Webinar: Advice for Creatives Navigating a Complex Job Market
The job market for podcasters and other creatives is evolving at a rapid clip, and it's daunting out there. In this session, we'll discuss common challenges that creative professionals face and techniques for getting through them.
Among other topics, we'll address how to best utilize corporate recruiters; how to approach virtual interviews; requesting professional favors in a tough economy; ways to build your brand, network, and discoverability; customizing your resume for the job you want; and how to get considered at any company - even if you don't know someone on the inside.
From a recruiting pro Blake Day at Spotify, this session will arm you with practical tools to help you get above the fray and into your next great gig.
Blake Day (she/her) is a Sr. Talent Acquisition Partner at Spotify, where she oversees podcast recruitment strategy for Gimlet, Parcast, the Ringer and "the house" studios. She takes a human-centered approach to recruitment, focusing on thought partnership with the business as well as forging meaningful and long-term connections with candidates.
Based in LA, she brings experience across tech, finance, entertainment, and podcasting; having worked at the likes of Capital One, Netflix, and Turner / WarnerMedia. She's a fan and admirer of podcasters, and thrilled at the good fortune to work alongside passionate creatives every day.