The Modern Z

The Modern Z

By Akash
Have you ever asked yourself why you are the way you are? Do you find yourself in situations where you want your voice to be heard, but you feel that the people around you just won’t understand. Well, you’re not alone.
The Modern Z is devoted to provide young individuals with a platform to share ideas. University students tend to be some of the most opinionated individuals on our planet. Here, you can expect to see the best of Generation Z come together and share inspiring stories and experiences. Tune in, and gather some insight into what we think of the world. It’s about time, isn’t it
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Data Privacy & Marketing w/ Yannick Bikker
In Episode 7, we highlight one of the most commonly spoken about topic in 2020: Data. With so many technological advancements over the past 20 years, data has become an integral aspect of how we work and interact with one another. In this episode, we cover: How companies use data-driven marketing to their advantage Data privacy and the ethical aspect of it Data manipulation with Artificial Intelligence (Deep-fake technology) The future of data Prefer reading? Check out: Our Blog Post Short summary on: Medium Do like and follow us on: Facebook- https://www.facebook.com/TModernZ Instagram- https://www.instagram.com/the.modernz/ We offer our sincere gratitude to today's guest- Yannick Bikker for joining us. Check out: Yannick's website- https://www.yannickbikker.com/ Medium page- https://medium.com/@yannickbikker YouTube video of Deep-fake technology: https://youtu.be/1OqFY_2JE1c
27:39
July 17, 2020
Mindfulness: A Conversation w/ Yourself
Mindfulness is often used interchangeably with meditation. Nowadays, we get so fixated with our daily routine and problems that we forget to take time out for ourselves, when in reality our problems seem futile in relation to the universe. With episode 6, we cover: Mindfulness and Meditation: when they're different and when they can be combined The role of introspection and self-awareness The concept of stagnation in life: why it's detrimental to our overall well-being The importance of sustainable growth We offer our sincere gratitude to today's guest- Taneesh Raj Ahmad, for sharing his ideas and experiences on this topic. Check out: Website: https://www.themodernz.com Facebook- https://www.facebook.com/TModernZ/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/the.modernz/
45:08
June 24, 2020
University & Careers w/ Laura van Rens
Episode 5 is one dedicated to all the students out there struggling with their study plan or worried about their careers. Many of us get anxious about our study path, career prospects and what the future holds. In this podcast, we cover: The societal norm of going to university right after high school What expectations we have when we decide to go to university The idea of choosing one subject path for study, and for your career Anxiety regarding jobs and the future We offer our sincere gratitude to today's guest- Laura van Rens,  founder of The 20 Something Grad. Check out: Facebook- https://www.facebook.com/The-20-Something-Grad-104712584478623 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/the20somethinggrad/
56:24
June 3, 2020
Building a hair-styling enterprise in 2020 ft. Shaun Fanaeian
The hairstyling industry has been growing rapidly over the past few years or so. Hairstyle and beauty trends across the internet and social media have got more and more people interested in revamping their personal style image.  But is this enough to have your own hair-styling business? Is a hair-styling startup a profitable and sustainable business venture? University student Shaun believes it is. Find out about his story now.  Points we cover: Having a career in hair-styling Managing time between studies and business at university Importance of personal grooming and appearance The motivation to start your own business as a student We offer our sincere gratitude to today's guest- Shaun Fanaeian,  founder of Fanaeian's hair and skin. Check out:  Fanaeian's- http://fanaeians.com.au/ Facebook- https://www.facebook.com/FanaeianHS Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/fanaeians/ Shaun Fanaeian: https://www.instagram.com/mr.fanaeian/
39:20
May 23, 2020
The State of Sustainability w/ Ritesh Shaiwal
Sustainability is one of the buzzwords of the 21st century. It is often used in conjunction with environmental phenomenon such as global warming and climate change. With episode 3, we've taken a different approach, one on the individual level. Our approach lies within the idea that sustainability is a choice, not a privilege. We believe that sustainability is interdependent with longevity.  Points we cover:  The Importance of movement in today's lifestyle The Power of food  Organic vs. non-organic food consumption  A few myths surrounding food groups and saturated fat  Fostering inclusivity and a better understanding of food  The two driving forces that alter physiological change  We offer our sincere gratitude to today's guest- Ritesh Shaiwal,  founder of Easy Human cafe.  Check out: Easy Human- https://easyhuman.com  Facebook- https://www.facebook.com/Easyhuman-263363887785731/  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/easyhumanindia/ Ritesh Shaiwal: https://www.instagram.com/ritesh.shaiwal/  Sources used for information:  https://www.who.int/news-room/detail/22-11-2019-new-who-led-study-says-majority-of-adolescents-worldwide-are-not-sufficiently-physically-active-putting-their-current-and-future-health-at-risk  https://www.helpguide.org/articles/healthy-eating/organic-foods.htm https://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/health/healthyliving/organic-food  https://www.naturespath.com/en-us/blog/11-reasons-why-organic-food-is-better-for-you-the-planet/  https://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/13/well/eat/how-the-sugar-industry-shifted-blame-to-fat.html  https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/pdf/10.1111/j.1549-0831.2003.tb00147.x https://www.healthline.com/nutrition/saturated-fat#healthy-diet 13 Reasons Why Sitting Too Much Is Bad for Your Healthwww.webmd.com › Fitness & Exercise › Slideshows
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May 3, 2020
'Being Yourself' VS 'Loving Yourself'
The terms 'being yourself' and 'love yourself' are often used interchangeably these days. Social media has emphasized the fact that each of us deserves to be loved and accepted by society.  I disagree.   Tune into The Modern Z podcast and find out why.   Website - www.themodernz.com  Inquiries - info@themodernz.com
21:49
April 24, 2020
The Beginning: Generation Z, Gratitude and a University Student's Approach to the Pandemic
Introduction of the hosts of The Modern Z. Topics covered include the evolution of generations, having gratitude in life, living through the pandemic and sharing some of our own personal stories.  Website: www.themodernz.com.  Email: info@themodernz.com
37:19
April 17, 2020