An Interview with Melissa Llarena
By Melissa Llarena
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Welcome to “An Interview with Melissa Llarena” the podcast for executives who go after what they want with curiosity, creativity, and courage. Hi. I’m Melissa. I'm a career strategist. I want to help you shift YOUR focus from landing a job at a Fortune 500 company to finally figuring out how you can build YOUR own billion-dollar career. A billion-dollar career is one where you are in control of your destiny rather than one where an employer limits your career decisions. A career that let's you explore your potential -- fully. Sounds good? Then press play...
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Melissa did a great job in asking the questions people want to hear answers to. I especially liked how she picked their brain which lead to stories about how they reached their desired goals. Thus leading to refreshing, candid and insightful interviews.
Where Informative Meets Intelligence
Candid advice, interesting stories, and poignant questions designed to help YOU land your dream job. It leaves me craving more!
The Best Interview Questions
Leave it to Melissa to to come up with the questions that would leave someone shocked over how they can articulate their gifts and how they show up in the world as the best version of themselves. The interview with Jacques Slade is VERY powerful.. I'm pretty sure he shared some personal things that he did not plan on sharing...but as I said, leave it to Melissa to navigate a conversation that will get a person to shine on!