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Penny Hagen

February 17, 2015

Penny assists organisations to apply participatory and design-led approaches to the development of policy, organisational process, strategy and services. Over […]


  • Pro
November 2, 2014

Specialties: Making people think / smile. DK is a speaker, advisor and producer. He is an expert on how / why […]

Sid Menon

  • mechatronics engineering
August 16, 2014

Hailing from Auckland, Sid Menon is a mechatronics engineering student who is looking to use his unique skills to make […]

What we’ve learnt from running the Fellowship

  • Pro
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  • Newbie
March 8, 2017

  Lifehack’s programme designs have been iterations from all the work we’ve done in the past. Not only do we […]

Funding your participation in the Flourishing Fellowship

March 3, 2017

This post outlines how we’re supporting applicants to make the Fellowship financially accessible.  We would love your feedback on this […]

Jessica Ducey

  • International development
  • Sexual health
September 1, 2014

Jess hails from Wellington via stints in the Marshall Islands, Scotland, Ethiopia, Jordan and the United States. Her background is in […]

Michelle Blanchard

  • Youth Mental Health
  • Research
August 16, 2014

Dr Michelle Blanchard is the Head of Projects and Partnerships at the Young and Well CRC and an Honorary Research […]

Jamie Emery

October 2, 2015

Who are you? I’m a seasonal worker managing a large DOC campsite, and a mum of five. I’m also studying […]

Ahmed Hilali

  • computer science
August 16, 2014

Ahmed is a co-founder of Hacktivate and a self-proclaimed expert on all things digital. He has had a passion for […]

Lifehack Labs 2014 : Final Impact Report

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In 2014, we undertook our most intensive programme yet, with a 5 week, full time bootcamp for 20 young people […]

Flourishing Fellowship applications extended until 8 March!

March 1, 2017

This is your last chance to apply for the 2017 Flourishing Fellowship! We have extended applications until next Wednesday 8 March at 5pm! (Yes […]

Fellowship applications are open—help us find great humans and be rewarded!

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  • Newbie
February 2, 2017

As you may have read on social media, applications for our flagship programme the Flourishing Fellowship are currently open. The […]

Ryan Angus

  • Anthropology
  • psychology
August 25, 2014

Ryan comes to Lifehack Labs straight out of studying Criminology, Cultural Anthropology and Psychology at Victoria University. Based in Wellington, […]

Lifehack Labs 2014 - The Report

Lifehack Labs 2014 – The Report

  • Facilitation
  • Code
  • Entrepreneur
  • Creative
  • Pro
  • Ninja
  • Newbie

In 2014 we launched a program to go deep into improving youth wellbeing. We asked young Kiwis from all over the country […]

Top 5 reasons to support your people to attend the Flourishing Fellowship

February 24, 2017

Are you a manager or decision-maker trying to decide whether to “sign off” on somebody’s participation in this year’s Flourishing […]

Logan Elliot

  • Entertainment
  • Entrepreneur
August 16, 2014

Logan runs Highly Flammable – a creative entertainment organisation that creates unique entertainment at events. Highly Flammable use fire performances, stilt […]

Richard D. Bartlett

  • engineer
  • activism
  • Facilitation

Rich is one of the cofounders of Loomio. He wants to make it easy for anyone to work on meaningful […]