How Old Are You?
I'm nearly 50 years old believe it or not. So everything here is the sum of the first half of my life.
What's On Your Business Card?
I don't have a business card. But if I did, it would say "Graham Brown... storyteller" (See my page on Storytelling
How Many Podcasts Have Your Published?
In total, Over 1400. Approximately 1000 of my own, 300 of my clients and 100 before I started my podcast agency
in 2018 working on various (now lost) audio projects.
What Books Have You Written?
I have 7 books published on Amazon. I write mostly about human communication both for individuals and brands. You can see my books here
What Did You Study at University?
What is Your Best Ever Podcast Interview?
Do You Have Any Career Highlights?
Speaking at the United Nations Headquarters to their people about young people and the rise of communications technology globally. Getting quoted in the Financial Times and Sunday Times running a featured on young people and mobile phones. The Tony Fernandes Podcast interview
How Did You Travel the World for 4 Years and Where Did You Go?
In 2021, I sold my stake in a telecoms business and went traveling with my young family. We started in New Zealand and traveled to Fiji, Hawaii, California, Florida, Cyprus, Fuerteventura, Lanzarote, Andalusia, Barcelona, Tokyo, Okinawa, Phuket, Singapore. We spent 4 years traveling and finally settled back into "Normal" life on the coast of Japan south of Toyko before moving here to Singapore. See my page on Location Independent Living
When Did You First Come to Asia?
After graduating in 1995 I got a job teaching English in Tokyo Japan. During the summer before heading out to Japan I went backpacking for 2 months across Indonesia. Starting in Jakarta I went to Bali, Lombok, Sumbawa, Komodo, Rinca and finally made it out east to Flores. This was long before "influencers", the internet and mobile phones.
What Languages Do You Speak
English, Japanese and Spanish
Which Countries Have You Lived in?
UK, Japan, Spain, Cyprus, Thailand and Singapore
Where Do You Live Now?
What Are Your Hobbies?
Ironman Triathlon. I have completed 1 full IM (Lanzarote) and 4 Half IMs. I also enjoy Olympic Ironman races and competed in the ITU Olympic Triathlon in Yokohama Japan 2017.
What Are Your Favourite Foods?
South Indian idli sambar dosai, most Japanese, Nepalese Momos, Malay Beef Rendang are some of the best discoveries from my life and travels.
What Are Your Travel Highlights?
Seeing Mount Everest, Bhutan & the Himalayan Kingdoms, the beautiful Greek Islands, off the beaten track in mainland Japan, backpacking in Indonesia
Key Influences on Your Work?
All the best storytellers: Seth Godin, Tim Ferriss, Tom Hodgkinson, John Krakauer, John Lennon, Steve Jobs, Martin Luther King