Learning on Fire

Early MBA with Sadaf Raza. LF025

Sadaf Raza joins me on the Learning on Fire podcast and explores the most important learning and educational moments that shaped her life.

Our guest – Sadaf Raza

 

 

 

 

 

Sadaf’s vision is to empower teenagers globally to improve their university applications, thrive at work placements and discover their ideal career fit. We’ve shown tremendous growth with demand from teenagers around the world. She has been pivotal in growing the geographic footprint as well as introducing courses that have made Early MBA a trusted brand amongst participants, parents and principals alike. Under Sadaf’s leadership, Early MBA has expanded its operations from the UK to the UAE and working closely with leading schools in the region.

Questions asked on the Learning on Fire Podcast Interview

1. Who are you?
2. What does your life look like now and how is it different from when you were growing up?
3. What was valuable about your school experience?
4. Which teachers do you remember and why?
5. Who did you admire when you were young?
6. What was it about that person that had such an impact?
7. What was the best piece of advice you have ever been given and who gave it to you?
8. What advice would you give your younger self?
9. What does your future look like?
10. What podcast, book, video, film, song or other resource has had the biggest impact on your life and why?

Resources mentioned

The Power of Full Engagement –  Jim Loehr

Contact information

www.earlymba.co.uk

www.facebook.com/TheEarlyMBA

 

Show Sponsor

National Association for Primary Education

Our aim is to achieve a higher priority for the education of children from birth to 13. High quality learning in the early years of life is vitally important to the creation of an educated society. Young children are not simply preparing for the future, they are living a never to be repeated time of life and the best way to learn is to live.

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eCommerce Kids with Monica Busby. LF024

Monica Busby joins me on the Learning on Fire podcast and explores the most important learning and educational moments that shaped her life.

Our guest – Monica Busby

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monica Busby is the Momma Head Honcho of eCommerce Kids Institute for Higher Learning, a company that began in 2015 with her now 15 year-old son, Jarel. They have a vision to build a passionately serving family culture where every teen and PreTeen on earth has the opportunity to become an influential eCommerce Social Entrepreneur and Leader. With the Amazon marketplace being the starting point, curriculums now include eCommerce Start-Up, Entrepreneurship, Leadership + Performance-Enhancing Tools, Financial & Investment Planning, and more.

Questions asked on the Learning on Fire Podcast Interview

  1. Who are you?
  2. What does your life look like now and how is it different from when you were growing up?
  3. What was valuable about your school experience?
  4. Which teachers do you remember and why?
  5. Who did you admire when you were young?
  6. What was it about that person that had such an impact?
  7. What was the best piece of advice you have ever been given and who gave it to you?
  8. What advice would you give your younger self?
  9. What does your future look like?
  10. What podcast, book, video, film, song or other resource has had the biggest impact on your life and why?

 

Resources mentioned

Brendon Burchard

 

Contact information 

www.ecommercekidsinstitute.com

 

Facebook page:

www.facebook.com/ecommercekids/

 

Show Sponsor

 

 

 

 

 

National Association for Primary Education

Our aim is to achieve a higher priority for the education of children from birth to 13. High quality learning in the early years of life is vitally important to the creation of an educated society. Young children are not simply preparing for the future, they are living a never to be repeated time of life and the best way to learn is to live.

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Women Taking the Lead with Jodi Flynn. LF023

Jodi Flynn joins me on the Learning on Fire podcast and explores the most important learning and educational moments that shaped her life.

Our guest – Jodi Flynn

 

Jodi Flynn of Women Taking the Lead is an Executive Leadership Coach, Podcaster, Author, Speaker, Workshop Facilitator and Community Leader for over-achieving women who want to be successful without sacrificing their health or happiness. Jodi specifically works with women who are rock star performers at work but are at risk for burnout. She is the host of the critically acclaimed Women Taking the Lead podcast and is an Amazon bestselling author with her book, Accomplished: How to Go from Dreaming to Doing. Jodi also serves as Vice President on the board for The Maine Women’s Conference.

Questions asked on the Learning on Fire Podcast Interview

  1. Who are you?
  2. What does your life look like now and how is it different from when you were growing up?
  3. What was valuable about your school experience?
  4. Which teachers do you remember and why?
  5. Who did you admire when you were young?
  6. What was it about that person that had such an impact?
  7. What was the best piece of advice you have ever been given and who gave it to you?
  8. What advice would you give your younger self?
  9. What does your future look like?
  10. What podcast, book, video, film, song or other resource has had the biggest impact on your life and why?

 

Resources mentioned

Books

Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff

The Four Agreements

Eckhart Tolle – A New Earth & The Power of Now

Brené Brown – The Gifts of Imperfection

Byron Katie – Loving What Is

 

Films

Stand and Deliver

Miracle

Anne of Green Gables

 

Podcasts

RobCast

Lively Show

Binge Mode

Contact information 

www.womentakingthelead.com

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/womentakingthelead
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jodiflynn
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/jodimflynn
Instagram: http://instagram.com/jodimflynn/
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVcWeuj4RbeFhGpPTnSEsDA

 

Show Sponsor

 

National Association for Primary Education

Our aim is to achieve a higher priority for the education of children from birth to 13. High quality learning in the early years of life is vitally important to the creation of an educated society. Young children are not simply preparing for the future, they are living a never to be repeated time of life and the best way to learn is to live.

