Career Warrior Podcast

Career Warrior Podcast

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#95) Why and How You Should Apply For Startups | Steve Kahan
Dec 9 • 30 min
Welcome to the 95th episode of the Let’s Eat, Grandma Career Warrior Podcast, where our goal is not only to help you land your dream job but to help you live your best life! Today, we’re going to talk about your job search and why you should apply for a…
#94) My Breakdown on 4 Top Job Boards
Dec 5 • 9 min
Today, we cover four different job boards you can apply through. I’ve said it from the beginning: you should diversify your job search strategy in order to maximize your results. That is, I recommend most folks both use a networking strategy AND apply…
#93) Surviving a Job You Hate | David Flynn
Dec 2 • 34 min
Why you will want to listen to this episode: you know you hate your job. Every time you come home, you lack energy and can’t wait to complain to your closest friend about how much you hate your job. Or maybe it’s on a more subtle level, and your job is…
#92) Applying During the Holidays: Worth It?
Nov 28 • 6 min
Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! We’ll be going over application strategy in relation to the November and December months. Because it may be worth it for you to keep those applications going!Resources Mentioned in the Episode:Send your resume in for a free…
#91) Defeat Workaholism for a Better Life | Hilary Constable
Nov 25 • 33 min
Today, we’re going to talk about increasing our happiness and quality of life by building a better relationship with our work life. Why you want to listen to this episode: you want less stress, you value your life as a whole, and you want more happiness.…
#90) Figuring Out What the Heck to Post on LinkedIn
Nov 21 • 12 min
One thing that trips up a lot of job seekers who hope to get more active on LinkedIn…is knowing what to post on the platform! We demystify the process and help you reach the right people through your posts. Calls to Action during the episode:Post one…
#89) Is It Better to Apply via Job Board or Company Website?
Nov 18 • 7 min
Today, we address one of the most common questions that job seekers have about applying: Is It better to apply through job boards or company websites?Unfortunately, the answer is not as simple as the question makes it out to be. Listen to our take on this…
#88) Everyone is Fighting Their Own Battle
Nov 14 • 12 min
Today, we took a little bit of a different turn (although a very important one). Everyone is going through something whether or not you see it or not, and if you’re deep in your job search, you really need to listen to this message. Reasons we did this…
#87) Make Your First Move NOW
Nov 11 • 7 min
My heart is on fire for those of you who want to achieve your goals but haven’t made it happen so far. I would love every single one of you out there to achieve your dreams (e.g. land that dream job, start that business), but that next or first step may…
#86) How Creative Should Your Resume REALLY Be?
Nov 7 • 22 min
Today, we are going to talk about the fine art of creative resumes!Here’s what we cover:1.) How do we define creative resumes?2.) When is it NOT appropriate to use them?3.) When is actually appropriate to have a creative resume?4.) What’s the best…
#85) Attending Events as a Shy Person
Nov 4 • 21 min
Today, we’re going to talk about attending events as a shy person! We will talk about how to use events within your networking strategy and tips on overcoming your shyness to get the most value from events.Dealing with Shyness:Before the event.When you’re…
#84) Interviews: How to Follow Up After NO RESPONSE
Oct 31 • 15 min
Say hi to me on Instagram!: https://www.instagram.com/careerwarriorpodcast/Today, I’m going to cover what to do when you get no response from an interviewer. Because waiting sucks, and it can be especially painful when you need the job.Here are three…
#83) Imposter Syndrome & Feeling Unqualified for the Job | Rachel Stewart
Oct 28 • 32 min
Today, we’re going to talk about the concept of imposter syndrome and put you on your path to some serious career growth. We brought in Rachel Stewart, the amazing author of Unqualified Success, to discuss this topic Some things I’ll address during the…
#82) The Big Bad Recruiting Panel | We Ask Recruiters How to GET HIRED
Oct 24 • 50 min
Follow us on our brand new Instagram account! https://www.instagram.com/careerwarriorpodcast/In this episode, you are going to discover what hiring managers are looking for. I took some of the best recruiters here in Austin - and we’re going to have a…
#81) The Ultimate Interview Framework | Jeff Altman
Oct 21 • 45 min
Today, we have a conversation about interviews! Because this is the missing piece for many of us before we land our dream job. I speak with Jeff Altman, The Big Game Hunter & Host of No BS Job Search Advice Radio.We cover the following:What are some…
#80) Why You May Look Overqualified on a Resume
Oct 17 • 16 min
We discuss what over-qualifying is and how to fix this issue on your resume.Here are some of the additional resources mentioned in the show:Age Discrimination:…
#79) Leah Kingsbury: New Mom in a New City | Putting Yourself Out There For the Win | Making Friends Online
Oct 14 • 32 min
We spoke with Leah Kingsbury about the challenges of applying for jobs as a new mom — and how to make friends online. Today’s theme is putting yourself out there and meeting the right people to orchestrate your dream life. How about that?Did you just move…
#78) Are You Taking Enough Action to Succeed?
