Welcome to The Switch to Success Podcast hosted by 21 year old best-selling author, TEDx speaker, and entrepreneur Isaiah Swift. On this podcast you will have the opportunity to listen and learn from world class entrepreneurs, authors, innovators and leaders of this generation. Isaiah will be featuring guests from all walks of life as they share the principles and habits that helped them get to where they are. Topics include: entrepreneurship, personal branding, publishing a book, and building a profitable speaking career and much more. Make sure to subscribe as well as leave us a rating, we would greatly appreciate your support! About the Host: Isaiah Swift – Entrepreneur, Author, TEDx Speaker Isaiah Swift was born and raised in Hampton Roads, VA and graduated from Maury High School as an AP Scholar with distinction. During his senior year, he was dual enrolled at Tidewater Community College, where he received six transferrable credits towards his degree. At Maury High School, Isaiah was the Branch Manager of Commodore Branch, a subsidiary of Chartway Federal Credit Union, and he was a member of Future Business Leaders of America. He was awarded a full ride academic scholarship to attend Norfolk State University, where he is pursuing a degree in Business Finance. In addition, he worked as a Brand Ambassador for Fresh Prints- a clothing design company that offers consumers, deals for purchasing customized apparel in bulk, his role consisted of promoting the brand and overseeing the details of all orders. By his sophomore year in college, Isaiah was able to build the business to nearly $40,000 in revenue. Recently, Isaiah published a book called “Unlock Your Greatness” 8 Ways to be Successful in High School and Beyond. In the book, he teaches students how they can be better prepared for the real world after they graduate and provides them with valuable insight as to how they can find volunteer, internship and scholarship opportunities in their community. To learn more about Isaiah, you can find him at: https://www.instagram.com/isaiahswift1_/ https://www.facebook.com/isaiahswiftofficial/ https://twitter.com/isaiahswift_ Thanks for listening! Thanks so much for listening to my podcast! If you enjoyed this episode and think that others could benefit from listening, please share it using the social media buttons on this page. Do you have some feedback or questions about this episode? Leave a note in the comment section below! Subscribe to the podcast If you would like to get automatic updates of new podcast episodes, you can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or Stitcher. You can also subscribe from the podcast app on your mobile device. Leave us an iTunes review Ratings and reviews from my listeners are extremely valuable to us and greatly appreciated. They help my podcast rank higher on iTunes, which exposes the show to more awesome listeners like you. If you have a minute, please leave an honest review on iTunes.
79. Building Your Career And Spreading Your Message- Interview With Isaiah Swift
Isaiah Swift is an amazing young innovator in this space. He's an author and TedX speaker that will blow your mind with what he's been able to accomplish while being a college student. And his intentions behind his mission and legacy... it's the first interview on the DBA Podcast, and one you won't want to miss.. Isaiah's TedX Talk: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M35pBdMUCP8 Isaiah's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/isaiahswift_/?hl=en
Millennial Minds Eps 29 with Isaiah Swift author of Unlock Your Greatness
Millennial Minds with YazzieSpeaks
Isaiah Swift is the author of Unlock Your Greatness and is a junior at Norfolk State University. He talks about how when he was a child, he did not believe that college would be an option for him. He is wise beyond his years. While in high school he took full advantage of all the internship opportunities he could and applied for every scholarship he could. He mentions getting his first scholarship that was only $100, which encouraged him to keep applying for more, so much so that he was able to go to college on a full-ride, without taking out any loans! Now he is traveling the country selling his book, teaching free webinars to teach others how to write their first book and doing his first Ted Talk in California. Isaiah says that Barnes and Noble is his club and he will go there often to pull books off of the shelves and read. He says that reading is one of the best ways to stay informed, understand business concepts and get to know the minds of very successful people.
In this week’s episode we interview entrepreneur and author Isaiah Swift.His book “Unlock Your Greatness” 8 Ways to be Successful in High School and Beyond teaches students how they better prepare for the real world after they graduate, and provides them with valuable insight as to how they can find volunteer, internship and scholarship opportunities in their community. A Virginia native, Isaiah was awarded a full academic scholarship to attend Norfolk State University and study Business Finance. He is also brand ambassador for clothing design company Fresh Prints.During our uplifting session, Isaiah shared the inspiration behind his book, his journey to being courageous, the people he looked up to along the way and always making sure our work ethic matches our vision.Check it out!