Jobsessed by Monster
Summary: The job seeker's podcast from Monster that's all about looking for, landing and loving your next job.
Annie McKee, best-selling author of How To Be Happy At Work, shares the three ingredients necessary for workplace happiness—and how you can use them to achieve your own job satisfaction.
In our latest podcast, Gary John Bishop, best-selling author of the motivational handbook Unf*ck Yourself, has some strong words to help get you off the couch and into a new job. Plus, we hear from some seniors who are hoping to be employed come May 2018.
In our latest podcast, Harvard psychiatrist Dr. Srini Pillay shares proven techniques to reduce anxiety and build focus while looking for your next job.
No one becomes an overnight success, but when your friends are cruising up the career ladder, leaving you behind, it can feel like you might be unemployed forever. Jennifer Romoloni knows this feeling all too well. In her new book, Weird in a World That’s Not: A Career Guide for Misfits F*ck-ups and Failures, she chronicles how she made her way from misfit to magazine editor, working at Glamour, Yahoo! and Hello Giggles; eventually becoming Chief Content Officer at ShondaLand. Not bad for a college dropout who was waiting tables at age 27, with not much else going on. In our latest podcast, she shares the secrets to her late-to-the-game-success, and her unconventional ways to find a job when you have no experience including: - How to meet people who can help you - Ways to turn a side hustle into a full-time gig - Strategies for negotiating raises and promotions as a newbie Listen now to hear all of her great advice!
Want to give yourself a raise? In this episode, Jen Sincero, author of You Are A Badass At Making Money shares her secrets to earning more money. Then, we learn the five things you should never do during a salary negotiation.
In our latest podcast, CNN’s Nicole Lapin talks about her new book, Boss Bitch, a fierce, fabulous and frank guide that empowers women to become career powerhouses. Plus, learn four calming relaxation techniques to use before your next big interview.
What’s luck got to do with it? A lot, says Dr. Stephen Simpson, in our latest Jobsessed podcast. Plus, hear what it’s like to work at a high stakes Vegas casino.
Looking for love and searching a job are surprisingly similar, so we asked dating coach Dr. Jane Greer for her tips to land "the one”—the job one, that is. Plus, couples tell all about their "work spouse" relationships.
This podcast is for anyone who made “get a better job” a 2017 New Year’s Resolution. We’ve got you covered with the ultimate job search to-do list. Then, Mark Manson, author of The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck, talks about how to succeed by embracing fear and failure. Don’t miss this one.
Working Holidays: Santa Claus spills his professional secrets; plus, confessions of seasonal holiday workers and do’s and don’ts for office holiday parties Cover the kids’ ears for this podcast: A professional Santa is sharing his secrets. We’ll also hear from carolers and other seasonal workers about what it’s really like to work during the holidays. Plus, how to survive your holiday work party.
In our newest podcast, career expert Miriam Salpeter shares her tips for networking when you’re shy, out of practice, nervous, or if you just plain hate it. Plus, we learn her easy formula for an elevator pitch you can use anywhere—and hear some sample pitches to inspire you.
In this episode, we talk about when business gets personal—for better or for worse. First, we hear from Dana and Charlie Myers, a married couple who started a beauty and lifestyle brand together in 2005. They talk about what it’s really like to work with your spouse (warts and all) and share how they’ve managed to keep their marriage—and business—intact for over 10 years. Then, we move on to another way your personal life can impact your professional life: social media. Recruiters are looking at your profile, so Monster’s Liz Torres explains how to make sure your social media presence isn't NSFW. Listen to more Jobsessed episodes: http://www.monster.com/career-advice/jobsessed?WT.mc_n=SM_PR_soundcloud
What does it take to break into a small, competitive startup? A recruiter at a small tech company in Boston shares what it takes to stand out in a competitive job field. Plus, she tells how she made a major mid career change herself - and exactly how she decided what to do when she hated her old job. Then, we’ll answer a question on a lot of job seeker’s minds: Are robots going to take our jobs? Monster’s Mack Gelber weighs in.
This episode focuses on two types of people: horrible bosses and supportive mentors. First, we take a look at what happens when you’re stuck with a boss who’s difficult, demanding, or outright mean. Monster’s career expert Vicki Salemi shares tips on how to handle a horrible boss so you can move on and stay sane. Next, Rebecca Rivera, founder of www.SpeedMentoring.com talks about why mentors are so important to your career growth – and shares her advice on how to find one that’s perfect for you.