originally published on 15 Apr, 2015
8 Job Search Podcasts for Job Seekers
Podcasts with a focus on job searching can be inspiring and insightful resources if you’re in the market for flexible work. Finding job search podcasts that strike just the right note at just the right moment can make a huge difference in your job search success.
There’s a plethora of job search podcasts out there, and to help you in your search for part-time jobs, remote positions, and other flexible scheduling options, we’ve surveyed the landscape. We’ve come up with a few job search podcasts that may be useful to you as you plot your career strategy.
Check out these eight job search podcasts for job seekers:
Dedicated to helping “unemployed, under-employed, and under-appreciated job seekers,” The Voice of Job Seekers focuses on trending career areas and trying to help users manage the minutiae that comes with looking for work. Mark Anthony Dyson is host, producer, and career consultant behind this podcast.
Hosted by career consultants Michael Kranes, Angela Loeb, and Jay Markunas, Job Search Boot Camp Show focuses on salary negotiations, interviews, effective resumes, and other job search techniques. Offered live from Austin, Texas, Job Search Boot Camp Show broadcasts on the first and third Saturdays of each month.
Weekly podcasts at Accidental Creative have focused on topics like getting things done, defining excellence, the power of small actions, and making work matter. Focused on helping creative professionals be “brilliant,” Accidental Creative was founded by Todd Henry, an author who specializes in helping people “exploit” creative insight.
With a mission to help job seekers find “their true calling and path,” 48 Days tries to help listeners find their path within…48 days! Host Dan Miller focuses on offering a “creative thinking” approach to help people find purposeful, profitable daily work.
CareerCloud aims to use technology, including mobile platforms and social media, to benefit both job seekers and employers. Founder Chris Russell has worked since 1999 to use technology to connect companies that are hiring and people seeking work.
With a focus on career changers, Happen to Your Career aims to help users find the work that they were meant to do. Founded by Scott Barlow, Happen to Your Career works to help people identify their strengths and passions as a basis for finding meaningful careers.
The fundamental philosophy of CareerJoy podcasts is that the work you do is an investment that brings wealth to all areas of your life. Based in Canada, CareerJoy is led by founder Alan Kearns, a career coach and author.
Taking a somewhat broader approach, Well Kept Wallet works to help users focus not just on their career path, but on money and lifestyle issues. Typical podcasts include conversations with successful people who love what they do. Deacon Hayes, the founder of Well Kept Wallet, has a background as a financial coach.