Oct 10 • 26 min
Today, we’re talking all about your ACTION plan to accomplish the goals you want to nail. Because it’s not just about self-improvement. It takes action to propel your life forward, and tha’ts what we cover today.Summary of the Steps Mentioned in The…
#77) My ACTUAL Weekly LinkedIn To-Do List
Oct 7 • 11 min
During today’s minisode, I give you a concrete example of how to take action and connect with the right people on LinkedIn. This is step-by-step what I do every single time I log onto LinkedIn. Enjoy!
#76) Mastering Your Job Search Through Psychology | Dr. Art Markman
Oct 3 • 31 min
Today, we’re going to talk about how to maximize the effectiveness of your job search — guiding you toward a more fulfilling career.Art Markman is today’s guest and the author of Bring Your Brain to Work: Using Cognitive Science to Get a Job, Do It Well,…
#75) Benefits of Staying Active on LinkedIn | How to Leverage Your Profile to Benefit Your Career
Sep 30 • 14 min
Today, we discuss just how being active on LinkedIn can benefit you as a job seeker or professional of your craft. LinkedIn is one of the best ways to use the power of the internet to network.I will cover some principles that show how you can leverage…
#74) Should You Really Follow Your Heart? | Sujit Lalwani on Deciding What to Do and How to Get There
Sep 26 • 35 min
Today, we are going to discuss a better way to figure out the next step in your career. We also discuss the best way to get in touch with the right people, including some networking strategies.I sat down virtually with Sujit Lalwani, international speaker…
#73) LinkedIn: 3 Ways to More Meaningful Engagement!
Sep 23 • 26 min
Connect with Chris on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/chris-villanueva-cprwToday we are going to discuss how to use LinkedIn to drive more meaningful engagement on this platform. The truth is that most people are not doing a good job with driving…
#72) What It’s Like Working With a Professional Resume Writer | Trade Secrets of a Resume Superhero | Ashley Leal
Sep 19 • 17 min
Welcome to the Let’s Eat, Grandma Career Warrior Podcast, where our goal is not only to help you land your dream job but to help you live your best life. Today Ashley Leal, professional resume writer for Let’s Eat, Grandma, will discuss what it’s like to…
#71) Why Employers Make You Submit an Application AND a Resume
Sep 16 • 13 min
Today we are going to cover one of the most annoying pain points for job seekers — having to submit both and application and a tailored resume for the position. We will discuss why this is the case, how you can get your time back, and how to stand out in…
#70) Transform Your Life Completely While Remaining PRESENT | Shea Boland on Fitness Life Lessons
Sep 12 • 37 min
During this episode, I’ve chosen to dive deep into life lessons from fitness because this something that has positively affected my life from the first day I stepped into a gym. It’s boosted my confidence, given me more purpose, and made me a healthier…
#69) Four Things Employers HATE Seeing on Resumes
Sep 9 • 8 min
Today, we are going to talk about what employers and recruiters hate seeing on resumes. As a disclaimer, please realize that resumes are a subjective thing. You can’t win em’ all, but we will try to eliminate some things that may be holding you back from…
#68) What is Your Professional Superpower? | Finding Authenticity in Your Strengths
Sep 5 • 16 min
Today, we are going to empower ourselves with some self-awareness: knowing what your biggest strength is! It is so important to know this because if you aren’t aware of your strengths on a daily basis, you won’t be adding deep value to as many people as…
#67) Meditation and Mindfulness | Benefits & Strategies | More Energy at Work Series Pt. 5
Sep 3 • 19 min
Today, we are covering meditation and being more in touch with our spiritual side so we can improve our lives! You are even going to hear about my personal meditation morning routine, which has been a huge game changer in the last three years for me. I…
#66) Volunteer Experience as a Gateway to Landing Jobs
Aug 29 • 16 min
Today, we are talking about volunteer experience as a gateway to landing your dream job! Yes, we are going to talk about the idea of free work. It is such a powerful principle and one of the best ways to open doors that were not there in the first place.…
#65) Movement, Exercise, and Cold Showers | More Energy at Work Series Pt. 4
Aug 26 • 18 min
Today, we’re going to cover how to boost your productivity at work by getting your body moving! This is vital to our health as warriors, how well we feel, and how we perform at work. Here’s what we cover:Why exercise? Movement in a sedentary…
