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How I Learned This with Joseph Jeong - The HILT Podcast

How I Learned This with Joseph Jeong - The HILT Podcast

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How I Learned This podcast, brought to you by FutureHack. Each week, Joseph Jeong speaks to outstanding students, successful parents, inspiring educators, and exceptional entrepreneurs to hear about their secret life hacks so that you can follow the unique learning paths that allowed them to get into the top schools, have their dream careers, and impact millions with their exponential startups. Whether you’re an aspiring student, an anxious parent, a budding entrepreneur, or an experienced professional looking to transform your career, you're in the right place. Let us take you to the HILT!
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Ingolf Wunder with Joseph Jeong
In this episode, our host Joseph sits down with friend and world famous musician Ingolf Wunder. Ingolf Wunder is an Austrian classical pianist. Wunder was the second prize winner at the 2010 International Chopin Piano Competition in Warsaw, Poland. He also won special prizes for best concerto, best Polonaise-Fantasie performance, and the public prize at the competition. 
August 06, 2020
Talking Education with Jeff Hu
In this episode of the HILT Podcast, Joseph Jeong talks with longtime friend Jeff Hu. Jeff is the Director of China Admissions for the University of California-Irvine, and has great tips on picking your major, college, and also discusses statistics on admissions standards for foreign students.
July 01, 2020
Becoming More Successful at Work and in Life with Eric Sim
Eric Sim may have been a self-described “terrible student” as a teenager, but these days he’s teaching the next generation of Asian bankers how to make it in the finance sector. Eric is a banker, lecturer, speaker, writer, and social media influencer with 2.7 million followers (and growing!) on LinkedIn. During his motivating interview with Joseph Jeong, Eric highlights: How a negative childhood experience inspired him to research and educate himself deeper Becoming a university professor without a teaching degree Eric’s secret to gaining 2.7+ million followers on LinkedIn The extremes he goes to save time (even by taking buttons off his sleeves. "Who needs them?") His IOL Website How automation is leading to professionals changing careers The science behind adding value to people’s lives through social media What makes a photo really stand out to have people click on it versus a photo nobody is going to click on ...and so much more! For more, see:, Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram: @HILTpodcast
March 18, 2020
Empowering The Young With Esther Wojcicki
In the inaugural episode of the How I Learned This Podcast, Joseph Jeong sits down with his dear friend and empowering educator, Esther Wojcicki. Esther is an award-winning author, journalist, teacher, vice chair of the Creative Commons advisory council, and founder of the Palo Alto High School Media Arts Program in Palo Alto, California. Esther shares the secrets to her success, as well as the successes of her three daughters: Susan (CEO of YouTube), Janet, a Fulbright-winning anthropologist, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and researcher, and Anne (co-founder of 23andMe). Why was Steve Jobs sitting barefoot cross-legged on her classroom floor? Tune in to hear this great story and so much more! Esther's book How to Raise Successful People: Simple Lessons for Radical Results is available for purchase today. For more, see: @EstherWojcicki,,, and Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram: @HILTpodcast
March 13, 2020