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Listen to The Be Unbound Podcast to get fresh perspectives on what's happening in higher education, tips for productive learning, insights on project-based education, stories from Unbound students and alumni, and riveting conversations with special guests.

The Be Unbound Podcast Be Unbound

    • Education
    • 4.6 • 10 Ratings

Listen to The Be Unbound Podcast to get fresh perspectives on what's happening in higher education, tips for productive learning, insights on project-based education, stories from Unbound students and alumni, and riveting conversations with special guests.

    Career Aptitude Tests Don't Work, Use This (Intro to the Personal Triangle) | Unbound Talks

    Career Aptitude Tests Don't Work, Use This (Intro to the Personal Triangle) | Unbound Talks

    How do you know what kind of work you're best suited to do? In this episode, David hosts a conversation with Jonathan and Jace where they break down why most career aptitude tests are fundamentally flawed and unhelpful, and present a helpful, practical alternative from Unbound: the Personal Triangle.
    Learn more about Ascend Semester: https://beunbound.us/semester/
    Learn more about Unbound: https://beunbound.us/
    Contact us: podcast@beunbound.us
    Guests: Jonathan Brush, Jace Bower
    Hosts: David Rethemeyer, Abraham Chen
    Producer: Michael Caprera

    • 50 min
    From the Mission Field to the Photography Studio (feat. Dan & Kari Elliott) | Unbound Conversations

    From the Mission Field to the Photography Studio (feat. Dan & Kari Elliott) | Unbound Conversations

    In this episode, David and Abe are joined by Dan and Kari Elliott, who run a photography business, and currently work with Unbound's admissions department. They tell stories from their time as missionaries in Haiti and how it changed their perspective, how they got started as a husband-and-wife photography/videography team, and the most important lessons about faith and resilience they learned along the way.
    Check out the Elliotts' photography: https://www.danelliottphotography.com/
    Book an appointment with the Elliotts: https://calendly.com/dc--72/ascend-parent-appointment
    Learn more about Ascend Semester: https://beunbound.us/semester/
    Learn more about Unbound: https://beunbound.us/
    Guests: Dan & Kari Elliott
    Hosts: David Rethemeyer, Abraham Chen
    Producer: Michael Caprera

    • 54 min
    The Extraordinarily Interesting Accountants of Unbound | Unbound Pursuits

    The Extraordinarily Interesting Accountants of Unbound | Unbound Pursuits

    In this Pursuits episode, Abe is joined by three Unbound alumni who are endeavoring to break the stereotype of accountants being boring: Tim Fisher, Riley Maas, and Janie Frobisher. They tell the stories of how they started into their careers, their favorite and least favorite parts of their job, and give some advice for students who might be taking accounting classes.
    Email us: podcast@beunbound.us
    Learn more about Cohorts: https://beunbound.us/cohorts/
    Learn more about Unbound: https://beunbound.us/
    Guests: Tim Fisher, Riley Maas, Janie Frobisher
    Hosts: David Rethemeyer, Abraham Chen
    Producer: Michael Caprera

    • 49 min
    November 2022 Community Update

    November 2022 Community Update

    In this Community Update, David gives an update on what's new in the Unbound Community, some new programs from Unbound, a new Question for the Community, and a new Words of Wisdom clip!
    Respond to this month's Question for the Community on the Unbound Forums or the Ascend Slack:
    “If you could ask any person, dead or alive, one question, who would it be, and what would you ask them?"
    Unbound Forums: https://forums.beunbound.us/
    Empower Calls: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1pL7SkQSSKurJE7UniPekGVMmti2iWBIbJ5-c1m2hd4g/edit#gid=1045904641
    Be Unbound YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/BeUnbound/
    Ascend Semester: https://beunbound.us/semester
    Ascend 2023: https://beunbound.us/ascend
    Unbound Cohorts: https://beunbound.us/cohorts
    November Online Event: https://beunbound.us/online-event
    Host: David Rethemeyer
    Producer: Michael Caprera

    • 11 min
    How Do We Address Quiet Quitting? | Unbound Talks

    How Do We Address Quiet Quitting? | Unbound Talks

    A recent hot-button topic among many in the workplace has been Quiet Quitting, which seemingly pits the personal boundaries of employees against the productivity and goals of their employers. But is there something more going on here? David is joined by Jonathan, Jace, and Victoria to discuss their thoughts on the topic, and provide a unique perspective on why this is occurring, and some possible solutions that you might not expect.
    Learn more about Ascend Semester: Unbound's 1-semester college alternative program: https://beunbound.us/semester/
    Learn more about Unbound: https://beunbound.us/
    Guests: Jonathan Brush, Jace Bower, Victoria Grant
    Hosts: David Rethemeyer, Abraham Chen
    Producer: Michael Caprera

    • 44 min
    Listening, Learning, & Embracing God's Journey (feat. Sami Cone) | Unbound Conversations

    Listening, Learning, & Embracing God's Journey (feat. Sami Cone) | Unbound Conversations

    David and Abe are joined this episode by Sami Cone, an author, speaker, and TV show host from Nashville, TN, who gave a keynote presentation at APEX 2022. Sami talks about the importance of listening, overcoming struggles with comparison, and how to live out life confidently, knowing that we are a part of God's greater story.
    Learn more about Sami Cone: https://www.samicone.com/
    Learn more about Unbound Cohorts: https://beunbound.us/cohorts/
    Learn more about Unbound: https://beunbound.us/
    Hosts: David Rethemeyer, Abraham Chen
    Producer: Michael Caprera

    • 49 min

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