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Black Sheep by BBH

Feared, ostracised, applauded; the one thing black sheep never are is boring. Each week, our host Daniella Isaacs sits down with a different black sheep to hear their stories, told through the rules they’ve broken. If you’re a mover, a shaker, an outlier or a wave maker, then tune in. Because this is the podcast for you.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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10. Sir John Hegarty: “Have ideas that frighten you”

Advertising powerhouse John Hegarty is a living legend. He’s the man who put Nick Kamen into a laundrette for Levi’s and gave Audi the immortal ‘Vorsprung Durch Technik’. He’s won golds at every industry awards known to man and founded our beloved BBH. The original black sheep talks to our host, Daniella Isaacs, about everything from wanting to be the next Picasso to starting his own agency and all the rules he’s broken along the way.Black Sheep is produced by Black Sheep Studios with Daniella Isaacs for BBH. It's recorded, mixed and mastered by our friends at Soho Radio, and the music is by Daniel Lovegrove. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

46mins

11 Feb 2020

Rank #1

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14. Susie Orbach: "Body positivity is anaemic compared to what is required"

Susie Orbach is the original body positivity activist. Her book, 'Fat is a Feminist Issue', kicked off the anti-diet revolution and The New York Times called her "the most famous psychotherapist to have set up couch in Britain" (aside from Sigmund Freud, of course).Susie speaks to Daniella about shaking up how psychotherapy is practiced, the ‘fat = bad, thin = good' mindset and why we need more rage, more refusal and more love.Black Sheep is produced by Black Sheep Studios with Daniella Isaacs for BBH. It’s recorded, mixed and mastered by our friends at Soho Radio, and the music is by Daniel Lovegrove.This is the link to the article Daniella mentions: https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2020/may/07/patterns-of-pain-covid-19-psychotherapy-susie-orbach-bodies See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

37mins

21 Jul 2020

Rank #2

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11. Rokhaya Diallo: “Being black and disruptive singles you out”

Rokhaya Diallo is a French journalist and activist who has squared up to the state on more than one occasion. She’s also a disruptive creative force to be reckoned with, directing and writing films, documentaries and books. She’s one of Slate Magazine’s 100 Most Influential Women and was the only French person invited to attend the inauguration of the Obama Foundation. Rokhaya talks to our host, Daniella Isaacs, about institutional racism, microaggressions and not apologising for her existence. Black Sheep is produced by Black Sheep Studios with Daniella Isaacs for BBH. It’s recorded, mixed and mastered by our friends at Soho Radio, and the music is by Daniel Lovegrove.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

48mins

12 Jun 2020

Rank #3

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7. Dr. Tara Swart: "I started experimenting on myself"

Dr Tara Swart is a neuroscientist, former psychiatrist and a best selling author. Her award winning book 'The Source' reveals the science behind the Wellness world. She explores the scientific proof behind self help, vision boards, manifestations and The Law of Attraction. Calling all cynics... you might reconsider the so-called 'voodoo' practices after listening to this episode. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

55mins

21 Jan 2020

Rank #4

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3. Ben Lebus: "I promoted Mob Kitchen to my Tinder matches"

Ben started his business when he was a Deliveroo cyclist, secretly handing out leaflets inside pizza boxes. Now, Mob Kitchen has thousands of followers, a series of viral videos and a range of cookbooks. Ben aims to democratise cooking, dispelling the myth that to cook good food you need money, time or skills. Listen to the rules he’s had to break to get there. Our guests are all black sheep - they’ve broken rules to get them where they are today. Black Sheep is produced by Black Sheep Studios with Daniella Isaacs for BBH. It's recorded, mixed and mastered by our friends at Soho Radio, and the music is by Daniel Lovegrove.You can help us reach more black sheep by subscribing, sharing and reviewing us - it really is appreciated. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

47mins

10 Dec 2019

Rank #5

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4. Poorna Bell: "Grief is not linear"

Writer and journalist Poorna Bell was Executive Editor of the Huffington Post when, in 2015, her husband Rob took his own life. Since his death she has become a leading spokesperson and activist for issues concerning mental health, grief and male suicide.She has since written two award-winning books, Chase the Rainbow and In Search of Silence. Our guests are all black sheep - they’ve broken rules to get them where they are today. Black Sheep is produced by Black Sheep Studios with Daniella Isaacs for BBH. It's recorded, mixed and mastered by our friends at Soho Radio, and the music is by Daniel Lovegrove.You can help us reach more black sheep by subscribing, sharing and reviewing us - it really is appreciated. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

47mins

17 Dec 2019

Rank #6

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9. Big Narstie: "I have a PhD in survival"

Big Narstie is a heavyweight champion of grime, Channel 4 chat show fireball and viral internet agony uncle.He talks to our host, Daniella Isaacs, about rage, survival, creating the blackest thing on TV and why he wants to buy ‘at least four cul de sacs’. Expect to laugh, and colourful language.Black Sheep is produced by Black Sheep Studios with Daniella Isaacs for BBH. It's recorded, mixed and mastered by our friends at Soho Radio, and the music is by Daniel Lovegrove. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

43mins

4 Feb 2020

Rank #7

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8. Josie Young: "AI needs a brain like mine in the room"

Josie is a feminist AI researcher. Is Google’s predictive search racist? Why do virtual assistants have female voices? Why doesn’t Alexa stand up to sexual harassment? Josie’s exposing data bias in a world designed by men.She talks to our host, Daniella Isaacs, about the myth of tech neutrality, the importance of designing feminist AI and what happens when a pregnant woman walks into a room full of coders.Black Sheep is produced by Black Sheep Studios with Daniella Isaacs for BBH. It's recorded, mixed and mastered by our friends at Soho Radio, and the music is by Daniel Lovegrove. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

51mins

28 Jan 2020

Rank #8

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6. Emmy Brunner: "I'd gone against all my training"

Emmy is a psychotherapist and the founder of Recover Clinic, an innovative clinic changing the way we treat eating disorders. Having worked in various clinical settings, Emmy became disillusioned with how women were being treated. Her treatment focuses on exploring deep rooted trauma rather than just focusing on the symptoms. Our guests are all black sheep - they’ve broken rules to get them where they are today. Black Sheep is produced by Black Sheep Studios with Daniella Isaacs for BBH. It's recorded, mixed and mastered by our friends at Soho Radio, and the music is by Daniel Lovegrove.You can help us reach more black sheep by subscribing, sharing and reviewing us - it really is appreciated. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

43mins

14 Jan 2020

Rank #9

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5. Lord John Bird, MBE: "I'm a born liar"

John was born into poverty, he became homeless when he was five. He spent his early years in orphanages and prisons, which was where he learnt to read and write. He founded The Big Issue in 1991, revolutionising the way homeless people make money. John has received an MBE and was made a Lord in 2015 .Our guests are all black sheep - they’ve broken rules to get them where they are today. Black Sheep is produced by Black Sheep Studios with Daniella Isaacs for BBH. It's recorded, mixed and mastered by our friends at Soho Radio, and the music is by Daniel Lovegrove.You can help us reach more black sheep by subscribing, sharing and reviewing us - it really is appreciated. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

44mins

7 Jan 2020

Rank #10