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Happen To Your Career

By Scott Anthony Barlow

You’re not totally happy with your career (obviously!) You also know that there “has to be something out there that’s better.” That hope that you can find meaningful and fulfilling work, that also pays you well, has led you here! This is the show that provides the inspiration, tools, and roadmaps to move from where you are to work that matters to you and uniquely fits your strengths and talents. Scott Anthony Barlow has been featured on CNBC, Yahoo!, Forbes, The Muse, and Career Builder as a world renowned expert on Career Happiness. His company, Happen to Your Career employs some of the world's leading career coaches and uses research based practices for Career happiness!

  1. 1.
    Top Lessons I’ve Learned From Screwing Up Goal Setting For A Decade11/30/2020
    46:06
  2. 2.
    Ultra Learning: The Best Method To 4x Your Results During Career Change11/23/2020
    51:01
  3. 3.
    Creating A Path To Your Ideal Career (And The Tool You Need To Make It Happen)11/16/2020
    37:50
  4. 4.
    Covid Career Change: Finding Hidden Opportunities While Nobody Is Hiring11/09/2020
    42:10
  5. 5.
    Grit: Becoming Resilient When You’re Told “No”10/26/2020
    23:02
  6. 6.
    How Being an Introvert is Actually a Strength10/19/2020
    41:54
  7. 7.
    What You Actually Needed to Do Meaningful Work10/12/2020
    28:42
  8. 8.
    The Biggest Lessons from High Performers About Career Change [Behind the Scenes with HTYC]10/05/2020
    56:18
  1. 9.
    Is It Time to Quit? Why High Performers Stay Too Long at Their Organization (and why they finally leave)09/28/2020
    33:07
  2. 10.
    When the Career You Love Ends: How to Pivot to an Even Better Role09/21/2020
    39:16
  3. 11.
    Don’t Sell Yourself Short: How to Create Winning Conditions, Achieve 16-year-long Dreams, and Flourish in Your Career09/14/2020
    38:29
  4. 12.
    Creating Boundaries in the World’s Most Extreme Workplace09/07/2020
    48:41
  5. 13.
    Get More Done by Increasing Your Happiness08/31/2020
    39:57
  6. 14.
    What’s Missing in Your Career? How to Get Unstuck08/24/2020
    44:51
  7. 15.
    The Four Tendencies: A Personality Test to Transform Your Career08/10/2020
    41:19
  8. 16.
    How to Hone Your Strengths08/03/2020
    40:59
  9. 17.
    How to Be Yourself During an Interview07/27/2020
    47:07
  10. 18.
    Editing Your Life to Just the Essentials with Greg McKeown07/20/2020
    42:36
  11. 19.
    How to Create Career Magic to Get the Life You Want07/13/2020
    47:30
  12. 20.
    Find Companies That Fit Your Values07/06/2020
    1:20:27
  13. 21.
    The Disaster of Delay: Why Avoiding Hard Things Leads to Accidental Mediocrity06/29/2020
    32:49
  14. 22.
    Not Hiring? How to Apply Anyway (and Get an Interview)06/22/2020
    52:14
  15. 23.
    Stop Ignoring Your Gut Feeling - Learn to Trust Your Intuition to Live a More Fulfilling Life06/15/2020
    39:32
  16. 24.
    Discover Your Strengths to Find Your Ideal Career06/08/2020
    48:17
  17. 25.
    13 Steps to Change Your Career When Your Goal is Meaningful Work (that pays well)06/04/2020
    43:18
  18. 26.
    How Career Change Really Works: Real Life Examples06/01/2020
    41:05
  19. 27.
    The Difficulties of Career Change: Breaking Down the Solutions05/25/2020
    46:45
  20. 28.
    How to Figure Out What You Really Want05/21/2020
    40:45
  21. 29.
    Should I Quit My Job? How to Know It’s Time05/18/2020
    36:42
  22. 30.
    How to Transfer Your Skills So You Can Keep Your Same Salary05/14/2020
    44:33
  23. 31.
    How to Reduce Stress & Regain Your Creativity05/11/2020
    47:49
  24. 32.
    How to Pivot to a New Career by Transferring Your Skills05/07/2020
    42:11
  25. 33.
    Advancing Your Career When You’re Forced to Change05/04/2020
    44:23
  26. 34.
