The MultiPod is an independent podcast exploring the ideas and profiles of the world’s first community of dedicated multipotentialites, the Puttytribe. Multipotentialites (a.k.a “multipods”) have diverse interests, skills, and creative outlets – making us capable of success in just about anything.
Our cultures and global economy today demand creativity and flexibility, and more people are creating purposeful lives from the intersections of various pursuits. Join us every other week to share in the amazing journeys of our Puttytribe members.
Show hosts – Ted, Sandrine, and Sara – are constantly exploring what’s important in the wide world of multipotentiality. In each episode, they profile at least one member of the Puttytribe and discuss themes like work ethic and productivity, mental health, jobs vs. careers, languages, simplicity, and rituals.
Do you have questions or suggestions for the show? Feel free to contact the team.
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The MultiPod Team
Producer and Co-Host
Ted is a budding podcaster, aspiring entrepreneur, musician, writer, traveler, and guide. He’s inspired by outliers, adventurers, individuality, and making the most out of life. Plus, he’s a happy husband and father of two.
Sandrine is passionate about flying, scuba diving, public speaking, and singing. She aims to have a positive impact on future generations of women, showing them the endless careers available to them.
Sara Oliver GV
Sara is a Spanish multi-disciplinary artist and educator interested in ontology and personal development. Art allows her to fully express her multipotentiality in so many ways.
Researcher and Show Notes Writer
Mike is a marketing consultant, writer, photographer, and singer-songwriter. He’s living and working on the road as a digital nomad in North America.
Vanessa lives and breathes podcasting as a co-host, producer, and editor. She also loves travel, yoga, community-building, her pets, and her partner (a fellow podcaster).
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Do multipotentialites gravitate towards remote, quiet places? When they look as stunning as Norway’s Lofoten Islands, it’s easy to see why. Host Ted and Puttytribe member Alberto explore his life living in this remote archipelago, within the Arctic Circle, and how multipods can adapt and even thrive in such unique settings.
Gillian takes the mic for an outstanding, in-depth conversation with the Puttytribe’s Heather Ussery-Knight, one of the community’s chief motivators and architects. Learn about the benefits of having an inner critic, what the Empty Chair process is and how it benefits writers, plus box breathing, meditation, and how to check in on your body.read more
MultiPod Extras is a new project of The MultiPod, where the hosts test out new podcast ideas in a bonus, typically one-off format. Members of the Puttytribe can pitch their podcast episode ideas too! Email firstname.lastname@example.org with the show that you’d like to demo and maybe we can help you put it together.
If you are curious about travel in the real Cuba away from the resorts, including how to find accommodation and transport, what sort of prices to expect, what to eat and how to get around with kids, then this episode will help clear the fog and give you a much better understanding.read more
Puttytribe stalwart, Nickita Fyens, joins hosts Vanessa and Ted to talk about practical applications for turning your dreams and passions into reality. We’re talking both actual apps as well as psychological tools.read more
The MultiPod co-host, Ted Cragg, opens up about his own journey in pursuing a new career path and shares some great insights into building confidence, experimentation, and embracing the journey as a means of self-discovery.read more
It’s your life, it’s your time. Those things you’ve dreamt of doing, you can do them! Expert hummingbird and positive influencer, Vikki Coombes, is here to help us on our journey. But you won’t get permission from her: listen in and you’ll find it within yourself.read more
In this episode, Claire, Managing Editor of Puttylike, talks about burnout in today’s economy and how to utilize self-care and clear boundaries to keep yourself recharged and balanced.read more
In this episode, Henriette Hamer discussing our 4th annual Jumpstart January and shares her insights into finding focus and energy in the new year. It’s filled with ideas to boost your productivity and energize your projects.read more
The MultiPod published its first episode exactly one year ago, and what a ride it’s been! We’ve created 27 episodes, met lots of puttypeep, and gained new skills, advice and knowledge. So … what did we learn, and should we continue? Listen to find out the answer!read more
In this episode, Mike from Alt-Nomad shares his insights on the pursuit of remote work and full-time travel. Don’t miss this lively conversation filled with ideas for developing yourself and finding your way through minimalism.read more
In this episode, Ted talks with Atiba Shaikh, a promising young blogger, talented writer, and multipotentialite. She shares how blogging is ideal for multipotentialites, challenges you to focus while incorporating your multiple interests, and can even leave you questioning your career path.read more
You’re about to learn the value of the anti role-model, what it’s like having a parent as a multipotentialite role model, and why multipotentialites are the next generation’s role models.read more
In this episode, Gillian from the Multipod Motivator explains how she’s been able to find career stability by developing and applying skills in multiple, parallel jobs. The stories and insight flow easily in this one!read more
You’re about to learn what it’s like teaching English at a brand-new school in China and how to prepare for a global Puttython extravaganza. The Puttython is our chance to set aside distractions, let ideas and inspiration flow freely, and give ourselves permission to try new things, complete other things, or just let spontaneity happen.read more
In this episode, you’ll learn how to take a learner’s context and teach them the way they need you to, how to deflect the stereotype that multipotentialites are flaky or unfocused, and how to discover who you’re meant to work with through self-expression.read more
The four main hosts of The MultiPod – Sara, Sandrine, Ted, and Vanessa – get together to share their thoughts on how to find focus when working towards a major goal.read more
In this episode you’ll learn about the self-directed, democratic education system and how it can provide unique opportunities for children to explore multiple interests while developing life skills.read more
In this episode you’ll learn about the similarities between using science to understand reality and religion to understand spiritual reality, how to take control of all the outside messages working to influence your decisions, and some practical tips for living in the moment.read more
In part two of a two-part discussion, you’ll learn about community design concepts that disrupt old ways of thinking and lead to new forms of mentorship programs for women.read more
In this episode, you’ll learn the importance of the why-what-how in designing programs that matter, like Charlotte’s efforts to disrupt old concepts of mentorship for women.read more