Welcome back to another episode of On the Spot With the OLC! Balancing life as a student can be difficult. Working a part-time job, volunteering or participating in any other outside activities on top of being a student can become overwhelming. Mehtaab and Terae share tips and tricks on how to stay focused through the semester and what it takes to set your priorities straight.
Topics explored in this episode include:
- Personal experiences of working and studying at the same time
- Challenges of trying to create a balance
- Tips on maximizing free time
- Practical tips on staying organized
- How to set priorities
Opening music - "Cali" by Wataboi on Pixabay
Terae is a second year Communications student currently employed in her first co-op work term here with the SFU OLC team. With a history studying Motion Picture Arts at Capilano University, her interests surround creative storytelling and inspiring those around her. For this podcast she aims to initiate conversation about important and valuable topics that can be useful for all different types of people within the SFU community.
Mehtaab is a fourth year business student concentrating in finance and marketing. He is working on the SFU OLC team as a podcaster for the Fall semester and has recently become a licensed realtor. Mehtaab is passionate about giving back to the community and has been involved with several student organizations during his time at SFU. Mehtaab hopes to share his experiences through the various topics discussed on this podcast that can be valuable for students on their own personal journey at SFU.