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Halfreformed: The Spoken-Word Series.

Halfreformed: The Spoken-Word Series.

By Paola Fajardo
No funfair, just articulating.

About me: I’m Paola. I’m a Millenial, an Asian based in Singapore and a true-blue introvert wanting to make my voice heard through the power of words.Here, I talk about my ruminations, pop culture, advice and stories about my life as a career recruiter.
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Career 2021: Revival, Trauma, Resignations and The Reckoning
We are at the home stretch of 2021. Since most of my life is spent at work, I share with you some of my reflections about 2021, work-wise.  About me: I'm Paola. I'm a Millenial, an Asian based in Singapore and a true-blue introvert wanting to make my voice heard through the power of words. Here I talk about my ruminations, pop culture, advice and stories about my life as a career recruiter.  Background Music Credits (c/o Spotify):  1) Out the Blue - Beat Edit - Slim, Summer Sons 2) Moog Me Up - Wibke Komi 3) Space Fern - Mujo 4) Connection - Chip Sum If you have questions or suggestions, you may send me a message here or: My Blog: http://www.halfreformed. com Email: halfreformed@gmail.com
07:01
December 14, 2021
In defense of adulthood and growing up
Whether you are a Millenial, a Zoomer, a Boomer, a Gen Xer or whatever name your generation is called, I’m very sure there is this one word you have heard so many times it makes you want to cringe. Thank us Millenials for bombarding you with this. It’s the word Adulting, also known as existing, and I want to do a little deep-dive into that. About me: I’m Paola. I’m a Millenial, an Asian based in Singapore and a true-blue introvert wanting to make my voice heard through the power of words.Here, I talk about my ruminations, pop culture, advice and stories about my life as a career recruiter. Sources:  Adulting: Do Kids Really Think Growing Up is an Accomplishment? https://grownandflown.com/adulting-kids-growing-up-accomplishment/ Why slow adulting is a good thing - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YZVc42U25a4 Jane Fonda's Guide to Love, Friendship, and Political Activism | Explains It All | Harper's BAZAAR https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_dlrhX3mD9Q&t=387s Kindly Shut the Hell Up About "Adulting" - https://www.cosmopolitan.com/lifestyle/news/a58946/stop-adulting/ Background Music Credits (c/o Spotify - Lofi Work Playlist) Poppa Sodalicious - Ashley Orikami Boredom - Chkody Dominoes - Keith Garland If you have questions or suggestions, you may send me a message here or:  My blog: http://www.halfreformed.com Email: halfreformed@gmail.com
08:28
August 30, 2021
Productivity tips from a Recruiter
Today’s episode will be an advice-y type. I would like to share with you all a number of productivity hacks that I’ve learned in my long career and illustrious as a Recruiter. About me: I’m Paola. I’m a Millenial, an Asian based in Singapore and a true-blue introvert wanting to make my voice heard through the power of words.Here, I talk about my ruminations, pop culture, advice and stories about my life as a career recruiter. Background Music Credits (c/o Spotify): 1) Friends at the bar - Lozzle 2) Take the back roads - Sidezz 3) Hawaiian Organ Donor - Beat Oven 4) Ripples - Alonia Pearl 5) Built by Clay - Hand Made 6) Cloudy Daze - Blackburri If you have questions or suggestions, you may send me a message here, or:  My blog: http://www.halfreformed.com Email: halfreformed@gmail.com
10:47
July 19, 2021
35 months on internet stealth mode
In this audio-only episode, I want to talk about my experiences this past 35 months or so on internet stealth mode, and what I learned out of it.  About me: I’m Paola. I’m a Millenial, an Asian based in Singapore and a true-blue introvert wanting to make my voice heard through the power of words.Here, I talk about my ruminations, pop culture, advice and stories about my life as a career recruiter. Background music credits:  - Cloud Smoke by Liam Huston -Smooof by Fresh from the Over -Handprints by Lazy Leopard -Rooftop by Olivier Abeille If you have questions or suggestions, you may send me a message here, or: My blog: http://www.halfreformed.com  Email: halfreformed@gmail.com
06:22
May 31, 2021
Halfreformed: Pilot EP
So here we are, the very first episode and may I call the test episode the spoken-word format of my blog halfreformed. About me: I’m Paola. I’m a Millenial, an Asian based in Singapore and a true-blue introvert wanting to make my voice heard through the power of words.Here, I talk about my ruminations, pop culture, advice and stories about my life as a career recruiter.
04:49
May 03, 2021
Test episode
Test episode
00:02
April 11, 2021