26 episodes

Welcome to the only #NOFILTER career podcast, where experienced student and new graduate recruiter Emily Durham answers all your burning career questions. We'll cover everything from writing your resumes to preparing for interviews, to the big day at your first job, and everything else in between. Get ready for raw advice from a real recruiter.
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The Straight Shooter Recruite‪r‬ Emily Durham

    • Careers
    • 4.9 • 31 Ratings

Welcome to the only #NOFILTER career podcast, where experienced student and new graduate recruiter Emily Durham answers all your burning career questions. We'll cover everything from writing your resumes to preparing for interviews, to the big day at your first job, and everything else in between. Get ready for raw advice from a real recruiter.
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    What to do when you HATE your job.

    What to do when you HATE your job.

    We've all been there- Mondays seem a little more Monday-ish, meeting drag on a little longer. Here is what to do when you HATE your job.

    If you want more careers content head over to my Insta (@Emily.The.Recruiter) and Youtube (TheStraightShooterRecruiter).

    • 13 min
    Interview with Maya Bello: Software Engineer, Mentor & Influencer

    Interview with Maya Bello: Software Engineer, Mentor & Influencer

    If you're looking for a sign to follow your dreams, work hard & never take "no" for an answer.... this is it. Maya Bello, Software Engineer, Mentor & Influencer shares her amazing career journey, technical interview tips and SO MUCH more. You are going to learn and laugh so much in this episode. 

    Maya's Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0O670QdOBVxgIRfHTI6z0w
    Maya's Instagram:  https://www.instagram.com/maya_loves_code/?hl=en
    Maya's TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@maya_loves_code?

    • 40 min
    Here's why you didn't get the job.

    Here's why you didn't get the job.

    As a recruiter- I have seen it all. And today I am going to tell it all. Here are some of the reasons (you may not have realized) can cost you, your dream job!



    If you want more careers content head over to my Insta (@Emily.The.Recruiter) and Youtube (TheStraightShooterRecruiter).

    • 12 min
    Interview with Divya Gugnani, Co-Founder & CEO of Wander Beauty

    Interview with Divya Gugnani, Co-Founder & CEO of Wander Beauty

    Drumroll please!! Today's Guest is THE Divya Gugnani Co- Founder and CEO of Wander Beauty, accidental entrepreneur and super-mom. This episode is full of priceless advice on everything from starting your own business to imposters syndrome. Not only are Divya's insights and advice so honest and applicable- but she is also one of the kindest people you'll ever meet. Get ready for my favourite episode of all time, you're going to want to take notes.
    Divya's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dgugnani/
    Wander Beauty: www.wanderbeauty.com

    • 42 min
    "I don't know what I want to do with my life" | How To Figure Out Your Career Path

    "I don't know what I want to do with my life" | How To Figure Out Your Career Path

    Are you feeling completely overwhelmed and unsure of what you want to do with your career? YOU ARE NOT ALONE. Today we are going to talk through how to figure out what the heck you want to do with the rest of your working years!



    If you want more careers content head over to my Insta (@Emily.The.Recruiter) and Youtube (TheStraightShooterRecruiter).

    • 11 min
    What 2020 taught me (Season Finale)

    What 2020 taught me (Season Finale)

    2020 was a ride that we didn't ask for. It was full of ups and downs but above all- lots of learning. For the finale of season 3, we talk about what 2020 taught us. But FEAR NOT, I am back with Season 4 at the end of January and wow... do I have an exciting season coming your way! If you want more careers content head over to my Insta (@Emily.The.Recruiter) and Youtube (TheStraightShooterRecruiter).

    • 14 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
31 Ratings

31 Ratings

sanauansari ,

Very helpful career advice!

Thank you for sharing valuable advice from a recruiters perspective!

donotbuy16 ,

Love it but...

I love it but you tailor it to recent graduates and it’d be awesome to hear some content for more experienced candidates.

Justdeo ,

So good

Everything you need to figure out your life while I employed and or looking to promote yourself.

You need this information🙌🏽

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