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Declassified College Podcast | College Advice That Isn't Boring

Declassified College Podcast | College Advice That Isn't Boring

By Declassified Media
Why is it that all the college advice for students comes from boring people who went to college 20 years ago?

This show is about sharing college advice for freshmen all the way through your senior year from real students and professionals in less than 15 minutes.

If you have an unanswered question about college or have college advice that you’d like to share, email justin@getchogrindup.com.

It's time to unlock the cheat codes to college.
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ep. 191 advice to our younger selves
Check out our job board with 60+ jobs! This season has been one of my favorites as I've opened up more as well as it has been on a topic that has been at the top of my mind all year. As you are getting back onto campus, seeing people for the first time in a long time, and so many more experiences; college can be a place that could make or break your mental health. This advice episode is geared around what advice that we'd wish we had earlier in our lives and you will hear from: Keirsten Sires - Founder and CEO of LRT Sports James Farese - Founder and CEO of ReachLink Mark Metry's episode about research Get experience from top companies on your resume! Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
07:56
November 11, 2021
ep. 190 managing social anxiety and networking events with Mark Metry
Check out our job board with 60+ jobs! Mark Metry has become a good friend over the years and has overcome his battles with social anxiety. He has gone from a kid scared to talk to people in college to someone who interviews experts in their field on a weekly basis. How? We share the steps he used throughout this episode! A link to Dr. Daniel Ayman Get experience from top companies on your resume! Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
15:26
November 04, 2021
ep. 189 how much money should you spend while in college?
Check out our job board with 60+ jobs! Get experience from top companies on your resume! As we get older hopefully we make more money, but what is definitely sure is that we spend more money. So how do you know when you are spending too much? We got to hear from 3 students about how they got their spending habits back on track after spending way too much money at the beginning of college: Trey Dewitt - student at Texas State University, Youtuber Victoria McNally - Texas A&M Student, Youtuber Kamilla Lagrand - Cal State University, Youtube Links mentioned in the podcast: Episode with Priceless Tay on Declassified College Graham Stephen Youtube Andrei Jekh Youtube BudgetwithBri Youtube PricelessTay Youtube ProfitPlug Instagram Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
09:32
October 28, 2021
ep. 188 4 exams in 1 week? what to do!
Check out our job board with 60+ jobs! We know, it's the worst but it happens to everyone. 4 exams, 1 week, why do professors do this to us? We brought on 3 students to share how they best manage their stress during these types of weeks and how they think about studying so they can stress less! Marisa Wong - YouTuber studying at the University of Western Ontario Karen Chen - Blogger/YouTuber University of British Columbia Milena Mitiko - Youtuber studying at Erasmus university Get experience from top companies on your resume! Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
08:51
October 21, 2021
ep. 187 handling the pressure to succeed as a student
Check out our job board with 60+ jobs! Being a student is one of the hardest things to do and one of the toughest parts about being a student is having the "pressure to succeed" pushed on you by parents, friends, family, and others. Thats why in this episode, we brought on all of these students to talk about how they handle the pressure while in school: Dayo Olabode - a recent graduate of Texas Tech University Henry - recent grad of Erasmus University in the Netherlands Maria - recent grad of UNTG, technical recruiter for Tech Systems Stephanie - incoming CS major at UC Berkeley Milind Khurana - Law student at the University of Miami and intern at AT&T. Here is a link to his Ted Talk. Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
13:54
October 11, 2021
ep. 186 strategies to handle stress with clinical psychologist, Nathaan Demers
Check out our job board with 60+ jobs! We aren't licensed psychologists... but Nathaan is! Nathaan has been one of my favorite guests because he understands the issues from a clinical perspective, but can explain it in a way you and I can understand. Nathaan has found a way to combine his passion for psychology and mental health with technology, an area which we believe will only continue to grow. Resources that Nathaan listed: American Psychological Association Mental Health America Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
18:15
October 07, 2021
ep. 185 handeling depression in college
