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My Grads Get Jobs Podcast

Krista Parkinson

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My Grads Get Jobs Podcast

My Grads Get Jobs Podcast

Krista Parkinson

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Krista Parkinson sits down with entertainment industry professionals to find out what they do, how they do it, and how her grads can do it, too.

Latest Episodes

Episode 016 - How to Land a Job in Hollywood and Launch a Career

ERecently, I had the great pleasure of being interviewed by two-time Emmy Award-winning reporter, Elizabeth Espinosa. Elizabeth and I ended up discussing many of the finer points of how to land a job in Hollywood and launch a career. And after listening back to my interview with Elizabeth, I felt absolutely compelled to share it. So, sit back, relax, and enjoy my super-informative conversation with the very awesome Elizabeth Espinosa.

12 min2018 FEB 23
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Episode 016 - How to Land a Job in Hollywood and Launch a Career

Episode 015 - Corey Palent

ERecently, I sat down with one of my besties, who also happens to be a Co-Executive Producer on the Ellen Show, Corey Palent.

19 min2018 FEB 16
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Episode 015 - Corey Palent

Episode 014 - How to Become a Networking Ninja

ERecently, I was a guest speaker at UCLA, where I spoke in great detail about one of the most essential skills required to launch, build, and maintain a successful career: networking.

15 min2018 FEB 9
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Episode 014 - How to Become a Networking Ninja

Episode 013 - Allen Maldonado

EAllen Maldonado, actor and entrepreneur, talks about instinct, seizing opportunity, and his new app"Everybody Digital".

31 min2018 FEB 2
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Episode 013 - Allen Maldonado

Episode 012 - Mike McCusker

EMike McCusker, Oscar-nominated film editor, discusses the business of being a film editor, how he transitioned from being an assistant, and why the software you edit on is irrelevant.

27 min2018 JAN 26
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Episode 012 - Mike McCusker

Episode 011 - Danny Sussman

EDanny Sussman, talent manager at Brillstein Entertainment Partners, discusses the key differences between an agent and a manager, the importance of knowing how to treat people regardless of their level on the food chain, and the power of asking for help at the beginning of a career.

17 min2018 JAN 19
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Episode 011 - Danny Sussman

Episode 010 - Ellen Goldsmith

EEllen Goldsmith, SVP of HR at Fremantle Media, discusses the do’s and don’ts of resume writing; the qualities she looks for in a potential hire, as well as an introduction to Fremantle’s internship program.

18 min2016 JUL 9
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Episode 010 - Ellen Goldsmith

Episode 009 - Jim Parkinson

EJim Parkinson, lawyer and author, has spoken to over 22,000 students, including undergraduates at Stanford, Notre Dame, and UCLA, as part of his tours with his book “Autodidactic.” In this episode, Jim sits down with Krista Parkinson to discuss the art of networking, how introverts can break out of their shell, and the importance of character. For more information on Jim Parkinson, visit: http://www.takingpersonalresponsibility.com. To purchase Autodidactic: Self-taught, visit: http://www.mygradsgetjobs.com/autodidactic/

21 min2016 JUN 24
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Episode 009 - Jim Parkinson

Episode 008 - Megen Sterba

EKnowing how to pivot in this business is crucial. And Megen Sterba's career has flourished as a direct result of just that. If you're attached to the idea of working just one role in this business, Megen's story is bound to expand your mind—and career possibilities—big time. Enjoy!

25 min2016 JUN 3
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Episode 008 - Megen Sterba

Episode 007 - Mike Dow

EKrista Parkinson sits down with television writer, Mike Dow, currently co-executive producer on "Young & Hungry." Mike shares some inspiring stories, including his time on "Bing Bang Theory" and some lucky breaks in the business, one of them being the YouTube video that got him the attention of HBO and Mr. Steven Spielberg.

24 min2016 MAY 20
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Episode 007 - Mike Dow

Latest Episodes

Episode 016 - How to Land a Job in Hollywood and Launch a Career

ERecently, I had the great pleasure of being interviewed by two-time Emmy Award-winning reporter, Elizabeth Espinosa. Elizabeth and I ended up discussing many of the finer points of how to land a job in Hollywood and launch a career. And after listening back to my interview with Elizabeth, I felt absolutely compelled to share it. So, sit back, relax, and enjoy my super-informative conversation with the very awesome Elizabeth Espinosa.

12 min2018 FEB 23
Comments
Episode 016 - How to Land a Job in Hollywood and Launch a Career

Episode 015 - Corey Palent

ERecently, I sat down with one of my besties, who also happens to be a Co-Executive Producer on the Ellen Show, Corey Palent.

19 min2018 FEB 16
Comments
Episode 015 - Corey Palent

Episode 014 - How to Become a Networking Ninja

ERecently, I was a guest speaker at UCLA, where I spoke in great detail about one of the most essential skills required to launch, build, and maintain a successful career: networking.

15 min2018 FEB 9
Comments
Episode 014 - How to Become a Networking Ninja

Episode 013 - Allen Maldonado

EAllen Maldonado, actor and entrepreneur, talks about instinct, seizing opportunity, and his new app"Everybody Digital".

31 min2018 FEB 2
Comments
Episode 013 - Allen Maldonado

Episode 012 - Mike McCusker

EMike McCusker, Oscar-nominated film editor, discusses the business of being a film editor, how he transitioned from being an assistant, and why the software you edit on is irrelevant.

27 min2018 JAN 26
Comments
Episode 012 - Mike McCusker

Episode 011 - Danny Sussman

EDanny Sussman, talent manager at Brillstein Entertainment Partners, discusses the key differences between an agent and a manager, the importance of knowing how to treat people regardless of their level on the food chain, and the power of asking for help at the beginning of a career.

17 min2018 JAN 19
Comments
Episode 011 - Danny Sussman

Episode 010 - Ellen Goldsmith

EEllen Goldsmith, SVP of HR at Fremantle Media, discusses the do’s and don’ts of resume writing; the qualities she looks for in a potential hire, as well as an introduction to Fremantle’s internship program.

18 min2016 JUL 9
Comments
Episode 010 - Ellen Goldsmith

Episode 009 - Jim Parkinson

EJim Parkinson, lawyer and author, has spoken to over 22,000 students, including undergraduates at Stanford, Notre Dame, and UCLA, as part of his tours with his book “Autodidactic.” In this episode, Jim sits down with Krista Parkinson to discuss the art of networking, how introverts can break out of their shell, and the importance of character. For more information on Jim Parkinson, visit: http://www.takingpersonalresponsibility.com. To purchase Autodidactic: Self-taught, visit: http://www.mygradsgetjobs.com/autodidactic/

21 min2016 JUN 24
Comments
Episode 009 - Jim Parkinson

Episode 008 - Megen Sterba

EKnowing how to pivot in this business is crucial. And Megen Sterba's career has flourished as a direct result of just that. If you're attached to the idea of working just one role in this business, Megen's story is bound to expand your mind—and career possibilities—big time. Enjoy!

25 min2016 JUN 3
Comments
Episode 008 - Megen Sterba

Episode 007 - Mike Dow

EKrista Parkinson sits down with television writer, Mike Dow, currently co-executive producer on "Young & Hungry." Mike shares some inspiring stories, including his time on "Bing Bang Theory" and some lucky breaks in the business, one of them being the YouTube video that got him the attention of HBO and Mr. Steven Spielberg.

24 min2016 MAY 20
Comments
Episode 007 - Mike Dow
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