Career Mind Newsletter #5 – Job Vs. Career

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Original Post: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/career-mind-5-job-vs-trent-rhodes A Job, Woe is Me Jobs can be given negative reputations because they may be perceived as in opposition to entrepreneurship or being self-employed. Somehow, somewhere the mind virus spread that if you’re not a corporate CEO, franchiser or “doing my own thing” a professional must treat …

Career Mind Newsletter #4 – 3 Sales Skills for Job Candidates

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Original Post: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/3-sales-skills-job-candidates-trent-rhodes The Ultimate Salesperson The most successful salesperson on the planet is…the baby. It’s a master at charisma, rapport virtuoso.  With its chunky cheeks, plump limbs, bright eyes and a voice that sounds the same no matter the background, it’s designed to persuade adults to take care of …

Career Mind Newsletter #3 – Intrapreneurship

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Trends & Temptations Original Post: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/intrapreneurship-trent-rhodes Watch YouTube long enough and you may come across several ads from people telling you how you should immediately quit your job, become an entrepreneur and make as much currency as they do in just a few short months.  Their testimonials often appear extreme …

Career Mind Newsletter #2 – 7 Powers Empathy Grants You

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Original Post: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/7-powers-empathy-grants-you-trent-rhodes Thoughts that come to mind with the word “empathy?”  Generally they tend to be: being in touch with feelings, being sensitive. Caring about others’ feelings. Emotional overwhelm. Too sensitive to the environment.  Content creators who adopt the empath title also give much focus to the feelings space, …

Career Mind Newsletter #1 – The Career Journal

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Original Post: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/career-mind-1-journal-trent-rhodes/ If you had to think about all you’ve accomplished at a recent job, would you be able to articulate your top 5 contributions?  What about your MVP (most valuable project)? How about a situation that stretched your abilities, persuading you to evolve greater skills? Or what about …

Career Development Interview with Enterprise Security Tech

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Link: https://www.enterprisesecuritytech.com/post/how-to-get-hired-for-a-cybersecurity-job  How To Get Hired for a Cybersecurity Job We recently spoke with Trent Rhodes, a career coach manager with tech education provider Fullstack Academy, about how to brand yourself when looking to enter or level-up in the cybersecurity industry.  Amid America’s “Great Resignation,” workers are quitting their jobs …

Career Development Interview with SecureBlitz

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Link: https://secureblitz.com/interview-with-trent-rhodes-from-fullstack-academy/  In this interview, we spoke with Trent Rhodes, a career coach manager with tech education provider Fullstack Academy. Amid America’s “Great Resignation,” workers are quitting their jobs and considering career changes at an incredible rate. Nearly 9 out of 10 company execs say they’re seeing higher than usual turnover. …

The Power of Harvest Season

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The fall season is near. Also called autumn. We can observe the changes. Cooler temperatures. The trees lose their leaves. General energetic quietude. It’s a contemplative season that invites us to go inward. Intensified thinking. More acute sensing.  It’s a harvest season. Like every season, each carries particular energies and patterns we …

A Wise One Says, “Step Back and Reach Your Goals”

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One of my event attendees [Goal Set 2020] wrote about her experience at the workshop. It’s an admirable quality to me, when someone is driven enough to immediately reflect on an experience, put the logic to practice, and processes the emotional content that may have come through. Software developer Karolina …

Practical Desire & Know Thyself Assessments

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Part of the recent Goal Set 2020 workshop involved distilling intent. If we think of a general distillation process, we’re stripping some substance of the extra layers to reveal its essence. Get to the “heart of the matter,” some may say. “Strip it down to its root,” others might say. Give me “the …

“Free” Education Resources for Pandemic Downtime

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Don’t be fooled by the title; nothing in the world is truly free. Energetically, there’s always an exchange. In the case of these resources, the trade will be your attention, focus, your intelligence and commitment to utilize what’s provided. The current pandemic is slowing the economy down and keeping people …