Jan. 20, 2021

Vivian Tan: Social Entrepreneurship & The Future of Generation Z


Vivian Tan is a Social Entrepreneur and Public Speaker empowering ambitious and motivated youth to LEVEL UP through leadership, mentorship and public speaking to improve their career, life skills & themselves. She founded YOUth of BC, an organization dedicated to helping students thrive in post-secondary and find volunteer opportunities, and regularly does pro bono public speaking. In the future, she wishes to go into business and become a professional public speaker.

Instagram: https://instagram.com/vivianxyzt
Facebook: https://facebook.com/vivianxyzt
Linkedin: https://linkedin.com/in/vivianxyzt
Email: vivianxyzt@gmail.com

Chapter Markers/Timestamps:

  • 00:00 - Introduction - Vivian Tan
  • 04:46 - Vivian's background with YOUth of BC and public speaking
  • 06:40 - Finding your career path (post-secondary education)
  • 11:50 - TedX conferences
  • 16:54 - Balancing career aspirations with personal life and taking on too much!
  • 23:49 - Coronavirus changes and social media
  • 28:00 Future of Gen Z and new education
  • 34:30 - Age bias and dealing with growth and failure (trying to be perfect)
  • 43:00 - Introspection
  • 46:00 - Goal-setting mentality heading into 2021
  • 49:14 - Investing and personal finance
  • 56:12 - Lasting thoughts

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