You’re not totally happy with your career (obviously!) You also know that there “has to be something out there that’s better.” That hope that you can find meaningful and fulfilling work, that also pays you well, has led you here!
This is the show that provides the inspiration, tools, and roadmaps to move from where you are to work that matters to you and uniquely fits your strengths and talents.
Being Happy in an Exhausting Job
Being exhausted doesn’t mean that it has to be a negative in your life.
Laura had been used to being exhausted, but now it feels different.
“Whereas I would leave work before exhausted because I was bored. I was kind of frustrated with myself for continuing to be bored. So, I still leave work exhausted. It's just that now the exhaustion is from kind of flexing my brain and personal development and kind of much more excitement about the work that I'm doing and being invested in it.”
Discover How You Contribute to the World (and How It Impacts Your Career)
Contribution is often overlooked as we look at creating a career that is fulfilling and meaningful.
Tom Rath joins us to help you discover how you contribute to the world. Tom has written many books, his newest out is out now and it is titled, “Life’s Great Question: Discover How You Contribute to the World.” He also wrote “Strengths Finder 2.0” and the Clifton Strengths assessment that goes along with it.
Leveraging What Makes You Unique: The Key to Your Career Change
How do you take yourself from good to great?
This is a question many of us have asked ourselves when thinking about making a career change. For energy engineer Mike Bigelow, moving cities and doing remote job searches have led him to discover his big “value-adds”, and eventually achieve career happiness after seeking help from a career coach. Find out why conversations are a lot more powerful than you think and how Mike made himself an indispensable part of his team.
Surprising Career Change Advice from 6 People Who Made the Switch
We've all been there. We've all, at one point, found ourselves unmotivated at work, slumped in our office chairs and felt the burnout slowly creep up on us. You realize that it’s time to move on and make the change, but how do you know where to begin?
Well, the journey isn't as daunting as you think. Six past clients and guests of HTYC walk us through the moment they decided to change careers and the important lessons they learned on their path to career happiness.
How Do Signature Strengths Actually Work?
The purpose of this podcast is to help you change your career and find your “ideal” role, a role that “fits,” a role where you can “flourish.” But what does that mean, exactly? Sociologists have studied this, and it turns out that people who use their strengths on a daily basis are happier, more productive, and more “fulfilled.” On the podcast today, I talk about the concept of “signature strengths” and the central role that they play in helping you find your ideal career.
How to Turn a Hobby You Love Into Your Full-time Role
Many people list their “passion project” as a side hustle, but we’re convinced you can be passionate about 100% of your career. Find out a creative way to turn skills you already use into lasting career happiness.
Since I am listening this “Happen To Your Career” I have learned something and I felt like this is the best thing I was missing! So powerful conversations ever I have found. Five stars for your entire team.
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If you are looking to get the most of your career and life and especially if you’re looking to make a career change, you’ve got to check this podcast out!
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Each episode has so much relevant information. I’m also doing their free 8-day videos, which are short and to the point, but helpful in determining why and what you might be able to do next.