Impact By Choice

Impact By Choice

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Welcome to Impact By Choice, a show unveiling how regular humans use the power of Choice to Impact the world around them. The three pillars of this show are the following: - introspections (Monday); - book/ writing talks (Wednesday); - interviews (Friday). Send questions & suggestions to [email protected] Find out more about your host by checking out the links below: Website: https://andradasworld.com; LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/andrada-anitei/ Much gratitude for tuning in! 🎀 🎧


Ep. 34 - Live life with arms wide open (with Kris Macchiarola)
Jun 21 • 57 min
Kris Macchiarola is the founder and president of KMACC Solutions, a consulting firm specializing in emotional intelligence and leadership development in the workplace. As a consultant, public speaker and coach, she has worked with Fortune 500 and mid-size…
Ep. 33 - 6 key points in 6 seconds (with Jared Wiese)
Jun 16 • 47 min
Jared Wiese (Wee-Zee) is the founder of ProfilesThatPOP.com. He helps you POP Jobs & Leads through Résumé Writing, Career Coaching and, of course, LinkedIn Profiles That πŸ…ΏπŸ…ΎπŸ…Ώ!™ He’s a co-host of LinkedIn Local, co-origintor of #ONO, originator of…
Ep. 32 - Decrease stress by 23% (with Jacqueline Way)
Jun 7 • 53 min
Throughout my adventure on LinkedIn, I’ve been blessed to meet tons of amazing people. And one of them is the lovely and extremely #beautifulwoman Jacqueline Way. After watching her TedX talk (“How to create happiness in your life every day” -…
Ep. 31 - How to sell efficiently on LinkedIn (with Sam Alsroré)
Jun 3 • 57 min
Sam Alsroré is one of the Top 100 Most Influential Entrepreneurs on LinkedIn and a member of the Birmingham Club UK, TEDx and a LinkedIn Instructor. Sam is a Human Rights advocate by heart, with a mission to advise enterprises on how to understand,…
Ep. 30 - Even experts can be wrong (with Jaime Cohen)
May 24 • 60 min
Jaime Cohen, founder of TheRightWords, teaches individuals and organizations to communicate more effectively. She helps create communication play-books, improve relationships, build community, scale business, and ultimately earn more money. Jaime is also…
Ep. 29 - Why I changed my name on my resume? (with Ahmad Imam)
May 17 • 49 min
Ahmad Imam is the Sydney Director of Metropole Property Strategists, Australia’s leading and award-winning property consultancy. He is a regular commentator on “Your Investment Property” Magazine, “The Michael Yardney” Podcast and “The Property Update”…
Ep. 28 - Don’t let trauma win! (with Madeleine Black)
May 10 • 51 min
“We are not defined by what knocks us down. We are defined by how we get back up.” The words above are being spoken by the guest I am hosting today. Madeleine Black is an international speaker, storyteller for The Forgiveness Project, psychotherapist and…
EP. 27 - The power of choice (with David Calvert)
May 5 • 55 min
David Calvert is a great writer —> by the time we had this conversation - in January 2019 - he already had 8 books out! He is a podcast host as well —> since we recorded the episode he published 70 more episodes; And he is also one of the LinkedIn Local…
Ep. 26 - The #1 Gold Star of Writing (with Karen Markle)
Apr 26 • 68 min
Karen Markle is a prolific writer and a specialized coach that carries positivity everywhere she goes. Always one to lead with her heart, she uses encouragement to energize people to move, grow, develop, and elevate their performance. That’s why people…
[Bonus] Last Episode - Book insights with Rahila Khan (ep. 13)
Apr 25 • 86 min
The last episode of the series, as the book comes to an end, brings you a few surprises: 1. I am narrating chapter 10 entirely; 2. Rahila will give you a brief insight into her work, as she offers me a short session, for bringing awareness over…
Ep. 25 - Breathe in positive, breathe out negative (with Cory Warfield)
Apr 19 • 52 min
Cory Warfield is a full-time entrepreneur, mentor, strategist and public speaker. After 20 years of waiting tables, he took life into his own hands and started ShedWool, a shifts scheduling venture. On a human level, Cory Warfield is a philanthropist who…
[Bonus] Book insights with Rahila Khan (ep. 12)
Apr 17 • 46 min
“Anger is never an excuse to be bitter” In today’s episode, Rahila and I speak about chapter 9 of my book, called “The Empire”. We speak in depth about the effects of anger on human beings, from personal level to professional. We would love to learn your…
Ep. 24 - Become more rational by swimming (with Stella Da Silva)
Apr 12 • 78 min
Stella Da Silva is a freelance training consultant, who focuses mainly on vocational education and on-the-job training. She traveled extensively to deliver trainings on vocational education, communication & employability skills, as well as trainings on…
[Bonus] Book insights with Rahila Khan (ep. 11)
Apr 10 • 31 min
We’re almost at the end of my book (“The Man, the Moon and the Casquette”), as in today’s episode my guest and I speak about chapter 8, called “A hero’s journey”. Rahila is unpacking her knowledge in regards to pride, hurt and, on the flip side, kindness…
Ep. 23 - The world doesn’t owe you anything (with Anton Chumak Andryakov)
Apr 5 • 67 min
Anton Chumak is an identity coach and a high achievers’ mentor. He believes that only the ones who are highly determined and committed will be the ones to actually fulfill their dreams and live life their way. He also has a few books under his pen and…
[Bonus] Book insights with Rahila Khan (ep. 10)
Apr 3 • 30 min
In today’s episode, Rahila and I speak about chapter 7 (“Arian, Joaquim and Artema”) of my book - “The Man, the Moon and the Casquette”. *** Artema has been raised in the same orphanage as Joaquim and she is currently working at Rada’s restaurant. One day…
