Is a Diplomatic Career for you?



There is almost a sense of mysticism when thinking of some of the amazing activities diplomats get up to. There are a lot of common stereotypes and misconceptions on the roles that diplomats play and all the amazing things they get up to around the around. Many times, simply the very idea of travel and living on the government’s dime is enough for people wanting to pursue a diplomatic career. But is that enough?

In this podcast, hosted by Talyn Rahman-Figueroa (CEO) talks about all the trappings that come along with a diplomatic career and provides top tips to support diplomats on the long-run.

Grassroot Diplomat Talks is the monthly podcast produced by Grassroot Diplomat, discussing the practices of diplomacy and international relations in today's modern world. Further information can be found on:


  • Learn another side of diplomacy that you might be aware of

  • The reality versus the expectations of the role diplomats play can be very different

  • How counselling and coaching can help diplomats go the extra mile

  • See what you can learn about yourself when applying your career to your personal brand