Work with Marty Nemko http://kalw.org en Children's Picture Books with Lessons for Adults http://kalw.org/post/childrens-picture-books-lessons-adults <p>We often grow, not from fat books, but from simple stories. Among the simplest are children's picture books. On the July 27, 2014 edition of <em>Work with Marty Nemko,</em> I read aloud children's picture books that embed interesting career and life issues for adults.</p> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 16:40:05 +0000 mnemko 46839 at http://kalw.org Metaphors to Help Your Career + Should You Retire? http://kalw.org/post/metaphors-help-your-career-should-you-retire <p>On the July 20, 2014 edition of <em>Work with Marty Nemko</em>, I offer 13 metaphors to help your career, 10 questions to help you decide if and when to retire, and invite you to call in for a <i>3-Minute Workover.</i></p><p><i><em>Work with Marty&nbsp;Nemko</em>&nbsp;</i>is heard every Sunday from 11 AM to noon on&nbsp;KALW, 91.7 FM in the San Francisco Bay Area and worldwide on kalw.org. The podcast is available for a week on the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.npr.org/rss/podcast/podcast_detail.php?siteId=148477971">NPR site</a>&nbsp;and in perpetuity on this page.</p> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 23:38:28 +0000 mnemko 46488 at http://kalw.org Careers in Hair, Makeup, and Skin Care http://kalw.org/post/careers-hair-makeup-and-skin-care <p>On the July 13, 2014 edition of <em>Work with Marty Nemko,</em> my wife, Barbara Nemko and discuss careers as a hair stylist, esthetician, etc.&nbsp; Plus, as usual, you can call in for a <em>3-Minute Workover</em>. Whatever career conundrum is besetting you or someone you love, I usually can help.</p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 21:30:00 +0000 Marty Nemko 43785 at http://kalw.org Where Are the Energy Jobs Today and Tomorrow? http://kalw.org/post/where-are-energy-jobs-today-and-tomorrow <p>On the June 29, 2014 edition of <em>Work with Marty Nemko</em>, the main topic: today's and tomorrow's energy jobs. I'll discuss that with California Institute for Energy and Environment Co-Director, Merwin Brown.</p><p>Plus, as usual, you can call in for a&nbsp;<i>3-Minute Workover. </i>Whatever career conundrum is besetting you or someone you love, I can usually help you take at least a baby step forward.</p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 21:31:00 +0000 Marty Nemko 43672 at http://kalw.org Is it Ever Appropriate for Employers to Drug-Test Employees? http://kalw.org/post/it-ever-appropriate-employers-drug-test-employees <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On the June 15, 2014 edition of&nbsp;</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Work with Marty&nbsp;Nemko: M</em>any people accept that employers have the right to drug-test employees and prospective employees. But there are two sides to the issue.</p><p>My wife, Barbara Nemko, and I will do a switch-sides-in-the-middle debate. In the first half of the debate, I'll argue that employers--with some limitations--should have that right. In the middle of the debate, I'll take the position that employers don't have that right, ever.</p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 21:31:00 +0000 Marty Nemko 43783 at http://kalw.org