39 episodes

Sit Down With Sid is a podcast hosted by Sid Gandotra. The podcast is about people we encounter in our everyday lives - the people we can actually relate to. This podcast is about their lives, struggles, fears, experiences, failures and successes. Sit down with Sid to see the extraordinary in the ordinary...

Stay tuned for new episodes and guest appearances!

Sit Down with Sid Podcast Sid Gandotra

    • Society & Culture

Sit Down With Sid is a podcast hosted by Sid Gandotra. The podcast is about people we encounter in our everyday lives - the people we can actually relate to. This podcast is about their lives, struggles, fears, experiences, failures and successes. Sit down with Sid to see the extraordinary in the ordinary...

Stay tuned for new episodes and guest appearances!

    Greg Miller – Founder and Executive Director at Dance Parade New York | Sit Down With Sid Podcast EP 39

    Greg Miller – Founder and Executive Director at Dance Parade New York | Sit Down With Sid Podcast EP 39

    Watch this podcast in Video:➽ https://youtu.be/sJlIe3GyqqY Text: PODCAST to 201.281.9651 to get added to the distribution list Sit Down with Sid podcast is a podcast hosted by Sid Gandotra. The podcast is about people we encounter in our everyday lives - the people we can actually relate to. This podcast is about their lives, struggles, fears, experiences, failures and successes. Stay tuned for new episodes and guest appearances! About the Host:Sid Gandotra is a Founder, Digital Marketing and Branding Specialist, Creator of Sit Down with Sid podcast on YouTube, and Licensed Real Estate Salesperson in NYC. As a marketing professional, Sid has been instrumental in helping companies and entrepreneurs successfully grow their businesses with his laser-focused marketing strategies and exceptional customer service. Sid’s worldly perspective and appreciation of cultural diversity fuels his genuine interest in people and learning about them. He hails from New Delhi, India, and speaks English and Hindi fluently. Sid also holds a Bachelors and a Master’s Degree, with concentrations in marketing. His interests include reading books, exploring new places, weight training and going on adventures. ✿ Connect with Sid:▶Website: https://bit.ly/3l7V8tc ▶LinkedIn: https://bit.ly/3GczqNg About the Guest:Having worked 14 years in management for Fortune 500 companies, Greg Miller has been serving as an arts administrator to non-profits since 2003 when he co-produced the Fall Collection, a mixed media festival in the Lower East Side. Drawing from his love of dance and cultural experiences from living nine years abroad, Greg founded Dance Parade, Inc. in 2006. He has been honored as a presenter at The New York Dance and Performance Awards (The Bessies), served as Associate Director for The Fall Festival, a multimedia arts festival, the General Manager of Nimbus Dance Works, Jersey City’s preeminent dance company and currently consults for non-profits, serving on the Advisory Board for Neville Dance Theatre, a contemporary ballet company. Connect with the Guest:➽LinkedIn - https://bit.ly/3yDqCPp➽Dance Parade - https://bit.ly/3FTvX6U➽Facebook - https://bit.ly/3wsv00Z➽Twitter - https://bit.ly/3sG9owV➽Instagram - https://bit.ly/3PnyP02➽YouTube - https://bit.ly/3LobTui ----------------------------------------✽--------------------------------------------- To reach the team at Sit Down with Sid Podcast:➽Email: sitdownwithsidpodcast@gmail.com➽Website: https://bit.ly/3nkziTx➽Instagram: https://bit.ly/3kZWLJK➽Facebook: https://bit.ly/3miOobB #sitdownwithsidpodcast #danceparade #newyorkcity

    • 29 min
    Dr. Ana Siqueira and Judy Linder –William Paterson University of New Jersey | EP 38

    Dr. Ana Siqueira and Judy Linder –William Paterson University of New Jersey | EP 38

