Modern Mentor
Modern Mentor
Oct 26, 2020
620 - Can Your Craft Become Your Livelihood? A Conversation with Grant Ginder
15 min

Many of us believe (or we've been told by well-meaning others) that our creative passions aren't the stuff careers are made of. Novelist Grant Ginder says that's wrong. The road to turning your creative loves into a career may be a winding path, but it's a path nonetheless.

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How to Be Awesome at Your Job
How to Be Awesome at Your Job
Pete Mockaitis
622: Taking Control of Stress Before It Takes Control of You with Kirsty Bortoft
Kirsty Bortoft shares easy ways to keep stress and negativity at bay.  — YOU’LL LEARN —  1) How to un-hijack your brain in 12 seconds  2) How to effectively deal with stress in five steps  3) The number one reason why most people struggle with stress  Subscribe or visit AwesomeAtYourJob.com/ep622 for clickable versions of the links below.  — ABOUT KIRSTY —  Kirsty Bortoft is an award-winning mindset coach to entrepreneurs and professionals. She helps them to dissolve stress and anxiety without having to resort to medication and traditional therapy. Kirsty developed the unique ‘Freedom Alignment Method', a three-stage process that crushes the obstacles so many high achievers frequently face during their lifetime. Obstacles that inevitably leave them feeling trapped by their current circumstance and pulled from the inner peace and happiness they deserve, despite working so very hard for it. • Kirsty’s book: Break Free From Pain: How to Heal from Physical, Emotional and Mental Pain  • Kirsty’s program: The Freedom Alignment Method  • Kirsty’s website: KirstyBortoft  • Kirsty’s YouTube: Kirsty Bortoft – Mindset Coach  • Kirsty’s Facebook: Kirsty Bortoft  • Kirsty’s Twitter: @KirstyBortoft  — RESOURCES MENTIONED IN THE SHOW —  • Book: The Upside of Stress: Why Stress Is Good for You, and How to Get Good at It by Kelly McGonigal  • Book: Letting Go: The Pathway of Surrender by David Hawkins  • Book: The Biology of Belief 10th Anniversary Edition: Unleashing the Power of Consciousness, Matter & Miracles by Bruce Lipton  • Personality: Joe Dispenza  — THANK YOU SPONSORS! —  Klaviyo. Grow your ecommerce business faster at klaviyo.com/grow
41 min
Find Your Dream Job: Insider Tips for Finding Work, Advancing your Career, and Loving Your Job
Find Your Dream Job: Insider Tips for Finding Work, Advancing your Career, and Loving Your Job
Mac Prichard
Four Steps You Need to Take to Land a Virtual Job, with Amanda Nachman
Due to COVID-19, companies are now hiring for more virtual positions than ever before. But how do you prepare to find one of these virtual jobs? Your first step is to figure out what lights you up, according to Find Your Dream Job guest Amanda Nachman. Amanda says passionate people are more likely to snag one of the few jobs available in this economy. She also shares specific ways to build your network, not only while seeking your next job but as a daily practice. And lastly, make sure your background for virtual interviews is clean, and that you’re dressed professionally. About Our Guest: Amanda Nachman (https://www.linkedin.com/in/amandanachman/) is the author of the new book, “#Qualified: You Are More Impressive Than You Realize.” (https://www.amazon.com/QUALIFIED-More-Impressive-Than-Realize/dp/1950367339) Amanda also hosts the podcast, Find Your Passion Career. (https://findyourpassioncareer.com/podcast/) Resources in This Episode: * Want tips on how to feel more qualified in your job search? Follow Amanda on Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/amandanachman/)and grab a copy of her new book, “#Qualified: You Are More Impressive than You Realize.” ((https://www.amazon.com/QUALIFIED-More-Impressive-Than-Realize/dp/1950367339)) * From our Sponsor: Find Your Dream Job is brought to you by TopResume.(http://macslist.org/topresume) Top Resume has helped more than 400,000 professionals land more interviews and get hired faster. Get a free review of your resume today from one of Top Resume’s expert writers. (http://macslist.org/topresume)
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