August 2nd, 2023 | 40 mins 35 secs
career journey, communication, cross-cultural experience, drew sisera, english teaching, luki danuk, personal growth, public speaking, siwike, taiwan, teaching, travel
Join Luki Danu as he delves into the remarkable journey of Drew Sisera in this latest episode of SIWIKE Podcast.
From Taiwan to Europe, Drew's teaching and communication expertise have shaped him into a world traveler. Drew shares his wisdom, insights, and the Stuff I Wish I Knew Earlier (SIWIKE) that guided his career path. Explore his adventurous experiences, uncover unique cultural elements, and embrace change as Drew imparts his philosophy on personal growth and communication.
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July 24th, 2023 | 41 mins 51 secs
communication, leadership, luki danu, marquez d, mission-driven, nonprofit growth, nonprofits, siwike, startup scaling, strategic planning, student clubs, ucg, university consulting group, volunteer engagement, volunteer organizations
In this insightful episode, Luki discusses the ins and outs of running a volunteer organization with special guest, Dan.
They delve deep into the experiences, challenges, and SIWIKE (Stuff I Wish I Knew Earlier) of starting and scaling nonprofit groups, with a focus on the University Consulting Group (UCG).
Dan shares invaluable wisdom on keeping the mission clear, the importance of communication, and why understanding your organization's 'immovable truths' can guide your decision-making process.
Whether you're thinking of starting your own nonprofit or student club, or you're already on that journey, this episode is a treasure trove of insights you don't want to miss!
March 8th, 2023 | 39 mins 15 secs
communication, feedback, self-determination
Join us in this podcast episode where host Luki and guest Steve Joordens discuss the art of giving and receiving feedback effectively. Steve, founder of Pure Scholar, shares insights on the psychological aspects of feedback and the importance of minimizing the "fight or flight" reaction. Learn how the Self-Determination Theory's three pillars - autonomy, competence, and relatedness - play a role in engaging people in any activity or process.
Discover practical tips for providing feedback in a "socio-emotionally appropriate way" to improve communication and overall outcomes. Visit https://videos.peerscholar.com for microlearning videos that guide you through the feedback process and more.
Explore the significance of feedback in educational and workplace settings, the power of positive feedback, and the benefits of fostering a growth mindset. Don't miss our guests sharing their future aspirations and ways to connect on social media. Dive into this conversation to understand the importance of managing mindset, practicing self-compassion, and striving to make a positive impact on the world.
Dealing with minority adversity, two cancer diagnoses and swabbing the world with Mai Duong MaiD-001
March 1st, 2023 | 38 mins 27 secs
cancerawareness, charity, communication
Discover Mai's inspiring journey on the latest episode of the SIWIKE Podcast! Join our new guest host, a marketing expert and media strategist, as she shares her experience growing up as a Vietnamese immigrant in Montreal and defying her parents' expectations to pursue her true passion. Learn about the importance of embracing your unique skills and how her foundation, Swab the World, is making a difference in the lives of cancer patients. Don't miss this episode full of valuable life lessons and be sure to follow Swab the World on Instagram for more updates!
January 4th, 2023 | 25 mins 18 secs
authentic, communication, name
In this episode, Kwame, shares his experiences with changing his name and how it has helped him embrace his authentic self and people are respectful of his choice. Kwame has spent time in Jamaica and learned more about his father's family, and through this journey, he has discovered more about his heritage. Embracing this part of himself has been a journey of self-discovery.
December 20th, 2022 | 38 mins 10 secs
communication, start, successful
In this episode, our experts delve into the crucial steps for a successful start in a new job. They emphasize the importance of having a clear understanding of the company's mission and values, being organized and prepared for your role, and being a good listener to understand the company's culture. They also stress the importance of making your boss look good, understanding your impact on the organization, and building relationships with co-workers. Finally, they offer advice on accelerating timelines for co-op positions and trusting yourself in the new role. Tune in for valuable insights to kick-start your new job on the right foot
July 22nd, 2022 | 34 mins 34 secs
being insecure, communication, confidence, self confidence, self esteem
On this episode of the SIWIKE Podcast, Angela and I speak about Self-esteem and confidence. We share our struggles growing up with low self-esteem and how we overcame it.
Self-esteem and Confidence: Angela Chung - SIWIKE Podcast AC 002 Mentor Corner.
May 11th, 2022 | 25 mins 14 secs
communication, confidence, new grads, newcomers, podcast, siwike, slp
In this episode, Angela and Luki talk about ways to communicate with confidence. Topics include: Speech Language Pathology, challenges for newcomers from different parts of the world, how to improve your confidence, advice for new grads and those defending their thesis.
August 6th, 2021 | 41 mins 41 secs
communication, communication skills, consistency, delegation, delegation tips, education, education and learning, education system, educational, effective communication, effective leadership communication skills, extracurricular activities, grades, grades obsession, homeschool, homeschooling, how to delegate, leadership, leadership communication, leadership communication skills, mental health, mental resilience, mental toughness, resilience, school, school system, the school system
On this episode of the SIWIKE podcast, Luki and Anu discuss Leadership Communication and Grades. They talk about the grades obsession, imperfections within the schooling system, building mental resiliency and much more. If you're someone looking to learn more about leadership communication, grades and how it affects students, this is the perfect video for you!
March 17th, 2021 | 44 mins 13 secs
communication, international trade, listening, not-for-profit, siwike
Hammad is a LinkedIn coach with a background in international trade and and experience in the NGO space. He started as an inquisitive kid that was able to connect with folks and build meaningful connections.
He shares some thoughts on listening and communication.