16 episodes

About That Outdoor Job is a biweekly podcast for those more comfortable in hiking boots than a suit and that rather be outdoors than behind a desk. During every episode we chat with a guest to find out how they landed that outdoor job, what it takes to thrive in the outdoor industry, and how much outdoor time they really get. We’ll share their insights, observations and why not a few of their best adventure stories. Have a listen and you’ll be sure to pick up some useful leads. Hosted by Charlaine Jannerfeldt.
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About That Outdoor Job Charlaine Jannerfeldt

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About That Outdoor Job is a biweekly podcast for those more comfortable in hiking boots than a suit and that rather be outdoors than behind a desk. During every episode we chat with a guest to find out how they landed that outdoor job, what it takes to thrive in the outdoor industry, and how much outdoor time they really get. We’ll share their insights, observations and why not a few of their best adventure stories. Have a listen and you’ll be sure to pick up some useful leads. Hosted by Charlaine Jannerfeldt.
Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    BONUS: Game changing advice shared by our guests from the series women in outdoor jobs

    BONUS: Game changing advice shared by our guests from the series women in outdoor jobs

    Welcome to ⟪About that outdoor job⟫ podcast where host Charlaine Jannerfeldt has conversations with those who’ve made the outdoors their living, so you can too. We’ll share their insights, observations, tips and why not a few of their best adventure stories.
    In this short bonus episode Charlaine has put together a medley of sorts of some of the great advice our guests to date have shared during her conversations with them. 
    ⟪About that outdoor job⟫ podcast is hosted & produced by Charlaine Jannerfeldt
    Visit Aboutthatoutdoorjob.com and follow us on Instagram
    You can listen on Acast, Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Google Podcasts.
    Music by DaddysMusic from Pixabay
    Resources
    Features in this podcast:
    Nouf Alosaimi @redseacitizen
    Anna and Kirsty Berington @seeingdoublesleddogracing
    Christelle Bretaudeau @christellebretaudeau
    Larissa Clark @anotherworldadventures
    Charlotte Ditchburn @publicrightsofwayexplorer
    Caroline Elliott @fjordsar
    Catie Friend @catiefriend
    Alexandra Gossink @ilovetheseaside
    Jess Kroon @forest1979
    Sophie Nolan @sidetrackedadventures
    Dr. Lucy Obolensky @endeavourmedical
    Melody Sky @melodysky

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    • 15 min
    Charlotte Ditchburn, Access Field Officer

    Charlotte Ditchburn, Access Field Officer

    Welcome to ⟪About that outdoor job⟫ podcast where host Charlaine Jannerfeldt has conversations with those who’ve made the outdoors their living, so you can too. We’ll share their insights, observations, tips and why not a few of their best adventure stories.
    In this episode she talks with Charlotte Ditchburn, Access Field Officer and Public Rights of Way advocate. Charlotte shared how she found herself in this niche area of the outdoor world, one that is often not well known to the general public but has such an impact on our ability to adventure outdoors. Her outdoor job has provided more than a living, it's part of how she keeps her mental wellness and lets her connect with likeminded communities to embark on new outdoor adventures. Charlotte was also candide about the challenges she faces as a woman in her role and has some great advice for anyone considering the access sector.
    ⟪About that outdoor job⟫ podcast is hosted & produced by Charlaine Jannerfeldt
    Visit Aboutthatoutdoorjob.com and follow us on Instagram
    You can listen on Acast, Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Google Podcasts.
    Music by madirfan from Pixabay

    Resources
    Features in this podcast: Charlotte Ditchburn
    Instagram: @publicrightsofwayexplorerWebsite: www.prowexplorer.com
    Mountain Training Association: Hill and Moorland Leader
    British Horse Society: BHS

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    • 22 min
    Scuba Diving Instructor and PADI Ambassador, Nouf Alosaimi

    Scuba Diving Instructor and PADI Ambassador, Nouf Alosaimi

    Welcome to ⟪About that outdoor job⟫ podcast where host Charlaine Jannerfeldt has conversations with those who’ve made the outdoors their living, so you can too. We’ll share their insights, observations, tips and why not a few of their best adventure stories.
    In this episode she talks with Nouf Alosaimi, Saudi scuba diving instructor, PADI Ambassador and founder of the Red Sea Citizen Dive Club. Nouf shared how she believes following your passion is always a success especially for your mental well-being. She is all about empowerment and she's taken the lead to help the female community of Saudi divers be supported in their sport and initiate those women who are willing to take the plunge. She candidly speaks not only about the upsides of her profession but what the challenges to be happy in this career are. She also has some great advice for anyone considering working as a scuba diving instructor.

