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My name is Jenn Swanson and this is my NEWLY re-branded show called Careers by Jenn (formerly The Communication Diva Podcast.) I started podcasting as a hobby in 2012 on the broad topic of communication. At the time, I was teaching Human Relation Skills to college students in the healthcare field, and realized that what used to be "common sense" is not really all that common anymore, because communication skills are not intentionally taught much anymore. I didn't have enough class time to co ...
 
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Age Discrimination is real. It would be nice to think people don’t discriminate in any way in a job search, but in reality, they do. So what happens if you are no longer in your 20’s or 30’s and are looking for a job or to change careers? How can you minimize the possibility of ageism in your search? We’re going to talk about that in this episo ...…
 
Feeling stuck in a rut or bored? Looking for ways to improve your performance or even just to get some energy? This podcast will give you 13 ways you can boost your career and open up doors to new things.
 
You've sent in your resume or had a great job interview, and then you hear nothing. Nada. Crickets. What should you do? When is it ok to follow up and how can you do it without being a pest? Find out in this episode.
 
Is independent work for you? The satisfaction of the side-hustle, the extra income, the nurturing of the creative part of you: these are all reasons to begin some independent work these days. Join me and guest Stephen Warley to have the conversation about why starting something on your own might be the new normal.…
 
Customer Retention... how can you - as a sales person or a business owner - make sure that you keep your customers? What makes your service exceptional? Find out in this episode of the podcast when guest expert, author and high end portrait photographer Jeffrey Shaw shares his strategies around attracting and keeping clients.…
 
Does the technology in your job search... make you want to scream? Those forms to upload your resume into, the automated tracking systems that weed out applicants...all of this makes for a sometimes stressful experience. Steve Acho wants to change that Guest Steve Acho joins me in this episode to talk about how to get around the technology in y ...…
 
Outside Your Comfort Zone... is a little scary! We all settle in to where we are comfortable, but then sometimes, we get stuck. In order to succeed in career and in life, stepping outside your comfort zone can bring amazing new opportunities....but how exactly can you do it? How to take the leap? In this show, guest expert Andy Molinsky helps t ...…
 
How do you choose between two really great career opportunities? How do you choose between two really great opportunities in general? What do you have to weigh, and how what might you win or lose when you finally do decide? Use the principles of Improv In this show, our guest uses the principles of improv theatre to help you to figure out HOW t ...…
 
Interview mistakes can be prevented, IF you know what exactly to prevent! Join Jenn and guest author Thea Kelley in this episode to learn what interview mistakes smart people make and how to avoid them.
 
Being Sexually Harassed? When someone says or does something to you - on purpose or inadvertently - that crosses the line...it can be hard to know how to respond. In this important episode, guest expert and author Alicia Dunams shares her exact script of what to say so that both you and the person who has offended can move forward with dignity.…
 
Ever find yourself wishing you had a "do-over" as far as your career goes? Does career regret weigh you down? Today's episode looks at some of the top career regrets and how you can turn regret into opportunity.
 
Looking for an Amazing Job? Today's guest, Austin Belcak, has made it his mission to teach others how to land an amazing job at a big tech company the way he did, with creativity and strategy. Austin shares his steps and offers excellent and unconventional advice in this podcast episode.
 
Do you have an inner critic? Likely, the answer is yes. We all have an inner critic...that voice that judges us relentlessly, and that for some reason, we tend to listen to. In this episode, guest and author Susan Peppercorn helps to explain how we can ditch that voice (or at least quieten it sometimes) in order to do what we really want to do ...…
 
Anxiety in the workplace and at home can be debilitating. Join Jenn and guest Dr. Russell Kennedy to learn what anxiety actually is and how you can manage it no matter where you are. Dr. Russ gives practical, real advice to walk you through what to do during what he calls ALARM, and ways to help yourself that actually work. This is an advice-pa ...…
 
There are two kinds of leaders: one that focuses only on tasks, and one that focuses on people. Which one are you, and how do you develop your relational skills so that you can get both tasks done and build relationships with those you lead? Join Jenn and Dr. Colby Jubenville to find out in this podcast episode.…
 
How do you keep your home fires burning with passion and intimacy when you are working on your professional career? Where can you find more energy, and how can the energy you find from sexy and meaningful fun translate into more success in your career? Find out on this episode with guest sex and relationship expert Beth Liebling.…
 
Did you know there are less than 25 certified Master Resume Writers in the world? I learned that and a lot more in this episode with guest expert Lesa Edwards, all about strategies to take your resume to the next level. Join us!
 
