Being patient with your ambitions and leveraging mentors


April 26th, 2023

41 mins 40 secs

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About this Episode

In this insightful podcast episode, host Luki chats with Shaan, a consultant at a leading global management consulting firm. They delve into Shaan's professional journey, the hurdles he encountered, and the strategies he deployed to navigate his career.

Shaan imparts valuable lessons about applying to internships, harnessing the power of mentorship, making the shift into the corporate world, and making informed career decisions. If you're a student or a young professional preparing to step into the corporate realm, this episode will provide practical advice on setting up your career trajectory, planning your future, and excelling in the corporate ecosystem.

Tune in as Shaan highlights the importance of opportunities like internships, mentorships, and pursuing an MBA in enhancing your professional development.

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0:00:00 Intro
0:01:25 Shaan as a Kid
6:44:00 Interest in Business and Marketing
15:26:00 Decision and Crossroads
23:05:00 Transition from University to Early Working Career
31:00:00 Getting into Consulting
35:24:00 SIWIKE

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