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Navigate Career Pivots with John Kim #37

The Engineering Leadership Podcast

John Kim has had an unconventional career, pivoting from professional gamer to software developer, to serial entrepreneur. We discuss how to assess your career, make pivots, and balance your growth long term. John shares principles from complexity science to help you navigate unknowns, risks, & opportunities in your career. Plus other powerful frameworks to make better career decisions. "So if you're working at a bigger company, what you're really trying to optimize for is how quickly can you move up in turn terms of 'Abstraction Layer.' It's not about titles. It's about, can you actually understand the next layer of abstraction within the business. So if you're like an IC, what is the engineering manager's priority right now for your team? What is the, let's say a director of engineering's priority right now for the team? And if you actually start caring about those things, you'll be able to make a lot more faster progress." JOHN KIM, CO-FOUNDER & CEO @ SENDBIRD John S. Kim is the Co-founder and CEO of SendBird, the world's no.1 chat API. The platform currently serves over 100M monthly chat users across the world's leading companies such as Reddit, Delivery Hero, Yahoo!, Rakuten, Paytm, Accolade, Livongo, and DHL. John is a serial entrepreneur, engineer at heart, and an expert in the API economy and communications tech space. Little known fact about John is that he was Korea's no.1 pro-gamer for Unreal Tournament. SHOWNOTES How John went from professional gamer to #1 chat API company @ Sendbird (2:47) Creating vs. consuming & why John walked away from professional gaming (6:58) John’s early career pivots: from software engineer to social gaming & Y Combinator (9:08) How to apply the complexity science principles of “Convergence” & “Divergence” to your career decisions (11:17) Navigating “Abstraction Layers” & why you need to invest time to build “social capital” in your career (15:31) The “Human Capital” Framework & balancing the skills you accumulate throughout your career (19:04) Building emotional capital, training for cognitive empathy, & the tradeoffs of agreeableness (20:41) How to manage expectations & communicate with stakeholders when you need to pivot (27:34) How John applied these principles to make career decisions and pivot his company (30:23) How to pick careers aligned with your happiness and motivation (37:10) How to pivot your career using the “2PM” framework (people, product, market, money) (39:59) Future founders: Why you’ll be happier making 10 year career decisions & quick pivots (44:04) Takeaways (46:23) Looking for other ways to get involved with ELC? Check out all of our upcoming events, peer groups, and other programs at sfelc.com! --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/engineeringleadership/message

51mins

20 Apr 2021

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Episode 5: The Chapter I Chose Not To Rip Out with John Kim

Better Because Of It: Stories of Heartbreak, Healing, and Growth

John Kim was excited to get out of the friend zone with his romantic interest after a drunken birthday kiss. A fellow seeker, they enjoyed creating personal development content and exploring sexual boundaries. But a miscommunication led to a breakup which led to John jumping into another relationship… and messiness ensued.

55mins

14 Apr 2021

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John Kim: “The Angry Therapist” gives his no bullshit self help advice in a shot glass

Off The Vine with Kaitlyn Bristowe

John Kim, self proclaimed “The Angry Therapist”, author of Single On Purpose and I USED TO BE A MISERABLE F*CK shares all about his unconventional methods of therapy that humanize the approach and cut through the bullshit. He shares about his own personal traumas which led him from being an aspiring screenwriter to a pioneer in modernizing the approach to therapy. Kaitlyn and John's hilarious conversation includes discussing peeing in the shower, scheduling “man dates", and more of his unconventional anecdotes and advice.  You can follow John Kim on IG at @theangrytherapist CLARINS - Discover more at clarinsusa.com and use promo code OFFTHEVINE10 for 10% off  GEICO - Go to geico.com and in fifteen minutes you could be saving 15% or more on car insurance JORDAN HARBINGER - Search for The Jordan Harbinger Show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, wherever you listen to podcasts, or go to jordanharbinger.com/subscribe JENNI KAYNE - Find your forever pieces at jennikayne.com. Get 15% off your first order when you use code VINE at checkout—and for a limited time, that includes furniture, too VIZZY HARD SELTZER - To find out where you can purchase Vizzy go to vizzyhardseltzer.com/VINE

49mins

2 Mar 2021

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Plastic Surgery for the General Surgeon: Breast Reconstruction with Dr. John Kim

Behind The Knife: The Surgery Podcast

How do you discuss breast reconstruction with your patient? Dr. John Kim from Northwestern University joins us to talk about this rich topic.  Check out our YouTube channel this week as we will release video clips of the interview along with visual aids!

