Building skills during a recession with Micheal Fearon SIWIKE Podcast (MF-003)


February 8th, 2023

33 mins 22 secs

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Michael Fearon discusses how to build skills during times of economic downturn. They identify three categories of skills to focus on: soft skills, hard/technical skills, and life skills, and emphasize the importance of auditing one's skills regularly. The speakers also give tips on analyzing job market trends, updating resumes and digital presence, and maintaining a positive attitude. They also stress the importance of self-care and being aware of other opportunities and niches in one's field. Tune in for practical advice on developing skills to thrive in any economic climate.

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0:00 Intro
01:18 Skills to Develop and Auditing Your Skills
7:37 Figuring Out What Skills to Look For
14:45 Maintaining Your Digital Presence
18:16 Expanding Your Network
23:34 Attitude Maintenance
25:35 Being Self Aware and Looking for Opportunities

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