    The Best Way to Make a Career Change While Social Distancing04/30/2020
    39:02
  27. 35.
    How You Contribute to the World Impacts Your Career04/27/2020
    38:19
  28. 36.
    Decided to go back to school? Choose the right graduate program for you04/23/2020
    41:39
  29. 37.
    Should I go back to school?04/20/2020
    44:27
  30. 38.
    The First 3 Steps for Your Career Change04/13/2020
    54:34
  31. 39.
    Adapting Your Career Change to the New Normal04/09/2020
    36:44
  32. 40.
    The Top Obstacles to What You Really Want04/06/2020
    40:45
  33. 41.
    Creating Time to Reach Your Career Goals04/02/2020
    49:18
  34. 42.
    Moving Your Career Forward During Quarantine03/30/2020
    35:15
  35. 43.
    How Do Build Relationship and Get a Job Offer with Social Distancing?03/27/2020
    8:26
  36. 44.
    What Happens When a Career Change Doesn’t Fit?03/26/2020
    36:32
  37. 45.
    How to Career Change During Uncertain Times03/23/2020
    1:17:50
  38. 46.
    What's Stopping You (and What to Do About it)03/19/2020
    56:52
  39. 47.
    What if Big Dreams Didn't Take Time? (3 of 3)03/16/2020
    21:50
  40. 48.
    How to Do the Unrealistic when there’s Reality to contend with (2 of 3)03/12/2020
    16:18
  41. 49.
    Upgrading Your Mindset to Make the Impossible Possible (1 of 3)03/09/2020
    24:28
  42. 50.
    5 Common Barriers to Making a Change - How to Get Unstuck03/05/2020
    55:50
  43. 51.
    Impact Your Career By Acting Like a Billionaire03/02/2020
    1:01:11
  44. 52.
    How to Overcome Your Fears and Reach Your Dreams02/27/2020
    33:02
  45. 53.
    The Right Way to Build Relationships to Reach Your Dream Job02/24/2020
    36:23
  46. 54.
    Don’t Let Your College Major Keep You From Your Dream Job02/20/2020
    34:41
  47. 55.
    Helping Your Kids Prepare for Their Future Career02/17/2020
    43:50
  48. 56.
    Pursue Your Dreams: Don’t Hold Yourself Back02/13/2020
    40:12
  49. 57.
    Recovering From a 6-figure Job Loss02/10/2020
    57:25
  50. 58.
    Is Stability or Happiness More Important?02/06/2020
    48:32
  51. 59.
    What If Your Dream Job is Possible?02/03/2020
    38:01
  52. 60.
    High Performers Don't Do It the Normal Way01/30/2020
    13:13
  53. 61.
    How to Avoid Distraction and Build Your Career01/27/2020
    42:37
  54. 62.
    Creating Your Own Coaching Model01/24/2020
    41:16
  55. 63.
    The Path to Career Freedom: Don’t Let Fear Stop You from Changing01/23/2020
    46:33
  56. 64.
    From Stalled Out to a Fulfilling Career01/20/2020
    34:14
  57. 65.
    How to Find Meaningful Work that also Pays Well [Webinar replay]01/17/2020
    1:35:13
  58. 66.
    Getting to the Nitty Gritty of Your Signature Strengths01/13/2020
    55:30
  59. 67.
    Building Strategic Relationships to Land Your Dream Job01/09/2020
    38:38
  60. 68.
    Maximizing Your Support System For Your Career Change01/06/2020
    53:33
  61. 69.
    Overcoming Failure Through Joint Goal Setting12/29/2019
    41:16
  62. 70.
    The Top 4 Things I Learned About Career Change (and how you can benefit)12/23/2019
    31:17
  63. 71.
    Turning Disagreement into Productive Conversations12/16/2019
    36:00
  64. 72.
    Test a New Career by Designing Career Experiments12/09/2019
    1:05:40
  65. 73.
    Turning Down a Job Offer to Advance Your Career (and your happiness)12/02/2019
    29:43
  66. 74.
    Quitting Isn’t Your Only Option When You Outgrow Your Company11/25/2019
    1:02:05
  67. 75.
    Trading Places With Your Boss - Awkward? Or the Best Decision Ever?11/18/2019
    34:04
  68. 76.
    Putting Your Strengths into Action Now (Part 6 of 6)11/16/2019
    16:16
  69. 77.
