show episodes
 
The goal of the Graduate Job Podcast is to help you achieve the graduate job of your dreams. Each week we speak to inspiring authors, coaches, graduate recruiters and entrepreneurs in the field of graduate recruitment, as they share their expert knowledge and advice. We cover all aspects of getting a graduate job, from internships and placements, to CV’s, online applications, interviews and assessment centres. Whether you are looking for a career in finance and banking, or wanting to work wi ...
 
"Conversations with Blossom Career" is all about developing the skills you need to decide what your dream job actually looks like, find the job that matches your criteria, and ace the interview process. Learn how to make choices that will satisfy your soul AND pay your bills. Tune in on the second Tuesday of every month for more tips, ideas, and strategies, plus interviews with the kind of people you may be facing down across the interview table. For more information, check out my website, B ...
 
Build a career that matters to you with job search strategies and career advice from Find Your Dream Job. Every week, we share insider secrets and job search tips on how to get a great job and develop a purposeful career. Looking for your first job, searching for direction in your career, or just need tools to find a job? Join Mac Prichard, the Mac's List team, and our expert guests every week for job search inspiration, empathy, and actionable advice to help you find work that matters! Find ...
 
This podcast is for persons seeking to make decisions in their career, business and life which are in alignment with their true selves. When making decisions in your career, business and life it is important to use the heart, head and gut in an integrated fashion to make better decisions. Through solo chats and interviews we will share information which provides inspiration and insights which will help you gain momentum in your career, business and life to take you to the next level.
 
This podcast aims to inspire social workers to: Discover new areas of practice Gain insight into specialty areas and learn new skills How to combine different specialities Be motivated and inspired by hearing the stories of other social workers and not only hear about their successes but also hear about their struggles , challenges and fears Learn about some of the different fields of social work , how to work with each other and what are some of the strengths and limitations of those areas ...
 
ITR is a conversational podcast about IT beyond the Marketing / Sales pitch. Topics will be primarily, but not limited to, tech found within businesses. We will be sharing conversations with IT Pros and other guests. For the younger audience, let the conversations within be a pro tip. For those with equal or more time in the pro seat, you are invited to contribute. Reach out via email (Podcast@ITReality.US) or on Twitter(@ITRealityUS).
 
Loading …
show series
 
In this episode, I chat with you about using your uniqueness to get ahead. If you are looking for a new job or seeking to advance your career taking the time to do a self-inventory where you define what is important to you in seven key areas can make the world of difference. Richard Bolles in his book What color is your Parachute popularized the se…
 
How are you showing up in the job hunting space? With Kate Taylor Founder and managing director of TaylorCare group Kate Taylor, runs a recruitment agency in community services for 8 years and is a RUOK Ambassador and entrepreneur. In this episode Kate Taylor shares some of her tips to improve your resume and cover letter. She talks about how all c…
 
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. Don’t leave the question open for the hiring manager to try t…
 
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 follow and which you should ignore? Find Your Dream Job guest Kamara Toffolo says you need to loo…
 
Does the idea of offer negotiations make you uncomfortable? You're not alone. We all want better salaries, more vacation time, sign-in bonuses, etc. However, in order to get what we want, we first need to ask for it. And that’s not always easy. In this podcast, host Katherine Bouglai of Blossom Career interviews salary negotiation expert Ezra Singe…
 
In this episode, Maxine Franklin founder of Mange Douce shares her entrepreneurial story. From how she gained her first catering customer via word of mouth without having a registered business to starting her restaurant Douce on the Hill, having to put it on hold due to COVID 19, and then starting another business Morning Star deli in the midst of …
 
We often talk about the difficulties of finding your next job, but what if you get an offer fairly quickly that just isn’t a good fit? There is no rule that says you have to accept the first offer you receive. It’s crucial that you do your research into whether the company aligns with your personal values and desired outcomes. On this bonus episode…
 
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 to know you have the specific skills necessary for the position you’re applying for…
 
This is part 2 of the interview with Rhona Edwards. In this podcast, she shares her baptism of fire into online teaching. How in a matter of days a shift had to be made from in-person classes to online as the first COVID lockdown was initiated. She shares the highs, the lows, and how she made it through year one and is proceeding in year two with t…
 
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 great at, whether through job or life experience. What is something only yo…
 
Rhona Edwards has been teaching Physics for 25 years. She started at CUC Secondary School in 1996 and moved to Queen's Royal College, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago in 2001. She recently became the Acting Head of the Department of Science. She has been marking CAPE (advanced level) Physics for some time and has been the Examination Assistant to…
 
This week we are extremely happy to welcome Ken to the podcast to discuss VARs and what they actually do. Also, should you use a VAR? Topics discussed: VARs Technical VAR Strategic VAR Doing stuff you don't know how to do. Shameless lack of kubernetes talk Links mentioned in this episode: Work with Ken! Sign up to attend/present on vBrownBag Indy V…
 
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 more than once. The good news, according to Find Your Dream Job guest Erica Mattison, is that y…
 
Chelsea-Marie Spence is an Exercise Physiologist. She studied at Barry University in Florida and obtained her certification through the American College of Sports Medicine. Currently she is employed at Total Rehabilitation Centre Ltd., in Trinidad and Tobago and also treats clients privately. In this episode Chelsea shares with us how through a foo…
 
In this excerpt Franz highlights two tips to building a network. These tips as simple as they are are sometimes overlooked: 1) Know yourself so that you can know what you have to offer and 2) always think about who and how you can collaborate with someone so that you can have a greater impact. This podcast is available on: Spotify Apple Podcast Goo…
 
