Episode 56 features Debbie Hoffman. She is the Founder & CEO of Symmetry Blockchain Advisors, Inc. where Debbie works with clients in their endeavors related to education, strategy, compliance and development of blockchain solutions. She spent a decade of her career as a real estate finance attorney at a law firm. With her experience in financial services, law and technology innovation, Debbie brings a unique perspective in working with Symmetry’s clients. Debbie was selected as a 2018, 2016 and 2014 Woman of Influence by Housingwire Magazine. She serves as the education Chair for the MBA MISMO Blockchain Community of Practice, and is an advisor to a variety of tech start-ups. During this episode, Debbie chats about making a career transition into blockchain.
Episode 48 features Jasmin Forts. She currently works as Talent Acquisition leadership for a large domestic organization with operations spanning worldwide. Jasmin is a Certified Career Coach. Jasmin’s journey into the corporate workplace started with limited guidance and no formal network. She made a personal commitment to deal with disparities in tools to build resumes, interview authentically, and express confidence in physical presentation urged her to close the gap. Jasmin is a “self-proclaimed Livelihood Enthusiast” and cares how people prepare for maintaining their careers. She has been featured in Teen Vogue, Monster.com and Madame Noire for her HR and Talent Acquisition advice. During this episode, Jasmin chats about communicating your value in the workplace.
Episode 47 features Dr. Karlyn Borysenko. Karlyn is the force behind Zen Workplace. She is an organizational psychologist and executive/performance coach, she is a leader in integrating mindfulness strategies at work to increase productivity and creativity, reduce stress, and create better work experiences. Her practice is based in the greater Boston area and serves clients all over the world. She holds an MBA and a PhD in Psychology, is an experienced trainer and facilitator, coach, and award-winning speaker. Karlyn is a contributor to Forbes.com and the author of Zen Your Work: Create your ideal work experience through mindful self-mastery. During this episode, Karlyn will chat about office politics and the psychology behind the interpersonal aspects of the human workplace. She
shares insight on how to harness the power of relationships and influence to get more done, be more innovative, and rally your team to do amazing work.
Episode 46 features Nathan Hirsch. He is a serial entrepreneur and expert in remote hiring and eCommerce. Nathan started his first eCommerce business out of his college dorm room and has sold over $30 million online. He is now the co-founder and CEO of FreeeUp.com, a marketplace that connects businesses with pre-vetted freelancers in
eCommerce, digital marketing, and much more. He regularly appears on leading podcasts, such as Entrepreneur on Fire, and speaks at live events about online hiring tactics. During this episode, Nathan shares insight on the skills and prep work needed to have a successful freelancing career.
Episode 45 of the Career Tipper podcast features Michele Badie the Host and Professional Development Advocate. She shook up her comfort zone and flew solo this episode. Tune in for a motivational listen that encourages you to keep your skills recharged. Michele shares a few professional skills development resources too.