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Career Talk: Learn - Grow - Thrive

Career Talk: Learn - Grow - Thrive

By Stephanie Dennis

Content creator, host and editor, Stephanie Dennis, is on a mission to empower people to take control of their careers by offering holistic career advice. The goal is to provide everyone with the knowledge, skills and confidence to crush their career goals.
This podcast takes a funny, fresh and playful approach to discussing career topics.
We have fun, laugh a lot, joke around, use adult language, tell it how it is and get right to the point.
Check out Career Talk: Learn - Grow - Thrive as featured in the New York Times, Inc.com, Forbes, Reader's Digest, Business Insider and more!
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Tips For Submitting Employee Referrals + Tips For Employers with Employee Referral Programs
Tips For Submitting Employee Referrals + Tips For Employers with Employee Referral Programs
Paypal: paypal.me/stephdennis13 Anchor: https://anchor.fm/careertalk Steph's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/stephdennis13/ Pod Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/careertalkpodcast/ Steph's TikTok: @stephdennis13 For the Google Survey: https://goo.gl/forms/PToleX38QgQ4EPaz1 We are written, produced, hosted and edited by Stephanie Dennis You’re awesome!! Go be your amazing self today!!!
16:58
February 06, 2023
How To Land An Interview
How To Land An Interview
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09:38
January 23, 2023
How To Interview Candidates
How To Interview Candidates
Paypal: paypal.me/stephdennis13 Anchor: https://anchor.fm/careertalk Steph's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/stephdennis13/ Pod Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/careertalkpodcast/ Steph's TikTok: @stephdennis13 For the Google Survey: https://goo.gl/forms/PToleX38QgQ4EPaz1 We are written, produced, hosted and edited by Stephanie Dennis You’re awesome!! Go be your amazing self today!!!
15:34
January 09, 2023
End of the Year Reflection
End of the Year Reflection
Paypal: paypal.me/stephdennis13 Anchor: https://anchor.fm/careertalk Steph's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/stephdennis13/ Pod Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/careertalkpodcast/ Steph's TikTok: @stephdennis13 For the Google Survey: https://goo.gl/forms/PToleX38QgQ4EPaz1 We are written, produced, hosted and edited by Stephanie Dennis You’re awesome!! Go be your amazing self today!!!
15:20
December 26, 2022
Layoff Season - Helpful Resources
Layoff Season - Helpful Resources
Paypal: paypal.me/stephdennis13 Anchor: https://anchor.fm/careertalk Steph's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/stephdennis13/ Pod Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/careertalkpodcast/ Steph's TikTok: @stephdennis13 For the Google Survey: https://goo.gl/forms/PToleX38QgQ4EPaz1 We are written, produced, hosted and edited by Stephanie Dennis You’re awesome!! Go be your amazing self today!!!
07:10
December 19, 2022
How Companies Hire Contractors
How Companies Hire Contractors
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12:27
December 12, 2022
How To Improve Communication and Sales Skills
How To Improve Communication and Sales Skills
Paypal: paypal.me/stephdennis13 Anchor: https://anchor.fm/careertalk Steph's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/stephdennis13/ Pod Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/careertalkpodcast/ Steph's TikTok: @stephdennis13 For the Google Survey: https://goo.gl/forms/PToleX38QgQ4EPaz1 We are written, produced, hosted and edited by Stephanie Dennis You’re awesome!! Go be your amazing self today!!!
23:45
November 28, 2022
Update - Steph…Where have you been?!?
Update - Steph…Where have you been?!?
Paypal: paypal.me/stephdennis13 Anchor: https://anchor.fm/careertalk Steph's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/stephdennis13/ Pod Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/careertalkpodcast/ Steph's TikTok:  @stephdennis13 For the Google Survey: https://goo.gl/forms/PToleX38QgQ4EPaz1 We are written, produced, hosted and edited by Stephanie Dennis You’re awesome!! Go be your amazing self today!!!
04:38
May 09, 2022
I THINK This Will Make Me Happy …
I THINK This Will Make Me Happy …
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18:48
May 09, 2022
Compensation - Equity / Long Term Incentives: Stock Options, RSUs and ESPPs
Compensation - Equity / Long Term Incentives: Stock Options, RSUs and ESPPs
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11:43
October 04, 2021
Compensation Structures - All The Juicy Secrets & How It Works
Compensation Structures - All The Juicy Secrets & How It Works
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13:01
September 20, 2021
Gaslighting at Work - What it Looks Like and What To Do About It
Gaslighting at Work - What it Looks Like and What To Do About It
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09:17
September 06, 2021
Transitioning Work When People Start or Leave an Organization
Transitioning Work When People Start or Leave an Organization
Paypal: paypal.me/stephdennis13 Anchor: https://anchor.fm/careertalk Steph's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/stephdennis13/ Pod Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/careertalkpodcast/ Steph's TikTok: @stephdennis13 Steph's Clubhouse: @stephdennis For the Google Survey: https://goo.gl/forms/PToleX38QgQ4EPaz1 We are written, produced, hosted and edited by Stephanie Dennis You’re awesome!! Go be your amazing self today!!!
