The Agenda Podcasts

Passwords - Fathi Alsharif, Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer Of Geeks ae

09 August 2018: We're all talking passwords - read more

09 August 2018: We're all talking passwords - are you smart enough with yours - and what about all the extra verification we often have to go through... all too much? A new study shows 8 in 10 Americans view the sophisticated and pesky password practices we are supposed to follow as overkill. In a survey of 2,000 American adults commissioned by analytics software firm FICO, 81% of participants said they don’t see the need for what they consider unnecessary digital security measures. Claire Sharrock speaks to Fathi Alsharif, Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer Of Geeks.ae.

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Passwords - Amin Hasbini, Senior Security Researcher at Kaspersky Lab

09 August 2018: We're all talking passwords - read more

09 August 2018: We're all talking passwords - are you smart enough with yours - and what about all the extra verification we often have to go through... all too much? A new study shows 8 in 10 Americans view the sophisticated and pesky password practices we are supposed to follow as overkill. In a survey of 2,000 American adults commissioned by analytics software firm FICO, 81% of participants said they don’t see the need for what they consider unnecessary digital security measures. Claire Sharrock speaks to Amin Hasbini, Senior Security Researcher at Kaspersky Lab.

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First Aid - Dr. Jacques Kobersy, Institute Chair, Emergency Medicine Institute

09 August 2018: We talk about First Aid read more

09 August 2018: We talk about First Aid - are you ready, willing and able to perform it if you needed to - or would you be too scared of the consequences. Lack of training and fear of being blamed for injuries or death are putting people off. According to experts, many of us are shying away from even learning CPR and other First Aid techniques because we are too scared of harming the person who needs help - and possibly getting into trouble doing so. We speak to Dr. Jacques Kobersy, Institute Chair, Emergency Medicine Institute.

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First Aid - Nicola Liddell, Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI)

09 August 2018: We talk about First Aid read more

09 August 2018: We talk about First Aid - are you ready, willing and able to perform it if you needed to - or would you be too scared of the consequences. Lack of training and fear of being blamed for injuries or death are putting people off. According to experts, many of us are shying away from even learning CPR and other First Aid techniques because we are too scared of harming the person who needs help - and possibly getting into trouble doing so. Claire Sharrock in for Tom this week and joining her on the line is Nicola Liddell, she is an emergency first response instructor and Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI) course director at Divers Down.

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Wellness Industry - Saad Umerani, Co-Founder of Protein Bakeshop

07 August 2018: Health bloggers, Instagram gurus and read more

07 August 2018: Health bloggers, Instagram gurus and marketers have all contributed to a new culture of consumable wellness, where mental and physical contentment is only a juice cleanse away. How do we breakdown the Wellness Industry? Speaking to Saad Umerani, Co-Founder of Protein Bakeshop.

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Wellness Industry - Mikkel Petersen, Fly High Fitness

07 August 2018: Health bloggers, Instagram gurus and read more

07 August 2018: Health bloggers, Instagram gurus and marketers have all contributed to a new culture of consumable wellness, where mental and physical contentment is only a juice cleanse away. How do we breakdown the Wellness Industry? Claire speaks to Mikkel Petersen, Head of Strength and Conditioning at Fly High Fitness.

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Shopping Addiction - Celebrity Stylist Kelly Lundberg

07 August 2018: We are talking shopping addiction. read more

07 August 2018: We are talking shopping addiction. When does a spot of retail therapy become something more sinister? Research in the UK found that shopping addiction has distinct causes and characteristics – and real ‘shopaholics’ have an uncontrollable desire to shop and spend money. In the UK around 6% suffer from onio-mania – commonly known as compulsive shopping addiction. So when does a spot of retail therapy become a more serious issue? Are all diets bad? Chef and blogger Anthony Warner on the myths and science behind the ‘alkaline’ diet, detox and other food trends. We speak to Kelly Lundberg, Celebrity stylist, entrepreneur, presenter and author.

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Shopping Addiction - Dr Thoraiya Kanafani, Human Relations Institute and Clinic

07 August 2018: We are talking shopping addiction. read more

07 August 2018: We are talking shopping addiction. When does a spot of retail therapy become something more sinister? Research in the UK found that shopping addiction has distinct causes and characteristics – and real ‘shopaholics’ have an uncontrollable desire to shop and spend money. In the UK around 6% suffer from onio-mania – commonly known as compulsive shopping addiction. So when does a spot of retail therapy become a more serious issue? Are all diets bad? Chef and blogger Anthony Warner on the myths and science behind the ‘alkaline’ diet, detox and other food trends. Joining Claire on the line is Clinical Psychologist, Dr Thoraiya Kanafani – of the Human Relations Institute and Clinics.

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