Ep. 22 - Would you speak to a friend like that? (with Louise H. Reid)
Mar 29 • 59 min
Louise H. Reid is a LadyBoss coach, who dedicates her life to empowering other women to acknowledge their true potential and tap into their uniqueness. She is also a wonderful podcast & radio host (look for “The Louise H. Reid Show”). In the beginning, I…
Ep. 21 - Push through to reach end goals (with Dom Marcell)
Mar 23 • 29 min
Dom Marcell (on his real name Dom Collins) is an entrepreneur who gave up a successful career at Corporate America to dedicate himself to his higher purpose. Singing has always been his greatest passion, ever since he was in high-school. In today’s…
[Bonus] Book insights with Rahila Khan (ep. 09)
Mar 20 • 45 min
In today’s episode, Rahila Khan and myself dive into chapter 6, called “The Plush Rabbit” from my book “The Man, the Moon and the Casquette”. We focus, in particular, on an excerpt that I read at the beginning of the episode, but Rahila’s wisdom will…
Ep. 20 - Losing temper
Mar 18 • 13 min
In this short episode I speak about an episode that happened today and how I handled it, as a parent. It’s not something I am precisely proud of, yet I am sharing this in hopes it helps someone who is walking in the same shoes as I do. It’s OK to…
Ep. 19 - Own your talents & capabilities (with Kristin Sherry)
Mar 15 • 68 min
Kristin Sherry is the creator of YouMap, a technique designed to help people find their strengths and values, in order to make the best career choices. She wrote a book with the same name of the technique, in order to extend her knowledge to the wide…
[Bonus] Book insights with Rahila Khan (ep. 08)
Mar 14 • 49 min
In today’s episode, Rahila Khan and I talk about 2 very impactful topics, on the basis of chapter 5 (called “New Dawn) from “The Man, the Moon and the Casquette”. The mentioned topics relate to: 1. thinking for ourselves; 2. Judging the others. You can…
Ep. 18 - CEO challenge (with Shane Wallace)
Mar 8 • 40 min
Shane Wallace is the CEO of WorkApp, a platform that allows everyone to advertise for FREE. In the name of transparency, I will tell you that the first challenge was to actually have Shane accepting to re-record this episode. And the reason behind this…
[Bonus] Book insights with Rahila Khan (ep. 07)
Mar 6 • 45 min
In this episode, my guest and I are bringing insights from chapter 4 (called “The stolen child”) of my book (“The Man, the Man and the Casquette” - available on WorkApp and Amazon). We find out how Rada loses a child from the orphanage and how many…
Ep. 17 - Fall in love with human nature
Mar 4 • 20 min
Monday is generally perceived as that “meh” day of the week. But with this episode I want to show you that it can be different, as soon as we open up our heats and minds to humanity. Find out how you can fall in love with human nature! ;) Enjoy the…
Ep. 16 - Active listening in leadership (with Virginie Lemay-Vriesde)
Mar 1 • 83 min
Women in leadership are simply amazing! But they also need to acknowledge this. Today’s guest is the perfect example to showcase, as a woman in leadership. She is currently and Expats’ and Leadership coach, after more than 15 years in the corporate…
[Bonus] Book insights with Rahila Khan (ep. 06)
Feb 28 • 32 min
In today’s episode, we conclude with the insights from chapter 03 of the book “The Man, the Moon and the Casquette”. As guidelines, Rahila Khan and I discuss about about the moment of transcendence and passing of legacy. At the same time, we speak about…
Ep. 15 - Crazy times (uncut)
Feb 26 • 24 min
In today’s episode you will learn why I like to call myself a “walking paradox”. :)) I would love to learn your feedback, so remember that you can leave a voice message via Anchor app or send an e-mail to [email protected] Thanks a ton for tuning…
Ep. 14 - Mentorship is a 2-way street (with Darrel Frater)
Feb 22 • 38 min
Darrel Frater had contact with entrepreneurship from a tender age, as he learned it first hand from his father. Ever since, Darrel has been passionate about startups. In college, Darrel grew a strong passion for mentoring, while obtaining his bachelor’s…
[Bonus] Book insights with Rahila Khan (ep. 05)
Feb 21 • 26 min
In part 1 of this episode we bring insights from chapter 3, which presents us with the fact that Dom has been abandoned by his father when the boy was 12 and ever since he grew up into an orphanage. In part 2 of the episode, we take a question from a…
Ep. 13 - Army boots
Feb 19 • 8 min
“Army boots” is an article I wrote in July 2018 and published on my website (https://andradasworld.com/2018/07/07/army-boots/). There is an explanation for publishing this very episode and writing piece. You will understand its meaning once you reach the…
Ep. 12 - It’s NEVER too late! (with Catherine Daar)
Feb 15 • 56 min
Catherine Daar is the Founder and Creator of the #NeverTooLate project, which will be exposed in this episode. As a professional, she is passionate about the communication and marketing industry, with over 25 years of experience, having collaborated with…
[Bonus] Book insights with Rahila Khan (ep. 04)
Feb 14 • 30 min
In today’s episode we speak about chapter 3 from my book and particularly about how a child who was forced to spend 3 years on the streets rediscovers the joy of each small thing. A golden part of this episode is the one in which Rahila speaks about…
Ep. 11 - Introvert on Stage (with Rob Deptford)
Feb 8 • 51 min
Rob Deptford is a special person to whom I fully resonate, due to the personality type that binds us: we are both being “labeled” as introverts. He is currently dedicating his time to advise people how to land the job they desire, by adjusting their…
Ep. 10 - What’s my story?
