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Career Central

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Career Central provides helpful, practical information that listeners can immediately use to advance their careers. Each week, host Lorraine Beaman interviews professionals from different segments of the career management field. From job searching to securing a promotion, guests provide successful real-world strategies that listeners can use to develop and advance their careers. Career Central is broadcast live every Monday at 11 AM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Business Channel.

Career Central provides helpful, practical information that listeners can immediately use to advance their careers. Each week, host Lorraine Beaman interviews professionals from different segments of the career management field. From job searching to securing a promotion, guests provide successful real-world strategies that listeners can use to develop and advance their careers. Career Central is broadcast live every Monday at 11 AM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Business Channel.

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United States

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Career Central provides helpful, practical information that listeners can immediately use to advance their careers. Each week, host Lorraine Beaman interviews professionals from different segments of the career management field. From job searching to securing a promotion, guests provide successful real-world strategies that listeners can use to develop and advance their careers. Career Central is broadcast live every Monday at 11 AM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Business Channel.

Language:

English


Episodes

Interview Success is More than Words

3/1/2021
Turning an interview into a job offer requires more than having the right answers to the interviewer's questions. It requires creating a conversation that leads the interviewer to conclude you are the right person for the job. Research shows only 15% of a hiring decision relies on answers to questions. Our guest, Jeff Sipe, an expert on coaching job seekers on the science and technology of interviewing, will share how to excel in the 85% of the interview processes that is non-verbal.

Duration:00:51:49

Beat The ATS-Get Your Resume Read by a Human

2/22/2021
Most resumes submitted for jobs are never seen by actual people because they are eliminated by an Applicant Tracking System (ATS). James Hu helps job seekers create cover letters, resumes and LinkedIn profiles that ATS systems forward to hiring managers. Learn how the founder and CEO of Jobscan is empowering job seekers to beat the resume black hole!

Duration:00:47:26

How to Navigate an Office Romance

2/15/2021
12% percent of all married couples meet at work. Learn from a human resource expert how to navigate the possible pitfalls of an office romance to start a life with your soul mate.

Duration:00:53:11

Profit from the Revelations of Career Thought Leaders

2/8/2021
Recently, Marie Zimenoff met with international career thought leaders to develop insights into future career trends. Tap into the wisdom of professionals who help thousands of individuals make successful career advancements and transitions each year. Learn how to incorporate their findings into your career plan.

Duration:00:53:10

Banish Fear from Your Life and Career

2/1/2021
Fear is the number one factor stopping professionals from reaching their full potentials. Jacqueline Wales helps individuals identify the sources of their fears and develop strategies for alleviating them. Whether you suffer from imposter syndrome (a pervasive feeling of self-doubt, insecurity, or fraudulence) or lose promotional opportunities because you hesitate to share your ideas and insights, your career has been stunted by fear. Learn how to ease your fears, freeing yourself to advance...

Duration:00:47:24

Leadership is a Tree Waiting to be Climbed

1/25/2021
If your career goal includes moving into a leadership position or excelling in your current leadership role, you will want to know the key strategies to developing strong leadership skills. Wanda Wallace, Managing Partner of Leadership Forum, LLC, and a podcast host who has interviewed organizational leaders from multiple industries, shares her knowledge on how to climb the corporate tree to secure the leadership role you are seeking.

Duration:00:50:02

How to be Your Best Online

1/18/2021
Discover strategies for ensuring your online profile reinforces the professional image you want employers to discover. The step between reviewing an application and calling a candidate for an interview is often a dive into a candidate’s online presence. Our guest shares how to ensure your online image reflects the skills, talents, and professionalism you will bring to the job. Don’t let your online presence impede your job search.

Duration:01:00:00

Make Change an Asset: Learn How to Future-Proof Your Career

1/11/2021
Change is the only constant in managing a career. 85% of the jobs that today’s learners will do in the next 20 years have not been invented yet! The US Bureau of Labor Statistics says that they will have 8-10 jobs by the time they are 38. So how do you prepare for this new future? Listen to Christopher Bishop, a future workplace expert who teaches professionals how to prepare to succeed in jobs that have not yet been created in our 21st century’s global borderless workplace.

Duration:00:53:52

Ways to Remove Unconscious Bias from Your Workplace

1/4/2021
Our guest, Lorne Epstein, an expert in dealing with unconscious bias shares strategies for identifying and working towards the elimination of unconscious bias in the workplace and creating a happier, more productive work environment that reduces turnover.