09:54
August 23, 2021
Levels of Transparency - What Should We Be Transparent About At Work
Levels of Transparency - What Should We Be Transparent About At Work
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25:29
August 09, 2021
What To Do When You Feel Like Your Career Is Going Nowhere
What To Do When You Feel Like Your Career Is Going Nowhere
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18:27
July 26, 2021
References - What To Do and What Not To Do
References - What To Do and What Not To Do
Paypal: paypal.me/stephdennis13 Anchor: https://anchor.fm/careertalk Steph's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/stephdennis13/ Pod Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/careertalkpodcast/ Steph's TikTok: @stephdennis13 Steph's Clubhouse: @stephdennis For the Google Survey: https://goo.gl/forms/PToleX38QgQ4EPaz1 We are written, produced, hosted and edited by Stephanie Dennis You’re awesome!! Go be your amazing self today!!!
15:56
July 12, 2021
Careers With The Highest Divorce Rates
Careers With The Highest Divorce Rates
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08:42
June 28, 2021
Side Gig Ideas & Ways To Make Extra Money
Side Gig Ideas & Ways To Make Extra Money
Paypal: paypal.me/stephdennis13 Anchor: https://anchor.fm/careertalk Steph's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/stephdennis13/ Pod Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/careertalkpodcast/ Steph's TikTok: @stephdennis13 Steph's Clubhouse: @stephdennis For the Google Survey: https://goo.gl/forms/PToleX38QgQ4EPaz1 We are written, produced, hosted and edited by Stephanie Dennis You’re awesome!! Go be your amazing self today!!!
13:20
June 14, 2021
What to post and not to post on LinkedIn + How to stay connected on LinkedIn
What to post and not to post on LinkedIn + How to stay connected on LinkedIn
Paypal: paypal.me/stephdennis13 Anchor: https://anchor.fm/careertalk Steph's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/stephdennis13/ Pod Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/careertalkpodcast/ Steph's TikTok: @stephdennis13 Steph's Clubhouse: @stephdennis For the Google Survey: https://goo.gl/forms/PToleX38QgQ4EPaz1 We are written, produced, hosted and edited by Stephanie Dennis You’re awesome!! Go be your amazing self today!!!
20:00
May 31, 2021
Careers You Can Have That Do Not Require A Degree
Careers You Can Have That Do Not Require A Degree
Paypal: paypal.me/stephdennis13 Anchor: https://anchor.fm/careertalk Steph's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/stephdennis13/ Pod Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/careertalkpodcast/ Steph's TikTok: @stephdennis13 Steph's Clubhouse: @stephdennis For the Google Survey: https://goo.gl/forms/PToleX38QgQ4EPaz1 We are written, produced, hosted and edited by Stephanie Dennis You’re awesome!! Go be your amazing self today!!!
12:47
May 03, 2021
Transitioning Back To The Office After Working At Home
Transitioning Back To The Office After Working At Home
Paypal: paypal.me/stephdennis13 Anchor: https://anchor.fm/careertalk Steph's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/stephdennis13/ Pod Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/careertalkpodcast/ Steph's TikTok: @stephdennis13 Steph's Clubhouse: @stephdennis For the Google Survey: https://goo.gl/forms/PToleX38QgQ4EPaz1 We are written, produced, hosted and edited by Stephanie Dennis You’re awesome!! Go be your amazing self today!!!
16:34
April 19, 2021
Careers vs. Jobs
Careers vs. Jobs
Paypal: paypal.me/stephdennis13 Anchor: https://anchor.fm/careertalk Steph's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/stephdennis13/ Pod Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/careertalkpodcast/ Steph's TikTok: @stephdennis13 Steph's Clubhouse: @stephdennis For the Google Survey: https://goo.gl/forms/PToleX38QgQ4EPaz1 We are written, produced, hosted and edited by Stephanie Dennis You’re awesome!! Go be your amazing self today!!!
16:17
April 05, 2021
Best and Worst Careers for Work Life Balance
Best and Worst Careers for Work Life Balance
Best and Worst Careers for Work Life Balance Help support the show:  Paypal: paypal.me/stephdennis13 Anchor: https://anchor.fm/careertalk Amazon Wishlist: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/3T3HCEGR737Y7?ref_=wl_share Connect:  Steph's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/stephdennis13/ Pod Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/careertalkpodcast/ For the Google Survey: https://goo.gl/forms/PToleX38QgQ4EPaz1 We are written, produced, hosted and edited by Stephanie Dennis You’re awesome!! Go be your amazing self today!!!
