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On this episode, I talked to a career counselor. She tells us what her job entails (how she helps people), what can a career counselor help with and what can't they, the experience vs credentials problem, advice for people who are thinking about starting their own business, advice for shy or introverted people, advice for polymaths and jacks of all trades, and more.

Available on iTunes (https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/noise-in-my-head-adam-emanon/id637470370)

Episode Length: 1:18:51
Theme Music: "Noise in my Head" by Clarknova
Intro Music: "Let Yourself Be Huge" by Cloudkicker
Outro Music: "Let Yourself Be Huge" by Cloudkicker

The book mentioned on the episode by Adam - "The Dragon's Den Guide to Real-World Business Models" by John Vyge
http://www.amazon.ca/Dragons-Guide-Real-World-Business-Models/dp/1118665937
 
www.WorkStory.net
 
Quitessential Careers Guide to Informational Interviewing
http://www.quintcareers.com/informational_interviewing.html
 
Multiple-Intelligences Career Chart (Adam mentioned during the episode)
http://bestcareermatch.com/career-chart
This lists several different jobs by their "intelligence type" which gives you multiple ways of trying to zero in one what you're good at or interested in doing.
 
MBTI Inaccurate? don't put too much faith into your MBTI Type
http://www.curiositycrossroads.com/culture-clarity/mbtinaccurate.html
 
Polymath/Scanner/Jack of all Trades specific links and resources
 
Top 5 Reasons to be a Jack of all Trades (from Tim Ferriss' blog)
http://fourhourworkweek.com/2007/09/14/the-top-5-reasons-to-be-a-jack-of-all-trades/
 
From Adam's blog:
Are you a scanner? You might be a scanner
http://www.curiositycrossroads.com/know-thyself/scanner-might-scanner.html
 
Interview with a scanner, advice for other scanners
http://www.curiositycrossroads.com/culture-clarity/interview-scanner-advice-scanners.html
 
Should a scanner run their own business?
http://www.curiositycrossroads.com/food-for-thought/scanner-run-business.html
 
Should a scanner run their own business? (revisited)
http://www.curiositycrossroads.com/know-thyself/scanner-run-business-revisited.html
 
Adam's Nerd Nite Presentation - Life as a Polymath
http://www.curiositycrossroads.com/curiosity/nerd-nite-presentation-recap-life-polymath.html
 
 
Direct download: 206_nimh_episode6_careercounselingjen.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 9:44am EST