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Bravery & Authenticity in a Digital World /w Brené Brown

Brené Brown

What do you do with the 3am voice in your head, that tells you of your fears, that you’re not good enough, that something is wrong with you? Brené brown talks to Chase Jarvis about Daring Greatly, and Rising Strong …

mHealth & Future tech symposium

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The future of mHealth

On the 22nd + 23rd of October Toni and Simon attended the mHealth symposium in Auckland, hosted by the University of Auckland.



The way we access health-related services is changing throughout the world and …

What happened at the IAYMH conference in Montreal?


See our workshop post over here!


For the last couple of days we spent our time amongst young people and academics, joining together for the purpose of discussing, analysing, and sharing research about mental health. Individuals hailed to …

What Is The Role Of Technology In Youth Wellbeing?

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In the early days of Lifehack, we were often asked how many mobile apps we’d built. Apps that would ‘solve’ youth mental health issues… pieces of technology that would improve the wellbeing of all young people in this country …

Youth Week is coming & we’re planning awesomeness!



We’re pretty excited that Youth Week is almost upon us, and that this year’s theme is ‘We are the future / Kō tātau te ao o āpōpō’.

Here’s the video introducing this year’s action:

How might we give young

e-Mental Health Roundtable : Inaugural Gathering

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How might we better co-ordinate and collaborate within the e-mental health community?

We were delighted when we received an email from Dr Terry Fleming (of SPARX & University of Auckland) inviting us to the inaugural round table of e-mental health …

Lifehack Venture Updates: Live The Dream & The App Store

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We’ve been working behind the scenes with a variety of projects & ventures since Lifehack Labs in September 2014, supporting the amazing young teams to get a great foundation to their work to build ventures to enhance …

50+ Free & Cheap Internet Tools for Designers, Social Entrepreneurs, Innovators & Startups


A list of services to help you be awesome.

Check out this list of online resources which can give you jumpstarts and shortcuts to gain quick momentum for your project or social venture.

Simple Website Tools:

WordPress – highly customisable…

Week 2 at #Lifehack Labs: The Feedback Loop between Technology and Culture


Weeks out from #Lifehack Labs, I pondered over the type of content that I wanted participants to be clued up on. Given our remit, it was clear that technology had to be part of that learning journey. Trying to cover …

Why LIFEHACK focuses on ‘Improving Youth Wellbeing through Technology’

Recently we launched LIFEHACK Labs – Aotearoa New Zealand’s first social innovation lab. It’s focus through the 5 week experience is to kickstart impact projects to improve youth wellbeing through technology.

Why Youth Wellbeing?

As many of you will know, …

5 Ways To Become A Developer

We’re constantly asked ‘How do I develop an app?’ or ‘How can I build a website?’ by people who have fantastic ideas for Wellbeing technology but don’t know any developers.

With the explosion of mobile & desktop tech, the recognition …