September 12th, 2023 | 32 mins 14 secs
academic excellence, career growth, education, francesca cadhit, life skills, luki danu, mentorship, personal development, siwike, time management
In this enlightening episode of SIWIKE Podcast, Luki Danu explores the essentials of career growth and personal development with Francesca Cadhit, the founder of Top Class Edge. They dive deep into the value of mentorship, life skills beyond academics, and the power of thinking long-term. Whether you're a student, a young professional, or someone looking to enrich their life, this episode is packed with actionable advice to accelerate your journey toward success.
🔗 Connect with Francesca Cadhit:
Website: https://topclassedge.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/francescacadhit/
👉 Listen to the full episode to learn how mentorship and life skills can be your "shortcut to success" (or rather, your accelerator)!
June 13th, 2023 | 39 mins 33 secs
careeradvice, careercoach, careerjourney, immigrantstory, inspirationstory, lifelessons, mentorship, miguelabascal, personalgrowth, podcast, successstory
In this enlightening episode of our podcast, we delve into the personal and professional journey of Miguel Abascal. From his humble beginnings as a coffee server at Tim Hortons in Canada to becoming an influential career coach and mentor, Miguel's story is a testament to resilience and perseverance.
Miguel opens up about his decision to leave behind a promising business opportunity in Mexico to pursue his dreams in Canada. Despite the challenges and doubts he faced, Miguel's unwavering commitment to his goals led him to the life he always dreamt about. His story serves as an inspirational beacon for everyone striving to make their dreams come true.
Throughout the podcast, Miguel shares his insights about the importance of mentorship and learning from other people's mistakes. He also highlights the significance of finding the right life partner and giving back to the community. His unique perspective on success as being tied to significance and transcendence is truly thought-provoking.
In the end, Miguel shares his future aspirations, striving to help more people on a larger scale through his involvement with 'Unstoppable Me' and 'Thrive Faster', two organizations committed to accelerating career progress.
Connect with Miguel Abascal on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/miguelabascal/
April 26th, 2023 | 41 mins 40 secs
academia to corporate, bell, business consulting, career advice, career planning, career transition, corporate career, corporate internship, education, government jobs, internship, job search, leadership development program, leadership roles, mba, mentorship, personal development, professional development, team management., walmart
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.
April 19th, 2023 | 39 mins 32 secs
ayanna lott, business, career advice, career journey, career transition, community service, confidence, empowerment, journalism, leadership, life challenges, life lessons, mentorship, persistence, personal growth, personal vision, resilience, siwike
Join us for an empowering episode of the SIWIKE Podcast with Ayanna Lott, a dynamic leader, coach, and communicator who has journeyed from the field of journalism to empowering emerging leaders. Ayanna's story is one of resilience and determination, overcoming personal losses and career challenges to forge a successful path in business and community service. She discusses the importance of mentorship, personal vision, and staying teachable throughout your career journey. Whether you're just starting out in your career, looking for guidance, or seeking inspiration, Ayanna's journey is sure to resonate and inspire.
April 12th, 2023 | 37 mins 34 secs
aspire, career advice, career development, career growth, career journey, career planning, computer science, leadership, mentorship, personal development, proactivity, richard luo, software engineering, startups, tech industry, technology
Join us in this inspiring episode as Richard Luo, a proficient software engineer currently working at Aspire, shares his unique career journey, the lessons he learned, and the wisdom he wishes he knew earlier. Richard dives into his humble beginnings, the transformational experiences he encountered while working in various tech roles, and how he's striving to make a significant impact at Aspire. He discusses the importance of mentorship, the value of having a clear plan, understanding the reason behind what you're doing, and the necessity of being proactive in shaping your career trajectory. Don't miss this episode if you're seeking valuable insights to navigate your career in tech!
August 31st, 2022 | 35 mins 21 secs
human resources, mentorship, podcast, salary negotiations, siwike
In this episode, Linda and Luki speak about what to do and not to do during your salary negotiations.
August 10th, 2022 | 37 mins 34 secs
mentorship, personal finances, podcast, rrsp, siwike, tfsa
In this episode, Paulson and Luki talk about how to manage your personal finances.
July 21st, 2022 | 28 mins 23 secs
consulting, mentorship, networking, podcast, siwike
In this episode, Brian and Luki speak about how Brian came out of his shell in middle school, influences in education, learning from different people of various backgrounds, and how they influenced his decision to pursue consulting.
June 8th, 2022 | 26 mins 28 secs
computer science, dancing, hr, human resources, mentorship, podcast, singing, siwike
In this episode, Luki and Vanessa talk about her experience as a competitive dancer when she was a child, her interest in music, how she decided to pursue business as her career, and more.
May 4th, 2020 | 11 mins 30 secs
career coaching, fulfillmnt, mentorship, purpose, siwike, want, what
What do you want? It seems like an obvious question and often folks don't take the time to ask themselves the question. I've also found that age is having less to do with it as there are fewer people late in their careers that ask themselves this question, and more younger people asking themselves.
Learn more on the podcast!