    Watch this podcast in Video:➽ https://youtu.be/mQnDVYSlpsA Text: PODCAST to 201.281.9651 to get added to the distribution list Sit Down with Sid podcast is a podcast hosted by Sid Gandotra. The podcast is about people we encounter in our everyday lives - the people we can actually relate to. This podcast is about their lives, struggles, fears, experiences, failures and successes. Stay tuned for new episodes and guest appearances! About the Host:Sid Gandotra is a Founder, Digital Marketing and Branding Specialist, Creator of Sit Down with Sid podcast on YouTube, and Licensed Real Estate Salesperson in NYC. As a marketing professional, Sid has been instrumental in helping companies and entrepreneurs successfully grow their businesses with his laser-focused marketing strategies and exceptional customer service. Sid’s worldly perspective and appreciation of cultural diversity fuels his genuine interest in people and learning about them. He hails from New Delhi, India, and speaks English and Hindi fluently. Sid also holds a Bachelors and a Master’s Degree, with concentrations in marketing. His interests include reading books, exploring new places, weight training and going on adventures. ✿ Connect with Sid:▶Website: https://bit.ly/3l7V8tc ▶LinkedIn: https://bit.ly/3GczqNg About the Guest:Dr. Ana Siqueira is an Associate Professor of Management and Director of the Center for Socially Responsible Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Judy Linder is the Director of Development & Planned Giving at William Paterson University. A specialist in entrepreneurship, strategic management, international business, and management of technology and innovation, Dr. Ana has published her research in the Journal of Business Ethics, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, and Journal of Business Venturing, among others listed on Google Scholar. She is a co-founder of Reframery, an online platform that empowers diverse individuals in various countries to develop socially and environmentally responsible organizations. Connect with the Guest:➽LinkedIn (Dr. Ana Siqueira) - https://bit.ly/3OkrZb7➽LinkedIn (Judy Linder) - https://bit.ly/36NB4Z8➽WPUNJ - https://bit.ly/3vv9Y12➽Center For Socially Responsible Entrepreneurship and Innovation @WPUNJ - https://bit.ly/3uSamYi➽Email: CSREI@wpunj.edu ----------------------------------------✽--------------------------------------------- To reach the team at Sit Down with Sid Podcast:➽Email: sitdownwithsidpodcast@gmail.com➽Website: https://bit.ly/3nkziTx➽Instagram: https://bit.ly/3kZWLJK➽Facebook: https://bit.ly/3miOobB #sitdownwithsidpodcast #williampatersonuniversity #Entrepreneurship #Innovation

    • 38 min
    Balkrishan Sanyasi – Exodus of Kashmiri Hindus and Author of the Chronicles of Kashmir | Sit Down with Sid Podcast EP 37

    Balkrishan Sanyasi – Exodus of Kashmiri Hindus and Author of the Chronicles of Kashmir | Sit Down with Sid Podcast EP 37

    Watch this podcast in Video:➽ https://youtu.be/WO9pcvg9uQw Text: PODCAST to 201.281.9651 to get added to the distribution list Sit Down with Sid podcast is a podcast hosted by Sid Gandotra. The podcast is about people we encounter in our everyday lives - the people we can actually relate to. This podcast is about their lives, struggles, fears, experiences, failures and successes. Stay tuned for new episodes and guest appearances! About the Host:Sid Gandotra is a Founder, Digital Marketing and Branding Specialist, Creator of Sit Down with Sid podcast on YouTube, and Licensed Real Estate Salesperson in NYC. As a marketing professional, Sid has been instrumental in helping companies and entrepreneurs successfully grow their businesses with his laser-focused marketing strategies and exceptional customer service. Sid’s worldly perspective and appreciation of cultural diversity fuels his genuine interest in people and learning about them. He hails from New Delhi, India, and speaks English and Hindi fluently. Sid also holds a Bachelors and a Master’s Degree, with concentrations in marketing. His interests include reading books, exploring new places, weight training and going on adventures. ✿ Connect with Sid:▶Website: https://bit.ly/3l7V8tc ▶LinkedIn: https://bit.ly/3GczqNg About the Guest:Balkrishan Sanyasi is a Kashmiri poet and a writer. He has published two poetry collections in Kashmiri language and was nominated thrice for Sahitya Academy award. He has written more than 100 papers on language, literature and social issues and presented in various literary forums. His poems have been translated into many Indian regional and foreign languages. He was invited in the National Symposium of Poets organized by All India Radio in Varanasi in the year 2011 and is a member of the expert committee with the Ministry of Information and broadcasting and the ministry of culture. He taught Political Science to post graduate students and has a keen eye on the changing political scenario that confronts nation states which is reflected in his writings. Connect with the Guest:➽About - https://bit.ly/3LupDoP▶Buy “The Chronicles of Kashmir” on Amazon - https://amzn.to/3HD6a2O▶Buy “The Chronicles of Kashmir” on Flipkart - https://bit.ly/3sn9OHD ----------------------------------------✽--------------------------------------------- To reach the team at Sit Down with Sid Podcast:➽Email: sitdownwithsidpodcast@gmail.com➽Website: https://bit.ly/3nkziTx➽Instagram: https://bit.ly/3kZWLJK➽Facebook: https://bit.ly/3miOobB Balkrishan Sanyasi – Exodus of Kashmiri Hindus and Author of the Chronicles of Kashmir | Sit Down with Sid Podcast EP 37 #sitdownwithsidpodcast #thekashmirfiles #kashmir #poet #author