    Showcase Your Signature Strengths During Interviews (Part 5 of 6)11/15/2019
    14:55
  70. 78.
    Using Strengths in Your Career Pivot or Job Search (Part 4 of 6)11/14/2019
    19:10
  71. 79.
    Don’t Just Look At Your Surface Strengths (Part 3 of 6)11/13/2019
    19:51
  72. 80.
    The Intersection That Creates Your Strengths (Part 2 of 6)11/12/2019
    16:22
  73. 81.
    Why Should You Even Care About Strength Anyway? (Part 1 of 6)11/11/2019
    10:12
  74. 82.
    Unlock Your Ideal Career With This Powerful Combination11/04/2019
    40:38
  75. 83.
    What Lies on the Other Side of Creating Your Own Role: Success 2 Years Later10/29/2019
    30:30
  76. 84.
    Create your Own Role Using Only Uncomfortable Conversations10/28/2019
    36:15
  77. 85.
    Turning a Layoff into a Successful Mid-Career Change10/21/2019
    38:19
  78. 86.
    Make Your Resume Stand Out During a Job Search10/18/2019
    18:25
  79. 87.
    How to Get a Raise When You Negotiate Your Next Role [bonus]10/17/2019
    31:59
  80. 88.
    2 Years Later: Overlooked secrets to Raising a Family with a Successful Career10/15/2019
    51:34
  81. 89.
    Take Your Career from Good to Great10/14/2019
    57:11
  82. 90.
    How to Find Time for a Career Change10/11/2019
    40:32
  83. 91.
    How High Performers Ask For Help10/09/2019
    11:51
  84. 92.
    When You Realize Your Passion Isn't Actually Your Passion10/07/2019
    28:25
  85. 93.
    Finding Meaningful Work: 3 Stories of finding career purpose09/30/2019
    21:46
  86. 94.
    How Top companies provide meaningful work (and how to recognize those that don’t)09/23/2019
    23:37
  87. 95.
    What Creates Meaningful Work for High Performers?09/16/2019
    21:22
  88. 96.
    300 Ways to Get Unstuck - Tips and Stories from Behind the Scenes09/09/2019
    56:02
  89. 97.
    An Exhausting Job Can Be a Positive Thing09/03/2019
    32:52
  90. 98.
    Land Your Dream Job With Confidence09/02/2019
    49:16
  91. 99.
    Going Around The Gatekeepers to Get Hired08/27/2019
    43:35
  92. 100.
    You Might Be Standing in the Way of a Better Career08/26/2019
    43:26
  93. 101.
    Day 8: The First Day of the Rest of Your Life08/22/2019
    12:06
  94. 102.
    Day 7: Make a Decision08/21/2019
    10:39
  95. 103.
    Day 6: Matching Opportunities with Wants08/20/2019
    17:36
  96. 104.
    Day 5: Barriers and Biases - Mindset Can Remove These!08/19/2019
    16:26
  97. 105.
    Day 4: What Do You Want Out of Life08/18/2019
    18:57
  98. 106.
    Day 3: What Do You Want in Your Career08/17/2019
    11:31
  99. 107.
    Day 2: 10 Questions About Your Past That Lead to Your Future08/16/2019
    16:58
  100. 108.
    Day 1: A Primer for Uncovering Your Signature Strengths08/15/2019
    18:04
  101. 109.
    Intro: Figure It Out - 8-day mini-course08/14/2019
    5:25
  102. 110.
    What’s Keeping You Stuck in Your Career (and How to Get Unstuck)08/12/2019
    23:31
  103. 111.
    4 Examples of Career Changes Without Starting Over08/05/2019
    40:29
  104. 112.
    Discover the Transferable Experience You Already Have07/29/2019
    30:36
  105. 113.
    How to Get Unstuck (Without Starting Over)07/22/2019
    27:22
  106. 114.
    Key Actions Before You Quit Your Job07/08/2019
    40:42
  107. 115.
    How limiting your choices = Freedom: A counterintuitive approach to your best life07/01/2019
    50:41
  108. 116.
    The Hidden Cost of Compromising Your Values for Your Job06/25/2019
    36:41
  109. 117.
    The Path to Your Dream Job Starts Here06/24/2019
    36:48
  110. 118.