59mins

1 Mar 2021

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#177: John Kim of skwealthacademy Disagrees with Bloomberg About Benefit o a New BTC ETF to BTC HODLers

skwealthacademy 3Cs podcast

A discussion of immediate term benefits a new BTC ETF would create for HODLers but the almost certain short-term to long-term dangers it would create.Do the immediate benefits outweigh the long term harm? Bloomberg says yes. John Kim of skwealthacademy says no. Subscribe to my FREE newsletter at https://maalamalama.com/wordpress Join us at patreon for loads of exclusive content every week and every month: https://patreon.com/skwealthacademy Help the launch of my 22 course online academy at https://gofundme.com/f/skwealthacademy and Read more about skwealthacademy at my fact sheet https://maalamalama.com/pdf/skwealthacademy_factsheet.pdf Podcast shownotes: BTC talk ends at the 28m40s mark. The four charts referenced can be found at this link: https://maalamalama.com/wordpress/26-january-2021-us-stock-markets-a-picture-is-worth-a-thousand-words-/27/01/skwealthacademy

36mins

4 Feb 2021

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John Kim, The Angry Therapist - Author, Therapist, Life Coach, Motorcyclist, CrossFiter, Video Maker

Claim It! with Your Joyologist

JOHN KIM, LMFT is known as The Angry Therapist. He practices complete authenticity and transparency with his many clients, which is frowned upon in the clinical world, and continues to look for new and unconventional ways to help people.   We explore his life journey from screen writer, through divorce, to becoming a therapist and doing it his own way.  His new book is called Single On Purpose (the first is called I Used To Be a Miserable Fuck) and we talk about both those books and where they came from as well! You can find full show notes and links to things we mention at https://yourjoyologist.com/podcast-john-kim For all things me go to https://yourjoyologist.com and @yourjoyologist on Instagram/Twitter/Facebook You can find more from John at www.theangrytherapist.com and @theangrytherapist Go get + gift my daily inspiration app OWN YOUR AWESOME Check out my new daily connection journal and other products in my shop!

46mins

18 Jan 2021

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The Angry Therapist’s Advice For Singles - John Kim - 325

The Relationship School Podcast

If you’re single and dating, are you tired of all the dating apps in our swipe-right culture? This week, John Kim LMFT, better known as the Angry Therapist, joins me in a very interesting discussion about his life after getting divorced that transformed his journey in becoming a therapist and coach. We also talked about John’s new book, “Single On Purpose: Redefine Everything. Find Yourself First.” He wants you to prioritize your relationship with yourself and live a more meaningful life. If you’re interested in dating and relationship tips, you’ll want to check this podcast. Shownotes: 4:20 Men and therapy 9:00 John Kim’s background and childhood 16:55 Dealing with racism in John’s early years 20:30 How his divorce pushed John to start getting interested in therapy 28:00 Understanding parenting through experience 31:50 Working as a coach in this day and age 36:25 About John’s new book “Single on Purpose” 37:55: Dating and friendship advice 45:20 Final advice 46:40 Action Step Useful Links: https://www.theangrytherapist.com/ https://www.instagram.com/theangrytherapist/ https://twitter.com/angrytherapist https://relationshipschool.com/training

49mins

13 Jan 2021

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Are we in control of our medical freedom? An interview with Dr. John Kim.

The Lindsey Elmore Show

In today’s episode, Lindsey interviews Dr. John Kim, a pharmacist in charge of Robinson Drug and Compounding Center.His passion for compounding has lead him to create patient-centric medications from widely varying disease state that includes women’s health, autism, bio-identical hormone replacement therapy, nutrition, cannabis as medicine, and more. Dr. Kim believes the Doctor of the future is in fact the patient.Lindsey and Dr. Kim discuss medical freedom, and what many people think are risks to medical freedom in this day and age. They dissect censorship of natural medicine, and the ways the government is restricting pharmacists and other physicians and how that is harmful to patients everywhere.Then, Lindsey shares why it is so important to learn to cope and respond to what is happening to the world around us in a positive way. She states that even though we can’t choose what’s going on in the world, we can choose our reaction to it, and why doing so sets our own health and wellness on a favorable path.

57mins

17 Nov 2020

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Messaging APIs with John Kim

Data – Software Engineering Daily

Sendbird is a company that makes chat, voice, and video APIs for developers. The biggest company in this category is arguably Twilio, but Sendbird works at a higher level of abstraction, with an emphasis on developer experience and visual components. John Kim is the CEO of Sendbird and he joins the show to discuss the engineering and competitive positioning of his company. Sponsorship inquiries: sponsor@softwareengineeringdaily.com The post Messaging APIs with John Kim appeared first on Software Engineering Daily.

47mins

5 Nov 2020

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Messaging APIs with John Kim

Software Engineering Daily

Sendbird is a company that makes chat, voice, and video APIs for developers. The biggest company in this category is arguably Twilio, but Sendbird works at a higher level of abstraction, with an emphasis on developer experience and visual components. John Kim is the CEO of Sendbird and he joins the show to discuss the engineering and competitive positioning of his company. Sponsorship inquiries: sponsor@softwareengineeringdaily.com The post Messaging APIs with John Kim appeared first on Software Engineering Daily.

47mins

5 Nov 2020

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