Episode 39

39. Is desperation killing your job search?

Published on: 26th April, 2023

Is your job search being fueled by urgency?

Girl, we need you to pump the breaks for a minute.

Being driven by urgency and desperation is so damn common when you need or want out and to move on to the next thing. HOWEVER, you put yourself at a HUGE risk of ignoring the red flags by not fully acknowledging your worth and simply accepting the first job offer that comes your way.

On today's solo episode, Dr. Jasmine spills the common reasons she sees her clients getting into a scarcity mindset and offers some empowering mindset shifts to put you back in the driver's seat of your career.

You deserve to get out of your toxic workplace and into one where you'll be able to grow and shine. So girl, let's go!


In today's episode, we cover the following:

  • Exciting updates on the Professional Quitters
  • Top reasons why desperation might be creeping up for you
  • The dangers of getting stuck in a scarcity mindset
  • Mindset shifts and techniques to manage any feelings of desperation


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Her Next Career Move
Helping women of color confidently make their next career move and get paid their worth.
Her next career move is the podcast igniting a movement to flood the workforce with dope women of color ready to claim it all. Through deep reflection, expert advice, and unfiltered storytelling, our host Dr. Jasmine Escalera will inspire and motivate you to take action toward owning your career. Take up space. Let your voice be heard. And always be nothing less than your dope self in every career space.

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