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The Be Herd Podcast

The Be Herd Podcast

By Blake Herder

The Be Herd Podcast is dedicated to shedding light on work challenges, promoting good people, offering helpful tips, resources and more. Host: Blake Herder, VP of Client Services at ATN Event Staffing.

If you have ideas for future episodes or would like to be a guest, please let Blake know. You can e-mail him at bherder@atneventstaffing.com or DM on LinkedIn www.linkedin.com/in/blakeherder/
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Covid-19 Job Search 101 (Part 2) with Experiential Pro Jon Anderson

The Be Herd PodcastApr 22, 2020

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Employee Resource Groups with George P. Johnson’s Erica Wiggins and Cody Eastman

Employee Resource Groups with George P. Johnson’s Erica Wiggins and Cody Eastman

A must listen episode with two great humans at GPJ! We talk all about Employee Resource Groups, DEI and more. Thanks for tuning in to the BeHerd Podcast.
Sep 10, 202147:22
Diversify The Stage with Founder Noelle Scaggs
Apr 08, 202135:11
Go Live Together: The Anniversary Episode
Mar 29, 202141:50
Something New At 52 with Brad Penman

Something New At 52 with Brad Penman

Regardless of your age or career situation, you need to hear the inspiring, honest and educational story about how Brad left a company he started 27 years ago (The Marketing Arm). He shares his journey, what worked for him, what didn’t and some of his strategies in finding his next and final job. Way to go, Brad! We’re all rooting for you and The Title Girl!
Mar 24, 202136:39
Experiences For The Win with TaylorMade Golf’s Shaun Rezachek 🏌️‍♂️

Experiences For The Win with TaylorMade Golf’s Shaun Rezachek 🏌️‍♂️

Imagine finding the job that’s “TaylorMade” just for you. Well, that’s what Shaun’s situation is as Senior Manager of Experiential at TaylorMade Golf. Tune in as we talk about their world class fitting experiences and what makes the company great from the employee and customer perspectives. I especially loved Shaun’s all time favorite golf memory. I’m not crying, you’re crying. 😂 Thanks for tuning in everyone!

Mar 18, 202144:49
GPS (Good People Spotlight) with Seth Freed

GPS (Good People Spotlight) with Seth Freed

The GPS episodes will be a shorter episode format dedicated to spotlighting the amazing people in live events, experiential, sponsorships etc. that are looking for their next opportunity (damn you covid). Tune in for our first GPS for a delightful and positive conversation with Philly’s own Seth Freed. He had me hooked once he dropped that his first job was at a rap label. 🎤🔥🤩
Mar 12, 202126:09
Work Connectivity with Elizabeth Kinsey from Slack

Work Connectivity with Elizabeth Kinsey from Slack

Do you love staying in the loop? Are you feeling too connected some days? Zoom burn out? Where ever you fall on the spectrum, you’ll enjoy my conversation with Elizabeth Kinsey from Slack. I nicknamed her the Queen of Connectivity - you’ll see why.
Mar 10, 202140:09
I’m In Love With Experiential Marketing with guest Adam Weiss

I’m In Love With Experiential Marketing with guest Adam Weiss

Enjoying your career is so important to a happy life. Well, there is no career love lacking with our friend Adam Weiss. He lives for events and experiential marketing. We talk all about how he got started in events, why he loves it so much and so much more. Thanks for listening, as always!

Feb 25, 202150:26
The Long Game with our guest Tom Bogdansky

The Long Game with our guest Tom Bogdansky

Some of us can’t imagine working at one spot for more than 28 weeks, or days even. How about 28 years for our new friend Tom! He’s a 40 year industry vet with amazing stories and infectiously positive attitude. You’ll be on the edge of your seat listening to him tell us how he landed his first event job... and how he found himself backstage for Van Halen and Springsteen. What are you waiting for? Stop reading this description and get listening why don’t ya?
Feb 05, 202149:10
Sports Marketing with David Meslar at Under Armour

Sports Marketing with David Meslar at Under Armour

You’ll be glued to this inside look at sports marketing with Under Armour’s David Meslar.  He's giving away (3) UA SPORTSMASKS to lucky listeners.  Details on Blake Herder's LinkedIn Page here:  https://www.linkedin.com/in/blakeherder/ 

