Career Tools

Career Tools

United States

Career Tools is a weekly podcast focused on specific actions you can take to grow and enhance your career, whether you are a manager or not. Career Tools won the Podcast Awards Best Business podcast in 2010 and was nominated every other year it has been eligible. Whether you are interested in jump-starting a stalled career, or sharpening your edge, Career Tools is the podcast for you. Go to to read what others are saying about the impact Career Tools has had on their careers and lives.


The Favor Economy  

Our guidance on the favor economy.

Meetings and High C  

Our guidance on how High C's can get the most out of meetings.

How To Read a Business Book  

Our guidance on how to read a business book.

Analysis Tools: The 5 Whys  

Our guidance on using the 5 Whys technique.

Measuring Relationships  

Our guidance on measuring relationships.

Task Management and High Cs  

Our guidance on High C's and task management.

Career Decisions and Personality 'Tests'  

Our guidance on using personality 'tests' to choose a career.

Resume Help: A Job-Hopping Resume  

Our guidance on what to do if you have a job-hopping resume.

Corporate Or Start Up  

Our guidance on choosing between a corporate job and a job in a start-up.

How To Answer 'tell me about your other offers'  

Our guidance on how to answer the question 'tell me about your other offers'.

Meetings And High I's  

Our guidance on effective meeting behavior for High I's.

What Happens When I Quit  

Our guidance on working out what will happen when you quit.

Features And Benefits  

Our guidance on understanding features and benefits, and how to use them.

Features And Benefits In Interviews  

Our guidance on understanding features and benefits, and how to use them in your resume and interviews.

How To Answer: What's The Lowest Salary You'll Take  

Our guidance on answering the question: "What's the lowest salary you'll accept?"

Meetings And High D's  

Our guidance on meetings, for High D's in the DiSC model.

Presentation Interviews  

Our guidance on presentation interviews, when you have no advance warning of the topic, time, and so on.

Phone Screens - Part 2  

Part 2 of our guidance on excelling at phone screen.

Phone Screens - Part 1  

Part 1 of our guidance on excelling at phone screen.

How To Connect People  

Our guidance on connecting people within your network.

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