112 - Overcoming fears and doubts on your early career journey
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by Gina Visram
6d ago
Did you know that sometimes the highest achieving students are the most fearful when it comes to their career journey?  Sometimes this can manifest as disinterest or not wanting to make decisions.  In this episode of the Dive Into Your Career podcast, the topic of fear and uncertainty takes centre stage.  How are you feeling about your early career journey?  If you have any worries or fears, what are they? Take the time to name them. It may include fear of: The unknown Rejection Speaking to people  Making a decision Making the wrong decision  Wasting time Was ..read more
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111 - A work experience pep talk for students and graduates (from a career coach)
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by Gina Visram
3w ago
If you want to get past the needing work experience to get work experience cycle that exists in the world of careers - this pep talk is for you... In this episode of the Dive Into Your Career podcast - you will get a full on work experience pep talk.  I say full on because I started with certain points I wanted to convey to you... and then was on a roll so you now have half an hour of gems, designed to help you re/engage with the process of securing work experience.  In this episode I mention that some people in the early careers space may not agree about the importance of work exp ..read more
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109 - What is GROWTH MINDSET and why is it important in 2024 and beyond?
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by Gina Visram
1M ago
What is a growth mindset? Is a fixed mindset or growth mindset better? Why is the word "yet" so magical when it comes to mindset?  In this episode of the Dive Into Your Career podcast, Gina Visram takes a look at what a growth mindset is and why it is so important this and every year when it comes to making progress with our goals.  Inspired by the work of American psychologist Carol Dweck, who studies human motivation, this episode is a short, sharp, important reminder of how: embracing a growth mindset  tweaking / changing our language and  praising the process, not ..read more
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108 - How to take the 'blue' out of Blue Monday
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by Gina Visram
1M ago
For nearly 20 years, there has been talk of "Blue Monday" - the most depressing day of the year which is said to be the third Monday of the year. In 2024, that is Monday 15 January. Now, you and I know that there is unlikely to be a scientific way to confirm this as the most depressing day. In fact, it was a travel company (albeit led by a psychologist) who first created a campaign about this - with the first Blue Monday being 2005. All of that said, I suspect that one of the reasons why the notion has lingered for nearly two decades is because it resonates. There is something that can feel ..read more
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107 - (Part 3 of 3) BHM 2023 Saluting Our Sisters: 32 awesome UK-connected black (and mixed heritage) women to follow on LinkedIn
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by Gina Visram
3M ago
It's here! The last of 3 episodes in this series shining a light on some very accomplished women who would likely enhance your feed if you follow them on LinkedIn.  "Saluting Our Sisters" is the theme of Black History Month 2023 in the UK. This has inspired today's topic of the Dive Into Your Career podcast - "32 awesome UK-connected black and mixed heritage women to follow on LinkedIn" (Part 3 of 3). In this episode... I am proud to introduce  the final11 of the 32 women who feature in this series.  Please note... there was no vote. There are no rankings. This isn't even div ..read more
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106 - (Part 2 of 3) BHM 2023 Saluting Our Sisters: 32 awesome UK-connected black (and mixed heritage) women to follow on LinkedIn
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4M ago
"Saluting Our Sisters" is the theme of Black History Month 2023 in the UK. This has inspired today's topic of the Dive Into Your Career podcast - "32 awesome UK-connected black and mixed heritage women to follow on LinkedIn" (Part 2 if 3). In this episode... I am proud to introduce 11 of the 32 women who will feature in this series. (If you've listened to the first episode you will see that there were meant to be 20... but I added a few more!) Please note... there was no vote. There are no rankings. This isn't even divided by industry. Over the three parts, these episodes feature 32 black an ..read more
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105 - (Part 1 of 3) BHM 2023 Saluting Our Sisters: 32 awesome UK-connected black (and mixed heritage) women to follow on LinkedIn
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by Gina Visram
4M ago
"Saluting Our Sisters" is the theme of Black History Month 2023 in the UK. This has inspired today's topic of the Dive Into Your Career podcast - "32 awesome UK-connected black and mixed heritage women to follow on LinkedIn" (Part 1). ***(Please note that since recording this episode - the total number of number of women mentioned in these 3 episodes will be 32) In this episode... I am proud to introduce 10 of the 20 women who will feature in this series.  Please note... there was no vote. There are no rankings. This isn't even divided by industry. Over the two parts, these episodes fe ..read more
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BHM 2023 Saluting Our Sisters: 32 awesome UK-connected black (and mixed heritage) women to follow on LinkedIn (Part 2 of 3)
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4M ago
"Saluting Our Sisters" is the theme of Black History Month 2023 in the UK. This has inspired today's topic of the Dive Into Your Career podcast - "32 awesome UK-connected black and mixed heritage women to follow on LinkedIn" (Part 2 if 3). In this episode... I am proud to introduce 11 of the 32 women who will feature in this series. (If you've listened to the first episode you will see that there were meant to be 20... but I added a few more!) Please note... there was no vote. There are no rankings. This isn't even divided by industry. Over the three parts, these episodes feature 32 black an ..read more
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105 - BHM 2023 Saluting Our Sisters: 20 awesome UK-connected black (and mixed heritage) women to follow on LinkedIn (Part 1 of 2)
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by Gina Visram
5M ago
"Saluting Our Sisters" is the theme of Black History Month 2023 in the UK. This has inspired today's topic of the Dive Into Your Career podcast - "20 awesome UK-connected black and mixed heritage women to follow on LinkedIn" (Part 1). In this episode... I am proud to introduce 10 of the 20 women who will feature in this series. Please note... there was no vote. There are no rankings. This isn't even divided by industry. Over the two parts, these episodes feature 20 black and mixed heritage women whose work I have seen up close or from afar and who I greatly admire. Importantly, for the purpo ..read more
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103 - 10 ways to have a positive start to the new academic year (Part 1 of 2)
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by Gina Visram
6M ago
Happy New Year! Okay okay... that's not quite right. Happy New ACADEMIC year! (If you're listening in real time), it is September - and it's back to school season, whether you are heading back to secondary school or starting / returning to university.  New academic years are so full of promise, but also before you get into the swing of things, can be nerve wracking and uncertain - especially if you are in a new environment, be it: a new post-16 setting like a college or new sixth form to you... or  post-18,  where you may be embarking on a new apprenticeship or university degr ..read more
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