Episode 69

69. The Best Ways to Avoid Bad Managers in Your Career And Job Search

Published on: 21st February, 2024

Ever feel like you're stuck under the thumb of a manager that just doesn't get it?

Today, we're diving deep into what makes a bad manager and how you can steer clear of them in your career. Dr. Jasmine drops some wisdom on how to spot those red flags early and the tell-tale signs your boss might be hindering rather than helping your growth.

In this episode, you'll gain valuable strategies for your job search and learn how to ask the right questions that reveal whether a manager is right for you and your career path.


In today's episode, we cover the following:

  • How pivotal good leaders are for our growth
  • Qualities that make a bad leader
  • Getting clear on what kind of leader you want to lead you
  • Become the interviewer during your job search
  • The 3 things you need to know to avoid a lousy manager


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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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