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What if deferral is the only option?
Olusegun Olugbenga Adeleke finally found his footing after deferring 3 times! Zaineb Hammouda chose to defer, read some more on the shell project, came back with a bang & beat it at second attempt!
In the journey towards become a software engineer, many of us encounter crossroads that present the tough question of whether to defer or not. In this week’s podcast episode, we highlight how Olusegun Olugbenga Adeleke and Zaineb Hammouda grappled with this decision. Olugbenga Adeleke, after facing setbacks and deferring three times from the ALX SE program, eventually found his footing and is achieving remarkable success. On the other hand, Zaineb Hammouda chose to defer once so she can take a step back. She took a break, immersed herself in the shell project, and returned to conquer it on her second attempt! The pivotal lessons and inspiring anecdotes of their experiences are waiting for you in this captivating podcast, where they candidly share their personal journeys of how deferring helped give them clarity and focus.
In this podcast, you will discover the incredible resilience and determination of these #FacesofALXSE when caught between a rock and hard place. We hope that their stories will remind you that everyone has a unique path to success, whether through deferring or persevering. Tune in NOW to gain invaluable insights into how Olugbenga Adeleke and Zaineb Hammouda navigated their respective journeys, and learn about the pivotal moments that shaped their decisions to defer. Whether you're facing a similar dilemma, this podcast promises to leave you with renewed hope and a deeper understanding of why sometimes all you need is to press the pause button so that you can later emerge stronger! Tune in now to your favorite #FacesofALXSE podcast to listen to this enlightening episode: https://spotifyanchor-web.app.link/e/HfXvrrgAyBb