#64) 3 Answers to ‘What is Your Biggest Weakness?’ in the Interview
Aug 22 • 13 min
We hope you enjoy today’s episode about one of the toughest questions asked in interviews! Here is the call-to-action and resources mentioned in the show:Write down your top 2-3 weaknesses (maybe this can help you actually in your career!).Rehearse saying…
#63) Caffeine, Alcohol, and Social Media | More Energy at Work Series Pt. 3
Aug 19 • 20 min
Today, we’re going to cover how to properly wind down and what to cut out for restful sleep!Heart of the podcastOptimizing Caffeine intake Nailing Alcohol Moderation Controlling Light ExposureSocial Media ModerationGet that Winddown RoutineQuick Note on…
#62) 4 Psychology-Backed Ways to Land the Interview
Aug 15 • 15 min
This is the podcast episode spinoff of our new popular blog article! We just published an article by Jeff Beckham, entitled 4 Ways to Understand Your Brain and Gain an Edge in Job-Hunting (link here) The article is based off of the insights from a Ph.D…
#61) Fundamentals of Getting Better Sleep | More Energy at Work Series Pt. 2
Aug 12 • 17 min
Today, we are talking all about sleep — and why we need it to be successful at work!Here’s what we cover:What happens to our brains when we sleep?How do sleep cycles work?How can we maximize our deep restorative sleep?Resources mentioned in…
#60) How to Get Yourself Promoted | Colonel, USAF (Ret) Carla Bass
Aug 8 • 31 min
Today, we have an episode all about getting promoted. We will hear from Carla Bass, a communication expert and retired officer from the U.S. Air Force on how to position ourselves for a promotion.Colonel Carla D. Bass has an impressive 30 year history in…
#59) More Energy at Work Series | Pt. 1 Nutrition, FUEL for Work, Soothing Anxiety
Aug 5 • 24 min
We’re going to be covering some eating fundamentals during this podcast—what you should CUT OUT, ADD in, and supplement if you want to feel better at work. I’m going to do my best to make it practical, because I know how incredibly hard it is to stay on…
#58) Your Energy at Work and Why it Matters | Announcing More Energy at Work Series!
Aug 1 • 10 min
During today’s episode, we’ll be talking about the importance of your energy and overall well-being. I am ecstatic to announce our brand new MORE energy at work series, which is launching this Monday. It’s going to be a four part series on how to improve…
#57) Crush Your Personal Finances | Budgeting Tactics, Having Fun While Saving Simultaneously | James Love
Jul 29 • 30 min
Today, we have an episode all about personal finance! As warriors, we recognize that our personal finances and careers are closely related, so I brought on James Love — a trustworthy friend of mine who specializes in financial planning. As an experienced…
#56) Become a Social Media Warrior | Engagement, Personal Brand, and Your Career
Jul 25 • 26 min
Today we have an episode all about social media. Social media is becoming increasingly more important to stay relevant — and to get the best opportunities for your career. The principles discussed in this podcast not only apply to LinkedIn, but also…
#55) How to Take a Solid LinkedIn Photo using only an iPhone
Jul 22 • 11 min
How many of you out there feel like you have a mediocre LinkedIn Profile? Today, I’m going to give you the opportunity to upgrade your LinkedIn profile — especially if money or time is a constraint for you, and you just need something up there quick. Why…
#54) Learn How to Stop Procrastinating | Get More Done
Jul 18 • 23 min
Today, we are going to punch procrastination in the face and get more stuff done. Why would you want to listen to this episode? You need to get some big projects done. You’re just getting started on making some behavior changes in your life - or changes…
#53) Keeping your Resume Modern | Chris Answers Popular Questions on Quora
Jul 15 • 12 min
Didn’t get a question answered? Connect with me on LinkedIn and mention you are a Career Warrior subscriber!Today, we went on Quora and hand selected some of our favorite and most popular questions in the Resumes & CVs section on Quora. The actual…
#52) Three Ways to Better Utilize LinkedIn in Your Job Search
Jul 11 • 18 min
We are going to talk about 3 things you can do on LinkedIn to land your dream job. This episode is really important because the truth is it’s not just enough to have a good LinkedIn profile. Two reasons why you may want to listen to this episode and start…
#51) Not Settling as an Older Job Seeker | Dave Watts of Redundancy Podcast
