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Government Jobs and Public Service Careers, with Kirsten Wyatt

Podcast Summary: If you want a job that lets you make a difference in the world you’ll likely consider a career in public service. Government jobs–at the local, state or federal level–can offer you the opportunity to address issues that matter, such as education,  the environment, and homelessness.  You can...

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...

How to Launch a Freelancing Career, with Rebecca Shapiro

Podcast Summary: 53 million Americans–one out of three workers–can be classified as freelance entrepreneurs. A career as a freelancer offers lots of advantages. You work when and where you want. You set your own prices and keep the profits. You choose your clients and your coworkers. (And yes, you can work...

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. Your best online...

Mac Prichard’s Interview on 101.9 KINK FM

Podcast Summary: On Sunday, November 15, 2015, Portland radio station KINK 101.9 interviewed our very own Mac Prichard, founder of Mac’s List. Host Sheila Hamilton and Mac discuss: The story of Mac’s List from its early start to today Do’s and don’ts of the modern job search The 80/20 rule to follow as you look...

Podcast Transcript: John Sepulvado: 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 John Sepulvado, producer of the podcast. I’ve temporarily taken over hosting duties for this special bonus edition of Find Your Dream...

How to Write a Ridiculously Awesome Resume, with Jenny Foss

Podcast Summary: Writing an awesome resume can feel like a huge roadblock to overcome in your job search. Often, people experience “resume writer’s block” when they’re forced to think about their skills, experiences and accomplishments. This is especially true when you’re applying through an online application system. This week’s guest,...

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, your best online...

Getting Clear about What You Want from Work, with Aubrie De Clerck

Podcast Summary: Are you clear about what you want from your job? Sometimes you take a job solely for the paycheck. But, at its best, work is about more than just financial advancement. A rewarding job engages you in a personal way, drawing on your strengths and passions, and challenging...

Podcast Transcript: Mac Prichard: This is Find your Dream Job. The podcast that helps you get hired and 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, your best...

Making the Most of Your University and Alumni Networks, with Linda Favero

Podcast Summary: Most colleges and universities provide career advising services to their current and former students. Yet only 10-20% of all students and alumni ever use of their university career center. And even fewer use their alumni association as a resource after graduation. Are you making the most of your alma mater?...

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. It’s your best...

How To Find A Job Through Networking, with Nathan Perez

Podcast Summary: Did you know that you can find a job by networking? This is how up-to 80% of all jobs get filled. It’s a fact… employers hire candidates that they know and those who are recommended to them by people that they trust. That’s why networking is so important:...

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, you best online source for rewarding, creative...

Finding Work Through Recruiters and Recruiting Agencies, with Steve Potestio

Podcast Summary: Finding a job can take a lot of work. But what if you could get in front of a headhunter–someone who is paid to find great employees? Like a fairy godmother, couldn’t a recruiter make your wish for a dream job come true? And by doing so, save...

Podcast Transcript: Mac Prichard: Welcome to Find Your Dream Job. We’re the podcast that helps you get hired and have the career you want, and make a difference in life. I’m Mac Prichard, your host. I’m the publisher of Mac’s List. On today’s show, we’re discussing how to work with...

Creating Your Professional Brand, with Andrew Hudson

Podcast Summary: Your professional brand is how you showcase yourself to others in a way that distinguishes you as a credible, trustworthy, and skilled person. In other words, it is how you personify and embody the strengths, skills, and accomplishments you list in your resume. Professional branding is particularly important...

Podcast Transcript: Mac Prichard: This is Find Your Dream Job, the podcast that hopes you get hired in 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, your best online...

Remote Work, Telecommuting, and Digital Nomads, with Tamara Murray

Podcast Summary: Being a professional no longer necessitates going to an office every day. People are increasingly able to do remote work, using telecommunications technologies to stay connected with their companies and colleagues. This trend is happening in nearly every industry sector–even fields like healthcare and education. According to one...

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 today’s show we’re discussing location independent jobs and how you can...