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How to Switch from a Corporate to Nonprofit Career, with Marcia Ballinger

Podcast Summary: More than 10 million Americans work for nonprofit organizations. Even the Great Recession couldn’t stop growth in this sector. According to the federal government, the number of nonprofit jobs increased by 18% between 2000 and 2010. That trend shows no sign of slowing down in the near future....

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. Our show is brought to you by Mac’s List and by our...

The Secret Sauce to a Kick-Butt Resume, with Dawn Rasmussen

Podcast Summary: Among human resources professionals, it is commonly held that at least 85 percent of all resumes “suck.” A vast majority of resumes are poorly written and formatted, and they don’t showcase the candidate’s value to the prospective employer. Where does your resume fall? Is it in the mediocre majority or part...

Podcast Transcript: Mac Prichard:    This is Find You Dream Job. The pod cast 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. On today’s bonus episode, we’re sharing exclusive content from our new...

The Hidden Path to a Creative Career, with Cory Huff

Podcast Summary: It is a myth that a creative career means a lifetime of poverty. Nearly 1.4 million Americans work in creative occupations. And while only a small number of those become famous household names, a vast majority maintain successful and rewarding creative careers. This week on Find Your Dream...

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 Pritchard, your host, and publisher of Mac’s list. Our show’s brought to you by Mac’s list and our book, Name...

How Women Can Win At Work, with Farai Chideya

Podcast Summary: Gender unfortunately matters in the workplace. Women at work often encounter significant barriers. Women, on average, earn less than men in virtually every single occupation. In 2014, female full-time workers in the United States made only 79 cents for every dollar earned by men, a gender wage gap of...

Podcast Transcript: Mac Prichard: This is Find Your Dream Job, the podcast that helps you get hired at the career you want and make a difference in life. I’m Mac Prichard your host and publisher of Mac’s List. Our show was brought to you by Mac’s List and by our...

Four Principles to Guide Your Career, with Ben Forstag

Podcast Summary: Few people’s careers play out exactly as planned. Changes of interest, new opportunities, and life in-general all interfere with the perfect, linear career maps we made with out high school guidance counselor. But even if you don’t know exactly where your career is going, you can still control its direction....

Podcast Transcript: Mac Prichard:    This is Find You 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. On today’s bonus episode, we’re sharing exclusive content from our new book,...

Reinventing Your Career, with Michelle Hynes

Podcast Summary: Everybody knows that changing jobs regularly is the new normal. The days of working for just one or two employers through your adult life are long gone. But what about switching not just jobs, but starting a new career? Most of us will be in the workplace for...

Podcast Transcript: Mac Prichard: This is Find Your Dream Job, the podcast that helps you get hired and the career you want and make a difference in life. I’m Mac Prichard, your host, and publisher of Mac’s List. Our show was brought to you by Mac’s List and by our...

How to Make (and Keep) Professional Resolutions, with Victoria Crispo

Podcast Summary: Did you make a New Year’s professional resolution to do something different in your career? The list of changes you seek in the next 12 months could include a raise, a promotion, or a new job. Or maybe you want to improve your professional skills by stepping up...

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 life. I’m Mac Prichard, your host and publisher of “Mac’s List.” Our show is brought to you by Mac’s List and by our book,...

How to Get an Oregon Government Job, with Mac Prichard

Podcast Summary: Government jobs are always tough to land. Mastering the oft-byzantine application process takes practice and insider know-how. In this bonus episode of Find Your Dream Job, Mac Prichard shares his experience applying for Oregon government jobs. Mac has worked in multiple departments for the State of Oregon, as well as...

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, your temporary host and Managing Director of Mac’s List. On today’s bonus episode, we’re sharing some exclusive content from...

Advancing Your Career Through Collaboration, with Kare Anderson

Podcast Summary: One of the best ways to stand out in your field and in your career is through creative collaboration. Embracing mutuality–sharing of your strengths, acknowledging your weaknesses and partnering with others with complementary skill sets–strengthens your professional credentials in an increasingly interconnected economy. And people who can facilitate collaboration...

Podcast Transcript: Mac Prichard:  This is Find Your Dream Job, the podcast that helps you hired, have the career you want, and make a difference in life. I’m Mac Prichard, your host, and publisher of Mac’s List. Our show is brought to you by Mac’s List and by our book,...

The Social Media Job Search, with Joshua Waldman

Podcast Summary: According to one estimate, 80% of employers Google candidates before inviting someone in for a job interview. What will people see when they Google you? Photos from your college spring break trip to Mexico or an up-to-date LinkedIn page? What impression will you create online? That you’re the...

Podcast Transcript: Mac:                         This is Find Your Dream Job the podcast that help you get hired, have the career you want and make a difference in your life. I’m Mac Prichard your host and publisher of Mac’s List. Our show is brought to you by Mac’s List and our book...

How to Ace a Job Interview, with Janet Brumbaugh

Podcast Summary: “Wing it” and “job interview” are two phrases that should never go together in the same sentence. If you want to ace a job interview, you need to prepare yourself, do your homework, and practice what you will do and say. But how do you prepare responses when...

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. Our show is brought to you by Mac’s List and by our...

Portland’s Threads—and Yours, with Aubrie De Clerck

Podcast Summary: A successful job search is all about telling your story: who you are, what you can do and how you stand out. But sometimes it’s hard to identify these truths about yourself. We’re out own biggest critics, and modesty can prevent us from tooting our own horn. This...

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. On this bonus episode of Find Your Dream Job, we’re bringing back...