Jul 8 • 27 min
Today, we have an episode about not settling as an older job seeker. I brought on Dave Watts who specializes in job strategies for older workers to find meaningful employment. He is the host of the Redundancy Podcast, which has a solid listener base all…
#50) Our Biggest Change Yet for CWP | How You Can Help
Jul 4 • 12 min
Today is our 50th episode, which is a special thing for us. Therefore: we have a special announcement: our podcast is getting better. Why are we doing this?We will have the chance to cover more targeted and specific topics for career advice.Drive more…
#49) Resume Tips for College Students & Recent Graduates
Jun 27 • 14 min
It’s that time of year. College students are graduating so I was inspired to create this episode for you up and coming career warriors who are out to get that first serious job. Maybe you’re just graduating now and are in panic mode because you don’t have…
#48) How to Land a Great Job After College | Robert Moment
Jun 20 • 37 min
College students and recent graduates! Are you listening? This episode is for you.Here are some things you may be asking yourself right now:When am I going to get that job?What if I choose the wrong job?Where should I move?How should I apply for…
#47) Accomplish MORE | Stop Wasting Time & Start Saying No | Dan LeFave
Jun 13 • 40 min
Today, we are going to assist you on your journey to becoming a better professional and discuss how you can do more in less time. Because time is the most valuable resource you have. And us warriors are all about being smarter in the ways that we do…
#46) Who Should I Connect With on LinkedIn? | Getting Those Numbers Up | Tom Powner of Career Thinker
Jun 6 • 24 min
Today, we are going to delve into one of the most frequently mentioned topics regarding LinkedIn: making those connections! It’s not enough just to have a strong profile; you need to make sure that you are gaining traction and visibility by virtue of the…
#45) I Go Out and Try to Get Rejected 5 Times
May 30 • 20 min
EMAIL US your best rejection stories from this challenge to [email protected] our last episode, we covered the idea of facing rejection and exposing ourselves to it more constantly, which makes us stronger. But did you know that you can…
#44) Conquer Your Fears of Rejection in 30 Days | Alex Grodnik of Moving Up Podcast
May 23 • 28 min
Today, we’re going to punch fear in the mouth by discussing rejection therapy and what it can do for you. I know so many of us — including myself — limit our own potential by not going to what we want. Or worse, we don’t go for what we should be going…
#43) Quitting Your Job to Start Your Own Business: Worth It? | The Startup Life with Michael Testa
May 16 • 56 min
We are going to discuss entrepreneurship — and specifically the idea of quitting your job to start your own business.Maybe the idea of starting your own business excites you.Maybe you’re about to make that leap of faith right now.Maybe you’ve been in it…
#42) Communicating with Confidence | Jennifer Rock and Michael Voss Discuss Tone, Body Language, and Crutch Words
May 9 • 43 min
Today, we’re going to discuss the most underrated career advice ever — and that’s communicating with confidence. So many of us are focusing on the words that we say in communication — whether that be an interview, negotiation, or just an everyday…
#41) Doing What You Want vs. What Society Expects | Cloud Nine Living with Jordan Gross
May 2 • 52 min
Check out Jordan Gross & Cloud Nine Living at https://www.journeytocloudnine.com/Welcome to the 41st episode of the Let’s Eat, Grandma Career Warrior Podcast! We are going to talk about how to do what you want to do not what society expects you to do.I…
#40) How to Deal With Angry Customers | Maintaining Your Zen
Apr 25 • 24 min
Is the customer always right? Email us what you think at [email protected] We’d also love to hear your customer horror stories and how you dealt with them.Today, we’re going to talk about dealing with angry customers! We’re going to have…
#39) Facing Rejection & Adversity | DON’T STOP and NEVER GIVE UP
Apr 18 • 15 min
For our 39th MASHUP episode, we tackle the theme of rejection and how to overcome its negative aspects. The fact is… rejection is a part of life! It cannot be avoided, and it’s something that everyone goes through. And at the risk of sounding like a…
#38) What Experience Should I Cut from My Resume? | Just Ask Chris #6
Apr 11 • 14 min
This is another Just-Ask-Chris minisode where I try and answer a commonly asked job seeker question in under 10 minutes! Today, we discuss what experience you should remove from your resume. Core concepts in the podcast episode:The resume as a marketing…
