Episode 4: Sarah Wilson (part 1)

Here’s an episode of ARA Retail Therapy you don’t want to miss. Founder of the internationally acclaimed I Quit Sugar movement, globally best-selling author, thought leader, philanthropist, climate advisor, and a truly all-round fascinating and engaging person, is the influential Sarah Wilson.

Not only has Sarah been ranked in the top 200 most influential authors in the world, she was once the host of MasterChef Australia and ex-editor of Cosmopolitan, is a leading voice on mental health issues and runs her own podcast series ‘Wild with Sarah Wilson’, linked to her most recent book ‘This One Wild and Precious Life’.

If you have ever heard or seen Sarah speak, you’ll get it when we say her passionate commitment to drive a global conversation on sustainability and climate change is relentless. She’s always walking her talk, with a unique ability to communicate important messages in a way where she shifts the status quo without being overwhelming. In fact, this episode is like a long list of hints and tips about how to be a better human

Join ARA CEO Paul Zahra and Sarah Wilson as they discuss:

  • The catalyst for Sarah devoting her life to helping others
  • What it takes to be committed to climate change advocacy
  • The experience of writing ‘This One Wild and Precious Life’
  • Her eight-year backpacking adventure turned spiritual journey
  • Living the minimalist life and what that looks like

Stay tuned next week when we share part two of the conversation with Sarah – which is just as interesting and fascinating as the first.

Season 3: Trailer

Having navigated the worst of the pandemic, businesses are now tackling the next big global disruptor in climate change. In Season 3 of Retail Therapy, we hear from business leaders, academics, and climate experts – many of them global leaders in their field – about their personal journeys in fighting for a more sustainable future. And we’ll also learn more about businesses in how they’re meeting their sustainability targets.

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Episode 1: Luke Hargreaves

First-up for Season 3 is special guest, Luke Hargreaves, Global Sustainability Business Advisor at AWS, an expert when it comes to integrating sustainability, business and technology.  

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Episode 2: Nicki Hutley

With climate change being the biggest business disruptor on our doorstep, we welcome Nicki Hutley, Economist and Member of the Climate Council.

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