    ⟪About that outdoor job⟫ podcast is hosted & produced by Charlaine Jannerfeldt
    Visit Aboutthatoutdoorjob.com and follow us on Instagram
    You can listen on Acast, Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Google Podcasts.
    Music by lemonmusicstudio from Pixabay
    Resources
    Features in this podcast: Nouf Alosaimi
    Instagram: @redseacitizen @redseacitizendiveclubFacebook: @redseacitizendiveclubWebsite: www.redsea-citizen.com
    PADI Women's Dive Day with Nouf Alosaimi, Pink Bubbles Divers
    Sylvia Earle: TED talk "My wish: Protect our oceans"

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    • 18 min
    Travel Writer & Co-founder of "I Love the Seaside" surf and travel guides, Alexandra Gossink

    Travel Writer & Co-founder of "I Love the Seaside" surf and travel guides, Alexandra Gossink

    Welcome to ⟪About that outdoor job⟫ podcast where host Charlaine Jannerfeldt has conversations with those who’ve made the outdoors their living, so you can too. We’ll share their insights, observations, tips and why not a few of their best adventure stories.
    In this episode she talks with Alexandra Gossink, travel writer and co-founder of "I Love the Seaside" surf and travel guides. Alexandra shares how the sea has always been her constant, travel her muse and writing her ambition. From freelance travel writing to creating, writing and edition surf and travel guides, she's intertwined her passion and job in a way that works for her. That's not to say she doesn't face challenges and she candidly shares what those are too. Alexandra also has some great advice for anyone considering travel writing.
    ⟪About that outdoor job⟫ podcast is hosted & produced by Charlaine Jannerfeldt
    Visit Aboutthatoutdoorjob.com and follow us on Instagram
    You can listen on Acast, Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Google Podcasts.
    Music by JuliusH from Pixabay
    Resources
    Features in this podcast: Alexandra Gossink
    Instagram: @ilovetheseaside @alexandra.gossinkFacebook: @ilovetheseasideWebsite: www.ilovetheseaside.com
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    • 19 min
    BONUS: Mushing with your sister - Anna and Kristy Berington

    BONUS: Mushing with your sister - Anna and Kristy Berington

    Welcome to ⟪About that outdoor job⟫ podcast where host Charlaine Jannerfeldt has conversations with those who’ve made the outdoors their living, so you can too. We’ll share their insights, observations, tips and why not a few of their best adventure stories.
    In this short bonus episode she talks with identical twin sisters Anna & Kristy Berington, dog mushers and co-owners of Seeing Double Sled Dog Racing kennel, about what it's like to dog race with your sister, and if that's a plus or a minus.
    ⟪About that outdoor job⟫ podcast is hosted & produced by Charlaine Jannerfeldt
    Visit Aboutthatoutdoorjob.com and follow us on Instagram
    You can listen on Acast, Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Google Podcasts.
    Music by Coma-Media from Pixabay
    Resources
    Features in this podcast: Anna and Kirsty Berington
    Instagram: @seeingdoublesleddogracingWebsite: www.seeingdoublesleddogracing.com


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    • 7 min
    Professional Dog Mushers Anna and Kristy Berington

    Professional Dog Mushers Anna and Kristy Berington

    Welcome to ⟪About that outdoor job⟫ podcast where host Charlaine Jannerfeldt has conversations with those who’ve made the outdoors their living, so you can too. We’ll share their insights, observations, tips and why not a few of their best adventure stories.
    In this episode she talks with identical twin sisters Anna & Kristy Berington, dog mushers and co-owners of Seeing Double Sled Dog Racing kennel. They share with us how having free range growing up instilled a self-reliance and "can do" attitude that's served them well out on the trails; how two sisters from Wisconsin made their way to racing the legendary Iditarod dog race; what drives them to keep racing in these harsh conditions; and what having 40some fury colleagues is like year round. They also share some great advice for anyone considering dog mushing.
    ⟪About that outdoor job⟫ podcast is hosted & produced by Charlaine Jannerfeldt
    Visit Aboutthatoutdoorjob.com and follow us on Instagram
    You can listen on Acast, Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Google Podcasts.
    Music by Coma-Media from Pixabay
    Resources
    Features in this podcast: Anna and Kirsty Berington
    Instagram: @seeingdoublesleddogracingWebsite: www.seeingdoublesleddogracing.comMovies mentioned:
    "Jeremiah Johnson" starring Robert Redford (1972)"Iron Will" starring Mackenzie Astin (1994)DeeDee Jonrowe: www.deedeejonrowe.com
    Dean Osmar, 1984 winner of the Iditarod
    Lance Mackey, 4 time Iditarod winner
    Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race results:
    Kristy BeringtonAnna Berington
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    • 23 min

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Inspiring stories and insightful questions

Bringing in women who passionately love their jobs that allow them to work in the great outdoors, Charlaine Jannerfeldt asks just the right questions. We get insight into the nitty gritty of a variety of careers and tips on how to get started if that career sounds interesting, but the real bonus here is that this advice so often applies to all of our lives and career choices. These are inspiring stories of real people realizing their dreams and ambitions.

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