#37) Setting Boundaries at Work - Why and HOW
Apr 3 • 25 min
Welcome to the 37th episode of the Let’s Eat, Grandma Career Warrior Podcast, where our goal is to not only help you land your dream job — but to help you live your best life.Today, we have a really interesting one. It’s something that I think we can all…
#36) How to Crush the Interview | Merryn Roberts-Huntley of Made to Hire
Mar 29 • 51 min
We are going to talk about some really cool things during this episode!We’re going to talk about the 5 questions that you should master before going into any interview.You’re going to hear me answer those questions in mock-interview format with Merryn…and…
#35) 10-Minute MOTIVATION | Spending Your Time Wisely as a Job Seeker
Mar 20 • 10 min
Welcome to the 35th episode of the Let’s Eat, Grandma Career Warrior Podcast, where our goal is to not only help you land your dream job but to be the best professional you can be.This episode is more of a call to action for those of you who need a nice…
#34) 5 Things to Remove from Your Resume Right NOW
Mar 13 • 16 min
Welcome to the 34th episode of the Let’s Eat, Grandma Career Warrior Podcast — where our goal is not only to help you land your dream job but also to help you become the best professional you can be!Today we are going to talk about 5 things that you…
#33) How Should Your LinkedIn Profile Be Different from Your Resume? | Just Ask Chris #5
Mar 6 • 13 min
Welcome to the 33rd episode of the Let’s Eat, Grandma Career Warrior Podcast!Today, we are going to address the question: how is your LinkedIn different from your resume? Here’s what we cover:What should my LinkedIn summary look like?How much information…
#32) Modern Resume Advice You Should Know | Answering Questions on Quora
Feb 28 • 19 min
Today, I went on Quora to answer my favorite questions about resumes, cover letters, and LinkedIn profiles that you should know for 2019 and beyond. These job seekers are asking the right questions, keeping up to date with modern trends, and doing their…
#31) When Should You Quit Your Job? | Clara Chorley of Clarity Unlimited
Feb 21 • 53 min
WARRIORS: For a limited time, take advantage of a complimentary career strategy phone call with Clara Chorley here: https://meetme.so/letseatgrandmaIn this podcast, we are going to address a huge question: When should you quit your job? Maybe a lot of you…
#30) Uncovering the Hidden Job Market | Informational Interviews | Mac Prichard of Mac’s List
Feb 14 • 42 min
Today, we are going to delve into the art of informational interviews.I am proud to bring on Mac Prichard, who is a true authority in informational interviews. Mac Prichard founded Mac’s List, an online platform that connects job seekers with meaningful…
#29) How to Integrate Keywords in Your Resume
Feb 6 • 18 min
Welcome to the 29th episode of the Let’s Eat, Grandma Career Warrior Podcast, where our goal is to not only help you land your dream job but to be the best professional you can be. Today we are going to address the question, “How can I actually integrate…
#28) Do Cover Letters Matter Anymore? | Just-ask-Chris MINISODE #4
Jan 30 • 12 min
Until 2/15: Get the CAREER WARRIOR APP for free here: https://mailchi.mp/letseatgrandma/careerwarriorappsignupWelcome to the 28th episode of the Let’s Eat, Grandma Career Warrior Podcast, where our goal is to not only help you land your dream job but to…
#27) Dating, Relationships, and Emotional Health | Emily Griffiths
Jan 25 • 30 min
About This Episode: Today we’re delving into the romantic / dating world. As Career Warriors, I think it’s so important to discuss this topic, because our relationships (and even our dating life) can be so heavily tied into our careers—as well as mental…
#26) Should you upload your resume as a PDF or Word Document? | Just-Ask-Chris MINISODE #3
Jan 16 • 9 min
Perhaps one of the most commonly asked questions in regards to job applications and ATS software is whether or not to submit your resume as a PDF or Word Document. We don’t blame you for your concern. That is why Chris Villanueva, CPRW at Let’s Eat,…
#25) Hack Your Job Search with More Efficient Communication | Andrew McCann, Founder of 11trees
Jan 9 • 42 min
Until 2/15: Get the CAREER WARRIOR APP for free here: https://mailchi.mp/letseatgrandma/careerwarriorappsignupWelcome to the 25th episode of the Let’s Eat, Grandma Career Warrior Podcast! Today we are going to show you how you can communicate more…
#24) Use Resume Keywords to Land Interviews | Just-Ask-Chris MINISODE #2