Suicide hotline: 800-273-8255 SAMHSA National Helpline: 1-800-662-HELP (4357) (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration) If you feel depressed or have suicidal thoughts, please visit your campus therapist (most have them and are part of the tuition that you pay for) In this episode you will hear from: Rolla-Marie - grad student youtuber Jason Mai - Student at the University of Calgary Check out our job board with 60+ jobs! Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
09:43
October 04, 2021
ep. 184 dealing with anxiety in college
Check out our job board with 60+ jobs! In 2017-2018 I didn't know it, but I had my first anxiety attacks. My heart would heart at random times in the day and I had a cardiologist look at my heart and nothing was wrong physically. College was beating on me and I was about to graduate so I had to figure out what I wanted to do with my life. But that is when I had to learn different ways to calm myself down when I got anxious. In this episode you will hear from a couple of other students who have dealt with anxiety in college as well to show that this can happen to anyone. Guy, girl, business major, creative major, etc. Jasmine Patrick - Southern Methodist University, Youtuber about the college lifestyle Kristen Casey - New grad from UF, PR and Communications Associate at OneEleven Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
12:21
September 27, 2021
ep. 183 dealing with imposter syndrome
Check out our job board with 60+ jobs! Have you ever felt like you didn't belong in a room or after winning something felt like you didn't deserve it? Thats imposter syndrome and it happens to a lot of people, including myself. In this episode you will hear from Chris La Rue Horton who has worked on projects like Impractical Jokers, Blue Planet II, and a lot of other amazing shows, movies, and video games. He understands the feeling of imposter syndrome and shares some of his advice to overcoming it. Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
10:01
September 23, 2021
ep. 182 staying stress free during exam weeks
Exam weeks are some of the most stressful times of the year for students, but we're going to make sure that instead of stressing, you'll be studying. In this episode you will hear from: Isaac Lara - a student at the University of California San Diego Nick Dowling - a student at Wake Forest Check out our job board! https://bit.ly/DeclassifiedJobBoard Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
11:33
September 20, 2021
ep. 181 how to think about balancing your schedule this fall
work-life balance... is it a real thing? In this episode you will hear from: Steven Rothberg - Founder of College Recruiter Shanna B Tiayon - Chief Practitioner at Well Being Works Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
07:29
September 01, 2021
ep. 180 the #1 mindset to have going back to school
Understanding that no one will remember you is eye-opening. This is a solo episode with Justin Nguyen sharing his insights into how to make the most of being back on campus this fall. Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
06:53
August 30, 2021
ep. 179 do more work in less time and hang out with your friends more
Being busy does not equal being productive. Say it with me. Here are the apps that we talked about: Notion: https://www.notion.so/ Summit: http://www.summitdayplanner.com/ Flip: https://medium.com/the-rising-tilde/flip-not-your-regular-pomodoro-app-35625c3ba468 Forest: https://www.forestapp.cc/ Shay's Notion Page: https://www.notion.so/home-23f098c84c0f43ce9a528de22acfc4e6 In this episode you will hear from: Steven Ou - Student at Carnegie Melon University, Computer Science, Youtuber Shay Hayashi - Student at Simon Fraser University, health sciences, Youtuber
12:37
August 26, 2021
ep. 178 how to make friends on campus
The first two weeks are crutial. After the first two weeks, everyone will have their friends and it will be much harder to make friends. In this episode you will hear from: Sophia Estrada - Senior finance major at Barruch college in NY, intern at Bank of America, president of ALPHA Barruch Tommy Pastor - just graduated from UCF, works in the property management industry Liz Victoria - BS in Comp Sci, BA in Math at University of San Diego, working towards PhD in Comp Sci at University of Tulsa Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
10:20
August 23, 2021
ep 177 the easiest way to get a tech job and an AMEX black card
You need to be invited to even apply for this card... In this episode you will hear from: Jared Wexler - Solutions Consultant at Chili Piper Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/
12:51
August 18, 2021
ep. 176 what laptop should you buy?
Do you choose to be the annoying Macbook Air person with a clickly keyboard? Or do you choose Windows? Find out how to go about finding the right laptop for you! In this episode you will hear from: Anuneet Kaur - Product Marketing Manager Student at York University Michael Soloman - Architecture Student at City College of New York Abdur Naveed - Computer Science Student at Arizona State University
09:41
August 16, 2021
ep. 175 every student NEEDS this class
Here's why this class not only pushes you out of your comfort zone, but also helps you in your job search. In this episode you will hear from: Doan Winkel - Endowed Entrepreneurship Chair at John Carrol University Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/
04:35
August 11, 2021
ep. 174 are student clubs worth the time?