Feb 5 • 58 min
I never go by the rules, so I kept this episode in the back of my mind for a while. Don’t ask me why I choose to share it precisely today, as I have no particular reason. In short, today you will learn a small part of my life story and hopefully you will…
Ep. 09 - Diversity is the ground of innovation (with Chantel Soumis)
Feb 1 • 62 min
Chantel Soumis is a brilliant woman, who’s been through a lot in her life. By the age of 25, she almost lost her sight, had serious issues in moving any part of her body, yet she still fought against all odds, in order to provide for her family. Today,…
[Bonus] Book insights with Rahila Khan (ep. 03)
Jan 31 • 15 min
As last week we faced some technical issue which limited our time, today we will dive in more depth of chapter 2, called “Who is Rada?”. Two golden nuggets from the episode: “Create a dance about your ugliness” & “Compassion is the highest level of…
Ep. 08 - Let’s talk about masks & vulnerability
Jan 29 • 40 min
Even if I usually am an open book, in this episode you will see me diving into the depth of my being. What should this help you with? Well, maybe you can identify yourself. I say you should give it a try and see how you feel about it. ! This episode is…
Ep. 07 - Balance vs. Integration (with Kyle Crooke)
Jan 25 • 43 min
Kyle Crooke is a 26 year-old writer, consultant and content creator, who aims to “add value to “purpose seekers” by offering motivational and personal development content that encourages them to lead more purposeful, passionate, and persistent lives”. At…
[Bonus] Book insights with Rahila Khan (ep. 02)
Jan 24 • 15 min
- Please listen to the first episode of this series before listening to this one, for a better understanding and in order to get a continuity. - Please bear with us, both myself and my guest faced several technical challenges, but nothing can stop our…
Ep. 06 - Oblivious Tooth Fairy!
Jan 23 • 7 min
Kids are being exposed to fairy tales which, of course, are the magic of childhood. Nevertheless, some of these tales have turned into economic gains for kids, due to how the messages are spread around. Anyhow, we - as parents - need to cope and comfort…
Ep. 05 - Teach boys respect for women! (with Caroline Fernandes)
Jan 18 • 30 min
Caroline Fernandes is a seasoned Executive Coach, with 20 years of experience serving global multinational companies. Currently, she is the co-CEO for a learning consulting company, called TirGlobal and the co-CEO of a mentoring platform, called…
[Bonus] Book insights with Rahila Khan (ep. 01)
Jan 17 • 40 min
Every Thursday, Impact by Choice podcast will bring you a special (bonus) episode, which aims to provide you with insights from my book - “The Man, the Moon and the Casquette” and wisdom related to the lessons in the story. For this endeavor, Rahila Khan…
Ep. 04 - CEOs need to CARE! (with Dino Pacella)
Jan 11 • 53 min
Dino Pacella is a personal branding strategist, that shows genuine interest in the world around him. One of the most important things that he preaches is “flipping the M in the Me and turning it into We”. Additionally, he is the creator of Ubervation…
Ep. 03 - Can the joy of childhood be adopted in business? (With Norma Kraft)
Jan 4 • 43 min
This episode will reveal a small part of how Norma chooses to make an impact on the world around her, every single day. Norma Kraft is a career strategist, with over 20 years of experience in the recruitment and talent acquisition industry. Currently, her…
Ep. 02 - Today, tomorrow, always…
Jan 3 • 4 min
In this episode, you will hear the narration of a short article I wrote in December 2017, from the perspective of a woman who felt like losing everything. Find the written format and subscribe to my website here —>…
Ep. 01 - New Year, New Adventure
Jan 1 • 8 min
What’s the best time to start a new adventure? January 1st, naturally! Therefore, this is what your host has decided to enroll to for 2019 - a new way to reach out to the beautiful people around the world. In the first episode, you will find out what are…