    Create a Path to Accomplish Your Wildly Unrealistic Goals06/17/2019
    57:07
  111. 119.
    How the Formula for Career Happiness Can Help You Reach Your Dream Career06/10/2019
    38:18
  112. 120.
    Bonus: How to Find the Time to Career Change (Even when you're insanely busy)06/06/2019
    40:33
  113. 121.
    Changing Yourself to Fit Your Career Won’t Bring Satisfaction06/03/2019
    27:57
  114. 122.
    Passion Is Not the Best Way to Find Your Ideal Career with Dan Pink05/27/2019
    40:54
  115. 123.
    The Status Quo is Preventing Your Happiness05/20/2019
    47:17
  116. 124.
    Find Clarity Through Journaling 3 Minutes a Day05/13/2019
    41:17
  117. 125.
    Beating the Martyrdom Mindset05/06/2019
    37:51
  118. 126.
    Using Your Strengths as a Multipotentialite04/29/2019
    47:45
  119. 127.
    How Career Happiness Really Works04/22/2019
    31:13
  120. 128.
    6 Keys to Career Happiness04/15/2019
    25:59
  121. 129.
    Transferring Out of a Good Job - Actual Coaching Call04/08/2019
    1:05:23
  122. 130.
    Saying "No" to Focus on What's Important with Michael Hyatt04/01/2019
    43:20
  123. 131.
    The Most Unexpected Career Change Advice You Need to Hear03/25/2019
    15:53
  124. 132.
    Stop Holding Yourself Back and Pivot Toward Your Next Career Change03/18/2019
    35:03
  125. 133.
    I Want to Create a Life for Myself, Not Just a J-O-B03/11/2019
    56:53
  126. 134.
    Beating the Perfectionism Out of You and Starting That Coaching Business03/04/2019
    53:01
  127. 135.
    The 9 Best Career Development Books + 2 Hacks to Speed Through Your Reading List02/18/2019
    44:50
  128. 136.
    Confession Time: Weird Habits That Multiply My Energy Levels02/11/2019
    53:35
  129. 137.
    The Power of Unlearning with Wayfinding Academy02/04/2019
    47:19
  130. 138.
    5 Ways to Stay a Badass Every Day01/28/2019
    39:31
  131. 139.
    3 Ways to Showcase Strengths in Your Next Interview [Live Coaching Call]01/21/2019
    48:24
  132. 140.
    How to Stick the Landing in Your Dream Job01/14/2019
    26:22
  133. 141.
    What if Big Dreams Didn't Take Time? (3 of 3)01/09/2019
    21:50
  134. 142.
    How to Do the Unrealistic when there’s Reality to contend with (2 of 3)01/07/2019
    16:18
  135. 143.
    Upgrading Your Mindset to Make the Impossible Possible (1 of 3)01/03/2019
    24:48
  136. 144.
    How to Reframe your Future12/24/2018
    56:02
  137. 145.
    Designing Career Experiments and Testing New Careers - 6 Ways to get Reassurance that your new career is right for you12/17/2018
    1:07:34
  138. 146.
    Why Jobs with Jay-Z and Allen Iverson Don’t Equal Career Happiness12/10/2018
    45:48
  139. 147.
    What to Do When You’ve Outgrown Your Company [Live Coaching Call]12/03/2018
    1:03:23
  140. 148.
    Why You Don't Even Know Perfectionism is Holding You Back11/26/2018
    1:02:49
  141. 149.
    Using Strengths and Anti-strengths to Find a Career Made for You11/19/2018
    39:06
  142. 150.
    How Perseverance Put Dan on the Phone with Tony Robbins11/12/2018
    43:46
  143. 151.
    BONUS: What it's really like to become a career coach11/06/2018
    38:39
  144. 152.
    How Kristy Celebrated Small Victories on the Way to Her Dream Career11/05/2018
    41:01
  145. 153.
    Why You Should Step Outside the Bounds of Your College Major10/29/2018
    34:13
  146. 154.
    How Career Change at 35 is Different than at 25 (or even 45 or 55)10/22/2018
    50:18
  147. 155.
    Reach Out of Your Comfort Zone10/15/2018
    44:10
  148. 156.
    3 Ways to Turn the Work You Love Into Your Full-time Role10/08/2018
    29:50
  149. 157.
