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3 Things You Must Do to Work Well with Recruiters, with AJ Eckstein

Podcast Summary: Working with a recruiter can be a great way to find your next position, but finding a recruiter or getting noticed by one isn’t easy. The trick, says Find Your Dream Job guest AJ Eckstein, is to network before you need a job. AJ says you need to...

Podcast Transcript: Find Your Dream Job, Episode 307: 3 Things You Must Do to Work Well with Recruiters, with AJ Eckstein Airdate: August 4, 2021 Mac Prichard: This is Find Your Dream Job, the podcast that helps you get hired, have the career you want, and make a difference in...

How to Make Networking Part of Your Daily Routine, with Lav Chintapalli

Podcast Summary: Networking: a word that can strike fear even in the most outgoing of job seekers. But what if you fear it because you only do it when you’re under the stress of finding a job? Is there a better way to network? Find Your Dream Job guest Lav...

Podcast Transcript: Find Your Dream Job, Episode 306: How to Make Networking Part of Your Daily Routine, with Lav Chintapalli Airdate: July 28, 2021 Mac Prichard: This is Find Your Dream Job, the podcast that helps you get hired, have the career you want, and make a difference in life....

How Introverts Can Take The Work Out of Networking, with Brad Minton

Podcast Summary: If you’re an introvert, the idea of networking can make you feel exhausted before you even head out the door to an event. But networking is a proven way to get a better job, faster. So how do you, as an introvert, make networking easier? Find Your Dream...

Podcast Transcript: Find Your Dream Job, Episode 305: How Introverts Can Take The Work Out of Networking, with Brad Minton Airdate: July 21, 2021 Mac Prichard: This is Find Your Dream Job, the podcast that helps you get hired, have the career you want, and make a difference in life....

How to Find an Inclusive Workplace, with Victor Cato

Podcast Summary: If you’d love a job where you feel seen and understood, where the culture is positive and you feel fulfilled, you want an inclusive workplace. And one that isn’t inclusive in name only. How do you find that type of company? You begin with self-reflection, says Find Your...

Podcast Transcript: Find Your Dream Job, Episode 304: How to Find an Inclusive Workplace, with Victor Cato Airdate: July 14, 2021 Mac Prichard: This is Find Your Dream Job, the podcast that helps you get hired, have the career you want, and make a difference in life. I’m your host,...

Setting Clear Priorities and Knowing Your Purpose, with Jennifer Eskridge

Podcast Summary: Too many people think that job boards are the magic ticket to their dream position. Yes, job boards serve a purpose, but only when they are used strategically. Instead of applying to every job you qualify for, it’s worth it to first take some time to figure out...

Podcast Transcript: Find Your Dream Job, Bonus Episode 42: Setting Clear Priorities and Knowing Your Purpose: Jennifer Eskridge’s Job Search Success Story Airdate: July 12, 2021 Mac Prichard: This is Find Your Dream Job, the podcast that helps you get hired, have the career you want, and make a difference...

How to Sell Yourself During a Career Pivot, with Roshaunda Green

Podcast Summary: You can expect to switch jobs several times during your working life. But if you’re ready to try an entirely new field, it may be harder than you think to get hired. You have to present yourself as already able to do the work, says Find Your Dream...

Podcast Transcript: Find Your Dream Job, Episode 303: How to Sell Yourself During a Career Pivot, with Roshaunda Green Airdate: July 7, 2021 Mac Prichard: This is Find Your Dream Job, the podcast that helps you get hired, have the career you want, and make a difference in life. I’m...

Follow Up Mistakes to Avoid, with Mike Bird

Podcast Summary: Asking for help during a job search is a no-brainer; we need others to help us make connections, identify our strengths, etc. But what should you do if you ask for help and get no response? Start by looking at your request, says Find Your Dream Job guest...

Podcast Transcript: Find Your Dream Job, Episode 302: Follow Up Mistakes to Avoid, with Mike Bird Airdate: June 30, 2021 Mac Prichard: This is Find Your Dream Job, the podcast that helps you get hired, have the career you want, and make a difference in life. I’m your host, Mac...

How to Write Your Personal Mission Statement, with Greg Flores

Podcast Summary: One of the challenges of a job search is finding a position that represents your values and concerns. How can you be proactive about finding a job where you can make a difference? You begin with a personal mission statement, says Find Your Dream Job guest Greg Flores....

Podcast Transcript: Find Your Dream Job, Episode 301: How to Write Your Personal Mission Statement, with Greg Flores Airdate: June 23, 2021 Mac Prichard: This is Find Your Dream Job, the podcast that helps you get hired, have the career you want, and make a difference in life. I’m your...

How to Deal with Long-Term Unemployment, with Sonal Bahl

Podcast Summary: Life is unpredictable, and sometimes that includes long-term absences from the workforce but a long-term absence doesn’t have to hold you back. How do you explain an absence to a hiring manager? You start by addressing the issue upfront, according to Find Your Dream Job guest Sonal Bahl....

Podcast Transcript: Find Your Dream Job, Episode 300: How to Deal with Long-Term Unemployment, with Sonal Bahl Airdate: June 16, 2021 Mac Prichard: This is Find Your Dream Job, the podcast that helps you get hired, have the career you want, and make a difference in life. I’m your host,...

Job Search Advice You Need to Ignore, with Kamara Toffolo

Podcast Summary: As a job seeker, you have hundreds of podcasts, career coaches, and websites where you can find advice on how to find your next position. Lack of advice isn’t an issue. But what if the advice you get isn’t good? How can you tell which advice you should...

Podcast Transcript: Find Your Dream Job, Episode 299: Job Search Advice You Need to Ignore, with Kamara Toffolo Airdate: June 9, 2021 Mac Prichard: This is Find Your Dream Job, the podcast that helps you get hired, have the career you want, and make a difference in life. I’m your...

Why you Need to Stop Applying for Every Job, with Serena Chan

Podcast Summary: If you’ve been laid off or need to find a job quickly, you might feel tempted to send your resume or application materials to every open position you discover. But Find Your Dream Job guest Serena Chan says that’s not a good plan. Hiring managers and recruiters need...

Podcast Transcript: Find Your Dream Job, Episode 298: Why you Need to Stop Applying for Every Job, with Serena Chan Airdate: June 2, 2021 Mac Prichard: This is Find Your Dream Job, the podcast that helps you get hired, have the career you want, and make a difference in life....