This week we talk about change, transition and transformation with guest Jon DeWaal from Liminal Space. He shares how amazing opportunity can come from times of transition in work and in life. Join us!
 
Join guest Certified Holistic Nutritionist Annaliisa Kapp and I as we discuss how what you eat can make a real difference to your clarity and focus in the workplace and how to improve that and reduce brain fog through a better, more healthy diet.
 
Guest Bryan Falchuk, author, coach and Tedx speaker, has quite a story. In this episode, he shares his transformation with the listeners and offers ways to find yourself so that you can ultimately find your dream job.
 
Podcast guest and business coach Patrick von Pander and I get right into why business people miss most of their opportunities in this lively podcast episode. Join us, you might be surprised to learn what he has to share!
 
Learn what conscious business is, and how it can change your work and your life! Guest author and humanitarian Sue Dumais shares thoughts on purpose, people, the planet, the product and profit (or prosperity) in this heart-filled episode.
 
Do you fall into that old toxic thoughts pattern of thinking? Is your mind getting in the way of your own success? Find out how your thoughts could be sabotaging your goals in this podcast episode.
 
What happens when you move into a management or leadership position and discover it's more of a mess than you anticipated? Guest Ron Carucci has some great advice for anyone who finds themselves in this position or is thinking about making a move into one. Tune to find out what to do.
 
Mindfulness seems to be a big deal right now, but it's really an ancient practice. Find out how it can benefit your work life, your entire life, and lead to a happier, healthier you.
 
Good manners can make all the difference to how you are perceived and how successful you are in the workplace. In this episode, Jenn talks about manners beyond please and thank-you, and offers suggestions as to how to "up" your manners game.
 
In this episode, I offer 9 simple ways you can easily and quickly spruce up your LinkedIn page...a place that is often used to check you out when you apply for a job, or come into someone's consciousness as a possible fit for a job if someone is head-hunting.Take a listen!
 
Learn 17 ways you can make yourself indispensable at work and how doing this can improve your career and your life! Jenn explains the difference between being indispensable and irreplaceable and offers solid goals you can work toward in this podcast episode.
 
Productivity, or getting more stuff done. That's what it's about, at least, that's what I hope to accomplish, and yet, I don't want to work any more hours or longer or harder, because I'm already doing all of that. No, what I want is to work smarter, and be more efficient in my productivity. In this episode, (despite being ill with a terrible c ...…
 
Inspiring self-awareness and self-growth are a BIG part of what we do here at Careers by Jenn and so my hope is that this exercise of 25 questions meant for your year-end reflection will give you a frame-work to do some of that personal development work in the next week or so, so that you can ring in the New Year completely ready to start fresh!…
 
Join me and my guest, Tony Dottino, as we discuss how being aware of your emotional intelligence and how it affects you in the workplace will improve your career and your life!
 
It's holiday time and whether you celebrate or not, the mayhem and busy is hard to avoid. In this episode, Jenn shares with you 17 Stress-reducing holiday hacks to help calm your season and allow you to actually enjoy the process and the celebrations.
 
Have you felt appreciated lately? In this episode, I take a look at all the amazing benefits both employees and employers receive when there is a culture of appreciation in the workplace. There is actually a biological reason that appreciation and gratitude are good for you too! I share the benefits and how to increase the culture of appreciati ...…
 
The dictionary says this: a team player is a person who plays or works well as a member of a team or group. Sounds straightforward…but no one is going to ace all of the traits and qualities that make up the perfect team player. We ALL have areas we can improve upon. Every one of us could do some work if we wanted to. If you are needing to answe ...…
 
Almost every job interview includes the question: What are your strengths and weaknesses?" In this episode of the NEWLY re-branded podcast (formerly the Communication Diva podcast) Careers by Jenn, I take a look first at how you can do a self-assessment of your strengths, in order to generate a list to work with. I also invite you to invite oth ...…
 
Guest expert Mac Prichard gives solid advice on where to find "hidden" jobs and how best to maximize job-search energy and time efforts. With his 3 main strategies for success, Mac shares how to find that best job and then how to go about getting it.
 