    How Linnea Leaped 4 Titles in Only 6 Months10/01/2018
    28:04
  150. 158.
    How to be yourself during an interview09/24/2018
    52:37
  151. 159.
    Choosing a Business Recipe That Works for You09/17/2018
    1:01:27
  152. 160.
    Why You Should Rip Up Your 5-Year Plan09/10/2018
    43:33
  153. 161.
    Designing a Clarity Inducing Sabbatical09/03/2018
    32:40
  154. 162.
    Do I need to accept less pay when I pivot?08/27/2018
    50:59
  155. 163.
    Avoid the application black hole; guaranteed08/20/2018
    28:42
  156. 164.
    6 Figures to $0: Listen in on a Coaching Call08/13/2018
    55:32
  157. 165.
    Reverse Engineering Impossible Situations08/06/2018
    57:50
  158. 166.
    Should I Quit My Job? How to Know if it's OK.07/30/2018
    44:17
  159. 167.
    The Four Tendencies: A Personality Test to Transform Your Career07/23/2018
    40:48
  160. 168.
    Using Signature Strengths to make your life more enjoyable07/16/2018
    27:27
  161. 169.
    Unusual Must Hear Advice from 6 Successful Career Changers07/09/2018
    16:13
  162. 170.
    Why Careers That Help Others Might Not Be Fulfilling for You07/02/2018
    1:10:57
  163. 171.
    I want to create a life for myself not just a job06/25/2018
    55:47
  164. 172.
    Breaking Down the Difficulties of Career Change with Lisa Lewis06/18/2018
    48:28
  165. 173.
    What if you were the only thing standing in your way from a better career?06/11/2018
    40:56
  166. 174.
    A Private Conversation: Our own perfectionism on the HTYC team and how we handle it.06/04/2018
    32:18
  167. 175.
    How Career Change at 20 is Different than 30 (or even 40 and 50)05/28/2018
    52:04
  168. 176.
    Contacting Hard to Reach People and Getting them to want to help you with Darrah Brustein05/21/2018
    41:38
  169. 177.
    What would you do if you weren’t in your current career?05/14/2018
    47:49
  170. 178.
    Dan Pink - Why following passion alone doesn’t work for your career05/07/2018
    43:51
  171. 179.
    Turning Your Passions into your Career with Christie Mims04/30/2018
    42:27
  172. 180.
    Become Unhackable with Kary Oberbrunner04/23/2018
    42:18
  173. 181.
    Why You Don’t Even Know Perfectionism is Holding You Back04/16/2018
    1:05:59
  174. 182.
    If Willpower doesn’t work, what does?04/09/2018
    42:04
  175. 183.
    How having Awkward Conversations can Completely Change Your Life in Surprising Ways04/02/2018
    26:31
  176. 184.
    Making complicated career decisions insanely simple03/26/2018
    1:02:09
  177. 185.
    From Employee to Consultant: How an introvert used her experience to get more pay and autonomy03/19/2018
    38:54
  178. 186.
    Careers for Creative People03/12/2018
    22:06
  179. 187.
    Multipotentialite: How to Be Everything With Emilie Wapnick03/05/2018
    45:43
  180. 188.
    Reach Out of Your Comfort Zone02/26/2018
    43:39
  181. 189.
    Get Unstuck, Find a New Career Path02/19/2018
    36:35
  182. 190.
    Why Vulnerability is the Greatest Job Search Hack02/12/2018
    42:35
  183. 191.
    How to be yourself during an interview02/05/2018
    53:53
  184. 192.
    Focus on creating a purposeful life, and everything else will fall into place01/29/2018
    58:00
  185. 193.
    Give Yourself Permission To Unlock Your Fullest Potential01/22/2018
    57:58
  186. 194.
    How To Confidently Land Your Dream Job01/15/2018
    48:35
  187. 195.
    How to Live Authentically in Your Career01/08/2018
    52:20
  188. 196.
    How to Reframe your future in the New Year01/01/2018
    53:56
  189. 197.
    How to Start a Side Hustle with Chris Guillebeau12/25/2017
    36:24
  190. 198.
    Connect with Anyone Using Introductions12/18/2017
    31:53
  191. 199.
    How to Fight Burn Out at Work12/11/2017
    58:02
  192. 200.
    When Staying in Your Job is Holding you Back from Happiness12/04/2017
    48:24

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