The first week of school can seem like everyone is trying to pitch you on their club, frat, or sorority. But which one do you choose? In this episode, you'll hear from: Grace Ling - Designer at Electronic Arts, Founder of Design Buddies Lillian Zhang - Google Product Marketing Manager Intern Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/
08:42
August 09, 2021
ep. 173 does size really matter? (for classes)
Big or small? Which is better and which is worse? We break it all down in this episode with: Jarell Beausivoir - Piano student at the University of Central Florida Katarina Karris-Flores - Admissions counselor at Bryn Mawr College Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/
05:39
August 04, 2021
ep. 172 the best formula to choosing your major
This is one of the hardest things to do in college because it can feel like all of the pressure is on this one moment. And even though it is important, it may not be as important as you think in the way you think that it's important. In this episode you will here from: Amiya Subramanian - DLDP Intern at Raytheon Technologies, student at Rochester Institute of Technology Sanketh Andhavarapu - Doctoral student at the University of Maryland Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/
10:60
August 02, 2021
ep. 171 how to optimize your schedule this fall
Productivity is the name of the game in college. You have classes, probably are working a job, and then you have to add in extracurriculars plus internships if you want a chance to graduate with a job. In this episode, you will hear from students who have found ways to do it all and be extremely productive in college: Kristen Wisneski - Associate Analyst, Paid Social at CMI Media Group, University of Portland Grad Aishwarya Bagaria - Product Designer at Ripcord, RISDI Ryan Soloman - Head of Community and Content at Entre, Penn State University Grad Zariah Tollman - Executive Director at Positivity Outward, Montana State University grad Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/
10:32
July 29, 2021
ep. 170 what to bring onto campus
What should you pack when you go to campus this fall? Instead of bringing a whole car's worth of stuff, check out this episode to make sure that you're optimizing what you bring to school. Both of the students featured in this episode, go to campus with just one suitcase. Dyondre Thomas - Middle Tennessee State University Michael Panchu - a recent graduate from U Mass Boston Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/
06:54
July 26, 2021
ep. 169 live on campus or off campus?
Between the money, lifestyle, and food, living on or off-campus can be a huge decision. In this episode you will hear from: Brittany Do - Author of "Bigger Than Leadership", current student at the University of Washington Devesh Tilokani -  Sales Development Representative at Acadium 
09:28
July 21, 2021
ep. 168 how to find a good roommate
Roommates are almost always one of two things. You either love them... or you hate them. But to make sure that you have the best chance to find a good roommate, we brought on some students to share their advice with you. In this episode you will hear from: Staci Taustine - a leadership consultant, University of Wisconsin grad. Damion Sanchez - project coordinator at ATTN, California State Long Beach grad Ben Coates - Tennessee Tech University student Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter
10:30
July 19, 2021
ep. 150 becoming a millionaire with a Roth IRA | declassified personal finances
Investing is a cheat code to future financial freedom and the earlier you start... the better. And it's not just a small bit better, it's a lot better. We will be focusing on Traditional IRAs, 401ks, and Roth IRAs in this episode, but there are much more investment vehicles out there. This is not investment advice and you should always do your own research before investing. Lendtable - they give you cash advances so you can max your 401k benefits! Nav.It - I use this to keep track of my finances In this episode, you will hear from: Tyler Lacafta - Financial Representative Minh Luu - Host of Money with Minh on Youtube Leave us a review on iTunes (and send a screenshot to declassifiedcollegepodcast@gmail.com to enter the $110 Amazon gift card giveaway!) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students!
11:07
July 18, 2021
ep. 149 what is the stock market? | declassified personal finances
Do you actually know what the stock market it or have you just been throwing money into stonks because everyone else is? We're going to be breaking down the basics of what the stock market it and the general concept of why stocks move up and down. In this episode you will hear from: Minh Luu - host of the Youtube Channel Money with Minh Josh Fontanilla - content creator at YouNancial, Chief Investment Officer at San Jose State Investment Fund Judy Zhu - CEO and Founder of Money Girls, Ex Amazon and Uber Leave us a review on iTunes (and send a screenshot to declassifiedcollegepodcast@gmail.com to enter the $110 Amazon gift card giveaway!) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students!
11:46
July 18, 2021
ep. 148 the class on taxes that we all wish college taught us
Taxes are that one thing that we all say we wish we had a course on in school... but lets be real... do we really? Taxes are extremely boring and although I am not a tax expert, Saurav from TaxZen is so we brought him on to help you learn a little about the basics of paying your taxes! Leave us a review on iTunes (and send a screenshot to declassifiedcollegepodcast@gmail.com to enter the $110 Amazon gift card giveaway!) Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students!
08:13
July 18, 2021
ep. 147 top 5 student credit cards | declassified personal finances
These are the top 5 credit cards, some I personally have! Learn more about the Chase Freedom Flex Card Learn more about the Discover Cards Learn more about Deserve EDU Cards Learn more about the Capital One Student Card Leave us a review on iTunes (and send a screenshot to declassifiedcollegepodcast@gmail.com to enter the $110 Amazon gift card giveaway!) Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students!
04:11
July 18, 2021
ep. 146 professors, personal finances, and the #1 mistake students are making with their finances | personal finances with Timothy Li
Many schools are starting to get more serious about teaching their students personal finances, but the hard part can be finding the actual courses. We brought on Timothy Li who is the CEO of Alchemy and Wikipro as well as a lecturer at the University of Southern California's college of engineering. We talk about why it's important to build relationships with your professors as well as you guessed it... credit scores. Leave us a review on iTunes (and send a screenshot to declassifiedcollegepodcast@gmail.com to enter the $110 Amazon gift card giveaway!) Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students!
