Ellie Shefi: What are some hacks to get more done at college in less time?
Ellie Shefi is the very definition of tenacious. Having overcome a lifetime of adversity, including abuse, domestic violence, homelessness, cancer, and a myriad of other health issues that have seen her defy the doctors’ death deadlines for over two decades, Ellie has mastered mindset, resiliency, and resourcefulness, and she has dedicated her life to the empowerment of others. Host of the Free by Design™ television show and You Are Not Your Scars™ podcast, she is regularly interviewed in publications and on others’ podcasts and television shows, including NBC, ABC, CBS, the New York Times, Forbes, Entrepreneur, Yahoo News, and the LA Tribune to name a few. She is also the founder of the Made 2 Change The World™ Foundation, a nonprofit organization that equips and empowers the next generation with the tools, resources, and strategies they need to create the lives, communities, and world they envision.
In episode 243 of the Fraternity Foodie Podcast, we find out why Ellie chose the University of Texas, how she was able to walk through hell and come out happy, how she aligns her message with HER and not what everyone expects of her, how she can ensure that her courses are relevant for students entering the workforce now and all of the academic objectives are met, the 4 keys to creating and maintaining an impervious mind, hacks to get more done in less time, and some things students can do to create change instead of waiting for change. Enjoy!