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 a 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 impact job in government, philanthropy, and even in the corporate world. To get started, Erin suggests firs…
 
If you're looking for a new job or seeking a career change, chances are your resume needs an update. Things that used to be common practice aren't, and with the growing use of automated applicant tracking systems, it's easy to create a resume that gets binned before it ever sees the sun. Graphic resumes? Graduation dates? Buzzwords, yes or no? In t…
 
Philip Colthrust has been providing professional web development services for twenty years. He is an Economist by training and worked as such at the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago for seven years. In this episode shares with us his journey to becoming a successful Digital Entrepreneur. He was inspired by motivational speaker Dennis Kimbro to d…
 
This week, Nathan Bennet, Vince Wood and Kev Johnson discuss career path or at least Kev's and some lessons learned along the way... Topics discussed: Career Path Kubernetes Tech Marketing Paying for Support Links mentioned in this episode: Scott Hanselmann basics Miro Mind Mapping OpenTechCast Come hang out in the ITR slack!…
 
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 turn those limiting beliefs into liberating beliefs by figuring out where they com…
 
Layoffs are discouraging in the best of times, but when you lose your job during a global pandemic, finding a new one can be nearly overwhelming. How do you find the perfect position when many companies aren’t hiring? On this bonus episode of Find Your Dream Job, Blair Denniberg (https://www.linkedin.com/in/blair-denniberg-140315114/) shares how sh…
 
Kristen Salandy HR professional and entrepreneur discusses the importance of having multiple income streams. After completing her degree she believed that she would get a good job and life would be wonderful. However, with baby in hand and divorced she returned to Tobago to seek a fresh start. She learned a skilled and opened Beaute Lash and Brow S…
 
For the 115th episode of the Graduate Job Podcast, I speak with a listener of the show Jack, as he shares his experiences of applying for graduate jobs, specifically in finance and accounting with the Big 4 and a host of other firms. Jack is an alumnus of the How to Get a Graduate Job course, and a current final year student, and he shares his insi…
 
One of the most important things you can do as a job seeker is to stand out from the crowd, and Find Your Dream Job guest Kyle Elliott has a specific way to do just that. Do you know what makes you fabulous? Kyle shares how to use your childhood interests and positive feedback from friends and family to figure out what makes you unique. He also tel…
 
If you feel bored or discontent at work, maybe it’s time to seek a new position- in your current company. Find Your Dream Job guest Tristan Layfield says internal job-seeking can be a great way to get that promotion or gain the skills you need to further your career. Tristan suggests you begin with setting goals for performance and tracking your su…
 
In this episode Franz George who hails from Diamond in St. Vincent and the Grenadines shares with us his journey. From a young age Franz wanted to impact the lives of others. He realised that to do this effectively he needed to collaborate. He identifies himself as a leader and shows how his early and later school years helped him forge a path forw…
 
Supporting father with Don Alford This episode's guest is Dom. Dom Alford works as A Project Coordinator - Support for Fathers at Relationships Australia Victoria. Resources from todays episode https://www.relationshipsvictoria.com.au/ https://supportforfathers.com.au/ Join the Inside Social Work Facebook Group Join the Inside Social Work Podcast m…
 
This week we are extremely happy to welcome Luc Dekens to the podcast to discuss PowerShell, automation, and IT in the past years. Topics discussed: Logging ChessPlaying - Small steps Powershell Hate PowerCLI love Powershell love NeverStopLearning Links mentioned in this episode: Eat That Frog Jeffrey Snover Monad Manifesto from 2002…
 
If you send in the same generic resume to every position you apply for, you’re likely to be passed over more often than not. What can you do to make your resume unforgettable? Find Your Dream Job guest Derek Murphy-Johnson has several suggestions, beginning with using the keywords and specific language of the job description. Derek also explains ho…
 
Can having scientifically based insights into your personality help you make better career choices? Well, yes, actually. If you can determine what's most important to you in your work life, the kind of environment that's healthiest for you, and the role you're most comfortable in, you can probably save yourself a lot of wrong turns and dead ends. I…
 
Zoe Hagley, Communications Consultant, University Educator and Community volunteer shares with us her journey to becoming an entrepreneur. She started her business because she noticed a space in the market. Many NGOs were busy doing good work but did not have time to talk about the work and impact that they were making. Because of her passion for c…
 
David C.N.R. Springer, Fulbright foreign student scholar, award-winning youth leader and Prison Officer shares with us his story. Currently he is completing an M.A. in Communications and a Masters in Social Work. David shares with us his views on the importance of communications both from a work and life perspective. He discusses the importance of …
 
Topics discussed: HTownVinny visits the ER BiWeekly VCDX Webcasts coming April 15th with @agmalanco & Ariel Sanchez Mora SRM Datacenter Design Shared around the world in multiple languages Ariel, VCDX in June 2022… Veeam Vanguard Program is awesome. Raspberry Pi Retro gaming project. 7 year old installs ESXi & learns some key IT concepts PizzaWars …
 
Do you pay close attention to the actual words you use in an interview? We all say, “um” sometimes, but does it really matter? If you feel nervous when meeting with a hiring manager, you might use fillers, disclaimers, or hedge words. According to Find Your Dream Job guest Tracy Hooper, those extra words are making you appear less than confident. I…
 
A job search can be grueling and the discouragement of not finding a job quickly is a common factor for many job seekers. One way to find a job you might love is to take a chance on a field you hadn’t considered before. On this bonus episode of Find Your Dream Job, Miranda Whitters (https://www.linkedin.com/in/mwhitters/) shares how she used her ps…
 
Loading …

Quick Reference Guide

Copyright 2021 | Sitemap | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service
Google login Twitter login Classic login