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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....

How to Identify Your Unique Skills and Talents, with Kay Kirkman

Podcast Summary: As a job seeker, it’s your responsibility to know what skills and abilities you have that set you apart from other applicants. Figuring out what makes you unique isn’t difficult, according to Find Your Dream Job guest Kay Kirkman. It begins with making a list of what you’re...

Podcast Transcript: Find Your Dream Job, Episode 297: How to Identify Your Unique Skills and Talents, with Kay Kirkman Airdate: May 26, 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...

How to Reinvent Your Personal Brand for a Career Pivot, with Erica Mattison

Podcast Summary: A personal brand is more important than ever in today’s job market, and if you hope to switch careers, your personal brand will be a crucial piece of the puzzle. Executing a career pivot is not as scary as it might seem, and something you may actually do...

Podcast Transcript: Find Your Dream Job, Episode 296: How to Reinvent Your Personal Brand for a Career Pivot, with Erica Mattison Airdate: May 19, 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 Get a Social Impact Job, with Erin Ewart

Podcast Summary: It’s not unusual to want to make a positive impact in the world, even in your career, but most people think that working in nonprofit is the only way to do so. Find Your Dream Job guest Erin Ewart says that’s not true. You can find a social...

Podcast Transcript: Find Your Dream Job, Episode 295: How to Get a Social Impact Job, with Erin Ewart Airdate: May 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 in life. I’m your...

Why Limiting Career Beliefs Matter and How to Beat Them, with (Dr.) Tega Edwin

Podcast Summary: Do you struggle to make tough career decisions or ask for the salary you deserve in a job interview? Maybe you’re telling yourself stories that aren’t true. If you’re stuck in negative thought patterns, Find Your Dream Job guest Dr. Tega Edwin is here to share how to...

Podcast Transcript: Find Your Dream Job, Episode 294: Why Limiting Career Beliefs Matter and How to Beat Them, with Dr. Tega Edwin Airdate: May 5, 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...