10:00
July 18, 2021
did we hit our March goal?
100 reviews by the end of March... We got to 72. New goal for April. 110 reviews and if we hit that, one of you will win a $110 Amazon Giftcard! Here is a link to the whole Season 10 playlist: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/2sgxkFKfdB6q5IlgFUtWt8?si=YurisFZES9OKrAFYPXnVuA Leave us a review on iTunes Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with hundreds of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
02:58
July 18, 2021
ep. 167 advice to the class of 2021
Honestly this advice goes for all college students. Master these few things and you'll be on your way to success.
05:34
June 30, 2021
ep. 166 dope careers you've never heard about
There are literally thousands of careers that you've never heard of and if you don't know about them you'll never be able to apply to them. This episode highlights a couple careers that you could think about! You will hear from: Juliet Menz - Head of Content at Hellosaurus Ejieme Eromosele - VP of Customer Success and Account Management Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter
08:60
June 28, 2021
ep. 165 a risk free way to make thousands of dollars this summer
We've seen the get rich quick gurus and the crypto juggernauts pop up everywhere on TikTok to Youtube, but here is a way to potentially make thousands this summer. In this episode you will here from: Noah Kettle -  Junior at the University of Illinois, sells sports cards and does Tiktok and Youtube Erin Nicole - Youtuber/Photographer, Grand Canyon University Nolan Mayfield - Junior at the University of Oregon, Pressure Washer Business + Youtube (College Hustle) Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter
13:06
June 25, 2021
ep. 164 how to find online communities
The internet is a beautiful place when you use it in your favor. The problem is it can be hard to find the right corner of the internet. In this episode you will hear from: Emma LeMay - Freelance copywriter Brittany Do - Author of Bigger Than Leadership Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter
07:14
June 23, 2021
ep. 163 3 steps to winning $345,000 in scholarships
Scholarships are hard, but that doesn't mean that they're impossible to win, especially if you know where to look. Niche.com, findscholarshipsonline.org, nshss.org, scholarships.com, scholarshipscanada.com, scholartree.com, bold.org In this episode you will hear from: Senaida Ng - Youtube Content Creator, won over $108,000 worth of scholarships Alexander Alvarado - Youtube Content Creator, won over $345000 from 4 scholarships Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter
08:52
June 21, 2021
ep. 162 intern in person or intern remote? whats better?
TBH going to work in sweatpants sounds pretty nice. In this episode we talk about which way of interning is better. Interning in person or interning remotely. Voices featured in this episode: Jerry Lee - COO of Wonsulting Sammy Hejazi - Associate Director at Wayfair Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter
10:10
June 18, 2021
ep. 161 how to find a job that makes an impact
How do you intersect your passions to change the world and working in corporate America? Check out CSR or Corporate Social Responsibility field. In this episode, you'll hear from: Madeline Hutchinson - Vice President: Tech for Social Good at JPMorgan Chase Marlee Margolin - Corporate Social Responsibility - Employee Activation Manager at IBM Adam Robinson - VP of Corporate Social Responsibility at ViacomCBS Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter
13:54
June 16, 2021
ep. 160 land an internship by doing this
Resumes are filled with fluff, but how do you get the experience to fill your resume with fluff when no one will hire you? In this episode you will hear from: Jules Labador - student at UC Irvine, iOS developer behind Streams (an app that tracks your anime binge obsession) Deep Parekh - full-stack developer at Minus Labs Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter
06:49
June 14, 2021
ep. 159 hot project summer
Meg The Stallion and Chet Hanks don't have anything on this summer! This episode we share advice and ideas for how you can start to build a project over the summer to set yourself apart from the rest of the applicants for internships and jobs. In this episode you will hear from: Rick Liu - Host of The Seed Podcast Enrique Torres - Director of Leading Learners  Jacky Huang - Founder of 1st Gen Diaries Lang Liang - research project = the structural and functional analysis of trap complexes at the jasafa (I couldn't find the correct spelling lol) larval and neural muscular junction Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter
13:17
June 09, 2021
ep. 158 how Michael met the Co-Founder of Netflix
Michael Sikand is a legend when it comes to meeting people who he probably shouldn't be meeting. He's interviewed people like Marc Randolph (Co-Founder of Netflix), Paul English (Founder of KAYAK), and Alex Lieberman (Co-Founder of The Morning Brew). How did he do it? We uncover all of his cheatcodes in this episode! Michael Sikand - Founder of Our Future HQ Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter
10:17
June 07, 2021
ep. 157 meeting Mark Zuckerberg
