6 episodes

Changing careers is no small feat. Follow the journey of ex-radio host Kyran Wheatley as he talks with experts, career changers and friends and family to explore his next move and mindset after his dream job at Triple J came to a sudden standstill. If you're at a crossroads in your career or seeking greater fulfillment in the work you do, this is the podcast for you.

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    • Business
    • 4.6 • 40 Ratings

Changing careers is no small feat. Follow the journey of ex-radio host Kyran Wheatley as he talks with experts, career changers and friends and family to explore his next move and mindset after his dream job at Triple J came to a sudden standstill. If you're at a crossroads in your career or seeking greater fulfillment in the work you do, this is the podcast for you.

    Ep 5: What happened next? (Bonus episode)

    Ep 5: What happened next? (Bonus episode)

    In this very special bonus episode, the tables turn on Kyran as he moves from interviewer to interviewee. SEEK's Resident Psychologist, Sabina Read checks in to see what happened next for Kyran in his career and how the advice he received along the way helped to shape his journey.

    • 24 min
    Ep 4: Leap of faith

    Ep 4: Leap of faith

    In the fourth and final episode of SEEK ALT ROUTE, Kyran addresses the all-important topic of money, has an emotional exchange with a multi-time career changer and talks to his partner, comedian Rhys Nicholson about his personal views on Kyran's approach to a new career.

    • 28 min
    Ep 3: More than just a job title

    Ep 3: More than just a job title

    Transferable skills. What are they? How do you get them? And how can you talk about them? Kyran doesn't know how the skills he gained as a radio host could possibly translate into another industry, so he decides to consult an expert. Anastasia Liberatos, a talent acquisition manager for a financial services company highlights how widely his existing skills can be applied, even in the finance industry.

    • 15 min
    Ep 2: To whom it may concern

    Ep 2: To whom it may concern

    As Kyran continues exploring an alternate route for his career, he checks in with psychologist Sabina Read to talk about the pros and cons of seeking the opinions of friends and family. A chat with his mum Wendy and best friend Maddie demystifies his often-debilitating thoughts around what others think.

    • 18 min
    Ep 1: Hi fear, I'm Kyran

    Ep 1: Hi fear, I'm Kyran

    Kyran Wheatley begins his journey towards making a career change by speaking candidly with psychologists Sabina Read and Michael Inglis who help him identify the fears and insecurities that have been holding him back from taking the next step in his career. In this episode Kyran also learns about the importance of embracing vulnerability, self-reflection and commitment to self-development.

    • 18 min
    Trailer: SEEK ALT ROUTE

    Trailer: SEEK ALT ROUTE

    Changing careers is no small feat. Follow the journey of ex-radio host Kyran Wheatley as he talks with experts, career changers and friends and family to explore his next move and inspire you to do the same.

    • 1 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
40 Ratings

40 Ratings

donnie_voltron ,

Helped so much!!!

Thank you for this podcast.
I was in a terrible rut , being a chef for 19 years with no options to change careers. Listening to this podcast started to give me the power to talk and find options.
Now I work in an amazing job as key support worker and couldn’t be happier!

Dani05Candie ,

Awesome Listen!

Kyran could talk about cement and I’d still listen, he has the most amazing voice. Great podcast! So wish he would do more.

Holidaybinge ,

Triple J are dumb dumbs

I stopped listening to Triple J when Kyran and Gen didn’t get the breakfast slot. Awesome little podcast, can’t wait to see what Kyran does next!

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