Corporate Theater Geek

Brett Axler

Just because you're a theater geek at heart with a love for all things Broadway and Disney doesn't mean you can't take your career to places you never dreamed possible. Join in for a wild ride of career stories, advice, and lessons learned along the way from a theater geek that found himself working for Disney, Google, and the NFL

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Hey Theatre Geek Fans! It's been a few weeks and that's exactly what I am talking about in today's episode, how to prioritize your time when you are simply too busy to get everything done. Keeping all of the balls in the air! www.CorporateTheaterGeek.com @CorporateTheaterGeek A Theatre Geek's Guide to Disney, Google and the NFL is available for pre-order now! Check out more about Brett www.BrettAxler.com @brett_axler www.linkedin.com/in/brett-axler-11577142/ --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/brett-axler/support

May 25

19 min 56 sec

On this week's episode, we welcome Steven Mezzacappa, a construction project manager who's taking his career to new heights both in and outside of work. His first book comes out this week Passion With Purpose. Available now on Amazon!! Check out my book! A Theatre Geek's Guide to Disney, Google, and the NFL Coming this October!  We'd love to hear from you! Email me at brett@brettaxler.com  Follow us on Social Media:  LinkedIn @brettaxler  Instagram @brett_axler and @corporatetheatergeek  Website www.BrettAxler.com  A Theatre Geek's Guide to Disney, Google, and the NFL is available for pre-order now on Amazon! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/brett-axler/support

Apr 28

30 min 42 sec

Who helped you get to where you are today? Odds are you didn't get there alone. We all have people who inspired us and helped us get to where we are. Now ask yourself, what can you do to do the same for others? www.CorporateTheaterGeek.com @CorporateTheaterGeek A Theatre Geek's Guide to Disney, Google and the NFL is available for pre-order now! Check out more about Brett www.BrettAxler.com @brett_axler www.linkedin.com/in/brett-axler-11577142/ --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/brett-axler/support

Apr 17

21 min 57 sec

If you had the opportunity to take a once-in-a-lifetime trip but it required you to takes 3 months off between jobs, would you do it? Check out my book! A Theatre Geek's Guide to Disney, Google, and the NFL Coming this October! We'd love to hear from you! Email me at brett@brettaxler.com Follow us on Social Media: LinkedIn @brettaxler Instagram @brett_axler and @corporatetheatergeek Website www.BrettAxler.com A Theatre Geek's Guide to Disney, Google, and the NFL is available for pre-order now on Amazon! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/brett-axler/support

Apr 7

20 min 10 sec

When did the Monday through Friday, 9am to 5pm work week begin? Is it an old model that needs to go? Let me know your thoughts! Check out my book! A Theatre Geek's Guide to Disney, Google, and the NFL Coming this October! We'd love to hear from you! Email me at brett@brettaxler.com Follow us on Social Media: LinkedIn @brettaxler Instagram @brett_axler and @corporatetheatergeek Website www.BrettAxler.com A Theatre Geek's Guide to Disney, Google, and the NFL is available for pre-order now on Amazon! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/brett-axler/support

Apr 4

12 min 41 sec

We all have days where we're feeling less motivated than we need to be. What tools and methods can you use to get motivated when you need it most? Check out my book! A Theatre Geek's Guide to Disney, Google, and the NFL  Coming this October! We'd love to hear from you! Email me at brett@brettaxler.com Follow us on Social Media: LinkedIn @brettaxler Instagram @brett_axler and @corporatetheatergeek Website www.BrettAxler.com A Theatre Geek's Guide to Disney, Google, and the NFL is available for pre-order now on Amazon! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/brett-axler/support

Mar 26

20 min 27 sec

Check out more about Mike: www.XEevents.com     www.havenssweetshop.com.    @djmichaelt @xeevents @havenssweetshop Check out my book! A Theatre Geek's Guide to Disney, Google, and the NFL  Coming this October! We'd love to hear from you! Email me at brett@brettaxler.com Follow us on Social Media: LinkedIn @brettaxler Instagram @brett_axler and @corporatetheatergeek Website www.BrettAxler.com A Theatre Geek's Guide to Disney, Google, and the NFL is available for pre-order now on Amazon! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/brett-axler/support

Mar 13

30 min 53 sec

This week we talk to a long-time friend of mine, Rob Klimowski who's a multitalented South Jersey theater professional about how he's pivoted his career amid the economic impacts of the virus on his career. Check out my book! A Theatre Geek's Guide to Disney, Google, and the NFL  Coming this October! We'd love to hear from you! Email me at brett@brettaxler.com Follow us on Social Media: LinkedIn @brettaxler Instagram @brett_axler and @corporatetheatergeek Website www.BrettAxler.com A Theatre Geek's Guide to Disney, Google, and the NFL is available for pre-order now on Amazon! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/brett-axler/support

Feb 28

27 min 17 sec

This week we welcome Chad Jones to the show. Chad is an entertainment lighting designer and technician who's utilized his professional network and variety of lighting skills to pivot his career while being furloughed from his full-time job. Chad's Contact Information: LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/chad-jones-6b5777179 Check out my book! A Theatre Geek's Guide to Disney, Google, and the NFL  Coming this October! We'd love to hear from you! Email me at brett@brettaxler.com Follow us on Social Media: LinkedIn @brettaxler Instagram @brett_axler and @corporatetheatergeek Website www.BrettAxler.com A Theatre Geek's Guide to Disney, Google, and the NFL is available for pre-order now on Amazon! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/brett-axler/support

Feb 21

28 min 3 sec

Have you ever felt out of place in your job, like you don't belong and you're fearful that someone is going to call you out? More of us have been there than you may expect! In this episode, Brett talks about Imposter Syndrome and how it affected him while transitioning jobs and even while starting to write his book. He shares the story of how he managed to put the feelings aside and fight through it knowing that it was all in his head. Check out my book! A Theatre Geek's Guide to Disney, Google, and the NFL  Coming this October! We'd love to hear from you! Email me at brett@brettaxler.com Follow us on Social Media: LinkedIn @brettaxler Instagram @brett_axler and @corporatetheatergeek Website www.BrettAxler.com A Theatre Geek's Guide to Disney, Google, and the NFL is available for pre-order now on Amazon! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/brett-axler/support

Feb 18

22 min 27 sec

Welcome to Season 1 of the Corporate Theater Geek Podcast! Life's changed a ton for those of us in the entertainment industry over the past year. Many people have been furloughed or lost their jobs, many professionals are still out of work while others have pivoted into new careers. This podcast is here to discuss careers, professional development, and to share the stories of professionals who have pivoted amid an incredibly hard time for our beloved industry. In episode one, I share a short bit about my backstory including announcing the book I have published which is coming out this October www.theatregeeksguide.com, and then discuss this week's topic which is finding a work-life balance that works best for you. I'd love to hear from you! Email me at brett@brettaxler.com or LinkedIn @brettaxler Instagram @brett_axler and @corporatetheatergeek Website www.BrettAxler.com A Theatre Geek's Guide to Disney, Google, and the NFL is available for pre-order now on Amazon! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/brett-axler/support

Feb 15

18 min 30 sec