SIWIKE “Stuff I Wish I Knew Earlier”: the podcast

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

123 episodes of SIWIKE “Stuff I Wish I Knew Earlier”: the podcast since the first episode, which aired on April 6th, 2020.

  • MENTOR CORNER: SN-001 Shalini Nagrani Curiosity, Film, Finance, Tech, and Psychology

    December 30th, 2021  |  44 mins 39 secs
    film, finance, podcast, project management, psychology, siwike, tech

    In this episode, Luki and Shalini talk about her educational background, career journey, SIWIKE, and future aspirations. Shalini is now a senior project manager at CGI.

  • MENTOR CORNER: DR-001 Deanna Rose Shyness, Health and Wellness, Entrepreneurship

    December 23rd, 2021  |  46 secs
    career, career advice, deanna rose, health, health and nutrition, health and wellness, health care, healthy, healthy eating, introvert, mental health, naturopathic doctor, naturopathic medicine, nutrition, peak performance, peak performance coach, podcasts, shy, siwike podcast, wellness

    On this episode of the SIWIKE podcast, Luki and Deanna have a conversation about growing up as a shy kid, health and wellness and entrepreneurship. Deanna is a Peak Performance Coach and the founder of Wellth by Deanna Rose. In this conversation, Luki and Deanna talk about Deanna as a shy and overweight child, her interest in psychology and naturopathic medicine, and her journey as an entrepreneur. She also shares some of her SIWIKE (Stuff I Wish I Knew Earlier)

  • MENTOR CORNER: AA-001 Anita Agrawal 6 Creative Ways To Find A Job

    December 21st, 2021  |  2 mins 34 secs
    best ways to find a job, best ways to find a job 2021, career, career advice, career coach, career tips, career tips for students, how to find a job, how to find a job fast, how to find a job in canada, how to find a job quick, job, job hunt, job hunting, job search, job search advice, job search strategies, job search tips, jobs, networking, networking tips, siwike, siwike podcast, volunteer, volunteering

    On this episode of the SIWIKE podcast, Luki and Anita have a conversation about creative ways to find a job. In this conversation, Luki and Anita share 6 ideas for finding work including creating your own opportunities, volunteering and helpful suggestions for students struggling to find work. She also shares some of her SIWIKE (Stuff I Wish I Knew Earlier)

  • MENTOR CORNER: PO-001 Paulson Ong Art & Music, Engineering and Financial Advisory

    December 16th, 2021  |  32 mins 12 secs
    art, engineering, financial advisory, music, podcast, siwike

    In this episode, Luki and Paulson talks about his childhood, his interests, career journey, and SIWIKE.

  • MENTOR CORNER: DC-001 David Catallo Health, Wellness, and Business

    December 14th, 2021  |  33 mins
    business, health, podcast, siwike, wellness

    On this episode, Luki and David talk about David as a kid, his health and wellness journey, and key lifestyle changes that he had developed in the past. David is now a corporate health and wellness lead.

  • MENTOR CORNER: DJOR-002 David Jorjani Some challenges with recruiting and talent management

    December 9th, 2021  |  40 mins 16 secs
    ats, gig economy, immigrants, podcast, recruitment, siwike, talent acquisition

    In this episode, Luki and David talk about some challenges within the resume and hiring process.

  • Episode 033: Advice For New Graduates Looking For A Job They Want

    November 9th, 2021  |  14 mins 37 secs
    5221 journaling method, best career advice for new graduates, career, career advice, career advice for young people, career coach, finding a job after college, how to get a job you want, how to get the career you want, job crafting, job hunting, job search, job search advice, job search strategies, job search tips, life after college, new graduates, podcasts, recent grads, recent graduates, siwike podcast

    On this episode of the SIWIKE podcast, Luki introduces a 3 part series for new graduates. In part 2, he provides some useful tips and advice for new graduates looking for a job they want. He talks about job crafting, figuring out your area of interest, exploring and being open to opportunities and much more.

  • Episode 032: Advice For New Graduates Looking For a Job

    November 3rd, 2021  |  1 min
    career advice, college graduates, how to create a resume, how to find a job after graduation, how to get a job, how to get a job with no experience, how to make a resume, how to network, how to write a resume, job, jobs, jobs after college, life after college, life after graduation, networking, post grad job search, post grad job searching, recent grads looking for a job, resume, siwike podcast, unemployment, university, what to do after college, work experience

    On this episode of the SIWIKE podcast, Luki introduces a 3 part series for new graduates. In part 1, he provides some useful tips and advice for new graduates looking for a job. He talks about getting more relevant work experience, how to create a resume, the importance of networking and much more.

  • SIWIKE Podcast Book Young Professionals Edition - Authors Intro

    November 1st, 2021  |  59 secs
    advice for young professionals, author, authors interview, books, career, career advice, career coach, career podcast, david catallo, health and wellness, mental health, new graduate, paulson ong, recent, shalini nagrani, siwike, siwike book, stuff i wish i knew earlier, stuff i wish i knew earlier young professionals edition, tiffany uman, tips for young professionals, young professionals

    On this episode of the SIWIKE podcast, Luki is joined by fellow authors Tiffany, Paulson, David and Shalini to discuss the Young Professionals Edition of the SIWIKE Podcast Book. In this conversation, all five authors share a little bit about their career and life backgrounds while also sharing how the Young Professionals Edition of the SIWIKE Podcast Book came about. They also provide some useful SIWIKE (Stuff I Wish I Knew Earlier) advice for young professionals.

