Coffee with Colby is a podcast about putting your best foot forward on your professional path, whatever that may be.Colby Reade has navigated the soaring highs and gut-punching lows that come with building two successful careers by your mid-30's. He's been promoted, recruited and earned several prestigious awards. He's also been chewed out, cursed at, fired and even had to dodge office supplies thrown by an enraged boss. Because of his experience, he's been tapped by hundreds of individuals and professional organizations for career advice and tips. On this podcast, Colby pulls from his own personal experience as well as thorough research from countless experts in the field of professional development to help listeners feel more prepared for whatever challenges the workplace may throw at them.From manager and team member dynamics to moving up the corporate ladder to starting your own business to figuring out how to balance personal challenges like your health and family relationships that will impact your days on the job, Colby tackles the stuff you don't learn in school but everyone should know how to handle.Episodes are bite-sized, running about 10-20 minutes each .... perfect to catch up on a commute or listen to in the moment over a cup of coffee should your boss go haywire on an average Tuesday. Note: This podcast is the sole expression and opinion of Colby Reade and is not representative of any clients or organizations he works with currently, as well as any organizations he has worked with in the past or may work with in the future.
Coffee with Colby Ep 30 Pt 1 - LIVE SHOW - The Importance of Asking Questions
How asking questions can and will set you up for success.
Coffee wth Colby Ep 32 - How to deal with an abusive boss
The five steps to take when dealing with an abusive boss
Coffee with Colby Ep 31 - The ONE strategy to best prepare you for job interviews
One strategy that will help you prepare for job interviews
Coffee wit Colby Ep 29: Being open on your career path
Your job path is like one big game of Donkey Kong. By being flexible and moving forward, you will find incredible opportunities.
Coffee with Colby Ep. 28 - Networking 101
The keys to successful networking
Coffee wit Colby Ep 27: Preparing for your annual review
How to prepare for a successful annual review
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Stories About the Work Skills Everybody Needs
Host Colby Reade packs lots of practical advice and entertaining stories into these short weekly episodes about the skills everybody needs to thrive in the workplace. Colby draws on his own experiences as a radio broadcaster and a public relations manager to make his points, but his insights apply to any professional.
As a Manager myself, I agree 100% with what I hear on this podcast. His views are insightful and real. Even if you don’t carry a briefcase to work, these stories and tips hold a lot of helpful information.
Insightful and accessible
Colby is a masterful storyteller. The episodes are incredibly insightful and accessible to professionals in all industries and at all levels, not just PR. I thoroughly enjoyed binge listening and anxiously await the new episodes!