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GripTaped

By Grip Tape
Have you ever wanted to build a computer? Start an urban farm? Learn to play an instrument? Become an influencer? Pursue fashion design? Or even start your own business?
Host Alyssia Janee is a teen entrepreneur and former GripTape Challenger who aims to help others achieve their dreams through advice, insight, and interviews from successful teens nationwide.
Whatever your career goals, your passion projects, or your aspirations, you’re here to hustle and we’re here to help. GripTape challenges teenagers to learn a new skill — like photography, computer science, or painting.
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EP 8 From Challenger to Research Champion with Dayevin Bunao
Today we had the opportunity to speak with Dayevin from Hawaii! He first started his journey with Grip Tape as a challenger, where he took a chance on dropshipping! He used his challenge as an opportunity to really learn something new, and although things did not go as planned, he had a lot of great takeaways. Connect with Dayevin: Instagram: @day_e_vin To continue the conversation, be sure to connect with us: Podcast Instagram @griptaped Main Instagram @griptapeorg Host Instagram @alyssiajanee
32:49
July 23, 2020
EP 7 How You Can Create Something Bigger and Better with Adam Abril
Today's episode, we spoke with Adam on his challenge of putting on a benefit concert for his school. He had been apart of his school's Guitar club for four years, and during his senior year, he was responsible for organizing their annual benefit concert. During this episode, you will learn about the challenges he faced and how he overcame them. You will also hear his suggestions on active group projects and teamwork.   Talk more with Adam:  Instagram @icemanabril Band Instagram: @dreaming.red To continue the conversation, be sure to connect with us:  Podcast Instagram @griptaped  Main Instagram @griptapeorg  Host Instagram @alyssiajanee
25:13
July 21, 2020
EP 6 Meeting One of First Grip Tape Challengers- Ethan Budzynski
Today we had the opportunity to speak with one of GT's very first challengers. Ethan did not take this opportunity lightly; he came out of the gate shinning (literally). Ethan created a lighting system to help with performances and stage productions. Learn how he did and how it changed his life.  Talk more with Ethan: Instagram @themasterwh0 LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/ethan-budzynski/ To continue the conversation, be sure to connect with us: Podcast Instagram @griptaped Main Instagram @griptapeorg Host Instagram @alyssiajanee
24:16
July 10, 2020
Your Champion Can Be The Support System That You Need with Karyme
On today's episode, we are joined by a previous GripTape Challenger-- Karyme Baranda. We discuss the importance of a support system during your learning challenge or any challenges in life, the importance of her Champion, and how her learning challenge led her to help her mom's business. She originally did her challenge on learning how to make frosted phone cases and how to use social media to gain attraction.  Check her out: Personal Instagram @sprinkules Business Instagram @twinkuletwinkule Connect with us: Podcast Instagram @griptaped Main Instagram @griptapeorg Host Instagram @alyssiajanee
32:11
June 4, 2020
EP 5 AJ Talks About What Is Happening In America And How You Can Help Be An Ally
As we all know, there is a lot happening in America, and in today's episode, AJ touches on how she feels. This is a painful time for many and finding the right words to express how you are feeling can be difficult. This is the space for grieving and understanding. Although this episode is short and to the point, we wanted to share how you can be an ally in your community and to those around you.  To continue the conversation be sure to connect with us: Podcast “Instagram @griptaped Main Instagram @griptapeorg Host Instagram @alyssiajanee
16:57
June 2, 2020
EP 4 Why This Man Thinks Youth Should Be in Charge + Meeting the Founder of GripTape
GripTape is a nonprofit organization started and led by youth across America. They give youth ages 15-19 up to $500 to explore their passions outside if the classroom. On today's episode we speak with the visionary that provided 9 youth with the opportunity to be in charge. We spoke about the history of GripTape and how it has evolved to what is now. This episode breaks down the importance of doing it anyway, regardless of the limiting beliefs of others. The GripTape Learning Challenge is OPEN and closes May 31, 2020 go to griptape.org to apply for the challenge. Connect with us: Podcast “Instagram @griptaped Main Instagram @griptapeorg Host Instagram @alyssiajanee
