Episodes

Join This Weird Thing Called Life co-hosts David Jay and Nadia as they discuss the issues that matter to millennials and young adults, including personal and professional development, personal finance, and dating and relationships. Listen to episodes for expert advice and insights from personal experiences to help you navigate and succeed in life.

 


Breaking the Career Rut With Career Coach Cachet Prescott – TWTCL 047

David Jay and Nadia talk to career coach and consultant Cachet Prescott about dealing with career dissatisfaction and get tips on how to be fulfilled in your career. In this episode you will learn: The common factors that contribute to career dissatisfaction What you can do to make your current job more fulfilling How to pursue new career opportunities after you’ve decided you want to do something else The importance of personality over technical skill for career success How to use networking to help you make a career transition What you should know when you’re transitioning to working for yourself instead of working for someone else How to plan for a…

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Your Life, Your Way: Create the Life You Want With Life Coach Kelli Cooper – TWTCL 046

Life coach Kelli Cooper shares her story of successes and failures on the road to living life travelling the world while making a living and helping others with their personal development. Through Kelli’s story and her advice for creating the life you want, you’ll see that there’s no reason not to be living life on your own terms. As Kelli advises, don’t let your past and present dictate what’s possible for your future. It’s time to take control and start moving your life in the direction you want it to go. In this episode you will learn: Why it’s important to surround…

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The Power of Appreciation With Coach Bob Lancer – TWTCL 045

David Jay has a chat with Appreciation Coach Bob Lancer. Find out the best strategies to accomplish your goals, how to live and work “in the zone,” and find out the “power of appreciation.”

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Champion in the Making With Accountability Coach Anthony Witt – TWTCL 044

Sometimes you need to be reminded that you have the potential to do anything you want, and Accountability Coach Anthony Witt joins us to do just that. This episode will help you get on the path to living a purposeful life if you’re willing to take action and be accountable. Anthony’s simple exercise for finding your purpose in life and advice on staying motivated and not letting your personal circumstances define you is exactly what you need to hear to get to the next level. In this episode you will learn: How to find your true calling in life How to…

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Picking the Right Partner With Relationship Coach Daphna Levy – TWTCL 043

David Jay and Nadia are back with author and relationship coach Daphna Levy. Learn techniques to pick the right partner and when it’s time to dump someone and move on.

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Learning From Life Lessons – TWTCL 042

What’s one of the biggest life lessons you learned that you think is important for young adults to learn? We have been asking this question to guests on this This Weird Thing Called Life since episode 23. This week I dive into the show archives to bring you life lessons from our top 10 most downloaded interviews where guests answered the life lesson question. The hope is that these lessons will remind you of what is important in life, motivate you to take action, and help you avoid learning some of them the hard way. In this episode you will hear life lessons from the…

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Budgeting Your Way to Wealth With Diane Tegarden – TWTCL 041

David Jay and Nadia are joined by Diane Tegarden, President of FireWalker Publications and author of the book Budgeting on a Dime: 10 Steps to Financial Independence. Diane gives budgeting advice to help young adults get on the path to financial freedom.

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Finding Your Voice With Vocal Empowerment Coach Kimberly Harrison – TWTCL 040

Vocal empowerment and self-confidence coach Kimberly Harrison joins us to talk about the importance of finding your unique voice. Your voice can impact your life in many ways—from how people perceive you to how you feel about yourself. When you improve your voice, you will find that your self-confidence and other areas of your life improve too. In this episode you will learn: How a vocal coach can help you find your voice How to recover when you stumble while speaking in front of others How your voice can affect your life Why finding your unique voice is important How to…

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Time Is Money With Certified Financial Coach Ahmad Davis – TWTCL 039

Need to change your money habits? David Jay and Nadia welcome certified financial coach Ahmad Davis as he discusses how he went from poverty to financial expert.

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Hustle Harder With Entrepreneur Ross Simmonds – TWTCL 038

Entrepreneur Ross Simmonds joins us to talk about ways you can earn money outside of your main job with a side hustle. Ross tells the story of how he made the switch from working a 9 to 5 job to being self-employed in his twenties and what prompted him to do so. Currently running three companies, Ross proves that working for yourself is a goal you can achieve, and starting a side hustle is the perfect way to get your feet wet as an entrepreneur. You don’t have to be the next Google or Apple, but if you can figure out what you have to offer that people…

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