In the 'Is this a silly question?' podcast, we answer your career-related questions that may be too 'silly' or 'awkward' so you can get an experts' perspective on the topic.
22: Navigating Changes
From Melbourne to Sydney; from corporate to start-up. Our Striver Community Manager, Melanie Nguyen, shares her story of life-changing decisions and words of wisdom for young career starters.
21: Lead By Passion
Passion. Fulfillment. Success. How closely are these things intertwined? Sue Viskovic answers this question by sharing her own experiences of how following her passions has lead her to amazing career opportunities on this week's episode.
20: The Passion for Advice
A long term role in advice - what's that look like and how has Insignia Financial's Samatha Sun transformed her own career and the lives of young career starters entering the employment market as the industry landscape evolves?
19: Point A to Point D
Most of the time, your professional career will not be a straightforward trajectory. We sit with Anthony Takyi through anecdotes of his career so far, and how he went from studying management strategy to his role as the Head of Careers Engagement at Chartered Accountants.
18: Fact or Fiction?
How much do you really know about financial advisory? This week we squash some common misconceptions about the industry with Cara Williams, financial adviser at Sufficient Funds.
17: What are recruiters REALLY looking for?
A good resume? Extracurricular activities? A high distinction WAM? What are recruiters ACTUALLY looking for in 2023 and how do you go about fitting upskilling into your work-life routine?