You’ve probably used YouTube to watch funny videos, listen to music or even to figure out how to do something. But, have you ever considered using YouTube for career advice?
Here are four of our favorite job and career coach YouTubers:
Also known as the 101 Mentor, Brian Yam seeks to help people build rewarding careers and better lives. His weekly videos cover topics ranging from college major choices to dating advice to interview tips. Yam’s videos are casual and conversational, and he often answers viewer’s questions. Also, he doesn’t shy away from less traditional, but intriguing, topics such as Do You Even Use Your College Degree at Work?
Cue’s Career focuses primarily on career exploration. In the videos, student interns interview young professionals about their jobs, their education, and their experiences. The channel covers a wide variety of occupations including furniture design, woodworking, manufacturing, optometry, recruiting, athletic field construction, hospitality, accounting, welding, and even pest control. If you’re not sure what you would like to do with your life, Cue Career could be a fantastic resource.
With over a million subscribers, Evan Carmichael is working to solve the world’s biggest problem: Untapped human potential. Many of Carmichael’s videos offer “rules for success” from famous people such as Warren Buffett, Tim Ferriss, Arianna Huffington, Steve Jobs, Barack Obama, Gwen Stefani, and Oprah Winfrey. If you’re looking for expert advice along with inspiration, Evan Carmichael’s channel is a top choice!
Lead by long-time career expert J.T. O’Donnel, Work It Daily provides job search, on the job and career advice. Her question and answer series, Well This Happened, addresses solutions to tricky problems including Asked a Question During an Interview and Didn’t Know the Answer and Was Promoted Over a Friend and Now He Resents Me. Work It Daily videos are catchy, informative and usually only three to five minutes long.
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