Yup... it happened and it can happen to you too! This episode is all about how you can meet the higher-ups of the company that you're interning at. We break down how you can start conversations and where to do research so you aren't stuck in an awkward conversation. You will hear from: Julian Alvarez - incoming software engineer at Facebook and Co-Founder of Vize Spencer Solaz - former graphic design intern at Veritas Technologies Ish Baid - former Facebook software engineer, founder of Try Virtually  Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter
11:44
June 05, 2021
ep. 156 a free cheat code to land a job
Informational interviews is a sort of secret way to get in touch with people at the companies that you want to work at. The problem is no one really tells you how to get them or what to say/ask once you are in one. We uncover all of those by talking with students who have mastered the art of informational interviews. Here is a link to Calendly: https://calendly.com/ Learn more about Tech Pod (a community for those looking to break into tech without coding): https://techpod.substack.com/ Learn more about Ladder (a worldwide community of students): https://ladder.to/ In this episode you will hear from: Hanson Fox - Operations intern at Ampersand Professionals Sarah Ahmed - Product Design intern at Opal, Technical Writing intern at Salesforce Simran Budhwani - Social Media Marketing Intern at Ampersand Professionals Jane Xiong - incoming Masters Student, Newsletter lead and Market Research team at Neutrify
11:28
June 02, 2021
ep. 155 a simple cheat code for networking
Networking, the word everyone uses and everyone hates. But with this simple cheat code it not only makes it easy, but also can make it fun too. No more scrambling and trying to remember who and when to hit someone back up. This is everything you'll need to know to build a system around networking. Julian's Notion Page: https://www.notion.so/julianjear/Julian-Alvarez-Notion-Templates-854adaefc3a14185b29774bee844d322 Check out Google Sheets: https://www.google.com/intl/en-GB/sheets/about/ In this episode you will hear from: Jonaed Iqbal - Founder/CEO of nodegree.com Julian Alvarez - Software engineer at Facebook, Cofounder CTO of Vize, host of the Inventing The Future podcast Leave us a review on iTunes (and help us reach more students) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter
10:07
May 31, 2021
easiest way to get win an $110 Amazon gift card
Super simple, leave the Declassified College Podcast a review on Apple Podcast here: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/declassified-college-podcast-college-advice-that-isnt/id1496875926 Then send a screenshot to declassifiedcollegepodcast@gmail.com to enter the $110 Amazon gift card giveaway! Link to the whole season 11 about personal finances: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/7xENTdxhthlOB9k0NGyBlJ?si=5ba0381a6bae4fea Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter
03:22
May 14, 2021
ep. 154 what financial knowledge I wish I knew when I was in college | declassified personal finances
As much as we'd had to admit it, experience has its merit sometimes and in the world of personal finances, experience is king (or queen). Here is a link to our personal finance playlist: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/7xENTdxhthlOB9k0NGyBlJ?si=410b141f78c64a94 So in this episode, you will hear from a couple of individuals who both know about personal finances as well as have found ways to work towards their own financial freedom: Bernie Su - 3 - time Emmy award winner, Founder of 96 Next Ramona Ortega - CEO of My Money, My Future Leave us a review on iTunes (and send a screenshot to declassifiedcollegepodcast@gmail.com to enter the $110 Amazon gift card giveaway!) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter
04:42
May 12, 2021
ep. 153 you're losing thousands of dollars right now | declassified personal finances
Check out the $2,500 scholarship from Extra Space Storage! Start now or you'll probably regret it later when you really learn about compound interest. Time is on your side and since we're only getting older we might as well try to make more money too. In this episode you will hear from: Gigi - the first gen mentor Here is a link to a compound interest calculator Leave us a review on iTunes (and send a screenshot to declassifiedcollegepodcast@gmail.com to enter the $110 Amazon gift card giveaway!) Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students!
16:46
May 10, 2021
ep. 152 the world's richest man bet $1,000,000 on this | declassified personal finances
Warren Buffet famously made a $1,000,000 bet against hedge funds that an index fund would outperform hedge funds over a 10 year period.  And he won by a LARGE margin. In this episode we share more about what index funds are and compare them to mutual funds, etf, and other types of investments. If the stock market is level one, where to put your money is step 2. This is not financial advice and it's aim is to provide informational knowledge. In this episode you will hear from: Scott Goldsmith - Senior Financial Advisor at Ronald Blue Trust Josh Fontanilla - Host of the Tip Jar Podcast Leave us a review on iTunes (and send a screenshot to declassifiedcollegepodcast@gmail.com to enter the $110 Amazon gift card giveaway!) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students!
