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Clowning Around Podcast

134 EpisodesProduced by Emma StroudWebsite

The Podcast to make you laugh and think. Join Emma Stroud and her clown Barbara interviewing experts from all walks of life. They will share their stories, wisdom and wit. This is personal development that will make you laugh and think.


Positive Leadership with Michael Virardi

Join Em Stroud and her Clown Barbara as they chat all things Positive Leadership with Michael.  What is positive leadership?  How can you ensure that you are a positive leader right now?  How did he go from running a family business to being a global speaker?  What does he inspire Barbara to go and create?  And much much more

Michael’s Social Media:

Facebook: @MichaelVirardi

Instagram: @michael_virardi


Twitter: @Michael_Virardi

About Michael:

Michael R. Virardi is a world-renowned trainer, speaker and best-selling author on public-speaking, leadership and business culture.

Working in over 19 countries and with some of the world’s most prestigious and recognized companies, such as Google, The American P&I Club, Microsoft and Ericsson, Michael has now become one of the most highly respected and in-demand speakers and trainers in all continents.

He has written two best-selling books (“Positive Impact” and “Crisis? Let’s Beat it”) that also feature on Amazon, and is currently working on his third book on the topic of public-speaking and presentation skills. His 2016 “The Circle of Trust™” address, at the 5thHR Minds Forum in Berlin, Germany was voted the best of the entire two days and has been seen and shared by thousands of viewers online.

Michael is an avid user of technology with a keen interest in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and how it can shape the future of work and business. He is highly active on major social media platforms such as LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram where he shares daily insights and inspiration with his over 90,000 followers.

Last but not least, Michael believes that the tools to grow and be successful are inherent within us all – drive, passion and knowledge – and can be unlocked by simply acknowledging our immense potential as human beings. 

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