Deborah Kurata talks with us about how to be a lifelong learner, whether for career gains or personal goals, methods for becoming a lifelong learner, learning to ask why, and dealing with learning fatigue.

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const podcast = { 
  episode: 189,
  title: 'Be a Lifelong Learner',
  topics: [ 
    'learning', 'education'
  guest: 'Deborah Kurata'
  hosts: [
    'Ward Bell', 'Craig Shoemaker'

Recording date: 05/26/2022

John Papa @John_Papa

Ward Bell @WardBell

Dan Wahlin @DanWahlin

Craig Shoemaker @craigshoemaker

Deborah Kurata @DeborahKurata

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  • 01:14 Guest introduction
  • 04:01 Learning how to learn
  • 07:26 Having a career crisis
  • 09:57 Sponsor: Nrwl
  • 10:34 What methods are there to be a lifelong learner?
  • 17:24 Asking why is important
  • 24:23 Sponsor: Ag Grid
  • 25:26 How to approach learning something new on the job
  • 33:03 How do we deal with learning fatigue?
  • 40:18 Final thoughts

Podcast editing on this episode done by Chris Enns of Lemon Productions.