Welcome to the sixth episode of the Promote Yourself Podcast (Subscribe on iTunes). It is a weekly show airing every Monday, giving you the best career advice, the latest workplace trends and access to today’s brightest stars in business. You can download the podcast here.
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This weeks show
Segment #1: My top 3 workplace trends of the week
- Working harder can actually make you less productive.
- Factors that contribute to your employability.
- Creative job titles are the new norm.
Segment #2: Q&A
This week’s question comes from Jeff Martin. He asks:
“Why do you think so many people don’t stand up and try to get noticed”?
Segment #3: Guest interview
This week I speak Phil Simon, who is the upcoming author of Too Big to Ignore: The Business Case for Big Data, which is now available for pre-order and will be in stores on March 18th. Phil is a sought-after speaker and the author of management books, including the award-winning The Age of the Platform. A recognized technology expert, he consults companies on how to optimize their use of technology and contributes insights featured on NBC, CNBC, Inc, BusinessWeek and The New York Times. He holds degrees from Carnegie Mellon University and Cornell University. We talk about internet privacy, how big data has impacted business and our careers and how to become a published author.