Future Squared Episode #141: How To Be Everything with Emilie Wapnick

May 5, 2023

Future Squared Episode #141: How To Be Everything with Emilie Wapnick

Emilie Wapnick is a writer, career coach, blogger, and community leader. She is the founder and creative director at Puttylike.com, where she helps multipotentialites (people with many passions and creative pursuits) integrate all of their interests to create dynamic, fulfilling, and fruitful careers and lives. Unable to settle on one path herself, Emilie studied music, art, film production and law, graduating from the Law Faculty at McGill University.Emilie’s TED talk has been viewed over 3.6 million times, and has been translated into 36 languages. She’s been featured in Fast Company, Forbes, Financial Times, The Huffington Post, BBC, and Lifehacker. Her book How to Be Everything: a Guide for Those Who (Still) Don’t Know What They Want to Be When They Grow Up, comes out with HarperCollins in May 2017.

Topics Covered:

Emilie’s bookEmilie’s TED talkHow Emilie’s foray into music, web design, filmmaking, writing, studying law, coaching and developing a TV pilot prompted her to coin the term multi-potentialiteWhy we do our best and most rapid learning when we first dive into something newWhy multi-potentialism is a strength in a fast changing economic and technological landscape, not an attention deficit disorderWhy people might find it hard to chase their potential and instead choose the path frequently traveled and how to break out of thisThe world has forced us to choose ONE thing, but we can be MANYT-shaped individualsHow to handle multiple projects at once

Show Notes:

Emilie’s book on Amazon: www.amazon.com/How-Be-Everything…ose/dp/0062566652 The book’s website: www.howtobeeverything.com Emilie on Twitter: twitter.com/emiliewapnickEmilie’s company: www.puttylike.comEmilie’s TED talk: www.ted.com/talks/emilie_wapnic…ve_one_true_calling

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Steve Glaveski

Steve Glaveski is the CEO and Co-Founder of Collective Campus which he established to help companies and their employees to create more meaningful impact in the world in an age of rapid change and increasing uncertainty. Steve also founded Lemonade Stand – a children’s entrepreneurship program, wrote the Innovation Manager’s Handbook vol 1 and 2, hosts Future², an iTunes chart topping podcast on corporate innovation and entrepreneurship and is a keynote speaker. He previously founded HOTDESK, an office sharing platform and has worked for the likes of Westpac, Dun & Bradstreet, the Victorian Auditor General’s Office, Ernst & Young, KPMG and Macquarie Bank. Follow him at @steveglaveski and Book a free 15-minute call with Steve to talk through your innovation objectives.

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