WorkInCulture JobBoard Success Stories Podcasts

Trying to find or fill a position in the art and culture sector? If you are a job seeker or employer listen to these podcasts for advice on how to secure a position as an artist, creative, or cultural worker and or how to attract qualified candidates.
If you have a JobBoard success story or job searching or hiring advice that you'd like to share in a podcast please contact briannediangelo(at)

Podcast 012:
A Path to Positive Leadership in the Arts

Date: April 26, 2021
Listen to Trudy Schroeder, OM

Podcast 011:
Making Remote Work Work at TIFF

Date: November 30, 2020
Listen to Melina Sevilla from Toronto International Film Festival


Podcast 010:
Success is a Scribble When You’re Doing It Yourself

Date: September 28, 2020
Listen to Ivy Pan from York Region Arts Council


Podcast 009:
When the Going Gets Tough, the Calm Get Going

Date: August 31, 2020
Listen to Ruth Cumberbatch from fundraise[dot]calm


Podcast 008:
Pivoting with the Times

Date: June 29, 2020
Listen to Tim Walker from Harbourfront Centre


Podcast 007:
There's No Place Like Working from Home

Date: May 25, 2020
Listen to Kimberly Gibson from Reason One.


Podcast 006:
Employer and New Employee Share Their Stories

Date: February 24, 2020
Listen to Danny Shelton and Rachel Robbins from TO Live.

Podcast 005:
Managing the Challenges of Switching Careers

Date: January 27, 2020
Listen to filmmaker and branding specialist, Amen Jafri


Podcast 004: 
Finding Work as an Emerging Cultural Worker

Date: Nov 25, 2019
Listen to Emily Jung to hear how she's job searching in the sector.

Podcast 003: 
Recognize the Importance of Transferable Skills

Date: Oct 28, 2019
Listen to Colin Frotten from the Toronto School of Dance Theatre to hear how to connect the dots from one job to another.


Podcast 002: 
How to "Show Up and Show Out" as a Musician

Date: Sept 30, 2019
Thinking about becoming a performer? Listen to Bridgette Anderson's success story and find out what it's like to be in the music scene. 

Podcast 001: 
The Career Trajectory of an Art Administrator + Advice on How to Find Work in the Sector

Date: Aug 26, 2019
Find out how art administrator, Nadine Haddad, secured a position at the Toronto Arts Foundation by using the WorkInCulture JobBoard. Get advice on how you can receive requests for interviews and applications from candidates.