Episode 09 — Staying Relevant To The Current Conversation with Lindsey Pollak

Posted on May 25, 2021.

Lindsey Pollak is a bestselling author and keynote speaker. In 2020, she was named on the Thinkers50 Radar List, which honors the top global management thinkers. Her work is shaping the future of how organizations are managed and led, and she is dedicated to helping employers nurture the kind of cultures that develop the diversity modern businesses need to succeed. 

Lindsey chats with Jeff Gothelf about why writing worked as an exit from the mainstream career track and its struggles, how being present in the conversation is equally important, and how to stay relevant to the current conversation to become forever employable.

You’ll hear Lindsey and Jeff Gothelf discuss:

How Lindsey got her startup into public speaking.

Following her interests and her skill sets while watching what was happening in the markets.

Being able to pivot and reposition to stay relevant. 

Doing the things that you love.

The challenges of writing despite all the connections and advantages Lindsey had. 

Having a big sister and RA approach to how she guides the millennial generation.

In the Forever Employable podcast, host Jeff Gothelf shares stimulating, impactful stories and interviews with successful professionals as he prepares to launch his new book. It is his aim to provide listeners with the actionable insights to take them from professionally fit to forever employable. 

Watch the full conversation with Lindsey and Jeff here.