In this episode of the podcast, I interview this inspiring author who tells her story of struggle and perseverance...and how to seek the treasure of your own true self. Join us as we talk about some of the following: bottom of the class failure, and failing "out of everything!" learning disabilities low self-esteem getting fired getting jobs "I ...…
 
Sometimes you are stuck in a job you hate, or a work situation you hate, and the first tendency is to want to run screaming off in another direction and figure stuff out after you make your very dramatic exit. My advice is to WAIT! There are 7 things you can do that might make a huge difference, whether you decide to stay in the end or not. Tak ...…
 
If you want to advance your career, you need a plan and to develop some daily habits to help you execute your plan. Join this episode as Jenn first pays tribute to the late great Canadian Gord Downie, and then shares 9 things you can do to advance your career....all during a wind storm!
 
There are lots of really good reasons why resigning from a job in a professional and graceful way is a good idea. You maintain your reputation, your dignity and your relationship. Find out what to do before, during and after resigning in this podcast episode...and find out also who Garth Vader is and why he's SO darned cute!…
 
You might say, it depends on your career-choice, and what choices you make in your life. Join Jenn and guest Jurgen Schmechel, a relationship coach with loads of corporate experience, as we talk about how to do both well.
 
Goal-setting is something I think everyone should do, and surprisingly, lots of people actually don't. (I'm not talking about New Year's resolution-style either...I mean goals of every kind for all sorts of areas of your life.) When you do get around to actually setting a goal..what happens next? Often, the goals are "derailed" by our own mista ...…
 
Overwhelm is that feeling you have when you just want to get off the spinning world for a while…when there is too much to do and you don’t want to do any of it…when it’s too much that it paralyzes you and you spend time procrastinating because there is too much to do that you don’t know where to start. Have you ever experienced this? You can ex ...…
 
What is Laser Focus? I’m not sure when this term first came into my awareness…but it’s been around for a while now, for about 5 years or so anyway, and if you don’t know what I’m talking about, let me explain: the idea behind the term "laser focus" is that you focus in on something with the same intensity as how a laser points its beam at one s ...…
 
Make the Most of Your Every Day. Some days just fly by...or zoom by...or crash by, and when asked, "did you have a good day?", I don't know how to respond. Has this happened to you? Other days are magnificent. Not in a "that was the most awesome, life-changing experience" kinda way, but in the way that I end them feeling satisfied, accomplished ...…
 
In this SHORT episode, I give you eleven signs that might mean you would be wise to start looking for a new job. These 11 signs are not the only ones, but they are good indicators that all is not well and that you might want to take some time to reflect on what is going on.
 
In today's episode, guest author and workshop leader Diana Mohrsen shares her love of journaling and talks about how it can be good for you to get introspective in the midst of a busy working life. Journaling can give time to think, and to pause, and to release tension and explore questions. She talks about how at the end of a journaling sessio ...…
 
What kind of attitude do you default to in the workplace? If it's less than positive and professional, you could be doing your career a disservice. In this episode I tell a story or two, and I talk about attitude in general, what benefits and pitfalls there are involved, how humility, gratitude and generosity can advance your career, and how a ...…
 
Sometimes, we don't know what we sound like. Now, as a podcaster, I have the unfortunate experience of having to edit my shows, meaning I have to listen to myself ALL the time, and so I know very well that I say "you know" too much and that I have not yet eliminated the dreaded "ummmm". However! There are often words and phrases and filler soun ...…
 
Award-winning actor and author Alan Alda has been using his acting skills to change the world...literally, by helping others do their jobs more effectively. Through the use of specific improvisational training, he and the organizations he has helped to found have allowed thousands to communicate their ideas and their work to others more effecti ...…
 
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