11 episodes

Welcome to the PIVOT podcast! Each week, join career coaches and Pivot Discovery co-founders Alexandra Balestrieri and Kimberly Tilley as they interview an extraordinary and inspiring guest who successfully pivoted away from unfulfilling work to pursue their dreams. Benefit from their insight and experience, and leave with actionable tips to reframe your future!

Pivot is brought to you by Pivot Discovery Career Services (pivotdisc.com).

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    • 5.0 • 12 Ratings

Welcome to the PIVOT podcast! Each week, join career coaches and Pivot Discovery co-founders Alexandra Balestrieri and Kimberly Tilley as they interview an extraordinary and inspiring guest who successfully pivoted away from unfulfilling work to pursue their dreams. Benefit from their insight and experience, and leave with actionable tips to reframe your future!

Pivot is brought to you by Pivot Discovery Career Services (pivotdisc.com).

    11. Reagan Rothe: Owner and Creator of Black Rose Writing and the Host of the Heard it through the Rosevine podcast

    11. Reagan Rothe: Owner and Creator of Black Rose Writing and the Host of the Heard it through the Rosevine podcast

    In the Season 1 finale of PIVOT, we interview Reagan Rothe, Owner and Creator of Black Rose Writing and host of Heard it through the Rosevine, to discuss how he became an indie publisher.

    You can learn more about Reagan and his company on www.blackrosewriting.com.

    You can follow Reagan on Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and Facebook (BRWpublisher / blackrosewriting)

    Subscribe to The Rosevine on BlackRoseWriting.com for FREE books, special deals, and stay current with news about upcoming releases and our hottest authors.

    Pivot Discovery provides career services and specializes in career transitions. Visit us at pivotdisc.com to learn about our coaching options, check out our free resources, and more. PIVOT is our weekly podcast where we interview a person who successfully pivoted in their career.

    If you like the podcast, be sure to subscribe and leave us a 5-star rating and review on Apple podcasts.

    We will be back soon for Season 2. Until then, stay happy and healthy!

    LinkedIn:  https://www.linkedin.com/company/pivot-discovery/

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/PivotDisc

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pivotdiscovery/

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    Big thank you to Anchor for hosting the PIVOT podcast!


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    • 32 min
    10. Curt Peterson: Senior Trainer

    10. Curt Peterson: Senior Trainer

    In this episode of PIVOT, we interview Curt Peterson, Senior Trainer.

    Curt joins us to talk about his career journey, starting when he was a nurse in an Emergency Trauma Center in Pensacola, Florida, winding his way through the hospital system to work in neuroscience. His evolution continued when a trusted friend convinced him to return to school for his master’s degree. Near the time he was finishing his degree, he was recruited to become a corporate trainer for a pharmaceutical company and became a college professor.

    You can learn more about Curt on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/curtis-peterson-958a8490/

    Pivot Discovery provides career services and specializes in career transitions. Visit us at pivotdisc.com to learn about our coaching options, check out our free resources, and more. PIVOT is our weekly podcast where we interview a person who successfully pivoted in their career.

    If you like the podcast, be sure to subscribe and leave us a 5-star rating and review on Apple podcasts.

    LinkedIn:  https://www.linkedin.com/company/pivot-discovery/

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/PivotDisc

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pivotdiscovery/

    Or leave us a voicemail at https://anchor.fm/pivotdisc/message

    Big thank you to Anchor for hosting the PIVOT podcast!


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    • 30 min
    9. Reena Friedman Watts: Marketing Specialist and Creator/Host of the Better Call Daddy podcast

    9. Reena Friedman Watts: Marketing Specialist and Creator/Host of the Better Call Daddy podcast

    In this episode of PIVOT, we interview Reena Friedman Watts, a Marketing Specialist and creator and host of the Better Call Daddy podcast. Reena joins us to talk about her career journey, which began in reality TV and wound through several industries to bring her to where she is today.

    You can learn more about Reena by connecting with her on social media, at:

    www.instagram.com/reenafriedmanwatts

    www.twitter.com/reenareena

    www.facebook.com/reenafriedmanwatts

    www.linkedin.com/in/reenafriedmanwatts

    Bettercalldaddy.com

    Pivot Discovery provides career services and specializes in career transitions. Visit us at pivotdisc.com to learn about our coaching options, check out our free resources, and more. PIVOT is our weekly podcast where we interview a person who successfully pivoted in their career.

    If you like the podcast, be sure to subscribe and leave us a 5-star rating and review on Apple podcasts.

    LinkedIn:  https://www.linkedin.com/company/pivot-discovery/

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/PivotDisc

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pivotdiscovery/

    Or leave us a voicemail at https://anchor.fm/pivotdisc/message

    Big thank you to Anchor for hosting the PIVOT podcast!