09:49
February 22, 2021
Blew A Big Project or Presentation At Work
Blew A Big Project or Presentation At Work
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15:17
January 25, 2021
Highest and Lowest Paid Jobs / Careers
Highest and Lowest Paid Jobs / Careers
Lowest paying (in no particular order): Food service Maids Cleaners / custodians / janitors Cashiers Dishwashers Laundry workers Messengers Retail sales Office clerks Laborers Farming Fishing Grounds crews Building maintenance Host / hostess Home care aids Packagers Move theatre teams Lifeguards Hotel front desk customer service Parking lot attendees Highest paying (in no particular order): Psychiatrists Obstetricians / gynecologists Surgeons Prosthodontists Oral surgeons Orthodontics Anesthesiologists Physicians Family medicine physicians General internal medicine physicians Chief executives Pediatricians Nurse anesthetics Dentists Pilots / copilots / flight engineers Dentists - all other specialties Computer and information systems managers Architectural and engineering managers Petroleum engineers Judges Merch (you can get 15% off using code CAREERTALKPOD15): careertalkswag.com Paypal: paypal.me/stephdennis13 Anchor: https://anchor.fm/careertalk Amazon Wishlist: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/3T3HCEGR737Y7?ref_=wl_share Steph's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/stephdennis13/ Pod Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/careertalkpodcast/ Steph's Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/stephdennis13 Pod Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/careertalkpodcast For show notes go to: http://stephdennis13.com/category/careertalk/ To work together (resume reviews, career coaching, etc.): listentocareertalk.com For the Google Survey: https://goo.gl/forms/PToleX38QgQ4EPaz1 We are written, produced, hosted and edited by Stephanie Dennis You’re awesome!! Go be your amazing self today!!!
13:27
November 30, 2020
Offer Letters / Verbal Offers / Giving Notice / Etc.
Offer Letters / Verbal Offers / Giving Notice / Etc.
Verbal Offers: Don't always have one Interview went well, maybe putting together numbers or already have numbers in mind Think about: Notice, start date, negotiations Be clear on expectations What do you want What you'll say yes to What will be too low Timeline: Final interview to yes extend an offer: 0-3 days Verbal offer alignment: 0-3 days; total: 0-6 days Offer letter approvals: 1-5 days; total: 1-11 days Offer acceptance: 0-2 days; total: 1-13 days Background check: 2-10 days; total: 3-23 days 2 week notice: 14 days; total: 17-37 days Offer letter: Make sure you understand everything Ask questions Compensation Salary or hourly Bonuses / commission Benefits Start date Non competes / IP / etc. Decide whether to accept, counter or decline Notice: Always leave on good terms 2+ weeks notice 1/20/2020 - How to Quit - Giving Notice and What To Include Never quit until you have a signed offer letter Merch (you can get 15% off using code CAREERTALKPOD15): careertalkswag.com Paypal: paypal.me/stephdennis13 Anchor: https://anchor.fm/careertalk Amazon Wishlist: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/3T3HCEGR737Y7?ref_=wl_share Steph's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/stephdennis13/ Pod Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/careertalkpodcast/ Steph's Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/stephdennis13 Pod Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/careertalkpodcast For show notes go to: http://stephdennis13.com/category/careertalk/ To work together (resume reviews, career coaching, etc.): listentocareertalk.com For the Google Survey: https://goo.gl/forms/PToleX38QgQ4EPaz1 We are written, produced, hosted and edited by Stephanie Dennis You’re awesome!! Go be your amazing self today!!!
15:59
November 16, 2020
Blaming Others / Playing The Blame Game
Blaming Others / Playing The Blame Game
Blaming others for anything sucks and it's not cool. Tips Over communicate Document / track / keep record Speak with manager directly if you feel comfortable If it continues you may need to loop in HR Further escalation could be cc'ing your manager's manager Take ownership / responsibility where needed Propose and implement changes to fix larger / reoccurring issues Try not to assume the worst Keep it factual Schedule regular checkins to ensure alignment Ask clarifying questions when needed Merch (you can get 15% off using code CAREERTALKPOD15): careertalkswag.com Paypal: paypal.me/stephdennis13 Anchor: https://anchor.fm/careertalk Amazon Wishlist: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/3T3HCEGR737Y7?ref_=wl_share Steph's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/stephdennis13/ Pod Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/careertalkpodcast/ Steph's Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/stephdennis13 Pod Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/careertalkpodcast For show notes go to: http://stephdennis13.com/category/careertalk/ To work together (resume reviews, career coaching, etc.): listentocareertalk.com For the Google Survey: https://goo.gl/forms/PToleX38QgQ4EPaz1 We are written, produced, hosted and edited by Stephanie Dennis You’re awesome!! Go be your amazing self today!!!
20:13
November 09, 2020
Signs Of Company Layoffs / Organization Might Be In Trouble