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Providing career advice in easy actionable steps, for frustrated professionals, helping you overcome career challenges so you can stop feeling confused and defeated and start feeling focused and confident in order to excel in your career.

Chan with a Plan Max Chan

    • Education
    • 5.0 • 10 Ratings

Providing career advice in easy actionable steps, for frustrated professionals, helping you overcome career challenges so you can stop feeling confused and defeated and start feeling focused and confident in order to excel in your career.

    The Simplest Path To Launch Your Business And Build Your Dream w/ Matt Peet

    The Simplest Path To Launch Your Business And Build Your Dream w/ Matt Peet

    EPISODE SUMMARY:
    In this episode, we sit down with the dynamic Matt Peet, a seasoned expert in building successful sales funnels and a well-traveled entrepreneur. Matt shares his rich experiences working with industry giants and notable personalities. From capturing events featuring celebrities such as Will Ferrell and Paris Hilton to collaborating with business influencers such as John Lee Dumas from Entrepreneurs on Fire, Steve Larsen, and Andrew Warner from Mixergy, Matt's journey is nothing short of inspirational.
    Last year, Matt and his wife took the bold step of exploring America in a small camper, embodying the true spirit of freedom and flexibility that entrepreneurship can offer. This adventure not only allowed them to experience the diverse beauty of the country but also to operate their business remotely, proving that you can truly work from anywhere.
    This year marks a significant milestone for Matt as he joined the team at Clickfunnels, where he now hosts live calls for the One Funnel Away Challenge and the 2 Comma Club live trainings. Through his role, Matt has gained invaluable insights into the challenges and triumphs of various entrepreneurs as they navigate through these intensive courses.
    Join us as Matt dives into the essentials of creating effective sales funnels, a cornerstone of his expertise, and shares actionable advice on how to start and scale a business with minimal complexity. Whether you're a budding entrepreneur or looking to refine your business strategy, Matt's practical tips and fascinating anecdotes are sure to inspire and educate.
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    Chan With A Plan

    • 45 min
    From Military Strategies to Real Estate Market Success w/ Marcus Long

    From Military Strategies to Real Estate Market Success w/ Marcus Long

    EPISODE SUMMARY:
    In this episode, we sit down with Marcus Long, a devoted husband, father, and Naval Officer, who has seamlessly transitioned his disciplined military strategies into building a thriving real estate investment portfolio. Growing up on a small farm in Missouri and actively participating in his family business, Marcus developed a robust work ethic and a passion for finance early in life. Despite his formal education in business finance, Marcus quickly recognized the gaps in our educational system, especially regarding personal finance, and felt a deep calling to bridge this gap through his endeavors.
    Marcus shares his journey of helping others achieve financial freedom and create lasting legacies, whether for an individual, a community, or the world at large. With almost two decades of experience leading diverse teams across the nation, he brings a unique perspective to real estate investing, emphasizing the various strategies and tax benefits that make it an exceptional tool for wealth accumulation and positive community impact.
    Listen in as Marcus discusses how his military experience has provided him with the discipline and leadership skills necessary to succeed in the competitive real estate market. He dives into the importance of legacy, the adventure of pursuing financial independence, and the joy of making a tangible impact through real estate investment. Marcus's story is a testament to the power of combining passion with purpose, offering invaluable insights for anyone looking to make a similar transition or to understand the intersection of military precision and real estate success.
     
    RESOURCES AND RELEVANT LINKS:
    Marcus Long on Social Media:
    Website
    LinkedIn
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    Chan With A Plan

    • 39 min
    Why Your Resume Is Failing And How To Succeed In A Tough Job Market w/ Steph Cartwright

    Why Your Resume Is Failing And How To Succeed In A Tough Job Market w/ Steph Cartwright

    Episode Summary:
    In this episode titled, we're joined by Steph Cartwright, a Job Search Strategist, Certified Resume Writer, and the visionary behind Off The Clock Resumes.
    With a track record that stretches back to 2014, Steph has dedicated herself to aiding job seekers from various career levels to navigate through the complexities of the job market, helping them secure positions at their dream companies with meticulously crafted resumes, LinkedIn profiles, and tailored job search strategies.
    Throughout our discussion, we'll explore the reasons behind the ineffectiveness of many resumes in today’s job market and uncover practical tips and strategies that Steph has honed over her career that she has taught her clients to help them succeed and get their dream job. 
     
