The NZ Young Professionals podcast is specifically targeted towards young, driven urban professionals. It aims to develop listeners professionally, personally and socially. Come on this journey with us.
NZ Young Professionals Podcast 29: Craig McAlpine – How to stand out in a competitive job market
In this episode, podcast host, Ed McKnight talks with Craig McAlpine from MyCareerBrand.net about how young professionals can build their personal brand and land their ideal jobs. Specifically, they discuss: – Mistakes young professionals make when they move from being part of a team, to leading a team … and what you can do to avoid them […]
NZ Young Professionals Podcast 28: Leighton Roberts – Giving young professionals what they really want from investments
In this episode, podcast host, Ed McKnight talks with Sharsies Co-founder Leighton Roberts (MyCareerBrand.net) about how the investment start-up grew to having $10 million under management within its first year. Specifically, they discuss: – Starting a business with seven co-founders, and making it work – The founding team putting their corporate jobs on hold to […]
NZ Young Professionals Podcast 27: Cam Calkoen – How to get into the right mindset, even when the chips are down
If you saw him walking down the street you’d never guess his story. Cam Calkoen is a world class, international sprinting champion. It also happens that he has cerebral palsy. After winning multiple international championships, Cam decided to hang up the running shoes and become an inspirational speaker. In his own words, both of these […]
NZ Young Professionals Podcast 26: Carmel Murphy – How to Grow to Love Networking (And How to Do it Right)
In the digital age – anyone can text, message, chat and snap with almost anyone. Despite this, going up and actually talking with a stranger – in person – is one of the scariest tasks facing millennials. So how do you go from being a wall flower (too scared to approach anyone at a networking event) […]
NZ Young Professionals Podcast 25: Ed’s Ultimate Guide to Getting a Job
How many times have you heard this type of conversation – Job Seeker: “I really need to find a job”. Sympathetic Friend: “What sort of job do you want?” Job Seeker: “Anything, I just need to find something!” It seems like everyone wants a job, but the dream career seems elusive. In this episode, podcast host, […]
NZ Young Professionals Podcast 24: Elly Strang – The 2nd Youngest Magazine Editor in the Country. An innovative approach.
This podcast has often discussed the notion that age is no longer a barrier. That if you’ve got the skills and the gumption to make something happen, then you can do it. https://nz.linkedin.com/in/ellystrang https://nz.linkedin.com/in/edmcknight