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    • 28 min
    8. Jennifer Spor: Conscious Leadership Coach and Host of Awake and on Purpose podcast

    8. Jennifer Spor: Conscious Leadership Coach and Host of Awake and on Purpose podcast

    In this episode of PIVOT, we interview Jennifer Spor, the CEO/Owner (Chief Embodiment Officer) @Jennifer Spor, a Conscious Leadership Coach, and the Host of the Awake & On Purpose Podcast!

    Follow Jennifer on any of these social media platforms:

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jenniferspor/

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jennifer_spor/

    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JenniferSporCoaching/

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/JenniferSpor



    Pivot Discovery provides career services and specializes in career transitions. Visit us at pivotdisc.com to learn about our coaching options, check out our free resources, and more. PIVOT is our weekly podcast where we interview a person who successfully pivoted in their career.

    If you like the podcast, be sure to subscribe and leave us a 5-star rating and review on Apple podcasts.

    LinkedIn:  https://www.linkedin.com/company/pivot-discovery/

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/PivotDisc

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pivotdiscovery/

    Or leave us a voicemail at https://anchor.fm/pivotdisc/message

    Big thank you to Anchor for hosting the PIVOT podcast!


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    • 25 min
    7. Linda Pappas Schillig: Financial Consultant

    7. Linda Pappas Schillig: Financial Consultant

    In this episode of PIVOT, we interview financial consultant Linda Pappas Schillig about her decision to pivot late in her career to a new role in a new industry.

    Follow Linda on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/lindaschillig

    Pivot Discovery provides career services and specializes in career transitions. Visit us at pivotdisc.com to learn about our coaching options, check out our free resources, and more. PIVOT is our weekly podcast where we interview a person who successfully pivoted in their career.

    If you like the podcast, be sure to subscribe and leave us a 5-star rating and review on Apple podcasts.

    LinkedIn:  https://www.linkedin.com/company/pivot-discovery/

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/PivotDisc

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pivotdiscovery/

    Or leave us a voicemail at https://anchor.fm/pivotdisc/message

    Big thank you to Anchor for hosting the PIVOT podcast!


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    • 21 min
    6. Deborah Bonzell: Wellbeing Revolutionary and Founder of The Well Workout, LLC

    6. Deborah Bonzell: Wellbeing Revolutionary and Founder of The Well Workout, LLC

    In Episode 6, we interview Deborah Bonzell, Wellbeing Revolutionary and Founder of The Well Workout, LLC. Deb is a certified health coach, mindfulness trainer, laughter yoga leader, and group fitness instructor.

    Deb spent two decades corporate, guiding talent and leadership development initiatives prior to starting her own company. Listen as she shares her journey with us, her perspective on the importance of total well being, and her advice on what you can do now to make a difference in your career.



    Looking to start your well being journey immediately? We sure are! You can learn more about The Well Work Out at thewellworkout.com. You can reach Deb at deb@thewellworkout.com

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/the-well-workout/

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheWellWorkout

    Also, be sure to check out free downloadable resources to strengthen your wellbeing practice (https://thewellworkout.com/resources) and join a community of wellbeing practitioners and be notified about upcoming events: https://thewellworkout.com/contact



    Pivot Discovery provides career services and specializes in career transitions. Visit us at pivotdisc.com to learn about our coaching options, check out our free resources, and more. PIVOT is our weekly podcast where we interview a person who successfully pivoted in their career, and the steps they took to reframe their future. If you like the podcast, be sure to subscribe and leave us a 5-star rating and review on Apple podcasts.

    Follow us on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/company/pivot-discovery/

    You can find us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PivotDisc

    Or leave us a voicemail at https://anchor.fm/pivotdisc/message

    Big thank you to Anchor for hosting the PIVOT podcast!


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    • 38 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
12 Ratings

12 Ratings

gogo podcast ,

Terrific podcast!

Thoughtful discussions with well-chosen guests in all different walks of life. The co-hosts allow the guests to have the floor and offer their own insight to listeners. Great stuff!

ReenaWatts ,

Alexandra and Kimberly are the best hosts

Loved being a guest on the show!
It takes guts to pivot and be a little lost and not give up!
So important to show people who have had the courage to follow their strengths!

Reena Friedman Watts
Host of the Better Call Daddy Show

Chose Nouvelle ,

Inspiring interviews on career pivots

The Pivot podcast has done an amazing job curating guests from all walks of life. It’s inspiring to hear how each guest overcomes seemingly difficult circumstances to follow their paths. Really great listen if you are looking for stellar examples of career transformation.

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