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Fun and insightful, Job Talk explores the most unique jobs in America with guests who have remarkable stories to tell. With a combined 200 years of experience in America's themed amusement business Dave, Doug and the team bring a "front-line" meets "corner office" perspective to every conceivable work situation. Listen, laugh and learn!

Fun and insightful, Job Talk explores the most unique jobs in America with guests who have remarkable stories to tell. With a combined 200 years of experience in America's themed amusement business Dave, Doug and the team bring a "front-line" meets "corner office" perspective to every conceivable work situation. Listen, laugh and learn!
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Fun and insightful, Job Talk explores the most unique jobs in America with guests who have remarkable stories to tell. With a combined 200 years of experience in America's themed amusement business Dave, Doug and the team bring a "front-line" meets "corner office" perspective to every conceivable work situation. Listen, laugh and learn!

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English

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757-564-6251


Episodes

Job Talk Episode 65

3/25/2019
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The importance of continuing education for the manager on the job, and what’s the most sought-after skill for the younger employee? It’s all about verbal communication. Dave and Doug speak with Kevin McMaster Human Resources professional.

Duration:00:16:20

Job Talk Episode 64

3/3/2019
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It’s all about giving back to your service after your service. The story of Combat Flags and how one veteran started a business to help other veterans. Learn about your chance to own a piece of freedom. Dave and Doug speak with Dan Berie, proprietor of https://www.combatflags.com

Duration:00:13:05

Job Talk Episode 63

2/10/2019
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Having an unusually difficult time finding a job? Learn how to break through the cover letter clutter and find meaningful contacts. And, how to find a company that’s a good fit for you with post-it notes. Dave and Doug speak with Mathew DuPont, job search coach and teacher. Check out Mathew’s book for job searchers here: http://unusuallydifficult.com/job-talk-radio/

Duration:00:17:06

Job Talk Episode 62

1/28/2019
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Job hunting as a skill, today we learn about using word-of-mouth to find jobs that may never be posted to job boards, our guest Mac Prichard founder of macslist.org offers sure fire advice for job seekers.

Duration:00:15:08

Job Talk Episode 38r

10/1/2018
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In celebration of National Podcast Day Job Talk Radio is happy to re-release one of our favorites: Cops and Donuts! Yes Episode #38 is one of our best and speaks to big hearts and the best of the best of the American spirit. Enjoy!

Duration:00:18:21

Job Talk Episode 61

8/12/2018
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Tourism in San Antonio, get a journalists view of Texas tourism, from the hemisphere to the Riverwalk. It’s time to remember the Alamo. Dave and Doug talk with Richard Oliver, director of community relations Express News.

Duration:00:15:01

Job Talk Episode 60

8/5/2018
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Changing the behavior of behaviorists. What it’s like to change the paradigms of training pachyderms. It’s all about an interview that you’ll never forget. Dave and Doug speak with elephant trainer Otto Fad.

Duration:00:22:07

Job Talk Episode 59

7/29/2018
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The circuitous route of an actor. From early training and experience, to the refined differences of acting for stage or screen. It’s all about being prepared for taking risks. Hear it all from professional actor Chris Chen.

Duration:00:34:08

Job Talk Episode 58

7/22/2018
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A check-in with one of our most popular interviews, Jeff Clarke. Historian, actor and host of Public Broadcasting’s Saving Grace. Learn how he turns history in to a conversation.

Duration:00:18:13

Job Talk Episode 57

7/15/2018
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Big Brothers and Big Sisters of America, how being a mentor changes the lives of children and adults. Dave and Doug speak with president and CEO Pam Iorio, it’s all about the bigs and the littles.

Duration:00:16:23

Job Talk Episode 56

7/8/2018
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Rediscovering the trades. How tiny houses helped reinvigorate high school students to learn carpentry, plumbing and design. Dave and Doug talk with Audrey Ethridge about a program in Texas that’s a model for the country.

Duration:00:13:43

Job Talk Episode 55

7/1/2018
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The changing state of today’s media. From in-depth investigative stories to today’s McNuggets of News. Find out what advice Richard Oliver, professional journalist, gives reporters.

Duration:00:15:35

Job Talk Episode 54

6/24/2018
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It’s all about coming home. A follow-up call with Liz Penn, dancer, show producer, doctor of physical therapy. Learn how she fearlessly followed her opportunities and merged two careers in to one.

Duration:00:18:23

Job Talk Episode 53

6/17/2018
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Multiple income streams. How a young Fabio Spinella from Italy became a professional trumpet player, a teacher and a day trader. It’s all about the importance of mentoring.

Duration:00:18:29

Job Talk Episode 52

6/10/2018
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Dave and Doug talk to Greg Thymius, professional Broadway orchestra musician. Find out how he approaches playing the same music for weeks at a time, and how stimulus complexity can help you in your job. It’s all about keeping it fresh.

Duration:00:19:36

Job Talk Episode 51

6/3/2018
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Successful digital media. Dave and Doug talk to Jenny Nagelmueller, specialist in the art of using Facebook and Instagram for business. Dave discusses his struggles with Tweeting. Find out why it’s all about the analytics.

Duration:00:19:49

Job Talk Episode 50

5/27/2018
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The qualities of a parent a teacher and a friend, that’s what it takes to be a part of the world of animal care. Get tips to dealing with animals around your home and find out what it’s like behind the scenes taking animals to the Tonight Show. Listen to the story of Julie Scardinia Animal Ambassador.

Duration:00:24:22

Job Talk Episode 49

5/20/2018
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What’s the trade-off: working in a big city with lots of resources or being in a small town with a more hands-on management style? It’s the story of Cathy Laurer, a school superintendent in small district in Texas, who got her foot caught in the proverbial door.

Duration:00:13:54

Job Talk Episode 48

5/13/2018
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Dave and Doug explore immersive environments, virtual reality, data analytics and customer journey mapping. They’re all new buz words in a world of advertising from a digital agency. Ron Edelin co-founder of Myjive speaks about studio production, digital marketing, social media and haptics.

Duration:00:16:41

Job Talk Episode 47

5/6/2018
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Dave reconnects with an old friend. Doug relives his wrestling days. Believe it or not it’s all about athletic training. Gretchen Schlabach, certified athletic trainer, is our guest as we learn why it’s not just “walk it off” anymore.

Duration:00:16:11