The Happy WorkLife Podcast

by Lord Mark Price

Welcome to the The Happy WorkLife Podcast where people with inspiring careers reflect on how happy they have been in their working lives. We hear from a range of people working in a variety of industries and find out which roles gave them the most satisfaction and importantly what they have done to get happier at work. Hosted by Lord Mark Price, WorkL.co founder, peer and former Managing Director of Waitrose, and former Deputy ...   ...  Read more

Podcast episodes

  • Season 3

  • Riding Waves: Konrad Bergström, founder of X Shore and Zound Industries (now Marshall Group) on his entrepreneurial journey

    Riding Waves: Konrad Bergström, founder of X Shore and Zound Industries (now Marshall Group) on his entrepreneurial journey

    WorkL founder, Lord Mark Price speaks to Swedish entrepreneur Konrad Bergström. Konrad has been extremely successful throughout his career and is the recipient of one of Sweden's highest honours, The King's Medal, in recognition of his entrepreneurial achievements. Hear everything from his childhood learnings, the time he spent in the Swedish army and his experiences which led to the founding of X Shore & Zound Industries (now Marshall Group). This podcast is brought to you by WorkL. Visit WorkL.com to find a job in the happiest workplaces, take our Happy at Work test, network, get career support from experts and much more. Work Happier with WorkL. *Please be advised this episode features some explicit language.

  • Trailblazing Ambitions: Nicola Hodson reflects on the importance of gender equality, how women can enter STEM and the impact of AI in the workplace in the coming years

    Trailblazing Ambitions: Nicola Hodson reflects on the importance of gender equality, how women can enter STEM and the impact of AI in the workplace in the coming years

    WorkL founder, Lord Mark Price speaks to Nicola Hodson, CEO of IBM UK & Ireland. Nicola is the first woman to hold the CEO position at IBM UK & Ireland. Hear everything from the early career skills she developed, childhood fascinations that sparked her curiosity, to the career experiences that have equipped her to lead IBM today and much more. This podcast is brought to you by WorkL. Visit WorkL.com to find a job in the happiest workplaces, take our Happy at Work test, network, get career support from experts and much more. Work Happier with WorkL.

  • A Career that has Bloomed: Nelly Hall reflects on her creative career as she prepares for the world's most prestigious flower show

    A Career that has Bloomed: Nelly Hall reflects on her creative career as she prepares for the world's most prestigious flower show

    WorkL founder, Lord Mark Price speaks to Nelly Hall, creative director of Alitex. Nelly takes us on an insightful journey recounting how she started her career in hospitality and her work building All Bar One during her time as their brand manager prior to joining Alitex. Nelly also shares a fascinating perspective into what it's like to prepare for the 2024 RHS Chelsea Flower Show, one of the world's most renowned garden shows. This podcast is brought to you by WorkL. Visit WorkL.com to find a job in the happiest workplaces, take our Happy at Work test, network, get career support from experts and much more. Work Happier with WorkL.

  • A Recipe for Success: James Perry, Co-founder of COOK argues why businesses must value their workforce

    A Recipe for Success: James Perry, Co-founder of COOK argues why businesses must value their workforce

    WorkL founder, Lord Mark Price, speaks to James Perry, co-founder and co-chair of COOK, a certified B Corporation. James speaks about his early career, family influences and ambitions to create social change through enterprise. This podcast is brought to you by WorkL. Visit WorkL.com to find a job in the happiest workplaces, take our Happy at Work test, network, get career support from experts and much more. Work Happier with WorkL.

  • Breaking News & Beyond: Kamal Ahmed reflects on his journalistic career and how burnout made him reevaluate his life

    Breaking News & Beyond: Kamal Ahmed reflects on his journalistic career and how burnout made him reevaluate his life

    WorkL founder, Lord Mark Price speaks to Kamal Ahmed, Editor-in-Chief and co-founder, The News Movement. Kamal takes us on a captivating journey through his career in journalism, chronicling his experiences covering landmark global events, his personal story of battling burnout and his co-founding of The News Movement.  This podcast is brought to you by WorkL. Visit WorkL.com to find a job in the happiest workplaces, take our Happy at Work test, network, get career support from experts and much more. Work Happier with WorkL.