Oct 05, 202040:59
All Things Sales with Jay Menashe

All Things Sales with Jay Menashe

Annoying sales people are just about the worst, am I right? Sometimes it’s difficult to know where the line is between supportive and stalker, but Jay definitely has the balance figured out. Tune in to hear all about his candy selling days, tips on LinkedIn and so much more. Thanks for listening!
Sep 02, 202039:23
The TRUTH about working from home with Bradley LaPaugh

The TRUTH about working from home with Bradley LaPaugh

You definitely don’t want to miss out on this episode where we talk all about the highs and lows of working from home. Thanks for tuning in!
Aug 27, 202033:34
Staying Positive During Uncertain Times with Robin Kleban

Staying Positive During Uncertain Times with Robin Kleban

Having trouble keeping yourself in a positive mindset these days? You’re not alone. Hear what Robin and GPJ have been doing to keep everyone informed and as positive as they can be during this difficult time.
Jul 24, 202048:58
Teamwork Makes The Dream Work with Will Hoven

Teamwork Makes The Dream Work with Will Hoven

What a fun and educational conversation with Will Hoven in NYC. We talk all about teamwork, communication, networking and much more. Great dude, I know you’ll agree with me on that. Thanks for tuning in.
Jul 24, 202036:56
LinkedIn, Networking and a Positive Outlook on Covid Times with Joey Catrino

LinkedIn, Networking and a Positive Outlook on Covid Times with Joey Catrino

You don’t want to miss episode 10!! Joey Catrino and I went from strangers to fast friends. Lots of helpful tips on how to navigate LinkedIn, word clouds and so much more. Thanks for tuning in!
Jul 17, 202044:45
Networking: No Payne, No Gain

Networking: No Payne, No Gain

On episode 9 we chat with Jennifer Payne, Account Director and all around class act. You don’t want to miss our conversation!
Jul 14, 202044:20
Brand Marketing Insights with Laura Bishop

Brand Marketing Insights with Laura Bishop

On episode 8 we interview brand marketing hot shot Laura Bishop.
Jul 07, 202037:54
True Story: Covid-19 Job Search Success

True Story: Covid-19 Job Search Success

Ashley Gullickson speaks about her covid lay-off and how she battled back and secured a new role.
Jun 01, 202034:06
The Human Side of HR (and recruiting) with 25 year veteran Maria Agostinelli

The Human Side of HR (and recruiting) with 25 year veteran Maria Agostinelli

On episode 6 we answer all your burning questions on the screening and hiring process.  Job search tips, resume no-no’s, thank you notes and more!

The Be Herd Podcast is powered by ATN Event Staffing.  Check out our website at www.atneventstaffing.com!! Stay safe everyone.

May 15, 202038:01
Covid-19 Job Search 101 (Part 2) with Experiential Pro Jon Anderson

Covid-19 Job Search 101 (Part 2) with Experiential Pro Jon Anderson

Episode 5, we speak with Jon Anderson and his current approach to landing a new opportunity post Covid-19. A must listen to anyone who has been effected or might become effected.
Apr 22, 202057:53
Covid-19 Job Search 101 (Part 1) with Brand and Agency black belt, Alex Querna

Covid-19 Job Search 101 (Part 1) with Brand and Agency black belt, Alex Querna

On Episode 4, we chat with Alex Querna who joins us from Los Angeles. Alex has had an outstanding event career on both the brand and agency side. Unfortunately, Alex was laid off due to Covid-19. Alex provides insights on how he's navigating the process, offers up tips, job resources and more!
Apr 13, 202049:45
Tour Life with 18 year veteran Kevin Tichenor

Tour Life with 18 year veteran Kevin Tichenor

On Episode 3, we speak with Kevin Tichenor who is an 18 year professional Tour Manager. There's not much Kevin hasn't done or seen out there. Listen in on what it's like to be a Tour Manager (challenges, tips, travel hacks and more). Thanks for tuning in to the Be Herd podcast!
Apr 10, 202046:54
New Agency Ownership with Matt Black at GEAUX Experiential

New Agency Ownership with Matt Black at GEAUX Experiential

On Episode 2, we speak with 20+ year industry veteran Matt Black about new agency ownership. Matt recently started GEAUX Experiential based in Atlanta, GA. Tune in to hear how Matt/GEAUX are navigating these difficult times.
Apr 08, 202045:28
Freelancing 101 with 10 year freelancer pro Paulina

Freelancing 101 with 10 year freelancer pro Paulina

On Episode 1,  we speak with Paulina about all things freelancing. She’s been in the event/experiential industry for over 15 years, 10 of which were freelancing for a variety of different agencies. Hope you enjoy!

Mar 28, 202041:30