8 episodes

The Purposeful Work Podcast is all about how to create a work-life that leverages your gifts and syncs with what matters most to you in life as a whole. The podcast explores questions about meaning in life; positive impact; the faith/work intersection; getting the most out of your strengths and forging a career that aligns with your sense of calling. Guests include the world’s leading academic scholars on meaning and purpose in work and life; top career counselors, coaches, and career center directors; organizational leaders working hard to create work environments that promote a deep sense of purpose; and everyday people finding ways to embody purposeful work in whatever they do. The host, Bryan Dik, Ph.D., is an award-winning vocational psychologist, professor, and entrepreneur. His latest book is Redeeming Work (https://amzn.to/2Kc1Tb0)

The Purposeful Work Podcast Dr. Bryan Dik

    • Education

The Purposeful Work Podcast is all about how to create a work-life that leverages your gifts and syncs with what matters most to you in life as a whole. The podcast explores questions about meaning in life; positive impact; the faith/work intersection; getting the most out of your strengths and forging a career that aligns with your sense of calling. Guests include the world’s leading academic scholars on meaning and purpose in work and life; top career counselors, coaches, and career center directors; organizational leaders working hard to create work environments that promote a deep sense of purpose; and everyday people finding ways to embody purposeful work in whatever they do. The host, Bryan Dik, Ph.D., is an award-winning vocational psychologist, professor, and entrepreneur. His latest book is Redeeming Work (https://amzn.to/2Kc1Tb0)

    2.4 Redeeming Work: Bonus Episode! Bryan on "A Theology of Hustle Podcast"

    2.4 Redeeming Work: Bonus Episode! Bryan on "A Theology of Hustle Podcast"

    We have a bonus episode! In this episode, Bryan is interviewed by Currey Blandford, host of the A Theology of Hustle podcast. In a far-ranging discussion, Bryan shares his own story of finding purpose in work, offers some details about jobZology and...

    • 54 min
    2.3 Redeeming Work: An Interview with Nick Dale, HR Tech Professional

    2.3 Redeeming Work: An Interview with Nick Dale, HR Tech Professional

    This episode features Nick Dale, who is featured in Chapter 6 of Bryan’s new book, “Redeeming Work: A Guide to Discovering God’s Calling for Your Career.” Nick is living his calling as an HR Tech professional right now, but a few years back, he endured...

    • 29 min
    2.2 Redeeming Work : An Interview with Nate Lake, Director of Athletics Communications at MSU-Denver

    2.2 Redeeming Work : An Interview with Nate Lake, Director of Athletics Communications at MSU-Denver

    In this episode we hear from Nate Lake, who is featured in Chapter 2 of Bryan’s new book, “Redeeming Work: A Guide to Discovering God’s Calling for Your Career.”  When Bryan and Nate first met, Nate was a senior in college who was passionate about...

    • 30 min
    2.1 Redeeming Work: An Introduction to the Series (and the Book!)

    2.1 Redeeming Work: An Introduction to the Series (and the Book!)

    Bryan discusses his purpose in writing this book, and why a book for Christians should be of interest to listeners who want more purpose in their work regardless of their faith perspective.

    • 16 min
    1.4 The Zookeeper’s Secret: An Interview with Stuart Bunderson, PhD, and Jeffery Thompson, PhD.

    1.4 The Zookeeper’s Secret: An Interview with Stuart Bunderson, PhD, and Jeffery Thompson, PhD.

    Stuart and Jeff discuss their famous study of callings among zookeepers, the double-edged sword of pursuing a calling, a recent global conference they sponsored on calling research, and tips to make your work more meaningful.

    • 48 min
    1.3 Meaningful Work and the Dutch Video Game Industry: An interview with Evgenia Lysova, PhD

    1.3 Meaningful Work and the Dutch Video Game Industry: An interview with Evgenia Lysova, PhD

    Evgenia discusses international research on work as a calling, the process of editing a special issue on calling in vocational psychology’s top journal, her research on callings within the Dutch video game industry, and experiencing meaningful work while balancing work and family.

    • 42 min

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