Career Move Secrets is your insider's guide to getting hired in the hidden job market and beating the global economic downturn!
The show delivers insider advice on job searching, interviewing and career enhancement.
Hi, I'm Tony Talbot and I have been working in the recruitment industry as an international headhunter for over 20 years. I am the host of the show and the founder of careermovesecrets.com a comprehensive online course for job seekers that I designed to be Your Ultimate guide to getting hired in the hidden job market.
In each episode, I interview a special guest from my global network. Guest include seasoned recruiters, experienced hiring managers and successful individuals who have developed great careers through making great career moves.
I add my perspective to the mix and together with my guests, I will provide some genuine, actionable advice that will help you land your next senior role.
Episode 29: How do you gain a massive advantage over other job applicants and guarantee yourself an interview? An interview with Maurizio Parenti Head of Capital Markets at EUROFIMA
How do you gain a massive advantage over other job applicants and guarantee yourself an interview?
In Episode 29 I interview Maurizio Parenti.
Maurizio is highly qualified financial services executive, with expertise in Capital Markets, Treasury & Asset Management and Investor Relations.
He is Head of Capital Markets at EUROFIMA and he has held senior finance and M&A roles with the likes of Zurich Insurance and Bell.
So Maurizio is a senior player in the finance sector, he speaks four languages and he has lived and worked successfully in Canada, Italy, Switzerland.
As such he has had to job search several times in new countries.
Maurizio shares his experiences and gives his advice on gaining the all important inside track on potential opportunities and making sure your application is prioritised.
Episode 28: How do you deliver a winning presentation at the final interview stage? An interview with Mark Inskip CEO UK and Ireland at Kantar Media
How do you deliver a winning presentation at the final interview stage?
In Episode 28 I interview Mark Inskip CEO UK and Ireland at Kantar Media.
Mark is an experienced CEO, Entrepreneur and business Leader with a very impressive marketing background, so he knows a thing or two about winning presentations.
He has worked for and with some truly blue chip businesses and he has Successfully led 7 business/business units launches and turnarounds
Mark shares his career narrative and his insights on the hiring process.
In particular Mark shares his view on the opportunities and the pitfalls of the all important presentation interview.
This is the final interview hurdle that most of my clients use as the decision making test.
Get this presentation meeting right and you are home and dry but get this wrong and all of your good work and relationship building to that point is wasted effort.
Listen to this episode to learn how to avoid the worst pitfalls and maximise the presentation interview opportunity.
Episode 27: How can active job seekers gain access to their ideal roles in the Hidden Job Market? Jeff Altman interviews Tony Talbot
How can active job seekers gain access to their ideal roles in the Hidden Job Market?
This is the key question Jeff Altman asked me when I was a recent guest on his podcast NO. B.S. Job Search Radio.
Jeff was my guest in Episode 26 of my Career Move Secrets Podcast and he and I found that we were like minded in much of our views on job searching and interviewing.
Jeff asked me to come on his show and talk in detail about the hidden job market and I thought I would re-appropriate our discussion for my own podcast episode.
So here I am as a guest on my own Podcast, which is a bit weird but also great fun.
Jeff had me really opening up on the subject and offering some in depth insider advice for senior active job seekers!
Episode 26: Did you know that leveraging your network is the most successful job search strategy? Use LinkedIn to turbo boost this strategy! An interview with Jeff Altman, Executive Career Coach
Did you know that leveraging your network is the most successful job search strategy?
Use LinkedIn to turbo boost this strategy!
In Episode 26 I interview Jeff Altman.
Jeff is the host of the No B.S. Job Search Advice Radio, the No. 1 Podcast in Apple Podcasts for Job Searching.
Jeff has been podcasting for over 10 years and his is coming up on 2000 Episodes!
Jeff is also a Career Coach, a Leadership Coach and an Executive Coach having spent the previous 40 years in Executive Search earning the title the Big Game Hunter!
So Jeff knows a thing or two about job searching and how it has changed over the years.
We spend our time together talking about job searching, networking and the power of Linkedin.
The conversation is littered with great advice for today's executive job seekers.
Episode 25: How much due diligence do you undertake on the recruiters you speak to and the potential employers you interview with?An interview with Paul Micallef Managing Director at Pegasus Search & Selection
How much due diligence do you undertake on the recruiters you speak to and the potential employers you interview with?Episode 25 I interview Paul Micallef Managing Director at Pegasus Search & Selection.
Paul has worked in recruitment focussed upon the construction sector for the last 22 years.
He built up a recruitment business (Jigsaw) in the early 2000's to 40 staff before the 2008 crash sent the business under so he knows a thing or two about recessions and bouncing back from adversity.
Today he is the Managing Director and owner of Pegasus Search & Selection.
Paul shares his view of the job market, recessions, and recruiters and as a straight talking Yorkshireman he pulls no punches in his appraisal.
Paul offers some frank advice for all active job seekers.
Episode 24: Have you identified the 20 companies in your niche that you admire and would work for? An interview with Don Leslie Careers Strategist
Have you identified the 20 companies in your niche that you admire and would work for?
In Episode 24 I interview Don Leslie.
Don is a well known figure in Management consulting circles as a headhunter and founder of BLT which he ran for nearly 30 years.
Today he is semi-retired but very active as a Management Consultancy Careers Strategist and platform speaker at Universities and Business Schools all over the world.
Don has a wealth of experience in recruitment and he shares his views on the best job searching and interview strategies in todays market.
We discuss the importance of networking, direct approaching, career narratives and your all important WHY!
If you are actively job seeking at the moment and you don't have a target list of 20 companies and very good understanding of Why they are interesting for you and would be interested in you I suggest you listen in!