive - Inspiring Women-06-02-2019 Kiera Joblin – nutritionist and personal trainer
Learn how to make holistic wellbeing a priority for 2019 with tips from nutritionist and personal trainer Kiera Joblin.
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