  • MENTOR CORNER: AH-001 Alif Huq From SOCIALLY AWKWARD to The MOST POPULAR in School

    October 19th, 2021  |  1 min 49 secs
    antisocial, awkward, being socially awkward, how to be less socially awkward, how to be more outgoing, how to be more outgoing and confident, how to not be socially awkward, how to overcome social anxiety, how to stop being awkward, how to stop being awkward around people, how to stop being socially awkward, how to talk to people, overcome social anxiety, social anxiety, social skills, socially awkward, socially awkward people, stop being awkward

    Wanna know how to be less socially awkward? Don't you worry, our guest host Alif Huq is here to share some tips and tricks! On this episode of the SIWIKE podcast, Luki and Alif have a conversation about Alif's journey from being a SOCIALLY AWKWARD kid to the MOST POPULAR kid in school. Alif is a Digital Marketing Specialist and a Freelance Content Marketer. In this conversation, Luki and Alif talk about the steps Alif took to stop being socially awkward, Alif's career journey from Hr to Digital Marketing, and he also shares some of his SIWIKE (Stuff I WIsh I Knew Earlier)

  • Episode 031: What is HR Human Resources and How Do I Get In?

    October 12th, 2021  |  15 mins 45 secs
    career advice, career coach, career tips for students, day in the life, easy ways to get into human resources, how to become a human resource manager, how to get a job in human resources with no experience, how to get into human resources, hr, hr generalist, hr generalist vs hr specialist, human resource management, human resources, human resources career, human resources day in the life, jobs, recent grads, what does an hr generalist do, what is human resources, working in human resources

    On this episode of the SIWIKE podcast, Luki discusses what hr human resources is and how get into human resources. He talks about the day to day functions in hr, easiest ways to get into hr, the importance of networking and much more.

  • MENTOR CORNER: MO-001 Maliha Omar Growing Up Against The Grain

    October 11th, 2021  |  2 mins 7 secs
    against the grain, career, career advice, content creator, going against the grain, how to choose what to study, how to get a job, how to get a job after graduation, podcast, project management, recent graduate, recent graduate advice, struggling to find a career path, struggling to find a job, study abroad, study in canada, university, what to do after college, what to do after graduation, work

    On this episode of the SIWIKE podcast, Luki and Maliha have a conversation about Growing Up Against The Grain. Maliha is a Project Manager and Content Creator. In this conversation, Luki and Maliha talk about Maliha as a kid growing up in Kenya, not wanting to follow the same route as girls in her community, and her struggle to find a job after graduation. They also share some useful tips for anyone struggling to find a job.

  • MENTOR CORNER: DT-001 Danny Tseng Architecture, Anxiety and Mindset

    October 4th, 2021  |  39 mins 15 secs
    anxiety, anxiety and mindfulness, anxiety and mindset, architect, architecture, career, career podcast, career podcast for millennials, design and architecture, entrepreneurship, how to network, mental health, millennial, millennials, mindfulness, mindset, networking, podcast, syllable, the importance of networking

    On this episode of the SIWIKE podcast, Luki and Danny have a conversation about Architecture, Anxiety and Mindset. Danny is the co-founder of Syllable Inc. Syllable Inc is a solution-driven architecture and interior design firm that focusing on helping individuals maximize the full potential of any space (https://syllable.design/)

  • MENTOR CORNER: IX-001 Ian Xiao Engineering, Business and Consulting

    October 1st, 2021  |  47 mins 27 secs
    business ideas, career advice, career advice for young people, career change, career coach, career development, career guidance, career path, career tips, career tips for students, china, coaching, consulting, consulting interview, engineering, engineering student life, gaokao, gaokao exam, how to change careers, management consulting, podcast, siwike, small business ideas, small business ideas 2021, things i wish i knew, things i wish i knew in my 20s, time management

    On this episode of the SIWIKE podcast, I am joined by Ian Xiao. Ian is a manager at a consulting firm.

  • MENTOR CORNER: CC-001 Chris Chan Art, Accounting, Cybersecurity, Content Creation and Coaching

    September 30th, 2021  |  20 mins 31 secs
    accounting, accounting and finance, advice for young people, art, best career advice for new graduates, career, career advice, career change, career coach, career coaching, career journey, career journey story, consulting, consulting day in the life, content creation, content creator, cpa, education, educational, employment, job advice, jobs, podcast, podcasts, recent grads, recent graduate, siwike, siwike podcast, young professionals

    On this episode of the SIWIKE podcast, Luki and Chris have a conversation about Art, Accounting, Cybersecurity, Content Creation and Coaching. Chris is the co-founder of Uprotege. Uprotege is a start up that provides job help and career coaching to students, young professionals and experienced hires (https://www.uprotege.ca/)

  • MENTOR CORNER: BMCB 001C Bianca Marryshow Carly Basian Managing as a Young Leader - Setting Yourself for Success in Leadership

    September 23rd, 2021  |  19 mins 14 secs
    career advice, consulting, feedback, giving and receiving feedback, giving feedback, giving feedback in the workplace, giving feedback to employees, how to be a leader, how to be a leader at work, how to be a successful leader, how to give feedback, how to give feedback in the workplace, how to give feedback to employees, leadership, leadership consulting, leadership skills, leadership training, success in leadership, the power of play, the power of play in the workplace

    On this episode of the SIWIKE podcast, Luki is joined by Bianca Marryshow and Carly Basian to discuss Managing as a Young Leader and Redefining Leadership. Bianca and Carly are both Higher Education Professionals and Leadership Consultants. In this conversation, they talk about the importance of giving feedback, saying yes to opportunities, and their next steps in their leadership journeys.