09:40
May 07, 2021
ep. 151 stonks only go up with the Stonk Queen Kiersten Crum | declassified personal finances
From going home because of COVID and having to work 2 jobs to help support her family to living the stonk dream life, this is the crazy year that Kiersten Crum, the Stonk Queen just lived. In this episode, we go over her journey, how she got started, and is she going back to school in the fall? She started with only $500 and has at least made over $50,000 and it could easily be more! Check out her viral tiktok here Leave us a review on iTunes (and send a screenshot to declassifiedcollegepodcast@gmail.com to enter the $110 Amazon gift card giveaway!) Get a FREE $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students!
14:26
May 05, 2021
ep. 145 why does adulting cost so much | personal finance season
College is expensive, but adulting is even worse! Buying a car, a house, and then maintaining everything adds up and if you don't prep for it, you may be paying a lot more than you expected. But don't worry, we got your back to make sure that when you make that next big purchase, you have everything prepared. In this episode you will hear from: Ryan Sullivan - Founder of Podcast Principles Luis Duque - Bridge Engineer Leave us a review on iTunes (and send a screenshot to declassifiedcollegepodcast@gmail.com to enter the $110 Amazon gift card giveaway!) Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students!
11:19
April 26, 2021
ep. 144 this is more important than your SAT score... | declassified personal finances
Getting an 800 on this is probably worth more than getting 1600 on your SAT. We're talking about your credit score and in this episode we're going over how you can start to build that score up so by the time you graduate you have a credit score of 800. This is easier than you may think and to walk you through how you can begin to build that credit, in this episode you will hear from: Danielle Schroeder - civil engineer, over 800 credit score Michael Rubenstein - VP of Business Development at Dovly, a company that is helping automate the credit repair process. Leave us a review on iTunes (and send a screenshot to declassifiedcollegepodcast@gmail.com to enter the $110 Amazon gift card giveaway!) Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students!
11:46
April 19, 2021
ep. 143 traveling to the 8th wonder of the world... compound interest
Albert Einstein famously called compound interest the 8th wonder of the world (I don't know who can verify this) and he isn't wrong. But what he forgets to mention is that interest can also be your greatest enemy. Interest is one of those words that is used throughout personal finance and if you don't fully understand what it means, then the rest of personal finance will be hard to understand. So this episode is all about making sure that you know what interest means and how you can use interest in your favor. You will hear from: Minh Luu - gaming industry by day, personal finance youtube by night at Money with Minh Michael Broughton - CEO of Perch Credit, an app that helps you build credit with your subscriptions like Spotify, Hulu, etc. Check it out here Luis Duque - Bridge Engineer and master budgeter Leave us a review on iTunes (and send a screenshot to declassifiedcollegepodcast@gmail.com to enter the $110 Amazon gift card giveaway!) Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students!
11:33
April 16, 2021
ep. 142 is debt good or bad? | declassified personal finances
We've heard about student debt, but what about all of the others other there? Credit card debt, mortgages for your home, car payments, the list goes on and on. Even though they go by different names, at the end of the day it's all just debt. We're going to be talking about what debt is, common mistakes that students have with debt, and lastly, how you can start to overcome some of your debt if you have some. In this episode you will hear from: Luis Duque - Bridge Engineer at Foothills Bridge Company Anthony Ng - Accounting and finance student at San Jose State University, Cohost of The Tip Jar Podcast Joseph Gracia - Founder/CEO of Nickels, a startup helping you manage your financial health Leave us a review on iTunes (and send a screenshot to declassifiedcollegepodcast@gmail.com to enter the $110 Amazon gift card giveaway!) Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/ 
08:24
April 14, 2021
how to budget like a millionaire as a student | declassified personal finances
Personal finances. We all wish that college taught us this, but let's be honest... would you pay attention? Well here is your chance, because this whole season, we will be talking about how to best manage your personal finances and the first step that you can take is setting up a budget. 70% of all people in the US don't have more than $1,000 in their bank account. Not just students, everyone. Let that sink in. That's why budgeting is so important and we got to bring on some experts to share their best budgeting insights. Maia Monell - Cofounder and CMO of Nav.it, an app that makes personal finances fun (super dope btw! check it out here) Luis Duque - Bridge Engineer at Foothills Bridge Co. Angel Radcliffe - Certified Financial Educator Sarah Robinson - Business Analyst Student at Grove City College Lee Michael Murphy - Wealth Manager and Cohost of the Free Retiree Show Leave us a review on iTunes (and send a screenshot to declassifiedcollegepodcast@gmail.com to enter the $110 Amazon gift card giveaway!) Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with thousands of other students!
