Geoff McDonald - Keynote Speaker, Business Transformation Advisor & Mental Health Campaigner

In the Media

Media is a critical vehicle for Geoff’s campaigning and advocacy work around mental health in the workplace. He has participated in a number of television programmes and interviews, as well as being a regular contributor to various high profile print and online articles and podcasts.

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BBC One – The One Show – Geoff McDonald shares his mental health journey

CNBC – Healthy Profits – “Musk should take time out to focus on mental health”

Podcasts / Interviews

NEW BBC Sounds – Business Daily: Losing your mind at work – 10th October 2019
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NEW In conversation with Hedley May’s Karen Frizzell – Mental health is often misunderstood, stigmatized and overlooked – 10th October 2019
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The Green Room Episode #14 with Deloitte UK – Why do we think about mental and physical health differently? – 17th September 2019
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Interview with Safety Management Magazine – A Journey with a Clear Sense of Purpose – June 2019
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The Brotherhood Community – Changing Corporate Culture: Ending Stigma Around Depression and Anxiety in the Workplace – 4th April 2019
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Mental Health Revolution Podcast – with Kate Ashley-Norman – 12th November 2018
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RNZ interview – Geoff McDonald : Mental Health at Work – 18th August 2018
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The Story Mill – Thriving Beyond Stress and Burnout – with Claire Taylor – 4th May 2018
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Changeboard HR Podcast – Geoff McDonald on Mental Ill Health and Breaking Down Stigma – with Tom Richie – April 2017
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Csuite Podcast – Wellbeing in the Workplace – with Russel Goldsmith – April 2017
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Articles by Geoff McDonald

Personnel Today – Why Astute CEOs Must Pay Attention to Employee Mental Health Issues – 26th August 2016
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Huffington Post – Why Astute CEOs Should Pay Attention to Employees’ Mental Health – 20th May 2016
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Huffington Post – Ignoring Well-Being is Costing Us – 24th September 2015
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Huffington Post – Fathers: Our Well-Being – 16th June 2015
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Personnel Today – Purpose and Profit: How Giving Back Helps Organisations Grow – 5th September 2014
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Huffington Post – Fighting Anxiety and Depression at Work – 26th August 2014
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Articles featuring Geoff McDonald

NEW LinkedIn – ‘Why don’t company wellbeing initiatives stick? It’s time for radical change’ – A Conversation with Leena Nair, Chief HR Officer, Unilever – Leena Nair – 9th Oct 2019
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The Guardian – ‘It can be a wonderful freeing moment’: opening up about mental health at work – Moya Sarner – April 2019
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SHP Online – Gaining A Competitive Advantage with a Strategic Approach to Mental Health – Edward Perchard – June 25th 2018
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Stress in the City – ‘At first, I thought my depression was a heart attack’ – Peter Stanford – 4th January 2017
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Emotional Health at Work – In Conversation with Rebecca Durrant – 8th August 2017
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BBC News – Breaking the mental health taboo: ‘Please talk about it’ – Philippa Goodrich – 12th December 2016
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