140 episodes

Technical Career Coach Jen Bunk interviews authors, coaches and leaders of tech companies from around the world as we explore the intersection of People, Work and Technology.
What's your biggest people-related challenge?

The People Stack Podcast Jen Bunk

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    • 4.8, 6 Ratings

Technical Career Coach Jen Bunk interviews authors, coaches and leaders of tech companies from around the world as we explore the intersection of People, Work and Technology.
What's your biggest people-related challenge?

    Episode 140: Fired for all the wrong reasons

    Episode 140: Fired for all the wrong reasons

    Were you ever laid off - or fired - from a job for all the wrong reasons?


    The good reasons would be: you weren’t performing up to par or you severely breached ethical standards.


    Unfortunately, though, a lot of good people are fired for some really bad reasons.


    If this has happened to you, please know that there is a way to thrive through this experience.


    Find out how on this episode!

    • 21 min
    Episode 139: “You’re the best boss we ever had.” You’re fired.

    Episode 139: “You’re the best boss we ever had.” You’re fired.

    Over the past several months, we’ve had a string of clients who were fired or laid off from their jobs.


    This wasn’t because they were poor performers.


    In fact, one of them got glowing performance reviews and his team reported, “You’re the best boss we ever had.”


    So why was he fired? Why does this happen? Has this happened to you?


    I talk about all of this on this episode. Give it a listen!

    • 24 min
    Episode 138: What 3 qualities are necessary to upgrade your tech career?

    Episode 138: What 3 qualities are necessary to upgrade your tech career?

    Will this work for you? Will you be able to advance in your tech career just like our clients have?


    The answer is: I don’t know.


    I can tell you this though - if you tap into just 3 qualities, you will set yourself up for success.


    What are these 3 qualities? I share them in this episode.


    Do not miss it!

    • 27 min
    Episode 137: 3 clients. 3 stories of tech career transformation.

    Episode 137: 3 clients. 3 stories of tech career transformation.

    We get asked all the time: Who are your clients? Are they anything like me?
    What kinds of help do you give them?


    Really what you’re asking is: Will this work for me?


    Will the help you give help me to transform MY tech career?


    To show you that our clients are amazing humans who have overcome some very thorny problems, I’ll share 3 of their stories this week.


    Which one inspires you the most?


    Do not miss this episode!

    • 25 min
    Episode 136: Hiring a resume writer is a terrible idea

    Episode 136: Hiring a resume writer is a terrible idea

    I’m just gonna come out and say it: People put way, way, way too much emphasis on resumes!


    There’s so much focus and pressure and worries around having the perfect resume.


    That’s why people spend hundreds - sometimes thousands! - of dollars to have someone write their resume for them.


    In this episode, I explain why this is a terrible idea.


    Check out this episode now!

    • 12 min
    Episode 135: Your resume doesn’t matter as much as you think it does

    Episode 135: Your resume doesn’t matter as much as you think it does

    We get asked ALL the time: How do I write an amazing resume? How do I make sure my LInkedIn profile looks awesome?


    Here’s the truth: What you say on your resume and LinkedIn doesn’t matter as much as you think it does!


    It’s not nearly as important as what happens before and after.


    What are the key steps that happen before and after?


    Tune in to find out!

    • 18 min

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