The Outward Hire

A podcast about all things hiring.

About the show

A podcast about all things hiring. Each week Xavi Ablaza is joined by job seekers and hiring managers who share their stories and unique tips on the current hiring landscape.

Episodes

  • Episode 4: The Life of a Product Designer in the Philippines with Richard Parayno

    November 1st, 2020  |  52 mins 48 secs
    ai, conversational design, figma, online community, philippine talents, product design, product design philippines, user experience, ux design, web design

    Richard Parayno is the Product Designer of Makisu. He talks about his journey as a product designer, the importance of having a great network within the industry, and what it's like being a product designer in the Philippines.

  • Episode 3: The Story of a Student Freelance Designer in the Philippines with JJ Agcaoili

    October 12th, 2020  |  44 mins 56 secs
    3d modeling, design, design studio, filipino designers, freelance work, freelancing, freelancing in the philippines, graphic design

    JJ Agcaoili is a student designer from Stoko Design Studio, a Philippine based design group. He talks about how he started his passion and career in design, what it is like freelancing in the Philippines as a designer, and amazing advice on how to grow yourself as a designer.

  • Episode 2: Freelancing and Consulting While Job Searching with Daniel Wallen

    September 20th, 2020  |  51 mins 59 secs
    consulting, freelance, hiring process, internet architect, job hunt, job search, lambda school, lambda student, remote work

    Daniel Wallen is a freelance internet architect who shares his previous and current job search experience. Daniel runs a pet adoption website called tripets.com showing adoptable pets in the community in the tri cities of Tennessee while doing his job search.

  • Episode 1: Job Hunting During a Pandemic as an OPT Student with Ramona Arora

    September 5th, 2020  |  41 mins 2 secs
    hiring process, job application, job hunt, job search, opt student, opt student jobs, opt students

    Ramona is an OPT Student in San Francisco, CA. After being laid off due to the pandemic, she shares her story about how she found her current job at Touch of Modern, outreach strategies she made, and advice to other OPT Students.