Duration:00:52:07

Post-Pandemic Career Opportunities and Challenges

12/28/2020
There is little question that the pandemic has changed the world of work. Our guest, Myriam-Rose Kohn, has been helping people understand how they, themselves, have changed during the past year and uses that knowledge to help them move forward in their careers. Whether you find yourself looking for a job or wondering if you want to keep the job you have, Myriam will walk you through a proven process for deciding how to adapt your career goals to the post-pandemic world of work.

Duration:00:54:25

Land the Job by Marketing Your Skills Like an Expert

12/21/2020
Prospective employers only know what you tell them. Our guest, Ellen Steverson, shares how to ensure a prospective employer knows why you should be considered their top candidate. She shows you how to identify and market your skills, talents, and experience. Merging her extensive background in recruiting and marketing with her industry-leading resume development and coaching skills, she has developed a plan that any job seeker can use to create a positive impression on a prospective employer.

Duration:00:51:52

An IT Professional Shares Job Search Secrets Anyone Can Use

12/14/2020
Applying for jobs but not getting responses? Our guest, Raj Subrameyer, submitted over a thousand job applications before he developed a strategy that landed him his first job in the IT field. Raj also shares what it is was like to be an introvert marketing himself to hiring managers.

Duration:00:54:38

Conquer the Most Formidable Career Challenge: Self-Doubt

12/7/2020
The best resume, interview preparation, and networking will not help you if you do not have confidence in yourself. Bonnie Negron helps people determine if their self-perceptions are interfering with their efforts to land the jobs they want. Learn how to identify your self-defeating behaviors and stop them from negatively impacting your job search and career advancement goals.

Duration:00:54:02

No One is Unemployable

11/30/2020
Learn strategies and resources for finding a job after years of unemployment, illness, or incarceration. Elisabeth Sanders-Park has helped thousands of people, who have gaps in their employment history, get jobs. Learn how to use the “back door” to get the job you want. If you or someone you know is trying to return to work after a long period of unemployment, this is the show for you.

Duration:00:54:39

An Insider Shares How to Find the Right Recruiter

11/23/2020
Job seekers can use an ally. When that ally is an experienced external recruiter, they have a partner who can help them find the right job openings, prepare for interviews, and negotiate salaries. Jack Kelley has spent his entire career helping job seekers land jobs they want at competitive salaries. He shares his considered expertise on the best way to work with a recruiter as well as information about his latest project: building a company that matches job seekers with recruiters.

Duration:00:54:16

Discover How to Work, Learn, and Advance Your Career

11/16/2020
Feel you can’t move into the job you want because you lack needed skills and can’t stop working to learn them? Kyndall Bennett has made it her mission to spread the word on how you can learn skills, keep working, and move into the job you want. An expert on traditional and non-tradition ways to develop career-advancing skills she shares the strategies she has used and taught others.

Duration:00:52:50

Unlock the Secrets of Successful Interviewing Part 2

11/9/2020
Learn how to handle the toughest interview questions and turn those interviews into hiring conversations. Our guest, Thea Kelley, walks us through how to prepare for interviews using her unique strategy for developing answers that showcase your qualifications. She takes us step-by-step through the interview process so you will feel more confident when interviewing for positions.

Duration:00:54:45

Unlock the Secrets of Successful Interviewing Part 1

11/2/2020
Learn how to handle the toughest interview questions and turn those interviews into hiring conversations. Our guest, Thea Kelley, walks us through how to prepare for interviews using her unique strategy for developing answers that showcase your qualifications. She takes us step-by-step through the interview process so you will feel more confident when interviewing for positions.

Duration:00:55:53

Unlock the Secrets of the Hidden Job Market

10/26/2020
Expand your job search into the hidden job market where employment opportunities are not advertised, and the likelihood increases dramatically that your application will be seen by a hiring manager. Learn how to tap into this market from Barb Girson, an expert on the hidden job market who has helped countless job seekers bypass job boards and move straight to interviews.

Duration:00:53:56

What Can You Do When Cancer Threatens a Career?

10/19/2020
A diagnosis of cancer often forces radical career changes. This show draws upon the experience of a professional woman who offers strategies for keeping a job that is critical to paying for medical expenses while confronting an uncertain future and not feeling her best. Also meet a woman who has facilitated ways for employees to support colleagues dealing with cancer. More than 300,000 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year, many of them will be employed. Learn how to face the...

Duration:00:52:51