How to Make The Best Out of Your Career and Thrive in your 9-5 Job with Chris

How to Leverage Your Financial Habits in a 9-5 Career Path In today’s episode, we will speak to my friend Chris, from Saturday Financial. A popular topic on many blogs and podcasts (and here as well) are the stories of how people quit their jobs to become entrepreneurs or even retire in some cases. Now, … More How to Make The Best Out of Your Career and Thrive in your 9-5 Job with Chris

Why Erika Left her Prestigious Job to Launch her Own Startup

and How to Start your Successful Youtube Channel! Quick announcement: Today is this (crazy) year’s last podcast episode, the show will be back on in January. Enjoy this episode (Erika brought fantastic insights!) and feel free to stay in touch through social media or email jon@joneytalks.com 😀. In today’s episode, we will speak to my … More Why Erika Left her Prestigious Job to Launch her Own Startup

How To Align Your Career with Your Core Priorities with Lee

“You can’t cut your way to prosperity” In today’s episode, we will speak to my good friend Lee Huffman from the We Travel There podcast. We met through the Fincon community and I had the chance to be on his show as well to talk about Oslo (my first podcast ever!). Next to his podcast, Lee is … More How To Align Your Career with Your Core Priorities with Lee

Why Human Interaction Still Matters For Financial Advice with Brian

Hint: Money Is Still An Emotional Topic In This Digital Age In today’s episode, we will speak to my friend Brian Thorp from Wealthtender. After an extensive career working with global asset management, Brian founded his company Wealthtender with the aim of connecting people with the best fitting financial resource, educator, or advisor. We will … More Why Human Interaction Still Matters For Financial Advice with Brian

How to Stand Out In a Competitive Job Market with Rich

In today’s episode, we will speak to my friend Rich Jones from Paychecks & Balances. He has been working for about 12 years in recruitment and staffing in various companies and I thought it would be great to invite him on the show to discuss how one can stand out in a tough job market, especially now. We will discuss the current job market situation and Rich will provide great insights and tips for optimizing your LinkedIn profile so you can stand out as a job seeker even during these difficult times. … More How to Stand Out In a Competitive Job Market with Rich

A journey to FIRE and dealing with Wealth Guilt with Mrs. Miller

The FIRE (Financial Independent, Retire Early) movement has gained traction in the last 10 years and Mrs. Miller stumbled upon the movement a couple of years ago. This sparked her interest and as she started to read blogs and articles on the topic, she started to blog about her journey to FIRE on her blog http://www.millersonfire.com. We will talk about her journey, how she changed her spending habits over the years, and how she saves/invests her money. In the second part of the episode we also talk about the feeling of “Wealth Guilt”, Mrs. Miller is thriving in her career and her salary has increased over the years, nevertheless, when she reached a certain threshold, she started to feel guilty about doing so well financially. We discuss why this feeling kicked in and how to overcome it. … More A journey to FIRE and dealing with Wealth Guilt with Mrs. Miller

What I have learned at Fincon 2019 and how to network like a pro.

So yes, in May of this year I purchased my conference pass and flight ticket to the Fincon conference that was held in Washington D.C last week. Yup, I flew all the way from Europe to D.C. “just for that” (Ok, I extended my stay in the US with a little vacation as well). Anyway, … More What I have learned at Fincon 2019 and how to network like a pro.