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#194: Simon Griffiths of Who Gives A Crap

By Jordan Michaelides

My guest this week is Simon Griffiths, CEO & Co-Founder of Who Gives A Crap.

In this episode we covered:

  • Dealing with a global team & offices
  • Doing good through social enterprise
  • Shebeen: drinking for a cause
  • 2020: The year of the bog roll
  • Staffing & optimising happiness

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SHOW NOTES:

00:28 – Welcome to Uncommon
01:09 – Guest introduction
01:15 – Icebreaker
03:16 – Dealing with a global team & offices
09:43 – Escape to the coast
12:18 – Childhood aspirations 
14:25 – Career realisations
18:19 – Doing good: social enterprise
28:51 – Social enterprise: competitive advantages
33:48 – Shebeen: drinking for a cause
41:43 – Giving a crap & scalability
44:09 – Success & sitting on a toilet for 50 hours
50:42 – 2020: The year of the bog roll
59:06 – Staffing & optimising happiness
01:07:47 – Morning & evening routine
01:09:30 – Show recommendations
01:10:25 – Lockdown staple

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CREDITS:

Produced by Neuralle
Host – Jordan Michaelides
Executive Producer – Lauren Lopatko
Assistant Producer – Jacob Smith
Audio Engineering – Jason Barkhouse
Videography – Ricards Lacis