12:56
April 12, 2021
ep. 141 advice on how to get hired from people who actually want to hire you
There is nothing worse than people who haven't had to find a job in years giving you advice on how to get hired. That's why our show is all about bringing on people who are in the weeds and in this episode's case... looking to hire. In this episode, you will hear from: Jordan Scott - CEO of Cobble, find them on IG here Eli Weiss - Director of Customer Experience at Olipop Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with hundreds of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
04:48
March 31, 2021
ep. 140 how to make money testing food with Olivia Dansky
Making money while eating food sounds like a dream job for many, but the way that Olivia got there is interesting because she didn't go to a 4-year culinary school. While going to get her degree at Washington University, she got a 6-month degree at Le Cordon Bleu. It's similar to a certification. To learn more about Olivia: https://www.linkedin.com/in/olivia-dansky-9a81b7a8/ To listen to the episode about how someone in the Declassified Community got a 6-figure job offer after completing a certification: https://open.spotify.com/episode/5hRt1JnQmfLOX8dW8uPbvF?si=oWbMMk1dQzKhd8379HEdEQ Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with hundreds of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
06:38
March 29, 2021
ep. 139 working on The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel with Reece Feldman
The entertainment industry is one of the hardest ones to break into, but it's not impossible. Reece Feldman started documenting his journey on TikTok with @guywithamoviecamera and now has over 260k followers! Reece breaks down how he was able to break into this industry and how you can too! Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with hundreds of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
11:31
March 24, 2021
ep. 138 how a side project can lead to your next job
If you haven't been blessed by the internship gods yet, you might want to start building your own side project. From selling one of those projects to MTV to building over 120 of them which has lead to multiple job opportunities, Katie and Linus have done both. In this episode you will hear from: Katie Ajemian - Filmmaker who has worked on Hulu TV shows, with Sony Music, and much more! Linus Lee - Product Engineer at Ideaflow Inc, blogger at thesephist Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with hundreds of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/ 
07:56
March 22, 2021
ep. 137 declassified college is going to the moon
A couple months ago, GME and DOGE were going to the moon, but now DCP is the next ticker headed to the moon! We may not all be smart enough to fly things to the moon, but we sure can learn a thing or two from Aerospace Engineers. In this episode you will hear from: Anjali Roychowdhury - GNC engineer at ABL Space Systems, grad student at Stanford University. Wouter Van Gijseghem - Simulation and Modeling Engineer at Wing Luis Fernandes - Research Aerospace Engineer at NASA Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with hundreds of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
09:38
March 19, 2021
ep. 136 landing a 6-figure job offer using Coursera certifications
Zoom University is one thing, but online certifications are another. With classes moving online, Charles decided to take Coursera certification instead of traditional classes... 60 of them. And the result? A 6-figure job offer with Walmart... Learn how he navigated Coursera without ever paying a dime in this episode. In this episode you will hear from: Charles Arday - Co-founder of Winie This is the IT course that Charles took: https://www.coursera.org/professional-certificates/google-it-support Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with hundreds of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
11:21
March 17, 2021
ep. 135 how to follow up with your networking call
Just like in basketball, without a follow-through, you're probably going to airball. Learn exactly what to say when you're following up after a networking call to make sure that you solidify the connection and don't just become another meeting that was on that person's calendar. In this episode you will hear from: Henry Peck - Johnson and Johnson Robotics and Digital Solutions division Ysra Khayat - Incoming Business Development Consultant at Oracle, Senior at San Jose State University Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with hundreds of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
06:07
March 15, 2021
ep. 134 best questions to ask while networking
Networking is all about being remembered and one of the best ways to be remembered (in a good way) is by asking great questions. Instead of asking "whats your story" ask some of the questions that you hear in this episode! Featured are: Cole Nevins - Founder of Phenom Media, student at Syosset High School James Rogers - Head of Ops and Cohort Experience at Envision Accelerator, student at Vanderbilt University Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with hundreds of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
08:24
March 12, 2021
ep. 133 how to network to find internships and jobs
Everyone talks about networking, but how do you do it? Kendall walks us through how he went from awkward high school student to networking with millionaire Venture Capital legends while being able to ride in a Rolls Royce and fly private. In this episode you will hear from: Kendall Camp - Host of the Privileged Black Kids Podcast, incoming Microsoft Product Marketing Manager, attends Morehouse College Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with hundreds of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
13:17
March 10, 2021
ep. 132 how to "provide value" while networking
Pressing send on that email or LinkedIn message is the hardest part about networking. Learn how to overcome that fear and provide value during that first call that you have! In this episode you will hear from: Jeremy Navarro - Founder of Dormops, Head of Growth at Dormroom Fund, senior at Middlebury College Elizabeth Olshanetsky - Associate at Republic Labs (VC arm of the start-up Republic). Gap year student from Yale Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with hundreds of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
10:06
March 08, 2021
ep. 131 should your resume be artsy?
