April 10th, 2021 | 43 mins 35 secs
education, entrepreneurship, job searching, marketing, siwike, swob, teaching
Alex is the co-founder of SWOB (swipe-job - think Tinder for job applications) http://swobapp.com with his sister.
He shares his journey as a regular kid who like sports to becoming a co-founder of an app.
March 19th, 2021 | 37 mins 48 secs
education, learning, siwike, teaching
Sherina is a sociology and philosophy grad that continued on to teacher's college from York University who is now working as a teacher with North York Women's shelter.
She shares her journey and SIWIKE
November 25th, 2020 | 8 mins 58 secs
adulting, build meaningful connections, education, experience, explore, learning, school, siwike
"Don't let school get in the way of education" Mark Twain. Definitely, words to take to heart for students and others alike. The focus of school experience is often for grades, assignments, and exams, which are important, though the most meaningful parts of the school experience often take place outside of the classroom.
April 20th, 2020 | 12 mins 31 secs
education, learning, memory, note-taking, school, siwike, studying
Have you learned how to learn? It's interesting how you spend a decade and a half in school, and there isn't a class on learning. Memory techniques, note-taking methods, studying techniques and learning mindset are not taught. How would your school be different if you had learned those before learning everything else?