18 episodes

Career chat is a podcast where we discuss career stories to help you get excited about finding meaningful work.

Career Cha‪t‬ Andrea LeBaron

    • Careers
    • 4.9 • 10 Ratings

Career chat is a podcast where we discuss career stories to help you get excited about finding meaningful work.

    ULTRASONOGRAPHER: Scottie Rigby

    ULTRASONOGRAPHER: Scottie Rigby

    When Scottie Rigby got a job as a receptionist at a health imaging center in Park City, UT, she wasn’t planning on a long term career there. But after working with the ultrasound technicians and seeing their fulfilling work, Scottie decided to become one one herself. In this episode, Scottie shares her career story, one that involved going back to school and getting into a competitive program. She also talks about the skills she uses every day and the one type of patient that always makes her emotional. Join me!

    Find me on Instagram! @careerchatpod

    • 33 min
    ONLINE INSTRUCTIONAL SUPPORT MANAGER: Rachel Huber

    ONLINE INSTRUCTIONAL SUPPORT MANAGER: Rachel Huber

    Today I’m talking with my amazing sister in law Rachel Huber. Rachel loved learning from a young age, even as her family lived in 3 different countries growing up. After a busy life as a wife and mother to 8 children, Rachel decided it was time to further her education. She went back to school to earn her doctorate in online education and now works at BYU Idaho. We’ll talk about some of her experiences growing up, her love of motherhood, and her transition to full time student and eventually full-time career. Rachel also shares advice for moms consider going back to school and for anyone looking for that big career break.

    Links:
    https://www.byui.edu/devotionals/rachel-huber

    Find me on Instagram! @careerchatpod

    • 37 min
    DOCTOR & CLINICAL RESEARCHER: Dan Meyers

    DOCTOR & CLINICAL RESEARCHER: Dan Meyers

    Dr. Dan Meyers is the chief medical officer of a biotech company in the Boston area. But he has spent the much of his career leading clinical studies for large pharmaceutical companies. In this episode, Dan shares what led him to a career in medical research. He’ll also apply his expertise in human drug trials to the Covid vaccine and give us career advice that really hits home.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    PROFESSIONAL DOG WALKER: Tamara Morton

    PROFESSIONAL DOG WALKER: Tamara Morton

    Today I talk with professional dog walker Tamara Morton. She shares what led her to start her own business, Tamara’s Peaceful Pack, and some of the things she’s learned from dogs. But there is more to this interview than dog business. Tamara is really insightful about finding meaningful work and combining what you love with what you do. Join me!

    Links:
    Tamara’s email- Tntmorton05@icloud.com

    Find me on Instagram! @careerchatpod

    • 34 min
    COLUMNIST & COACH: Kim Giles

    COLUMNIST & COACH: Kim Giles

    Today I’m talking with Coach Kimberly Giles, who writes a weekly syndicated advice column for KSL.com. She is also the CEO and founder of ClarityPoint International and 12 SHAPES INC. Kim shares what led her to executive coaching, her observations about human behavior, and her advice about setting goals for 2021.

    Links:
    https://www.claritypointcoaching.com
    https://www.upskillrelationships.com
    Kim’s latest column: https://www.ksl.com/article/50078953/coach-kim-10-ways-to-make-lasting-changes-in-yourself
    Kim’s email: coachkimgiles@gmail.com
    Kim’s Podcasts: Relationship Radio, Explain People

    Find me on Instagram! @careerchatpod

    • 38 min
    CHILD LIFE SPECIALIST: Sheri Bothell

    CHILD LIFE SPECIALIST: Sheri Bothell

    In this episode I talk with Sheri Bothell, child life specialist and director of education at Primary Children’s Hospital in SLC, UT. We’ll talk about how child life specialists help children cope with the stresses of illness and accident through play. Sheri shares with us some of her poignant experiences and gives advice for parents with children in the hospital.

    Links:
    https://intermountainhealthcare.org/primary-childrens
    https://www.childlife.org/the-child-life-profession/child-life-in-action

    • 58 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
10 Ratings

10 Ratings

janellejones ,

Career Chat

Career Chat is a great podcast! I love the questions Andrea LeBaron asks her guests. She goes in depth with her guests on their career paths and insights to the “how”they got to their career. Very insightful and engaging.

Listening Lauri ,

Lauri

🍎 Not only great for my high school kids but also great for an older undecided major(me). Completely instructional, illuminating, enlightening and very communicative! The host has an alto voice- which is great for podcasts.

emilyannlebaron ,

Great information!

The host does an excellent job introducing different careers and career paths. I love listening to her conversations. Very insightful.

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