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How-To Retail: Episode 4 – iRIDE

29 July 2021

Episode 4:

The opportunity to combine professional athlete skills with corporate acumen, culminated in the birth of iRIDE.

The awesome iRIDE team are a vibrant part of the Wellington cyclist community. Founder and leader Andrew Young shares his big learns in this solid episode. This How-To Retail interview embodies retail resilience and empathetic leadership.

In this 10 minute episode, Andrew discusses:

  • Employing bold thinking.
  • Combining his corporate and professional athlete skills.
  • Talent vs. resilience.
  • The importance of work wellbeing.
  • Leadership and the value of empathy.

“You need to be your own biggest champion. There will always be times where there are naysayers and people who question what you’re doing.”

Andrew Young, iRIDE

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