Friday May 26, 2023

Joahanna Wickramaratne: How a Student Keep in Touch With Family | All Together #25

In today's fast-paced and ever-changing world, maintaining strong and meaningful relationships with family has become increasingly vital, particularly for students navigating the challenges of academic life. While it may pose certain challenges, the significance of staying connected and nurturing these familial bonds cannot be overstated.

Join host Dina Sargeant on this episode of All Together as she engages in a compelling conversation with the wonderful Joahanna Wickramaratne. Joahanna is not only the host of the Personal Productivity Science Insights Podcast, Work in Progress, but also the host of the Personal Resilience Science Insights Podcast, Bouncing Back. Together, they explore Joahanna's personal experiences in maintaining a close relationship with her family while balancing the pressures of studying.

Born in Sri Lanka, Joahanna moved to Australia when she was 4 years old. Now, she is a Journalism and Design student with a passion for reading and getting stuck into deep and meaningful conversations about life with anyone willing to listen. Having spent a lot of time travelling with her family and studying abroad, Joahanna is always looking for new experiences and ways to spice up her life which is what makes her passionate about improving resilience and maximising productivity. When she is not a podcast host, you can find Joahanna perusing Spotify for her next podcast listen, reading through the National Geographic archives, or planning her next adventure.

Drawing from her own journey, Joahanna emphasizes the importance of cultivating a strong relationship with family members who can provide valuable support and advice for managing stress and time. She sheds light on the significance of recognizing each family member as an individual and treating them as friends, thereby fostering stronger connections that can withstand the test of time.
In this episode, be prepared for an informed, insightful, and engaging dialogue that delves into the intricacies of balancing academics and relationships. Discover practical strategies for navigating the challenges of student life while nurturing the bonds that matter most.

Join us on All Together as we unravel the secrets to maintaining harmonious family connections amidst the demands of academia. Get ready for a conversation that combines wisdom, inspiration, and relatable experiences, highlighting the importance of fostering strong familial ties in today's dynamic world.

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