The AGC Experience

Getting Fired: Fired Me Up!Getting Fired: Fired Me Up!

January 17, 2022 Accelerated Global Connections
The AGC Experience
Getting Fired: Fired Me Up!Getting Fired: Fired Me Up!
Show Notes

The AGC Experience podcast features our AGC Talks speakers sharing their message in an audio podcast that you can listen to from anywhere. Listen in to our recent AGC Talks featured guest.  

Listen as Zak Abukar shares Getting Fired: Fired Me Up! a motivational talk with AGC. 

Getting fired from my job that I loved was an absolute tragedy on February 2018.My life was falling apart I thought, but in reality, my life was falling together how I always wanted. 

It fired me up to live the life I've always wanted to live! 

Take a journey with me these next 10mins-15mins through how I was able to take my broken life in 2018 and how I shaped the broken pieces in my dream life! 


Learning Objectives: 

  • Overcoming personal tragedies 
  • Finding purpose 
  • Living a more purposeful life 
  • Connecting with the right peoplr 
  • Creating alignment and inspiring others 


Speaker Bio: 

Hi! My name is Zak! 

I am a Social Entrepreneur, Public Relations Strategist, Podcast Host and Human Rights Activist based in the Greater Minneapolis/St. Paul area. 


I value educating others on how all human beings can serve themselves and others through: 

1. Social Entrepreneurship 

2. Building strong brand awareness 

3. Leveraging media and marketing outlets. 

4. Sharing impactful stories and making a difference 

I have a powerful passion to help young men and women find meaning in life through 

1. Entrepreneurship 

2. Leadership Training 

3. Creative Expression 

4. Community Service 


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