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Fatal Flaws in Job Interviews, with Dan Miller

Podcast Summary: Did you just spill your coffee all down the front of your shirt? Or, did you forget to turn your phone off before the interview? Or maybe you didn’t bring a printed copy of your resume? There are an infinite number of interview mistakes you can make. Fortunately,...

Podcast Transcript: 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 Mac Prichard your host and publisher of Mac’s List. I’m joined by my two co-hosts Ben Forstag, our Managing Director, and...

How to Manage Money When You’ve Lost Your Job, with Eric Rosenberg

Podcast Summary: When you lose a job, your income stops. Unfortunately, your expenses don’t. Even if you cut back on spending, you still need money for basics, and enough to make strategic investments in finding your next job. This week’s guest, Eric Rosenberg, is a financial expert who offers his...

Podcast Transcript: 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 Mac Prichard, your host and publisher of Mac’s List. I’m joined by my co-hosts, Ben Forstag, our Managing Director, and Jenna...

Taking the Big Leap into Self-Employment, with Mac Prichard

Podcast Summary: In this bonus episode of Find Your Dream Job, Mac Prichard, founder and publisher of Mac’s List, discusses his experience launching his first business, Prichard Communications. If you’re thinking about starting your own business, Mac encourages you to consider these three questions: Do you have ample experience setting up and...

Podcast Transcript: Ben Forstag: 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 Ben Forstag, managing director of Mac’s List. On today’s bonus episode, we’re sharing exclusive content from Land Your Dream Job Anywhere, our...

Eight Questions You Must Ask In An Interview, with J.T. O’Donnell

Podcast Summary: In every interview there comes a time when the interviewer asks: “Do you have any questions for me?” Too many candidates make the rookie mistake of saying no, and leaving the interview without asking any questions. This week’s guest, J.T. O’Donnell, shares eight questions to ask in an...

Podcast Transcript: 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 Mac Prichard your host and publisher of Mac’s List. I’m joined by my co-hosts Ben Forstag, our managing director, and Jenna...

Credibility Busters That Can Ruin Your Career, with Julie Broad

Podcast Summary: What you say in the workplace–and how you say it–matters. Bad communication can destroy your reputations and even ruin your career. This week’s guest, Julie Broad, says that people think about themselves when they are communicating, when they should be carefully considering what matters to the other person....

Podcast Transcript: 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 Mac Prichard, your host and publisher of Mac’s List. I’m joined by my co-hosts, Ben Forstag, our managing director, and Jenna...

How to Find Jobs and Recruiters on Twitter, with Chris Russell

Podcast Summary: Did you know there are thousands of jobs shared on Twitter every day? Do the right Twitter search and you can find amazing opportunities and connect with the hiring decision makers. This week’s guest, Chris Russell, believes that Twitter should be viewed as a real-time job search engine...

Podcast Transcript: Transcript 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 Mac Prichard, your host and publisher of Mac’s List. I’m joined by my co-host, Ben Forstag, our managing director, and...

Why Your Resume Isn’t Getting You Interviews, with Andrea Gerson

Podcast Summary: Does your resume engage a human resource manager and make them want to read more? Or, does it just blend in with all other task-oriented resumes and generate no response? This week’s guest, Andrea Gerson, has seen thousands of resumes and shares resume best practices that help you get...

Podcast Transcript: 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 Mac Prichard, your host and publisher of Mac’s List. I’m joined by my co-host Ben Forstag, our Managing Director, and Jenna...

Politics and Job Hunting: Do the Two Ever Mix?

Podcast Summary: The U.S. presidential election wrapped up last week, but politics remains a charged and potentially divisive issue. This brings up an interesting question for job seekers: how much of your own political beliefs should you share online and with prospective employers? How much politics is too much politics? This...

Podcast Transcript: Ben Forstag: 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 Ben Forstag, managing director of Mac’s List and I’m sitting here with Mac Prichard, founder of Mac’s List, and Jenna Forstrom,...

How to Manage the New World of Reference Checking, with Ray Bixler

Podcast Summary: Surviving a reference check used to be easy. In the past, hiring managers would simply call your formal references. Without email (or even voicemail) it was usual to get feedback from less than 50% of all references. Today, online reference tools and surveys boast a reference return rate...

Podcast Transcript: 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 Mac Prichard, your host and publisher of Mac’s List. I’m joined by my co-host, Ben Forstag, our managing director, and Jenna...

How Women Can Shatter the Glass Ceiling, with Elisa Doucette

Podcast Summary: The “glass ceiling” is an invisible but very real barrier that limits women’s progress up the career ladder. Many women find themselves stuck in mid-level positions, unable to break into the top echelon of  senior management. This week’s guest, Elisa Doucette, discusses the history of the glass ceiling...

Podcast Transcript: 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 Mac Prichard, your host, and publisher of Mac’s List. I’m joined by my co-hosts, Ben Forstag, our Managing Director, and Jenna Forstrom,...

How to Hack the Hidden Job Market

Podcast Summary: On this bonus episode of Find Your Dream Job, we talk about the single biggest mistake most job seekers make… They spend too much time and energy on job boards! Job boards can be a great resource. But did you know, 8 out of 10 jobs never make...

Podcast Transcript: 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 Mac Prichard, your host, and publisher of Mac’s List. I’m joined by my co-hosts, Ben Forstag, our Managing Director, and Jenna Forstrom,...