42:09
May 28, 2020
EP 3 How You Can Restart 2020 By Changing Your Minset
Do you feel like 2020 is over for you? Have you started to look forward to 2021 rather than living out 2020? We understand how you feel! On today's episode, our host (Alyssia Janee) really dives into some of the thoughts that we all may have about 2020 and how you can overcome them. It all starts with your mindset and how you perceive the world and your individual perspective on life. AJ discussed some practices that you can do to overcome the limiting mindset that you or someone you may know currently has. You have to take charge of your own life and make it  the reality that you dream.  The GripTape Learning Challenge is OPEN and closes May 31, 2020 go to griptape.org to apply for the challenge. Connect with us: Podcast “Instagram @griptaped Main Instagram @griptapeorg Host Instagram @alyssiajanee
16:48
May 26, 2020
EP 2 Meet Alexandra | Challenger of the week
Our learning challenge is open until May 31, 2020. Go to GripTape.org to apply. Follow us on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/griptapedpodcast/
23:21
May 5, 2020
EP 1 Meet The Host
Our learning challenge is open until May 31, 2020. Go to GripTape.org to apply. Follow us on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/griptapedpodcast/
15:50
May 3, 2020
EP 3 The Real Talk On Creative Entrepreneurs
The Real Talk On Creative Entrepreneurs Connect with us: Podcast “Instagram @griptaped Main Instagram @griptapeorg Host Instagram @alyssiajanee
27:53
December 17, 2019
EP 2 Changing The World With Stainless Steel Straws
In today's episode, we sit down with Dyson to talk about reducing single-use plastics and how he did that with Project Ocean Hawaii. Dyson talks about his learning challenge and all the challenges he faced during it. We talked about learning key presentation tips, understanding your priorities, and how to overcome challenges. Keep up with Dyson FB: projectoceanhawaii  Instagram: @project_ocean_hawaii Personal Instagram: @dice_on_cheese Connect with us: Podcast “Instagram @griptaped Main Instagram @griptapeorg Host Instagram @alyssiajanee
23:08
December 12, 2019
EP 1 WELCME TO SEASON 2!
Hello, welcome to GripTaped Season 2! We are excited to have you here! Our host- Alyssia- is back as well! This season you will hear from many GripTape Challengers from all over the world! Also be sure to check out our new learning challenge that opens up January 1, 2020, for a chance to get a $500 grant to fund your passions.  Connect with us: Podcast “Instagram @griptaped Main Instagram @griptapeorg Host Instagram @alyssiajanee
06:27
December 10, 2019
EP 8 You Can Do It !
Welcome to the GripTape(d) podcast! Another Monday, another episode! We are always super excited to share a new episode with you and today is no different. ➡️You can do it, if you just do it! There is always time to accomplish your goals, you just have to put in the work. Check us out on instagram @griptapeorg and the host @alyssiajanee Website: www.griptape.org SHARE. SUBSCRIBE. LIKE plus LEAVE US A 5 STAR REVIEW
09:28
July 29, 2019
EP 7 It ‘s Time For A Reflection
Welcome to the GripTape(d) podcast! Another Monday, another episode! We are always super excited to share a new episode with you and today is no different. Today’s episode has to be by far one of my favorites (yes, I know I say that a lot). But today we are talking about something VERY serious and IMPORTANT....GOALS! We are getting close to the end of 2019 and some of us (including me) have not been accomplishing our goals, so it’s time to change that. Check us out on instagram @griptapeorg and the host @alyssiajanee Website: www.griptape.org SHARE. SUBSCRIBE. LIKE plus LEAVE US A 5 STAR REVIEW
14:13
July 22, 2019
EP 6 A Girl Boss Hustle
Welcome to the GripTape(d) podcast! Another Monday, another episode! We are always super excited to share a new episode with you and today is no different. A girl boss or in this case a glow getter is the true definition of Myana Mallory. In this episode we talked all about the inns and outs of being a Girl BOSS, and you will find out that it’s not easy but the challenge is worth it. Our special guest Myana Mallory came in discussed what it’s like for her to be a Girl BOSS. She started a company GlowGetterCo a couple years ago and she shares her experiences today. CEO of GlowGetter Co Www.shopglowgetterco.com @themyanamallory @shop.glowgetterco Check us out on instagram @griptapeorg and the host @alyssiajanee Website: www.griptape.org SHARE. SUBSCRIBE. LIKE plus LEAVE US A 5 STAR REVIEW
25:38
July 15, 2019
GripTape Design Day!
