19 episodes

A podcast for students and career changers alike, where we explore how to get, and what it's like to have various cool jobs!
New episodes every Monday

The Fascinating Jobs Podcast Mackenzie Wilson

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 8 Ratings

A podcast for students and career changers alike, where we explore how to get, and what it's like to have various cool jobs!
New episodes every Monday

    17. Blacksmith Zadok Leggett of Chapel Hill Forge

    17. Blacksmith Zadok Leggett of Chapel Hill Forge

    In this episode of the podcast, Mackenzie sits down with Zadok Leggett, owner and artisan at Chapel Hill Forge, based in PA. Zadok is a blacksmith and metal expert who makes various handmade metal objects such as fire pokers and bottle openers, as well as other crafts such as jewelry, home decorations, and carved wooden signs. Mackenzie and Zadok chat about how Chapel Hill Forge was started, what it takes to be a great blacksmith, and what the pros and cons of the trade are. A must-listen for anyone who is interested in artisan trades or creating a small business!

    Check out Chapel Hill Forge:

    https://www.chapelhillforge.com/

    Instagram/Facebook: @chapelhillforge

    Etsy: @chapelhillforgepa

    Check out the podcast:

    Instagram: @fascinating_jobs_pod

    Twitter: @fascinatingjobs

    Get in touch: fascinatingjobspod@gmail.com

    • 43 min
    16. Cake Decorator Liz Marek of Sugar Geek Show

    16. Cake Decorator Liz Marek of Sugar Geek Show

    On this episode of the podcast, Mackenzie sits down with Liz Marek, cake decorator and creator of the online cake decorating school Sugar Geek Show. Liz and Mackenzie chat about getting started in baking, creating your own business, seizing opportunities given to you, auditioning for the Food Network, Halloween Wars, and more in this episode jam-packed with helpful tips and lots of laughs. A must-listen for anyone who loves baking, social media, or just has a sweet tooth!

    Check out Liz:

    www.sugargeekshow.com

    Instagram, Facebook: @sugargeekshow

    Check out the Fascinating Jobs Podcast:

    www.fascinatingjobspod.xyz

    Instagram: @fascinating_jobs_pod

    Twitter: @fascinatingjobs

    Get in touch: fascinatingjobspod@gmail.com

    • 2 hr 2 min
    15. TV and Film Makeup with Shannon Marie

    15. TV and Film Makeup with Shannon Marie

    In this episode of the podcast, Mackenzie sits down with Shannon Marie, a TV and Film makeup artist who also teaches us regular folks how to do makeup on her YouTube and TikTok pages. Shannon lets us know the ins and outs of networking in the industry, how she got her experience, what working on a set has been like during covid, and even how she ended up doing Andrew Yang's makeup! Please subscribe, rate and review this podcast wherever you listen if you're enjoying it, let's make 2021 the year for the Fascinating Jobs Podcast! 

    Check out Shannon: 

    YouTube, TikTok, Instagram: @makeupbyshannonmarie

    Check out the podcast: 

    www.fascinatingjobs.xyz 

    Instagram: @fascinating_jobs_pod

    Twitter: @fascinatingjobs 

    Business inquiries: fascinatingjobspod@gmail.com

    • 41 min
    14. Sugar Fix Bakery Owners Ryan and Chance

    14. Sugar Fix Bakery Owners Ryan and Chance

    In this episode of the podcast Mackenzie sits down with Ryan and Chance, founders and owners of Utah-based bakery Sugar Fix, which specializes in fresh-baked cookies that you can buy at road stops and gas stations in the Utah/Idaho area, or buy online. Ryan and Chance talk about their journey to the thousands of cookies they bake every day, and how their business has been affected because of the Covid-19 pandemic. They also give some helpful tips on how couples can work together and stay sane, and on managing lots of orders while growing a business. Don't forget to subscribe, rate, and review this podcast if you're enjoying it!

    Get in touch: fascinatingjobspod@gmail.com

    Order cookies from Sugar Fix (shipping within the US): www.grandmasdealer.com

    Check out Sugar Fix on Instagram & TikTok: @thebestsugarfix

    Check out this podcast:

    Instagram: @fascinating_jobs_pod

    Twitter: @fascinatingjobs

    • 36 min
    13. People Operations with Nina Jacinto

    13. People Operations with Nina Jacinto

    In this episode of the podcast, Mackenzie sits down with Nina Jacinto, a people operations and Human Resources professional. Nina gives great advice about navigating a modern workplace and excelling in the HR field and beyond! Be sure to subscribe, rate, and review wherever you listen if you’re enjoying this podcast. 

    Check out Nina: www.ninajacinto.com

    Check out this podcast: www.fascinatingjobs.xyz 

    Instagram: @fascinating_jobs_pod 

    Twitter: @fascinatingjobs

    • 38 min
    12. Starting a Business with Mel Ava

    12. Starting a Business with Mel Ava

    In this episode of the podcast, Mackenzie sits down with Mel Ava, business expert and founder of Mel Ava Creative. Mel helps small businesses grow, and she gives plenty of fun anecdotes and advice on starting your own business! Mel and Mackenzie talk about everything from choosing your business idea to marketing in a comprehensive episode! 

    Get in touch: fascinatingjobspod@gmail.com

    Check out Mel: 

    www.melavacreative.com

    Check out the podcast: 

    www.fascinatingjobs.xyz 

    Instagram: @fascinating_jobs_pod 

    Twitter: @fascinatingjobs

    • 49 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
8 Ratings

8 Ratings

Davidmwein ,

Fascinating Podscast

TFJP is a really insightful show that actually can directly make your life better (how often does that happen?) as someone involved in a lot of career work this podcast spoke directly to me!

Jmmercer ,

Well Done

A great podcast that interviews interesting people. Really well done. Listened and subscribed immediately. ☺️👍🏻

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