Jan 2 • 19 min
Happy New Year! And welcome to the 24th episode of the Let’s Eat, Grandma Career Warrior Podcast, where our goal is to not only help you land your dream job but to be the best professional you can be. Today we are going to address the question, “How can I…
#23) Breaking into a Career in Coding | Matt Landers, CEO of Covalence
Dec 27, 2018 • 41 min
Today, we are going to talk about how you can break into a career in coding! (Maybe you’re not even sure if this industry is right for you, and you need help making that decision. If so, this episode is perfect for you).Let’s Eat, Grandma interviewed Matt…
#22) Sales HUSTLE with the Life Wizard | Bob Brunson
Dec 19, 2018 • 36 min
Welcome to the 22nd episode of the Let’s Eat, Grandma Job Seeker’s Podcast! Today we have an episode for anyone in sales. This doesn’t mean your title is necessarily sales, but this is any one who is selling something or boosting business. We are going to…
#21) Get Hypnotized | Unlocking your Job Search Potential | Mark Tyrrell from Uncommon Knowledge
Dec 13, 2018 • 55 min
Welcome to the 21st episode of the Let’s Eat, Grandma Career Warrior Podcast! We are going to talk about how you can use hypnosis to boost your job search— and will be putting you all through a hypnosis session at the end.Today we have Mark Tyrrell,…
#20) How to Develop Your Personal Brand
Dec 5, 2018 • 23 min
Welcome to the 20th episode of the Let’s Eat, Grandma Career Warrior Podcast! (This was formerly the LEG Job Seeker’s Podcast). Today we are going to talk about how you can establish or continue to improve your own personal brand. Everyone has their own…
#19) Changing Our Name: Career Warrior Podcast | Who This Show Is Really For
Nov 28, 2018 • 5 min
On November 30th, 2018, we will be changing the name from the LEG Job Seeker’s Podcast to the Career Warrior Podcast.Why we are changing the name:We quickly realized that it’s not just about the job search. This podcast is intended for people who want to…
#18) How to Effectively Apply for Jobs | A Deeper Look from Career Coach, Al Robinette
Nov 21, 2018 • 45 min
Welcome to the 18th episode of The Career Warrior Podcast (formerly The LEG Job Seeker’s Podcast)! We are going to talk about best practices in your job search strategy.What we cover here:How to effectively apply for jobsLinkedIn tipsHow to obtain the…
#17) Morning Routines for Millennials | Boosting Productivity and Mental Energy | Jordan Gross
Nov 16, 2018 • 44 min
Welcome to the 17th episode of the The Career Warrior Podcast (formerly Let’s Eat, Grandma Job Seeker’s Podcast)! We are going to talk about how to upgrade your day and hack your energy and productivity – so that you can have a better job search. (Or if…
#16) How to Build a Winning Networking Strategy | LinkedIn, Events, and Building Authentic Human Connections | Al Robinette
Nov 9, 2018 • 49 min
iTunes | Spotify | Google PlayIt’s time for the networking episode! We are going to talk about how you can build a winning networking strategy in your job search. According to a 3,000 person study by Lou Adler and LinkedIn, 85% of critical jobs were…
#15) Listen to This When You Feel Rejected
Oct 31, 2018 • 24 min
Welcome to Episode #15: Listen to this episode when you feel rejected. You may have applied for a job that you were really interested in — and got turned down because someone thought you were unqualified. You may have applied to 100 jobs—and not gotten…
#14) Voices of Job Seekers: Challenges, Triumphs, and Horror Stories
Oct 24, 2018 • 26 min
Welcome to episode #14 of The Career Warrior Podcast (formerlyLEG Job Seeker’s Podcast)! Instead of our normal format, we did a LIVE & RAW podcast at Capital Factory with our job seeker’s meetup group. We are going to hear from a range of job seekers to…
#13) Rejection, Disappointment, and Depression | When Your Job Search Goes Dark | Austin Therapist, Emily Griffiths
Oct 19, 2018 • 38 min
We are going to talk about rejection, disappointment, depression, anxiety, confidence, and all the things that may creep up in your job search. It all revolves around one thing: MENTAL HEALTH. We interviewed Emily Griffiths, a fantastic licensed therapist…
#12) How to Stand Out in your Job Application | Advice from an HR Professional
Oct 10, 2018 • 33 min
Let’s Eat, Grandma interviewed Analiza Gonzales, an all-star human resources professional — so you can learn how to make yourself stand out in the job application! Analiza has looked at more applications than you can imagine — and brings a unique insight…
#11) Does Age Discrimination Exist in the Modern Job Search?
