If you’re interested in doing a story on The One-Week Job Project, inquiring about booking Sean for a speaking engagement, sending your thoughts/comments, or just want to say hello, the best way to get a hold of us is through email – we check it often.

Sean Aiken – Project Founder

After graduating from university, Sean Aiken had no idea what job to pursue. Instead of taking the first opportunity, he created The One-Week Job Project working 52 jobs in 52 weeks throughout North America to discover his passion. After the journey, Sean wrote a book, and is speaking at schools and companies around the world about his journey. Sean is based in Vancouver, BC.


Paul Seymour – One Week Job: Australia Participant
0447 855 699

Paul Seymour is the first international participant of the One Week Job Project. Like Sean’s original journey, Paul will work 52 jobs in 52 weeks to help find his passion. Paul is 24 years old, lives in Brisbane, Queensland, and is determined to find a job he’s truly passionate about – “I don’t yet know where or what it is, but what I do know is that I’m going to use my best endeavours to find out!”


Helene Larson – Australia’s Career Coach
Ph: 02 9944 0075

Helene Larson is an excellent communicator who is able to build trust, rapport and self-belief quickly in her clients. Helene takes a highly personalised approach, and continues to provide ongoing support and mentorship to her clients long after their first consultation. She successfully works with people of differing ages, abilities and backgrounds, and has assisted hundreds of her clients to find happiness and success in their careers, and more broadly, in their lives. Helene will help guide Paul throughout his career search lending her insight and expertise. For career counselling, expert job market advice, professional resume and cover letter writing, interview training, or study and exam techniques, get in touch with Helene to find out how she can help you.


Ian MacKenzie – Production Manager

Ian MacKenzie is a new media producer and Sean’s longtime friend. He filmed Sean on his adventure, culminating in the documentary One Week Job. He is also the founder of the spiritual travel magazine Brave New Traveler. Ian continues to produce video journalism and documentary shots. Visit his site ianmack.com