    RESOURCES AND RELEVANT LINKS:
    Steph Cartwright on Social Media:
    Website
    LinkedIn
    Instagram

    Chan With A Plan

    • 35 min
    From Office to Open Road: Careers and RV Living Unpacked w/ Clarissa Constantine

    From Office to Open Road: Careers and RV Living Unpacked w/ Clarissa Constantine

    Episode Summary:
    In this episode, we delve into the fascinating journey of Clarissa Constantine, the visionary founder of Parent(w)een Connection, as she shares her transformative leap from traditional office life to the freedom and flexibility of living and working from an RV.
    Clarissa opens up about the initial challenges and ultimate rewards of merging her professional aspirations with a nomadic lifestyle, providing invaluable insights for those dreaming of a similar shift.
    Discover how Clarissa successfully navigates the logistics of running a thriving business, maintaining strong family connections, and fostering community ties, all while exploring the beauty of the open road.
    From practical tips on managing remote work to the emotional aspects of downsizing and adapting to a life of minimalism, Clarissa's story is a treasure trove of advice for aspiring RV dwellers looking to blend career ambitions with adventure.
    Whether you're contemplating a temporary getaway or a permanent transition to RV living, this episode offers a wealth of knowledge on how to make the most out of your professional and personal life without boundaries.
     
    RESOURCES AND RELEVANT LINKS:
    Clarissa Constantine on Social Media:
    Website
    Instagram

    Chan With A Plan

    • 37 min
    Breaking Free From Limitations to Achieve Greatness w/ Davidson Hang

    Breaking Free From Limitations to Achieve Greatness w/ Davidson Hang

    EPISODE SUMMARY:
    In this episode, Davidson Hang shares his transformative journey of stepping out of his comfort zone by engaging with hundreds of strangers, leading to profound personal growth and the creation of an empowering coaching program.
    Davidson's experiences showcase the power of vulnerability, courage, and authentic connection, culminating in a unique approach to helping others discover and pursue their true selves with conviction.
    Through his coaching program, Davidson aims to guide individuals on a journey of self-discovery and transformation, making this episode a must-listen for anyone seeking to embrace their authenticity and live with purpose.
     
    RESOURCES AND RELEVANT LINKS:
    Davidson Hang on Social Media:
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    LinkedIn

    Chan With A Plan

    • 42 min
    How To Skip The Application Submission Marathon And Get Your Dream Job Without The Frustration w/ Kelsey Wat

    How To Skip The Application Submission Marathon And Get Your Dream Job Without The Frustration w/ Kelsey Wat

    EPISODE SUMMARY:
    In this episode, we're joined by the inspirational Kelsey Wat, whose journey from a state of career paralysis to becoming a celebrated career coach and mentor exemplifies the transformative power of finding one’s calling. 
    Kelsey, with a decade of experience under her belt, has mastered the art of coaching individuals across various sectors, helping them not only to articulate their unique skills and talents but also to align their careers with their personal values and aspirations. Her belief that a career should not just be a series of jobs but a reflection of one's authentic self in the world has empowered hundreds of clients and thousands more through her workshops and training sessions.
    Listen to this episode as Kelsey dives into her innovative approach to bypassing the traditional job application marathon, offering listeners a treasure trove of strategies and insights. She emphasizes the importance of career clarity, industry-driven strategies, and the courage to pursue a career that not only meets one's financial needs but also brings joy and fulfillment.
     
    RESOURCES AND RELEVANT LINKS:
    Kelsey Wat on Social Media:
    Website
    Instagram
    LinkedIn

    Chan With A Plan

    • 34 min

Customer Reviews

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10 Ratings

10 Ratings

MarkDelaney ,

Great content

I love your approach Max! You are easy to listen to.

Katrina195 ,

Great Career Insight

Max leads a wonderful show. His questions are the perfect mix of insightful and direct. He asks the obvious questions that you're dying to know and the more insightful ones you might have missed. He really strives to share valuable information in every episode and to break it down into helpful bits. You always walk away having learned something valuable in your goal of navigating career success.

Mom387 ,

Great for career professionals looking to take the next step

Max Chan is a great host who really cares about helping people land their dream positions. The guests are insightful and Max helps to make each show memorable with actionable take aways based on his in depth questions.

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