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Virtual College Tours by CampusReel with Nick Freud. LF022

Nick Freud joins me on the Learning on Fire podcast and explores the most important learning and educational moments that shaped his life.

Our guest – Nick Freud

Nick is the Co-founder of CampusReel, a video and VR platform that leverages student-generated video content to give college applicants a better understanding of their college options despite any financial, temporal or geographic constraints he/she may have. Nick grew up in New York City and attended college at Colgate University. After graduation, he moved to Phuket, Thailand to work as a math teacher and then spent eight months bartending his way through Australia before returning to the U.S. to found CampusReel with Co-Founder Rob Carroll.

Questions asked on the Learning on Fire Podcast Interview

  1. Who are you?
  2. What does your life look like now and how is it different from when you were growing up?
  3. What was valuable about your school experience?
  4. Which teachers do you remember and why?
  5. Who did you admire when you were young?
  6. What was it about that person that had such an impact?
  7. What was the best piece of advice you have ever been given and who gave it to you?
  8. What advice would you give your younger self?
  9. What does your future look like?
  10. What podcast, book, video, film, song or other resource has had the biggest impact on your life and why?

 

Resources mentioned

Joe Rogan Podcast

Tim Ferriss

Contact information 

www.campusreel.org

 

Show Sponsor

National Association for Primary Education

Our aim is to achieve a higher priority for the education of children from birth to 13. High quality learning in the early years of life is vitally important to the creation of an educated society. Young children are not simply preparing for the future, they are living a never to be repeated time of life and the best way to learn is to live.

 

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Prepped and Polished with Alexis Avila. LF021

Alexis Avila joins me on the Learning on Fire podcast and explores the most important learning and educational moments that shaped his life.

Our guest – Alexis Avila

Frequently quoted by U.S. News & World Report, Alexis founded Prepped and Polished to help elementary, secondary, college-level, and adult students improve their grades and test scores. While tutoring for several small and large commercial test prep companies, Alexis envisioned growing his own independent educational services company run entirely by educators, for the love of education. Alexis and other members of the Prepped and Polished team have collectively traveled one hundred thousand miles to educate students in person, working with well over a thousand families. Described by students as supportive, patient, and enthusiastic, Alexis has helped students and adults gain confidence, maximize their academic potential, and achieve dramatically improved grades and test scores.

Alexis is a certified school guidance counselor, grades Pre K-12, and holds a Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison (a US News ranked top-five Counseling Psychology program), as well as a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor. Alexis also spent his junior year living in Seville, Spain through the Cornell, Pennsylvania, University of Michigan study abroad program. Alexis completed a two day seminar in Executive Function disorder, as well as a one day seminar on Advanced Strategies to Improve Executive Function Skills, all through the Landmark School Outreach Program. Alexis regularly speaks nationally about tutoring, test preparation, and students with learning challenges to parents and professionals at schools and conferences across the US, including SEPAC organizations in Dover, Sudbury, and Wayland, MA, as well as the IECA and CollegeWeek Live.

Alexis is the Test Prep Expert columnist for Answers.com, and both writes and produces videos for his educational blog, which has over 300 videos and podcasts. He interviews educators, mentors, and inspiring leaders on his Prepped and Polished Podcast. Alexis leads SAT Math Strategies and SAT Strategy Secrets Workshops at various local high schools, as well as administers the ACT-SAT Test Prep Selector Diagnostic and Evaluation at several college fairs.

Alexis is a member of professional organizations such as the University of Michigan Alumni Association (Alumni Student Recruiter); and also non-profit organizations such as Bridge over Troubled Waters, Mass Mentoring, Big Brothers Big Sisters of America, and Community Servings. An active member of the Big Brothers, Big Sisters of America since 2003, Alexis was nominated in 2010 as one of the final five finalists for Big Brother of the Year. Alexis ran in three Boston Marathons from 2012-2014, collectively raising 15,000 dollars for two youth mentoring programs, Mass Mentoring and Big Brothers, Big Sisters of America.

Questions asked on the Learning on Fire Podcast Interview

  1. Who are you?
  2. What does your life look like now and how is it different from when you were growing up?
  3. What was valuable about your school experience?
  4. Which teachers do you remember and why?
  5. Who did you admire when you were young?
  6. What was it about that person that had such an impact?
  7. What was the best piece of advice you have ever been given and who gave it to you?
  8. What advice would you give your younger self?
  9. What does your future look like?
  10. What podcast, book, video, film, song or other resource has had the biggest impact on your life and why?

 

Resources mentioned

Joe Rogan Podcast

Can’t Hurt Me – David Goggins

12 Rules For Life – Jordan B. Peterson

Secrets Self-Made Millionaires Teach Their Kids – Steve Siebold

 

Contact information 

www.preppedandpolished.com

facebook.com/preppedandpolished
twitter.com/preppedpolished
instagram.com/preppedandpolished1
preppedandpolished.com/podcast

 

Show Sponsor

National Association for Primary Education

Our aim is to achieve a higher priority for the education of children from birth to 13. High quality learning in the early years of life is vitally important to the creation of an educated society. Young children are not simply preparing for the future, they are living a never to be repeated time of life and the best way to learn is to live.

 

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