The Perspicax /per.spi.kaks/

The Perspicax /per.spi.kaks/

Keen and observant individuals embracing change and growth while building the community through our voices. Based in Toronto, Canada. Hosted by Jayson, Shenny and Stephen. Bringing you a different viewpoint on topics circulating the grapevines. This is... The Perspicax (@theperspicax) (@build.yourvibe) on Instagram. Add us on all social media platforms as we love to hear from you !| Always BuildYourVibe |

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November 20, 2021 63 min

POP QUIZ ... PUT EVERYTHING AWAY!

Professor Shenny Shakes is in the building; testing our knowledge on this current season. (Season 4)

The memories, the laughs, and the ROASTING are in abundance. Tune in as we wrap up 4 and look ahead to what's next.

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The weather is changing, the time has changed, and for some of us we feel our mood changing too.

We are sharing Seasonal Affective Disorder signs and tips to cope. But first... the best breakdown of Cuffing Szn, our favorite cozy movie, and plenty of random jokes long the way.

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Does buying a home feel like a distant dream? Or maybe a you're looking into becoming a realtor?

This weeks guest Courtney Scarlett ( @courtneyscarlettrealestate ) gives us amazing info on the profession trends in the housing market, common misconceptions and the importance of financial stability.

Plus his top tips and advice for those looking to buy in the next few years.

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This week, we have a free-flowing conversation about an essential in our lives: MUSIC

We break down the different elements of music and also top icons in the industry. Our favourite artists and eras. The evolution of our personal tastes. Tune that bring out our emotions & ones that that hype us up!

We hope you take notes and add new music to your playlists. Tune in and don't forget to BuildYourVibe.

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October 23, 2021 56 min

Have you ever been asked where you see yourself in 5 years? 

Some of us struggle with the answer and others have every detail planned out!
 
This week we interview our beloved Warbucks (@mrwarbucks) about his 5-year plan journey. We also discuss career fairs, SMART goals and an upcoming course opportunity for our listeners! 

Tune in for big lessons, big gems and big jokes, as always.

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Red flags, 100 TACOS, friendships long-term vs fake friends also relationship with YOURSELF!

The conversation was so HOT we had to keep it going!

Kicking it off with relationship red flags and a FIRST DATE story full of them! We also chat about long-term friendships vs fake friends, and what it looks like nurture the relationship with yourself.

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Some ships should sail, some ships should stay docked.

All aboard !! FriendSHIPS, RelationSHIPS, SituationSHIPS ... come along for the ride!

Love notes, dating friends exes, and a break up story that took it WAAAAYYYY too far.

The crew is back together in full effect this week with vibes, stories and great energy.

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On the first national day of Truth and Reconciliation, we are so honoured to have Sherry Caibaiosai with us to share her knowledge and experiences as an Indigenous woman.

We dive into history, stereotypes, current generational effects, current movements and more !

Guarantee you'll learn something new.

Sherry Caibaiosai (she/her)
Branch Assistant
Whitby Public Library

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The entrepreneurial journey can be a difficult one & lonely at time!

 This week we have special guests Dean & Nicky Samuels here to discuss their as Black, married, visionaries on the grind! We talk about purpose, inspiration, planning, community, legacy... And as always there are many gems.

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Dean Samuels - @Deansamuels_
Nicky Samuels - @Nickyy_s

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September 18, 2021 54 min

EP 31 : Back by popular demand! 

We know you've missed us and we've missed you too. Although, its been a great summer break, OUR VIBES HAVEN'T CHANGED.

Sit back and join us as we reminisce about our past seasons, talk about what we did for the summer and just hold a vibe. Are you ready for season 4?

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June 12, 2021 59 min

In this episode we reminisce on some of our favorite places to go in our beautiful city, stemming from when we were a child to our favs today.

Join in on the discussion and maybe we will inspire you to visit Toronto or if you do reside in Canada, now you can add more to your list.

One more episode until the season finale... this whole season has been amazing.

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Dr Tanisha Guy is a therapist with over 20 years of working in the mental health field. This week she joined us to speak about burnout - the risks, the signs, the ways to protect against it. Coming from the perspective of a Black practitioner,  a professor, and a creative; she shares some amazing gems that can benefit just about anyone!

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May 29, 2021 52 min

Day by day, we go through the usual routine. Wake up, go through traffic get to work and give up 8 hours. Is that something we look forward to or is it something we dread? 

This week the cast speaks about the day to day rat race, workplace relationships, past jobs and the journey to where we are now.

Tune in LIVE on Twitch at www.twitch.tv/builyourvibe weekly at 7 PM EST for the visuals as we record every Thursday 

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May 22, 2021 59 min

Remember when you were younger and you saw your older siblings or parents doing stuff they said "you were too young to do?" This week we speak about things from our childhood that we always said we wanted to do when we were of age, while also reflecting on how kids are acting "grown" vs the stepping up in your household for your family.

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May 15, 2021 56 min

Single parenting can come with some real advantages and challenges. With more children being raised in lone-parent, co-parenting, and step-parenting situations, we decided to speak about all three. We drew from some personal experiences, research, and other true stories. Props to all the single parents out there, trying their hardest to do what's best for their kids!

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In this episode we welcome Clovis & Sherron Grant as they share their journey with us. The Black Parent Support Group is for caregivers of children or adults with a form of disability. Our guests share amazing pieces of wisdom and advice for getting a diagnosis and accessing resources, while sharing their own experience navigating the system.

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May 1, 2021 57 min

Was your first car a dream or a nightmare?? On this episode the crew shares stories on their early driving experiences, driver tests, first car memories & also discuss our favorite dream car. 

Get yourself in gear and come enjoy the ride with us !

Pure vibes and entertainment from the cast this episode be sure to tune in to our live shows on Twitch every Thursday at 8 PM.

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April 24, 2021 60 min

Different cultures and traditions can really clash. At the same time diverse relationships can be really fulfilling. In this discussion we share our own experiences with the topic of interracial dating, differences within the Black community, and how upbringing influences mate choice.

Pure vibes and entertainment from the cast this episode be sure to tune in to our live shows on Twitch every Thursday at 8 PM.

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It seems like everyday a new trend or challenge pops up on social media! What does it mean to go viral now? In this episode we discuss the challenges that we believe are good and the challenges that should have stayed off the internet. 

Pure vibes and entertainment from the cast this episode be sure to tune in to our live shows on Twitch every Thursday at 8 PM.

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What does the airwaves sound like without The Perspicax?! SEASON 3 is back and in full effect. On our opening episode we discuss Implicit bias and its affect in our daily lives.

We have also introduced a new platform to our brand as well, you can catch all our episode LIVE on Twitch every Thursday night at 7 PM.

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CATCH US ON ALL STREAMING PLATFORMS. THE PERSPICAX PODCAST IS BACK !!

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