Does it seem like employers are getting more selective about their candidates?  Or that the quality of job postings are getting worse? It’s undeniable that we are in the middle of an employer-driven job market. So how can you stand out from the competition and turn those rejections into job offers.

In this week’s new episode, I’m sharing 7 simple strategies you can put into practice right now! We are tackling everything from crafting your ideal job blueprint to showcasing top skills & strengths. I’m also diving into strategies for networking with industry experts along with a proven plug-in-template you can use to initiate meaningful conversations.


Let’s keep the conversation going — What’s one of your strongest skills or strengths? Connect with me on YouTube and LinkedIn for even more detailed career and job search strategies.

Thanks for tuning into the Career Catalyst Podcast! If you found these insights helpful, remember to subscribe, rate, and review this podcast. Until next time, keep striving for excellence and never settle for less than you deserve. I’ll see you in the next episode!

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The Career Catalyst Podcast

with Heather Austin

This is a dynamic podcast for ambitious professionals who are ready to unfold the layers of the job market and land a life-changing job offer.  You'll gain the insights, strategies, and inspiration you need to navigate the job market confidently and secure the career of your dreams.