The Rainmaker Podcast

How To Turn A Major Career Setback Into A Comeback with AJ Wilcox

November 15, 2023 Veronica Romney Episode 60
The Rainmaker Podcast
How To Turn A Major Career Setback Into A Comeback with AJ Wilcox
Show Notes

How do you handle reaching the pinnacle of your career, only to find yourself unexpectedly let go? In this episode, we sit down with AJ Wilcox, a remarkable marketer who, just like many of us, found himself on an unexpectedly unique path. AJ shares his experiences running the largest LinkedIn ads account, successfully generating top-tier leads for his sales team for over two years. But, there's a twist – he was fired by the very boss he had personally trained.

Our conversation explores the crucial themes of advocating your worth and self-promotion, shedding light on the significance of recognizing and communicating your value in the professional world. AJ takes us through the twists and turns of his career, transitioning from a Rainmaker for others to becoming a Marketing Owner for himself.

Join us as we uncover AJ Wilcox's inspiring journey, from career peaks to unexpected detours, and discover the valuable lessons he learned along the way.

Learn more about AJ Wilcox:

AJ Wilcox is a LinkedIn Ads pro who founded, THE LinkedIn Ads agency, in 2014. He's managed over $150M in spend on the platform, they're official LinkedIn partners, he's host of the LinkedIn Ads Show podcast, and has managed 5 of the world’s top 10 LinkedIn Ads accounts. He's a ginger & triathlete. He lives in Utah with his beautiful wife and 5 adorable kids, and his company car is a wicked-fast gokart.

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