    • 59 min
    Luis "Squeegee" Castillo – The Most Famous Yankees Batboy | Sit Down with Sid Podcast EP 36

    Luis "Squeegee" Castillo – The Most Famous Yankees Batboy | Sit Down with Sid Podcast EP 36

    Watch this podcast in Video:➽ https://youtu.be/Q8_EPXvdhN8Text: PODCAST to 201.281.9651 to get added to the distribution list Sit Down with Sid podcast is a podcast hosted by Sid Gandotra. The podcast is about people we encounter in our everyday lives - the people we can actually relate to. This podcast is about their lives, struggles, fears, experiences, failures and successes. Stay tuned for new episodes and guest appearances! About the Host:Sid Gandotra is a Founder, Digital Marketing and Branding Specialist, Creator of Sit Down with Sid podcast on YouTube, and Licensed Real Estate Salesperson in NYC. As a marketing professional, Sid has been instrumental in helping companies and entrepreneurs successfully grow their businesses with his laser-focused marketing strategies and exceptional customer service. Sid’s worldly perspective and appreciation of cultural diversity fuels his genuine interest in people and learning about them. He hails from New Delhi, India, and speaks English and Hindi fluently. Sid also holds a Bachelors and a Master’s Degree, with concentrations in marketing. His interests include reading books, exploring new places, weight training and going on adventures. ✿ Connect with Sid:▶Website: https://bit.ly/3l7V8tc ▶LinkedIn: https://bit.ly/3GczqNg About the Guest:Luis “Squeegee” Castillo was born in the Bronx and grew up idolizing David Cone and the New York Yankees. As a teenager, he was the Yankees’ batboy during their most recent dynasty, from 1998 to 2005, spanning three World Series Championships and two other World Series appearances. He was nicknamed “Squeegee” by NY Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter. Squeegee went on to become the author of an insider’s tale called Clubhouse Confidential. He has made numerous media appearances as an author, speaker, and translator. A passionate advocate of children’s literacy, Castillo launched “The Squeegee Children’s Literacy Foundation”, a non-profit organization geared toward increasing youth literacy in inner cities. Luis has a new book, that is currently being published by Newman Springs Publishing. It’s a Children’s book honoring players and mentors such as David Cone and Darryl Strawberry. But it also teaches kids a lesson of not giving up or not to be quick to judge others. Connect with the Guest:➽Instagram: https://bit.ly/3D2YpBK▶Buy “Clubhouse Confidential” on Amazon - https://amzn.to/36nLcrg ----------------------------------------✽--------------------------------------------- To reach the team at Sit Down with Sid Podcast:➽Email: sitdownwithsidpodcast@gmail.com➽Website: https://bit.ly/3nkziTx➽Instagram: https://bit.ly/3kZWLJK➽Facebook: https://bit.ly/3miOobB Luis "Squeegee" Castillo – The Most Famous Yankees Batboy | Sit Down with Sid Podcast EP 36 #sitdownwithsidpodcast #yankees #baseball #mlb

    • 42 min
    Caleb Kauffman (Founder of Lancashire Hemp Farms) – My Beautiful Journey of Healing with Cannabis and Counseling | EP 35

    Caleb Kauffman (Founder of Lancashire Hemp Farms) – My Beautiful Journey of Healing with Cannabis and Counseling | EP 35