We've seen the resume's that go viral like the Twitter resume or the Etsy one, but should you make these? This episode we hear from 3 career experts about how you should format your resume as a student: Olivia Barnard - Founder of Signature Interview Prep Madeline Mann - Founder of the Self Made Millennial Sarah Johnston - Founder of the Briefcase Coach Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with hundreds of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
09:20
March 05, 2021
ep. 130 stop applying to jobs, do this instead
If you only apply online, there is a 2% chance that you get picked for that job. Don't like those odds? Well you can increase those odds to between 40-80% by getting a referral from someone on the inside. But the question always is how do you find someone on the inside? That's exactly what we go over on this super star-studded episode with: Austin Belcak - Founder of Cultivated Culture Jonathan Javier - Co-Founder of Wonsulting Stephanie Nuesi - Founder of Max Up. Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with hundreds of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
07:15
March 03, 2021
ep. 129 should you intern at a startup?
As many industries took a hit in 2020, startups rose from the ground and if you're looking to gain some experience, startups might be the best place to look. Thats why we partnered up with Seedstages for this episode to talk about why interning at a startup could be right for you. Seedstages is an app that is if Tinder met LinkedIn. You and startups get to swipe right or left on each other and get matched up. You can learn more about it here: https://seedstages.com/ In this episode you will here from: Boris Gorshteyn - Chief Executive Officer at Seedstages Ian Hafkenschiel - Chief Techology Officer at Seedstages Najifa Hossain - Business Development Intern Michelle Garcia-Guevara - Business Development Intern Dasha Shkipina - Business Development Intern Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with hundreds of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
09:13
March 01, 2021
season 9 wrap up
And season 9 is complete! Here are season 9's top 3 episodes: #1. How to organize your life and stay productive #2. Tricking your mind to stay productive #3. How to break and avoid bad habits Season 10 will be all about the job search process from resumes to networking! Season 10 will launch on March 1st. Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with hundreds of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
02:11
February 19, 2021
ep. 128 are personal brands important for students?
Should you leverage social media to build your personal brand and help you in the job search? In this episode you will hear from: Sebastian Jimenez - Founder of Rillavoice Meg Applegate - Founder of Hinge Resume Collaborative Lida Citroen - An executive personal branding expert at LIDA360 Alex Brands - head of brand marketing at Madhappy. Connect with Alex on LinkedIn. Jessica Li - growth at Zageno Team and content at Elpha Savannah Scott - Beauty Editor at SuperGreat Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with hundreds of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
14:09
February 17, 2021
ep. 127 3 jobs that impact billions that you've never heard
These are the unknown jobs that are super dope and need more recognition. In this episode you will hear from: Kat Facchini - East Coast Page at NBC Universal Carly Wakefield - Fans First, Commercials Solutions Coordinator at Spotify Vanneeda Keowmang - Creative Development Freelancer at First Ave Machine Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with hundreds of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
10:14
February 16, 2021
ep. 126 how to use Notion for school | productivity advice with Isabella Athena
Notion is the hottest app right now in the world of productivity and as beautiful as you can make it, it can be extremely confusing trying to figure out how to actually use it. Isabella is a Youtuber who makes videos around productivity, her life in school, and of course... Notion. Check out her Youtube channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9HyEbciTxOoxx2oEi4CV0Q Check out Notion here: https://www.notion.so/ Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with hundreds of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
12:54
February 12, 2021
ep. 125 how to start forming good habits | productivity advice
Stuck on that bad habit? Or maybe you want to start being more productive with your time by starting a new habit of working out each morning. Whatever that habit is, we gotchu! This episode we share some advice from students on how they have formed some of their most productive habits. You will hear from: Adam Hamden - A student at the University of Southern California Fatima Ali - A student at the University of Californica, Irvine Janette Kim - A student at the University of British Columbia
08:47
February 10, 2021
ep. 124 how to break into any industry | career advice
Is your industry hard to break into? Don't worry. We got you. In this episode we will hear from: Iris Guo - an incoming Microsoft Product Manager Sam Singer - an incoming Associate Account Executive at Amazon Joseph Choi - the co-founder of Tech Pod Claim your free $10 of a stock with public.com by using this link: https://bit.ly/DCxPublic Thank you for listening to the show and making it all the way to the end of the show notes! (You’re dedicated and we appreciate you) Join our discord and talk with hundreds of other students! If you want to join our newsletter that releases once a week (0 spam) with 5 college cheatcodes, you can subscribe here: https://mailchi.mp/31e942a00a1c/gcgunewsletter If you’d like to check out our Instagram Page: https://www.instagram.com/declassifiedcollege/ And if you want to the cringe Tik Tok that Justin makes, make sure to give us a follow here: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJAakMkJ/
09:19
February 08, 2021