Blog - Ekho Academy

Chasing Your Passion Through Adversity

About Jacob PachecoJacob is a YouTuber and professional athlete living with Cerebral Palsy.Despite his condition, Jacob has turned his disability into an opportunity having competed in soccer, track and surfing at elite levels as well as inspiring others to discover their best through his passion project, ProneToRide.Linkedin | Facebook | Instagram | YouTube | WebsiteKey …

Chasing Your Passion Through Adversity Read More »

Cancer And The Coaching Journey

About Lara QuieLara is the Founder of Lara Q Associates, a boutique executive coaching and business consultancy based in Singapore. A graduate of Oxford University, Lara is a former corporate lawyer and head of business development at an international law firm. She is a serial entrepreneur having had several startups, including a creative business called Lara …

Cancer And The Coaching Journey Read More »

We Are All Uniquely Common

About Paul GilmartinPaul Gilmartin is a stand-up comedian and host of the The Mental Illness Happy Hour podcast.We wanted to have a conversation with Paul about his mental health challenges and what drives him to tell his story so openly and honestly.Linkedin | Facebook | Instagram | WebsiteKey Points From The Episode1) The opposite of …

We Are All Uniquely Common Read More »

Learning To Be The Best You

About Kate Doughty Kate is a Registered Psychologist (Master I/O Psych), high performance athlete and keynote speaker, not only utilising evidence-based strategies, but also walking the talk. Being born without a right hand, falling short of two Paralympic games, the traumatic death of her mother, and the critical illness of her equestrian mount at the …

Learning To Be The Best You Read More »