    Watch this podcast in Video:➽ https://youtu.be/vYw1WlBkpAI Text: PODCAST to 201.281.9651 to get added to the distribution list Sit Down with Sid podcast is a podcast hosted by Sid Gandotra. The podcast is about people we encounter in our everyday lives - the people we can actually relate to. This podcast is about their lives, struggles, fears, experiences, failures and successes. Stay tuned for new episodes and guest appearances! About the Host:Sid Gandotra is a Founder, Digital Marketing and Branding Specialist, Creator of Sit Down with Sid podcast on YouTube, and Licensed Real Estate Salesperson in NYC. As a marketing professional, Sid has been instrumental in helping companies and entrepreneurs successfully grow their businesses with his laser-focused marketing strategies and exceptional customer service. Sid’s worldly perspective and appreciation of cultural diversity fuels his genuine interest in people and learning about them. He hails from New Delhi, India, and speaks English and Hindi fluently. Sid also holds a Bachelors and a Master’s Degree, with concentrations in marketing. His interests include reading books, exploring new places, weight training and going on adventures. ✿ Connect with Sid:▶Website: https://bit.ly/3l7V8tc ▶LinkedIn: https://bit.ly/3GczqNg About the Guest:Caleb Kauffman was born and raised in the rolling hills of Lancaster County, PA. His passion for hemp came from his own life experiences, as in his 30’s, he was diagnosed with PTSD from childhood sexual trauma. Together with Cannabis and counseling, he began the beautiful journey of healing. Caleb’s heart is to grow hemp flower with love and care because that is how cannabis has cared for him. His goal is to help save the planet with hemp and he truly believes, that this plant can completely change your life and also how we interact with nature. Caleb has found a sacred work in being passionate about the cannabis plant and his hope is to grow some of the best hemp flower around and help others find healing in the process. Connect with the Guest:➽LinkedIn: https://bit.ly/3ujQM5R➽Lancashire Hemp Farms: https://bit.ly/355O37E➽Instagram: https://bit.ly/3IuZbsf ➽Facebook: https://bit.ly/3IvX2fZ ----------------------------------------✽--------------------------------------------- To reach the team at Sit Down with Sid Podcast:➽Email: sitdownwithsidpodcast@gmail.com➽Website: https://bit.ly/3nkziTx➽Instagram: https://bit.ly/3kZWLJK➽Facebook: https://bit.ly/3miOobB Caleb Kauffman (Founder of Lancashire Hemp Farms) – My Beautiful Journey of Healing with Cannabis and Counseling | EP 35 #sitdownwithsidpodcast #cannabis #cbd #hemp #thc

    • 28 min
    Ashok Mehra – Founding Director and CEO @NXTTGENN Foreign Education Consultants | Sit Down with Sid Podcast EP 34

    Ashok Mehra – Founding Director and CEO @NXTTGENN Foreign Education Consultants | Sit Down with Sid Podcast EP 34

    Watch this podcast in Video:➽ https://youtu.be/r4VVTge--PsText: PODCAST to 201.281.9651 to get added to the distribution list Sit Down with Sid podcast is a podcast hosted by Sid Gandotra. The podcast is about people we encounter in our everyday lives - the people we can actually relate to. This podcast is about their lives, struggles, fears, experiences, failures and successes. Stay tuned for new episodes and guest appearances! About the Host:Sid Gandotra is a Founder, Digital Marketing and Branding Specialist, Creator of Sit Down with Sid podcast on YouTube, and Licensed Real Estate Salesperson in NYC. As a marketing professional, Sid has been instrumental in helping companies and entrepreneurs successfully grow their businesses with his laser-focused marketing strategies and exceptional customer service. Sid’s worldly perspective and appreciation of cultural diversity fuels his genuine interest in people and learning about them. He hails from New Delhi, India, and speaks English and Hindi fluently. Sid also holds a Bachelors and a Master’s Degree, with concentrations in marketing. His interests include reading books, exploring new places, weight training and going on adventures. ✿ Connect with Sid:▶Website: https://bit.ly/3l7V8tc ▶LinkedIn: https://bit.ly/3GczqNg About the Guest:Ashok Mehra is the Founding Director and CEO of NXTTGENN, which is a SINGLE-STOP shop to consult and help Indian students realize their dream of education in a foreign country. With an impeccable background in the IT industry with more than 3 decades of experience, Mr. Ashok commenced entrepreneurial journey in the field of education by launching NXTTGENN. Being in people-centric workspace, which involved nurturing talent across multiple countries, it became his natural choice to contribute to success of Indian students in a global environment. Mr. Mehra is a proven and consummate leader in large Business Transformations, Management Consulting and Organization Change; an executive coach of high caliber and people; decisive, results-oriented, analytical, solutions focused, highly motivated and proactive leader, dedicated to ensuring quality business practices and beneficial organizational changes across functional areas. Connect with the Guest:➽LinkedIn: https://bit.ly/3L5grWN➽NxttGenn: https://bit.ly/36E9VHn➽Instagram: https://bit.ly/3ir8qz1➽Facebook: https://bit.ly/36kqHM7 ----------------------------------------✽--------------------------------------------- To reach the team at Sit Down with Sid Podcast:➽Email: sitdownwithsidpodcast@gmail.com➽Website: https://bit.ly/3nkziTx➽Instagram: https://bit.ly/3kZWLJK➽Facebook: https://bit.ly/3miOobB #sitdownwithsidpodcast #education #foreigneducation #consultants

    • 40 min