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Jack Molisani

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Jack Molisani

Content Strategy Insights

Finding the right job in the content strategy field has always been a challenge, and it's getting harder as computers take over more of the applicant screening process. Changes in the industry - especially the convergence of technical and marketing communication duties - also mean that you you have to be proactive about managing your career, even if you aren't job hunting. Jack Molisani knows how to navigate this challenging landscape. He is both the principal of a staffing agency that focuses on content talent and the organizer of the LavaCon content strategy conference. https://ellessmedia.com/csi/jack-molisani-2/

29mins

19 Oct 2021

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S2E2 Acing That Job Interview with Jack Molisani

Inside Tech Comm with Zohra Mutabanna

In the first episode, Jack Molisani and I talked about how to spruce up your resume. We continue our conversation to discover how to interview for success.  Landing that next gig depends as much on your attitude and experience as it does on how you present yourself at the interview.  Jack Molisani shares secrets about how to be a hit at a content interview. We ponder these questions:How do I prep for an interview?What are some creative ways in which you can steer a conversation?How do you brand and position yourself for a successful interview?If these questions intrigue you, then this conversation has more hidden nuggets that you will want to discover and apply.  Happy Job Hunting!!Guest BioJack Molisani is an STC Fellow, a member of the STC Nominating Committee, and the President of ProSpring Technical Staffing, an employment agency specializing in content professionals (both contract and perm): https://ProspringStaffing.comHe’s also the author of Be The Captain of Your Career: A New Approach to Career Planning and Advancement, which hit #5 on Amazon’s Career and Resume Best Seller list.Jack also produces The LavaCon Conference on Content Strategy and TechComm Management, which will be virtual this year in October: https://LavaCon.org

31mins

8 Sep 2021

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S2E1 Recruiter Tips for a Killer Resume with Jack Molisani

Inside Tech Comm with Zohra Mutabanna

Season 2 - Job Search and Career AdvancementAren't we always looking for those amazing tips that can improve our chances of getting our next big gig? It all starts with that critical document  - the resume. In this debut episode of Season 2, Jack Molisani shares some great insights into the dos and don'ts of things to put on your resume. Some things that we cover:What is an objective versus a summary, and when do you use one or the other?When do you use a functional versus a chronological resume?How do you get the experience and show it on your resume if you are switching careers?Listen to the episode to find a hidden gift. You don't want to miss it. Guest BioJack Molisani is an STC Fellow, a member of the STC Nominating Committee, and the President of ProSpring Technical Staffing, an employment agency specializing in content professionals (both contract and perm): https://ProspringStaffing.comHe’s also the author of Be The Captain of Your Career: A New Approach to Career Planning and Advancement, which hit #5 on Amazon’s Career and Resume Best Seller list.Jack also produces The LavaCon Conference on Content Strategy and TechComm Management, which will be virtual this year in October: https://LavaCon.org

43mins

27 Aug 2021

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Jack Molisani Shares Insights on Content Strategy and LavaCon UX 2020

Content Matters

Jack Molisani is the Executive Director of the LavaCon Conference on Content Strategy. LavaCon has been taking place since 1998, bringing together content professionals from across the globe to share insights and best practices and develop lasting professional relationships.This is the first year LavaCon will be virtual (like so many other conferences) and Molisani has created a conference that still feels as personal as being there live. His goal is to help people "find their tribe." We talked about the conference and the effects of going virtual, as well as the trends he's seeing across the content strategy and technical communications industry.

40mins

14 Oct 2020

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Jack Molisani on Trends in Technical Communication

10-Minute Tech Comm

Jack Molisani, Strategy President at ProSpring Technical Staffing, talks about how job titles in technical communication are changing, and how you can cater your resume to these new titles. He also previews LavaCon (https://lavacon.org/2020/), a virtual content strategy conference coming up from October 25-28, 2020. 10-Minute Tech Comm listeners can get $100 off registration with the promo code #TeamWeber. Follow @TechCommUAH or email Ryan Weber at ryan.weber@uah.edu for more information about the show.

27mins

11 Sep 2020

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Find Your Tribe Then Make A Difference with Jack Molisani of ProSpring Technical Staffing

Knowledgebase Ninjas

Full show notes here: https://document360.io/blog/find-your-tribe-then-make-a-difference-with-jack-molisani-of-prospring-technical-staffing/If you enjoyed this episode then please either: Subscribe, rate and review on Apple PodcastsFollow on Spotify

15mins

24 Jun 2020

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Jack Molisani

Content Strategy Insights

Jack Molisani really knows how to put on an engaging and edifying professional conference. He founded and organizes the LavaCon technical content strategy conference, which draws hundreds of content professionals to cities like New Orleans and Portland each year. Jack has experimented over the years with virtualizing parts of his conferences, and he shares in this episode his discoveries about how to run online events. https://ellessmedia.com/csi/jack-molisani/

31mins

30 Apr 2020

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Content Content podcast with Ed Marsh

Jack Molisani, president of ProSpring Staffing and Executive Director of The LavaCon Content Strategy Conference talks about technical communication hiring, rebranding, content strategy, and how he's seized opportunities his entire career.Mentioned in this episode:Episode 15 guest Jack MolisaniJack on TwitterJack's book: Be the Captain of Your Career: A New Approach to Career Planning and AdvancementAndrea AmesJoe GollnerGnostyxMisty WeaverAri Hoffman of MindtouchIndyCar Grand Prix of Long BeachProSpring StaffingThe LavaCon Content Strategy ConferenceEd on TwitterDrive your docs with data - 2017 CONDUIT conferenceSlideShare #LavaConSTC Philly Metro conference

24 Apr 2017