Fawn Germer is a badass adventurer who loves humanity and is loved back by many job seekers, friends, and family. She lives one hell of a life blazing trails where no one has gone before. A passionate swimmer, cyclist, and kayaker. She loves dogs and cats. She wrote books and spoke all over the world, inspiring millions of people to take risks, put their self-esteem issues in check, and dare to go for broke. Fawn’s newest book Coming Back is a practical guide for renewing or resuming your career.
Fawn Germer is also the best-selling author of nine books including the Oprah book, Hard Won Wisdom. She has been a keynote speaker for more than 80 Fortune 500 companies and was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize four times for her work as an investigative reporter. Fawn’s first book was rejected by every major publisher in the United States, but Fawn would not give up until it was the number one nonfiction bestseller that Oprah loved.
This interview with Fawn is a must-listen for jobseekers. For more actionable tips, get your hands on Fawn’s book Coming Back.
- Meet Fawn [2:20]
- Reasons why you didn’t get a job that has nothing to do with you as an individual [12:30]
- When you ask for help, people help you [19:25]
- Self-talk is a gift [22:45]