Welcome to the eighth episode of the Promote Yourself Podcast (Subscribe on iTunes). It is a weekly show airing every Monday, giving you the best career advice, the latest workplace trends and access to today’s brightest stars in business.
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This weeks show
Segment #1: My top 3 workplace trends of the week
- The end of the resume.
- College guarantees jobs to students.
- Companies are slow to hire.
Segment #2: Q&A
This week’s question comes from Kelli Snead. She asks:
“How do you progress your career in a particular direction when you have the skill but not the credentials”?
To ask a question for a future show, send me a tweet at @DanSchawbel.
Segment #3: Guest interview
This week I speak to Jennifer Kushell, who is the Founder of Young & Successful Media and YSN.com—Your Success Network, a leading destination for career exploration, professional development, tools and resources for young professionals and entrepreneurs around the world. She is the author of the NY Times Bestseller, Secrets of the Young & Successful and The Young Entrepreneur’s Edge. She started her entrepreneurial career at 13. She’s been called “The Career Doctor” by Cosmopolitan and a “guru” of her generation’s entrepreneurial movement by US News & World Report. She has appeared in front of over 300 million people through major media such as CNN, CNBC, and the BBC. In this interview, she talks about her new campaign with Subway called the “100 Country Global Challenge,” her entrepreneurial story and her best advice to those that want to do the same.