Tokyo Whispers, hosted by Deanna Woo, is a podcast that showcases the vibrant and inspirational lives of the diverse people of Tokyo, Japan. Expats seeking new adventures, businesspeople venturing new start-ups, creatives from across the globe, everyone has a story. The diversity of Tokyo is ever more present today and the world is getting smaller and smaller. We want to bridge the East and the West. What brings you to the Land of the Rising Sun? How can you adapt and thrive in Japan? Any successes and failures? The little whispers radiating from Tokyo, the ideas birthing from great minds, the hustle and bustle of this big little city...The world in one place; Real talk with Tokyo Whispers. Presented by EDGEof Creative. Listen and follow here: https://linktr.ee/tokyowhispers
Ep. 7 Pt. 2: Kaori Shoji’s Spectacular Influencer Life
Kaori Shoji and Host Deanna talk about their honest opinions on social media. Kaori makes influencer life look so easy and beautiful. Know your purpose in your social media - Why do you do your social media? As Wanderism's CEO, Kaori inspires us to think about how traveling can be super beneficial to your life. In any situation, there is a way just as she paved her to success.
Ep. 7 Pt. 1: You Can Do It All! Multi-Career Woman Kaori Shoji
From Goldman Sachs to Miss Travel Japan to Wanderism CEO, Kaori Shoji can do it all. Girl power to the max! How was corporate life? What sparked you to try for Miss Travel Japan? Host Deanna Woo & Kaori talk about how to travel well, how she started her business, and even ASMR Japanese language tips for shopping and traveling in Japan for foreigners.
Ep. 6 Pt. 2: The Corporate Life in Asia with Rebecca
The corporate work culture, particularly in Asia is its own beast, there is a huge learning curve from the get-go - it can be exciting, competitive, at the same time stressful and taxing. It has it’s pros and cons but it’s a world where millions of people experience on the daily. Bowing to your higher-ups, unnecessary work drama, formal language, etc. What are some of your stories? How do you deal with work politics? What did you learn in your corporate journey? Rebecca shares about her experiences and her advice on how to succeed in the corporate world.
Ep.6 Pt. 1: Must-have Product Reviews & Guided Meditation with Rebecca
Let’s get to know boss woman Rebecca a well-traveled, intelligent, and intriguing Tokyo resident. A woman of many trades and hobbies. A fabulous shopper, take a listen to Rebecca & Host Deanna’s Must-have Product Reviews. We also dabble in some meditation and highlight her spiritual journey.
Ep. 5: Do We Wake Up Because We Want to Wake Up? Or Because We Have to Wake Up?
My knowledgeable friend Fab Oram gives his input on a healthy mindset and how to spend your time during the pandemic. We get to know Fab’s story behind how he ended up in this big little city of Tokyo and have some fun learning how to ask for help in Japanese through ASMR, a rather funny oxymoron whispering for help.
Ep. 4 Pt. 1: K-Pop Star Kevin Woo with Sister & Manager Deanna Woo
Host Deanna Woo talks to celebrity guest K-Pop star Kevin Woo about their sibling relationship, professional relationship, and the fantastical world of K-POP. Kevin and Deanna spill some tea - silly sibling banter, inside jokes, and funny childhood memories. Kevin talks about his deep connection to Japan and his favorite aspects of the culture while he promoted and lived in the Land of the Rising Sun.