Hey guys and gals! This episode is different. I wanted to give you a “behind the scenes” of a Design Day. You also get to meet 2 of our previous challengers and learn from them!
09:01
July 9, 2019
EP 5 What If Your Dreams Come True
Welcome to the GripTape(d) podcast! Another Monday, another episode! We are always super excited to share a new episode with you and today is no different. We often get stuck on the negative possibilities of failure. We never really stop to think what would happen if we actually succeeded. So today, let’s shift our mindset. The book/ Netflix show mentioned: The Secret Check us out on instagram @griptape.youth and the host @alyssiajanee Website: www.griptape.org SHARE. SUBSCRIBE. LIKE plus LEAVE US A 5 STAR REVIEW
12:18
June 18, 2019
EP 4 l Let’s Talk About Self Love
Welcome to the GripTape(d) podcast! Another Monday, another episode! We are always super excited to share a new episode with you and today is no different. Self Love is a big issue especially with the constant pressure of social media. Today we get real about it and we have a special guest Kanyia Charles. She focused her GripTape challenge on what it means to love yourself and how to do it. Check us out on instagram @griptape.youth and the host @alyssiajanee Website: www.griptape.org SHARE. SUBSCRIBE. LIKE plus LEAVE US A 5 STAR REVIEW Podcoin
28:26
May 20, 2019
Earn up to $500 to fund your passion
The summer learning challenge is up! Head to www.griptape.org to apply to become a challenger where you have the chance to earn up to $500 to fund your passion. Wether you want to build a bike or start a business, GripTape is here to help you!
06:59
May 16, 2019
EP 3 The 5 Keys To Success
Welcome to the GripTape(d) podcast! Another Monday, another episode! We are always super excited to share a new episode with you and today is no different. We all want to be successful in life but sometimes we just need to know HOW. HOW do we become successful and HOW do we go about getting it done. This episode is going to let you in our 5 keys to success. They will never fail you, as long as you put in the work! Don’t forget your pen and paper or your notes app! Check us out on instagram @griptape.youth and the host @alyssiajanee Website: www.griptape.org SHARE. SUBSCRIBE. LIKE
21:26
May 7, 2019
EP 2 Recognizing Your Passions
Welcome to the GripTape(d) podcast! Another Monday, another episode! We are always super excited to share a new episode with you and today is no different. Today’s episode goes through the process on Recognizing Your Passion. A lot of of us struggle with the pressure of the future because we don’t know what we have a passion for. But it’s okay! This podcast episode will help you! Don’t forget your pen and paper or your notes app! Check us out on instagram @griptape.youth and the host @alyssiajanee Website: www.griptape.org SHARE. SUBSCRIBE. LIKE
23:16
April 29, 2019
EP 1 Take Charge Of Your Own Learning
Welcome to the GripTape(d) Podcast! This is our very first episode and we are super excited to share this with you! In this episode, we talked about “What it means to take charge of your own learning” Taking charge of your learning is like writing a research paper. You have an idea, your research, you outline, and then you produce the paper. Don’t forget your pen and paper or your notes app!  Connect with us: Podcast “Instagram @griptaped Main Instagram @griptapeorg Host Instagram @alyssiajanee
23:16
April 29, 2019