6 Star Business

Adversity as Our Greatest Teacher of Success; with Craig Fearn

July 19, 2022 Aveline Clarke Season 2 Episode 28
6 Star Business
Adversity as Our Greatest Teacher of Success; with Craig Fearn
Show Notes

In today's episode, I met with someone who has a large well of wisdom learned from a journey of incredible pain and adversity. A humble, heart-centred person who walks his talk and has found a way to heal his self-perception and help countless others.

He's a maverick of passion and uniqueness, and brings all of his gifts into his world of mental health well-being and helping organisations evolve through focussing on our unique individuality.

Here's a summary of what we discussed:

5:50 - who  he serves
8:10 - experts aren't created overnight
12:23 - academic vs experiential expertise
13:30 - his background & journey
31:00 - celebrate the 1/2 step
53:45 - the outlaw or maverick

and much more...


Here’s some information about our guest:

Craig Fearn, CEO & Founder Lighthouse Mentoring

I’m Craig Fearn MEd BSc Hons PGCE QTLS EMCC (Professional) ABMPP. I have over 15 years’ experience as a mental health and wellbeing mentor and trainer.

I am a qualified teacher with many years of management experience in various industries, as well as a Wellbeing Ambassador for the Institute of Directors, Senior member of the European Mentoring and Coaching Council, Principal Practitioner for the Association of Business Psychology.
I hold the international gold standard qualifications, ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) and Mental Health First Aid.

It is my passion to support others. I have personally lived, and still live with, the looming spectre of mental health difficulties, and know first-hand the importance of early intervention.
Having suffered personally from depression, anxiety, panic attacks, stress and Chronic Cluster Headaches, I have an excellent understanding of the challenges faced by others. I come from a position of empathy, not simply sympathy.

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Here’s some information about my co-host:

Koray Serbest
Founder & CEO, Go Beyond Global


Your host, 

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