Oct 3, 2018 • 21 min
Welcome to the 11th episode of The Career Warrior Podcast (formerly The Let’s Eat, Grandma Job Seeker’s Podcast)! This is an episode about age discrimination and its implications within your job search.You’re going to learn about age discrimination, why…
#10) Building a Career in Brand Marketing | From Coca-Cola to E&J Gallo | Courtney O’Brien
Sep 25, 2018 • 37 min
Subscribe and listen on: iTunes Spotify Google PlayAre you looking to grow your career in brand marketing? Well stop what you are doing, and listen to our 10th episode of the The Career Warrior Podcast (formerly Let’s Eat, Grandma Job Seeker’s Podcast!)…
#9) How long should your resume be? | Just-ask-Chris MINISODE #1
Sep 12, 2018 • 9 min
This is…the Let’s Eat, Grandma podcast number 9 – this is Just-Ask-Chris Minisode #1. We are going to take commonly asked job search questions, break them down, and give you the information as one in-depth answer. Why a minisode? We wanted to give you…
#8) Three Things Hiring Managers Want to See in Your Resume
Aug 29, 2018 • 26 min
Have you ever wondered what hiring managers actually want to see on a resume? Let’s Eat, Grandma interviewed 3 experienced hiring managers here in Austin to get everything – the good the bad and ugly— of the resumes they receive. Questions: 1.) What makes…
#7) How to Negotiate Salary | Cornell Professor Tony Simons - Part 2
Aug 10, 2018 • 31 min
In this episode, Cornell University Professor Tony Simons discusses the art of negotiation. Specifically, Chris Villanueva, Certified Professional Resume Writer, and Professor Simons discuss how to effectively negotiate the job salary that you deserve!In…
#6) Cornell Professor Tony Simons on Negotiation - Part 1
Jul 27, 2018 • 26 min
In this episode, Cornell University Professor Tony Simons discusses the art of negotiation.Specifically, Chris Villanueva, Certified Professional Resume Writer, and Professor Simons discuss how to effectively negotiate the job salary that you deserve!In…
#5) Career Coach Al Robinette on Getting Laid Off
Jun 28, 2018 • 29 min
Listen to this podcast, and we will touch upon the shortcomings that come with getting laid off from your job. We will also touch upon a multitude of strategies to help individuals rebound from getting laid off, and get back in the workforce!Your burning…
#4) Chris Villanueva Answers Reddit Resume Questions
Jun 15, 2018 • 14 min
Chris Villanueva, CPRW, answers common resume questions, asked by Reddit users.Want more free LEG content? Follow us on social media! Facebook: @LEGResumeService Twitter: @LetsEatGrandma_Signup for our job seeker newsletter, and we will provide you with…
#3) Nat Welch on Understanding the Value of a Professional LinkedIn Headshot
Jun 8, 2018 • 28 min
Nat Welch is a commercial and editorial photographer, who has worked in the greater New York City area for the past 15 years. Some of his top clients include, Rolling Stone, GQ, Esquire, Men’s Health, People, Time, Glamour, The US Army, Ford, Procter &…
#2) Navigating Career Changes
Mar 31, 2018 • 33 min
Welcome to our second podcast. We are resurrecting The Career Warrior Podcast (formerly LEG Job Seeker’s Podcast) for good (in honor of this Easter season)! The goal of the podcast series is to spread best job seeking practices to those hunting for their…
#1) Tips for Millenials from a Top Recruiter
Aug 22, 2016 • 31 min
Welcome to our first episode of The Career Warrior Podcast (formerly Let’s Eat, Grandma Job Seekers Podcast)! The goal of the podcast series is to spread best job seeking practices to those hunting for their dream job.I brought on Jordan Weber, a producer…